15 Facts About What's Streaming In May On Prime Video

This is what our Amazon overlord is giving us to gobble up this month.
15 Facts About What's Streaming In May On Prime Video

Ever wonder why Amazon went with “Prime” for their services? Do you think Jeff Bezos is a big Transformers fan and just liked Optimus Prime so much that he wanted to infuse a small piece of that fandom into his ever-growing empire? These are the questions that tend to come to mind when you run out of things to watch on streaming services.

Fortunately, we don’t have to pontificate on such things for much longer, as Prime Video has added some high-quality films and TV shows for our mind-mouths to gobble up like the pop culture piggies we all are. We have some early aughts casual favorites like Shrek, Crank, and Dude, Where’s My Car? along with some ’90s classics like Tombstone and A League of Their Own thrown in for good measure. There’s some fresh stuff available, too. Read on to see what’s being added to the queue for this month.

Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure

May on prime video Bill & Ted's Excellent May 1 Adventure Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter auditioned for both lead roles... for over 7 hours. The final round of auditions was a grueling process that included a revolving door of potential actors. CRACKED.COM

Source: The Wrap

Independence Day

May on prime video May 1 Independence Day The aliens are slathered in K-Y Jelly to boost the gross factor. The hot lights and Vegas temperatures caused the jelly to dry up, forcing poor production assistants to reapply the goo between takes. CRACKED.COM

Source: People

Field of Dreams

May on prime video May 1 Field of Dreams The movie was originally titled Shoeless Joe (the same as the original book), after baseball player Shoeless Joe Jackson. The title was changed after test audiences said it sounded like a movie about a hobo. CRACKED.COM

Source: UPROXX

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