If you are on the lookout for a streaming platform in Switzerland, Netflix Switzerland has many options that you can watch, regardless of your preference and has many movie titles from across the globe.
Given the number of options, finding what to watch can be very confusing. Below are our picks for the 15 best movies on Netflix Switzerland. This list encompasses a mixture of genres, lengths, release dates, and cast that will keep you hooked to the screen.
15 Best Netflix Movies in Switzerland.
1. The Drop
The Drop is a witty yet dark exploration of the Brooklyn crime scene and its lifestyle. Tom Hardy plays a bartender who works for a crime network and becomes tangled in a robbery that involves most people in his life.
2. Thunder Force
Set in modern-day Chicago, this is a mindless comedy for the days you need a laugh. That When a formula that gives superpowers to ordinary people is invented, two childhood best friends (Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer) reunite as an improbable crime-fighting superhero pair.
Seaspiracy is a documentary based on the impact of fishing on the environment across the globe. The film was directed by and starred Ali Tabrizi, a British filmmaker. Seeking to expose the fishing industry and the impending doom it will cause this documentary has been the talk of several countries since its release.
4. The Edge of Seventeen
This movie is an enjoyable teen comedy in which Nadine (Hailee Steinfeld), a high school junior, is experiencing the most anguish and awkwardness yet. Her self-discovery through her circle of family, friends, and evident lack of love interests is a relatable reflection of most people’s teenage life.
5. Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold
Based on the life of the iconic cultural spectator, Joan Didion, this movie provides a display of the thoughts and complexities in her mind. Her story ranges from being an author for Vogue to best-selling novels and spans across experiences most people cannot even fathom.
When a crew is recruited and sent to rekindle the Sun, the Earth’s hopes and future go with them. But on their journey, they lose contact with the land, and things start to go in every wrong way imaginable. In a time when only they can save the world, which will save them?
7. Under the Shadow
The story revolves around a woman, Shideh, and her daughter, Dorsa, during the Iran-Iraq war. As bombings cause tragedy on the ground, a far eviler spirit lurks in their home. The mother suspects that the building’s supernatural force is trying to possess her daughter and decides to confront them to save her kid.
8. A Ghost Story
With hardly any dialog, A Ghost Story is the tale of a recently departed man when he comes back as a ghost to his home trying to console his wife. He discovers that he is now stuck to watch as the one he knows and loves slowly starts to slip away from him.
Screenwriter Charlie Kaufman is hired to adapt Susan Orlean’s book “The Orchid Thief” into a movie. The book follows the story of an orchid hunter, John Laroche, whose passion forces Orlean to rethink the beauty of passion in her own life. Remaking this movie might not do either the protagonist or the orchids justice, as the director struggles with other personal problems in his life.
A feared military force, The Alliance, has captured the entire galaxy. They are now on the lookout and pursuit of two outlaws who have taken refuge in Serenity, a spaceship whose passengers comprise entirely of rebels from different parts of the universe.
11. Wind River
Cory Lambert is a wildlife official who finds the corpse of an 18-year-old girl on a reservation in Wyoming. The autopsy that follows reveals that she had been raped and causes an investigation to take place. FBI agent Jane Banner teams up with Lambert and soon discovers that even their lives are in danger.
12. The Ivory Game
Ivory is a celebrated symbol of wealth and status for the middle-class Chinese. This has caused poachers to slaughter African elephants in exponential numbers. To make this film, the makers went on a 16-month long mission to infiltrate and document the very roots of corruption and trade.
A defiant Saudi girl (Waad Mohammed) enters a school competition and takes on gender norms head first. Her hopes to win enough money to buy her bicycle and compete against her best friend make the movie all the more enjoyable.
A Spanish businessman is out on bail after being arrested for the murder of his girlfriend after he wakes up in a locked hotel room next to her corpse. He then hires a prestigious defense attorney who helps him piece together the story overnight in three hours.
15. Private Life
Based on the life of a couple trying to have a kid but can’t, this movie untangles the frustration and pain that comes with infertility. The couple, desperate to have a baby, begin to pursue other routes like adoption and IVF, which causes strain in their marriage.
This list is based on the latest shows available in Netflix Switzerland and is subject to change with upcoming additions and inclusions. The options are several and very similar to the ones offered in the surrounding countries. This list is just a starting point for the many great movies that are currently streaming. So, pick a movie that is available now and piques your curiosity, kicks back and enjoy over the next few hours!