Our top 9 Netflix binges you can't miss!
Living the millennial life is tough! Trying to be ah-mazing all the time, is exhausting you know. From picking the right outfit, to picking what to watch on Netflix, we have too many decisions to make. And mind you, some of them can be life altering.
Well, on any regular day, we would help you solve the latter problem. But today you’re in for a refreshing change. We are here with our list of must watch Netflix shows, to help you ditch those reruns!
1. Sex Education
Ever thought of starting up sex therapy clinic at your school to help out your fellow schoolmates? Bizarre, right?! Well that’s exactly what happens when a socially awkward and unpopular Otis, a sex therapist’s son, and his classmate Maeve meet. Living with his mom and being surrounded by manuals, videos and tediously open conversations about sex, Otis has become a reluctant expert on the subject. And thus, decides to use his expert knowledge to improve his status at school. Funny and witty, the series helps shed light on important, sweep -under-the-rug issues, like teenage sexuality, teenage pregnancy and abortion, and the lack of proper guidance and access to sex education. All we can say is that you shouldn’t miss this one!
2. Little Things (Season 2)
Small little moments experienced by a 20 something quintessential, modern-day Mumbai couple, is what makes this show worth watching. After having its run on YouTube, season 2 of Little Things comes back as a more mature series on Netflix. Kavya and Dhruv’s differences emerge and they realise it’s not all fun and games.
Hard hitting, realistic and provocative, Soni is the newest addition to Netflix that showcases the struggles of two policewoman in Delhi, Soni and Kalpana. Entrusted with the task of catching sexual offenders, they both come face to face with misogyny that is so omnipresent in our society. It’s not melodramatic in fact it’s beauty lies in its remarkable ordinariness. It’s the kind of realistic piece that will surely make you uneasy.
What would YOU do for love? Plain and simple, your answer would be anything. However this ‘anything’ is far from easy!
Joe Goldberg, a bookstore manager crosses paths with Guinevere Beck and that puts into motion his obsessive behaviour and stalking to, as he says, ‘save’ Beck from all that stands between her mediocre and extraordinary life! The twists and turns and the commentary on social media give it such a real touch, you are bound to ponder if there is anything like privacy in the internet culture.
5. Tidying up
Netflix latest reality instalment features Marie Kondo giving us an insight into her magic of tidying up spaces that help people introspect about what the mess actually represents. The memes on things that ‘spark joy’ have been taking over the internet like a storm and we need to accept are hilarious. Even if her ways don’t necessarily work for you, just watching it would surely spark some joy and inspiration!
6. The Haunting Of Hill House
The series deals with plot alternation between past and present, following five adult siblings and their paranormal experiences at Hill House, that continue to haunt them in present day. To say the least, this spook-fest and spine chilling series, will surely give you sleepless night!
7.Love per Square foot
As ‘simple’ as the name suggests, the struggles of the lead pair are far from any! A typical rom-com, Love per Square foot is the story of a boy and girl who enter into a marriage of convenience. Sharing the same dream of owning their own house in the city of dreams, Mumbai, their wishes are thwarted and sometimes enabled by their crazy families, colleagues, friends and exes.
8. Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes
A docu-series taking us through the mind of America’s most notorious serial killers, Ted Bundy. Pieced together with audio recording and archival footage, take us through the disturbed mind of the heinous serial killer who murdered dozens of women and terrorized a nation, before being executed in 1989.
9. To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before
Teenage romance that fills your heart with joy - that’s exactly what To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before is! Starring Lana Condor and Noah Centineo (2018’s official heartthrob!), the movie revolves around how a socially awkward high school junior Lara Jean Covey’s soul-baring, secret love letters, penned to the boys she’s crushed on over the years find their way to those exact boys. An honest performance, undeniable chemistry between the leads, and a sequel on the cards, you surely know what the hype is all about!