Coming soon to a device near you will be a stream of indie, cult and art house movies.

On Wednesday, Oct. 19, Turner Classic Movies will launch FilmStruck, the cable channel’s first domestic subscription video-on-demand created in collaboration with the Criterion Collection, the home video distribution company that specializes in foreign, art house and classic films.

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To whet film fans’ appetites, the service is offering a 14-day free trial to those who sign up at filmstruck.com. A basic subscription of $6.99 offers access to hundreds of movies from The Beatles’ “A Hard Day’s Night” (1964) to Merchant-Ivory’s “A Room With a View” (1985), plus bonus materials including introductions (Bill Hader is one of the hosts), interviews and rare footage. The $10.99 monthly rate includes access to The Criterion Channel, which launches Nov. 11 and boasts Criterion’s entire streaming library of films and bonus content. The latter package is also available for $99 per year.

Programming will also be broken down by various themes, including Cinema Passport, which each month spotlights films of a different country; the early works of director Stanley Kubrick, such as “Paths of Glory” (1957); and Food for Thought, showcasing culinary cinematic treats like “Babette’s Feast” (1987). Dig in!