New Netflix Releases for January 6, 2016
When Optimus Prime learns of a downed Transformers ship on the moon, he leads a mission to rescue the pilot left behind: his mentor, Sentinel Prime. An ancient secret buried on the moon triggers an alien war. Earth's fate hangs in the hands of the Autobots.
| Action Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Sci-Fi Thrillers | Alien Sci-Fi | Action & Adventure | Action Thrillers | Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
As an expectant father documents his and three friends' attempts at stand-up comedy, the prospects of birth and loss give the journey a new dimension. Life as a stand-up comic isn't always so funny. He and his friends are learning that in the most poignant way possible.
| Documentaries |
This portrait of legendary comedian Don Rickles blends clips of Rickles's TV appearances with footage from his stand-up routine and interviews. The man who made an art out of the put-down has made more friends than you might expect. Hear them tell his story.
| Documentaries | Biographical Documentaries |
Mike Epps tears up the stage at L.A.'s historic Orpheum Theatre in a special packed with blistering impressions and unapologetically raunchy swagger. Angry mamas. Freeloading boyfriends. And a side of Obama you've never seen. An evening of brash and uncensored comedy.
| Comedies | Stand-up Comedy |
This live-action adventure based on the popular video game follows a freshman cadet through a battle to save his school from alien invaders. Unsure of the future. Under siege by a ruthless force. In the 26th century, one cadet will test his mettle.
| TV Action & Adventure | Action Sci-Fi & Fantasy | TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Action & Adventure | TV Shows | Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
In this live-action feature, Scooby and the gang journey to Spooky Island, where a magical force is awakened that could spell doom for the human race. The Scooby gang is stuck on Spooky Island. They have to stop a magical force, if they can figure out what -- or who.
| Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Fantasy Movies | Comedies | Action & Adventure | Children & Family Movies | Movies for ages 11 to 12 | Family Features | Family Comedies | Adventures | Family Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
Ambitious high schooler Matthew falls for his gorgeous neighbor, but his bright future is jeopardized when he learns she was once a porn star. A hardworking teen falls hard for his new neighbor ... who he happens to know from the movies under his bed.
| Comedies | Romantic Comedies | Romantic Movies |
An American backpacker strikes up a conversation with a woman on the train to Vienna and persuades her to spend his last day in Europe with him. Boy meets girl in a romantic European city for one night together. This is what being young and in love is all about.
| Dramas | Independent Dramas | Romantic Dramas |
Ace FBI agent Malcolm Turner is forced to don a dress again and go undercover as livin' large granny Big Momma when his stepson witnesses a murder. An ace cop who dresses like a woman will put his own stepson in drag. To solve a murder! Totally just to solve a murder.
| Comedies | Late Night Comedies | Slapstick Comedies |
What if everyone was convinced you were a spy? An advertising executive who looks like someone else is forced to go on the lam. He's an ad man caught in a deadly game. She's his only hope of escape. But on this trip, nothing is quite what it seems.
| Action & Adventure | Spy Action & Adventure | Action Thrillers |
After Zimbabwe's disputed 2008 election results, political enemies are asked to write a new constitution and save their country from a bleak future. A country in turmoil. A system in chaos. They're the only hope of a beleaguered people for a peaceful future.
| Political Documentaries | Documentaries | Social & Cultural Documentaries |
Its population may be less than upright, but New Providence Island is home to pirate Capt. Flint, and he'll take on anyone who tries to claim it. Battles, treasure, intrigue! It's high adventure -- with lots of lowdown thievery. You've entered pirate waters, matey!
| TV Shows | TV Action & Adventure | TV Dramas |
Madagascar goes wild with holiday spirit in this set of Valentine's Day and Christmas-themed tales featuring everyone's favorite animal characters. The holidays are a zoo! Deck the halls with mayhem as all the Madagascar creatures get in on the act.
| Family Features | Family Feature Animation | Family Comedies | TV Shows | Kids' TV | TV Cartoons | Movies for ages 5 to 7 | Animal Tales | TV Comedies | TV Animated Comedies | Kids' TV for ages 8 to 10 | Kids' TV for ages 11 to 12 | Kids' TV for ages 5 to 7 | Children & Family Movies | Movies for ages 8 to 10 | Movies for ages 11 to 12 | Comedies |
Four American friends travel to rural Guatemala, where they attempt to exist on a dollar a day for two months to experience life in extreme poverty. Don't judge a man until you've lived a month in his shoes -- or, better yet, a day on his last dollar.
| Social & Cultural Documentaries | Documentaries |
See what Sunnyvale Trailer Park was like back in the day, featuring Randy as a prostitute, J-Roc before he rapped and Barb and Lahey still together. Before they were white trash, they were ... white trash, getting into the holiday spirit. And plenty of trouble.
| Canadian Movies | Late Night Comedies | Canadian Comedies | TV Comedies | TV Shows | Canadian TV Shows | Comedies |
While enrolled at a performing arts middle school, five talented tweens band together to form a hip-hop and R&B group in this animated musical series. With huge talent and cool friends, life's a nonstop adventure set to a catchy beat, lots of fun and lessons to live by.
| TV Cartoons | Kids Music | TV Comedies | TV Shows | Kids' TV |