A drama about a magician living in an abandoned theme park and a fantasy series about the life of a young girl named Momo are among the many Asian movies and shows hitting Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar and Amazon Prime in May.
To start in Japan is Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Lasting War – an upcoming Japanese Netflix Original anime film directed by Michihito Fujii. It’s one of the most controversial anime in the Netflix library, thanks to a shift to a CG-heavy animation style.
Anime fans can also look forward to the first season of Vampire in the Garden, which is a fantasy series that follows the life of Momo who is at his wit’s end. Just as she is about to leave this world, she encounters a vampire named Fine. From there, the two different species learn to co-exist in a world where humans and vampires greatly despise each other.
It will be released on Netflix on May 6.
On Netflix, K-drama fans can expect to find weekly dramas such as Tomorrow, Green Mother’s Club, and Our Blues.
From India, Netflix releases Raj Singh Chaudhary’s film Tar. The film’s cast includes acclaimed actor Anil Kapoor alongside his real-life son Harshvardhan Kapoor.
Jitendra Joshi, who Netflix fans might recognize from the hit TV series sacred gamesis also part of the film.
The film will be released on May 6.
Below is a list of movies and TV shows coming to Netflix, Disney+ Hotstar and Amazon Prime Video in Asia in May 2022:
Tar (May 6)
The sound of magic (May 6)
tomorrow (new episode every Friday and Saturday)
Green Mothers Club
Our blues (new episode every Saturday and Sunday)
My Release Notes
Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Lasting War (9 May)
vampire in the garden season 1 (May 16)
A piece (May 22)
Ghost in the shell: SAC_2045 (May 23)
Pokemon Master Journeys: The Series (May 26)
Komi can’t communicate season 2 (new episodes every Thursday)