From a Chris Hemsworth action-thriller to an Oscar-worthy Spike Lee joint.
No one was truly prepared for a global pandemic, but Netflix just may have had a crystal ball. With the year’s most anticipated films and television shows facing steep delays or charmingly janky workarounds, the streaming service has managed to churn out an impressive array of new releases for its newly-captive audience.
Among the best Netflix movies of the year so far are insightful documentaries like A Secret Love and Crip Camp, gripping dramas like Lost Girls and Uncorked, and uproarious comedies like Eurovision and The Lovebirds. Here’s what you should know about those movies, and a whole lot more.