July promises to pack a punch with Netflix launching its latest action-thriller original film – The Gray Man.
Created by the iconic Russo Brothers, the story follows the life of the CIA’s most skilled operative, Court Gentry (Ryan Gosling) whose true identity is known to none. In a thrilling twist, a psychopathic former colleague, Lloyd Hansen (Chris Evans) puts a bounty on his head setting off a global manhunt by international assassins. Packed with action and an all-star cast, this film will have you hanging on the edge of your seat.
For local content fanatics, Netflix takes a closer look into the life of the famous South African Cricket Captain, Hansie Cronje, in Journey to Grace: The Hansie Cronje Story.
An unprecedented rise to glory, followed by the most horrific fall. “How do you start over once you have betrayed a nation’s trust?”.
Other titles to look out for include a new three-part limited series, The Most Hated Man on the Internet, sharing one woman’s crusade to take down a revenge-porn empire, Virgin River: Season 4 and, Manifest: Season 3.
LOCAL NETFLIX CONTENT
Jewel – Netflix Film – 8 July
While visiting a massacre memorial, a photographer finds herself drawn to a local woman. But their romance stirs up painful memories of a shared past.
Persuasion – Netflix Film – 15 July
Eight years after Anne Elliot was persuaded not to marry a dashing man of humble origins, they meet again. Will she seize her second chance at true love?
Virgin River: Season 4 – Netflix Series – 20 July
Mel navigates her new reality, Jack’s past threatens his future and new faces arrive to stir things up in Virgin River.
Blown Away: Season 3 – Netflix Series – 22 July
The hot shop welcomes 10 talented new glassblowers for captivating challenges inspired by outer space, the circus, the Seven Deadly Sins and more.
The Gray Man – Netflix Film – 22 July
When a shadowy CIA agent uncovers damning agency secrets, he’s hunted across the globe by a sociopathic rogue operative who’s put a bounty on his head.
The Most Hated Man on the Internet – Netflix Documentary – 27 July
This new documentary series chronicles a mother’s crusade against the ruthless owner of a porn site.
Manifest: Season 3 (1 July), Coach Carter (1 July) and Journey to Grace: The Hansie Cronje Story (27 July).