Category Archives: Sci Fi

Coming and going to Netflix canada October 1 – 10, 2020

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ARASHI’s Diary -Voyage- ep 13 & 14  — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY 
ep13: Following a performance to celebrate the enthronement of the new emperor, ARASHI members head to Jakarta, where they kick off their “Jet Storm” tour to meet their fans in Asia.

ep14: The members express their appreciation to the fans as they prepare for the 50th and final performance of the 5×20 tour.

Brave Blue World

Start-Up — NETFLIX ORIGINAL 
Young entrepreneurs aspiring to launch virtual dreams into reality compete for success and love in the cutthroat world of Korea’s high-tech industry.

Avail. 10/1/20

Bom Dia, Verônica / Good Morning, Verônica — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
While hunting for a dating-site predator, an underused police clerk discovers an abused wife with a horrific secret — and a web of conspiracy hiding it.

Carmen Sandiego: Season 3 — NETFLIX FAMILY
Carmen and her crew touch down in Mexico City, New Orleans, Venice and more on their quest to stay one step ahead of V.I.L.E.

🎃 Oktoberfest: Beer & Blood — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
1900: A rich newcomer with a shady past arrives in Munich determined to crash the local Oktoberfest with his own brewery. But when his daughter falls in love with the heir to a rival brewery, a violent chain of events is unleashed that will threaten both families’ futures.

Pasal Kau / All Because of You — NETFLIX FILM
After falling for a guest, an unsuspecting hotel staff becomes embroiled in a hostage scheme and discovers true love in an unlikely place.

🎃 The Worst Witch: Season 4 — NETFLIX FAMILY
A series of challenges push Mildred and Ethel’s magical powers to the limit as they compete for the honor of being named Head Girl.

A.M.I.
BeirutBlacKkKlansman
Boogie Nights
Christine
Code Lyoko: Seasons 1-4
Creeped Out: Season 2
Easy Rider
Footloose(2011)
InsidiousInsidious: Chapter 2
Insidious: Chapter 3
Kick-Ass
Kim’s Convenience: Season 4
Never Back Down
Pacific Rim
PAW Patrol: Season 7
Riddick
Rudy
Scooby-Doo
Starship Troopers
Sword Art Online: Alicization
The 100: Season 7
The Silence of the Lambs
The Switch
The To Do List
The Wizard of Oz
Unfriended: Dark Web
V for Vendetta
Valkyrie

Avail. 10/2/20

🎃 A Go! Go! Cory Carson Halloween — NETFLIX FAMILY
Cory, Chrissy and Freddie are on the hunt for king-sized candy bars this Halloween! But are all the treats worth the trek to the spooky side of town?

Ahí te encargo / You’ve Got This — NETFLIX FILM
An ad creative and a successful executive have a great marriage – until he wants to be a dad just as her star is rising. Then he brings someone new home.

🎃 The Binding — NETFLIX FILM
While visiting her fiancé’s mother in southern Italy, a woman must fight the mysterious and malevolent curse intent on claiming her daughter.

Dick Johnson appears in Dick Johnson is Dead by Kirsten Johnson, an official selection of the U.S. Documentary Competition at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. Courtesy of Sundance Institute | photo by John Wakayama Carey. All photos are copyrighted and may be used by press only for the purpose of news or editorial coverage of Sundance Institute programs. Photos must be accompanied by a credit to the photographer and/or ‘Courtesy of Sundance Institute.’ Unauthorized use, alteration, reproduction or sale of logos and/or photos is strictly prohibited.

Dick Johnson Is Dead — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY 
While a lifetime of making documentaries has convinced her of the power of true stories, Kirsten Johnson is ready to use every escapist movie-making trick in the book if it will help her 86-year-old psychiatrist father elude death.

EMILY IN PARIS (L to R) LILY COLLINS as EMILY and CAMILLE RAZAT as CAMILLE in episode 104 of EMILY IN PARIS. Cr. STEPHANIE BRANCHU/NETFLIX © 2020

Emily In Paris — NETFLIX ORIGINAL 
Emily, an ambitious twenty-something marketing executive from Chicago, unexpectedly lands her dream job in Paris. Her new life is filled with intoxicating adventures and surprising challenges as she juggles work, friendships, and romance. 

Òlòtūré — NETFLIX FILM 
A young, naïve female journalist goes undercover to expose the shady business of human trafficking in Nigeria and encounters a brutal underworld.

Serious Men — NETFLIX FILM
When a slum dweller spins a web of lies in the pursuit of the upward mobility he has long craved, his ruse could be especially dangerous for his young son.  

SONG EXPLODER (L to R) ALICIA KEYS in SONG EXPLODER Cr. MATT SAYLES/NETFLIX © 2020

Song Exploder — NETFLIX ORIGINAL 
Based on the acclaimed podcast of the same name, and from host Hrishikesh Hirway and Oscar®-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville, each episode of Song Exploder features some of the world’s greatest musicians as they reveal how they brought one of their songs to life. The series weaves together in-depth interviews, archival footage, and raw recordings as each artist breaks down their song, layer by layer, sharing intimate insight into the personal inspiration behind the music and lyrics. Featured artists include 15-time Grammy® Award-winning artist, songwriter, and producer Alicia Keys, who breaks down “3 Hour Drive” from her 2020 album, ALICIA; Pulitzer Prize, Grammy, Emmy, and Tony Award-winning composer, lyricist, and actor Lin-Manuel Miranda, who delves into the creation of “Wait for It” from the musical phenomenon “Hamilton”; Rock & Roll Hall of Famers R.E.M. who open up about the influences behind the life-changing track “Losing My Religion”; and Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter, and producer Ty Dolla $ign who discusses the inspiration behind “LA,” the deeply personal opening track from his gold-certified major label debut album, FREE TC.

🎃 Vampires vs. the Bronx — NETFLIX FILM 
A group of young friends from the Bronx fight to save their neighborhood from a band of vampires.

Avail. 10/3/20

Truth or Dare

Avail. 10/4/20

David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY 
A broadcaster recounts his life, and the evolutionary history of life on Earth, to grieve the loss of wild places and offer a vision for the future.

Avail. 10/5/20

Thor: The Dark World

Avail. 10/6/20

🎃 StarBeam: Halloween Hero — NETFLIX FAMILY 
Greedy Captain Fishbeard is stealing everybody’s Halloween treats for himself, but StarBeam and Boost have some tricks up their sleeves to save the day!

Avail. 10/7/20

Hubie Halloween, 2020 Julie Bowen as Violet Valentine and Adam Sandler as Hubie Dubois. Cr. Scott Yamano/NETFLIX © 2020

🎃 Hubie Halloween — NETFLIX FILM 
Hubie Dubois (Adam Sandler) thanklessly spends every Halloween making sure the residents of his hometown, Salem, celebrate safely and play by the rules. But this year, an escaped criminal and a mysterious new neighbor have Hubie on high alert. When people start disappearing, it’s up to Hubie to convince the police (Kevin James, Kenan Thompson) and townsfolk that the monsters are real, and only he can stop them. Hubie Halloween is a hilarious family film about an unlikely hero with an all-star cast including Julie Bowen, Ray Liotta, Noah Schnapp, Steve Buscemi and Maya Rudolph, produced by Happy Madison.

🎃 To the Lake — NETFLIX ORIGINAL 
Facing the end of civilization when a terrifying plague strikes, a group risks their lives, loves — and humanity — in a brutal struggle to survive. From 1-2-3 Production.

12 Monkeys
Billy Elliot
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
Funny People
Happy Gilmore
The Jackal
Kick-Ass 2
Kindergarten Cop
Knocked Up
Les Misérables
Schitt’s Creek: Season 6

Avail. 10/9/20

Deaf U — NETFLIX ORIGINAL 
In this docuseries, a tight-knit group of deaf students share their stories and explore the perks and pitfalls of life at Gallaudet University.

Fast & Furious Spy Racers: Season 2: Rio — NETFLIX FAMILY 
When one of their own goes missing, the Spy Racers must leave LA and head to Brazil to take down a crime organization in Rio.

THE FORTY-YEAR-OLD VERSION: RADHA BLANK (WRITER, DIRECTOR) as RADHA. Cr. JEONG PARK/NETFLIX ©2020

The Forty-Year-Old Version — NETFLIX FILM
Desperate for a breakthrough as she turns 40, down-on-her-luck New York playwright Radha reinvents herself as a rapper and searches for her true voice.

Ginny Weds Sunny — NETFLIX FILM
Eager to marry but constantly rejected by women, a bachelor hopes to win over a former crush by accepting help from an unlikely source: his mother.   

THE HAUNTING OF BLY MANOR (L to R) VICTORIA PEDRETTI as DANI and BENJAMIN EVAN AINSWORTH as MILES in episode, 203 of THE HAUNTING OF BLY MANOR. Cr. EIKE SCHROTER/NETFLIX © 2020

🎃 The Haunting of Bly Manor — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
From The Haunting of Hill House creator Mike Flanagan and producer Trevor Macy comes THE HAUNTING OF BLY MANOR, the next highly anticipated chapter of The Haunting anthology series, set in 1980s England. After an au pair’s tragic death, Henry Wingrave (Henry Thomas) hires a young American nanny (Victoria Pedretti) to care for his orphaned niece and nephew (Amelie Bea Smith, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth) who reside at Bly Manor with the estate’s chef Owen (Rahul Kohli), groundskeeper Jamie (Amelia Eve) and housekeeper, Mrs. Grose (T’Nia Miller). But all is not as it seems at the manor, and centuries of dark secrets of love and loss are waiting to be unearthed in this chilling gothic romance. At Bly Manor, dead doesn’t mean gone.

🎃 Super Monsters: Dia de los Monsters — NETFLIX FAMILY
Super Monsters visit Vida’s home town for a Dia De Los Muertos parade where they meet some new Super Monsters.

Coming and Going to Netflix Canada September 27 – 30, 2020

Avail. 9/28/20

Whose Vote Counts, Explained — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Fears about the voting process being rigged — by powerful donors and corporations, gerrymandering, the Electoral College, voter suppression, fraud at the ballot box, and the ways votes are counted — are untangled in this docuseries.

Avail. 9/29/20

Michelle Buteau: Welcome to Buteaupia — NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL
Michelle Buteau, the scene stealing queen of Netflix, delivers the night out we all need right now in her uproariously funny new special Michelle Buteau: Welcome to Buteaupia. Letting loose with a goblet of frosé in hand, she delivers a dynamic hour of comedy that delves into parenthood, cultural difference, and the overlooked value of short men. Her refreshingly honest approach reminds us to appreciate government workers named Otis and, most importantly, that character counts. Michelle Buteau: Welcome to Buteaupia is produced by Page Hurwitz and Wanda Sykes for Push It Productions. Hurwitz also serves as director. The special premieres globally on Netflix on September 29, 2020.

Avail. 9/30/20

American Murder: The Family Next Door — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
In 2018, 34-year-old Shanann Watts and her two young daughters went missing in Frederick, Colorado. As heartbreaking details emerged, their story made headlines worldwide.  Told entirely through archival footage that includes social media posts, law enforcement recordings, text messages, and never-before-seen home videos, director Jenny Popplewell pieces together an immersive and truthful examination of a police investigation and a disintegrating marriage. AMERICAN MURDER: THE FAMILY NEXT DOOR is the first film to give a voice to the victims.

Dear John

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol

LAST CALL

Leaving 9/30/20

Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters 2

Inglourious Basterds

Pulp Fiction

Coming and going to netflix canada sept 20 – 26, 2020

Avail. 9/18/20

American Barbecue Showdown — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
American Barbecue Showdown is an eight-episode food competition series that follows the country’s best backyard smokers and competitive barbecuers as they compete for the title of American Barbecue Champion. The series is hosted by Rutledge Wood and Lyric Lewis, with judging duties falling on barbecue legends Kevin Bludso and Melissa Cookston. Each episode, Kevin and Melissa will task the cookers with a challenge that will test their barbecue skills in ways they couldn’t possibly imagine. From unique meats to old school techniques, they will have to prove they have the skills to smoke another day.

Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous — NETFLIX FAMILY
Six teens attending an adventure camp on the opposite side of Isla Nublar must band together to survive when dinosaurs wreak havoc on the island.

RATCHED (L to R) SARAH PAULSON as MILDRED RATCHED in episode 103 of RATCHED Cr. COURTESY OF NETFLIX © 2020

Ratched — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
This dramatic prequel to “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” follows the character Nurse Ratched.

Avail. 9/21/20

A Love Song for Latasha — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
Latasha Harlins was 15 when she was wrongfully killed by Soon Ja Du, 13 days after the brutal beating of Rodney King. Du was found guilty of voluntary manslaughter but received no jail time. The death of Latasha was a leading catalyst for the 1992 LA Riots. 

Avail. 9/22/20

Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Tool Belt: Season 3 — NETFLIX FAMILY
It’s another season of solving problems for monkey mechanic Chico Bon Bon and his Fix-It Force.

Travels with My Father

Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father: Season 4 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Jovial comic Jack Whitehall and his stuffy father, Michael, chronicle more travel misadventures in another season of this unscripted comedy.

The Playbook — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
The Playbook profiles legendary coaches as they share the rules they live by to achieve success in sports and in life. Through emotional and in-depth interviews, each coach reveals the critical moments in their personal lives and careers that ultimately helped form their coaching philosophies. Featured coaches include the Los Angeles Clippers’ Doc Rivers; two-time FIFA World Cup-winning coach Jill Ellis, the winningest coach in U.S. soccer history; Premier League’s José Mourinho, one of the most decorated football managers of all time; Serena Williams’ famed tennis coach, Patrick Mouratoglou; and hall of a fame basketball player and coach Dawn Staley. The Playbook is produced by SpringHill Company, Delirio Films, and Boardwalk Pictures.

Mighty Express — NETFLIX FAMILY
In a playful world crisscrossed by railway tracks, a team of locomotives and their kid pals keep things moving and get deliveries through no matter what!

Avail. 9/23/20

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Enola Holmes — NETFLIX FILM
When Enola Holmes — Sherlock’s teen sister — discovers her mother missing, she sets off to find her, becoming a super-sleuth in her own right as she outwits her famous brother and unravels a dangerous conspiracy around a mysterious young Lord.

No Strings Attached

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Avail. 9/24/20

The Chef Show: Season 2 — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
The Chef Show returns for another season as Jon Favreau (Director/actor) and award-winning Chef Roy Choi come back together to continue learning, sharing, and celebrating different flavors, cultures and people. The two friends explore new recipes, collaborate with big names in the culinary world, and connect over their shared passion for bringing people together over a delicious meal. 

This Is Us: Season 4

Avail. 9/25/20

A Perfect Crime — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
In April 1991, Detlev Rohwedder, the head of Treuhand, the East German Privatization and Restructuring Agency, was assassinated in Dusseldorf. An inspection of the scene revealed three cartridge cases, a plastic chair, a towel, and a letter claiming responsibility by the Red Army Faction (RAF), a radical left terrorist group that killed 33 people between 1971 and 1993. To this day, the assassin has never been identified.

Country-Ish — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
COUNTRY-ISH follows country singer Coffey Anderson and his hip-hop dancer wife Criscilla as they raise their children and navigate their opposite country vs. city perspectives of life and parenting. They’ve amassed a large social following with videos reaching more than 50 million people who fall in love with their family. Perfectly relatable—and at the same time filled with one-of-a-kind humor and heart – each half house episode highlights their unique personalities as they navigate everyday life in a far-from-the-country locale – Los Angeles. 

Modern Family: Season 11

The School Nurse Files — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Eun-young might seem like an ordinary school nurse, but behind her mundane appearance is her supernatural ability to see monsters (ectoplasm) as jelly figures. When she’s appointed to a new high school, she quickly discovers mysterious secrets that threaten the students and fights alongside her fellow teacher In-pyo, the handsome heir to the school.

Sneakerheads — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Devin (Allen Maldonado), a former sneakerhead turned stay-at-home dad, gets back in the game only to quickly find himself five G’s in the hole after falling for one of old friend Bobby’s (Andrew Bachelor) get-rich-quick schemes. Desperate to get his money back before his wife finds out he’s fallen off the wagon, Devin enlists the help of a ragtag group of fellow shoe lovers on his global hunt for the elusive “Zeroes,” the holy grail of hard-to-find kicks.

Avail. 9/26/20

The Good Place: Season 4

Coming And Going to Netflix Canada, September 13 – 19, 2020

Avail. 9/14/20

Close Enough — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
A married couple tries to keep ⁠— and stay ⁠— cool as they move on from partying in their 20s to parenting in their 30s in this adult animated series.

Avail. 9/15/20

17 Again

Ancient Aliens: Season 3

Beyond Scared Straight: Season 4

Hope Frozen: A Quest to Live Twice — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
A two-year-old girl from Bangkok — nicknamed “Einz” — became the youngest person in the world to undergo cryo-preservation. After her death from brain cancer, her family stores her remains in an American lab. Her head and brain now rest inside a tank in Arizona. Hope Frozen follows the family who made this unorthodox decision. The girl’s father, a laser scientist, yearns to give Einz the opportunity to experience a rebirth inside a regenerated body. He instills this dream inside his son, a 15-year-old whiz kid named Matrix, who wants to be a part of reviving his little sister. But what the boy later discovers will rattle the family’s radical hope in science.

Intervention: Season 6

Izzy’s Koala World — NETFLIX FAMILY
Follow 11-year-old Izzy and her veterinarian mother as they rescue koalas and form remarkable friendships with animals on their Australian island.

Michael McIntyre: Showman — NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL
Multi-award winning comedian Michael McIntyre makes his Netflix Original Stand-up comedy special debut with Michael McIntyre: Showman. Fresh off his ‘Big World Tour,’ playing to over 800,000 fans in sold-out arenas across the globe, the comedic superstar recalls international encounters like avoiding shark attacks in Australia, New Zealanders’ strange relationship with vowels, the difference between performing for a US audience vs. a British audience, as well as his trademark tales of family life. Filmed at the iconic London Palladium Michael McIntyre: Showman premieres globally on September 15, 2020. 

Taco Chronicles: Volume 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Many of the most popular taco styles have long, rich, little-known histories. Explore some of them in Season 2 of this eye-opening, mouth-watering food adventure.

Avail. 9/16/20

Baby: Season 3 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Chiara and Ludovica form an unlikely friendship as they struggle to find their place and search for love at a high school in an exclusive Rome neighborhood.

Challenger: The Final Flight — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

Four-part docuseries on the 1986 Challenger space shuttle disaster, unpacking an indelible moment for a generation of Americans. 

Criminal UK S2. Picture shows: (L-R) Kyle Petit (SHUBHAM SARAF), Vanessa Warren (ROCHENDA SANDALL), Tony Myerscough (LEE INGLEBY), Jamie Reiss (AYMEN HAMDOUCHI) and Natalie Hobbs (KATHERINE KELLY)

Criminal: UK: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Following a hugely successful first series and great critical acclaim, Criminal returns with four new cases, four new suspects and one room that changes everything. Prepare for bold stories, some surprises, and a completely innovative take on the police procedural.

The Devil All The Time — NETFLIX FILM
In an explosive Midwestern Gothic tale spanning two decades, sinister characters converge around young Arvin Russell as he fights the evil forces that threaten him and everything he loves. Based on Donald Ray Pollock’s award-winning novel.

MeatEater: Season 9 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Steve’s latest hunt-to-table adventures include eventful trips to Colorado, Texas, and Wyoming — where he prepares savory dishes.

The Paramedic — NETFLIX FILM
After an accident puts him in a wheelchair, Ángel decides to get even with those who betrayed him, particularly the woman who left when he needed her.

Signs: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
As Trela struggles with personal trauma, Ada takes over his responsibilities at the station. Meanwhile, a mysterious stranger comes to town.

Sing On! — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Hosted by the hilarious and talented Tituss Burgess, this eight-episode series is a karaoke lover’s dream. In each themed episode, six contestants belt out the biggest hits from that genre while being judged by a vocal analyzer comparing their vocal performance to the original artist’s. The more they sing in tune, the more cash they add to a collective jackpot worth up to $60,000. The first round is worth $10,000 and lyrics are randomly assigned so contestants must be ready for anything – the highest scoring contestant moves on, while the remaining singers vote one fellow contestant out. For five more rounds, the stakes get higher and the jackpot gets bigger, and the final two contestants face off in a head-to-head battle to win the grand prize. Perfect for an at-home sing-a-long, viewers of all ages will find themselves off the couch, belting their favorite tunes and having a sing-off of their own. 

Avail. 9/17/20

Dragon’s Dogma — NETFLIX ANIME
Resurrected as an Arisen, Ethan sets out to vanquish the Dragon that took his heart, but with every demon, he battles, the more he loses his humanity.

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The Last Word — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
In the aftermath of her husband’s death, a woman unexpectedly finds a new source of energy and a lust for life – as she becomes a professional eulogist to the surprise of her family and friends.

Avail. 9/18/20

American Barbecue Showdown — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
American Barbecue Showdown is an eight-episode food competition series that follows the country’s best backyard smokers and competitive barbecuers as they compete for the title of American Barbecue Champion. The series is hosted by Rutledge Wood and Lyric Lewis, with judging duties falling on barbecue legends Kevin Bludso and Melissa Cookston. Each episode, Kevin and Melissa will task the cookers with a challenge that will test their barbecue skills in ways they couldn’t possibly imagine. From unique meats to old school techniques, they will have to prove they have the skills to smoke another day.

Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous — NETFLIX FAMILY
Six teens attending an adventure camp on the opposite side of Isla Nublar must band together to survive when dinosaurs wreak havoc on the island.

Ratched — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
This dramatic prequel to “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” follows the character Nurse Ratched.

LAST CALL

Leaving 9/14/20

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