New Netflix Releases for August 24, 2016
This biopic profiles J. Edgar Hoover, who pushed the envelope professionally and led a complex personal life during his 47 years as head of the FBI. Even the wealthiest and most powerful can't hide their secrets from him ... but he has a few secrets of his own.
| Dramas | Political Dramas | Biographical Dramas | 20th Century Period Pieces | Crime Dramas | Dramas based on real life |
A crook's wife and ex-partner steal his heist money and leave him for dead -- or so they think. But months later, he's back and ready for revenge. A cocky thief who's been double-crossed and left for dead returns. Now he won't quit until he settles the score.
| Action & Adventure | Crime Action & Adventure | Action Thrillers |
When Earth's superheroes exile the volatile Incredible Hulk to a distant planet called Sakaar, the muscle-bound green monster is sold into slavery. Exiled from Earth. Lost in space. But on a distant land ruled by evil, the green behemoth will find his destiny.
| Comic Book and Superhero Movies | Fantasy Movies | Comic Book & Superhero TV | Adult Animation | TV Action & Adventure | Action Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Sci-Fi & Fantasy | TV Shows | Action & Adventure | TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Alien Sci-Fi |
When a team of scientists begins to investigate a spacecraft that's come to rest on the sea floor, they discover that it contains a mysterious sphere. A sunken spaceship holds a sinister secret that may be too much for the scientists stuck inside to handle.
| Sci-Fi Thrillers | Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Thrillers |
A criminal escapes hell to pursue the cult that killed his daughter and abducted her baby, racing to save the infant before the group sacrifices her. A tough hombre escapes hell to keep a very bad thing from happening. Something involving eternal darkness.
| Action Thrillers | Action & Adventure |
A movie-loving 10-year-old and her blind little brother trek to meet Indian superstar Shah Rukh Khan for help in getting the boy an eye operation. Movies make their lives a little happier. They believe their hero can fix everything -- if they could just meet him.
| Dramas | Comedies |
Adam lives on a poverty-stricken world, while Eden is from its affluent twin planet, and their love sparks an interplanetary incident. Two people try to bridge parallel worlds in the name of love. In a dark future, passion is the first casualty.
| Dramas | Sci-Fi Dramas | Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Romantic Dramas | Romantic Movies |
Personal stories shed light on the lethal effects of chemicals we use every day and the uphill battle against the industrial giants who create them. The items in your own home might be killing you. And the worst part is the companies responsible don't care.
| Social & Cultural Documentaries | Documentaries |
The comedian gives a live stand-up performance based on his book, recounting his experience as an Iranian American actor in the U.S. His name and face get him typecast as a terrorist, but Maz Jobrani's out to prove he's the same as any other American.
| Comedies | Stand-up Comedy | Talk Shows & Stand-up Comedy |
The fun-loving Gumbles bounce and play while staying away from the foul-smelling Bottersnikes who live in a nearby junkyard. The Gumbles work for the common good. But their selfish neighbors, the Bottersnikes, are hateful -- and horribly rotten.
| TV Shows | Kids' TV |
On a journey from Brazil to the Las Vegas championships, professional bull riders risk it all to earn money, respect and titles. It's the world's most brutal sport. But these guys are willing to sacrifice blood and bone to become champions.
| TV Documentaries | Sports Documentaries | TV Shows | Documentaries |
Superstar DJ Steve Aoki reflects on the driving force behind his career: his ambitious father, Benihana founder and perennial daredevil Rocky Aoki. His high-octane personality and drive made this DJ a star. His dad's extraordinary legacy keeps pushing him further.
| Music & Concert Documentaries | Documentaries | Music |
A bank job descends into bloody chaos when professional robbers get trapped in the building with a bloodthirsty maniac who has an eyeball fetish. It was a foolproof heist. These robbers had all the angles covered. Except one: outlasting the killer in their midst.
| Action & Adventure | Action Thrillers | Crime Action & Adventure |
Join Turbo and his posse, the Fast Action Stunt Team. Filled with comedy, action and fun, this series amps it up to the extreme. The only thing he's better at than racing is having fun with his best friends. Hold onto your shell!
| Séries de televisão para crianças | Séries e TV | Desenhos animados para TV |
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 |
Life is sweet on beautiful Puffin Rock, where puffling Oona, her baby brother Baba and their pals learn about nature, friendship and family. Come play with Oona and Baba on Puffin Rock, where every day is full of fun adventures, best pals and new discoveries!
| TV Cartoons | Kids' TV | TV Shows |