New on Videoland: films and series that you can watch from this week | NOW

An Oscar-winning hip-hop drama starring Eminem, a romantic movie hit and a zombie movie starring Brad Pitt have been added to Videoland’s offering this week. View below which titles have been published.


Star Trek
Director JJ Abrams made this reboot of the famous science fiction series in 2009, about Captain Kirk and his partner Spock. Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto can be seen in the lead roles this time. They must face Romulan Nero, who wants to destroy the Federation of Planets.

8 Mile
Eminem made his acting debut with this semi-autobiographical drama about a young rapper struggling to make money while trying to make his voice heard at rap battles in Detroit. Despite his talent, however, Jimmy suffers from stage fright. Meanwhile, a romance blossoms, while a rival gang makes life miserable for Jimmy. The title song Lose Yourself was awarded an Oscar in 2003.

Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life
In this action series sequel starring Angelina Jolie, the title heroine goes in search of Pandora’s Box. Lara Croft must try to prevent the mythical object from falling into the hands of a dangerous scientist. The Cradle of Life was directed by Dutchman Jan de Bont, who previously had success in Hollywood with Speed and the camerawork of Die Hard.

Superguide made a list of likes and dislikes of films with Jolie. Read here which titles are involved.

Charlie Bartlett
The wealthy and intelligent Charlie Bartlett is kicked out of private schools time and time again. So his mother sends him to a public high school run by principal Nathan Gardner (Robert Downey Jr.). Slowly he begins to understand the social hierarchy in the school and crowns himself a psychiatrist. Leading actor Anton Yelchin, also featured in Star Trek, died in 2016 after an accident.

The Holiday
The American film trailer maker Amanda (Cameron Diaz) and the British columnist Iris (Kate Winslet) trade for two weeks in this Christmas comedy. Although their love lives are on hold, in their new environment they each meet a man who could make a difference. The Holiday, with supporting roles for Jack Black and Jude Law, grossed more than $ 200 million worldwide at the end of 2006.

The Break-Up
Jennifer Aniston and Vince Vaughn star in this romantic comedy as a couple ending their relationship. However, this turns out to be more problematic than they thought, as they have both invested money in their joint home and refuse to leave. The Break-Up recently disappeared from Videoland but has been re-added since Wednesday.

world War Z
Panic broke out world War Z when a virus turns people into murderous zombies. Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt), a former United Nations employee, must travel the world to stop the pandemic before all of humanity is destroyed. There have been rumors for a number of years about a sequel to this zombie film from 2013, but there are no concrete plans yet. world War Z can be seen on Videoland from Thursday.

The Bourne-film series

Five films have now been released about Jason Bourne, the spy with amnesia who is slowly getting his memories back. For example, he gets into trouble with the Treadstone organization, which would like to silence its former employee as soon as possible. Matt Damon played the title role in the first three Bournemovies, after which Jeremy Renner portrayed a new character in The Bourne Legacy. In Jason Bourne, the fifth film in the series, Damon returned. The film series can be seen on Videoland from Friday.


Criminal Minds
In this crime series, a team of FBI agents dive into the heads of murderers. The special Behavioral Analysis Unit (BAU) works on a variety of cases, paying a lot of attention to the psychology of criminals. The first fourteen seasons of Criminal Minds disappeared briefly from Videoland but can be found again at the streaming service since this week.

Love Island USA
The first two seasons of Love Island USA have been on Videoland since this week. In this dating show, single men and women are followed during their stay in a luxurious vacation home. Participants must form couples in order to stay on the tropical island for as long as possible.

Superguide has made a list of recommendations for series on Videoland, which can be viewed here. The website also made lists with tips for films and series on Disney +.


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