Ten Best TV Movies on Stan
Since its launch, Australian-made streaming service Stan has been extremely active at adding new content – to the point that barely a day goes by without something being added to the mix, whether it be brand new fast-tracked movies from the US, or classic movies that you can revisit in their entirety.
If you’re in search for the best movies to spend your weeknights with, then you’ve come to the right place with Stan’s library featuring the best and latest movies that’ll make you just want to bring out the popcorn and sit back and relax on your couch at home.
To help you choose which ones to start out with, we’ve rounded up the top 10 movies to watch out for this December 2018 including Slumdog Millionaire, Song to Song, and Stan’s Original Feature Film The Second, among many others.
Catch all of them this December, streaming in HD on Stan.
Top 10 – Stream the Best of Stan
#1 The Second
This first-ever Stan original feature film follows the story of an author of a celebratred erotic memoir. Her newfound success then becomes threatened when her best friend — and muse — reveals the truth behind the memoir, igniting an inciendary tale of sex, lies, and betrayal. Rachael Blake, Susie Porter, Vince Colosimo, Martin Sacks, and Susan Prior.
#2 Slumdog Millionaire
This Academy Award-winning film follows 18-year-old Jamal Malik, who got into the the Indian version of “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.” As he’s answering the questions, flashbacks of his not-so-fortunate life are shown all the way up to what led him to land a spot on the game show. Starring Dev Patel and Freida Pinto.
#3 The Foreigner
A humble London businessman’s life erupts in chaos when his teenage daughter dies in a senseless act of politically motivated terrorism. This leads him to form a cat-and-mouse conflict with a British governement official, who has a dark past of his own that may hold the clues to the identities of the killers. Starring Jackie Chan and Pierce Brosnan.
#4 Song to Song
Two entangled couples try to chase success in the rock ‘n’ roll music scene of Austin, Texas. It’s a story of seduction and betrayal, starring Michael Fassbender, Natalie Portman, Ryan Gosling, Rooney Mara, and Cate Blanchett.
Suburbicon may be your idyllic, all-American community. However, its seemingly tranquil and picture-perfect facede hides a disturbing reality. Gardner Lodge, a husband and father living in Suburbicon, finds himself navigating through the town’s dark underbelly of betrayal, deceit, and violence. Starring Matt Damon, Julianne Moore and directed by George Clooney.
#6 Sin City II: A Dame To Kill For
This American neo-noir action crime film features five sub-plots, mainly based on Frank Miller’s Sin City comics. This includes “Just Another Saturday Night,” “The Long Bad Night (Part I),” “A Dame to Kill For,” “The Long Bad Night (Part II),” and “Nancy’s Last Dance.” Starring an ensemble cast including Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin, Rosario Dawson, Eva Green, Bruce Willis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Lady Gaga, among many others.
#7 Bad Moms 2
It’s mothers vs. their own mothers when overburdened and under-appreciated moms try to survive the challenges of what is known as Super Bowl for moms: Christmas, while also hosting their moms who are visiting. Starring Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Susan Sarandon, and Cheryl Hines. [the_ad id=”96167″]
#8 The Circle
Mae Holland lands a coveted job with the world’s most powerful technology and social media company. With the company founder’s encouragement, Mae decidedly joins an experiment that pushes the boundaries of freedom, privacy, and ethics — all of which could affect the lives and futures of humanity in ways that she never could have imagined. Starring Emma Watson and Tom Hanks.
Frank Adler is tasked with taking care of his spirited young niece, Mary, who also happens to be a child prodigy. However, his plans for a normal life for her gets foiled by his own mother, whose plans for her granddaughter threatens to separate Mary from Frank. Starring Chris Evans and McKenna Grace.
Two legendary car thieves are forced to steal a vehicle to win back their freedom. They have one week to pull off the heist or risk losing everything, including their lives. Starring Scott Eastwood and Freddie Thorp.
The fact that these ten movies are all of such high quality and yet barely scrape the surface of the amount of content available to Stream on Stan is a wonderful thing. There are many more terrific movies that didn’t make this list, but are lurking there for you to discover – with more being constantly added. Let us know if you’ve got a favourite you think we missed on this list!