This month on Amazon Prime Video UK sees the final three episodes of Neil Gaiman fantasy drama American Gods arrive, along with the first three episodes of new comic book animated series Invincible, adapted from the books by The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman (it’s three of those up-front on the 26th, and then one a week for the five weeks after that).
Movies-wise, there’s the sequel to John Landis’ 1988 comedy Coming To America, which follows the story of Eddie Murphy’s Prince Akeem as he’s drawn back to the US ahead of taking on Zamunda’s throne. Also, in his most anticipated role since he put on a beanie for those Kia car ads, Robert de Niro plays a granddad fighting with his young grandson over the use of a bedroom in The War With Grandpa.
Also – tennis, and a collection of existing movies including the very good Call Me By Your Name, which lands on the 26th. We’ll update this guide as new release dates are confirmed and changes are made.
American Gods Season 3, new episodes Sundays
Neil Gaiman fantasy adaptation starring Ricky Whittle, Ian McShane and Emily Browning
This Is Us Season 5, new episodes Thursdays
US family melodrama following the Pearson family
Invincible, new episodes Fridays from March 26th
Eight-part animated series from Robert Kirkman, the comic book creator of The Walking Dead
Coming 2 America – Friday March 5th
Eddie Murphy-starring sequel to the 1988 John Landis comedy
The War With Grandpa – Friday March 19th
Robert de Niro in another baffling family comedy role
Made In Italy – Friday March 26th
Liam Neeson-starring comedy-drama about an artist who restores an Italian villa with his estranged son following a death in the family
The Breakfast Club (1985)
Ghostbusters II (1989)
The Hooligan Factory (2014)
The Witches (1990)
The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)
Hall Pass (2011)
The Mule (2018)
Magic Mike XXL (2015)
Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
Life in a Year (2020)
The Lucky One (2012)
Babe: Pig in the City (1998)
Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
Get Hard (2015)
Batteries Not Included (1987)
How To Be Single (2016)
The Notebook (2004)
Call Me By Your Name (2017)
Chick Fight (2020)
The Bounty Hunter (2010)
ATP – Qatar Total Open – 1st to 8th March
ATP – ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament – 1st to 7th March
WTA – Dubai Tennis Championship – 8th to 14th March
ATP – Abierto Mexicano Telcel – 15th to 22nd March
WTA – St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy – 15th to 21st March
WTA – Miami Open – 22nd March to 4th April
ATP – Miami Open – 24th March to 4th April
Coming to Amazon Prime Video UK in April & May 2021
The Mauritanian – 1st April
A Kevin Macdonald-directed thriller starring Jodie Foster, Benedict Cumberbatch and Shailene Woodley.
The Underground Railroad – May 14th
An alternative history drama adapted by Moonlight‘s Barry Jenkins from Colson Whitehead’s acclaimed novel.
Sir Alex Ferguson: Never Give In – May 29th
A documentary exploring the football manager’s eventful career.