O Techblog warns in advance of Netflix releases so you can plan and not miss the premieres of the unreleased movies and original series. Here you can also check the Amazon Prime Video news in Brazil in August, which includes the second season of Modern Love, comedy series based on a newspaper column The New York Times, and the saga Rebuild of Evangelion, which will have an exclusive streaming debut.
Amazon Prime Video News in August
Check out the synopses of some original productions that debut on the platform, such as the series cruel summer and from the movie Val, and also other news for the month of August.
Cruel Summer (Season 1)
Cruel Summer is an unconventional series that takes place over three summers in the ’90s, when a popular, pretty teenage girl disappears, and a seemingly unrelated girl turns from sweet and a little weird into the most popular girl in town, eventually becoming the most despised person in America. Each episode is told from alternate points of view.
Val Kilmer documented his life and art through film. He has amassed thousands of hours of footage, from home movies made with his brothers to iconic roles in hit movies like Top Gun and Batman. This original documentary reveals a life lived to the extreme and a heartfelt look at what it means to be an artist.
Modern Love (2nd season)
This season, love will break all the rules: an old flame will rekindle. A test of friends vs. lovers. A night girl and her day boy. A romance with an ex’s ex. One night only. An impossible promise. The ghost of a lost lover. An exploration of sexuality. The eight-episode second season of the Modern Love series brings to life a collection of stories about relationships, connections, betrayals and revelations.
Evangelion: 1.11 You are (not) Alone
Marked by Second Impact, Tokyo III is attacked by the Fourth Angel, and the fate of humanity rests in the hands of the NERV Government Special Agency. Young Shinji Ikari is forced to pilot EVA-01. He and Rei Ayanami, pilot of EVA-00, have to fight, but the Sixth Angel damages EVA-01. Misato Katsuragi plans to focus all of Japan’s electricity on the EVA-01 positron cannon to defeat the Angel.
Evangelion: 2.22 You (No) Can Advance
Mari pilots Interim Unit-05 to defeat the Third Angel. Asuka Langley-Shikinami and EVA-02 defeat the Seventh Angel. The Eighth Angel appears and attacks NERV headquarters. The EVA-03, still in testing, is taken by the Ninth Angel and Shinji fights to stop him, but discovers that Asuka is on board. Gendoh switches the controls from EVA-01 to the Dummy System and begins fighting EVA-03.
Evangelion: 3.33 You Can (not) Redo
Shinji wakes up after 14 years aboard the AAA Wunder, which belongs to an anti-NERV organization founded by former NERV members. Shinji hears Rei’s voice coming from EVA Mark.09, sent to rescue him, and leaves Wunder for NERV. Kaworu Nagisa shows Shinji the transformed land. He discovers that saving Rei triggered Near Third Impact, which caused the catastrophic damage to Earth.
Evangelion: 3.0+1.01 Thrice Upon a Time
Misato and the anti-NERV group, Wille, arrive in Paris, a city red because of the nuclei. The crew of the Wunder ship lands in a containment tower. They have 720 seconds to restore the city. When NERV EVAs appear, Mari must intercept them with her new unit 8. Meanwhile, Shinji, Asuka and Rei (provisional) roam Japan.
Angry Birds 2 – The Movie
After saving Bird Island from an all-out invasion of green pigs in Angry Birds (2016), the island’s ever-grumpy local hero, Red, still finds himself in battle with Pig Island. As the mischief war between pigs and birds is intensifying, huge ice projectiles from Eagle Island of the feathered tyrant Zeta threaten the safety of both paradises, unless Red and King Leonard agree to form a difficult but honest truce .
Nine Unknowns (Season 1)
The drama takes place at a luxury health and wellness resort that promises healing and transformation, where nine stressed-out city dwellers struggle to find a path to a better life. Taking care of them during this ten-day retreat is resort director Masha (Nicole Kidman), a woman with a mission to refresh their tired bodies and minds. However, these nine strangers have no idea what is about to hit them.
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