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The Best Netflix Original Movies Of 2020

List RulesOnly Netflix original films distributed in the US.

UPDATE: Check out this list of the top 2021 Netflix original movies!

Looking for the best Netflix originals released this year? Then you are in the right place. This list of the best 2020 Netflix original movies is ranked from best to worst by users just like you. These 2020 Netflix movies are among some of the best movies on Netflix, including the documentary Miss Americana which offers insight into Taylor Swift's life and creative process. There is also the trippy drama Horse Girl which was written by the lead Alison Brie alongside the director Jeff Baena. But which of these is the best new Netflix orignal movie?

Vote up your favorite Netflix original movies from 2020 and vote down any you never want to see again.

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  • 1

    #Alive

    Yoo Ah-in, Park Shin-hye
    33
    7

    Directed byCho Il-hyung

    #Alive is a 2020 South Korean zombie film directed by Cho Il-hyung. The rapid spread of an unknown infection has left an entire city in ungovernable chaos, but one survivor remains alive in isolation.  ...more
  • 2

    Enola Holmes

    Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill
    27
    10

    Directed byHarry Bradbeer

    Enola Holmes is a 2020 mystery film directed by Harry Bradbeer, based on the book series of the same name by Nancy Springer. The younger sister of Sherlock Holmes, Enola (Millie Bobby Brown), embarks  ...more

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  • 3

    Project Power

    Jamie Foxx, Joseph Gordon-Levitt
    23
    9

    Directed byHenry Joost, Ariel Schulman

    Project Power is a 2020 American superhero film directed by Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost. A teenager, local cop, and ex-soldier team up to take down the forces behind a new drug that gives a person  ...more
  • 4

    Hillbilly Elegy

    Amy Adams, Haley Bennett
    14
    3

    Directed byRon Howard

    Hillbilly Elegy is a 2020 film directed by Ron Howard and based on the memoir of the same name by J. D. Vance. A man recalls his life growing up in the Midwest with Appalachian values, covering three  ...more
  • 5

    The Trial of the Chicago 7

    Sacha Baron Cohen, Eddie Redmayne
    14
    4

    Directed byAaron Sorkin

    The Trial of the Chicago 7 is a 2020 American crime drama film written and directed by Aaron Sorkin, based on a true story. Following the events of the 1968 Democratic National Convention, seven  ...more
  • 6

    Spenser Confidential

    Mark Wahlberg, Colleen Camp
    20
    11

    Directed byPeter Berg

    Spenser Confidential is a 2020 American mystery film directed by Peter Berg, based on the novel Wonderland by Ace Atkins and the Spenser character created by Robert B. Parker. An ex-felon, Spenser  ...more
  • 7

    Extraction

    Chris Hemsworth, David Harbour
    18
    10

    Directed bySam Hargrave

    Extraction (a.k.a. Out of the Fire) is a 2020 American action thriller film directed by Sam Hargrave. A Bangladeshi businessman hires a mercenary (Chris Hemsworth) to rescue his kidnapped son.  ...more

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  • 8

    The Old Guard

    Charlize Theron, Chiwetel Ejiofor
    21
    14

    Directed byGina Prince-Bythewood

    Runtime125

    AdvisoriesAdult Language, Adult Situations, Graphic Violence

    A group of mercenaries, all centuries-old immortals with the ablity to heal themselves, discover someone is onto their secret, and they must fight to protect their freedom.  ...more

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  • 9

    Holidate

    Emma Roberts, Luke Bracey
    14
    6

    Directed byJohn Whitesell

    Holidate is a 2020 American romantic comedy holiday film directed by John Whitesell. Two enduring singles, Sloane and Jackson (Emma Roberts and Luke Bracey), decide to be each other's "Holidates" for  ...more
  • 10

    Da 5 Bloods

    Delroy Lindo, Jonathan Majors
    14
    7

    Directed bySpike Lee

    Da 5 Bloods is a 2020 epic war drama film directed by Spike Lee. Four African American Vietnam veterans return to Vietnam in search of the remains of their fallen squad leader and the promise of  ...more
  • 11

    Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

    Will Ferrell, Natasia Demetriou
    16
    11

    Directed byDavid Dobkin

    Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga is a 2020 American comedy film directed by David Dobkin. Lars Erickssong (Will Ferrell) and Sigrit Ericksdottir (Rachel McAdams) are Icelandic singers  ...more

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  • 12

    The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two

    Kurt Russell, Goldie Hawn
    11
    7

    Directed byChris Columbus

    The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two (aka The Christmas Chronicles 2) is a 2020 American Christmas comedy film directed by Chris Columbus, and a sequel to the 2018 film The Christmas Chronicles. A  ...more
  • 13

    The Half of It

    Leah Lewis, Alexxis Lemire
    14
    11

    Directed byAlice Wu

    The Half of It is a 2020 American coming-of-age dramedy, written and directed by Alice Wu. Shy, straight-A student Ellie Chiu (Leah Lewis) feels isolated and friendless in her remote, backwater town  ...more
  • 14

    The Kissing Booth 2

    Joey King, Jacob Elordi
    13
    10

    Directed byVince Marcello

    Runtime132

    AdvisoriesAdult Language, Adult Situations

    After a romantic summer together, Noah is off to Harvard, and Elle heads back to high school for her senior year.  ...more
  • 15

    Uncorked

    Hélène Cardona, Courtney B. Vance
    11
    9

    Directed byPrentice Penny

    Uncorked is a 2020 American drama film directed by Prentice Penny. An aspiring master sommelier, Elijah (Mamoudou Athie) must balance his personal ambitions with his father's expectations that he  ...more
  • 16

    Dangerous Lies

    Jessie T. Usher, Joe Costa
    10
    7

    Directed byMichael Scott

    Dangerous Lies is a 2020 American thriller film directed by Michael Scott. Katie Franklin (Camila Mendes) and her husband, Adam Kettner (Jessie T. Usher), are taking care of an elderly man when they  ...more
  • 17

    Lost Girls

    Thomasin McKenzie, Dean Winters
    13
    11

    Directed byLiz Garbus

    Lost Girls is a 2020 American drama mystery film directed by Liz Garbus. Mari Gilbert (Amy Ryan) relentlessly drives law enforcement agents to search for her missing daughter and, in the process,  ...more
  • 18

    The Prom

    Meryl Streep, James Corden
    6
    3

    Directed byRyan Murphy

    The Prom is a 2020 American comedy musical film directed by Ryan Murphy, based on the 2018 Broadway musical. When a girl (Jo Ellen Pellman) is banned from attending high school prom with her  ...more
  • 19

    The Devil All the Time

    Robert Pattinson, Tom Holland
    6
    3

    Directed byAntonio Campos

    The Devil All the Time is a 2020 American psychological thriller film directed Antonio Campos, based on Donald Ray Pollock's novel of the same name. A young man does all he can to protect his loved  ...more
  • 20

    The Willoughbys

    Will Forte, Maya Rudolph
    12
    13

    Directed byKris Pearn

    Runtime92

    AdvisoriesAdult Situations

    Neglected by their parents, four old-fashioned siblings venture out into the modern world with their new nanny.  ...more

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  • 21

    Mank

    Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried
    6
    4

    Directed byDavid Fincher

    Mank is a 2020 American biographical film directed by David Fincher. Screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz (Gary Oldman) battles with director Orson Welles (Tom Burke) and other problems during the  ...more

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  • 22

    Dick Johnson Is Dead

    Kirsten Johnson, Charles Richard "Dick" Johnson
    6
    4

    Directed byKirsten Johnson

    Dick Johnson Is Dead is a 2020 American documentary film directed by Kirsten Johnson. Johnson involves her father (Dick Johnson), who is suffering from dementia, in a series of imaginative enactments  ...more
  • 23

    To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You

    Lana Condor, Noah Centineo
    12
    14

    Directed byMichael Fimognari

    Runtime101

    AdvisoriesAdult Situations

    As her relationship with Peter continues to grow, Lara Jean reunites with another recipient of one of her old love letters.  ...more
  • 24

    Sergio

    Wagner Moura, Ana de Armas
    11
    13

    Directed byGreg Barker

    Sergio is a 2020 American biographical drama film directed by Greg Barker. Top UN diplomat, Sergio Vieira de Mello (Wagner Moura) hangs in the balance during the most treacherous mission of his  ...more
  • 25

    The Platform

    Ivan Massagué, Zorion Eguileor
    4
    3

    Directed byGalder Gaztelu-Urrutia

    The Platform (a.k.a. El hoyo, The Hole) is a 2020 Spanish science fiction horror thriller film directed by Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia. In a facility constructed around a large hole where a platform  ...more

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