The year 2022 is full of promise for Netflix lovers as a long list of potential hits will be released this year.
However, the previous year has been a roller coaster ride on Netflix with many movies released on the platform that have amazed viewers. If you think you missed watching them, here is a list of recommendations for you.
The power of the dog
The Western drama centers on a feared rancher named Phil Burbank (Benedict Cumberbatch) as he distrusts his brother’s wife Rose and son Peter. He intimidates Peter regularly when certain secrets begin to come to light.
army of the dead
Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead is about a group of misfits who form an alliance to rob a Las Vegas casino amid a zombie outbreak. The action-packed movie is worth watching.
After stealing 3,000 miles for Christmas, an L.A writer realizes she’s been fished out by Josh Lin. Later, when she finds her love, Josh tries to set her up with him to work things out.
The more they fall
A revenge story between two gang leaders in a western setting.
A gripping Malayalam crime drama film that keeps audiences on the edge of their seats, Kurup follows the story of Kurup and how he faked his own death and committed insurance fraud by killing a look-alike. The film is based on the life of Kerala’s most wanted criminal, Sukumara Kurup.
The white tiger
The story follows Balram Halwai, born into a poor family in Laxmangarh, who was accepted as the driver of a wealthy man’s son. The darkly comic story explores the class system in India and how Balram Halwai came out of the servant cycle.
On the brink of World War II, where a wealthy widow hires a self-taught archaeologist to excavate burial mounds on her land, which leads to her unearthing an Anglo-Saxon ship. As he tries to uncover the secrets, other parties try to take his job away from him.
Joe Baylor (Jake Gyllenhaal) is a 911 operator who responds to a distress call and attempts to rescue the caller. The film is inspired by the 2018 Danish film of the same name.
Red Notice premiered on November 5 with Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot and Ryan Reynolds. Even before its release, it was expected to be a box office success.
Although the movie doesn’t have the best plot points, Red Notice is a fun movie to watch. Art Thieves are set to return with Red Notice 2 in 2022.
Breaking Boundaries: The Science of Our Planet
Breaking Boundaries: The Science of Our Planet is a documentary film directed by Jon Clay and presented by David Attenborough and Johan Rockström. While he may not be David Attenborough’s best, he still holds a place among the crowd. The documentary film focuses on climate change.
The Mitchells vs. the Machines
The story centers on Katie Mitchell’s family and their realization of what it means to be a family. However, it involves a road trip across the country with a robotic apocalypse and saving the world.
Tick Tick… Boom!
We all know this year, Andrew Garfield played an excellent role of spider-man. However, the 38-year-old British-American actor also starred as an up-and-coming theater composer who races against time to balance love, friendship and the pressure to create something epic. Based on the autobiographical musical comedy by American playwright Jonathan Larson.
The Street of Fear Trilogy
The trilogy consists of Fear Street Part One: 1994, Fear Street Part Two: 1978, and Fear Street Part Three: 1666. If you’re a fan of the ‘Scream’ film series, this is the perfect trilogy to watch. The story revolves around a group of Shadyside teenagers and their evil spirits.
The story of Prerna, a teenager, and her passion. Skater Girl aims to break social norms and bring skateboarding to life in a small village in Rajasthan, India.