We give you the ability to rate your movie and TV show suggestions on a 1-5 rating scale and also have a great built in way to only surface content that is suggested based on your viewing history. The more you use Netflix, the more relevant your suggested content will be.
We offer thousands of titles to stream -- that’s a lot! When you rate movies and TV shows, you're helping us filter through the thousands of selections to get a better idea of what you'd like to watch.
How does it all work? We use a recommendation algorithm that takes certain factors into consideration, such as:
Netflix gives you the option to rate movies and TV shows that you've watched or that have been recommended to you on a 1-5 star rating scale, with a one star rating meaning 'Hated It,' and a five star rating meaning 'Loved It.'
You can also rate titles from the movie description page for a movie or TV show.
Rating movies and TV shows is an easy way for you to help teach us what you like. The more titles you rate, the better our suggestions will be.