Netflix is one of the few online streaming platforms that has managed to maintain momentum with their newly released content. After rolling out highly engaging series like Wednesday, Trial by fire and others, the giant online streaming platform has now come up with more interesting titles like Class, Mission Majnu, Vadh and many others, that instantly struck a chord with the audience. High on suspense, thrill, action and mystery, these newly arrived movies and shows have secured the top spot on Netflix’s trending list. Scroll down to check out the complete list of trending new movies and shows on Netflix.
10 new must-watch movies & shows trending on Netflix right now: Class, Vadh, Raangi & more
The Indian adaptation of Netflix’s popular Spanish series Elite has arrived and already occupied the top spot in Netflix India’s trending titles. The plot of Class revolves around three middle-class students who join an elite high school (Hampton International) in Delhi. However, they end up facing new challenges from their classmates, who come from affluent families. But the real twist in the tale comes when these challenges, dark secrets and rumours lead to a murder.
2. True Beauty
True Beauty is an entertaining Korean drama that focuses on a high school girl who learns the art of make-up to overcome the bullying and discrimination she faces every day for her looks. An adaptation of a popular webtoon, True Beauty stars Hwang In-yeop, Moon Ka-young and Cha Eun-woo in significant roles.
3. Lockwood & Co.
Here’s another interesting drama that promises to keep you hooked to the screen till the very end. High on mystery, suspense and thrill, Netflix’s new series Lockwood & Co. follows two teenagers who team up with a psychically gifted girl to solve a complex riddle that would alter the course of human history. But to complete the task, they would need to overcome many obstacles. Will they succeed in their mission?
4. Physical: 100
Like reality shows? If yes, then here’s one that would keep you on the edge of your seat. As the title suggests, the Korean drama Physical: 100 features hundred healthy and fit contestants who go through a series of physical tasks to win the top prize (a massive cash reward).
5. Crash Course in Romance
Netflix’s new Korean drama Crash Course in Romance starring Jeon Do-yeon and Jung Kyung-ho revolves around a former handball player, who now runs a food store and a celebrity math instructor with an eating disorder. Brought together by the former’s adopted daughter, the series focuses on the bittersweet relationship between the two.
Jaspal Singh Sandhu and Rajiv Barnwal’s thriller Vadh starring Neena Gupta, Sanjay Mishra, Manav Vij and Saurabh Sachdeva, has been trending on Netflix since its arrival on the OTT platform. The movie revolves around a retired middle-class couple whose mundane life takes an unexpected twist when they get trapped in a murder case. With their son studying abroad, watch them overcome several hurdles to prove themselves innocent in the highly engaging drama.
7. An Action Hero
Known for his versatile on-screen performances, Ayushmann Khurrana plays a popular actor on the run in Anirudh Iyer’s movie An Action Hero. The plot of the movie revolves around a superstar whose life is upended after getting mired in a deadly accident while filming. A ghost from the past with a connection to the accident succeeds in tracking down the actor who’s forced to live in secrecy. What happens next is for you to find out.
8. Mission Majnu
Bollywood actor Sidharth Malhotra headlines filmmaker Shantanu Bagchi’s recently released espionage thriller Mission Majnu. The movie delves into the life of an undercover Indian spy living in Pakistan, who is assigned the task of tracking down the neighbouring country’s nuclear weapons program. Apart from Malhotra, Mission Majnu also stars Rashmika Mandanna, Sharib Hashmi and Kumud Mishra among others.
Given the rise of South movies in the recent past, filmmaker M. Saravanan’s movie Raangi starring Trisha is a good option to add to your binge-watch list. The movie focuses on an online channel reporter who tracks down a fake Facebook account of her niece being managed by a boy in Libya. However, the twist in the tale comes when the FBI gets involved and tries to use the reporter and her niece as bait to arrest Aalim.
10. True Spirit
In addition to all the high-octane action movies and thriller dramas, Netflix has also rolled out an interesting movie that will leave you motivated. Titled True Spirit, the movie revolves around an Australian teenager Jessica Watson (essayed by Teagan Croft) who overcomes a series of difficulties to fulfill her dream. Will she succeed in sailing across the world alone and without any stops?