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How many good movies are there on Epix?

We have spotted 8 good movies on Epix.

What are some good movies on Epix?

Some of our best movies on Epix:

Aptly named ‘Rupert Grint on speed’ by one critic, Antoine-Olivier Pilon plays Steve, an abusive ADHD adolescent who just got out of a juvenile care facility for setting fire to the school cafeteria and injuring a fellow student. Similarly, his mother Diane, played by Anne Dorval, is a type of Lorelai Gilmore on speed – and to say that sparks fly when they clash is an understatement. But help comes from unexpected places: ‘Die’ makes friends with Kyla, an anxious teacher living across the street, who then gets sucked into this crazy, volcanic mess.

Mommy is the fifth feature film by French-Canadian don’t-call-him-a-hipster director Xavier Dolan and won the Cannes Jury Prize for its originality. It is shot in the 1:1 ‘portrait’ format, but every now and then a moment of exhilaration will crack open the frame. The brutality on screen is sugar-coated by an all-over-the-place soundtrack that includes the Counting Crows, Celine Dion, and Blue (Da Ba Dee) by Eiffel 65.

Shrill, violent, and demented, this out-of-control dark comedy will punch you in the guts. But it also aims straight for the heart and doesn't miss. Prepare to be continually torn between laughing out loud, clawing your seat, and covering your mouth in shock.

Nebraska is a poem distilled into a film. Peter Travers from Rolling Stone says "is it a comedy or a drama? Both at the same time, as life itself." Everything about it is perfect: the acting, the photography, the story. In case that's not enough and you need to know the plot to get convinced, I'll tell you that it's a road movie about a senile old man and his son. If you still want more information, you can Google it, but come on! You'll just be wasting time that would be better spent on watching this masterpiece.

Once is about a vacuum cleaner/repairman/street musician and a florist in a boy-meets-girl-then-makes-music tale of love, friendship, family, and freaking great music. You can just feel the passion from this simple but charming low-budget movie capturing the chemistry of music making. The film's music will make your skin tingle and hair stand on end. How good is it? In addition to the film winning an Oscar for its music, the Broadway musical version has won 8 Tonys. In short - get ready for a sonic masterpiece!

Starring Matthew Broderick and a young Reese Witherspoon as, respectively, Jim McAllister, a high school teacher and Tracy Flick, a notorious 'that girl' in his class. When Tracy decides to run for class president, we see the floodgates open as all sorts of bizarre and insane behavior pours out of the two. Quickly, it becomes clear that Tracy will do nearly anything to win, and as circumstances spiral out of control, madness descends - along with hilarity!

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Introduction

Epix On Demand is a streaming platform from the Epix television network that offers on-demand content from the channel. It’s offered to subscribers of the Epix television channel at no extra cost. 

Otherwise, the cost varies depending on your TV provider, though it averages at about $5.99/mo. whether you subscribe directly through Epix or via a third partner.

You can subscribe to Epix via supported providers including Comcast xfinity, Cox, DISH, DIRECTV, Spectrum, Verizon FIOS. It can also be used an add-on with Amazon Prime Video Apple TV, AT&T TV NOW, Sling TV, YouTube TV and EPIX NOW.

Who is Epix for?

If you’re into the classics, Epix broadcasts a lot of older films – from Orson Welles movies to westerns like Aces and Eights and iconic horrors like Night of the Living Dead. There’s also a decent selection of contemporary movies including compelling original documentaries, with a fair share of stand-up comedy specials, as well as family-friendly content.

Why get Epix?

Classic programming: With a large catalog of well-loved classics, Epix can make for some interesting lesser-known discoveries that you won’t find on a lot of other streaming platforms. Original programming: Among the contemporary releases, the ones that stand out are Epix’s own, including interesting original documentaries, such as Alive and The Panama Papers, to name but a few. Multi-device streaming: You can stream across devices at the same time, though it’s not clear what the specific cap is on that. Offline downloads: Offline viewing is available on up to six devices per account, which is ideal if you’re sharing the service with the family.

Background

Epix is a premium pay television network from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer launched in 2009, featuring mainly older theatrical releases and original shows. As of April 2020, films featured on the channel primarily include recent releases.

What's the best deal to subscribe to Epix?

Great news! It looks like Epix still offers a free trial of 7 days.

Pricing at Epix starts at $5.99 per month.

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