The Breakfast Club's TV and Movie recommendations for the summer holidays

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Got some time to kill and keen to catch-up on some telly or a movie? Here are The Breakfast Clubs TV and movie recommendations for the summer holidays!

Gary's Picks...

Nobel (Netflix Series): Lieutenant Erling Riiser returns home from deployment in Afghanistan only to become a pawn in an international game of politics

The Irishman (Netflix Movie): In the 1950s, truck driver Frank Sheeran gets involved with Russell Bufalino and his Pennsylvania crime family

Sorry We Missed You (Movie): Ricky and his family have been fighting an uphill struggle against debt since the 2008 financial crash

Lana's Picks...

Kath & Kim (Series available on Netflix): "Australian sitcom about a mother and daughter living in suburbia."

The Movies That Made Us (Netflix Doco Series): "This docuseries that takes you behind the scenes to show you how some classic films were made."

The Blind Side (Movie): "Michael, a homeless African-American teenager, is adopted by a Caucasian family who help him overcome his learning difficulties and achieve excellence in American football."

JMac's Picks...

Bellbird (NZ Movie): "A rural community rallies around a recently widowed farmer to help him cope with his grief. The farmer's son struggles to find his own way."

Chernobyl (Series on Neon): "In April 1986, the city of Chernobyl in the Soviet Union suffered one of the worst nuclear disasters in the history of mankind."

Afterlife (Netflix Series): "Tony had a perfect life -- until his wife Lisa died. After that tragic event, the formerly nice guy changed."

Sam's Picks...

ATypical (Netflix Series): "Sam, a teenager on the autism spectrum, who has decided he is ready for romance. In order to start dating - and hopefully find love - Sam will need to be more independent."

Virgin River (Netflix Series): "Seeking a fresh start, a nurse practitioner moves from Los Angeles to a remote Northern California town and is surprised by what - and who - she finds.

Avengers Endgame + All other Marvel Movies (Availble on Disney+ which has a 7 day free trial).

Bondy's Picks...

Home Alone (Available on Disney+): "Eight-year-old Kevin is accidentally left behind when his family leaves for France. At first, he is happy to be in charge, but when thieves try to break into his home, he has to put up a fight."

Ghostbusters (1984 Movie): "3 guys lose their jobs as parapsychologists and start an establishment called Ghostbusters to fight supernatural creatures in New York City.

Hacksaw Ridge (Movie): "The true story of Desmond T. Doss, who won the Congressional Medal of Honor despite refusing to bear arms during WWII on religious grounds."

Speedy's Picks...

The Devil Next Door (Netflix Doco Series): "A Cleveland grandfather is brought to trial in Israel, accused of being the infamous Nazi death camp guard Ivan the Terrible."

Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates (Netflix Doco Series): "This docuseries explores the mind and motivations of the celebrated tech visionary, business leader and philanthropist."

The Mandalorian and all of the Star Wars movies (available on Disney+)