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What’s on Amazon Prime Instant Video UK? Check back here weekly for the latest note-worthy additions to Amazon Prime Instant Video UK. Today’s post is covering additions between the 22nd and 28st of November. Please note that this is not a full, comprehensive list and merely a list of the most interesting.
When Beth Emhoff (Gwyneth Paltrow) returns to Minnesota from a Hong Kong business trip, she attributes the malaise she feels to jet lag. However, two days later, Beth is dead, and doctors tell her shocked husband (Matt Damon) that they have no idea what killed her. Soon, many others start to exhibit the same symptoms, and a global pandemic explodes. Doctors try to contain the lethal microbe, but society begins to collapse as a blogger (Jude Law) fans the flames of paranoia.
Duration: 1 hour, 41 minutes
Director: Steven Soderbergh
Cast: Gwyneth Paltrow, Tien You Chui, Matt Damon, Jude Law,
Now 17, Sean Anderson (Josh Hutcherson) receives a coded distress signal from an island where none should exist. Knowing that he will not be able to dissuade Sean from tracking the signal to its source, Hank (Dwayne Johnson), Sean’s new stepfather, joins the teen on a quest to the South Pacific. Together with helicopter pilot Gabato (Luis Guzmán) and Gabato’s feisty daughter, Kailani (Vanessa Hudgens), they set out to find the island and rescue its sole human inhabitant (Michael Caine).
Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes
Director: Brad Peyton
Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Michael Caine, Josh Hutcherson, Luis Guzmán, Vanessa Hudgens
The possibility of Oscar gold holds the cast and crew of an independent film in its grip after the performance of its virtually unknown, veteran star (Catherine O’Hara) generates awards buzz. Though the movie in question, “Home for Purim,” is impossibly awful, the rumors of future nominations snowball and attract the attention of a distributor who wants to make a few “minor” changes.
Duration: 1 hour, 23 minutes
Director: Christopher Guest
Cast: Eugene Levy, Jennifer Coolidge, John Michael Higgens, Jane Lynch, Michael McKean, Bob Balaban, Catherine O’Hara, Stephen Rannazzisi
A medieval Magnificent Seven, that combines the visceral, stylized action of 300 with the impassioned heroism and romance of Braveheart. Starring James Purefoy (Solomon Kane), Brian Cox (The Bourne Supremacy), and Paul Giamatti (Shoot Em Up), Ironclad is an ultra-violent action thriller that tells the true story of a motley crew of tough, battle hardened warriors, who defended Rochester Castle against King John.
Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes
Director: Jonathan English
Cast: Paul Giamatti, James Purefoy, Kate Mara, Brian Cox
Yogi (Dan Aykroyd) and his sidekick, Boo Boo (Justin Timberlake), are Jellystone Park’s most-notorious troublemakers, hatching countless schemes to separate park visitors from their vittles. Standing in the way of picnic perfection is their long-suffering nemesis, Ranger Smith (Tom Cavanagh). But when Mayor Brown announces his plans to sell Jellystone Park to loggers, Yogi, Boo Boo and Ranger Smith must join forces to save their beloved campground from closing forever.
Duration: 1 hour, 17 minutes
Director: Eric Brevig
Cast: Dan Aykroyd, Justin Timberlake, Tom Cavanagh