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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.
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.
Duration: 1hr 31m
Director: Fede Alvarez
Cast: Lou Taylor Pucci, Jessica Lucas, Shiloh Fernandez, Elizabeth Blackmore, Jane Levy, Phoenix Connolly, Jim McLarty, Sian Davis
Robert Downey Jr. dons his powerful armor suit again as superhero Iron Man, who takes on villains intent on destroying the world.
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
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.
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.
Duration: 1hr 52m
Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel
Cast: Naveen Andrews, Douglas Hodge, Cas Anvar, Geraldine James, Charles Edwards, Naomi Watts, Juliet Stevenson, Daniel Pirrie
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.
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
Crunch Calhoun, a daredevil motorcyclist and mostly reformed con artist, agrees to do one last job: helping his brother Nicky steal a priceless book.
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.
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
A manipulative journalist climbs from abject poverty to the height of Parisian society, taking up with a variety of beautiful women along the way.
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
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.
Duration: 1hr 48m
Director: Jason Stone
Cast: Ellen Burstyn, Susan Sarandon, Donald Sutherland, Gil Bellows, Christopher Heyerdahl, Topher Grace, Kevin Parent, Katy Breier
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.
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
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.
Duration: 1hr 30m
Director: Joe Swanberg
Cast: Ron Livingston, Anna Kendrick, Olivia Wilde, Ti West, Jason Sudeikis, Jake Johnson, Frank V. Ross, Mike Brune
“Rolling Stone” reporter David Lipsky shadows famed writer David Foster Wallace in this fictionalized account of their revealing five-day encounter.
Duration: 1hr 45m
Director: James Ponsoldt
Cast: Joan Cusack, Jason Segel, Anna Chlumsky, Jesse Eisenberg, Mamie Gummer, Mickey Sumner
Retired intelligence operative Robert McCall reluctantly returns to action to protect a young prostitute from brutal members of the Russian Mafia.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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
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.
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
An insomniac corporate drone meets roguish rebel Tyler Durden, and together they form a cathartic but brutal underground society.
Duration: 2hr 19m
Director: David Fincher
Cast: Helena Bonham Carter, Brad Pitt, Jared Leto, Edward Norton, Meat Loaf, Zach Grenier, Eion Bailey, Holt McCallany
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.
Duration: 1hr 47m
Director: Burr Steers
Cast: Sam Riley, Matt Smith, Jack Huston, Lily James, Bella Heathcote, Douglas Booth, Charles Dance, Lena Headey