What to Watch on Streaming – August

It’s August, which means there are plenty of new movies to stream on all your favorite streaming platforms! Below is a list of new movies to watch on various streaming platforms with some in bold based on my personal recommendations.


Available 8/1:
A Knight’s Tale
Acts of Violence
An Education
Being John Malkovich

Death at a Funeral
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Jurassic Park
Jurassic Park III
The Lost World: Jurassic Park
Mad Max (1979)
Mr. Deeds
Nights in Rodanthe
Ocean’s Thirteen
Ocean’s Twelve
Remember Me

The Ugly Truth

Almost Love – 8/2
Connected – 8/2
The Promise – 8/8 
We Summon the Darkness – 8/8 
Nightcrawler – 8/10 
Scary Movie 5 – 8/12 
Johnny English – 8/16 
Les Misérables (2012) – 8/16 
Casino Royale – 8/31
Quantum of Solace – 8/31

HBO Max:

Available 8/1:
10,000 BC 
All the President’s Men 
Altered States 
Bad Influence 
Barefoot in the Park 
Barkleys of Broadway 
Batman & Robin 
Batman Begins 
Batman Forever 
Batman Returns 
Bee Season 
Before Sunrise 
Before Sunset 

Biloxi Blues 
Blade Runner: The Final Cut 
Blue Crush 
Chariots of Fire 
Driving Miss Daisy 
Flying Down to Rio 
Flying Leathernecks 
Fool’s Gold 
Get on Up 
Go Tell It on the Mountain 
Grace Unplugged
Hard to Kill 
Highlander IV: Endgame 
Highlander: The Final Dimension 
House of Wax 
How to Be a Player 
Idiocracy (Extended Version) 
Interview with the Vampire 

Jeremiah Johnson 
Jim Thorpe: All-American 
Jojo Rabbit 
Kung Fu Panda 
Kung Fu Panda 2 
Leprechaun 2 
Leprechaun 3 
Leprechaun 4: In Space 
Leprechaun: Origins 
Love Field 
Lying And Stealing 
Martha Marcy May Marlene 
Marvin’s Room 
Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium 
Murder at 1600 
My Blue Heaven 
My Sister’s Keeper 
New Year’s Eve 
Ocean’s Eleven 
On Dangerous Ground 
On Golden Pond 
Raise the Titanic 
Romeo Must Die 
Savages (Unrated Version) 
Say It Isn’t So 
South Central 
Spy Game 
Steven Universe Movie 
Swing Time 
The Bear 
The Candidate 
The Change-Up (Unrated Version) 
The Dark Knight 
The Dishwasher 
The First Grader 
The First Wives Club 
The Fugitive 
The Gay Divorcee 
The Hindenburg 
The Long Kiss Goodnight 
The Lost Boys: The Thirst 
The Lost Boys: The Tribe (Unrated Version) 
The Marine (Unrated Version) 
The Mustang 
The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle 
They Live by Night 
Things Never Said 
Three Days of the Condor 
Time Bandits 
Top Hat 
Two Minutes of Fame 
Walk the Line (Extended Version) 
Wedding Crashers 

Without Limits 
Yes Man 

An American Pickle – 8/6 
Richard Jewell  – 8/8 
Birds Of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) – 8/15
Queen & Slim – 8/22
The Way Back – 8/29 


Available 8/1:
3:10 To Yuma
Four Weddings And A Funeral 
Margin Call 
My Bloody Valentine 
Rain Man 
Rustlers’ Rhapsody 
Something’s Gotta Give 
Spare Parts 
Spider-Man 3 
Steel Magnolias 
The Holiday 

Top Gun 

Dora And The Lost City Of Gold – 8/3
Arkansas – 8/5
The Peanut Butter Falcon – 8/6
Capone – 8/10

Hard Night Falling – 8/10
Lucky Day – 8/10
Bernie The Dolphin 2 – 8/14
The Cup – 8/18
Chemical Hearts – 8/21
The Legion – 8/22 
Primal – 8/31
The Courier – 8/31


Available 8/1:
3:10 to Yuma 
A Good Woman 
A Perfect Murder 
Cats & Dogs 
Child’s Play 
City Slickers 
City Slickers 2: The Legend of Curly’s Gold 
Company Business 
Death At A Funeral 
Elena Undone 
Four Weddings and a Funeral 
Free Fall 
Hurricane Bianca 
Just Charlie 
Margin Call
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World 
My Best Friend’s Wedding 
My Bloody Valentine 
Pit Stop 
Sleeping with the Enemy 
Sordid Lives 
Spare Parts 
Stanley & Iris 
Rain Man 
Rustlers’ Rhapsody
Stuck On You 
The Brothers McMullen 
The Last Stand 
The Saint 
Top Gun 
Up in the Air 
Were The World Mine 

Ordinary Love – 8/3 
Dora and the Lost City of Gold – 8/3
Slay the Dragon – 8/6
The Peanut Butter Falcon – 8/6
Hard Night Falling – 8/10
Lucky Day – 8/10
Monster’s Ball – 8/11
Alive And Kicking – 8/11
Bernie The Dolphin 2 – 8/14
Behind You – 8/16
The Cup – 8/18
Daffodils – 8/20
Unacknowledged – 8/20
The Roads Not Taken – 8/24
Casino Royale – 8/31
Primal – 8/31
Quantum of Solace – 8/31
The Courier – 8/31

Jacob is a film critic and co-founder of the Music City Drive-In. He is a member of the Music City Film Critics’ Association and specializes in the awards season. You can find him on Twitter @Tberry57.

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