Last week saw the emergence of several older theatrical favorites making a big splash on the Netflix Top 10 and it looks like that trend is still alive and well on the platform’s Top 10 Movies in the US today as we have an acclaimed Academy Award nominee joining in on the fun. There have also been a healthy number of reality shows on the platform’s Top 10 TV Shows in the US and today marks the appearance of another favorite under that category. Allow us to get more into specifics in our following breakdown of Netflix’s most popular titles (opens in new tab) below.
Top 10 Movies On Netflix In The US – August 8, 2022
Once again, 2022’s cinematic adaptation of the Uncharted video games has struck gold at Number One on Netflix’s Top 10 Movies today, followed by four new Netflix original movies in a row: the romantic Purple Heartsthe action-packed Korean movie Carterthe funny and romantic Wedding Seasonand the funny and action-packed The Gray Man. Down a spot from yesterday is Blake Lively-led 2015 fantasy The Age of Adaline above Illumination’s Sing 2which has stolen seventh place from the 2011 comedy Tower Heist. Rounding out the bottom two spots are a pair of newcomers: The Informer — a star-studded crime thriller from 2019 — and flight — an Oscar-nominated drama featuring one of Denzel Washington’s best performances and great direction by Robert Zemeckis.
- 1. Uncharted
- 2. Purple Hearts
- 3. Carter
- 4.Wedding Season
- 5. The Gray Man
- 6. The Age of Adaline
- 7. Sing 2
- 8. Tower Heist
- 9. The Informer
- 10. Flight
Top 10 TV Shows On Netflix In The US – August 8, 2022
It came as no surprise that one of the most highly anticipated new DC TV shows, The Sandman, would rule Netflix’s Top 10 TV Shows over the weekend after its August 5 premiere and it looks like fans are not sleeping on it today either. There are not too many major changes from yesterday to report, actually, with feel-good hit Virgin River still in second place, survival thriller Keep Breathing in fifth above Neil Patrick Harris’ uncoupledwhich is also followed by History Channel’s aloneSouth Korean court room dramedy Extraordinary Attorney Wooand intriguing true crime docuseries The Most Hated Man on the Internet again. However, Stranger Things has suddenly surpassed the eye-popping rock ‘n roll chaos documented in Trainwreck: Woodstock ’99 and the bottom spot — previously held by popular children’s program Cocomelon — has been usurped by hit reality TV series Pawn Stars.
- 1. The Sandman
- 2. Virgin River
- 3. Stranger Things
- 4. Trainwreck: Woodstock ’99
- 5. Keep Breathing
- 6. Uncoupled
- 7. Alone
- 8. Extraordinary Attorney Woo
- 9. The Most Hated Man on the Internet
- 10. Pawn Stars
There are plenty of potential Netflix Top 10 champions arriving this week, such as the Jamie Foxx and Snoop Dogg-led horror-comedy movie Day Shift coming out Friday, August 12, or Season 3 of Locke & Key — based on Joe Hill’s comic — which premieres this Wednesday. Be sure to check back to see how those titles succeed and how else viewers use their Netflix subscriptions on a daily basis, in our next breakdowns.
View the Netflix Top 10 lists for Sunday, August 7, 2022.