Michael Bay Actioner ‘Ambulance’ Available on Digital May 23, Disc June 14

The action thriller Ambulance will be released on digital May 23 and on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD June 14 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.

Directed by Michael Bay (Transformers, Armageddon), the film follows veteran Will Sharp (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Candyman), desperate for money, who turns to his adoptive brother Danny (Jake Gyllenhaal, End of Watch) for help. A career criminal, Danny instead offers him a huge score. When their heist goes awry, the desperate brothers hijack an ambulance with a wounded cop and paramedic (Eiza González, Fast and Furious Presents Hobbs & Shaw) onboard. Will and Danny must evade a city-wide law enforcement response, keep their hostages alive, and somehow try not to kill each other, all while executing an escape.

Bonus content includes six behind-the-scenes featurettes.

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Sci-fi Thriller ‘Songbird’ to Debut Via PVOD Dec. 11

The STX Films sci-fi thriller Songbird, produced by Michael Bay, will premiere in the United States as a premium VOD release Dec. 11.

The film will be available at $19.99 for a 48-hour rental.

Songbird is the first film to shoot in Los Angeles entirely during the coronavirus pandemic, according to the studio.

Directed by Adam Mason (Into the Dark), the film is about fighting for love at the end of the world. It stars K.J. Apa, Sofia Carson, Craig Robinson, Bradley Whitford, Peter Stormare, Alexandra Daddario, Paul Walter Hauser and Demi Moore.

Songbird will bow on a “major streaming service” in 2021, according to the studio.

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Netflix Releasing 53 New Shows, Movies in December

Netflix is ending 2019 with a flurry (53) of new-release series and feature-length movies, including two highly anticipated titles not named The Irishman.

The three-and-a-half-hour mobster film from Martin Scorsese and starring Al Pacino, Joe Pesci and Robert De Niro, launched in November, part of 73 new shows (“The Crown”, “The End of the F***ing World”, etc.) and movies Netflix bowed last month.

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This month the SVOD pioneer launches new seasons of “Fuller House,” “Lost in Space,” Magic for Humans” and “You,” in addition to a Kevin Hart documentary.

On Dec. 13 Netflix launches international action film 6 Underground, starring Ryan Reynolds and directed by Michael Bay. On Dec. 20 the streamer bows “The Witcher,” a series based on fantasy novels of the same name.

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December 1
A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish
The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl
Austin Powers in Goldmember
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
Cut Bank
Dead Kids (Netflix Film)
Eastsiders: Season 4
Malcolm X
Searching for Sugar Man
Sweet Virginia
The Tribes of Palos Verdes

December 2
Nightflyers: Season 1
Team Kaylie: Part 2 (Netflix Family)
December 3
Especial de Natal Porta dos Fundos: A Primeira Tentação de Cristo (Netflix Film)
Tiffany Haddish: Black Mitzvah (Netflix Original Special)
War on Everyone

December 4
The Last O.G.: Season 2
Let’s Dance (Netflix Film)
Los Briceño (Netflix Original Series)
Magic for Humans: Season 2 (Netflix Original Series)

December 5
Apache: La vida de Carlos Tevez (Netflix Original Series)
A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby (Netflix Film)
Greenleaf: Season 4
Home for Christmas (Netflix Original Series)
V Wars (Netflix Original Series)

December 6
Astronomy Club: The Sketch Show (Netflix Original Series)
The Chosen One: Season 2 (Netflix Original Series)
The Confession Killer (Netflix Documentary)
Fuller House: Season 5 (Netflix Original Series)
Glow Up (Netflix Original Series)
Marriage Story (Netflix Film)
Spirit Riding Free: The Spirit of Christmas (Netflix Family)
Teasing Master Takagi-san: Season 2 (Netflix Anime)
Three Days of Christmas (Netflix Original Series)
Triad Princess (Netflix Original Series)
Virgin River (Netflix Original Series)

December 8
From Paris with Love

December 9
A Family Reunion Christmas (Netflix Family)
It Comes at Night

December 10
Michelle Wolf: Joke Show (Netflix Original Special)
Outlander: Season 3

December 11
The Sky Is Pink

December 12
Especial de Natal Porta dos Fundos (Netflix Film)
Jack Whitehall: Christmas with My Father (Netflix Original Special)

December 13
6 Underground (Netflix Film)

December 15
A Family Man
Dil Dhadakne Do
Karthik Calling Karthik

December 16
Burlesque
The Danish Girl
The Magicians: Season 4

December 17
Ronny Chieng: Asian Comedian Destroys America! (Netflix Original Special)

December 18
Don’t F**k With Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer (Netflix Documentary)
Soundtrack (Netflix Original Series)

December 19
After The Raid (Netflix Documentary)
Ultraviolet: Season 2 (Netflix Original Series)
Twice Upon a Time (Netflix Original Series)

December 20
The Two Popes (Netflix Film)
The Witcher (Netflix Original Series)

December 22
Private Practice: Season 1-6

December 23
Transformers Rescue Bots Academy: Season 1

December 24
Carole & Tuesday: Part 2 (Netflix Anime)
Como caído del cielo (Netflix Film)
Crash Landing on You (Netflix Original Series)
John Mulaney & The Sack Lunch Bunch (Netflix Original Special)
Lost in Space: Season 2 (Netflix Original Series)
Terrace House: Tokyo 2019-2020: Part 2 (Netflix Original Series)

December 25
Sweetheart

December 26
The App (Netflix Film)
Le Bazar de la Charité (Netflix Original Series)
Fast & Furious Spy Racers (Netflix Family)
You: Season 2 (Netflix Original Series)

December 27
The Gift (Netflix Original Series)
Kevin Hart: Don’t F**k This Up (Netflix Documentary)
The Secret Life of Pets 2

December 28
Hot Gimmick: Girl Meets Boy (Netflix Film)
December 29
Lawless

December 30
Alexa & Katie: Season 3 (Netflix Family)
The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.: Reawakened (Netflix Anime)

December 31
The Degenerates: Season 2 (Netflix Original Series)
Die Another Day
GoldenEye
Heartbreakers
The Neighbor (Netflix Original Series)
Red Dawn
Tomorrow Never Dies
The World Is Not Enough
Yanxi Palace: Princess Adventures (Netflix Original Series)

Paramount Releasing ’13 Hours’ in 4K UHD June 11

Paramount Home Media Distribution will release director Michael Bay’s 2016 docudrama 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray and digital June 11.

Starring John Krasinski, James Badge Dale and Pablo Schreiber, 13 Hours recounts the story of the unite of elite ex-military operators who fought to protect a CIA compound in Libya from a terrorist attack in 2012.

The two-disc UHD Blu-ray includes more than an hour of behind-the-scenes bonus material.