Seventh edition: 5 movies to watch on Netflix this weekend

5 good movies on Netflix U.K to watch over the weekend of August 19th

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Popcorn On Couch’s seventh edition of 5 movies to watch on Netflix, where I find good and entertaining films on Netflix U.K for you to watch over the weekend. Here are 5 movies to watch over the weekend of August 19th.

The Lobster

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance

In the future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into animals. A very weird but hilarious movie directed by Yorgos Lanthimos. The Lobster is definitely not your typical romance movie, but with funny moments, interesting characters and a strange concept this movie is worth your time.

If you are in the mood for something dramatic, funny, eccentric, wacky and original make sure to watch The Lobster this weekend

Gone Baby Gone

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Two Boston area detectives investigate a little girl’s kidnapping, which ultimately turns into a crisis both professionally and personally. An unforgettable, amazing, shocking and thought-provoking Thriller. Gone Baby Gone has a well-written story, great cast who deliver excellent performances and strong direction from Ben Affleck.

If you are mood for something thrilling, thought-provoking, dramatic and suprising make sure to give Gone Baby Gone a watch this weekend

The Little Prince

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama

A little girl lives in a very grown-up world with her mother, who tries to prepare her for it. Her neighbor, the Aviator, introduces the girl to an extraordinary world where anything is possible, the world of the Little Prince. An absolutely stunning animation movie with a beautifully written story, not much needs to be said except just watch The Little Prince!

If you are in the mood for something refreshing, unique, dramatic, fictional, sweet and cute then the Little Prince is the perfect film for you.


Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller

An idealistic FBI agent is enlisted by a government task force to aid in the escalating war against drugs at the border area between the U.S. and Mexico. An highly intense thriller directed by Denis Villeneuve who really injects suspense and tension into the film. Sicario has a superb cast consisting of Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin and Victor Garber making it worth a watch.

If you are in the mood for something dark, surprising, gripping, intense, and thrilling then check out Sicario.


Genre: Drama, Sport

The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed. If you are a fan of sport movies then Creed is one to watch, in case you haven’t seen it already this well-acted, action-packed movie is now available on Netflix U.K

If you are in the mood for something dramatic and action-packed then check out creed this weekend.

I am the creator of Popcorn On Couch, freelance web developer,a Tennis & WWE fan, I love watching movies, studying and sleeping.

1 Comment

  1. Sicario and Creed are the best on this list!


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