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To find a hidden family fortune? Anyone who hasn't seen Pan's Labyrinth owes it to themselves to check out del Toro's masterpiece on Netflix. If and when included titles are removed from Netflix, this list will be updated with new selections. Simon Pegg and Nick Frost play best friends and roommates, Shaun and Ed, whose lives undergo a drastic transformation when the dead start to rise. Edgar Wright's comedy is to cop movies what Shaun of the Dead was to zombie movies, a merciless riff on every cliché in the book, and an inspiring, heartwarming buddy comedy to boot. Both a tense thriller and a gripping drama, the film boasts an excellent ensemble cast, including Josh Brolin, Woody Harrelson, Tommy Lee Jones, and a then-rising Javier Bardem as terrifying hitman Anton Chigurh.
Some titles may not currently be available on international platforms. Sleeping With Other People Leslye Headland's overlooked but brilliantly written romantic comedy Sleeping With Other People stars Jason Sudeikis and Alison Brie as people who decide that their sex drive has gotten them into trouble and decide to be platonic friends, even though they really, really, really want to get into bed together. And they got it all. Is this really just an action movie? Spend less time browsing through movies, and more time watching them. The Ballad of Buster Scruggs The latest film from The Coen Brothers is a Netflix exclusive, and it's one of their finest motion pictures. Jimmy Kimmel and Lisa Kudrow also lend their voices as Dad and Mom. Original Cape Fear stars Robert Mitchum and Gregory Peck also make cameos.
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It's also just a spectacularly entertaining movie in which a guy in a bat costume fights a guy dressed like a clown. Some titles may not currently be available on international platforms. Is it a shame that the film is getting a smaller theatrical rollout than most year-end awards contenders? Are you looking for the best action movies on Netflix right now? The Ballad of Buster Scruggs is an anthology film, consisting of weird tales from the wild, unpredictable west. Gone Baby Gone is a tense thriller, one that skillfully ratchets up the tension until an unforgettable climax. We'll keep this best-of list up to date with the latest movies that are a must-watch, so you waste zero screen time searching. Aykroyd and Murphy have rarely been better, and that's really saying something in a comedy that may be 35 years old, but is still as funny as ever.
Or follow these links for the best of other genres: Please note: This list pertains to U. The series has some influence from Anthony Bourdain's work, but could be the start of the new best cooking show on Netflix. Trading Places Dan Aykroyd plays a stuck-up investor and Eddie Murphy plays a poor, but wily con artist. Uma Thurman stars as The Bride, who sets out on a bloody quest for vengeance after being betrayed by the other members of her assassination squad and their leader, Bill David Carradine. But it's still one of the funniest movies ever. Avengers Infinity War Who's it for? This is the combination of classic heroism, bold cinematic style and meaningful themes that superhero fans yearned for. And that's where we come in with our monthly updates on the best new movies on Netflix.
Ron Perlman is perfect as the title character, a demon from hell who was raised by humans to protect us from supernatural forces. Naturally they get into all kinds of trouble, giving the institution a proper goosing and eventually stealing a prototype winnebago war tank and going for a joyride in Europe. The Night Comes For Us tells the tale of a triad enforcer with a change of heart. Raul Julia and Anjelica Huston star as Gomez and Morticia Addams, a married couple desperately in love and living out the perfect life of macabre familial bliss, with regular trips to torture chambers, kids who are constantly and literally trying to murder each other, and a disembodied hand who gives great scalp massages. Burn After Reading The Coen Brothers are famous for their Oscar-winning crime films Fargo, No Country for Old Men and their iconic comedies The Big Lebowski, Raising Arizona , but most of their lesser known films are very good too. After a prostitute is attacked, her friends post reward for the murder of her attackers.