It’s a brand new 12 months, which suggests it’s time for resolutions. For a lot of, a preferred decision is to cease consuming dangerous, typically scrumptious meals. Who wants a juicy steak with butter and bitter cream when you possibly can have a tasty … salad? Granola? Or, heaven forbid … tofu?!?
But, simply since you gave up consuming scrumptious meals doesn’t imply you possibly can’t watch different folks indulge their appetites on the small display screen. The Menu, a pitch-black darkish comedy concerning the 1% being punished for his or her sins whereas consuming a wealthy course of delectable meals, is the answer for brand spanking new dieters both craving a great meal or in search of an entertaining film to look at whereas at dwelling.
The place are you able to watch The Menu within the U.S.?
If you wish to see wealthy folks get their simply deserts whereas consuming their dessert (excuse us for the “intelligent” wordplay), head to HBO Max to start streaming.
Launched in 2020, HBO Max affords applications from its signature manufacturers, similar to HBO, Cartoon Community, and Warner Bros. Legacy exhibits like The Sopranos, The Wire, Succession, and Sport of Thrones can all be watched on the service, in addition to present motion pictures like The Batman. And unique programming, like Hacks and The Flight Attendant, exists below “Max Originals.” In 2023, HBO Max and Discovery+ will consolidate into one platform after the merger between WarnerMedia and Discovery.
When does it stream for subscribers?
The Menu will stream on HBO Max starting January 3.
How a lot does it price?
To entry HBO Max, subscribers can select between a plan with adverts and a plan with out adverts. With adverts, HBO Max prices $10 a month or $100 a 12 months. With out adverts, HBO Max prices $15 a month or $150 a 12 months.
Is The Menu value watching?
Should you’re within the temper for a depraved little comedy, then sure. And who isn’t in a temper for one thing like that? The Menu is at occasions brutal and violent, but additionally very humorous, and it genuinely retains you guessing till the ending. Most significantly, it delivers on its titular promise: you see a menu of tasty and tantalizing meals that may make you hungry throughout and after watching it.
The director, Mark Mylod, assembled a solid of first-rate actors for his satire, together with Nicholas Hoult, Hong Chau, Janet McTeer, John Leguizamo, Reed Birney, Judith Mild, and Anya Taylor-Pleasure. Presiding over this meal, and giving the movie’s standout efficiency is Lord Voldemort himself, Ralph Fiennes, who brings some spice and aptitude to his function because the deranged chef who’s overseeing the killer meal. The movie runs a decent 107 minutes and is rated R.
On Rotten Tomatoes, The Menu registers 89% on the Tomatometer and a 76% viewers rating.
You possibly can stream The Menu on HBO Max beginning January 3. We even have a primer explaining The Menu’s ending.