New period dramas on Amazon Prime Video in the US: What’s added in August 2021?

Another month, another selection of new movies and TV series to watch on Amazon Prime Video in the US!

The complete list of additions for August 2021 is as massive as ever, so here we’ve picked out the best titles for fans of period dramas and British TV to add to their watch list.

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Water for Elephants (available from 1st August 2021)


Seabiscuit (available from 1st August 2021)


Catch Me If You Can (available from 1st August 2021)


Pearl Harbor (available from 1st August 2021)


The Iron Lady (available from 1st August 2021)


The Legend of Zorro (available from 1st August 2021)


Hook (available from 1st August 2021)


Frankie Drake Mysteries – Season 1 (available from 1st August 2021 via PBS Masterpiece channel)


The Courier (available from 21st August 2021)


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