Who doesn’t love to unwind by watching a good movie. In today’s lifestyle, we are fortunate we can have hundreds of movies on demand, easily accessed through the click of a button. We can even watch them on our phones or without Wi-Fi! If you are a movie lover, then you need to download Netflix. If you don’t know what it is, it is a monthly subscription service which allows you to access hundreds of films and series. You can make playlists and it offers you recommendations off the interests you put in. So, if you want to know the hottest movies to watch on Netflix in 2018, then keep on reading!
A film for all the romantics:
A massive trending film right now is To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before. If you love snuggling up with your blanket, eating a tub of ice cream on a cozy night- then this is the film for you. Based on a novel, the 2014 film is trending this September of 2018. The film focuses on Laura Jean, a 16 year old half Korean half Caucasian girl’s journey in romance. She has 5 hand-written letters tucked away in a box in her room, to all the boys she has ever loved. One being her next door neighbor, who is also her sister’s boyfriend and one of the others being a childhood kiss who is now a popular boy at school. Laura jean’s world crumbles when the letters get leaked, but how? This must-see film will make you laugh and cry, on Laura Jean’s journey to love!
The must see series:
Who doesn’t love watching a good Netflix series? They help pass boring days and are quite frankly addictive. We have all at least binge watched multiple shows in one days. One of the much-loved series is 13 Reasons Why. If you haven’t heard of it, you should have! It is now on its second series and based on a novel by Jay Asher. The first series was a massive hit on Netflix, as was the second. The series revolved around high school student Clay Jensen and his deceased friend Hannah Baker, who committed suicide after failing to cope with culture, gossip and friendships within high school. The main plot revolves around a box of cassette tapes recorded by Hannah in the lead up to her suicide and the thirteen reasons why she ended her life. This series is incredibly important in raising awareness of suicide, rape, mental health and bullying. It is an incredible series and should be on your watch list!
A family favorite:
The best thing about Netflix is it also has a lot of blockbuster movies from the cinema listed. A family favorite you can all watch is the Jungle Book. This classic adventure film has been remade in 2016 featuring high-quality graphics and visual effects. It is a mezmerising watch and pays respect to the 1967 animated film. An orphaned human boy, Mowgli being raised by wolves in the Jungle suddenly has his life at threat. Shere Khan, a tiger does not want a human man roaming the jungle. This classic film will take you on a journey of self-discovery, adrenalin, and adventure!
An amazing adventure film:
Step back in time, Jaguar Paw thrives in his village where family and friends all come together to eat dance and enjoy life. All of this comes to an end when an invading force flood through the village capturing, killing and destroying everything Jaguar Paw and his young family have ever known. When the men are taken from their village, Jaguar Paw must escape human sacrifice to get back to his family, who he has hidden and left at the village. This jaw-dropping film will have you on the edge of your seat as you experience death, love and a fight for survival.