Summer is all about being outside with friends and soaking up the sun! But for some, it means staying inside all day and binging Netflix, in which case, you’re reading the right article! Here are 25 comedy specials, TV shows, documentaries and movies you should be watching right now!
1. Twin Peaks
Twin Peaks is a Netflix cult classic. Fans are ecstatic about the fact that after 25 years, the show has returned, picking right back up where it left off. The newest version of the show is on Showtime, but you can binge up to the revival on Netflix! The story is centered around the surprise of a small town when their homecoming queen is murdered. Creepy, right? That’s just the beginning. This show will make you need to watch an episode of SpongeBob before going to bed so that you don’t have nightmares.
2. House of Cards
Need a break from our current administration? Do yourself a favor and watch House of Cards. This American political drama follows a congressman, Frank Underwood, who works with his equally as manipulative wife, Claire, to get revenge on those who have wronged him. This series is a recreation of the BBC series of the same name, which shows how Washington is taken by storm. Want to learn how to manipulate everyone in your life into doing exactly what you want them to do? Stream this show.
3. Orange is the New Black
Season 5 of Orange is the New Black was just released and we are all very excited. In case you have been living under a rock for the past five years, Orange is the New Black follows Piper Chapman, a wealthy New York City woman who has been convicted of smuggling a suitcase full of money back in her college years. She experiences the harsh awakening of prison life but soon rises to the top as one of the women’s federal prison’s leaders. The show, while great on its own, has started a nationwide conversation on the conditions of women’s prisons.