Searching for something to watch on Netflix can sometimes feel like an endless task, mostly because the streaming giant offers so much content over so many categories.
Occasionally you may feel like you know exactly what you want to watch, but then you notice something else you want to watch more, and then another movie or TV show pops up you didn't know was available, and you end up falling further and further down the Netflix rabbit-hole.
If you are one of those people who just really struggles with finding something good to watch, then worry no more. We here at PopCulture.com have put together a list of the best movies and TV series that area available in each basic genre that Netflix offers.
Scroll down to see the list and get ready to queue up some great content!
Kill Bill: Volumes One & Two
Starring: Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Vivica A. Fox, Michael Madsen, Daryl Hannah, David Carradine, Sonny Chiba, Julie Dreyfus, Chiaki Kuriyama, Gordon Liu, Michael Parks and Gordon Liu.
The Kill Bill films tell the story of a sword-wielding Bride with nothing but vengeance on her mind. You can watch both volumes of this bloody and brutal saga right now on Netflix.prevnext
Starring: Seth Rogen, James Franco, Lizzy Caplan and Randall Park
The Interview is a 2014 comedy that was tragically overshadowed by controversy when the nature of its story became the center of global political backlash. Even still, the film packs tons of laughs and is fully worth a watch.prevnext
Starring: Sam Rockwell, Robin Chalk, Dominique McElligott, Kaya Scodelario, Benedict Wong, Matt Berry and Malcolm Stewart
Sam Rockwell has long been considered an actor with tremendous talent, but it was her performance in Moon that proved he was capable of more than anyone previously though.
Moon is currently available to stream on Netflix.prevnext
To All The Boys I've Loved Before
Starring: Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, Janel Parrish, Anna Cathcart, Madeleine Arthur, Emilija Baranac, Israel Broussard and John Corbett.
This Netflix Original film is a based a 2014 best-selling novel of the same name by Jenny Han, and is about high-school girl who finds her (love) life in chaos when a secret love letter she wrote ends up being mailed to all five of her crushes.prevnext
Starring: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Ron Livingston, Lili Taylor and Joey King.
The Conjuring is not your run-of-the-mill possession-horror film, as it somehow manages to avoid all the pitfalls that usually accompany the genre and draws you in with brilliant direction and compelling performances.
Hide under a blanket and queue up this fright-fest on Netflix tonight.prevnext
Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, Sean Gunn, Sylvester Stallone and Kurt Russell
If you're in the mood for something a little more "out of this world," Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is the perfect option.
It's got aliens, and space battles, and a talking trash pand... er... raccoon. Plus, it is currently available to stream on Netflix.prevnext
FYRE: The Greatest Party That Never Happened
In 2017, the world was deeply captivated by the fiasco that was Fyre Festival, a music festival that was supposed to be a major event on a remote island. However, it ended up being quite possibly the biggest concert fail of all-time.
This Netflix-distributed documentary details the whole event from beginning to end and features some bizarre revelations.prevnext
Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Michael Biehn, Linda Hamilton, Paul Winfield and Lance Henriksen.
When it comes to classic action films, it doesn't get much better than The Terminator. With plenty of hard-hitting sequences and gun fights aplenty, this is one iconic film from years past that Netflix users should absolutely queue up.prevnext
Children & Family
Beauty and the Beast
Starring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Audra McDonald, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Ian McKellen and Emma Thompson
This remake of the 1991 Disney film of the same name more than lives up to the legacy of its predecessor.
With something to offer everyone, Beauty and the Beast is one of the best family films available now on Netflix.prevnext
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Starring: Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Mark Ruffalo, Elijah Wood and Tom Wilkinson.
Falling into a genre not populated by too many films, Eternal Sunshine is defined as a sci-fi rom-com, but its quirky story becomes something so much more as it turns into a painful tale of ill-begotten and long-forsaken love. Somehow, though, there is still a happy ending to be had.prevnext
Starring: Sharlto Copley, Jason Cope, David James, Vanessa Haywood, Mandla Gadukam Kenneth Nkosi, Eugene Khumbanyiwa, Louis Minnaar and William Allen Young.
A co-production between South Africa, New Zealand, and the United States, this found footage-style sci-fi flick stars Copley as Wikus van de Merwe, "a mild-mannered, bumbling bureaucrat at the MNU Department of Alien Affairs, who becomes infected with an alien fluid, slowly turning him into" an alien creature.prevnext
Music & Musical
Starring: Joshua Sasse, Timothy Omundson, Vinnie Jones, Mallory Jansen, Karen David and Luke Youngblood
Galavant was a hilarious and underrated musical series on ABC that was created by Dan Fogelman, who also created the beloved series This Is Us.
It only lasted for two seasons, but luckily both of them are available to stream on Netflix.prevnext
Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson, Mark Wahlberg, Martin Sheen, Ray Winstone, Vera Farmiga, Anthony Anderson and Alec Baldwin.
Easily one of the greatest crime thrillers of all-time, The Departed is a 2006 remake of the 2002 Hong Kong film Infernal Affair. It grossed nearly $300 million at the global box office, and took home Oscars for Best Picture, Best Director (Martin Scorsese), Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Film Editing at the 79th Academy Awards.prevnext
Starring: Richard Armitage, James Callis, Graham McTavish, Alejandra Reynoso, Tony Amendola, Matt Frewer, and Emily Swallow
Based on the classic video game series of the same same, Castlevania is easily one of the best anime-adaptations around today, and it is exclusive to Netflix.prevnext
Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Toni Collette, Zawe Ashton, Tom Sturridge, Natalia Dyer, Daveed Diggs, Billy Magnussen and John Malkovich.
Written and directed by Dan Gilroy (Nightcrawler, Roman J. Israel, Esq.), this satirical supernatural horror film about a Miami Beach art critic who finds himself falling down a hole of terror and death is one of the most unique and original films Netlfix has ever put out.prevnext
Better Call Saul
Starring: Bob Odenkirk, Jonathan Banks, Rhea Seehorn, Patrick Fabian, Michael Mando, Michael McKean and Giancarlo Esposito3comments
This prequel series to Breaking Bad first debuted in 2015 and has quickly become a fan-favorite.
The first three seasons are currently streaming on Netflix, with Season 4 scheduled to air sometime this year on AMC.prev