Netflix has replaced most forms of conventional media, as more people divulge in the experience of smooth streaming and viewing their favorite shows and movies at any time. Family time has taken a new normal as families get together and put on their favorite film on Netflix. During this time, Netflix has taken a predominant role in the family lounges. For this, TCL has launched a specific mode on their remotes which allows families to directly access Netflix on their television screens. The following shows are recently the top streaming shows, which people across Pakistan are following religiously.
Project Power grips you in a rollercoaster ride. This movie is all about giving you the right hit of adrenaline, with witty dialogues, and an action-packed plot. Released on 14th August 2020, it is a superhero film, shot by the director duo that brought us the Paranormal Activities series. The cast of the movie is equally, if not more exciting, with Jamie Foxx, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Dominique Flashback. The two-hour film plays on a group fighting against drugs, specifically a pill that gives people superpowers for a couple of minutes. Exciting, enthralling, and a cliff hanger, this movie is a must-watch for everyone who gets a kick from fun, action-packed films.
This inspiring true story follows the riveting story of a female aviator, Gunjan Saxena, who became the first Indian combat pilot in the Kargil War of 1999. Her bravery and valor are given tribute to in this film, released on August 12, 2020, in which the actress, Janhvi Kapoor plays the role of the air veteran. The movie revolves around her struggles of being a woman in the workforce, but also the undying effort and bravery she showed for the Indian soldiers when they were wounded. This film is an enigma of the strength and power of women, and their untested dedication and loyalty to their nation.
There is no home in Pakistan where Ertugral is not watched daily. The Turkish drama is centred around the true history of the Ottoman empire int the 13th Century. A mix of history, drama, action, and a stellar storyline, people can’t stop watching this show once they have started. The show is much loved here perhaps because it gives Pakistanis the perfect gateway to educate themselves on the history of the Islamic empire in an engaging and inspiring way. Full of twists, excitement, and drama, this show is evident enough that our history is quite exciting.
Raat Akeli Hai is another mastermind of the Indian cinema. The cast of this film has a lot of hype in the Netflix arena, given their unforgettable roles in past projects. These are, no doubt, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Radhika Apte. The film is a psychological thriller intertwined with a murder mystery, which completely sucks in its audience right into the drama and action. The power dynamic of the two actors always lives up to the high expectations of their audience, and never fails to take us for an intense ride.
It’s no surprise that Baby Driver has made it big on Netflix. With Ansel Elgort’s enigmatic performance as a deaf, yet bold rider, who makes shady deliveries, this movie is all about the car stunts and Elgort’s cool yet rash attitude. With an intense plotline and wrongful framing of Elgort, he takes extreme measures, which makes this film the perfect action-comedy, with one of the best soundtracks.
So with these amazing titles streaming on Netflix right now, grab your binge-watching snacks and prepare yourself to get sucked into these exciting films and shows.