‘Occupation: Rainfall’ debuts on SVOD on Netflix in October 2021
The sequel to the 2018 film Occupation arrives on Netflix in the United States in October 2021, which will mark its SVOD debut. Title Occupation: Rain, the film will land on Netflix in the United States on October 9, 2021.
Written and directed by Luke Sparke, the Australian-born sci-fi film is the sequel to the 2018 film. This 2018 film, Occupation, was previously on Netflix but is no longer available. It joined Netflix in January 2019 before being deleted two years later in January 2021.
Among the cast in the sequel are Dan Ewing, Temuera Morrison, Daniel Gillies, and Lawrence Makoare. Ken Jeong, known for In blister, Community, Dr Ken and The hangover, is also notably in the film too.
The film is set after an alien invasion and is about a group of resistance fighters who discover a weapon that could possibly save them and the world.
Netflix US is the only region we are due to receive the movie in October 2021 right now, but both Netflix UK and Netflix Australia have received the first movie, so keep an eye on your local listings.
Netflix has listed the film in its upcoming US section and lists it as “Dystopian,” “Explosive,” and “Suspense.”
The film was first released at Monster Fest in October 2020 before securing an Australian theatrical release in January 2021. It also secured a home entertainment VOD release in June in the United States.
Precipitation: Occupation is not the only film to make its SVOD debut on Netflix in October 2021. Megan Fox’s summer thriller Until death Will also be released on Netflix in multiple regions after getting VOD and limited theatrical release earlier this year.
A sequel to this film is also on the way. Here’s how the upcoming film is presented with the current working title of Rain Chapter 2:
“Continuing on from the Rainfall occupation, Earth’s survivors must face the final onslaught of the alien invaders and band together to save the planet from impending destruction.”
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