Top 50 Original Movies on Netflix
It’s always hard to find great movies, we’re luckily spoiled for choice. You can spend all night bombarded with options browsing Netflix, but never end up watching anything!
This is why we’ve curated this top 50 list of the best original movies on Netflix, using the power of Rivr and its users.
This list was last updated on Aug 15, 2022.
49. Spectral
A special-ops team is dispatched to fight supernatural beings that have taken over a European city.
6.425 ⭐ • Science Fiction • Thriller • Action • Released: Dec 9, 2016
48. Bird Box
Five years after an ominous unseen presence drives most of society to suicide, a survivor and her two children make a desperate bid to reach safety.
6.9 ⭐ • Thriller • Drama • Science Fiction • Released: Dec 21, 2018
47. The Kissing Booth
When teenager Elle's first kiss leads to a forbidden romance with the hottest boy in high school, she risks her relationship with her best friend.
7.3 ⭐ • Romance • Comedy • Released: May 18, 2018
46. To All the Boys I've Loved Before
Lara Jean's love life goes from imaginary to out of control when her secret letters to every boy she's ever fallen for are mysteriously mailed out.
7.7 ⭐ • Comedy • Romance • Released: Aug 17, 2018
45. 6 Underground
After faking his death, a tech billionaire recruits a team of international operatives for a bold and bloody mission to take down a brutal dictator.
6.333 ⭐ • Action • Thriller • Comedy • Released: Dec 13, 2019
44. All the Bright Places
Two teens facing personal struggles form a powerful bond as they embark on a cathartic journey chronicling the wonders of Indiana.
7.688 ⭐ • Romance • Drama • Released: Feb 28, 2020
43. The Platform
A mysterious place, an indescribable prison, a deep hole. An unknown number of levels. Two inmates living on each level. A descending platform containing food for all of them. An inhuman fight for survival, but also an opportunity for solidarity.
7.003 ⭐ • Drama • Science Fiction • Thriller • Released: Mar 20, 2020
42. Extraction
Tyler Rake, a fearless mercenary who offers his services on the black market, embarks on a dangerous mission when he is hired to rescue the kidnapped son of a Mumbai crime lord.
7.4 ⭐ • Drama • Action • Thriller • Released: Apr 24, 2020
41. 365 Days
A woman falls victim to a dominant mafia boss, who imprisons her and gives her one year to fall in love with him.
7.049 ⭐ • Romance • Drama • Released: Jun 9, 2020
40. The Kissing Booth 2
With college decisions looming, Elle juggles her long-distance romance with Noah, changing relationship with bestie Lee and feelings for a new classmate.
7.784 ⭐ • Comedy • Romance • Released: Jul 24, 2020
39. The Babysitter: Killer Queen
Two years after defeating a satanic cult led by his babysitter Bee, Cole's trying to forget his past and focus on surviving high school. But when old enemies unexpectedly return, Cole will once again have to outsmart the forces of evil.
6.4 ⭐ • Comedy • Horror • Released: Sep 10, 2020
38. Outside the Wire
In the near future, a drone pilot is sent into a deadly militarized zone and must work with an android officer to locate a doomsday device.
6.408 ⭐ • Thriller • Action • Science Fiction • Released: Jan 15, 2021
37. To All the Boys: Always and Forever
Senior year of high school takes center stage as Lara Jean returns from a family trip to Korea and considers her college plans — with and without Peter.
7.7 ⭐ • Romance • Comedy • Drama • Released: Feb 12, 2021
36. Thunder Force
In a world where supervillains are commonplace, two estranged childhood best friends reunite after one devises a treatment that gives them powers to protect their city.
5.6 ⭐ • Action • Adventure • Comedy • Science Fiction • Released: Apr 9, 2021
35. Bad Trip
Two pals embark on a road trip full of funny pranks that pull real people into mayhem.
6.1 ⭐ • Comedy • Released: Mar 26, 2021
34. Army of the Dead
Following a zombie outbreak in Las Vegas, a group of mercenaries take the ultimate gamble: venturing into the quarantine zone to pull off the greatest heist ever attempted.
6.288 ⭐ • Action • Crime • Horror • Thriller • Released: May 21, 2021
33. Oxygen
A woman wakes in a cryogenic chamber with no recollection of how she got there, and must find a way out before running out of air.
6.635 ⭐ • Science Fiction • Thriller • Horror • Released: May 12, 2021
32. The Last Mercenary
A legendary secret service agent comes out of hiding and returns to France to help the son he's never met get out of trouble.
6.628 ⭐ • Action • Comedy • Released: Jul 30, 2021
31. Blood Red Sky
A woman with a mysterious illness is forced into action when a group of terrorists attempt to hijack a transatlantic overnight flight. In order to protect her son she will have to reveal a dark secret, and unleash the inner monster she has fought to hide.
7.0 ⭐ • Horror • Thriller • Action • Released: Jul 23, 2021
30. Beckett
An American tourist in Greece finds himself on the run after a tragic accident plunges him into a political conspiracy that makes him a target for assassination.
6.3 ⭐ • Crime • Mystery • Thriller • Released: Aug 13, 2021
29. The Kissing Booth 3
It’s the summer before Elle heads to college, and she has a secret decision to make. Elle has been accepted into Harvard, where boyfriend Noah is matriculating, and also Berkeley, where her BFF Lee is headed and has to decide if she should stay or not.
7.1 ⭐ • Romance • Comedy • Released: Aug 11, 2021
28. Gunpowder Milkshake
To protect an 8-year-old girl, a dangerous assassin reunites with her mother and her lethal associates to take down a ruthless crime syndicate and its army of henchmen.
6.395 ⭐ • Action • Crime • Thriller • Released: Jul 14, 2021
27. Afterlife of the Party
A social butterfly who dies during her birthday week is given a second chance to right her wrongs on Earth.
6.9 ⭐ • Fantasy • Comedy • Drama • Released: Sep 2, 2021
26. Sweet Girl
A man vows to bring justice to those responsible for his wife's death while protecting the only family he has left, his daughter.
6.7 ⭐ • Action • Thriller • Drama • Released: Aug 20, 2021
25. No One Gets Out Alive
An immigrant in search of the American dream is forced to take a room in a boarding house and soon finds herself in a nightmare from which she can't escape.
5.989 ⭐ • Horror • Thriller • Mystery • Released: Sep 29, 2021
24. There's Someone Inside Your House
As the countdown to graduation begins, students at Osborne High are being stalked by a maniac intent on exposing their darkest secrets to the entire town, terrorizing victims while wearing a life-like mask of their own face. With a mysterious past of her own, Makani and her friends must discover the killer's identity before they become victims themselves.
5.554 ⭐ • Thriller • Horror • Mystery • Released: Oct 6, 2021
23. Night Teeth
A college student moonlighting as a chauffeur picks up two mysterious women for a night of party-hopping across LA. But when he uncovers their bloodthirsty intentions—and their dangerous, shadowy underworld—he must fight to stay alive.
6.544 ⭐ • Horror • Thriller • Action • Released: Oct 20, 2021
22. Army of Thieves
A mysterious woman recruits bank teller Ludwig Dieter to lead a group of aspiring thieves on a top-secret heist during the early stages of the zombie apocalypse.
6.9 ⭐ • Crime • Comedy • Released: Oct 29, 2021
21. The Harder They Fall
Gunning for revenge, outlaw Nat Love saddles up with his gang to take down enemy Rufus Buck, a ruthless crime boss who just got sprung from prison.
6.8 ⭐ • Western • Released: Nov 3, 2021
20. The Power of the Dog
A domineering but charismatic rancher wages a war of intimidation on his brother's new wife and her teen son, until long-hidden secrets come to light.
6.8 ⭐ • Drama • Western • Released: Dec 1, 2021
19. Red Notice
An Interpol-issued Red Notice is a global alert to hunt and capture the world's most wanted. But when a daring heist brings together the FBI's top profiler and two rival criminals, there's no telling what will happen.
6.786 ⭐ • Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller • Released: Nov 12, 2021
18. Kate
A ruthless criminal operative has less than 24 hours to exact revenge on her enemies and in the process forms an unexpected bond with the daughter of one of her past victims.
6.7 ⭐ • Action • Released: Sep 10, 2021
17. He's All That
To get revenge on her ex-boyfriend, an influencer attempts to transform an unpopular classmate into prom king.
6.8 ⭐ • Romance • Comedy • Released: Aug 27, 2021
16. Resort to Love
Aspiring pop star Erica ends up as the entertainment at her ex-fiancé’s wedding after reluctantly taking a gig at a luxurious island resort while in the wake of a music career meltdown.
7.3 ⭐ • Romance • Comedy • Released: Jul 29, 2021
15. Hypnotic
A young woman seeking self-improvement enlists the help of a renowned hypnotist but, after a handful of intense sessions, discovers unexpected and deadly consequences.
6.1 ⭐ • Thriller • Drama • Horror • Released: Oct 27, 2021
14. Don't Look Up
Two American astronomers attempt to warn humankind about an approaching comet that will wipe out life on planet Earth.
7.206 ⭐ • Comedy • Drama • Science Fiction • Released: Dec 24, 2021
13. 14 Peaks: Nothing Is Impossible
In 2019, Nepalese mountain climber Nirmal “Nims” Purja set out to do the unthinkable by climbing the world’s fourteen highest summits in less than seven months. (The previous record was eight years). He called the effort “Project Possible 14/7” and saw it as a way to inspire others to strive for greater heights in any pursuit. The film follows his team as they seek to defy naysayers and push the limits of human endurance.
7.6 ⭐ • Documentary • Released: Nov 29, 2021
12. Through My Window
Raquel's longtime crush on her next-door neighbor turns into something more when he starts developing feelings for her, despite his family's objections.
7.5 ⭐ • Drama • Romance • Released: Feb 4, 2022
11. The Tinder Swindler
Posing as a wealthy, jet-setting diamond mogul, an Israeli conman wooed women online then conned them out of millions of dollars. Now some victims plan for payback.
7.1 ⭐ • Documentary • Crime • Released: Feb 2, 2022
10. Black Crab
To end an apocalyptic war and save her daughter, a reluctant soldier embarks on a desperate mission to cross a frozen sea carrying a top-secret cargo.
6.3 ⭐ • Action • Thriller • Released: Mar 18, 2022
9. The Adam Project
After accidentally crash-landing in 2022, time-traveling fighter pilot Adam Reed teams up with his 12-year-old self on a mission to save the future.
7.106 ⭐ • Action • Adventure • Comedy • Science Fiction • Released: Mar 11, 2022
8. The Bubble
Sneaking out. Hooking up. Melting down. The cast and crew of a blockbuster action franchise attempt to shoot a sequel while quarantining at a posh hotel.
4.8 ⭐ • Comedy • Released: Apr 1, 2022
7. Surviving Paradise: A Family Tale
As the Kalahari Desert faces a worsening dry season, prides, packs and herds of all kinds must rely on the power of family to survive.
6.6 ⭐ • Documentary • Released: Mar 3, 2022
6. Fear Street: 1978
In 1978, two rival groups at Camp Nightwing must band together to solve a terrifying mystery when horrors from their towns' history come alive.
7.3 ⭐ • Mystery • Horror • Fantasy • Released: Jul 9, 2021
5. Fear Street: 1666
In 1666, a colonial town is gripped by a hysterical witch-hunt that has deadly consequences for centuries to come, and it's up to teenagers in 1994 to finally put an end to their town's curse, before it's too late.
7.273 ⭐ • Mystery • Horror • Released: Jul 16, 2021
4. Fear Street: 1994
After a series of brutal slayings, a teen and her friends take on an evil force that's plagued their notorious town for centuries.
6.766 ⭐ • Mystery • Horror • Fantasy • Released: Jul 2, 2021
3. Hustle
After discovering a once-in-a-lifetime player with a rocky past abroad, a down on his luck basketball scout takes it upon himself to bring the phenom to the States without his team's approval. Against the odds, they have one final shot to prove they have what it takes to make it in the NBA.
7.9 ⭐ • Drama • Comedy • Released: Jun 8, 2022
2. Spiderhead
A prisoner in a state-of-the-art penitentiary begins to question the purpose of the emotion-controlling drugs he's testing for a pharmaceutical genius.
5.814 ⭐ • Science Fiction • Thriller • Released: Jun 17, 2022
1. The Gray Man
When a shadowy CIA agent uncovers damning agency secrets, he's hunted across the globe by a sociopathic rogue operative who's put a bounty on his head.
7.044 ⭐ • Action • Thriller • Released: Jul 22, 2022
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