Netflix has been putting more and more emphasis on its original productions for the past few years. For the month of September, the streaming giant will be releasing new content to its enormous collection of TV shows and movies that have subscribers excited and impatient.
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic halting TV and film productions across the globe, Netflix has been consistently putting out new content for months now. Stay at home orders and the video streaming service’s updated videos library, gained the service millions of new subscribers during the pandemic. We have a list of top five originals coming to the platform in September.
The Top 5 Netflix Originals in September
Here are our picks for the top 5 original productions coming to the streaming service in September, along with their trailers. You will definitely want to mark your calendar for some of these upcoming shows and films.
I’m Thinking of Ending Things
I’m Thinking of Ending Things is a psychological horror film written, directed, and produced by Oscar-winning Charlie Kaufman. The film follows a young man who takes his girlfriend to see his parents on a remote farm and the disturbing aftermath that follows. This film will be available for users on September 4th.
The Social Dilemma
The Social Dilemma, Directed by Orlowski, details how profit-minded social media companies manipulate their users and contribute to conspiracy theories and mental health issues. The documentary, which premieres on September 9, promises an in-depth look at how social media platforms and algorithms manipulate individuals and contribute to issues such as viral conspiracy theories, teenage mental health issues, rampant misinformation, and political polarization.
The Devil All The Time
The Devil All The Time, based on the 2011 novel by Donald Ray Pollock, is set in post-World War II southern Ohio and West Virginia and follows a group of troubled people as their lives intertwine will premiere on September 16th.
From acclaimed director Antonio Campos, the movie also includes a star-studded cast made up of Tom Holland, Robert Pattinson, Haley Bennett, Bill Skarsgård, Riley Keough, Sebastian Stan, and more.
From the creative mind behind American Horror Story, Ratched is a nine-episode drama series that centers around the sinister character of Nurse Mildred Ratched, one of cinema’s most memorable villains in 1975 movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. Ratched will be available for users on September 18th.
Netflix says that Ratched is an “origin story” or, in other words, explains how Mildred Ratched became the misanthropic force she did in the Jack Nicholson-starring movie One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.
Stranger Things star Millie Bobby Brown stars as Enola Holmes in this movie based on the novel of the same name by Nancy Springer. Enola is the younger sister of Sherlock Holmes (played by Henry Cavill) and a detective in her own right. Enola Holmes will premier on September 23rd.
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