Netflix just launched The Guilty, and Sony gave us Venom: Let There Be Carnage with the right amount of thrill at the end. But there are others that you should watch this month. From the pages of Dopesick to Daniel Craig’s No Time To Die, October of 2021 is filled with thriller movies and series. Try to keep up with the non-stop roller-coaster of thrillers this month as we’ve brought you a list of the must-watch thriller movies of October 2021. Take a look:
8. THE MANY SAINTS OF NEWARK (OCT 1)
Director: Alan Taylor
Cast: Ray Liotta, Michael Gandolfini, Vera Farmiga, Jon Bernthal, Joey Diaz, Billy Magnussen, Alessandro Nivola, Gabriella Piazza, Michaela De Rossi, David Chase & Sasha Morfaw.
This movie is the prequel to the popular crime show of the 2000s. The Sopranos was a pretty successful TV show and has grown popular in the last two decades. After heavy demand from its fans, the creators have finally released this movie which follows the lead of the show, Tony Soprano’s childhood. The movie has been released so be sure to check it out if you haven’t already.
7. TITANE (OCT 1)
Director: Julia Ducournau
Cast: Agatha Rouselle, Vincent London, Garance Marillier, Dominique Frot, Mehdi Rahim-Silvioli, Anais Fabre, Lais Salameh, Myriem Akheddiou, Bertrand Bonello & Nathalie Boyer.
Though Titane premiered at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year, it is now being released in the theatres for the public. From the looks of the trailer, it seems that the movie will be filler with violence and thrills with a scoop of mystery and shocking revelations. The movie has won the Palme D’Or, so this movie must be in your to-do list this week.
6. NO TIME TO DIE
Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga
Cast: Daniel Craig, Rami Malek, Lashana Lynch, Lea Seydoux, Christoph Waltz, Ana de Armas, David Dencik, Billy Magnussen, Dali Benssalah, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw & Naomie Harris.
As a new threat surfaces, millions of lives are endangered. Once retired James Bond is forced back into the life of spies. This movie will mark the end of an era as Daniel Craig takes up the mantle of 007 for the last time. He has been playing this character since 2006’s Casino Royale. The movie was postponed multiple times before finally releasing earlier this month. If you are a fan of Bond, make sure to watch it (if you haven’t already).
5. DOPESICK (OCT 13)
Director: Barry Levinson
Cast: Michael Keaton, Peter Sarsgaard, Michael Stuhlbarg, Will Poulter, John Hoogenakker, Kaitlyn Dever, Rosario Dawson, Phillipa Soo & Jake McDorman.
Dopesick explores America’s opioids problem. From the drugs moving through the cartel, to pharma companies under the DEA’s noses, this movie has it all. The movie is based on the novel Dopesick by Beth Macy. The movie will be released for streaming on Hulu from Oct 13.
4. YOU: SEASON 3 (OCT 15)
Cast: Penn Badgley, Victoria Pedretti, Elizabeth Lail, Ambyr Childers, Jenna Ortega, Shay Mitchell, Carmela Zumbado, James Scully, Scott Speedman, John Stamos, Tati Gabrielle & Luca Padovan.
You is one of the best thrillers on Netflix. Ever since the release of its first season back in 2018, the series has grown very popular among viewers. The last season ended with Joe getting the girl and the baby, but is this enough for him? Brace yourselves as he takes you on a ride in this thrilling show. Have “You” canceled everything for Oct 15?
3. THE LAST DUEL (OCT 15)
Director: Ridley Scott
Cast: Jodie Comer, Matt Damon, Adam Driver, Ben Affleck, Caoimhe O’Malley, Alex Lawther, Nathaniel Parker, Harriet Walter, Michael McElhatton, Zoé Bruneau & Clare Dunne.
Based in the medieval setting, the thriller movie follows the lives of Marguerite de Carrouges, her husband, Jean de Carrouges, and Jacque LeGris. Marguerite accuses Jacque of assaulting her and it is now upon Jean to defend her honor by challenging Jacque in a duel. You can watch The Last Duel in theatres next week.
2. I KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER (OCT 15)
Cast: Madison Iseman, Brianne Tju, Ashley Moore, Brooke Bloom, Bill Heck, Fiona Rene & Cassie Beck.
I Know What You Did Last Summer was a classic hit among the people, back in 1997. The movie aged very well as it was just the right amount of thrill and horror. For its fans, the movie is getting a reboot on the OTT platform of Amazon Prime Video. The plot will be almost the same with some minor changes along the way. Save the date for this amazing thriller in town.
1. LAST NIGHT IN SOHO (OCT 29)
Director: Edgar Wright
Cast: Anya Taylor-Joy, Thomasin McKenzie, Matt Smith, Jessie Mei Li, Oliver Phelps, James Phelps, Diana Rigg, Terrence Stamp, Synnove Karlsen, Margaret Nolan, Rita Tushingham & Michael Ajao.
After making movies like Scott Pilgrim vs. The World and Baby Driver, Edgar Wright is back with another thrill. This movie will be based around an aspiring fashion designer jumping from present times to the ’60s, as she faces the problems of a glamorous life of a singer.
If you enjoy watching thrillers, October should be your new favorite month. Vacant your schedule and make room for these amazing thrillers hitting the town this month. Comment what movie or TV Show are you most excited about.