Top 25 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 25 list of the best original movies on Prime, using the power of Rivr and its users.
This list was last updated on Sep 28, 2020.
25. 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
24. 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
22. 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
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.
6.9 ⭐ | Horror, Fantasy | Released: Oct 4, 2018
19. 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, Joe's nightmares overtake him as a conspiracy is uncovered leading to what may be his death trip or his awakening.
6.5 ⭐ | Thriller, Drama | Released: Oct 3, 2019
18. 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
17. 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.
6.2 ⭐ | Comedy, Drama, Romance | Released: May 26, 2016
16. 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
15. 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
14. 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.
6.9 ⭐ | 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.
5.9 ⭐ | Thriller, Drama | Released: Dec 13, 2019
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
11. 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
10. 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
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
Tells 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
7. Jimmy O. Yang: Good Deal
Performed live at the Neptune Theater in Seattle, Washington, Jimmy O. Yang covers hilarious interactions with immigrant parents, his thoughts on Matt Damon, and whether ghosts will haunt one-bedroom apartments.
6.9 ⭐ | Comedy | Released: May 8, 2020
6. 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.
7.4 ⭐ | Documentary | Released: Mar 29, 2019
5. 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, Mystery | Released: Oct 3, 2019
4. 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
3. The Wall
An American sniper and his spotter engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game with an Iraqi sniper.
6.1 ⭐ | Thriller, War, Drama | Released: May 12, 2017
2. 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 | Released: May 29, 2020
1. Black Box
After losing his wife and memory in a car accident, a single father undergoes an experimental treatment that makes him question who he really is.
0.0 ⭐ | Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller | Released: Oct 6, 2020