New on Amazon Prime Video in May 2022: Everything streaming

What’s new on Amazon Prime Video in May? The streaming service will premiere new original movies and shows including a new season of survival mystery The Wilds, the return of classic sketch comedy The Kids in the Hall, and an enigmatic sci-fi miniseries starring Sissy Spacek and JK Simmons.

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Read on for a full list of new titles launching throughout May, as well as everything new on Freevee, Amazon’s free, ad-supported streamer, formerly known as IMDb TV.

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Amazon’s original series The Wilds ended its first season on an explosive note, with major revelations adding plenty of suspense. The new season sees a group of teen boys stranded as a new part of the ongoing experiment, with the heroes of last season continuing to fight for survival. If you were a fan of season one of The Wilds, you won’t want to miss season 2, new on Amazon Prime Video this month.


Bosch: Legacy, season 1 (May 6)

Everyone’s favorite LA TV cop is back! Bosch has retired from the LAPD in this reunion series, streaming on Freevee. Now, he works as a PI, collaborating with one-time rival attorney Money Chandler. Meanwhile, his daughter embarks on her own career journey with the LAPD, managing the politics of being a legacy cop while policing in America comes under unprecedented scrutiny.


The Kids in the Hall, season 1 (May 13)

Another legacy series, Canadian comedy troupe The Kids in the Hall, are getting a brand new series at Amazon. Mixing fan-favorite characters from their iconic 1989 sketch comedy series with brand new material, Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, Mark McKinney, and Scott Thompson return with their signature wit and absurd sensibilities.


Night Sky (May 20)

Academy Award winners Sissy Spacek and JK Simmons lead this genre-bending miniseries, new on Amazon Prime Video in May. Many years ago, a couple discovered a portal on their land leading to a mysterious desert planet. They’ve kept their discovery secret all these years, but when a stranger appears, they have to face new realizations about the planet and its portal.


Everything new on Amazon Prime Video in May

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May 1

  • Blue’s Clues, season 1
  • A Quiet Place Part II
  • Rumble
  • Clifford the Big Red Dog
  • Snake Eyes: GI Joe Origins
  • Wrath of Man
  • Independence Day
  • Tombstone
  • Open Range
  • Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story
  • The Guardian
  • Office Space
  • Enemy of the State
  • Pearl harbor
  • Fat Albert
  • Lucky Number Slevin
  • The Angriest Man in Brooklyn
  • Tangerine
  • Europa Report
  • Blackfish
  • Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure
  • Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey
  • Fargo
  • Valley Girl
  • The Rage: Carrie 2
  • Platoon
  • The Woods
  • Bad Influence
  • Taken
  • Dude, Where’s My Car?
  • Hitman
  • Red Tails
  • Sideways
  • Tooth Fairy 2
  • Courage Under Fire
  • The Namesake
  • Crank
  • Mamma Mia!
  • Shrek
  • Shrek 2
  • Battleship
  • Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins
  • Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood
  • Field of Dreams
  • Road to Perdition
  • Eye for an Eye
  • Zero Dark Thirty
  • A League of Their Own
  • The Ugly Truth

May 6

  • The Wilds, season 2 (Amazon original)
  • The Unsolved Murder of Beverly Lynn Smith, season 1 (Amazon original)

May 13

  • The Kids in the Hall, season 1 (Amazon original)

May 18

  • Lovestruck High (Amazon original)

May 19

  • Bang Bang Baby, season 1, part 2 (Amazon original)

May 20

  • Night Sky (Amazon original)
  • LOL: Si te ries, pierdes (Amazon original)

May 27

  • Emergency
  • Kick Like Tayla

Everything new on Freevee in May

May 1

  • A Beautiful Mind
  • A Few Good Men
  • A Perfect Getaway
  • Analyze This
  • Baby Mama
  • Black Swan
  • Blue Valentine
  • Boonie Bears: The Big Shrink
  • Bride Wars
  • Call Me by Your Name
  • Chappie
  • Crazy Heart
  • Dazed and Confused
  • Deja Vu
  • Evan Almighty
  • Eve’s Bayou
  • Funny People
  • Galaxy Quest
  • Gone Girl
  • Gulliver’s Travels
  • Hannah
  • Harold & Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay
  • Hitman: Agent 47
  • Hulk
  • In Bruges
  • Kingdom of Heaven
  • Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return
  • Linsanity
  • London Fields
  • Now You See Me
  • Punch-Drunk Love
  • Safe House
  • The Adjustment Bureau
  • The Book of Life
  • The Good Shepherd
  • The Hunt
  • The Iron Giant
  • The Librarian III: The Curse of the Judas Chalice
  • The Librarian: Quest for the Spear
  • The Librarian: Return to King Solomon’s Mines
  • The Manchurian Candidate
  • The Pursuit of Happyness
  • The Waterboy
  • The Whole Truth
  • Tower Heist
  • What’s Your Number?
  • Year One
  • Your Highness

May 2

May 6

  • Bosch: Legacy, season 1 (Freevee original)

May 8

May 20

  • Troppo, season 1 (Freevee original)

May 23


That’s everything new coming to Amazon Prime Video in May 2022. We’ll be back in June with a new update and streaming guide.

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