5 things worth watching on Netflix this weekend

Focus on watching, not browsing.

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It's always the same story - you want to watch something, but can't decide and end up wasting time just browsing through the website.

That's why we've decided to help you. From now on, we'll be recommending five titles each week for you to watch every weekend. Because we care about you. Because we love you. Because we are nice people, ok?

  1. 1 Still Alice

    Category: drama

    When a happily married linguistics professor with three children is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, it challenges her career and family life.

    This film is an excellent study into human body and how fragile it is. Bring tissues with you.

  2. 2 Dear White People

    Category: comedy

    Bigots are only as big as their heads. And these savvy students find plenty of ways to make them look small.

    Very entertaining. Warning: contains lots of truth bombs.

  3. 3 Winter on Fire

    Category: documentary

    Nominated to this year's Oscars, this Netflix documentary shows the story of the civil rights movement in Ukraine. What started as peaceful student demonstrations, soon became a violent revolution.

    This film is a must-see for all of those who want to understand what Russia's deal is.

  4. 4 Short Term 12

    Category: independent

    A woman has dedicated her life to helping teens in trouble. But baggage of her own is threatening to weigh her down.

    A poignant and interesting film, which feels very authentic.

  5. 5 Romantics Anonymous

    Category: rom-com

    When the anxiety-ridden owner of a chocolate factory and his shy new employee fall for each other, their relationship becomes complicated.

    This ones definitely for those who liked Amélie.

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