It wouldn’t be the Christmas season without a return visit gremlins, Joe Dante’s black comedy about tiny, furry creatures called Mogwais. When a seller buys a mogwai for his son as a Christmas present, he must follow three rules: keep it out of water, keep it out of the sun, and never let it eat after midnight.
At first, the cute Mogwai is harmless and goes by the name of Gizmo. If it accidentally gets water, Gizmo will spawn five Mogwais on its back, but these creatures are much more aggressive and ruthless. Led by their leader, Stripe, the troublemakers raise a small army that devastates the entire city. It’s up to Gizmo and his human buddies to end Stripe’s reign and save Christmas.
Where is streaming?
As of November 23rd, Gremlins is the rare movie streaming on two platforms: HBO Max and peacock.
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Introduced in 2020, Peacock is home to popular NBC shows like The office, law & order, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine. The service offers many sports programming from the NFL, Premier League and WWE. Peacock has expanded into shows like Vampire Academy and also into scripted and unscripted original programming A family friendand a documentary about Casey Anthony.
When will subscribers stream?
gremlins is now streaming on HBO Max and Peacock.
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How much is it?
Watch gremlins With HBO Max, subscribers can choose between a plan with ads and a plan without ads. With ads, HBO Max costs $10 per month or $100 per month. With no ads, HBO Max costs $15 per month or $150 per year. Additionally, HBO Max is offering a special Black Friday deal for new and returning subscribers. Subscribers can access HBO Max with ads for the first three months at a discounted rate of $2 per month. This special offer ends on November 28th.
Watch gremlins Peacock requires a paid subscription. Peacock Premium is the streaming service’s first paid tier with access to over 80,000 hours of entertainment for a monthly price of $5 or $50 per year. This level contains ads but allows users to access new movies and live events. If this tier is too restrictive, users can upgrade to Peacock Premium Plus, which costs $10 per month or $100 per year. Premium Plus includes everything from Premium but contains no ads and allows users to download programs and watch them offline.
Is it worth?
Yes, but only if you like dark comedy and horror. The official synopsis reads: “A young man accidentally breaks three important rules regarding his new pet and unleashes a horde of vicious, mischievous monsters on a small town.”
Directed by Joe Dante gremlins based on a screenplay by Chris Columbus. The ensemble cast consists of Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Polly Holliday, Hoyt Axton, Frances Lee McCain, Judge Reinhold, Dick Miller, Corey Feldman and Glynn Turman. Comedian and television personality Howie Mandel voices the role of Gizmo.
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