What’s leaving Amazon Prime Video UK in July / August 2021?
James R | On 24, Jul 2021
As the UK continues to navigate its way through the coronavirus pandemic, Amazon Prime Video’s sizeable library of movies and TV shows is a useful resource for keeping entertained indoors. But before you start bingeing through the line-up, don’t miss out on catching up with some modern gems before their rights expire.
This is your last chance to stream the following with Amazon Prime UK:
The Magicians: Season 5 – 25th July
Don’t miss your chance to catch the fifth and final season of Syfy’s fantasy drama.
Crazy, Stupid, Love – 29th July
A promising landmark on the road to the perfect redemption comedy-drama. With Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.
Psycho – 30th July
hockingly effective in 1960, the brilliance of Hitchcock’s horror remains undimmed to this day.
A Monster Calls – 31st July
A hugely moving tribute to the profound power of storytelling.
Channel 4 Comedies – 1st August
Don’t miss your chance to binge through some Channel 4 classics, including Black Blooks, Spaced, Teachers and Trigger Happy TV.
20th Century Women – 1st August
Annette Bening, Elle Fanning and Greta Gerwig are superb in drama about Dorothea Fields, a determined single mother in her mid-50s who is raising her adolescent son, Jamie, at a moment brimming with cultural change and rebellion. Dorothea enlists the help of two younger women – Abbie, a free-spirited punk artist living as a boarder in the Fields’ home, and Julie, a savvy and provocative teenage neighbour – to help.
Ex Machina – 1st August
A smart thriller that raises provocative issues of gender and control.
Tamara Drewe – 1st August
From versatile British director Stephen Frears (Dirty Pretty Things, The Queen) comes this comedy unexpectedly based on a graphic novel inspired by Thomas Hardy’s Far from the Madding Crowd, wherein a small community is turned upside down by a new (old) arrival. Featuring a stellar turn from Gemma Arterton.
Robot and Frank – 1st August
Robot & Frank is a smart, sweet look at ageing, memory, death… and robots.
War of the Worlds (2005) – 1st August
Steven Spielberg and Tom Cruise team up once again for this underrated sci-fi.
The Social Network – 1st August
David Fincher’s take on the founding of Facebook is a gripping drama of petty politics.
The X-Files: Season 1 to 11 – 1st August
Don’t miss your chance to binge through the original and new episodes of the long-running sci-fi, which has a new home on Disney+.
Whiplash – 2nd August
“Not quite my tempo…”
The Hateful Eight – 4th August
Quentin Tarantino goes all Agatha Christie with this gripping, surprising lockdown thriller.
Carol – 5th August
Gorgeous, uplifting and heartbreaking, Carol is an elegant portrait of desire and restraint.
The Imitation Game – 6th August
The excellent Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley elevate this moving, if formulaic, Alan Turing drama.
Let the Right One In – 6th August
A haunting meditation on friendship and devotion, this is one of the best horrors of the last 10 years.
The Woman in Black – 6th August
Daniel Radcliffe impresses in this enjoyably creepy ride through haunted house conventions.
The Ides of March – 6th August
Ethics and idealism collide in Beau Willimon’s gripping political drama with an impeccable cast.
Paddington – 7th August
A charming, funny film that embraces everyone in the audience, regardless of age or origin.
The Edge of Seventeen – 7th August
This hilarious, heartfelt teen movie is a classic addition to the genre.
Other titles leaving Amazon Prime in July / August 2021:
Rock of Ages
Body of Deceit
Marcel Pagnol’s Time of Secrets & Time of Love
The Wedding Singer
The Bounty Hunter
Olympus Has Fallen
London Has Fallen
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
Austin Powers in Goldmember
xXx: The Next Level
The River Wild
Hasta Que La Boda Nos Separe
Blades of Glory
See No Evil: Season 1 to 4
Hit and Run
Gary the Tennis Coach
Drug Wars: Season 1
Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
Matador: Season 1
The Warriors: Season 1
Black Books: Season 1 to 3
Spaced: Season 1 to 2
Teachers: Season 1 to 4
Rhod Ghilbert and the Award-Winning Mince Pie
Rhod Ghilbert and the Cat That Looked Like Nicholas Lyndhurst
Rhod Ghilbert: The Man with the Flaming Battenberg Tattoo
Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy: Season 1 to 2
Trigger Happy TV: Season 1 to 2
Crashing: Season 1
Bad Robots: Season 1 to 2
Derren Brown: The Specials
School of Comedy: Season 1
The Rich Kids of Instagram: Season 1
Faking It: Season 2 to 5
Dirty, Sexy Things: Season 1
Dark Money: Season 1
My New Best Friend: Season 1
Sorority Girls: Season 1
Guilt: Season 1
Desmond’s: Season 1 to 6
Tom Stade: Season 1
Desperate Scousewives: Season 1
Love Shaft: Season 1
The Work Experience: Season 1
Raised by Wolves: Season 1 to 2
Absolutely: Season 1 to 4
Derren Brown: Trick of the Mind: Season 1
Taking New York
Hear My Song
Dancer in the Dark
To Write Love on Her Arms
Welcome to the Punch
The Best of Me
The Railway Children
The Life of David Gale
The War Zone
Rise of the Footsoldier: Extreme Extended Edition
The LEGO Ninjago Movie
My Mom’s New Boyfriend
Hope and Glory
The End of the Affair
All the Pretty Horses
Beautiful and Twisted
The Magdalene Sisters
The Stanford Prison Experiment
The Principles of Lust
The Red Violin
Wish You Were Here
The Jungle Bunch
Decoys 2: Alien Seduction
Close My Eyes
Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten
The Men Who Stare at Goats
The Acid House
A Month in the Country
The Owl and the Pussycat
The Company You Keep
The Low Down
With or Without You
Funny Ha Ha
3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain
The Warrior (2002)
Those Glory Glory Days
Scenes of the Crime
Who Killed the Electric Car?
The Boy in the Plastic Bubble
White Sharks Outside the Cage
It’s All About Love
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
Elvis & Nixon
John Wick Chapter 2
Bullet to the Head
The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler
Justin and the Knights of Valour
13 Going on 30
Italy’s Mystery Mountains
The Devil You Know: Season 1 to 4
Haven: Season 1 to 5
So You Said Yes
Hindsight: Season 1
Ice: Season 1 to 2
Very Bad Men: Season 3 and 4
Primeval: New World: Season 1
The Hole (2010)
The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
Insidious: Chapter 2
The Devil’s Rejects
Arthur and the Minimoys: Season 1
Conviction: Season 1
England Is Mine
The Love Punch
A Walk Among the Tombstones
Sukiyaki Western Django
I Love You Phillip Morris
The Chronicle Mysteries: Recovered
The Chronicle Mysteries: The Wrong Man
The Chronicle Mysteries: The Vines That Bind
Northmen: A Viking Saga