Weekends might be for indulging in cinema at leisure but what if you want a quick binge-session on a weeknight? Movies with a shorter runtime come to your rescue when you want an engaging plot but don’t have much time to spare. Apart from classics such as When Harry Met Sally and Run Lola Run, there are many recent capers that have engaged the viewers with their emotionally-charged and riveting narratives. Here are a few of these, with a runtime of 90 minutes or less, that are perfect for a weeknight binge.
The Incredible Jessica James (2017)
In her first lead role, comedian and podcaster Jessica Williams won hearts with her performance as a struggling playwright in New York. The rom-com sees her falling for the charms of an Irish app designer Boone (Chris O-Dowd). The movie has its premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.
Streaming on Netflix
A Quiet Place (2018)
If you’re up …