With Neon, there’s no need to worry about what to watch over the Christmas break. The streaming giant is constantly updating their offering to make sure there’s something for everyone.
Check out the December highlights below.
Inspired by the book Bilal by journalist Fabrizio Gatti, Unwanted follows an undercover human rights advocate aiding African migrants in their perilous journey to Europe while confronting human traffickers and government authorities. The narrative centres on a bustling cruise ship, packed with tourists, which unexpectedly rescues a group of refugees at sea.
Available Friday, 1 December.
A veteran bookie struggles to survive the impending legalisation of sports gambling, increasingly unstable clients, family, co-workers, and a lifestyle that bounces him around every corner of Los Angeles.
Available Friday, 22 December.
Seasons One to Five
A beautiful woman with no memory is found in Times Square covered in a series of cryptic tattoos – including the name of FBI Agent Kurt Weller inscribed across her back. As Weller
and his team investigate, they discover each intricate tattoo on Jane Doe’s body is a crime to solve, leading to a high-stakes underworld of secrets and revelations.
Available Tuesday, 12 December.
Shazam! Fury of the Gods
Blessed with divine abilities, Billy Batson and his foster siblings grapple with balancing teenage existence and their heroic alter egos. Their lives take a perilous turn when vengeful
ancient gods descend to Earth, demanding the return of long-lost magic. Shazam and his allies are thrust into a fight for their powers, their survival, and the world’s destiny.
Available Thursday, 14 December.
Book Club: The Next Chapter
Four inseparable best friends embark on an Italian getaway, transforming their traditional book club into the wild girls’ trip they never had. As chaos ensues and long-held secrets surface, their leisurely vacation morphs into an unforgettable cross-country escapade.
Available Saturday, 9 December.
Detective Danny Rourke, on a relentless quest to find his missing daughter, becomes entangled in a web of mind-bending crimes. Collaborating with psychic Diana Cruz, he races to both pursue and elude a menacing adversary, the individual he believes holds the key to unravelling the mystery of his daughter’s whereabouts.
Available Tuesday, 26 December.
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry
In his sixties, an unassuming man named Harold receives news of his dying friend, Queenie. He sets off on a walk, intending to reach Queenie’s hospice 724 kilometres away, much to the distress of his wife, Maureen.
Available Friday, December 15.