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16 Of The Best Movies On Irish Netflix Right Now

16 Of The Best Movies On Irish Netflix Right Now

Even though we have a lot more spare time on our hands at the moment, picking a decent film to watch is still hard. That's why we have compiled this list of the best movies on Irish Netflix right now.

We have picked out 15 of the most entertaining flicks on the streaming site, with a bit of something for everybody.

The Best Movies On Irish Netflix

The Irishman

Year: 2019

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Cast: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci.

Plot:

Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci star in Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman, an epic saga of organised crime in post-war America told through the eyes of World War II veteran Frank Sheeran, a hustler and hitman who worked alongside some of the most notorious figures of the 20th century.

Rating: 95% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Marriage Story

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Year: 2019

Cast: Adam Driver, Scarlett Johansson, Alan Alda.

Plot:

An incisive and compassionate portrait of a marriage breaking up and a family staying together. From Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Noah Baumbach and starring Scarlett Johansson, Adam Driver, Laura Dern, Alan Alda and Ray Liotta.

Rating: 95% (Rotten Tomatoes)

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The Town

Year: 2010

Cast: Ben Affleck, Rebecca Hall, Jon Hamm.

Plot:

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A longtime thief, planning his next job, tries to balance his feelings for a bank manager connected to an earlier heist, and a hell-bent F.B.I Agent looking to bring him and his crew down. (IMDB)

Rating: 93% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Uncut Gems

Year: 2019

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Cast: Adam Sandler, Julia Fox, Idina Menzel.

Plot: 

With his debts mounting and angry collectors closing in, a fast-talking New York jeweller risks everything in hopes of staying afloat and alive. (IMDB)

Rating: 92% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Shutter Island

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Year: 2010

Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Emily Mortimer, Mark Ruffalo.

Plot:

Shutter Island is the story of two U.S. marshals, Teddy Daniels and Chuck Aule, who are summoned to a remote and barren island off the coast of Massachusetts to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a murderess from the islands fortress-like hospital for the criminally insane.

Rating: 68% (Rotten Tomatoes)

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Moneyball

Year: 2011

Cast: Brad Pitt, Robin Wright, Jonah Hill.

Plot:

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The story of Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to put together a baseball club on a budget by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players.

Rating: 94% (Rotten Tomatoes)

A Quiet Place

Year: 2018

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Cast: Emily Blunt, John Krasinski, Millicent Simmonds.

Plot:

Those who have survived live by one rule: never make a sound.

Rating: 95% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Fury

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Year: 2014

Cast: Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, Jon Bernthal, Michael Pena

Plot: 

Wardaddy, along with his crew of five members, embarks on a mission that puts many lives in danger. The crew members realise that the odds are against them, but still decide to attack the Nazi army. (Google)

Rating: 76% (Rotten Tomatoes)

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The Truman Show

Year: 1998

Cast: Jim Carrey, Laura Linney, Noah Emmerich, Ed Harris

Plot: 

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An insurance salesman is oblivious of the fact that his entire life is a TV show and his family members are mere actors. As he starts noticing things and uncovers the truth, he decides to escape. (Google)

Rating: 95% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Prisoners

Year: 2013

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Cast: Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis.

Plot: 

When the police take time to find Keller Dover's daughter and her friend, he decides to go on a search himself. His desperation leads him closer to finding the truth and also jeopardises his own life. (Google)

Rating: 80% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Supersonic

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Year: 2016

Cast: Paul Arthurs, Christine Biller, Mark Coyle.

Plot: 

A revealing look at the meteoric rise of seminal '90s rock band Oasis, weaving never-before-seen concert footage with candid interviews and a firsthand account of the backstage sibling rivalry that threatened to destroy the band. (Google)

Rating: 84% (Rotten Tomatoes)

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Cardboard Gangsters

Year: 2017

Cast: John Connors, Fionn Walton, Kierston Wareing.

Plot: 

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A group of young Dubliners try to take over the drug trade in Darndale, chasing money, power and sex. One of the best Irish films of recent years. (Google)

Rating: 94% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Groundhog Day

Year: 1993

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Cast: Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Chris Elliott.

Plot: 

Phil, a self-centred weatherman, goes to the town of Punxsutawney for an assignment. He is later shocked when he wakes up the next morning and realises that he is reliving the same day over and over. (Google)

Rating: 96% (Rotten Tomatoes)

Schindler's List

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Year: 1994

Cast: Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Kingsley

Plot: 

Oskar Schindler, a German industrialist and member of the Nazi party, tries to save his Jewish employees after witnessing the persecution of Jews in Poland. (Google)

Rating: 97% (Rotten Tomatoes)

BlackKklansman

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Year: 2018

Cast: John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier

Plot: 

Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, attempts to infiltrate his local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish surrogate who eventually becomes its leader. Based on actual events. (IMDB)

Rating: 96% (Rotten Tomatoes)

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The Peanut Butter Falcon

Year: 2019

Cast: Shia LaBeouf, Dakota Johnson, Zack Gottsagen

Plot:

After running away from a residential nursing home to pursue his dream of becoming a pro wrestler, a man who has Down syndrome befriends an outlaw who becomes his coach and ally. (Google)

Rating: 95% (Rotten Tomatoes)

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