What’s to watch on Netflix?

  • 02 Sep - 08 Sep, 2023
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A new month looms on the horizon which means lots of new movies coming to Netflix! Here are our top picks of the best and most anticipated new movies that are due to hit your screen in Pakistan this month.

A Day and a Half
It’s Coming to Netflix: September 1st
It is a Swedish drama thriller. The film is directed by Fares Fares (Westworld, Chernobyl), who is making his directorial debut and stars as one of the lead actors. The film will also feature Alexej Manvelov (Chernobyl, Top Dog) and Alma Pöysti (Tove, Fallen leaves) in the lead roles. In the movie to reunite with his daughter, Artan (Alexej Manvelov) takes his ex-wife Louise (Alma Pöysti) hostage and embarks on a thrilling and emotion-charged road trip with her and police officer Lukas (Fares Fares). The journey takes them through rural Sweden during a hot summer, all while having police on their heels.

Love Again
Coming to Netflix: September 2nd
It is written and directed by James C. Strouse, who worked with Netflix in 2017 with the release of The Incredible Jessica James but is also known for Grace is Gone, The Hollars, and People Places Things. In it a young woman tries to ease the pain of her fiancé's death by sending romantic texts to his old cell phone number, and forms a connection with the man the number has been reassigned to.

Predators (Netflix Documentary)
Coming to Netflix: September 6th
Experience life through the eyes of cheetahs, polar bears and more of the planet's most powerful hunters as they fight against the odds to survive.

Virgin River, Season 5
Coming to Netflix: September 7th
On August 9, Netflix dropped the first trailer for the fifth season of Virgin River. The accompanying summary read: "Mel adjusts to a different pace of life, Jack works to grow his business, and the town faces new threats as secrets begin to surface in Virgin River." The trailer also shows the town fighting a wildfire. Season 5 of Virgin River will follow in season 4's footsteps and boast 12 episodes, rather than the 10 episodes of seasons one through three.