Here Are Some Titles You’re About To See On NetflixBy: Chris Crum - November 21, 2013
As you know, content comes and goes on Netflix. Each week, we’re bringing you a list of titles that you’ll be able to stream in the U.S. in the coming days.
Since last time, news has come out that Netflix will be bringing back The Killing for one more season. Interestingly, Netflix is helping shows from other networks get endings. Netflix has also put out a new clip from its forthcoming Justin Timberlake-produced documentary The Short Game.
Available on 11/22:
Red Dawn (2012)
Chris Hemsworth, Josh Peck, Josh Hutcherson, Adrianne Palicki, Connor Cruise
When North Korean military forces invade American soil and try to pacify citizens in one community, a group of teens elude capture and organize a resistance. But their uprising faces an adversary determined to stomp out their grass-roots rebellion.
Available on 11/23:
Last Call at the Oasis (2011)
Erin Brockovich, Jay Famiglietti, Peter H. Gleick, Robert Glennon, Tyrone Hayes
This compelling documentary explores the global water crisis, examining deficiencies in the supply system and communities affected by water shortages. Scientists, activists and social entrepreneurs shed light on this shocking and pervasive problem.
Brotherhood of the Traveling Rants (2013)
When an author decides to turn his book tour into a stand-up comedy tour, he enlists his best friend from high school to come along. They haven’t seen each other in 20 years but quickly fall into their old habits of outrageous behavior.
My Week with Marilyn (2011)
Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne, Kenneth Branagh, Dominic Cooper, Julia Ormond, Emma Watson, Judi Dench
While filming a movie in England, Hollywood icon Marilyn Monroe slips away with a young Brit for a week of self-discovery and frivolity. The story that ensues is based on the real-life memoirs of Colin Clark, once assistant to Sir Laurence Olivier.
Available on 11/25:
Robin Hood (1973 Disney Version)
With King Richard off to the Crusades, Prince John and his slithering minion, Sir Hiss, set about taxing Nottingham’s citizens with support from the corrupt sheriff — and staunch opposition by the wily Robin Hood and his band of merry men.
The Sword in the Stone (1963 Disney Version)
A humble young squire named Wart allies himself with the powerful magician Merlin and discovers his destiny. No one would have guessed that a sword trapped in a churchyard stone would transform Wart into the legendary King Arthur.
Video Game High School: Seasons 1-2
When Brian unknowingly goes up against — and beats — a high-ranking gamer called “The Law,” he’s swiftly admitted to the prestigious Video Game High School, where the best of the best come to learn everything there is to know about gaming.
The Iceman (2013)
Michael Shannon, Winona Ryder, Chris Evans, Ray Liotta, David Schwimmer, James Franco
This thriller based on a true story follows Richard Kuklinski, who killed more than 100 people for the mob — and his own pleasure — between 1964 and 1986. Despite his prolific violence, Kuklinski was a devoted husband and father of two daughters.
Sins & Secrets: Season 3
Each episode of this gritty investigative series highlights a notorious crime in a different city, exploring the community where the crime occurred, detailing how justice was served and offering a look at the aftermath.
Available on 11/26:
For the Love of Movies: The Story of American Film Criticism
Patricia Clarkson, A.O. Scott, Rex Reed, Elvis Mitchell, Lisa Schwarzbaum, Roger Ebert, B. Ruby Rich
Filmmaker Gerald Peary directs this insightful documentary that examines the oft-misunderstood world of film criticism and explores what the future holds for the underappreciated art form in the expanding Internet era. Filled with an assortment of the country’s most respected critics, Peary’s film features appearances by Kenneth Turan, Elvis Mitchell, A.O. Scott, and arguably the most recognizable film critic of all time, Roger Ebert.
Available on 11/28:
Cake Boss: Season 7
Master baker Buddy Valastro is the spirited, dedicated boss at Carlo’s Bake Shop in Hoboken, N.J., where he and his extended family turn out one-of-a-kind confectionery creations and abundant culinary drama in this popular reality series.
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Image: The Iceman (YouTube)