Rebecca Movie Streaming Online Watch on Netflix with English Subtitles Very often a crime thriller or an action thriller is released on OTT platforms but seldom a romantic thriller is seen dropping on any platform. Rebecca is a British romantic thriller film, directed by award-winning filmmaker Ben Wheatley from a screenplay co-written by Jane Goldman of Kick-Ass, The Woman in Black and Kingsman: The Secret Service-fame. Based on the 1938 novel by Daphne du Maurier of the same name, it stars Lily James, Armie Hammer and Kristin Scott Thomas in the lead roles. The plot is based on a newly-wed woman battling the shadow of her husband’s dead ex-wife, the mysterious Rebecca. It will premiere on October 21, 2020, on Netflix.