Wondering what's new on Netflix and in theaters this weekend? If so, we've got you covered with this list of fresh titles you should definitely check out.


"Tár" is a drama film that revolves around well-renowned musician Lydia Tár (Cate Blanchett) who wants to take her career to the next level. There are many hurdles in her way, but her adopted daughter, Petra (Mila Bogojevic), stays by her side and becomes a strong emotional support for her. The flick is helmed by director Todd Field and it is available in theaters.

Wendell & Wild

Spooky flicks are in this weekend. If you're craving more horror flicks that you can watch with your kids, then you should check out the animated movie "Wendell & Wild." It tells the story of two demon brothers who fight against their enemies with help of their sister who is a nun. The flick is helmed by director Henry Selick and it is available to stream on Netflix.

All Quiet on the Western Front

Up for some war drama? Go ahead and watch "All Quiet on the Western Front," which is about a 17-year-old boy named Paul Bäumer (Felix Kammerer) who goes on World War I with excitement. However, his excitement falls apart when he learns the realities of war. Directed by Edward Berger, the movie also stars Daniel Brühl, Albrecht Schuch, Aaron Hilmer and Edin Hasanović. You can stream it from the comfort of your home via Netflix.

The Good Nurse

This list won't be complete without a crime movie. And if you're a huge fan of this genre, you're in for a treat, because "The Good Nurse" is now streaming on Netflix. Helmed by Tobias Lindholm, this movie follows a nurse (Jessica Chastain) who realizes that his colleague (Eddie Redmayne) may be responsible for killing several patients.

Call Jane

After watching some intense drama, horror and crime movies, why not see something light-hearted and inspiring? If you are up for it, you should consider "Call Jane." It is about Joy (Elizabeth Banks), a housewife who is glad to learn that she's pregnant. However, she discovers that there is a threat linked to her pregnancy. She later meets a group of underground women who make her realize she's not alone. Moreover, they are willing to take risks so people like her can have a choice. The movie is directed by Phyllis Nagy and also features stars like Sigourney Weaver, Kate Mara and Cory Michael Smith.

In case you are not up-to-date when it comes to the most exciting movie releases in October, you can check out this list.

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