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Movie theaters are closed down due to the coronavirus outbreak but you can still enjoy the entertainment at home, mama. Most of the hit films are going straight to streaming so you can watch them anywhere at any time. From Disney movies to new thrillers that were about to hit the box office, we rounded up the complete list.

Things are constantly changing so be sure to check back for updates. Here are the latest releases to hit streaming services early:

1. Frozen 2 on Disney+

Ages: 3+

Elsa has the superpower to create snow and ice, but in order to save her kingdom, she (along with her friends) must discover where her powers originate.

Available on Disney+ now.

2. Onward on Disney+

Ages: 3+

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Brothers, Ian and Barley Lightfoot, set foot on an obstacle-filled journey in order to spend one last day with their deceased father.

Available on digital now and on Disney+ April 3.

3. The Invisible Man on demand

Ages: 18+

Cecilia Kass believes her dead ex-boyfriend is stalking her. When she tells police her former lover is a scientist who is using his power to terrorize her, they think she's crazy. As she tries to prove her case, she wonders if her fight is all for naught.

Available on demand now.

4. Emma on demand

Ages: 13+

Jane Austen's beloved coming of age story tells of the life of Emma Woodhouse, a young girl who believes she has it all. But while navigating her life as a young adult, she discovers true romance is where you least expect it.

Available on demand now.

5. Birds of Prey on demand

Ages: 18+

When Harley Quinn breaks up with the Joker, it becomes a huge deal. Quinn now finds herself escaping the reigns of her crime boss, Black Mask and his dangerous crew.

Available on digital now.

6. Bloodshot on demand

Ages: 13+

Soldier Ray Garrison gets a second chance at life when a team of scientists bring him back to life. His new superhuman powers allow him to seek (and get) revenge on his killer.

Available on demand now.

7. Just Mercy on demand

Ages: 13+

Harvard grad, Bryan Stevenson is on a mission to defend those in jail who are wrongly convicted. On his journey, he meets Walter McMillian, who is sentenced to die for the murder of a girl, and decides to fights for McMillian's life although encountered with racism.

Available on demand now and Blu-ray April 14.

8. The Gentlemen on digital HD

Ages: 18+

Mickey Pearson is known for making loads of money by spearheading a marijuana business in London. But when others discover he wants to leave the industry, he's greeted by conniving gang members on a mission to dethrone him.

Available on digital HD now, Blu-Ray and DVD April 21.

9. The Way Back on demand

Ages: 18+

A popular highschool basketball coach learns that alcoholism can rob you of success.

Available on demand now.

10. I Still Believe on demand

Ages: 13+

Based on a true story, I Still Believe tells of Christian music star Jeremy Camp's life and legacy.

Available on demand March 27.

11. Trolls World Tour on demand

Ages: 3+

Poppy, Branch, and their friends learn to unite differing troll tribes.

Available on demand April 10.

12. Sonic the Hedgehog on demand

Ages: 3+

Sonic the Hedgehog and a human, Tom Wachowski, both learn that life isn't exactly what it seems.
Available on demand March 31.

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