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The Disney+ movie Secret Society of Second-Born Royals will debut online on July 17.

The film follows Sam (Peyton Elizabeth Lee), a rebellious princess second in line to the throne of the kingdom of Illyria. Just as Sam’s lack of interest in the royal way of life is at an all-time high, she is stunned to learn that she has superpowers and belongs to a secret society with a longstanding tradition of covertly keeping the peace throughout the kingdom. The movie follows Sam’s adventures at a top-secret training program for a new class of second-born royals tasked with saving the world.

The cast includes Skylar Astin, Elodie Yung, Niles Fitch, Ashley Liao, Noah Lomax, Olivia Deeble, Greg Bryk, Isabella Blake-Thomas and Faly Rakotohavana.

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On July 17, the new Netflix 10-episode drama Cursed will debut online.

Cursed is a re-imagining of the Arthurian legend, told through the eyes of Nimue (Katherine Langford from 13 Reasons Why), a teenage heroine with a mysterious gift who is destined to become the powerful (and tragic) Lady of the Lake. After her mother’s death, she finds an unexpected partner in Arthur, a young mercenary, in a quest to find Merlin and deliver an ancient sword. Over the course of her journey, Nimue will become a symbol of courage and rebellion against the terrifying Red Paladins, and their complicit King Uther.

The cast includes Daniel Sharman (Fear the Walking Dead and Teen Wolf) and Gustaf Skarsgard (Vikings and Westworld) [among others].

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On July 15, the new series Brave New World will debut on Peacock.

Based on Aldous Huxley’s groundbreaking novel, the series imagines a utopian society that has achieved peace and stability through the prohibition of monogamy, privacy, money, family, and history itself. As citizens of New London, Bernard Marx (Harry Lloyd) and Lenina Crowne (Jessica Brown Findlay) embark on a vacation to the Savage Lands, where they become embroiled in a harrowing and violent rebellion. Bernard and Lenina are rescued by John the Savage (Alden Ehrenreich), who escapes with them back to New London. John’s arrival in the New World soon threatens to disrupt its utopian harmony, leaving Bernard and Lenina to grapple with the repercussions.

The cast includes Hannah John-Kamen, Joseph Morgan and Kylie Bunbury.

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The new Peacock series The Capture will debut online on July 15.

This conspiracy thriller looks at a troubling world of fake news and the extraordinary capabilities of the intelligence services. When soldier Shaun Emery’s (Callum Turner) conviction for a murder in Afghanistan is overturned due to flawed video evidence, he returns to life as a free man with his young daughter. But when damning CCTV footage from a night out in London comes to light, Shaun’s life takes a shocking turn and he must soon fight for his freedom once again. Detective Inspector Rachel Carey (Holliday Grainger) is drafted to investigate Shaun’s case, but she quickly learns that the truth can sometimes be a matter of perspective.

The cast includes Ron Perlman and Famke Janssen.

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On July 15, the new movie Psych 2: Lassie Come Home will debut online on Peacock.

Santa Barbara Police Chief Carlton Lassiter (Timothy Omundson) is ambushed on the job and left for dead. In a vintage Psych-style Hitchcockian nod, he begins to see impossible happenings around his recovery clinic. Shawn (James Roday) and Gus (Dulé Hill) return to Lassie’s side in Santa Barbara and are forced to navigate the personal, the professional, and possibly the supernatural.

Separated from their new lives in San Francisco, our heroes find themselves unwelcome in their old stomping grounds as they secretly untangle a twisted case without the benefit of the police, their loved ones, or the quality sourdough bakeries of the Bay Area. What they uncover will change the course of their relationships forever.

The cast returning include Corbin Bernsen, Kirsten Nelson and Maggie Lawson.

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On July 12, the UPtv movie Love in Harmony Valley will debut at 7 PM

Emma (Amber Marshall from the long-running Canadian drama Heartland) has waited to reunite with her best friend Tracey (Nina Kiri from The Handmaid’s Tale) since she was in a serious accident. But Will (Eric Hicks from the Canadian drama Cardinal), Tracey’s brother, won’t allow it, blaming her for the accident.

When forced to work together, can Will and Emma learn to respect each other?

Here is a trailer for Love in Harmony Valley:

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The box office movie Greyhound will debut on the small screen courtesy of Apple TV+ on July 10.

U.S. Navy Commander Ernest Krause (Tom Hanks) is assigned to lead an Allied convoy across the Atlantic during World War II. His convoy, however, is pursued by German U-boats. Although this is Krause’s first wartime mission, he finds himself embroiled in what would come to be known as the longest, largest and most complex naval battle in history: The Battle of the Atlantic.

The cast includes Elizabeth Shue, Stephen Graham, Rob Morgan and Tom Brittney [among others].

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On July 10, the movie The Old Guard will debut online on Netflix.

A group of mercenaries, all centuries-old immortals with the ablity to heal themselves, discover someone is onto their secret, and they must fight to protect their freedom.

Among the cast is Charlize Theron, KiKi Layne, Matthias Schoenaerts, Chiewetel Ejiofor and Harry Melling (Dudley from Harry Potter fame).

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The new Apple TV half-hour drama Little Voice will debut online on July 10.

Bess King (Brittany O’Grady from FOX’s Sing) is a uniquely talented, but stage-shy, performer struggling to fulfill her dreams while navigating rejection, love and complicated family issues.

The cast includes Sean Teale (The Gifted) and Colton Ryan (Broadway’s Girl From The North Country).

The series comes from J.J. Abrams with original music by Waitress writer team Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson.

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On July 8, the limited series Stateless will debut on Netflix.

The paths of four diverse strangers intersect at an immigration detention center in the Australian outback.

The cast includes Cate Blanchett (who also co-created) as well as Dominic West, Jai Courtney and Yvonne Strahovski.

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