Thu. May 30th, 2024

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Greetings cinephiles and TV lovers! There’s a lot to watch this month—movies and shows alike. From slasher movies to fantasy series, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. I don’t know about you, but my Letterboxd watchlist is stacked for this month. Get your popcorn ready and queue up your first watch of March! 

“The Mandalorian” season three – March 1 (Disney+)

  • Pedro Pascal returns to the “Star Wars” universe for season three of “The Mandalorian,” an action packed sci-fi western. He and Grogu, also known as Baby Yoda to fans everywhere, will explore areas of the galaxy not yet seen before in live action, including Mandalore.

“Creed III” – March 3

  • Michael B. Jordan makes his directorial debut with “Creed III,” his third appearance in the “Rocky” cinematic universe. The boxing champion Adonis Creed (Michael B. Jordan) faces off against Damian Anderson (Jonathan Majors), a childhood friend with an intriguing past. 
“Daisy Jones & the Six” – Photo via Amazon Studios

“Daisy Jones & the Six” – March 3 (Prime Video)

  • Best-selling novel “Daisy Jones & the Six” by Taylor Jenkins Reid is adapted to screen in the upcoming miniseries starring Riley Keough and Sam Claflin. This series follows the rise and fall of the titular fictional 1970s band, inspired by Fleetwood Mac.

“School Spirits” – March 9  (Paramount+)

  • Need a new supernatural teen mystery? Peyton List (“Cobra Kai,” “Jessie”) stars as Maddie Nears, a student-turned-spirit investigating the circumstances that led her to purgatory—stuck on her high school campus.
“Scream VI” – Photo via Paramount

“Scream VI” – March 10 

  • The sixth installment in the slasher franchise “Scream” follows the survivors of the previous film, but this time they’re in New York City. Ghostface has followed them to the Big Apple and relentlessly torments sisters Sam (Melissa Barrera) and Tara Carpenter (Jenna Ortega). 

“Ted Lasso” season three – March 15 (Apple TV+)

  • Everyone’s favorite soccer coach is back for season three of this heartwarming sports comedy. Following season two’s cliffhanger ending, the team and Ted Lasso (Jason Sudeikis) will face new challenges on and off the field. 
“Shadow and Bone” – Photo via Netflix

“Shadow and Bone” season two – March 16 (Netflix)

  • Season two of “Shadow and Bone” takes the fantasy show to new heights by introducing new characters, new battles and new alliances. The series, based on the “Shadow and Bone” and “Six of Crows” books by Leigh Bardugo, stars Jessie Mei Li as Alina Starkov and Ben Barnes as General Kirigan.

“Succession” season four – March 26 (HBOMax)

  • The comedy-drama “Succession,” which follows the rich and powerful Roy family, will come to an end with season four. The family, owners of a media and entertainment conglomerate, showcase dysfunction and corruption.

“Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves” – March 31

  • This action-packed movie takes inspiration from the role-playing game “Dungeons and Dragons.” The cast includes Chris Pine (“Star Trek”), Michelle Rodriguez (“The Fast and the Furious”), Regé-Jean Page (“Bridgerton”) and Justice Smith (“Pokémon: Detective Pikachu”). 

“The Power” – March 31 (Prime Video)

  • Teenage girls suddenly acquire powers in this sci-fi series based on the book “The Power,” by Naomi Alderman. Toni Collette (“Hereditary”) and Auli’i Cravalho (“Moana”) star in this new series.

Abigail Chipps is a fourth-year media and culture major and Chinese minor.

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Abigail Chipps is a Communication Studies M.A. student at West Chester University. She works as Online Editor for the Quad. In May 2023, she graduated from WCU with her B.A. in Media and Culture and a Chinese minor.

3 thoughts on “Shows and Movies to Watch this March”
  1. Thanks for the great information! I look forward to watching. Very well written!!! It has the 3 C’s Clear, Concise, Compelling!!! I look forward to reading April’s media madness!

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