Jeff Goldblum and Ellie Kemper in the Netflix original series 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Season 2.'

What to watch: Streaming TV with Kimmy Schmidt, Mindy, the Thunderbirds, Cuckoo, and more

Amazon Instant Prime Thunderbirds are Go! revives the classic British kids show about an all-American team of brothers who execute daring rescues with high-tech vehicles. The original show became a cult favorite for its “Supermarionation” puppets and detailed miniatures. The reboot combines computer animation with old fashioned model work and keeps the earnest tone, which means […]

Aaron Paul in the Hulu original series 'The Path' from executive producer Jason Katims

What to watch: Hulu follows ‘The Path,’ plus new arrivals on Netflix, Amazon Prime, and other streamers

The new Hulu original series The Path stars Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad) as a man disillusioned with the cult-like religion, a small movement called Meyerism that has resemblances to Scientology, that has dominated his life and still has a hold over his wife (Michelle Monaghan), and Hugh Dancy (Hannibal) as a leader in the organization […]

Fred Armisen and Bill Hader star in the IFC comedy series 'Documentary Now!"

What to watch: Reality inside-out in ‘Documentary Now!’ on Netflix and more options for weekend streaming

Fred Armisen and Bill Hader team up to take on parodies of documentary filmmaking in Documentary Now!: Season 1, created for IFC (home of Portlandia, which was co-created by Armisen). It’s mockumentary 101, taking on not just the form but the great documentaries themselves. Episode one is a pitch-perfect spoof of “Grey Gardens,” with Armien […]

Charlie Cox is Daredevil in the second season of the Netflix original show.

What to watch: ‘Daredevil’ and ‘Pee-wee’ on Netflix, plus Oscar nominees in VOD

The first season of Daredevil made Netflix a player in the superhero culture. Marvel’s Daredevil: Season 2 returns to the mean streets of Hell’s Kitchen and introduces (or rather, reintroduces) two of the most popular anti-heroes of the Marvel Comics Universe: gun-toting vigilante The Punisher (Jon Bernthal) and Greek Ninja assassin Elektra (Elodie Yung). Mike Hale reviews it for The […]

Charlie Brown and the gang in 'The Peanuts Movie.'

What to watch: ‘Peanuts’ on VOD and new shows on Netflix and Amazon Prime

Pay-Per-View / Video-On-Demand The Peanuts Movie brings Charlie Brown, Lucy, Linus, Schroeder, Peppermint Patty, Snoopy, and the rest of the gang from Charles M. Schultz’s beloved comic strip (and endless TV specials) back to the big screen with the magic of 3D computer animation, but don’t worry about updating the classic. The adults still speak […]