Barack Obama Shares His List of Favorite Movies of 2019

Barack Obama is an avid moviewatcher.

The former President released a list of his top films of 2019. Interestingly, there weren’t too many Netflix films listed — considering he and Michelle have an overall production deal with the streaming giant.

via TMZ:

Of the Netflix titles that were mentioned … “Marriage Story,” “The Irishman,” “Atlantics” and the mister and missus’s High Ground Productions documentary, “American Factory.”

It’s one of the first projects Barack and Michelle have produced under their recently announced multi-year deal with Netflix, and it’s already gotten tons of praise. The doc’s about a shuttered GM plant in Ohio that gets resurrected by a Chinese company, which integrates their own factory workers with Americans in what proves to be a culture clash.

Interestingly, there’s more independent movies released under different studios Obama seems to have liked more this year … like “The Farewell,” “The Souvenir,” “Ford v Ferrari,” “Just Mercy,” “‘Little Women,” “The Last Black Man in San Francisco,” “Birds of Passage” and others.

He also released some TV shows he was into, and Netflix made the cut there as well with “Unbelievable.” From a bird’s-eye view, it looks like 44’s got pretty sophisticated taste.

Get into his list below.

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