10 Best Movies on Amazon Prime in India

Mahendra Gowda  
Top 10 best movies on Amazon Prime

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Prime Video also marketed as Amazon Prime Video, is an American Internet video on demand service that is developed, owned, and operated by Amazon. It offers television shows and films for rent or purchase and Prime Video, a selection of Amazon Studios original content and licensed acquisitions included in the Amazon's Prime subscription


In India you can sign up for monthly or one-year Prime membership, by visiting www.amazon.in/prime. You will be charged Rs. 129 per month or Rs. 999 per year for the Prime membership.

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10.PRISONERS

Jake Gyllenhaal from prisoners

   Prisoners, the new film from Canadian director Denis Villeneuve (Polytechnique), is a top notch nail-biting crime-drama that is as good a theatre as modern Hollywood has the ability to produce.
   Hugh Jackman and Maria Bello play the parental figures of the Dover family. They are your average hard-working blue-collar family who begin their story by visiting neighbours Franklin and Nancy Birch (Terrence Howard and Viola Davis) for a Thanksgiving dinner. The Franklins and the Dover's each have two children, the youngest of which (Anna and Joy) head out from their home on a November afternoon to play only to mysteriously disappear.

IMDb Rating: 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%

9.ORPHAN

Vera Farmiga from Orphan

   Orphan is a 2009 psychological horror film directed by Jaume Collet-Serra and written by David Leslie Johnson from a story by Alex Mace. The film stars Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard, Isabelle Fuhrman, C. C. H. Pounder and Jimmy Bennett. The plot centers on a couple who, after the death of their unborn child, adopt a mysterious nine-year-old girl.
     The film is an international co-production between the United States, Canada, Germany and France. It was produced by Joel Silver and Susan Downey of Dark Castle Entertainment, and Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson Killoran of Appian Way Productions. Principal photography for the film took place in Canada, in the cities of St. Thomas, Toronto, Port Hope, and Montreal.

IMDb Rating: 6.9
Rotten Tomatoes: 56%

8.THEERAN

Karthi from theeran

   Theeran or simply Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru is a 2017 Indian Tamil-language action thriller film written and directed by H. Vinoth and produced by S. R. Prakashbabu and S. R. Prabhu of Dream Warrior Pictures. The story is based on true events from the Operation Bawaria case, which involved the nefarious activity of dacoits and its eventual containment by Tamil Nadu police. Karthi and Rakul Preet Singh play the lead roles in this movie, while Abhimanyu Singh played the prime antagonist. The film was released on 17 November 2017. Karthi received Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor South and nominated Filmfare Award for Best Actor Tamil.

IMDb Rating: 8.2
Rotten Tomatoes: N/A

7.DASHING DETECTIVE

vishal from Dashing Detective

   Dashing Detectivealso known as Detective Kaniyan Poongundran is on the lookout for a challenging case. His prayers are answered before long, as a kid approaches him to solve his pet's bizarre death. The dog, a Pomeranian, is killed by a 9mm bullet. Poongundran senses that things aren't as simple as they seem and sets out to investigate with his trusted sidekick Mano in row.

IMDb Rating: 7.5
Rotten Tomatoes: N/A

6.THE PRESTIGE

Hugh Jackman from The prestige

   The Prestige The Prestige is a 2006 psychological thriller film directed by Christopher Nolan and written by Nolan and his brother Jonathan, based on the 1995 novel of the same name by Christopher Priest. It follows Robert Angier and Alfred Borden, rival stage magicians in London at the end of the 19th century. Obsessed with creating the best stage illusion, they engage in competitive one-upmanship, with fatal results.
      The film stars Hugh Jackman as Robert Angier, Christian Bale as Alfred Borden, and David Bowie as Nikola Tesla.The film was released on October 20, 2006, receiving positive reviews and a moderate box office success, and received Academy Award nominations for Best Cinematography and Best Art Direction.

IMDb Rating: 8.5
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%

5.D-16(Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru)

Rahman from D-16

   D-16 also known as Dhuruvangal Pathinaaruis a 2016 Indian Tamil-language neo-noir crime thriller film written and directed by Karthick Naren, and starring Rahman. Featuring a predominantly new cast and crew, the film went on to gain positive reviews from film critics as well becoming a sleeper hit.The film completed its 100 days on April 6, 2017. The film was remade in Kannada as Aa Drushya (2019) starring V. Ravichandran.

IMDb Rating: 8.4
Rotten Tomatoes: N/A

4.WAZIR

Farhan Akhtar and Amitabh Bachchan from wazir

   Waziris a 2016 Indian Hindi-language action thriller film directed by Bejoy Nambiar and produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra. Written and edited by Abhijat Joshi and Chopra, the film stars Farhan Akhtar and Amitabh Bachchan in the lead roles alongside Aditi Rao Hydari, Manav Kaul and Neil Nitin Mukesh. John Abraham makes a special appearance. The film's dialogue and additional dialogue were written by Abhijeet Deshpande and Gazal Dhaliwal, respectively.
    The music was composed by several artists including Shantanu Moitra, Ankit Tiwari, Advaita, Prashant Pillai, Rochak Kohli and Gaurav Godkhindi, with the background score composed by Rohit Kulkarni. Sanu Varghese served as the film's cinematographer. Based on the original story by Chopra, Wazir follows the story of a suspended Anti-Terrorism Squad officer who be friends a chess player who is a wheelchair user.

IMDb Rating: 7.1
Rotten Tomatoes: 56%

3.THE RAID 2

Iku Uwais from The raid 2

   The Raid 2a 2014 Indonesian action crime film written, directed and edited by the Welsh filmmaker Gareth Evans. It is the sequel to the 2011 film The Raid and stars Iko Uwais, Arifin Putra, Oka Antara, Tio Pakusadewo, Alex Abbad, Julie Estelle, Ryuhei Matsuda, Kenichi Endo, and Kazuki Kitamura. The film was released in the United States and Canada by Sony Pictures Classics on 28 March 2014.

IMDb Rating: 8.0
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%

2.THE RAID:REDEMPTION

Iko Uwais from The raid redemption

   The Raid:Redemption is a 2011 Indonesian action film written, directed and edited by Gareth Evans. The film stars Iko Uwais, who previously worked with Evans in another action film, Merantau, released in 2009. In the film, an elite squad is tasked to infiltrate a high-rise building run by a ruthless drug lord located in the slums of Jakarta; among them is Rama, a rookie member of the team.

IMDb Rating: 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%

1.FIGHT CLUB

Brad pitt and Edward Norton from Fight Club

     Fight Club is a 1999 American film directed by David Fincher and starring Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, and Helena Bonham Carter. It is based on the 1996 novel of the same name by Chuck Palahniuk. Norton plays the unnamed narrator, who is discontented with his white-collar job. He forms a "fight club" with soap salesman Tyler Durden (Pitt), and becomes embroiled in a relationship with him and a destitute woman, Marla Singer (Bonham Carter).
      Palahniuk's novel was optioned by Fox 2000 Pictures producer Laura Ziskin, who hired Jim Uhls to write the film adaptation. Fincher was selected because of his enthusiasm for the story.

IMDb Rating: 8.8
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%