Discover this week’s top picks for entertainment at home. From must-watch movies and TV shows to captivating reads and sensational music, find the best options to elevate your leisure time.

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Irish Wish
Netflix, 15 March

Following the triumph of ‘Falling for Christmas’ Lindsay Lohan teams up with Netflix once more for her latest romantic comedy, ‘Irish Wish,’ set to stream just in time for St. Patrick’s Day. Lohan takes on the role of Maddie, whose ideal partner, Paul (Alexander Vlahos), is on the verge of marrying her closest friend, Emma.

Days before the wedding, Maddie makes a wish for true love on an ancient Irish stone, only to wake up the next day to find herself betrothed to Paul. While initially overjoyed at her wish coming true, Maddie finds herself drawn to another man (Ed Speelers). Will she choose the life she wished for, or the life she found for herself?

Dream Scenario
Max, 15 March

The legendary Academy Award winner Nicolas Cage leads Kristoffer Borgli’s surreal and satirical dark comedy, ‘Dream Scenario.’ Cage portrays Paul Matthews, a college professor and family man whose serene existence is shattered when people worldwide start seeing him in their dreams. Suddenly thrust into the limelight, Paul exploits his newfound celebrity status. However, his fortunes reverse when the dreams featuring Paul take a sinister turn, transforming into horrifying nightmares, causing Paul to become a social pariah.


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Apples Never Fall
Peacock, 14 March

Based on the epic novel ‘Apples Never Fall’ by Liane Moriarty, this limited series delves into the lives of the four Delaney siblings following the disappearance of their mother, Joy Delaney. With the police focusing on their father, Stan, as a potential suspect, the siblings embark on a journey to uncover the truth behind their mother’s vanishing act.

As they delve deeper into the mystery, Troy, Brooke, Logan, and Amy are confronted with uncomfortable truths about their relationships not only with each other but also with their partners and their parents’ marriage.

Adding to the complexity is the presence of a mysterious young woman who had previously visited the Delaney household but has since vanished without a trace, further complicating an already tangled web of secrets and revelations.

The Gentlemen
Netflix

Edward Horniman finds himself unexpectedly thrust into the role of Duke of Halstead, inheriting 15,000 acres following his father’s death. However, he quickly discovers that his new estate is entangled in a cannabis cultivation empire overseen by the dubious Bobby Glass. Thrust into a realm filled with eccentric and perilous individuals, Edward must strategise to safeguard his inheritance and ensure his survival amidst a web of malevolence.


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After Annie
Anna Quindlen

‘After Annie’ unfolds the aftermath of Annie Brown’s sudden passing, leaving her husband, children, and closest friend grappling with the void she leaves behind. Bill struggles without his cherished wife, while Annemarie battles resurfacing bad habits Annie once helped her conquer. As the eldest, Ali must shoulder newfound responsibilities, caring for her siblings and even her grieving father as they navigate the complexities of life without Annie.

Throughout the ensuing year, Annie’s enduring presence sustains them, her wisdom and wit echoing in their thoughts. Mary Beth Keane’s emotionally rich narrative explores how love endures beyond death, empowering those left behind to carry on. Ultimately, ‘After Annie’ celebrates resilience in the face of loss and the transformative power of adversity to reshape lives in unexpected ways.


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Everything I Thought It Was
Justin Timberlake

Everything I Thought It Was’ is the upcoming sixth studio album by the superstar American singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake. The album was preceded by the single ‘Selfish’ and the promotional single ‘Drown.’

About the album, Timberlake revealed that it has ‘incredibly honest’ moments but is also “a lot of fun.’ Timberlake said that the album title was inspired from when a friend, after listening to the album, told him: ‘This sounds like everything I thought I wanted from you.’


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