Top rated first-class movies on Netflix

Check out today’s highest ranked first-class movies on Netflix! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best first-class movies on Netflix, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country. Maimovie provides context-aware recommendation based on extensive data gathered and analyzed by AI.

Last Update Jun 21 2021

1 A Quiet Place (2018)

A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.

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2018-04-03 | Horror / Drama

Cast

Emily Blunt, John Krasinski

Rating

rating icon 7.4

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    generating tension
  2. Ranked #1 for
    heightened suspense
  3. Ranked #2 for
    cast with squeaky voice

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2 The Impossible (2012)

In December 2004, close-knit family Maria, Henry and their three sons begin their winter vacation in Thailand. But the day after Christmas, the idyllic holiday turns into an incomprehensible nightmare when a terrifying roar rises from the depths of the sea, followed by a wall of black water that devours everything in its path. Though Maria and her family face their darkest hour, unexpected displays of kindness and courage ameliorate their terror.

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2012-09-09 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    swept away
  2. Ranked #1 for
    fortunate
  3. Ranked #1 for
    feeling lucky

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3 Howards End (1992)

A saga of class relations and changing times in an Edwardian England on the brink of modernity, the film centers on liberal Margaret Schlegel, who, along with her sister Helen, becomes involved with two couples: wealthy, conservative industrialist Henry Wilcox and his wife Ruth, and the downwardly mobile working-class Leonard Bast and his mistress Jackie.

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1992-03-13 | Drama / Romance

Cast

Emma Thompson, Helena Bonham Carter

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    conscientious
  2. Ranked #1 for
    faultless
  3. Ranked #2 for
    great acting

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4 Spotlight (2015)

The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.

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2015-11-06 | Drama / Thriller

Cast

Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    thorough
  2. Ranked #1 for
    utterly absorbing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    finely tuned

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5 Rush (2013)

A biographical drama centered on the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 Formula One motor-racing season.

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2013-09-02 | Drama / Action

Cast

Chris Hemsworth, Daniel Brühl

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wonderfully executed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    dead-on
  3. Ranked #1 for
    superbly crafted

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6 Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001)

Rahul, the adoptive son of business magnate Yash Raichand, feels eternal gratitude to his father for rescuing him from a life of poverty. Yet, when Yash forbids his love of poor Anjali, Rahul marries her and moves to London with new wife and sister-in-law, breaking the heart of his mother. Ten years later, Rahul's younger brother comes to London intent on brokering peace between father and son.

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2001-12-14 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #3 for
    overacting
  2. Ranked #4 for
    pleasantly diverting
  3. Ranked #4 for
    way over-the-top acting

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7 August: Osage County (2013)

A look at the lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them.

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2013-12-26 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    large cast
  2. Ranked #1 for
    overplayed role
  3. Ranked #1 for
    strong-willed woman

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8 Steve Jobs (2015)

Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epicenter.

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2015-10-09 | Drama / History

Cast

Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    titular role
  2. Ranked #1 for
    true genius
  3. Ranked #1 for
    punchy dialogue

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9 Mystic River (2003)

The lives of three men who were childhood friends are shattered when one of them has a family tragedy.

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2003-01-01 | Thriller / Crime

Cast

Sean Penn, Tim Robbins

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    great story
  2. Ranked #2 for
    poetic justice
  3. Ranked #2 for
    critically acclaimed

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10 A Monster Calls (2016)

A boy imagines a monster that helps him deal with his difficult life and see the world in a different way.

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2016-01-01 | Drama / Fantasy

Cast

Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    emotionally powerful
  2. Ranked #2 for
    deeply emotional
  3. Ranked #2 for
    with emotional wallops

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