New & note-worthy additions to Netflix over the last week 20/12-26/126 min read

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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 20th of December and 26th of December. Please note that this is not a full, comprehensive list and merely a list of the most interesting.

26th December

Evil Dead

A group of friends discover an evil book and unwittingly release a swarm of bloodthirsty demons in this remake of Sam Raimi’s classic horror flick.

Certificate: 18
Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 31m

Director: Fede Alvarez

Cast: Lou Taylor Pucci, Jessica Lucas, Shiloh Fernandez, Elizabeth Blackmore, Jane Levy, Phoenix Connolly, Jim McLarty, Sian Davis

25th December

Iron Man 3

Robert Downey Jr. dons his powerful armor suit again as superhero Iron Man, who takes on villains intent on destroying the world.

Certificate: 12
Year: 2013
Duration: 2hr 10m

Director: Shane Black

Cast: Don Cheadle, Robert Downey Jr., Ben Kingsley, Guy Pearce, Gwyneth Paltrow, Rebecca Hall, Jon Favreau, Miguel Ferrer, William Sadler, James Badge Dale, Stephanie Szostak

24th December

American Heist

An ex-con is just getting his life back on track when his older brother is released from prison and drags him into the underworld for one final heist.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2014
Duration: 1hr 34m

Director: Sarik Andreasyan

Cast: Adrien Brody, Jordana Brewster, Hayden Christensen, Tory Kittles, Akon, Luis Da Silva Jr., Joe Chrest, Lance E. Nichols


In the two years before her death, Princess Diana embarks on a vital campaign to ban landmines and on a passionate love affair with Dr. Hasnat Khan.

Certificate: 12
Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 52m

Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel

Cast: Naveen Andrews, Douglas Hodge, Cas Anvar, Geraldine James, Charles Edwards, Naomi Watts, Juliet Stevenson, Daniel Pirrie

23rd December


In this adaptation of the Broadway musical, a spunky foster kid comes under the wing of a political player, and they change each other’s lives.

Certificate: PG
Year: 2014
Duration: 1hr 58m

Director: Will Gluck

Cast: Jamie Foxx, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, David Zayas, Rose Byrne, Bobby Cannavale, Quvenzhané Wallis, Cameron Diaz, Nicolette Pierini, Zoe Margaret Colletti, Eden Duncan-Smith

The Art of the Steal

Crunch Calhoun, a daredevil motorcyclist and mostly reformed con artist, agrees to do one last job: helping his brother Nicky steal a priceless book.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 30m

Director: Jonathan Sobol

Cast: Kurt Russell, Kenneth Welsh, Jay Baruchel, Jason Jones, Katheryn Winnick, Chris Diamantopoulos, Matt Dillon, Terence Stamp, Devon Bostick


Jane Hayes is so taken with Jane Austen’s novels that she decides to splurge on a trip to an English resort that caters to Austen fans.

Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 36m

Director: Jerusha Hess

Cast: Keri Russell, Jennifer Coolidge, James Callis, JJ Feild, Bret McKenzie, Georgia King, Jane Seymour, Rupert Vansittart, Ayda Field, Ricky Whittle

Bel Ami

A manipulative journalist climbs from abject poverty to the height of Parisian society, taking up with a variety of beautiful women along the way.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2012
Duration: 1hr 42m

Director: Declan Donnellan, Nick Ormerod

Cast: Christina Ricci, Uma Thurman, Colm Meaney, Kristin Scott Thomas, Philip Glenister, Robert Pattinson, James Lance, Natalia Tena, Holliday Grainger

The Calling

A troubled detective in a small Ontario town suspects a serial killer is at work when she and her team investigate a spate of ritualistic murders.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2014
Duration: 1hr 48m

Director: Jason Stone

Cast: Ellen Burstyn, Susan Sarandon, Donald Sutherland, Gil Bellows, Christopher Heyerdahl, Topher Grace, Kevin Parent, Katy Breier

Cold Comes the Night

When a semi-blind criminal takes a motel owner and her daughter hostage, panic ensues as the women are forced to help carry out their captor’s plan.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 30m

Director: Tze Chun

Cast: Bryan Cranston, Leo Fitzpatrick, Logan Marshall-Green, Erin Cummings, Alice Eve, Ursula Parker, Robin Lord Taylor, Sarah Sokolovic

Drinking Buddies

Complications ensue when Chicago brewery workmates Luke and Kate — the best of friends on and off the clock — spend a weekend at a lakeside retreat.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 30m

Director: Joe Swanberg

Cast: Ron Livingston, Anna Kendrick, Olivia Wilde, Ti West, Jason Sudeikis, Jake Johnson, Frank V. Ross, Mike Brune

The End of the Tour

“Rolling Stone” reporter David Lipsky shadows famed writer David Foster Wallace in this fictionalized account of their revealing five-day encounter.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 45m

Director: James Ponsoldt

Cast: Joan Cusack, Jason Segel, Anna Chlumsky, Jesse Eisenberg, Mamie Gummer, Mickey Sumner

The Equalizer

Retired intelligence operative Robert McCall reluctantly returns to action to protect a young prostitute from brutal members of the Russian Mafia.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2014
Duration: 2hr 12m

Director: Antoine Fuqua

Cast: Denzel Washington


A green recruit experiences the horror of war with a veteran American tank crew during the vicious combat of World War II’s waning days.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2014
Duration: 2hr 14m

Director: David Ayer

Cast: Brad Pitt, Jason Isaacs, Shia LaBeouf, Michael Peña, Logan Lerman, Jon Bernthal, Brad William Henke, Jim Parrack, Xavier Samuel, Scott Eastwood


The Christmas Special

From the creators of “The Matrix” and “Babylon 5” comes this tense series in which eight people can telepathically experience each other’s lives.

Certificate: 18
Year: 2017
Duration: 2 Seasons
Episode Length: 1hr 07min

Cast: Naveen Andrews, Daryl Hannah, Brian J. Smith, Doona Bae, Max Riemelt, Tuppence Middleton, Terrence Mann, Alfonso Herrera, Freema Agyeman, Max Mauff, Aml Ameen, Miguel Ángel Silvestre, Eréndira Ibarra, Adam Shapiro, Jamie Clayton, Tina Desae


A federal agent tracks four people who suddenly seem to possess entirely new personalities, leading to a startling discovery about humanity’s future.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2016
Duration: 1 Season
Episode Length: 50min


In 1970s Alabama, racial divisions test the talent, faith and mettle of black high school football star Tony Nathan, both on and off the gridiron.

Certificate: 12
Year: 2015
Duration: 2hr 3m

Director: Andrew Erwin, Jon Erwin

Cast: Sean Astin, Jon Voight, Sherri Shepherd, Nic Bishop, Caleb Castille, Joy Brunson, C. Thomas Howell, Lance E. Nichols, Kevin Sizemore

20th December

A Most Violent Year

Abel Morales tries to avoid corruption’s easy path as he pursues the American Dream amid an increasingly violent business war in 1981 New York City.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2014
Duration: 1hr 59m

Director: J.C. Chandor

Cast: Albert Brooks, David Oyelowo, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain, Elyes Gabel, Alessandro Nivola, Peter Gerety, Christopher Abbott

Dumb and Dumber To

Bone-headed buddies Harry and Lloyd reunite after 20 years and embark on a crazy road trip to find Harry both a kidney donor and his long-lost child.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2014
Duration: 1hr 49m

Director: Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly

Cast: Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Kathleen Turner, Laurie Holden, Rob Riggle, Rachel Melvin, Bill Murray, Don Lake, Patricia French, Steve Tom, Angela Kerecz

Fight Club

An insomniac corporate drone meets roguish rebel Tyler Durden, and together they form a cathartic but brutal underground society.

Certificate: 18
Year: 1999
Duration: 2hr 19m

Director: David Fincher

Cast: Helena Bonham Carter, Brad Pitt, Jared Leto, Edward Norton, Meat Loaf, Zach Grenier, Eion Bailey, Holt McCallany

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

When plague-born zombies stalk the 19th-century English countryside, it’s up to the feisty Elizabeth Bennett and the proud Mr. Darcy to stop them.

Certificate: 15
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 47m

Director: Burr Steers

Cast: Sam Riley, Matt Smith, Jack Huston, Lily James, Bella Heathcote, Douglas Booth, Charles Dance, Lena Headey

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