At the beginning of every month, Hulu and Netflix add new batches of movies and television shows to their libraries. The streaming giant (Netflix) has hundreds to thousands of international films and TV series in its library, with a lot more being added every day. In the month of June, fifty movies have joined Netflix including “Zootopia,” “Superbad” and “The Prestige.” “Full Metal Jacket” returns to the streaming service, along with “Catwoman” and “Shimmer Lake.”

‘Zootopia.'

Released in 2016, “Zootopia” is a science fiction movie produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Pictures.

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It is the 55th Disney animated feature film. Byron Howard and Rich Moore served as directors, while the movie featured voices of Jason Bateman, Ginnifer Goodwin, Idris Elba, Nate Torrence, Jenny Slate, Bonnie Hunt, Tommy Chong, Don Lake, J. K. Simmons, Shakira, Octavia Spencer, and Alan Tudyk.

“Zootopia” was screened for a prize at the Brussels Animation Film Festival in Belgium in February 2016 and released in Digital 3D, IMAX 3D, and DVD formats.

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The movie received wide critical acclaim and earned over $1 billion during its theoretical run. “Zootopia” was produced in makeshift quarters in a North American warehouse.

‘Superbad.'

Released in 2007, “Superbad” is one of the best movies to watch on Netflix this month. This teen comedy was directed by Greg Mottola and co-produced by Judd Apatow. It featured Michael Cera and Jonah Hill as Evan and Seth, respectively.

They played two high-school students who went to a party before completing their graduation. Their plans proved harder than expected.

Scripted by Seth Rogen, “Superbad” received positive comments from critics and audiences with some analysts praising its dialogues while others were admiring the performances of the leads. The film earned over $169 million during its theoretical run and was developed with a budget of $20 million.

‘The Prestige’

Released in 2006, “The Prestige” is a thriller movie directed by Christopher Nolan and scripted by Nolan. The story was inspired by a 1995 novel of the same name by Christopher Priest. The film featured Hugh Jackman as Angier, Christian Bale as Borden, and David Bowie as Tesla. It had Michael Caine, Rebecca Hall, Piper Perabo, Scarlett Johansson, and Andy Serkis in the supporting characters.

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The film received positive reviews from critics and strong box office results. It was awarded one Academy Award in 2007 and received dozens of nominations. The film explored the lifestyle of a group of magicians and grossed $202 million during its theoretical run.

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