Looking for something new for your next movie night? Netflix is building up subscribers with titles for every mood this holiday season.
I want a thrill ride … with Red Notice
To catch a cunning and elusive art thief known as Bishop (Wonder woman‘s Gal Gadot), top FBI profiler John Hartley (Dwayne Johnson) must form a tough alliance with another criminal and smooth crook Nolan Booth (Ryan Reynolds, top left, with Gadot and Johnson). Get ready for the explosions, brawls, and plenty of wise crackles in this throwback to the pre-pandemic blockbuster genre that is said to have filled theaters across the country. Available Friday November 12
I want a historical drama … with Who passed
Two light-skinned former black friends reconnect as adults during the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s, but find themselves in worlds apart: Clare (Ruth Negga) chooses to “pass” as white, while Irene (Tessa Thompson) stays true to her roots. “These are the two sides of the same coin that made opposing life choices,” explains director Rebecca Hall. “They are both attracted and repelled by their differences. ” Available Wednesday, November 10
I want a light romantic comedy… with Love hard
After a series of failed encounters, single LA reporter Natalie (Nina Dobrev) clicks with East Coaster Tag (I have never‘s Darren Barnet) via a dating app. But when she travels 3,000 miles to surprise him for the holidays, she learns that he lied and that he’s not who he said he was. This is a romantic comedy, so it’s safe to say that Natalie will find Someone to kiss under the mistletoe during the credits! Available now
I want a moving musical… with tick, tick… BOOM!
Hamilton brain Lin-Manuel Miranda makes his film debut by adapting To rent creator Jonathan Larson’s uplifting autobiographical show about aspiring theater composer Jon (Andrew Garfield). He is still waiting for tables as his 30th birthday approaches and he feels the pressure to pull off a great story about self-discovery. Available Friday November 19