Four good movies and series to spend the weekend


Dunkirk (Netflix)


Defined by critics as one of the best films of 2017, and perhaps one of the best directed by Christopher Nolan, “Dunkirk” came to Netflix for the enjoyment of all those who consume war movies, especially set during World War II.

“May 1940. Soldiers and civilians fight by air, sea and land to evacuate the British army and its allies from Dunkirk. They are the last hope of Europe ”affirms the description of the film.

The film has the participation of Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn-Carney, Jack Lowden, Tom Hardy, Harry Styles (yes, the musician) and a great cast.

A recommendation: if you are going to see it, have everything to have a good image and sound, because it is worth it.


The Revolution (Netflix)


An interesting proposal that mixes a period drama with terror and political issues, to take us back some centuries in “The Revolution”.

In this reversal of history, an enigmatic disease ravages 18th century France and it causes a brutal confrontation between the rebels and the aristocracy ”, explains the synopsis of the Netflix premiere.

The first season of this series created by Aurélien Molas It consists of eight episodes, which last between 40 and 50 minutes.

Starring Amir El Kacem, Marilou Aussilloux and Lionel Erdogan (among others), brings an attractive proposal mixing a historical event with some supernatural elements, which will give an unexpected turn to the production.


The black box (Amazon)


Mix of science fiction and horror, this film directed by Emmanuel Osei-Kuffour promises a good time of entertainment, lasting one hour and forty minutes.

“After losing his memory and his wife in a crash, a widowed father undergoes an experimental treatment that makes him question his own identity ”, reads the synopsis.

It is starring Mamoudou Athie, Phylicia Rashad y Amanda Christine.

An interesting fact: “Black Box” is from the same producers as “Get Out”, a highly praised film of the same genre.


The Last Tycoon (Amazon)


This time, we select one of the many exclusive Amazon series, but it has a great score from users and critical praise.

Sony Pictures Television and Amazon Studios present The Last Tycoon, “A drama series based on the last unfinished novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald”, reads the description of the platform.

He is the “first Hollywood prodigy executive” during the 1930s, named Monroe Stahr, and a power struggle with studio boss Pat Brady.

It consists of 9 episodes of between 50 and 60 minutes long, and has only one season, released in 2017.


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