New Netflix Releases for January 17, 2017
A mysterious "time master" from the future unites an unlikely group of superheroes and villains to save the world from a powerful evil. This ragtag team's got a lot to learn about working together. But one day, they'll be legendary.
| US TV Shows | TV Shows | TV Action & Adventure | TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
Wicked one-liners and soul-baring confessions converge in this uniquely intimate stand-up special from "Chappelle's Show" co-creator Neal Brennan. Stand-up. One-liners. Emotional stuff. Three microphones reveal the intricate layers of a unique comic mind.
| Stand-up Comedy & Talk Shows | Comedies | Dark Comedies |
Disguised as superpowered She-Ra, Princess Adora -- He-Man's twin sister -- fights to save planet Etheria from the clutches of dark sorcerer Hordak. To some, she is merely a princess. But She-Ra is the thwarter of the evil that once claimed her. Now SHE has the power!
| Kids' TV for ages 8 to 10 | Kids' TV for ages 11 to 12 | Kids' TV for ages 5 to 7 | TV Shows | Kids' TV | TV Cartoons | Comic Book & Superhero TV |
Arrested in 1970 after trying to smuggle two kilos of hash out of Turkey, American student Billy Hayes faces a nightmare 30-year jail sentence. They threw him in a hellhole and threw away the key. Now this college kid's got to learn to survive -- fast.
| Dramas based on real life | British Dramas | Crime Dramas | Dramas | British Movies | Biographical Dramas |
In this fact-based thriller, Miami's elite are shaken when the marriage between a hotel heir and a stripper results in a pair of murders.
| Dramas | Dramas based on real life | Crime Dramas |
DJ Ickarus is at the top of his game, dazzling fans and touring the world -- until he gets locked in the loony bin after taking a few too many drugs. He's a music maker and a drug taker. Only a tortured genius could turn a stint in the psych ward into true art.
| German Movies | German Dramas | Dramas |
Now married and raising a son, clumsy ape-man George finds his jungle kingdom in peril as Really Mean Lion challenges him for the throne. What's riskier than fighting scary lions to become King of the Jungle? Taking a gambling ape to Vegas!
| Disney | Movies for ages 5 to 7 | Family Comedies | Movies for ages 11 to 12 | Movies for ages 8 to 10 | Children & Family Movies | Comedies |
Follow the eerie story of Father Malachi Martin, a disenchanted priest whose belief in demonic possession would lead him to conduct several exorcisms.
| Documentaries |
In 1983, the World Cup trophy was stolen from the Brazilian Football Association's headquarters. This is the strange story behind that event. Brazil managed to gain the most coveted prize in football, but they weren't able to keep it safe.
| Comedies | Dramas | Crime Dramas |
In this reboot of the 1950s TV series, Native American warrior Tonto and lawman John Reid form a contentious partnership to clean up the Old West. These partners in crime fighting are ready to clean up the Wild West. If they get some revenge in the process, so be it.
| Action Thrillers | Action & Adventure | Adventures |
Abby Russell renders compassionate care as a nurse in her day job, but at night she dedicates herself to another set of values in this gory thriller. Two bright and foxy new nurses have joined the medical workforce. Too bad one of them is utterly insane.
| Thrillers | Independent Movies | Horror Movies |
After terrorists place a bomb inside a toy Lord Ganesha, a child takes off with the dangerous doll, setting it on a course throughout all of Mumbai.
| Dramas |
In 1992, three radically different residents of Rostock, Germany, become entangled in a violent xenophobic riot that rocks the beleaguered city.
| Dramas | International Movies |
When her husband dies suddenly of a heart attack, Elena, a documentary filmmaker, forms an unlikely bond with his much younger, suicidal mistress. A filmmaker's husband dies of a heart attack. His final request to her: Look out for his troubled, much younger lover.
| International Movies | Dramas | International Dramas |
An ill and addled man recalls what seems to be a brief but powerful past romance with a kindred spirit, a young Russian woman who lived a lonely life.
| Romantic Foreign Movies | Romantic Movies | Romantic Dramas |
A former Goth studying to become a nun finds her faith tested when she returns home to visit her brother, who has been disfigured in the Iraq War.
| Dramas | Comedies | Independent Dramas |