Netflix has introduced its most bold movie slate ever for 2021.
While film theaters sit empty and studios fear about further delays and income losses because of the coronavirus, Netflix can be at the least one new movie each week this yr and 70 in complete.
The streaming big unveiled its 2021 launch listing Tuesday morning with a trailer that includes actors who will star in upcoming Netflix movies this yr, together with Leonardo DiCaprio, Sandra Bullock, Dwayne Johnson, Idris Elba, Meryl Streep, Zendaya, Jennifer Lawrence, Ryan Reynolds, Jennifer Garner, Gal Gadot, Dave Bautista, Naomi Watts, Jake Gyllenhaal, John David Washington, and Octavia Spencer.
Included on Netflix’s launch listing are a number of movies with native ties, together with “Don’t Look Up,” the star-studded comedy presently filming in Massachusetts.
Here is the full listing of original movies coming to Netflix in 2021, in addition to 4 Netflix movies with native ties highlighted up high.
“I Care A Lot” (February 19)
Following optimistic critiques out of the Toronto International Film Festival, Netflix bought the rights to “I Care A Lot,” a darkish comedy filmed in Massachusetts in 2019 about Marla Grayson (Rosamund Pike, “Gone Girl”), who cons her method into authorized guardianship of senior residents and drains them of their financial savings. After assuming guardianship of one other aged woman, Marla finds out that the woman she’s attempting to swindle has somebody in her life (Peter Dinklage, “Game of Thrones”) who’s as ruthless and unscrupulous as Marla herself. “I Care A Lot” was filmed in Boston, Braintree, Dedham, Medfield, Millis, Natick, Rockport, Watertown, Wayland, and Wellesley, and debuts on Netflix on Feb. 19.
“Moxie” (March 3)
Burlington native Amy Poehler wrote, directed, and acts in this comedy a couple of shy 16-year-old (Hadley Robinson, “Little Women”) who’s fed up with the sexist, poisonous established order at her highschool. Finding inspiration from her mom’s rebellious previous, she publishes a zine that sparks a school-wide revolution. Also that includes Clark Gregg (“The Avengers”), Ike Barinholtz (“Neighbors”), and Marcia Gay Harden (“Mystic River”), “Moxie” debuts March 3 on Netflix.
“Don’t Look Up” (TBA)
Filmed in Massachusetts in late 2020 and early 2021, “Don’t Look Up,” stars Leonardo DiCaprio (“The Wolf of Wall Street”) and Jennifer Lawrence (“The Hunger Games”) as two low-level astronomers who should embark on a large media tour to warn the world about an approaching comet that may destroy the planet. Directed by Adam McKay (“Anchorman”), the star-studded forged additionally consists of Cate Blanchett (“Carol”), Rob Morgan (“Mudbound”), Meryl Streep (“The Iron Lady”), Jonah Hill (“The Wolf of Wall Street”), Chris Evans (“The Avengers”), Himesh Patel (“Yesterday”), Timothée Chalamet (“Little Women”), Matthew Perry (“Friends”), Tyler Perry (“Gone Girl”), Melanie Lynskey (“Togetherness”), Ron Perlman (“Sons of Anarchy”) Tomer Sisley (“We’re the Millers”), singer Ariana Grande, and rapper Kid Cudi. “Don’t Look Up” is presently filming in Massachusetts, and has shot scenes in Boston, Canton, Chicopee, Fall River, Norton, Salisbury, Weymouth, and Worcester.
“The Guilty” (TBA)
From director Antoine Fuqua (“Training Day,” “The Equalizer”), “The Guilty” takes place over the course of a single morning in a 911 dispatch name heart. Call operator Joe Bayler (Jake Gyllenhaal, “Stronger”) tries to avoid wasting a caller in grave hazard, however he quickly discovers that nothing is because it appears, and going through the reality is the solely method out. The movie’s deep forged consists of Canton native Bill Burr (“The Mandalorian”), Peter Sarsgaard (“Garden State”), Riley Keough (“Mad Max: Fury Road”), Paul Dano (“There Will Be Blood”), and Ethan Hawke (“Training Day”).
Here’s the full listing of Netflix original movies coming in 2021:
Army of the Dead
Outside the Wire (January 15)
Fear Street Trilogy
No One Gets Out Alive
There’s Someone Inside Your House
Things Heard and Seen
Blood Red Sky
Escape from Spiderhead
The Woman in the Window
A Castle For Christmas
Kissing Booth 3
The Last Letter from Your Lover
The Princess Switch 3
To All The Boys: Always and Forever
Untitled Alicia Keys Rom-Com
Malcolm & Marie (February 5)
Penguin Bloom (January 27)
Pieces of a Woman (January 7)
The Dig (January 29)
The Hand of God
The Power of the Dog
The White Tiger (January 22)
Untitled Alexandre Moratto Film
Untitled Graham King Film
The Harder They Fall
8 Rue de l’Humanité
Afterlife of the Party
Don’t Look Up
I Care A Lot (February 19)
Moxie (March 3)
The Last Mercenary
FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
A Boy Called Christmas
A Winter’s Tale from Shaun the Sheep
Back to the Outback
Finding ‘Ohana (January 29)
Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
The Loud House Movie
Trollhunters: Rise of the Titans
YES DAY (March 12)
A Week Away
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