The Prime Video Hot List: Best new releases to watch in November - from Mammals to My Policeman

Find out what's new on Prime Video UK including brand new Amazon Original film My Policeman and James Corden's dark comedy drama Mammals.

By Alex Fletcher Updated: 28 October 2022 - 5.29pm
Prime Video James Corden in Mammals

James Corden in Mammals, coming to Prime Video this November

There’s already plenty of TV shows and films to get stuck into on Prime Video - and they’re all included in your Amazon Prime subscription.  

But what’s new on Prime Video UK in November? Following the highly anticipated releases of Lord of the Rings: Rings of Power and The Devil's Hour, comes James Corden and Jez Butterworth collaboration Mammals.

There are also original movies starring Harry Styles, Kaley Cuoco, Pete Davidson and Kristen Bell, all released this month.

Read our must-watch TV guide for the month ahead on Prime Video. Plus, don't miss what's coming up on Amazon Freevee at the end of this article.

Mammals

James Corden and Sally Hawkins lead the cast of Jez Butterworth’s highly anticipated dark comedic drama about the complexities of modern marriage.

Corden plays a chef whose world implodes when he discovers shocking secrets about his pregnant wife Amandine (Melia Kreiling) and the series tackles sadness, grief, tension, love, friendship and betrayal.

Colin Morgan also stars.

Mammals is released on Friday, 11 November on Prime Video

Rio Ferdinand’s Tipping Point

A three-part documentary series from the same director who worked with Rio on his moving and award-winning Being Mum and Dad film, which attempts to tackle key issues in the world of football today.

From the grassroots to the big leagues, Rio will explore the subjects of race, sexuality and mental health in the game of football.

Tackling huge and awkward questions around an increase in racism in football and the lack of an openly gay footballer in the Premier League, the series is a must-watch for football fans.

Rio Ferdinand’s Tipping Point is released on Friday, 11 November on Prime Video

My Policeman (Original Movie)

A story of forbidden love and changing social conventions, My Policeman follows three young people – policeman Tom (Harry Styles), teacher Marion (Emma Corrin), and museum curator Patrick (David Dawson) – as they embark on an emotional journey in 1950s Britain.

Flashing forward to the 1990s and Tom (Linus Roache), Marion (Gina McKee), and Patrick (Rupert Everett) are still reeling with longing and regret, but now they have one last chance to repair the damage of the past. 

Based on the book by Bethan Roberts, director Michael Grandage carves a visually transporting, heart-stopping portrait of three people caught up in the shifting tides of history, liberty, and forgiveness.

Watch My Policeman on Prime Video from Friday, 4 November on Prime Video

The People We Hate at the Wedding (Original Movie)

The film follows struggling American siblings Alice (Kristen Bell) and Paul (Ben Platt), who reluctantly agree to attend the wedding of their estranged, wealthy half-sister (Cynthia Addai-Robinson) in the English countryside alondside their mother, Donna (Allison Janney).

Over the course of the wedding week, the family's many skeletons are wrenched from the closet, and the unlikely reunion gives everyone the motivation to move their own lives forward.

A modern wedding comedy for anyone with a slightly dysfunctional family (everyone), or anyone who's been forced to attend a wedding they tried to avoid (also everyone).

Watch The People We Hate at the Wedding from Friday, 18 November on Prime Video

Goodnight Oppy (Original Film)

Good Night Oppy tells the inspirational true story of Opportunity, a rover that was sent to Mars for a 90-day mission which but ended up surviving for 15 years. The film follows Opportunity’s groundbreaking journey on Mars and the remarkable bond forged between a robot and her human controllers millions of miles away.

Watch Goodnight Oppy on Wednesday, 23 November on Prime Video

Meet Cute (Original Film)

When Sheila (Kaley Cuoco) and Gary (Pete Davidson) meet, it’s love at first sight - until we realize their magical date wasn’t fate at all. Sheila’s got a time machine, and they've been falling in love over and over again.

But when the perfect night is never quite enough, Sheila travels to Gary’s past to change him into the perfect man. 

Watch Meet Cute on Friday, 25 November on Prime Video

Amazon Freevee launches: New November releases

Read more on for our pick of the top TV and movie releases on Amazon Freevee - previously known as IMDB TV - this month.

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New TV show releases on Amazon Freevee

  • UNINTERRUPTED’s Top Class: The Life and Times of the Sierra Canyon Trailblazers - 31 October
  • Judy Justice - 7 November
  • Leverage Redemption - 16 November

Read more: What's coming up on NetflixNOW and Sky Cinema this month?