With this pandemic situation of the COVID-19 outbreak, Netflix has been a lifeline for all of us. Since this lockdown has made us stay indoors for months, having Netflix account and its movies and series on our devices have made our life a bit easier. As this pandemic seems to keep up a bit longer than expected, we have brought you a list of movies to watch during this time. Stay safe, and instead of going out and risking your life, why don’t you just grab a drink, end up on the cozy sofa with your partner and enjoy your time watching movies that are coming to Netflix UK and Ireland in April 2020.
New on Netflix UK and Ireland in April 2020
Here is the list of movies and TV series coming to Netflix UK and Ireland this April, which has been confirmed by Netflix UK on a series of tweets.
Afterlife Season 2
Afterlife is a British television drama released in 2019- 2020. Ricky Gervais created the series. The movie casts are Ricky Gervais as Tony, Tom Basden as Matt, Tony Way as Lenny, Diane Morgan as Kath, Mandeep Dhillon as Sandy, and many more.
Community is an American comedy television series release from September 17, 2009, to June 2, 2015. This movie is produced by Dan Harmon. The movie casts are Joel McHale as Jeff Winger, Gillian Jacobs as Britta Perry, Danny Pudi as Abed Nadir, Yvette Nicole Brown as Shirley Bennet, Alison Brie as Annie Edison, Donald Glover as Troy Barnes, Ken Jeong as Ben Chang, Chevy Chase as Pierce Hawthorne, and Jim Rash as Craig Pelton.
Jeff Winger used to be a lawyer, and he gets suspended by the state bar for his falsely claiming to have a bachelor’s degree. So, he goes to the community college to earn a legitimate degree. He gets attracted to a girl Britta Perry, and he runs a study group to spend some time with her. Britta invites her friend Abed, and she encourages her friends Shirley, Annie, Troy, and Pierce. Later, all of them becomes a close friend.
Peaky Blinders Season 5
Peaky Blinders is a British period crime drama television series created by Steven Knight and directed by Anthony Byrne, which was released on August 25, 2019. The movie casts are Cillian Murphy as Tommy Shelby, Helen McCrory as PollyGray, Paul Anderson as Arthur Shelby, SophieRundle as Ada Shelby, Harry Kirton as Finn Shelby, and many more.
In this season, the world is thrown into turbulence by the financial crash of 1929. Tommy is an MP who is approached by a politician with a broad vision for Britain. Later, he realized that his doings wouldn’t only affect his family but also the entire country.
Money Heist Season 4
Money Heist is a Spanish television heist crime drama series having four seasons to date. ?lex Pina creates this series. Money Heist part 4 has eight episodes in total. The stars are ?rsula Corber? as Silene Oliveira, Itziar Itu?o as Raquel Murillo, ?lvaro Morte as Sergio Marquina, Paco Tous as Agust?n Ramos, Alba Flores as ?gata Jim?nez, and many more.
The season 4 plot centers around the prison masterminds who plan and try to execute theft. The leader recruits the team members, and their execution can be understood.
Howl’s Moving Castle
Howl’s Moving Castle is a 2004 Japanese animated fantasy film released in 2004. This movie is written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. The Japanese voice cast featured Chieko Baisho as Sophie, Takuya Kimura as Haura, Akhiro Miwa as Arechi no Majo, and many more. The version dubbed in English starred Jean Simmons and Emily Mortimer as Sophie, Lauren Bacall as Akhiro Miwa, Christian Bale as Takuya Kimura, and many more.
Sophie is a young milliner who gets cursed by a Witch of the Waste. Sophie was transformed into a ninety-year-old woman. She leaves her home to break the curse and meets a living scarecrow, whom she calls “Turnip Head.” She starts her adventure to break a curse with a turnip head.
Extraction is an American action thriller movie released in 2015 and directed by Steven C. Miller. The movie casts are Kellan Lutz as Harry Turner, Bruce Willis as Leonard Turner, Gina Carano as Victoria Phair, D. B. Sweeney as Ken Robertson, Dan Bilzerian as Higgins, Steve Coulter as Theodore Sitterson, Christopher Rob Bowen as Nick Purvis, Joshua Mickel as Drake Chivu, Nicholas M. Loeb as Vinn Chivu, Summer Altice as Denise, and many more.
The terrorists kidnap the retired CIA operative, Leonard Turner. His son Harry is a government analyst who sets out to rescue him and begins his rescue operation. Harry must have skilled agents to rescue his father as there are no plans to save his father.
The Willoughbys is an upcoming American-Canadian computer-animated comedy movie released in 2020. The director of the movie is Kris Pearn and Cory Evans. The film stars the voices of Will Forte as Tim Willoughby, Martin Short as Father Willoughby, Alessia Cara as Jane Willoughby, Jane Krakowski as Mother Willoughby, Ricky Gervais as The Cat, Maya Rudolph as Nanny, Terry Crews as Commander Melanoff, and Vincent Tong as the Barnabys.
This movie is about a family that struggles to be a perfect one. The children are convinced that they would be better off raising themselves, so they have a sneaky plan to send their selfish parents on vacation. The siblings then begin on their adventure to find the true meaning of family.
Coffee & Kareem
Coffee & Kareem is an American comedy movie directed by Michael Dowse. The film stars Ed Helms as James Coffee, Taraji P. Henson as Vanessa Manning, Terrence Little Gardenhigh as Kareem Manning, Betty Gilpin, Andrew Bachelor, RonReaco Lee, Garfield Wilson ass Zeke and David Alan Grier.
In this movie, James is a police officer who enjoys his relationship with Vanessa. But a 12-year-old son of Vanessa plots her break-up with James. Kareem even tried to hire criminals to take James out of his mother’s life, but he ended up revealing the secret network of criminal activity where his own family is their target. So to protect Vanessa, Kareem works up with Coffee.
Sunderland ‘Til I Die Season 2
Sunderland ‘Til I Die s2 is a sports documentary series having six episodes in total. This series is produced by Fuwell73. The executive producers are Leo Pearlman and Benjamin Turner. The casts of this documentary are Martin Bain, Lewis Grabban, Chris Coleman, Simon Grayson, Robbie Stockdale, and many more.
This season is focused on new owner Stewart Donald and Executive Director Charlie Methven. Both of them played a significant role in saving the club from the financial crisis. This documentary provides unprecedented access into the inner workings of Sunderland A.F.C., from the board to the admin staff and the first team to the fans, in an enduring image of passion and aspiration.
Love weeding Repeat
Love Wedding Repeat is a romantic comedy movie written and directed by Dean Craig. The movie casts are Olivia Munn as Dina, Sam Claflin as Jack, Freida Pinto as Amanda, Eleanor Tomlinson as Hayley, Joel Fry as Bryan, Allan Mustafa as Chaz, Jack Farthing as Marc, and Tim Key as Sidney.
This movie centers on Jack, who finds himself surrounded in brotherly duties. He ensures his sister Hayley that she will have the wedding of her dreams. Unexpectedly, he reunites with Dina, the woman he fell in love with, and also lost her two years ago.
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off is an American teen comedy movie released in 1986 and directed by John Hughes. The movie stars are Matthew Broderick as Ferris Bueller, Alan Ruck as Cameron Frye, Mia Sara as Sloane Peterson, Jennifer Grey as Jeanie Bueller, Jeffrey Jones as Edward R. Rooney, Lyman Ward as Tom Bueller, Cindy Pickett as Katie Bueller, Edie McClurg as Grace, Ben Stein as Economics Teacher, Del Close as English Teacher, and many more.
Ferris Bueller is a high school student, and he has an uncanny skill at cutting classes. He wants a day off from school, and he made a plan for it. Ferris talks to his friends Cameron for taking Ferrari with his girlfriend Sloane to the road of Chicago for a day. The high school principal Rooney is determined to catch him in the act.
The breakfast club
The Breakfast Club is an American teen comedy-drama movie released in 1985. The film is written and directed by John Hughes. The movie casts are Emilio Estevez as Andrew Clark, Paul Gleason as Richard Vernon, Anthony Michael Hall as Brian Johnson, John Kapelos as Carl, Judd Nelson as John Bender, Molly Ringwald as Claire Standish, Ally Sheedy as Allison Reynolds, and many more.
Five high school students have nothing in common. They faced a problem spending a Saturday detention together in their high school library. By 4 p.m., all of them had bared their souls to each other and became good friends. To the outside world, they were only a Brain, a Basket Case, an Athlete, a Criminal, and a Princess, but to each other, they will always be the Breakfast Club.
Sixteen Candles is an American comedy movie released in 1984. This movie is written and directed by John Hughes. The stars are Molly Ringwald as Samantha “Sam” Baker, Michael Schoeffling as Jake Ryan, Anthony Michael Hall as Ted/Farmer Ted, Paul Dooley as Jim Baker, Carlin Glynn as Brenda Baker, Justin Henry as Mike Baker, Haviland Morris as Caroline Mulford, Blanche Baker as Ginny Baker, Gedde Watanabe as Long Duk Dong, and many more.
The sixteen-year-old teenager Samantha has a crush on the most popular boy in school. The nerdiest boy in school has a crush on her. Samantha’s sister is getting married, and with all of the excitement, the whole family forgets about her birthday. And, she also suffers from every humiliation and embarrassment possible in one day.
American Pie is a series consisting of eight comedy films. American Pie is the first film, and American Pie 2 is the second film of the film series. Universal Pictures release this series. The casts of American Pie 1 and 2 are Jason Biggs as James “Jim” Levenstein, Seann William Scott as Steve Stifler, Chris Klein as Chris “Oz” Ostreicher, Thomas Ian Nicholas as Kevin Myers, Eddie Kaye Thomas as Paul Finch, Tara Reid as Victoria “Vicky” Lathum, Mena Suvari as Heather Gardner, Alyson Hannigan as Michelle Flaherty, Eugene Levy as Noah Levenstein/Jim’s father, Shannon Elizabeth as Nadia, Natasha Lyonne as Jessica, and many more.
The Vicar of Dibley
The Vicar of Dibley is a TV series released from 1994 to 2015. The series is directed by Dewi Humphreys, Gareth Carrivick, Martin Dennis, Ed Bye, John Howard Davies, and Andrew Gaylord. Dawn French as Geraldine Granger, James Fleet as Hugo Horton, Trevor Peacock as Jim Trott, Gary Waldhorn as David Horton, Roger Lloyd Pack as Owen Newitt, Emma Chambers as Alice Tinker, John Bluthal as Frank Pickle, Liz Smith as Letitia Cropley, and many more.
Dinnerladies is a British television series having two seasons with 16 episodes in total. This series is directed by Geoff Posner and written by Victoria Wood. The casts of this series are Victoria Wood as Brenda “Bren” Furlong, Andrew Dunn as Tony Martin, Thelma Barlow as Dolly Bellfield, Anne Reid ass Jean, Maxine Peake as Twinkle, Shobna Gulati as Anita, Duncan Preston as Stan Meadowcroft, and many more.
The series is described entirely in the canteen of a fictional factory in Manchester. These TV series feature the caterers and regular customers as the main characters. It represents the social and romantic interactions of the staff in the factory. It is about comedy among workers in the factory canteen.
Life on Mars
Life on Mars is a British TV series with two seasons having 16 episodes in total. The series stars John Simm, Philip Glenister, Liz White, Dean Andrews, and Marshall Lancaster.
Life on Mars tells about the fictional story of a policeman, Sam Tyler. After being hit by a car in 2016, Sam awakens in 1973 as a Detective Inspector, where he finds himself working for the predecessor of GMP. Tyler finds himself working under the command of Gene Hunt.
The Adventure of Tintin
The Adventures of Tintin is a 3D computer-animated action-adventure film released in 2011. This movie is based on the comic book series of the same name “The Adventure of Tintin” by a Belgian cartoonist Herg?. Steven Spielberg directed the film. The casts are Jamie Bell as Tintin, Andy Serkis as Captain Haddock / Sir Francis Haddock, Daniel Craig as Sakharine / Red Rackham, Nick Frost as Thomson, Simon Pegg as Thompson, Daniel Mays as Allan / Pirate Flunky, Gad Elmaleh as Ben Salaad, Toby Jones as Silk Joe Starr as Barnaby, and many more.
His faithful dog, Snowy, accompanies a young reporter Tintin. While shopping at an outdoor market, he buys a model of an old ship called the Unicorn. Sakharine and Barnaby tried to buy the ship model from him, but Tintin refuses. Later, Tintin discovered that the ship contains a clue about a hidden treasure, but before he could find it, he is kidnapped and given over to Capt. Haddock.
Babe is a comedy-drama film released in 1995, and Chris Noonan directs it. The casts of the movie are James Cromwell as Arthur Hoggett, Magda Szubanski as Esme Cordelia Hoggett, Brittany Byrnes as The Hoggett’s’ granddaughter, Wade Hayward as The Hoggett’s’ grandson, Paul Goddard as the Hoggett’s’ son-in-law, and? Zoe Burton as the Hoggett’s’ daughter.
Farmer Arthur Hoggett is gentle, and he wins a piglet called Babe at a county fair. When Hoggett decides to show him at the next fair, the piglet babe bonds with motherly border collie Fly and finds out that he too can herd sheep.
The Land Before Time
The Land Before Time is an animated drama adventurous movie released in 1998 and directed by Don Bluth. The movie stars the voices of Gabriel Damon as Littlefoot, Candace Hutson as Cera, Judith Barsi as Ducky, Will Ryan as Petrie, Helen Shaver as Littlefoot’s mother, Burke Byrnes as Cera’s father, Bill Erwin as Littlefoot’s grandfather, and Pat Hingle as Narrator and Rooter.
An orphan named Littlefoot sets off to get to the legendary Great Valley. There he gets reunited with others of his kind. In his way, he meets other young dinosaurs, each one of a different species. While working together to survive in this world, they encountered several obstacles on their way.
The Lego Ninjago Movie
The Lego Ninjago Movie is a computer-animated martial arts adventure-comedy movie released in 2017. This movie is based on the toy line of the same name, “The Lego Ninjago Movie.” Charlie Bean directs it. The film stars the voices of Dave Franco as Lloyd Garmadon, Michael Pe?a as Kai, Kumail Nanjiani as Jay, Abbi Jacobson as Nya, Zach Woods as Zane, Jackie Chan as Master Wu, and many more.
A group of six young ninjas Lloyd, Jay, Zane, Kai, Cole, and Nya are given the job of defending their island home, called Ninjago. Master Wu leads them. At night, they’re gifted warriors with skills to fight villains and monsters. And, at day, they’re ordinary teenagers struggling in high school.
Catfish is an American documentary movie released in 2010 and directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman. The movie casts are Nev Schulman, Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman, Angela Wesselman-Pierce, Melody C.Roscher, Wendy Whelan, Craig Hall, and many more.
Catfish is a story of love and grace. Young filmmakers Ariel Schulman and Henry Joost document a story including Nev, a 24-year-old New York-based photographer.? Abby contacts Nev through Facebook, asking him permission to make a painting from one of his photographs.
The Martian is a science fiction film released in 2015 and directed by Ridley Scott. This movie is based on the novel of the same name, “The Martian” by Andy Weir. The movie casts are Matt Damon as Mark Watney, Jessica Chastain as Commander Melissa Lewis, Jeff Daniels as Theodore “Teddy” Sanders, Kristen Wiig as Annie Montrose, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Vincent Kapoor, Sean Bean as Mitch Henderson, Michael Pe?a as Major Rick Martinez, Kate Mara as Beth Johanssen, and many more.
During the mission to Mars, astronaut Mark Watney is assumed to be dead as he was left behind by his crew members. But he survived to find a way to live. In the hostile planet, he was successful in growing up potatoes as a food supply. Later he finds a way to signal the earth that he is alive. NASA and the team of international scientists played a significant role in bringing Martian home.
We hope you will enjoy these new movies on Netflix UK and stay home, saving yourself and the world. Until then, just Netflix and Chill.