Oh Netflix, good old Netflix. It's always there for you when absolutely all of your plans fall through — and you're not even mad about it. It's the perfect way to spend a Friday night when all you really want to do is curl up on the couch and binge-watch. Here are movies you can watch on Netflix Canada when all your friends are busy. 

You could spend hours scrolling for the perfect movie to watch, or you can take our advice on it and start here! 

Murder Mystery

Rating: 6/10 on IMDb

Why you need to watch it: If you loved Jennifer Aniston and Adam Sandler in Just Go With It, then you don't want to miss this duo together again in Netflix's Murder Mystery. Aniston and Sandler play a husband and wife who take a vacation to Europe ⁠— only to find themselves in the middle of an actual murder mystery when a billionaire is killed on his own yacht.

Baby Driver

Rating: 7.6/10 on IMDb

Why you need to watch it: If you're down for some action, you need to catch Baby Driver on Netflix Canada. Enter into the criminal world with Baby — a get-away driver who just wants to disappear with the woman of his dreams, but getting away is harder than it seems.


Rating: 7/10 on IMDb

Why you need to watch it: If you feel like getting real nostalgic this weekend, then check out the original Jumanji which was recently added to Netflix. Take a walk down memory lane into the magical world of Jumanji with Robin Williams and a very young Kristen Dunst!

A Dog's Purpose

Rating: 7.1/10 on IMDb

Why you need to watch it: There's nothing like a good dog flick to really pull on your heartstrings! Starring Riverdale's KJ Apa, A Dog's Purpose shows life through the eyes of a dog over the span of decades. While the dog continues to change, it's soul remains the same and eventually, it begins to understand the true meaning of life. We're not crying, you are.

The Dirt

Rating: 7/10 on IMDb

Why you need to watch it: This is a must-watch for any and all Mötley Crüe fans out there. Set in the 1980's, The Dirt follows the band's rise to fame in a very real way. Take an epic ride and get lost for a few hours in the band's shenanigans while getting to know the real Mötley Crüe.

The Fate of the Furious

Rating: 6.7/10 on IMDb

Why you need to watch it: Part of the iconic Fast and the Furious series, The Fate of the Furious brings the crew back together again for some new mayhem that will have you on the edge of your seat, with an appearance from The Rock himself of course.

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Rating: 7.5/10 on IMDb

Why you need to watch it: He's got a new high-tech suit and a few new moves, but still the same old Spider-Man! Released in 2017, Spider-Man: Homecoming follows the life of a young Peter Parker trying to balance being both a teenager and a superhero.