What’s new on Amazon Prime Video (May 2018)
Editor's Pick

So what’s new on Amazon Prime Video this month? Quite a lot! Amazon’s movie and TV lineup for May includes a number of interesting additions. The most striking additions are perfect for fans of nineteenth-century literature adaptations. If that’s your groove, I’ve created a section below just for you.

If you get through the dozens of hours of classics, you can also check out the entire Rocky series, or the other notable additions including The Crow, The Hurt Locker, a number of James Bond titles, Frailty, Insomnia, and season five of Orphan Black.

Nineteenth-century lit adaptations

new on Amazon Prime

Sense and Sensibility, BBC

Here’s a look at some of the literary adaptions that are new on Amazon Prime this month:

  • Bleak House (limited series)
  • Daniel Deronda (limited series)
  • David Copperfield (limited series)
  • Jane Eyre (limited series)
  • Ivanhoe (limited series)
  • Little Dorrit (limited series)
  • Lorna Doone (limited series)
  • Mansfield Park (limited series)
  • Martin Chuzzlewit (limited series)
  • Middlemarch (limited series)
  • The Moonstone (limited series)
  • Oliver Twist (limited series)
  • Our Mutual Friend (limited series)
  • The Pickwick Papers (limited series)
  • Pride and Prejudice (limited series)
  • Sense and Sensibility (limited series)
  • Tess of the D’Urbervilles (limited series)
  • The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (limited series)
  • The Way We Live Now (limited series)
  • Vanity Fair (limited series)

Of course that’s just a small part of what’s new on Amazon Prime this month. Here’s the full list:

May 1

new on Amazon Prime

Rocky

  • 3 Ways to Get a Husband (2009)
  • 40 Days and 40 Nights (2002)
  • A Very Brady Sequel (1996)
  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
  • Aristocrats (limited series)
  • Baby Boom (1987)
  • Back to School (1986)
  • Banished (limited series)
  • Barefoot (2014)
  • Bull Durham (1988)
  • Charles II: The Power and The Passion (limited series)
  • Desperate Romantics (limited series)
  • Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
  • Dr. No (1962)
  • Eight Men Out (1988)
  • Elizabethtown (2005)
  • Foxfire (1996)
  • Frailty (2001)
  • From Russia with Love (1964)
  • Gator (1976)
  • Goldfinger (1964)
  • The Hangman (1959)
  • Hot Boyz (2000)
  • Immigration Tango (2011)
  • Insomnia (2002)
  • Iron Eagle IV: On the Attack (1999)
  • Kalifornia (1993)
  • Life in Squares (limited series)
  • Live and Let Die (1973)
  • Love in A Cold Climate (limited series)
  • Love Is A Gun (1994)
  • Manhunter (1986)
  • Men with Brooms (2002)
  • Never Say Never Again (1983)
  • New Rose Hotel (1999)
  • Ninja Masters (2009)
  • Octopussy (1983)
  • Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown (1977)
  • Rocky (1976)
  • Rocky II (1979)
  • Rocky III (1982)
  • Rocky IV (1985)
  • Rocky V (1990)
  • School Ties (1992)
  • Set Up (2011)
  • Sinbad (limited series)
  • Starting Out in the Evening (2007)
  • Strategic Air Command (1955)
  • The Benchwarmers (2006)
  • The Box (2007)
  • The Brady Bunch Movie (1995)
  • The Buccaneers (limited series)
  • The Counterfeit Traitor (1962)
  • The Crow (1994)
  • The Golden Compass (2007)
  • The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (limited series)
  • The House I Live In (2013)
  • The Hurt Locker (2008)
  • The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000)
  • The Lost World (limited series)
  • The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)
  • The Office (limited series)
  • The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
  • Thief (1981)
  • Thunderball (1965)
  • Tom Jones (Season Limited Series)
  • Untamed Heart (1993)
  • You Only Live Twice (1967)

May 4

  • Last Flag Flying (2017)

May 5

  • Diablo Guardian (season one)
  • Warrior (2011)

May 11

  • Rocky & Bullwinkle (season one)

May 12

new on Amazon Prime

Baywatch

  • Baywatch (2017)
  • Orphan Black (season five)
  • Still Mine (2012)

May 15

  • How to Be a Latin Lover (2017)

May 18

  • You Are Wanted (season two)

May 19

  • Beatriz at Dinner (2017)
  • Shooters (2003)

May 22

  • Dino Dana (season 22)

May 23

  • Beast of Burden (2018)

May 25

new on Amazon Prime

Picnic at Hanging Rock

  • Picnic at Hanging Rock (season one)

May 27

  • Just Getting Started (2017)
  • The Wedding Plan (2016)

May 29

  • Howards End (Season 1)

So that’s it for what’s new on Amazon Prime this month. Anything in particular you are looking forward to? Let us know in the comments!

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