How to survive the first mercury retrograde of the year with your dating life intact (according to your zodiac)
How to survive the first mercury retrograde of the year with your dating life intact...

Sarah Finnan

Switching from the new normal back to our old normal. Is it even possible?
Switching from the new normal back to our old normal. Is it even possible?

Amanda Cassidy

Five tips on how to start investing money
Five tips on how to start investing money

IMAGE

A sex and relationships therapist on how keep your relationship healthy during a pandemic
A sex and relationships therapist on how keep your relationship healthy during a pandemic

IMAGE

Restrictions lift today, but are we ready?
Restrictions lift today, but are we ready?

Lauren Heskin

Five simple ways we can all shop more ethically, and build better wardrobes
Five simple ways we can all shop more ethically, and build better wardrobes

Marie Kelly

Life lessons I’m passing onto my daughters
Life lessons I’m passing onto my daughters

Amanda Cassidy

Social media has turned us into needy attention seekers
Social media has turned us into needy attention seekers

Amanda Cassidy

What to eat tonight: 15-minute one-pot vegan linguine with olives, capers and sun-dried tomatoes
What to eat tonight: 15-minute one-pot vegan linguine with olives, capers and sun-dried tomatoes

Meg Walker

Striving to be perfect is holding you back
Striving to be perfect is holding you back

Niamh Ennis

Image / Editorial

5 things worth watching on Netflix this weekend


By Jennifer McShane
07th Mar 2020
5 things worth watching on Netflix this weekend

Award season may be done, but it doesn’t mean Netflix is stopping their onslaught of fresh content. Below is our pick of the best worth watching this weekend 


Spenser Confidential

Spenser (Mark Wahlberg) — an ex-cop better known for making trouble than solving it — just got out of prison and is leaving Boston for good. But first he gets roped into helping his old boxing coach and mentor, Henry (Alan Arkin), with a promising amateur. That’s Hawk (Winston Duke), a brash, no-nonsense MMA fighter convinced he’ll be a tougher opponent than Spenser ever was. When two of Spenser’s former colleagues turn up murdered, he recruits Hawk and his foul-mouthed ex-girlfriend, Cissy (Iliza Shlesinger), to help him investigate and bring the culprits to justice. Inspired by Robert B. Parker’s Wonderland, a best-selling novel by Ace Atkins.

Love is Blind: Reunion

If you need another Love is Blind fix, you’re in luck. You can join Jessica, Mark, Lauren, Cameron, Barnett, Amber, Carlton, Diamond, Kelly, Kenny, Giannina and Damian as they share with Nick and Vanessa Lachey what they’ve learned from their experiences and what it was like to see it play out on screen. After a highly-anticipated season finale, Nick and Vanessa Lachey bring the cast of Love is Blind back together for the first time to spill the tea and come clean on the season’s juiciest moments.

Shutter Island

Shutter Island is the story of two U.S. marshals, Teddy Daniels (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Chuck Aule (Mark Ruffalo), who are summoned to a remote and barren island off the coast of Massachusetts to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a murderess from the island’s fortress-like hospital for the criminally insane. It’s a career-best from both DiCaprio and director Martin Scorsese and when you get to the final scene, you’ll question every scene you watched before it. A brilliant thriller.

Apollo 11

This one is a cinematic event 50 years in the making. Crafted from a newly-discovered trove of 65mm footage, and more than 11,000 hours of uncatalogued audio recordings, Apollo 11 takes us straight to the heart of NASA’s most celebrated mission— the one that first put men on the moon, and forever made Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin into household names. Immersed in the perspectives of the astronauts, the team in Mission Control, and the millions of spectators on the ground, we vividly experience those momentous days and hours in 1969 when humankind took a giant leap into the future.

Ugly Delicious: Season 2  

Ugly Delicious returns for a second season from James Beard Award-Winning Chef David Chang and Academy Award-Winner Morgan Neville. The second season of the hit series continues to challenge both our taste buds and our minds as Chef Chang travels the world with writers and chefs, activists and artists, who use food as a vehicle to break down cultural barriers, tackle misconceptions and uncover shared experiences. And this season ventures into more of the unknown, including the world of parenting as Chang gears up to become a first-time father.