This August there’s plenty of content arriving on Prime Video, including the Sylvester Stallone-led film Samaritan, a new season of All Or Nothing: Arsenal, and the third season of Making The Cut.
August on Prime Video sees the return of a beloved 90’s baseball classic; the story of one of the world’s biggest rescue operations and a hero in hiding coaxed out to save a city from ruin.
From director Ron Howard and a stellar cast including Viggo Mortensen, Colin Farrell and Joel Edgerton, Thirteen Lives (5 August) tells the story of the tremendous global effort to rescue a Thai soccer team who found themselves trapped in a cave during an unexpected rainstorm.
Beloved classic, A League Of Their Own (12 August) is back, but this time widening the lens to tell the story of an entire generation of women who dreamed of playing professional baseball and how they find themselves and their rights along the way.
Keep an eye out for the return of comedy thriller The Outlaws, created by Stephen Merchant; a hero returned in Samaritan starring Sylvester Stallone; a view behind the curtains of the world’s biggest football clubs in the second season of All Or Nothing: Arsenal and Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn return for a third season of Making The Cut.
Prime Video is also rolling out a new, redesigned experience within the Prime Video app to highlight our broad selection of content, with a new homepage and new format, making it easier for customers to find the content they love.
COMING TO PRIME VIDEO AUSTRALIA THIS AUGUST
AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY FROM FRIDAY 5 AUGUST
Thirteen Lives recounts the incredible true story of the tremendous global effort to rescue a Thai soccer team who become trapped in the Tham Luang cave during an unexpected rainstorm. Faced with insurmountable odds, a team of the world’s most skilled and experienced divers – uniquely able to navigate the maze of flooded, narrow cave tunnels – join with Thai forces and more than 10,000 volunteers to attempt a harrowing rescue of the twelve boys and their coach. With impossibly high stakes and the entire world watching, the group embarks on their most challenging dive yet, showcasing the limitlessness of the human spirit in the process.
Thirteen Lives stars Viggo Mortensen, Colin Farrell, Joel Edgerton, Tom Bateman, Paul Gleeson, Pattrakorn Tungsupakul, Tui Thiraphat Sajakul, James Teeradon Supapunpinyo, Sahajak Boonthanakit, and Weir Sukollawat Kanaros.
A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN
AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY FROM FRIDAY 12 AUGUST
A League of Their Own evokes the joyful spirit of Penny Marshall’s beloved classic, while widening the lens to tell the story of an entire generation of women who dreamed of playing professional baseball, both in and outside of the AAGPBL. The show follows Carson (Abbi Jacobson) and Max (Chanté Adams) and a new ensemble of sharp and hilarious characters as they carve their paths toward the field, along the way finding their teams and themselves.
A League Of Their Own stars Abbi Jacobson, Chanté Adams, D’Arcy Carden, Gbemisola Ikumelo, Roberta Colindrez, Nick Offerman, Saidah Arrika Ekulona, Kate Berlant, Kendall Johnson, Kelly McCormack, Alex Désert, Priscilla Delgado, Aaron Jennings, Molly Ephraim, Melanie Field, Dale Dickey
AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY FROM FRIDAY 26 AUGUST
Thirteen-year-old Sam Cleary (Javon “Wanna” Walton) suspects that his mysterious and reclusive neighbour Mr. Smith (Sylvester Stallone) is actually a legend hiding in plain sight. Twenty years ago, Granite City’s super-powered vigilante, Samaritan, was reported dead after a fiery warehouse battle with his rival, Nemesis. Most believe Samaritan perished in the fire, but some in the city, like Sam, have hope that he is still alive. With crime on the rise and the city on the brink of chaos, Sam makes it his mission to coax his neighbour out of hiding to save the city from ruin.
Samaritan stars Sylvester Stallone, Javon “Wanna” Walton, Pilou Asbæk, Dascha Polanco, Moises Arias.
Samaritan (image – Prime Video)
S2 AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY FROM FRIDAY 5 AUGUST
The Outlaws is a comedy thriller about a disparate group of lawbreakers thrown together to complete a community service sentence. Seven strangers from different walks of life are forced to work together to renovate a derelict community center. When one of their number gets dragged into a dangerous world of organized crime, they unite in ways none of them thought possible. Picking up a few months after the climax of Season One, in Season Two, the Outlaws still have time to serve on their sentences, but quickly realize the criminal underworld isn’t done with them yet—not by a long shot. This ragtag group of misfits’ shared past comes back to haunt them, in the shape of a terrifying London drug lord out for blood—The Dean.
The Outlaws S2 stars Rhianne Barreto, Gamba Cole, Stephen Merchant, Christopher Walken, Eleanor Tomlinson, Darren Boyd, Clare Perkins and Jessica Gunning.
ALL OR NOTHING: ARSENAL
S2 AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY FROM FRIDAY 4 AUGUST
All or Nothing: Arsenal S2 will take viewers behind the curtain during a crucial season at one of the world’s biggest football clubs, as Arsenal focus their efforts on challenging for domestic success and returning to elite European competition. As well as capturing the highs and lows of life at the Emirates Stadium and the Arsenal Training Centre, the All or Nothing cameras will follow Arsenal’s squad away from the pitch to examine the daily challenges faced by elite athletes throughout a demanding calendar of high-pressure competition.
MAKING THE CUT
S3 AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY FROM FRIDAY 19 AUGUST
Making the Cut is once again on a mission to find the next great global fashion brand. Season Three of the fashion-competition series, hosted and executive produced by Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn, will return August 19 on Prime Video in more than 240 countries and territories worldwide. Actress and House of Harlow 1960 creative director Nicole Richie and fashion pop icon and Moschino creative director Jeremy Scott will return as judges, with pop superstars Chloe x Halle, A-List stylist Jason Bolden, and fashion TikToker and model Wisdom Kaye making appearances as guest judges throughout the season.
Los Angeles’ diverse fashion scene will continue to set the perfect backdrop for Making the Cut. Some of this season’s runway locations include the iconic Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, the unique desert landscape of Vasquez Rocks, and a rooftop of one of Downtown LA’s many skyscrapers with sweeping views of the city skyline.
Making the Cut – Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn (image – Amazon Prime Video)
UNTRAPPED: THE STORY OF LIL BABY
S2 AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY FROM FRIDAY 26 AUGUST
An intimate look at the life of Grammy-winning rapper Dominique Armani Jones (aka Lil Baby), as he navigates his meteoric rise from the West Atlanta streets to the top of the Billboard charts with his roles as devoted father, son, community philanthropist, and powerful voice in the fight for racial justice. Told through previously unseen footage and set to a soundtrack of his biggest hits.
Untrapped: The Story of Lil Baby is directed by Karam Gill and produced by Dominique Jones, Pierre “P” Thomas, Kevin “Coach K” Lee, Karam Gill, Daniel Malikyar, Andrew Primavera, Blase Biello
COMING TO PRIME VIDEO IN AUGUST | New Release Movies to Rent or Buy
ELVIS 8/08/22 (MOVIE)
JURASSIC WORLD DOMINION 10/08/22 (MOVIE)
TOP GUN MAVERICK 24/08/22 (MOVIE)
MINIONS: THE RISE OF GRU 24/08/22 (MOVIE)
AUGUST 2022 FULL TITLES (IN DATE ORDER)
SING 1/08/22 (MOVIE)
THE CHOCOLATE WAR 1/08/22 (MOVIE)
TALLADEGA NIGHTS: THE BALLAD OF RICKY BOBBY 1/08/22 (MOVIE)
THE GREAT GATSBY 3/08/22 (MOVIE)
ALL OR NOTHING: ARSENAL S1 4/08/22 (TV)
THE OUTLAWS S2 5/08/22 (TV)
THIRTEEN LIVES (2022) 5/08/22 (MOVIE)
CYRANO 12/08/22 (MOVIE)
THE PAPER TIGERS 12/08/22 (MOVIE)
A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN S1 12/08/22 (TV)
COSMIC LOVE S1 12/08/22 (TV)
MAKING THE CUT S3 19/08/22 (TV)
ROOM 24/08/22 (MOVIE)
SAMARITAN 26/08/22 (MOVIE)
DOWNTON ABBEY 2 26/08/22 (MOVIE)
UNTRAPPED: THE STORY OF LIL BABY 26/08/22 (MOVIE)
UNCHARTED 27/08/22 (MOVIE)
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