New Netflix Releases for January 19, 2017
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.
| Comedies | Stand-up Comedy |
Jim Gaffigan offers up his take on bacon, bowling and other weighty topics in this stand-up performance filmed live in Austin on his 2008 comedy tour. He's an affable guy who appreciates life's simple pleasures, like processed meat and hitting the snooze button.
| Stand-up Comedy | Comedies | Talk Shows & Stand-up Comedy |
Funnyman Jim Gaffigan offers up his unique take on everything from Disney World to overweight whales in this live show from Washington, D.C. From overweight whales to indoor pools, no topic is too small for one of the funniest, and palest, men on the planet.
| Stand-up Comedy | Comedies |
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 |
A sexual assault victim, unjustly tried for the attempted murder of her attacker, is defended by a retired lawyer who challenges India's rape culture. They had to change a culture in which no doesn't mean no -- and where the rapist is always right, no matter the truth.
| Crime Dramas | Crime Movies | Dramas |
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 |
In this historical romance, a woman endures hardship and heartbreak while becoming a nurse during the Japanese colonization of Taiwan in the 1920s.
| TV Dramas | TV Shows | Taiwanese TV Shows |
The final holdout in her historic beachside building in Brazil, a retired music critic refuses to sell her apartment to developers bent on demolition.
| Social Issue Dramas | Dramas |
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 |
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 |
An aging jazz musician learns after his wife's death that she may have been unfaithful to him decades before.
| Independent Movies | Dramas | Independent 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 Dramas | 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 |
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.
| Comedies | Dramas | Independent Dramas |
Two sons of a master shoemaker -- one biological and one adopted -- stand to destroy their own lives and industry when they fall for the same woman.
| Taiwanese TV Shows | TV Shows | Romantic TV Shows | TV Dramas |
Two teen girls form an intense bond and launch a lucrative webcam business, leading them to a dangerous encounter with a middle-aged married man.
| Dramas | Independent Dramas | Independent Movies |