February marks the arrival of new TV shows on Netflix. Love is blind, Netflix’s hit reality dating show returns on Valentine’s Day with a group of men and women having fun. Meanwhile, the long-awaited live-action adaptation Avatar: The Last Airbender premiered on February 22. These two series will definitely find a place on the list of the top 10 weekly shows on Netflix.
Once you get past the marquee shows, you’ll realize there are hundreds of other great programs on Netflix. Many of these series are underrated despite their dedicated audiences and critical acclaim. These three underrated shows should be next in your Netflix queue this February. Our selection includes Canadian mockumentaries, sports documentary series, and thrillers from Money Theft creator.
White Lines (2020)
Álex Pina is best known for creating Money Theft, one of Netflix’s most watched series. During Money Theft run, Pina made White line, a mystery series about a sister’s investigation into her missing brother. Although the show was canceled after one season, White line absolutely bonkers, which makes for a thrilling 10 episode series.
The series is told in two timelines. In the present day, the body of Axel Collins (Tom Rhys Harries), a former Manchester DJ, is found in the Spanish rainforest after he went missing in Ibiza 20 years previously. The police don’t plan to investigate the murder, so Axel’s younger sister, Zoe (Laura Haddock), goes to Ibiza to solve the case. As Zoe explores Axel’s old life, she uncovers her brother’s dark past and the forces that tried to cover up the murder. The series also depicts scenes from the past that tell of Axel’s rise in Ibiza and the circumstances that led to his murder. Expect greed, deception and lots of drugs in this wild series.
Watch White line on Netflix.
Trailer Park Boys (2001-2018)
If you haven’t seen it Trailer Park Boys, then you are in for a treat. The Canadian mockumentary follows the adventures of Ricky (Robb Wells) and Julian (John Paul Tremblay), two friends who return to Sunnyvale Trailer Park after spending 18 months in prison. With help from Bubbles (Mike Smith), the three run a scam to make money and take advantage of the trailer park’s residents.
However, this scheme is the opposite of a foolproof scheme, as they face constant opposition from the trailer park’s alcohol warden, Jim Lahey (John Dunsworth), and his partner, Randy (Patrick Roach). No matter how hard the boys try to avoid it, they always find themselves in trouble with the law, but in the end, you’ll come to appreciate these lovable losers.
Watch Trailer Park Boys on Netflix.
Full Swing (2023-)
Netflix deserves huge credit for popularizing Formula One in the US Drive to Survive. Streamers are looking for the same results as golf Full swing. This documentary series follows the lives of professional golfers as they navigate their seasons on the PGA Tour. Full swing capturing key moments from the 2022 season, from competing in the Masters and Open Championship to the rise of LIV Golf.
Various golfers featured in season 1 include Rory McIlroy, Brooks Koepka, Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Sahith Theegala, Matt Fitzpatrick, Tony Finau, and Dustin Johnson. Watch all eight episodes of season 1 before season 2 is released on March 6.
Watch Full swing on Netflix.