As the general countdown starts for Christmas, you will be both braving the malls for last-minute purchases or settling in for a brand new film to look at. If your weekend plans are the latter, listed here are our favourite new film releases on Netflix over the last 7 days.
Please observe: this checklist is particularly geared against Netflix US’s new releases. Movie availability will range by means of area.
Prefer a brand new display to dig into? Our easiest new presentations checklist is, in fact, headlined by means of The Witcher however there are different worthy new releases to tuck into as neatly.
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Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Director: Spike Lee
Cast: Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Olsen, Samuel L. Jackson
Writer: Garon Tsuchiya, Nobuaki Minegishi, Mark Protosevich
Runtime: 104 min
This week, Netflix signed a complete new settlement with Spike Lee who will probably be growing new content material for Netflix and coaching up a brand new technology of skill too. Fitting then that some of the new releases this week is a Spike Lee film and one who wouldn’t straight away are evoked while you call to mind his frame of labor.
Last observed on Netflix again in 2015, Oldboy stars Josh Brolin who performs Joe Doucett who good points his freedom and is out for vengeance.
Puff: Wonders of the Reef (2021)
Director: Nick Robinson
Cast: Rose Byrne
Writer: Peta Ayers, Nick Robinson
Runtime: 62 min
Our documentary pick out of the week is Puff, a brand spanking new nature documentary that has reputedly snuck up out of nowhere onto Netflix however is definitely price an eye fixed. That is going particularly for more youthful generations.
The premise of the playful documentary is that we practice a toddler pufferfish who has to discover a new house within the Great Barrier Reef.
The documentary, as you’ll be able to believe, is a pleasure to look at particularly on colourful 4K televisions and lines some superb narration from Australian actress, Rose Byrne.
The Hand of God (2021)
Director: Paolo Sorrentino
Cast: Filippo Scotti, Toni Servillo, Teresa Saponangelo
Writer: Paolo Sorrentino
Runtime: 130 min
Netflix’s giant film for the week is the Italian film, The Hand of God. Coming from the esteemed Italian director identified for Youth (2015) and The Great Beauty (2013), The Hand of God is hotly tipped for awards in 2022.
Here’s what you’ll be able to be expecting if you make a decision to leap in:
“In 1980s Naples, young Fabietto pursues his love for football as family tragedy strikes, shaping his uncertain but promising future as a filmmaker.”
The film isn’t going to be for everybody because it’s a gradual burn however in case you do come to a decision to test it out, tell us what you suppose within the feedback.
Eye within the Sky (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Director: Gavin Hood
Cast: Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Alan Rickman
Writer: Guy Hibbert
Runtime: 102 min
This film unfortunately serves as Alan Rickman’s ultimate live-action film and it’s made the entire larger as a result of his involvement. The army motion mystery sees an army officer on a project to seize terrorists in Kenya however the project quickly will get out of hand.
It scooped quite a few awards when it was once launched 6 years in the past and maximum critiques are nonetheless sparkling. Don’t omit this.
The Shack (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Director: Stuart Hazeldine
Cast: Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, Tim McGraw
Writer: John Fusco, Andrew Lanham, Destin Daniel Cretton
Runtime: 132 min
Our ultimate pick out this week is one who was once added to Netflix final week however we haven’t controlled to function it in a best film checklist simply but. Despite deficient crucial reception on the time, we’ve had sparkling critiques flood in (in particular on our Facebook web page) for this film.
Starring Avatar’s Sam Worthington, the drama sees Mack Phillips on the lookout for solutions after receiving a letter teaching him to move for an deserted shack in the midst of nowhere.
The film has ruled in the USA best 10s this week and in case you haven’t but, test it out now.
What new films have you ever been staring at on Netflix this week? Let us know within the feedback down underneath.