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Oscar-Nominated Film ‘The Holdovers’ Is Now Streaming: Where To Watch the Boarding School Comedy Online

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The Holdovers is nominated for five Academy Awards — including best picture, best original screenplay, best film editing, best actor for Paul Giamatti and best supporting actress for Da’Vine Joy Randolph — and it’s now available to watch on-demand at home, ahead of the Oscars.

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The coming-of-age comedy is available to stream on Peacock, as well as to buy or rent digitally in 4K Ultra HD at Prime Video, Apple TV and other premium video-on-demand platforms. Keep reading below for more details on where to stream The Holdovers online.

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Where to Stream The Holdovers Online

Although The Holdovers is streaming on Peacock for subscribers, it’s also available in 4K Ultra HD digitally to buy for $10 (reg. $20) or to rent for $6 on Prime Video, Apple TV and other video-on-demand platforms.

In the meantime, The Holdovers is still in theaters. Tickets to see the film are still available at Fandango.com and elsewhere.

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Not a Peacock subscriber? While the streaming service doesn’t offer a free trial, you can sign up for Peacock starting at $5.99 per month. You’ll get access to Oppenheimer, as well as originals like Poker Face, Bel-Air, Girls5eva, Sick and more; hit movies like Five Nights at Freddy’s, Fast X, Asteroid City, Strays and more; live sports and entertainment from NBC Sports and WWE; more than 50 “always-on” streaming channels and much more.

Where to Buy The Holdovers Screenplay Online

The Holdovers is an original story from screenwriter David Hemingson. However, the Oscar-nominated screenplay is available as a paperback for $15 and as a Kindle e-book for $7. It’s also available as a free e-book for Kindle Unlimited subscribers.

'The Holdovers' screenplay, paperback cover
'The Holdovers' screenplay, paperback cover

'The Holdovers Screenplay'

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Directed by Alexander Payne, The Holdovers follows Angus Tully (Dominic Sessa), an obnoxious student at an all-boys boarding school in New England who’s forced to stay on campus when his mother can’t take him for Christmas break. Tully is a “holdover” who has to live under the rule of Paul Hunham (Paul Giamatti), a cranky classics professor, and Mary Lamb (Da’Vine Joy Randolph), the school’s cafeteria manager, for two weeks during the holidays.

The film also stars Carrie Preston, Brady Hepner, Ian Dolley, Jim Kaplan, Michael Provost, Andrew Garman, Naheem Garcia, Stephen Thorne and others.

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