2017 was yet another year during which Netflix dominated the film industry. The company managed to do over 1,000 hours of Hollywood original shows. This means Netflix used about 11.4 percent of all the hours in 2017 streaming original films some of which have been regarded as the best Hollywood movies. The shows exhibited some unique genre to an extent of drawing significant attention and commendation. The company is certainly one of the strongest leaders of the industry. Its revenue is estimated at $11 billion against an estimated expenditure of $6 billion. It is not clear if the same performance level can be sustained beyond 2017 because the net neutrality is subject to threat and competition from Apple, Amazon and Facebook is rising.
Meanwhile, Netflix has produced certainly good films and it should get credit for that. Some of its top Hollywood movies include The Godfather, Jaw, Goodfellas, Mudbound, among others. Although the movies got criticized because of allegations to do with sexual harassment and assault, there are other sincerely excellent productions that became very popular in 2017. A sample of the six best Netflix releases in 2017 is as follows:
- Master of None
The show has 10 episodes of 30 minutes each. It balances the much that one can say about the human experiences of the present and some comedy. It was one of the most outstanding debuts of season 2. It is easy to notice the way the characters don’t relate, but it is not easy not to like them.
2. Lady Dynamite
The show has eight episodes of 30 minutes each. It is a comedy film with the most innovation and creativity so far. The show examines the efforts of managing a mental health problem and at the same time succeeds in the business of entertainment. It is one of the debuts of season 2 that portrayed Netflix as a ridiculous and possibly a very powerful company.
3. Bojack Horseman
There are 12 episodes in this show, each of which takes 30 minutes. It is considered to be one of the fantastic shows of season 4. The season examined depression as possibly a generational issue, while trying to maintain some amusement. Each episode is filled with valuable analysis of the society. The beauty of the cartoon art is surprisingly unmatched.
4.Stranger Things 2
The show has a runtime of nine episodes of 50 minutes each. It is one of the most popular on the list of Hollywood films. The second season show is not as firm and stable as the first. There is one episode that seems to attract hate from almost all the viewers, but the show still remains funny.
This show made its debut in season 1. It has 10 episodes of 30 minutes each. It turned out to be the most suitable show in 2017 because it is clearly a crowd- pleaser. It re-examines a female wrestling league that was finally doomed. The 1980s league became the most fitting choice for the present political and social environment. Although there are some flaws, cheering the different and unique characters was irresistible.
6. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
The show has 13 episodes of 30 minutes each. It debuted in 2015 as a season three show. By then, Netflix originals were few and people had to check out the early standout that was clear. The show appeared to be immersed in the several options available in the year. The buzz was much less than before. However, the show was still as entertaining and worthy as ever.
There were several other Hollywood releases that could be ranked together with the above as the best in 2017. Some of them are among the latest Hollywood films and very popular English movies. Hollywood updates keep the enthusiasts abreast of any new releases that rock the industry.