What to Watch: A weekly look at the best of TV

By Hayley Michaud
Special to the Times

Amazon Prime Video

Wild Mountain Thyme – PG-13 – Comedy, Drama, Romance – May 6

A pair of star-crossed lovers in Ireland gets caught up in their family’s land dispute. Starring Emily Blunt, Jamie Dornan, John Hamm and Christopher Walken.

Apple TV+

Mythic Quest Season 2 – TV-MA – Comedy – May 7

The owner of a successful video game design company and his troubled staff struggle to keep their hit game ‘Mythic Quest’ on top. Created by and starring Charlie Day from It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.


Tenet (HBO+Movies) – PG-13 – Action, Sci-fi, Thriller – May 7

A secret agent given a single word as his weapon and sent to prevent the onset of World War III. He must travel through time and bend the laws of nature in order to be successful. Requires both a Crave subscription and the HBO + Movies add on.


Star Wars: The Bad Batch – TV-PG – Animation, Action, Adventure – May 4

The Premiere of this Star Wars: The Clone Wars spin off premiered on May 4th and will see new episodes added each Friday starting May 7th. The ‘Bad Batch’ of elite and experimental clones make their way through an ever-changing galaxy in the immediate aftermath of the Clone Wars.


The Sons of Sam – TV-MA – Documentary, Crime, Mystery – May 5

The Son of Sam case caught the attention of millions around the world, but none more so than that of journalist Maury Terry. Terry’s lifelong obsession has lead him to create this documentary exploring whether or not the murders were actually linked to a satanic cult.