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Whats new on Netflix?
New on Netflix on the 20th of October
A farmer pens a confession admitting to his wife’s murder, but her death is just the beginning of a macabre tale. Based on Stephen King’s novella.
Duration: 1hr 42m
Director: Zak Hilditch
Cast: Molly Parker, Thomas Jane, Zak Hilditch, Bob Frazer, Dylan Schmid, Kaitlyn Bernard, Neal McDonough, Brian d’Arcy James
New on Netflix on the 19th of October
U.S. Navy SEAL marksman Chris Kyle racks up an unprecedented number of kills in Iraq, even as his home life starts to slip away from him.
Duration: 2hr 12m
Director: Clint Eastwood
Cast: Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Cory Hardrict, Sienna Miller, Jake McDorman, Luke Grimes, Keir O’Donnell, Navid Negahban, Kevin Lacz, Cory Hardict, Keir O’Donnell, Kyle Gallner, Cole Konis, Ben Reed
Three years after breaking off a romance with his protégé, expert con man Nicky Spurgeon finds her on the other side of his elaborate new scam.
Duration: 1hr 44m
Director: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa
Cast: Will Smith, Gerald McRaney, Rodrigo Santoro, Adrian Martinez, Glenn Ficarra, John Requa, Margot Robbie, BD Wong, Brennan Brown, Robert Taylor, Griff Furst, Dotan Bonen, B.D. Wong, Dominic Fumusa
Horrible Bosses 2
Fed up with their jobs, three friends start their own business. But when an investor double-crosses them, they hatch a plan to kidnap his son.
Duration: 1hr 48m
Director: Sean Anders
Cast: Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Sean Anders, Jason Sudeikis, Jamie Foxx, Chris Pine, Christoph Waltz, Kelly Stables, Suzy Nakamura, Keeley Hazell
Hippie private eye Doc Sportello is hired to work on three different cases with one millionaire real estate developer and a mysterious cult in common.
Duration: 2hr 28m
Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Joaquin Phoenix, Owen Wilson, Josh Brolin, Paul Thomas Anderson, Katherine Waterston, Benicio Del Toro, Martin Short, Jena Malone, Maya Rudolph, Joanna Newsom, Sasha Pieterse, Michael Kenneth Williams, Anders Holm, Wilson Bethel, Eric Roberts, Jordan Christi
A young impoverished woman learns she’s been predestined to change the fate of the universe after a genetically engineered hunter tracks her down.
Duration: 2hr 7m
Director: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski
Cast: Sean Bean, Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski, Mila Kunis, Channing Tatum, Eddie Redmayne, Douglas Booth, James D’Arcy, Christina Cole, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Tuppence Middleton
Emma Bovary’s passions overwhelm her vows of marriage when the dashing Marquis d’Andervilliers steals her heart, ultimately leading her to ruin.
Duration: 1hr 58m
Director: Sophie Barthes
Cast: Paul Giamatti, Rhys Ifans, Sophie Barthes, Mia Wasikowska, Ezra Miller, Laura Carmichael, Olivier Gourmet, Logan Marshall-Green, Henry Lloyd-Hughes
High above a war-torn future Earth, Cmdr. Jack Harper is maintaining the planet’s defensive drones when a crippled starship enters his territory.
Duration: 2hr 4m
Director: Joseph Kosinski
Cast: Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Andrea Riseborough, Olga Kurylenko, Joseph Kosinski, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Melissa Leo, Zoë Bell
New on Netflix on the 18th of October
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
A young woman in ancient China longs for an adventurous life rather than a dull arranged marriage in Ang Lee’s Oscar-winning martial arts epic.
Duration: 2hr 0m
Director: Ang Lee
Cast: Michelle Yeoh, Lung Hsiung, Ang Lee, Zhang Ziyi, Chang Chen, Chow Yun Fat, Cheng Pei-pei, Xian Gao, Fa Zeng Li, Yan Hai, De Ming Wang, Chen Chang, Pei-pei Cheng, Sihung Lung, Yun-Fat Chow, Ziyi Zhang
Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials
Teens immune to the zombie virus that has overtaken the planet make their way through desert terrain pursued by undead and a sinister organization.
Duration: 2hr 11m
Director: Wes Ball
Cast: Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Dexter Darden, Kaya Scodelario, Dylan O’Brien, Wes Ball, Nathalie Emmanuel, Giancarlo Esposito, Barry Pepper, Lili Taylor, Patricia Clarkson, Alan Tudyk, Aidan Gillen, Ki Hong Lee, Rosa Salazar, Jacob Lofland, Alexander Flores
What We Did on Our Holiday
When a couple on the brink of divorce attends a birthday celebration for their dying family patriarch, they’re forced to fake being happily married.
Duration: 1hr 35m
Director: Andy Hamilton, Guy Jenkin
Cast: Billy Connolly, Amelia Bullmore, Guy Jenkin, Ben Miller, Rosamund Pike, David Tennant, Andy Hamilton, Celia Imrie, Annette Crosbie, Bobby Smalldridge, Emilia Jones, Harriet Turnbull
New on Netflix on the 17th of October
A chance encounter brings together reserved bookstore owner William Thacker and Hollywood icon Anna Scott, who forge an improbable romance.
Duration: 2hr 3m
Director: Roger Michell
Cast: Julia Roberts, Roger Michell, Rhys Ifans, Hugh Grant, Hugh Bonneville, Emma Chambers, Gina McKee, Samuel West, James Dreyfus, Tim McInnerny, Emily Mortimer, Richard McCabe, Dylan Moran, Alec Baldwin