Crackle Plus, a chicken soup for Soul Entertainment, has announced the June 2022 release of Crackle movies and TV titles. Crackle’s mix of blockbusters, indies, classic TV and exclusive and original content is free to stream.
The three primary Crackle Plus networks – Crackle, Popcornflix and Chicken Soup for the Soul – will be rolled out continuously as AVOD or FAST channels at new sales touchpoints across up to 41 platforms.
The Crackle Plus networks are currently distributed across 70 touchpoints in the US on platforms such as Amazon Fire TV, Roku TV, Apple TV, Smart TVs (Samsung, LG, Vizio), gaming consoles (PlayStation 4 and XBox One), Plex, iOS and Android mobile and desktop at Crackle.com.
The Crackle lineup for June 2022 will also be available in approximately 500,000 hotel rooms in the Marriott Bonvoy chain.
CRACKLE JUNE 2022 EXCLUSIVE & ORIGINAL
A Life in 10 Pictures #1 – Freddie Mercury – Crackle AVOD Exclusive Series
Ten photographs are taken from the lives of the world’s most popular icons. What do these pictures reveal? And what secrets are they hiding? Episode one starring Freddie Mercury, the lead singer of one of the most iconic bands in rock ‘n’ roll history, Queen, unveils his life in ten images, from iconic shots to private snaps.
In the Vault – Season One – Crackle AVOD Exclusive Series
Freshman Liv Steele (Claudia Lee) arrives at Woodlawn College looking forward to a fresh start, but will her past catch up with her? Everyone in the dorm is a suspect. Each episode puts a different character in the spotlight, so a hero one week is a villain the next.
Hollywood Bulldogs – Crackle AVOD Exclusive Series
From Bond to Batman – Star Wars to Superman – they jumped, fell, fell, punched, kicked and exploded through the blockbusters of the 70s and 80s. Hollywood Bulldogs: The Rise and Falls of the Great British Stuntman tells the rough story of the small community of British stunt performers who dominated Hollywood in the 1970s and 1980s.
They feasted and drank their way through death and tragedy, creating and performing the iconic action sequences of 007, Indiana Jones, Superman, Rambo, Star Wars, Conan, the Alien franchise and pretty much everything since.
NEW BBC TITLES
Ivanhoe – Miniseries
A young Saxon knight returns to England from the Crusades to find he has been disinherited by his father, his childhood sweetheart has been engaged to another man and the country is in the midst of a rebellion, starring Steven Waddington and Susan Lynch.
Jane Eyre – TV Series
A young governess falls in love with her brooding and complex master. However, his dark past could destroy their relationship forever.
Byron – Feature Film
After the success of his poem “Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage”, Byron (Jonny Lee Miller) becomes the star of London.
NEW CRACKLE CHANNELS
The Crackle program for June 2022 includes the following channels:
It doesn’t matter who you are or who you love! The Crackle team welcomes you to explore individuality with Wedding Wars (John Stamos, Eric Dane), Breakfast on Pluto (Cillian Murphy, Liam Neeson), the original reality series Crackle Men of West Hollywood (Justin Jedlica, Brennen Taylor ) and Two Mothers for Zachary (Valerie Bertinelli, Vanessa Redgrave).
The Crackle team has put together a massive lineup for your weekend binge feast! Plunge into the dark fantasy of Dinotopia (Katie Carr, Wentworth Miller), The Lost World (Bob Hoskins, Peter Falk), Behemoth (Ed Quinn, Pascale Hutton) and Godzilla vs Destoroyah (Megumi Odaka, Yōko Ishino).
ways of the west
Saddle up and get ready to ride with the crackle squad this month to bring dad all his favorite western titles like Bonanza (Michael Landon, Dan Blocker), The Shadow Riders (Sam Elliott, Tom Selleck), The Outcasts ( Otis Young, Don Murray) and The Man From Laramie (James Stewart, Cathy O’Donnell).
crime and hijacking
Grab your binoculars, sunglasses and a leather trench coat and get ready for the big score with the crackle crew featuring titles like Law Abiding Citizen (Gerard Butler, Jamie Foxx), Killing Them Softly (Brad Pitt, James Gandolfini). ), American Animals (Evan Peters, Barry Keoghan) and Midnight Express (Brad Davis, John Hurt).
Get your go-go boots on and swing with The Flying Nun (Sally Field, Alejandro Rey), To Sir, with Love (Sidney Poitier, Lulu), Under the Yum-Yum Tree (Jack Lemmon, Carol Lynley) and Bye to the Sixties bye Birdie (Dick Van Dyke, Ann-Margret).
CRACKING SPOTLIGHT TITLES
Harry Styles: Live in Manchester – Feature Film
He has won seven Billboard Music Awards in his stellar career as a solo artist and in boy band One Direction. Now, Harry Styles is wowing live audiences with a spectacular set featuring hits from his record-breaking debut album alongside classic covers including Fleetwood Mac’s The Chain. He also takes a fun, heartwarming journey through his hometown.
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 Feature Film
Starring two-time Oscar winner Denzel Washington and two-time Oscar nominee John Travolta, this film follows a New York City subway dispatcher whose everyday life is thrown into chaos by a brazen crime: a subway train hijacking.
Peggy Sue Got Married – Feature Film
A journey down memory lane allows a woman to revisit and maybe even change the events that shaped her life, starring Kathleen Turner and Oscar winner Nicolas Cage.
Edge of Tomorrow feature film
The story unfolds in a near-future where a swarm-like alien race called the Mimics has struck Earth in a relentless assault, reducing major cities to rubble and leaving millions of human victims in their wake. Lt. Col. Bill Cage (Tom Cruise) is an officer who has never seen a day of combat where he’s summarily demoted and then deployed untrained and ill-equipped in what amounts to little more than a suicide squad.
Cage is killed within minutes and manages to take an Alpha with him. But there’s no way he wakes up at the beginning of the same hellish day, forced to fight and die over and over again. But with each playthrough, Cage grows tougher, smarter, and able to fight the Mimics with increasing skill, along with Special Forces warrior Rita Vrataski (Emily Blunt), who has devastated more Mimics than anyone else on Earth. As Cage and Rita take the fight to the aliens, each repeated battle becomes an opportunity to find the key to destroying the alien invaders and saving Earth.
Scream 4 feature film
Ten years have passed and Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell), who has regained her composure thanks in part to her writing, receives a visit from the Ghostface Killer. Also starring David Arquette and Courtney Cox.
The Children in the Hall – TV series
The TV series by the Canadian sketch comedy troupe that mostly brings bizarre, unique and wacky twists to their sketches, starring Dave Foley and Bruce McCulloch.
Hardcastle and McCormick – TV series
Retired Judge Hardcastle (Brian Keith) recruits two-time loser, young McCormick (Daniel Hugh Kelly), who happens to be a hot-shot racer, in his quest to achieve vigilantism.
Hannibal Rising feature film
After the death of his parents during World War II, young Hannibal Lecter (Gaspard Ulliel) moves in with his beautiful aunt (Gong Li) and plots revenge against the barbarians responsible for the death of his sister (Helena-Lia Tachoska).
Judy – feature film
Legendary artist Judy Garland (double Academy Award winner Renée Zellweger) arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts.
Hunt for the Wilderpeople – Feature Film
Ricky is a defiant young city kid on the run with his quarrelsome foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A nationwide manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put their differences aside and work together. Written, directed and starring Academy Award winners Taika Waititi and Sam Neill.
The Man from Laramie – Feature Film
A former cavalry officer’s (Jimmy Stewart) attempt to avenge his brother’s death pits him against an aging New Mexico cattle baron (Donald Crisp) and his psychotic son (Alex Nicol).
Behind the Moment – Feature Film
Starring Loretta Devine and Isaiah Washington, a unique and fast-paced retelling of how Rosa Park’s refusal to give up her seat sparked the history-making Montgomery bus boycott.
ADDITIONAL NEW MOVIES IN JUNE
Dead Man’s Shoes
Eater: Rise of the Dead
Rampage 3 – President down
horror in the sky
The Happy Texan
The Reckless Four
ADDITIONAL NEW TV EPISODES IN JUNE
man in glass house
The crystal duck
Not going anywhere fast
The Black Widow
One more time with Vigorish
Prince of Fat City
Departure for Rio
Just another round of that old song and dance
Third Down and twenty years to life
Mr. Hardcastle goes to Washington
school for scandals
Georgia street engine
Homecoming (Part I)
Homecoming (Part II)
Did you see the one that got away?
Really neat cars & guys with a sense of humor
Stiff with fear
Ties My father sold me
You would cry too if it happened to you
Pennies from a dead man’s eyes
never my love
Whatever happened to Guts
You and the horse you rode
One of the girls in accounting
It could have been worse… She could have been a welder
Hate the picture…love the frame
There goes the neighborhood
Too rich and too thin
What’s so funny?
The girl from long ago
You don’t hear the one who catches you
The birthday present
Surprise at Seagull Beach
The game you learn from your father
It’s not deep, but it sure runs fast
The Yankee Clipper
Something is going on on this train
The career breaker
Don’t go in gently
Games that people play
You’re 16, you’re beautiful and you belong to him
Mirage a Trois
Duet for two wind instruments
If you could see what I see
Hardcastle for Mayors
When I look back on all the things
Brother, can you save yourself a crime?
Round up the old gang
McCormick’s Bar and Grill
From his or her view
The day the music died
A piece of old Milt
Hawkeye (Part 1)
Hawkeye (part 2)
From the past
Fly with Me
revenge is mine