Netflix originals

All posts tagged Netflix originals

Black Mirror꞉ Bandersnatch image

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9495224/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80988062
tuckersoft.net/ealing20541 (fictional company website)

A games designer stops taking his meds.

A special kind of bad.



Continue Reading

Spiderhead - (2022 movie) poster

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt9783600/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80210767

Convicted criminals are voluntarily remanded to a human drug testing program.

Neato.



Continue Reading

iBoy - (2017 movie) image

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3171832/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80099016

A boy with a cellphone shot into his head develops cyber-synesthesia and superpowers.

It has a story and acting. While it's perfectly watchable, it doesn't set the scope of the superhero's powers and ends up being a bunch of deus ex machina.


Okja - (2017 movie) poster

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3967856/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80091936

Enlarged pigs are bred, but eco-terrorists want humanity to starve.

Childish, and with a shit premise.



Continue Reading

The Cloverfield Paradox - (2018 movie) poster

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2548396/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80134431

The world is "running out of energy" somehow, and a space station is meant to create free energy somehow, but it ends up being more complicated than they realize.

Not highly recommended; a fair movie.



Continue Reading

Annihilation - (2018 movie) poster

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2798920/

An alien song hits a light house and makes a soap bubble dome of mystery.

Slow, tense, and stupid.



Continue Reading

Anon - (2018 movie) image

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5397194/

Somehow people are outfitted with total full-realism augmented reality as a way of putting cameras everywhere and somehow everyone is surprised when they are somehow hacked.

It might have been good, but it requires too much of a suspension of disbelief and it's confusing; not recommended.



Continue Reading

Extinction - (2018 movie) poster

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3201640/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80236421

Immigrants aren't just takenr jerbs, but takenr whole planet.

A nice watchable movie. A shorter version of this would have been a great pilot for a whole series.



Continue Reading

Io - (2019 movie)

Entertainment > Movies >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3256226/
https://www.netflix.com/title/80134721

A young woman continues research even though almost all of mankind has died or fled to a distant orbital colony.

You won't find anything silly, like plot.



Continue Reading