EW Staff
June 30, 2017 AT 03:00 PM EDT

Not sure what to binge this weekend? We’re here to help: Each Friday, the EW staff reveals which TV shows and movies, new and old, they’ll be streaming once work’s over Friday. Below, check out our picks for the holiday weekend.

Okja, Netflix

A girl (An Seo Hyun) fights to save her superpig best friend from corporate greed run amok (the face of which belongs to Tilda Swinton, in braces and a platinum blonde wig), with the help of an amusingly pacifist, animal-loving militant group. Okja is a rescue mission thriller wrapped in political commentary and breathtaking cinematography (especially in scenes set in mountainous South Korea) that juggles wry humor with a sweetly told story of love and friendship and humanity. It defies convention — or assembly-line filmmaking, if you will — proving once again that Snowpiercer director Bong Joon Ho is a mad genius, whether his work’s presented on the big or small screen. I’ll be taking some time out of this weekend for a second (or maybe even third?) viewing. —Shirley Li (@shirleyxp)

Sex and the City, Amazon Prime

After only seeing the heavily censored versions of Sex and the City episodes on TBS growing up, I’ve started watching the uncut originals and marveling at the HBO show’s humor and confidence. The main foursome’s candid brunch debates are what you wish The View could be, the roster of guest stars is a who’s who of dreamy actors (Bradley Cooper! Matthew McConaughey! John Slattery!), and the pun-heavy scripts are a shameless joy. Also: Aidan forever. —Ariana Bacle (@iambacle)

Chewing Gum, Netflix

After bingeing the delightful romance Lovesick (formerly: Scrotal Recall) during a single long weekend recently, I’m lusting after a similarly cheeky-yet-heartfelt show to watch over the upcoming holiday — and I think Chewing Gum might just be it. Also set in the U.K. (those British accents are integral to my viewing pleasure!), the series follows 24-year-old Tracey (Michaela Coel), who was raised in a staunchly religious home and is now trying to lose her virginity. A mission impossible? I can’t wait to find out. —Amy Wilkinson (@amymwilk)

Gypsy, Netflix

Crisp cinematography, Naomi Watts, and, well, a lot of storylines, Gypsy still manages to hook the viewer. After all, you have to see which boundaries Watts’ Jean/Diane will cross next and who will get caught in the crosshairs. –Jami Ganz (@JamiGanz)

The Flash, Netflix

I’ve been rewatching the third season to see if the reveal that — spoiler alert — Barry Allen is Savitar lines up from the beginning of the year. So far, yes, but dammit if I’m not left with more questions about some dangling plot threads: How does Wally still have his speed? Why did Savitar need Jesse Quick? Why didn’t someone forcibly cut Emo Barry’s hair? —Natalie Abrams (@NatalieAbrams)

Win It All, Netflix

Jake Johnson stars as the world’s worst gambler, a down-on-his-luck ne’er-do-well who is asked to hold a duffle bag of cash for an acquaintance heading to jail. It doesn’t take long for Johnson’s Eddie Garrett to find himself buried in a hole of debt that only more gambling will help escape. But don’t let the description fool you: Joe Swanberg’s Win It All is funny and shaggy and doesn’t go into the dark depths its premise might presume. The film possesses a good-hang vibe and it adds up to an easy 90 minutes on the couch. Add a half-star if you’re a Johnson stan. —Christopher Rosen (@chrisjrosen)

Twin Peaks, Netflix

With the show’s recent, bonkers-sounding return on Showtime, I’ve decided to finally dive into the original run of David Lynch and Mark Frost’s drama about the investigation into Laura Palmer’s murder. After watching the first season, I can’t believe I waited so long, because this series is so compellingly weird. I’m looking forward to diving further into season 2 this weekend. —Chancellor Agard (@chancelloragard)

Dance Academy, Netflix

The country’s most American holiday is around the corner and yet I can’t help but gravitate toward an Australian teen drama. Dance Academy, about a girl from the farm thrown into the cutthroat world of ballet, has all your typical soapy tropes: unrequited crushes, the mean girl masking her own self-doubt, the bad boy from “the street” — and the occasional good dance scene. While some of the dialogue is laughable, it’s just the kind of lighthearted, guilty pleasure binge I’ve been looking for. —Robyn Ross (@RobynRossTV)

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