MUST-WATCH: Top 10 Netflix shows, movies in the Philippines (April 30, 2020)

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Top ten movies and television shows trending in the Philippines, as of April 30, 2020, for binging over the long weekend.

 

#1 EXTRACTION

Director: Sam Hargrave

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Rudhraksh Jaiswal, Randeep Hooda, Golshifteh Farahani, Pankaj Tripathi, Priyanshu

Painyuli, David Harbour

Genre: Action-thriller

Year Released: 2020

A hardened mercenary’s mission becomes a soul-searching race to survive when he’s sent into Bangladesh to rescue a drug lord’s kidnapped son.

 

#2 THE LAST DANCE

Director: Jason Hehir

Starring: Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Dennis Rodman

Genre: Documentary Series

Year Released: 2020

This docuseries gives a definitive account of Michael Jordan’s career and the 1990s Chicago Bulls, packed with unaired footage from the 1997-98 season.

 

#3 THE KING: ETERNAL MONARCH

Director: Baek Sang-hoon

Starring: Lee Min-ho, Kim Go-eun, Woo Do‑hwan

Genre: Sci-Fi, Romance

Year Released: 2020

A modern-day Korean emperor passes through a mysterious portal and into a parallel world, where he encounters a feisty police detective.

 

#4 HI BYE, MAMA

Director: Yoo Je-won

Starring: Kim Tae-hee, Lee Kyoo-hyung, Go Bo-gyeol

Genre: Drama, Fantasy

Year Released: 2020

When the ghost of a woman gains a second chance at life for 49 days, she reappears in front of her remarried husband and young daughter.

 

#5 CORONAVIRUS, EXPLAINED

Creator: Vox Media

Genre: Documentary Series

Year Released: 2020

In 2020, the world changed. This topical series examines the coronavirus pandemic, the efforts to combat it and ways to manage its mental health toll.

 

#6 NEVER HAVE I EVER

Creators: Mindy Kaling, Lang Fisher

Genre: Drama, Comedy

Casts: Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, Poorna Jagannathan, Richa Moorjani

Year Released: 2020

After a traumatic year, an Indian-American teen just wants to spruce up her social status — but friends, family and feelings won’t make it easy on her.

 

#7 THE WILLOUGHBYS

Director: Kris Pearn

Genre: Animated Comedy

Casts: Will Forte, Maya Rudolph, Ricky Gervais

Year Released: 2020

Four siblings with horribly selfish parents hatch a plan to get rid of them for good and form a perfectly imperfect family of their own.

 

#8 PRISON BREAK

Creator: Paul Scheuring

Genre: Action, Thriller

Casts: Wentworth Miller, Dominic Purcell, Amaury Nolasco

Year Released: 2005

When his brother is wrongly convicted of murder, a structural engineer resolves to bust his sibling out of the notorious Fox River State Penitentiary.

 

#9 TOO HOT TO HANDLE

Creators: Laura Gibson, Charlie Bennett

Genre: Reality TV show

Casts: Desiree Burch

Year Released: 2020

On the shores of paradise, gorgeous singles meet and mingle. But there’s a twist. To win a $100,000 grand prize, they’ll have to give up sex.

 

#10 CRASH LANDING ON YOU

Creators: Lee Jeong-hyo, Park Ji-eun

Genre: Romantic Drama

Casts: Hyun Bin, Son Ye-jin, Seo Ji-hye

Year Released: 2019

A paragliding mishap drops a South Korean heiress in North Korea — and into the life of an army officer, who decides he will help her hide.

 

 

—(Source: Netflix Philippines)

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