Does the Quarantine blue got you down? Don’t know what to do? Well here’s some suggestions of shows streaming on Netflix to check it. Most of us are being forced to have a lot of time on our hands so now is the perfect time to binge some shows & movies!
Kingdom – While strange rumors about their ill King grip a kingdom, the crown prince becomes their only hope against a mysterious plague of the undead overtaking the land. A battle for the throne between warring clans is the last thing they need at a time like this.
Altered Carbon – Altered Carbon is set in the 23rd century when the human mind has been digitized and the soul it self is transferable from one body to the next. Takeshi Kovacs, a former elite interstellar warrior known as an Envoy who has been imprisoned for 250 years, is downloaded into a future he’d tried to stop. If he can solve a single murder in a world where technology has made death nearly obsolete, he’ll get a chance at a new life on Earth.
I Am Not Okay With This – Sydney is a teenage girl navigating the trials and tribulations of high school while dealing with the complexities of her family, her budding sexuality, and mysterious superpowers just beginning to awaken deep within her.
The Stranger – Based on Harlan Coben’s novel of the same name, the series will follow Adam Price, who seems to be living the perfect life – two great sons, a watertight marriage – until a stranger approaches him at a bar and reveals a shocking secret about Price’s wife, Corinne.
Locke and Key – After their father is murdered under mysterious circumstances, the three Locke siblings and their mother move into their ancestral home, Keyhouse, which they discover is full of magical keys that may be connected to their father’s death. As the Locke children explore the different keys and their unique powers, a mysterious demon awakens – and will stop at nothing to steal them. From Carlton Cuse and Meredith Averill, Locke and Key is a coming-of-age mystery about love, loss, and the unshakable bonds that define family.
Love Is Blind – Singles who want to be loved for who they are, rather than what they look like, have signed up for a less conventional approach to modern dating.
The Circle – Contestants live in an apartment building, but never meet face to face. They communicate through a social media app called “The Circle.” They can create a profile as themselves or make up a fake persona to play as. They regularly rank the other players based on their impressions through social media interactions, and the top rated players become influencers. The influencers get to block, or eliminate a player, until ultimately a winner is crowned.
Honorable Mentions of shows you should binge during Quarantine (if you haven’t already) Russian Doll, The Haunting of Hill House, Spinning Out, You, Wu Assassins, Dead to Me, Lost In Space, Raising Dion, The Toys That Made Us.
Now if you aren’t a binger and movies are more your speed, check out this selection below:
6 Underground – What’s the best part of being dead? It’s the freedom. The freedom to fight the evil which lurks in our world. 6 Underground’s group of unnamed individuals have chosen to change the future. The team’s brought together by enigmatic leader code-named ‘One’, whose sole mission is to ensure that, he and his fellow teammates will have their actions remembered.
Horse Girl – Sarah, a socially isolated arts and crafts store employee, finds herself more content in the company of horses and supernatural crime shows than people. But when a series of strangely surreal dreams upend the simplicity of her waking life, Sarah struggles to distinguish her visions from reality. A darkly humorous psychological thriller about a woman’s search for the truth, however abstract it may be.
Always Be My Maybe – Childhood friends Sasha and Marcus have a falling out and don’t speak for 15 years. But when Sasha, now a celebrity chef in Los Angeles, returns to her hometown of San Francisco to open a new restaurant, she runs into her old pal – a happily complacent musician still living at home and working for his dad. Though the two are reluctant to reconnect, they soon find the old sparks – and maybe some new ones – are there.
Spectral – Civil Unrest in the European country of Moldova has US forces engaging the insurgents however there is a new threat who has decided both are their enemy. This new threat resides in an alternative spectrum that makes them invisible to the naked eye and instant death to anyone confronting them. Locals believe they are Spirits of War but others believe they are superior arms technology fabricated by the Moldova government..
Freaks – A bold girl discovers a bizarre, threatening, and mysterious new world beyond her front door after she escapes her father’s protective and paranoid control.
Sweetheart – Jenn has washed ashore a small tropical island and it doesn’t take her long to realize she’s completely alone. She must spend her days not only surviving the elements, but must also fend off the malevolent force that comes out each night.
To All The Boys PS I Still Love You – Lara Jean and Peter have just taken their relationship from pretend to officially official when another recipient of one of her old love letters enters the picture.
The Perfection – An elegant and terrifying suspense ride filled with unexpected twists and turns. When troubled musical prodigy Charlotte (Allison Williams) seeks out Elizabeth (Logan Browning), the new star pupil of her former school, the encounter sends both musicians down a sinister path with shocking consequences.
Honorable Mentions of movies you should watch during Quarantine (if you haven’t already) To The Bone, Lost Girls, Spenser Confidential, All The Bright Places, Hush, Cargo, The Perfect Date, What Did Jack Do, Brain on Fire, Bird Box.