10 Recommended Netflix Movies In 2020, Which Also Doubled As The Internet Movie Database, (IMDb) Netflix Best Movies has emerged.
Nigeria online news reports that the Internet Movie Database, (IMDb) has included some of the best movies so far on Netflix.
With less than two months to go before the end of 2020, Netflix has released more than a hundred movies so far.
With movies that were exclusively distributed or produced by them, several of Netflix’s movies turn out to be some of the best of the year.
Netflix’s reputation as a streaming platform continues to improve as they release new and refreshing content every year.
Below are the top 10 movies on Netflix this year so far:
1. The Chicago trial
This drama is the best rated with 7 – 7.9 points. In this court drama, seven people are indicted by the federal government after a riot occurred at the 1968 Democratic National Convention.
As his defense team tries to prove their innocence, they are also faced with a skewed and unfair system that is moving further and further out of their favor.
The film became one of the most talked about of the year, particularly with the story’s parallelism with the current political environment.
Critics and audiences alike praised the film for its brilliant script and direction by Aaron Sorkin, making it a well-deserved favorite for the upcoming Academy Awards.
More importantly, the performances of actors like Sacha Baron Cohen and Eddie Redmayne were the highlight.
With ratings of 7.1, the film focuses on a series of characters in a small but corrupt town. While they all live separate lives, each of their stories will eventually converge into one, especially for a young man who seeks revenge for his loved ones and lives with tragedy.
This psychological thriller is based on the novel by Donald Ray Pollock.
Even though the movie was slow and dark, viewers were impressed by the performances of the cast, particularly Robert Pattinson and Tom Holland.
2. The 40-year-old version
When a 40-year-old playwright hasn’t achieved the success she hoped for, she works on a mixtape to share her message with the world.
However, whether her new career as a rapper will finally change the course of her life remains the fundamental question.
Radha Blank starred in, directed, wrote and produced the critically acclaimed film.
Also scoring 7.1 as The Devil all the time, viewers complimented the film on its refreshing and impressive story of a struggling woman who changes the trajectory of her lifestyle into something different and rewarding.
In this teen drama, Ellie Chu finishes high school earning money to do homework for other students.
Finally, Ellie is hired by the school jock to write love letters to the person she likes.
However, her world is turned upside down when she realizes that she also loves the same person.
The movie has 6.9 ratings is another coming-of-age drama that tells a tender, sharp, and compelling story of a young woman’s experience in love at first sight.
Several critics singled out the film for its fantastic direction and great performance from the young cast, including actress Leah Lewis.
4. The boys in the band
At 6.8 rates, the film is based on the 1968 play by Mart Crowley.
The film centers on a house party between gay friends. However, things change at the party when a game prompts each person to reveal their true feelings to the people around them.
Along with the brilliant direction of Joe Mantello, producer Ryan Murphy brings out a captivating film with a story full of surprises and highlights the film’s central plot to modern times.
With great respect from critics and audiences, great performances by an exclusively gay cast strengthen the film’s emotional story.
In the midst of an international war on drugs between rival families, Tyler Rake is recruited on a rescue mission to save a kidnapped Indian boy in Dhaka, Bangladesh. As the rescue mission goes unplanned, Tyler is faced with the impossibility of succeeding in bringing the boy back home to his family.
Anthony and Joe Russo ventured into a new project with Extraction, after completing the Marvel movies. With Sam Hargrave directing, the team also met with Marvel actor Chris Hemsworth to create his latest action thriller film.
At 6.7 ratings, the movie can be quite violent at times, most viewers will agree that Extraction is perhaps the best action-packed ride of the year.
6. I am thinking of ending things
While traveling with her boyfriend to meet his parents for the first time, a young woman contemplates breaking up with him. However, things don’t turn out the way they do as he goes through a series of unusual events in the city.
At a rate of 6.7, the film is an unusual psychological horror film, written and directed by Charlie Kaufman.
Despite the ambiguous ending, critics praised the film for its complex and impressive approach to the horror genre.
Additionally, both Jesse Plemons and Jessie Buckley put on outstanding performances as a couple.
7. The old guard
When Andy and his team of mercenaries learn that someone knows their immortal powers, they flee to protect their freedom before being used for something more dangerous.
While trying to hide, they discover a new member who also possesses the power, complicating their mission.
Starring Charlize Theron and Kiki Layne, the movie was Netflix’s biggest summer hit that got everyone talking.
Rated 6.6 on the list, the action-packed movie ventured into a different concept of the superhero genre that led viewers to want more.
Several viewers celebrated the superhero movie for its mind-blowing action sequences and Theron’s performance.
9. Enola Holmes
While most people know the famous detective Sherlock Holmes, it seems that Holmes has a younger sister who shares an enthusiasm for solving crimes.
When her mother disappears, Enola sets out on a journey to learn the truth about her disappearance in hopes of bringing her home safely.
However, her mission is complicated when she meets a young lord whose life is in danger.
At 6.6 indexes, the film is based on the young adult novels by Nancy Springer, Enola Holmes narrates a new and revitalized mystery storytelling and crime solving on Baker Street. Millie Bobby Brown delivers a remarkable performance as the title character, presenting her youthful yet feminist persona as a young detective. Due to the huge response from viewers, Enola Holmes became the most-watched movie on Netflix within the first five days of its release and had the largest first ever premiere on Netflix this year.
10. Over the moon
Hoping to meet the goddess of the moon, a young woman named Fei Fei builds a rocket to fulfill her dreams. When he somehow succeeds, he witnesses a whole new world with his bunny Bungee and stepbrother Chin.
Over the Moon features a moving story that focuses on loss and hope.
Also at 6.6 rates, viewers will find the animation vibrant and colorful, complementing the setting and tone. Also, Over the Moon is a rejuvenating movie that many people can enjoy with their families.