After a very successful year – and despite growing competition from Disney + – Netflix is now giving its subscribers a foretaste of the best exclusive film and series highlights in 2021. GIGA tells you what you can look forward to in the coming months.
New series and films on Netflix: subscribers can look forward to 2021
Although Netflix has to assert itself against two new competitors with Apple TV + and Disney +, last year was a complete success for the streaming service – a quick look at the company's share price proves this. In order to expand this further, Netflix has some top-class players in store again in 2021.
The users of the streaming service 2021 can look forward to the following 27 exclusive film and series highlights:
The African American Nat Love tries to round up his former gang to take revenge on his parents' murderers.
In Thunder Force, Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer slip into the role of two slightly different superheroes. Not much is known about the action comedy right now.
With Bruised, Halle Berry is making her debut as director of her own film. The disgraced MMA fighter Jackie Justice has to prepare for her fight against a rising star in the MMA sky, but at the same time she also has to struggle with family problems.
Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical drama is all about an aspiring composer who suddenly finds himself in a midlife crisis and questions his entire work.
With The Kissing Booth 3, the romantic teen comedy finds its brilliant conclusion this year.
And the “To All the Boys” series will also reach its grand finale this year. Lara prepares for high school graduation and faces some tough decisions.
The Woman in the Window should actually be in German cinemas in 2020. Corona has thwarted this plan. The mystery thriller with Anthony Mackie and Amy Adams will now appear on Netflix in the first half of 2021. The film is about Anna Fox, a single child psychologist who suffers from agoraphobia and has not left the house since.
Chris Hemsworth, Jurnee Smollett and Miles Teller star in Escape from Spiderhead. In the film, two prisoners want to shorten their sentences by acting as guinea pigs for a new type of drug.
The American comedy Yes Day is based on a children's book of the same name and is due to appear on Netflix on March 12, 2021. In the film, the parents Allison and Carlos decide to fulfill their children's every wish for 24 hours. It was actually to be expected that things would not go quite as planned.
Aquaman actor Jason Momoa takes revenge on his wife's murderers in Sweet Girl. However, he has to be careful not to put his daughter in danger.
What better time to raid than a zombie apocalypse? Army of the Dead is about a group of mercenaries who try to raid a casino in Las Vegas during a zombie outbreak.
Outside the Wire appeared on Netflix on January 15, 2021. The science fiction film is about a drone pilot who has to work with an android to find a powerful weapon in enemy territory.
Greetings from the hidden camera! In Bad Trip, the road trip of the two comedians Eric André and Lil Rel Howery is “documented”, who drive from Florida to New York in the stolen car of a gangster.
Much information about O2 is not yet available. We only know that the film is a survival thriller in which Mélanie Laurent takes the lead role.
Jean-Claude Van Damme stars in the action comedy by David Charhon.
The action thriller Kate will also appear on Netflix this year and is about a killer who was poisoned and only has 24 hours to live. During this time, she seeks revenge on the streets of Tokyo.
The horror film Fear Street is loosely based on the eponymous youth book series, which also had great success in Germany. Overall, Netflix is said to have planned 3 films – another one is to appear every month.
When a chauffeur wants to drive two young ladies from Los Angeles to the next party, he experiences his blue miracle. Because the two ladies have a dark secret.
When a successful film producer comes home with his girlfriend after a premiere, the evening takes an unexpected turn that puts their relationship to the test.
When a seventeen-year-old schoolboy is charged with murder, the world collapses for him.
On March 3, 2021, a comedy drama will be released with Moxie, which tells the story of a 16-year-old who rebels against the sexist and toxic status quo at her school.
On January 22nd, 2021, White Tiger, a drama, will be released that tells the story of Balram Halwai and his dark rise from a poor village child to a successful entrepreneur in India.
Double Dad appeared on Netflix on January 15th. In the Portuguese film, a young woman sets out to find her birth father.
In autumn 2021, Netflix dares to make Back to the Outback, an animated film that will follow in the footsteps of Madagascar. A group of Australian animals are planning a zoo breakout to take refuge in the vast wilderness of the outback.
In fact, almost nothing is known about “beauty” so far. At the moment we only know that it is a drama.
The action comedy starring Dwayne Johnson, Ryan Reynolds and Gal Gadot shows Interpol working with a con man. The goal: to catch an art thief who is sought after worldwide.
A meteorite is racing towards the earth and will destroy it in six months! But only two astronomers know about it, but they are not paid any attention. In order to educate the public about the impending danger, they go on a major media tour.
Netflix has also summarized its announcements in a trailer that is almost 3 minutes long. Here you get to see everything again in a nutshell!