One of the leading paid subscription services, Amazon Prime has scaled a figure of more than 100 million subscribers worldwide. With every new month approaching, Amazon adds a pinch of delight to your entertainment basket. For people fond of streaming, Amazon has a rich collection of originals and non-originals, in terms of series as well as movies. For another round of an enriching viewing experience, Amazon is up with its game of yet- to- be- released originals and non-original movies. Here is an assorted list of upcoming Amazon original and non-original movies, for all the movie buffs and enthusiasts out there.
‘Gotti’ is the story of a young boy from the streets of New York, who found his way into a popular crime family. Eventually, he overtakes the Gambino crime empire and becomes an all-powerful mastermind. There’s only one vow ‘Gotti’ makes, that he would never introduce his children to the crime world, later he breaks this and includes his son in this tale of awful crime and a reckless criminal instinct.
Release date- Nov 15, 2018
Who might like Gotti-
- People who are fascinated by the secrets of the mafia world.
- Audiences who prefer stories set in the 90’s.
- It might be a treat for John Travolta fans.
This is the story of Mr. Mc. Queen, a popular British fashion designer at Givenchy in the 90’s, who later established his own flagship. This Amazon movie pretty much enveloped around the life of the protagonist Alexander Mc. Queen. It is not simply a tale of rags to riches, it is an appreciation of Mc. Queen’s art and vision. It is interesting to see Alexander Mc. Queen’s sister Janet Mc. Queen and his nephew, Gary James Mc. Queen, star in the film.
Who might like McQueen-
- People who like inspirational stories.
- Viewers who have a preference for gothic genre.
- Fashion enthusiasts who like reading about designers and their lives.
Release date- Nov 17, 2018
‘Siberia’ is the story of a diamond merchant and his lover, set in a Russian backdrop. The diamond merchant is played by Keanu Reeves and the story unfolds the grey layers of the diamond industry. ‘Siberia’ is an amalgam of romance, dilemma, and suspense.
Release date- Nov 17, 2018
Who might like Siberia-
- Viewers fond of crime thrillers.
- Keanu Reeves fans.
‘Downsizing’ is an out of the box creation. This is the story of Paul and Audrey Safranek, a couple who decide to undergo a scientific process that would shrink their actual heights to 5 inches, and move to a more secluded community in Leisure land, Mexico. After Paul undergoes downsizing, Audrey calls and informs him, that she was unable to go through the scientific procedure of shrinking. Paul and Audrey separate and Paul experiences a totally different type of life. Apart from being a sci-fi film, it is a dramatic comedy as well.
Release date- Nov 24, 2018
Who might like Downsizing-
- Viewers who like science fiction films.
- People who are fond of unpredictable stories.
Transformers: The Last Knight
In this film, humans are at war with the Transformers and the story goes back to its roots- the key to save their future lies buried in the past. The mission to save their existence leads to an unlikely and bizarre alliance of Cade Yeager, Bumblebee and an Oxford Professor.
Release date- 21 June 2017
Who might like “Transformers: The Last Knight”-
- Viewers who like the action genre.
- People who are fond of superhero films and have been avid fans of the Transformers series.
A story set in the 1950’s Poland, “Cold War”, is the story of two mismatched lovers who belong to starkly differing backgrounds. The story is a reminisce of the Cold War of 1950 in Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia, and Paris. A tale of passionate individuals and their doomed love, this film is an absolute masterpiece, with great photography, music, and a powerful script. This film stands apart due to the fact that it is a monochrome and is in a 4:3 format, which is not practiced anymore. It is a spectacle to watch.
Release date- Dec 21, 2018
Who might like Cold War-
- Viewers who like the romance genre.
- People who are fond of historical films.
Based on a novel of the same name by Donna Tartt, ‘The Goldfinch’ is a film that seems to be quite promising. An amalgam of great cast (Ansel Elgort, Nicole Kidman, Luke Wilson, Finn Wolfhard and Sarah Paulson) and a gripping storyline, the film revolves around the life of a boy, who is taken in by a wealthy Upper Cast East Side family of New York, after he loses his mother in a bombing attack. This is for sure a much-anticipated adaptation, and the readers of the novel expect the film to do justice, to the amazing story penned by Donna.
Release date- Oct 11, 2019
Who might like The Goldfinch-
- Audiences who liked the novel ‘The Goldfinch’.
- Ansel Elgort fans for sure.
- Viewers who like dramatic films.
Set against the backdrop of 1819, “Peterloo” is a British historical drama, which relates to the episode of ‘Peterloo Massacre’. An interesting fact about the film is, that it will mark the 200th anniversary of the incident. The story unfolds the episode of 16th August 1819, and how a peaceful meeting of around 60, 000 people at St. Peter’s Field, turned into one of the most devastating death tolls, that history would be embedded in the pages of history forever.
Release date- April 5, 2019.
Who might like Peterloo-
- Viewers fond of a historical storyline.
A gripping thriller, packed with action, ‘The Aeronauts” is based on the real-life story of 19th-century hot air balloonists, Amelia Wren, and James Glaisher. The scriptwriter is Jack Thorne, and after ‘Star Wars’ and ‘War and Peace’, the audiences’ expectations about his writings, has increased. The plot is set in 1962 and is an authentic account of the initial phase of air balloons and a taste to ascend higher and soar the skies. The release date has not been declared yet.
Release date- November 2019
Who might like The Aeronauts-
- People who would love to see Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones (‘The Theory of Everything’ stars) reunite.
- Viewers who like the action-adventure genre.
A Rainy Day in New York
Selena Gomez starrer “A Rainy Day in New York”, is a romantic comedy. The plot is about a young couple arriving in New York to spend a weekend. Soon they discover that the weather in New York changes for worse and they encounter a series of adventures. Since its declaration in October 2017, the movie’s release date hasn’t been disclosed yet. The trailers haven’t aired as well and the dates are yet to be determined. This Woody Allen creation is much of a mystery for the viewers.
Expected Release: 2019
Who might like “A Rainy Day in New York”-
- Selena Gomez fans, without a doubt.
- Viewers who are fond of the romance genre.
Another film belonging to the comedy genre, Troupe Zero” has been inspired by a screenplay. The release date of this movie is yet to be declared and the plot has been kept under wraps. The script is written by Lucy Alibar.
Expected Release: 2019
Who might like Troupe Zero-
- Viewers who like dramatic comedies.
- Viewers who are familiar with Lucy Alibar’s screenplay
This is an upcoming biographical creation, and the release date is yet to be declared. The film has drawn inspiration from a graphic novel (A Tale of Love and Fallout) by Lauren Redniss. The novel is based on the scientific pursuits and romantic passions, of Marie and Pierre Curie, a Nobel laureate couple. It is much more than simply the discovery of radioactivity by a woman scientist.
Who might like Radioactive-
- Science enthusiasts.
- Viewers who find biopics interesting.