Netflix Reccomendations- December


Luke Resser, Messenger Reporter

Full Metal Jacket

Over Stanley Kubrick’s career, he has been at the helm of many incredible films. In this 1987 war drama, he gives his take on the Vietnam War. This film’s dark themes and tone that are at times comedic have cemented it as a classic. Starring Matthew Modine, R. Lee Henry, and Vincent D’Onofrio, and many more great performances, this is a film you won’t want to miss.


V for Vendetta

This iconic film about a masked vigilante features an all-star cast. With Hugo Weaving, Natalie Portman, John Hurt, and written by the Wachowskis, you don’t want to miss this film. V for Vendetta tells the story of a fascist London and the vigilante trying to take it down. If you enjoy films about dystopian societies, this is the film for you.



Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

The sequel to 2014’s Guardians of the Galaxy was a decent follow up to the original film. Adding Kurt Russell, Pom Klementieff, and Sylvester Stallone to the cast brought forward new interesting characters to the series. If you enjoy superhero movies, don’t miss this film.


Nacho Libre

Jack Black’s now iconic film features his typical style of comedy. Directed by Jared Hess, the star of Napoleon Dynamite, you know exactly what you’re getting. If you need to take a break and relax with a goofy comedy movie, watch Nacho Libre.