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Here’s what’s new on Amazon Prime Video in April

Amazon gives Prime Video subscribers a refreshing new selection of content for the beginning of spring, with interesting new originals, as well as new seasons of two critically acclaimed series.

Notable new content to check out on the popular streaming service this month includes the premiere season of American Playboy, which chronicles the life of Hugh Hefner andthe creation of the Playboy brand. The Handmaiden, a film about a young Korean pickpocket from acclaimed director Park Chan-wook (Oldboy), is also worth a watch.

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In addition to the totally new originals, fans of Emmy-nominated Amazon shows like cop drama Bosch and dark family comedy Catastrophe will be happy to see new seasons of those shows on their screens this April.

Beyond originals, Amazon bolsters its content with a good amount of quality films this month. Those worth watching include classic music film Almost Famous, slapstick comedy Tommy Boy, and the first two films in the Robocop series.

Those looking for something more serious may be interested in the Academy Award-winning drama There Will Be Blood, as well as In a World, a dark comedy about the world of voice acting that stars Lake Bell.

Following is the full list of titles coming to Amazon Prime Instant in April.

New in April



  • Tumble Leaf


  • American Playboy (Season 1)


  • Fortitude (Season 2)


  • Bosch (Season 3)
  • Thirteen (Season 1)
  • Thunderbirds are Go! (Season 3)


  • Catastrophe (Season 3)


  • Animal Kingdom (Season 1)



  • Almost Famous
  • Chaplin
  • Days of Thunder
  • Eddie Murphy: Raw
  • Election
  • Ella Enchanted
  • Kiss the Girls
  • Mulholland Falls
  • Robocop
  • Robocop 2
  • Saturday Night Fever
  • Searching for Bobby Fischer
  • Sliver
  • The Ghost and the Darkness
  • There Will Be Blood
  • Tommy Boy
  • What If


  • Hello, My Name Is Doris


  • The Last Exorcism
  • Precious Cargo


  • Barbershop: The Next Cut


  • In a World
  • The Perfect Match


  • The Handmaiden


  • The Love Witch


  • American Pastoral


  • American Honey

Did you miss the list of additions from last month? See below for a full list of what arrived in March

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