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Must-See Movies This October

By Bella Ramdhanie - 01 Oct 2017

Must-See Movies This October

October is here and Halloween season is upon us! Trick-or-treating and dressing up aren’t the only things to look forward to this month—grab that popcorn and get ready to settle into the October is also a month of an intense, spooky line-up of films as well as the classic rom-com and we could not be more excited!

Here’s a round-up of the must-see movies this October.


4th October 2018

Start the month of movies strong with Beast directed by Michael Pearce. Beast is a story a young woman who builds the strength and courage to flee from her oppressive household from the help of a man who she had recently met. Little did she know that this man is under suspicion for the murder cases around town and she will do whatever it takes to protect his name.


4th October 2018

You can never go wrong with some Marvel so say hello to the newest addition to the Marvel film collection, Venom. Starring Oscar-nominated actor and actress, Tom Hardy and Michelle Williams, this Spiderman spin-off is definitely one to watch. The team of producers includes the iconic Avi Arad who was behind the X-Men series and Fantastic Four just to name a few and it will be a biggie. Join the adventures ahead of Eddie Brock as he develops superpowers after becoming a host to an alien parasite.

A Star Is Born

18th October 2018

October doesn’t mean only scary movies are in store for us! A Star Is Born is one of the most highly anticipated musical romantic drama of the year. Not only will pop icon Lady Gaga be playing the female lead but Hollywood heartthrob Bradley Cooper will be directing, acting AND singing. Watch these two musicians love story go through its ups and downs as they face success in the spotlight which shines light on their true colours.

First Man

11th October 2018

Speaking of Hollywood heartthrobs, we couldn’t forget to mention this movie. First Man will be starring Ryan Gosling who wooed us over in his performance in The Notebook. This time, Ryan Gosling isn’t playing a heartless romantic. Instead, he’s taking on the big role of Neil R. Armstrong who was the first man to step foot on to the moon. The film has received positive reviews from movie critics around the world so be sure to include this one in your monthly movie agenda.

Bad Times At The El Royale

11th October 2018

From the writer and director of the fairly recent and iconic horror film Cabin In The Woods, Drew Goddard has come back with his new film, Bad Times At The El Royale. The story is about seven strangers who meet at an abandoned hotel near Lake Tahoe. Each person has a deep dark secret they are trying to bury but this proves to be less easy than they predicted.


18th October 2018

Here it is, the type of October movie you’ve all been waiting for. Just by judging from the title of the film, Halloween is an absolute must for anybody and everybody this month. Our fave mum from Freaky Friday, Jamie Lee Curtis will be playing the role of Laurie Strode. After surviving the attack from Michael Myers on Halloween night who was captured and locked up in an institution, Laurie lived a smooth life of 40 years. That is until Michael escapes to complete some unfinished business but this time, Laurie is ready for him.


October 25th

Most popular for her flawless performance as Susie Salmon from Lovely Bones, Saoirse Ronan is back with the highly anticipated film, Seagull. This drama film is based on the play written by Anton Chekhov. Join the film characters on their weekend away at the lakeside Russian estate and unpack a whole lot of issues that are related to love, drama and realisations of ways to live a more purposeful life.

Image Credit: A Star Is Born

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