Netflix

Netflix has evolved into a storytelling powerhouse over the past decade. As the country’s premiere streaming service, Netflix set the standard with its shows and movies for streaming competitors like Hulu and HBO, by offering a seemingly endless archive of big-time videos to binge-watch. Before Netflix was heavily streamed, subscriptions allowed users to receive Netflix films and shows in the format of DVD-by-mail. But now, you can watch Netflix anywhere from your iPhone to your PS4. Exceeding the licensed content that includes fan favorites like the Avengers and Spider-Man, Netflix’s award-winning original movies, TV shows like Black Mirror or Stranger Things, deep diving documentary series, and stand-up comedy specials are consistently the topic of conversation. If you don’t feel like scrolling through the abundance of options, we’ve got you plugged here on Complex with the reoccuring best movies on Netflix and best shows on Netflix. It’s nearly impossible to discuss media and TV with your friends without rooting the best stories back to Netflix. And as 2019 comes to a close, for most of the country, the weather is getting colder. So grab a blanket, some snacks, and get to scrolling. Netflix is in. Cable is out.