What to watch on UK Netflix right now?

2020 and 2021 have not been good years for the cinema and film-making industry in the UK and so many other countries. But thanks to streaming services like Netflix, there are still plenty of popular films that worth watching.

Here’s everything you need to know about the best films available on UK Netflix right now:

1. Love and Monsters (2020)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy

Actor: Dylan O’Brien, Jessica Henwick, Michael Rooker

Director: Michael Matthews

IMDb: 7.0/10

Seven years after he survived the monster apocalypse, lovably hapless Joel leaves his cozy underground bunker behind on a quest to reunite with his ex.

2. The Mitchells vs the Machines (2021)

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Actor: Abbi Jacobson, Danny McBride, Maya Rudolph

Director: Michael Rianda

IMDb: 7.9/10

A robot apocalypse put the brakes on their cross-country road trip.  Now the Mitchells- the world’s weirdest family – suddenly become humanity’s unlikeliest last hope.

3. Saint Frances (2019)

Genre: Comedy, Drama

Actor: Kelly O’Sullivan, Ramona Edith Williams, Charin Alvarez

Director: Alex Thompson

IMDb: 7.1/10

After an abortion, a 34-year-old nanny who feels unfulfilled finds a friendship with Frances, the six-year-old girl she’s hired to watch.

4. Seaspiracy (2021)

Genre: Documentary, Adventure

Actor: Ali Tabrizi, Richard O’Barry, Lucy Tabrizi

Director: Ali Tabrizi

IMDb: 8.2/10

Passionate about ocean life, a filmmaker sets out to document the harm that humans do to marine species – and uncovers alarming global corruption.

5. Men in Black International (2019)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy

Actor: Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Kumail Nanjiani

Director: F. Gary Gray

IMDb: 5.6/10

The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.

6. Bad Trip (2021)

Genre: Comedy

Actor: Eric André, Michaela Conlin, Lil Rel Howery

Director: Kitao Sakurai

IMDb: 6.6/10

This hidden-camera prank comedy follows two buds stuck in a rut who embark on a cross-country road trip to NYC. The storyline sets up shocking real pranks.

7. The Equalizer (2014)

Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller

Actor: Denzel Washington, Marton Csokas, Chloë Grace Moretz

Director: Antoine Fuqua

IMDb: 7.2/10

Robert McCall, a retired intelligence operative who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him, returns to action to protect a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters.

8. They Live (1988)

Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

Actor: Roddy Piper, Keith David, Meg Foster

Director: John Carpenter

IMDb: 7.3/10

A drifter stumbles on sunglasses that allow him to see the truth: a world filled with subliminal messages and controlled by malevolent forces.

9. The Overnight (2015)

Genre: Comedy, Mystery

Actor: Adam Scott, Taylor Schilling, Jason Schwartzman

Director: Patrick Brice

IMDb: 6.1/10

A family is new to Los Angeles and tries to adapt and make friends. A chance meeting at the park introduces them to the mysterious Kurt, Charlotte, and Max. They arrange a play date that becomes increasingly interesting as the night goes on.

10. Falling Down (1993)

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama

Actor: Michael Douglas, Robert Duvall, Barbara Hershey

Director: Joel Schumacher

IMDB: 7.6/10

An ordinary man named William Foster feels frustrated with the various flaws he sees in society that lead him to act out violently and commit several crimes.


If you are living outside the UK and don’t have access to its Netflix catalog, all you need to do is to install Wachee VPN, select “the United Kingdom” from the locations and, enjoy watching all these popular movies!

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