So You’ve decided you’re going to watch a movie. You have the entirety of Netflix at your disposal, including even a pared down list of films you’ve already noted to watch at a future date. But then there’s the choosing.
You’ve gotta find something that fits your mood, or something you and your friend/significant other/couch companion can agree on. You spend hours browsing, and by the time you stumble on something you think maybe is the one, it’s too late, you’re too tired, and indecision has won out.
Not-to-fear though because we here at GEEKSLA have a guide to help you find the perfect Netflix choice. We’ve thumbed through the library and assembled a list of some of the best films currently available for streaming and have divided the list to various categories already available on the NETFLIX App;
So below is the categorised list of TOP 5 Must-watch movies on NETFLIX. Select your category and get started with Netflix.
Top 5 must watch NETFLIX movies- BOLLYWOOD
So we all love Bollywood movies, their magnum opus songs and the bowling over usage of the HINDI language in period dramas so let’s check out some quality HINDI movies available on NETFLIX:
Cast: Alia Bhatt, Shahrukh Khan
Description: A young cinematographer with a bright professional future and a lack of empathy learns the importance of balancing ambition with humanity.
Cast: Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Ileana D’cruz
Description: Years after rejecting Barfii, a hearing and speech impaired young man, for a more “appropriate” suitor, Shruti finds herself falling for him.
Cast: Kangana Ranaut, Rajkummar Rao, Lisa Haydon
Description: A jilted bride decides to go on her European honeymoon anyway — by herself — and ends up embarking on a journey of self-discovery.
Cast: Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh
Description: A once-promising wrestler pursues the gold medal he never won by training two of his daughters to compete at the Commonwealth Games.
Rang De Basanti
Cast: Aamir Khan, Siddharth, Atul Kulkarni
Description: An idealistic English filmmaker casts a group of student actors in her docudrama about India’s revolution against British rule in the 1920s.
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Top 5 must watch NETFLIX movies- HORROR
Any time is the right time to watch a scary horror movie and get your nerves on point. While NETFLIX has a lot of good series options when it comes to Horror genre, but we have shortlisted 5 movies you could use to get your popcorn bowl upside down.
Cast: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd
Description: Jack Torrance descends into madness — terrorizing his wife and young son — after living at a deserted and eerie hotel during its off season.
Cast: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Joey King
Description: Inspired by true events (and starring Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga as real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren), James Wan’s horror thriller takes a familiar trope—a family moves into old farmhouse, only to discover it’s haunted—and ups the ante with edge-of-your-seat thrills and deeply unsettling frights.
The Exorcism of Emily Rose
Cast: Jennifer Carpenter, Laura Linney, Tom Wilkinson
Description: An agnostic defense attorney is alarmed when she starts to believe her client — a priest accused of negligent homicide after an exorcism gone wrong.
Cast: Sandra Escacena, Claudia Placer, Bruna González
Description: In 1991 Madrid, after holding a séance at school, a teen girl minding her younger siblings at home suspects an evil force has entered their apartment.
Cast: Teresa Palmer, Gabriel Bateman, Alexander John DiPersia
Description: When a terrifying force arises from her family’s past, a woman must protect her young stepbrother from a spirit that kills its victims in the dark.
Top 5 must watch NETFLIX movies- COMEDY
Well Comic movies are for all the ages and are responsible for taking out that odd days stress and bring us back to life for the daily struggle of the next day!!
We’re The Millers
Cast: Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis, Emma Roberts
When a small-time pot dealer in debt to his supplier agrees to smuggle in a major stash from Mexico, he rounds up a fake family to act as a cover.
Cast: Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis
Description: Three disgruntled buddies can’t leave their miserable jobs, so they cook up a creative strategy for eliminating their micromanaging bosses instead.
Bad Neighbors 2
Cast: Seth Rogen, Zac Efron, Rose Byrne
Description: When a sorority with a progressive agenda moves in next door, parents Mac and Kelly must keep them at bay before closing the deal on their house sale.
Cast: Will Ferrell, Kevin Hart, Craig T. Nelson
Description: Sentenced to a long stretch in San Quentin, a hedge fund manager hires an ex-con to toughen him up, unaware his new mentor has never done prison time.
Cast: Sacha Baron Cohen, Anna Faris, Ben Kingsley
Description: This comedy chronicles the glorious efforts of General Aladeen, dictator of the Republic of Wadiya, to oppress his people and fight democracy.
Top 5 must watch NETFLIX movies for teens/kids – ANIMATED
While Netflix has some wonderful options for the grown-ups, it equally has wonderful options for the kids/teens of the family and what better way to binge watch a family animated movie on a Christmas eve with the kids. So here are some of our options to watching some good animated movies;
Kung Fu Panda
Cast: Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Angelina Jolie
Description: When the Valley of Peace is threatened, lazy Po the panda discovers his destiny as the “chosen one” and trains to become a kung fu hero.
Cast: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba
Description: When an otter mysteriously disappears from the animal city of Zootopia, a rabbit police officer teams up with a fast-talking fox to set things right.
Kubo and the Two Strings
Cast: Art Parkinson, Charlize Theron, Ralph Fiennes
Description: In feudal Japan, a one-eyed boy with musical magic powers searches for his father’s enchanted armor, pursued by his evil grandfather, the Moon King.
Big Hero 6
Cast: Scott Adsit, Ryan Potter, Daniel Henney
Description: A kid with a knack for robotics is out to stop an evil plot to destroy San Fransokyo — with help from four quirky friends and a big robot best pal.
Cast: Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith, Richard Kind
Description: When young Riley’s family moves across the country, her inner Joy corrals her other feelings into helping her cope with a new life — and growing up.
So here were some of our picks to help your binge watch time go as interesting as our goes.
Hope you like it what we suggested and HAPPY BINGE Watching!!!