Specific: of amazon studio prime video The fall season is charging with a slew of awards and crowd-pleasing movies, a list of dates you can find below.
Many of these will have a grand world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, viz. my cop, Lena Dunham’s Katherine is called Birdie, with ryan white documentary good night op Receiving an international premiere in the Great White North. Two of these titles have already had their world premieres at Sundance, namely ‘Nikyatu Jusu’. Midwife from this past year, and Shana Feste’s run sweetheart run Which made its debut in Park City during the pre-pandemic 2020 edition.
A select few titles are receiving a limited theatrical release ahead of their streaming drop date as described below.
The head of films, Julie Rapaport, said, Amazon Studio tells Deadline, “This slate reflects our commitment to providing a wide variety of entertaining, quality films for customers to enjoy both at home and in theatres. We need exceptional filmmakers and producers to bring these diverse films to life. We are proud to be working with talent and we are excited to share them with our global audience.”
Check out Prime Video’s lineup here:
Samaritan (August 26)
summary: Thirteen-year-old Sam Cleary (Javon “Wanna” Walton) suspects that his mysterious and reclusive neighbor Mr. Smith (Sylvester Stallone) is actually a legend hidden in plain sight. Twenty-five years ago, Granite City’s super-powered Vigilant, Samaritan, was pronounced dead after a fierce warehouse battle with his rival, Nemesis. Most believe that the Samaritan died in the fire, but some in the city, such as Sam, hope that he is still alive. With the city on the brink of increasing crime and chaos, Sam makes it his mission to stop his neighbor from hiding in order to save the city from ruin.
Throw: Sylvester Stallone, Javan “Wanna” Walton, Pilo Asbeck, Dasa Polanco, Moses Arias
the director: Julius Avery
the creator: Sylvester Stallone, PGA, Braden Aftergood, PGA
Style: action thriller
flight risk (September 9)
summary: flight risk Follows everyday people who find themselves in the middle of a global tragedy when two Boeing 737 MAX planes crashed only five months apart in 2018 and 2019. This powerful documentary is told through the perspectives of affected family members, their legal teams, whistleblowers and Pulitzers. the winner Seattle Times Journalist Dominic Gates.
Director: Karim Amer, Umar Malik
the creator: Karim Amer, Paul McGuire, Gia, Leanne Karadshe, Mike Lerner
good night mom (September 16)
summary: When the twin brothers arrive home to see a change in their mother’s behavior and their faces covered with surgical bandages, they begin to suspect that the woman under the mist may not be their mother.
Throw: Naomi Watts, Cameron Crovetti, Nicolas Crovetti, Peter Hermann
the director: Matt Sobel
Author: Kyle Warren
the creator: VJ Guibal, for Nicolas Brigaud-Robert, for Joshua Astrachan, for David Kaplan
Style: Thriller Rated: R
my best friend’s exorcism (September 30)
summary: The year is 1988. High school students Abby and Gretchen have been best friends since the fourth grade. But after an evening of thin-dip goes catastrophically wrong, Gretchen begins to act…different. She is moody. She is irritable. And whenever she is near, strange things keep happening. Abby’s investigation leads her to some startling discoveries—and until their story reaches its terrifying conclusion, the fate of Abby and Gretchen will be determined by a single question: Will their friendship be powerful enough to defeat Satan. Is?
Throw: Elsie Fisher, Amiyah Miller, Cathay Ang, Rachel Ogechi, Christopher Lowell
the director: Damon Thomas
Author: Jenna Lamia
Based on the book by: Grady Hendrix
the creator: Ellen Goldsmith-Wayne, Jennifer Semler
Style: scary Rated: R
Katherine is called Birdie (In theaters September 23, Prime Video October 7)
summary: The year? 1290. In the medieval English village of Stonebridge, Lady Catherine (known as Birdie) is the youngest child of Lord Rollo and Lady Aislin. Her playground is Stonebridge Manor, a home that, like a family, has seen better days. Financially destitute and utterly greedy, Rollo sees his daughter as a way out of financial ruin by marrying her to a wealthy man for money and land. But Birdie, like all great teen heroines, is spirited, clever, and daring — and ready to shoo away any boyfriend that comes along in increasingly ingenious ways. Her imagination, defiance and a deep belief in her right to freedom put her on a collision course with her parents. When the worst lover of all arrives, they are presented with the ultimate test of love for their daughter.
Throw: Bella Ramsey, Andrew Scott, Billy Piper, Paul Kaye, Joe Alwyn
the director: Lena Dunham
Author: Lena Dunham
Based on the book by: Karen Cushman
the creator: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Joe Valet
Argentina, 1985 (In theaters September 30, Prime Video October 21)
summary: Argentina, 1985 Inspired by the true story of Julio Strassera, Luis Moreno Ocampo and his young legal team of unlikely heroes in their David-versus-Goliath fight, in which, under constant threat, they fight against all odds to prosecute Argentina’s bloodiest military dictatorship. dare and race against time to bring justice to the victims of the Military Junta.
Throw: Ricardo Darin, Peter Lanjanic
the director: santiago miter
Author: Santiago Mitre, Mariano Lilinaso
the creator: Axel Kuschevsky, PGA, Federico Posternak, Augustine Lambi-Campbell, Ricardo Darin, James Mater, James Carabante, Chino Darin, Victoria Alonso, PGA
run sweetheart run (October 28)
Summary: Starting out as a diner with a client, a single mom (Ella Balinska) finds herself victimized by a monstrous and seemingly invincible assailant (Pilou Asbek) in this terrifying dark thriller.
Throw: Ella Balinska, Shohre Aghadashlu, Pilou Asbeck, Clark Gregg, Amal Amin, Dayo Okani, Betsy Brandt
the director: Shana Fest
Writers: Shana Fest, Keith Joseph Adkins, Kelly Terrell
the creator: Shana Fest, PGA, Effie T. Brown, PGA, Jason Blum, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, PGA
be the rate: R
my cop (In theaters October 21, Prime Video November 4)
summary: A tale of forbidden romance and changing social traditions, my cop Follows the relationship between three people—policeman Tom (Harry Styles/Linus Roche), teacher Marion (Emma Corinne/Gina Mackie) and museum curator Patrick (David Dawson/Rupert Everett)—and their emotional journey spanning decades. .
Throw: Harry Styles, Emma Corin, Gina Mackie, Linus Roche, David Dawson, Rupert Everett
the director: Michael Grandage
Author: ron nisvaner
Based on the book by: Bethan Roberts
the creator: Greg Berlanti, P., Sarah Schechter, P., Robbie Rogers, P., Cora Palfrey, P., Philip Hurd, P.
the people we hate in marriage (Nov 18)
summary: The film follows struggling American siblings Alice (Kristen Bell) and Paul (Ben Platt), who reluctantly move to the English countryside with their mother, Donna (Allison), their married, wealthy half-sister (Cynthia Addai-Robinson). agrees to attend the wedding. Jenny). During the week of the wedding, many of the family’s skeletons are drenched from the closet, and the unexpected reunion inspires everyone to pursue their own lives. A modern wedding comedy for someone who has few people (everyone) in their family, or anyone who has been forced to attend a wedding they try to escape (everyone too).
Throw: Allison Janney, Kristen Bell, Ben Platt, Cynthia Addai-Robinson, Karan Soni, Dustin Milligan, Tony Goldwyn, Isaac de Bankole, Jorma Taccone, Julian Owenden
the director: Claire Scanlon
Author: Lizzie Molyneux-Logelin, Wendy Molyneux
Based on the book by: Grant Ginder
the creator: Margot Hand, Ashley Fox
good night op (In theaters November 4, Prime Video November 23)
summary: good night op tells the inspiring true story of Opportunity, a rover that was sent to Mars for a 90-day mission, but lived for 15 years. The film follows Opportunity’s unprecedented journey to Mars and the remarkable bond formed between a robot and its humans millions of miles away.
the director: Ryan White
the creator: Jessica Hargrave, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey, Brandon Carroll, Matthew Goldberg
something from tiffany (December 9)
Synopsis: In this holiday romantic comedy, a woman’s life moves forward when an engagement ring for someone else leads her to the person she wants to be with.
Throw: Zoey Deutch, Kendrick Smith Sampson, Ray Nicholson, Shay Mitchell, Leah Jeffries, JoJo T. Gibbs, Javicia Leslie, Chido Novkocha, Stephanie Shepherd, Michael Roark
the director: Daryl Wayne
Author: tamara cheston
Based on the book by: Melissa Hill
the creator: Reese Witherspoon, Lauren Neustadter
Style: romantic euphemisms
Midwife (In theaters November 23, Prime Video December 16)
summary: Ayesha is an undocumented nanny working for a privileged couple in New York City. As she prepares for the arrival of her left behind son in West Africa, a violent presence strikes her reality, threatening the American dream she is piecing together.
Throw: Anna Diop, Michelle Monaghan, Cinquea Walls, Morgan Spector, Rose Decker, Leslie Ugghams, Jeffney Idoko
the director: nikyatu u
Author: nikyatu u
the creator: Nikkia Moulterie, PGA, Daniela Taplin Lundberg, PG
Style: psychological horror
wildcat (In theaters December 21, Prime Video December 30)
summary: Back from the war in Afghanistan, a young British soldier battling depression and PTSD gets a second chance in the Amazon rainforest when he meets an American scientist, and together they raise an orphaned child.
the director: Melissa Lash, Trevor Frost
the creator: Trevor Groth, Alyssa Nahmias, Joshua Altman