Netflix France New Releases for December 5, 2018

Bobby Robson: More Than a Manager

Explore the life and times of legendary soccer manager Bobby Robson, whose keen mind for the game was matched only by his devotion to his teams. Manager. Legend. Gentleman. Even after death, Bobby Robson remains all those things to soccer fans around the world.

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Whiplash

Driven by his demanding music teacher, drummer Andrew is determined to succeed as a jazz musician -- even if it destroys his personality.

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The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

Mathieu Amalric stars as author and Elle magazine editor Jean-Dominique Bauby in this adaptation of Bauby's autobiography, which he dictated by blinking his left eye after a stroke rendered him mute and paralyzed.

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Selma

In the face of violent racist attacks, Martin Luther King Jr. leads a protest in Alabama that culminates in a historic march from Selma to Montgomery. One courageous man and his brave followers plan a march for civil rights. The hostile powers that be stand against them.

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Read My Lips

A deaf secretary is tired of being treated like a serf at work. Her solution? Enlist the aid of a good-looking thief to help craft a revenge plot.

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'71

A young British soldier who's separated from his unit in Belfast at the height of Northern Ireland's Troubles must survive a night alone in the city. A British soldier caught in Belfast alone. When night descends, who is friend and who is foe?

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Billy Elliot

When 11-year-old Billy Elliot (Jamie Bell) trades boxing school for ballet lessons, his father (Gary Lewis) -- a hardworking miner from Northern England who despises the idea of his son running around in toe shoes -- is less than pleased. But when the boy wins an audition for the Royal Ballet School, he experiences a change of heart. Stephen Daldry directs this Oscar-nominated drama that spawned a Tony-winning Broadway musical of the same name.

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The Hedgehog

An 11-year-old girl decides to kill herself on her 12th birthday, but as the date approaches, she meets some kindred spirits in her building.

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Queen Margot

Arranged to marry a Protestant king to incite peace in 1500s France, Catholic Margot falls for another man, setting off a chain of tragic events.

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The Theory of Everything

As his esteem grows in the world of physics, Stephen Hawking's body is ravaged by ALS, forcing his increasing dependence on his devoted wife, Jane. Thanks to the power of love, one of the modern world's greatest minds endures unimaginable challenges.

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Time Share

Husband and father Pedro becomes increasingly suspicious that a series of mishaps at a resort during a family vacation are part of a sinister plan. He's immune to their promises of marital and familial bliss. But if he doesn't join this corporate family, he might lose his own.

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James and the Giant Peach

When young orphan James spills a magic bag of crocodile tongues, he soon finds himself in possession of a giant peach that flies him away to strange lands. But that's not half as odd as the oversize talking insects he finds living inside the peach.

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Far From Men

In 1954, as war breaks out in Algeria, a schoolteacher finds himself caught between two worlds as he escorts an Arab murder suspect to a French court. In a country at war, they're unlikely companions. And the journey ahead will test their loyalties like never before.

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Oceans

This documentary examines the vital role water plays in human existence and the cause-and-effect interplay between oceans and the environment.

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Mr. Nobody

The last mortal in a world of immortals, Nemo Nobody begins reviewing his life at the age of 120, trying to determine if he made the right decisions.

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Suffragette

At the beginning of the 20th century, circumstances drive a young, idealistic suffragette to find radical approaches to fighting male oppression.

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The Santa Clause

The snow hits the fan when an advertising executive accidentally kills Santa and suddenly finds himself saddled with jolly old Saint Nick's job.

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Still Life

A dutiful public servant, who spends his days tracking down the relatives of those who've died alone, is forced to confront his own loneliness.

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Time Lapse

Three friends conspire to use a mysterious machine that takes photos 24 hours into the future for personal gain, until dangerous images develop.

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Enemy

When a humdrum academic spots his double in a movie, he launches a search that leads him to a small-time actor who looks exactly like him.

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Rock the Casbah

A recently deceased Moroccan patriarch brings his wife and three daughters back together for three days of mourning and reflection.

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French Twist

An unhappy housewife develops an attraction for a woman named Marijo, who fixes her sink one day when her philandering husband's away. Her husband's been gallivanting about town. Surely, he won't object to a ménage à trois with her own paramour at home.

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Laggies

Clinging to youthful irresponsibility, 28-year-old Megan agrees to attend a career-development retreat, only to spend the time with a teenage friend.

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Fanny

When her true love sails away, a pregnant girl marries a much older man -- and soon ends up in a complicated love triangle.

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Marius

When the woman he loves begins courting an older man to make him jealous, Marius is torn between true love and his dream of a life at sea.

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A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding

A year after helping Richard secure the crown, Amber returns to Aldovia to plan their wedding. But her simple tastes clash with royal protocol. Last year, she found her prince. This year, she's marrying a king. But what if she's not cut out to be queen?

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The Program

This docudrama follows journalist David Walsh's dogged pursuit of the truth behind cyclist Lance Armstrong's astonishing Tour de France victories. He followed up his cancer battle with seven Tour de France wins. But one shrewd journalist saw past the hero's facade.

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My Old Lady

A New Yorker travels to Paris to sell an apartment he inherited from his father but finds an elderly woman living there who was his father's lover. He's inherited a home in Paris. He didn't expect to find people living in it. Or that they would save his life.

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A Castle in Italy

Forced to sell their family home, an affluent Italian clan falls apart. But as their world slowly crumbles, a new romance blossoms. The sale of a family's home marks the death of a dream. But amid the ashes, happiness might still be found.

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Teefa in Trouble

A gangster hires goon Teefa to abduct his friend’s daughter for an arranged marriage, but things get tricky when Teefa develops feelings for the girl. He’ll kidnap her for the money. Inadvertently falling in love with her is the bonus that could cost him everything.

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Switch

A Montreal woman looking for a change of scenery ends up as a framed fugitive when a dead body turns up in the Paris apartment she's renting.

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The Physician

A medical apprentice in 11th-century Persia disguises himself as a Jew to study at a school that does not admit Christians. An aspiring doctor won't let discrimination stop him from practicing medicine. Even if it means practicing deceit.

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Zulu

When two women are found murdered and mutilated in Cape Town, South Africa, two cops -- one black, the other white -- seek the culprit. For two detectives, it's more than a murder case. It's about the darkest days of their nation's history.

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Belle maman

On his wedding day, a young groom becomes smitten with his pregnant fiancée's mom, adding even more madness to her already dysfunctional family. He’s getting married to the mother of his child ... except he’s just fallen for the mother of his bride.

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Didier

A dejected sports agent trying sort out a professional mess finds his world transformed when he’s stuck with a dog that magically turns into a human. It’s a dog -- in the body of a man. It’s one more problem on his hands, but it may be exactly what he needs.

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The Human Centipede 2

A disturbed loner is so obsessed with the shocking horror film The Human Centipede that he decides to replicate the movie's grisly experiment. In this metasequel, the stakes are raised as 12 unlucky souls endure surgical hell.

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Extinction

Nine years after an apocalypse, three survivors must overcome their animosity and join forces to repel zombies that evolved into fierce predators. In a frozen dystopia overrun with zombies, the few remaining humans simply can't afford to hate each other.

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The Human Centipede 2: Full Sequence

A disturbed loner is so obsessed with the shocking horror film The Human Centipede that he decides to replicate the movie's grisly experiment.

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The Little Mermaid

In this take on the classic tale, a captive circus mermaid transforms the lives of a skeptical journalist and his wide-eyed young sister.

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Freedomland

When a single mother reports that her infant son was murdered by a black man from the projects, an intrepid African-American detective and a white journalist team up to dig for details but what they unearth is hard to believe.

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Bowling

Sent to shut down the maternity ward of a small-town hospital, a human resources director teams up with her new bowling buddies to save it instead. The odds are stacked against them. But in fighting for what’s right, this fearless foursome won’t be knocked down easily.

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Return to the Blue Lagoon

This sequel to The Blue Lagoon finds Richard -- the orphaned son of the lovers from the original film -- stranded on an island with a widow, Sarah, and her daughter, Lilli. When Sarah dies, Richard and Lilli grow up together and fall in love.

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Search Party

Two guys hope to reunite their friend with his runaway bride, unaware that he's been carjacked, stripped and stranded in the Mexican desert. A carjacking. Being left naked in the desert. Organ thieves. There are worse things than being ditched at the altar.

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The Human Centipede 3: The Final Sequence

A sadistic prison warden fed up with riots and overcrowding turns to a gruesome solution: stitching the inmates together. Life in this tinderbox of a state prison is already hell. But it's about to get a whole lot worse.

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Battle for SkyArk

A teen boy exiled to a desolate Earth from SkyArk, an orbiting city, heads a group of child survivors to take down SkyArk and save humanity.

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Turf

Tired of losing it all in offtrack betting, four buddies are tricked into buying a horse that refuses to race -- until a determined trainer arrives. They're down on their luck. But can an intractable mare and an eccentric horse whisperer end their losing streak?

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Des gens qui s'embrassent

Over two tumultuous years, bickering brothers Roni and Zef -- and their daughters -- find their family bonds tested by death, romance and betrayal.

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Rajma Chawal

Hoping to revive his relationship with his resentful millennial son, an internet-rookie widower assumes the online persona of a young woman. He eats his rice and beans the old-school way: with his hands. His son eats it with a spoon -- while texting. How can these two generations connect?

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Crossroads: One Two Jaga

In Kuala Lumpur, an abused domestic worker tries to escape to Indonesia, while an idealistic cop insists on fighting corruption -- at a heavy price. Immigrant laborers and corrupt police. In a world of desperation, doing the right thing isn't just hard. It's dangerous.

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Shining Inheritance, Season 1

A series of misunderstandings and unfortunate events conspire to shatter the once-promising life of girl from an affluent family.

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Doctor Stranger, Season 1

After fleeing North Korea, Park Hoon becomes a top surgeon in South Korea and vows to reunite with the woman he left behind.

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You're All Surrounded, Season 1

This drama series follows a new batch of rookie detectives and their temperamental chief, who fight crime in the upper-crust Gangnam area of Seoul.

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The Scapegoat

Benjamin, the eldest son in charge of a horde of siblings, is plagued by a series of strange and uncanny events that turn him into a career scapegoat.

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Shining Inheritance, Season 1

After a series of misunderstandings and unfortunate events conspire to shatter the once-promising life of girl from an affluent family, she finds the courage to persevere, eventually inspiring others by her example.

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My Love from the Star, Season 1

An alien who came to Earth 400 years ago is almost able to return to his own planet, but when he meets a famous actress, he doesn't want to go home.

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Angela's Christmas

A trip to church with her family on Christmas Eve gives young Angela an extraordinary idea. A heartwarming tale based on a story by Frank McCourt. A big-hearted girl. A baby in a manger. And a special Christmas her family will never forget.

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Cinéman

A bumbling mathematics professor magically acquires the power to travel through a series of iconic films to meet and rescue the woman of his dreams. He’ll swing from trees and shoot arrows to save his damsel in distress. This love story is straight out of the movies.

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Nicky Jam: El Ganador, Season 1

Follow reggaeton artist Nicky Jam's struggles to overcome drug addiction and rise to international success in this dramatization of his life story. He knew music was his passion. What he didn't know: that it could also be his salvation.

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L'oncle Charles

Angling for an inheritance, a woman poses as the long-lost sister of a terminally ill New Zealand tycoon. But panic ensues when he comes to visit. He’s rich, dying and continents away. She had the perfect plan to get his money. Then he showed up at her door.

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Being 14

Three young women contend with family tensions, school drama and confusing romance as they navigate adolescence in the final year of middle school.

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Jacky au royaume des filles

In a dystopian world ruled by women, a man heads to the grand ball in hopes of marrying the heir to the throne -- and break free of domestic drudgery. The women call the shots and the men are second-class citizens. Even in this inverted world, fairy tales still exist.

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The Only Way Is Essex, Season 19

This reality series follows some of the most glittering characters Essex has to offer, capturing all of their tears, tantrums and triumphs. The lives, loves and heartbreaks of an assortment of residents of an English county that doesn't get much respect.

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The Only Way Is Essex, Season 18

This reality series follows some of the most glittering characters Essex has to offer, capturing all of their tears, tantrums and triumphs. The lives, loves and heartbreaks of an assortment of residents of an English county that doesn't get much respect.

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Derren Brown: Apocalypse and Fear, Season 1

The mentalist takes mind games to a new level, persuading the public to believe in a zombie apocalypse, a fear-ending drug and a higher power. This is not a test. This is an illusion. One that may bring out the best in you. Or the impossible.

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Baby, Season 1

Fed up with their families and classmates, two teen girls from a wealthy part of Rome are drawn to the city's underworld and start leading double lives. In their posh world, social appearance is everything. Sick of playing by the rules, they begin a secret life without any.

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Death by Magic, Season 1

Magician Drummond Money-Coutts travels the globe, sharing his infectious love of his craft and attempting feats that proved fatal to other magicians. His charm, impeccable. His tricks, astounding. But make no mistake -- with these stunts, life and death is no exaggeration.

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Christiane Amanpour: Sex & Love Around..., Season 1

A contextual, acculturated dive into how adults in six, big global cities celebrate love and accentuate sex. CNN's Christiane Amanpour reports. Sexless marriages? Religion's impact on orgasms? War and sex? Nothing is too taboo for this documentary series.

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Calico Critters: A Town of Dreams

Freya heads into town with her mother for a very special occasion: a dress designed by her sister Stella is going to be in a fashion show!

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Calico Critters: The Treasure of Calico...

Freya and her friends inspire the mayor to put on a competition at the fete to pick the loveliest thing in Sylvanian Village. It's the most beautiful place on earth -- how can anyone pick just one great thing about Sylvanian Village?

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Calico Critters, Season 1

The adorable residents of Sylvanian Village always have lots of fun with their friends and families!

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Derren Brown: Infamous

Illusionist Derren Brown boggles the mind -- and the eyes -- with this mischievous performance featuring audience participation.

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Derren Brown: The Great Art Robbery

In a caper full of twists, illusionist Derren Brown trains a group of pensioners to steal a painting from a London gallery. Groomed for the perfect heist -- from pilfering chips at a seaside stand to expensive art. The secret lies in getting caught!

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The Master's Sun, Season 1

A woman who sees ghosts pairs with the materialistic head of a conglomerate to help each other out of jams as their hearts and lives become entangled. A woman sees dead people. Her boss sees dollar signs. Opposites better attract -- these two need each other.

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HERO MASK, Season 1

After a rash of mysterious deaths, Crown prosecutor Sarah Sinclair and SSC agent James Blood discover a conspiracy surrounding uncanny new bio-masks. Incredible biotech. A powerful corporation. Allies turned enemies. Knowing who to trust is half the game.

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The Finishers

Paul has always been distant with his disabled teenage son, Julien, who hopes to heal their bond by suggesting they compete together in a triathlon.

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Temperature of Love, Season 1

Circumstances spoil a budding romance between an aspiring screenwriter and a passionate chef. Five years later, they're given a second shot at love. Love isn't just about the initial attraction. An optimum temperature is vital for love to work -- not unlike cooking.

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Inheritors, Season 1

After a chance encounter in LA, two teens from different social backgrounds reunite at an exclusive high school attended by Korea’s über rich. For chaebol heirs primed to take over the family empire, duty means everything -- until young love gets in the way.

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Battle

After Amalie's dad goes bankrupt, the young dancer's affluent life collapses. But she finds a new beat to follow after meeting hip-hop dancer Mikael. The right steps. The wrong attitude. But then she shares the dance floor with a new partner, and the rhythm of love takes over.

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PJ Masks, Season 1

Three 6-year-old kids who live normal lives during the day become superheroes at night, fighting crime as a team known as PJ Masks.

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Same Old Song

When Parisian businesswoman Odile needs a new apartment, her sister Camille offers the services of her lover, real estate broker Marc. Soon the trio, along with several admirers and former lovers, gets swept up in various romantic entanglements.

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Papa Was Not a Rolling Stone

Encouraged only by her best friend and grandmother, an '80s teen dreams of escaping her working-class upbringing for a life of art and romance in Paris. She's got no reason to believe that a better life will ever be possible. She's not about to let that stop her.

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Les rois mages

A glitch in space-time drops the biblical Magi in 21st-century Paris, where they set out in search of baby Jesus and run up against strange new values. Hamburgers tempt their souls and the media wants to exploit them for profit. The year 2001 is no place for the three wise men.

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Hyde, Jekyll, Me, Season 1

A chaebol executive with a split personality spars with a circus leader determined to save her troupe, which he’s trying to eject from his theme park.

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Trésor

Jean-Pierre takes home a puppy for his partner Nathalie as an anniversary gift, but the new arrival soon brings relationship problems to the fore.

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Nos plus belles vacances

A city couple looking to patch up their marriage spend the scorching summer of 1976 with their mother and two sons in rural Brittany. Old wounds heal, new bonds grow, and childhood becomes a sweet memory. Summer in the sleepy village of Le Rocher Abraham.

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Monsieur Papa

An overwhelmed CEO, who is also a single mom, hires a down-and-out former employee to pose as her rebellious pre-teen’s long-lost dad. He needs a job. She needs a father for her son. Now, these two strangers must find a way to somehow resemble a family.

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Nous York

Three young Frenchmen visit their childhood friends Gabrielle and Samia in New York, where they try to take a bite out of the Big Apple. To say they're excited to visit their friends in New York is an understatement indeed. C'est magnifique!

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