New Netflix Releases for February 19, 2017
Father-son tensions flare when a disagreeable dad decides to move in with his son and his son's fiancée right before their wedding. He was a deadbeat teen dad who named his kid Han Solo. Now he wants some bonding time -- and a fat paycheck.
| Slapstick Comedies | Comedies |
Newly orphaned Aram leaves Beirut to live with his grandfather in Los Angeles, and overwhelmed by culture shock, he falls prey to an Armenian gang. At age 12, his life is just beginning, but when fate turns his life upside down, 12 becomes as hard as 20.
| US Movies | International Movies | International Dramas |
Teams of recently deceased people who've been revived and given high-tech weapons must cooperate to defeat an army of monsters in Tokyo and Osaka. They're dead, but they can die again. And if they don't learn to work together, all of them will.
| Asian Action Movies | Action & Adventure | Horror Movies |
After winning a shared trip to a soccer match, two colleagues who hold opposite world views find they're stuck traveling together for the duration.
| Goofy Comedies | Comedies |
Director Chun-Chun Wong mixes documentary and fiction, comedy and drama in this engaging film about the power of first love. When aimless Joe is dumped by his mercurial girlfriend, Flora, he finds an unusual way to win her back: a magical website.
| Dramas | Comedies | Romantic Comedies |
In this Emmy-nominated docuseries, find out what's inside the kitchens and minds of the international culinary stars who are redefining gourmet food. Gifted. Eccentric. Visionary. When these chefs from around the globe cook, they don’t see rules. They see possibilities.
| US TV Shows | Documentaries | TV Shows | Food & Travel TV |
From the creators of "How to Train Your Dragon" comes an all-new Netflix original series that takes Hiccup and Toothless to the edge of adventure! What do you do when riding your dragon around a peaceful island gets old? Look for more dragons…
| Kids' TV | TV Cartoons | TV Shows |
Still desperate to find his granddaughter nearly a decade after her kidnapping, a devoted grandfather chases a dangerous new lead.
| Crime Dramas | Crime Movies | Dramas |
Posing as a telecom salesman at a business conference, a CIA agent fights to protect a fledgling Eastern European democracy from a military coup. To save a new democracy, he reveals he's CIA. What he doesn't reveal? He's on the "blue list" -- unlimited kill ratio.
| Action Thrillers | Action & Adventure |
A reclusive pawn shop owner sets his sights on revenge when vicious gangsters kidnap his drug-addicted neighbor's young daughter. An unassuming man. A drug-addled mother. And a little girl caught in the middle of a war. Let vengeance be his.
| Crime Action & Adventure | Action & Adventure | Action Thrillers |
When a kingdom is taken over by tyrants, the deposed princess begins a quest to find a disbanded group of evil knights to help take back her realm. If you're gonna fight evil, you'd better find the evilest guys to fight with you. It's one princess's best shot.
| Anime Action | Anime Series | Japanese TV Shows | Japanese TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Anime Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Anime |
O.J. Simpson's double-murder trial, dubbed "the Trial of the Century," is dramatized from the perspective of both the prosecution and the defense. The legal verdict is in, but the jury's still out on how it got there. Guilty or innocent, we're still fascinated.
| Crime TV Dramas | Crime TV Shows | US TV Shows | TV Shows | TV Dramas |
A documentary about Danish soldiers on a six-month Afghan tour of duty, and the boredom, adrenaline and confusion that comprise their daily routine.
| Scandinavian Movies | Documentaries | Foreign Movies | Foreign Documentaries | Danish Movies |
A photographer seems content with her boyfriend, and a writer adores his quirky beloved. But they begin an affair, and a cascade of betrayal ensues. Oozing with lust, yearning for love, four needy souls try desperately to make life feel less lonely.
| Steamy Thrillers | Romantic Dramas | Romantic Movies | Thrillers | Dramas | Romantic Favorites | Steamy Romantic Movies |
This newly preserved collection features more than 20 films made by groundbreaking African American directors for black audiences from 1915 to 1946. From silent film to drama to comedy, these early African American filmmakers worked outside Hollywood and made history.
| Classic Dramas | Social Issue Dramas | Dramas | Classic Movies | Silent Movies |
When he learns his karma will permit him to speak just a thousand more words before he dies, fast-talking agent Jack must make every syllable count. A smooth-tongued literary agent's got a deadly curse on his head. But how can he talk his way out of it without words?
| Comedies |