Among the thousands of productions available on Netflix, choosing a good movie to watch can be a real mission. To help, Bula has put together a list of 12 great nominations, separated by genres. That way, it is easier to find a feature film that suits everyone's preferences. Among those selected, the action film “Blood Detachment” (2020), by Spike Lee; the drama “Adú” (2020), by Salvador Calvo; and the horror “Clímax” (2019), directed by Gaspar Noé. The list was organized giving preference to the most recent titles on the platform, all well-evaluated in specialized cinema publications.
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The film tells the story of three black friends who fought in the Vietnam War: Otis, Eddie and Melvin. Years later, they decide to return to the place where they fought, in search of the remains of the squad leader. In addition, they hope to find a treasure that was hidden by their friend. On that journey, ex-soldiers have to deal with painful memories of the war.
Based on the comics by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez, the film tells the story of a group of immortal soldiers led by Andy. They live through the years disguising themselves among ordinary people and offering their services as mercenaries to those who can afford it. But, an emergency mission gets your superhuman abilities exposed. It is now Andy’s responsibility to protect his group.
Sigrit and Lars have been best friends since childhood and now also sing together. Their dream is to represent Iceland at the Eurovision Festival, the largest music competition in the world. Due to a coincidence, they are finally chosen to sing at the event. While working to become a successful duo and win the contest, Lars and Sigrit hide their love for each other.
In the 1970s, comedian Rudy Ray Moore became a hit with the black American population. Inserting dirty jokes and profanity in the stories he hears on the street, he creates Dolemite, his most famous character. Deciding to broaden his horizons, Rudy decides to make an independent film about Dolemite. But, in addition to the complications of recording the film, he faces difficulties to show it on the commercial circuit.
The film tells three different stories, with only one thing in common: Africa. On the Spanish border with African territory, Guard Mateo witnesses the murder of an illegal immigrant and does not know whether to tell his superiors. In Senegal, Spaniard Gonzalo struggles to prevent the killing of elephants. And Adu, a little boy who witnessed the action of poachers, begins to be chased by them.
Abdul Karim is a young Indian chosen to go to England to present Queen Victoria in her golden jubilee. When greeting the monarch, he breaks the protocol and faces her directly. Adbul's boldness catches the eye of the queen, who approaches him and turns him into her advisor. However, their coexistence ends up generating friction in the English court.
Isi, a wealthy young woman, has a dream of studying cooking in New York. But her parents refuse to pay for the course because they want her to go to college in Germany. To provoke them, she pretends to date Ossi, a former inmate and boxer who is in serious financial trouble. If he manages to earn his parents' money, Isi promises to give Ossi a share
Ellie Chu is a shy and intelligent student. In order to earn money and contribute to the bills at home, she does her colleagues' schoolwork. Paul, a soccer player struggling to express himself, asks Ellie to help him write a letter to Aster Flores, the most popular girl in high school. Ellie accepts the mission, but over time she also falls in love with Aster.
The film continues the events of the last episode of the series “Breaking Bad”, shown between 2008 and 2013. Considered one of the best in history, it chronicles the life of chemistry professor Walter White, who decides to produce meth with his ex – student, Jesse Pinkman. In "El Camino", Jesse manages to escape from the captivity where he was being held by kidnappers and does everything to escape the police.
Lorenzo is a 55-year-old painter married to Sigrid, a Norwegian. After several attempts, they manage to get pregnant. But the dreamed of moment becomes a nightmare when Sigrid becomes a dictator obsessed with taking care of her son, isolating the child from the world and her own father. Feeling marginalized and powerless, Lorenzo begins to become paranoid and loses control of his actions.
The film brings together four horror stories set in India. Sameera, a nurse, takes care of an elderly woman who hears mysterious noises around the house. Neha spends her afternoons taking care of her nephew, but the boy gets violent when he finds out she is pregnant. In the third story, a man arrives in a village haunted by zombies. Finally, the last thriller follows a young woman who is suspicious of the strange behavior of her fiance's family.
In the 1990s, a group of French dancers met in an isolated boarding school to rehearse the steps of an important performance. In the evening, during a party organized on site, the dancers come to the conclusion that someone mixed LSD into the drink that everyone is drinking. Under the influence of the drug, young people plunge into a whirlwind of paranoia and psychosis, revealing hidden passions and desires.