Netflix reveals 2020 film slate, including 4 genre projects

Netflix has a heap of original films on the way, including a few sci-fi, fantasy and horror projects

New year, new content: Netflix welcomed in 2020 by releasing a massive list of upcoming original films on Twitter this week, with a few good-looking genre endeavours among them.

Click through to check out the full list, including attached talent and quick synopses:

For those who can’t be bothered to sniff out the sci-fi, fantasy and horror projects for themselves, read more about them below.

THE OLD GUARD: From director Gina Prince-Bythewood, Charlize Theron and Kiki Layne lead a covert group of immortal mercenaries who must fight to keep their team together when they discover the existence of a new immortal and their extraordinary abilities are exposed.

THE PLATFORM: In a future dystopia, prisoners housed in vertically stacked cells watch hungrily as food descends from above — feeding the upper tiers, but leaving those below ravenous and radicalised.

OVER THE MOON: Animation icon Glen Keane makes his feature directorial debut in this musical adventure about a girl who builds a rocket ship to travel to the moon in order to prove to her father that a legendary Moon Goddess really exists.

JINGLE JANGLE: From writer/director David E. Talbert, a holiday musical tale of an embattled toymaker, his precocious granddaughter, and a magical invention. Forest Whitaker, Keegan-Michael Key and Madelen Mills star.

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