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10 top-reviewed movies (Dec. '17)

You have a hard time figuring out which great highly-rated movies are airing on Netflix? Problem solved: check out these 10 top-reviewed movies we recommend you to watch in December!

All movies are award winning and currently streaming on Netflix USA. Did you watch one and highly enjoyed it? Let the rest of us know in the comment section!

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  1. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

    Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

    Recently-retired MI6 agent, George Smiley is doing his best to adjust to a life outside the secret service until a disgraced agent reappears with information concerning a mole at the heart of the service. Smiley is drawn back into the murky field of espionage, tasked with investigating which of his trusted former colleagues has chosen to betray him and their country. Smiley narrows his search to four suspects – all experienced, skilled and successful agents – but past histories, rivalries and friendships make it far from easy to pinpoint the man who is eating away at the heart of the British establishment.

    Directed by Tomas Alfredson
  2. The Hateful Eight (2015)

    The Hateful Eight

    Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.

    Directed by Quentin Tarantino
  3. The Babadook (2014)

    The Babadook

    A single mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.

    Directed by Jennifer Kent
  4. The Big Short (2015)

    The Big Short

    The men who made millions from a global economic meltdown.

    Directed by Adam McKay
  5. Requiem for a Dream (2000)

    Requiem for a Dream

    The hopes and dreams of four ambitious people are shattered when their drug addictions begin spiraling out of control. A look into addiction and how it overcomes the mind and body.

    Directed by Darren Aronofsky
  6. Quiz Show (1994)

    Quiz Show

    Quiz Show is a 1994 American historical drama film which tells the true story of the Twenty One quiz show scandal of the 1950s.

    Directed by Robert Redford
  7. Chicago (2002)

    Chicago

    Murderesses Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart find themselves on death row together and fight for the fame that will keep them from the gallows in 1920s Chicago.

    Directed by Rob Marshall
  8. Boyhood (2014)

    Boyhood

    The film tells a story of a divorced couple trying to raise their young son. The story follows the boy for twelve years, from first grade at age 6 through 12th grade at age 17-18, and examines his relationship with his parents as he grows.

    Directed by Richard Linklater
  9. Blood Diamond (2006)

    Blood Diamond

    An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed countrywide.

    Directed by Edward Zwick
  10. Gone Baby Gone (2007)

    Gone Baby Gone

    When 4 year old Amanda McCready disappears from her home and the police make little headway in solving the case, the girl's aunt, Beatrice McCready hires two private detectives, Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro. The detectives freely admit that they have little experience with this type of case, but the family wants them for two reasons - they're not cops and they know the tough neighborhood in which they all live. As the case progresses, Kenzie and Gennaro face drug dealers, gangs and pedophiles. When they are about to solve the case, they are faced with a moral dilemma that tears them apart.

    Directed by Ben Affleck