6 New movies to watch on Netflix this week

Heart of Stone
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Do you feel restless by working full time with zero entertainment hours? Probably, now you are imagining your boss to be a monster who gulps all your energy and leaves you with no ‘Netflix and Chill’ time. However, it is obvious to feel frustrated and low when you don’t have a good entertainment dose.

Everyone deserves to get a dopamine rush after studying and working for long hours. Some feel-good movies can help you release happy hormones. So, we have curated a list of 6 new movies to watch on Netflix this week: 

The Monkey King:

Release Date: August 11, 2023

Genre:  Fantasy, Animation and Comedy.

Rating: 6.9/10

Cast: Jimmy O. Yang, Jo koy, Bowen Yang, Hoon Lee

Monkey King

The Monkey King is a perfect family comedy movie that follows the journey of a monkey who fights to defeat 100 demons and his greatest enemy, which is his own ego. This comedy show is produced by Stephen Chow and inspired by a Chinese tale and is a must-watch for children. 

A Day and  a Half:

Release date:  September 1, 2023

Genre: Action and Drama

Rating: Not yet given

Cast:  Alexej Manvelov, Alma Pöysti, Fares Fares, Stina Ekblad. 

A day and a half | Official Trailer | Netflix

This emotional movie is about an armed man who abducts his ex-wife from a medical store in order to meet his loving daughter. The director, Fares Fares, has highlighted the beautiful father-daughter relationship. The movie is a must-watch for unmarried adults as it throws light on the pros and cons of marriage. 

Heart of Stone:

Release date:  August 11, 2023

Genre: Action and Adventure

Rating: 7.1/10

Cast: Alia Bhatt, Jamie Dorman, Mathhias Schweighofer, Gal Gadot.

Heart of Stone
Credits: NETFLIX

Starring our very own Alia Bhatt and international sensations like Gal Gadot and Jamie Dornan, Heart of Stone is a mystery thriller where the protagonist, Rachel Stone, who is an intelligence agent, is tasked to protect an Artificial Intelligence system called ‘The Heart’ from getting into the hands of the enemies. The main characters of the show are also the producers, Gal Gadot, David Ellison. The show has created a great craze among young adults.

You Are So Not Invited to My Bat Mitzvah:

Release date: August 25, 2023 

Genre: Comedy and Drama

Rating: 6.4/10 

Cast: Adam Sandler, Sadie Sandler, Idina Menzel, Sarah Silverman

You Are So Not Invited To My Bat Mitzvah | Official Trailer | Netflix

The director Sammi Cohen has filmed “You Are So Not Invited to My Bat Mitzvah” starring comedy legend Adam Sandler, who chooses a side role, while her daughter leads the forefront. Two besties who have always dreamed of becoming permanent members of the Jewish Community face trouble when a boy in their school threatens their friendship.

Happy Ending (2023):

Release date: 01 September 2023

Genre: Romance and Drama

Rating: Not given yet

Cast: Gaite Jansen, Martijn Lakeme, Claire Bender, Sinem Kavus. 

Happy Ending - Trailer (Official) | Netflix [ENG]

This romantic movie depicts the loving relationship of a couple, Luna and Mink, who are very expressive when it comes to love. Despite their beautiful bond, Mink fails to meet the sexual desires of his girlfriend and doesn’t even release it. In the end, Luna discloses this secret to her best friend, who advises her to try a threesome. The Director of the movie is no other than Joosje Duk. The trailer has made young adults go crazy about the movie.

Love, Sex and 30 Candles:

Release date: August 18, 2023

Genre: Romance and Comedy

Rating: 5.5/10

Cast: Candice Modiselle, Amogelang Chidi, Gabisile Tshabalala and many more

Love, Sex & 30 Candles | Trailer | Netflix

The African film directed by Stephina Zwane projects upon the life of Linda, a 30-year-old lady who dumps her fiancé. Meanwhile, Linda takes care of her sick mother, who was a professor at her university. The movie was popularised among teenagers and adults. 

It’s time to switch your movie mode on and spice up your week with full-on entertainment. Don’t let this week go without consuming quality content. Enjoy these movies to uplift your mood and improve your quality of life.