What to watch on Netflix
We’ve rounded up our top Netflix picks, perfect for when you want to relax in front of the telly with friends and family.
Grab a cuppa and settle in for the evening. We’ve rustled up our current favourites to watch on Now TV.
1. Pirates of the Caribbean
If you’ve ever felt like watching all five of the swashbuckling Pirates of the Caribbean films back to back, now’s your chance. That’s right, all of the films are on Now TV and ready for diving into. Catch up with Jack Sparrow and friends as they embark on lively adventures on the open seas.
2. Jamestown Season 2
From the makers of Downton Abbey, this show focuses on the eventful lives of three of the first women to arrive in the English colony of Jamestown. Season 2 of the Sky Original Production has just been released and promises more drama, treachery and murder. Follow Alice, Jocelyn and Verity as new settlers turn up, relationships break down and spooky happenings unfold.
3. 2001: A Space Odyssey
Renowned for being one of the most iconic sci-fi films of all time, 2001: A Space Odyssey by acclaimed director Stanley Kubrick has been added to Now TV. The film is an adaptation of a novel written by Arthur C. Clarke and promises pioneering visual effects, an unforgettable story and, of course, that classic soundtrack.
4. Get Out
After receiving a lot of attention at this year’s BAFTAs ceremony, Get Out is a must-watch for film buffs. The dark comedy combines horror with humour as it follows a young man who meets the parents of his girlfriend for the first time. However, all is not what it seems and the family is apparently hiding an impossible secret.
5. The Walking Dead: Season 8, Part 2
It’s back! The drama that has bagged multiple awards and captured the hearts (and brains) of the world returns to our small screens. If you’ve not seen this gripping show before, it follows the story of survivors in a post-apocalyptic world that has been ransacked by hungry zombies and desperate humans.
6. Scrubs Box Set: Seasons 1-9
Some say that nothing is better than binge-watching your favourite shows. If you agree, you’ll be delighted to hear that all nine seasons of the much-loved Scrubs is finally available to enjoy in full. The hilarious show, which follows patients and staff at Sacred Heart Hospital, proves that laughter is the best medicine.
The adored TV series has been re-imagined in this modern-day comedy. Starring teen heartthrob Zac Efron as the cocky new recruit of lifeguard Dwayne Johnson, this action-packed flick makes a big splash.
8. The Story of Only Fools and Horses
Step back in time to relive some of the best moments from Britain’s most treasured sitcoms. You’ve seen all the episodes, now it’s time to talk to the cast and even catch a glimpse of unseen material that has never been aired. Lovely jubbly!