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This week in streaming: Unfortunate Events unfold on Netflix and Foxtel experiments with The Shape of Water

This week in streaming: Unfortunate Events unfold on Netflix and Foxtel experiments with The Shape of Water

Cure that New Year’s hangover with a recent dose of binge-friendly TV and motion pictures.

If you are suffering to return up with a New Year’s solution that you will not abandon 3 weeks into 2019, why no longer set your self the function of staring at extra new and various leisure? Aussie streaming services and products make this simple, with the primary slate of recent content material for the brand new 12 months offering masses of alternatives to revel in new and novel views.

Netflix units the tone for 2019 with the discharge of the 3rd season of its common myth display A Series of Unfortunate Events. Based on the final 4 books in the Lemony Snicket franchise, the 3rd season sees the 2 younger Baudelaire kids proceed to salary warfare in opposition to their dastardly uncle Olaf as they search the reality of their folks’ loss of life and the longer term they meant for his or her kids.

Over on Stan, the brand new 12 months adopts a extra acquainted tone with the debut of the Australian-made unique sequence Bloom. Led via Jacki Weaver (Silver Linings Playbook) and Phoebe Tonkin (The Vampire Diaries), the thriller sequence centres on a small the city 365 days after a formidable flood wrought loss of life and destruction on town’s population. In the wake of that crisis, a peculiar plant starts to develop, one with the facility to grant an individual everlasting early life. As with all nice discoveries, even though, some citizens do not need to proportion this newfound energy, and will cross to any lengths to make sure it stays a secret.

Speaking of secrets and techniques, Foxtel dives into the mysterious international of executive experimentation this week with The Shape of Water. Directed via Guillermo del Toro, the thoughts in the back of Pan’s Labyrinth and Pacific Rim, The Shape of Water explores an not likely romance between a lady who can not talk and a strange amphibious creature came upon in the depths of the Amazon River. The film completed important and industrial good fortune in its theatrical free up, and encourages a extra open-minded method to the idea that of love.

SBS On Demand closes out the primary week of the 12 months with one thing much more hard-hitting. Dopesick Nation sees two recuperating drug addicts set out on a challenge to lend a hand save others from the risks of habit. Set in southern Florida, the display additionally exposes many of the issues inherent in the rehabilitation trade, highlighting how some facets and projects are designed to take merit of recuperating addicts relatively than lend a hand them if truth be told kick their dependancy.

Take a take a look at the highlights of this week’s new streaming releases beneath. For an entire time table of upcoming programming, take a look at our list of everything coming to Aussie streaming services in January 2019.


netflix

A Series of Unfortunate Events Season three

Genre
Adventure, Drama
Runtime
50min episodes
IMDb
7.eight


The Book of Henry

Genre
Crime, Drama
Runtime
1hr 45minutes
IMDb
6.6


Pinky Malinky Season 1

Genre
Animation, Comedy
Runtime
N/A
IMDb
6.three


Lionheart

Genre
Comedy
Runtime
1hr 35minutes
IMDb
6.zero


stan

Bloom Season 1

Genre
Drama, Mystery
Runtime
N/A
IMDb
N/A


Ray Donovan Season five

Genre
Crime, Drama
Runtime
1hr episodes
IMDb
eight.three


Hell or High Water

Genre
Action, Crime
Runtime
1hr 42minutes
IMDb
7.6


foxtel-on-demand

Man Seeking Woman Seasons 1 to three

Genre
Comedy, Romance
Runtime
21min episodes
IMDb
7.7


Darkest Hour

Genre
Biography, Drama
Runtime
2hrs 5mins
IMDb
7.four


The Shape of Water

Genre
Adventure, Drama
Runtime
2hrs 3mins
IMDb
7.four


Luther Seasons 1 to four

Genre
Crime, Drama
Runtime
1hr episodes
IMDb
eight.five


A Quiet Place

Genre
Drama, Horror
Runtime
1hr 30minutes
IMDb
7.6



hayu

No notable new releases coming to hayu this week.


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sbs-on-demand

Dopesick Nation Season 1

Genre
Reality TV
Runtime
N/A
IMDb
7.five


The Man with 1000 Faces

Genre
Biography, Thriller
Runtime
2hrs 3mins
IMDb
7.zero


The Typist

Genre
Crime
Runtime
5hr mini-series
IMDb
6.eight


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