The 8 best additions to Amazon Prime Instant Video this December
Yesterday we gave you our top picks of the films and TV shows coming to Netflix UK this December, and now it’s time for our rundown of Amazon Prime Instant Video‘s best additions to its schedule this month. With festive treats and critically acclaimed delights aplenty, there’s lots for everyone to enjoy on Amazon Prime this winter!
Scandal: Season 4 (2015)
Kerry Washington’s Olivia Pope returns to Washington D.C. after a two month off-the-grid absence, where she must confront the news of Harrison’s death plus the unspeakable evil her father has wrought in this ShondaLand thriller.
Master of suspense David Fincher directs this classic thriller starring Brad Pitt and Morgan Freeman as odd-couple detectives investigating a string of horrifying religious killings. Also starring Gwyneth Paltrow and Kevin Spacey.
National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989)
The Griswold family is back for another holiday season full of classic capers as Clark’s hick cousin Eddie (Randy Quaid) and his family show up uninvited, and proceed to camp out on the Griswolds’ lawn.
Transparent: Season 2 (2015)
Jill Soloway’s Golden Globe-winning series returns with a second instalment which promises to be as good as the first, beginning with a big, white wedding for Sarah and Tammy. Meanwhile, the Pfefferman family continues to react to their father (Jeffrey Tambor) coming out as Maura, and Maura discovers that the hardest part of her transition is still ahead.
Nativity 3: Dude, Where’s My Donkey?! (2014)
Martin Clunes fills the shoes previously worn by Martin Freeman and David Tennant in this third instalment of the British festive franchise. Clunes plays a new teacher at St. Bernadette’s, who loses his memory as well as Mr Poppy’s beloved donkey, Archie.
Wild Tales (2014)
Arthouse meets mainstream in this Pedro Almodóvar-produced Argentinian portmanteau of satirical short stories. From the story of a demolition expert incensed by a municipal parking scam, to a bride taking revenge on her cheating groom on their wedding day, the simmering rage beneath each tale is wickedly entertaining.
Transport yourself back to the 13th Century with this adventure film detailing the siege of Rochester Castle by King John. With an ensemble cast including James Purefoy, Brian Cox, Kate Mara and Paul Giamatti, the Knights Templar’s fight to defend the castle is sure to get your heart leaping.
Funny man Steve Carell is barely recognisable as the wealthy and unbalanced John du Pont, who takes Olympic wrestler Mark Schultz (Channing Tatum) under his wing to help form a new team ahead of the 1988 Olympics. A chilling yarn based on the real life story.
Also coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video this month:
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
Ghosthunters: On Icy Trails
Happy Feet Two
The 40 Year Old Virgin
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole
The Simpsons Movie
The Wizard of Oz
Bad Asses on the Bayou
Kill the Messenger
Tumble Leaf: Season 2
Peppa Pig: Seasons 3 & 4
The Marine 4: Moving Target
The Fall: Season 2
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
The Muppet Christmas Carol