Films And TV Shows New To Netflix This June

Obvious Child – 1st June

Director: Gillian Robespierre

Stars: Jenny Slate, Jake Lacy, Gaby Hoffmann

Genre: Comedy

Plot: A twenty-something comedienne’s unplanned pregnancy forces her to confront the realities of independent womanhood for the first time.

Wish I Was Here – 1st June

Director: Zach Braff

Stars: Zach Braff, Kate Hudson, Mandy Patinkin, Jim Parsons

Genre: Comedy, Drama

Plot: A struggling actor, father and husband finds himself at a major crossroad, which forces him to examine his life, his family and his career. The Scrubs star’s spiritual sequel to Garden State was funded entirely through Kickstarter.

Half Nelson – 1st June

Director: Ryan Fleck

Stars: Ryan Gosling, Anthony Mackie

Genre: Drama

Plot: An inner-city junior high school teacher with a drug habit forms an unlikely friendship with one of his students after she discovers his secret. The film features an Oscar nominated breakout performance from Ryan Gosling.

The Prince  – 1st June

Director: Brian A Miller

Stars: Bruce Willis, John Cusack, Jason Patric

Genre: Action

Plot: When his daughter is kidnapped, a retired assassin is drawn back into the life he gave up. To rescue her, he must confront his former rival.

Continuum: Season 3 – 1st June

Creator: Simon Berry

Stars: Rachel Nichols, Victor Webster, Erik Knudsen, Stephen Lobo

Genre: Sci-Fi

Plot: A detective from the year 2077 finds herself trapped in present day Vancouver and searching for ruthless criminals from the future.

Pretty Little Liars: Season 6 – 3rd June

Creator: I. Marlene King

Stars: Troian Bellisario, Ian Harding, Ashley Benson, Lucy Hale, Shay Mitchell

Genre: Mystery, Thriller

Plot: Four friends band together against an anonymous foe who threatens to reveal their darkest secrets, while unraveling the mystery of the murder of their best friend.

Rita: Season 3 – 3rd June

Creator: Christian Torpe

Stars: Mille Dinesen, Lise Baastrup, Nikolaj Groth

Genre: Comedy, Drama

Plot: Following the life of a very outspoken and rebellious woman, Rita is a school teacher who is competent in the classroom, but seems to need a teacher of her own, when it comes to her personal life.

Sense8 – 5th June

Creators: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski, J. Michael Straczynski

Stars: Jamie Clayton, Max Riemelt, Anupam Kher

Genre: Sci-Fi

Plot: The Matrix and Cloud Atlas visionaries bring this ambitious sci-fi epic to Netflix in which a group of people around the world are suddenly linked mentally. They must find a way to survive being hunted by those who see them as a threat to the world’s order.

Wet Hot American Summer – 5th June

Director: David Wain

Stars: Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Michael Showalter, Bradley Cooper, Amy Poehler

Genre: Comedy

Plot: Set on the last day of camp, in the hot summer of 1981, a group of counselors try to complete their unfinished business before the day ends. Keep your eyes pealed for a young Bradley Cooper and Amy Poehler.

The Expendables 3 – 8th June

Director: Patrick Hughes

Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Harrison Ford, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mel Gibson

Genre: Action

Plot: Barney augments his team with new blood for a personal battle: to take down Conrad Stonebanks, the Expendables co-founder and notorious arms trader who is hell bent on wiping out Barney and every single one of his associates.

Orange Is The New Black: Season 3 – 12th June

Creator: Jenji Kohan

Stars: Taylor Schilling, Michael Harney, Kate Mulgrew, Natasha Lyonne, Uzo Aduba

Genre: Drama, Comedy

Plot: The story of Piper Chapman, a woman in her thirties who is sentenced to fifteen months in prison after being convicted of a decade-old crime of transporting money for her drug-dealing girlfriend.

Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest – 12th June

Director: Gore Verbinski

Stars: Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley

Genre: Adventure

Plot: Jack Sparrow races to recover the heart of Davy Jones to avoid enslaving his soul to Jones’ service, as other friends and foes seek the heart for their own agenda as well.

Shipwrecked – 12th June

Director: Nils Gaup

Stars: Stian Smestad, Gabriel Byrne, Louisa Milwood-Haigh

Genre: Family

Plot: A young Norwegian boy in 1850s England goes to work as a cabin boy and discovers some of his shipmates are actually pirates.

Sin City: A Dame To Kill For – 15th June

Directors: Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez

Stars: Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Eva Green

Genre: Crime, Thriller

Plot: Some of Sin City’s most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few of its more reviled inhabitants. Sequel to the 2005 hit.

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