Yay, it’s FRIDAY! The weekend has approached us and if you don’t have any cool holiday parties or special festivities to attend, be a lazy ass and watch some of our suggest flicks currently streaming on Netflix! From cool docs to crazy thrillers and some of TV’s best shows, the list will provide you with entertaining viewing options for a lazy weekend!
10. Margin Call (Thriller)
A financial crisis is about to go down, and this flick follows the key people at an investment bank, over a 24-hour period, during the early stages of the looming crisis.
9. Chinatown (Drama)
Roman Polanski directs this crime drama about a private detective investigating an adultery case stumbles on to a scheme of murder that has something to do with water that stars Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway.
8. Red Dawn (Action/Adventure)
It’s been remade but nothing beats the original 1984 version with Patrick Swayze. The action/war movie is about a mid-western American group of teens who band together to defend their town and country from invading Soviet forces on the dawn of World War III.
7. Senna (Documentary)
The interesting documentary tells the life and story of Brazilian Formula One racer Ayrton Senna. He won the F1 world championship 3 times before his pre-mature death at only 34.
6. A Good Old Fashioned Orgy (Comedy)
The name might make it seem as if it’s an “adult” film, but the comedy is about a group of 30-somethings who have been pals since their teens and want to throw one hell of a end of summer orgy. Good times, right!
5. How I Met Your Mother Season 7 (Comedy)
Netflix is now streaming season 7 of the hilarious CBS sitcom is now streaming, so catch up on all the episodes if you missed out when it was on CBS.
4. Louie (Comedy)
The FX comedy is about a fictionalized version of the show’s creator, stand-up comedian Louis C.K., who is divorced in NYC, raising two daughters and all the adventures that comes with being a single dad in the Big Apple.
3. Revenge (Drama)
ABC’s hit drama “Revenge” will have you bitting your nails! Right now it’s airing season 2, but you can start from the beginning since season one is now streaming on Netflix. The show’s about Emily Thorne who is out for revenge in The Hamptons after her father is sent to prison for life for a crime he didn’t commit.
2. Friday Night Lights – (Drama)
Watch all the seasons of the NBC TV drama about the trials and tribulations of a small town Texan football program, their players, friends and more.
1. How It’s Made (Educational)
If you enjoy learning about how things are made then this Discovery Chanel show is just up your alley! The show documents how everyday things are made and is pretty interesting.
Kristie Bertucci is an L.A.-based writer, who can't live without her MacBook Pro. When she's not writing, she's either reading or shopping (online, of course) and loves lazy days so she can catch up on her DVR-recorded shows and movies. She's definitely a Mac girl, she loves music and is currently on a mission to to have an insane and enviable iTunes library.