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Best Movies on Netflix Australia

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Netflix quickly became the go to name for watching streaming television and movies in the early 2000’s. Originally Netflix offered the ability to check out movies as an alternative to physical stores like Blockbuster but streaming video didn’t take long to be added as a feature. Not long after that it became the most popular feature of the service. That leaves a question for many people of what the best movies on Netflix are, so we have make a ranking with the best movies on Netflix Australia, if you think there is a movie should be included in this ranking, contact Netflix Australia and send your suggestion

Today we are going to be talking about the best movies on Netflix Australia.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The Star Wars series saw a little bit of trouble with the movies after the first three, Jar Jar Binks definitely didn’t do them any good. The Force Awakens, Directed by J.J. Abrams, changed that. Using a variety of effects and great filming locations, they were able to bring the story to life. Coming soon is the sequel to The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi.

 

Star Wars: Rogue One

Star Wars has long been one of the most popular series in the movies. Rogue One is one of the more recent installations in the series and was a hit. Rogue One is the prequel to A New Hope and the ending leaves you exactly at the beginning of New Hope.

 

Minority Report

Stopping crimes before they happen has been a goal of many criminal justice researchers but what if you could prevent murders before they happen? Minority Report is a futuristic movie about a Precrime Division that uses the abilities of psychics to stop murders before they happen. What happens when the person who runs the machines comes up as a murder suspect?

 

The Terminator

A machine in the form of Arnold Schwarzenegger is sent back in time from a future where machines rule to terminate the leader of a rebellion before she becomes a leader. This movie is a classic and is heralded as one of the best science fiction movies of all time. Multiple sequels to this movie have followed as has a spinoff television show.

 

Amanda Knox

The story of Amanda Knox’s trial made news for years. As a study abroad student, Amanda Knox was convicted of murder in Italy. Amanda’s story is a true crime experience like very few others. It also brings to light topics like slut shaming and other character assassination tactics. This is a Netflix Original documentary.

 

The Silence Of The Lambs

One of the most classic thriller movies, The Silence of The Lambs is available on Netflix Australia now. In this movie a FBI agent trainee is tasked with consulting a serial killer who is famous for eating his victims. Fear is brought to viewers of this movie in a way that is different from many thrillers, you fear the interaction with this killer despite the fact he is behind bars.

 

Full Metal Jacket

As far as war movies go, not many movies have reached the fame that Full Metal Jacket has. You follow a young recruit along his journey through boot camp at the beginning of this movie. Then you see Vietnam through the eyes of a journalist as people are killed indiscriminately.

 

Schindler’s List

It is hard to believe that a movie about a time that was so filled with tragedy could bring to light something positive but Schindler’s list did. The story of a factory owner during WWII who helps his Jewish workers. You won’t ever forget this film.

 

Fight Club

The first rule of Fight Club is that you don’t is that you don’t talk about fight club. This film is a dark satire that follows a fight club, an underground group that hosts illegal fights. It is labeled as a must see of the 90’s.

 

Hot Fuzz

A big time police constable moves from London to a small town. With a partner that is enamored by big town policing, this movie takes a dark but comical turn towards the village being a place of murder conspiracy. Have you ever jumped sideways while firing two guns?

 

Marvel’s Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange is an arrogant doctor who has a major ego. To become a true hero though, he needs to learn to set it aside. With mystical powers he learns about a whole world that his formal education says shouldn’t exist.