New Netflix Releases for March 31, 2016
Tormented by bullies, a white South African orphan goes to live with a family friend, where he befriends a political prisoner who teaches him to box. A boy in South Africa knows the consequences of division all too well. Unity is worth fighting for.
| Dramas based on Books | Social Issue Dramas | Dramas |
Frank was a rising pop star when he married Cindy, but decades of dashed dreams and alcoholism have left the pair struggling to find happiness. He's a boozy, washed-up musician. She's bitter over their lost dreams. Can anything bring this couple together again?
| Documentaries |
A student filmmaker vengefully turns his camera on his bitter mom and washed-up rock star stepdad in this dramedy based on a documentary. His parents completely ruined his life, so he exacted the ultimate filmmaker's revenge. He made them famous.
| Comedies | Biographical Dramas | Dramas |
After a lifetime of hardship in her country at the hands of the Viet Cong, a young mother marries a U.S. marine and starts a new life in America. The war was over for some, but for this young Vietnamese woman, the struggle for a life in America was just beginning.
| Military Dramas | Biographical Dramas | Dramas |
When a cop tries to make a murder look like self-defense, the district attorney investigating uncovers a police department riddled with corruption. The son of a hero cop, he's fighting the good fight. Now, this DA must take down one of NYPD's favorite officers.
| Crime Dramas | Dramas | Dramas based on Books |
When a Black Ghost scientist releases newly modified cyborgs and mysterious demons appear in Tokyo, the worlds of "Devilman" and "Cyborg 009" meet. When new threats emerge in a clash of cyborgs, two legendary heroes cross paths for the first time.
| Anime Series | TV Shows |
This documentary looks back on Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu's ban of Western media and how an influx of bootlegged films changed the country. Romania was once an entertainment wasteland. All it needed was smuggled American movies. And one rogue translator.
| Political Documentaries | Documentaries |
The inspiring Internet star and LGBT advocate shares an intimate view of his life and relationships during his international "Slumber Party" tour. He became an Internet sensation -- and a gay icon -- for being his genuine, spirited self. Millions of followers agree!
| Documentaries | Biographical Documentaries |
Fresh out of a stint in jail, transgender prostitute Sin-Dee and her pal Alexandra hit the crazy streets of LA to get revenge on her fickle pimp. Her pimp cheated on her while she was locked up. Now this working girl sets out to claim her pound of flesh.
| Late Night Comedies | Dramas | Comedies |
The global rise of e-sports is charted in this documentary that follows several League of Legends teams en route to the Extreme Masters championship. It's called e-sports, and its stunning ascent is making world champion athletes out of video game players.
| Documentaries |
This documentary captures one of nature's most dramatic events: the perilous 2,000-mile annual migration of African wildebeests across the Serengeti. It's one of the most amazing sights on earth. For the animals making the journey, it's a life-or-death struggle.
| Science & Nature Docs | Documentaries |
This documentary series explores the often-overlooked role of women monarchs in English history, from Eleanor of Aquitaine to the three Tudor queens. It's a man's world, they say, but that didn't keep these seven fearless women from ruling England and making history.
| Social & Cultural Docs | TV Shows | Documentaries | Political Documentaries | Biographical Documentaries | British TV Shows |
This documentary takes a serious look at a rare medical and legal condition that has turned ordinary people who sleepwalk into unwitting killers. They can't even remember how it happened. But sleep turned into deadly nightmares, for their victims and themselves.
| Documentaries | British Crime Movies | Crime Movies |
A New York City shrink must extract the whereabouts of some hidden bank loot from the mind of a violent and catatonic mental patient. To save his kid, a frantic shrink needs fast info -- but it's locked in his demented patient's head. She'll never tell.
| Thrillers | Psychological Thrillers |
Four star-crossed lovers run into the forest in pursuit of one another in this adaptation of William Shakespeare's comedic love story. Love is complicated enough proposition to begin with, but once mischievous fairies start working their magic, it's an absolute disaster.
| Comedies | Romantic Comedies | Period Pieces |
In the swinging 1960s, womanizing journalist Catcher Block reigns supreme over the ladies, but feminist advice columnist Barbara Novak pushes back. A swinging 1960s playboy and a modern liberated woman. When they come together, role models won't have a chance.
| Satires | Comedies | Romantic Comedies |