There have been countless movies and shows that have slowly risen through the ranks of the Netflix Top 10 lists as they build an audience day by day. And then there are movies like Too Old for Fairy Tales, a new coming-of-age comedy — and an adaptation of a Polish book  — that has jumped all the way to the upper echelon of trending titles in the U.S. But that’s the beauty of these rankings — sometimes there are little surprises that catch you off-guard and expose you to something you probably wouldn’t have found otherwise. Here is how everything has shaken out for the Netflix top movies and shows for Tuesday, July 26, 2022.

Ryan Gosling with his hands up in The Gray Man

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Top 10 Movies On Netflix In The U.S. – July 26, 2022

It was just yesterday when Too Old for Fairy Tales and its story about a young spoiled competitive video gamer being forced to make a tough decision debuted in the Number 10 spot, but in 24-hours time, the charming movie has found its way into the the Top Five of trending Netflix movies in the U.S., beating out the likes of 12 Strong, The Man from Toronto, and several other titles that were at one time pretty high up on the list.

  • 1. The Gray Man
  • 2. Sing 2
  • 3. The Sea Beast 
  • 4. Persuasion
  • 5. Too Old for Fairy Tales
  • 6. 12 Strong
  • 7. The Man from Toronto
  • 8. Trading Paint
  • 9. Umma
  • 10. CHIPS

By OngkyF