New Netflix Releases for August 15, 2013
As the Emmy-winning series "Breaking Bad" comes to a close, host Chris Hardwick and guests discuss every detail of the hit drama's final episodes. "Breaking Bad" stars answer questions about the show's explosive final season. Go on, feed your addiction.
| US TV Dramas | TV Shows | TV Dramas | Crime TV Dramas | US TV Shows |
Independent, outspoken and adored by her students, schoolteacher Rita fares less well with adults in this comedy-drama from Denmark. A feisty teacher dazzles in the classroom. But outside, she needs a little extra help dealing with life's lessons.
| TV Dramedies | TV Shows | TV Comedies | TV Dramas |
Louis Theroux joins Paul Daniels and his wife, Debbie McGee, in their home and on the road as the magician appears on celebrity "Ready, Steady, Cook." A week in the life of a famous magician. With this much coverage, no trickster can pull the wool over our eyes.
| Documentaries | British Movies | British TV Shows | TV Documentaries | Biographical Documentaries | Social & Cultural Documentaries | TV Shows |
New Netflix Releases for August 11, 2013
A true-crime writer discovers a cache of videotapes depicting several brutal murders that took place in the very house he just bought.
| Horror Movies | Slasher and Serial Killer Movies | Supernatural Horror Movies | Mysteries |
New Netflix Releases for August 10, 2013
Vice magazine's Andy Capper follows rapper Snoop Dogg on a pilgrimage to Jamaica, where he rechristens himself Snoop Lion, a reggae artist. There's more to rapper Snoop Dogg than just rhyme and ganja. In (many) puffs of Rastafarian smoke, the new Snoop Lion is born.
| Urban & Dance Concerts | Rap & Hip-Hop | Music & Concert Documentaries | Documentaries | Social & Cultural Documentaries | Biographical Documentaries | Music | Rockumentaries | World Music Concerts | Reggae |
New Netflix Releases for August 9, 2013
Amnesiac gunslinger Jake Lonergan stumbles into the Wild West town of Absolution, where he's confronted by terrifying aliens. Ah, the Wild West. Where men were men, women were women, and space invaders were hell-bent on killing them all.
| Sci-Fi Adventure | Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Adventures | Action & Adventure | Alien Sci-Fi | Westerns | Action Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
New Netflix Releases for August 3, 2013
At a Catholic school, a new girl falls in with a clique of teen witches who wield their powers against anyone who crosses them, even their parents. Will four powerful teen witches use their supernatural skills for good or evil? The wrong choice could be deadly.
| Supernatural Horror Movies | Thrillers | Horror Movies | Supernatural Thrillers | Teen Screams |
Based on the tale of "Swan Lake," this animated feature tells the story of Odette, a sweet girl who's turned into a graceful swan by a sorcerer. She's a swan by day and a princess by night. Will her long-lost prince still love her if she's under a spell?
| Children & Family Movies | Movies based on children's books | Movies for ages 5 to 7 | Family Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Movies for ages 8 to 10 |
New Netflix Releases for August 2, 2013
After leaving Iowa with stars in her eyes, Ali arrives at a Los Angeles burlesque lounge with dreams of taking the stage with her soaring voice. A small-town singer in need of a big break. A Hollywood club in need of a miracle. It's show time!
| Dramas |
New Netflix Releases for August 1, 2013
Determined to buy a decent home for his mom, a Scottish teen sets out to raise money -- but some of his ill-thought schemes get him in big trouble. He's a petty hustler who wants a better life for his felon mother. Down in the gutter, hope is way over his head.
| Independent Dramas | British Movies | Crime Dramas | Dramas | British Crime Movies | Crime Movies | British Dramas | Independent Movies |
In this classic parody of disaster movies, a traumatized former combat pilot is forced to land a passenger plane when food poisoning strikes the crew. Everything goes wrong on a jumbo jet, and a flight-phobic pilot takes over. Disaster or comedy? Surely.
| Comedies | Satires | Cult Comedies |
Director Alex Gibney takes a penetrating look at the National Hockey League's most feared enforcers and explores the career of Chris "Knuckles" Nilan. A man's biggest asset as a hockey pro ends up a deadly enemy once the game ends. Can a goon move on?
| Documentaries | Biographical Documentaries |
Steve Coogan plays a boorish talk show host in this satire that skewers the format as its star becomes increasingly disgusted with his guests. In-depth interviews and an insightful host are the staples of any great talk show. This one has neither.
| British TV Comedies | TV Shows | British TV Shows | TV Comedies |
"SNL" alum Rob Schneider takes to the stage (as himself) to examine the bizarre nature of fame, the woes of aging and the virtue of sweatpants. The "SNL" vet sounds off on sweatpants, Metamucil and the joys of turning 40. Okay, maybe "joys" isn't the right word.
| Comedies | Stand-up Comedy |
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.
| TV Cartoons | TV Shows | Kids' TV | Animal Tales |
Sam is killed by a mugger, but his love for his girlfriend, Molly, endures beyond the grave as Sam's spirit tries to warn Molly that she is in danger. A husband's life ends in a flash. But his business on Earth isn't finished when the love of his life is in danger.
| Romantic Movies | Romantic Dramas | Romantic Favorites | Dramas | Tearjerkers |