Over the years Netflix has released more than 250+ original movies. It can be really difficult with so many options to choose from and to determine the best. So, our team is going to help you here. We have asked around hundreds of Netflix users about their favorite movies. We also asked our viewers about there choice and we have come up with these 10 Best Netflix Movies to watch right now in 2020.
Results were interesting some of the movies that were hated by film critics and having low ratings ended up making this list and vice-versa. Coming up based on those results, I will count down the 10 Best original movies on Netflix that you can watch right now.
➤ 10 Best Netflix Movies to watch right now:-
I Am Mother
I AM MOTHER has got number 9 spot in “10 Best Netflix Movies to watch right now”. I AM MOTHER is the science fiction, action thriller Netflix original Movie. I AM MOTHER released in 2020. The stories about a teenage girl raised by a robot known as mother, designed to repopulate the earth after the extinction of mankind. The pair’s unique bond is tested when a stranger arrives with news about the outside world and her mother’s intentions. The cast includes Hilary Swank, Clara Rugaard and Rose Byrne as the voice of the mother. I AM MOTHER is perhaps one of the most ambitious films ever to be released on Netflix.
The Highwaymen has got the number 8 spot in “10 Best Netflix Movies to watch right now”. The Highwaymen were released in 2019. This crime, action, the drama features Kevin Costner as Frank Hamer and Woody Harrelson as Maney Gault who are former Texas Rangers that come out of retirement to track down and capture notorious criminals Bonnie and Clyde. Instead of focusing on the criminals, this movie provides the perspective of law enforcement as they go after the infamous duo. The highwaymen are propelled by solid performances from both Costner and Harrelson, that will keep you entertained through the film’s action-packed conclusion.
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs has got number 7 spot in “10 Best Netflix Movies to watch right now”. The Ballad of Buster Scruggs was released in 2018 as Netflix Original. This Western anthology series consists of six individual stories, all are written directed and produced by the Coen brothers. Some of their most acclaimed works, include Fargo The Big Lebowski and Barton Fink. Just like those films, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs has plenty of dark humor. It features an impressive cast, which includes Tim Blake Nelson, James Franco, Brendan Gleeson, and Liam Neeson. These six tales consist of a singing gunslinger, a bank robber, an aging impresario and his artist, an elderly prospector, a group traveling in a wagon train, and a pair of bounty hunters.
OKJA has got number 6 spot in “10 Best Netflix Movies to watch right now”. OKJA is an action-adventure film. OKJA released in 2017, it’s about a young girl living in the mountains of South Korea. She is the caretaker and companion, to a large creature known as a super pig. When a major corporation kidnaps and takes up OKJA to New York in the United States the young girl sets out on a mission to rescue the oversized creature. If you can get past the over-the-top performances and overreaching ecology statements. you’ll find it’s entertaining.
The Fundamentals of Caring
The Fundamentals of Caring has got the number 5 spot in “10 Best Netflix Movies to watch right now”. “The fundamentals of caring” is the comedy-drama that was released in 2016 as Netflix original. Starring Paul Rudd and Craig Roberts. Rudd plays a retired writer who becomes a caregiver to a sharp-witted disabled teenager played by Roberts. They both embark on a cross-country trip to meet the boy’s father and visit famous roadside attractions. Honestly, this is the type of movie I usually cringe at, but the chemistry between the two leads, the actually funny dark humor, and convincing performances make this a heartwarming film worth watching.
Bright has got number 4 spot in “10 Best Netflix Movies to watch right now”. “Bright” movie was released in 2017 as Netflix Original. This fantasy crime drama stars Will Smith and Joel Edgerton. The story takes place in an alternate world where humans, orcs, elves, fairies and other mythical creatures All co-exist. It follows two cops, who must work together to protect a young female elf and the forgotten relic she possesses, which in the wrong hands could alter the future as they knew it. While bright was universally panned by movie critics, it has become a favorite of viewers on Netflix with a Rotten Tomatoes audience score of 84 percent. Bright is worth watching Netflix original movie and a sequel is currently in development, with Smith and Edgerton reprising their roles.
Paddleton has got number 3 spot in “10 Best Netflix Movies to watch right now”. Paddleton was released in 2019 on Netflix. This comedy-drama stars Ray Romano and Mark Duplass. The story follows the unlikely friendship of two misfit neighbors. When the younger of the two becomes diagnosed with terminal cancer. While the acting is superb, some of you might find that the first half of this film to be difficult to get through but it’s well worth sticking around for its stunning conclusion.
Mudbound has got number 2 spot in “10 Best Netflix Movies to watch right now”. Mudbound was released in 2017 on Netflix. This historical drama takes place just after World War II, in the racially divided state of Mississippi. It follows two veterans of different races, struggling with life after the war. It’s a well-acted powerful film with excellent screenplay and outstanding cinematography.
Here are our other recommendation that also got some votes:-
- Bird Box
- I don’t feel at home in this world anymore
BEAST OF NO NATION
Beast of Nation has got number 1 spot in “10 Best Netflix Movies to watch right now”. Beasts of no Nation is the best original movie on Netflix released way back in 2015. This war drama starring Idris Laba takes place during the Civil War, in an unnamed country in West Africa. The story is about a young boy that is recruited as a child soldier into a mercenary unit led by a fierce warlord, played by Elba. Just about everything with this film is top-notch in addition to the terrific acting by the entire cast. It’s well-directed and the visuals are stunning. “Beasts of no nation” is truly the best of the best on Netflix right now.
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