Here’s What’s About To Hit NetflixBy: Chris Crum - March 14, 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.
This week, we learned that Netflix is getting three new originals from DreamWorks animation later this year. The service might also be launching in France in the fall. As far as what’s available in the immediate future, here’s what you have to look forward to.
Update: FYI, Mad Men: Season 6 will be available on March 30th.
Available on 03/13:
How I Live Now (2013)
Saoirse Ronan, Tom Holland, George MacKay, Harley Bird, Danny McEvoy, Anna Chancellor, Jonathan Rugman, Corey Johnson
While on vacation in rural England, American teen Daisy slowly comes to appreciate the people around her and soon falls in love with local boy Eddie. But her summer idyll comes to an abrupt end when rumors of World War III become a reality.
Available on 3/15:
Maxwell “Max” McGrath is thrown into a new life after moving with his mother to the small city of Copper Canyon. There, he meets new friends, bullies — and supervillains hunting him down for a power inside him called turbo energy.
Tom Segura: Completely Normal (2014)
Veteran stand-up and Cincinnati native Tom Segura shares a few off-hand appraisals on hotels and hobbies with his trademark cool and thoughtful demanor in this full-length comedy special.
Available on 3/16:
American Dreamz (2006)
Hugh Grant, Dennis Quaid, Mandy Moore, Willem Dafoe, Chris Klein, Jennifer Coolidge, Sam Golzari
For the first time in four years, President Staton picks up a newspaper and becomes a virtual hermit as he begins questioning his narrow worldview. To get him back in the limelight, his chief of staff books him as a guest judge on a TV talent show
Available on 3/19:
Liam Hemsworth, Gary Oldman, Amber Heard, Harrison Ford, Lucas Till, Embeth Davidtz, Julian McMahon, Josh Holloway, Richard Dreyfuss, Angela Sarafyan
Blackmailed by his company’s CEO, low-level employee Adam Cassidy finds himself forced to spy on the boss’s rival and former mentor. As Adam enjoys all the trappings of an executive position, he soon learns he can trust no one.
Short Poppies: Season 1 (2014)
TV journalist David Farrier takes on the job of documenting what everyday life is like for a collection of eccentric nobodies from small-town New Zealand, but the network plans to make a comedy out of the reporter’s odd findings.
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