New Netflix Releases for April 22, 2019
It lit up jazz and hip-hop -- and ignited a war on drugs steeped in racial injustice. Experts explore America's complicated relationship with weed.
| Hip-Hop | Documentaries | Social & Cultural Docs |
Pinky Malinky sees the bright side of everything, including being born a hot dog. With his BFFs in tow, this little wiener takes a bite out of life. He’s a hot dog kid in a human world with two best friends -- and a camera crew to capture it all.
| TV Cartoons | Animation | Kids' TV for ages 5 to 7 | Kids' TV for ages 11 to 12 | Kids' TV for ages 8 to 10 | TV Comedies | TV Animated Comedies | TV Shows | Kids' TV |
When an aspiring documentarian returns to his hometown to investigate paranormal happenings, his girlfriend's mental health takes a troubling turn.
| Teen Screams | Middle Eastern Movies | Horror Movies |
Relocated to a new post and struggling to adjust, a police officer further complicates his life by falling for a woman he has little in common with.
| Middle Eastern Movies | Goofy Comedies | Comedies |
A dejected small-town music teacher grapples with guilt and regret when his ex-pupil who once loved him returns home as the star he always wanted to be. He wanted to make it big. She wanted a simple life with him. Now she’s living his dream -- and his love may be too late.
| Hindi-Language Movies | Indian Movies | Music & Musicals |
A man begins to regret his choices when his brother decides to join him as a member of the same terrorist organization.
| Action & Adventure | Action Thrillers | Middle Eastern Movies |
A child star in the '80s, Samantha clings to the fringes of celebrity with hilarious harebrained schemes to launch herself back into the spotlight. Her needs are simple: fame, adoration and an exclamation point after her name. Once a diva, always a diva.
| TV Comedies | Latin American TV Shows | TV Shows | Brazilian TV Shows |
After their spaceship explodes, a group of survivors in an escape pod suspects a killer may be among them. They’re running out of air. They’re running out of water. They’re running out of time.
| Sci-Fi Thrillers | Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Movies based on Books |
This mockumentary series follows the peculiar lives of six eccentric -- and sometimes obscene -- misfits who march to their own beat. One actor. Six unforgettable characters. A brassy satire of modern life and outrageous personalities.
| TV Shows | Australian TV Shows | Mockumentaries | TV Comedies |
Her life might be a little mundane, but Kaoru gets to go home to Rilakkuma, her endearingly lazy roommate who happens to be a fuzzy toy bear. Life can get you down, but a huggable, fuzzy companion makes it all more bearable. Sometimes, you’ve just got to relax.
| TV Shows | Asian TV Shows | Drama Anime | Japanese TV Shows | Anime Series | Anime |
A rebellious teen grows up to become one of Milan's most ambitious criminals during the golden years of the 'ndrangheta Mafia in the 1980s. He didn't intend to become a brutal criminal mastermind. A brief but unwarranted stint in juvie would change that.
| Movies based on real life | Movies based on Books | Italian Movies |
Determined to throw off the curse of being Satan's illegitimate son, Rin enters the True Cross Academy to become an exorcist, just like his mentor. You can't blame him for having daddy issues. It's not easy being the son of the ruler of the underworld.
| Adult Animation | Anime Fantasy | Anime | Anime Action | Anime Series | TV Shows |
As a son of Satan, Rin Okumura has six months to control his powers. He and his comrades head to Kyoto, where a traitor plans to steal a demon relic. He's the son of their enemy, and his friends can't handle it. If he doesn't pass their test, he'll be their next target.
| Anime Series | Anime | Anime Action | Japanese TV Shows | Anime Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
Hoping to earn money to support her son, a single mother sings in a nightclub, where danger lurks around every corner.
| Dramas | Middle Eastern Movies |
A reluctant clairvoyant joins forces with a brusque police detective hiding a soft heart to help him solve criminal cases using her psychic abilities. She tries to hide her paranormal powers -- but they may be the only way to stop an evil force from beyond the grave.
| TV Dramas | TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy | TV Shows | TV Thrillers | Crime TV Shows | K-dramas | Asian TV Shows |
A cop in Singapore investigates the disappearance of a Chinese migrant construction worker who spent sleepless nights playing a mysterious video game. Solitude. Toil. Insomnia. On these human-made shores, the line between dreams and waking life is drawn in sand.
| Film Noir | International Dramas | Dramas |