Happy Weekend! Find Out What's New on Netflix This Week
Happy long weekend! Time to chill out and watch hours upon hours of new movies and TV. Here are the new streaming options on Netflix this week.
New Girl, Season 1
This smart urban sitcom revolves around Jessica Day, an appealing twentysomething still trying to rebound from a recent break-up, when she moves in with three single guys, all of whom are ready to help her understand the ways of the world.
In this animated hit, a neurotic worker ant in love with a rebellious princess rises to unlikely stardom when he switches places with a soldier. Signing up to march in a parade, he ends up instead enlisted to fight against a termite army.
My Babysitter’s a Vampire
When their parents head out for the evening, Ethan and his little sister get the babysitter of their nightmares: a fledgling vampire named Sarah. Before the night ends, Ethan will have to save his neighborhood from a growing army of the undead!
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
Trash-TV maven Chuck Barris has it all — the hit series “The Gong Show” and the love of a good woman. But he also has a big, dark secret: He’s a CIA assassin who kills while purportedly escorting his game show winners on their vacation prizes.
The Truman Show
Truman Burbank is the star of “The Truman Show,” a 24-hour-a-day TV phenomenon that broadcasts every aspect of his life without his knowledge. When Truman discovers that his life is a sham for public consumption, he makes a desperate escape bid.
Masterpiece Contemporary: Page Eight
Silky-smooth veteran MI5 agent Johnny Worricker is wholly dedicated to his work, but his loyalty to the British spy agency is about to be tested. A top secret document surfaces that reveals heinous government misdeeds — and puts Johnny on the spot.
The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Seasons 1-5
Tackling thorny issues, this TV drama centers on Amy Juergens, whose unplanned pregnancy at age 15 transforms her life. But Amy continues to take her education seriously after the baby is born and pursues a turbulent romance with a classmate.
The House I Live In
This documentary shines a harsh light on America’s “war on drugs” and its long-term impact on society. Filmmaker Eugene Jarecki captures the stories of dealers, police officers, prison inmates and others affected by the crusade.
Playing for Keeps
A washed-up, former soccer star attempts to rebuild his relationship with his son and ex-wife by coaching his son’s soccer team. His plan to reconnect with his family is met with challenges from the attractive soccer moms who pursue him everywhere.
The Expendables 2
In this high-octane thriller, Mr. Church brings the Expendables back together for an easy job — but things go wrong, and one of the mercenaries is brutally murdered. Now the band of hired guns goes on a mission of revenge in hostile territory.
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