This March 2021 the world’s biggest streaming platforms have lined up several big shows to catch. Across all platforms, there are ample shows that will be streaming in March. This includes a long-awaited comedy sequel, an extended superhero cut and an anime adaptation of a hit video game.
There is also a new player in the streaming game as Malaysians can now access Disney+. If you are wondering what should be on your watch list this month, we have sorted out that problem for you. Here are the big premieres and hottest shows that will be streaming in March 2021.
Coming 2 America
It has been over 30 years since we last saw Eddie Murphy portray Prince Akeem of Zamunda. The long-awaited sequel Coming 2 America will reunite us with the characters from the original comedy. In this new story, Akeem discovers he has a long-lost son in America. With his trusted confidante Semmi (Arsenio Hall), they journey back to Queens, New York to find him.
Platform: Amazon Prime Video
Date: 5 March
Charm City Kings
The award-winning Sundance film follows fourteen-year-old Mouse who desperately wants to join the Midnight Clique, group of Baltimore dirt-bike riders. When the leader of the group takes him under his wing, Mouse is put on a seductive path filled with fast money and violence. He soon finds himself at an impossible crossroads between the straight-and-narrow and a lifestyle that does not afford second chances.
Platform: HBO GO
Date: 9 March
The Falcon and The Winter Soldier
This new Marvel Studios’ series takes place after the events of Avengers: Endgame. This new Marvel adventure sees Sam Wilson, and Bucky Barnes teaming up for a global adventure that tests their abilities. Best described as a buddy cop movie with superheroes, the duo must lock horns with returning villain Zemo. Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan return to reprise their roles as Falcon and Winter Soldier. The series also stars Daniel Brühl as Zemo, Emily VanCamp as Sharon Carter, and Wyatt Russell as John Walker.
Date: 19 March
Formula 1: Drive to Survive Season 3
The new season of Drive to Survive takes place in the chaotic season of 2020. Faced with a shortened season, the world’s top racing drivers pursue chequered flags as COVID-19 turns the world upside down. Peeling back the curtain of Formula 1 the season will also showcase behind the scenes drama from the 2020 season.
Date: 19 March
Zack Snyder’s Justice League
Streaming in March, the same time as the US, Zack Synder’s Justice League is a four-hour extended cut of the original film. Following Superman’s sacrifice, Bruce Wayne joins forces with Diana Prince and recruits a team of metahumans to protect the world. Faced with an approaching catastrophic threat, the heroes must overcome personal challenges before forming an unprecedented league of heroes. But will Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Cyborg and The Flash have enough to take on Darkseid?
Platform: HBO GO
Date: 18 March
DOTA: Dragon’s Blood
Based on the hit video game, this anime series starts streaming in March 2021, and tells the story of Davion, a renowned Dragon Knight. After crossing paths with a powerful, ancient eldwurm as well as the noble Princess Mirana who is on a secret mission of her own, Davion becomes embroiled in events much larger than he could have ever imagined.
Date: 25 March
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers
A blast from the past, this updated take on the Mighty Ducks takes place in present day Minnesota. The team though have evolved from scrappy underdogs to an ultra-competitive, powerhouse youth hockey group. After 12-year-old Evan Morrow (Brady Noon) is unceremoniously cut from the Ducks, he and his mom, Alex (Lauren Graham), set out to build their own team of misfits. With the help of Gordon Bombay (Emilio Estevez), they rediscover the joy of playing just for love of the game.
Date: 26 March