As the days of cable come to a close, we eagerly look to Netflix to provide us with the couch side entertainment we crave. That being said, it can often be difficult to weed through the No’s, Agree on the Yes’s, and eliminate the Maybe’s. So, we did it for you!
So relax, unwind, and delve into our Netflix Top 10:
1. Lie to Me
Cal Lightman, the world’s top deception expert, studies involuntary body language and facial expressions to expose the truth. This series, which first aired in 2009, is starting to gain traction (and you won’t want to miss out)!
2. Downton Abbey
A struggle between classes. As viewers we are exposed to the pain, sacrifice, joy and anguish of both the upper class and the ones that serve them. Beware- The story starts slow, but before you know it you will be deeply entrenched in the lives of the characters.
3. Once Upon a Time
The fairytales you grew up with (but wait, there’s more!).
Emma Swan, our tough and mysterious protagonist, is confronted by a child who says that she is his mother. After he brings her to his hometown, Storybrooke, she is informed that she is the Savior who will destroy a curse placed on the land; A curse that has trapped famous fairy tale characters in our world.
4. Fixer Upper
Spunky and lovable couple, Chip and Joanna Gaines, use their talent in construction and passion for unique design to create their clients dream home. For those who have already seen this show and can’t get enough— Season two is up!
5. Tiny House Hunters
This show proves that the best things can come in small packages. Follow home seekers across the country as they look to downsize to some seriously small spaces.
6. Tiny House Builders
Started Tiny House Hunters and want more? Look no further! Tiny House Builders offers the same little luxury in spaces that have been crafted uniquely for their clients.
Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are enlisted by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, wight he help of her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world. A must-see for all you “Despicable Me” lovers.
8. A League of Their Own
An “Oldie but Goodie.” This 1992 comedy-drama film tells the fictionalized story of a real-life All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. In other words, watch this if you like any of the following: Baseball, Girl Power, and/or Tom Hanks.
9. The Princess Bride
A classic! Robin Wright and Cary Elwes star in this fairytale adventure about a beautiful princess and gallant hero who rescues her from an evil villain. This, however, is no ordinary fantasy romance! Prepare for more than a few good laughs and ridiculously quotable lines.
Stanley Yelnats IV, heritor of generations of bad luck, is mistakenly accused of stealing a pair of cleats from a major league baseball player. Can he clear his name and lift his families curse all while spending his days at the less than welcoming Camp Green Lake?