We take a look at the month ahead on Netflix, and pick out three shows worth watching this month. Netflix continues to produce excellent content, and with many older classics available to view too, it is a great time to subscribe! The month ahead will see shows such as Marvel’s The Punisher continue, while there are several festive films to look out for in the holiday season. Many films are new to the streaming service for this month. Also, expect many new seasons of high-quality series too! It could be a busy month ahead for Netflix fans!
TV Shows for December
Marvel’s ‘The Punisher’ debuted last month to rave reviews. The show has already got a cult following, and is well worth watching. Episodes are airing weekly, and therefore the season will continue through December. Jon Bernthal stars in this vigilante/conspiracy thriller.
Netflix’s blockbuster ‘The Crown’ returns for a second series in December. The second season, which follows the trials and tribulations of Britain’s Royal Family, will hit our screens on December 8. Original cast members have returned for the second series. The first series earned rave reviews.
‘Dark’ is a series that debuts on December 1. This series is based around a family saga, and is another series that has created mass expectation, check out our article here for all of the details on this series, including a trailer. As a warning, the show is in German, though has English subtitles.
Three Films to Watch
As it is the festive season, it would be a crime not to suggest watching a Christmas-themed film. How about ‘Miracle on 34th Street’ – the all-time classic. Featuring an excellent cast, this 1990s classic is sure to get you in the holiday spirit! There are a slew of festive Christmas films – see our article on Netflix’s Christmas line-up here.
One of the most anticipated films is the Netflix original ‘Bright’. This film stars Will Smith and Joel Edgerton, it will be released December 22. This is a fantasy crime movie which sees the co-existence of humans and fantasy creatures – it has created considerable expectation! The film cost Netflix an apparent $90M to make!
Marvel’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ will also hit Netflix this December. This blockbuster continues the Marvel universe, featuring several well-known characters. For fans of the Marvel universe – it falls into the must-see category!
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Classic Show to Binge-Watch
This month’s selection is ‘American Crime Story: The People vs. OJ Simpson’. This first entry into the AMC anthology is gripping from start to finish – impressively condensing ‘the trial of the century’ into ten episodes. Sarah Paulson and Courtney Vance are two exceptional lead actors, while the likes of John Travola, David Schwimmer and Cuba Gooding Jr. also make starring appearances. The show re-tells the story of the murders of Nicole Brown and Ron Goldman, and looks at whether or not OJ Simpson committed the crime, and the ramifications of the case.
Happy binge-watching for December!