50 Best Critically Acclaimed Movies on Netflix Italy

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Last updated: 2019-05-25

Looking for what to watch on Netflix? If you follow critic ratings more than others, here's a list of 50 best critically acclaimed movies on Netflix Italy streaming right now.

Pan’s Labyrinth


Pan's Labyrinth 2006

Genre:   Drama, Fantasy, War

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2006

Director(s):   Guillermo del Toro

Young Ofelia meets a mythical faun who claims she is destined to become princess of the Underworld. But first she must carry out three perilous tasks.

Actor(s):   Alex Angulo, Ariadna Gil, Cesar Bea, Doug Jones, Ivana Baquero, Manolo Solo, Maribel Verdu, Roger Casamajor, Sergi Lopez

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All About Eve


All About Eve 1950

Genre:   Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1950

Director(s):   Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Bette Davis plays an aging Broadway diva who employs a starstruck fan as her assistant, only to learn that the woman is a conniving upstart.

Actor(s):   Anne Baxter, Barbara Bates, Bette Davis, Celeste Holm, Gary Merrill, George Sanders, Gregory Ratoff, Hugh Marlowe, Marilyn Monroe, Thelma Ritter, Walter Hampden

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Psycho


Psycho 1960

Genre:   Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1960

Director(s):   Alfred Hitchcock

When a larcenous real estate clerk goes on the lam with a wad of cash and hopes of starting a new life, she ends up at the notorious Bates Motel.

Actor(s):   Anthony Perkins, Frank Albertson, Janet Leigh, John Gavin, John McIntire, Martin Balsam, Simon Oakland, Vera Miles

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ROMA


ROMA 2018

Genre:   Drama

Available From:   2018-12-14

Year:   2018

Director(s):   Alfonso Cuaron

Director Alfonso Cuaron delivers a vivid, emotional portrait of domestic life and social hierarchy set against Mexico's political turmoil of the 1970s.

Actor(s):   Carlos Peralta, Diego Cortina Autrey, Marina de Tavira, Yalitza Aparicio

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Mean Streets


Mean Streets 1973

Genre:   Crime, Drama, Thriller

Available From:   2016-11-02

Year:   1973

Director(s):   Martin Scorsese

In director Martin Scorsese's look at New York City's Little Italy, a small-time hood aspires to work his way up the ranks of a local mob.

Actor(s):   Amy Robinson, Cesare Danova, David Proval, George Memmoli, Harvey Keitel, Richard Romanus, Robert De Niro, Victor Argo

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Manchester by the Sea


Manchester by the Sea 2016

Genre:   Drama

Available From:   2018-10-01

Year:   2016

Director(s):   Kenneth Lonergan

A guilt-ridden loner grapples with being named legal guardian of his 16-year-old nephew and returning to his hometown, which holds haunting memories.

Actor(s):   Anna Baryshnikov, C.J. Wilson, Casey Affleck, Gretchen Mol, Heather Burns, Josh Hamilton, Kyle Chandler, Lucas Hedges, Matthew Broderick, Michelle Williams, Tate Donovan

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12 Years a Slave


12 Years a Slave 2013

Genre:   Biography, Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2013

Director(s):   Steve McQueen

A freeborn black man is abducted from New York and sold into slavery in this historical drama based on the autobiography of Solomon Northup.

Actor(s):   Chiwetel Ejiofor, Dickie Gravois, Dwight Henry, Michael Fassbender

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WALL-E


WALL-E 2008

Genre:   Animation, Family

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2008

Director(s):   Andrew Stanton, Pete Docter

After humans destroy and evacuate the Earth, dutiful but lonely robot WALL-E cleans up the mess until the arrival of EVE, a female bio-probe.

Actor(s):   Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight

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The Social Network


The Social Network 2010

Genre:   Biography, Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2010

Director(s):   David Fincher

Director David Fincher's biographical drama chronicles the meteoric rise of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg from Harvard sophomore to Internet superstar.

Actor(s):   Andrew Garfield, Armie Hammer, Brenda Song, Bryan Barter, David Selby, Denise Grayson, Douglas Urbanski, Jesse Eisenberg, John Getz, Josh Pence, Justin Timberlake, Max Minghella, Rashida Jones, Rooney Mara

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Taxi Driver


Taxi Driver 1976

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1976

Director(s):   Martin Scorsese

While looking out for a misguided child prostitute, an unhinged cabbie descends into madness while grappling with society’s moral decline.

Actor(s):   Albert Brooks, Cybill Shepherd, Harvey Keitel, Jodie Foster, Leonard Harris, Martin Scorsese, Murray Moston, Peter Boyle, Richard Higgs, Robert De Niro, Steven Prince, Victor Argo

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