What are the Announcements to see in August 2022 on NOW and Sky On Demand between films, TV series and originals? Sky’s popular streaming and on-demand services offer several new entries every month, and this is no exception. If you don’t want to get lost in the catalog and want to discover the best new content, keep reading: we recommend what to watch on NOW and Sky On Demand in these and in the coming days.
If you are looking for advice on what to see on NOW and Sky On Demand in August 2022 you have therefore come to the right place, because we are about to offer you a selection of the best news including films, TV series and original content coming out on the catalog of the streaming and on demand service and to be seen this month. Please note that the dates below may be subject to last minute changes by Sky. We can start immediately by starting with the films: if you are not already a subscriber you can follow this link to not miss them.
What to watch on NOW and Sky On Demand in August 2022
Film out on NOW and Sky On Demand
Fragments from the past – Reminiscence
We open the NOW and Sky On Demand news of August 2022 with Fragments from the past – Reminiscence, science fiction film with Hugh Jackman and Rebecca Ferguson set in a dystopian future. The waters have submerged all land and cities are flooded, and the people of Miami live and work at night. Among the latter is Nick Bannister, scientist and private investigator who manages to dig into people’s memories through a specific technology, in order to bring back certain memories and help them solve today’s problems. The man immediately falls in love with Mae, a fascinating and mysterious woman eager to plumb her past: when she disappears into thin air, Nick begins to investigate and the search for her leads him to an incredible conspiracy. Available from August 1, 2022. Here you can see the Official trailer for Shards from the Past – Reminiscence.
Dario Argento returns to directing with a new horror with Ilenia Pastorelli, Andrea Zhang and Asia Argento: Black glasses. Rome: on a hot summer day, a solar eclipse causes darkness to fall over the city, as a sort of dark omen. The luxury escort Diana is chased by an attacker in a van, who turns out to be a prostitute killer, and in an attempt to escape him she has a serious accident that leaves her blind. Now she must learn to lead a life as a blind person, accompanied by the wolf dog Nerea, Rita and an orphaned Chinese boy, who become her eyes. The killer, however, is determined to complete what she had started and Diana just has to try to escape thanks to her helpers. Available from August 5, 2022. Here you can see the Official trailer of Black Glasses.
Cry Macho – Homecoming
The latest film by and with Clint Eastwood, the highlight of the collection dedicated to him by the platform, arrives among the new products NOW and Sky On Demand for August 2022: Cry Macho – Homecoming. Set in 1978, it follows the story of Miko, a former rodeo champion and horse trainer who finds himself in financial trouble. To earn some money, he decides to accept from his boss the task of bringing home the young son of the man, Rafa, to protect him from the Mexican mother who is a slave to alcohol. On the way back to Texas, Miko and Rafa get to know each other better and become friends: they will find themselves facing unexpected adventures and dangers on a journey of growth and knowledge, but also of redemption. Available from8 August 2022. Here you can see the Official Cry Macho Trailer – Homecoming.
The talent of Mr. C
Nicholas Cage returns to the screens with Pedro Pascal with a comedy directed by Tom Gormican, The talent of Mr. C. In a creative crisis and on the brink of financial ruin, Nicholas Cage’s fictional version must accept the $ 1 million offer to attend a dangerous fan’s birthday party. Things take a nasty and crazy turn when the man is recruited by a CIA agent (Tiffany Haddish) and forced to live up to the legend of him, embodying his most iconic movie characters to save himself and whoever he is. stands around. He will have to fill the role of his life. Available from August 15, 2022. Here you can see the official trailer of The Talent of Mr. C.
The house in the swamp
Let’s change gender with The house in the swamp (A House on the Bayou), horror / thriller film starring Paul Schneider, Angela Sarafyan (Westworld) and Lia McHugh (Eternals). In an effort to reconnect and get their relationship back on track, Jessica and John Chambers seek an idyllic escape to a remote Louisiana Bay home with their teenage daughter. The weekend takes a left turn when suspiciously friendly neighbors show up. Family ties will be put to the test, causing dark secrets to resurface. Available from August 21, 2022. Here you can see the Official trailer for The House in the Swamp.
One of the main NOW and Sky news of August 2022 is certainly Uncharted, adventure film directed by Ruben Fleischer with Tom Holland and Mark Wahlberg based on the famous and namesake video game series that debuted on PlayStation. It tells the adventures of treasure hunter Nathan Drake, descendant of the famous Sir Francis Drake. While looking for his older brother Sam, the young man meets Victor “Sully” Sullivan, with whom he befriends. Convinced that his brother is missing in a remote place off the map, Drake sets off with his new mentor to a desert island where the mythical treasure of Ferdinand Magellan, lost 500 years ago, is said to be kept. However, they will not be the only ones in search of the legendary fortune. Available from August 29, 2022. Here you can see the Uncharted Official Trailer.
More films to see on NOW and Sky On Demand in August 2022
- The champion – August 2, 2022
- The lady of the roses – August 3, 2022
- Palma – A dog’s love – August 7, 2022
- Zeros and Ones – August 10, 2022
- Joe Bell – August 14, 2022
- Small body – August 18, 2022
- The last day on Earth – August 21, 2022
- The idols of women – August 22, 2022
- Memory box – August 23, 2022
- Race Against Time – The Desperate Hour – August 24, 2022
- The Godmother – Paris has a new queen – August 26, 2022
- Vicky and her puppy – August 27, 2022
- Book of Love (original) – August 28, 2022
- Beautiful Minds – August 30, 2022
The Collection of this month are dedicated to movies about monsters (Monster from 1 to 5 August 2022), to Clint Eastwood (from 6 to 12 August 2022), to Crimes of the Glimmer (from 13 to 21 August 2022), to Mel Gibson (from 22 to 25 August 2022) and adventure films (Adventure from 26 August to 4 September 2022).
TV series to watch on NOW and Sky On Demand
Irma Vep – Life imitates art (miniseries)
One of the most awaited news of NOW and Sky On Demand for August is Irma Vep – Life imitates artHBO miniseries conceived by Olivier Assayas and based on the 1996 film of the same name. Mira Harberg (Alicia Vikander) is a Hollywood movie star disillusioned with her career and just back from a breakup: she travels to France to play the character of Irma Vep in a television remake of the silent film series The Vampires, but she soon realizes that she and her character are pretty much the same person. She will have to deal with several complex sentimental trajectories between ex-girlfriend Laurie, ex-boyfriend Eamonn and more. Available from August 3, 2022. Here you can see the official trailer of Irma Vep – Life imitates art.
Lazarus Project (original)
Coming this month too Lazarus Project, Sky Original fantasy / thriller TV series about time loops, conceived and written by Joe Barton. George (Paapa Essiedu) is the latest recruit of the Lazarus Project, a team of agents who regularly prevent the end of the world by resetting and manipulating time. When the woman he loves is killed and her colleagues refuse to use their power to save her, the man puts a plan into action that threatens to destroy the entire planet. Available from August 12, 2022. Here you can see the official trailer of Project Lazarus.
House of the Dragon
Probably the most awaited novelty of the moment is the new HBO series House of the Dragonspin-off and prequel de Game of thrones also based on a novel by writer George RR Martin (Fire and bloodwhich precedes in chronological order the events of the A Song of Ice and Fire). Set 200 years before the bloody facts told in the main series, it tells the events that led to the ruinous fall and the end of the dominion of House Targaryen, up to the so-called Dance of the Dragons, the conflict that broke out in the Seven Kingdoms between two branches of the same house. We find Viserys I Targaryen (Paddy Considine), fifth king of the Seven Kingdoms chosen by a council of lord to succeed grandfather Jaehaerys I Targaryen, the eldest Princess Rhaenyra Targaryen (Emma D’Arcy), a dragon rider who expects to become the first queen, but who is challenged by her younger half-brother, Aegon I Targaryen (Tommy Glynn-Carney). In addition there is Prince Daemon Targaryen (Matt Smith), younger brother of Viserys and presumed heir to the Iron Throne, an unparalleled warrior and expert on dragon rides. The series is available in the original language from August 22, 2022while the version doubled from the following week (August 29). Here you can see the Official House of the Dragon trailer.
Comes this month too ParadiseGerman Sky Original TV series based on the novel Funeral for a Dog by Thomas Pletzinger. Set between the Brazilian favelas and chaotic New York, passing through Lake Lugano and frozen Finland, the protagonist is the journalist Daniel Mandelkern, visiting for an interview at the home of the famous novelist Mark Svensson on Lake Lugano. Man will remain involved in man’s mysterious past and entangled in a love triangle. Available from 23 August 2022. Here you can see the official trailer of Paradiso (Funeral for a Dog) (vo).
Other TV series to see on NOW and Sky On Demand
- Detective Maria Kallio – August 4, 2022
- Nurses (season 2) – August 8, 2022
- Poquelin & De Beaumont – August 19, 2022
- Made for Love (season 2) – August 28, 2022
- Houses and mysteries – August 31, 2022
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