Best Netflix Original Movies
Not only has Netflix become one of, if not the most popular streaming service at our disposal, but they continue to set the bar even higher for any other service. Netflix has an abundant and simply incredible selection of films and shows for people like us to enjoy on a day to day basis. One of the many things which they do and that makes them stand out is their Netflix Original movies and shows!
We’ll be covering the best Netflix Original movies the service has to offer! They have made some of their originals the best movies to watch on Netflix! Not only that, but they have made a movie in just about every genre there is. So if you are looking for some romantic movies or maybe even some dystopian movies, Netflix has made something for you! So just keep on scrolling and get ready to make the decision of what you are going to watch next.
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1. Marriage Story
This is without a doubt one of the best Netflix Original movies they have produced to date. It’s an absolutely beautiful movie that will flood you with just about every emotion there is because of how real it is. It’s definitely one of the top movies of 2019.
Marriage Story Movie Description
Charlie (Adam Driver) a stage director is married to Nicole (Scarlett Johansson) a stunning actress. However, their marriage has begun to fall apart and they must now suffer through a divorce. While in two different states, the two must find a way to hold themselves together as they are pushed to their limits. They must keep the divorce friendly and civil for the sake of their young son.
2. The Irishman
Next up, we have an amazing gangster movie. It’s been a while since we’ve been presented with an amazing classy gangster film. The Irishman gives you everything you could possibly want in a movie like this and it gives us one hell of a story.
The Irishman Movie Description
Frank Sheeran (Robert De Niro) has lived a life full of hard work, grit, and adventure. He reminisces on the times where he worked as a truck driver but came into contact with crime boss Russell Bufalino (Joe Pesci). Frank begins working for Russell and quickly makes his way up to becoming one of the most notorious hitmen in the crime family. He also claims to have had a part in the disappearance of a Teamster named Jimmy Hoffa (Al Pacino).
3. Beasts of No Nation
The scary thing about this film is that there are parts of the world where events like this really do happen. It’s an incredible war movie that will never lose your interest.
Beasts of No Nation Movie Description
As war continues to grow increasingly more violent and gruesome in the heart of Africa an African warlord (Idris Elba) has plans for a young orphan. He spend his days training him and mentoring him to join his group of guerrilla soldiers.
4. The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
If you are into anthologies then this is one of the best ones out there. It takes place back in the old western times which makes it even better. If you want a movie that tells multiple different and very entertaining stories then give this one a watch.
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Movie Description
During the 19th-century post-civil war, follow six different stories which entail a gunslinger, a bank robber, an impresario, a wagon train, a pair of bounty hunters, and a prospector. All different stories, all interesting in their own right, and all tell an amazing tale.
5. Bird Box
Here we have one of the most well-known Netflix Original movies ever made. The internet was flooded with this movie everywhere you looked. It even had a pretty ridiculous challenge named after it. That itself should tell you just how good it was.
Bird Box Movie Description
Something malicious and deadly has recently begun to take over the world. Not many have survived this mysterious force but those who have, now know how to avoid it. For any hope of staying alive, one must go through their daily lives without looking. If you look at this creature or thing, it takes the form of your worst fear and takes over you as you suffer a painful death.
A woman has managed to survive with two children and has decided to seek out a sanctuary she has heard about. However, it won’t be an easy journey. The three of them must travel down a hazardous river and make their way through a forest, all while blindfolded. If they don’t make it, they will either die due to the elements or succumb to their greatest fears.
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If the big incredibly cute animal you see above isn’t enough to get you to watch this movie then we don’t know what will. All jokes aside though this is an incredibly heart-felt movie that will have you wanting a big ole friend like that.
Okja Movie Description
Young Mija (Seo-Hyeon Ahn) has taken great care of Okja, a gigantic animal, over the past ten years. The two share an unbreakable bond and have forged a one of a kind friendship. However, a multinational conglomerate known as Mirando Corporation has taken Okja away from her and shipped her from South Korea all the way to New York. The CEO of the corporation has big plans for Okja and plans on using it for his own personal gain. But, he underestimated just how much Mija cares for her friend. Even though she has no plan she will stop at nothing till she gets her friend back home.
7. To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before
Here we have one for all you romantics out there. This is definitely one of the better romance movies on Netflix. So if you need a good love story in your life then go ahead and give this one a watch.
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before Movie Description
Lara Jean (Lana Condor) has and still is going through all the emotions of an average teenager. She’s always finding herself having a new crush and has to deal with all the emotions that go with that. However, her life is about to be flipped upside down. She has a stash of love letters directed to all her crushes hidden in her room as she never gave them to their respective person. When the stash of letters goes missing and has been distributed to everyone around school her life begins to take a turn for the worse.
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8. I Am Mother
To wrap up our list of the best Netflix Original movies we have a pretty interesting dystopian film. Could you imagine being the last human alive to your knowledge being cared for by a super-intelligent robot!? It sounds terrifying and the movie shows you just how miserable it can be.
I Am Mother Movie Description
Earth as we know it is gone. As far as a young teen girl knows, she is the last human alive. She had been raised by a robot that has the sole purpose of repopulating the Earth. However, when a stranger appears at their door, everything that the girl has learned comes into question. The relationship between the two gets tested with this new visiter as the outside world just became more interesting than ever before.