The question of what movie to watch is a loaded one. The list of movies to watch bends to the will of passwords you've acquired for various streaming services whether your own or from a generous friend or family member.
Most streamers have a staple service — the one that's been solidified into our monthly budget like bills and rent (probably Netflix for most people in the UK). But your reliable option probably doesn't have every single film you want to watch, especially when titles are constantly flip-flopping which service they call home.
marks 2018 as the start of the streaming wars. Since then, the streaming service market has been an ever-evolving car crash. Disney+ came out in 2019, followed by HBO Max and Peacock in 2020, and then Discovery+ arriving and CBS All Access turning into Paramount+ in 2021. This isn't even counting any niche platforms that were also introduced in such a short time. Read more...More about Entertainment, Movies, Streaming Services, Tvs, and Mashable Shopping
BEST FOR RANGENetflix
There's a reason that the iconic buh bum sound just played in your head — Netflix is that widespread because it's that good.
BEST FOR DISNEY, MARVEL, AND STAR WARSDisney+
The combination of nostalgia and action between Marvel, Star Wars, Pixar, and vault classics is unbeatable.
BEST FOR AMAZON REGULARSPrime Video
Anyone who already pays for Prime shipping has access to one of the best streaming libraries on the market.
BEST FOR HORRORShudder
A must in the pocket of any horror fan, Shudder organises its scary-good selection of classics and originals with sick curation.
BEST FOR STAR-STUDDED ORIGINALSApple TV+
Head to Apple TV+ for fresh original films and music docs featuring some pretty huge stars.