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What’s New on Amazon Prime: March 2016

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At the beginning of (and during) every month, Amazon Prime and Amazon Video add new movies and TV shows to their libraries. We figure you might want to know about them. For more comprehensive coverage of the best titles available on Amazon and elsewhere, check out Vulture’s What to Stream Now hub, which is updated throughout the month.

Look at that subtle off-white coloring: American Psycho (2000)

Christian Bale’s Patrick Bateman covers up his taste for murder with a (somewhat) respectable job on Wall Street. Based on Bret Easton Ellis’s novel, Mary Harron’s film comes with its share of quotable dialogue and brutality covered by the sheen yuppie excess. It’s also fun to compare to The Big Short, a more recent Bale offering, in which the bankers are the monsters in and of themselves.
Available March 1.

Back to the classics: The Blue Angel (1930) and The Seven Year Itch (1955)

Amazon has acquired a slew of classic films this March. Two suggestions: The Blue Angel, which launched the career of the great Marlene Dietrich; and The Seven Year Itch, which gave the world the iconic image of Marilyn Monroe in that white dress.
Available March 1.

Who you gonna call? Ghostbusters (1984)

Before Paul Feig’s new take on Ghostbusters comes out this summer, look back on the Bill Murray–led original. You may have memorized all the quotes, drank the Ecto Cooler, and had nightmares about the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man as a kid, but now you can go back to relive the schlocky ‘80s glory of it all.
Available March 1

Consider the profiler: The End of the Tour (2015)

James Ponsoldt (The Spectacular Now) takes on a snippet of the life of David Foster Wallace in this miniature biopic, which is based on David Lipsky’s book about his time spent interviewing the novelist on book tour. Jason Segel more than proves his dramatic chops as a tortured genius, while Jesse Eisenberg plays a version of a sycophantic, intrusive reporter that will make you cringe every time you pick up a magazine profile from now on.
Available March 3.

Clone club: Orphan Black (Season 3)

In the third season of BBC America’s clonetastic thriller, Tatiana Maslany faces off against Tatiana Maslany, teams up with Tatiana Maslany, and even betrays Tatiana Maslany. It works, because she can make each iteration of herself unique, and because Orphan Black doesn’t take itself too seriously. This is a pulpy adventure story, and one of TV’s funniest genre programs, especially when Alison Hendrix (Tatiana Maslany) is onscreen.
Available March 27.


Louie (Season 5) (March 4)
Bosch (Season 2) (March 11)
Arthur & George (Season 1) (March 20)
Orphan Black
(Season 3) (March 27)


Available March 1
Affair In Havana (1957)
American Psycho (2000)
American Psycho 2 (2002)
Angelique Et Le Sultan (1968) (English Subtitled)
Attila, Il Flagello Di Dio (1982) (English Subtitled)
Black Magic (1949)
The Blue Angel (1930) (Kino Restored Edition) (English Subtitled)
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920)
The Courage Of Black Beauty (1957)
Days Of Sin (1963)
The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)
For Better, For Worse (2011)
Ghostbusters (1984)
Ghostbusters II (1989)
I, Mobster (1959)
I’ve Gotta Horse (1966)
The Golden Stallion (1949)
The Gunfighter (1950)
Josephine and Men (1955)
Land Before Time II: The Great Valley Adventure (1994)
Love Play (1961)
The March Hare (1956)
Now and Forever (1956)
Raw Deal (1948)
The Rules Of Attraction (2002)
The Seven Year Itch (1955)
The Story Of Ruth (1960)
Tempest (1928)
Wicked Lady (1945)

Available later in March  
The End of the Tour (2015) (March 3)
Gattaca (1997) (March 3)
Marc Maron: More Later (2015) (March 3)
Hans Crippleton: Talk to the Hans (2014) (March 4)
Deet N Bax Save Th’ World (2015) (March 5)
Regression (2015) (March 5)
Seven Wonders of Brazil (2014) (March 7)
Earth: The Inside Story (2014) (March 12)
Prevertere (2012) (March 15)
Beyond the Reach (2014) (March 20)
Mojave (2016) (March 22)
71 (2014) (March 27)
A Single Shot (2013) (March 28)


Misfit Garage (Season 3) (March 1)*
Mail Order Moms (Season 1) (March 1)*
What History Forgot (Season 2) (March 2)*
House of Horrors: Kidnapped (Season 3) (March 4)*
Motives & Murders: Cracking the Case (Season 4) (March 4)*
Say Yes to the Dress (Season 14) (March 5)*
Paranormal Lockdown (Season 1) (March 5)*
Naked and Afraid
(Season 6) (March 7)*
Return to Amish
(Season 5) (March 7)*
My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding
(Season 5)(March 7)*
On The Case With Paula Zahn
(Season 13)(March 7)*
Legendary Motorcars
(Season 3) (March 9)*
Bering Sea Gold
(Season 6) (March 10)*
Raised Human
(Season 1) (March 13)*
Deadly Demands
(Season 1) (March 15)*
Death Row
(Season 1) (March 15)
Gold Rush - The Discovery of America
(Season 1) (March 15)
Little People, Big World
(Season 15)(March 16)*
The Willis Family
(Season 2)(March 16)
(Season 5B)(March 16)*
Yukon Men (Season 6)(March 19)*
Boston EMS (Season 1)(March 19)*
Legend (Season 1)(March 22)
Deadliest Catch (Season 12)(March 23)
How It’s Made (Season 20)(March 25)*

*Episodes available the day after they air on broadcast TV.

Alvin & The Chipmunks: Road Chip (2015)(March 4)
Monsters High: Great Scarrier Reef (2016)(March 8)
In the Heart of the Sea (2015)(March 15)
Brooklyn (2015)(March 15)
Concussion (2015)(March 15)
The Big Short (2015)(March 15)

For more details on the best film and television available online, consult Vulture’s What to Stream Now hub.

What’s New on Amazon Prime: March 2016