Here is our top 10 of the best Netflix series! If you’ve just subscribed to the VOD service, or if you’re about to run out of episodes of your favourite series, we’ve put together a top 10 of the best series available on Netflix. And yes, it’s time to binge-watcher entire seasons of Umbrella Academy, You, Black Mirror or Sabrina, the apprentice witch!
The list below is not limited to the original series produced by Netflix but rather offers a non-exhaustive panorama of the best programmes of the moment. If you’re not a fan of series, we suggest you check out our selection of the best movies on Netflix. For the younger ones, we encourage you to take a look at the best cartoons on Netflix.
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Regularly, films and series disappear from Netflix for reasons of broadcasting rights. Every month, the Netflix catalog is also packed with new features, so if you have any other suggestions, feel free to share them with the community in the comments section. If you still haven’t found what you’re looking for, take a look at the Amazon Prime Video catalog.
You tell us the story of Joe, a New York bookstore owner who is quite ordinary…or almost. One day, he falls madly in love with Beck, a young student. Literally obsessed, sweet Joe will quickly turn into a dangerous stalker, ready to do anything to take care of his sweetheart. On our side, we devoured this very successful first season in one go! After his end-of-season cliffhanger, You will be back for a 2nd season on December 26, 2019.
- To be reserved for everyone!
- Icing on the cake: Penn Badgley’s interpretation and voice-over.
In this daring remake of the cult 90s series, young Sabrina no longer evolves in a colourful or naïve environment. Instead of the enthusiastic jokes of Salem the cat, we discover a dark, gloomy and terribly fascinating universe. Before you start “Sabrina’s New Adventures” on Netflix, we advise you to forget everything you know about Sabrina. It’s the big surprise in the catalogue. Special mention to season 2, which really goes to the end of its ideas! The show will be back for a 3rd season from January 24, 2020.
- Reserved for : fans of witchcraft and horror movies
- Icing on the cake:its credits full of references and creativity!
A dangerous virus is spreading all over the world and turning all mankind into vampires. Dr. Luther Swann (Ian Somerhalder) understands that a serious illness spreads when his best friend begins to be attracted to human blood. One day, he takes action and attacks an innocent man…This new series inspired by an American comic book tells the story of the birth of a war between humans and vampires.
- Reserved for : horror, vampire and Ian Somerhalder lovers
- The icing on the cake:its original synopsis and scary atmosphere
In 2046, the earth became an almost uninhabitable rock. A family of scientists and military personnel, the Robinsons, are selected to rebuild a new civilization on a planet light years away, Proxima Centauri b. Unfortunately, their ship was cut off from the rest of the explorer group during the alien attack. Forced to land on an unknown planet, they’ll stumble upon a strange robot. In this remake of a 60’s series, a close-knit family tries to find its way in the middle of the galaxy.
- Reserved for : science fiction lovers
- The icing on the cake:its solid scenario based on real scientific concepts
Bold and shockingly realistic, 13 Reasons Why opens with the suicide of Hannah Baker, a 16-year-old teenager. In the 13 episodes of season 1, the series focused on the 13 reasons why the girl took her own life. Particularly unsettling, 13 Reasons Why always aims very accurately and will surely manage to bring down a few tears. Season 2 does not demerit, notably thanks to its particularly well constructed narrative arc. Available since August 2019, season 3 revolves around the question: who killed Bryce Walker, the most hated character of the series? The series will return for a final season in 2021.
- Not recommended for sensitive souls
- The icing on the cake:the accuracy of his scenario
Stranger Things is a vibrant homage to the science fiction films of the 80s, such as Spielberg’s classic E.T., and tells the story of 12-year-old Will Meyers’ disappearance and his friends’ efforts to find him. In their quest to reach another dimension, they will be joined by Eleven, a mysterious girl with supernatural powers. The series currently has three seasons and has been renewed for a 4th game.
- To be reserved for :fantasy lovers
- The icing on the cake: the excellent soundtrack based on 80s hits and Jim Hooper
Lucifer, Lord of the Underworld, decides to take a vacation on earth. So he arrives in Los Angeles with the firm intention of enjoying life away from his father, God. By a strange coincidence, he crosses paths with a police inspector who is immune to his diabolical charm. As funny as it is crazy, the cult series has just made its comeback on Netflix for a wild and mysterious Season 4. The VOD service has confirmed the return of the series for a final season of 16 episodes around April 2020.
- Reserved for : fans of cop shows and demon stories
- Icing on the cake:Tom Ellis!
One fine day, 43 women who are not pregnant gave birth to a baby. Sir Reginald Hargreeves, a mysterious billionaire, adopted seven of these unexpected children. Over time, they will develop special powers and abilities. As adults, they leave the manor to live on their own. Upon the death of their adoptive father, the 7 child prodigies return to the fold…to prevent the end of the world. Unfortunately, it’s (much) more complicated than that! You’re really advised to watch The Umbrella Academy, whether it’s for its well-written storyline, amazing characters or its 4-star cast. The series has been renewed for season 2,
- Reserved for : fans of offbeat and fantasy universes
- Icing on the cake: the soundtrack and the characters (special mention to Klaus)
A real metaphysical puzzle, Dark offers one of the most ambitious scenarios in the Netflix catalogue. The German-born series, which brilliantly mixes past, present and future, tells the story of the mysterious disappearance of several children near a disturbing nuclear power plant. If you love to theorize and debate with people around you, Dark is for you. Even more successful, season 2 has been available for several months. Season 3 is scheduled for 2021.
- : To be reserved for :time travel lovers
- The icing on the cake:the onion scenario
An unexpected phenomenon of 2018, the Casa de Papel tells the story of a band of merry robbers who lay siege to the Royal House of the Mint of Spain in Madrid. The 8 robbers, led by their mentor, called El Profesor, will have to face many adventures. La Casa de Papel is a program that has been broadcast on Spanish TV. A real phenomenon in the Iberian lands, Netflix sniffed out the right move and bought out the broadcasting rights. Originally the programme was broadcast in one go. Season 4 will be available on April 3, 2020 on Netflix. We invite you to discover the teaser of this fourth part above.
- To be reserved for : for everyone
- The icing on the cake:the storyline full of twists and turns and the engaging characters
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