Here’s What’s About To Hit NetflixBy: Chris Crum - July 11, 2014
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. As always, dates are subject to change.
This week sees the release of a new season of Netflix’s original series Hemlock Grove. It’s not a huge list, but there are a few interesting titles. Oh, and Hitch.
Available on 07/11:
Hemlock Grove: Season 2 (2014)
As Peter and Roman struggle with dark family secrets, a terrifying new enemy appears in Season 2 of this gripping psychological thriller
The Battered Bastards of Baseball (2014)
This documentary tells the little-known story of how actor Bing Russell (of TV’s “Bonanza”) created an independent baseball team in the 1970s. Armed with big-time dreams and plenty of spirit, Russell’s Portland Mavericks become lovable underdogs.
The Power of Few (2013)
Christopher Walken, Christian Slater, Anthony Anderson, Jesse Bradford, Nicky Whelan
Over the course of 20 minutes, religious conspiracy, coincidence and a New Orleans smuggling operation draw together five disparate people — from a cop to a spy to a gun-toting kid — with transformative results.
Available on 07/12:
Sleeping Beauty (2014)
Olivia d’Abo, Casper Van Dien, Finn Jones, Catherine Oxenberg, Dylan Vox, Edward Lewis French
This take on a classic tale follows a heroic prince and his sidekick as they race to save Princess Dawn, cursed by an evil queen to eternal sleep.
Available on 07/14:
Will Smith, Eva Mendes, Kevin James, Amber Valletta, Julie Ann Emery, Adam Arkin, Robinne Lee
Smooth and sexy Hitch helps clueless clients make a great first impression with their dates so they can get to the second date. But when a lovely gossip reporter starts nosing around his business, Hitch has to figure out a whole new strategy to love.
The Master (2012)
Joaquin Phoenix, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams, Laura Dern, Ambyr Childers, Rami Malek
Freddie, a volatile, heavy-drinking veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, finds some semblance of a family when he stumbles onto the ship of Lancaster Dodd, the charismatic leader of a new “religion” he forms after World War II.
Available on 07/15:
Travel to Lego’s Denmark headquarters to learn about the toy manufacturer’s history and production, as well as the CEO who helped revive the brand.
The Last Days (2013)
Quim Gutiérrez, José Coronado, Marta Etura, Leticia Dolera, Mikel Iglesias, Ivan Massague
As the city of Barcelona falls prey to a psychological epidemic called the Panic, residents are terrified to go outside. After hiding in their office for months, a programmer and a management consultant venture out, only to find a lawless society.
Available on 07/16:
Authors Anonymous (2014)
Kaley Cuoco, Chris Klein, Dennis Farina, Jonathan Bennett, Dylan Walsh, Teri Polo, Tricia Helfer
A band of unpublished writers who gather to gripe about their misfortunes must cope with the sudden success of Hannah, who’s just joined their group. Struggling to accept her newfound fame, the other authors are alternately inspired and infuriated.
Available on 07/17:
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures: Season 1
Season 1 finds Pac opening a Netherworld portal, unleashing ghosts, going toe-to-toe Betrayus and more.
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