#SopitasRecomienda: Build your weekend plan with these 25 movies, series, video games, albums and songs

The weekend is here and it’s time to put the plan together! Like every Friday, here we collect some recommendations with good music, movies, series, and video games so you can enjoy your days off (or even in your free time if you work Saturday and Sunday). Here we leave you the #SopitasRecomienda of the last week of May.

The Banker by George Nolfi (2020)

Available on AppleTV +

The 1960s were the decade of the struggle for equal civil rights. However, it was just the beginning and the changes would come later. That’s why it’s interesting The Banker, the first film produced by AppleTV + that shows us two black men being entrepreneurs in the 60s. Samuel L. Jackson and Anthony Mackie star in this drama based on a true story.

The Last Days by James Moll (1998)

Available on Netflix

Steven Spielberg produced this Oscar-winning documentary to present us with five testimonies from Jewish Hungarians who survived Nazi attempts to exterminate them.. Here atrocities are narrated that make us question ourselves as individuals and [email protected] of a society. But at the same time they give us the opportunity to recognize that in the worst crises or tragedies, we find the best of ourselves regardless of origin and ideologies.

Oxygen by Alexandre Aja (2021)

Available on Netflix

#Oxygen is a psychological thriller that will push your tension to the limit. A woman awakens trapped in a medical cryogenic capsule from which it seems impossible to escape. She doesn’t remember anything, but she will have to do her best to rebuild her memories to get out of there before the oxygen runs out.

The Mitchells vs. the Machines (2021)

Available on Netflix

We can say for sure: this is one of the best animated movies of the year. The Mitchells Vs The Machines it’s not just visually cool; It is also very funny and emotional because it shows us how a strange family – but one that loves each other very much – can save the world.

Cruella (2021)

Available on billboard and Disney + (Premier Access)

One of the most anticipated Disney releases for this year. Emma Stone gives life to the iconic villain of 101 Dalmatians in this origin story where we see how a young woman named Estella becomes the sinister and elegant Cruella de Vil. Costume design will make you [email protected] and the soundtrack captures all the essence of the 70s.

It’s Never Been Like That by Phoenix (2006)

Phoenix’s third disc, It’s never been like that, turned 15 and is still one of the best releases of 2000 that allowed the French band to break free of its own tendencies and enter the school, so to speak, New York. The result? Jewels like “Consolation Prizes” or “Courtesy Laughs”.

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David Bowie’s Lodger (1979)

On a day like today, but in 1979, David Bowie released his 13th album under the title of Lodger. This material, produced by Brian Eno and tiny Visconti, seems to have come from the improvisation of their continuous travels … and the result is so great, that only a genius like Bowie could achieve it. “Fantastic Voyage” opens the album and fulfills what it says in its title.

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Beta Second Skin (2019)

Mexican alternative rock has one of the best bands in recent years in Beta. With Second skin, the band from Puebla gave us a dizzying sound ride full of power and embracing at the same time. “Ghost”, “Salvador”, “Firmament” and “Yo, Fleeting” are some of the songs that you can not miss.

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Hills End of DMA’s (2016)

DMA’s debuted on the local Australian music scene with Hills End, debut album that took them to tour some festivals and put them on the map never to leave. The influence that the band has of the britpop and the English alternative rock of the old guard is noted here, but brought to our days. “Too Soon”, “Lay Down” and “In The Moment” and “Step Up The Morphine” They are the jewels in the crown.

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Parcels (2018)

After some EP’s and various releases in the previous years, Parcels released their self-titled debut album in 2018 full of funk, disco and electro-pop fusions. that have led them to be considered one of the most promising bands in Australia. And it is impossible to resist shaking your body when they sound “Lightenup”, “Iknowhowifeel” or “Everyroad”. For something Daft Punk collaborated with them at the time.

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Outlander – 5 Seasons (2014-2020)

Available on Netflix

A nurse happily married during WWII travels back in time to 18th century Scotland to meet her husband’s (not very pleasant) ancestors and fall in love with a young man who makes her doubt her attempts to return to her present. Maybe a bit repetitive, but Outlander has a fascinating love story that envelops us in her and her history.

Never I Have Ever – 1 Season (2020)

Available on Netflix

Produced by Mindy Kaling, it begins like any other coming-of-age series with a teenage girl in a ruthless world. However, Never i have ever is more diverse in its cast ([email protected], [email protected]) and in its history by showing a young woman who wants to be normal under circumstances that do not allow her to be normal. That makes her fun and honest.

Paradise City – 1 season (2021)

Available on Prime Video

This series is a direct sequel to the movie ‘American Satan’. Paradise City follows the story of a rock star who lives with a boy who idolizes himBut the dark side of the city of Los Angeles will show you that fame is not all good.

Love Alarm – 2 Seasons (2021)

Available on Netflix

Love alarm is one of the most popular South Korean dramas of recent years. This production gives us a magnificent story where a young woman faces her first love relationships and personal conflicts, andThis is in the middle of a world where a technological application is able to tell us who is attracted to us.

The Mosquito Coast (2021)

Available on Apple TV +

Justin Theroux stars in this series based on the literary work that his uncle Paul Theroux wrote in 1981. In The Mosquito CoastAn idealistic inventor and genius, a staunch critic of the consumer lifestyle, he escapes the US government with his family. The journey will take them to take refuge in various cities in Mexico to reach a place where they will start a new life … if they are not intercepted by the authorities.

Pulp’s “Common People” (1995)

In 1994, Pulp released one of the most prominent songs of the time: “Common People.” 26 years later, it’s still relevant for a generation that was defined by the story of Jarvis Cocker and the wishes of a girl from her school to live in a neighborhood surrounded by ordinary people. It was voted in 2014 as the undisputed anthem of britpop.

“Racist, Sexist Boy” by The Linda Lindas (2021)

The Linda Lindas is an LA punk band made up of four teenagers of Asian and Latino descent. During a presentation at the city’s public library, they played “Racist, Sexist Boy” from an experience: A boy asked the drummer to stay away because she is Asian. The song went viral and The Linda Lindas ended up signing with Epitaph Records. To have them on the radar.

Arcade Fire’s “Everything Now” (2017)

This, we could say, is one of the most underrated songs on Arcade Fire, but it’s still great. This 2017 song has it all: charm, rhythm, it’s catchy, its melody touches your heart and once again, It shows us the mastery that Canadians have when it comes to playing their music..

Dava’s “Asos” (2020)

Dava is an emerging artist who little by little begins to surprise the world with her pop proposal full of urban and R&B touches. His song “Asos” began to circulate on social networks and he has placed it on various lists -some of the BBC, for example- where it is designated as a singer to keep on the radar for the immediate future.

“Method To The Madness” by The Wombats (2021)

The wombats breaks a three-year absence with “Method to the Madness” and although they have not confirmed anything yet, it already smells like a new album on the way. In addition, the music video for this relaxed and embracing song was recorded in Puebla. Obviously we already want to see them back in Mexico to listen to them live.

Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition (2020)

Available on Nintendo Switch

It came out almost a decade ago, but the remake of Xenoblade Chronicles it turned out wonderful. Shulk’s story and the improvements for the new generation are in the Olympus of the JRPG and the Switch catalog.

Return of the Obra Dinn (2018)

Available on Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One

An insurance inspector who must find out what happened to the crew of the Obra Dinn. To solve this mystery, you have a pocket watch that will transport you to the moment of each individual’s death. It is one of the most imaginative contemporary research games with a visual proposal inspired by the first Macintosh computers.

Resident Evil Village (2021)

Available on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One

This year, the franchise of resident Evil celebrates its 25th anniversary and RE: Village is one of the titles that Capcom launches to celebrate the moment. The ‘Mercenaries’ game mode to push your survival to the limit. Have watch out for the seductive but dangerous Lady Dimitrescu.

Sonic the Hedgehog Classic

Available on Android and iOS

SEGA celebrates in this 2021 the 30 years of the iconic Sonic the hedgehog and they even announced some special releases. But while they arrive, you can enjoy their most classic game on your cell phone that will never go out of style. Guaranteed fun.

Final Fantasy VII Remake (2020)

Available for PlayStation 4

PlayStation has managed to collect the best of its repertoire of yesteryear and bring it to the present day. Such is the case of Final Fantasy VII Remake, one of the most iconic games in the franchise. The story is divided into 18 chapters each with its missions already known (and updated), plus we see new content that is made to blow our minds. A pump worth spending a few hours a day on.