Top 8 Movies to watch on Netflix this weekend

top movies to watch on netflix this week

How do you all intend to spend your weekend? Well, what’s a better way to spend the evening than watching the
latest movies?

The global streaming platform strikes again with the outstanding movies of all time! Netflix has released another set of movies that you can’t afford to miss. Throughout their career, Netflix has gained more than 200 million subscribers now. The company has disrupted the entertainment industry by popularizing binge-watching and creating a new way of consuming content on demand.

Founded in 1997, and the major growth during the lockdown. Netflix has started airing a variety of movies, series, animated shows, documentaries and more. Here we bring the Top 8 Movies to watch on Netflix this weekend! 

Where Hands Touch (2018)

WHERE HANDS TOUCH Official Trailer (2018) Abbie Cornish, Amandla Stenberg Movie HD

The historical romantic drama, Where Hands Touch has been one of the most emotional films. Thanks to Amma Asante for writing such a masterpiece. The movie is set in Germany during World War II and follows the story of a biracial girl named Leyna (played by Amandla Stenberg) who is coming of age in Nazi Germany. She is the daughter of a white German mother and a black French father. Due to this, she faces discrimination and persecution from the Nazi government and her peers. She falls in love with a young German boy named Lutz, who is a member of the Hitler Youth. Lutz is conflicted between his loyalty to the Nazi ideology and his feelings for Leyna. Where Hands Touch is one of the Top 8 Movies to watch on Netflix this weekend. 

The Last Stand (2013)

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The American thriller action film, The Last Stand revolves around a small border town sheriff named Ray Owens, who after retiring from the LAPD, finds himself facing off against a dangerous drug lord named Gabriel Cortez and his team of heavily armed mercenaries. The movie is directed by South Korean film director, Kim Jee- Woon. Ray Owen and his deputies are trying to stop the dangerous drug lord from escaping to Mexico. Will they be able to succeed in this? The movie got released in the cinema in 2013 however, its Netflix debut was on April 6, 2023. 

Andala Rakshasi (2012) 

Andhala Rakshasi Trailer | Rahul Ravindran | Lavanya Tripathi | Naveen Chandra | Watch on aha

Feeling bored by Hollywood movies? Here we present the romantic Indian Telugu film that you are gonna love! Andala Rakshasi is a 2012 Telugu romantic drama film directed by Hanu Raghavapudi. The movie is set in the early 1990s in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh & follows the three characters as they navigate their feelings for each other in a society that places strict expectations on relationships and marriage. Gautham is a passionate and impulsive young man who falls in love with Midhuna, a strong-willed and independent young woman. However, their relationship is complicated by Surya, a wealthy and entitled young man who also has feelings for Midhuna.

Fix Us (2019)

Fix Us is about three women working through their challenges, they form a bond and become a support system for each other. Yaa must confront her fear of commitment and tendency to prioritize her work over her relationships. Akosua must grapple with the resentment she feels towards her husband and the sacrifices she has made for her marriage. Bekah, must face her insecurities and learn to trust herself and her instincts. The self-discovery, growth and theme of love are what attract the audience the most. Fix Us is one of the Top 8 Movies to watch on Netflix this weekend that you shouldn’t miss at any cost!

Lewis Capaldi: How I’m Feeling Now (2023) 

Lewis Capaldi: How I'm Feeling Now | Official Trailer | Netflix

The famous American singer, Lewis Capaldi, opens up about his struggle and mental state in the Documentary. The synopsis reads,” In one of the most vulnerable and authentic documentaries ever, we find Lewis Capaldi at a pivotal moment in his career. Take a look into his personal life and defining year, his struggle to balance the familiarity of home, normality, and all he’s ever known with life as one of the biggest stars on the planet, gleaning an intimate portrait of his unique character, hopes and fears in his own words.” Let’s watch the inside of Lewis Capaldi’s life through the documentary. 

Chupa (2023) Netflix Original 

CHUPA | Official Trailer | Netflix

Chupa is one of the Netflix Original production released on April 6, 2023. The American fantasy adventure film revolves around the teenage Alex. While visiting his family in Mexico, teenage Alex gains an unlikely companion when he discovers a young chupacabra hiding in his grandpa’s shed. To save the mythical creature, Alex and his cousins must embark on the adventure of a lifetime. Chupa is one of the Top 8 Movies to watch on Netflix that you can’t afford to miss!

Oh Belinda (2023) Netflix Original

Oh Belinda | Official Trailer | Netflix

Imagine when you get stuck into living the life of one of the commercial characters! We are sure Dilara didn’t imagine that when she accepted to star in a shampoo commercial. Her life turns upside down when the shampoo commercial called Belinda she begrudgingly accepted to star in becomes real & she finds herself stuck in her character, Handan’s life. Oh, Belinda is on the top 8 Movies to watch on Netflix this weekend!

Holy Spider (2022)


Holy Spider is a Persian crime thriller film based on the true story of Saeed Hanaei. A serial killer who targeted street prostitutes and killed 16 women from 2000 to 2001 in Mashhad, Iran, the film depicts a fictional female journalist investigating a serial killer. Thanks to Ali Abbassi for directing such a masterpiece. Holy Spider should be the must-watch film in your list of Top 8 Movies to watch on Netflix this weekend! Let us know which movie you got hooked on in the comment section below!