Streamed & Screened – ‘The Batman,’ true-crime TV trends, Oscar movies streaming NOW, and more!

This week the big news is that we’re finally getting to talk about Robert Pattinson as The Batman, but we’ve also got a bunch of ripped-from-the-headlines type true-crime…ish(?) shows premiering that we want to round up, and there are some fantastic Oscar nominated movies from last year landing on subscription streaming platforms that you are going to want to know about.

More from Bruce Miller:

In Theaters:


  • Joe Vs. Carole (March 3; Peacock)
  • The Dropout (3-Ep Ltd Series Premiere March 3; HULU)
  • Winning Time: The Rise Of The Lakers Dynasty (March 6; HBO Max)
  • Drive My Car (March 2; HBO/Max)
  • West Side Story (March 2; HBO/Max)
  • Benedetta (March 4; HULU)

And, as promised, here’s a link to the twitter thread of Guillermo del Toro dissecting a sequence from West Side Story:

Streamed & Screened is a podcast about movies and TV hosted by Bruce Miller, an entertainment reporter for multiple decades who is now the editor of the Sioux City JournalJared McNett, a reporter for the Sioux City Journal, and Chris Lay, the podcast operations manager for Lee Enterprises.