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VOD news 30/22: ‘The invisible agent’, heap action to see in one go

VOD News brings you the best releases of the week on Netflix, HBO Max, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+… and although the unseen agent It is not the best, of course it is the highlight of a week, again, on the loose side. Or is it the heat?

In short, it seems that Netflix has recovered the pulse, although both last week with the shame of resident Evil how is it with The invisible man, he does it due to the absence of an opponent. Otherwise…

Otherwise, the unseen agent (The Gray Man) is undoubtedly the most striking release of the week, as they say, for various reasons… and none of them is the quality of the film. But do not despair: while resident Evil it is an abject atrocity, The invisible man it’s just mediocre. An action movie of the bunch, rehash of the rehash of the rehash, which, however, can be seen. It’s something!

As for the elements for which it stands out The invisible mango through the production budget, the largest in Netflix history along with that of Red alert: 200 million dollars that have been used to pay for the script and direction of the Russo brothers (Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame) or to parade his popular cast through great locations throughout the world, pyrotechnics included.

Names like Ryan Gosling (La La Land, blade runner 2049), Ana de Armas (daggers in the back, no time to die), Chris Evans (Captain America, avengers), Billy Bob Thornton (Fargo, gravestone), Jessica Henwick (Iron Fist, of love and monsters), Alfred Woodard (12 years a slave, luke cage) or Wagner Moura (narcs). In fact, it all stays in the family, because the Russos wrote tyler rake for Netflix, Captain America himself is out there… Gosling and De Armas already worked together on blade runner 2049… And yet, the result is quite… mediocre, it bears repeating.

Of course, that is usually the fate of Netflix with its action production: the bad abounds, the good is scarce and they still do not get anything memorable, no matter how much money they spend. Personally, before The invisible man I would recommend the above Red alert either tyler rakebut also 6 in the shadow and, if you rush me, Kate. That said, to hit a session on the sofa is enough. The pity is that with such a display of means it is reduced to a forgettable pastime.

More exclusive content:

  • alchemy of souls (T1). “A powerful sorceress who inhabits the body of a blind woman meets a man from an illustrious family who asks for his help to change her destiny.”
  • blow away (T3). «Ten masters of glass blowing raise the temperature of this sculpture competition. Up for grabs are $60,000 in prize money and the title of champion.”
  • Bogdan Boner: An Exorcist of Grief (T2). “No demon is safe thanks to Bogdan Boner, the drunken, self-taught exorcist who comes back wittier, ruder, and deadlier than ever.”
  • David A. Arnold: It Ain’t For the Weak. “David A. Arnold jokes about marital squabbles and privileged kids while sharing anecdotes about his own family from his hometown of Cleveland.”
  • Too old for fairy tales. “A bratty kid wants to enter a video game tournament, but his mother’s illness and an eccentric aunt force him to rethink his priorities.”
  • Predators of India: The Butcher of Delhi (T1). “Police go on the hunt for a cunning killer with a grudge against the system that leaves mutilated corpses and provocative notes outside a Delhi prison.”
  • Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous (T5). “Six teenagers invited to a state-of-the-art camp on Isla Nublar must join forces to survive when the dinosaurs escape.”
  • The best of the festival Netflix is ​​a Joke. “Old comedy legends and new talent tackle sex, parenting, politics and more in these highlights from the Netflix Is a Joke comedy festival.”
  • A place to dream (T4). “A nurse wants to start from scratch and leaves Los Angeles to move to a remote town in Northern California, where many surprises await her.”

Enter catalog:

  • 13 Factors That Saved Apollo 13
  • Anders, jag och hans 23 andra kvinnor
  • Apollo Astronauts: Training Nasa’s Moon Men
  • The Dreyer Cycle
  • Film Adventurer: Karel Zeman
  • Home (T1)
  • The defense, for freedom
  • teachers
  • Meet Me in Venice
  • Passion of Hawks (Complete series)
  • Without truce
  • Stiilipidu
  • Swing, the life of a secret
  • The Saturn V Story
  • Turilas & Jäärä
  • Welcome to the Machine

We continue with Amazon Prime Video, which premieres a couple of original contents, including a documentary about Rubius, but also a simply exclusive one that is the one we highlight…

Dog, a wild ride It premiered in theaters last March and Amazon rescues it to reinforce its summer offer. Directed by and starring Channing Tatum, it is an atypical buddy-movie in which the second in command of a most cantankerous dog.

More exclusive content:

  • Ruby X. “When 10 years have passed since the publication of his first video on the internet, “Rubius X” is a documentary that deals with the origin, motivation and secrets behind Rubius, one of the most followed creators of content in Spanish in the world.”
  • Everything is possible. “Khal, a shy high school senior, posts online that he has fallen in love with a trans girl. The positive comments he receives from her make him decide to ask her out. »

Enter catalog:

  • hunt the spy
  • The man who knew infinity
  • Ellie’s dream
  • up to the sky
  • Youth
  • Ladies & Gentlemen The Rolling Stones
  • The Croods: A New Era
  • The others
  • mute
  • do not control
  • Forever
  • God forgive us
  • sing street
  • Snowden
  • spring breakers

And so far the highlights, since the highlight of HBO Max for this week is the second season of one of its series of its latest animated series, as well as the addition to the catalog of franchises such as those of fast and furious either John Wick.

More exclusive content:

  • Nikki Glaser: Good Clean Filth. “Nikki Glaser stars in her first HBO comedy special taped before a raucous crowd in Denver. On the show, the hilarious comedian deals with a wide range of topics in her honest, colloquial style.”
  • Primal (T2). “The story of a caveman at the beginning of evolution and a dinosaur on the brink of extinction who, united by tragedy, will try to survive in the primitive and violent world that surrounds them.”
  • Rap Sh!t (T1). “From Issa Rae comes this half-hour comedy series about three women, a hip-hop duo and their manager, trying to make it on the Miami music scene.”

Enter catalog:

  • 2 Fast 2 Furious: Full Throttle 2
  • Full Throttle: Tokyo Race
  • After Earth
  • Murder in Schull (miniseries)
  • ER Emergencies (Complete series)
  • The grandfather who jumped out the window and ran away
  • Fast & Furious 5
  • Fast & Furious 6
  • Fast & Furious 7
  • John Wick (Another day to kill)
  • John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum
  • John Wick: Blood Pact
  • Kon Tiki
  • The LEGO Ninjago Movie
  • The blame
  • Wave
  • Looney Tunes Cartoons (T2)
  • Luther (T1-T3)
  • Pocoyo (T4)

Disney+ does more or less the same, except that the highlights are adult content that it serves with Star.

More exclusive content:

  • Keeper of the Ashes: The Oklahoma Girl Scout Murders (T1). “Kristin Chenoweth returns home to investigate the true story of three Oklahoma girls who were found dead on her first night of camping.”
  • faster than fear (T1). “A woman killer goes on the run when a young detective returns to work after a sexual assault.”
  • All the same… Or not (T1). “Carol and her friends prepare to face a new year of classes, beach and fun in Rio de Janeiro… but her friendship will be put to the test.
  • Truth&Lies: The Last Gangster. “An interview with one of the most notorious hit men in mob history, Sammy “El Toro” Gravano.”

Enter catalog:

  • Those wonderful years (T1)
  • hanging in philadelphia (T12-T15)
  • savage crimes (T1)
  • the great shark show
  • The lost treasure of the Mayans (T1)
  • scanning the past
  • Milo Murphy’s Law (T2)
  • death among the flowers
  • Sweet Home Alabama
  • The Influencer of Soho

And what about Apple TV +… The third season of one of his heap series and a new one that is not called to attract much attention either.

Exclusive content:

  • cycles (T3). “Unable to have a baby, Nikki and Jason embark on the adventure of adoption to fulfill their dream.”
  • Forward (T1). “Josh Dubin is thrilled to be transitioning from homeschooling to public schooling, and being the only kid with a prosthetic leg is a challenge he’s up for.”

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