Top 100 Original Movies on Prime
It’s always hard to find great movies, we’re luckily spoiled for choice. You can spend all night bombarded with options browsing Prime, but never end up watching anything!
This is why we’ve curated this top 100 list of the best original movies on Prime, using the power of Rivr and its users.
This list was last updated on Jan 18, 2021.
66. Last Flag Flying
Thirty years after serving together in the Vietnam War, Larry "Doc" Shepherd, Sal Nealon and the Rev. Richard Mueller reunite for a different type of mission: to bury Doc's son, a young Marine killed in Iraq. Forgoing burial at Arlington National Cemetery, Doc and his old buddies take the casket on a bittersweet trip up the coast to New Hampshire. Along the way, the three men find themselves reminiscing and coming to terms with the shared memories of a war that continues to shape their lives.
6.8 ⭐ | Drama, Comedy | Released: Nov 3, 2017
65. The Aeronauts
In 1862, daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in history. While breaking records and advancing scientific discovery, their voyage to the very edge of existence helps the unlikely pair find their place in the world they have left far below them. But they face physical and emotional challenges in the thin air, as the ascent becomes a fight for survival.
6.9 ⭐ | Adventure, Drama, Romance | Released: Dec 20, 2019
64. Sufiyum Sujatayum
Dr. Rajeev and his wife SUJATA come from Dubai to participate in the last rituals of Sujata's friend and ex love affair who was a Sufi. The events which happen when they land in the village forms the rest of the plot.
3.2 ⭐ | Drama, Romance | Released: Jul 3, 2020
An epic portrayal of the events surrounding the infamous 1819 Peterloo Massacre, where a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Field in Manchester turned into one of the bloodiest and most notorious episodes in British history. The massacre saw British government forces charge into a crowd of over 60,000 that had gathered to demand political reforms and protest against rising levels of poverty.
6.9 ⭐ | History, Drama | Released: Nov 1, 2018
62. Anne Edmonds: What's Wrong With You
Anne Edmonds is the rock star of Australian comedy and everybody knows it. Welcome to her debut special. In just one hour, she’s going to tell you what’s wrong with you and everyone else.
4.7 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: May 8, 2020
61. Zakir Khan: Haq Se Single
In Haq Se Single, Zakir's narrative takes you through his own journey of becoming the ultimate #SakhtLaunda. The guy who's survived rejection, love, heart breaks and adulthood - who's single and proud of it!
8.0 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: Jul 9, 2017
60. Gulabo Sitabo
Set in present-day Lucknow (India), Gulabo Sitabo is a social satire about two impossibly peculiar human beings, Mirza Chunnan Nawab, who stays in a dilapidated mansion and one of the tenants, Bankey Rastogi.
5.6 ⭐ | Drama, Comedy | Released: Jun 12, 2020
59. Uncle Frank
In 1973, when Frank Bledsoe and his 18-year-old niece Beth take a road trip from Manhattan to Creekville, South Carolina for the family patriarch's funeral, they're unexpectedly joined by Frank's lover Walid.
7.2 ⭐ | Drama | Released: Nov 25, 2020
58. Zoë Coombs Marr: Bossy Bottom
There is no comedian quite like Zoë. Bossy Bottom is a joyously silly return to very serious stand up from the MICF Most Outstanding Show winner and Edinburgh Best Show nominee.
0.0 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: Apr 10, 2020
57. Tom Walker: Very Very
A love letter to mime (and to a coat) written by award-winning idiot Tom Walker, who keeps talking during what he insists is a mime show.
8.0 ⭐ | | Released: May 1, 2020
56. Lano & Woodley: Fly
Australia’s favourite double act Colin Lane and Frank Woodley have reunited to create the comeback masterpiece FLY. No more stupid silly nonsense, it’s time to make THEATRE! An epic show about the history of aviation, no less. There is no reason whatsoever to think this will go as planned.
9.0 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: May 1, 2020
55. Celia Pacquola: All Talk
Co-creator, co-writer and star of ABC TV’s Rosehaven, Celia Pacquola is a true luminary of Australian comedy. A multiple award-winning writer-performer, she is sharp, frank, deft and smart as hell. The stand-up stage is where the journey all started for Celia and it’s where she happily returns in the triumphant All Talk – a homecoming of sorts for one of Australia’s most in-demand comedians.
7.0 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: Apr 10, 2020
54. Tom Gleeson: Joy
Australia’s 2019 Gold Logie winner. Chief celebrity interrogator. Host of the highest-rating quiz show on TV. There’s not much Tom Gleeson hasn’t been up to lately. Gleeson is one of the sharpest minds in Australian comedy. His shows are relentlessly hilarious and masterful. Now the world can watch the great man live on stage, in his natural habitat and in the form of his life. Experience the JOY.
7.5 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: May 8, 2020
53. Wonder Wheel
The story of four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny, an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty, Ginny’s rough-hewn carousel operator husband; Mickey, a handsome young lifeguard who dreams of becoming a playwright; and Carolina, Humpty’s long-estranged daughter, who is now hiding out from gangsters at her father’s apartment.
6.4 ⭐ | Drama | Released: Dec 1, 2017
52. Judith Lucy: Judith Lucy Vs Men
Judith Lucy is single again. Reflecting on her entire history with men, she concludes that maybe it’s time to shut up shop: ‘Whatever it is that I’m selling, a lot of straight men simply aren’t interested in buying it.’ In this show Jude recounts her full history with the opposite sex and asks the audience to determine whether she should ever date again. Should Judith hang up her vagina for good?
4.0 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: Apr 24, 2020
51. Alice Fraser: Savage
Alice Fraser's critically acclaimed comedy show, Savage, is about paper towels and how not to murder people who “mean well”. A hilarious and heartbreaking show that walks you through the razor edges of a life stripped bare. How you deal with losing everything, what Buddhists do with rage and how bubble blowers work at funerals. Savage talks about things that are actually sad and also very funny.
4.8 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: Apr 17, 2020
50. Dilruk Jayasinha: Bundle Of Joy
Sri Lankan-born Dilruk Jayasinha is one of the most in-demand headliners on the Australian scene. Whilst his small-screen star continues to soar thanks to his appearances in Utopia and Have You Been Paying Attention?, it is on stage that he flies, with a reputation for consistently nailing his shows – The Art of the Dil; Sri Wanka; and Cheat Days – with his positive, upbeat brand of stand-up.
8.5 ⭐ | | Released: Apr 24, 2020
49. Rip Up The Road
‘Rip Up The Road’ is a new documentary and concert film capturing a very specific snapshot of one of our generation’s most beloved and progressive bands, Foals. Filmed over a 12-month period as the band embarked upon a world tour, the film, exclusive to Prime Video in over 200 countries and territories worldwide, hones in on two career highlight shows at London’s Alexandra Palace.
6.0 ⭐ | Documentary, Music | Released: Nov 15, 2019
A modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes, set against the backdrop of gang violence in Chicago.
5.8 ⭐ | Drama, Crime, Comedy | Released: Dec 4, 2015
The story of a young boy in the Midwest is told simultaneously with a tale about a young girl in New York from fifty years ago as they both seek the same mysterious connection.
6.1 ⭐ | Drama | Released: Oct 13, 2017
A darkness swirls at the center of a world-renowned dance company, one that will engulf the troupe's artistic director, an ambitious young dancer and a grieving psychotherapist. Some will succumb to the nightmare, others will finally wake up.
7.0 ⭐ | Horror, Fantasy, Mystery | Released: Oct 4, 2018
45. You Were Never Really Here
A traumatised veteran, unafraid of violence, tracks down missing girls for a living. When a job spins out of control, his nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening.
6.6 ⭐ | Thriller, Drama | Released: Oct 3, 2019
44. Russell Peters: Deported
Comedian Russell Peters explores life as a middle-aged man dealing with health issues, relationships and fatherhood in this hilarious one-hour special.
6.0 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: Jan 17, 2020
43. The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show
Join Kacey Musgraves for a holiday variety show featuring new songs, time-honored classics, and a rotating cast of celebrity friends.
7.5 ⭐ | Music | Released: Nov 29, 2019
42. I'm Your Woman
In this 1970s set crime drama, a woman is forced to go on the run after her husband betrays his partners, sending her and her baby on a dangerous journey.
5.8 ⭐ | Drama, Crime | Released: Dec 11, 2020
41. Happiness Continues
A live concert experience and exclusive look into life on the road with The Jonas Brothers during their Happiness Begins concert tour.
8.1 ⭐ | Music, Documentary | Released: Apr 24, 2020
40. Café Society
The story of a young man who arrives in Hollywood during the 1930s hoping to work in the film industry, falls in love, and finds himself swept up in the vibrant café society that defined the spirit of the age.
6.5 ⭐ | Comedy, Drama, Romance | Released: May 11, 2016
39. Manchester by the Sea
After his older brother passes away, Lee Chandler is forced to return home to care for his 16-year-old nephew. There he is compelled to deal with a tragic past that separated him from his family and the community where he was born and raised.
7.5 ⭐ | Drama | Released: Nov 18, 2016
38. Love & Friendship
From Jane Austen’s novella, the beautiful and cunning Lady Susan Vernon visits the estate of her in-laws to wait out colorful rumors of her dalliances and to find husbands for herself and her daughter. Two young men, handsome Reginald DeCourcy and wealthy Sir James Martin, severely complicate her plans.
6.1 ⭐ | Comedy, Drama, Romance | Released: May 26, 2016
A recently-divorced guy falls for an enchanting woman's theory that they live in a harsh, alternative world simulation inside of a beautiful, blissful reality.
0.0 ⭐ | Science Fiction, Drama, Romance | Released: Feb 5, 2021
36. The Report
The story of Daniel Jones, lead investigator for the US Senate’s sweeping study into the CIA's Detention and Interrogation Program, which was found to be brutal, immoral and ineffective. With the truth at stake, Jones battled tirelessly to make public what many in power sought to keep hidden.
7.1 ⭐ | Drama, Thriller | Released: Nov 29, 2019
35. King Lear
An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.
6.1 ⭐ | Drama | Released: Nov 28, 2018
34. Long Strange Trip
The tale of the Grateful Dead is inspiring, complicated, and downright messy. A tribe of contrarians, they made art out of open-ended chaos and inadvertently achieved success on their own terms. Never-before-seen footage and interviews offer this unprecedented and unvarnished look at the life of the Dead.
8.2 ⭐ | Music, Documentary | Released: Jun 2, 2017
33. The Goldfinch
A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In a rush of panic, he steals 'The Goldfinch', a painting that eventually draws him into a world of crime.
7.1 ⭐ | Drama | Released: Sep 12, 2019
An ambitious young FBI agent is assigned to investigate iconic actress Jean Seberg when she becomes embroiled in the tumultuous civil rights movement in late 1960s Los Angeles.
6.0 ⭐ | Thriller, Drama | Released: Dec 13, 2019
An American businessman with a stake in a pharmaceutical company that's about to go public finds his life is thrown into turmoil by an incident in Mexico.
5.9 ⭐ | Comedy, Action | Released: Mar 8, 2018
30. Pass Over
Moses and Kitch, two young black men, chat their way through a long, aimless day on a Chicago street corner. Periodically ducking bullets and managing visits from a genial but ominous stranger and an overtly hostile police officer, Moses and Kitch rely on their poetic, funny, at times profane banter to get them through a day that is a hopeless retread of every other day, even as they continue to dream of their deliverance.
6.8 ⭐ | Drama | Released: Jan 26, 2018
29. Brad's Status
Although Brad has a satisfying career, a sweet wife and a comfortable life in suburban Sacramento, things aren't quite what he imagined during his college glory days. When he accompanies his musical prodigy son on a university tour, he can't help comparing his life with those of his four best college friends who seemingly have more wealthy and glamorous lives. But when circumstances force him to reconnect with his former friends, Brad begins to question whether he has really failed or if their lives are actually more flawed than they appear.
6.1 ⭐ | Comedy, Drama | Released: Aug 24, 2018
A week in the life of Paterson, a poet bus driver, and his wife Laura, a very creative artist, who live in Paterson, New Jersey, hometown of many famous poets and artists.
7.1 ⭐ | Comedy, Drama, Romance | Released: Nov 17, 2016
27. The Man Who Killed Don Quixote
Toby, a cynical film director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself to be Don Quixote. In the course of their comic and increasingly surreal adventures, Toby is forced to confront the tragic repercussions of a film he made in his idealistic youth.
6.9 ⭐ | Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy | Released: May 19, 2018
26. The Big Sick
Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani and grad student Emily Gardner fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her feisty parents, his family's expectations, and his true feelings.
7.4 ⭐ | Comedy, Drama, Romance | Released: Mar 30, 2017
Set in contemporary Manhattan, it follows four young people as they start their first jobs at a news website.
6.1 ⭐ | Music, Comedy | Released: Apr 19, 2013
4 college students go on a camping trip deep into the mountains only to return with a mysterious entity surrounding them.
0.0 ⭐ | Horror, Science Fiction | Released: May 3, 2019
The story of Nobel Prize winner Marie Curie and her extraordinary scientific discoveries—through the prism of her marriage to husband Pierre—and the seismic and transformative effects their discovery of radium had on the 20th century.
6.4 ⭐ | Drama, Romance, History | Released: Jul 24, 2020
22. Alejandro Sanz: #Lagira de #eldisco
Alejandro Sanz presents us on this occasion the audiovisual version of #ELCONCIERTO + #ELDOCUMENTAL. This exclusive content is a complete reflect of the success that the artist has achieved.
0.0 ⭐ | Documentary, Music | Released: Dec 5, 2019
21. Jimmy O. Yang: Good Deal
In his debut standup special, Good Deal, Jimmy will tell you all about his take on Asian representation, how he learned to speak English from rap videos, dating tall women, and pursuing his dreams only to disappoint his old school Chinese parents. From assimilation to representation, Jimmy O. Yang delivers an absolutely hilarious hour of comedy in Good Deal.
6.6 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: May 8, 2020
20. Yearly Departed
Goodbye and good riddance, 2020. In this hilarious, absurd, life-affirming comedy special, seven outspoken female comedians lay to rest the year that never seemed to end..
4.8 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: Dec 30, 2020
19. A Rainy Day in New York
Two young people arrive in New York to spend a weekend, but once they arrive they're met with bad weather and a series of adventures.
6.5 ⭐ | Comedy, Romance | Released: Jul 26, 2019
18. Honey Boy
The story of a child star attempting to mend his relationship with his law-breaking, alcohol-abusing father over the course of a decade, loosely based on Shia LaBeouf’s life.
7.3 ⭐ | Drama | Released: Nov 8, 2019
17. Savage X Fenty Show Vol. 2
Rihanna invites you to a high energy and visually stunning experience where you can watch and shop her latest lingerie line. Hear from Rihanna, those closest to her, and go behind-the-scenes of the Savage X Fenty brand as you sit front row to see top artists and models featuring Travis Scott, Rosalia, Bad Bunny, Lizzo, Cara Delevingne, Miguel, Bella Hadid, Normani, Willow Smith and many more.
8.8 ⭐ | Music, Documentary | Released: Oct 1, 2020
16. Evil Eye
A seemingly perfect romance turns dark when a mother becomes convinced her daughter’s new boyfriend has a sinister connection to her own past.
5.5 ⭐ | Mystery, Thriller | Released: Oct 13, 2020
15. Chasing Happiness
From humble roots as pastor's sons in New Jersey, through their meteoric rise to fame, the Jonas Brothers' bond was unshakeable-until a surprising and painful breakup led Joe, Kevin and Nick down very different paths. With deeply personal interviews, previously unreleased footage and exclusive music, this is the Jonas Brothers as never seen before.
8.1 ⭐ | Documentary, Music | Released: Jun 4, 2019
14. Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
14 years after making a film about his journey across the USA, Borat risks life and limb when he returns to the United States with his young daughter, and reveals more about the culture, the COVID-19 pandemic, and the political elections.
6.6 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: Oct 23, 2020
13. Alexander Babu: Alex in Wonderland
This is Alex’s first solo standup special. This 120-minute show will include his typical rib-tickling and knee-slapping comedy and plenty of music and Tamil. Being passionate about music, Alex steals every opportunity to sing and play his musical instruments. Alex draws from his varied life experiences from growing up in a village in Tamil Nadu to working in corporate America, and brings unique colors to his acts. In this show, his insane optimism towards life will rub off on to you, and he will connect you with your own wonderland. A wonderful show that you can take your children, parents, elders and neighbors along and sit together and watch. The show is wholesome and clean and is 7+.
9.7 ⭐ | Comedy, Music | Released: Aug 23, 2019
12. One Child Nation
Through interviews with both victims and instigators, Nanfu Wang, a first-time mother, breaks open decades of silence on a vast, unprecedented social experiment that shaped — and destroyed — countless lives in China.
7.3 ⭐ | Documentary | Released: Mar 29, 2019
11. Sound of Metal
Metal drummer Ruben begins to lose his hearing. When a doctor tells him his condition will worsen, he thinks his career and life is over. His girlfriend Lou checks the former addict into a rehab for the deaf hoping it will prevent a relapse and help him adapt to his new life. After being welcomed and accepted just as he is, Ruben must choose between his new normal and the life he once knew.
7.9 ⭐ | Drama, Music | Released: Dec 4, 2020
10. The Neon Demon
When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she has.
6.5 ⭐ | Thriller, Horror | Released: Oct 3, 2019
9. Chemical Hearts
When a hopelessly romantic high school senior falls for a mysterious new classmate, it sets them both on an unexpected journey that teaches them about love, loss, and most importantly themselves.
7.6 ⭐ | Drama, Romance | Released: Aug 21, 2020
When terrorists try to seize control of a Berlin-Paris flight, a soft-spoken young American co-pilot struggles to save the lives of the passengers and crew while forging a surprising connection with one of the hijackers.
6.0 ⭐ | Action, Drama, Thriller | Released: Jun 19, 2020
7. The Wall
An American sniper and his spotter engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game with an Iraqi sniper.
6.2 ⭐ | Thriller, War, Drama | Released: May 12, 2017
6. Jayde Adams: Serious Black Jumper
Multi-award-winning comic Jayde Adams’ debut stand-up special Serious Black Jumper sees the Bristolian take a completely new direction. Having packed away the sequins and glamour (for now), Jayde has gotten rid of the show stopping musical numbers and glitzy costumes to reinvent herself as a ‘Successful Independent Woman Person’, exploring what it means to be a feminist this century. Working class woman of the people and “Britain’s Funniest Woman comic” (Daily Mail) invites you to discover what it takes to be a real role model, whilst wearing the feminist wardrobe staple attire; the Serious Black Jumper™.
7.3 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: Jan 3, 2020
5. The Vast of Night
At the dawn of the space-race, two radio-obsessed teens discover a strange frequency over the airwaves in what becomes the most important night of their lives and in the history of their small town.
6.4 ⭐ | Mystery, Science Fiction, Drama, Thriller | Released: May 29, 2020
4. Zakir Khan: Kaksha Gyarvi
Zakir Khan is back, and this time he takes you down the memory lane by reminiscing about school, friends and everything that era signified for Zakir. Right from survival to bullying he shares every hysterical and amusing story from his book of memories.
7.5 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: Nov 23, 2018
3. Gina Brillon: The Floor Is Lava
Gina Brillon has always had a unique approach to life’s ups and downs; handling them with a humor and sass that comes naturally to the Bronx born Latina. In her third stand up special, Brillon holds no punches when discussing her childhood, culture and the transition from single to married life with her Midwestern husband.
5.6 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: Jun 5, 2020
2. Fernando Torres: The Last Symbol
A look at the life and career of Spanish football star Fernando Torres.
7.1 ⭐ | Documentary | Released: Sep 18, 2020
1. Black Box
After losing his wife and his memory in a car accident, a single father undergoes an experimental treatment that causes him to question who he really is.
6.5 ⭐ | Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller | Released: Oct 6, 2020