In the world of streaming there is a king, and his name is Netflix. The platform has something for all tastes and ages, but also for geographies. And it is that just as our musical tastes vary from one country to another, we are not always following the same stories in all of Latin America. For sample, this list with the most viewed series and movies on Netflix Spain this week.
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1. Where is Marta?
The young Spanish Marta Del Castillo disappeared at the beginning of 2009, and even when the case was investigated and the ex-boyfriend – confessed – was even imprisoned for his crime, her body never appeared. More than 12 years after his disappearance, family, friends and police analyze before the cameras one of the most mysterious police events in recent decades.
2. Narcos: Mexico: Season 3
Following the success of the original, this companion series of Narcos returns for its third and final season. The original took place in Colombia, although this one –as its name indicates– focuses on drug trafficking in Mexico in the 1980s. Diego Luna will reprise his leading role as Félix Gallardo, leader of the Guadalajara Cartel and founder of modern drug trafficking in the country.
3. Love with surety
Mónica Naranjo presents this new format in which six couples undergo a new lie detector. They all claim to have a sincere relationship, but now, they will have to prove it. Aleix and Mar, Paula and Daniel, Adrián and Laura, Fran and Jose, Katherine and Kevin, and Carles and Cristina will compete for a cash prize of up to 100,000 euros (about $ 113,600). Telling the truth, as painful as it may be, will earn them money, but if they lie, the number will automatically decrease.
A few days after having released its first season on Netflix, this story set in the gaming universe of League of Legends (LoL) has gained hordes of followers. As discord separates the twin cities of Piltover and Zaun, two sisters engage in a fierce war between magical technologies and opposing convictions.
On Maid (Things to clean) Margaret Qualley plays a young woman on the run from an abusive relationship with her young daughter and finds a job cleaning houses, all while building a better future for herself and her little girl. Limited series of 10 chapters – there will be no second season -, the story is inspired by the book Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive by Stephanie Land. So far it has received rave reviews, praising Qualley’s handling of sensitive subjects and excellent acting.
1. Red Notice
Red Notice It was originally going to be one of the great Universal Pictures movies of 2020, but Universal’s losses are Netflix’s profits. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson heads the film as John Hartley of the FBI. Ryan Reynolds and Gal Gadot co-headline the film as two of John’s most elusive targets, Nolan Booth and Sarah Black. Regardless of the shared enmity between Nolan and Sarah, they are soon forced to confront John in the heist of their lives. But can the members of this diverse trio trust each other? No. No, they really can’t. And that’s why the movie is so funny.
2. Bad Boys for Life
The years do not pass in vain, and that is well known by the –another– police officers. badasses from all over Florida. Marcus Burnett (Martin Lawrence) is counting down the days to his well-deserved retirement, but his partner Mike (Will Smith) is in the throes of midlife crisis when he becomes the target of a ruthless drug cartel. Will Marcus be able to leave his childhood friend alone in these difficult times? Of course not, and the action quickly begins!
3. Love Hard
An unlucky Los Angeles girl falls in love with a guy from the East Coast through a dating app. She decides to surprise him for Christmas, but she is surprised when she discovers that she has been scammed. However, as it turns out that the boy she is in love with and she live in the same city, the guy who cheated on her proposes a deal: he will get them a date, but only if she pretends to be his girlfriend during the end-of-year parties. .
The Lombard town of Brembate di Sopra is shocked by the murder of Yara Gambirasio, a girl barely thirteen years old. In doing her best to bring the murderer to justice, prosecutor Letizia Ruggeri has only a few traces of DNA, but without a database to compare them, they are useless. Anyone else in his case would lower his arms, but the determination of this prosecutor has no limits. Based on a real case
4. Army of Thieves
If the name reminds you of something, you are correct. It is a prequel to Army of the Dead –too released this 2021 on Netflix– in which we see a mysterious woman recruiting Dieter, a nondescript banker for her gang. Dieter’s skill? You can open safes using only your keen hearing. Dieter is not a criminal, of course: but the world is distracted by what is happening in Las Vegas and it is the ideal time to tour (and open) the most famous vaults in Europe, become millionaires and, incidentally, give a return to the boring life of Dieter. Matthias Schweighöfer directs and stars in the prequel which has been very well received.
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