New & note-worthy additions to Netflix over the last week 11/4 – 17/4

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Whats new on Netflix? Check back here weekly for the latest note-worthy additions to Netflix. Today’s post is covering additions between the 11th to the 17th of April. Please note that this is not a full, comprehensive list and merely a list of the most interesting.

Whats new on Netflix?

New on Netflix on the 17th April

Night at the Museum

Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry accidentally stirs up an ancient curse that brings the museum’s exhibits to life.

Certificate: PG

Year: 2006

Duration: 1hr 48m

Director: Shawn Levy

Cast: Carla Gugino, Dick Van Dyke, Ben Stiller, Patrick Gallagher, Shawn Levy, Ricky Gervais, Bill Cobbs, Mickey Rooney, Robin Williams, Owen Wilson, Matthew Harrison, Steve Coogan, Kim Raver, Jake Cherry, Mizuo Peck

New on Netflix on the 16th April

The Babadook

Sam’s frequent tantrums turn sinister when a creepy children’s book mysteriously appears in his room, and he asks his mother, ‘Do you want to die?’

Certificate: 15

Year: 2014

Duration: 1hr 33m

Director: Jennifer Kent

Cast: Essie Davis, Hayley McElhinney, Daniel Henshall, Jennifer Kent, Noah Wiseman, Barbara West, Benjamin Winspear, Jacquy Phillips, Chloe Hurn, Tim Purcell


Years after his unjust banishment into slavery by a Roman officer who is also his adopted brother, a prince of Judea returns home seeking revenge.

Certificate: 12

Year: 2016

Duration: 2hr 3m

Director: Timur Bekmambetov

Cast: Morgan Freeman, Timur Bekmambetov, Rodrigo Santoro, Ayelet Zurer, Toby Kebbell, Jack Huston, Moises Arias, Nazanin Boniadi, Sofia Black D’Elia, Olivia Cooke

Courage Under Fire

While investigating the death of a chopper pilot, Lt. Col. Serling hears conflicting stories about her service and works to uncover the truth.

Certificate: 15

Year: 1996

Duration: 1hr 56m

Director: Edward Zwick

Cast: Lou Diamond Phillips, Meg Ryan, Denzel Washington, Edward Zwick, Matt Damon, Michael Moriarty, Sean Astin, Scott Glenn, Tim Guinee, Bronson Pinchot, Zeljko Ivanek, Regina Taylor, Seth Gilliam, Tim Ransom, Armand Darrius

New on Netflix on the 15th April

Cold Harbour

When a war breaks out between competing gangs of smugglers in Cape Town, South Africa, an honest cop is pressured to work for a powerful crime lord.

Certificate: G

Year: 2013

Duration: 1hr 12m

Director: Carey McKenzie

Cast: Tony Kgoroge, Fana Mokoena, Yu Nan, Deon Lotz, Thomas Gumede, Carey McKenzie, Kenneth Fok, Zolani Mahola, Nicole Bessick


Season 4 added

Detective Nick Burkhardt learns that he is the last of the Grimms, beings who protect the human world from monsters brought to life from fairy tales.

Certificate: 15

Year: 2016

Duration: 4 Seasons

Episode Length: 1hr 30min

Cast: Timothy Marrinan, Richard Dewey, David Giuntoli, Bitsie Tulloch, Silas Weir Mitchell, Sasha Roiz, Bree Turner, Reggie Lee, Claire Coffee, Russell Hornsby

The Neon Demon

Overnight success in the cutthroat world of modeling in Los Angeles makes a winsome teenager the object of obsession for a trio of envious rivals.

Certificate: 18

Year: 2016

Duration: 1hr 57m

Director: Nicolas Winding Refn

Cast: Keanu Reeves, Jena Malone, Nicolas Winding Refn, Christina Hendricks, Elle Fanning, Abbey Lee, Alessandro Nivola, Lauren Adams, Vanessa Martinez, Desmond Harrington, Charles Baker, Cody Cameron, Helen Wilson, Bella Heathcote, Rebecca Dayan, Jamie Clayton, Karl Glusman

New on Netflix on the 14th April


Season 2 added

It’s not her first talk show, but it is a first of its kind. Ideas, people and places that fascinate her, three times a week, all in her unique style.

Certificate: 18

Year: 2017

Duration: 2 Seasons

Episode Length: 56min

Cast: Chelsea Handler, Steven David, Mary McCormack

The Escorts

Romance develops in unexpected places when a persistent journalist convinces a highly educated prostitute to let him shadow her for a story.

Certificate: 15

Year: 2016

Duration: 1hr 27m

Director: Will Slocombe

Cast: Rumer Willis, Lyndsy Fonseca, Tommy Dewey, Will Slocombe, Rachel Resheff, Michael Doneger, Bruce Campbell, Sonya Walger, Iqbal Theba, Dan Bakkedahl

The Kidnapping of Freddy Heineken

When beer magnate Alfred ‘Freddy’ Heineken is kidnapped in 1983, his abductors make the largest ransom demand in history.

Certificate: 15

Year: 2014

Duration: 1hr 34m

Director: Daniel Alfredson

Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Sam Worthington, Ryan Kwanten, Jim Sturgess, Daniel Alfredson, Mark van Eeuwen, David Dencik, Jemima West, Thomas Cocquerel

Sandy Wexler

When a hapless but dedicated talent manager signs his first client who actually has talent, his career finally starts to take off.

Certificate: 12

Year: 2017

Duration: 2hr 11m

Director: Steven Brill

Cast: Steven Brill, Rob Schneider, Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Terry Crews, Jennifer Hudson, Arsenio Hall, Colin Quinn, Nick Swardson, Lamorne Morris, Jamie Gray Hyder

New on Netflix on the 13th April

The ‘Burbs

When secretive new neighbors move in next door, suburbanite Ray lets his paranoia get the best of him as he suspects the newcomers of evildoings.

Certificate: 12

Year: 1989

Duration: 1hr 41m

Director: Joe Dante

Cast: Joe Dante, Bruce Dern, Rick Ducommun, Corey Feldman, Carrie Fisher, Tom Hanks, Courtney Gains, Henry Gibson, Gale Gordon, Brother Theodore, Wendy Schaal

Magic Mike

Veteran male stripper Magic Mike introduces a new dancer known as the Kid to the pleasures — and perils — of their profession.

Certificate: 15

Year: 2012

Duration: 1hr 50m

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Cast: Timothy Marrinan, Richard Dewey, Channing Tatum, Matthew McConaughey, Alex Pettyfer, Kevin Nash, Joe Manganiello, Riley Keough, Adam Rodriguez, Gabriel Iglesias, Cody Horn, Matt Bomer, Olivia Munn

New on Netflix on the 12th April

The Remains of the Day

In this Merchant-Ivory period drama, a dutiful butler dedicates himself to tending his lord’s house, turning a blind eye to his Nazi sympathies.

Certificate: U

Year: 1993

Duration: 2hr 14m

Director: James Ivory

Cast: James Fox, Anthony Hopkins, James Ivory, Christopher Reeve, Emma Thompson, Peter Vaughan, Patrick Godfrey, Lena Headey, Hugh Grant, Peter Eyre, Peter Cellier, Paul Copley, Tim Pigott-Smith, Michael Lonsdale

New on Netflix on the 11th April

Better Call Saul

Season 3 added

This prequel to ‘Breaking Bad’ follows small-time attorney Jimmy McGill as he transforms into Walter White’s morally challenged lawyer, Saul Goodman.

Certificate: 15

Year: 2017

Duration: 3 Seasons

Episode Length: 53min

Cast: Jonathan Banks, Michael McKean, Bob Odenkirk, Vince Gilligan, Patrick Fabian, Peter Gould, Rhea Seehorn, Giancarlo Esposito, Michael Mando

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