Movies and Shows on Netflix to Binge-Watch this June
02nd June, 2020
Netflix www.pokemon.com
As most of us continue to stay indoors, Netflix plans to bless us with some rad movies and TV series to get over our mid-week blues. Check them out! The sun is going to be at its peak this June, and that’s definitely a good enough reason to not saunter out. So, if you are going to stay indoors, most of the time, you might as well make some arrangements before boredom gets the better of you. While you’re at it, don’t forget to factor in some “Netflix and chill” time. You can count on this OTT platform to show you the best time with these incredible TV series and movies in the dog days of summer.
All Dogs Go to Heaven www.imdb.com
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All Dogs Go to Heaven

Genre: Animation
Premiere date: June 1st, 2020

An animated musical fantasy, this 1989 film is a cult classic. An affable but mischievous German shepherd, Charlie, is murdered by his former crony, Carface Carruthers. Unfortunately, he must perform one good deed to get admittance in heaven. As a result, Charlie cheats death by rewinding a magical watch and attempts to rescue an orphaned girl from the clutches of his nemesis.

Casper www.imdb.com
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Casper
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy Premiere date: June 1st, 2020 The movie revolves around the adorable and not-so-scary ghost Casper and his friendship with Kathleen. The perpetually irritable Ms. Carrigan discovers that her father has left her an old, rickety house; sadly, it is “haunted” by ghosts. She seeks the help of a ghost exterminator, Harvey, to get rid of them. Meanwhile, Casper befriends Harvey’s daughter, Kathleen, who decides to save the Ghostly Trio.
Cardcaptor Sakura (Season 1 and 2) www.imdb.com
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Cardcaptor Sakura (Season 1 and 2)
Genre: Anime, Manga Premiere date: June 1st, 2020 This anime series will surely evoke a nostalgic sense in you. One of the earliest manga series ever made, Cardcaptor Sakura revolves around Sakura Kinomoto, a 10-year-old girl, who realizes that she has magical powers when she accidentally releases a set of clow cards. She then sets off on an adventure to find the missing cards before they can be misused.
Priest www.imdb.com
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Priest
Genre: Action, Horror Premiere date: June 1st, 2020 The story takes place in an apocalyptic world that was previously ravaged by a war between humans and vampires. A legendary warrior, Priest, goes on a mission with Hick to save his niece from the blood-sucking immortals before it is too late. What ensues is a fierce battle, between Priest and the vampires, that unravels a series of deep, dark secrets.
Starship Troopers www.imdb.com
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Starship Troopers
Genre: Satire, Science fiction Premiere date: June 1st, 2020 A young soldier named Johnny Rico, along with his exploits, is in a military unit living in the 23rd century. They are out in space looking for extra-terrestrial planets to colonize humans. They come across one such planet that is inhabited by a giant and dangerous insectoid species of arachnids. Thus begins an interstellar war between mankind and bugs to inhabit the celestial body.
The Queen www.imdb.com
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The Queen
Genre: Drama Premiere date: June 1st, 2020 A British drama, The Queen is a biopic of Queen Elizabeth II. It majorly depicts the mysterious death of Princess Diana on 31st August 1997. The Royal Family passes an order to not treat Princess Diana’s tragic demise as an official royal death since it is more of a private affair. However, Prime Minister Tony Blair favors the citizens’ desire to hold a public funeral for the “People’s Princess.”
The Silence of the Lambs www.imdb.com
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The Silence of the Lambs
Genre: Psychological horror Premiere date: June 1st, 2020 The Oscar-winning movie is finally set to come on Netflix. The Silence of the Lambs tells the story of Clarice Starling, who lands a special assignment to investigate the case of a vicious serial killer, Buffalo Bill. She has to crack the case with the help of a former psychiatrist, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a psychopath currently serving life behind bars for murder and cannibalism.
V for Vendetta www.imdb.com
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V for Vendetta
Genre: Thriller, Action Premiere date: June 1st, 2020 The cult classic of the early 2000s, V for Vendetta is based on a comic by Alan Moore that is based on the life of a vigilante named V. He is a caped crusader and a skilled combatant, who stands up and unites people against a totalitarian British regiment that threatens people with secret policing. Although his methods are akin to terrorist tactics, they do the job of bringing the government down.
Zodiac www.imdb.com
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Zodiac
Genre: Mystery, Thriller Premiere date: June 1st, 2020 Starring Mark Ruffalo, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Robert Downey Jr., this mystery film is based on a true story that reveals how a serial killer, who terrorized San Francisco’s Bay Area, became the subject of a manhunt. Zodiac, the serial killer, mails ciphers and bloodied clothing of his victims to the police. A political cartoonist, Robert Graysmith, takes it upon himself to find the culprit.
You Don’t Mess with the Zohan www.imdb.com
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You Don’t Mess with the Zohan
Genre: Comedy, Action Premiere date: June 1st, 2020 If you are in for some brainless comedy with goofy action sequences, this movie fits the bill. Zohan, an Israeli counterterrorist commando, fakes his death and flies to NYC to become a hairstylist. However, he realizes too late that he cannot run away from his past profession when he crosses paths with his arch-nemesis, Fatoush Hakbarah, who knows how to hold a grudge.
Fuller House (Season 5 part 2) www.imdb.com
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Fuller House (Season 5 part 2)
Genre: Sitcom Release date: June 2nd, 2020 Having debuted in 2016 to much fanfare, Fuller House has had a successful stint. Featuring the original characters from Full House, the children—who’re no longer so little—find themselves thrust into a world of problems that come with adulthood. Season 5 is going to focus on events that occur after the birth of Stephanie’s surrogate baby. This season is divided into two parts, each having nine episodes.
13 Reasons Why (Season 4) www.imdb.com
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13 Reasons Why (Season 4)
Genre: Drama Release date: June 5th, 2020 The TV series went off a wild tangent since the first season. The season 3 finale revealed that Monty was killed in jail. The final season will show Winston, Monty’s boyfriend, determined to expose Clay and his friends for framing Monty’s murder. Meanwhile, the gang is dealing with the aftermath of Bruce Walker’s murder and is finding a way to cover up its role in plotting it.
Hannibal (Season 1-3) www.rottentomatoes.com
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Hannibal (Season 1-3)
Genre: Psychological Horror, Thriller Premiere date: June 5th, 2020 Based on Thomas Harris’ novels Red Dragon and Hannibal Rising, the series consists of 39 episodes divided across three seasons, with each episode having a runtime 43 minutes. Hannibal tells the story of an FBI special agent, Will Graham, who shares a peculiar relationship with Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a cannibal. Fascinated by Graham, Lecter is tempted to test the boundaries of his tolerance towards psychopaths.
Lenox Hill (Season 1) www.imdb.com
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Lenox Hill (Season 1)
Genre: Documentary Release date: June 10th, 2020 A Netflix original, Lenox Hill is a documentary that takes an intimate look into the lives of four doctors: two brain surgeons, an emergency room physician, and a chief resident OBGYN, who struggle to strike a balance between their personal and professional lives. The series also attempts to delve into the complicated realm of medicine.
Pokemon Journeys (New season) www.pokemon.com
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Pokemon Journeys (New season)
Genre: Animation Release date: June 12th, 2020 Ash Ketchum and the adorable Pikachu are back at it on our beloved Netflix. In the 23rd season, Ash has left Alola with a new plan in mind: to travel the world. This time he is accompanied by a friend, Goh, who is curious to know about the Pokemon universe. He is also determined to catch one of every Pokemon, including Mythical Mew. Will he catch ‘em all?
How to Get Away With Murder (Season 6) www.imdb.com
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How to Get Away With Murder (Season 6)
Genre: Thriller Premiere date: June 13th, 2020 This will be the final season of the popular ABC Network’s TV series. The FBI is still investigating the death of Sam and on the lookout for Annalise Keating’s killer—if she is dead. The season also introduces a new murder mystery plot with many more twists and turns; this seems like a fitting farewell for the TV series.
Floor Is Lava (Season 1) www.imdb.com
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Floor Is Lava (Season 1)
Genre: Reality show Release date: June 19th, 2020 This Netflix original is a game show inspired by a kid’s game and a meme with the same name that was doing the rounds on the Internet a while back. The new reality TV series will have contestants navigate their way through lava. Presumably, there will be props on which they have to climb without falling on the floor.
Act of Valor www.imdb.com
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Act of Valor
Genre: Action, Thriller Premiere date: June 1st, 2020 The movie is an unprecedented blend of original filmmaking and real-life heroism. Act of Valor stars actual Navy SEALs who are on a mission to rescue a kidnapped CIA operative. When they come to know of a terrifying and imminent global threat, they embark on a tumultuous secret operation to foil the terror attack. Released in February 2012, the movie is directed by Scott Waugh.