Orlando Bloom is returning to the fantasy genre. On Amazon Prime in August Bloom will star in Carnival Row. As mythological creatures clash with humans, Bloom is a detective investigating a series of murders. Suicide Squad’s Cara Delevingne stars as a faery who is Bloom’s forbidden love interest.
Amazon Prime August Features
- This is Football S1: An emotionally-charged, six-part documentary, exploring football’s extraordinary impact on the world. From the streets of Delhi to the fields of post-war Rwanda to the pitches of the Champions League, this globe-spanning series tells a unique story of the game and its power to unite countries, inspire generations and captivate billions.
- Free Meek S1: Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill’s 2017 arrest for probation violations sparked national outrage. A re-investigation of his original case explores allegations of police corruption as Meek becomes the face of a justice reform movement.
- Pete the Cat S1 Part 2: The “Pete the Cat” Season One Part 2 showcases empowering themes of self-discovery. Pete discovers his Mom has a big famous past, Grumpy learns that having fun is more important than winning, and the entire gang learns the value of friendship and inclusion. Scored with an upbeat, groovy soundtrack, “Pete the Cat” encourages children to be curious, creative, and positive while rockin’ to their own beat.
- Jim Gaffigan: Quality Time S1: Jim Gaffigan is in top form for his 7th comedy special. The 4-time Grammy nominated comedian, doesn’t understand why we aren’t more honest about the reasons we don’t want to attend events, while at the same time embraces lying to kids. From horses and dog birthdays to traveling and museums, Jim continues to impress. Sit back and enjoy Quality Time with Jim Gaffigan!
- Photograph: A struggling Mumbai street photographer pressured to marry by his grandmother convinces a shy stranger to pose as his fiancée during a family visit. Despite vast cultural differences, the pair develops a surprising connection that challenges their worldviews in a wistful and funny romance from Ritesh Batra (The Lunchbox).
- #IMomSoHard Live S1: Comedians Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley of the viral webseries #IMOMSOHARD bring you their 2-person stand-up show! Combining stand-up & improvisation, the two share their honest and self-effacing humor on topics ranging from friendship, periods, sex after marriage, body image, and parenting failures. Because, hey: You’re not in this alone, ladies.
- Mike E. Winfield: StepMan: Who says you can’t get along with those annoying step kids? Mike E. Winfield explains the challenges of marrying an older woman and being a step father to a son with whom he shares similar qualities. Step Son AND Step Homies! Not only will you laugh, be prepared to fall in love with this relatable one hour of comedy.
- Alice Wetterlund: My Mama is a Human and So Am I S1: Follow comedian / actor Alice Wetterlund as she reveals her personal struggles with peeping toms, cat-rearing, alcoholism and the secret alien conspiracy behind new country music in her breakout comedy special. Best known for HBO’s “Silicon Valley” and “Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates”, Wetterlund shines in this tour de force hour long special.
- Alonzo Bodden: Heavy Lightweight S1: In this day and age if it were all heavy it wouldn’t be a comedy special, it would be a depression special, and Alonzo Bodden is very aware of this. That’s why he goes back and forth, from Heavy to Lightweight, because he knows we need a break from news in comedy. He likes to mix it up and he hopes you will join him for a laugh and a think or two.
New in August – Available for Streaming on Prime Video TV Season(s) Start Date *This is Football (Amazon Original series) 1 8/2/2019 *Free Meek (Amazon Original series) 1 8/9/2019 *Pete the Cat (Amazon Original series) 1 8/9/2019 *Jim Gaffigan: Quality Time (Amazon Original series) 1 8/16/2019 *#IMomSoHard Live (Amazon Original series) 1 8/23/2019 *Mike E. Winfield: StepMan (Amazon Original series) 1 8/23/2019 *Alice Wetterlund: My Mama is a Human and So Am I (Amazon Original series) 1 8/23/2019 *Alonzo Bodden: Heavy Lightweight (AmazonOriginal series) 1 8/23/2019 *Carnival Row (Amazon Original series) 1 8/30/2019 Movies Year Start Date 300 2006 8/2/2019 All I See Is You 2016 8/7/2019 Andy Irons: Kissed by God 2018 8/12/2019 *Photograph (Amazon Original movie) 2019 8/16/2019 A Simple Favor 2018 8/21/2019 Mission: Impossible – Fallout 2019 8/23/2019 The Lincoln Lawyer 2011 8/26/2019 A Cadaver Christman 2011 8/31/2019 Boy 2010 8/31/2019 Computer Chess 2013 8/31/2019 Dast-neveshtehaa nemisoosand / Manuscripts Don’t Burn 2013 8/31/2019 Failure to Launch 2006 8/31/2019 Far from Home 2014 8/31/2019 First Born 1984 8/31/2019 Flashback 1990 8/31/2019 Glissements progressifs du plaisir / Successive Slidings of Pleasure 1974 8/31/2019 Godzilla 2014 8/31/2019 Hellboy II: The Golden Army 2008 8/31/2019 I, Frankenstein 2014 8/31/2019 Jack Frost 1998 8/31/2019 Kicking the Dog 2009 8/31/2019 Klip / Clip 2012 8/31/2019 Korkoro 2009 8/31/2019 La Maison de la radio 2013 8/31/2019 Looking Glass 2018 8/31/2019 Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter 2014 8/31/2019 Music from the Big House 2010 8/31/2019 Naples ‘44 2016 8/31/2019 Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist 2008 8/31/2019 Parting Glances 2009 8/31/2019 Pirate Radio 2011 8/31/2019 Poltergeist II: The Other Side 1986 8/31/2019 Sacred Ground 1983 8/31/2019 She Must Be Seeing Things 1987 8/31/2019 Sucker Punch 2011 8/31/2019 Surviving Progress 2011 8/31/2019 Ten Dead Men 2008 8/31/2019 The Bog Creatures 2003 8/31/2019 The Collectors 1999 8/31/2019 The Fifth Element 1997 8/31/2019 The Hills Have Eyes Part II