From hyped adaptations to award-season contenders, here are all the original movies coming to Netflix this year which got us excited.
We are through with the Golden Globes and keeping our eyes on the Oscars in 2023, but before that, every cinema lover is going to keep their watch list stacked with some of the finest films that are confirmed and expected to release this year. In case you are wondering what to watch next, we got you sorted. We are presenting you with a list comprising of the ten most anticipated Netflix original movies which you absolutely cannot miss.
Black-ish creator Kenya Barris’ feature-directorial debut is something that got us all curious. You People narrates the story of culture clashes where the film’s co-writer, Jonah Hill, plays a man who is in an interracial relationship, and when the family of his family meets the family of his partner, all hell breaks loose. Joining Hill in the cast are Eddie Murphy, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Eddie Murphy, and David Duchovny.
Pamela Anderson is known in the media for a peculiar few things, and her rise to fame and fortune is a story that has been retold in the tabloids with a dash of spice every time. After Pamela refused to see Hulu’s Pam & Tommy, the dramatic retelling of how her sex tape with Tommy Lee was leaked, she is all set to reveal the actual story of her life in this upcoming documentary. The documentary will feature personal videos and diaries of the model and actress, and it has her approval.
Reese Witherspoon and Ashton Kutcher star in Alice Brosh McKenna’s romantic comedy, which tells the story of two individuals with different lifestyles swapping their houses for a week. Reese plays Debbie, and Ashton plays Peter, who has been best friends, but they are total opposites, and when Peter and Debbie swap houses, the duo realizes what they want might not be what they need. We can’t wait to see Witherspoon return to her rom-com roots.
Idris Elba returns to reprise his role as detective John Luther from the popular TV show but this time, in a movie. Joining Luther to solve another mystery, the cast list will include Andy Serkis and Cynthia Erivo.
Jennifer Lopez has been on a roll lately. After her reunion with Ben Affleck and a couple of interesting movie projects in her bag, Lopez stars in this thrilling film directed by Mulan’s director Niki Caro. Lopez will be playing an ex-assassin who has to resurface and jump into action in order to help her estranged daughter whom she left behind.
Chris Hemsworth might be taking a little break from acting these days, but after the success of the first Extraction film, his character, mercenary Tyler Rake, is all set to make his return in this long-awaited sequel to the 2020 movie. Though we don’t have enough information regarding the plot, we can expect a lot of high-intensity action sequences and bloodshed.
Wonder Woman fame Gal Gadot is all set to set the screen ablaze in this latest spy thriller which is directed by Tom Harper and is from the production company which is responsible for bringing us Top Gun: Maverick. Bollywood actor Alia Bhatt also makes her Hollywood film debut with a role in this film, with Jamie Dornan essaying an important role as well. It is rumored to release in the Summer of 2023.
Michael Fassbender and Tilda Swinton will be starring in this neo-noir action movie which is based on a French graphic novel created by Alexis Nolent. David Fincher takes the director’s chair, and the film was mostly shot in Paris and Illinois. The official synopsis of the film is still under wraps.
From the creator of Mr. Robot, Sam Esmail, Leave The World Behind is the story of two families who confront strange events outside a cottage they are staying in. The cast list boasts of some famous names such as Julia Roberts, Mahershala Ali, Ethan Hawke, and Kevin Bacon.
Bradley Cooper is back in the director’s chair as he directs and stars in this upcoming biopic of Leonard Bernstein, where Cooper will essay the role of the famed composer. Carrey Mulligan is also onboard as playing Bernstein’s wife, actress Felicia Montealegre.