New Netflix Releases for May 1, 2016
Two terminally ill men bust out of the cancer ward with a plan to experience life to the fullest before they kick the bucket. Two feisty old men with cancer opt to go out with a bang. They learn something you're never too old to learn.
| Comedies | Tearjerkers |
This documentary follows the pit bulls that are rescued from the dogfighting ring of NFL quarterback Michael Vick and given a second chance at life. The dogfighting ring was shuttered. But to save the dogs, one group proved that a loving home is the best therapy.
| Science & Nature Docs | Documentaries |
An inspiring look at the brilliant, outrageous women who spearheaded the 1960s women's movement resonates with those who still face gender inequality. During a turbulent time, they made an indelible mark on history. But their fight is far from over.
| Documentaries | Social & Cultural Docs |
A Christian student wrestles with her beliefs while taking a biology class, and her father steps in to try to stop her from abandoning her faith. While pursuing higher education, a Christian college student comes to question her faith in a higher power.
| Dramas | Faith & Spirituality Movies | Faith & Spirituality |
After a debilitating accident ends her Olympic dreams, gymnast Ariana Berlin finds recovery and hope in the world of hip-hop and college athletics. A gifted gymnast, she dreamed of Olympic gold. What she got was so much better -- a second chance at life.
| Family Features | Children & Family Movies | Movies for ages 8 to 10 |
This docudrama based on the same-titled book tracks the aftermath of a 1993 bombing in Bombay through the eyes of a journalist covering the story.
| Hindi-Language Movies | Dramas | Dramas based on real life | Dramas based on contemporary literature | Foreign Movies | Crime Dramas | Foreign Dramas | 20th Century Period Pieces | Indian Movies | Dramas based on Books | Political Dramas |
Johnny Knoxville and his fellow pranksters wander Japan in panda outfits, wreak havoc on a golf course, perform stunts involving alligators and more. Toy cars in all the wrong places. Rocket skates. Yellow snow. Slapstick goes berserk as these guys go gonzo.
| Cult Comedies | Comedies |
Expert winemakers and sommeliers delve into the mysteries surrounding wine, from its delicious and colorful history to how it's made and marketed. Behind every tasty wine, there's an art and history that are just as amazing, involving soil, sun -- and lots of love.
| Social & Cultural Docs | Documentaries |
A medical student-turned-zombie tries to retain her humanity by eating brains at the morgue and finds she has an uncanny new gift for solving crimes. Who would have guessed that becoming a zombie could turn you into a brilliant detective too?
| TV Horror | TV Dramas | TV Dramedies | TV Mysteries | TV Comedies | TV Shows |
After Japan's Shogunate is occupied by an alien army, a samurai forced to work as a handyman forms a squad of swordsmen to fight back. Aliens have taken over. One oddball is our only hope. Things have never been wilder, goofier or more ridiculously funny.
| TV Shows | Anime Series |
In his follow-up to "I Am Comic," filmmaker Jordan Brady books himself a weekend gig and interviews fellow comedians about why they go on the road. Small towns, cheap motels, gritty clubs. Life on the road isn't pretty, but for many comedians, it's home.
| Documentaries |
New Netflix Releases for April 30, 2016
After teenager Ichigo Kurosaki acquires superpowers from wounded soul reaper Rukia Kuchiki, the two of them join forces to round up lost souls. A teen superhero and a magical spirit hunt down lost souls. Yup, it's go time for the ultimate supernatural fantasy.
| Anime Fantasy | Anime Action | Anime Series | Anime | TV Shows | Teen TV Shows |
Finding a tantalizing clue in an old letter, a young woman journeys to her family's tropical plantation to uncover generations of secrets. She came to a distant land to uncover her family's past -- only to find that paradise hides many dark secrets.
| Romantic Dramas | Romantic Foreign Movies | Romantic Movies |
As a family prepares to reluctantly sell the Cape Cod cottage they have owned for generations, a documentary filmmaker chronicles their sense of loss. Five generations grew up here, in a summer cottage full of cherished memories. But now the family is forced to sell.
| Documentaries |
When his big stock plan fails, a hotshot fund manager winds up homeless and must learn the secret ranking system of the street in order to survive. From riches to rags overnight. There are places where the fight for survival doesn't happen on a balance sheet.
| TV Thrillers | TV Dramas | TV Shows | Crime TV Dramas |
Drowning in debt and shackled to a spendthrift wife, family man Tapio takes dodgy jobs from career criminal Eki in order to keep his family afloat. He's way over his head in debt. But this enterprising provider will do anything to keep up appearances.
| TV Shows | TV Dramas |