Amazon has announced the Prime Video October 2020 movies and TV series. October brings new Amazon Original Movies, Series, and Specials, including the family-friendly Bug Diaries Halloween Special, Chasing the Crown: Dreamers to Streamers, a reality competition series from Prime Gaming, and Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty Show Vol. 2 special. You can still view the titles that were added to Prime Video in September by clicking here.
Also coming are What the Constitution Means to Me, Heidi Schreck’s acclaimed Broadway show translated to film; Time (2020), a documentary following a matriarch’s fight for her husband’s release from prison; season 2 of crime drama Mirzapur; Spanish historical docu-series The Challenge: ETA; and the premieres of Truth Seekers, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost’s newest comedy horror series, and Sons of the Soil, a sports docu-series following the Jaipur Pink Panthers.
The Prime Video October 2020 movie lineup also includes Academy Award winners such as The Departed (2006), the Martin Scorsese directed crime drama, and The Pianist (2003), starring Adrien Brody. Also coming are films like Terminator: Dark Fate (2019), the sixth installment in the Terminator film franchise, and The Da Vinci Code (2006), starring Tom Hanks as Robert Langdon.
Additionally, October introduces two new updates to the Prime Video viewing experience: automatic downloads and new alternative audio options. Prime Video customers in the US, UK, Germany and Japan – using the Prime Video app on Android and iOS devices – now have access to automatic downloads on select Prime titles. Once a customer has downloaded and watched an episode of select TV shows, the app will automatically begin downloading the next three episodes over Wi-Fi for offline viewing. Several Amazon Originals are now also available with additional subtitle and language options.
Amazon Prime Video Originals
Bug Diaries Halloween Special (October 2)
Bug Diaries Halloween Special follows three unlikely bug buddies, Fly, Spider and Worm, as they fly, spin, and jump into all kinds of adventures. Imagine catching a ride on a furry dog or dodging raindrops bigger than your house! Using their unique insect abilities, our tiny heroes find ways to help themselves and others out of sticky situations and record their stories in their bug diaries!
Savage X Fenty Show Vol. 2 (October 2)
Rihanna invites you to Savage X Fenty Show Vol. 2, 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. Travis Scott, Rosalia, Bad Bunny, Lizzo, Cara Delevingne, Miguel, Bella Hadid, Normani, Willow Smith and many more. Available in UHD and HDR.
Chasing the Crown: Dreamers to Streamers (October 9)
Chasing the Crown: Dreamers to Streamers is the ultimate competition series for gamers. If you missed the Twitch livestream earlier this summer, now is the time to catch up! The series follows three aspiring Twitch gaming streamers as they compete to win amazing prizes, build their followings, and earn a coveted spot in the world-class Crown Cup tournament – the ultimate gaming achievement. But contestants won’t do it alone; each will be matched with an expert streamer who will act as a coach, showing them the ropes and helping to guide them as they battle it out to achieve their dream of becoming the next ultra-popular streaming phenomenon.
In Time (October 16)
In Time (2020), an intimate yet epic love story filmed over two decades, indomitable matriarch Fox Rich strives to raise her six sons and keep her family together as she fights for her husband’s release from the Louisiana State Penitentiary, commonly known as Angola. Available in HDR.
What the Constitution Means to Me (October 16)
Fifteen-year-old Heidi Schreck earned her college tuition by winning Constitutional debate competitions across the United States. In What the Constitution Means to Me – a hilarious, hopeful, and achingly human show – Heidi resurrects her teenage self in order to trace the profound relationship between four generations of women and the founding document that shaped their lives. Director Marielle Heller brings the acclaimed Broadway show to new life on film, marrying the electricity of live performance with a deeply cinematic intimacy.
Mirzapur Season 2 (October 23)
The world of Mirzapur has become more about power, politics, revenge and conspiracies. This season doesn’t stay confined to the violent world of Mirzapur. It takes us to the power corridors where a nexus between politics and criminals prevails. The women of Mirzapur have also become bolder and they will not hesitate in using any means to achieve their goals. Who will win in the end? Is there any one left to challenge the Tripathis? The canvas gets bigger this season, but the rules remain the same – without spilling blood you won’t survive here!
The Challenge: ETA (October 30)
The Challenge: ETA is an eight-episode documentary series about the Guardia Civil’s fight against the Basque terrorist band ETA. A fight that lasted for half a century, until the dissolution of the band and its definitive renunciation of weapons. The Challenge: ETA is an ambitious production that aims to mark a milestone in this important episode of the recent history of Spain.
Truth Seekers (October 30)
Co-created by Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, Truth Seekers is an eight-part supernatural comedy series about a group of part-time paranormal investigators who team up to uncover and film ghost sightings across the UK, sharing their adventures on an online channel for all to see. However, as they stake out haunted churches, underground bunkers and abandoned hospitals with their array of homemade ghost-detecting gizmos, their supernatural experiences grow more frequent, more terrifying and even deadly, as they begin to uncover a deeper conspiracy. Available in UHD and HDR.
Sons of the Soil (October TBA)
As Kabaddi’s popularity explodes across India with the rise of Pro Kabaddi League, Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan who owns the PKL team – Jaipur Pink Panthers is determined to go for the winning title after 6 seasons of not being able to make a mark in the league. New series Sons of the Soil follows Bachchan as he gambles on a talented but young and inexperienced group of players in his quest to win season 7 of Kabaddi’s biggest competition.
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Black Box (October 6)
Directed by Emmanuel Osei-Kuffour Jr. and script by Osei-Kuffour Jr. and Stephen Herman, Black Box (2020) stars Mamoudou, Phylicia Rashad, Amanda Christine, Tosin Morohunfola, Charmaine Bingwa and Troy James. After losing his wife and his memory in a car accident, a single father undergoes an agonizing experimental treatment that causes him to question who he really is. Executive produced by Jason Blum, Jay Ellis, Aaron Bergman, Lisa Bruce, Marci Wiseman, Jeremy Gold, Mynette Louie and William Marks. Available in HDR.
The Lie (October 6)
The Lie (2020) is written and directed by Veena Sud, and stars Mireille Enos, Peter Sarsgaard and Joey King. When their teenaged daughter confesses to impulsively killing her best friend, two desperate parents attempt to cover up the horrific crime, leading them into a complicated web of lies and deception. Produced by Alix Madigan-Yorkin, Christopher Tricarico, and Jason Blum. Executive produced by Howard Green, Kim Hodgert, Jeanette Volturno, Couper Samuelson and Aaron Barnett. Available in HDR.
Evil Eye (October 13)
Based off the award-winning, best-selling Audible Original production from writer Madhuri Shekar, Evil Eye (2020) is directed by Elan Dassani and Rajeev Dassani, and stars Sarita Choudhury, Sunita Mani, Omar Maskati and Bernard White. A seemingly perfect romance turns into a nightmare when a mother becomes convinced her daughter’s new boyfriend has a dark connection to her own past. Executive produced by Jason Blum, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Lisa Bruce, Marci Wiseman, Jeremy Gold, Guy Stodel, Anjula Acharia, Emilia Lapenta and Kate Navin. Available in HDR.
Nocturne (October 13)
Nocturne (2020) is written and directed by Zu Quirke in her breakout feature debut. Starring Sydney Sweeney, Madison Iseman, Jacques Colimon and Ivan Shaw. Inside the halls of an elite arts academy, a timid music student begins to outshine her more accomplished and outgoing twin sister when she discovers a mysterious notebook belonging to a recently deceased classmate. Executive produced by Jason Blum, Lisa Bruce, Marci Wiseman, Jeremy Gold, Matthew Myers and Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly. Available in HDR.
Prime Video October 2020 Schedule
Sons of the Soil – Amazon Original Series: Season 1
Available October 1
30 Days Of Night (2007)
A Knight’s Tale (2001)
Battlefield Earth (2000)
Blood Ties (2014)
Drugstore Cowboy (1989)
Eight Millimeter (1999)
Funny Girl (1968)
Girl, Interrupted (1999)
Guess Who (2005)
John Carpenter’s Vampires (1998)
Kindred Spirits (2020)
La Sucursal (2019)
Madea’s Big Happy Family (2011)
National Security (2003)
Next Level (2019)
Noose For A Gunman (1960)
Quantum Of Solace (2008)
Raging Bull (1980)
Señorita Justice (2004)
Southside With You (2016)
Thanks For Sharing (2013)
The Big Hit (1998)
The Da Vinci Code (2006)
The Departed (2006)
The Gambler Wore A Gun (1961)
The Grudge 3 (2009)
The Mask Of Zorro (1998)
The Mothman Prophecies (2002)
The Pianist (2003)
The Wedding Planner (2001)
Triumph Of The Spirit (1989)
1992: Berlusconi Rising: Season 1 (Topic)
40 & Single: Season 1 (Urban Movie Channel)
America’s Great Divide: From Obama to Trump: Season 1 (PBS Documentaries)
Cisco Kid: Season (Best Westerns Ever)
Cities of the Underworld: Season 1 (HISTORY Vault)
Cold Case Files Classic: Season 1 (A&E Crime Central)
Get Shorty: Seasons 1-3
Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror (Shudder)
Liar: Season 1 (Sundance Now)
Mrs. Wilson: Season 1 (PBS Masterpiece)
Mystery Road: Season 1 (Acorn TV)
PNS Kids: Spooky Stories!: Season 1 (PBS Kids)
Tales of Tomorrow: Season 1 (Best TV Ever)
The Great British Baking Show: Season 1 (PBS Living)
The Loudest Voice: Season 1 (Showtime)
Thou Shalt Not Kill: Season 1 (PBS Masterpiece)
Available October 2
Bug Diaries Halloween Special – Amazon Original Special
Savage X Fenty Show. Vol. 2 – Amazon Original Special
Available October 6
Black Box – Amazon Original Movie (2020)
The Lie – Amazon Original Movie (2020)
The Transporter Refueled (2015)
Mr. Robot: Season 4
Available October 8
Available October 9
Terminator: Dark Fate (2019)
Chasing the Crown: Dreamers to Streamers – Amazon Original Series
Available October 10
Jack And Jill (2011)
Available October 13
Evil Eye – Amazon Original Movie (2020)
Nocturne – Amazon Original Movie (2020)
Available October 14
A Most Beautiful Thing (2020)
Available October 15
Halal Love Story (2020)
Playing With Fire (2019)
Available October 16
Time – Amazon Original Movie (2020)
What the Constitution Means to Me – Amazon Original Special
Available October 21
Cyrano, My Love (2019)
Available October 23
Mirzapur – Amazon Original Series: Season 2
Available October 26
What To Expect When You’re Expecting (2012)
Available October 27
Battle Los Angeles (2011)
Available October 29
Soorarai Pottru (2020)
Available October 30
Truth Seekers – Amazon Original Series: Season 1
Available October 31
I’ll See You In My Dreams (2015)
Available for Purchase or Rent
Available October 2
12 Hour Shift (2020)
Available October 6
Happy Halloween, Scooby-Doo! (2020)
Available October 9
The Doorman (2020)
Available October 11
Ben 10 vs The Universe: The Movie (2020)
Available October 13
Batman: Death in the Family (2020)
Available October 16
Love and Monsters (2020)
The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019)
Available October 27
The Craft (2020)