What’s new in May on Netflix, Amazon Prime and HBO Now

By on April 29, 2016

Interested in what movies and television shows will be added to your favorite streaming service in May 2016? We’ve compiled an extensive list of everything coming and going on Netflix and HBO Now as well as what’s arriving on Amazon Instant Video. Original programming (produced by the streaming service) has been bolded in the lists below.


New on Netflix

May 1st

A Study in Sherlock
Ava’s Possessions
Bring It On
Bring It On: All or Nothing
Easy Living, seasons 1-3
El Crítico
FernGully 2: The Magical Rescue
Finger of God
Gary Gulman: It’s About Time
Great Expectations
I Am Road Comic
Jesus Town, USA
Just Friends
Kevin Hart Presents Keith Robinson: Back of The Bus Funny
Kevin Hart Presents Lil Rel: RELevent
Kevin Hart Presents: Plastic Cup Boyz
LoliRock, season 1
My Last Day Without You
Off the Map
Palm Trees in the Snow
Shark Lake
She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry
Sixteen Candles
Sugar Coated
The Nutty Professor
Things We Lost in the Fire
To Catch a Thief
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin’ Down a Dream
Who’s Driving Doug

May 2nd-10th

A Stand Up Guy
Ali Wong: Baby Cobra
Baby Daddy, season 5
Eisenstein in Guanajuato
Fourth Man Out
Grace and Frankie, season 2
Shanghai Knights
The Chosen Ones
The Keeping Room
The Replacements
Young & Hungry, season 3

May 11th-19th

A Girl Like Her
American Dad!, season 10
Benders, season 1
Bleeding Heart
Kindergarten Cop 2
Slasher, season 1
They Look Like People
We Are Still Here
Yo Soy la Salsa

May 20th-28th

Bloodline, season 2
Chef’s Table, season 2, part 1
David and Goliath
Graceland, season 3
Hell on Wheels, season 5
Lady Dynamite, season 1
Mako Mermaids, season 4
The Do-Over
The Last Man on the Moon
The Letters
The Ouija Experiment 2: Theatre of Death

Leaving Netflix

May 1st

Anna Karenina
Author! Author!
Beware of Mr. Baker
Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure
Broadway Idiot
Bus Stop
Holiday Engagement
Kiss of Death (1995)*
Mad Hot Ballroom
Mona Lisa Is Missing
Ralphie May: Austin-tatious
Terms And Conditions May Apply
That’s What I Am
The Animatrix
The Good Life
Truth or Die
Young & Handsome: An Evening with Jeff Garlin

May 2nd-14th

Cheerful Weather for the Wedding
Finding Normal
Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy?
JFK: A President Betrayed
JFK: The Smoking Gun
Slightly Single in L.A.
Stealing Harvard
Tears of the Sun
The Ladykillers (2004)
The Master of Disguise
The Score

May 15th-31st

A Pope For Everyone
Black Hawk Down
Blade Runner: Theatrical Cut
Bratz: BFF: Best Friends Forever
Escape from Tomorrow
In Her Skin
Peep World
Run & Jump
Search for the Great Sharks: IMAX
Stand Off
Struck by Lightning
The Greatest Places: IMAX
The Last Tycoon
The Quest, season 1
These Birds Walk
Tiger Eyes
Vanishing of the Bees


New on Amazon Prime Video

May 1st

3 Guys Named Mike
Airplane II: The Sequel
Benny and Joon
Best Seller (1987)
Bitter Moon
Chinese Box
Code 46
Coming Soon (1999)
Cry Of The Banshee
Diamonds Are Forever
Die Another Day
Dream A Little Dream
Election (1999)
Frankenstein (2004)
Ghost World
Hoodlum (1997)
Le Sauvage
Leaving Las Vegas
Live and Let Die
Meet John Doe
Meet Wally Sparks
Men with Brooms
Mr. Music
Mystery Team
Never Say Never Again
Nothing But The Night
Pretty Boy Floyd
Racing Scene
Rock and Roll Revue
Sex, Lies And Videotape
She’s Having a Baby
Slow Burn (2000)
Standing in the Shadows of Motown
Stranger Who Looks Like Me
The Bounty (1984)
The Criminal (1962)
The Heart of the Matter (1953)
The Living Daylights
The Man With the Golden Gun
The Mod Squad
The Red Violin
The Second Coming of Suzanne
The Spy Who Loved Me
The Story Of Gilbert and Sullivan
The Young In Heart
Vice Versa (1988)
When Harry Met Sally
You Only Live Twice


May 6th-16th

99 Homes
Creative Control
Hot Pursuit
Humans, season 1
Where Hope Grows

May 21st-29th

Age Of Adaline
Angry Boys, season 1
Banshee, season 2
Boardwalk Empire, season 4
Empire Falls, season 1
Hunted, season 1
Indian Summers, season 1
Life’s Too Short, season 1
Lucky Louie, season 1
Mr. Show With Bob and David, seasons 1-4
Stride Back, season 3
Tell Me You Love Me, season 1
Todd McFarlane’s Spawn, seasons 1-3
True Blood, season 6


New on HBO Now

May 1st

27 Dresses
Lost River
Mistress America
Mr. Show, seasons 1–4
Snakes on a Plane
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
The Good Shepherd
The Grapes of Wrath
The Insider
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
The Pianist

May 2nd-14th

Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah
Fantastic Four
HBO First Look: Neighbors 2
Jupiter Ascending

May 20th-30th

All the Way
Dios, Inc., season 1 premiere
El Hipnotizador , season 1 finale
HBO First Look: Now You See Me: The Second Act
The Intern

Leaving HBO Now

May 31st

10 Things I Hate About You
A Knight’s Tale
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
Brokeback Mountain
Cold Mountain
Less than Zero
Robocop 2
Robocop 3
Run All Night

About Mike Flacy

Editor-in-Chief for The CheckOut. During my free time, I love to write about pop culture, home theater, digital photography, social media, mobile technology and cool gadgets!

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