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The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked  

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List Rules Only films released from 1990 to 1999 currently streaming on Netflix.

Take a trip down nostalgia lane, and enjoy the best 90s movies streaming now on Netflix. Whether you're looking for Oscar winners, all-time classics, or movies you watched growing up, this list of 90s movies currently on Netflix is regularly updated with newly added and popular films released during the 1990s. 

90s blockbuster hits, like Jurassic Park and Heat, are two of the most rewatchable films ever. Other good 90s movies on Netflix include The Waterboy, The Sixth Sense, Seven, and Eyes Wide Shut.

Vote up the best 90s movies to watch on Netflix, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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The Sixth Sense is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Bruce Willis, Mischa Barton, Haley Joel Osment
The Sixth Sense is a 1999 American supernatural thriller film written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan. The film tells the story of Cole Sear (Haley Joel Osment), a troubled, isolated boy who ...more
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Schindler's List is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley
Schindler's List is a 1993 American epic historical period drama, directed and co-produced by Steven Spielberg and scripted by Steven Zaillian. It is based on the novel Schindler's Ark by Thomas ...more
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The Waterboy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Rob Schneider
The Waterboy is a 1998 American sports/comedy film directed by Frank Coraci, starring Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Fairuza Balk, Henry Winkler, Jerry Reed, Larry Gilliard, Jr., Blake Clark, Peter ...more
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Pocahontas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Mel Gibson, Christian Bale, Billy Connolly
Pocahontas is a 1995 American animated musical romantic-drama film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 33rd film in the Walt Disney Animated ...more
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Mulan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Eddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen, George Takei
Mulan is a 1998 American animated musical action-comedy-drama film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation based on the Chinese legend of Hua Mulan. The 36th animated feature in the Walt ...more
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Hercules is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Danny DeVito, James Woods, Charlton Heston
Hercules is a 1997 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The 35th animated feature in the Walt Disney Animated ...more
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Tarzan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Rosie O'Donnell, Glenn Close, Minnie Driver
Tarzan is a 1999 American animated adventure musical film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The 37th film in the Walt Disney Animated Classics, it ...more
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Heathers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Winona Ryder, Shannen Doherty, Christian Slater
Heathers is a 1988 comedy, drama film written by Daniel Waters and directed by Michael Lehmann.
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Empire Records is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Liv Tyler, Renée Zellweger, Tobey Maguire
Empire Records is a 1995 American coming-of-age film that follows a group of record store employees over the course of one exceptional day. The employees try to stop the store from being sold to ...more
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The Fifth Element is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Milla Jovovich, Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman
The Fifth Element is a 1997 English-language French science fiction action film directed and co-written by Luc Besson. It stars Bruce Willis, Gary Oldman and Milla Jovovich. Mostly set in the ...more
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Balto is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Kevin Bacon, Phil Collins, Bridget Fonda
Balto is a 1995 American live-action/animated historical adventure drama film directed by Simon Wells, produced by Amblin Entertainment and distributed by Universal Pictures. The film is loosely ...more
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Mickey's Once Upon a Christmas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Milton Berle, Frank Welker, Jim Cummings
Mickey's Once Upon a Christmas is a direct-to-video animated Christmas movie made by Walt Disney Home Video and won the Award for Best Animated Feature Film at the 5th Kecskemét Animation ...more
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As Good as It Gets is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Julie Benz
As Good as It Gets is a 1997 American romantic comedy film directed by James L. Brooks and produced by Laura Ziskin. It stars Jack Nicholson as a misanthropic, homophobic, racist, ...more
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An American Tail: The Mystery ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Lacey Chabert, Dom DeLuise, Thomas Dekker
An American Tail: The Mystery of the Night Monster is the second direct-to-video follow-up to An American Tail and the fourth film in the An American Tail series, starring Thomas Dekker as the ...more
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Pooh's Grand Adventure: The Se... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
David Warner, Jim Cummings, Peter Cullen
Pooh's Grand Adventure: The Search for Christopher Robin is a 1997 animated direct-to-video film directed by Karl Geurs. The film follows Pooh and his friends on a journey to find and rescue ...more
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We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
John Goodman, Jay Leno, Martin Short
We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story is a 1993 American animated science fiction adventure film, produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblimation animation studio, distributed by Universal Pictures, and ...more
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How to Make an American Quilt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Claire Danes, Winona Ryder, Jared Leto
How to Make an American Quilt is a 1995 movie which was directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse and stars Winona Ryder, Maya Angelou, Ellen Burstyn and Anne Bancroft. It is based on a novel of the same ...more
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Kicking and Screaming is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Parker Posey, Elliott Gould, Eric Stoltz
Kicking and Screaming is a 1995 film by Noah Baumbach about a group of college graduates who refuse to move on with their lives, each in his own peculiar way. The film stars Josh Hamilton, Chris ...more
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The River Wild is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Meryl Streep, Kevin Bacon, John C. Reilly
The River Wild is a 1994 adventure thriller film directed by Curtis Hanson and starring Meryl Streep, Kevin Bacon, David Strathairn, John C. Reilly, Benjamin Bratt and Joseph Mazzello as Roarke. ...more
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The Interview is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Hugo Weaving, Michael Caton, Aaron Jeffery
The Interview is a 1998 Australian thriller film from writer-director Craig Monahan, and is the first of two films directed by Monahan. Almost the entire film takes place in a police ...more
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Quiz Show is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Ralph Fiennes, Martin Scorsese, Ethan Hawke
Quiz Show is a 1994 American historical drama film produced and directed by Robert Redford, and written by Paul Attanasio, based on Richard N. Goodwin's memoir Remembering America: A Voice From ...more
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Brother's Keeper is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Delbert Ward, Roscoe Ward, Lyman Ward
Brother's Keeper is a 1992 documentary directed by Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky. The film is about an alleged 1990 murder in the village of Munnsville, New York. The film is in the ...more
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The Trigger Effect is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Elisabeth Shue, Kyle MacLachlan, Dermot Mulroney
The Trigger Effect is a 1996 thriller film written and directed by David Koepp, and starring Kyle MacLachlan, Elisabeth Shue and Dermot Mulroney. The film follows the downward spiral of society ...more
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Paris Is Burning is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Brooke Xtravaganza, André Christian, Dorian Corey
Paris Is Burning is a 1990 American documentary film directed by Jennie Livingston. Filmed in the mid-to-late 1980s, it chronicles the ball culture of New York City and the African-American, ...more
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Daughters of the Dust is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 90s Movies On Netflix, Ranked
Bahni Turpin, Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor, Cora Lee Day
Daughters of the Dust is a 1991 independent film written, directed and produced by Julie Dash; it is the first feature film by an African-American woman distributed theatrically in the United ...more