What's Streaming on Prime Video in August?

by IMDb-Editors | created - 16 Aug 2018 | updated - 4 months ago | Public

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1. Carnival Row (2019– )

TV-MA | 56 min | Crime, Drama, Fantasy

A human detective and a fairy rekindle a dangerous affair in a Victorian fantasy world, where the city's uneasy peace collapses when a string of murders reveals an unimaginable monster.

Stars: Orlando Bloom, Cara Delevingne, Simon McBurney, Tamzin Merchant

Votes: 29,207

Season 1 available August 30

2. Arctic (2018)

PG-13 | 98 min | Adventure, Drama

71 Metascore

A man stranded in the Arctic after a plane crash must decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his makeshift camp or to embark on a deadly trek through the unknown.

Director: Joe Penna | Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Maria Thelma Smáradóttir, Tintrinai Thikhasuk

Votes: 31,766 | Gross: $2.41M

Available now

3. A Simple Favor (2018)

R | 117 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

67 Metascore

Stephanie is a single mother with a parenting vlog who befriends Emily, a secretive upper-class woman who has a child at the same elementary school. When Emily goes missing, Stephanie takes it upon herself to investigate.

Director: Paul Feig | Stars: Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Henry Golding, Andrew Rannells

Votes: 102,184 | Gross: $53.55M

Available August 21

4. This is Football (2019– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Documentary, Sport

A documentary series that captures the emotions, stories, passions and triumphs surrounding the international sport of football.

Stars: Lionel Messi, Pep Guardiola, Megan Rapinoe, Juan Mata

Votes: 252

Season 1 available August 2

5. The Boys (2019– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

A group of vigilantes set out to take down corrupt superheroes who abuse their superpowers.

Stars: Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Antony Starr, Erin Moriarty

Votes: 111,356

Season 1 available now

6. Free Meek (2019– )

TV-MA | Documentary

Chronicling the life of Philadelphia based rap artist, Meek Mill, from his rise in music to his incarceration and eventual release from prison.

Stars: Julian Blondell, Jay-Z, Van Jones, Meek Mill

Votes: 367

Available August 9

7. 300 (2006)

R | 117 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

52 Metascore

King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.

Director: Zack Snyder | Stars: Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, David Wenham, Dominic West

Votes: 704,372 | Gross: $210.61M

Available August 2

8. All I See Is You (2016)

R | 109 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

43 Metascore

A blind woman's relationship with her husband changes when she regains her sight and discovers disturbing details about themselves.

Director: Marc Forster | Stars: Blake Lively, Jason Clarke, Ahna O'Reilly, Miquel Fernández

Votes: 9,331 | Gross: $0.22M

Available August 7

9. Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)

PG-13 | 147 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

86 Metascore

Ethan Hunt and his IMF team, along with some familiar allies, race against time after a mission gone wrong.

Director: Christopher McQuarrie | Stars: Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill, Ving Rhames, Simon Pegg

Votes: 254,307 | Gross: $220.16M

Available August 23

10. Pete the Cat (2017– )

TV-Y | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Based on the New York Times #1 best-selling children's books by author James Dean, "Pete the Cat" is a fun, musically driven series about exploring your world and trying new things; pushing... See full summary »

Stars: Jacob Tremblay, Elvis Costello, Diana Krall, Don Was

Votes: 131

Season 1B available August 9

11. Andy Irons: Kissed by God (2018)

Not Rated | 100 min | Documentary

A film about bipolar disorder and opioid addiction as seen through the life of three-time world champion surfer Andy Irons. Andy struggled with the same demons that millions of people ... See full summary »

Directors: Steve Jones, Todd Jones | Stars: Bruce Irons, Lyndie Irons, Kelly Slater

Votes: 223

Available August 12

12. Photograph (I) (2019)

PG-13 | 110 min | Drama, Romance

65 Metascore

A struggling street photographer in Mumbai, pressured to marry by his grandmother, convinces a shy stranger to pose as his fiancée. The pair develop a connection that transforms them in ways they could not expect.

Director: Ritesh Batra | Stars: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Sanya Malhotra, Sachin Khedekar, Denzil Smith

Votes: 2,527 | Gross: $0.34M

Available August 16

13. Jim Gaffigan: Quality Time (2019 TV Special)

Comedy

Comedian Jim Gaffigan performs live at the State Theatre in Minneapolis, MN.

Director: Jeannie Gaffigan | Star: Jim Gaffigan

Votes: 529

Available August 16

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18. The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)

R | 118 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

63 Metascore

A lawyer defending a wealthy man begins to believe his client is guilty of more than just one crime.

Director: Brad Furman | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei, Ryan Phillippe, William H. Macy

Votes: 200,540 | Gross: $58.01M

Available August 26

19. A Cadaver Christmas (2011)

Not Rated | 85 min | Comedy, Horror

United by terrifying and bizarre circumstances, the janitor, the drunk, the bartender, the cop, his perp, and the student security guard must fight to undo the professor's work. A dark ... See full summary »

Director: Joe Zerull | Stars: Daniel Rairdin-Hale, Hanlon Smith-Dorsey, Yosh Hayashi, Ben Hopkins

Votes: 671

Available August 31

20. Boy (I) (2010)

Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy, Drama

70 Metascore

Set on the east coast of New Zealand in 1984, Boy, an 11-year-old child and devout Michael Jackson fan, gets a chance to know his absentee criminal father, who has returned to find a bag of money he buried years ago.

Director: Taika Waititi | Stars: James Rolleston, Te Aho Eketone-Whitu, Taika Waititi, Moerangi Tihore

Votes: 17,740 | Gross: $0.26M

Available August 31

21. Computer Chess (2013)

Not Rated | 92 min | Comedy

74 Metascore

A 1980s-set story centered around a man vs. machine chess tournament.

Director: Andrew Bujalski | Stars: Kriss Schludermann, Tom Fletcher, Wiley Wiggins, Patrick Riester

Votes: 4,149 | Gross: $0.10M

Available August 31

22. Dast-neveshtehaa nemisoosand (2013)

Not Rated | 125 min | Drama

88 Metascore

Khosrow and Morteza set out on a mission to kill someone. The assassination ought to be arranged as a suicide. At the last minute however, they are obliged to change their initial plans...

Director: Mohammad Rasoulof | Stars: Anonymous, Anonymous, Ramin Parham

Votes: 724

Available August 31

23. Failure to Launch (2006)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Romance

47 Metascore

A thirty-something is still living with his parents until they hire an interventionist to help him graduate out of the house. That's when the fun begins.

Director: Tom Dey | Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Bates, Terry Bradshaw

Votes: 68,878 | Gross: $88.72M

Available August 31

24. Far from Home (2014 TV Movie)

PG | 88 min | Drama

Upon the death of his estranged uncle, an embittered writer returns to his home town.

Director: Michael Scott | Stars: Aleks Paunovic, Barry Watson, Stefanie von Pfetten, Paul McGillion

Votes: 184

Available August 31

25. Firstborn (1984)

PG-13 | 103 min | Drama, Thriller

56 Metascore

A teen must protect his family when his mother's sinister new boyfriend begins exerting his authority in their home.

Director: Michael Apted | Stars: Teri Garr, Peter Weller, Christopher Collet, Corey Haim

Votes: 2,032 | Gross: $6.25M

Available August 31

26. Flashback (1990)

R | 108 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

In 1989, clean-cut FBI man John Buckner is detailed to escort heavily-bearded Huey Walker back to jail for offenses dating back to his days as a celebrated hippie radical. After Walker ... See full summary »

Director: Franco Amurri | Stars: Dennis Hopper, Kiefer Sutherland, Carol Kane, Paul Dooley

Votes: 4,684 | Gross: $6.49M

Available August 31

27. Successive Slidings of Pleasure (1974)

Not Rated | 105 min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller

A young woman is questioned by the police and the judges, suspected of being a modern witch. The girl who shared her apartment has been found dead, and a pair of scissors impaled through ... See full summary »

Director: Alain Robbe-Grillet | Stars: Anicée Alvina, Olga Georges-Picot, Michael Lonsdale, Jean Martin

Votes: 785

Available August 31

28. Godzilla (2014)

PG-13 | 123 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

62 Metascore

The world is beset by the appearance of monstrous creatures, but one of them may be the only one who can save humanity.

Director: Gareth Edwards | Stars: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen, Bryan Cranston, Ken Watanabe

Votes: 360,907 | Gross: $200.68M

Available August 31

29. Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)

PG-13 | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

78 Metascore

The mythical world starts a rebellion against humanity in order to rule the Earth, so Hellboy and his team must save the world from the rebellious creatures.

Director: Guillermo del Toro | Stars: Ron Perlman, Selma Blair, Doug Jones, John Alexander

Votes: 247,037 | Gross: $75.75M

Available August 31

30. I, Frankenstein (2014)

PG-13 | 92 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

30 Metascore

Frankenstein's creature finds himself caught in an all-out, centuries old war between two immortal clans.

Director: Stuart Beattie | Stars: Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy, Miranda Otto, Virginie Le Brun

Votes: 76,072 | Gross: $19.08M

Available August 31

31. Jack Frost (1998)

PG | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

A father who can't keep his promises, dies in a car accident. One year later, he returns as a snowman, who has the final chance to put things right with his son, before he is gone forever.

Director: Troy Miller | Stars: Michael Keaton, Kelly Preston, Joseph Cross, Mark Addy

Votes: 30,864 | Gross: $34.55M

Available August 31

32. Kicking the Dog (2009)

R | 94 min | Comedy

Twelve friends spend one last great summer together, partying and reminiscing, ultimately realizing they will soon go their separate ways in life.

Director: Randy Scooter Lammey | Stars: Carl T. Evans, Elizabeth Schmidt, Jarrod Pistilli, Joe Spellman

Votes: 732

Available August 31

33. Klip (2012)

Unrated | 102 min | Drama

54 Metascore

Jasna is a teenage girl living in the poor suburbs in the south of Belgrade, Serbia. She likes to record everything around her using a mobile phone camera. She is making videos of herself, ... See full summary »

Director: Maja Milos | Stars: Isidora Simijonovic, Vukasin Jasnic, Sanja Mikitisin, Jovo Maksic

Votes: 5,913

Available August 31

34. Korkoro (2009)

111 min | Drama, War

60 Metascore

A Gypsy family travels the French roads during the Second World War, followed by Little Claude, a young boy seeking a new family after his parents "left and never returned". Upon reaching a... See full summary »

Director: Tony Gatlif | Stars: Marc Lavoine, Marie-Josée Croze, James Thierrée, Mathias Laliberté

Votes: 1,132 | Gross: $0.01M

Available August 31

35. La Maison de la radio (2013)

Not Rated | 104 min | Documentary

56 Metascore

Twenty-four hours in the life of Radio France, from one dawn to another. Along its corridors, inside its recording studios, with its producers, presenters, journalists and various guests. ... See full summary »

Director: Nicolas Philibert | Stars: Jean-François Achilli, Evelyne Adam, Jean-Claude Ameisen, Arno

Votes: 237 | Gross: $0.01M

Available August 31

36. Looking Glass (I) (2018)

R | 103 min | Mystery, Thriller

33 Metascore

A couple buy a desert motel where they find that strange, mysterious events occur.

Director: Tim Hunter | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Robin Tunney, Marc Blucas, Ernie Lively

Votes: 4,460

Available August 31

37. Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter (2014)

Not Rated | 84 min | Documentary, Biography, History

Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter tells the inspiring and largely unknown story of a woman whose life was defined by her love for dance. Martha Hill emerges as dance's secret weapon, someone ... See full summary »

Director: Greg Vander Veer | Stars: Robert Battle, Diana Byer, Trevor Carlson, H.T. Chen

Votes: 15 | Gross: $0.00M

Available August 31

38. Music from the Big House (2010)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Music, Musical

44 Metascore

Rita Chiarelli's exploration of Louisiana's Angola Prison, its inmates and the blues music tradition they perform with her.

Director: Bruce McDonald | Star: Rita Chiarelli

Votes: 83

Available August 31

39. Naples '44 (2016)

Not Rated | 80 min | Documentary, War

51 Metascore

A British Intelligence Officer in Naples at the end of World War II: Norman Lewis's acknowledged masterpiece about a war-torn city and its unforgettable humanity.

Director: Francesco Patierno | Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Adriano Giannini, Alan Arkin, Ernest Borgnine

Votes: 118 | Gross: $0.02M

Available August 31

40. Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

64 Metascore

High school student Nick O'Leary, member of the Queercore band The Jerk Offs, meets college-bound Norah Silverberg when she asks him to be her boyfriend for five minutes.

Director: Peter Sollett | Stars: Michael Cera, Kat Dennings, Aaron Yoo, Rafi Gavron

Votes: 85,894 | Gross: $31.49M

Available August 31

41. Parting Glances (1986)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Music, Romance

As Michael and Robert, a gay couple in New York, prepare for Robert's departure for a two-year work assignment in Africa, Michael must face Robert's true motives for leaving while dealing ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Sherwood | Stars: John Bolger, Richard Ganoung, Steve Buscemi, Adam Nathan

Votes: 2,568 | Gross: $0.54M

Available August 31

42. Pirate Radio (2009)

R | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

58 Metascore

A band of rogue DJs that captivated Britain, playing the music that defined a generation and standing up to a government that wanted classical music, and nothing else, on the airwaves.

Director: Richard Curtis | Stars: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Bill Nighy, Nick Frost, Michael Hadley

Votes: 104,012 | Gross: $7.99M

Available August 31

43. Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986)

PG-13 | 91 min | Horror

49 Metascore

The Freeling family have a new house, but their troubles with supernatural forces don't seem to be over.

Director: Brian Gibson | Stars: JoBeth Williams, Craig T. Nelson, Heather O'Rourke, Oliver Robins

Votes: 23,444 | Gross: $41.00M

Available August 31

44. Sacred Ground (1983)

PG | 100 min | Drama, Western

In 1861 Oregon, a mountain man and his Native American wife live in a cabin built on a Paiute burial site, leading to a violent dispute with the local tribe.

Director: Charles B. Pierce | Stars: Tim McIntire, L.Q. Jones, Jack Elam, Mindi Miller

Votes: 167

Available August 31

45. She Must Be Seeing Things (1987)

95 min | Drama

Jo and Agatha are lovers. Both have careers: the Brasilian-born Agatha is an attorney; Jo is a filmmaker, working hard to complete the shooting of a movie called, "Catalina." Agatha may be ... See full summary »

Director: Sheila McLaughlin | Stars: Sheila Dabney, Lois Weaver

Votes: 49

Available August 31

46. Sucker Punch (2011)

PG-13 | 110 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy