The 7 best things to stream this weekend, from a Godzilla movie to the long-awaited ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ sequel

Movies like “Back to Black” and “Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire” are new to streaming.There’s a new K-drama out called “Red Swan.”Eddie Murphy’s new “Beverly Hills Cop” sequel is now on Netflix.

Some of the buzziest theatrical releases of the year hit streaming this week.

Sam Taylor-Johnson’s Amy Winehouse biopic “Back to Black” and the sequel “Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire” are both now available to watch at home. New movies, like “Beverly Hills Cop: Axel F,” are also out.

There are also some oldies but goodies to check out — watch “Pearl” before hitting theaters to see Mia Goth kill it again in the sequel “MaXXXine,” and revisit “Independence Day” in time for the holiday weekend.

Here’s a complete rundown of all the best movies, shows, and documentaries to stream this weekend, broken down by what kind of entertainment you’re looking for.

If you’re looking for sci-fi, ‘Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire’ is streaming now
Godzilla and Kong return.

It’s not “Godzilla Minus One,” but it’s still a satisfying monster flick if you’re looking for something action-packed to watch this weekend. Watching kaiju punching each other and destroying cities in the process never gets old.

Streaming on: Max

So is ‘Back to Black’
Marisa Abela as Amy Winehouse in “Back to Black.”

Sam Taylor-Johnson’s Amy Winehouse biopic got a mixed reception when it arrived in theaters earlier this year. But it’s worth a watch for Marisa Abela’s performance as Amy Winehouse.

Streaming on: Peacock

Looking for a new drama to dive into? Watch ‘Red Swan’
“Red Swan” is a new K-drama.

This K-drama follows a married world-class golfer who falls for her bodyguard after narrowly surviving an assassination attempt.

Streaming on: Hulu

If you’re in the mood for an action comedy, tune in to ‘Beverly Hills Cop: Axel F’
Eddie Murphy as Axel Foley in “Beverly Hills Cop: Axel F.”

Eddie Murphy returns as Axel Foley in this sequel coming 30 years after the last film in the franchise.

Streaming on: Netflix

For a riveting true story, watch ‘The Man with 1000 Kids’
Suzanne and Natalie in “The Man with 1000 Kids.”

This documentary tells the story of Jonathan Jacob Meijer, a prolific sperm donor who’s fathered kids around the globe and has since been banned from donating sperm in his native Netherlands.

Streaming on: Netflix

If you’re a sports fan, check out ‘Sprint’
“Sprint” follows short-distance runners.

This gripping sports docuseries, from the creators of “Drive to Survive,” follows Olympic-level track and field athletes.

Streaming on: Netflix

Horror fans should watch ‘Pearl’ before seeing ‘MaXXXine’ in theaters
Mia Goth in “Pearl.”

Mia Goth gives a killer performance in “Pearl,” the prequel to Ti West’s breakout horror hit “X.” It’s a great time to revisit the second movie in the trilogy before the final installment, “MaXXXine,” hits theaters this weekend.

Streaming on: Prime Video

BONUS: Yes, ‘Independence Day’ is streaming
Will Smith and Jeff Goldblum in “Independence Day.”

In honor of the holiday weekend, revisit this sci-fi classic about aliens attacking Earth, starring Will Smith and Jeff Goldblum. America!

Streaming on: Hulu

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