Do you think you spend more time on Netflix for searching than actually watching?
The struggle is real!
Netflix is flooded with thousands of shows and movies, and it keeps adding new stuff so frequently. You keep scrolling through endless options and end up selecting some alien stuff- that you are no way interested in.
To save you from this dilemma, we took a deep dive into the most popular Netflix stuff in 2020 and shortlisted the top 10 series and movies that are worth your time. Start your Netflix tour with this list of best series and movies in 2020, without wasting much of your time.
Top 10 Netflix Series/Movies to Watch in 2020
1. Unorthodox ( IMDb: 8.1/10)
Source:- Indie Wire
If you really want to make your time worthwhile on Netflix, then Unorthodox should be on the top of your watchlist. It is one of the best drama series of 2020 you will find on Netflix. Unorthodox is a four-episode mini-series portraying the story of a young Jewish woman Esty who flees her religious ultra-Orthodox community and arranged marriage, to start a new life abroad. After which she is caught by her past. A group of talented musicians in Berlin and their performances inspire Esty to pursue her passion.
Based on the true story of Deborah Feldman, Unorthodox is a meaningful and beautiful series that will make you emotional at the end.
2. Dead to Me (IMDb: 8.1/10)
Premiered on 3 May 2019, an American dark comedy series Dead to Me has won huge attention and appreciation from viewers in its first season. The series portrays the powerful friendship formed between two grieving women at a support group. The second season of Dead to Me is aired on 8 May 2020 and is filled with more fun, emotions and drama. It is as funny, emotional, and witty as of season one. It is the best series you must watch In 2020.
3. Never Have I Ever ( IMDb: 8/10)
Never Have I Ever is another must-watch series on Netflix that will make you want more seasons. It is a comedy-drama TV show created by Lang Fisher and Mindy Kaling. The story revolves around the intricate life of a modern-day Indian American-teenage girl. And it is based on Mindy Kaling’s own childhood. Whether you like te Teen drama or not, you can give a try to Never Have I Ever and it will be worth your time.
4. The Pharmacist (IMDb: 7.8/10)
The Pharmacist is a crime documentary series based on a true story. A small-town pharmacist Dan Schneider loses his son in a drug-related shooting. After lacking answers from police, Dan Schneider decides to beat the odds and starts his own investigation. The series portrays the efforts of a father to find his son’s killer and get to justice.
5. Sweet Magnolias (IMDb: 7.4/10)
Created by Sheryl J. Anderson, Sweet Magnolias is an American romance drama series inspired by romance novels by Sherryl Woods. The series is about how three lifelong friends shepherd each other through the complexities of career, relationships, and family. The strong friendship between the characters Helen, Maddie and Dana Sue is a delight to watch. It is one of the best drama series on Netflix you will find interesting.
6. The Half of It (IMDb: 7/10)
A beautiful story about friendship, love and longing. The Half of It is a comedy-drama movie written and directed by Alice Wu and starring Leah Lewis, Alexxis Lemire, Daniel Diemer, and Collin Chou. It portrays the process of finding love and what comes with it. A sweet but inarticulate jock Paul falls in love with a girl but stumbles on words and employs another girl Ellie Chu to write love letters. Did she write the love letter, did Paul get his love? The answers you will find in the movie as a twist! It is absolutely delightful and worth watching.
7. Extraction (IMDb: 6.8/10)
If you love thrilling movies, then Sam Hargrave’s “Extraction” is a big treat for you. It is an action-packed thriller film based on the story of a fearless black market mercenary (Tyler Rake) who is on the mission to rescue the kidnapped son of a high powered drug lord. The boy and Tyler form a bond during their wild journey, which makes Tyler sacrifice his life for the boy even after knowing that he will get nothing in return.
8. Murder to Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story (IMDb: 6.3/10)
Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story is Netflix’s latest investigative documentary, directed by Daniel H. Birman. It is based on Cyntoia Brown’s complex case. Cyntoia was accused of the murder of a man and sentenced to life in prison. A few years later, her case got national attention and the support of celebrity figures. The film focuses on Cyntoia’s past, mental illness, and the law system.
9. Lost Girls (IMDb: 6.1/10)
Source:-The Next Alert
Haven’t seen a good mystery movie for a long time? Then Lost Girls can be the best movie that you will enjoy watching. It is one of the best murder mystery films on Netflix that is based on true events. The movie revolves around the story of a woman determined to find her missing daughter. She begins her own investigation that leads to the unsolved cases of murdered sex workers. It shows what extent a mother can go, to get justice for her daughter.
10. The Lovebirds (IMDb: 6/10)
The Lovebirds -no, it is not about only love. Directed by Michael Showalter The Lovebirds is an action, crime and comedy film. If boredom is hitting you, then this movie can be a saviour making you laugh out of loud. It is based on the story of a couple who unintentionally gets involved in a murder mystery. The Lovebirds can be a good treat freshening up your mood.
If you have decided to spend your leisure time watching some cool Netflix stuff, then this list will be helpful to you. Our list of top 10 movies/shows will make the most out of your time on Netflix and will not make you regret. Pick anyone from the list and start enjoying your Netflix time. Hope you enjoy each show/movie to the fullest!