Still, stuck at home and want to take a little breather? Head to your Netflix account now and check out these movie recommendations. To help you stay entertained during lock-downs, especially for those who love a good movie, here are 20 Best Movies on Netflix to Stream Right Now:
1. Nightcrawler (2014)
Follow the adventures of Jake Gyllenhaal, your modern-day “Taxi Driver” searching for stories at night. Even with his questionable sense of ethics, he takes his viewers on adventures that will surely throw them off their feet.
2. Jurassic Park (1993)
Want to revisit the older versions of Jurrasic Park? Then give in to your nostalgia and watch this 1993 version of this hot movie. It is starred by Richard Attenborough, a wealthy industrialist who was successful in isolating dinosaur DNA. The thrill began when a power outage happened in the middle of a tour with scientists Sam Meill, Laura Dern, and Jeff Goldblum.
3. 20 Feet From Stardom (2013)
Enjoy this 2014 Oscar winner for Best Documentary ad. It gives tribute to backup singers – the voices behind countless and timeless recordings.
4. The Witches (1990)
This movie is an evil… in humor. This is suitable for both young and adult viewers. Enjoy movie night with your family and laugh your heart out with this delightful and playful bedtime story.
5. Spotlight (2015)
Are you looking for something inspiring? Then Spotlight is the movie to watch. Watch how Boston Globe was able to trace and expose the child sex abuse in one of the world’s untouchable institutions – the Catholic Church.
6. Million Dollar Baby (2004)
Who says boxing is only for men? Watch the journey of Frankie (Clint Eastwood) as he takes Meggie (Hilary Swank) under his wing. How will their adventure turn out? Get into your Netflix account to find out.
7. Schindler’s List (1993)
This is another movie to watch. Take a history lesson and revisit the painful past as the film shows how Jews were slaughtered by the Nazi’s. It also tells the story of a hero in the character of Oskar Schindler (Liam Neeson), a German businessman who saved 1,000 Jews in his factory even if he was a member of the Nazi party.
8. Lady Bird (2017)
Greta Garwig stars this coming-of-age movie as she navigates her life as a rebellious high-school senior. Despite the piercing parent-child conflict, the story also guarantees fun and laughter.
9. The Social Network (2010)
The story is a loose dramatization of tech giant Mark Zuckerberg. This movie takes us to a journey that no matter how rich or powerful we one has become, it’s still not enough to fill a hole in one’s soul.
10. Haywire (2012)
Get it one, Gina Carano! Be enthralled by her mixed martial arts skill and athleticism as she slays her every adventure.
11. American Factory (2019)
Take a journey inside an American factory as Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert made this documentary to give you a glimpse of manual labor complexities.
12. Marriage Story (2019)
This is not your typical love story. This is a realistic story about loving couples who eventually grew apart. Learn a thing or two from this movie as they take on a different narrative on “happily ever after.”
13. The Bling Ring (2013)
Watch Emma Watson as she leads young rich girls to their famous neighbors’ homes – and by celebrated, we mean Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan.
14. My Happy Family (2017)
The story revolves around a 52-year-old Georgian woman who shocks everyone when she decides to move out of her family and live her own life.
15. The Little Prince (2016)
Watch this unconventional approach to the classic book “The Little Prince.” Drag your little ones and enjoy watching the movie together.
16. Moonlight (2016)
Learn about the story of this young, gay, African-American man and open your eyes to the realities of how these people struggle to belong. Challenge your perception about masculinity, family, power, and love with this 2017 Academy Award winner for best picture.
17. Magic Mike (2012)
Laugh your heart out this funny and enjoyable story of male entertainment starred by the one and only Channing Tatum.
18. Okja (2017)
Enjoy this moving story about a girl and her genetically engineered super-pig as they go on adventures together.
19. Mudbound (2017)
The story is about two families – one white and one Black – and how their fates intertwine in a land one owns.
20. 20th Century Women (2016)
This dramedy by Mike Mills depicts a single mother who commissioned the help of her housemates and friend that resulted in her son’s coming of age.
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