As we slowly welcome the age of Netflix, this streaming giant has officially outdone itself. Nowadays, this service offers the most prestigious TV shows and movies, from Oscar nominees for best picture to reality shows.
However, if you want to keep up to date with what’s trending on Netflix, then you need to check that feed button on a near-nightly basis. But, it’s hard to guess what’s good, and just because other people love watching a particular show, for instance with charlie sheen, it doesn’t mean you have to like it as well.
For that reason, we have compiled a list of the shows which might grasp your attention and keep your glued to the TV screen.
Killer Inside – the mind of Aaron Hernandez
Whether or not you are into sports, this Netflix mini-series will reveal the life of NFL star who became a convicted murder. The Killer Inside focuses on the events which happened in 2015 when Hernandez was found guilty for the murder of Odin Lloyd.
The show also revisits the trial for the 2012 double homicide of Safiro Furtado and Daniel de Abreu for which Hernandez was set free. However, the Killer Inside goes beyond the crimes, while documentary captures audio recordings of Hernandez’s phone calls from the prison to his mother, lawyers, and his young daughter.Also, this show illustrates the risks of brain injuries, which frequently happen in football, and what it means to be a closeted gay man in the NFL community.
Combination of Lord of the Rings and Game of Thrones, the Whither is the fantasy series that’s an absolute blast and a half. While this show wholeheartedly embraces all aspects of fantasy storytelling and gaming, it also shows different POV battles.
The first season follows three stories: Cavill’s Witcher who is a monster hunter and investigates why so many princesses are turned into creatures, Yennefer of Vengerberg, a powerful sorceress who struggles with her emotions, and princess Ciri, who is on the run after the sacking of her city but also keeps many secrets.
Maniac is a limited TV series and represents quite a unique content. Considering True Detective, and Bond 25 creator Cary Fukunaga directed all ten episodes, it’s unlike anything else you’ve ever seen on television.
This series takes place in the future, where two, slightly disappointed, and depressed individuals participate in a pharmaceutical trial, which is meant to cure them of their illnesses. This trial sets characters in different situations and makes them relive the fantasies from the Coen Brothers crime story to Lord of the Rings.
If you are a fan of thrillers, murder, and mystery, then Stranger will blow your mind. While being slightly complicated, with numerous spooky scenes, it’s based on Harlan Coben’s novel, which carries the same name.As you probably guessed, this stranger goes around the town, revealing other people’s secrets. However, his motives vary from blackmailing people for money to helping others discover the truth.x