It seems like most of us will be cozying up at home this New Year’s Eve! And it’s a great opportunity to discover Netflix movies that cheer you up. Here are movies on Netflix to help you ring in the New Year while sitting back on your couch. Don’t forget the Popcorn!
Don’t Look Up
Don’t Look Up follows two astronomers as they try to convince the world of the reality that a comet is headed directly for earth. Don’t Look Up cast includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence as two astronomers, and Timothée Chalamet and Ariana Grande as supporting cast along with others.
tick, tick… BOOM!
Starring Andrew Garfield, tick, tick… BOOM! is a must-watch for any fan of the musical genre. The story moves around a young theatre composer, Jonathan Larson, who navigates life in 1990 New York City.
If you are in a search of something nostalgic then stream Mix Tape. The plot follows a 12-year-old Beverley girl who tries to discover more about her parents who passed when she was just 2. She finds a mixtape they had made and uses it as a way to connect with them.
The Lost Daughter
Olivia Colman is an outstanding actress, and there’s no way anyone wants to miss one of her latest movies. The Lost Daughter is a Netflix Original Movie that sees her play a character who heads out on a vacation to get away from everything in her life. While life has a way of catching upon us and that’s something Colman’s character realizes as she has to face her troubling past.
Set in the 1920s in New York City, this modern adaptation in black and white follows the story of two Black women who can ‘pass’ as white, but have decided to live very different lives.
The NeverEnding Story
There are some great fantasy movies on Netflix, but there’s one that you need to watch whenever it arrives on the streaming platform. The NeverEnding Story is back, and this is a must for everyone in the family. Bastian finds himself pulled into the land of Fantasia through a book. He needs to save the land from The Nothing that threatens to destroy everything it touches. Can he bring hope to the land? Watch the movie to find out!