What’s new on Netflix – June 2015

TV Shows:

Dreamworks Dragons : Race To The Edge (Season 1) – 26/06/2015

Welcome back your favourite flying heroes with ‘DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge’, an all-new Netflix original series from DreamWorks Animation, creator of the blockbuster ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ films. Family favourites Hiccup and Toothless are back and on a mission: to change the world. On their adventures they discover the Dragon Eye, an ancient artefact that unlocks secrets. But soon after the friends are targeted by hunters, who will stop at nothing to steal their treasure, Can’t wait to travel to faraway lands? DreamWorks How To Train Your Dragons: Legends and DreamWorks Dragons: Dawn of the Dragon Racers are available to stream now.

Orange is the New Black (Season 3) 12/06/2015

The wait is nearly over. The third season of ‘Orange is the New Black’ is coming to Netflix. After season two’s dramatic ending, we revisit the Litchfield inmates, who are adjusting to changes in the prison. With newcomer Stella (Ruby Rose) vying for Piper’s attention, it’s all about faith and motherhood. Expect large doses of drama and lots of laughs. With an all-star cast including Laura Prepon, Natasha Lyonne and Taryn Manning, the ladies of Litchfield are officially back. Catch up on season 1 and 2 of Orange is The New Black now on Netflix.

Sense8 (Season 1) – 05/06/2015

Eight people. Eight cities. One mind. From critically acclaimed directors The Wachowskis’, the Netflix original series ‘Sense8’ follows eight ordinary people in different parts of the world who are suddenly reborn as Sensates with minds linked irrevocably by a single moment in time.

A globally diverse cast, including British actress Tuppence Middleton and US star Daryl Hannah, form the Sensates. When their darkest secrets are revealed, they’re put in terrible danger. They soon realise that their worlds will never be the same again.

Pretty Little Liars (Season 6) – Now Streaming

Rudderless without their missing leader, four formerly tight high school friends band together when a blackmailer threatens to spill their dirt.

New episodes every Thursday.

Film:

What Happened, Miss Simone? – 26/06/2015

The life of legendary artist, Nina Simone is captured in Netflix original documentary, ‘What Happened, Miss Simone’, focusing on her rise from childhood church pianist to world famous recording artist, told through rare footage and never-before-heard recordings.

Some Assembly Required – 19/06/2015

When fourteen-year-old Jarvis Raines gets a Knickknack chemistry set for Christmas, the faulty toy blows up, destroying his house… so much for a Merry Christmas! And when Candace Wheeler, the tough-as-nails owner of Knickknack Toys, refuses to apologise, Jarvis takes her to court and wins the company. Now Jarvis is determined to prove he can run Knickknack Toys and make it better than ever. For Jarvis to succeed, he’s going to have to invent some of the most exciting, fun and creative toys in history. And he’s going to need a lot of help to pull it off. Running a toy company is going to take more than a fourteen-year-old kid. It’s going to take six fourteen-year-old kids. Of course, putting together the right team won’t be easy…there will be Some Assembly Required.

Half Nelson – Now Streaming

An improbable friendship between drug-addicted educator Dan Dunne and streetwise kid Drey may lead them to deliverance — or destruction. Stars Ryan Gosling.

The Guvnors – Now Streaming

Once the leader of a gang of football hooligans, a family man returns to the streets when a young thug picks a fight with his former associates.

The Expendables 3 – 08/06/2015

This mission: a clash of classic old-school style versus high-tech expertise in the Expendables’ most personal battle ever! Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Antonio Banderas, Jet Li, Wesley Snipes, Dolph Lundgren, Kelsey Grammer, Terry Crews, Randy Couture, Kellan Lutz, Ronda Rousey, Glen Powell, Victor Ortiz, Robert Davi, Mel Gibson, Harrison Ford and Arnold Schwarzenegger

Pirates of the Caribbean : Dead Man’s Chest – 12/06/2015

Jack Sparrow races to recover the heart of Davy Jones to avoid enslaving his soul to Jones’ service, as other friends and foes seek the heart for their own agenda as well.

Sin City : A Dame to Kill For – 15/06/2015

Some of Sin City’s most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few of its more reviled inhabitants.

Palo Alto – 16/06/2015

Palo Alto is a 2013 American drama film written and directed by Gia Coppola, based on James Franco’s short story collection Palo Alto (2010). Franco stars, along with Emma Roberts, Jack Kilmer, Nat Wolff and Zoe Levin.

The Mechanic – 24/06/2015

Arthur Bishop (Jason Statham) is a ‘mechanic’ – an elite assassin with a strict code and unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets. It’s a job that requires professional perfection and total detachment, and Bishop is the best in the business

DOCUMENTARIES

Hot Girls Wanted – Now Streaming

This 2015 Sundance Film Festival breakout documentary from producer Rashida Jones spotlights the “amateur” porn industry and the women it exploits. Check out their official site here.

All This Mayhem – Now Streaming

Brothers Ben and Tas Pappas were once at the top of the professional skateboarding world but fell into a pattern of drug abuse and self-destruction.

Advanced Style – Now Streaming

This documentary profiles seven stylish New York City seniors who disprove the notion that advanced years and glamour are mutually exclusive

WORLD CINEMA

Eternal Zero – Now Streaming

Two siblings — an aspiring lawyer and a freelance writer — investigate their grandfather’s mysterious death in a World War II suicide mission

UGLY – 22/06/2015

A terrible tale of corruption, indifference, and systemic violence starts when 10 year old daughter of an aspiring actor disappears.

Hawaizaada – 15/06/2015

Hawaaizaada is a 2015 Indian biographical film directed by Vibhu Puri. The film stars Ayushmann Khurrana, Mithun Chakrabortyand Pallavi Sharda in pivotal roles. The film is based on the life of scientist Shivkar Bapuji Talpade who is credited with having constructed India’s first unmanned plane

Revolver Rani – 19/06/2015

Revolver Rani is a satirical and unusual love story set against the back drop of politics. It’s about Alka Singh (aka Revolver Rani), the leader of a political party, and her obsessive love for Rohan Mehra, a rising star of Bollywood.

JUST FOR KIDS

Avengers Confidential : Black Widow & Punisher – Now Streaming

When the Punisher takes out a black-market weapons dealer, he stumbles upon a far-reaching terrorist plot devised by a group known as Leviathan

Bindis Boot Camp – 15/06/2015

A children’s game show hosted by Bindi Irwin. Three teams of two compete, by completing three wildlife themed challenges, which will test their knowledge and stamina.

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