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Streaming treats from Netflix this Holy Week

/ 12:10 AM April 12, 2019

Wondering what to stream on Netflix during Holy Week? You can choose between comedy, thrillers, animation and shows about nature.

There are plenty of romance titles, too, that celebrate the duality of love—from awkward first dates and bewitching love triangles, to heartbreaks and joyful expressions of love.


We have compiled a rundown of titles that you can choose from.



“Ultraman” (now streaming)


Shinjiro, the son of Ultraman, has big shoes—and a big suit—to fill. Aliens are threatening the Earth. It’s up to the young hero to save the day.

“No Good Nick”(April 15)

A teenager con artist tries to get into the lives of a family. Sean Astin and Melissa Joan Hart star in this fun tween show.

“Unicorn Store” (now streaming)

In Brie Larson’s first directorial debut, a down-on-her-luck painter gets a chance to adopt a unicorn. Wait, what? Just watch it.

“Kim’s Convenience,” Season 3 (now streaming)


See the hilarious adventures of a Korean-Canadian family living in Toronto as they deal with customers, each other and the evolving world around them. This comedy show didn’t win six Canadian Screen Awards for nothing.

“Modern Family,” Season 9 (now streaming)

What is TV’s favorite modern family up to now? Phil’s managing a magical business, Manny’s going to college (he’s all grown-up!), and Hayley’s struggling in her new job.


“Our Planet” (now streaming)

‘Our Planet’

Feast your eyes on never-before-seen footage of wildlife and their habitats! What’s more, Emmy and Bafta winner Sir David Attenborough narrates this spectacular series. Best seen on HD!

“You vs Wild” (now streaming)

Survival instructor extraordinaire Bear Grylls needs your help to survive, thrive and complete his missions. Yup, in this interactive show, you’re calling the shots.


“The Perfect Date” (starts streaming today)

Noah Centineo in “The Perfect Date”

Noah Centineo becomes a plus one for hire in this rom-com, which also stars Laura Marano and Camila Mendes.

“Special” (starts streaming today)

Ryan is a gay man with mild cerebral palsy. Learn about his awkward first date, first kiss and more firsts in this heartwarming show.

“My First First Love” (April 18)

K-drama stars Ji Soo, Jung Chae-yeon and Jung Jin-young send the “kilig” scale soaring in this teen romance.

“Someone Great” (April 19)

This modern rom-com will make you laugh, cry and fall in love.

“Chilling Adventures of Sabrina,” Part 2 (now streaming)

Sabrina gives in to her dark side, struggles to keep close with her mortal friends and gets involved in a love triangle. There are plenty of bewitching stares and surprising scares this time around!

“Call Me by Your Name” (now streaming)

Elio and Oliver’s love story will make you want to go on a trip to idyllic Italy and listen to Sufjan Stevens’ “Mystery of Love.”

“Dating Around” (now streaming)

Every episode is chock-full of flirty banter, awkward exchanges and moments of true connection.

“That Thing Called Tadhana”(now streaming)

Angelica Panganiban (left) and JM de Guzman in “That Thing Called Tadhana”

Angelica Panganiban’s critically acclaimed rom-com serves up comedic gems and relationship truths.

“A Second Chance” (now streaming)

The sequel to the blockbuster hit “One More Chance” explores the highs and lows of married life.


“Persona” (now streaming)

K-pop singer IU stars opposite award-winning actress Bae Doona in this eclectic collection of stories.

“The Silence” (starts streaming today)

From the director of “Annabelle,” the film features deadly creatures that hunt by sound.

“Santa Clarita Diet,” Season 3 (now streaming)

Sheila and Joel are having issues. She’s searching for meaning. He’s preoccupied, investigating a secret society. Life and undeath can be so stressful.

“Love, Death + Robots” (now streaming)

Terrifying creatures, wicked surprises and dark comedy—these 18 animated short films presented by Tim Miller and David Fincher are anything but tame.

“Venom”(now streaming)

Tom Hardy adds star power to this action-packed movie about a snarky alien symbiote that gives a down-on-his-luck man remarkable superpowers.

“Spider-Man: Homecoming”(now streaming)

Tom Holland in “Spider-Man: Homecoming”

When your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man isn’t busy with homework, he’s fighting Vulture, a new nemesis.

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