Netflix: the best movies to watch this weekend

Want to watch a good movie on Netflix? Here is a selection of five masterpieces currently available on the platform.

1 – Shrek 4: there was an end

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Having returned to his home with wife and children, Shrek should be happy. But he’s bored. No one fears him anymore. During his children’s birthday party, tensions build up for the ogre. The three little pigs devour the cake. Shrek breaks down and ends up getting terribly angry. Walking away, he meets Tracassin, a wizard who offers him a pact. Against a signature on a contract, he offers him the possibility of becoming a real ogre again. Shrek accepts… and wakes up in a world where no one knows him anymore!

The opinion of Télé-Loisirs

The adventures of the green ogre remain earthy, but they are starting to run out of steam.

Where to watch:

Shrek 4: there was an end

2 – Alone

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Leïla, whose brother was paralyzed after a car accident, is a fighter, with a touchy character. Her life is turned upside down when, one morning, the teenager wakes up and discovers that she is alone: ​​no family, no neighbors, no one in the street, even her brother is no longer in the hospital, also deserted. After a few hours of wandering, she discovers two other teenagers, Terry and Camille, just as distraught.

The opinion of Télé-Loisirs

Under Hollywood influence, David Moreau directed an SF film with a naïve script and meticulous technique.

Where to watch:

Alone

Alone

Film (2017 – Belgium – France)

3 – Inglourious Basterds

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In 1940, in occupied France, Nazi Colonel Hans Landa, nicknamed the Hunter of Jews, decimated the whole family of young Shosanna Dreyfus, who fled to Paris and promised himself revenge. In parallel, the Allies let go in enemy territory a squad, the Bastards, made up of American Jews and led by Lieutenant Aldo Raine. Their mission is to terrorize and murder as many Nazis as possible.

The opinion of Télé-Loisirs

Quentin Tarantino rewrites history with fury and inventiveness in a wacky film. Brilliant!

Where to watch:

Inglourious Basterds

4 – The Saint-Paul watchmaker

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In Lyon, in the Saint-Paul district, watchmaker Michel Descombes has been raising his son, Bernard, alone since the death of his wife. But the young man is one day accused of the murder of a security guard. Learning that he has fled in the company of a young girl, Michel sees his world crumble. Commissioner Guilboud, in charge of the investigation, takes a liking to Michel, who wants to understand his son’s gesture.

The opinion of Télé-Loisirs

An impressive mastery, a first feature film which marks the meeting of Bertrand Tavernier and Philippe Noiret.

Where to watch:

The watchmaker of Saint-Paul

5 – Our neighbors, the men

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Turtle Verne, Skunk Stella, Squirrel Zamy and all their buddies are emerging from their hibernation. They have only one idea in mind: to build up large reserves of food as quickly as possible for next winter, which promises to be particularly harsh. But Verne, Stella and Zamy notice with dismay that a residential area now adjoins the woods. Riton, a clever raccoon, tells them that this is excellent news: humans consume a lot and have the annoying habit of throwing food away!

The opinion of Télé-Loisirs

More than the slightly simplistic ecological message, it is the frenzied rhythm and the succession of gags that seduce.

Where to watch:

Our neighbors, the men

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