Netflix is a website that allows members to watch movies plus programs streaming over the internet. They have a big selection of movies streaming online. Members must pay a small fee per month in order to watch the streaming movies online. Netflix h
as a variety of membership plans available that allows members to either watch them online or rent a movie and they also have blu ray movies. They have many categories to pick from and there’s something there for everyone to enjoy and you will notice that right away with this list. Here are the top ten cool movies on Netflix streaming and these top ten cover a variety of categories that Netflix has online.
There are lots of vampire movies out there today and so you might easily forget about the 1931 version of Dracula directed by Tod Browning. The silence in this movie is very eerie. A lot of the movies today must have soundtracks in the background in order to create an emotional response but this movie doesn’t and maybe that’s what makes it even scarier. This is the adaptation of the classic Bram Stoker’s vampire novel. If you want to watch a scary movie streaming online then this might be the perfect one for you.
Rango was just released in the year 2011 and Johnny Depp helps with lending his voice in this movie. This is a fantastic family movie. Rango is about a family pet that is adventurous and he decides that in order to learn about himself some more that he must leave home. Gore Verbinski directed this film. Rango also won the Academy Award for the Best Animated Feature film.
8. Breakfast at Tiffany’s
If you are in the mood for
a classic and romantic movie then you should enjoy watching Breakfast at Tiffany’s. This movie was released back in 1961 and it stars Audrey Hepburn and it also has George Peppard and it is featuring Buddy Ebsen, Patricia Neal, Martin Balsam and it also has Mickey Rooney. Blake Edwards directed this movie and Paramount Pictures released it. In this movie Hepburn is portraying the lovely Holly Golightly and in the movie Holly s very naïve. Johnny Mercer won an Oscar for the Best Song thanks to the performance by Hepburn with “Moon River”. Who wouldn’t love window shopping at Tiffany & Co? A great way to end the work day.
In 1995 the movie Braveheart starring Mel Gibson was released. Mel Gibson also directed this movie. It was first written just for the actual screen and later Randall Wallace wrote it as a novel. Braveheart won five academy awards and that also included Academy Award for Best Picture plus for Best Director. It takes place in the 13th century and they have had a lot of years of political uneasiness. King Edward I of England invades Scotland and he conquers it. The scenery is just incredible and it’s amazing that you can watch Braveheart streaming on Netflix.
In the mood for a sci-fi thriller? How about the famous RoboCop? RoboCop was released back in 1987 and it was directed by Paul Verhoeven. Peter Weller plays as RoboCop. In RoboCop it takes place in the somewhat near feature as Detroit, Michigan is very close to collapsing because of crime and from its lack of money until RoboCop comes in and saves them. He is one super hero that you will never forget.
5. The Trouble with Angels
This is a delightful funny classic comedy that was released back in 1966 and in 1968 part two was released called “Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows”. You can watch both films streaming on Netflix. In this movie there are two teens that go to an all girl’s Catholic school and the nuns run it. They get into trouble often and they don’t make it very easy for the nuns. If you are feeling somewhat blue then by the end of this movie(s) you’ll feel much better. Hayley Mills stars in it.
4. High School Musical
This movie was released back in 2006 and it is the very first one in the High School Musical Trilogy. The soundtrack to this movie was the best selling album back in 2006 in the US. It was also the very first Disney movie that had theatrical sequels. High School Musical is about two juniors known as Gabriella Montez who is a student that was recently transferred and shy and the other junior is Troy Bolton who is the captain of the school’s basketball team and in high school they both have a rival clique. Despite the situation at school they decide that they will resist the peer pressure and try out for the leading parts in the musical at their high school. There’s a lot of singing and dancing in this movie and fun for everyone.
3. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The first release of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo was a foreign thriller that you can watch streaming. It was released back in 2009. This is a very dark thriller. This is the first release of the “millennium series” trilogy. Before it was a movie it was a famous book that was a best seller in both the USA and in Europe. The cast of the Foreign thriller includes Michael Nyqvist, Lena Endre, Marika Lagercrantz and Ingvar Hirdwall.
2. Pride and Prejudice
The movie Pride and Prejudice was released back in 1940 and many versions of it has been released since the first one. Netflix has the 1980 version of it streaming. The main character in the movie is Elizabeth Bennet and she deals with a lot of issues such as morality, upbringing, education, marriage and even with manners. It’s set back in the early ages of the 19th century in England. Mrs. Bennet is trying her best to make sure that the five daughters that she has marries into families that are well-to-do.
1. Captain America: The First Avenger
In 2011 Captain America: The First Avenger was released and it’s based on the character Captain America that is in Marvel Comics. Joe Johnston directed the film. It stars Tommy Lee Jones, Chris Evans, Hayley Atwell, Hugo Weaving, Derek Luke, Stanly Tucci, Dominic Cooper, Sebastian Stan and Neal McDonough. Paramount Pictures distributed the movie. In the movie Steve Rogers decided to volunteer for an experiment that was secret in WWII right after he was deemed as seeing unfit for duty in the war. He was then transformed into Captain America, a super soldier and he is able to take on the enemies.