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    64 Of The Best Movies To Stream On Amazon Prime Video In October

    Atonement, Die Hard, My Name Is Pauli Murray, and more great titles you'll want to stream this month.

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    1. (500) Days of Summer (2009)

    Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Zooey Deschanel stare at each other at dinner

    2. Anaconda (1997)

    Jennifer Lopez bathes in a river

    3. Annette (2021)

    Adam Driver wears sunglasses in the back of a van

    4. Arrival (2016)

    Amy Adams putting on an orange hazmat suit

    5. *Atonement (2006)

    James McAvoy and Keira Knightley sit at a dinner table

    6. *The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2012)

    Maggie Smith puts a letter in a box

    7. The Big Sick (2017)

    Kumail Nanjiani and Zoe Kazan talk

    8. Bottle Shock (2008)

    Alan Rickman looks at a mason jar full of wine while Chris Pine looks on

    9. Brittany Runs a Marathon (2019)

    Jillian Bell runs down the street

    10. Burn After Reading (2008)

    Brad Pitt (with a nose bleed) and Frances McDormand sit in leather chairs

    11. Burning (2018)

    Yoo Ah-In, Jeon Jong-seo, and Steven Yeun watch a sunset from a back porch

    12. *Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)

    Robert Redford, Katharine Ross, and Paul Newman sit on a fountain in cowboy apparel

    13. Climax (2018)

    Romain Guillermic, Sharleen Temple, Gizelle Palmer, Sarah Bella, Lea Vlamos, and Sofia Boutella all dance in a circle

    14. Clockwatchers (1998)

    Jamie Kennedy, Parker Posey, Toni Collettte, Lisa Kudrow, Alanna Ubach, and Debra Jo Rupp all stare at something off camera

    15. Closer (2004)

    Julia Roberts and Jude Law look at a piece of artwork

    16. Cold War (2018)

    Tomasz Kot and Joanna Kulig lean against each other on the floor of a bathroom

    17. *Die Hard (1988)

    Bruce Willis climbs through an air duct with a lighter

    18. Do the Right Thing (1989)

    Spike Lee stands with a a pizza box talking to Danny Aiello

    19. *Duplicity (2009)

    Julia Roberts and Paul Giamatti stare at each other

    20. Everybody's Talking About Jamie (2021)

    Max Harwood stands with a garment bag over his arm

    21. The Farewell (2019)

    Awkwafina leans on Zhao Shuzhen's shoulder at the dinner table

    22. Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)

    Robert Romanus and Sean Penn check out at a record store

    23. *Fight Club (1999)

    Brad Pitt talks with Edward Norton

    24. Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)

    Mila Kunis and Jason Segel wearing tropical clothes

    25. *Get Shorty (1995)

    John Travolta and Rene Russo talk with Danny DeVito on sofas

    26. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (2011)

    Rooney Mara reads a newspaper

    27. *The Graduate (1967)

    Dustin Hoffman talks with Anne Bancroft over a drink

    28. The House Bunny (2008)

    Tyson Ritter talks to Emma Stone and Anna Faris at a party

    29. In Bruges (2008)

    Brendan Gleeson points a gun at Colin Farrell, who points a gun at his own head

    30. In Her Shoes (2005)

    Cameron Diaz and Toni Collette hold drinks at a party

    31. Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

    Oscar Isaac stands up against a car that Garrett Hedlund is in

    32. Jack and Jill (2011)

    Adam Sandler dressed as a woman rides in a car with Adam Sandler dressed as a man

    33. Jennifer's Body (2009)

    Megan Fox stands in front of a burning building

    34. The Kids Are All Right (2010)

    Josh Hutcherson, Julianne Moore, Annette Bening, and Mia Wasikowska sit around the dinner table

    35. Knives Out (2019)

    Daniel Craig speaks while Ana de Armas sits on a knife chair behind him

    36. The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019)

    Jonathan Majors and Jimmie Fails stand on the roof of a house

    37. *The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou (2004)

    Michael Gambon, Willem Dafoe, Bill Murray, Anjelica Huston, Jeff Goldblum, Matthew Gray Gubler, and Waris Ahluwalia all walk together wearing blue outfits and red beanies

    38. The Lighthouse (2019)

    Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson stand outside a lighthouse

    39. Manchester by the Sea (2016)

    Case Affleck and Lucas Hedges walk down a road

    40. Midsommar (2019)

    Florence Pugh crying with a bunch of women surrounding her

    41. *My Name Is Pauli Murray (2021)

    Pauli Murray sits at hr desk writing

    42. One Night in Miami (2020)

    Leslie Odom Jr. performs as Sam Cooke

    43. Pride (2014)

    Imelda Staunton and Andrew Scott talk in a doorway

    44. *Prometheus (2012)

    Noomi Rapace wears an astronaut suit and carries a flashlight

    45. *Raising Arizona (1987)

    Holly Hunter, dressed in a police uniform, sits beside Nicolas Cage

    46. Rear Window (1954)

    Grace Kelly and James Stewart look out a window with a pair of binoculars

    47. Revolutionary Road (2008)

    Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio get cozy and laugh on a couch

    48. Romeo + Juliet (1996)

    Leonardo Di Caprio dressed as a knight kisses Claire Danes dressed like an angel

    49. *Rugrats Go Wild (2003)

    Angelica Pickles and Debbie Thornberry ride together in the back of a van

    50. Shooter (2007)

    Mark Wahlberg aims a gun

    51. Short Term 12 (2013)

    Brie Larson sits beside LaKeith Stanfield

    52. Sideways (2004)

    Paul Giamatti and Thomas Haden Church drink wine

    53. The Social Network (2010)

    Justin Timberlake and Jesse Eisenberg sit on a couch

    54. Sound of Metal (2019)

    Riz Ahmed plays the drums shirtless

    55. The Souvenir (2019)

    Honor Swinton Byrne laughs with a birthday cake in front of her

    56. Stop Making Sense (1984)

    Tina Weymouth and David Byrne perform on stace

    57. Sunset Boulevard (1950)

    Gloria Swanson descends a staircase full of people

    58. *Taken (2008)

    Liam Neeson shoots a gun from behind a car door

    59. *Thank You for Smoking (2006)

    J.K. Simmons and Aaron Eckhart sit on a board room table

    60. Time (2020)

    Fox Rich sits at her desk

    61. The Tomorrow War (2021)

    Chris Pratt, Edwin Hodge, and Sam Richardson aim guns

    62. Traffic (2000)

    Topher Grae sits with a drink on a leather sofa

    63. Vertigo (1958)

    James Stewart hands Kim Novak a teacup

    64. *Wanderlust (2012)

    Jennifer Aniston and Paul Rudd sit around a campfire with Lauren Ambrose, Jordan Peele, Justin Theroux, Malin Akerman, Kerri Kenney, and Kathryn Hahn

    * Denotes title that has been newly added to Amazon Prime for October.

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