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‘The Batman’ is now on HBO GO, plus more new shows to watch this weekend

By Kara Santos Published Apr 22, 2022 5:10 pm

In case you missed it in theaters, The Batman starring Robert Pattinson is now streaming on HBO GO in the Philippines.

Netflix has added a number of new titles including the Japanese comedy-drama He's Expecting based on a manga that tells the story of a man's experience being pregnant, and the romantic LGBTQ drama Heartstopper.

Here’s a round up new movies and series that dropped on locally available streaming sites from April 18 to 24, 2022.

HBO GO

The Batman 

Synopsis: When a sadistic serial killer begins murdering key political figures in Gotham, Batman is forced to investigate the city's hidden corruption and unmask the culprit.

The Flight Attendant (Season 2)

Synopsis: Reckless alcoholic flight attendant Cassie Bowden wakes up in the wrong hotel, in the wrong bed, with a dead man next to her—and no idea what happened or who the killer could be.

Netflix 

Better Call Saul (Season 6, Part 1)

Synopsis: This Emmy-nominated prequel to "Breaking Bad" follows small-time attorney Jimmy McGill as he transforms into morally challenged lawyer Saul Goodman.

He’s Expecting

Synopsis: When a successful ad executive who's got it all figured out becomes pregnant, he's forced to confront social inequities he'd never considered before.

Heartstopper

Synopsis: Teens Charlie and Nick discover their unlikely friendship might be something more as they navigate school and young love in this coming-of-age series. 

Pacific Rim: The Black (Season 2)

 

Synopsis: After Kaiju ravage Australia, two siblings pilot a Jaeger to search for their parents, encountering new creatures, seedy characters and chance allies.

Russian Doll (Season 2)

Synopsis: Nadia keeps dying and reliving her 36th birthday party. She's trapped in a surreal time loop—and staring down the barrel of her own mortality.

Selling Sunset (Season 5)

Synopsis: The elite real estate brokers at The Oppenheim Group sell the luxe life to affluent buyers in LA. The drama ramps up when a new agent joins the team.

Prime Video

A Very British Scandal (Season 2)

Synopsis: From the creators of A Very English Scandal, the story that shook an empire, A Very British Scandal focuses on the divorce of the Duke and Duchess of Argyll, one of the most notorious, extraordinary and brutal legal cases of the 20th Century. 

VIU

Shooting Stars

Synopsis: Set against the backdrop of the Korean entertainment industry, Shooting Startells the story of a top star who falls in love with the Head of Publicity of his talent agency.

VIMEO

Lino Brocka Film Screening

In honor of the birth month of National Artist for Film Lino Brocka, the films Insiang and Bayan Ko: Kapit sa Patalim will stream on the CCP Vimeo channel for free from April 22-29, 2022. 

Insiang (1976)

Synopsis: After a teenager is raped by her mother's boyfriend, she sets out to exact revenge on anyone who has hurt her.

Bayan Ko: Kapit sa Patalim (1984)

Synopsis: A laborer (Phillip Salvador) gets money for his wife's (Gina Alajar) pregnancy from his boss on the condition that he not join the union.