Everyone loves the right dose of Netflix movies. To fill your upcoming weekends with the right dose of such films, our team has come up with 40+ Netflix best films. Enjoy!
40+ Netflix Best Films
The Mitchells vs. the Machines
The Mitchells vs. the Machines is an amazing family oriented movie. It was first premiered on Netflix. The cast and crew from the show Spider Man: Into the Spider Verse are back with some interesting adventures and the plot involves a Dad, Mom, their kids and their dog. Directed by Mike Rianda, the show revolves around the relationship between the father who is a technophobe and his daughter who loves watching movies. The show enhances your bizarreness and convey a classic message.
The upcoming show in Netflix is a sci fi astronaut series. There is a small number of talented actors whom we are going to see in this series. The story is based on a space journey when Marina uncovers a stowaway. A very important decision about her has to be taken. They are planning for a two year travel to the Mars but they are running out of Oxygen. Zoe a medical researcher of Anna Kendrick has turn out to be the heart of the crew. Marina’s passionate discussion has made the crew believe in their plan.
I’m Thinking of Ending Things
The show I’m Thinking of Ending Things is a psychological thriller. The people will connect to a young woman’s disappoint who struggle a lot to get over her seven week relationship with Jake, her boyfriend. I am Thinking of ending things keeps you engage all the time and you will love the performances of Toni Collotte and David Thewlis who are the parents of Jake. The show has been directed by Charlie Kaufman and the fans will love watching the show.
Mank is a story about the screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz. It is biographical drama Netflix series created and directed by David Fincher. The story tells us about how Herman Mankiewicz developed the screenplay of Citizen Kane. The show takes us all the way back to the days where there was great cinematography and how the studios in those times functioned. The show is casting the brilliant actors Gary Oldman and Amanda Seyfried who will be playing the different stages of Herman’s life.
News of the World
News of the world is an American TV series. It is a western drama show. Directed by Paul Greengrass the story is adapted from the novel which is of the same name by Paulette Jiles. Tom Hanks goes to a whole different mode of single Mandalorian dad as Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd who founds a little girl who was years before seized as a baby by the Native Americans. On one hand he helps the girl to return back to her parents and on the other hand he travels to town which is a part of his job and reads newspaper for a small salary. This show showcases the beautiful character development and does not contain any extraordinary actions.
A British Drama The Dig is directed by Simon Stone. With an extraordinary cast list including Jonny Flynn, Ralph Fiennes and Lily James. The Dig is based on the true stories from the 1939 uncovering of Sutton Hoo. The series is described to be moving and romantic and is full of elegance.
Vampires vs. the Bronx
The series Vampire vs. the Bronx is an American Tv series based on the genres of comedy and horror. Directed by Oz Rodriguez, Vampires vs. the Bronx is based on the life a kid who is a very kind and he is trying to collect money to save his local shop or the bodega which was to be sold forcefully. The plot of the show is fresh and includes some entertaining thrills and twists. The show consists of a number of talented actors including Jaden Michael and Gerald W. Jones III and many more.
Pieces of a Woman
Pieces of a woman is a real emotional show which can make you cry. When Martha’s gives birth to her baby this will lead to a lot of disagreements in her marriage. Her life shatters in pieces. The series is known for a twenty four minute scene of a baby being born which was captured in one shot. The scene is very touching. Venessa Kirby deserves an Oscar for her so far best performance of her career.
The horror and thriller film, His House is directed by Remi Weekes. The story involves a couple Bol and Rial from Sudan who are struggling to adjust their lives in the new English town. The film is not a simple horror show but it also includes psycological fear from the past.
There were two movies that released in the year 2020 both with the same name, The Call. One of them is a South Korean thriller film whose story revolves around a phone call. Seo yeon who is twenty eight year old woman found a phone hidden in her cupboard at her old house. Someone calls on the phone and the person is the same man who used to live in the same house twenty years ago.
The Trial of the Chicago 7
The trial of the Chicago 7 is a story based on true events. The film is directed by Aaron Sorkin. The film includes the actors Sacha Baron, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Yahya Abdul Mateen II, Eddie Redmayne, etc. The film is based on the trial of a group of Anti Vietnam War protestors charged with plan to influence riots. The show was critically acclaimed by all the audiences.
The director from Fleabag is back with Enola Holmes. The role of Sherlock Holmes is played by the star of the Stranger Things and Superman, Henry Cavill. Holme’s sister Millie Bobby Brown played an important role in the film. She used to play her part excellently whether it is to solve the mysteries or when she is stuck with grapple with Victorian era adults who were twice her size. This film is a best choice to watch when you want something fun and light.
When you hear a film is about divorce, you might not think of watching it. But Marriage Story directed by Noah Baumbach’s is one great film you should watch. The film casted Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver as Nicole and Charlie respectively and they prove to give their so far career best performance in this film. They handle all the legal processes involved in a divorce in an emotional and logical way. The plot is so amazing and captures all the happy and the sad moments.
Okja is directed by the director of Parasite, Bong Joon ho. This is an encouraging show for its audiences. The film includes the genres of dark comedy and thriller. The film of Okja is a story about a South Korean girl who is a farmer. She has a pet which is a super pig which is raised genetically. The big companies wanted the luscious flesh of Okja. The show casted many talented actors including Tilda Swinton, Lily Collins, Paul Dano, Steven Yuen, and many more. The film consists of a series of sweet plots but end up with a distressing scene related to the meat industry.
I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore
When you feel that you are having a rough day this movie is a great choice. It is a story of a nursing assistant Ruth and Tony. Tony is the neighbour to Ruth. When they come across a robbery case, the police refuse to help them. They then decide to take the case into their own hands. I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore is a show that captures the uniqueness of every day’s life. The show then starting escalating to humours even darker than before. The show of ninety six minutes will keep your attention attracted towards it. The film is emotional.
The show is known for Adam Sandler’s remarkable performance. He gave a Oscar winning worthy performance but the show the Uncut Gems was not nominated for it. Uncut gems is a story about a diamond jeweller who was obsessed of gambling. The film is an American TV series from 2019 which is directed by Josh Safdie. It is a thriller show.
One of the many Netflix show is a Spanish film called the The Platform. It is a horror sci fi show. It is based on a different concept which is about a tower that via platform serves food to the people at each of its various levels. The platforms which are located at the top get the best serving and the quality degrades as the platform lowers. The cast of the film includes Julia Fox, Kevin Garnett and many more.
Beasts of No Nation
Beasts of No Nation is directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga is a story about a boy. He becomes a junior soldier of a West African country. It is a 2015 American film which involves war and drama. The cast of the movie Beasts of No Nation included Idris Elba, Adom Quaye, Abraham Attah, etc. The story has been taken from a novel of the same name by Uzodinma Iweala. The Netflix show was released on October 6, 2015.
The film The Irishman is an American film from 2019. It is crime based film directed by Martin Scorsese. The Irishman is based on the novel named I Heard You Paint Houses by Charles Brandt. The cast of the film included Robert de Niro, Joe Pesci, Al Pacino, and many more. It is long three hour movie but one can watch it in breaks.
Annihilation is a 2018 American movie. It is a science fiction horror movie. The movie is directed by Alex Garland and is adapted from a novel of the same name by Jeff VanderMeer. It portrays a biology professor Natalie Portman who is going through a difficult time as she lost her husband. The cast of the film includes Jennifer Jason Leigh, Oscar Isaac, Tuva Novotny, etc. The Annihilation was first premiered on Paramount Pictures and aired on 23rd February 2018. The film was not released in the United States but in UK and Australia.
Always Be My Maybe
Always Be My Maybe is an America film. It is a romantic comedy show. The show is created by Nahnatchka Khan and it is a kind of show that one would love to watch. It is romantic story about Sasha who is a chef and Marcus, a musician meets after a very long time.
Roma is a Mexican movie from 2018. It contains the genre drama. The film Roma is directed by Alfanso Cuaron. The story tells us about the ups and downs a housekeeper from a middle class family face. The director captured all the scenes with all elegance and his work will keep your eyes engaged all the time.
The Meyerowitz Stories
The film The Meyerowitz Stories is an American show which is full of comedy and drama. Noah Baumbach is the director of the movie. The story is about two adult siblings acted by Adam Sandler and Ben Stiller. They were not ideal as a sibling and needed their father’s supports. The show has an excellent star cast including Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson.
Mudbound is an American film. The movie is directed by Dee Rees and the film includes the genres of historical drama. The cast of the movie includes Carey Mulligan, Jason Clarke, Jason Mitchell, Garrett Hedlund and many more. The two hour fourteen minutes movie is based on the two veterans from World War II. They discussed about the racism and PTSD in the rural area of Mississippi.
To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before
To all the boys I have loved before is an American Netflix film. It is a romantic teen movie also based on comedy. The movie is directed by Susan Johnson. The cast of the show includes actors such as Lana Condar, Noah Centineo, Janel Parrish and Anna Cathcart. The film shows a half Korean and half white girl Lara Jean Covey writing to the boys she ever had a crush on but never sends them. One day her little sister sends them out without letting her know. The movie was first aired on 7th August 2018.
The daughter to a beauty queen, Willowdean Dumplin Dickson is nothing like her mother. She then enters herself to a beauty pageant. She also learns about the two most important concepts of self confidence and her beautiful relationship with her mother. The movie has casted a brilliant set of talented actors including Jennifer Anniston and Danialle MacDonald. The film Dumplin is directed by Anne Fletcher.
The Two Popes
The Two Popes is a movie from 2019. The film has been created by Fernado Meirelles. The storyline is based on the play from 2019 The Pope by McCarten. The film is starring Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce. The film revolves around Pope Benedict XVI and how he tries to convince Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio. It is movie based on biological drama.
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
The film The Ballad of Buster Scruggs is from 2018. It is an American movie based on based on black comedy. The show has been directed by the Coen brothers, Joel Coen and Ethan Coen. The Ballad of Buster Scruggs casted actors including Zoe Kazan, Saul Runinek, James Franco and Bill Heck. The story is based on a dark twist and many black humour scenes. The movie won many awards and was loved by the audiences. It was first released on November 16th on Netflix.
Dolemite Is My Name
Directed by Craig Brewer the film Dolemite is my name from 2019 is a biographical film. It is a comedy show and showcases Eddie Murphy as Rudy Ray Moore who portrays the role of Dolemite. He played his role in many stand up shows and Blaxploitation films. Dolemite started in the year 1975. The film was premiered on 7th September 2019 in the Toronto International Film Festival. The film brings out the best performance of both Moore and Murphy.
As one can guess from the name, it’s a movie about Christmas. But to be honest Klaus is not a typical tale about Christmas. A big guy inspired from the Saint Nicholas of Myra of History the story tells us about the origin of the guy. From an island town of the 19th century the scene opens up with a postman who made friends with Klaus who is a toymaker for support. The movie has been depicted beautifully with beautiful animations and unique scenes.
I Lost My Body
A French film I Lost My Body opens up an escaping scene of a man from a refrigerator at a laboratory. The man’s hand has been injured. He visits Paris in search of his remaining body. The boy’s name is Naoufel. With all weird animation scenes and as elegant as it is the story has been narrated with such a poetic touch to explain the emotional and physical loss.
Da 5 Bloods
Da 5 Bloods has been directed, produced and even written by Spike Lee. It is an American movie that is based on war and drama. The story is about a group of veterans who were a part of the Vietnam war. They in search of their squad captain reach the country. The movie takes you back to the time of the Vietnam War and depicts the issues of warfare and racism faced in those times.
In the film the character of Michael is played by Mark Duplass and Andy by Ray Romano and they are Tennis partners. They once receive a news which breaks them. Michael has been diagnosed with stomach cancer. Andy is not able to digest the fact and he does everything to save his friend. Andy and Michael go for a road trip to search for medical remedies to end Michael’s disease and pain. The film also captures the beautiful friendship between the two friends. Paddleton is an American movie from 2019 which is a comedy drama show.
Knock Down the House
Many of us don’t like politics but this movie is a brilliant sketch of a woman who is representing her community and working day and night to make a difference. The story depicts Alexandria Ocasio Cortez and her other three female partners as they represent Congress in 2018. How she tackles with all the obstacles that affects her campaign. The movie is a documentary directed by Rachael Lears.
Athlete A is a movie that brings out the biggest disgrace from the sporting history. The story also comes up with the famous journalists who is from The Indianapolis Star. He uncovers the story from the US of Larry Nassar who used to assault the gymnasts who were female. These abuses have been happening from a very long time and a light flash of hope rose when few of the athletes were brave enough to talk about it.
The film 13th was directed by Ava DuVernay. It is a documentary based on the history of racial discriminations that is covered by the justice system of US. The show is not just a movie but also something people can learn about the history and also how the black people faced a lot of racial offense.
I Am Mother
The movie I Am Mother is directed by Grant Sputore. The movie casted the actors including Clara Rugaard, Rose Byrne, Luke Hawker and Hilary Swank. The movie is a science fiction thrilling classic. The story depicts a girl whose name is Daughter and her sidekick robot whose name was Mother. The robot wanted to help the repopulation of world. The movie is full of twists and turns and great suspense and the scenes has been covered with elegance.
The Half of It
The half of it is based on the story of Ellie Chu. She is a shy girl who belonged from a rural area of Squahamish. She was a shy girl who was trying to find out her sexuality. Ellie also helps her footballer friend Paul Munsky express his feelings to Aster Flores by writing a love letter. But it turned out that Aster was a perfect choice for Ellie. The film tells us to accept ourselves for who we are and the message has been beautifully portrayed.
Set It Up
Set it up is an American movie. It is a romantic and comedy show and is directed by Claire Scanlon. The show is starring Glen Powell, Zoey Deutch, Taye Diggs and Lucy Liu. Each of them has helped the film reach greater heights. The story is about two assistant workers who are trying to set their bosses up. The two assistants are loaded with a lot of work and by doing this they are assuming that it will reduce their work load. Released on 15th June 2018 on Netflix and movie received many positive reviews.
From the direction of The Haunting of Hill House, Mike Flanagan is again back with the Gerald’s Game based of the novel by Stephen King. The movie is starring Carla Gugino who played the character of Jessie who with her husband visits a lake house in Albana. We see a couple’s journey going into worse. It is 2017 American movie and is based on psychological drama. The wife is left handcuffed to the bed when her husband dies off due to a heart attack. There is a very less chance that the wife the free herself.
Icarus is a Netflix documentary directed by Bryan Fogel which depicts all the worse side of doping in sports. Fogal enters himself into a cycling race and he hides illegal substances in order they never get caught. The story will grasp your attention.
The Incredible Jessica James
The movie The Incredible Jessica James portrays an incredible woman and the role is played by the beautiful Jessica Williams. The story follows Jessica James going on a date with a guy. It is blind date and there she kept talking about her ex. The movie is one entertaining one. The Incredible Jessica James is a movie from 2017 which captures the genres romantic and comedy. Aired on 28th July 2017 the movie is directed by James C. Strouse.