What’s New on Netflix June 2015

Jeff Pfeiffer

The biggies that are streaming new on Netflix June 2015 are the new sci-fi drama Sense8, and the return of the hit comedy Orange Is the New Black. Here’s when to look for them, as well as other streaming premieres, along with some titles that are departing from the streaming service this month. Descriptive info from Netflix.

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NETFLIX ORIGINALS

Sense8 (Available June 5, pictured above) — Sense8 is centered around eight characters that live in different cities around the world who experience a violent vision, and soon find themselves mentally connected by this experience. They are suddenly able to see and talk to each other as though they were in the same place, and have access to each other’s deepest secrets. Not only must these eight adapt to this new ability and to each other, they must figure out what happened and why and what it means for the future of humanity, while being hunted by an organization out to capture, kill or vivisect them. The series is created and written by The Wachowskis (The Matrix) and J. Michael Straczynski (Babylon 5).

Orange Is the New Black Season 3 (Available June 12) — The women of Litchfield unapologetically return for the third coming. With a crisis of faith and their beliefs and loyalties being tested, each character must decide what and who to believe in.

DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge (Available June 26) — Hiccup and Toothless are back in an all-new action packed series DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge. Their quest: to explore strange new worlds, seek out never-before-seen dragons and end the war between Vikings and dragons once and for all.

What Happened, Miss Simone? (Available June 26) — Using never-before-heard recordings, rare archival footage and her best-known songs, this is the story of legendary singer and activist Nina Simone.

 

NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES FOR KIDS

Some Assembly Required (Available June 19) — When a teenager becomes the new owner of a toy company, he hires a bunch of his high school friends to help him design new toys.

 

EXCLUSIVELY ON NETFLIX

Advantageous (Available June 23) — In a near-future city where soaring opulence overshadows economic hardship, Gwen and her daughter Jules do all they can to hold on to their joy together, despite the instability surfacing in their world.

 

ACQUIRED TV SHOWS

Pretty Little Liars Season 5 (Available June 2)

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 2 (Available June 11)

Scandal Season 4 (Available June 13)

Bindi’s Boot Camp Season 1 (Available June 15)

Danger Mouse Seasons 1-10 (Available June 15)

 

MOVIES

The Aviator (2004) (Available June 1)

Best of Me (2014) (Available June 3)

Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014) (Available June 3)

Grace of Monaco (2014) (Available June 8)

It’s Tough Being Loved By Jerks (2008) (Available June 9)

Nightcrawler (2014) (Available June 10)

Rosewater (2014) (Available June 10)

Champs (2015) (Available June 12)

The Cobbler (2014) (Available June 12)

Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer (2013) (Available June 15)

Lee Daniels’ The Butler (2013) (Available June 16)

Point and Shoot (2014) (Available June 17)

Cake (2014) (Available June 20)

Beyond the Lights (2014) (Available June 24)

 

EN ESPAÑOL

La Dictadura Perfecta (2014) (Available June 1)

 

LAST CALL FOR STREAMING

Drugs Inc. (Ends June 1)

Ever After (Ends June 1)

G.I. Jane (Ends June 1)

Ink Master (Spike series) (Ends June 1)

Rain Man (Ends June 1)

The Silence of the Lambs (Ends June 1)

Collateral Damage (Ends June 20)

Practical Magic (Ends June 20)

Texas Chainsaw (2013) (Ends June 29)

Jack Reacher (Ends June 30)

Steel Magnolias (1989) (Ends June 30)

Taxi Driver (Ends June 30)

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Sense8: Murray Close/Netflix