53 best Netflix movies to watch (and 21 to skip)

Here's the Netflix movies most worth watching and a few you can skip!

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Puss in Boots: The Last Wish

Release Year: 2022

Director: Joel Crawford 

Cast: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek Pinault, Harvey Guillén, Florence Pugh, Olivia Colman, Ray Winstone, Samson Kayo, John Mulaney, Wagner Moura, Da’Vine Joy Randolph, and Anthony Mendez

Puss in Boots: The Last Wish premiered in theaters on Dec. 13, 2022. The animated movie was added to Netflix in July 2023, and it jumped right to the top of the Netflix Top 10 after it was released on the streaming service.

The movie is actually the sixth of the Shrek movies, and it’s the sequel to Puss in Boots, which premiered in 2011.

In the movie, Puss in Boots (Antonio Banderas) only has one life left. He needs to get his eight lives back before it’s too late, and he sets out with Kitty (Salma Hayek Pinault) and Perrito (Harvey Guillén) to find the mythical “last wish” to save his lives.

Puss in Boots: The Last Wish is a must-watch on Netflix for the whole family. If you love animated movies, the Shrek franchise, and Puss in Boots, you have to watch Puss in Boots: The Last Wish while it’s on Netflix. And, that’s why it gets a watch rating from us at Netflix Life.

Verdict: WATCH