Here’s What’s About To Hit Netflix (More Trejo)By: Chris Crum - August 8, 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.
A few of these were included on last week’s list, and overall, this week’s isn’t quite as long or impressive, but hey, more Danny Trejo is never a bad thing (unless you’re at a liquor store when he shows up with grenades).
Available on 08/07:
Cosmos: A Space-Time Odyssey (2014)
Following up on the original “Cosmos” series about the nature of time and space, this absorbing program presents new galactic revelations. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson hosts the documentary journey into deep space.
Nymphomaniac: Volume I (2013)
Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stellan Skarsgård, Stacy Martin, Shia LaBeouf, Christian Slater, Uma Thurman, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Connie Nielsen
A self-diagnosed nymphomaniac reveals a lifetime of sexual experiences to a man who saves her from being beaten in an alley. As the aging but charming bachelor tends to the woman, she shares erotic details of encounters from her youth to her present.
Nymphomaniac: Volume II (2013)
Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stellan Skarsgård, Stacy Martin, Shia LaBeouf, Jamie Bell, Willem Dafoe, Mia Goth, Jean-Marc Barr
The second half of Lars von Trier’s epic follows self-diagnosed nymphomaniac Joe as she chronicles her adult years to the man who saved her from a beating. Her tales include new conquests, both male and female, in her search for fulfillment.
Stage Fright (2014)
Minnie Driver, Meat Loaf, Allie MacDonald, Douglas Smith, Kent Nolan
Teen Camilla Swanson wants to follow in the footsteps of her actress mom but is stuck working as a cook at a performing arts camp. Resolved to alter her fate, she auditions for a play and wins the lead, but as rehearsals begin, blood starts to spill.
Available on 08/09:
Kill Zombie! (2011)
Yahya Gaier , Mimoun Ouled Radi When a Russian Space station crash lands on a city, a deadly virus spreads, turning the inhabitants into psychopathic flesh eaters. After spending the night safely locked up in a jail cell, two brothers and two crazy criminals emerge to find their hometown devastated, and at the centre of a zombie outbreak.
Available on 08/12
Dancing in Jaffa (2013)
Confident that dance will dissolve political and cultural differences, celebrated ballroom dancer Pierre Dulaine returns to his hometown of Jaffa, Israel, after years abroad and teaches 11-year-old Jewish and Palestinian Israelis to dance together.
Haven: Season 4
Inspired by Stephen King’s The Colorado Kid, this creepy series is set in Haven, Maine, where residents are plagued by supernatural afflictions. FBI agent Audrey Parker feels connected to this place and delves into her own past to discover the truth.
Low Winter Sun: Season 1
When a detective murders a fellow Detroit cop, a protracted journey into Motor City’s underworld ensues in this drama based on a British miniseries. Mark Strong reprises his role as the detective, whose deadly encounter drags him into deeper trouble.
Available on 08/13:
The Nut Job (2014)
Will Arnett, Brendan Fraser, Gabriel Iglesias, Jeff Dunham, Liam Neeson, Katherine Heigl, Stephen Lang, Maya Rudolph, Sarah Gadon, James Rankin
When his grouchy attitude gets him kicked out of the park, Surly the squirrel hatches a plan to rob Maury’s Nut Shop to stock up for winter. But the heist won’t be easy, especially with a nasty raccoon threatening to disrupt it at every turn.
Available on 08/14
Bad Ass 2: Bad Asses (2014)
Danny Trejo, Danny Glover, Andrew Divoff, Jacqueline Obradors
When a young boxer he’s been mentoring turns up dead, Vietnam veteran Frank Vega hits the streets with his new partner, Bernie, to get revenge. But the vigilantes soon find themselves facing an onslaught of fury.
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