What are the top Irish movies and TV shows to watch on Netflix?

J. Sta. Ana - Contributor

If you want a change of pace from watching Hollywood dramas, you may want to try Irish cinematic films and TV series. Why? Well, aside from their talented pool of actors and directors, their stories are of different genres - from romance to comedy, you can always find one that could appeal to you. Or if you're not into chummy plots, you can also find thriller and action films or series. Plus, they have scenic shooting locations and it's almost like you're already exploring Ireland in the comforts of your home. Wouldn't that make you try their flicks?

From the creations of Irish filmmakers to half-Irish (or full-blooded) actors, I curated a list of the best Irish films on Netflix. I also added top Irish TV shows that should definitely be on your watchlist. Whether you're just looking for movies set in Ireland or simply scouting for your next go-to series, I have definite answers for that. To make it easier, I only included those Irish films and TV shows available on Netflix. Yes, you can stream these on your smartphone, laptop, or smart TV - whichever you prefer. Also, since St. Patrick's day is almost here, might as well celebrate it by supporting Irish entertainment. So, what are you waiting for? Stream the top Irish movies and TV shows on Netflix now and tell us your thoughts in the comment section below! Oh, and don't forget to vote for your favorite. Enjoy!

  1. 1The Fall


    The Fall is a British-Irish crime thriller television series created by Allan Cubitt starring Gillian Anderson and Jamie Dornan that aired on BBC Two and RTE One from 2013 to 2016 with three seasons.

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  1. 2Brain on Fire


    Brain on Fire is a true to life film directed by Gerard Barrett. It was initially released in 2017 and it features Chole Grace Moretz as Susannah Cahalan along with Richard Armitage, Thomas Mann, Jenny Slate, and more.

  2. 3The Lodgers


    The Lodgers is a drama-thriller movie directed by Brian O'Malley. It was first released on February 28, 2018, in Indonesia. The film's cast includes Charlotte Vega, Bill Milner, Eugene Simon, and more.

  1. 4Hostage to the Devil


    Hostage to the Devil is a movie directed by Marty Stalker. It is based on the book written by Father Malachi Martin, an Irish Jesuit, and his anecdotes as of exorcisms. 

  2. 5The Young Offenders


    Starring Chris Walley and Alex Murphy, The Young Offenders is a comedy TV show directed by Peter Foott. Its first season was released on September 16, 2016, in Ireland.


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