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01/22/2016 08:39 am ET

12 Highest-Rated Movies To Stream On Netflix While You're Snowed In

Time to get comfortable.
Binge-watching is better than a box of chocolates.
Paramount Pictures
Binge-watching is better than a box of chocolates.

Netflix and chill just got too real.

Winter Storm Jonas is bringing a snowpocalypse to the East Coast this weekend, and that can only mean one thing: Let the binge-watching begin.

You could spend hours perusing the Netflix library or using secret codes to access sub-genres no one else is going to like. (I'm looking at you, Kurt Russell tank top movies.) But if you'd rather go with a sure bet, here are 12 of the highest-rated movies on IMDb that are available on Netflix.

  • 12 "Reservoir Dogs" (1992) (IMDB: 8.4)
    A bunch of dudes are super terrible at stealing diamonds. (Image: <a href="http://giphy.com/gifs/quentin-tarantino-reservoir-
    A bunch of dudes are super terrible at stealing diamonds. (Image: Giphy)
  • 11 "To Kill a Mockingbird" (1962) (IMDb: 8.4)
    Racial tension and stuff. We've come a long way. #OscarsSoWhite
    Universal
    Racial tension and stuff. We've come a long way. #OscarsSoWhite
  • 10 "Amélie" (2001) (IMDb: 8.4)
    This movie helps promote all the pictures of gnomes traveling the world. So there's that. (Image: <a href="http://giphy.com/g
    This movie helps promote all the pictures of gnomes traveling the world. So there's that. (Image: Giphy)
  • 9 "Oldboy" (2003) (IMDb: 8.4)
    Wins&nbsp;the&nbsp;award for most creative use of a hammer.
    Show East
    Wins the award for most creative use of a hammer.
  • 8 "American Beauty" (1999) (IMDb: 8.4)
    The best&nbsp;movie featuring a floating plastic&nbsp;bag. (Image: <a href="http://giphy.com/gifs/movie-film-g-FANJWxQ8OJvq"
    The best movie featuring a floating plastic bag. (Image: Giphy)
  • 7 "The Shining" (1980) (IMDb: 8.4)
    Jack Nicholson does his best&nbsp;Ed McMahon impression.
    Warner Bros.
    Jack Nicholson does his best Ed McMahon impression.
  • 6 "Django Unchained" (2012) (IMDb: 8.5)
    Django gets ... unchained. (Image: <a href="http://giphy.com/gifs/leonardo-dicaprio-quentin-tarantino-django-unchained-RZhmtL
    Django gets ... unchained. (Image: Giphy)
  • 5 "Cinema Paradiso" (1988) (IMDb: 8.5)
    Who would've thought&nbsp;movie theaters could be so dramatic?
    Miramax
    Who would've thought movie theaters could be so dramatic?
  • 4 "Léon: The Professional" (1994) (IMDb: 8.6)
    Young Natalie Portman becomes an assassin. (Image: <a href="http://giphy.com/gifs/natalie-portman-queued-leon-DV0psmVytnPcQ"
    Young Natalie Portman becomes an assassin. (Image: Giphy)
  • 3 "City of God" (2002) (IMDb: 8.7)
    A feel-good story about two kids growing up in a violent neighborhood, and, wait, never mind.
    Netflix
    A feel-good story about two kids growing up in a violent neighborhood, and, wait, never mind.
  • 2 "Forrest Gump" (1994) (IMDb: 8.8)
    Tom Hanks is subtly part of every major U.S. cultural event. What else is new? (Image: <a href="http://giphy.com/gifs/thegood
    Giphy/The Good Film
    Tom Hanks is subtly part of every major U.S. cultural event. What else is new? (Image: Giphy)
  • 1 "Pulp Fiction" (1994) (IMDb: 8.9)
    Oh, I'm sorry. Did I break your concentration?
    Miramax
    Oh, I'm sorry. Did I break your concentration?

Happy binging!

Ratings according to IMDb Top 250 movies as of 1/21/16.

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