Originally published on Oct. 17.

Unstreamable is a weekly column that recommends films you cant find on major streaming services in the United States.
Unstreamable is a weekly column that recommends films you can't find on major streaming services in the United States.
Andrew on Twitter asked if we had a list of all the unstreamable films we've written about so far, which was a good thing to wonder. We didn't. Now we do. Thanks for asking, Andrew!

Currently, there are 82 films on this list. Each one was unstreamable on streaming services when it was added. That means we couldn't find it on Netflix, Hulu, Disney+, Quibi, Caboodle, or any of the other 300+ streaming services available in the United States. We also couldn't find it available for rent or purchase through platforms like Prime Video or iTunes. We don't consider user-generated videos, like unauthorized YouTube uploads, to be streamable.

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We add four more films each week:

USA
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)
Collide-O-Scope: The Best of the Worst (2007)
Starrbooty (2007)
Police Beat (2006)
Strangers with Candy (2005)
I Downloaded a Ghost (2004)
Hysterical Blindness (2002)
Cartoon Noir (1999)
Dogma (1999)
Clockwatchers (1997)
Gummo (1997)
Eddie (1996)
I Shot Andy Warhol (1996)
The Doom Generation (1995)
Kids (1995)
Playboy: The Best of Anna Nicole Smith (1995)
Strange Days (1995)
Super Mario Bros. (1993)
Evil Toons (1992)
The Linguini Incident (1991)
Meet the Applegates (1991)
Mississippi Masala (1991)
Fatal Exposure (1989)
Great Balls of Fire! (1989)
To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
Love Streams (1984)
Silkwood (1983)
The Last American Virgin (1982)
Losing Ground (1982)
Missing (1982)
Betty Boop for President (1980)
Bosom Buddies (1980-1982)
All That Jazz (1979)
Killer of Sheep (1978)
Abby (1974)
Claudine (1974)
Harry & Tonto (1974)
That Man Bolt (1973)
Lady Sings the Blues (1972)
Judy Garland in Concert: Volume 1 (1964)
Written on the Wind (1956)

Japan
Ponyo (2008) — Streaming in May 2020 on HBO Max
Yayoi Kusama: I Love Me (2008)
Tony Takitani (2005)
Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo (2003-2005)
Medabots (1999)
Wild Zero (1999)
Mermaid Forest (1991)
The Curse of Kazuo Umezu (1990)
Patlabor: The Movie (1989)Currently streaming on VRV and HIDIVE

France
Demonlover (2002)
Beau Travail (1999)
Late August, Early September (1999)
Irma Vep (1996)
I Can't Sleep (J'ai pas sommeil) (1994)
Her Bridal Night (1956)

Spain
Cell 211 (2009)
Take My Eyes (Te Doy Mis Ojos) (2003)
Lovers of the Arctic Circle (Los Amantes Del Círculo Polar) (1998)
Belle Epoque (1992)
Jamón Jamón (1992)

United Kingdom
Croupier (1998)
Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1981)
Sleuth (1972)
Night and the City (1950)

Italy
The Best of Bruno Bozzetto (1997)
The Rebels: Montgomery Clift (1983)
Allegro Non Troppo (1976)

Australia
The Black Balloon (2008)
Two Friends (1986)

Mexico
Pepe (1960)
Raquel's Shoeshiner (El bolero de Raquel) (1957)

Argentina
The Holy Girl (La niña santa) (2004)

Austria
Models (1999)

Germany
The Nomi Song (2004)

Hong Kong
Days of Being Wild (1990)

India
Subarnarekha (1965)

Israel
An American Hippie in Israel (1972)

Norway
Turn Me On, Dammit! (2011)

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Scotland
Gregory's Girl (1980)

Senegal
Hyenas (1992)

South Korea
Green Fish (1997)