New Netflix Releases for January 20, 2017
Comic Jim Gaffigan delivers his sardonic take on topics like eating, exercise, weddings and his five kids in this live stand-up special. He's obsessed with the most important things in life. Like doughnuts, biscuits, seafood and kale. And other food.
| Talk Shows & Stand-up Comedy | TV Comedies | US TV Shows |
This documentary digs deep to recount the saga of the superstar self-help guru convicted of negligent homicide in the deaths of three followers.
| Documentaries |
A little girl is torn between her artist mother and playwright father when they divorce and rethink their lives during turbulent times in 1980s Cuba.
| Biographical Dramas | Dramas | International Movies |
Comedian Jim Gaffigan cuts loose on a variety of topics, including Hot Pockets, holidays, Catholicism and his favorite activity: doing nothing. Behold as one ordinary man dissects the casual insanity of Hot Pockets, bathrobes and bald cupcakes.
| Stand-up Comedy | Comedies |
A violent confrontation between a motorcycle-riding bank robber and a rookie cop spirals into a tense generational feud. An ambitious cop and a desperate criminal clash. The impact is much larger than either could imagine.
| Dramas | Crime Dramas | Independent Movies | Independent Dramas | Police Movies | Police Dramas |
A young wife and mother goes to work at a massage studio and soon discovers that her co-workers are actually prostitutes for high-end clients. She's a single mom turned escort who knows everyone's dirtiest secrets. Can this double life lead to a happy ending?
| Dramas | Dramas based on real life | Crime Dramas |
An aging jazz musician learns after his wife's death that she may have been unfaithful to him decades before.
| Dramas | Independent Dramas | Independent Movies |
This adaptation of Frank McCourt's best-selling memoir tells the grim story of the author's impoverished childhood in 1940s Ireland.
| Dramas based on Books | Dramas based on real life | Tearjerkers | Dramas based on contemporary literature | 20th Century Period Pieces | Dramas | Biographical Dramas |
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.
| Dark Comedies | Stand-up Comedy & Talk Shows | Comedies |
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.
| Independent Dramas | Comedies | 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.
| Dramas | German Dramas | German Movies |
Follow the eerie story of Father Malachi Martin, a disenchanted priest whose belief in demonic possession would lead him to conduct several exorcisms.
| Documentaries |
Suave police commissioners, a hapless inspector and a plucky journalist solve mysteries with French flair in these reimagined Agatha Christie tales. Deadly dinner parties. Taunting letters. Inexplicable crimes. Now served with a splash of French panache.
| TV Dramas | TV Thrillers | TV Shows |
As French troops prepare to withdraw from Afghanistan, a young journalist arrives to find a complex group of soldiers with unfinished business.
| TV Dramas | TV Shows |
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.
| International Movies | Dramas |