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The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix

Updated October 28, 2020 2.2k votes 3.4k voters 196.9k views92 items

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The best movies on Netflix is a complete Netflix streaming list for your perusal. All the best movies on Netflix streaming are listed in one convenient place so you can fully utilize your Netflix service, instantly! Some of the best movies of all time are now available on Netflix so you can catch up on new hit movies and classic film hits right in your living room.

What are the best Netflix movies? What is available online on the Netflix streaming selection? Are there new movies on Netflix? This Netflix streaming list is here to get you started on the best Netflix streaming movies has to offer. This is in no way a complete list, so if you know your favorite movie isn't on this list of Netflix movies, make sure to add it so other Netflix users can find the best movies on Netflix. If you're also interested in the best TV shows on Netflix be sure to check out the best tv shows streaming on Netflix as well. 

 

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    I Am Mother is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    I Am Mother

    Hilary Swank, Clara Rugaard

    Released2019

    Directed byGrant Sputore

    I Am Mother is a 2019 Australian thriller-science fiction film directed by Grant Sputore. A... more on Wikipedia
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    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Ve is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Shameik Moore, Hailee Steinfeld

    Released2018

    Directed byBob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is a 2018 American computer-animated superhero film directed... more on Wikipedia

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    Pan's Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Pan's Labyrinth

    Sergi López, Maribel Verdú

    Released2006

    Directed byGuillermo del Toro

    Pan's Labyrinth is a 2006 Spanish-Mexican dark fantasy film directed by Guillermo del Toro. It... more on Wikipedia

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    Monty Python and the Holy Grai is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

    Released1975

    Directed byTerry Gilliam, Terry Jones

    Monty Python and the Holy Grail is a 1975 British comedy film written and performed by the... more on Wikipedia

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    Extremely Wicked, Shockingly E is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix

    Released2019

    Directed byJoe Berlinger

    Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile is a 2019 thriller film directed by Joe Berlinger.... more on Wikipedia

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    The Ballad of Buster Scruggs is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

    Tim Blake Nelson, Liam Neeson

    Released2018

    Directed byJoel Coen, Ethan Coen

    The Ballad of Buster Scruggs is a 2018 American western anthology film directed by the Coen... more on Wikipedia

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    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

    Anna Kendrick, Chris Evans

    Released2010

    Directed byEdgar Wright

    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is a 2010 comedy film co-written, produced and directed by Edgar... more on Wikipedia

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    Sin City is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Sin City

    Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis

    Released2005

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez, Frank Miller

    Sin City is a 2005 American neo-noir thriller anthology film written, produced, and directed... more on Wikipedia

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    Stardust is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Stardust

    Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro

    Released2007

    Directed byMatthew Vaughn

    Stardust is a 2007 British-American romantic fantasy film from Paramount Pictures, directed by... more on Wikipedia
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    Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix

    Released2016

    Directed byYuen Woo-ping

    Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny is a 2016 American-Chinese martial arts film... more on Wikipedia

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    Bird Box is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Bird Box

    Sandra Bullock, Sarah Paulson

    Released2018

    Directed bySusanne Bier

    Bird Box is a 2018 American post-apocalyptic film directed by Susanne Bier, based on the novel... more on Wikipedia

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    The Social Network is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    The Social Network

    Justin Timberlake, Rashida Jones

    Released2010

    Directed byDavid Fincher

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    The Irishman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    The Irishman

    Robert De Niro, Al Pacino

    Released2019

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

    The Irishman is a 2019 American epic biographical crime film directed by Martin Scorsese and... more on Wikipedia

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    Snowpiercer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Snowpiercer

    Chris Evans, John Hurt

    Released2013

    Directed byBong Joon-ho

    Snowpiercer is a 2013 South Korean-Czech dystopian science-fiction action film based on the... more on Wikipedia

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    The Queen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    The Queen

    Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen

    Released2006

    Directed byStephen Frears

    The Queen is a 2006 British historical drama film depicting the British Royal Family's... more on Wikipedia

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    The World Is Not Enough is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    The World Is Not Enough

    Pierce Brosnan, Denise Richards

    Released1999

    Directed byMichael Apted

    The World Is Not Enough is the nineteenth spy film in the James Bond series, and the third to... more on Wikipedia
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    The Hundred-Foot Journey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    The Hundred-Foot Journey

    Helen Mirren, Juhi Chawla

    Released2014

    Directed byLasse Hallström

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    To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everyt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Released1995

    Directed byBeeban Kidron

    To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar is a 1995 American comedy film, starring... more on Wikipedia

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    Kung Fu Hustle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Kung Fu Hustle

    Stephen Chow, Yuen Wah

    Released2004

    Directed byStephen Chow

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    The Guernsey Literary and Pota is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

    Lily James

    Released2018

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    GoldenEye is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    GoldenEye

    Pierce Brosnan, Famke Janssen

    Released1995

    Directed byMartin Campbell

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    Lady Bird is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Lady Bird

    Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf

    Released2017

    Directed byGreta Gerwig

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    Nacho Libre is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Nacho Libre

    Jack Black, Ana de la Reguera

    Released2006

    Directed byJared Hess

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    The King is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    The King

    Timothée Chalamet, Joel Edgerton

    Released2019

    Directed byDavid Michôd

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    Bright is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies Streaming on Netflix
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    Bright

    Will Smith, Joel Edgerton

    Released2017

    Directed byDavid Ayer

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