It’s the weekend, time to rest and enjoy your free time going out with friends for a drink or going to the movies to see Uncharted, to give a few examples.
But these days are also good to stay calm at home taking a look at the news that the main streaming platforms bring, these days having a few interesting titles to watch.
As is customary today, At Hobby Consoles, we review some of the best new movies and series on Netflix, HBO Max Spain, Amazon Prime Video and Disney Plus Spain to watch on the weekend of February 11, 2022.
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We start the news from Netflix Spain highlighting the arrival of season 4 of (Des)encanto, the most recent animated series created by Matt Groening, who will soon make new episodes of Futurama.
This new season will focus on Bean and the duties she will have to perform as the new queen that she is. He will also have to find out the whereabouts of his Elf friend and find a way to bring him back. Here is our review of Disenchantment season 4.
Another of the best new Netflix series is Who is Anna?, a miniseries based on facts Real life film directed by Shonda Rhimes starring Julia Garner, Anna Chlumsky, Jennifer Esposito, and Laverne Cox, among others.
Based on the article “How Anna Delvey Tricked New York’s Party People”, this miniseries follows the true story of journalist Jessica Pressler investigating the case of Anna Delvey, the legendary heiress and Instagram star who stole the hearts and money of New York’s social elite.
Among the Netflix premiere films we have Kanna and the October Gods, a beautiful anime film whose plot follows Kanna, a young woman who walks dealing with the recent death of his mother Yayoi and that one day he discovers when putting on the bracelet that his mother wore that this is a magical amulet capable of slowing down time.
Not only that, but a messenger from the gods appears before her who has borrowed the body of a rabbit to reveal to Kanna that her mother was a goddess of races known as idaten and now she has to follow in his footsteps.
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Thus, Kanna embarks on a journey to Izumo in which she has to gather the autumn products of each region and take it to the feast of the gods before it is too late, encountering various obstacles along the way. This is our review of Kanna and the October Gods.
We also find among the best new Netflix movies BigBug, a science fiction comedy directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet starring Elsa Zylberstein, Alban Lenoir, Isabelle Nanty, Youssef Hajdi and Claire Chust, among others.
Its plot shows a future in which artificial intelligence is the order of the day, where humans lead a most pleasant life with robots.
However, things get complicated when four domestic robots unleash their rebellion and hold their human owners hostage >, including a gossipy neighbor and her own sex robot. All this while the latest generation of androids tries to take control of the city.
Within the most outstanding novelties of HBO Max Spain we find Smiling Friends, a fun animated comedy for adults directed by Michael Cusack and Zach Hadel.
Its plot follows Charlie and Pim, who work at the Smiling Friends company and their job is to try to bring a smile to those who hire their services because they need it. We leave you here our review of Smiling Friends.
Another of the best HBO Max series is The Girl From Before, a miniseries directed by Lisa Brühlmann that stars, among others, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, David Oyelowo, Jessica Kate Plummer and Ben Hardy.
Based on the novel by JP Delaney, the series tells the story of Jane, a woman who acquires an extraordinary minimalist house. However, when she discovers that another woman died on the same property three years earlier, Jane begins to wonder if her own story is just a repeat of the previous girl.
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Among the best HBO Max premiere movies we have Kimi, film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring Zöe Kravitz whose plot focuses on a technology company worker who suffers from agoraphobia.
During a review of the data stream, the woman discovers evidence of a violent crime and tries to alert his superiors, but to get them to investigate him he will have to leave his apartment.
As for the news of Amazon Prime Video this weekend we find Titane, a film written and directed by Julia Ducournau that starred an Agathe Rousselle, Vincent Lindon, Garance Marillier and Myriem Akeddiou, among others.
Its plot begins with the appearance of a young man with a bruised face who is found at an airport. The boy says his name is Adrien Legrand, a boy who has been missing for a whopping ten years.
Adrien’s return to his home is a relief for his father and the end of a long nightmare . Simultaneously, however, a series of horrific murders begin to happen in the region. This is our review of Titane.
Another of the Amazon Prime Video premiere movies is Snake Eyes: The Origin, a film directed by Robert Schwentke and starring Henry Golding whose plot focuses on the masked ninja from GI Joe who never speaks and always hides his face.
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The film tells the story of the origins of Snake Eyes and the character’s internal conflict between good and evil, where he tries to find a balance in his life. Here is our review of Snake Eyes: The Origin.
Among the best Disney Plus premiere series, the last episode of The Book of Boba Fett, a series from the Star Wars Universe whose plot is a must-watch as it connects with future series of the galactic franchise, including the long-awaited season 3 of The Mandalorian. Here we leave you our review of The Book of Boba Fett 1×07.
Korean dramas come to Disney Plus with Snowdrop, a romantic drama directed by Jo Hyun Taek and Hyun Tak Jo who star Hae-In Jung and Yu In-Na.
Its plot is set in 1987, when South Korea was ruled by a dictatorial government, starting the story with Soo-hoo, a postgraduate student at a prestigious university who meets Yeong-ro on a blind date, where the young woman falls madly in love with him.
Among the best new Disney Plus movies strong> we have Hidden Life, a film written and directed by Terrence Malick starring August Diehl, Matthias Schoenaerts and Valerie Pachner.
Based on true events, the film follows the story of Franz and Fani Jägerstätter, a happy peasant couple who live with their three daughters on their alpine farm in Sankt Radegund.
When World War II breaks out, the Men begin to endorse Nazism, but Franz does not allow himself to be swayed by the mainstream and resists taking the oath to Hitler, becoming the first objector in a world of fervent nationalism and a growing ideology of hatred.
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The unconditional love of your his wife and his unwavering faith will become Franz’s main allies to face the serious repercussions that his decision will cause. We leave you here our review of Hidden Lives and why it is an essential film to watch.
Here we finish our review of some of the best movies and premiere series on Netflix, HBO Max Spain, Amazon Prime Video and Disney Plus Spain to watch on the weekend of February 11, 2022. If you want other recommendations, here we leave you how to watch movies and series without paying a euro (and without committing a crime).