Screen scene: Films, series to stream this week

Screen scene: Films, series to stream this week
“Hamilton”​​​​​​​ is on OSN Streaming. (Supplied)
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Updated 10 July 2020

Screen scene: Films, series to stream this week

Screen scene: Films, series to stream this week

Hamilton

Starring: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs, Renee Elise Goldsberry

Where: OSN Streaming

Live recording of the smash hit Broadway musical depicting the life of Alexander Hamilton, an orphaned immigrant from the Caribbean who worked with George Washington and became Secretary of the Treasury.

Stateless




“Stateless” is on Netflix. (Supplied)

Starring: Cate Blanchett, Dominic West, Yvonne Strahovski

Where: Netflix

The story of four strangers in an immigration detention center in the Australian desert. Inspired by the story of Cornelia Rau, who was unlawfully detained under the Australian government’s mandatory detention program.

Warrior Nun




“Warrior Nun” is on Netflix. (Supplied)

Starring: Alba Baptista, Toya Turner

Where: Netflix

Teenaged orphan Ava Silva wakes up in a morgue with a divine artifact embedded in her back. She discovers that she has supernatural powers and joins an ancient order of warrior nuns tasked with fighting demons.

Unsolved Mysteries

Showrunner: Dunn Meurer

Where: Netflix

A twelve-part reboot of the long-running US mystery show that documents cold cases and paranormal phenomena. The new series features “ordinary people who have lived the unthinkable,” from “a loved one’s unexplained disappearance or death to the shock of a bizarre paranormal encounter.”

Desperados




“Desperados” is on Netflix. (Supplied)

Starring: Nasim Pedrad, Lamorne Morris, Heather Graham

Where: Netflix

Comedy film in which Brooke and Kaylie decide to travel to Mexico to help their friend Wesley delete a long and insulting email she sent to her boyfriend, thinking he was ignoring her when in fact he had been in a car accident.