10 Shows and Movies to Watch on Netflix and HBO Go in May 2022

What are you streaming tonight? Here are ten television shows and movies to watch on Netflix Thailand and HBO Go this May 2022.

In this monthly column, we compile a list of ten television shows, movies, and documentaries releasing on Netflix and HBO Go. Our objective is to provide insight into the most interesting latest releases, and also provide recommendations on what to keep a lookout for throughout the month. Here’s what we’re streaming this May 2022.

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10 new shows and movies on Netflix and HBO Go this May 2022

A documentary film directed by Ian Berry, Hold Your Breath: The Ice Dive follows the story of freediver Johanna Nordblad as she attempts to break the world record for distance travelled under ice with one breath.

Release date
3 May 2022
Genre
Documentary, sports
Language
English

The Circle is a favourite when it comes to reality competition content. For first-timers, the social experiment reality series is where status and strategy collide as online players flirt, befriend, and catfish their way to win $100,000. 

Release date
4 May 2022
Genre
Reality, competition
Language
English

HBO Go welcomes an American true-crime miniseries this May 2022. The eight-episode docuseries explores the life of American novelist Michael Iver Peterson, the suspicious death of Kathleen Peterson, his murder trial, and his sprawling North Carolina Family. Based on a true story. 

Release date
5 May 2022
Genre
True-crime, drama, docuseries
Language
English

A group of five youngsters attend an exclusive invite-only party on a remote island, or so they thought. Little do they know that the supposed paradise awaits them with dangerous secrets and entrapments. 

Release date
6 May 2022
Genre
Science-fiction, drama
Language
Spanish

Releasing almost precisely a year after its pilot episode, the prime comedy-drama television series Hacks is back with a second season this month. 

Release date
12 May 2022
Genre
Comedy-drama
Language
English

Love being in the know of how crazy rich Asians in LA are spending their coin? Bling Empire is all about that. Expect more of the same fabulous parties, glitz and glamour, and drama from season two of this reality series. 

Release date
13 May 2022
Genre
Reality
Language
English

If you’re a sucker for highschool movies, mark your calendar for 13 May 2022. A cheerleading stunt gone wrong lands the cheer captain in a 20-year coma. She wakes up as a 37-year-old with the dream to become prom queen. Basically, it’s 13 Going on 30 meets Bring It On. 

Release date
13 May 2022
Genre
Comedy, drama
Language
English

Spanish mystery thriller Who Killed Sara? is back with its third and final season. As enemies become allies and the truth is finally exposed, Álex’s new idée fixe is the enigma of ‘what happened to Sara?’

Release date
18 May 2022
Genre
Crime, thriller, mystery
Language
Spanish

Next, we’ve got another documentary. This one revolves around the murder of José Luis Cabezas, an Argentine photojournalist who was assassinated in 1997. 

Release date
19 May 2022
Genre
Documentary, true crime
Language
Spanish

At last, after what feels like an eternity, Stranger Things is back with a fourth season. Finally. No more teasers, no more trailers, no more cryptic Instagram posts, just the first volume of season four releasing on 27 May 2022. A strange thing. 

Release date
27 May 2022
Genre
Science-fiction, drama, supernatural, thriller
Language
English

This article first appeared on Lifestyle Asia Bangkok.

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