Drama Movies On Netflix
The Lost Daughter
In a remote village in northern Sweden, a young mother named Anna is raising her daughter Linda in isolation. She has never revealed the identity of Linda's father and raised her to believe that she is an only child.
One day, Linda goes missing and Anna must confront the truth about herself and her daughter's identity.Lost daughter is one of the best movies to watch on Netflix right now! Read complete movie review of The Lost Daughter.
The original Django is a classic revenge tale, with Django (Jamie Foxx) seeking to rescue his wife from the evil clutches of Calvin Candie (Leonardo DiCaprio), a slave owner who buys and sells humans for profit.
Django’s quest is aided by his former slave master Dr. Schultz (Christoph Waltz), who teaches him how to use his knowledge of guns and explosives to help them on their journey.
The film also stars Samuel L. Jackson as Candie’s trusted house slave Stephen, Kerry Washington as Broomhilda, and Don Johnson as Big Daddy Bennett. Read full review of Django Unchained.
The Power Of The Dog
The Power of the Dog is a movie that deals with the story of two brothers. This movie is based on the novel written by Thomas Savage. Directed By Jane Campion, Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Kirsten Dunst, and Jesse Plemons.
The movie tells us about the life of two brothers who are both gangsters, they are related to each other through blood but they have different ideologies in life. Find the in detail movie review here.
Passing is a 2019 American drama film written and directed by Rebecca Hall. It is based on the novel Passing by Nella Larsen. The film stars Tessa Thompson, André Holland, Ruth Negga and Elisabeth Moss.
The story is set in Harlem in the 1920s when racism was rampant and racial passing was not unusual. As their affair unfolds, they discover that neither one is what she seems to be. Passing was the directorial debut of Rebecca Hall.
Big Fish directed by Tim Burton, and B based on Daniel Wallace's novel, the movie is a surrealist fantasy about love and loss, death and rebirth. Edward Bloom (Albert Finney) is dying, but his son (Billy Crudup) wants to hear the stories of his life one last time before he goes.
The problem is that Edward has told these stories so many times that they've become so fantastical that it's hard to tell what's real and what isn't. The film explores how we remember our loved ones and how these memories can change over time.
Hell or High Water
Hell or High Water is an American neo-western crime film directed by David Mackenzie and written by Taylor Sheridan. The film stars Chris Pine, Ben Foster, Jeff Bridges, and Gil Birmingham.
The film follows two brothers who carry out a series of bank robberies to save their family ranch, Mackenzie's idea for the film was inspired by actual news stories about Texas bank robbers in the 1980s who used automatic weapons to rob banks in towns with little police presence.
The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival on May 20, 2016. It received critical acclaim for its acting (particularly Pine and Foster's performances), story, direction, cinematography and musical score.
Any Given Sunday
Any Given Sunday is a 1999 American sports drama film directed by Oliver Stone. The film features a wonderful cast, including Al Pacino, Cameron Diaz, Jamie Foxx, James Woods, LL Cool J, Ann-Margret, Lauren Holly and Dennis Quaid.
In Any Given Sunday, coach Tony D'Amato (Al Pacino) of the Miami Sharks is in danger of losing his team to nepotism and corporate politics when he must deal with a new owner (Cameron Diaz).
The film's title comes from the traditional pre-game inspirational address made by coaches to their teams. The film got a drama rating of 7/10 on IMDb for its wonderful performance.
The Master is a 2012 American drama film written and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson and starring Joaquin Phoenix, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Amy Adams.
It tells the story of a charismatic intellectual (Hoffman) who creates a religious movement in the 1950s, after which he increasingly becomes dependent on drugs and isolated from his one true disciple (Phoenix).
The film was inspired by the life and writings of L. Ron Hubbard, founder of Scientology.
A feature film by Chaitanya Tamhane, The Disciple is a unique cinematic experience that will leave you in awe. It won the National Award for Best Feature Film in Marathi and was also chosen as India's entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards.
The film is about a struggling lawyer who takes up the case of an accused man who is accused of killing his wife.
Through this case, he learns about his own life and what it means to be human. Starring Aditya Modak, Arun Dravid and Sumitra Bhave.
Forrest Gump is a 1994 American epic historical drama film directed by Robert Zemeckis, written by Eric Roth, and starring Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, and Sally Field.
The film tells the story of Forrest Gump (Hanks), a simple man from Alabama who witnesses and participates in many of the defining moments of the 20th century including being present in the Oval Office as John F. Kennedy recites his infamous "Ich bin ein Berliner" speech in front of a portrait of Winston Churchill.
The film covers 30 years of U.S. history from the 1950s to the 1980s and follows Gump (Hanks) as he becomes an unlikely participant in several major historical events while maintaining an optimistic outlook on life. Can't neglect the amongst the best films 'Forrest Gump' is a must-watch.
Alfonso Cuarón's masterpiece is a visually stunning and emotionally raw portrait of life in Mexico City during the early 1970s.
The story unfolds against the backdrop of a political uprising, as seen through the eyes of a live-in maid for a family. Yalitza Aparicio stars as the nanny named Cleo, whose intimate bond with her employers—particularly their young son—provides the film's emotional core.
Roma won three Oscars at this year's Academy Awards, including Best Cinematography, Best Foreign Language Film, and Best Director. It also garnered Golden Globes for Best Motion Picture - Drama and Best Director.
High Flying Bird
Directed by Steven Soderbergh (Ocean's 11, The Knick) and written by Tarell Alvin McCraney (Moonlight), High Flying Bird is a timely sports drama that follows the story of Ray Burke (André Holland), a sports agent who gets caught up in one day of chaos at Madison Square Garden.
In the middle of an NBA lockout, Ray finds himself stuck in the middle of a bet between a powerful sports agent (Melvin Gregg) and a billionaire investor (Eddie Tavares).
As they fight over how to end the lockout, Ray finds himself caught between two sides as he tries to save his career and protect his family.
Action Movies On Netflix
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Ma Rainey's Black bottom
George C. Wolfe's film chronicles the turbulent life of Ma Rainey, a pioneering blues and gospel singer whose career spanned nearly 50 years. Writer-director George C.
Wolfe made his feature film debut with this drama based on August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize-winning play of the same name.
Viola Davis stars as the singer who rose from poverty to become one of the biggest stars of her time. The cast also includes Chadwick Boseman and Glynn Turman. Ma Rainey's Black Bottom is among the few films you'll enjoy re-watching.
News Of The World
News Of The World, an action-adventure film, directed by Paul Greengrass. Starring Tom Hanks, Helena Zengal and Tom Astor. Set in 1960s London, a newspaper editor is determined to expose the truth behind the brutal murder of a young woman.
In a daring feat of journalism, reporter Lowell Bergman relies on the help of two colleagues to infiltrate a secret government operation and uncover evidence of illegal wiretapping. A must watch among the Netflix movies of all time!
Stand By Me
Stand by me, is an action-adventure film directed by Rob Reiner, starring Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, and Corey Feldman. A coming-of-age tale set in the 1950s, Stand by Me follows four friends' journey into adulthood.
The boys set out on a journey to find the body of a missing boy, but their quest proves to be more than they bargained for.
Created by Jonathan Tropper (Banshee), Warrior is a martial arts drama set in Korea. When two estranged brothers square off in a mixed martial arts tournament, they get more than they bargained for.
The series features Andrew Koji (The Raid) as the villainous Tae Joon Cha and Jason Tobin (Game of Thrones) as the conflicted brother Dae Han Kwon.
Adventure Movies On Netflix
Blade Runner 2049
Blade Runner 2049 is one of those rare sequels that not only lives up to but also surpasses its predecessor. Denis Villeneuve has taken Ridley Scott's 1982 classic and turned it into something even more mesmerizing than before.
With an expanded world and much more depth, this is easily one of the best action movies ever made and deserves every accolade it receives. Directed by Denis Villeneuve, starring Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling and Ana de Armas.
Stardust is a fantasy adventure directed by Matthew Vaughn, starring Charlie Cox, Claire Danes, and Sienna Miller, in which a young man uncovers a secret that leads him on a quest for a fallen star.
To claim his prize, he must defeat the evil witch who lives in the woods and has her sights set on marrying the prince (Charlie Cox).
However, things are not as they seem and more than one surprise awaits those who think they know their fairy tales. It is a beautiful film which will be worth your time.
Dunkirk is a 2017 British epic World War II drama, film written, co-produced, and directed by Christopher Nolan. The film stars Fionn Whitehead, Tom Hardy, Mark Rylance, Kenneth Branagh, and Cillian Murphy as the grown men who abandoned their children to fight for their country.
The film's ensemble cast also includes Harry Styles, James D'Arcy, Aneurin Barnard, Jack Lowden, and Barry Keoghan.
The film features from three perspectives: land, sea, and air and follows the evacuation of Dunkirk during Operation Dynamo in 1940. The operation was launched on May 26th, 1940 by Winston Churchill which took place during the early stages of World War 2.
Enola Holmes directed by Harry Bradbeer, starring Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill and Sam Claflin. The world's greatest detective, Sherlock Holmes' sister in law, is missing and presumed dead.
But his little sister, Enola, refuses to believe she's gone. She's a 14-year-old genius who is determined to find her Mother - even if it means putting herself in grave danger.
The mystery takes Enola to unexpected places and introduces her to new friends, including a boy named James whose family has secrets of its own.
As she unravels an intriguing plot that involves stolen jewels and espionage, Enola discovers that there's much more at stake than just finding her mother. It's up to her to save the day!
Hunt for the Wilderpeople
Hunt for the Wilderpeople is a 2016 New Zealand comedy film directed by Taika Waititi and written by Waititi and Rhys Darby. It stars Sam Neill as a grumpy widower and Julian Dennison as an orphan boy who has to work together to escape from a welfare inspector (played by Rhys Darby) after going on the run in New Zealand bush.
He makes friends with his foster uncle and other locals, but it soon becomes clear that they want to get rid of him.
Thriller Movies On Netflix
The film follows Sandler as a man who has just been released from prison and is trying to start over in the world, Directed By Benny Safdie and Josh Safdie.
The movie stars Adam Sandler as a man who has just been released from prison and is trying to get back on his feet after years behind bars, Julia Fox and Idina Menzel.
Uncut Gems follows an ex-con recently released from prison as he tries to rebuild a relationship with his daughter while working at a jewelry store in New York City's Diamond District.
After an unexpected robbery forces him to confront his past, he finds himself entangled in another crime that puts his life at risk once again.
Taxi Driver is a 1976 American crime film directed by Martin Scorsese, written by Paul Schrader, and starring Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Harvey Keitel and Cybill Shepherd.
Set in New York City following the Vietnam War, the film tells the story of a lonely and disturbed young man who becomes a taxi driver to cope with his chronic insomnia.
His decision to work as a taxi driver places him on a collision course with one of New York City's most infamous cabbies. The film got a thriller rating of 96% on RT and is considered among the best crime thriller movies on Netflix.
Nightcrawler directed by Dan Giloy, Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo and Bill Paxton. In this crime thriller, a petty thief stumbles upon the underground world of L.A. freelance crime journalism.
When Lou Bloom, desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. The film also got a thriller rating of 95% on RT and is amongst the best movies on Netflix.
Lost Girls is a crime drama directed by Liz Garbus and stars Amy Ryan, Thomasin McKenzie, and Gabriel Byrne. The film is based on the book of the same name by Robert Kolker.
The story follows Mari Gilbert (Amy Ryan), a mother who lost her two daughters in Long Island's Gilgo Beach Murders, which were linked to the Long Island Serial Killer (LISK). She tries to find out more about her daughters' murder cases by herself.
Crime Movies On Netflix
1922 directed by Zak Hilditch, starring Thomas Jane, Molly Parker, and Dylan Schmid.In a remote farmhouse, a man and his son live an austere existence, isolated from the world by the surrounding wheat fields.
When a mysterious woman and her daughter arrive to live with them, the son begins to uncover dark secrets about his family's past. Based on Stephen King's 1980 novella.
The Weekend Away
Directed by Kim Farrant, Starring Leighton Meester, Christina Wolfe, and Ziad Bakri. A young couple (Ziad Bakri and Christina Wolfe) take a weekend getaway to the country. The weekend turns sour when the woman goes missing, leaving her husband alone to find her.
When he's unable to locate her, he calls the police, who don't believe his story. As time passes, he becomes increasingly desperate and begins to lose it. One of the best thriller movies to watch on Netflix right now!
I'm Thinking Of Ending Things
I'm Thinking of Ending Things is the latest film by director Charlie Kaufman. It's a psychological thriller about a woman who goes on a road trip with her boyfriend and starts to suspect he's going to kill her.
It takes a detour through the strange and terrifying landscape of her mind. The movie stars Jesse Plemons (Fargo), Jessie Buckley (Beast), and Toni Collette (Little Miss Sunshine).
Mudbound is a 2017 American period drama film directed by Dee Rees, written by Virgil Williams and Dee Rees, and starring Carey Mulligan, Jason Clarke, Garrett Hedlund, Jason Mitchell, and Mary J. Blige and Jonathan Banks.
Starring Jason Mitchell, Carey Mulligan and Jason Clarke. The plot follows the lives of two families — one white and one black — who are struggling to make ends meet on a Mississippi farm in the 1940s while enduring the hardships brought on by World War II.
The Devil’s Advocate
The Devil’s Advocate is a 1997 American drama thriller film directed by Taylor Hackford and starring Keanu Reeves, Al Pacino and Charlize Theron.
The film is based on Andrew Neiderman’s novel. The plot follows a young lawyer who joins a New York law firm that turns out to be run by Satanists.
Charlize Theron plays the sinister seductress who lures Reeves into making a deal with the devil himself.
From the director of the Bourne trilogy, 22 July is a gripping and unflinching look at the 2011 terrorist attacks on Norway.
The film follows a group of young people who were friends with a charismatic man named Anders Behring Breivik. Starring Anders Danielsen Lie, Jonas Strand Gravli and Jon Øigarden.
We follow their stories as they try to come to grips with what happened and how their friendship turned into mass murder.
This movie is unlike anything you've ever seen before—it doesn't hold back on the gruesomeness of what happens, but it also manages to show us how these young people cope with their grief and loss.
You'll be left thinking about this film long after it's over—and that's a good thing!
Director Asghar Farhadi has delivered a taut thriller that keeps you thrilled until the end. Everybody Knows is a slow burn that’s worth every minute of your time.
The story follows Laura (Cruz), who returns to her hometown in Spain with her husband and daughter for their annual summer party.
When she arrives at the party, she discovers that her son has gone missing, and it’s up to her to find him before he becomes another victim of the unknown kidnapper roaming their small town. Starring Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem, and Ricardo Darín.
The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
The girl with the dragon tattoo is a 2011 Swedish-American psychological thriller film based on the novel of the same name by Stieg Larsson. It is the first installment in the Millennium film series.
Directed by David Fincher and written by Steven Zaillian, it stars Daniel Craig as Mikael Blomkvist and Rooney Mara as Lisbeth Salander and Christopher Plummer.
The film follows a Swedish journalist who has to investigate a man who has been accused of rape and murder.
He hires Salander to assist him on research with as they delve deeper into the story they uncover many secrets that could destroy many lives including their own if they are not careful!
The Hateful Eight
The Hateful Eight is a 2015 American western film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. The film is set in Wyoming shortly after the Civil War in 1864.
It stars Kurt Russell as John "The Hangman" Ruth, who escorts bounty hunter Major Marquis Warren (Samuel L. Jackson) to a town where they will collect their prisoner Daisy Domergue (Jennifer Jason Leigh), a woman being transported for execution. Their stagecoach collides with another, killing their prisoner and leaving them stranded in a blizzard.
Horror Movies On Netflix
"The Conjuring" is a horror film directed by James Wan, based on a true story. The film follows paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren (Wilson and Farmiga), who are called to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in a secluded farmhouse.
Starring Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga and Ron Livingston. The film got a horror rating of 4/5 for its wonderful performance by the main cast.
The Fear Of Street Trilogy
The origin story in the Fear Street series was released in 1989. The story is about a girl who moves to Shadyside, Ohio in a new home with her family. She starts to notice weird occurrences around town and soon discovers that a group of teenagers has been killed by an unknown killer.
Starring Kiana Madeira, Olivia Scott Welch, and Benjamin Flores Jr. Directed by Leigh Janiak. The movie is based on a series of young adult horror novels written by R.L. Stine, which were later adapted into comic books and video games.
Director David Robert Mitchell Stars Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist, and Olivia Luccardi. A young woman is followed by something evil after a sexual encounter. The film also won the Best Directing award at Fantastic Fest in 2015.
It was nominated for Best Horror Film at the British Independent Film Awards 2016 and Best Horror Movies at the Satellite Awards 2016.
This is one of the Netflix movies that will stay in your head after watching!
Nightbooks is a horror movie directed by David Yarovesky. The film stars Winslow Fegley, Lidya Jewett, and Krysten Ritter.
The story follows a young boy who discovers a mysterious book that allows him to write a new scary story every time of his creation. When he writes one about an evil creature called the Taker, it comes to life and begins terrorizing him and his family.
The film got a horror rating of 87% on Rotten Tomatoes for its amazing performance.
Gerald's Game is a 2017 American psychological horror film based on Stephen King's 1992 novel of the same name. The film was directed by Mike Flanagan and stars Carla Gugino as Jessie Burlingame and Bruce Greenwood as her husband Gerald and Chiara Aurelia as Young Jessie.
Based on the 1992 novel of the same name by Stephen King, the film stars Carla Gugino as a woman who is handcuffed to a bed and must fight to survive when her husband dies unexpectedly, leaving her helplessly pinned to the mattress.
His House is a haunted house story directed by Remi Weekes. Starring Sope Dirisu, Wunmi Mosaku and Malaika Wakoli-Abigaba.
In a remote house in the middle of nowhere, a family of four is terrorized by an evil spirit that possesses them to get their hands on the family's fortune. Their only hope is to find an exorcist who can help them before it's too late.
A Nightmare On Elm Street
A Nightmare on Elm Street, a horror genre film, has made it onto our list of the best movies on Netflix. Directed by Wes Craven, starring Heather Langenkamp, Johnny Depp, and Robert Englund.
The film is a classic horror movie and one of the most iconic slasher films ever made. It's also the first installment in what would become a franchise that continues to this day.
The film features Freddy Krueger, a serial killer who invades his victims' dreams and kills them in their sleep. The movie spawned six sequels and two spin-offs, with Robert Englund reprising his role as Freddy over the years.
Directed by Daniel Goldhaber, starring Madeline Brewer, Patch Darragh, and Melora Walters. Cam follows a young woman named Alice who works as a camgirl.
The film explores the intimate relationship between Alice and her viewers, who pay to watch her perform sexual acts on camera with men she meets online. While the film focuses on the economics of camming and Alice's relationships, it also serves as an exploration of female sexuality and mental health in the digital age.
Fear Street 1994
Fear Street 1994 is a horror movie. The film is directed by Leigh Janiak. stars Kiana Madeira, Olivia Scott Welch, and Benjamin Flores Jr. in the lead roles. In the mid-1940s, A group of teenage friends has their summer plans put on hold when one of them is mysteriously murdered.
The rest of the group must figure out who killed their friend before they become victims of a serial killer who has been terrorizing the small town for years.
Fear Street is one of the most amazing horror movies of all time!
Crimson Peak is a 2015 fantasy horror film directed by Guillermo del Toro, starring Mia Wasikowska, Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain, Charlie Hunnam, and Jim Beaver.
The plot revolves around an aspiring author who becomes involved with a mysterious man who lives in an old mansion.
In his house resides his sister, who died under mysterious circumstances. The townspeople believe that he killed her, but he claims that she has returned as a vengeful ghost to kill them all.
This film is about a young girl who becomes possessed by the devil. The girl's mother calls upon two priests to perform an exorcism. The film is directed by William Friedkin and stars Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow, and Linda Blair.
The film received 10 Oscar nominations, including Best Picture and Best Director for Friedkin. It won two Oscars: Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Sound Mixing.
Raw is a 2016 French-Belgian horror film directed by Julia Ducournau and written by Ducournau and Gilles Matouba. Starring Garance Marillier, Ella Rumpf and Rabah Nait Oufella.
"Raw" follows Justine (Garance Marillier), a young vegetarian enrolled in veterinary school who begins to crave raw meat after experiencing hazing rituals during hazing rituals at vet school.
The film is a coming-of-age story that explores themes of body horror and cannibalism.
Velvet Buzzsaw is a 2019 American horror film written and directed by Dan Gilroy. It stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Toni Collette, Natalia Dyer, Daveed Diggs, and Tom Sturridge.
A group of artists and art lovers are faced with their pats when a supernatural force enacts revenge on those who have allowed their greed to get in the way of artistic integrity.
The Ritual is a bloody and chilling horror flick that follows four friends on a trip to the Scandinavian wilderness.
They’re going there to honor the death of their friend, Rob (Robert James-Collier) who died under mysterious circumstances. They’ve all been looking for answers since his death, and they think this trip will help them find some.
The Ritual is directed by David Bruckner, written by Joe Barton and Adam Nevill (based on Nevill’s novel), and stars Rafe Spall (from The BFG), Arsher Ali (from Black Mirror), and Robert James-Collier.
Romantic Movies On Netflix
The Half Of It
The Half Of It is a story about two best friends who are both in love with each other, but they don't know it. This movie has a great cast and even better chemistry between the two leads.
The cinematography and soundtrack are also very good as well. If you're looking for a funny drama that has heart, then this is the movie for you. Directed by Alice Wu, Starring Leah Lewis, Daniel Diemer and Alexxis Lemire.
Award-winning director Paul Thomas Anderson returns with his latest film, Phantom Thread, Best Performances by Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps and Lesley Manville.
Set in 1950s London, Reynolds Woodcock (Day-Lewis) is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma (Vicky Krieps), who becomes his muse and lover.
Their passionate relationship develops as they begin work on what would become Reynolds' most famous dress collection. Phantom Thread is the story of their tempestuous and obsessive love affair.
They seem like they are happy and everything is fine until one of them gets sick and then it all goes downhill from there.
This movie is like a train wreck that you can’t look away from. There is something about this movie that keeps you watching even though you know it will break your heart. One of the best performances by Adam Sandler in his entire career.
Saving Private Ryan
Released in 1998, Saving Private Ryan is one of the most well-known and critically acclaimed war movies ever made. Starring Tom Hanks, Matt Damon and Tom Sizemore.
It follows a group of U.S. soldiers who are sent on a mission to find Private James Francis Ryan, who is the last surviving son of a family that lost four sons in World War 2.
The movie is filled with memorable scenes, including the opening D-day sequence, which has become legendary for its realism. Director Steven Spielberg reportedly demanded many takes from his actors until he was satisfied with their performances.
The iconic Vietnam War film became a cult classic. The movie follows Captain Willard on his mission to assassinate Colonel Kurtz, a rogue U.S. Army officer who is heading up an operation in Cambodia to destroy the Viet Cong. Willard finds himself in the middle of a media frenzy when he arrives in Saigon and must make it out alive with his sanity intact.
This movie is not only about war, but also about madness and how far one man will go for his country. It's also packed with an all-star cast including Martin Sheen as Captain Willard and Marlon Brando as Colonel Kurtz and Robert Duvall.
Closer, a film by Mike Nichols is a 2004 American drama film starring Julia Roberts, Jude Law, Natalie Portman, and Clive Owen. The movie follows the story of four interconnected people in London.
It was based on the 1997 play of the same name by Patrick Marber. Closer has been rated R for strong sexuality/nudity, drug use, and language throughout. One of the great movies on Netflix right now!!
Let it snow
Let it snow is a romantic comedy film directed by Luke Snellin and written by Laura Solon, Victoria Strouse, Kand ay Cannon. The film stars Isabela Merced, Odeya Rush and Shameik Moore. It was released in 2019 by Netflix.
Let it snow is about three friends who go on a trip to New York City during the Christmas season but their plans change when one of them gets sick. The movie is about love, friendship and family values at Christmas time.
To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before
To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before is a Netflix Original film. Directed by Susan Johnson. This movie stars Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, Janel Parrish, and Anna Cathcart. It is based on the same name book series written by Jenny Han.
The film follows Lara Jean Song Covey (Lana Condor), a teen who writes letters to all her past crushes but never sends them out. When she finds out that one of those letters has been sent out to her current crush Josh Sanderson (Noah Centineo), she has to deal with her feelings.
For him as well as deal with the consequences of sending a letter out to someone without knowing what they will do with it or what they will think of you after reading it.
Animated Movies On Netflix
Apollo 10½: A Space Age Childhood
Starring Milo Coy, Jack Black, and Lee Eddy. Directed by Richard Linklater. A young boy dreams of becoming an astronaut and goes on a journey through space.
It is like telling two stories: one about his very real boyhood growing up in Houston in the late 1960s and one about a 10-year-old boy who journeys to the moon in a secret NASA operation. It's a nostalgic, exuberant narrative of childhood innocence amid the enormous upheaval, and Linklater captures the young energy and coming-of-age mood.
The Mitchells Vs The Machines
The Mitchells Vs The Machines directed by Michael Rianda and Jeff Rowe. Starring with an impressive voice cast, Abbi Jacobson, Danny McBride, and Maya Rudolph. A new take on the classic tale of man vs machine.
When a robot takeover threatens to destroy humanity, it's up to the Mitchell family to save the day. But with an overprotective mother, an absent father, and two siblings who can't get along, will they be able to save themselves?
The Lego Movie
The Lego Movie is an animated film that follows the adventures of an ordinary construction worker who is swept into a world of wizardry and sorcery after he stumbles upon the mythical Piece of Resistance.
This film was the first theatrical release from Warner Bros. Animation and the LEGO Group, and it has become a global box office success.
The movie was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature Film. Directed by Christopher Miller and Phil Lord. Starring Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, and Elizabeth Banks.
How To Train Your Dragon
In this animated comedy adventure, How To Train Your Dragon, a hapless young Viking who aspires to hunt dragons becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon he names Toothless.
Now the unlikely duo must work together to defeat the village's cruel leader and save the future of their kind. Directed by Dean DeBlois and Chris Sanders. Starring Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler and Christopher Mintz-Plasse.
Biographies on Netflix
The Disaster Artist
The Disaster Artist is a 2017 American biographical comedy film directed, produced by, and starring James Franco. Starring James Franco, Dave Franco and Ari Graynor.
The film is based on Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell's nonfiction book of the same name, which details the making of the 2003 cult film The Room by Tommy Wiseau.
The film had its world premiere at South by Southwest on March 12, 2017, and was released in the United States on December 8, 2017. It received generally positive reviews from critics who praised the performances of its cast but criticized some aspects of its structure as well as its portrayal of women.
Dick Johnson is Dead
The Film got a 100% documentary rating on RT. Kirsten Johnson stars in this documentary about her grandfather, a pilot who flew during World War II and kept photographic records of what he saw.
He died before she was born, but her mother saved his photos and gave them to Kirsten when she was a teenager.
She's been working on this project ever since, piecing together the story of Dick Johnson, an ordinary guy who lived through extraordinary times. Cast Michael Hilow, Ana Hoffman and Dick Johnson.
The Irishman is based on the true story of Frank Sheeran ( Robert De Niro), a labour union official and enforcer for Jimmy Hoffa who became one of the most feared hitmen in America during his career.
Director, Martin Scorsese stars, Joe Pesci as Hoffa and Ray Romano as Sheeran's friend and fellow mobster Russell Bufalino.
The directorial debut of Lin-Manuel Miranda. Starring Andrew Garfield, Alexandra Shipp and Robin de Jesus.
In the film adaptation of the musical Tick, Tick...Boom!, Jon is a struggling composer who must write the perfect song for a major audition. The only problem is that he's blocked and has no idea what to write about.
As he tries to figure out his next move, Jon runs into an old friend from high school who wants to share a story about the time they were in love with each other as teenagers. A wonderful performance by Andrew Garfield and the whole cast.
The Social Network
Directed by David Fincher, The Social Network is a biographical drama film about the rise/origin story of Facebook and the resulting lawsuits by its creator Mark Zuckerberg. The movie is based on the book The Accidental Billionaires by Ben Mezrich.
The film stars Jesse Eisenberg as Mark Zuckerberg and Andrew Garfield as Eduardo Saverin. Justin Timberlake and Rooney Mara also star as Sean Parker and Erica Albright respectively. It also got a documentary rating of 96% on RT.
The Imitation Game
The Imitation Game is a 2014 biographical drama film directed by Morten Tyldum and written by Graham Moore loosely based on the biography Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, and Matthew Goode.
It follows British mathematician Alan Turing, who led the charge to crack the German Enigma code that helped the Allies win WWII. The film received Oscar nominations at the 2015 Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor for Benedict Cumberbatch.
The film was directed by Sara Colangelo and starred Michael Keaton, Amy Ryan, and Stanley Tucci.
An eccentric man (Keaton) travels to South by Southwest to seek an audience with a tech visionary (Tucci), only to find that his son (Ronald Guttman), an aspiring filmmaker, is the one who’s been invited.
As the father and son drive through Texas together, they are forced to confront their issues with fatherhood, family, and fame.
Rush is a 2013 biographical sports film centered around the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 Formula One motor-racing season.
The film stars Chris Hemsworth as Hunt, Daniel Brühl as Lauda, Olivia Wilde as Suzy Miller, and Alexandra Maria Lara as Marlene Knaus. Directed by Ron Howard.
Molly's Game directed by Aaron Sorkin is a young skier who, after suffering a devastating injury, finds herself drawn to the world of high-stakes poker. She eventually becomes a skilled player and runs her own underground poker game that attracts Hollywood royalty and Wall Street tycoons.
However, Molly’s new job, as well as her relationships, begin to take their toll on her and she soon finds herself under investigation by the FBI. One of the memorable performances by the main cast was Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba and Kevin Costner.
Mank is a movie that follows the story of a boy named Mank(title character) who dreams of being a superhero. His mother is a former actress who has lost her career due to alcoholism and his father is an abusive alcoholic.
Mank's dream comes true when he discovers his father's secret lair in the basement and finds an old suit that allows him to fly.
He uses this suit to save a girl from being kidnapped by a group of criminals but then discovers that the suit was made by his father as well and so he starts using it to fight crime.
13th is a 2016 American documentary film directed by Ava DuVernay. Starring Melina Abdullah, Michelle Alexander, and Cory Booker.
The film explores the history of racial inequality in the United States criminal justice system and its modern implications, specifically related to mass incarceration. It draws connections between slavery, post-Civil War Jim Crow laws, and contemporary mass incarceration policies.
The Sparks Brothers
The Sparks Brothers is a documentary about the musical duo The Sparks Brothers. It was directed by Edgar Wright and starred Ron Mael, Russell Mael and Beck.
The film follows Ron and Russell Mael as they perform at London's Roundhouse, discuss their history and new music, and answer questions from members of the audience. It won several awards including Best Documentary at Sundance Film Festival.
The film also features interviews with Beck, Noel Gallagher, St. Vincent, Danny Brown, Jonny Greenwood, Dev Hynes, Edgar Wright and more.
Crip Cramp is a new film from writer-director James Lebrecht and producer Nicole Newnham. Starring James Lebrecht, Lionel Je'Woodyard, and Joseph O'Connor.
It's a horror-comedy, a satire, and a comment on the state of society today. It was released in May 2019 by the streaming service Netflix.
The story takes place in London during what could be described as “the end of days”. The premise is that the UK has suffered a major earthquake which has caused widespread damage.
The government has collapsed and there is no law and order left – only chaos and anarchy. But this isn’t just an ordinary disaster movie – it’s much more than that!
A Cop Movie
"A Cop Movie" is a Mexican film directed by Alonso Ruizpalacios. The movie follows the story of two police officers who are trying to stop a crime wave in Mexico City.
The film stars Leonardo Alonso as Agent Gonzalo and Raúl Briones as Agent Marcos. They are two police officers who have been assigned to stop the crime wave that is sweeping through Mexico City.
They soon find themselves in over their heads when they discover that there is more to this than meets the eye. Want the best thrilling experience? A Cop Movie is among the best movies on Netflix for a thrill pill.
The title of the movie is Steve Jobs. It was released in 2015, and it's a biographical film. The director of this film is Danny Boyle, and the writer is Aaron Sorkin (screenplay) and Walter Isaacson (book "Steve Jobs").
The stars of this movie are Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet and Seth Rogen. The movie tells us about a man who made Apple, one of the biggest companies in the world. It's a story about his life and how he became one of the greatest innovators of our time.
Dolemite is my Name
In the 1970s, a con man and his partner find themselves in trouble when they get mixed up with some local gangsters.
Dolemite is my Name is an upcoming American comedy film directed by Craig Brewer and written by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski.
Starring Eddie Murphy, Keegan-Michael Key and Mike Epps The film stars Eddie Murphy as Rudy Ray Moore, a comedian who becomes involved with a group of criminals.
Miss Americana is a 2019 comedy film starring Taylor Swift, Scott Swift and Andrea Swift, Directed by Lana Wilson. The film follows the story of Miss America, who is looking for love.
She can create fire from her hands and uses it to help people. When she meets a guy named Tommy, she begins to fall in love with him but finds out that he's been dating another girl named Kitty.
So Miss America decides to take matters into her own hands and try and get rid of Kitty before she can steal Tommy away from her. The film follows the rise of Miss America as she works to become a music superstar.
Bonnie and Clyde
Bonnie and Clyde is a 1967 American biographical crime film directed by Arthur Penn and starring Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway as the title characters Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker.
It was the second film to be released about the notorious couple, following the 1967 film, but its more realistic portrayal of the pair garnered it some critical acclaim.
The screenplay was written by David Newman and Robert Benton. The film features Gene Hackman, Estelle Parsons, Michael J. Pollard and Gene Wilder in supporting roles.
Bonnie and Clyde opened to strongly positive reviews from critics and was nominated for ten Academy Awards, winning two: Best Supporting Actress for Parsons and Best Cinematography for Burnett Guffey.
It was among the first 100 films selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry.
I am not your Negro
Directed by Raoul Peck, Written by Raoul Peck, James Baldwin. Starring Samuel L. Jackson(voice), James Baldwin(archive footage) and Martin Luther King(archive footage)
I Am Not Your Negro is a 2016 American documentary film directed by Raoul Peck about the life of writer James Baldwin. The film uses archival footage from the book Remember
This House and includes the voices of Samuel L. Jackson, who reads the words of Baldwin; Andre Holland as Malcolm X; Cynthia Erivo as Betty Shabazz; Colman Domingo as Dr Martin Luther King Jr.; and new recordings of Baldwin himself.
Knockdown the house
Knock Down the House is a documentary film about the 2018 congressional campaign of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. It was directed by Rachel Lears and Robin Blotnick. Starring Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Cori Bush and Joe Crowley. The film adaptation is about AOC's life from growing up in the Bronx to becoming the youngest woman ever elected to Congress.
The film shows AOC's journey from her campaign for the Democratic nomination in New York's 14th congressional district against incumbent Joe Crowley to her victory in November 2018. It also profiles other female candidates running for Congress who ran under the banner of Justice Democrats.
The film is based on AOC's book The New American Dream: Letters from an Immigrant Child.
Comedy Movies On Netflix
Private Life is a compelling drama directed by Tamara Jenkins, Starring Kathryn Hahn, Paul Giamatti and Gabrielle Reid. A couple in their mid-40s struggles to conceive and start a family.
The humour and heartbreak of their situation unfold as they put their lives on hold to focus on the fertility process. As their attempts hit roadblocks, they find themselves facing an unexpected crossroads. A funny and bittersweet look at family, friendship, and the joys and challenges of parenting when you're not sure you're ready to be a parent yet.
Lady Bird is a coming-of-age comedy/drama about a young woman who has to navigate her last year of school, along with her relationship with her family. It got a comedy rating of 99% on Rotten Tomatoes.
The film has great performances from Saoirse Ronan and Laurie Metcalf, as well as some good supporting roles from Tracy Letts and Lucas Hedges. The movie was made by Greta Gerwig, who also wrote and starred in Frances Ha.
The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs is a 2018 American anthology comedy-drama film written, directed, and produced by the Coen brothers. Oscar-Winning Performance by Tim Blake Nelson as the titular character alongside James Franco, Zoe Kazan, Stephen Root, Brendan Gleeson, Liam Neeson and Tom Waits.
The film follows six different stories that intertwine with each other as they are told across time. The stories focus on themes including loneliness, isolation and self-preservation as well as violence. The Ballad of Buster Scruggs is amongst the top-rated best movies on Netflix right now!!
Sorry To Bother You
Sorry to Bother You is a 2018 American science fiction comedy film written and directed by Boots Riley, in his feature directorial debut. The film stars Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Armie Hammer, Terry Crews, Omari Hardwick, Tom Hardy, Steven Yeun, Jermaine Fowler, David Cross and Danny Glover. The plot follows an African-American telemarketer who adopts a white voice to succeed at his job.
The Forty-Year Old Version
This is a film about an artist's life Michael, a forty-year-old man who is struggling. He tries to find meaning and happiness in his life by going on a journey. During this journey, he meets different people and learns about their lives.
The movie shows how we can be happy by helping others and having compassion for them. Starring Radha Blank, Peter Kim, and Oswin Benjamin. Directed by Radha Blank.
John Waters has never been shy about his love for the tacky and grotesque. In 1988, he made Hairspray, a movie about a teenager who tries to integrate a popular dance show with more racially diverse performers. Two decades later, the director made his Broadway debut with Hairspray: The Musical. Directed by Adam Shankman. Starring John Travolta, Queen Latifah and Nikki Blonsky.
The musical was nominated for 13 Tony Awards in 2008, winning six of them, including Best Musical and Best Score. The musical currently holds a 99% rating on Rotten Tomatoes and an 8.1/10 user rating on IMDb — which makes it one of the best-rated musicals ever made by an American filmmaker (it also won four Grammys).
Bad Trip is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Kitao Sakurai. The film stars Eric André, Michaela Conlin, and Lil Rel Howery. It was released on June 7, 2019, by Netflix.
The story follows three friends who set out to take a trip to Las Vegas to win back a stolen watch that belonged to their friend, who died in an accident. However, they find themselves facing more than just the loss of their friend when a series of misfortunes befall them along the way.
Monty Python and The Holy Grail
Monty Python and the Holy Grail is a 1975 British comedy film concerning the Arthurian legend and directed by Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones. It was conceived during the hiatus between the third and fourth series of their BBC television series Monty Python's Flying Circus.
The movie features several appearances by members of the Pythons' Flying Circus troupe, including Gilliam, Chapman, Cleese, Idle, Palin, and Jones.
The film contains elements that were reworked in the life of Arthur (1981), a musical stage show which ran for two years in London's West End. The film was made on location in Scotland and England; at least one scene was shot in Doune Castle, used as Castle Anthrax in Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
Set It Up
Set It Up stars Zoey Deutch and Glen Powell as two assistants who want to set up their bosses with each other. After doing some research on their bosses' dating history, they realize that they have been secretly dating for years. They decide to stage an elaborate plan to get them together in hopes that they will fall in love and live happily ever after.
The movie is directed by Claire Scanlon and written by Katie Silberman.
She’s Gotta Have It
She’s Gotta Have It is a 1986 romantic comedy-drama film written, produced, and directed by Spike Lee about a young African-American woman who explores her sexuality. The story follows Nola Darling and her relationships with three men: Greer Childs, Mars Blackmon, and Jamie Overstreet.
It has been nominated for an Academy Award three times. She's Gotta Have It is one of his earliest films but still holds up today as a great piece of art. The film stars DeWanda Wise as Nola Darling, a Brooklyn artist who dates three men at once — Greer Childs (Cleo Anthony), Mars Blackmon (Anthony Ramos), and Jamie Overstreet (Lyriq Bent).
The film chronicles Nola's adventures trying to balance her love life with her art career while dealing with her father's disapproval of her lifestyle choices. "She's Gotta Have It" was created by Spike Lee as an HBO series that ran for 10 episodes.
Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix
A woman with a supernatural gift embarks on a journey of self-discovery and revenge. Director Julia Hart delivers a compelling story about an African American woman who discovers she can teleport through time in the movie Fast Color. This film is rated R for violence, language, and some sexual content.
From the very beginning, some people were behind her because of her gift. Fast Color is a sci-fi drama where She uses her powers to seek revenge on those who wronged her mother and herself as well as find out what happened to her missing father. starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw, David Strathairn, and Saniyya Sidney.
I am Mother
I'm Mother Directed by Grant Sputore, starring Luke Hawker, Rose Byrne and Maddie Lenton. A teenage girl fights for her life in a world where all adults have been killed by a pandemic.
The only other survivors are a group of children under the care of an advanced artificial intelligence system that has turned its young wards into weapons. As the girl attempts to find a way to survive, she comes face-to-face with her humanity and must decide whether or not she is willing to become a killer.
The science-fiction movie was directed by Spike Jonze and starred Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams and Scarlett Johansson. It takes place in a slightly futuristic Los Angeles, where technology has advanced to the point where people can have their consciousnesses uploaded into their cell phones and interact with each other via artificial intelligence.
The main character is Theodore, a lonely writer who falls in love with his operating system's female voice. Her is a romantic drama about loneliness and relationships between people and machines. It's a thoughtful film that will make you think about what it means to be human. The sci-fi rating of the movie is 94% on RT.
Directed by Andrew Niccol, starring Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman, and Jude Law. Shortly, a young man who was conceived outside the eugenics program and born with natural genetic defects faces a life of prejudice.
He seeks employment with one of the space agencies designing missions to explore deep space but faces a genetic screening that would disqualify him from ever being an astronaut.
With the help of his brother, he assumes another man's identity and begins working at Gattaca Aerospace Corporation as a spacecraft pilot to escape both his past and his limitations on Earth. The film also got a sci-fi rating of 83% on RT.
Writer-director Christopher Nolan's mind-bending thriller is a heist movie about heists. Dom Cobb (Leonardo DiCaprio) is an expert at stealing secrets from people's dreams, but when the top-secret mission he's on goes awry and he's caught, Cobb finds himself wanted by both Interpol and the mysterious Saito (Ken Watanabe).
To clear his name, Cobb needs to perform one last job: planting an idea in someone's subconscious while they're asleep. This innovative and cerebral sci-fi epic is full of twists and turns that will keep you guessing until the end.
War Movies On Netflix
Full Metal Jacket
Full Metal Jacket is a 1987 war film directed and produced by Stanley Kubrick, starring Matthew Modine, R. Lee Ermey, and Vincent D'Onofrio. Based on the novel The Short-Timers by Gustav Hasford, the film is about a group of U.S.
Marines from their training in Parris Island, South Carolina to the Tet Offensive during the Vietnam War. The title refers to the full metal jacket bullet used by infantry riflemen.
In Full Metal Jacket, Kubrick combined documentary-style filmmaking with dark comedy and satire. The film is notable for its realistic portrayal of combat; most of the actors were actual Marines who had been trained to be extras in boot camp.
Da 5 Bloods
The movie is like Jonathan majors genre! A 2019 American drama film, 'Da 5 Bloods' directed by Spike Lee stars Jonathan Majors, Delroy Lindo, Clarke Peters and Jonathan Majors.
The plot follows a young man who tries to save his father's life by getting a blood transfusion from an African American donor. A young man tries to save his father's life by getting a blood transfusion from an African American donor. The events depicted in the film are based on real events that happened between 1967 and 1976 in New York City.
Writers Sofia Coppola (screenplay by) Thomas Cullinan (based on the novel by) Albert Maltz. Starring Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, and Elle Fanning. Directed by Sofia Coppola.
The Beguiled is a story about a young girl who has just been left at an all-girls school in the Confederate South. She is taken in by the headmistress, who has her suspicions about who she is. The girl’s true identity is revealed, and she begins to thrive at the school under the care of these women. But when Union soldiers arrive nearby searching for enemy soldiers, things get complicated very quickly.
Beasts Of No Nation
Behold the tale of a young boy forced to join a band of rebel fighters in an unnamed West African country. Directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga. Starring Abraham Attah, Emmanuel Affadzi and Ricky Adelayitor.
It's not just a great war movie, it's also one of the best movies on Netflix right now.The movie was shot in Ghana and stars Abraham Attah, who won the 2015 Marcello Mastroianni Award for Best Young Actor or Actress at the Venice Film Festival for his performance as Agu. It was also nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at both the Golden Globes and Oscars.