New Netflix Releases for January 7, 2016
Environmental photographer James Balog deploys time-lapse cameras to capture a multiyear record of the world's changing glaciers. See glaciers shrink before your eyes via time-lapse photography. Nobody comes out of this one in climate-change denial.
| Documentaries | Science & Nature Documentaries | Biographical Documentaries |
Peg and Cat are presented with really big outrageous problems, yet the loony pair can always rely on their math skills and imagination to solve them. A clever girl and her furry friend make math seem like play. Bet you've never met a cat who can count!
| Kids' TV | TV Shows | Education & Guidance | Kids' TV for ages 5 to 7 | Kids' TV for ages 2 to 4 | Animal Tales | TV Cartoons |
Armed with boyish charm and a sharp wit, the former "SNL" writer offers sly takes on marriage, his beef with babies and the time he met Bill Clinton. The jacket stays on, but the troublemaker comes out in a night of unexpected and offbeat comedy.
| Comedies | Stand-up Comedy |
The first of its kind in UHD 4K, with the clearest picture available, a real fireplace sparks and crackles, adding warmth and atmosphere to any home. There's nothing but the sound and look of a crackling fire. All of the beauty and none of the ashes.
| Holiday Favorites |
Hapless Clark Griswold, his exasperated wife, Ellen, and their kids gear up for Christmas in this Vacation installment that became a holiday classic. This time, the vacation comes to them -- in the form of party-crashing relatives and too many twinkle lights.
| Comedies | Slapstick Comedies | Cult Comedies |
If he is to save the life of the beautiful Princess Andromeda, the valiant Perseus must battle a host of powerful, beastly enemies. With evil raging in the underworld, an epic battle is waged between gods, monsters and everyone in between.
| Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Adventures | Action & Adventure |
Each year, stand-up star Katt Williams selects talented newcomers to join him on his nationwide tour -- a group he calls the "Katt Pack." When you've been around the block as many times as this comedy vet, you can spot hot new talent a mile away.
| African-American Stand-up Comedy | Comedy Jams | Comedies | Stand-up Comedy |
This incisive documentary examines the arguments and agendas of both those who support and those who oppose the legalization of marijuana. To roll or not to roll, that is the question. But weeding out the right answer isn't so simple.
| Documentaries |
This documentary offers a behind-the-scenes look at the Comedians of Comedy Tour, featuring comics Patton Oswalt and Zach Galifianakis, among others. Not your ordinary stand-up comics. They're on TV and in movies; here's the funny on them in clubs and dressing rooms.
| Documentaries | Comedies | Stand-up Comedy |
Driven by dedication, sacrifice and raw talent, teams representing the best in competitive cheerleading vie to become the sport's ultimate champion. Thirty crews come to compete. Not all of them can bring the heat. Which cheerleading squad just won't be beat?
| Documentaries |
To save a young girl from a child-stealing demon, her mother and 19-year-old uncle must select six other blood relatives for a deadly sacrifice. Something diabolical is inside young Angie. Her relatives must be sacrificed so she can live. Puberty is such a pain.
| Thrillers | Horror Movies | Independent Movies |
Cab driver Max picks up a man who offers him $600 to drive him around. But the promise of easy money sours when Max realizes his fare is an assassin. A hunt in L.A. begins when a cabbie picks up a deadly passenger. You won't want to be on their list of stops.
| Thrillers | Crime Dramas | Dramas | Police Dramas | Police Thrillers | Police Movies | Film Noir | Crime Thrillers |
Filmed in his hometown of Atlanta, Chris Tucker showcases his stand-up comedic chops as he shares his experiences from childhood to the big time. When it comes to comedy, nothing is sacred. Especially not the nitty-gritty details of his own life.
| Comedies | Stand-up Comedy |
When a cash-strapped videographer takes a job in a remote mountain town, he finds that the client has some unsettling ideas in mind. A freelance cameraman can't be fussy about his assignments. But this one could go way beyond his comfort zone.
| Independent Thrillers | Independent Movies | Critically-acclaimed Movies |
A glimpse at a day in the life of Dante and Randal, convenience store clerks who are sharp-witted, potty-mouthed, and bored out of their minds. Mix hockey, weed, video rentals, soft toilet paper and 24-ounce sodas. Add two working-class stiffs. Relax and enjoy.
| Cult Movies | Cult Comedies | Independent Movies | Comedies | Late Night Comedies | Independent Comedies |
Rocky the rooster and Ginger the hen lead their fellow chickens in a great escape from the farm where they are being held captive. Two chickens hatch an elaborate plan to escape the farm before their goose is cooked. Can they fly the coop?
| Animal Tales | Family Comedies | Family Animation | Comedies | Children & Family Movies | Movies for ages 8 to 10 | Movies for ages 11 to 12 | Movies for ages 5 to 7 |