This week's streaming movies covered "The Giant Mechanical Man," "Geography Club" and "The Comedy," a serious 2012 indie film directed by Rick Alverson.

This week's new releases:


Dusty is a small crop duster with big dreams in “Planes,” a DisneyToon Studios production with an unoriginal but unobjectionable plot. (Disney)

What Washington is Watching:

1. The Heat

2. White House Down

3. Pacific Rim

4. Grown Ups 2

5. The Hangover Part III

(Source: Redbox, for the week ended Nov. 17)