New Netflix Releases for January 6, 2016
A scheming matriarch plots to cut off her disabled stepson and his wife from the family fortune, creating a division within the clan. A greedy woman casts out her stepson and his family. But her own sons show the loyalty she lacks.
| Bollywood Movies | International Movies | Dramas |
When a crazy turn of events places a kindhearted bumbler in charge of a mighty underworld gang, he tries using his new power for good. A well-meaning klutz takes charge of a gang of thugs and finds them lawful jobs. But will virtue or vice rule the day?
| Action Comedies | Action & Adventure | Crime Action & Adventure |
From Lord Have Mercy to A Pimp Named Slickback, this real-deal documentary tracks Katt Williams's rise from young stand-up to BET staple. Get to know the real man behind the comedy superstar's hustler persona by honing in on his history.
| Documentaries | Biographical Documentaries | Social & Cultural Documentaries |
Gale has written a best-seller which has been turned into a film. As the movie premiere looms closer, the mysterious deaths begin again. The survivors from the first film go to college. Guess who tags along with them. Murder can really mess up your GPA.
| Horror Movies | Slasher and Serial Killer Movies | Teen Screams |
While the original parodied slasher flicks like Scream, Keenen Ivory Wayans' sequel to Scary Movie takes comedic aim at haunted house movies. Vomit by the gallon, tasteless parodies and a classic catfight. You'll never take a haunted house seriously again.
| Horror Movies | Teen Screams | Satires | Comedies |
After he accidentally opens a gateway that allows giants to enter the kingdom, farm boy Jack seeks to undo the damage and rescue a kidnapped princess. Gnarly vines shoot into the sky. Ready for a world of endless peculiarity? By all means -- take the first step.
| Adventures | Fantasy Movies | Action Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Action & Adventure | Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Romantic Movies |
Comic and former Stoner of the Year Doug Benson chronicles his experience as he avoids pot for a month and then consumes huge quantities for 30 days. A month without pot. Then one on the ganja train. The results may surpr- ... what were we talking about?
| Social & Cultural Documentaries | Documentaries |
Self-absorbed, headstrong Southern Belle Scarlett O'Hara meets her match in Rhett Butler just as the Civil War breaks out. The winds of war destroy her family, her home and her way of life. But this headstrong belle refuses to be broken.
| Critically-acclaimed Dramas | Dramas | Romantic Movies | Romantic Dramas | Dramas based on classic literature | Dramas based on Books | Classic Movies | Classic Dramas | Period Pieces | Oscar-winning Movies | Critically-acclaimed Movies |
In a documentary with unparalleled access, discover the people and sounds that inspired rock 'n' roll legend Keith Richards from childhood to today. Iconic. Legendary. Guitar god. A rare, intimate journey with the man behind all the myths.
| Biographical Documentaries | Documentaries |
Goons kidnap Bablu after he helps his friend run away with a powerful man's daughter. While he's held captive, he falls for the girl's younger sister. A handsome hero has his eye on the wrong girl. She's a real catch, but her father is a different story.
| International Movies | Romantic Movies | Action & Adventure |
When notorious East Coast mob boss Mickey Cohen looks to set up his operations in L.A., it's up to a group of hard-nosed LAPD cops to take him down. A dangerous man is trying to run the City of Angels. Regular cops can't stop him -- L.A. needs the right cops.
| Crime Action & Adventure | Action Thrillers | Action & Adventure | 20th Century Period Pieces | Crime Dramas | Dramas based on real life | Dramas based on Books | Crime Movies | Police Detective Movies | Crime Movies based on real life | Dramas | Gangster Movies |
A freak weather system turns its fury on New York City, unleashing a deadly Sharknado on the Big Apple, and Fin and April are back to save the day. Sharks usually move with the grace of a deadly flower. But in the air, they're tubby loads waiting to land on your head.
| Horror Movies | Thrillers | Cult Movies |
Fascinated by the mysterious and affluent Jay Gatsby, his neighbor Nick Carraway bears witness to the man's obsessive love and spiral into tragedy. Don't look too closely at the man who has it all. Under all the money and glamour, he wants what he can't have.
| Dramas | Dramas based on classic literature | Romantic Dramas | Romantic Movies | Romantic Favorites | Dramas based on Books | 20th Century Period Pieces |
Confronted with the potential end of their marriage, Ethan and Sophie take off for a weekend together, hoping to negotiate their future. When their therapist suggested a couples' retreat, they thought it'd be romantic. Not a trip down a rabbit hole.
| Dramas | Comedies | Independent Movies |
Robert Downey Jr. stars as the legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes in this Guy Ritchie-helmed reinvention of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's detective series. Sherlock Holmes has never met an opponent who could outwit him. Then again, all the other opponents were alive.
| Action & Adventure | Comedies | Award-winning Movies |
On the surface, the Social Welfare Agency appears to help orphaned schoolgirls, but it's actually turning them into lethal agents. Brainwashed. Teamed with veteran assassins. With their innocent looks, their victims will never see them coming.
| Anime Sci-Fi | Anime Dramas | Anime Action | Anime Series | Anime | TV Shows | Crime TV Shows |