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Using Xfinity X1 to Stream the Best Movies & Shows on Netflix


July 13, 2020

Some of you might have a need-to-stream, yet find yourself wondering, “what are the best movies and TV shows on Netflix?” You might also ask, “how can I stream them on my TV?” Netflix has a wide range of TV shows and movies available on their platform for members with a monthly subscription, which you can easily access using Xfinity X1. Simply say “Netflix” (or the title of a particular series) into your X1 Voice Remote, or browse your X1 Apps in the Main Menu and find Netflix there. Once you’re signed in and ready to go, only one question remains: what should you watch first?

We’ve broken down the best movies and TV shows on Netflix, including some great Netflix original series, that you can stream today using Xfinity X1, or by simply speaking into your Voice Remote. Read on, then get ready to watch these binge-worthy fan favorites.

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The best Netflix Originals to start streaming now

Space Force

A four-star general is tapped by the White House to lead a new branch of the armed forces with the goal of achieving total space dominance and getting American boots on the moon (again) by 2024. To start streaming right now, simply say “Space Force” into your X1 Voice Remote, and your wish is X1’s command.


Tyler Rake (Chris Hemsworth), a fearless black market mercenary, embarks on the most deadly extraction of his career when he’s enlisted to rescue the kidnapped son of an imprisoned international crime lord. Stream it on Netflix using Xfinity X1 today.

The Old Guard

After centuries of protecting mankind, a covert team of noble mercenaries with a mysterious inability to die are suddenly exposed and must now fight to keep their identity a secret just as an unexpected new member is discovered.

Other titles you can stream on Netflix

Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

When aspiring musicians Lars (Will Ferrell) and Sigrit (Rachel McAdams) are given the opportunity of a lifetime to represent their country at the world’s biggest song competition, they finally have a chance to prove that any dream worth having is a dream worth fighting for.

The Umbrella Academy

A dysfunctional family of superheroes comes together to solve the mystery of their father’s death, the treat of the apocalypse, and more.


A financial adviser and his family are forced to relocate after dealings with a drug cartel go awry. Catch up on the first three seasons of Ozark – now streaming only on Netflix.

Get caught up on your favorite shows today using X1

So, are you ready to get caught up on some of the best Netflix movies and TV shows? Find Netflix in the same place you find all your entertainment with Xfinity X1. From giving great Netflix recommendations to instantly streaming content at the sound of your voice, X1 has you covered.

Use Xfinity X1 to start streaming movies, TV shows, and more through your favorite apps today. If you have any questions about X1, you can learn more today, or visit our Netflix help and support page.

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