Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix (I Hope You Like ‘Criminal Minds’)By: Chris Crum - August 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. As always, dates are subject to change.
We learned today that Netflix is getting some new exclusive stand-up comedy specials. Those won’t be out for a bit yet, but here are some titles you can stream more immediately. By the way, You’re Next also became available the other day, despite not making it onto last week’s list.
Available on 08/15:
Criminal Minds: Seasons 1-6 **Only on Netflix
This intense police procedural follows the professional and personal lives of a group of extraordinary FBI profilers who spend their days getting into the minds of dangerous and psychopathic criminals — and their nights trying to forget.
Hamlet and Hutch (2014)
Burt Reynolds, Emma Rayne Lyle, Elizabeth Leiner, Terri J. Vaughn, Cassi Davis
Stricken with Alzheimer’s disease, former Broadway star Hutch moves to the South to live with his estranged granddaughter, Tatum, who owns a struggling theater. There, he bonds with Tatum’s young daughter, who shares his passion for acting.
Great Expectations (2012)
Jeremy Irvine, Helena Bonham Carter, Ralph Fiennes, Holliday Grainger, Robbie Coltrane, Ewen Bremner, Jason Flemyng, David Walliams, Sally Hawkins, Olly Alexander
Fate — with a little help from a mysterious unnamed benefactor — whisks young orphan Pip from poverty to a life of unexpected wealth. Filmmaker Mike Newell brings 19th-century London to life as never before in this adaptation of Dickens’s classic.
Mission Blue (2014)
This Netflix documentary follows oceanographer Sylvia Earle’s campaign to save the world’s oceans from threats such as overfishing and toxic waste.
Available on 08/16:
Axel: The Biggest Little Hero (2013)
Edward Asner, Tim Curry, Matthew Lillard, George Takei, Sarah Natochenny, Jessica Paquet
Determined to save the day, Axel and his best friend Jono embark on the journey of a lifetime where they must fly through magnetic valleys, escape an evil robotic lizard king, and put up with a brave but headstrong young Princess.
The Tortured (2010)
Erika Christensen, Jesse Metcalfe, Bill Lippincott, Bill Moseley, Fulvio Cecere, Thomas Greenwood
After their young son is abducted and murdered by a psychopath who receives a light sentence, well-heeled Craig and Elise kidnap the killer from a prison transport vehicle and begin torturing him the same way he tortured their son.
Dead Silence (2007)
Ryan Kwanten, Amber Valletta, Donnie Wahlberg, Michael Fairman, Joan Heney, Bob Gunton
In the wake of his young bride’s mysterious death, grieving newlywed Jamie Ashen is forced to return to his haunted hometown, where he butts heads with the ghost of a creepy ventriloquist who was infamously murdered years ago.
Available on 08/18:
Thanks for Sharing (2012)
Mark Ruffalo, Tim Robbins, Gwyneth Paltrow, Josh Gad, Joely Richardson, Patrick Fugit, Pink, Carol Kane
While making his way through a support group for sex addicts, Adam dips his toe in the dating pool to embrace a meaningful relationship. But the woman he’s attracted to has sworn off addicts altogether.
Available on 08/19:
From Dusk Till Dawn: Season 1 (2014)
D.J. Cotrona, Zane Holtz, Eiza Gonzalez, Jesse Garcia, Madison Davenport, Brandon Soo Hoo, Wilmer Valderrama, Robert Patrick, Don Johnson
A new original series based on the cult grindhouse classic about bank-robbing brothers on the run, a lawman bent on bringing them to justice, the devout family caught in the cross-fire, and an ancient evil eager to feast on them all.
Available on 8/20:
Dhoom: 3 (2013)
Aamir Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Katrina Kaif, Uday Chopra, Jackie Shroff, Tabrett Bethell, Andrew Bicknell, Siddharth Nigam
Dogged detective Jai Dixit travels to Chicago in pursuit of an elusive villain in the third entry of Bollywood’s biggest action franchise. The change of scene might be a challenge, but it won’t stop Jai from getting his man.
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