For many people, the weekend is an ideal time to relax on the couch and watch a movie, for example on Netflix, after a busy school or work week. These three films were very popular on the streaming service this weekend.
Locked In (2023)
Direction: Nour Wazzi | Cast: Rose Williams, Famke Janssen, Alex Hassell, and others | Look immediately
Newlywed Lina gets into trouble with her annoying, icy mother-in-law Katherine. An affair within the family leads Lina on a journey of rivalry, infidelity, betrayal and murder – and a plot to overthrow herself. As a result, Lina soon no longer knows who she can and cannot trust.
Direction: Mélanie Laurent | Cast: Mélanie Laurent, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Manon Bresch, and others | Look immediately
Carole and Alex are not only partners in crime, but also best friends. Tired of running, the thieves decide to stop, but not before completing one last – and apparently easy – job. They work together with a temperamental new driver. However, things soon get completely out of hand.
Pain Hustlers (2023)
Direction: David Yates | Cast: Emily Blunt, Chris Evans, Andy Garcia, and others | Look immediately
Liza Drake, a desperate single mother, lands a job at a pharmaceutical startup. She is assigned to sell the pain medication that the company produces to doctors. She does this together with her colleague Pete Brenner, who is willing to do anything to earn a lot of money. However, she does not realize that she is part of a dangerous extortion scheme.