Amazon Prime Video: What's New And Noteworthy In January 2018 - TV Show, Movies, Anime

Check out our complete list of all the new movies and TV shows that you'll be able to stream with a membership next month.


2018 is here, and January is bringing with a variety of new content to streaming services. Amazon has announced all of the movies and TV shows coming to Prime Video this month--and there is some great content coming to kick off the New Year. [Update: Due to the shutdown of Anime Strike, Amazon Prime Video is also now home to some of its anime content.]

The 10th season of the BBC's sci-fi show Doctor Who arrived on January 1, along with Darren Aronofsky's chilling drama Requiem for a Dream. Also now out is Sam Mendes' Oscar-nominated (and very sad) movie Revolutionary Road and David Fincher's thriller Zodiac. Quentin Tarantino's first movie, Reservoir Dogs, also came to Amazon Prime on January 1.

Coming on January 12 is the first season of the Amazon Original show Electric Dreams, which stars Bryan Cranston, Anna Paquin, Timothy Spall, and Steve Buscemi. At the end of the month, you'll be able to see the new 2017 entry in Vin Diesel's xXx franchise, The Return of Xander Cage. You can see Amazon Prime's full lineup below, as rounded up and compiled by GameSpot sister site CNET.

New to Amazon Prime, January 2018

January 1

  • The 2018 Rose Parade Hosted by Cord & Tish (Amazon original)
  • All is Lost
  • American Ninja
  • Assassination
  • Avenging Force
  • Babel
  • Baby Mama's Club
  • Black Rain
  • Brothers
  • Burning Blue
  • But I'm a Cheerleader
  • Capote
  • Coming Soon
  • Cool World
  • Cross Bronx
  • Dangerous Curves
  • Drop Dead Sexy
  • Doctor Who, season 10
  • Evolution
  • Flawless
  • Freedom Writers
  • Hamlet
  • Highway
  • Horsemen
  • Hustle & Flow
  • Invaders from Mars
  • Love and Death
  • Love Story
  • Murphy's Law
  • Platoon Leader
  • Pretty Bird
  • Primitive
  • Requiem for a Dream
  • Reservoir Dogs
  • Revenge of the Ninja
  • Revolutionary Road
  • Richard the Lionheart
  • Show of Force
  • Six Degrees of Separation
  • Step Into Liquid
  • Street Smart
  • The Perfect Weapon
  • The Presidio
  • The Wraith
  • Thelma & Louise
  • Uncommon Valor
  • Words and Pictures
  • Zodiac

January 5

  • The Devil's Double

January 6

  • Grimm, season 6

January 7

  • A Ghost Story

January 9

  • Prime Suspect: Tennison, season 1

January 12

  • Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams, season 1 (Amazon original)

January 16

  • My Mother & Other Strangers

January 17

  • The Midwife

January 19

  • Just Add Magic, season 2 (Amazon original)

January 30

  • Grantchester, season 3
  • Remember Me

January 31

  • xXx: The Return of Xander Cage

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