Starz Movies – What To Watch & Why

Starz may just be the streaming platform you need in your life right now. The premium cable channel has long since cut its cords and began offering live and on-demand streaming through their own app as well as third-party streaming platforms.

There’s a lot to do with a Starz subscription. Not only can you get access to some of the best original series and documentaries but you also gain access to 1000’s of movies. There’s a movie in every genre from classics to recently released in theaters. Here are the Starz movies you should watch at least once!

Call Me By Your Name

This movie tells the story of Elio, a 17-year-old American boy in Italy who becomes friends with Oliver, a doctoral student who is assisting Elio’s father for the summer. The friendship gradually turns to something more.

Loveless

Zhenya and Boris are going through a vicious divorce marked by resentment, frustration, and recriminations. Already embarking on new lives, each with a new partner, they are impatient to start again, to turn the page – even if it means threatening to abandon their 12-year-old son Alyosha. Until, after witnessing one of their fights, Alyosha disappears…

Permission

A woman on the brink of a marriage proposal is told by a friend that she should date other men before spending the rest of her life with her boyfriend.

Spiderman Homecoming

Just. Watch. It.

The Thing

Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills. Easily one of the best horror films and sci-fi films of all time.

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Planes, Trains & Automobiles

Easily excitable Neal Page is somewhat of a control freak. Trying to get home to Chicago to spend Thanksgiving with his wife and kids, his flight is rerouted to a distant city in Kansas because of a freak snowstorm, and his sanity begins to fray. 

The Crazies

A husband and wife in a small Midwestern town find themselves battling for survival as their friends and family descend into madness in The Crazies.

She’s All That

Stung when his bombshell girlfriend abruptly dumps him, big man on campus Zack Siler bets a classmate that he can quickly turn any girl into the prom queen. After an amazing makeover, the school’s biggest nerd, Laney Boggs, is transformed from a nobody to a knockout. Zack falls hard and when Laney finds out about his deception, he must fight to win her heart.

Don’t Breathe

A trio of reckless thieves breaks into the house of a wealthy blind man, thinking they’ll get away with the perfect heist. They’re wrong. So, so wrong…

Grease

Just for the nostalgia… A classic.

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Honorable Mentions

  • Sicario Day of the Soldado
  • Jurassic Park: The Lost World
  • Salt
  • Wreck-it Ralph
  • Frozen
  • Dirty Dancing
  • Dodgeball
  • Dark Crimes
  • Inside Out
  • Big Hero 6
  • Life