Netflix Top 10 Shows and Movies: New Releases and Trending Today, December 1

Netflix Top 10 Shows and Movies: New Releases and Trending Today, December 1

There’s not a single new title on Netflix’s Top 10 TV shows list today, with Wednesday, The Texas Killing Fields, and 1899 continuing to dominate the first three spots. Things are a little more interesting over on the Top 10 movies list: The new Italian crime thriller My Name Is Vendetta climbed to No. 2 overnight after premiering yesterday, while the addiction documentary Take Your Pills: Xanax debuts at No. 7. 

But as we all know, popular doesn’t necessarily mean good. Below, we list the top 10 movies and shows on Netflix and give our quick take on whether they’re actually worth watching or not. We’ve also added what’s new on Netflix today so you can find out what will be on the Top 10 list tomorrow.

New Netflix Shows and Movies Today

  • The Masked Scammer: Documentary about a conman who stole millions from French elites.
  • Troll: Norwegian fantasy film about a ragtag group of heroes who have to stop an ancient troll from wreaking havoc.

Today’s Top 10 Netflix TV Shows

Jenna Ortega, Wednesday

Jenna Ortega, Wednesday


1. Wednesday

For fans of: Supernatural teen dramas, Tim Burton, goths
Is it good?: It feels algorithmically generated, but the algorithm knows what people want
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 1

2. Crime Scene: The Texas Killing Fields

For fans of: True crime
Is it good?: If you’re into this sort of thing
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 2

3. 1899

For fans of: Dark, how confused you were while watching Dark
Is it good?: It’s a wild, moody mystery box that’s worth the ride
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 3

4. Dead to Me

For fans of: Secrets, murder, seriously ride-or-die friendships
Is it good?: Season 3 wraps up the twisty black comedy in style
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 4

5. Love Island (USA)

For fans of: Inferior American knockoffs, abs, boobs
Is it good?: This is the CBS version, not the UK version that is on Hulu. So no.
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 5

6. The Unbroken Voice

For fans of: Telenovelas, Colombian music
Is it good?: If you like a lot of episodes
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 6

7. The Crown

For fans of: The royals, revenge dresses
Is it good?: It’s The Crown, so of course it’s good, but this season doesn’t quite match up to last season
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 7

8. Manifest

For fans of: Doomed flights, twists and turns, Lost
Is it good?: It’ll keep you on your toes
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 8

9. Little Angel

For fans of: Cocomelon, being a baby
Is it good?: It’s gaga for googoo
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 10

10. Pepsi, Where’s My Jet?

For fans of: Totally extreme ’90s nostalgia, the little guy vs. The Man
Is it good?: It’s sadly more into ’90s stock footage than the actual story
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 9

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Today’s Top 10 Netflix Movies

Daisy Edgar-Jones, Where the Crawdads Sing

Daisy Edgar-Jones, Where the Crawdads Sing


1. The Noel Diary

For fans of: Christmas movies, Kevin from This Is Us
Is it good?: No, but it’s not supposed to be
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 1

2. My Name Is Vendetta

For fans of: Revenge thrillers, mafia men
Is it good?: You’ve seen it before
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: n/a

3. Southpaw

For fans of: Jake Gyllenhaal’s beautiful face getting punched, The Wrestler
Is it good?: It’s a predictable boxing movie, but Jake is fantastic
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 5

4. Slumberland

For fans of: Cheap-looking digital effects, Jason Momoa
Is it good?: It’s such a Netflix movie
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 4

5. Ghislaine Maxwell: Filthy Rich

For fans of: Being outraged by disgusting true crime conspiracies
Is it good?: It’s an OK intro to the Ghislaine Maxwell/Jeffrey Epstein case
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 2

6. The Swimmers

For fans of: Inspiring true stories
Is it good?: This biopic about Syrian refugees-turned-Olympic swimmers is pretty moving
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 3

7. Take Your Pills: Xanax

For fans of: Being reminded of how anxious we all are
Is it good?: It’s pretty surface-level
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: n/a

8. Where the Crawdads Sing

For fans of: legal thrillers, the South
Is it good?: Daisy Edgar-Jones is better than the movie around her
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 5

9. The Bad Guys

For fans of: Cool-looking animation, that Billie Eilish song
Is it good?: Kids love it because it’s a lot of fun
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: 9

10. Christmas Full of Grace

For fans of: Bad Christmas movies
Is it good?: It’s terrible even by Netflix Christmas movie standards
Trailer | Yesterday’s rank: n/a

Based on Netflix’s Top 10 TV Shows and Movies lists and new releases for Thursday, Dec. 1

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