New movies and TV series in October 2021
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A year after Amazon first launched the Welcome to the Blumhouse concept, the series is back with four spooky new feature films just in time for Halloween. The streamer is also launching a rebooted series based on the 1990s horror franchise. i know what you did last summer.
In terms of archive releases, horror unsurprisingly plays a big part in the October calendar. It’s all about Aardman family adventure Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit thrilling slasher-comedy from Happy Day of the Dead 2U and the intense and intelligent scares of director’s second feature Jordan Peele We.
Here are all the new stuff you can expect to see on Amazon Prime Video UK in October …
Welcome to Blumhouse: Bingo Hell / Black as Night (October 1st)
The first double bill of the new Amazon quartet Welcome to the Blumhouse movies should begin the month on the streaming platform. Bingo hell sees an elderly person fighting a businessman who has taken over a bingo hall, while members of his community are brutally killed. Action-horror output Black as the night, meanwhile, pits a teenage girl against vampires in New Orleans.
Justin Bieber: Our World (October 8)
Justin Bieber: Our World shines the spotlight on the Canadian pop star during the events of the COVID-19 pandemic, during which he was preparing his return to the stage. The 27-year-old played his first live concert in three years on New Years Eve 2020 in front of a guest audience, with fans watching via an internet stream. Michael D. Ratner’s documentary follows Bieber and his team as they prepare for the big day, juggling multiple health protocols.
Welcome to Blumhouse: Madres / Le Manoir (October 8)
Located in the 1970s, Madres follows an American-Mexican couple – Beto (Tenoch Huerta) and Diana (Ariana Guerra) – as they move to a small town in California and uncover a dark secret. The manor, meanwhile, turns a gothic tale in an assisted living facility for the elderly. The latter is helmed by Axelle Carolyn, who directed an episode of the new season of american horror story, as well as a segment of the brilliant anthology Halloween tales.
After we fell (October 22)
Josephine Langford and Hero Fiennes Tiffin return for this third entry in the After franchise, shot a year ago alongside the upcoming fourth film After always happy. This time, Langford’s character Tessa sees her life fall apart, especially when Hardin (Tiffin) discovers the secret she’s been keeping from him.
The Walking Dead: The World Beyond (weekly from October 4)
Focusing on a group of teenagers facing the zombie apocalypse, this spin-off from The walking dead is back for his second and final season. Set in Nebraska, it features the usual cocktail of good and bad humans, struggling to survive in the face not only of the zombie threat, but the threat posed by other equally desperate people as well.
i know what you did last summer (weekly from October 15)
This revived version of the 1990s horror franchise i know what you did last summer counts James Wan among its executive producers and feature films Jumanji star Madison Iseman in her lead role. Much like in previous versions of the story, it follows a group of friends targeted by a serial killer, apparently in revenge for a death they covered up a year earlier.
Maradona: Blessed Dream (October 29)
Just like the ongoing comedy series Young Rock stars several actors playing Dwayne Johnson at different stages of his life and career, this Spanish series sees several people in the shoes of iconic Argentine footballer Diego Maradona. It’s already been renewed for a second season of 10 more episodes, so there’s obviously still plenty of Maradona’s life to explore.
Other movies and series to watch on Amazon Prime Video in October
The Bernie Mac Show (S1-5)
big daddy (1999)
Ghost in the shell (2017)
Happy Day of the Dead 2U (2019)
Watch: Trailer for Happy Day of the Dead 2U
The Hunter: The Winter War (2016)
My great greek wedding 2 (2016)
My wife and children (S1-5)
Sabrina the Teenage Witch (S1-7)
Shark story (2004)
Spider Man (2002)
Watch: Horror Movie Trailer We
Bring down the house (2003)
Fear the living dead (S6)
Italian work (1969)
Sister act (1992)
Sister Act 2: Back to the habit (1993)
First year (2009)
The goldfinch (2019)
Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)
Wild mountain thyme (2020)
Central intelligence (2016)
Crimson woodpecker (2015)
It: chapter two (2019)
Watch: Trailer for it chapter two