New on Amazon Prime Video in July 2017: the best movies and TV shows coming soon

New original drama series The Last Tycoon joins big movie releases Inception and I, Daniel Blake this month on Amazon's on demand video service


Amazon Prime Video launches its summer season with brand new original drama series The Last Tycoon. The adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald’s novel joins a number of big hitting movie releases hitting the streaming service in July including Inception and Ken Loach’s award-winning I, Daniel Blake.


Check out the best new movies and TV shows arriving on Amazon Prime Video in July – and if you want more, why not see what Netflix has to offer this month too?

1 July

Arrow The complete fourth season hits Amazon Prime Video for the first time – before you could only rent or buy it, but now there are four whole seasons available to stream.

5 July

Inception Christopher Nolan’s mind trip, to put it mildly, bears repeat viewing. Now you can stream to your heart’s desire (but we still can’t guarantee you’ll have worked it all out by the end).

Interview with a Vampire If The Mummy left you cold, remind yourself of what Tom Cruise is really capable of with this classic 90s horror fantasy

The Hangover: Part II From Las Vegas to Bangkok – yep, stag dos are getting out of hand…

V for Vendetta The revolution will be on demand – Natalie Portman and Hugo Weaving star in this 2011 graphic novel adaptation.

6 July

The Bourne Identity The original bareknuckle thriller that spawned a huge movie franchise – Matt Damon is brilliant as the amnesiac CIA assassin.

7 July

The Girl on the Train Emily Blunt keeps this bestselling book adaptation firmly on the rails.

12 July

Invictus Matt Damon’s getting a good run-out on Amazon this month – here he stars as South African rugby captain François Pienaar, who leads his country in a home Rugby World Cup following the dismantling of apartheid.

The Island Ewan McGregor and Scarlett Johansson star in the dystopian sci-fi thriller from Michael Bay

Where the Wild Things Are The beautifully ambitious adaptation of the children’s picture book mixes stylish CGI with live action and costume work. There’s also an enviably strong voice actor cast, from James Gandolfini to Paul Dano and Forest Whitaker.

19 July

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Tim Burton’s take on Roald Dahl stars Johnny Depp as Willy Wonka and Freddie Highmore as Charlie Bucket

Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Back where it all began for Peter Jackson’s epic retelling of JRR Tolkien’s work

21 July

I, Daniel Blake Ken Loach’s award-winning, eviscerating benefits drama arrives early on Amazon Prime Video

26 July

Due Date Robert Downey Jr and Zach Galifianakis star in Hangover director Todd Phillips’ comedy road trip

28 July

The Last Tycoon An adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald’s final work, Amazon’s lush new period drama stars White Collar’s Matt Bomer and Frasier’s Kelsey Grammer. The pilot is already available to watch for free, with the whole first season landing on 28th July.

Want more? Check out the best movies and TV shows released on Netflix in July