The Roku channel is adding 33 free movies to its platform in March, giving moviegoers plenty of great options. New releases include classics like Armageddon, Jack’s New Townand Beverly Hills Troop. There will also be some exclusives: Boiling pointwhich follows a chef during the busiest day in his kitchen, and A perfect matcha romantic comedy about an app developer who gets more than she bargains for when testing a new dating app.
Roku is also adding a ton of great comedy franchises, including Ace Ventura: animal detective and its sequel, Ace Ventura: When Nature Callsas well as both super soldiers movies. There are also a handful of great sports films, such as little big league, The sixth manand Any Sunday. Families will be able to stream wonderful movies together, such as Shrek and Shrek 2. Other movies landing on Roku in March include man on fire, blue band, The Beasts of the Wild South, office spaceand 9 to 5. Check full list here. Notably, the Roku Channel does not require a Roku-specific streaming device, as anyone can download the Roku app and stream the series for free.
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New movies aren’t the only exciting option on the Roku Channel, as the streamer recently launched the new season of Reno! 911nicknamed Reno! 911: Defunded. The new episodes debuted February 25 and feature original stars Thomas Lennon, Robert Ben Garant, Kerri Kenney-Silver, Niecy Nash, Cedric Yarbrough Carlos Alazraqui, Ian Roberts, Joe Lo Truglio, Mary Birdsong and Wendi McLendon-Covey. The show also has an impressive roster of guest stars this time around, including Jamie Lee Curtis, “Weird Al” Yankovic, and George Lopez.
“Roku Originals is always looking for new ways to give viewers access to new, bold (and fun), and Renew 911! Refunded does exactly that!” said Colin Davis, head of original scripts at Roku, in an earlier statement about the new series.Renew 911! is one of the funniest comedy TV shows ever made, and we couldn’t be more thrilled to release an all-new, oversized, never-before-seen season as the Roku Original. Get ready to laugh!”
Renew 911! : Defunded marks the eighth season of Renew 911!, following the show’s seventh season to Quibi. The series moved to Roku after the company acquired all content from Quibi when the streaming platform shut down. Fans of the series can click here to learn more about the series in our exclusive interview with the cast and creators.