Best Movies You Can Stream at Home This Week

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20. Bull Durham (1988)
> Starring: Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins
> Runtime: 108 min
> Rating: R
> Recently added to: Amazon Prime Video on May 1, 2020

Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, and Tim Robbins lead the cast in this Oscar-nominated film about minor league baseball. The harmonious blend of comedy, romance, and sports earned “Bull Durham” a 97% Freshness rating from critics.

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19. Thelma & Louise (1991)
> Starring: Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis, Harvey Keitel
> Runtime: 130 min
> Rating: R
> Recently added to: Amazon Prime Video on April 30, 2020

This Ridley Scott-directed movie stars Susan Sarandon and Geena Davis as two best friends out on the lam. It won an Oscar for Best Writing, was nominated for five others, and is now considered an American classic, having been added to the National Film Registry in 2016.

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18. The Green Mile (1999)
> Starring: Tom Hanks, Michael Clarke Duncan, David Morse
> Runtime: 189 min
> Rating: R
> Recently added to: Hulu on May 1, 2020

Despite its more than three-hour runtime, audiences love “The Green Mile,” which is based on a novel by horror maestro Stephen King. While the movie received a respectable 78% Freshness rating from critics on Rotten Tomatoes, it received positive reviews from 94% of users. The movie tells the story of a death row inmate convicted of murder who appears to have miraculous gifts.

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17. The Man in the Moon (1991)
> Starring: Sam Waterston, Tess Harper, Gail Strickland
> Runtime: 99 min
> Rating: PG-13
> Recently added to: Amazon Prime Video on May 2, 2020

“The Man in the Moon” is a coming of age story set in the Southern U.S. that stars Reese Witherspoon in her acting debut. Despite being described as “melodramatic” by Rotten Tomatoes’ Critics Consensus, the movie has a 90% Freshness rating with famed critic Roger Ebert likening it to a poem.

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16. Witness (1985)
> Starring: Harrison Ford, Kelly McGillis, Lukas Haas
> Runtime: 112 min
> Rating: R
> Recently added to: Amazon Prime Video on May 2, 2020

Harrison Ford stars in this crime drama about a police officer who goes undercover in an Amish community to watch over a boy who witnessed a murder. The film won two Oscars — one of which was for Best Writing — and has a Freshness rating of 93% on Rotten Tomatoes.