The Roku Channel Adds Over Two Dozen Free Movies for May

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The Roku Channel, Roku’s free streaming service, is adding over two dozen movies and two new TV shows to its free streaming lineup in May. Starting this month, you can watch all five seasons of Alias, a 1962 John Wayne classic crime story, and the quintessential 80s fantasy film The Neverending Story.

Here are all of the new titles.

TV Series


A graduate student
is also an agent for the CIA.

The Unity
(premiering May 15)

A television series
that focuses on a top-secret military unit modeled after the real-life U.S.
Army special operations unit commonly known as Delta Force.

Action Movies

Minority Report

A policeman (Tom
Cruise) tries to establish his innocence in a future where law enforcement can
arrest killers before their crimes.

The November Man

An ex-CIA agent
(Pierce Brosnan) comes out of retirement to protect a valuable witness (Olga
Kurylenko) and soon learns that now he is the target of his former friend and
protege (Luke Bracey).

The Saint

Simon Templar (Val Kilmer) falls for a U.S. scientist (Elisabeth Shue) whose
cold-fusion formula he must steal.

We Own the Night

As the NYPD wages
war on drugs, a nightclub manager whose brother is a cop tries to remain


The fierce warrior
Achilles (Brad Pitt) leads Greek forces in the Trojan War, ignited when Paris
(Orlando Bloom) abducts Helen of Troy.

Comedy Movies

Addams Family

Upon arrival of
their mustachioed baby, Morticia (Anjelica Huston) and Gomez (Raul Julia) hire
a greedy nanny who targets Uncle Fester (Christopher Lloyd).

Annie (2014)

A plucky youngster
(Quvenzhané Wallis) escapes the clutches of her calculating foster mother and
charms her way into the heart of a hard-nosed tycoon (Jamie Foxx), who’s
running for mayor.

Madea’s Family Reunion: A Southern matriarch (Tyler Perry) deals with a host of personal and
family issues while planning her clan’s upcoming reunion.

Drama Movies

Those Bedroom Eyes

An interior
decorator (Mimi Rogers) entangles a psychology professor (Tim Matheson) in a
murder investigation.

El Dorado

An old gunfighter
(John Wayne), a drifter (James Caan) and a deputy sober up a sheriff (Robert
Mitchum) to track down killers.

The Client

Mobsters and
lawyers (Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones) hound a boy who knows about the
missing corpse of a U.S. senator.

A.I. Artificial Intelligence

In the future a cutting-edge android in the form of a boy
(Haley Joel Osment) embarks on a journey to discover his true nature.

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

Flashbacks tell the story of a tenderfoot who rose to glory
by gunning down the outlaw terrorizing his small town.

I Am Sam

A man (Sean Penn) with the mental capacity of a child hires
a lawyer (Michelle Pfeiffer) to regain custody of his daughter.

Akeelah and the Bee

Akeelah (Keke Palmer), an 11-year-old girl living in South
Los Angeles, discovers she has a talent for spelling, which she hopes will take
her to the National Spelling Bee.

The Neverending Story: A New York schoolboy (Barret
Oliver) escapes into a book about a boy warrior (Noah Hathaway) and an empress
(Tami Stronach).

The Manchurian Candidate

A troubled Gulf War veteran (Denzel Washington) becomes
suspicious after a powerful senator’s (Meryl Streep) son (Liev Schreiber)
becomes a candidate for vice president.

The Women of Brewster Place

A multigenerational story of the lives of several black
women who call an inner-city tenement home.

The Joy Luck Club

Based on Amy Tan’s best seller about the relationships of a
group of Chinese women with their Americanized daughters.

Romance Moves

Down with Love

In 1960s New York,
a womanizing journalist (Ewan McGregor) tries to make a feminist author (Renée
Zellweger) fall in love with him.

Sense and
Sensibility (1995)

Suitors romance,
then abandon, sisters (Emma Thompson, Kate Winslet) left destitute by their
father’s death in late-1800s England.

Hope Floats: After learning about her husband’s
(Michael Paré) infidelity, a woman (Sandra Bullock) returns to her hometown and
finds romance with a handyman (Harry Connick Jr.).


In Kentucky to bury
his father, a troubled man (Orlando Bloom) gets his life on track with the help
of a free-spirited flight attendant (Kirsten Dunst).

Thriller Movies

The Da Vinci Code

A murder in the
Louvre Museum and clues in paintings by Leonardo da Vinci lead to the discovery
of a religious mystery that could rock the foundations of Christianity.

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