Before this lockdown happened, do you remember the last time you were in your house spending such large amounts of time with yourself? And during this complete lockdown period, life has really been quite difficult. Or more specifically, even spending an entire day had been a gruesome job for everyone.
It’s time that we learn to spend time with ourselves and have fun as well. Netflix is a boon to us; to all the generations. Especially, during this lockdown period. There is such a large variant of genres present to choose from. From crime thrillers to animated movies and series for children, there’s little chance that it would not keep you hooked up for days. You can easily watch movies and series with your friends online over Netflix and have the most fun that is (virtually) possible! It’s the best time for some Netflix and chill!
10 most popular and enticing web series that you can watch during this period of self-isolation.
Dark – The science-fiction thriller drama, with an 8.8/10 IMDb rating, with a star cast which includes Louis Hoffman, Lisa Vacari, Maja Schone, Jordis Triebel, the series drives one with much anticipation with a lot of mysteries, suspense, thrillers which makes it so fascinating to watch.
A time-travel movie which differentiates itself from any other series through its clear narrative, aesthetic cinematography, and refreshed ideas. Every other episode has a distinct new angle to the plot, which anticipates the hell out of the one watching to not think more about what’s coming next.
The series is created by Baran bo Odar and Jantje Friese. The show was set on a fictitious town of Winden, Germany concerned with the sudden disappearance of two children bringing more stir to the already spiced up plot thereby unleashing intense discoveries of an unknown world. The prestigious titled story ’DARK’ is the first-ever German-language Netflix Original series.
Peaky Blinders – Created by Steven Knight, a Television Web series set during the British period based on a crime drama, historical fiction genre. Set in Birmingham, England the show is about a Romanian gangster family. With an impressive star cast – Cillian Murphy, Helen McCrory, Paul Anderson, Sophie Rundle, all perfect for a classic British web series to earn immense popularity.
Very different from the other gangster movie genres which revolve around the central theme of crime scenes, Peaky blinders is something which brings a smooth loving comfort which is pleasing to watch with the proper salt and pepper of drama in it.
Storyline expressed with deep narrative threads audience to characters. A real, emotional, intense story, with an unexpected story plot and magical twist and turns to it.
Mind hunter – The web series is inspired by a true-crime book – ‘Mindhunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit’ written by John.E.Douglas and Mark Olshaker. One of the most obsessed American crime drama psychological thriller web television series, created by Joe Penhall.
The story plot presented and directed most finely with a lot of mysteries and suspense in every murder investigation taking place in the episodes. With an outstanding border of the ’70s, the series will keep you engaged throughout. The star cast includes famous names of the industry – Jonathan Groff, Holt McCallany, Anna Torv, Cameron Britton performing their best of best acting skills on these amazing web series.
Jessica Jones – Story on a dark Marvel character, with a storyline that deserves one word that is – amazing. A broken, deep character with powerful acting of a superhero action-packed engaging content. The psychological thriller created by Melissa Rosenberg.
Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones, the phenomenal actor perfect for the character. Set in NewYork city an entertaining Netflix original that plays the life of a mysterious Investigator who has her detective agency, the drama reflects light on the personal life of the lead character along with subsequent situations intensifying the mysteries throughout the show.
Bojack horseman- It’s a funny entertaining American animated Web Television series created by Raphael Bob – Waksberg. The show brings the energetic vibes in the adult community with the voices of star actors like – Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie, Paul.F Tompkins, and Aaron Paul.
The amazing storyline and well-written dialogues express a lot more than just entertaining its subjects, a deep story with humour connects various problems of life ups and downs then also we have to smile and let it go. A unique, realistic, relatable, show which you will love to watch.
Narcos -The most well defined nicely crafted show with extravagant cinematography, in combination with the best actors playing their characters so dead real, the reason which intensifies the compatibility of the story with the actors. The story is about a drug dealer in Colombia who became a billionaire with the rise of the cocaine trade.
An 8.8/10 IMDb rating web-series. The show is created and produced by Chris Brancato, Carlo Bernard, and Doug Miro. One of the most intriguing stories in which one surely utilizes time watching during this lockdown period.
Stranger Things – if you love watching shows of horror and paranormal activities it’s going to become your favourite then! Based on a science fiction horror drama, the show opens its doors to a fictitious land of mysterious activities of paranormal and supernatural activities. A stellar show created by Duffer Brothers. One of those enthralling shows to watch during the lockdown. Great rating, critically acclaimed performance by talented actors, which just can’t miss.
The Crown – When you love historic classics it’s the one which glorifies the category with phenomenal acting along with brilliant screenplay, set design, cinematography. A classical drama, expressing arts in the finest way exploring in detail the flourished British Monarchy.
It showed the journey of Elizabeth II and her reign created and written by Peter Morgan. Claire Foy the talented actor who got global recognition for acting as the young Queen Elizabeth in the Web series The Crown.
Orange is New Black
Orange is New Black- an 8.1/10 IMDb rating comedy-drama created by Jenji Kohan. An entertaining energetic show tells us a prison story that will take the viewers to a roller coaster ride of emotions which will make them laugh and think about the various decisions we take in life then excuse the wrongs by saying we are humans who can make mistakes. A great show to refresh your mood swings assuring you to entertain as well as leaving behind some new perspectives in life.
Russian Doll – an 8/10 IMDb rating American Comedy Drama. A dark humour engaging story about a woman with whom some supernatural mystics kept on happening in the entire series. The show breaks the monotony with the unusual idea which asks the women to relive her last day of life over and over again which is indeed very shocking and surprising for the audience. She is seen partying then dying and does it all over again all these bring the flavour and essence of a black comedy which haunts as well as entertains the audience.