15: What’s New in Streaming – February 5, 2021

Highlights of what’s new on streaming this week…


The New York Times Presents | Framing Britney Spears (Feb. 5) – (episode 6 of season 1 of the New York Times Presents series) Documentary about the fight to “free Britney” and her struggles with mental health.


Malcolm & Marie (Feb. 5) – When filmmaker Malcolm (John David Washington) and his girlfriend Marie (Zendaya), return home from a movie premiere and await his film’s critical response, the evening takes a turn as revelations about their relationship surface, testing the couple’s love.

Crime Scene: The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel, Season 1 (Feb. 10)


The Investigation, Season 1 (Jan. 29) – Dramatized account of the investigation of a journalist who went missing after visiting a Danish inventor and his home-made submarine.

Earwig and the Witch – Studio Ghibli Premiere (also in theaters)

Apple TV+

The Snoopy Show, Season 1 (Feb 5)

Amazon Prime Video

Chick Fight (Jan. 29)

Bliss (Feb. 5) – Owen Wilson and Salma Hayek

CBS All-Access

Clarice, Season 1 (Feb. 11) – CBS brings us this spin-off from Silence of the Lambs focusing on the fallout of the original movie on FBI rookie Clarice Starling. It’s surprising that something so dark and mature would play on broadcast TV, but CBS is also promoting it on streaming. This could have been a tentpole for the debut of Paramount+.