New Amazon Prime Instant Video Releases: June 2015
If you’ve got one of those nifty Prime subscriptions, their Instant Video service is one of the great reasons to take advantage of it. Each month, Amazon releases a new batch of titles available to stream for subscribers, and June brings a handful of great classics along with a few more recent favorites. Read on for our guide to Amazon’s new Prime Instant Video releases for June.
Apocalypse Now (1979): During the Vietnam War, Captain Willard is sent on a dangerous mission into Cambodia to assassinate a renegade colonel who has set himself up as a god among a local tribe.
Far From Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995): A teenager adopts a Yellow Retriever, who helps guide him home when the pair become stranded.
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996): After being rescued and brought to an island, a man discovers that it’s inhabitants are experimental animals being turned into strange looking humans, all of it the work of a visionary doctor.
Murder of a Cat (2014): A man investigates the murder of his cat.
Nine Months (1995): When he finds out his longtime girlfriend is pregnant, a commitment-phobe realizes he might have to change his lifestyle for better or much, much worse.
The Paper Chase (1973): A first-year law student at Harvard Law School struggles with balancing his coursework and his relationship with the daughter of his sternest professor.
People Will Talk (1951): Dr. Noah Praetorius falls in love with Debra, a student who finds out that she is pregnant by her old boyfriend.
Repo: The Genetic Opera (2008): A worldwide epidemic encourages a biotech company to launch an organ-financing program similar in nature to a standard car loan. The repossession clause is a killer, however.
Roman Holiday (1953): A bored and sheltered princess escapes her guardians and falls in love with an American newsman in Rome.
Seven Psychopaths (2012): A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster’s beloved Shih Tzu.
The Shining (1980): A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.
Sid and Nancy (1986): The biographical story of punk rocker and Sex Pistols member Sid Vicious, and his tumultuous relationship with Nancy Spungen.
Something Wild (1986): A free-spirited woman “kidnaps” a yuppie for a weekend of adventure. But the fun quickly takes a dangerous turn when her ex-convict husband shows up.
Sucker Punch (2011): A young girl is institutionalized by her abusive stepfather. Retreating to an alternative reality as a coping strategy, she envisions a plan which will help her escape from the mental facility.
Troll (1986): A wicked troll king in search of a mystical ring that will return him to his human form invades a San Francisco apartment complex where a powerful witch lives.
Troll 2 (1990): A family vacationing in a small town discovers the entire town is inhabited by goblins in disguise as humans, who plan to eat them.
Words and Pictures (2013): An art instructor and an English teacher form a rivalry that ends up with a competition at their school in which students decide whether words or pictures are more important.
Life of Crime (2013): Two common criminals get more than they bargained for after kidnapping the wife of a corrupt real-estate developer who shows no interest in paying the $1 million dollar ransom for her safe return.
Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014): Autobots must escape sight from a bounty hunter who takes control of the human serendipity: Unexpectedly, Optimus Prime and his remaining gang turn to a mechanic and his daughter for help.
Leprechaun: Origins (2014): Two young couples backpacking through Ireland discover that one of Ireland’s most famous legends is a terrifying reality.
A Most Wanted Man (2014): A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg, where he gets caught in the international war on terror.
Lucky Number Slevin (2006): A case of mistaken identity lands Slevin into the middle of a war being plotted by two of the city’s most rival crime bosses: The Rabbi and The Boss.
Covert Affairs Season 5 (2014): A young CIA operative joins the Domestic Protection Division.
Katy Perry: The Prismatic World Tour (2015): A sensory explosion of eye-popping theatrics and infectious pop tracks that secured Perry’s place as one of the most captivating performers working today.
The Mist (2007): A freak storm unleashes a species of bloodthirsty creatures on a small town, where a small band of citizens hole up in a supermarket and fight for their lives.