New Netflix Releases for December 9, 2018
In this Emmy-nominated series, meet culinary stars around the world who are redefining gourmet food with innovative dishes and tantalizing desserts. Gifted. Unique. Visionary. When these elite chefs step into the kitchen, they don't see rules. They see possibilities.
| Food & Travel TV | Documentaries | TV Shows | Docuseries | Critically-acclaimed Documentaries | US TV Shows |
In this late-night low-budget variety show from Hokkaido, two comedians engage in freewheeling discussions and madcap adventures abroad. Low budget! Low profile! And low calorie. Less polish means more fun in this late-night travel show.
| Reality, Variety & Talk Shows | TV Shows | Japanese TV Shows |
Superhero roommates Robin, Starfire, Raven, Beast Boy and Cyborg protect Jump City from evildoers, when they're not too busy bickering and competing. They're Earth's most awesome young heroes. They're also teenagers living together with no adult supervision.
| Kids' TV | TV Shows | TV Cartoons | TV Comedies | TV Animated Comedies | Comic Book & Superhero TV |
Tokyo is haunted by ghouls who resemble humans but feast on their flesh. As a ghoul-human hybrid, Ken Kaneki finds himself caught between two worlds. He's a college freshman with extreme teen angst. Half human, half ghoul, living in the shadows -- and always hungry.
| Anime Series | Anime | Anime based on Comics | Sci-Fi & Fantasy Anime | Thriller & Horror Anime | Japanese TV Shows |
Male celebs play make-believe as high schoolers, welcoming star transfer students every week and engaging in battles of witty humor and slapstick. In this classroom, everyone becomes the same age. No books, no teachers. Just lots of foolin' around.
| TV Shows | TV Comedies | Asian TV Shows | Reality, Variety & Talk Shows |
A talented photographer stuck in a dead-end job inherits an antique Advent calendar that may be predicting the future -- and pointing her toward love. She's waiting for her real life to begin. With a little Christmas magic, and her best friend back in town, she may get her wish.
| Dramas | Romantic Movies | Romantic Dramas |
This documentary chronicles Johnny Cash's 1970 visit to the White House, where Cash's emerging ideals clashed with Richard Nixon's policies. A champion for the poor and oppressed, Johnny Cash shook the White House with a defiant message of justice.
| Documentaries | Historical Documentaries | Biographical Documentaries |
Actors, crew members and others who were there discuss the tumultuous creation of Orson Welles's final, unfinished film, “The Other Side of the Wind.” He planned to make a masterpiece, but instead created years of chaos. Step onto the set of a cinematic genius.
| Documentaries |
On the last day of his life, a legendary director struggles to complete a new project and contemplates his legacy in this layered film by Orson Welles. An iconic filmmaker creates an edgy comeback movie in the age of "anything goes." Prepare to have your mind blown.
| Independent Dramas | Dramas | Mockumentaries |
With Frank out of the picture, Claire Underwood steps fully into her own as the first woman president, but faces formidable threats to her legacy. She's got the power, and she's forging her own path. But ruthless enemies will stop at nothing to sabotage her reign.
| TV Shows based on Books | US TV Shows | TV Dramas | TV Shows |
Follow the reporters at BuzzFeed as they probe topics ranging from quirky internet crazes to safe injection spaces for opioid users. YouTube whisperers. Sophisticated fake news. Rehab tourism. Discover the stories ... and the reporting behind them.
| Social & Cultural Docs | Docuseries | US TV Shows | Documentaries | TV Shows |
A once-promising baseball player who was denied a shot at the big leagues because of his race comes to terms with his life in 1950s Pittsburgh. Bitter secrets and long-held grudges come to the surface as one man fights his past to provide for his family.
| Dramas | 20th Century Period Pieces |
After a viral apocalypse, Japan has lost its independence to GHQ. When high school student Shu gains a strange power, he's drawn into the resistance. The virus that changed history destroyed his family, too. But he can't escape his past, or his "Power of the King."
| Japanese TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Anime Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Japanese TV Shows | Anime | Anime Action | Anime Series |
A racecar-driver wannabe acquires a reputation as a speedy cabbie, and a cop convinces her to use her skills to help him catch a gang of bank robbers. The cop can't drive and his cabbie's a speed freak. Crooks better run fast -- along with all of New York.
| Crime Action & Adventure | Police Action & Adventure | Police Movies | Action Comedies | Action & Adventure | Comedies |
After their ship lands on a mysterious moon, the crew realizes they've taken on a passenger: they're alone in the dark, and the alien is hungry. It was supposed to be a routine mission hauling ore. Answering a cryptic transmission was their first mistake.
| Award-winning Movies | Classic Movies | Thrillers |
A mysterious, clever girl named Nanno transfers to different schools, exposing the lies and misdeeds of the students and faculty at every turn. She came from nowhere, and she’s exposing the truth behind these schools' perfect facades, one dirty secret at a time.
| TV Dramas | TV Shows |