8 Must-Watch Movies And Series On Netflix This May

From inspiring true stories to gripping drama — here are some of our picks for your binge-watch list.

May is wrapping up, and if you haven’t updated your binge-watch list yet, you’re in for a treat. Netflix has dropped some incredible movies and series this month that you simply can’t miss. Whether you’re into heartwarming musicals, intense documentaries, or captivating dramas, there’s something for everyone. We’ve curated a list of eight must-watch Netflix releases that have been creating quite the buzz this month.


Beautiful Rebel

If you need a refresher right before your exams, ‘Beautiful Rebel ‘ is the perfect pick-me-up. This dramatic musical chronicles the life and career of the iconic singer-songwriter Gianna Nannini, portrayed by the talented Letizia Toni. The true story of Nannini’s journey is not only inspiring but also a poetic blend of emotion and music. This film promises to motivate and uplift you, just when you need it most.

The Final: Attack on Wembley

‘The Final: Attack on Wembley’ is an intense documentary that captures the chaos of the Euro 2020 Final. On July 11, 2021, fans gathered in anticipation, but what ensued was a frenzy fueled by pent-up lockdown frustrations. Directors Rob Miller and Kwabena Oppong document the dramatic events that led to 2,000 people storming Wembley Stadium. This gripping documentary will keep you on the edge of your seat, showcasing the darker side of sports fanaticism.

Kevin Hart: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize

If you’re in the mood for some laughs, ‘Kevin Hart: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize’ is a must-watch. This special celebrates and roasts the comedy giant Kevin Hart as he accepts the prestigious Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Fans of Hart and comedy in general will enjoy this hilarious and heartfelt tribute to one of the funniest men in showbiz.


Bollywood enthusiasts rejoice! ‘Crew’, starring Kareena Kapoor Khan, Tabu, and Kriti Sanon, is finally available on Netflix. This film follows the lives of three flight attendants struggling with their financial woes and resorting to smuggling gold. With a plot full of twists and turns, Crew offers a dramatic tale of friendship, betrayal, and redemption. The vibrant performances and compelling storyline make this a must-watch for any fan of Indian cinema.


Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar

It’s been a ‘Heeramandi ‘ month, and if you haven’t watched it yet, you’re missing out on pure entertainment. Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, this series features a grand set, a beautiful cast, and top-notch direction. The story revolves around the scheming Mallikajaan and her elite house of courtesans amidst the brewing rebellion in British-ruled India. With a stellar cast including Manisha Koirala, Sonakshi Sinha, Aditiya Rao Haideri, Fardeen Khan, amoung many, this series is a visual and narrative delight.

A Man in Full

Looking for a series that’s both entertaining and inspiring? A Man in Full is your answer. The show follows real estate mogul Charlie Croker as he battles bankruptcy and the political and business interests that threaten his empire. Starring Jeff Daniels and Diane Lane, this series offers a gripping narrative of resilience and power struggles. It’s the perfect show to get invested in this month.


For those who love a good mystery with plenty of plot twists, Bodkin is a must-watch. This series follows a group of podcasters investigating the mysterious disappearance of three strangers in an idyllic Irish town. The dramatic and intriguing storyline will keep you hooked from start to finish, making it a perfect addition to your binge-watch list.

Bridgerton Season 3 Part 1

Finally, the much-awaited Bridgerton Season 3 is here with its first part. This beloved show, set in the Regency era in England, follows the romantic escapades of the Bridgerton siblings. Season three continues with Penelope Featherington and Colin Bridgerton’s friends-to-lovers journey, introducing new twists and a love triangle that will keep fans eagerly watching. If you haven’t started this season yet, now’s the perfect time to catch up.

So, there you have it—eight fantastic Netflix picks to round off your May with a bang. Whether you’re in the mood for an inspiring true story, a gripping documentary, or a heartwarming series, there’s something here for everyone. Happy binge-watching!