New Netflix Releases for January 6, 2016
This documentary analyzes both the life and the legacy of R.D. Burman, the groundbreaking composer whose seminal work defined the sound of Bollywood. Even after his death, this revolutionary music man is still influencing other composers. Hear his story.
| Documentaries | Indian Movies | Bollywood Movies |
When gifted magician Bobo finds himself assailed by hallucinations and seeks professional help, he learns he's being haunted by a sinister spirit. Are a troubled magician's problems all in his head, or is his past really coming back to haunt him?
| Horror Movies | Supernatural Thrillers | Thrillers |
Seeking inspiration, a young 19th-century painter finds a woman who is his love, his muse and his willing subject, but his work becomes controversial. His paintings pushed the boundaries of what was considered socially acceptable, and redefined how others saw art.
| Dramas based on Books | Dramas | Biographical Dramas |
To blow off some steam, friends Akshay, Joshi and Lambodar, posing as a gang called C Kkompany, make a phony extortion demand to Joshi's apathetic son. The trio is shocked when their prank call makes them anonymous celebrities. When a prank turns into a public phenomenon, it could get the jokers into more shenanigans than they ever imagined.
| Action & Adventure | Action Comedies | Crime Action & Adventure |
What if everyone was convinced you were a spy? An advertising executive who looks like someone else is forced to go on the lam. He's an ad man caught in a deadly game. She's his only hope of escape. But on this trip, nothing is quite what it seems.
| Action Thrillers | Action & Adventure | Spy Action & Adventure |
An American backpacker strikes up a conversation with a woman on the train to Vienna and persuades her to spend his last day in Europe with him. Boy meets girl in a romantic European city for one night together. This is what being young and in love is all about.
| Dramas | Independent Dramas | Romantic Dramas |
Childhood friends desperate to invest in a business opportunity switch a valuable painting for a fake, a crime that soon puts them in jeopardy. A get-rich-quick scheme lands best buds in hot water. No worries: They've got a plan, and a last-ditch shot at payday.
| Dramas | Indian Movies | Comedies |
On the night he was to propose, a café owner's girlfriend leaves him. Months later, he meets someone new just as an investigator finds his lost love. A smitten man's on the trail of the woman who dumped him. But he's in over his head -- because she's trouble.
| Romantic Comedies | Comedies | Gangster Movies |
Believing that his father left him a message before dying on September 11, young Oskar embarks on an emotional odyssey through New York City. A boy who lost his father on September 11 circles New York City searching for an answer to a riddle. But does it exist?
| Dramas | Dramas based on Books | Tearjerkers | Dramas based on contemporary literature |
After Kumar burns down Harold's family Christmas tree, the stoner pals tangle with mobsters on a pot-fueled Christmas Eve adventure through Manhattan. Nudity, bodily fluids, ethnic stereotypes and epic amounts of weed. They're back, and home for the holidays.
| Cult Comedies | Comedies | Late Night Comedies |
Tough, streetwise Ikki Minami joins the world of Air Trek, an extreme sport in which in-lines skates are powered by engines. It's the latest extreme action sports trend. It's also the newest form of airborne street-gang warfare.
| Anime Series | TV Shows | Anime | Anime Sci-Fi | Anime Action |
The third film in the Friday series finds Craig and Day-Day working as security guards and dealing with a thief who's stealing Christmas presents. It's up to them to save Christmas by nabbing the guy who's ruining the neighborhood's holiday spirit.
| Late Night Comedies | Comedies |
Zany Willy Wonka causes a stir when he announces that golden tickets hidden inside his candy bars will admit holders into his secret confectionary. A wacky candymaker admits a few people into his magical factory ... but things inside aren't as sweet as they seem.
| Family Features | Movies for ages 11 to 12 | Movies for ages 8 to 10 | Children & Family Movies | Comedies | Movies based on children's books | Family Comedies | Classic Children & Family Movies | Critically-acclaimed Movies | Critically-acclaimed Comedies | Classic Movies |
Plucky lizard Oscar spends his time trying to avoid the hazards of the desert, including marauding chickens and bumbling adversaries. A lonesome, leaping lizard zips about the desert. He's not just hunting for food. He's looking for friends.
| Animal Tales | TV Cartoons | Kids' TV | TV Shows |
Indiana Jones, his young sidekick and a spoiled songbird get more than they bargained for when they go to India in search of a missing magical stone. They went looking for a sacred stone. They found a vicious pagan cult. Things went downhill from there.
| International Movies | International Action & Adventure | Award-winning Movies |
Accompanied by his father, Indiana Jones sets off on his third adventure to explore the cradle of civilization on a perilous hunt for the Holy Grail. This time he's after the Holy Grail. But the Nazis and snakes are back, and his dad's not making things any easier.
| International Action & Adventure | International Movies | Award-winning Movies |