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20 Of The Best Films On Amazon Prime In Ireland Right Now

20 Of The Best Films On Amazon Prime In Ireland Right Now

In the depths of Amazon Prime's vaults are plenty of films worth your time. We've picked out 20 of the best films on Amazon Prime in  Ireland which are available to stream at the moment. They range in genre from crime thrillers to science fiction to comedy.

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The best films on Amazon Prime Video in Ireland

Rocky

Year: 1976

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Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young

Plot:

A small-time boxer gets a supremely rare chance to fight a heavyweight champion in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.

Rating: 8.1 (IMDB)

Parasite

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Year: 2019

Cast: Song Kang-Ho, Lee Sun-kyun, Cho Yeo-jeong

Plot:

Greed and class discrimination threaten the newly formed symbiotic relationship between the wealthy Park family and the destitute Kim clan.

Rating: 8.6 (IMDB)

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Dating Amber

Year: 2020

Cast: Fionn O'Shea, Lola Petticrew, Sharon Horgan

Plot:

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Two school friends decide to start a pretend straight relationship in an effort to fit in.

Rating: 7 (IMDB)

Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

Year: 2020

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Cast: Sacha Baron Cohen, Maria Bakalova, Tom Hanks

Plot:

Follow-up film to the 2006 comedy centering on the real-life adventures of a fictional Kazakh television journalist named Borat.

Rating: 6.7 (IMDB)

Fight Club

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Year: 1999

Cast: Ed Norton, Brad Pitt, Helena Bonham Carter

Plot:

Discontented with his capitalistic lifestyle, a depressed man meets a soap salesman and forms an underground fight club. The project becomes something much more.

Rating: 8.8 (IMDB)

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Straight Outta Compton

Year: 2015

Cast: O'Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell

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Plot:

The rap group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood.

Rating: 7.8 (IMDB)

Gone Girl

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Year: 2014

Cast: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris

Plot:

With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.

Rating: 8.1 (IMDB)

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Year: 2019

Cast: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Omid Memar, Aylin Tezel

Plot:

When terrorists try to seize control of a Berlin-Paris flight, a soft-spoken American co-pilot struggles to save the lives of the passengers and crew while forging a surprising connection with one of the hijackers.

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Rating: 6.3 (IMDB)

Nowhere Boy

Year: 2009

Cast: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Anne-Marie Duff, Kristin Scott Thomas, Thomas Brodie Sangster

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Plot:

A chronicle of John Lennon's first years, focused mainly in his adolescence and his relationship with his stern aunt Mimi, who raised him, and his absentee mother Julia, who re-entered his life at a crucial moment in his young life.

Rating: 7.1 (IMDB)

Short Term 12

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Year: 2013

Cast: Brie Larson, Frantz Turner, John Gallagher Jr.

Plot:

A 20-something supervising staff member of a residential treatment facility navigates the troubled waters of that world alongside her co-worker and longtime boyfriend.

Rating: 8.0(IMDB)

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Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

Year: 2011

Cast: Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy, Colin Firth

Plot:

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Set in the 1970s, Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy finds George Smiley (Gary Oldman), a recently retired MI6 agent, doing his best to adjust to a life outside the secret service.
However, when a disgraced agent reappears with information concerning a mole at the heart of the Circus, Smiley is drawn back into the murky field of espionage.

Rating: 7 (IMDB)

1917

Year: 2020

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Cast: Dean-Charles Chapman, George MacKay, Daniel Mays

Plot:

April 6th, 1917. As a regiment assembles to wage war deep in enemy territory, two soldiers are assigned to race against time and deliver a message that will stop 1,600 men from walking straight into a deadly trap.

Rating: 8.3 (IMDB)

What We Do In The Shadows

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Year: 2014

Cast: Taika Waititi, Jemaine Clement, Jonny Brugh

Plot:

Viago, Deacon and Vladislav are vampires who are finding that modern life has them struggling with the mundane - like paying rent, keeping up with the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs and overcoming flatmate conflicts.

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Rating: 7.7 (IMDB)

The Founder

Year: 2016

Cast: Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman, John Carroll Lynch

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Plot:

Michael Keaton delivers a powerhouse performance in the outrageous true story of Ray Kroc, the charismatic, ruthlessly ambitious entrepreneur who turned the McDonald brothers' roadside burger joint into a multi-billion dollar fast-food empire.

Rating: 7.2 (IMDB)

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Palm Springs

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Year: 2020

Cast: Andy Samberg, Cristin Milioti, JK Simmons,

Plot:

Stuck in a time loop, two wedding guests develop a budding romance while living the same day over and over again.

Rating: 7.4 (IMDB)

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Monster

Year: 2003

Cast: Charlize Theron, Christina Ricci, Bruce Dern

Plot:

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The true story of Aileen Wuornos (Theron), a woman with a tortured past who turns to prostitution for money, and who eventually turned her anger into a motive for murder, becoming one of America's most infamous serial killers.

Rating: 7.3 (IMDB)

What's Eating Gilbert Grape

Year: 1993

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Cast: Johnny Depp, Leonardo DiCaprio, Juliette Lewis

Plot:

A young man in a mid-western town struggles to care for his mentally-disabled younger brother and morbidly obese mother while attempting to pursue his own happiness. (IMDB)

Rating: 7.8 (IMDB)

Margin Call

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Year: 2012

Cast: Zachary Quinto, Stanley Tucci, Kevin Spacey

Plot:

The key players at an investment bank become entangled during 24 hours in the early stages of the 2008 financial crisis.

Rating: 7.1 (IMDB)

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The Revenant

Year: 2015

Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter

Plot:

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A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the 1820s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team.

Rating: 8.0 (IMDB)

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Year: 2014

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Cast: Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Ed Norton, Emma Stone

Plot:

A washed-up superhero actor attempts to revive his fading career by writing, directing, and starring in a Broadway production.

Rating: 7.7 (IMDB)

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