Netflix movies and series: Understated

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241 movies and series in the understated category


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A man returns to his childhood hometown, where he meets the happily married woman he once jilted, while his best friend endures a more volatile union.
20 April 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 118 minutes
Manglehorn
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A reclusive small-town locksmith who can't stop writing letters to a lost love meets a kindly bank teller who challenges him to look to the future.
20 April 2017 | Movie | 2014 | 97 minutes
The Chosen
In 1937, Spanish revolutionary Ramón trains as a Soviet spy, impersonating a wealthy Belgian as part of a plot to assassinate Leon Trotsky in Mexico.
20 April 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 110 minutes
IT Champions
In Hong Kong, elite IT professionals young and old reveal their inspirations, roadblocks, triumphs and heartbreaks with touching and funny flair.
13 April 2017 | Show | 2014
Lavender
After discovering old fractures in her skull, a photographer recovering from amnesia becomes increasingly haunted by a sinister childhood secret.
13 April 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 92 minutes
Killa
Growing up poses challenges for Chinu when he moves from city to country and encounters a youth culture far different from what he's used to.
13 April 2017 | Movie | 2014 | 107 minutes | Watch trailer
The Discovery
A scientist whose proof of an afterlife caused a rash of suicides forges ahead with his research, while his disapproving son falls for a troubled woman.
13 April 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 102 minutes
The Eyes of My Mother
At the remote farmhouse where she once witnessed a traumatic childhood event, a young woman develops a grisly fascination with violence.
13 April 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 76 minutes
Lazy Eye
After a conflicted graphic designer invites an old flame to his home in the California desert, the two share a passionate and soul-searching weekend.
13 April 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 87 minutes
Dancing Quietly
After years of battling a deep depression, a young woman attempts to pass an important exam with the help of a fellow student.
4 April 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 69 minutes
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The Battle of Midway
Director John Ford captures combat footage of the Battle of Midway, an air and sea campaign that was a turning point in the war in the Pacific.
4 April 2017 | Documentaries | 1942 | 18 minutes
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Five Nights in Maine
After his wife dies in a car accident, a grief-stricken man visits his estranged mother-in-law in Maine, where they try to help each other heal.
4 April 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 82 minutes
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The Tenth Man
After spending much of his adult life in New York, an affable economist returns home to Buenos Aires and tries to reconnect with his aloof father.
4 April 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 80 minutes
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Slam
Teen father-to-be Sam imagines his future as a young parent and finds a surprising mentor while reading about his idol, pro skateboarder Tony Hawk.
30 March 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 98 minutes
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Sacro GRA
Italian filmmaker Gianfranco Rosi turns his eye to his own country, roaming and filming for over two years in a minivan on Rome's giant ring road.
23 March 2017 | Documentaries | 2013 | 91 minutes
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The People vs. Fritz Bauer
After learning that Adolf Eichmann is living in Argentina, German attorney general Fritz Bauer risks treason to ensure the escaped Nazi faces justice.
23 March 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 105 minutes
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Angry Indian Goddesses
A photographer invites a close-knit group of female pals to her Goa home to announce her engagement, which stirs up a riot of emotion in all of them.
17 March 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 103 minutes
Being 17
Rival teenagers are forced to live together when the mother of one is hospitalized, prompting an invitation from the other boy's mother.
17 March 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 114 minutes
A Heavy Heart
Long past his heyday, a still-virile boxer tries to reconnect with his daughter as he confronts the onset of a terminal, degenerative neural disorder.
14 March 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 109 minutes
100 Metros
A man who is diagnosed with multiple sclerosis responds by training for an Ironman triathlon, with his cranky father-in-law's help.
14 March 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 108 minutes
Revelations
After four years together, a husband and wife become entangled in secret, sexually charged relationships that threaten to unravel their marriage.
9 March 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 117 minutes
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Match
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As a couple interviews a renowned dance professor for their dissertation, their probing questions soon betray a hidden agenda.
9 March 2017 | Movie | 2014 | 92 minutes
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Chandani: The Daughter of the Elephant Whisperer
With dreams of becoming an elephant driver like her father, Chandani takes responsibility for a young calf named Kandula and learns the ropes from a kindly ranger. But most people aren't prepared to accept a girl working in a man's profession.
9 March 2017 | Documentaries | 2010 | 86 minutes
Win It All
After losing $50,000 that wasn't his, gambling addict Eddie starts to rebuild his life. But an unwelcome surprise pushes him toward his old ways.
9 March 2017 | Movie | 2017 | 88 minutes
Finding Altamira
The discovery of prehistoric paintings in Spanish caves leads a 19th-century archaeologist into a lifelong struggle to have them accepted as genuine.
2 March 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 93 minutes
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Aram, Aram
Newly orphaned Aram leaves Beirut to live with his grandfather in Los Angeles, and overwhelmed by culture shock, he falls prey to an Armenian gang.
23 February 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 79 minutes
Clouds of Sils Maria
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A middle-aged actress is cast in a film adaptation of the play that made her famous 20 years earlier, but in a much less glamorous role.
16 February 2017 | Movie | 2014 | 123 minutes
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Chauthi Koot
Related tales of a family seeking refuge and two men on a train to Amritsar evoke the dreadful unease surrounding Hindu-Sikh tensions in 1980s Punjab.
9 February 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 116 minutes
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Elephant's Dream
This documentary chronicles the struggles and dreams of a postal clerk, a railway guard and a firefighter in the crumbling Congo capital of Kinshasa.
9 February 2017 | Documentaries | 2014 | 77 minutes
Imperial Dreams
A young father returns home from jail eager to care for his son and become a writer, but crime, poverty and a flawed system threaten his plans.
9 February 2017 | Movie | 2014 | 86 minutes
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