17: What’s New in Streaming – February 19, 2021
Nomadland (Feb. 19) – It’ll win the Best Picture Oscar, but no one will watch it.
Amend: The Fight for America (Feb. 17) – When the United States of America was founded, the ideals of freedom and equality did not apply to all people. These are the stories of the brave Americans who fought to right the nation’s wrongs and enshrine the values we hold most dear into the Constitution — with liberty and justice for all. Executive produced and hosted by Will Smith.
I Care a Lot (Feb. 19) – A crooked legal guardian who drains the savings of her elderly wards meets her match when a woman she tries to swindle turns out to be more than she first appears. Starring Rosamund Pike, Peter Dinklage, Eiza González, Dianne Wiest, and Chris Messina.
Tribes of Europa, Season 1 (Feb. 19) – Big budget German-language sci-fi series about a post-apocalyptic Europe in 2074 with feuding tribes.
Brian Regan, On the Rocks (Feb. 23) – Comedy special
Pelé (Feb. 23) – This documentary feature tells the story of iconic footballer Pelé, his quest for perfection and the mythical status he attained. The story looks back at the extraordinary 12-year period in which Pelé, the only man to win three World Cup titles, went from superstar in 1958 to saviour in 1970; a radical yet turbulent era in Brazil’s history. As well as unprecedented interview access to Pelé, the film includes astounding archive footage and interviews with legendary former team-mates including Zagallo, Jairzinho and Rivellino. PELÉ is produced by Pitch Productions, directed by Ben Nicholas and David Tryhorn and executive produced by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Kevin Macdonald.
Canine Intervention (Feb. 24) – Dog training docuseries
Punky Brewster, season 1 (Feb. 25)
The Muppet Show (Feb. 19)
Flora And Ulysses (Feb. 19) – Witness the tail of an unexpected hero.