What to Watch: July 2022 Highlights

Oculus Blog
July 13, 2022

Meta Horizon Home lets you and your friends watch movies, documentaries, and on-demand concerts on Oculus TV together in VR. And we’re highlighting some of our favorite picks each month, so be sure to check back on the blog for all the latest.

Must-See Movies*

Hoodwinked Too 3D
This side-splitting sequel to Hoodwinked follows Little Red (Hayden Panettiere) and her gang as they investigate the disappearance of Hansel (Bill Hader) and Gretel (Amy Poehler).

Gods Of Egypt 3D
Gerard Butler and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau star as rival gods locked in an epic battle to decide the fate of the universe in this thrilling fantasy-adventure.

Jason Momoa stars in this intense action-thriller about a logger fighting for survival against drug traffickers who have stashed heroin in his hunting cabin.

Cinderella 3D
A modern take on Cinderella set to the backdrop of the Wild West featuring a new cast of furry and feathered friends.

Concerts On-Demand

Foo Fighters: The Next Stage
Watch Foo Fighters take the VR stage for the first time ever and perform in an up close and personal concert. Consider this your free, front-row ticket to rock out with the legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Famers and other fans.

Katy Perry: The Prismatic World Tour
The Prismatic World Tour Live is a sensory explosion of eye-popping theatrics, daring acrobatics, and of course, all the hits. This concert film is a visually stunning production that captures Katy’s fun-loving personality and artistic vision. Spanning the entire length of the arena floor, the innovative Prismatic tour stage allows Katy to share intimate moments with her fans in a unique shared connection with the music. Directed for the stage in seven thematic acts, this unmissable spectacle features hit after hit after hit, and The Prismatic World Tour Live truly captures the excitement, color, and energy of the live Katy Perry extravaganza.

Discover Real Stories & Documentaries

National Parks Adventure
Narrated by Academy Award® winner Robert Redford, National Parks Adventure takes audiences on the ultimate off-trail adventure into the nation’s awe-inspiring great outdoors and untamed wilderness. Immersive IMAX 3D® cinematography takes viewers soaring over red rock canyons, hurtling up craggy mountain peaks, and into other-worldly realms found within America’s most legendary outdoor playgrounds, including Yellowstone, Glacier National Park, Yosemite, and Arches. Celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the national parks with world-class mountaineer Conrad Anker, adventure photographer Max Lowe, and artist Rachel Pohl as they hike, climb and explore their way across America’s majestic parks in an action-packed expedition that will inspire the adventurer in us all.

Waking The T. Rex: The Story of Sue
In 1990, deep in the badlands of South Dakota, paleontologists unearthed the bones of a monster. Forty-feet long and weighing several tons, the fossil skeleton was assembled and rebuilt into the largest, most complete T. Rex ever discovered. Named Sue, this majestic icon of the dinosaurs has captured the imaginations of millions of museum visitors over the years. But her full story has yet to be told... until now.

America’s Musical Journey
In America’s musical cities, every chord, every riff, every bang of a drum tells a story. In America’s Musical Journey, these stories come together to create a soundtrack for the American experience—a soundtrack that showcases the nation’s diversity and its collision of cultures, culminating in a unique blend of sound, music, and innovation unlike anywhere else in the world.

Experience Adventures & Explore Nature

The Freefall Dancer (Remastered)
The incredible journey of a classical dancer turned skydiving world champion. Discover Sophia Pécout’s story: from the floor of the Opera to the skies. The journey of a woman who transformed her dance experience into a flying freefalling choreography.

Kenya - ecosphere (Remastered)
Kenya and Tanzania lie on the East Coast of Africa. With a dazzling array of wildlife, few animals are more critical to the health of these once vast savannahs than the mighty African elephant. Discover how the Samburu and Maasai communities are ensuring a positive future for these great savannahs and their elephants.

Matterhorn VR – The Summit
A seven-minute, 8K 3D-360° film following Red Bull athlete Jeremie Heitz and his skiing partner Samuel Anthamatten as they climb the Matterhorn in Switzerland in search of a new ski descent for the following winter. Filmed on location, this VR experience brings the viewer on a two-day climb up the infamous Hornli Ridge to the summit of one of the world’s most iconic peaks. Experience the dizzying drops of this steep alpine ridge, a night under the stars, a memorable sunrise at 4000m, and of course, a panoramic view from the summit itself. / Director: Jonathan Griffith / Editor: Matthew de John

No matter what content you decide on, watching it with friends in VR is an immersive experience you won’t want to miss. So grab your headset, party up with friends, and make some memories in Meta Horizon Home. And check back on the blog next month for some fresh picks.

*Lionsgate movies are available for free in Oculus TV in the US. R-rated movies are only available for people 18+ in the US.