July has arrived, and it brings some drama in investigative journalism to Hulu.
On July 8, Hulu subscribers will finally be able to watch Minamata. Andrew Levitas ’film stars Johnny Depp as Eugene Smith, the renowned photojournalist. Based on the book of the same name by Aileen Mioko Smith and W. Eugene Smith, the film debuted at the Berlin International Film Festival in February 2020. Minamata there was a complicated release story, but now it’s available to North American viewers.
“Inspired by a true story, Minamata stars Johnny Depp playing the famous photojournalist Eugene Smith. The film took place in 1971 when we saw Smith as a recluse and had no connection to the world he had shot before, ”says the synopsis. After receiving one final assignment from Life Magazine editor Robert Hayes (Bill Nighy), Eugene has to travel to the coastal Japanese city of Minamata, which has been devastated by mercury poisoning. Initiated by an enthusiastic Japanese translator, Aileen (Minami) and inspired by local villagers (Hiroyuki Sanada), Eugene’s powerful illustrations expose decades of severe neglect by the Chisso Corporation in the country. ”
You can check out Minamata official player trailer below.
In addition to MinamataHulu debuted the first season of Maggie starring Rebecca Rittenhouse.
“It’s so hard to be a young, single woman in today’s world – it’s even harder when you can also be a psychic,” the synopsis reads. “Maggie has real psychic abilities, meaning she can always see the future of her friends, parents, clients, and strangers out of the way. But once she’s starting to see for herself fate at the same time she meets an unexpected man, her life is even more complicated by comedy.Can you allow yourself to fall in love if you think you know how it will end? he has it to come. ”
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What to See on Hulu on July 6th
- Maggie: Complete Season 1
What to See on Hulu on July 7th
- How a Realistic Hero Rebuilds the Kingdom: Complete Season 1 (Dubbed)
- Ultrasound (2021)
What to See on Hulu on July 8th
- Generation Gap: Series Premiere
- Keep Your Luck: Season 4 Premiere
- Rehearsal (Hazarot): Complete Season 1
- Minamata (2020)
What to See on Hulu on July 9th
What to See on Hulu on July 10th
- Killing Eve: Complete 4th and Final Season