Best 2022 Movies to Watch on Netflix
Netflix has been the leader of streaming platforms since the beginning and for good reason. There is a wide variety of movies available on Netflix from all around the word. The best movies on Netflix can be difficult to find sometimes, after all, there are a lot of movies to choose from. It becomes overwhelming when trying to decide what to watch next. Don’t waste your time scrolling through the movie titles, hoping to find the perfect film to watch. Instead, take a look at our curated list of Best 2022 movies streaming on Netflix. From the biggest blockbusters to the most heartwarming family movies, from intense dramas and rib-tickling comedies to the best international films, there’s something for everyone, no matter your taste in films.
Here are the best movies released in 2022 to watch on Netflix right now (arranged alphabetically.)
Last Updated on December 23, 2022
All Quiet on the Western Front
What is a soldier without war?Plot:
Paul Baumer and his friends Albert and Muller, egged on by romantic dreams of heroism, voluntarily enlist in the German army. Full of excitement and patriotic fervour, the boys enthusiastically march into a war they believe in. But once on the Western Front, they discover the soul-destroying horror of World War I.
Hours after the tragic death of their youngest brother in unexplained circumstances, three siblings have their lives thrown into chaos.
BARDO, False Chronicle of a Handful of Truths
Experience a state of mind.Plot:
Silverio, a renowned Mexican journalist and documentary filmmaker living in Los Angeles, who, after being named the recipient of a prestigious international award, is compelled to return to his native country, unaware that this simple trip will push him to an existential limit.
The end of the line is just the beginning.Plot:
Unlucky assassin Ladybug is determined to do his job peacefully after one too many gigs gone off the rails. Fate, however, may have other plans, as Ladybug’s latest mission puts him on a collision course with lethal adversaries from around the globe—all with connected, yet conflicting, objectives—on the world’s fastest train.
Emily the Criminal
Emily, who is saddled with student debt and locked out of the job market due to a minor criminal record, gets involved in a credit card scam that pulls her into the criminal underworld of Los Angeles, ultimately leading to deadly consequences.
An historical account of the Palestinian Nakba (catastrophe).Plot:
Palestine, 1948. After the withdrawal of the British occupiers, tensions rise between Arabs and Jews. Meanwhile, Farha, the smart daughter of the mayor of a small village, unaware of the coming tragedy, dreams of going to study in the big city.
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery
World-famous detective Benoit Blanc heads to Greece to peel back the layers of a mystery surrounding a tech billionaire and his eclectic crew of friends.
God’s Crooked Lines
Alice Gould, a private investigator, pretends to be mentally ill in order to enter a psychiatric hospital and gather evidence for the case she is working on: the death of a patient in unclear circumstances.
Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio
Love will give you life.Plot:
During the rise of fascism in Mussolini’s Italy, a wooden boy brought magically to life struggles to live up to his father’s expectations.
Are you obsessed with this game?Plot:
After discovering a once-in-a-lifetime player with a rocky past abroad, a down on his luck basketball scout takes it upon himself to bring the phenom to the States without his team’s approval. Against the odds, they have one final shot to prove they have what it takes to make it in the NBA.
Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical
Meet the exception to the rules.Plot:
An extraordinary young girl discovers her superpower and summons the remarkable courage, against all odds, to help others change their stories, whilst also taking charge of her own destiny. Standing up for what’s right, she’s met with miraculous results.
Rise, Roar, Revolt.Plot:
A fictional history of two legendary revolutionaries’ journey away from home before they began fighting for their country in the 1920s.
The Adam Project
Past meets future.Plot:
After accidentally crash-landing in 2022, time-traveling fighter pilot Adam Reed teams up with his 12-year-old self on a mission to save the future.
The Good Nurse
Based on the unthinkable true story.Plot:
Suspicious that her colleague is responsible for a series of mysterious patient deaths, a nurse risks her own life to uncover the truth in this gripping thriller based on true events.
The Sea Beast
Hit the high seas.Plot:
The life of a legendary sea monster hunter is turned upside down when a young girl stows away on his ship.
From war-torn Syria to the 2016 Rio Olympics, two young sisters embark on a risky voyage, putting their hearts and their swimming skills to heroic use.
Where the Crawdads Sing
Secrets are buried just beneath the surface.Plot:
Abandoned by her family, Kya raises herself all alone in the marshes outside of her small town. When her former boyfriend is found dead, Kya is instantly branded by the local townspeople and law enforcement as the prime suspect for his murder.
You can’t hear it if it’s everywhere.Plot:
Jack Gladney, professor of Hitler studies at The-College-on-the-Hill, husband to Babette, and father to four children/stepchildren, is torn asunder by a chemical spill from a rail car that releases an “Airborne Toxic Event”, forcing Jack to confront his biggest fear – his own mortality.