Netflix is home to nearly 4000 films. Around 1500 of those are originals produced by the streaming giant. With a constant supply of new titles and not the smartest algorithm to comprehend individual tastes, it can be hard to decide which thumbnail out of this clutter to click on. We offer our assistance in this regard with a list of Netflix originals from last year that no film connoisseur would want to miss
Director: David Fincher
Writer: Jack Fincher
Stars: Gary Oldman, Amanda Seyfried, Lily Collins
1930's Hollywood is reevaluated through the eyes of scathing social critic and alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish the screenplay of Citizen Kane (1941).
I’m Thinking of Ending Things
Director: Charlie Kaufman
Writers: Charlie Kaufman (written for the screen by), Iain Reid (based on the book by)
Stars: Jesse Plemons, Jessie Buckley, Toni Collette
Full of misgivings, a young woman travels with her new boyfriend to his parents' secluded farm. Upon arriving, she comes to question everything she thought she knew about him, and herself.
The Devil All the Time
Director: Antonio Campos
Writers: Antonio Campos, Paulo Campos, Donald Ray Pollock (based on the novel by)
Stars: Donald Ray Pollock, Bill Skarsgård, Tom Holland
Sinister characters converge around a young man devoted to protecting those he loves in a postwar backwoods town teeming with corruption and brutality.
Dick Johnson is Dead
Director: Kirsten Johnson
Writers: Nels Bangerter, Kirsten Johnson
Stars: Michael Hilow, Ana Hoffman, Dick Johnson
A daughter helps her father prepare for the end of his life by filming him dying and going to heaven under several hilarious circumstances.
Director: Anvita Dutt
Writers: Anvita Dutt, Sayef Turan
Stars: Paoli Dam, Parambrata Chattopadhyay, Tripti Dimri, Avinash Tiwary, Rahul Bose
A man returns home after years to find his brother's child bride now grown up and abandoned, and his ancestral village plagued by mysterious deaths.