July is about to end, and the monsoon has arrived. During this time, what’s more, worthy than to watch a series or a movie enjoying this phenomenal weather.
Turn your Ordinary August into Awesome August, kick-starting your month with 8 Best Bingeworthy Movies and Series on Amazon Prime Video. Make your Prime Time memorable with extraordinary stories, stunning maneuvers, a great star cast, and most importantly, the incredible choice.
Nothing more promising than this documentary where a man has put on his 40 years of developing it. Val has been tagged with an IMDB rating of 8.1/10 and achieved about 93% of Rotten Tomatoes.
Based on the true story of Val Kilmer, the most misunderstood man of the film industry who carved 40 years of his life filming and documenting his own life. He had many ups and downs, out of which one was heart-wrenching when he fought with throat cancer. The documentary is filled with diaphanous humor with tragic stories which are purely original and raw.
Leo Scott and Ting Poo direct val. Amazon Studios has released in theaters on July 23, 2021, and will soon stream on Amazon Prime by August 6, 2021.
Evan Gelian: 3.0 + 1.10 Thrice Upon a Time (2021)
The most remarkable Anime Series for Anime Lovers. Anime Fanatics and every single movie and series enthusiast will also utterly love this series to eternity.
It is ranked with a MyAnimeList rating of 8.1/10 and an IMDB rating of 8.2/10. 96% of Google users liked this series. This movie falls under Japanese Anime Sci-Fi, which was directed and written by Hideaki Anno.
The story revolves around Shinji Ikari, played by Megumi Ogata, who’s unmoored with life and doesn’t want to live because of despair. Eventually, when he shows up in a place, and that place made Ikari realize the true meaning of hope, desire, and life. Ultimately, they are all set in action and would make one last move to showcase the Final Impact.
The series was initially released on March 8, 2021, in Japan. On August 13, 2021, the series will be released on Amazon Prime.
Modern Love: Season 2
Modern Love has an IMDB rating of 8/10 with 75% of Rotten Tomatoes. Season 1 got an innumerable amount of Love and support. But, unfortunately, fans can’t wait anymore for Season 2 to get aired.
Starring Dev Patel, Anne Hathaway, Tina Fey, and many more in the lead roles. The Series is directed and written by John Carney.
The film is adapted by a column that gets published in the New York Times. An exotic mix of romantic, familial, platonic, sexual, and most importantly, self-love. “Love in its multitude forms”- this is the message that Modern Love wants to explore.
Modern Love: Season 1 aired on October 18, 2019, on Amazon Prime. It is anticipated that Season 2 will premiere on August 13, 2021, on Amazon Prime.
Evan Almighty (2007)
Directed by Tom Shadyac, Evan Almighty got an IMDB rating of 5.4/10, achieving 23% of Rotten Tomatoes. This movie falls under the category of Familial Comedy.
Morgan Freeman plays the role of Almighty God and warns Evan Baxter about the catastrophe arriving in the form of a Flood. Evan is set to protect all humans and animals by erecting an ark.
Initially, it was released on 22 June 2007 in the USA.
The Skeleton Twins (2014)
Directed by Craig Johnson, The Skeleton Twins has been ranked with an IMDB rating of 6.8/10, achieving 86% of Rotten Tomatoes. The Skeletal Twins fall in the category of Comedy and Drama.
Bill Hader, playing the role of Milo, attempts to commit suicide, and upon knowing this, Maggie, played by Kristen Wigg, shows up and makes Milo realize the essence of life. She requests him to pay a visit to her house to alter things. Eventually, the broken brother-sister bond got more robust and unbreakable.
The movie was first released on 18th January 2014 and is now streaming on Amazon Prime.
This Musical Drama with a spark of Romance has been tagged with an IMDB rating of 7/10. Leos Carax directs it.
Surprise can come in any form. The storyline revolves around the life of a stand-up comedian (Adam Driver). Along with his wife (Marion Cotillard), he, who’s a famous singer, and their daughter. Their lives took an unexpected turn upon the birth of their daughter Annette who comes up with a surprise.
It was released on 6th July 2021 and will stream on 20th August 2021 on Amazon Prime.
The Courier (2020)
Directed by Dominic Cooke, The Courier is indexed with an IMDB rating of 7.1/10, receiving 86% of Rotten Tomatoes. Falling into the category of Thriller and Drama, the movie is considered one of the best.
Starring Benedict Cumberbatch in the lead role, who plays the role of Greville Wynne. Greville is a British Businessman who gets recruited by the Secret Intelligence Service. Wynne’s work over there is to deliver messages to a secret agent Oleg Penkovsky (Ironbark- codename). Set in the late 1960s, Greville is assigned to send hidden news to Ironbark to gain knowledge about the Soviet Missiles exported to Cuba.
The film The Courier was initially released on 18th February 2021 and will stream on Amazon Prime dated 13th August 2021.
S.O.Z Soldiers Or Zombies Season 1 (2021)
Created by Nicholas Entel and Directed by Rigoberto Castañeda, S.O.Z Soldiers or Zombies has an IMDB rating of 8.7/10. Starring Sergio Peris-Mencheta, Fátima Molina, and Horacio García in the lead roles. Falling into the category of Post-Apocalyptic Horror.
To avoid extradition or deportation, the unpredictable and charismatic drug lord Alonso Marroquín escapes from prison in Mexico. The other side of the story covers the United States Army experimenting on pigs on a base which unfortunately went wrong. The Mexico Police are on the mission to catch Alonso getting infected because of the lousy experiment in the ground. Upon infection, the Police turn into a new mutated form of Zombies, which are deadly.
The series will be released on August 6, 2021, on Amazon Prime.
Apart from these eight interesting films and series, you can binge-watch other series and movies like Alien, Anaconda, Escape the Alcatraz, Freedomland, Killer Among Us, Pete the Cat-Back to School Operetta, Predator Series, The Insider, and many more.
Do let us know in the comments section below which movie/series is your favorite.