MDIs Favorite Movies

April 7, 2020

Last year we shared our team’s favorite interiors for Netflix shows. Today we’re sharing the team’s favorite movies, shows, and documentaries to help you get through our safe-at-home time:


Free Solo – One of our favorite movies! A profile of rock climber Alex Honnold on his quest to free solo climb El Capitan, a 3,000 foot vertical rock formation in Yosemite Valley. (Disney +)

Tiger King – Reveals the bizarre underworld of big cat breeding. (Netflix)

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Examines the life and legacy of beloved Fred Rogers. (Amazon Prime)

Family Friendly 

Magic for Humans – Magician Justin Willman hits the streets to baffle people with unbelievable illusions without camera tricks. (Netflix)

The Aquarium – Viewers go behind the scenes at the largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere – Atlanta’s Georgia Aquarium. (Animal Planet)

The Zoo – Audiences go behind the scenes of the world-renowned Bronx Zoo. (Animal Planet)

Comedy & Drama

Good Girls – Two sisters and their best friend take control of their lives by holding up a local grocery stores. What could possibly go wrong?

The Durrells in Corfu – Based on a true story, this comedy drama is the story of a British family that decamps to the Greek Island of Corfu to start a new life. (Margaret loves this when she can’t sleep.) (Amazon Prime)


How to Get Away With Murder – Legal thriller about a law professor and her students who get caught up in a murder plot. (Netflix)

Little Fires Everywhere – The story of a picture-perfect family and the mysterious mother and daughter who upend their lives. (Some of us are reading the book first!) (Hulu)

Ozark – Crime drama about a financial advisor who relocates his family from Chicago to the Ozarks to launder money for a Mexican drug cartel. (Netflix)

Unbelievable – Based on a true story, this miniseries follows two female detectives that must find out the truth about a horrible crime despite the victim’s inability to tell the truth. (Netflix)


Outlander – Set in the stunning Scottish Highlands, this historical drama follows a World War II nurse who is mysteriously transported to 1743 Scotland. After falling in love with a Scottish warrior, she has to choose between going back to her husband in the modern world and staying in the past. (Netflix) (Great books if you need a long series to read!)

Competition / Reality

Next in Fashion – Fashion designers team up to create looks that will work for people all over the world. (Netflix)

The Great British Baking Show – Twelve armature bakers compete in a contest that tests their skills. (Netflix)

Watching or reading something good? What are your favorite movies? Share with us and our followers in the comments!