Best Movies to Watch on Netflix Right Now – May 21, 2022

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First, look at what’s coming to Netflix this week. As a reminder, you can read about what’s new on Netflix every week with our weekly roundups. The latest Movies scheduled to hit Netflix this Week are below.

Senior Year

Creators: Alex Hardcastle

Genres: Comedy, Drama

Cast: Rebel Wilson, Justin Hartley, Angourie Rice, Sam Richardson, Zoe Chao, Mary Holland, Chris Parnell

Synopsis: In 2002 and tells the story of Stephanie, the most popular girl in her high school. She’s the captain of the cheerleading squad, dating the quarterback and is well on her way to becoming the prom queen. Girls want to be her and guys want to be with her. She has it all until she falls off the top of the cheerleading pyramid and goes into a coma. Fast forward 20 years later and Ruby finally wakes up from her coma as a 37-year-old woman. She goes back to her high school and tries to assume her role as the star of her school. Most of all, she is still set on winning the crown as prom queen.

La familia perfecta

Creators: Arantxa Echevarria

Genres: Comedy

Cast: Belén Rueda, Jose Coronado, Gonzalo de Castro, Pepa Aniorte, Carolina Yuste, Gonzalo Ramos, Lalo Tenorio

Synopsis: Lucia’s achievement of a perfect family is threatened by her son’s loose living, dirty mouthed girlfriend and possible in laws that are not what she pictured for him.

The Takedown

Creators: Louis Leterrier

Genres: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama

Cast: Omar Sy, Laurent Lafitte, Izia Higelin, Dimitri Storoge, Jean-Louis Tilburg

Synopsis: Ousmane Diakité (Omar Sy) and François Monge (Laurent Lafitte) are two cops with very different styles, backgrounds and careers. Many years ago they worked together but life took them apart. The unlikely pair is reunited once again for a new investigation that takes them all the way up to the French Alps. What seemed to be a simple drug deal turns out to be a high scale criminal case wrapped in danger and unexpected comedy.

Our Father

Creators: Lucie Jourdan

Genres: Documentary, Crime

Cast: Donald Cline, Jacoba Ballard, Angela Ganote, Kylene Gott, Julie Harmon, Jason Hyatt, Matt White

Synopsis: Jacoba Ballard decided to take a DNA test one day, in hopes of finding one or two half-siblings with the same sperm donor. “Growing up, I felt different,” she says in the documentary’s trailer. But when she found seven matches, she realized that she had stumbled across a major discovery. Jacoba discovers a shocking scheme involving donor sperm and a popular fertility doctor.

Gangubai Kathiawadi

Creators: Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Sham Kaushal

Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama

Cast: Alia Bhatt, Ajay Devgn, Shantanu Maheshwari, Indira Tiwari, Seema Pahwa, Vijay Raaz, Jim Sarbh

Synopsis: A little girl is sold to brothel of Rashmibai who is forcefully asked to enter the business of flesh trade.When the girl doesn’t agree Rashmibai is finally forced to take help of Gangubai Kathiawadi.Gangubai Kathiawadi aka Ganga who wanted to be an actress and years back eloped to Bombay with her boyfriend Ramnik who sold her at brothel of Shelia Masi.Gangubai did not have option to return back and hence turned a prostitute but she gained respect from fellow women as she would be their main support to go against Sheila Masi.In coming times Gangubai bonds with Don Rahim Lala and develops a brotherly relationship with him.Gangubai is soon known as the mafia queen and wants better lives for women of her community.She decides to enter politics but has a powerful contender Raziabai opposite her.

Sonic the Hedgehog

Creators: Jeff Fowler

Genres: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

Cast: Ben Schwartz, James Marsden, Jim Carrey, Tika Sumpter, Cyrill Geshev, Lee Majdoub, Frank C. Turner

Synopsis: Based on the global blockbuster videogame franchise from Sega, SONIC THE HEDGEHOG tells the story of the world’s speediest hedgehog as he embraces his new home on Earth. In this live-action adventure comedy, Sonic and his new best friend Tom (James Marsden) team up to defend the planet from the evil genius Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey) and his plans for world domination. The family-friendly film also stars Tika Sumpter and Ben Schwartz as the voice of Sonic.

365 Days : This Day

Creators: Barbara Bialowas

Genres:Drama, Romance

Cast: Anna-Maria Sieklucka, Michele Morrone, Magdalena Lamparska, Simone Susinna, Otar Saralidze

Synopsis: Laura and Massimo are back and stronger than ever. But Massimo’s family ties and a mysterious man bidding for Laura’s heart complicate the lovers’ lives.

Toscana

Creators: Mehdi Avaz

Genres: Drama, Romance

Cast: Anders Matthesen, Cristiana Dell’Anna, Andrea Bosca, Ghita Norby, Sebastian Jessen, Ari Alexander, Christopher Lund Nissen

Synopsis: When a Danish chef travels to Tuscany to sell his father’s business, he meets a local woman who inspires him to rethink his approach to life and love.

A Perfect Pairing

Creators: Stuart McDonald

Genres: Comedy, Romance

Cast: Victoria Justice, Adam Demos, Luca Sardelis, Samantha Cain, Craig Horner, Antonio Alvarez, Lucy Durack

Synopsis: It follows a hard-driving LA wine-company executive who travels to an Australian sheep station to land a major client and there she ends up working as a ranch hand and sparking with a rugged local.

The Hunt

Creators: Craig Zobel

Genres: Action, Horror, Thriller

Cast: Betty Gilpin, J. C. MacKenzie, Hilary Swank, Ethan Suplee, Justin Hartley, Teri Wyble, Ike Barinholtz

Synopsis: Twelve strangers wake up in a clearing. They don’t know where they are — or how they got there. In the shadow of a dark internet conspiracy theory, ruthless elitists gather at a remote location to hunt humans for sport. But their master plan is about to be derailed when one of the hunted, Crystal, turns the tables on her pursuers.

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