New Movies, TV on Amazon in February: 'Chi-Raq,' 'Amy,' 'The Americans' Season 3

8:56 PM 2/4/2016

by Hilary Lewis

Amazon Prime will also debut its original docuseries 'The New Yorker Presents' later this month with 'Lost in Translation,' 'Men in Black,' Michael Keaton's 'Batman' and past seasons of HBO's 'Girls' and 'The Newsroom' rounding out the streaming selection.

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Amazon Studios' first film, Spike Lee's Chi-Raq, will finally be available for streaming by Amazon Prime subscribers on Feb. 5, just two months after the film's theatrical release. Other movies streaming for Prime subscribers this month include best documentary Oscar nominee Amy, Lost in TranslationThe Fifth Element, Men in Black, Talladega Nights and 1989's Batman, starring Michael Keaton as the Caped Crusader.

On the TV side, Amazon will debut its original docuseries, The New Yorker Presents, produced by Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker Alex Gibney and Conde Nast Entertainment, on Feb. 16. The show will feature scripted narrative and documentary segments based on the magazine's pieces as well as comedy, poetry, animation and cartoons.

Those who are behind on FX's The Americans and HBO's Girls and The Newsroom can catch up on all three series later this month, when past seasons begin streaming on Amazon Prime.

Movies and TV shows becoming available via Amazon Instant Video in February include Steve Jobs, Truth, The People vs. O.J. Simpson, The Walking Dead and Better Call Saul, with new episodes of the latter three becoming available on Amazon the day after they air on TV.

Read on for the full list of movies and TV shows coming to Amazon in February.

  • Feb. 1

    Courtesy of Photofest

    A Better Life (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Amy (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Batman (1989) (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Deliver Us from Evil (2014) (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    The Fifth Element (1997) (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    The Fury (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    How To Steal A Million (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    The Karate Kid (1984) (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Kings of Summer (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Like Sunday, Like Rain (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Lost in Translation (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Men In Black (1997) (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Night Watch (2004) (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Nintendo Quest (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    To Be Or Not To Be (1983) (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    The Truth About Emanuel (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Twelve O'Clock High (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Waking Ned Devine (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)

  • Feb. 2-4

    Feb. 2
    Adaline (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    The Identity Theft Of Mitch Mustain (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Myanmar: Bridges to Change (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Poldark season 1 (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Steve Jobs (available for purchase on Amazon Instant Video)
    Truth (available for purchase on Amazon Instant Video)

    Feb. 3
    The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story season 1 (episodes available for purchase on Amazon Instant Video the day after they air on TV)

    Feb. 4
    Talladega Nights: The Ballad Of Ricky Bobby (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)

  • Feb. 5-9

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    Feb. 5
    Chi-Raq (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Fire City: End of Days (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Ouija Exorcism (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)

    Feb. 9
    Grandma (available for purchase on Amazon Instant Video)
    The Leftovers season 2 (available for purchase on Amazon Instant Video)

  • Feb. 11-15

    FX

    Feb. 11
    Girls season 2 (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)

    Feb. 15
    The Americans season 3 (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    The Newsroom season 3 (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Solomon Kane (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    The Walking Dead season 6, second half (episodes available for purchase on Amazon Instant Video the day after they air on TV)

  • Feb. 16-29

    Courtesy of Sundance Institute

    Feb. 16
    Better Call Saul season 2 (episodes available for purchase on Amazon Instant Video the day after they air on TV)
    The New Yorker Presents season 1 (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)
    Thomas & Friends: Start Your Engines (available for purchase on Amazon Instant Video)

    Feb. 21
    Love & Friendship (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)

    Feb. 24
    Digging for Fire (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)

    Feb. 29
    Inequality for All (available for streaming on Amazon Prime Instant Video)

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