Discover great movies and shows to watch

agoodmovietowatch is a curated collection of movies and shows on popular streaming services. We recommend highly-rated and often little-known titles from the world's best filmmakers and showrunners. Read More.

agoodmovietowatch

Private Life 2018 / Available On Streaming Rental or Purchase

8.1
B
Bilal, Staff

Paul Giamatti, man. Ever watched Win/Win? What a performance. I didn’t think he could do any better than that. But here he did.

This movie is now on Netflix. It’s about a couple that is trying to have a kid but can’t. Their frustration grows, but so does their willingness to do whatever it takes to become parents. They try to adopt, go to fertility clinics and ultimately ask their niece to donate her eggs. To really work, such a plot requires well-written, multifaceted characters one can relate to. I did, and it really worked.

3

Littlebigfan
Guest
L
Littlebigfan

This didn’t work for me. It’s a 90 minute movie stuffed into 2+ hours. Some great lines, but the plot points were all waiting for a conclusion that didn’t really seem worth the time.

moobees
Member
m
moobees

If you watch movies for the characters, you will love Private Life.

Shasha
Guest
S
Shasha

Poor thriller. The story doesn’t adds up! Sometimes it doesn’t even make sense (the story). Didn’t like it!

avatar
Best Film

Watching Options

Data generously supplied byJustWatch

Thanks

Thank you to our subscribers and to the EU for making this suggestion possible.
150 Unlock 150 exclusive suggestions
Get the premium-only newsletter (you can also easily mute it)
Mark suggestions as seen and loved
Add your name to our patrons page