It really is going to be a great week for movie buffs. Today we have tips from all the major streaming services of the moment: Prime Video, Netflix, HBO Max and even Disney+. Most notable are the blockbusters of Prime Video and HBO Max. All James Bond films will be on the first streaming service, the third will be on the second Fantastic Beasts-movie! But there is more beauty. We dive in.
Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore (2022)
Direction: David Yates | cast: Eddie Redmayne, Jude Law, Ezra Miller, Dan Fogler | Release date: May 30 on HBO Max
Professor Albus Dumbledore (Jude Law) knows that the dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald (Mads Mikkelsen) wants to take control of the wizarding world. Unable to stop him on his own, he enlists the help of magic zoologist Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne). Together with a team of wizards, witches and a brave Muggle baker, he embarks on a perilous mission where they encounter old and new mythical creatures and face Grindelwald’s growing army of followers. But how long can Dumbledore keep his distance when the stakes are so high?No Time to Die (2021)
Direction: Cary Fukunaga | cast: Daniel Craig, Ana de Armas, Rami Malek, Léa Seydoux | Release date: May 30 on PRIME VIDEO
In the 25th James Bond film ‘No Time to Die’, James Bond has left his turbulent life as a secret agent behind and is living a quiet life in Jamaica. This is cut short when his old friend and CIA agent Felix Leiter asks him to help free a kidnapped scientist. Proving more treacherous than expected, this mission leads Bond on the trail of a mysterious villain armed with deadly new technology.
dr. no (1962)
Direction: Terence Young | cast: Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Joseph Wiseman, Jack Lord | Release date: May 30 on PRIME VIDEO
Arriving in Jamaica to investigate the enigmatic murder of a British secret agent and his secretary, James Bond discovers that these murders are part of a grandiose conspiracy. Aided by CIA agent Felix Leiter and his devoted ‘Arrow of Jamaica’, James Bond discovers the connection between the murders and visits to a mysterious man-made island called ‘Crab Key’.
Direction: Anthony Hayes | cast: Zac Efron, Susie Porter, Anthony Hayes | Release date: June 1 on NETFLIX
Two men travel across the desert and find the largest gold nugget they’ve ever seen. However, the duo does not have the right materials to take the nugget with them, but want to protect their find at all costs. They come up with a plan: one of the men goes to civilization to get the material, while the other man stays with the gold piece. However, the man who remains behind gets all the trouble of the desert and has to survive.
Hollywood Stargirl (2022)
Direction: Julia Hart | cast: Judy Greer, Uma Thurman, Al Madrigal, Judd Hirsch | Release date: June 3 on DISNEY+
The free-spirited girl Stargirl Caraway is a sweet-voiced teenager whose simple acts of kindness bring magic into the lives of others. Stargirl moves to Los Angeles after her mother Ana is hired as a costume designer for a movie. In Hollywood, Stargirl soon comes into contact with a range of notable people, including ambitious film-making brothers Evan and Terrell, neighbor Mr. Mitchell and Roxanne Martel, a musician who admires Stargirl.