What's Coming to Amazon Prime Video in August 2019—Full List of Releases

Amazon Prime Video is playing its part in keeping the summer fun moving along. The streaming giant is putting an emphasis on comedy during the month of August, bringing the laughs with an onslaught of comedy TV shows and movies including a few new funny originals of the network's own.

What's Coming to Amazon Prime Video in August 2019?
Jim Gaffigan performs onstage during Gaffigan, Mulaney & Birbiglia Stand Up for Georgetown at Brooklyn Academy of Music on January 14, 2019, in New York City. Kevin Mazur/Getty Images

Comedian Jim Gaffigan will bring his jokes to the mainstage in his seventh standup comedy special premiering on Amazon Prime Video in August. Meanwhile, a few of Gaffigan's counterparts will share the joy and pain of parenthood in a few family comedies like #IMomSoHard Live, starring comedians Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley, Alice Wetterlund's My Mama is Human and So Am I and Alonzo Bodden's Heavy Lightweight standup special.

Of course, the network will feature dozens of classic films and TV shows of various other genres throughout the month. Check out the full list of everything debuting on Amazon Prime Video in August below.

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*Asterisks indicate an original Amazon Prime movie or TV show.

August 2


*This is Football, Season 1

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August 7

All I See Is You

August 9

*Free Meek, Season 1

*Pete the Cat, Season 1 Part 2

August 12

Andy Irons: Kissed by God

August 16

*Jim Gaffigan: Quality Time, Season 1


August 21

A Simple Favor

August 23

*Alice Wetterlund: My Mama is a Human and So Am I, Season 1

*Alonzo Bodden: Heavy Lightweight, Season 1

*#IMomSoHard Live, Season 1

*Mike E. Winfield: StepMan, Season 1

Mission: Impossible – Fallout

August 26

The Lincoln Lawyer

August 30

*Carnival Row, Season 1

August 31

A Cadaver Christmas


Computer Chess

Dast-neveshtehaa nemisoosand / Manuscripts Don't Burn

Failure to Launch

Far from Home



Glissements Progressifs du Plaisir / Successive Slidings of Pleasure


Hellboy II: The Golden Army

I, Frankenstein

Jack Frost

Kicking the Dog

Klip / Clip


La Maison de la radio

Looking Glass

Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter

Music from the Big House

Naples '44

Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

Parting Glances

Pirate Radio

Poltergeist II: The Other Side

Sacred Ground

She Must Be Seeing Things

Sucker Punch

Surviving Progress

Ten Dead Men

The Bog Creatures

The Collectors

The Fifth Element

The Hills Have Eyes Part II

The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby

The Oyler House: Richard Neutra's Desert Retreat

The Penguin Counters

The Uninvited

This Ain't No Mouse Music

Top of the Food Chain

Top Spin


Za Ji Wang Ming Dui (1979)

Available for Rent or Purchase on Prime Video

August 6

The Souvenir

August 13

Avengers: Endgame

August 20

Pokémon Detective Pikachu



August 27

A Dog's Journey

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