Being stuck at home may not be something to celebrate for everyone but a little entertainment never hurts. One of the most popular sources of entertainment during this pandemic is online-streaming platforms.
Be it Netflix, Hulu, DisneyPlus, or Amazon, every one of them have a wide array of collection when it comes to movies.
If you are overwhelmed with the millions of movies exposed to you and having trouble picking which one to entertain you tonight, we have cut the clutter and brought you some of the best movies offered by Amazon Prime Video.
1) Inception (2010)
Any piece of entertainment that has Christopher Nolan attached to it never seizes to disappoint. Inception is just one spectacular example.
This science-fiction action film revolves around a professional thief who takes one last job of diving into people’s minds to either steal or implant information in dreams. This mind-boggling masterwork will make you rewind scenes to grasp concepts of every take.
Director: Christopher Nolan
Main cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ellen Page, Tom Hardy, Cillian Murphy, Ken Watanabe
Runtime: 148 minutes
IMDb Rating: 8.8/10
2) Train to Busan (2016)
If you are into zombies, blood, and A LOT of screaming, this one is for you. This South Korean action-horror film follows the story of a divorced father who struggles and fights through a whirlpool of zombies to protect his daughter as they board a train towards the city of Busan, a place expected to be a safe zone
Director: Sang-ho Yeon
Main Cast: Yoo Gong, Yu-me Jung, Dong-Seok Ma
Runtime: 121 minutes
IMDb Rating: 7.5/10
3) Parasite (2019)
This historical oscar-winning work is something no one can afford to miss. A South Korean black comedy thriller coupled with the harsh truths of our world won the hearts of millions.
The movie follows the members of a poor family who scheme to become employed by a wealthy family by posing as unrelated, highly qualified individuals. But gradually their little euphoric world begins to tremble and eventually fall apart, taking down both the families. Again, you cannot miss this one.
Director: Boong Joon-ho
Main Cast: Song Kang-ho, Lee Sun-Kyun, Cho Yeo-Jeong, Choi Woo-Shik, Park So-dam, Lee Jung-Eun, Jang Hye-jin
Runtime: 132 minutes
IMDb Rating: 8.6/10
4) Zodiac (2007)
In case you have a knack for true-crime movies, look no further. Based on an unsolved series of cases suspected to have the same mastermind behind, Zodiac shows a cartoonist getting obsessed over catching the Zodiac Killer. The movie highlights numerous criminal activities of the zodiac killer.
Director: David Fincher
Main Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo
IMDb Rating: 7.7/10
5) You Were Never Really Here (2017)
Based on the 2013 novella of the same name, the movie follows a traumatized mercenary named Joe hired by a politician to find and rescue his daughter who has been kidnapped by a human trafficking network
Director: Lynne Ramsay
Main Cast: Joaquin Phoenix, Judith Roberts, Ekaterina Samsonov, John Doman, Alex Manette, Dante Pereira-Olson, Alessandro Nivola
IMDb Rating: 6.8/10