New Amazon Prime Instant Video Releases: February 2015
If you’ve signed up for Amazon Prime, you should probably be taking advantage of their Instant Video streaming service, which offers tons of film and TV titles free to subscribers. This month brings some 2014 film favorites, including ‘Joe’ and ‘Mood Indigo,’ along with the second seasons of ‘Hannibal’ and ‘Orphan Black.’ And if you’re looking for something more romantic to watch in February, Amazon’s got you covered there, too. Read on for our guide to the newest releases hitting Amazon Prime Instant Video this February.
‘Airplane II: The Sequel’ (1982): Starring Robert Hays, Julie Hagerty, and Lloyd Bridges. A faulty computer causes a passenger space shuttle to head straight for the Sun. Can Ted Striker save the day and get the shuttle back on track—again???
‘Batman’ (1989): Starring Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson, and Kim Basinger. Batman begins his quest for justice in Gotham City, facing off with the sinister Joker.
‘Batman Returns’ (1992): Starring Michael Keaton, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Danny DeVito. When a corrupt businessman and the grotesque Penguin plot to take control of Gotham City, only Batman can stop them, while the Catwoman has her own agenda.
‘The Brothers Bloom’ (2008): Starring Rachel Weisz, Adrien Brody, and Mark Ruffalo. The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job - showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a romantic adventure that takes them around the world.
‘Gimme Shelter’ (2013): Starring Vanessa Hudgens, Rosario Dawson, and Brendan Fraser. A pregnant teenager flees her abusive mother in search of her father, only to be rejected by her dad and forced to survive on the streets until a compassionate stranger offers a hopeful alternative.
‘Hitch’ (2005): Starring Will Smith, Eva Mendes, and Kevin James. While helping his latest client woo the fine lady of his dreams, a professional “date doctor” finds that his game doesn't quite work on the gossip columnist with whom he's smitten.
‘Into the Blue 2: The Reef’ (2009): Starring Chris Carmack, Laura Vandervoort, and Marsha Thomason. A pair of professional divers are hired to find Columbus’ hidden treasure.
‘Joe’ (2013): Starring Nicolas Cage, Tye Sheridan, and Gary Poulter. An ex-con, who is the unlikeliest of role models, meets a 15-year-old boy and is faced with the choice of redemption or ruin.
‘Lars and the Real Girl’ (2007): Starring Ryan Gosling, Emily Mortimer, and Paul Schneider. A delusional young man strikes up an unconventional relationship with a doll he finds on the Internet.
‘Love Story’ (1970): Starring Ali MacGraw, Ryan O’Neal, and John Marley. A boy and a girl from different backgrounds fall in love regardless of their upbringing—and then tragedy strikes.
‘Mulberry Street’ (2006): Starring Nick Damici, Kim Blair, and Ron Brice. Six people come together to try and survive a plague that has turned the residents of Manhattan into gruesome rat-creatures.
‘Music From Another Room’ (1998): Starring Jude Law, Jennifer Tilly, and Gretchen Mol. A man returns to his hometown 25 years later to pursue the girl he believes he’s destined to marry—even though she’s already engaged.
‘The Object of Beauty’ (1991): Starring John Malkovich, Andie MacDowell, and Lolita Davidovich. A scoundrel and his girlfriend search for a thief.
‘Ulee’s Gold’ (1997): Starring Peter Fonda, Patricia Richardson, and Christine Dunford. A reclusive beekeeper slowly pulls his dysfunctional family back together, but not without having to fight his son’s previous dastardly cohorts.
‘The Way We Were’ (1973): Starring Barbra Streisand, Robert Redford, and Bradford Dillman. Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.
‘Air Force One’ (1997): Starring Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, and Glenn Close. Hijackers seize the plane carrying the President of the United States and his family, but he—an ex-soldier—works from hiding to defeat them.
‘Steel Magnolias’ (1989): Starring Shirley MacLaine, Olympia Dukakis, and Sally Field. Centers on the friendships of a group of close-knit women in a small town in Louisiana.
‘Tootsie’ (1982): Starring Dustin Hoffman, Jessica Lange, and Teri Garr. An unemployed actor with a reputation for being difficult disguises himself as a woman to get a role in a soap opera.
‘Mood Indigo’ (2014): Starring Romain Duris, Audrey Tautou, and Gad Elmaleh. Wealthy, inventive bachelor Colin endeavors to find a cure for his lover Chloe after she’s diagnosed with an unusual illness caused by a flower growing in her lungs.
‘Sense and Sensibility’ (1995): Starring Emma Thompson, Kate Winslet, and James Fleet. Rich Mr. Dashwood dies, leaving his second wife and her three daughters poor by the rules of inheritance. The two eldest daughters are the titular opposites.
‘Soul of a Banquet’ (2014): This documentary tells the story of Cecilia Chang, the woman who introduced modern America to authentic Chinese food.
‘20,000 Days on Earth’ (2014): Writer and musician Nick Cave marks his 20,000th day on the planet Earth.
‘RoboCop’ (2014): Starring Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, and Michael Keaton. In 2028 Detroit, when Alex Murphy—a loving husband, father and good cop—is critically injured in the line of duty, the multinational conglomerate OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer.
‘Finding Neverland’ (2004): Starring Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, and Julie Christie. The story of J.M. Barrie’s friendship with a family who inspired him to create Peter Pan.
‘Orphan Black’ Season 2 (2014): Starring Tatiana Maslany, Jordan Gavaris, and Evelyne Brochu. A streetwise hustler is pulled into a compelling conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks just like her.
‘Alpha and Omega’ (2010): Starring Hayden Panettiere, Christina Ricci, and Justin Long. Two young wolves at opposite ends of their pack’s social order are thrown together into a foreign land and need each other to return home, but love complicates everything.
‘Believe Me’ (2014): Starring Alex Russell, Zachary Knighton, and Johanna Braddy. Desperate, broke, and out of ideas, four college seniors start a fake charity to embezzle money for tuition.
‘Clerks II’ (2006): Starring Brian O’Halloran, Jeff Anderson, and Rosario Dawson. A calamity at Dante and Randall's shops sends them looking for new horizons—but they ultimately settle at Mooby’s, a fictional Disney-McDonald’s-style fast-food empire.
‘Hannibal’ Season 2 (2014): Starring Mads Mikkelsen, Hugh Dancy, and Laurence Fishburne. Explores the early relationship between the renowned psychiatrist and his patient, a young FBI criminal profiler, who is haunted by his ability to empathize with serial killers.
‘Jamie Marks Is Dead’ (2014): Starring Liv Tyler, Judy Greer, and Cameron Monaghan. A teenager becomes fascinated by the death of a fellow student, and as a romance blossoms with his friend, the pair find themselves haunted by their deceased classmate.