Christopher Nolan’s World War II drama Dunkirk, his big-budget recreation of the disastrous retreat saved by the efforts of British civilians, and the gentle biopic Victoria and Abdul with Judi Dench as Queen Victoria come to cable and streaming video-on-demand in December
Also arriving in December are the modern spy sequel Kingsman: The Golden Circle with Taron Egerton and Colin Firth, the romantic comedy Home Again with Reese Witherspoon, Kathryn Bigelow’s fact-based drama Detroit with John Boyega and Will Poulter, survival drama The Mountain Between Us with Idris Elba and Kate Winslet, biographical drama Stronger with Jake Gyllenhaal, and Darren Aronofsky’s notorious allegory Mother! with Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem.
For kids there are the animated comedies Despicable Me 3 and The LEGO Ninjago Movie and indie and arthouse films coming to VOD include The Killing of a Sacred Deer with Colin Farrell and Nicole Kidman, acclaimed indie drama Gook set during the L.A. riots, and World War II drama The King’s Choice from Norway.
Video-on-Demand, what used to be known pay-per-view, is essentially a streaming rental service and has become one of the most popular home viewing choices for new movies. It is available through most digital cable and satellite systems. Most titles are also available through web-based VOD services like iTunes, Amazon Video, Vudu, Fandango, and Google Play.
Here are the notable arrivals coming to VOD in December
Alien Invasion: S.U.M. 1 (same day as theaters)
A Bad Idea Gone Wrong (same day as theaters)
Love Beats Rhymes (same day as theaters)
The Tribes of Palos Verdes (same day as theaters)
Despicable Me 3
Fits and Starts
Living on Soul
Bullet Head (same day as theaters)
Kaleidoscope (same day as theaters)
Kingsman: The Golden Circle
Love and Saucers
Wolf Warrior 2
Hedgehogs (same day as theaters)
Permanent (same day as theaters)
The King’s Choice
The LEGO Ninjago Movie
The Long Night of Francisco Sanctis
Rebel in the Rye
Victoria and Abdul
We Love You, Sally Carmichael!
Jeepers Creepers 3
The Killing Of A Sacred Deer
The Mountain Between Us
Dates are subject to change without notice.