New Netflix Releases for May 31, 2016
After being accused of stealing money from an English houseguest, the Bhatia family servants have only 24 hours to replace the cash or face arrest. What do Delhi's nouveau riche do when social disaster strikes at home? They keep calm and blame the servants.
| Comedies | Independent Movies | Foreign Comedies |
Her daughter afflicted by a rare epilepsy, Katiele tries desperately to obtain the only thing that can relieve it: a substance derived from marijuana. She can't stand to watch her daughter suffer anymore. For this desperate mom, the law is worth breaking for love.
| International Movies | Political Documentaries | Documentaries |
This documentary on the American "boy crisis" explains how to raise a healthier generation of men and features interviews with experts and academics. What does it mean to be a man? American society might be pushing a masculinity on our boys that destroys them.
| Social & Cultural Docs | Documentaries |
Renowned author Sir Ken Robinson expands on his best-selling book "The Element" with this special that guides viewers in finding their true passions. A program for finding the work that puts you in your element. And a guide to living a life of purpose and authenticity.
| Special Interest |
After the devastating earthquake in Haiti in 2010, famous musicians Pras Michel and Michel Martelly join forces to transform the country's government. An offbeat superstar wants to fix his country. Heart comes first in the strangest, funniest presidential campaign ever.
| Social & Cultural Docs | Documentaries | Historical Documentaries |
This miniseries documents the sacrifices and accomplishments of African-American servicemen and women since the earliest days of the republic. Virtually ignored by history, this is the story of African Americans in the U.S. armed forces, in their own words.
| TV Documentaries | TV Shows | Political Documentaries | Documentaries | Biographical Documentaries | Political TV Documentaries |
Propelled by a spirit of gentle rebellion, an inquisitive young man meets a series of mentors who guide his development into the venerable guru Osho. As a boy, his curiosity sparks a relentless search for the divine. Later, he evolves into an eminent spiritual teacher.
| Biographical Dramas | Dramas | Dramas based on real life |
After 20 years on Death Row, self-educated inmate Nick petitions the court to be executed, then tells his twisting, turning tale of despair and hope. Death Row convict Nick is a puzzle. Who is this man? What did he do? What didn't he do? How do the pieces fit together?
| Biographical Documentaries | Documentaries | Crime Documentaries |
In the mesmerizing world of modern origami, artists and scientists craft works of delicate beauty and model cutting-edge mathematical theories. For some, origami isn't just little paper cranes. It's an astonishing art form with roots in the laws of physics.
| Documentaries | Children & Family Movies | Movies for ages 8 to 10 | Movies for ages 11 to 12 | TV Shows | Social & Cultural Documentaries | Movies for ages 5 to 7 | TV Documentaries |
Professor Dan Ariely examines the truth behind lying: why we do it, when we do it and how society suffers from whoppers and little white lies alike. Everyone loves a juicy story of treachery and deceit. The reason is simple: We all lie. Every day.
| Documentaries | Social & Cultural Docs |
A Ukrainian pastor has earned admirers and detractors alike for abducting homeless, drug-addicted kids and forcing them into rehab. His results are admirable, his methods controversial. How thin are the lines between saint, vigilante and kidnapper?
| Social & Cultural Docs | Documentaries |
Three teenage misfits find camaraderie in sex, violence and petty crime. But what starts as a lark soon threatens to damage them beyond repair. These kids are humiliated, beaten up, full of rage. They want to get even. They should be careful what they wish for.
| International Movies | Dramas |
In the wake of a devastating riot in Gujarat, India, that left 3,000 Muslims dead, a handful of ordinary citizens grapple with the repercussions. Hindi, Muslim. Rich, poor. Young, old. In the aftermath of a man-made disaster, who succeeds and who fails?
| Dramas |
This documentary examines the role that revolutionaries Frank País and José Antonio Echeverría played in the overthrow of dictator Fulgencio Batista. Their story was erased from history, but these Cuban revolutionaries gave their lives for a cause.
| Social & Cultural Docs | Historical Documentaries | Documentaries |
This documentary follows the annual 16-day spear-hunting expeditions of Lake Winnebago fishermen pursuing an elusive quarry: the giant lake sturgeon. Lurking beneath the frozen surface of this lake are prehistoric fish that can live 100 years and grow to 300 pounds.
| Documentaries | Sports Documentaries | Science & Nature Docs |
Long before he was commissioner, rookie cop James Gordon takes on Gotham City crime and corruption to avenge the murder of Bruce Wayne's parents. You know the story of Batman. Now meet the dogged detective who helps Bruce Wayne become the crusader Gotham needs.
| TV Thrillers | Programas de TV y series | Dramas de TV | Dramas de TV sobre crimen | TV sobre historietas y superhéroes |