After a long and tiring day at work, don’t you just love the feeling of going home to just reset? Whether you’re alone or with the family, the ever-loving couch will always be by your side. Make some popcorn, order a pizza, grab the remote, sit back, and relax because today, we will be giving you the best shows and movies to watch on Amazon Prime this month (May 2022).

Best Shows to Watch on Amazon Prime in May 2022

The Boys (Season 1 and 2)

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Eric Kripke’s The Boys will be airing its third season just a few days from now. This superhero satire flic definitely needs a re-watch before you get to see the might of Soldier Boy (Jensen Ackles) on June 3, 2022. By that, you need to review everything about Butcher’s boys and how they are fairing against Homelander and the unstoppable “supe” factory, Vought.

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

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During the late ’50s, Miriam “Midge” Maisel seemed to have had it all – a loving husband, two wonderful kids, and a fantastic life in upstate New York. But then, her life starts to fall apart after calling it quits with her husband. She was lost for a while, but then she discovered a talent she never knew before – stand-up comedy. Follow her as she takes on an adventure away from the comfort of New York and into an unexpected journey as a comedian.

This Amazon Prime original series has been going on since 2017 but it still holds up until today. If you’re looking for a great laugh and an unexpected inspiration, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is perfect for you!

The Wilds: Season 2

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A mix of drama, thrill, and intense survival, the second season of The Wilds is now out on Amazon Prime. The Wilds: Season 2 was just released earlier this month (May 5).

The Wilds is about a group of teenagers who get stranded on a remote island after a “staged” plane crash. Follow a group of different people from different walks of life who takes on a thrilling survival adventure on this island who do not know they are just part of a messed up social experiment. If you’re a fan of shows like Lost, I-Land, and The 100, then The Wilds is a perfect fit for thrill-seeking watchers just like you. Additionally, The Wilds is one of the top 10 best original shows to watch on Amazon Prime Video today.


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Looking for a Saturday night movie? Amazon Prime just dropped their new original movie, Emergency. This film is a perfect combination of comedy, thriller, suspense, satire, and many more.

After discovering an unconscious girl in their dorm room, three young guys are torn about whether to call 911, leave the girl alone, or bring her to the hospital. The movie will take you on a roller coaster of emotions every single time. Beware, this is not just a college flic, there’s more to this movie than you can ever imagine.

Release date: May 20, 2022

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Night Sky: Season 1

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An old couple (named Irene and Franklin York) in an outback property has always been living peacefully and quietly. It was until a mysterious man appeared from nowhere that changed everything. Little Irene (Sissy Spacek) knows, that her husband has been hiding something from her – a chamber that happens to be a portal to a deserted planet. Irene and Franklin (J.K. Simmons) will have to trust each other to find life’s greatest mysteries as they discover that we are not alone. With two award-winning actors taking the lead in this series, it’s hard for it to miss.

Release date: May 20, 2022

The Unsolved Murder of Beverly Lynn Smith: Season 1

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“True crime documentaries are the worst” – said NO ONE ever.

Documentaries about murders are often thrilling and fun to watch. The Amazon original documentary, The Unsolved Murder of Beverly Lynn Smith is not any different. Follow the documented investigation, interviews, and discoveries about the alleged murder of the 22-year-old Canadian, Beverly Lynn Smith.

Release date: May 6, 2022

Other shows/movies released in May 2022 that might interest you:

  • The Pursuit of Happyness (2006) – Starring Will Smith and Jaden Smith
  • The Manchurian Candidate (2004) – Starring Denzel Washington, Meryl Streep, and Liev Schreiber
  • The Iron Giant (1999) – A classic Disney animated film
  • Taken (2008) – Starring Liam Neeson
  • Shrek and Shrek 2 – Starring Mike Myers, Eddy Murphy, and Cameron Diaz
  • Road to Perdition (2002) – Starring Tom Hanks, Paul Newman, and Jude Law
  • Pearl Harbor (2001) – Starring Ben Affleck, Josh Hartnett, and Kate Beckinsale
  • Harold and Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008) – Starring Kal Penn and John Cho
  • Deja Vu (2006) – Starring Denzel Washington and Val Kilmer
  • Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989) – Starring Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter
  • A Beautiful Mind (2001) – Starring Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, and Paul Bettany

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