I share recommendations with my friends. These are the ones I watched and liked or were recommended to me that I really liked. Fair warning that most of it is not 20 something oriented. If some of our members have favorites that aren't listed, feel free to post them.

Movies on netflix:
Warhorse
Valkyrie
Boy in Striped Pajamas
Zhivago-
Schindler’s List
The Pianist
The Lives of Others
The Imitation Game
Silence of the Lambs
Gosford Park
Outlaw King
Mudbound
Roma


Series on Netflix
The Fall
The Last Kingdom
Rectify
Witnesses
Broadchurch
Happy Valley
Hinterland
Collateral
Stranger Things
Narcos
Making a Murderer
Mindhunter
Dark
Breaking Bad-I liked it, but not crazy about it. He was too far off my moral compass.
Bloodline
Madmen
The Break
A lot of good films are available for free as dvds you can order but I don’t know if that applies in all countries: Il Postino, Cinema Paradiso, Mediterraneo, the newer Jane Austen movies etc.

Series On HBO:
Sopranos
The Wire
Game of Thrones

Movies on HBO
:
Conspiracy
Angela’s Ashes
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
The Client
The Count of Monte Cristo
The Gathering Storm
My Big Fat Greek Wedding
The Shipping News-so so film, fabulous book
Signs
A Walk in the Clouds-considered a chick flick, with Keanu Reeves, but I loved it

MHZ series with English subtitles-they’re all fabulous imo
All the “Detective” Montalbano episodes
All the “A French Village” episodes
All “The Octopus” episodes (La Piovra)
“Spiral”- French, excellent crime procedural

Amazon Prime
The Best of Youth Italian with English subtitles. Stupendous. If you want to understand something about modern Italy this is the one
La Scorta
Bread and Tulips-I can’t believe they’re making you rent it. It used to be free with Prime
The Choice
The oldie with Loren and Mastroianni-Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow is inc. but all the rest you have to pay for.

The Sopranos are included

Line of Duty-BBC, absolutely excellent
Prime Suspect-Helen Mirren
Foyle’s War
Smila’s Sense of Snow
Endeavor
Unforgotten
Place of Execution
There’s lots of traditional ones: Inspector Morse, Vera, Inspector Lewis
Witness
Europa, Europa
The Garden of the Finzi Continis
Spring 1941
Within the Whirlwind
A French Village-great news, you don’t have to join MHZ
The Magnificent Seven
High Noon and dozens and dozens of other classics
Really wrong they make you pay for all the good Italian movies: Il Postino, Cinema Paradiso, Mediterraneo