Netflix is a very popular streaming service where you can watch countless movies and series for asubscription fee starting from 6.99 USD per month. But how do you choose what you might actually be interested in? In our regular editorial selection on afronomist.com, we bring you tips on new movies that are now heading to Netflix.
Female factor is a romantic comedy that’s newly on Netflix, and it’s leading the current list of the most watched movies in the Czech Republic. It stars Hana Vagnerová, who falls in love with a rich older man – Marek Vasut, but he doesn’t want to get into any relationship at all. Her friends therefore set a cunning trap for him. – Netflix link
It started with a few enthusiasts who liked to swim with fins, and turned into a huge business. Welcome to the world of professional water people. Merpeople is a four-part American documentary that may seem a bit odd, but in its own way it has a certain charm that manages to captivate. – Netflix link
Florida Man, created by Todd, when a struggling ex-cop (Ramírez) is forced to return to his home state of Florida to find a Philly mobster’s runaway girlfriend, what should be a quick gig becomes a spiraling journey into buried family secrets and an increasingly futile attempt to do the right thing in a place where so much is wrong. The series is described as a wild odyssey into a sunny place for shady people in the spirit of Body Heat and Elmore Leonard’s Out of Sight. Netflix link
And finally, we’re gonna do something investigative. Victim/Suspect is a crime film based on true crimes. A woman reports to the police that she’s been raped. But all she gets is an accusation that she made the whole thing up. A young journalist then discovers that this is not an isolated case. Netflix link
We’ve picked out the best new movies and TV shows on Netflix that you might like. Stay tuned for more in the coming week. And don’t forget to let us know in the comments below what first-run movies you’d recommend to other readers of our magazine.