New Amazon Prime Instant Video Releases: March 2015
If you're paying for that nice Amazon Prime membership, don't forget to take advantage of the Instant Video service, which—in addition to Netflix—offers several new streaming titles each month. From old classics to new favorites and the latest seasons of must-see television, read on for your guide to what's new on Amazon Prime Instant Video in March.
The Alamo (1960): Starring John Wayne, Richard Widmark and Laurence Harvey. A small band of soldiers sacrifice their lives in hopeless combat against a massive army in order to prevent a tyrant from smashing the new Republic of Texas.
Blue Lagoon: The Awakening (2012): Starring Brenton Thwaites, Indiana Evans and Denise Richards. Two high school students become stranded on a tropical island and must rely on each other for survival. They learn more about themselves and each other while falling in love.
Drunk History Season 2 (2014): Starring Derek Waters, Johnny Knoxville and Patton Oswalt. Historical reenactments by A-list talent are presented by inebriated storytellers.
NOVA Volumes 11 and 12: The acclaimed series of science documentaries from PBS.
The Nanny Diaries (2007): Starring Scarlett Johansson, Laura Linney and Paul Giamatti. A college graduate goes to work as a nanny for a rich New York family. Ensconced in their home, she has to juggle their dysfunction, a new romance, and the spoiled brat in her charge.
Center Stage: Turn It Up (2008): Starring Kenny Wormald, Rachele Brooke Smith and Sarah Jayne Jensen. A self-trained dancer from the streets of Detroit makes her way into the most prestigious ballet academy in New York.
Donnie Brasco (1997): Starring Johnny Depp, Al Pacino and Michael Madsen. An FBI undercover agent infiltrates the mob and finds himself identifying more with the mafia life to the expense of his regular one.
Taxi Driver (1976): Starring Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster and Albert Brooks. A mentally unstable Vietnam war veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.
The Kill Team (2013): A documentary that unveils the moral tensions that tear at soldiers' psyches through the lens of one highly personal story: Private Adam Winfield was a 21-year-old soldier in Afghanistan when he attempted with the help of his father to alert the military to heinous war crimes his platoon was committing. But Winfield's pleas went unheeded. Left on his own and with threats to his life, Private Winfield was himself drawn into the moral abyss, forced to make a split-second decision that would change his life forever.
Listen Up Philip (2014): Starring Jason Schwartzman, Elisabeth Moss and Jonathan Pryce. Anger rages in Philip as he awaits the publication of his second novel. He feels pushed out of his adopted home city by the constant crowds and noise, a deteriorating relationship with his photographer girlfriend Ashley, and his own indifference to promoting the novel. When Philip's idol Ike Zimmerman offers his isolated summer home as a refuge, he finally gets the peace and quiet to focus on his favorite subject: himself.
Back Issues: The Hustler Magazine Story (2014): The definitive story of Hustler, told from its beginnings in a nightclub to its expansion as a wildly popular adult magazine.
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn (2014): Starring Robin Williams, Mila Kunis and Peter Dinklage. A perpetually angry man is informed he has 90 minutes to live and promptly sets out to reconcile with his family and friends in the short time he has left.
Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club (2014): Starring Nia Long, Amy Smart and Wendi McLendon-Covey. When five struggling single moms put aside their differences to form a support group, they find inspiration and laughter in their new sisterhood, and help each other overcome the obstacles that stand in their way.
Pulp: A Film About Life, Death, and Supermarkets (2014): Popular '90s band Pulp return to their hometown for their best concert yet, and share with the documentary crew their feelings on life, death and love.
God's Not Dead (2014): Starring Shane Harper, Kevin Sorbo and Dean Cain. College philosophy professor Mr. Radisson's curriculum is challenged by his new student, Josh, who believes God exists.
The Zero Theorem (2013): Starring Christoph Waltz, Matt Damon and Tilda Swinton. A talented but socially removed computer operator is given the important task of proving the Zero Theorem, which hypothesizes that when the universe ends, the world will return to the nothing from whence it came, effectively making our lives meaningless.
Frankie & Alice (2010): Starring Halle Berry, Stellan Skarsgård and Phylicia Rashad. A drama centered on a go-go dancer with multiple personality disorder who struggles to remain her true self and begins working with a psychotherapist to uncover the mystery of the inner ghosts that haunt her.