This Week's Guide to Must-Watch Free TV -- May 21, 2021
Your TV Guide to the Week - May 21st, 2021
Prescription for Love
Length: 1hr 29min
Mood: Drama, Romance
Director: Brian Brough
Starring: Jillian Murray, Trevor Donovan, Jillian Joy
In this modern-day Cinderella story, Claire, a nurse, fights for a chance at love with a charming new doctor and for a promotion to free herself from the misery her supervisor creates. As her supervisor tries to derail Claire's chance at happiness, Claire will have to stand up for herself and go after her dreams.
Length: 1hr 38min
Mood: Comedy, Crime
Directors: Keenen Ivory Wayans
Starring: Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Kerry Washington
A short and tiny criminal named Calvin has just committed a robbery involving stealing a precious diamond from a jewelry store along with his dim-witted partner, Percy. However, the snatch goes awry, and Calvin ends up ditching the diamond by stashing it in a woman named Vanessa's purse. Vanessa happens to be married to a wannabe-dad named Darryl. Calvin must now pose as a young infant in order to retrieve the stolen diamond. However, a simple quick-and-grab turns into a friendly relationship between Calvin and Darryl.
The Green Hornet
Length: 1hr 59min
Mood: Action, Comedy, Crime
Directors: Michel Gondry
Starring: Seth Rogen, Jay Chou, Christoph Waltz
Playboy Britt Reid becomes the new publisher of Los Angeles' "The Daily Sentinel" after the sudden death of his father. Britt's party life is about to change when he and his driver and kung fu expert, Kato, stop a robbery. With the help of Kato, Britt starts a new career of fighting crime as the masked superhero "The Green Hornet".
Length: 1hr 29min
Mood: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Director: David McNally
Starring: Anthony Anderson, Jerry O'Connell, Estella Warren
Louis Booker and Charlie Carbone are close friends with an association with the mob. After the duo botch a delivery of stolen TVs, the duo are given a second chance by mob leader Sal Maggio, who happens to be Charlie's stepfather. The duo are to deliver $50,000 to a contact in Australia. As simple as the job sounds, complications emerge when a kangaroo steals the money. Now Charlie and Louis must find the kangaroo and get the money back before they find themselves in a worse predicament.
Now You See Me
Length: 1hr 55min
Mood: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Directors: Louis Leterrier
Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Common, Mark Ruffalo
A team of talented illusionists called "The Four Horsemen" are investigated by a resolute F.B.I. Agent following a series of brazen heists that leave their audiences swimming in cash while draining the bulging bank accounts of unscrupulous business leaders.
The Butterfly Effect
Length: 1hr 53min
Mood: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Directors: Eric Bress, J. Mackye Gruber
Starring: Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart, Melora Walters
Evan Treborn suffers blackouts during significant events of his life. As he grows up, he finds a way to remember these lost memories and a supernatural way to alter his life by reading his journal.
Length: 1hr 39min
Mood: Drama, Thriller
Directors: Eli Roth
Starring: Keanu Reeves, Lorenza Izzo, Ana de Armas
When a devoted husband and father is left home alone for the weekend, two stranded young women unexpectedly knock on his door for help. What starts out as a kind gesture results in a dangerous seduction and a deadly game of cat and mouse.
Mood: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Creators: Jenna Bans, Jenna Bans
Starring: Christina Hendricks, Retta, Mae Whitman
When three suburban moms get tired of trying to make ends meet, they decide it's time to stick up for themselves by robbing the local grocery store. But when the manager catches a glimpse of one of them and the loot is far more than they expected, it doesn't take long for the three best friends to realize the perfect getaway will be harder than they think.