The Best Movies on Netflix Instant

best of netflix instant movies

Below you can learn more about the very best out there on Netflix Instant.

It may seem strange, but it's actually harder than you think to find great movies on Netflix Instant to watch. There's a ton of great options, both well-known and hidden gems, but you may find you don't always stumble across them. Well, that's where we've got you covered.

You can add the movie directly to your Instant Queue (a Netflix login may be required if you aren't logged in) by just clicking the "add to instant queue" link next to the movie.

On this page you can find some new featured films as well as some of our staff picks!

Don't forget to check back if you can't find anything to watch, this page is updated consistently as new movies are added and subtracted.

 

The Best of Netflix Instant 


 

 

  New & Featured Picks

Add to Instant Queue | Blue Ruin
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 | Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
Add to Instant Queue | Nymphomaniac Vol. 1
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 | Nymphomaniac Vol. 2
Add to Instant Queue | You're Next
Add to Instant Queue | From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series
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 | The Nut Job
Add to Instant Queue | Great Expectations
Add to Instant Queue | Thanks for Sharing
Add to Instant Queue | Stage Fright
Add to Instant Queue | The Unknown Known
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| The Killing Season 4
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 | It Felt Like Love
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| Hide and Seek (2013)

  Best Of Netflix Instant

Add to Instant Queue | The Hunger Games
Add to Instant Queue | The Nightmare Before Christmas
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 | Forrest Gump
Add to Instant Queue | Departures
Add to Instant Queue | The Apartment
Add to Instant Queue | American Psycho
Add to Instant Queue | Double Indemnity
Add to Instant Queue | City of God
Add to Instant Queue | The Silence of the Lambs
Add to Instant Queue | The Graduate
 

  Best Television on Netflix Instant

Add to Instant Queue | The Returned
Add to Instant Queue | The Guild
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 | Doctor Who
Add to Instant Queue | Breaking Bad (Featured Review)
Add to Instant Queue | Orange is the New Black (Featured Review)
Add to Instant Queue | Sherlock
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 | Top Gear (UK)
Add to Instant Queue | Parks and Recreation (Featured Review)
Add to Instant Queue | House of Cards (Featured Review)
Add to Instant Queue | Top of the Lake
Add to Instant Queue | Coupling
Add to Instant Queue | Bates Motel (Featured Review)

More Television on Netflix Instant

 

  Writer's Picks | Lila Stanley

Add to Instant Queue | The Cider House Rules
Add to Instant Queue | Skyfall
Add to Instant Queue | Mud
Add to Instant Queue | Short Term 12
Add to Instant Queue | Fargo
Add to Instant Queue | Stuck in Love
Add to Instant Queue | Jack Reacher
Add to Instant Queue | Blue Valentine
 

  Writer's Picks | Ryan Oliver

Add to Instant Queue | Upstream Color
Add to Instant Queue | Bellflower
Add to Instant Queue | The House of the Devil
Add to Instant Queue | Only God Forgives
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 | Irreversible
Add to Instant Queue | Beyond the Black Rainbow
Add to Instant Queue | Trainspotting
Add to Instant Queue | The Usual Suspects
 

  Writer's Picks | Taylor Devorsky

Add to Instant Queue | Pulp Fiction
Add to Instant Queue | Reservoir Dogs
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 | Chasing Amy
Add to Instant Queue | Super
Add to Instant Queue | In Bruges
Add to Instant Queue | Kill Bill Vol. 1
Add to Instant Queue | Kill Bill Vol. 2
Add to Instant Queue | Bernie
 

  Writer's Picks | Jonathan Romo

Add to Instant Queue | The Cabin in the Woods
Add to Instant Queue | The Breakfast Club
Add to Instant Queue | Ghost
Add to Instant Queue | Who Framed Roger Rabbit
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 | Blackfish
Add to Instant Queue | The Fab Five
Add to Instant Queue | The Avengers
Add to Instant Queue | The Grey
Add to Instant Queue | Indie Game: The Movie
 

  Writer's Picks | Jenny Nulf

Add to Instant Queue | Sad Movie
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 | Midnight F.M.
Add to Instant Queue | Veer-Zaara
Add to Instant Queue | I Saw the Devil
Add to Instant Queue | The Host (2006)
Add to Instant Queue | Like Father, Like Son
Add to Instant Queue | ParaNorman
Add to Instant Queue | Big Bad Wolves
Add to Instant Queue | Sound of Noise
Add to Instant Queue | The Hunt
 

  Writer's Picks | Matt Grossenbach

Add to Instant Queue | End of Watch
Add to Instant Queue | Hoop Dreams
Add to Instant Queue | Rudy
Add to Instant Queue | Drinking Buddies
Add to Instant Queue | Prince Avalanche
Add to Instant Queue | Pain & Gain
Add to Instant Queue | Zodiac
Add to Instant Queue | World War Z
Add to Instant Queue | Don Jon
 

  Writer's Picks | Nitya Duran

Add to Instant Queue | The Intouchables
Add to Instant Queue | Glengarry Glen Ross
Add to Instant Queue | Kiss Me
Add to Instant Queue | New World
 

  Writer's Picks | Austin Bouse

Add to Instant Queue | Firefly
Add to Instant Queue | Ghostbusters
Add to Instant Queue | The Twilight Zone
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 | Battlestar Galactica
Add to Instant Queue | Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Add to Instant Queue | Breaking Bad
 

New to Instant Watch by Month

See More: August 2014

 

Add to Instant Queue | The Killing Season 4
Add to Instant Queue | Mad Max
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 | Rocky
Add to Instant Queue | Chaplin
Add to Instant Queue | Spice World
Add to Instant Queue | Sabrina
Add to Instant Queue | Red Dawn

 

See More: July 2014

 

Add to Instant Queue | 12 Angry Men
Add to Instant Queue | City of God
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 | Gandhi
Add to Instant Queue | The Hunt for Red October
Add to Instant Queue | The Karate Kid
Add to Instant Queue | Mean Girls

 

See More: June 2014

 

Add to Instant Queue | Sherlock Season 3
Add to Instant Queue | Apocalypse Now
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 | Carrie (1976)
Add to Instant Queue | Cold Mountain
Add to Instant Queue | Julia
Add to Instant Queue | Lady Vengeance
Add to Instant Queue | Oldboy (2003)
Add to Instant Queue | Mission: Impossible III
Add to Instant Queue | Orange is the New Black Season 2

 

See More: May 2014

 

Add to Instant Queue | Godzilla: King of the Monsters
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 | Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Add to Instant Queue | The City of Lost Children
Add to Instant Queue | Kill Bill Vol. 1
Add to Instant Queue | Gladiator
Add to Instant Queue | Ichi the Killer
Add to Instant Queue | Hook

 

See More: April 2014

 

Add to Instant Queue | Midnight F.M.
Add to Instant Queue | The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
Add to Instant Queue | Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Add to Instant Queue | The Graduate

 

See More: March 2014

 

Add to Instant Queue | The Silence of the Lambs
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 | Fright Night
Add to Instant Queue | Robin Hood: Men in Tights
Add to Instant Queue | The Blair Witch Project

 

Featured Picks by Genre

Action - More Action on Netflix Instant
 

Add to Instant Queue | 13 Assassins
Add to Instant Queue | In Bruges
Add to Instant Queue | Serenity
Add to Instant Queue | Trollhunter
Add to Instant Queue | Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels

 

Comedy - More Comedy on Netflix Instant

 

Add to Instant Queue | Robot & Frank
Add to Instant Queue | Chasing Amy
Add to Instant Queue | Clueless
Add to Instant Queue | Clue: The Movie
Add to Instant Queue | Charade

 

Drama - More Drama on Netflix Instant

 

Add to Instant Queue | The Hours
Add to Instant Queue | Biutiful
Add to Instant Queue | Bronson
Add to Instant Queue | Following
Add to Instant Queue | Departures

 

Horror - More Horror on Netflix Instant

 

Add to Instant Queue | The House of the Devil
Add to Instant Queue | Let the Right One In
Add to Instant Queue | Scream

 

Family & Animation - More Family & Animation on Netflix Instant

 

Add to Instant Queue | The Secret of Kells
Add to Instant Queue | Mulan
Add to Instant Queue | Courage the Cowardly Dog
Add to Instant Queue | James and the Giant Peach
Add to Instant Queue | Robin Hood

 

Documentary - More Documentaries on Netflix Instant

 

Add to Instant Queue | Cutie and the Boxer
Add to Instant Queue | Please Vote for Me
Add to Instant Queue | The Act of Killing
Add to Instant Queue | Bully
Add to Instant Queue | Blackfish