“The Crown” (available Friday on Netflix): The second season of the very acclaimed and very award-winning “The Crown” drops Friday on Netflix, with Claire Foy continuing her brilliant run as Queen Elizabeth II. This season will boast plenty of royal drama for the queen, including meeting President Kennedy (Michael C. Hall), Princess Margaret’s relationship with Tony Armstrong-Jones (Matthew Goode), the 1956 Suez crisis, as well as Elizabeth’s ongoing marital conflict with Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (Matt Smith).
The first season of “The Crown” was a stateside success for Netflix, thanks to evergreen interest in all things royal. The return of the show was already highly anticipated, but the recent engagement announcement of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle certainly won’t hurt.
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” (Netflix): The second-best superhero movie of the year (No. 1: “Logan”) flings the lovable rogues to opposite ends of the universe. Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) is reuniting