After the carnival period, it’s time to rest before returning to routine. And for that, nothing better than following good series and movies available on the main streaming services in Brazil. For this, Minha Série arrives with your weekly list of the best options to watch over the weekend.
The big highlight is the arrival of the film Everything Everywhere at the Same Time on the Amazon Prime Video service. The feature was nominated for no less than 11 Oscars, and may become the most awarded in this year’s edition. Still on the platform, there is also the premiere of the new season of the reality show Loose in Salvadorand the series The Consultantstarring Christoph Waltz.
Netflix bets on comedy Ghost and CIAstarring big names like David Harbour, from Stranger Things, and Anthony Mackie, the former Falcon and new Captain America. In addition, there is also the long suspense Excludedwhich promises to be the new darling of fans of the genre.
Check out our list of the best options to watch over the weekend!
1. Everything Everywhere at Once – Amazon Prime Video
One of the most praised films of 2022 is now available to Amazon Prime Video subscribers. Everything Everywhere at the Same Time was a critical success, to the point of being nominated for no less than 11 Academy Awards. If you win all of them, you will reach the record that only three feature films have achieved in the entire history of the award: ben hur (1959), Titanic (1997) and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003).
All in Everywhere at Once was nominated for 11 Academy AwardsSource: Amazon Prime Video
The film tells the story of Evelyn Wang, a Chinese immigrant who becomes a hero overnight after an interdimensional rupture in space-time. Now she needs to use her special powers to organize all the mess between parallel universes, and finally be able to return to her original home.
2. The Consultant – Season 1 – Amazon Prime Video
The series, starring Christoph Waltz, winner of two Oscars, is the new big bet of the streaming platform Amazon Prime Video. It features a plot that mixes suspense and mystery, with a light touch of humor. All this in yet another incredible performance by Waltz, showing his gift for playing villains that instill fear in the spectators.
The Consultant promises to be the new hit series exclusive to Amazon Prime VideoSource: Amazon Prime Video
The plot revolves around the mobile game company CompWare. Faced with an imminent crisis, Regus Patoff is hired to be the new boss, and has the mission to make the firm profitable again. However, in addition to new demands, employees also have to deal with problems in their day-to-day work, some even putting their lives at risk.
3. Soltos em Salvador – Season 3 – Amazon Prime Video
One of the most controversial reality shows of recent years is back. loose in floripa now it’s called Loose in Salvador because of the new location, since the group of young singles travels to the capital of Bahia to enjoy the atmosphere of making out and, of course, a lot of bullshit between the participants.
Soltos em Salvador promises to return with the controversies of the first season to leverage the popularity of the reality showSource: Amazon Prime Video
The Amazon Prime Video reality show has collected controversies in recent editions. The most serious involved scenes of almost explicit sex between the participants, in addition to the impolite behavior of some young people. The second season adopted a lighter approach, and ended up not having the same success as the previous one. With this, it is expected that the new episodes will appeal again in search of more popularity.
4. Ghost and the CIA – Netflix
based on the short story Ernestby the American author Geoff Manaugh, ghost and co tells the story of Kevin, whose family finds a ghost, named Ernest, haunting their new home. The paranormal presence ends up being a sensation on social networks, causing the government to trigger the CIA to investigate the supernatural events in the residence.
Phantom and CIA has everything to be the new darling comedy of the streaming service audienceSource: Netflix
The film features the presence of stars David Harbour, famous for playing Sheriff Jim Hopper on the series Stranger Things, also from Netflix, and Anthony Mackie, the former Marvel hero Falcon, and who has now taken over as the new Captain America. The feature promises to be the platform’s new great success, since comedy films are more popular with the Brazilian public.
5. Excluded – Netflix
And if there’s another genre that’s also popular on Netflix, it’s suspense. There are many films and series with plots that are beyond mysterious, and that top the most popular lists on the platform. Therefore, Excluded has what it takes to be the new darling of streaming, as the film premiered last week in the UK, and quickly became a critical success.
Outcasts is a heart-pounding thriller that comes exclusively to NetflixSource: Netflix
The story revolves around an upper-class woman, who lives what for her is a perfect life. However, everything starts to go wrong when two strangers arrive in her area in a suburb of the United States. Now, little by little, she is seeing everything she has achieved, in a somewhat questionable way, she is slowly falling apart, and her mask is falling off.
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Now that you have good options for what to watch over the weekend, just prepare the popcorn and check out all the best streaming services here in Brazil. Stay connected here on Minha Série and stay up to date!