[05/26/20 - 11:29 AM]
Free Video Entertainment Network, Crackle Announces Four Originals and Exclusives Movies, Documentary and Series as Part of Its New Film and Television Content for June
New originals include "The Clearing" and "Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters."

[via press release from Crackle]


Crackle's mix of Hollywood blockbusters, award-winning indies, classic TV, and curated exclusive and original content is always FREE.

Crackle Plus, a Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment (Nasdaq: CSSE) company and one of the largest operators of streaming advertising-supported video-on-demand (AVOD) networks, today announced the upcoming content releases planned for June.

Crackle is available on Amazon FireTV, RokuTV and devices, Apple TV, most Smart TVs (Samsung, LG, Vizio), Gaming Consoles (PS4 and XBoxOne), on iOS and Android mobile devices and on desktop at Crackle.com.


New Crackle Originals in June

The Clearing (June 4th)

A father (Liam McIntyre, Spartacus) and daughter go on a weekend camping trip on the eve of a zombie apocalypse. Separated as the horde attacks, the father must fight his way through to find his daughter and discover a way out for them both. In a challenging season, we know many are looking for fun escapist entertainment, with just the right amount of thrill and chills.

Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters (June 18th)

Over ten years in the making, this is the definitive feature length documentary on the making of Ghostbusters with interviews with many of the cast and crew including actors Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, Ernie Hudson, and director Ivan Reitman. This documentary labor of love chronicles the making of one of the most beloved franchises in film history, which is why we know you'll love it as much as we do.

New Crackle Exclusives in June

Grand Isle (June 1st)

A young father is charged with murder and must prove his innocence by recalling a very twisted and dark night of events. What better way to start off the Summer blockbuster season than to join Nicolas Cage as he takes us on a journey into the heart of darkness to clear his name?

Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford (June 1st)

Danny Lipford hosts this nationally-syndicated weekly half-hour TV home improvement series covering popular remodeling projects and the latest home trends, products and topics. We're eager to share this exceptional DIY content as so much of our audience is at home looking to improve and beautify their surroundings.

New Crackle Spotlight Titles in June

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

An inspiring film of a female journalist (played by Tina Fey) and the most dangerous time in her life as she works in the war zone of Afghanistan.


When a virtual reality simulation created using the personalities of multiple serial killers manages to escape into the real world, an ex-cop is tasked with stopping its reign of terror.

The Man From Nowhere (June 15th)

A quiet pawnshop keeper with a violent past takes on a drug-and-organ trafficking ring in hope of saving the child who is his only friend.


Genetically mutated bats escape and it's up to a bat expert and the local sheriff (Lou Diamond Phillips) to stop them.

Additional New Movies in June
2 Days In The Valley
A Company Man (June 15th)
A Guide To Recognizing Your Saints
A Smile Like Yours
American Rap Stars
An American Crime
Area 51
Bon Voyage
Charlie Brown
Charlotte's Web 2 - Wilbur's Great Adventure
Company Man
Cool World
D.L. Hughley: Clear Dakota
Death Wish V
Double Jeopardy
Fat Man And Little Boy
Femme Fatale
Flesh And Bone
Gamechangers: Dreams Of Blizzcon
Harriet The Spy
He Said, She Said
Here Comes Hell
Hey Arnold! The Movie House
Ip Man: The Final Fight (June 15th)
Joy Of Sex
Katy Perry: Part Of Me
Kevin Hart Presents: Plastic Cup Boyz
King David
Kung Fu Yoga
Labor Day
Lady Jane
Love Rosie Love, Antosha
Margot At The Wedding
Maximum Ride
Mother Of George
My First Mister
Naked Gun
Neil Young: Heart Of Gold
Nick Cannon: Mr. Show Biz
Out Of Towners
Paris, je t'aime
Rage At Dawn
Resurrecting The Champ
St. Louis Blues
Strange Wilderness
The 51st State
The Chase
The Curse Of The Jade Scorpion
The Drew: No Excuse, Just Produce
The Four Feathers
The Intervention
The Last Command
The Love Witch
The Marc Pease Experience
The Prize Winner Of Defiance, Ohio
The Rainmaker
The Soloist
The Two Jakes
The Wild Thornberrys Movie
Till Human Voices Wake Us
Tom Segura: Completely Normal
Trekkies 2
Turtle Power: The Definitive History Of The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
We're No Angels
Win A Date With Tad Hamilton!
Wind Chill
With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story (June 15th)
Wrong Turn At Tahoe
You Can Count On Me
Zoolander: Super Model

Additional New T.V. Shows in June
Bondi Ink Tattoo (Season One, Ten Episodes) (June 15th)
Bondi Ink Tattoo (Season Two, Ten Episodes) (June 15th)
Capital (Season One, Four Episodes) (June 15th)
Final 24 (Season One, Six Episodes)
Final 24 (Season Two, Six Episodes)
Hell's Kitchen (Season Sixteen, Sixteen Episodes) (June 15th)
Human Prey (Season One, Six Episodes) (June 15th)
Salvage Hunters (Season One, Ten Episodes)

Trending on Crackle in June

Crown Vic (Crackle Exclusive)

Feature Film

Crown Vic follows one memorable night in the life of LAPD officer Ray Mandel and his rookie trainee while hunting two cop killers on the loose. First responders are in the forefront of everyone's mind these days, and this film was inspired by an appreciation for what they go through for us every day.

On Point (Crackle Original)


Meet top-ranked high-school basketball players Romeo Langford (now of the Boston Celtics), Scottie Lewis and Emmitt Williams as they compete in the summer AAU season. All eyes are on them as they prepare for their professional futures and face off against the best of the best from around the country.

On Point is produced by Peter Berg, executive producer of the hit dramatic sports series, Friday Night Lights. Like the rest of the country our team is missing watching your favorite teams on the field of play and so we offer this fantastic series as we wait in hopeful expectation of a return to our regular sports seasons.

Yelawolf: A Slumerican Life (Crackle Original)


Follow artist and rapper, Yelawolf on this 10-part journey of story-telling, traveling, and raising hell. As this series explores those groups and subcultures that are largely ignored, we can grow in understanding of one another, an activity so important in this season.

Going From Broke (Crackle Original)

Reality Series

This popular and now a Webby Award-winning series for Reality Video, produced by Chicken Soup for the Soul and Ashton Kutcher, continues to draw a huge audience to Crackle. Host Dan Rosensweig, CEO of billion-dollar corporation, Chegg, and financial expert Danetha Doe work with frustrated millennials drowning in student debt to break the chains and get them on the road to financial independence. Just one more way the Crackle team hopes to give back in appreciation of our audience and fans.

85: The Greatest Team in Football History (Crackle Exclusive)

Documentary Feature

The 1985 Chicago Bears were dominant on the field and colorful off of it. Featuring interviews with Barak Obama, Bill Murray, Mike Ditka, Jeremy Piven, Mike Singletary and more, '85 chronicles how the best team ever shuffled off with the championship. The story of the '85 Bears and what they brought to the beleaguered sports fans of Chicago is an inspiration tale that will lift spirits and encourage us all.

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (Crackle Original)

Feature Film

Jonathan Pryce and Adam Driver tilt at windmills in Terry Gilliam's three-decades-in-the-making comic masterpiece film adaption of one of the most beloved stories in all of classic literature. As Don Quixote lost himself in the adventure of a lifetime, we hope our audience can also share in that experience as we all look for a little excitement in our day to day.


Crackle Plus is a video-on-demand (VOD) joint venture formed by Sony Pictures Television and Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, Inc. (Nasdaq: CSSE). The company's consumer facing ad-supported VOD (AVOD) channels include Crackle (US and Canada), Popcornflix, Popcornflix Kids, Truli, Popcornflix Comedy, Frightpix, and Espanolflix. It also owns subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) platform Pivotshare. Crackle Plus reaches over 40 million monthly visitors making it one of the largest AVOD streaming platforms in the U.S. Its content library includes over 80,000 hours of programming.

  [may 2020]  


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