October is here, fall is in full swing, and most importantly, the main string of weekends with award-contending films has finally begun. Between the excellent horror that comes naturally with Halloween’s looming presence and the awards races that are beginning to take form, October is always a great time for movies, and this year doesn’t look like it’ll be any different.
With that said, it probably isn’t realistic for you to spend every day at your local theater watching every single release in hopes of finding the winners. You likely have a job, and other life commitments besides movies, so you’re faced with the daunting task of deciding which films are worth your time and money this month.
In order to help you make up your mind, I’ve put together this list of 5 must-see films releasing over the course of October. There are certainly some other quality films hitting theaters, but these are the 5 that you need to make sure that you don’t miss.
So without any further ado, read on for our list of 5 movies to see in October.