Best Movies to Watch on Netflix Right Now – August 13, 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.

Purple Hearts

Creators: Ben Lewin, Elizabeth Allen Rosenbaum, Ishai Setton
Genres: Drama, Music, Romance
Cast: Sofia Carson, Nicholas Galitzine, John Harlan Kim, Chosen Jacobs, Anthony Ippolito, Linden Ashby, Kat Cunning, Nicholas Duvernay, Scott Deckert, Kendall Chappell, Sarah Rich

Synopsis: An aspiring musician agrees to a marriage of convenience with a soon-to-deploy Marine, but a tragedy soon turns their fake relationship all too real.

Carter

Creators: Jung Byung-gil
Genres: Action, Thriller
Cast: Joo Won, Lee Sung-jae, Jeong So-ri, Kim Bo-min, Jung Jae-young, Jung Hae-kyun

Synopsis: Carter, who awakens two months into a deadly pandemic originating from the DMZ that has already devastated US and North Korea. He who has no recollections of his past finds a mysterious device in his head, and a lethal bomb in his mouth. A voice in his ears gives him orders to avoid getting killed and he’s thrown into a mysterious operation while the CIA and North Korean coup chase him close.

Wedding Season

Creators: Tom Dey
Genres: Comedy, Romance
Cast: Suraj Sharma, Pallavi Sharda, Arianna Afsar, Rizwan Manji, Ruth Goodwin

Synopsis: Pressured by their immigrant parents to find spouses, two Indian-Americans pretend to date in order to survive a summer of weddings but find themselves falling for each other as they struggle to balance who they are with who their parents want them to be.

The Gray Man

Creators: Joe Russo, Anthony Russo
Genres: Action, Thriller
Cast: Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas, Jessica Henwick, Regé-Jean Page, Wagner Moura, Julia Butters, Dhanush, Alfre Woodard, Billy Bob Thornton, Eme Ikwuakor

Synopsis: Six, a highly-skilled assassin in the deep-cover Sierra program of the CIA, is the agency’s best merchant of death. However, a mission goes bad and now Six is on the run from the CIA with sociopathic former agent Lloyd Hansen hot on his trail. Aided by agent Dani Miranda and handler Donald Fitzroy, Six must be his most ruthless to avoid Hansen, who will stop at nothing to bring Six down.

Darlings

Creators: Jasmeet K Reen
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Cast: Alia Bhatt, Shefali Shah, Vijay Varma, Roshan Mathew, Rajesh Sharma, Vijay Maurya, Kiran Karmarkar, Pooja Swaroop, Santosh Juvekar

Synopsis: It follows the lives of two women as they find courage and love in exceptional circumstances.

The Sea Beast

Creators: Chris Williams
Genres: Animated,Drama, Thriller
Cast: Karl Urban, Zaris-Angel Hator, Jared Harris, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Benjamin Plessala, Somali Rose, Kaya McLean

Synopsis: The life of a legendary sea monster hunter is turned upside down when a young girl stows away on his ship.

Primal Fear

Creators: Gregory Hoblit
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Cast: Richard Gere, Edward Norton, Laura Linney, John Mahoney, Frances McDormand, Terry O’Quinn, Andre Braugher

Synopsis: An arrogant, high-powered attorney takes on the case of a poor altar boy found running away from the scene of the grisly murder of the bishop who has taken him in. The case gets a lot more complex when the accused reveals that there may or may not have been a 3rd person in the room. The intensity builds when a surprise twist alters everyone’s perception of the crime.

Spider-Man: Far from Home

Creators: Jon Watts
Genres: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Cast: Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Keaton, Samuel L. Jackson, Marisa Tomei, Jon Favreau, Zendaya, Jacob Batalon, Tony Revolori, Angourie Rice, Remy Hii

Synopsis: Our friendly neighborhood Super Hero decides to join his best friends Ned, MJ, and the rest of the gang on a European vacation. However, Peter’s plan to leave super heroics behind for a few weeks are quickly scrapped when he begrudgingly agrees to help Nick Fury uncover the mystery of several elemental creature attacks, creating havoc across the continent.

Flight

Creators: Robert Zemeckis
Genres: Drama, Thriller
Cast: Denzel Washington, Don Cheadle, Bruce Greenwood, Kelly Reilly, John Goodman, Brian Geraghty, Nadine Velazquez

Synopsis: Commercial airline pilot Whip Whitaker has a problem with drugs and alcohol, though so far he’s managed to complete his flights safely. His luck runs out when a disastrous mechanical malfunction sends his plane hurtling toward the ground. Whip pulls off a miraculous crash-landing that results in only six lives lost. Shaken to the core, Whip vows to get sober — but when the crash investigation exposes his addiction, he finds himself in an even worse situation.

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