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Movies and TV shows premiered on Amazon Prime in August 2021

August arrives with Amazon Prime Video’s Monthly Releases. This month, many original productions arrive in the catalog, as well as two films inspired by the coronavirus pandemic. One fiction and the other horror. There is also the final season of Mr. Robot and the premieres of Prime Video Channels. To verify!

August 6

Cruel Summer – Season 1

Produced by Jessica Biel, this original Amazon series caused a stir earlier this year. Each episode brings different perspectives on three summers of the 1990s and chronicles the mysterious disappearance of a popular girl. Meanwhile, a strange girl ends up taking on the role of popular girl until she becomes one of the best known and hated people in the land.

Val

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Another original Amazonian production, Val is an eccentric work to say the least. That’s because the film is a documentary about 80s / 90s idol actor Val Kilmer who has put together thousands of hours of home videos, interviews, behind the scenes and everything in between to narrate and comment. his own life and career. Directed by Ting Poo and Leo Scott, the documentary promises a very moving take on Val’s life and the process of becoming an actor in Hollywood.

Aug 13

Modern Love – Season 2

Inspired by true stories, the first season of Modern Love was a success. In its second season, starring Kit Harington and Anna Paquin, the Amazon original series will cover new stories about relationships, betrayals and connections, including a test between friends against. lover, a night girl and her day boy, a one night stand with an ex’s ex, an impossible promise, the ghost of a lost lover and an exploration of sexuality.

Evangelion: 3.0 + 1.01 Once upon a time three times

A blockbuster anime, this film comes exclusively on Amazon Prime Video. In the plot, Misato and the anti-NERV group, Wille, arrive in Paris, a city red because of the pits. The crew of the Wunder ship land in a containment tower. They have 720 seconds to restore the city. When NERV’s EVAs appear, Mari must intercept them with his new Unit 8. Meanwhile, Shinji, Asuka, and Rei (provisional) roam Japan.

Evangelion: 1.11 You are (not) Alone

Marked by Second Impact, Tokyo III is attacked by the Fourth Angel, and the fate of humanity rests in the hands of the government’s special agency NERV. Young Shinji Ikari is forced to fly the EVA-01. He and Rei Ayanami, pilot of the EVA-00, must fight, but the Sixth Angel damages the EVA-01. Misato Katsuragi plans to focus all of Japan’s electricity on the EVA-01 positron cannon to defeat the Angel.

Evangelion: 2.22 You (no) can go forward

Continuing the saga, Mari pilots provisional unit-05 to defeat the third angel. Asuka Langley-Shikinami and EVA-02 defeat the Seventh Angel. The Eighth Angel appears and attacks the NERV headquarters. The EVA-03, still in testing, is caught by the Ninth Angel and Shinji fights to stop it, but discovers Asuka is on board. Gendoh hands over control of the EVA-01 to the dummy system and begins fighting the EVA-03.

Evangelion: 3.33 You (cannot) start over

Shinji wakes up after 14 years aboard the AAA Wunder, which belongs to an anti-NERV organization founded by former NERV members. Shinji hears Rei’s voice coming from EVA Mark.09, sent to save him, and leaves Wunder for NERV. Kaworu Nagisa shows Shinji the transformed land. He discovers that saving Rei triggered Near Third Impact, which caused catastrophic damage to Earth.

August 15th

Angry Birds 2 – The Movie

The game’s most famous rabid birds return to the screen in an adventure on an even greater scale than the first film. After defeating the pigs with his fury, Red returns to his island, where he discovers that the birds and pigs are still at war. However, when ice projectiles begin to threaten rivals, they will have to unite to face an even greater threat: the terrifying Zeta.

20 August

Nine Unknowns – Season 1

With a stellar cast of Nicole Kidman, Melissa McCarthy, Luke Evans and Regina Hall, this Amazon-exclusive drama takes place in a luxury and wellness resort that promises healing and transformation, where nine stressed city dwellers try to find a way to a better life. Resort manager Masha takes care of them during this ten-day retreat, a woman on a mission to refresh their tired body and mind. However, these nine aliens have no idea what is about to hit them.

Isolated: invisible fear

Inspired by Covid-19, this film produced by Michael Bay mixes fiction, suspense and romance to tell a love story between a man immune to the Covid-23 pandemic, which is ravaging the world and its cities, and a girl who is does not have the antibodies. After her grandmother is infected, the two will have to fight to solve the problems of this post-apocalyptic world.

Safer at home

Like “Invisible Fear”, Safer at Home is a film inspired by the pandemic context in which we live. In the plot, two years after the start of the pandemic, a group of friends are promoting an online party of absurd levels. After taking ecstasy things go horribly wrong and the safety of their homes becomes more serious than the chaos of the outside world.

August 27

Kevin Can F *** Himself – Season 1

With Annie Murphy, the series follows the story of Allison McRoberts, a typical sitcom woman. While taking care of the house, the children and the husband, she is also the center of his jokes and constantly underestimated. However, when she begins to realize and understand her desires, Allison decides to break the thread of reality between a sitcom and real life to take control of her own life.

August 29

Mr. Robot: Hacker Society – Season 4

The fourth and final season of Mr. Robot complements the story of Elliot, a brilliant but highly unstable young cybersecurity engineer and vigilant hacker, who becomes a key figure in a complex game of world domination when he and his dark allies attempt. to overthrow the corrupt society for which he works.

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July 31

Icarly

The new season of the 2010 youth phenomenon arrives to show what the classic characters of the series look like today. With the addition of new friends, they will start a new virtual show.

1st of August

Goosebumps: monsters and goosebumps

A teenager accidentally releases monsters from a famous author’s books, and now must help capture the creatures and send them back to the fantasy world before it’s too late.

August 11

Infinite

A troubled young man, haunted by memories of two previous lives, stumbles upon an ancient secret society of similar individuals and dares to join them.

August 18

behind the music

Documentary series which brings together interviews and profiles of successful artists and musical groups, showing the start of their career, the path to success and the difficulties encountered.

August 2nd

La La Land – Singing Stations

Pianist Sebastian meets actress Mia and the two fall madly in love. Seeking career opportunities in a competitive Los Angeles, young people try to make a romantic relationship work while pursuing fame and success.

August 15th

Two brothers and rivals in the ring – one, “bad guy”; the other, “hero” – fights for their late father’s wrestling legacy, vying for national attention in the small town of Georgia.

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