The best new TV and films on Amazon Prime in February (plus everything else)

Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 10:06 am
Updated Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 10:07 am

February on Amazon Prime sees a number of major new series, including a behind-the-scenes look at Grand Prix racing, and a mysterious new crime-thriller.

Here are the best things coming next month:

Absentia

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What is it? This new crime thriller series tells the story of FBI agent Emily Byrne who, while hunting one of Boston's most notorious serial killers, disappears without a trace and is declared dead.

Six years later, she's found in a cabin in the woods, barely alive and with no memory of the years she was missing.

Returning home to learn that her husband has remarried and her son is being raised by another woman, she soon finds herself implicated in a new series of murders.

When can I see it? February 2

The Bold Type

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What is it? Inspired by the life of Joanna Coles, former Editor-in-Chief of fashion magazine Cosmopolitan, The Bold Type follows the hard working women of the fictional Scarlet magazine..

The rising generation of Scarlet women lean on one another as they find their own voices in a sea of intimidating leaders, exploring sexuality, identity, love and fashion.

When can I see it? February 9

GRAND PRIX Driver

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What is it? GRAND PRIX Driver goes inside the highly secretive world of Formula 1 by offering never-before-granted access to the inner workings of the McLaren team, one of the most successful teams in motor racing history.

After two tough years at the back of the grid, McLaren is hopeful that this is the year they will be back on the podium, promoting rookie driver Stoffel Vandoorne alongside two-time world champion Fernando Alonso to work towards this goal.

When can I see it? February 9

Mozart in the Jungle (Season 4)

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What is it? Gael García Bernal stars as Rodrigo – a character based on conductor Gustavo Dudamel – whose professional career is really taking off; playing high-profile gigs with ensembles and orchestras.

Four seasons in and this comedy-drama created by Roman Coppola and Jason Schwartzman is still going strong.

When can I see it? February 16

Everything else coming to Amazon Prime:

February 7

City of AngelsPractical MagicConstantineDial M for MurderThe Whole Ten YardsThe Mask

February 14

HeistCatwomanCritters

February 20

No Stone Unturned:The Loughinsland Story

February 21

Sherlock HolmesSingin' in the RainTennage Mutant Ninja TurtlesYogi Bear

February 23

The Tick (Season 1, Part 2)

February 28

MagnoliaFree WillyPassengerThe BodyguardAn American in ParisMessage in a BottleLost in SpaceRisky Business