What to watch: The must-watch things to stream this week, June 14 – June 21, 2024

What’s Available NOW On Disney+

“Meet Spidey and His Amazing Friends” – Season 3, New Episodes (June 19)

Our favourite web-slinger is great at working solo, but Spidey is about to discovery that when he’s got some super-hero friends by his side, he can fight supervillains and rescue anyone in trouble even better. Meet the good guys and gals that help Spidey save the day!

“To Catch a Smuggler” – Season 7 (June 19)

Around 124 million people enter the United States each year. It’s a nonstop human tidal wave, and hidden amongst them is an endless stream of contraband and ill intentions. Defending the borders are the officers of the Department of Homeland Security, whose agencies make up a three-tiered defense of America’s airports. DHS will stop at nothing to catch a smuggler.

“Cesar Millan: Better Human Better Dog” – Season 4 (June 19)

Cesar is back and he’s rehabilitating dogs and training pet parents — empty dog shelters and record adoptions mean America needs him more than ever. His positivity is a beacon of light in these troubled times; his can-do attitude and his heart-warming transformations make us feel like we can overcome all obstacles… starting with our own four-legged pals!

“Doctor Who” – Season 14, New Episode (June 21)

The Doctor (Ncuti Gatwa) and his companion Ruby Sunday (Millie Gibson) travel across time and space, with adventures all the way from the Regency era in England, to war-torn future worlds. Throughout their adventures in the TARDIS – a time-traveling ship shaped like a police box – they encounter incredible friends and dangerous foes, including a terrifying bogeyman, and the Doctor’s most powerful enemy yet.

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“The Grey” (June 16)

In Alaska, a team of oil workers board a flight home; however, they cross a storm and the airplane crashes. Only seven workers survive in the wilderness and John Ottway (Liam Neeson), who is a skilled huntsman, assumes leadership of the group, leading them to safety through the hostile landscape.

“Power of the Dream” (June 18)

This new documentary film tells the empowering and unlikely true story of how a group of professional women’s basketball players took on a WNBA team owner and rallied behind now-Senator Raphael Warnock, forever changing the landscape of their sport and the course of U.S. politics.

“Oppenheimer” (June 18)

During World War II, Lt. Gen. Leslie Groves Jr. (Matt Damon) appoints physicist J. Robert Oppenheimer (Cillian Murphy) to work on the top-secret Manhattan Project. Oppenheimer and a team of scientists spend years developing and designing the atomic bomb. Their work comes to fruition on July 16, 1945, as they witness the world’s first nuclear explosion, forever changing the course of history.

“Federer: Twelve Final Days” (June 20)

Helmed by Academy Award-winning director Asif Kapadia and director Joe Sabia, this film is an intimate follow-along through the final 12 days of Roger Federer’s illustrious career. Originally a home video never intended for public viewing, the film captures Federer at his most vulnerable and candid self as he says goodbye to a game and the fans that shaped his life for the last two decades. Featuring interviews from legendary rivals and close friends Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokivic and Andy Murray.

What’s Available NOW On Netflix

“Outstanding: A Comedy Revolution” (June 18)

The first feature length documentary to explore the history of queer stand up comedy, this film considers the importance of LGBTQ+ stand up as a driver of social change over the past five decades, actively reflecting and challenging cultural norms and values. Ultimately, the film reveals that queer comedians — whether they intended to or not — helped change the world, one joke at a time. Featuring top LGBTQ+ comedians including Lily Tomlin, Sandra Bernhard, Wanda Sykes, Eddie Izzard, Hannah Gadsby, Tig Notaro, Rosie O’Donnell, Margaret Cho, Bob The Drag Queen and Trixie Mattel, among others.

“America’s Sweethearts: Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders” (June 20)

This new reality series follows the 2023-24 Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders squad from start to finish — kicking off at auditions and training camp and continuing all the way through the NFL season. The seven-episode series gives viewers unfiltered access into this iconic team and franchise. Led by longtime director Kelli Finglass, the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders open their doors to document the personal stories behind the uniforms – revealing the drive, hustle, and drama among the cheerleaders and coaches.

“Trigger Warning” (June 21)

A skilled Special Forces commando (Jessica Alba) takes ownership of her father’s bar after he suddenly dies, and soon finds herself at odds with a violent gang running rampant in her hometown. Jesse Mark Webber, Jake Weary, Anthony Michael Hall, Tone Bell and Gabriel Basso also star.

“Rising Impact” – Season 1 (June 22)

The first anime adaptation of Nakaba Suzuki’s celebrated manga of the same name, this series follows third grader Nanaumi Gawain, who lives with his grandfather in the mountains of Fukushima. With dreams of becoming a world-class baseball player, Nanaumi’s life changes forever when he meets professional golfer Kiria Nishino and becomes enchanted by golf after hitting the ball over 300 yards on his first drive. Moving to Tokyo and enrolling at Camelot Academy, a world-famous school for junior golfers, Nanaumi’s innate talent for golf blooms as he ruthlessly competes against gifted rivals from all around the world!

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“Orphan Black: Echoes” – Season 1 (June 23, Series Premiere)

Set in the near future, this series takes a deep dive into the exploration of the scientific manipulation of human existence. It follows a group of women as they weave their way into each other’s lives and embark on a thrilling journey, unravelling the mystery of their identity and uncovering a wrenching story of love and betrayal. Krysten Ritter, Keeley Hawes, Amanda Fix, Avan Jogia, Rya Kihlstedt and James Hiroyuki Liao star.

What’s Available NOW On Hulu

“The Bear” – Season 3 (June 27, Season Premiere)

In a new season of this Emmy-sweeping comedy drama series, Carmy (Jeremy Allen White), Richie (Ebon Moss-Bachrach) and Sydney (Ayo Edebiri) work to keep their newly-revamped restaurant, once a gritty sandwich shop, up the up-and-up in Chicago’s food scene. As the stakes at The Bear get higher, so do the stress levels of the staff.

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