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My 10 picks: Netflix blockbusters you'll love watching, No. 6 is terrific

My 10 picks: Netflix blockbusters you'll love watching, No. 6 is terrific
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Are you ready for the weekend? No matter what you're doing, whether it's hanging out by the pool with your family or tucking in for long rainy days reading great books, you'll want to set aside some time for movies.

These are 10 Netflix movies I really think you'll love. Almost all of them were summertime blockbusters at movie theaters that you may have missed. Or, if you saw any of these before, you'll really enjoy watching them again.

You'll want to watch some of them with your whole family, while others are perfect for staying up late with the dogs on the couch and a glass of wine on the coffee table.

1. Silver Linings Playbook

Where to stream it Netflix (free with subscription); Amazon and elsewhere (From $2.99.)

Overview: Starring Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper; from Weinstein Co.

When former teacher Pat Solitanohas' life spins out of control, it gets ever further off track when he meets a mysterious woman.

Note: Jennifer Lawrence won an Oscar for her role in "Silver Linings Playbook."

Mini-Review: "We’re ready for the comedy of craziness, but the depth of compassion is the movie’s silver lining." (Entertainment Weekly.)

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