Are you looking for the perfect way to kick off 2023 in style? Look no further than this list compiled by the entertainment gurus at JustWatch of the top 10 streamed movies and shows from 2022. These binge-worthy favorites are sure to provide heaps of entertainment, giving you an exciting start to your new year.
From comedies to action flicks, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in 2023 and beyond! So grab the popcorn and get comfy, because it’s time to find out which streaming gems made 2022’s yearly round-up!
There was an abundance of competition in 2022, yet the most-streamed movies of 2022 remain to be blockbuster hits like “Top Gun: Maverick” and DC’s critically acclaimed “The Batman”. Both films garnered a passionate fan following and remain at the top of their respective genres.
Top 10 Movies of 2022 in the United States
1) Top Gun: Maverick
Tom Cruise took to the skies again in this action-packed sequel, blowing our expectations out of the water with his performance as a veteran fighter pilot.
2) The Batman
Robert Pattinson made his debut as the caped crusader in this dark and thrilling crime drama.
3) Thor: Love and Thunder
Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman had us all cheering for Thor and Jane Foster once more in this fantasy-filled blockbuster.
4) Spider-Man: No Way Home
Tom Holland returned to the Marvel Cinematic Universe in this web-slinging adventure, featuring some surprising guest appearances.
5) Everything Everywhere All at Once
A struggling laundromat owner is plunged into a wild and thrilling journey, as she embarks on an extraordinary quest to protect the world by traveling through various alternate universes and connecting with different lives that could have been her own.
6) Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
Benedict Cumberbatch took us on a wild ride through alternate realities in this sequel to the original Doctor Strange film.
7) Jurrasic World Dominion
The dinosaurs returned to the big screen even bigger and badder than before, thanks to a stellar cast led by Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, and the much-anticipated return of Sam Neill, Laura Dern, and Jeff Goldblum.
The horror flick of the year, this film shocked and scared audiences with its unique take on the genre.
9) Minions: The Rise of Gru
Once again, the beloved yellow henchmen stole the spotlight in this action-packed follow-up to 2015’s blockbuster movie Minions!
This stylish horror thriller starring Bill Skarsgard had us all on the edge of our seats.
The top streamed TV shows of 2022 are “House of the Dragon,” which is a new favorite, and Netflix’s record holder “Stranger Things”. Since its release in November, “Wednesday” has rapidly become a fan-favorite and vaulted to the 4th most popular streaming show across the nation.
Top 10 TV Shows of 2022 in the United States
1) Stranger Things
The hit sci-fi drama returned with a vengeance in its fourth season, bringing us back to the world of the Upside Down.
2) House of the Dragon
The prequel to the much-beloved Game of Thrones continues to captivate viewers with its intricate plot and stunning visuals.
Zendaya leads this coming-of-age drama about a group of high schoolers navigating the complexities of life.
The dark comedy-drama follows a group of high schoolers as they discover the strange and mysterious world of Wednesday.
5) The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power
Set in the world of J.R.R. Tolkien’s classic novel, this Amazon Prime series delivered fans with an epic fantasy masterpiece.
This gripping drama saw the Dutton family fight for their land and legacy against a ruthless adversary.
7) The Walking Dead
The zombie apocalypse drama returned with a bang for its eleventh and final season, captivating viewers with intense action and compelling storylines.
8) The Boys
The third season of this super-powered Amazon Prime series was even more thrilling and unpredictable than seasons one and two.
The Shonda Rhimes-created period drama provided the perfect escape for viewers during lockdown with its romance and scandal.
10) Better Call Saul
The sixth and final season of this prequel to Breaking Bad had us all hooked with its stellar writing, performances, and unpredictable plot twists.
Overall, 2022 was an incredible year for film and TV lovers alike. From action-packed sequels to gripping period dramas, there was something for everyone to enjoy! We can’t wait to see what the next year brings!
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