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3 New Movie Recommendations


As many movies come out these days, it is easy to miss straight-to-streaming releases or relatively small movies. Often, these movies can be hidden gems, despite the popular opinion that straight-to-streaming releases aren’t great. Here are three new movies I believe to be a good watch if they ever show up on your streaming service.

Inside (2023)


Nemo, a high-end art thief, is trapped in a New York penthouse after his heist doesn’t go as planned. Locked inside with nothing but priceless works of art, he must use all his cunning and ingenuity to survive. –IMDb

This movie releases straight to Peacock and features Willem Dafoe slowly falling into insanity as he is trapped in a high-rise apartment with no way to escape. The setting in this is odd because it’s like a movie where someone gets stranded on an island or in nature, however it is in a rich person’s apartment that seems in no way unescapable. He is literally 6 inches of steel away from the outside world, but after trying everything, still cannot escape. Towards the end, the movie becomes haunting and leaves the audience on a really good cliffhanger.

Mad God (2022)


The Assassin travels through a nightmare underworld of tortured souls, ruined cities and wretched monstrosities forged from the primordial horrors of the unconscious mind of Phil Tippett, the world’s preeminent stop-motion animator. –IMDb

This movie is made entirely in stop motion animation and puppet work, aside from a few scenes of people in suits. This was a passion project from the director, writer, and producer Phil Tippett that took 30 years to create while he was also a visual effects supervisor for franchises such as Star Wars and Jurassic Park. The movie is disgusting in nature, but does a very good job describing a world that has been forgotten by the higher power controlling it and has absolutely nothing beautiful or peaceful. The movie is only 80 minutes long but features incredible set pieces that took years to create.

No One Will Save You (2023)

A woman who has been exiled from her town because of a past event lives all alone and, one day, is invaded by aliens. With no one to help her, she is forced to deal with this alien race all by herself.

This is the newest movie on this list, and it is an extremely solid watch for an alien invasion movie or a supernatural horror movie. There are only 8 words of dialogue in the whole movie, because the lead has no one to talk to and is alone 90% of the time. There are many tense scenes that work to make this a very scary horror movie and it also has one of the best monster reveals of the year.


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    Ben Allen SeabloomOct 2, 2023 at 10:35 am

    Wow, no Nunn 2 buddy?

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      Lance MooreOct 2, 2023 at 11:59 am

      BUDDDDDYY, I forgot. Greatest Cinematic Picture of all time! Also Vikings suck