Netflix’s Trending Movies and Shows on October 17, 2022

After an exciting weekend that saw longtime Netflix Top 10 champions usurped number one spots, we’re kicking off the week with the news of fresh blood on both lists. Coincidentally, the big movies on Netflix currently trending and the most popular and best TV shows on Netflix have new titles that focus on the subject of carnivorous creatures – one being an update of a classic horror story and the other a nature documentary series. Let’s talk about them and what qualified as the most watched on Netflix (opens in a new tab) for Monday, October 17, 2022, in today’s daily breakdown.

Luke Evans stands uneasily in the middle of a field of corpses in Dracula Untold.

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Top 10 Movies on Netflix in the US – October 17, 2022

The platform’s spooky new family comedy, The curse of Bridge Hollow, is still number one on Netflix’s top 10 movies in the US, above The luckiest girl in the world, Blackoutand newcomer Unspeakable Dracula – an action-driven origin story for Bram Stoker’s iconic vampire, played here by Luke Evans. The 2014 reboot brought Megamind, Last seen aliveand Sing 2 each on one peg, while 17 again is actually more popular than yesterday, but another kid-friendly “horror” movie, Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed, went down the most, from seventh to lowest.

  • 1. The Curse of Bridge Hollow
  • 2. The luckiest girl in the world
  • 3. Failure
  • 4. Dracula Untold
  • 5. Megamind
  • 6. Last Seen Alive
  • 7. Sing 2
  • 8. 17 again
  • 9. Mr. Harrigan’s Phone
  • 10. Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed

Bobby Cannavale in The Watcher

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Top 10 TV Shows on Netflix in the US – October 17, 2022

The platform’s new true crime TV show, The Observer, is still number one on Netflix’s Top 10 TV Shows in the US, above Dahmer — Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story, The fisherman, The Midnight Club, The black listand new sixth place holder (after climbing three places from yesterday) The mole. Entering the lower ranks at the puzzling reality competition is Territory of the wild crocodile – an Australian reality show that follows some of the Outback’s fiercest reptile fighters. Meanwhile, we also have back-to-back eighth- and ninth-place baking contests above another Jeffrey Dahmer-focused show (a docuseries this time) rounding out the bottom.

  • 1. The Observer
  • 2. Dahmer — Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story
  • 3. The sinner
  • 4. The Midnight Club
  • 5. The Blacklist
  • 6. The Mole
  • 7. Wild Crocodile Territory
  • 8. Britain’s Great Baking Fair
  • 9. Easy-Bake Battle: The Home Cooking Contest
  • 10. Conversations with a Killer: The Tapes of Jeffrey Dahmer

Netflix’s Top 10 lists could look very different by the end of this week, with the premiere of some exciting new Netflix Original movies coming this week – including Paul Feig’s adaptation of The school of good and evil, and the stranger with Joel Edgerton on Wednesday, October 19. As for upcoming dates on Netflix’s TV shows schedule, you should take heed, tomorrow will see the debut of Volume 3 of Netflix’s reboot. Unsolved mysteries. Fire up that Netflix subscription if any of them pique your interest, and we’ll be sure to let you know where they stand on the trending list when the time comes.

Check out Netflix’s Top 10 lists for Sunday, October 16, 2022.

Alfonso E. Cramer