New Netflix Releases for April 16, 2017
This film chronicles the career of surfer Dadá Figueiredo, whose stormy personal life upended his status as a trendsetting '70s sports hero.
| Documentaries | Sports Documentaries | Biographical Documentaries |
A reclusive small-town locksmith who can't stop writing letters to a lost love meets a kindly bank teller who challenges him to look to the future. He poured his heart out into love letters that were never read. She wants to give him chance to start again.
| Independent Movies | Independent Dramas | Dramas |
Teen father-to-be Sam imagines his future as a young parent and finds a surprising mentor while reading about his idol, pro skateboarder Tony Hawk. His mom had him at 16. Now he's facing parenthood at the same age. But he won't be following in his father's footsteps.
| Dramas | Dramas based on Books | Comedies |
An impulsive, free-spirited woman who's defied convention for much of her life suddenly finds herself flirting with a classic romance.
| Romantic TV Shows | TV Dramas | TV Shows |
Training a keen eye on hot-button political topics, this variety show features stand-up comedy, sketches and sarcastic celebrity impersonations.
| Stand-up Comedy & Talk Shows | TV Shows | TV Comedies |
New Netflix Releases for April 15, 2017
A scientist's mentally challenged son accidentally summons a spaceship and befriends the alien inside, granting him powers to live a more normal life.
| Music & Musicals | Dramas | Romantic Dramas |
A freshman uninterested in joining a fraternity is convinced to pledge by a rich roommate who introduces him to a world darker than he ever dreamed. He thought being an Ivy League frat boy might be fun. But he'll find out this fraternity isn't just fun and games.
| Comedies |
After a hotel maid confronts her boss about secret cameras in the rooms, she insists on watching the videos, which reveal more than she imagined.
| Dramas | International Movies | Latin American Movies |
As their big day arrives, a couple's lavish wedding plans turn into a nightmare of exes, fighting parents and uninvited guests. They've vowed to stay chaste until marriage. But first, they'll have to survive the trip down the aisle.
| Dramas | Romantic Comedies | Comedies |
A filmmaker unearths his late uncle's cache of videos, photos and letters, weaving from them a portrait of a burgeoning artist cut down in his prime.
| Social & Cultural Docs | Biographical Documentaries | Documentaries |
Teen witch Bibi and horse-loving Tina face trouble when a posh girl flirts with Tina's boyfriend and a crook sets his greedy eyes on a promising foal. A mean girl and a wealthy villain threaten to ruin a carefree summer. Maybe it's time for a little witchcraft.
| Kids Music | Children & Family Movies | Movies for ages 8 to 10 |
A British-raised youth and the Nigerian elder brother he's never met struggle to connect and accept each other's culturally different worlds.
| International Movies | International Dramas | International Comedies |
Join Bubba the monkey and his animal friends on fun and exciting musical adventures on land, the sea and even outer space in this colorful series.
| Education for Kids | TV Shows | Kids' TV | Animal Tales |
When robbers hit Falkenstein castle, teen witch Bibi and pal Tina hunt for the crooks, then devise a plan to save the neighbors' failing ranch.
| Children & Family Movies | Kids Music | Movies for ages 8 to 10 |
A drug lord's hapless driver, who dreams of making it to the big time, gets caught up in a cartel war when he tries to impersonate his kidnapped boss.
| Comedies | Latin American Movies | International Movies |
A cheating politician, his distraught wife and an ex-con find themselves caught up in a narcotics trade fraught with intrigue and betrayal.
| Dramas | Political Dramas |