The top 9 movies on Netflix this week, from 'The Nut Job' to '365 Days'

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  • “365 Days” continues to dominate on Netflix and director Gaspar
    Noé’s “Love,” another erotic drama, has also gained
    popularity.
  • Netflix introduced daily top lists of the most popular titles
    on the streaming service in February.
  • Streaming search engineReelgood keeps track of the lists and provides Business
    Insider with a rundown of the week’s most popular movies on Netflix
    every Friday.
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“365 Days” is the most popular movie on Netflix for the second
straight week, despite a 0% critic score on Rotten Tomatoes (and
that’s
not the first time
that’s happened).

And director Gaspar Noé’s “Love,” another erotic drama, is also
popular, with help from
TikTok users who have been filming their reactions
to the
movie’s opening scene.

Netflix introduced daily top 10 lists of its most viewed movies
and TV shows in February (it counts a view if an account watches at
least two minutes of a title).

Every week, the streaming search engine Reelgood compiles for Business
Insider a list of which movies have been most prominent on
Netflix’s daily lists that week. On Reelgood, users can browse Netflix’s
entire movie library and sort by IMDb or Rotten Tomatoes
ratings.

Spike Lee’s “Da 5 Bloods” also continues to be a hit with
Netflix users.

Below are Netflix’s 9 most popular movies of the week in
the US:

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9. “Da 5 Bloods” (2020, Netflix original)

Description: “Four African American
veterans return to Vietnam decades after the war to find their
squad leader’s remains — and a stash of buried gold. From Spike
Lee.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 91%

What critics said: “Lee’s latest is a
crackerjack drama, directed by a filmmaker who remains in total
control of his once-in-a-generation gifts and utilizes them to
synthesize story and history into something new.” —
Entertainment Weekly

8. “Love” (2015)

Description:
“A man in an unsatisfying marriage recalls the details of an
intense past relationship with an ex-girlfriend when he gets word
that she may be missing.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 39%

What critics said: “It’s bold, fleshy and
audacious, at least in theory. But it is also numb.” —
BBC

7. “Wasp Network” (2020, Netflix original)

Description:
“Based on a true and gripping story: Cuban spies infiltrate exile
groups in the 1990s to stop terrorism against the island, but at a
high personal cost.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 38%

What critics said: “Combining extensive
research with fictionalized action, the film presents an
ideologically muddled look at what are essentially acts of
terrorism.” —
LA Weekly

6. “Magnetic” (2018)

Description:
“Attracted to thrills across the globe, intrepid athletes venture
to remote locations in pursuit of their extreme form of bliss.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: N/A

What critics said: N/A

5. “Baby Mama” (2008)


Description
:
“When straightlaced Kate learns she’s
infertile, she hires immature Angie to be her surrogate, inviting
hilarity as both women prepare for motherhood.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 63%

What critics said: “Baby Mama adheres fairly
closely to the conventions of the studio comedy, although it’s
never actually predictable, probably because the characters and
subject matter are so novel.” —
Los Angeles Times

4. “Lost Bullet” (2020, Netflix original)

Description:
“Facing a murder charge, a genius mechanic with a criminal past
must track down a missing car containing the proof of his
innocence: a single bullet.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: N/A

What critics said: N/A

3. “The Nut Job” (2014)

Description:
“When his grouchy attitude gets him kicked out of the park, Surly
the squirrel hatches a plan to rob Maury’s Nut Shop to stock up for
winter.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 13%

What critics said: “Pretty much everything in
this South Korean co-production is slightly undercooked, lacking
the same degree of sprightly wit or dramatic punch regularly found
in A-list studio product.” — Time Out

2. “Feel the Beat” (2020, Netflix original)

Description:
“After blowing a Broadway audition, a self-centered dancer
reluctantly returns home and agrees to coach a squad of young
misfits for a big competition.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 45%

What critics said: “A predictable dramedy.” —

New York Times

1. “365 Days” (2020)

Description: “A fiery executive in a spiritless
relationship falls victim to a dominant mafia boss, who imprisons
her and gives her one year to fall in love with him.”

Rotten Tomatoes critic score: 0%

What critics said: “Thoroughly terrible,
politically objectionable, occasionally hilarious.” —
Variety

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The top 9 movies on Netflix this week, from 'The Nut Job' to
'365 Days'