Best Films On Netflix UK To Watch [September 2021 Updated]

best films on netflix uk

Wondering what are some of the best films on Netflix right now to watch in the UK? We know how problematic it can be if you have a whole versatile Netflix catalogue in front of you, but your indecisive nature prevents you from watching that right title.

Too much of anything can also be a nuisance if you can’t decide on what to stream. Hence, we took it upon ourselves to dig out some of the old classics, trending titles, and blockbuster films, for example, Harry Potter on Netflix, which swept streaming addicts off their feet.

Netflix may have upped its game this year, but the true heroes are these best films on Netflix listed below.

So without any further wait, we will let you explore the list, which consists of versatile Netflix anime, and  DC movies available on Netflix. There are also twisted storylines, from psychological thrillers like The Platform to satirical comedy like The Two Popes and The Death of Stalin; you will certainly enjoy watching these titles while sitting back and relaxing in the UK. So read along and find out what are the best films to stream on Netflix right now.

1. The Kissing Booth (All Parts) 2018-2021


Comedy, Romance

Director: Vince Marcello

Stars: Joey King, Joel Courtney, Jacob Elordi

You can watch all three parts of Netflix’s most famous teen drama and comedy movie, The Kissing Booth. Elle and Lee have graduated high school and it’s time for them to pick a college before summer begins, and for Elle, she has a tough decision to make. Either follow Rule #18 and study in Berkley with Lee or spend the rest of her life in Harvard with Noah, the love of her life.

2. Sweet Girl (2021)

Action, Drama, Thriller

IMDB: 5.5

Director: Brian Andrew Mendoza

Stars: Jason Momoa, Isabella Merced, Manuel Garcia-Ruflo

The movie is about a family man Ray Cooper who is fighting against a pharmaceutical company for pulling a life-saving drug from the market right before the death of her wife because of cancer. His yearning for putting the responsible behind bars leads him to uncover dirty secrets. Due to which his and his daughter’s life is at stake now. He must find a way to fight off the evil and save his only family left, his daughter.




Action, Crime, Drama

IMDB: 5.6

Director: Ferdinando Cito Filomarino

Stars: John David Washington, Boyd Holbrook, Vicky Krieps

Following a devastating car accident, American tourist Beckett, who is vacationing in Greece, becomes the search target. He is forced to run for the safety of his life and is desperate to reach the American embassy to clear his name. But unfortunately, he falls deeper into the web of conspiracy. Watch if he manages to emerge from all this and returns to his country or not.

4. Shutter Island (2010)


Mystery, Thriller

IMDB: 8.2

Director: Martin Scorsese

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Emily Mortimer, Mark Ruffalo, Michelle Williams

Suspense no one saw coming, not even a single bit. A highly re-watchable movie, Shutter Island is one of the best physiological thrillers and one of the best DiCaprio movies of all time. Set in 1954, Teddy Daniels (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Chuck Aule (Mark Ruffalo), two US Marshalls, are investigating a potential murder in an asylum on a remote island only to find shocking revelations about the asylum itself.

5. To All the Boys I’ve loved before (2018-2021)

to all the boys ive loved before

Comedy, Drama, Romance

IMDB: 6.5

Director: Michael Fimognari, Susan Johnson

Stars: Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, Janel Parrish, Anna Cathcart, Madeleine Arthur

One of the most popular movies on Netflix, the trilogy is a coming of age teenage romance novel; based on the New York best seller by Jenny Han. The trilogy starts from Lare-Jean Song Covey and the 5 un-posted love letters that she wrote in grade 5 for her crushes. Until they mysteriously find themselves in the hand of their recipients, leaving Lara-Jean’s dirty laundry out in the open. But there’s a plot twist, one of the recipients is her sister’s boyfriend. The walls are closing in on Lara-Jean. Will she be able to get herself out of this situation and find the love of her life?

6. Run(2020)



Mystery Thriller

IMDB: 6.7

Director: Aneesh Chaganty

Stars: Sarah Paulson, Kiera Allen, Sara Sohn

Run depicts the story of a dangerously overprotective mother and her teenage daughter Chloe. After being born premature and facing a lot of health issues during her initial years., Chloe spent most of her life trapped inside her house, homeschooled by her mother. She has no interaction with the outside world and is completely isolated. However, now Chloe wants to break free of the prison of her house. Amidst all this, she collides with several incidents and discovers that her mother has hidden something big.

7. The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf(2021)

teh witcher nightmaare of the wolf

Animation, Action, Adventure

IMDB: 7.5

Director: Kwang II Han

Stars: Theo James, Mary McDonnell, Lara Pulver

Vasemir slays monsters for coins and glory. He has become a Witcher to get rid of poverty. But when a mysterious new monster starts spreading terror across the politically unstable kingdom, Vasemir must fight his inner demons from the past and get rid of the mysterious monster as well.

8. Okja (2017)

Okja (2017)

Action, Adventure, Drama

IMDB: 7.3

Director: Bong Joon Ho

Stars: Tilda Swinton, Paul Dano, Seo-hyun Ahn

A film that highlights animal brutality and capitalism, cashing on people’s emotions as they spend 10 years raising and feeding a breed of “Super Pig” only to be taken away by insensitive corporate companies for slaughter. But Mija, the sole caretaker of Okja, the super pig, will not back down so easily. And so she sets out to rescue her only friend and companion for 10 years from the hands of the vicious Mirando corporations.

9. Fear Of Rain(2021)

Fear Of rain

Drama, Horror, Thriller


Director: Castille Landon

Stars: Katherine Heigl, Harry Connick Jr., Madison Iseman

The movie is about a girl named “Michelle” who has Schizophrenia. Her day-to-day life is full of struggles due to the terrifying hallucinations she experiences. However, things started going downhill when these hallucinations become severe, and she begins suspecting her neighbour of abducting a kid. The only person who believes her is Caleb- a boy, but she is unsure if he exists.

10. The Dig(2021)

The Dig

Biography, Drama, History

IMDB: 7.1

Director: Simon Stone

Stars: Carey Mulligan, Ralph Fiennes, Lily James

The Dig represents a time of uncertainty and fear just before WW-II England. It is about discovering a ship from the dark ages and quarrels over who owns it. Although it’s not an enigmatic thriller or a light-hearted comedy movie, it is worth watching. The director and Actors have nailed their roles flawlessly.

11. The Irishman (2019)

The Irishman (2019)

Biography, Crime, Drama

IMDB: 7.9

Director: Martin Scorsese

Stars: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci

Based on the 2004 Non-fiction book, “I Heard You Paint Houses,” the story revolves around Frank Sheeran (Robert De Niro), a truck driver who began working as a hitman for Russel Bufalino and made acquaintances with the influential American Union Labour leader, Jimmy Hoffa played by the legendary Al Pacino.

12. Uncut Gems (2019)

Uncut Gems (2019)

Crime, Drama, Thriller

IMDB: 7.4

Director: Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie

Stars: Adam Sandler, Julia Fox, Idina Menzel

One of Adam Sandler’s best performances as an American-Jewish jewellery store owner and an impulsive gambler who has risked his whole existence to pay off his debts and keep himself afloat in a hostile world.

13. The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)

Comedy, Drama, Musical

IMDB: 7.3

Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Stars: Tim Blake Nelson, Willie Watson, Clancy Brown

A compilation of six short stories set in the old west during the 19th century. An amusing set of stories with a ton of humor and character building. The Ballad of Buster Scruggs is an accurate depiction of the mercy less Old West.

14. Roma (2018)

Roma (2018)


IMDB: 7.7

Director: Alfonso Cuarón

Stars: Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira, Diego Cortina Autrey

A tale of togetherness, love, and family, Roma is an accurate depiction of Mexico in the 70s and the struggling lives of Sofia and her abandoned children. But she has Cleo, a domestic house-help who is there for her during her tough times when Sofia’s own husband leaves her.

15. Bird Box (2018)

Bird Box (2018)

Thriller, Sci-Fi

IMDB: 6.6

Director: Susanne Bier

Stars: Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes, John Malkovich

A post-apocalyptic psychological thriller with a foreign force engulfing the planet, and the only way to counter it is not seeing it. If you do, your worst fears may come alive. They must cover their eyes to fight the foreign force, which may seem impossible, but the only possible solution.

16. 365 Days (2020)

 365 Days

Romance, Drama

IMDB: 3.3

Director: Barbara  Bialowas, Tomasz Mandes

Stars: Anna Maria Siekucka, Michele Morrone, Bronislaw Wroclawski

The Polish Romantic drama hit Netflix in the UK on June 7, 2020 four months following its release in February. The erotic drama is about Massimo, a young boss of Sicilian Mafia, who has to take over after his father has been murdered. He falls in love with Laura is vacationing in Sicily. Laura has no idea that Massimo will abduct her , hold her captive and grant her 365 days to fall in love with him.

17. Da 5 Bloods (2020)

Da 5 Bloods (2020)

Adventure, Drama, War

IMDB: 6.5

Director: Spike Lee

Stars: Delroy Lindo, Jonathan Majors, Clarke Peters

An American War Drama about 4 African-American vets who come back looking for the gold they buried but with no roadmap to follow, as all the recognizable landmarks are destroyed after an airstrike. Da 5 Bloods is Chadwick Bosman’s final film that was released before his death in August 2020.

21. The Old Guard (2020)

The Old guard

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

IMDB: 6.6

Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood

Stars: Charlize Theron, KiKi Layne, Matthias Schoenaerts

All hell breaks loose when a group of century-old, self-healing immortal mercenaries find their secret out in the open, along with an unexpected addition to their now exposed coven. All must be done to save the integrity and the freedom of their kind, even if it means taking a drastic decision.

22. The Mule (2018)

The Mule

Crime, Drama, Thriller

IMDB: 7.0

Director: Clint Eastwood

Stars: Clint Eastwood, Patrick L Reyes, Cesar De Leon

The story is about a 90-year-old man Earl Stone, who is alone, broke, and facing the foreclosure of his business. Amidst all this, Earl is offered a job that requires him to drives only. But  Unknowingly, he becomes a part of drug courier for a Mexican Cartel. Meanwhile, Agent Colin Bates get to know about the new mysterious drug mule, hitting the market and begins a mission of cracking down on the criminals behind it.

23. Nightcrawler (2014)

Night crawler

Crime, Drama, Thriller

IMDB: 7.9

Director: Dan Gilroy

Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Bill Paxton

Once a petty thief, Louis Bloom submerges himself in the crime reporting world of LA, defying all ethics of journalism and going knee-deep in the dark and dingy world of criminal activities until he forgets his own identity and ethics of crime reporting altogether. A movie that will run shivers down your spine, and amongst the best movies on Netflix in the thriller category.

24. Official Secrets (2019)

Official secrets

Crime, Drama, Biography

IMDB: 7.3

Director: Gavin Hood

Stars: Keira Knightley, Matt Smith, Mathew Goode

Official secret is a story based on true events. A British spy Katherine Gun, whose sole duties were to handle classified information, received a strange memo in 2003. The US enlisted Britain’s help in collecting compromising information on United Nations Security Council members and ultimately forcing them to vote in favour of an invasion of Iraq. Gun decides to defy her government and leaks the memo to the press, putting herself and her family’s lives at stake.

25. Easy A (2010)

Easy A

Comedy, Drama, Romance

IMDB: 7.0

Director: Will Gluck

Stars: Emma Stone, Amanda Bynes, Penn Badgley

High School rumors can be devastating and may leave your social life in ruins, but Olive is a smart girl who knows how to turn the tables and use these rumors for her own financial gains without caring what anyone has to say about her or her reputation.

25. Enola Holmes (2020)

Enola Holmes

Action, Adventure, Crime

IMDB: 6.6

Director: Harry Bradbeer

Stars: Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill, Sam Claflin, Helena Bonham Carter, Louis Partridge

Sherlock Holmes has a little sister, who is as sharp and as witty as her older brother, and she uses these wits against him when she is in search of her missing mother and trying to help a runaway lord escape murder. A fast-paced and exciting watch with a refreshing message regarding individuality and women empowerment.

26. The Courier(2020)

The Courier

Drama, History, Thriller

IMDB: 7.1

Director: Dominic Cooke

Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Merab Ninidze, Rachel Brosnahan

The movie tells a true story of a British Businessman who is unintentionally recruited in one of the greatest international conflicts. He hopes to prevent a nuclear confrontation with the help of a Soviet officer. Both men worked together to provide the intelligence required to defuse the Cuban Missile Crisis.

27. Gerald’s Game (2017)

Gerald's Gmaes

Drama, Horror, Thriller

IMDB: 6.6

Director: Mike Flanagan

Stars: Carla Gugino, Bruce Greenwood, Chiara Aurelia

As delightfully gruesome as it may seem, Gerald’s Game is something that you will come back to for its thrill and the profound psychological aspects revolving around the men involved in Carla Gugino’s past and present life. An adaptation of Stephen King’s novel, Gerald’s Game, is a promising watch and definitely, one of the must-watch, somewhat horror movies on Netflix.

28. The Vigil (2019)

The Vigil

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

IMDB: 5.7

Director: Keith Thomas

Stars: Dave Davis, Menashe Lustig, Malky Goldman

A young man provides an overnight watch to deceased who was a member of his former orthodox community. During the night, he finds himself fighting against a mysterious evil force. The uncanny flick entails all the characteristics of a blockbuster horror movie and is worth a watch.

29. Steve Jobs (2015)

Steve Jobs

Biography, Drama

IMDB: 7.2

Director: Danny Boyle

Stars: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen

Nobody is perfect, not even the CEO of one of the biggest companies in the world, Apple. This biographical drama is an accurate depiction of what life is like for a man like Steve Jobs and what personal setbacks and hardships a man of his stature must endure in bringing his company amongst the industry’s top names.

30. The Invitation (2015)

the invitation

Drama, Mystery, Thriller

IMDB: 6.6

Director: Karyn Kusama

Stars: Logan Marshall-Green, Emayatzy Corinealdi, Michiel Huisman

An invitation with a sinister motive? That’s what Will thinks as he gets invited to his ex-wife’s house for a get-together. The air is filled with skepticism; is something nasty going to happen, or is it just his paranoia and grief of his broken family making him think this way. There is alot to digest in this American thriller, so buckle up as you press that play button.

31. Scott Pilgrim vs. The World (2010)

Scott pilgrim Vs the world

Action, Comedy, Fantasy

IMDB: 7.5

Director: Edgar Wright

Stars: Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kieran Culkin

Battle of the bands or war of the exes? Not sure what, but Scott Pilgrim has a lot to fight for to woo his lady love, Ramona Flowers. In a battle of exes, Scott must defeat all seven evil exes of Ramona, but there is a lot at stake with his music career and his teammates all depending on him.

32. Spiderman: Far From Home(2019)

Spiderman Far from home

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

IMDB: 7.5

Director: Jon Watts

Stars: Tom Holland, Samuel Jackson, Jake Gyllenhaal

Peter Parker enjoys his vacation in Europe when Nick Fury bangs on his hotel room door and asks for his help in an urgent mission against four massive creatures made up of elements. Each representing water, earth, air & fire emerged from a hole, hell-bent on destroying the universe. Parker puts on his superhero suit and decides to help Fury and his ally superhero Mysterio fight off the evil elemental creatures.

33. Django Unchained (2012)

Django unchained

Drama, Western

IMDB: 8.4

Director: Quentin Tarantino

Stars: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio

A Tarantino classic, where Django, a free slave, is helped by a German bounty hunter in tracking down his wife, who was captured and sent to a brutal plantation owner’s farm for slavery. Django Unchained is a pretty violent movie, so a strict disclaimer before watching it is a must.

34. Molly’s Game (2017)

Milly's game

Crime, Drama, Biography

IMDB: 7.4

Director: Aaron Sokin

Stars: Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner

The movie is based on the true story of the Olympic-class skier Molly bloom’s life. She ran the high-stakes poker games for almost a decade and earned crazy amounts of money. But unfortunately, she ended up getting arrested by 17 FBI agents in the middle of the night. Her players were members of the aristocracies, including Hollywood stars, sports stars, business tycoons, and even the Russian mob.

35. After(2019)


Romance, Drama

IMDB: 5.3

Director: Jenny Gager

Stars: Josephine Langford, Hero Fiennes Tiffin, Khadija Red Thunder

The movie is a visual adaptation of Anna Todd’s novel , After. Tessa is a dedicated student, obedient daughter, and a loyal girlfriend to her high school sweetheart. However,  her world falls apart when she meets Hardin Scott, a dark, mysterious and magnetic rebel who makes her question everything.

36. Marriage Story (2019)

Marriage story

Comedy, Drama, Romance

IMDB: 7.9

Director: Noah Baumbach

Stars: Adam Driver, Scarlett Johansson, Julia Greer

A detailed retrospect of what goes into a brutal divorce and how most families struggle to keep their family intact while uncoupling themselves from years of togetherness, shared moments, and countless mixed memories.

37. About Time (2013)

About Time

Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

IMDB: 7.8

Director: Richard Curtis

Stars: Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy

What would you do if you find out that you can travel back in time? For Tim, it’s getting the girl of his dreams and create a beautiful and happy bond with his family. A beautiful movie with a beautiful message of togetherness, About Time will undoubtedly make you teary-eyed in the end and one of the top in our movie recommendations list.

38. Love and Monsters(2020)

Love and monsters

Action, Adventure, Comedy

IMDB: 7.0

Director: Michael Mathews

Stars: Dylan O’Brien, Jessica Henwick, Michael Rooker

Seven years following the monster apocalypse, Joel and everyone else has been living under the ground. The monsters have captured the Earth, and it is no longer a place to live. However, Joel somehow reconnected with his high school sweetheart Aimee, who is 80 miles away. Joel suddenly realizes that there is nothing left for him underground. So he goes out to find Aimee, overlooking the fact that monsters are scattered across the Earth.

39. Mudbound (2017)


Drama, War

IMDB: 7.4

Director: Dee Rees

Stars: Jason Mitchell, Carey Mulligan, Jason Clarke

It’s a hearty and raw tale of what it’s like to live a life as a WWII survivor and deal with racism while battling demons of their own in a nearly dead farm in rural Mississippi.

40. Uncorked (2020)



IMDB: 6.2

Director: Prentice Penny

Stars: Courtney B. Vance, Lashun Pollard, Michael Mobley

Elijah had a tough choice to make when he pursued his love for wine and went on to become a master sommelier against the wishes of his family, who has plans to bring him to the family BBQ business. A relatable tale for all the children who have struggled to balance their own dreams against their parents’ wishes, creating a minor rift between the family, which later on resolves, giving essential life lessons. Uncorked is a family movie, and if you are looking for an emotional rollercoaster, it is the best movie on Netflix for that.



Animation, Adventure, Comedy

IMDB: 6.7

Director: Kirk DeMicco

Stars: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ynairaly Simo, Zoe Saldana

Vivo and Andres are the best duos because of their common love for music. Although they don’t understand each other’s language, they love to perform to the crowds in a busy square. However, Andres receives a letter from Marta Sandoval, inviting him to her farewell concert. So now Vivo has to deliver a love letter to Marta that Andres wrote long ago in the form of a song.

42. Icarus (2017)


Documentary, Sport

IMDB: 7.9

Director: Bryan Fogel

Stars: Bryan Fogel, Dave Zabriskie, Don Catlin

In an attempt to expose the biggest scandal in the history of sports, filmmaker Bryan Fogel sets out to reveal the truth behind doping and athletes on steroids. From dirty urine to untimely and unexplained deaths. There is alot to uncover as Bryan gets in conversation with a Russian Scientist who turns the story into a psychological thriller.

43. Private Life (2018)

private life

Comedy, Drama

IMDB: 7.2

Director: Tamara Jenkins

Stars: Kathryn Hahn, Paul Giamatti, Gabrielle Reid

Having a child-less marriage may be a requirement for some but torturous for others struggling to have one. As much as it is a blessing, at times, it can take a toll on the person going through it, and in most cases, the whole marriage itself. Threatened by the lack of children in their marriage, Rachel and Richard are fighting hard to keep their marriage afloat while trying different methods.

44. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood(2019)

Once upon a time in hollywood

Comedy, Drama

IMDB: 7.6

Director: Quentin Tarantino

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie

Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt starring Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, holds a story of a fading TV Star Rick Dalton and his stunt double, Cliff Booth. They strive for one last time to gain fame in the last years of Hollywood’s Golden Age in 1969, Los Angeles.


45. Yesterday(2019)


Comedy, Fantasy, Music

IMDB: 6.8

Director: Danny Boyle

Stars: Himesh Patel, Lily James, Sophia Di Martino

The Musical romance yesterday is about an aspiring young musician. He wakes up one day and realizes he is the only one on the Earth to remember The Beatles. And he also learns that he has woken up in an alternate timeline, where they never existed.

46. Midsommer (2019)


Drama, Horror, Mystery

IMDB: 7.1

Director: Ari Aster

Stars: Florence Pugh, Jack Reynor, Vilhelm Blomgren

A couple begins their journey to an ultimate vacation in Scandinavia. So naturally, they also want to visit the rural hometown’s legendary Swedish mid-summer festival. But soon, this idyllic vacation turns into an increasingly violent and strange competition carried out by a pagan cult.

47. Army Of The Dead(2021)

army of the dead

Action, Crime, Horror

IMDB: 5.8

Director: Zack Snyder

Stars: Dave Bautista, Ella Purnell, & Tig Nautaro

A group of professional soldiers plans out the biggest heist after the outbreak of Zombie infection in Las Vegas. In an effort to retrieve $200 million, the group had an encounter with a herd of intelligent zombies known as “Alpha”. The mercenaries also came across a zombie tiger.

48. Fear Street: Part One 1994 (2021)

Fear street:1994

Drama, Horror, Mystery

IMDB: 6.2

Director: Leigh Janiak

Stars: Kiana Madeira, Olivia Scott Welch, Benjamin Flores Jr.

Fear Street: Part one is the epic horror story that you might be longing for ages. A group of teenage kids accidentally come across the mysterious evil responsible for a series of murders in their town. The movie is based on R.L. Stine’s best-selling horror series.

49. Catch me if you can (2002)

Catch me if you can

Biography, Crime, Drama

IMDB: 8.1

Director: Steven Spielberg

Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Christopher Walken

One of Steven Spielberg’s finest works with DiCaprio, who is an excellent con artist extracting millions out of people, until he grabs the attention of an FBI Agent, Carl Hanratty, who becomes obsessed with the con man. One of Leonardo’s finest works and rightfully on the list of the best movies on Netflix.

50. The Old Ways (2009)

the old ways

Fantasy, Horror

IMDB: 5.5

Director: Christopher Alender

Stars: Brigitte Kali Canals, Andrea Cortes, Julia Vera

The movie is about a young Mexican journalist, Christina. She travels to her ancestral home in order to investigate a story of black magic and healing but ends up getting abducted by a group of locals. They claim that she is the devil incarnated.

51. Tomb Raider(2018)

tomb raider

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

IMDB: 6.3

Director: Roar Uthaug

Stars: Alicia Vikander, Dominic West, Walton Goggins

Lara Croft, a 21-year-old, independent daughter of Lord Richard Croft, yearns to find her lost father. She somehow managed to reach the island where her father vanished. She must find the truth about her father’s past and disappearance.

52. The Girl On The Train (2016)

the girl on train

Drama, Mystery, Crime

IMDB: 6.5

Director: Tate Taylor

Stars: Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, Rebecca Ferguson

The movie revolves around a divorced woman Rachel Watson’s life. She is entangled in a murder that ruins the peace of her mind. She must find the murderer in order to save her life and everything that is left.

53. Hereditary(2018)

Hereditary (2018)

Horror, Drama, Mystery

IMDB: 7.3

Director: Ari Aster

Stars: Tony Collette, Milly Shapiro, Gabriel Byrne

Annie’s mentally ill mother passed away, and the whole family tries to console her and mourn over her loss. However, Annie and her daughter find an unusual way to handle their grief, which is flirting with the supernatural. As a result, both of them experience otherworldly evil experiences.

54. The King (2019)

the King

Biography, Drama, History

IMDB: 7.2

Director: David Michôd

Stars: Tom Glynn-Carney, Gábor Czap, Tom Fisher

Young Henry V is left to deal with a crippling war-oriented England in the 15th Century. And there is alot for him to do in order to restore peace within his region and himself.

55. The Two Popes (2019)

The two popes

Biography, Comedy Drama

IMDB: 7.6

Director: Fernando Meirelles

Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Jonathan Pryce, Juan Minujín

What will the Church do to maintain a neutral ground between the old conservative Pope Benedict XVI and the future liberal Pope? Leave them together to figure it out for themselves—a humorous and brilliant take on serious matters to bring out relatability.

56. Dolemite Is My Name (2019)

Dolemite is my name

Biography, Comedy, Drama

IMDB: 7.3

Director: Craig Brewer

Stars: Eddie Murphy, Keegan-Michael Key, Mike Epps

A biopic of the infamous Rudy Ray Moore, who proved everyone wrong about his abilities to star in a kung-Fu anti-establishment film.

57. The Death of Stalin (2017)


Comedy, Drama, History

IMDB: 7.2

Director: Armando Iannucci

Stars: Steve Buscemi, Simon Russell Beale, Jeffrey Tambor

An absurd comedy and satire which didn’t fail to disappoint as it portrays the death of Joseph Stalin and how his subordinates struggle to fight for power to become the force of power in Soviet Russia.

58. The Platform (2019)

the Platform

Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

IMDB: 7.0

Director: Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia

Stars: Ivan Massagué, Zorion Eguileor, Antonia San Juan

A Spanish thriller, amongst the best movies on Netflix, tests the limits of the human mind and depicts one of the 7 deadly sins, gluttony. A bone-chilling thriller that will make you question the extent humans can go to satisfy their hunger, literally and figuratively.

Wrapping it up!

Hopefully, our extensive research and recommendations will be of some use to you. You can now reduce wasting time hovering on the titles and utilize it to watch these best films on Netflix in the UK. If there are any other recommendations from your end, feel free to comment below, and we will certainly include them in our list of good films to watch on Netflix.

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Ellison Shirley

Ellison Shirley tends to go down the rabbit hole when it comes to research; hence it’s up to her to present the latest happenings in streaming town. And so she does. A serial binge-watcher, opinionated with a pinch of feminism on top, you name it, she’s a bit of everything.

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