We took a poll and collected all the binge-worthy tv shows, movies, books, and podcasts to indulge in during your weekend unwind. This list is guaranteed to set you up for some well spent time off. Plus, check out the perfect outfit for keeping it casual, whether you’re at work or at home. It’s all below.
TV Shows for Your Weekend Unwind
A gritty drama chronicling the rise and fall of the Baltimore Police Department's Gun Trace Task Force – watch “We Own This City” on HBO.
An animated series following the medieval mishaps of a troubled princess, by the creator of “The Simpsons” – watch “Disenchantment” on Netflix.
Ever wonder what the world would be like if the global space race had kept its momentum? Watch “For All Mankind” on Apple TV+.
Follow seven young adults on the autism spectrum as they explore dating – watch “Love on the Spectrum” on Netflix.
Must See Movies this Weekend
The Coen brothers deliver 6 Western vignettes in “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs” on Netflix.
A David Lynch film about an old man who travels for 6 weeks on his riding lawn mower to be with his sick brother – watch “The Straight Story” on Disney+.
Love drives a dying man to secretly copy himself in order to save his beloved family from grief in “Swan Song” on Apple TV+.
Books and Audiobooks for Weekends Spent on the Couch
This compilation of essays is the perfect intro to humorist David Sedaris’ unique literary world. Check out “The Best of Me” by David Sedaris – available on Amazon.
For a funny, disturbing, and above all fascinating read, try “Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers” by Mary Roach – available on Amazon.
The gripping survival story of a marooned astronaut in the first-ever mission to Mars: “The Martian by Andy Weir” – available on Amazon.
Podcasts for a Weekend Drive
The laughs will not stop as Jason Bateman, Sean Hayes, & Will Arnett chit chat with other celebrities on the “Smartless” podcast – available on Apple Podcasts.
Dr. Andrew Huberman, Professor of Neurobiology and Ophthalmology at Stanford School of Medicine discusses all things neuroscience in the “Huberman Lab” podcast – available on Apple Podcasts.
10 minute meditation sessions with Russel Brand… enough said. Check out the “Above the Noise” podcast – available on Apple Podcasts.
Asking strange questions of professional -ologists yields bizarre, delightful, hilarious insights into small corners of our universe with the “Ologies” podcast – available on Apple Podcasts.
The weekly true crime podcast for the crime-obsessed: “Crime Junkie” podcast – available on Apple Podcasts.
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