Netflix offers a host of shows, varying from Netflix originals to all-time greats such as Breaking Bad. Here’s a list of shows that you absolutely mustn’t miss if you have a Netflix account.
1. Monty Python’s Flying Circus
Monty Python was something of a cultural phenomenon back in the 60s and 70s, where the group’s skits, although surreal in nature, still resonates with small yet impactful ounces of truth even till this day. Monty Python’s Flying Circus has forty-five episodes spanning over four seasons with each episode being as good as the last.
What more can be said about Friends? It has been more than a decade since the last episode was aired and yet people still hold the show close to their hearts. Although many have already seen the series at least once on television, you now have the option of choosing the episodes that you’d like to watch at the comfort of your couch. Maybe binge on the series for the 15th time?
3. Peaky Blinders
Peaky Blinders is set in the period after the First World War and stars Cillian Murphy as Tom Shelby, the leader of the infamous Peaky Blinders gang. Enter Chief Inspector Major Chester Campbell, played by Sam Neil, who is tasked with cleaning up the city of Birmingham in order to get rid of gangs and criminals. Peaky Blinders has received continual praise from all over the TV as well as the cinema fraternity with several accolades being awarded to the show as well.
4. Making a Murderer
The ten-part documentary which was released in 2015 has since been talked about a lot. The documentary follows Steven Avery, a wrongly accused murder who served a sentence that cost him 18 years of his life. Even after all of this, he is accused of a different murder yet again. Since its release, the documentary made by Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi has sparked numerous dialogues and debates highlighting the harsh and unfair nuances of the justice system.
Maniac follows the story of Annie Landsberg, portrayed by Emma Stone and Owen Milgrim, portrayed by Jonah Hill. Owen Milgrim is a schizophrenic who decides to live life on his own and not through the expense of his father’s wealth, but he is continuously seen struggling with his job as well as his life. The show is worth watching for the performance of the above-said actors alone, and you’ll also be treated to some amazing visuals as well.