Amazon offers the first episode of Planet Earth II – ‘”Islands” – for free. Also available at iTunes. For comparison, each episode usually sells for around $5. Rated 3.5/5 stars.
From adorable pygmy sloths to huge living dragons, islands offer a refuge for the planet’s strangest creatures. But life on these isolated lands is full of unexpected challenges. Planet Earth II explores the unique characteristics of Earth’s most iconic habitats and the extraordinary ways animals survive within them. New technology has allowed individual stories to be captured in an unparalleled level of detail. From spellbinding wildlife spectacle to intimate encounters, Planet Earth II will take you closer than ever before.