Marvel Studios and DC Studios still reign supreme when it comes to superhero movies. Imagine, in a year, they can release 3-4 superhero movies at the same time. Also, these movies are related to each other. Acquiring the blockbuster Marvel Studios and DC Studios can be difficult. But there are other companies that are trying to make superhero movies, one of them is Netflix. It turns out that Netflix has made a lot of superhero movies. Anything?
Code 8 is a movie directed by Jeff Chan that tells the story of a man named Conner Reed who has the power. But unlike most superhero movies, Reed fell into the world of crime due to the financial problems he faced. On the other hand, Reed also had to take care of his sick mother. Interestingly, Reed isn’t the only one with superpowers, as almost everyone has their own powers. Those who can must fight to survive. In this movie, Jeff Chang wants to show that the supernatural is not like other movies that always defend the truth.
Directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman, Project Power is a Netflix blockbuster that will be released on August 14, 2020. This movie features top Hollywood actors like Jamie Foxx, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Dominique Fishback. The film tells the story of a group of people trying to stop the spread of a drug that can give users superhuman powers for up to five minutes. The resulting energy will also vary depending on the person drinking it. And again, the user can feel the effect only after taking the drug. For geeks who are bored with traditional superhero movies, I think this movie is a must watch.
The Old Guard
Netflix’s next superhero movie is The Old Guard. The Old Guard is one of the most viewed movies of 2020. Based on the famous graphic novel by Greg Rucka and Leonardo Fernandez, this movie presents a thought-provoking story. This movie tells the story of a group of businessmen who have different skills. They have the power to live forever, and this power is used to protect the world. But interestingly, they lived for hundreds of years without being detected. But one day their power was revealed so much that they fell in many places. Many Hollywood stars are involved in this movie such as Charlize Theron and Chiwetel Ejiofor.
How I Became a Superhero
This film on the theme of French heroes was directed by director Douglas Attal. This movie tells the story of humans who side with the heroes. However, things began to take a turn for the worse when the effects of the drug that was suddenly spreading in France were revealed to humans. Since then, almost everyone living in France has people who can harm themselves and others. Later, two detectives named Moreau and Schaltzmann were appointed to save the city and stop what was happening. The film stars French stars like Pio Marmai and Leila Bekhti.
We Can Be Heroes
We Could Be Heroes is a popular movie on Netflix. Running approximately 97 minutes, the film tells the story of a group of heroes who call themselves The Heroics. When the world is threatened, the heroes step in to protect their homes. But suddenly, the leader of Heroics, Marcus Moren, decided to retire and dedicate himself to raising a daughter named Missy. In the end, Missy realizes that she has just as much power as her friends, and this power is the ultimate key for the heroes when it comes to dealing with dangerous aliens. Although it has many young heroes, this movie can also be enjoyed by older audiences.