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Coming and Going To Netflix Canada May 17 – 23, 2020

Avail. 5/17/20

Pacific Rim: Uprising

Avail. 5/18/20

The Big Flower Fight NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Ten teams of florists, sculptors, and garden designers push their talents to the limit to create extravagant floral installations in this competition show hosted by Vic Reeves and Natassia Demetriou. Facing elimination with every task set, these international teams of plant-obsessed artisans will be judged by a florist to the stars, Kristen Griffith-VanderYacht, and a slew of guest judges for a chance to display their own sculpture at London’s Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Avail. 5/19/20

Patton Oswalt Comedy Special

Patton Oswalt: I Love Everything NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL
Like the ancient grains of Babylon, Patton provides a healthy dose of witticism in his newest Netflix comedy special, Patton Oswalt: I Love Everything.  Enjoy yourself as the Emmy and Grammy-winning comedian reflects on hilarious existential anecdotes after recently embracing his fifties, which includes attending his daughter’s second-grade art show that cost him the chance to board a full-scale Millennium Falcon or how buying a house is like hiring a suicide squad of superhuman subcontractors. Patton Oswalt: I Love Everything premieres globally on Netflix on May 19, 2020. And stick around post-credits for Bob Rubin: Oddities & Rarities, a bonus one-hour comedy special presented by Patton himself!

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SWEET MAGNOLIAS

Sweet Magnolias NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Maddie Townsend has a lot on her plate — including three kids, a cheating husband and one unlikely suitor who has everyone in town talking.

Avail. 5/20/20

Ben Platt Live From Radio City Music Hall

Ben Platt Live From Radio City Music HallNETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
Actor and singer Ben Platt perform in a sold-out show recorded at Radio City Music Hall in New York.

Rebelión de los Godinez NETFLIX FILM
When Omar’s grandfather forces him to get a job at a tech company in Mexico City, he meets a quirky ensemble of nine-to-fivers … and some nemeses.

Avail. 5/22/20

The 100: Season 7

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Control ZNETFLIX ORIGINAL
When a hacker begins releasing students’ secrets to the entire high school, the socially isolated but observant Sofía works to uncover their identity.

History 101 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Infographics and archival footage deliver bite-size history lessons on scientific breakthroughs, social movements, and world-changing discoveries.

Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani star in “The LovebirdsÓ from NETFLIX.

THE LOVEBIRDS NETFLIX FILM
When a couple in the fast lane to splitsville accidentally careens into a murder, they take off on a wild race to find the killer and clear their names.

Selling Sunset: Season 2 NETFLIX ORIGINAL
The reality series that follows LA’s most elite real estate agents returns for Season 2, documenting their juicy private lives, posh listings, and high-profile clients.

Trailer Park Boys: The Animated Series: Season 2 NETFLIX ORIGINAL
The animated series returns for Season 2, with the entire gang transformed into cartoons.

Avail. 5/23/20

Dynasty: Season 3 NETFLIX ORIGINAL
The modern-day reboot of the iconic soap that follows two of America’s wealthiest families returns for Season 3.

Coming and Going to Netflix Canada in April 26 – 30

Avail. 4/26/20

The Last Kingdom
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Ola Rapace as Bloodhair
Bloodhair prepares
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The Last Kingdom: Season 4 NETFLIX ORIGINAL
As Edward and Aethelflaed spar over the future of Mercia and their father’s dream of a united England, Uhtred tries to recover his lost birthright.

Avail. 4/27/20

Never Have I Ever NETFLIX ORIGINAL
A coming-of-age comedy series about the life of a modern first-generation Indian American teenage girl, inspired by Mindy Kaling’s own childhood.

Avail. 4/29/20

A Secret LoveNETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
A Secret Love tells an incredible love story between Terry Donahue and Pat Henschel, whose relationship spans nearly seven decades. Terry played in the women’s professional baseball league, inspiring the hit movie A League of Their Own. But the film did not tell the real-life story of the women who remained closeted for most of their lives. This documentary follows Terry and Pat back to when they met for the first time, through their professional lives in Chicago, coming out to their conservative families and grappling with whether or not to get married. Facing the hardships of aging and illness, their love proves resilient as they enter the home stretch.

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Extracurricular NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Extracurricular is a story of high school students who become tangled in a series of conflicts and events that challenge human values and morality. Jisoo ends up committing a serious crime because of his determination to make college tuition money on his own, by any means. Minhee gets caught up in Jisoo’s crime while Jisoo’s schoolmate Gyuri becomes involved in the same crime.

Murder to Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
After 16-year-old Cyntoia Brown is sentenced to life in prison, questions about her past, physiology and the law itself call her guilt into question.

Nadiya’s Time to Eat — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
On this cooking show, Nadiya Hussain serves up delicious shortcuts, vital ingredients and fast favorites — perfect for today’s time-strapped families.

Summertime NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Inspired by Federico Moccia’s books, this series follows Summer, who longs to leave her small town and see the world, as she meets Ale, a motorcyclist.

Avail. 4/30/20

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Dangerous Lies NETFLIX FILM
After losing her waitressing job, Katie Franklin (Camila Mendes) takes a job as a caretaker to a wealthy elderly man in his sprawling, empty Chicago estate. The two grow close, but when he unexpectedly passes away and names Katie as his sole heir, she and her husband Adam (Jessie T. Usher) are pulled into a complex web of lies, deception, and murder. If she’s going to survive, Katie will have to question everyone’s motives — even the people she loves. DANGEROUS LIES is directed by Michael Scott, and also stars Jamie Chung, Cam Gigandet, Sasha Alexander, and Elliott Gould.

Drifting Dragons NETFLIX ANIME
Dragons are on the menu as the crew of the airship Quin Zaza sets out on a hunt. If they fail, empty stomachs will be the least of their worries.

The Forest of Love: Deep Cut — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Nothing’s as it seems when a charismatic conman and an aspiring film crew delve into the lives of two emotionally scarred women.

Rich in Love (Ricos de Amor) NETFLIX FILM
Working incognito at his rich dad’s company to test his own merits, Teto falls for Paula and tells her he grew up poor, a lie that spins out of control.

The Victims’ Game NETFLIX ORIGINAL
After discovering his estranged daughter’s link to mysterious murders, a forensic detective with Asperger’s syndrome risks everything to solve the case.

 

LAST CALL

Leaving 4/28/20

Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries: Series 1-3

Leaving 4/30/20

How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days

Coming and Going to Netflix Canada in April 19 – 25

Avail. 4/19/20

Just Friends

Avail. 4/20/20

Cooked with Cannabis — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Chefs compete to get the hosts and special guests high on elevated cannabis cuisine with their artful use of the leafy herb, THC infusions, and CBD sauces.

The Midnight Gospel

The Midnight Gospel NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Drawing on interviews from the “Duncan Trussell Family Hour” podcast, this animated series follows a spacecaster who travels the galaxy searching for the meaning of life.

Ocean’s Thirteen

Ocean’s Twelve

Avail. 4/21/20

Bleach: The Assault

Bleach: The Bount

Middleditch & Schwartz — NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL
Thomas Middleditch and Ben Schwartz bring their two-person comedy show, Middleditch & Schwartz, to a global audience in a collection of three completely improvised Netflix comedy specials. Each performance is based entirely on a random audience suggestion. All three parts, each filmed at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, will premiere on Netflix on April 21, 2020.

Middleditch & Schwartz: Dream Job
The story of two friends, one of whom has an important job interview which spirals into an existential crisis involving photography, The New York Times and JFK airport bathroom stalls. By the end of a hilarious turn of events, Kyle is Saussin, Saussin is Kyle, neither have their dream job, but both know what it means to truly embody a Gazelle.

Middleditch & Schwartz: Law School Magic
What starts as a dreaded final exam for a group of first-year law students quickly turns into a test of human morality as the duo encounters an alien, contemplates child abandonment and dabbles in a bit of magic. “The Breakfast Club” meets “The Chronicles of Narnia” in this imaginary class’ quest to learn the difference between paper and digital contracts.

Middleditch & Schwartz: Parking Lot Wedding
Emotions are high in the events leading up to and during a wedding where the priest, a ghost, and the bride and groom’s parents are as loose as a caboose. Follow Thomas and Ben down the aisle as they concoct a compelling scenario — the tale of sixth-grade lovers, a robbery-gone-wrong, and the ultimate test of true love.

Avail. 4/22/20

Absurd Planet — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
A cast of quirky critters and Mother Nature herself narrate this funny science series, which peeks into the lives of Earth’s most incredible animals.

Circus of Books NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
For nearly four decades, unassuming couple Karen and Barry Mason ran Circus of Books, an LA porn store that became a hub for the local gay community.

El silencio del pantano NETFLIX FILM
A successful, cold-blooded crime novelist gets involved in a kidnapping case while uncovering the corrupt ties between politicians and the local mafia in Valencia, Spain.

The Plagues of Breslau NETFLIX FILM
After a body is found sewn inside a cowhide, a Wrocław detective discovers a killer is recreating an 18th-century “plague” of criminal punishments.

The Willoughbys NETFLIX FILM
Convinced they’d be better off raising themselves, the Willoughby children hatch a sneaky plan to send their selfish parents on vacation. The siblings then embark on their own high-flying adventure to find the true meaning of family.

Win the Wilderness NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Six couples vie for the deed to a remote Alaskan lodge by proving which is the fittest to survive in a breathtakingly pristine but rugged wilderness.

Avail. 4/23/20

The House of Flowers : Season 3 NETFLIX ORIGINAL
The dark comedy series about a wealthy Mexico City family with secrets returns for Season 3.

Avail. 4/24/20

After Life Season 2

After Life: Season 2 NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Set in the small fictitious town of Tambury, the comedy-drama series follows Tony (Ricky Gervais), a writer for the local newspaper whose life is upended after his wife dies from cancer.

In series 2, whilst still struggling with immense grief for his wife, we see Tony try to become a better friend to those around him. Each grappling with their own problems and only to be intensified by the looming threat of the local newspaper being shut down. Will the town’s local Am-Dram show lift everyone’s spirits?

Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 7

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Extraction NETFLIX FILM
Tyler Rake (Chris Hemsworth) is a fearless black market mercenary with nothing left to lose when his skills are solicited to rescue the kidnapped son of an imprisoned international crime lord. But in the murky underworld of weapons dealers and drug traffickers, an already deadly mission approaches the impossible, forever altering the lives of Rake and the boy. An action-packed, edge-of-your-seat thriller directed by Sam Hargrave, EXTRACTION is an AGBO Films and TGIM Films, Inc. production, produced by Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Mike Larocca, Chris Hemsworth, Eric Gitter, and Peter Schwerin.

Hello Ninja: Season 2 NETFLIX FAMILY

Yours Sincerely, Kanan Gill NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL
Measuring his adult life against the goals set in a letter written as a teen to his future self, Kanan Gill’s takeaways get dark – yet oddly illuminating.

Coming and Going to Netflix Canada in April 1-4

Well ladies and gents, if you are stuck in the home, like other Canadians, you will have time to watch what is coming this month to Netflix Canada.  Also, find those shows you meant to watch.

Coming Soon

ARASHI’s Diary – Voyage (New Episodes) NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
Twenty years after their debut, join the beloved members of Arashi on a new journey as they showcase their lives, talents, and gifts to the world. In the new episodes, the members of Arashi reveal the emotions and feelings they’ve kept inside as the countdown to their hiatus continues with their final tour. During their national tour to complete 50 stages, the guys announce their decision publicly: Arashi will go on hiatus after the end of 2020. The camera follows behind the scenes of the press conference.

The Circle Game NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Be yourself — or someone else? The players must choose while chasing a cash prize when this lighthearted, strategic competition show comes to France.

The King: Eternal Monarch — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

Weekly Episodes Starting 4/9/20

Riverdale NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Daring adventure meets chilling darkness as Riverdale explores a new side of grief and the gang prepares for the ultimate test: senior year.

Avail. 4/1/20

David Batra: Elefanten I RummetNETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL
Swedish stand-up David Batra gets personal as he playfully details the perks and pitfalls of being married to a recently resigned political leader.

How to Fix a Drug Scandal NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
Two drug lab chemists’ shocking crimes cripple a state’s judicial system and blur the lines of justice for lawyers, officials and thousands of inmates.

The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL
Hold on to your top knot and grab your remote for the upcoming six-part sketch series, The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show. Executive produced and starring comedian Iliza Shlesinger who leads her ensemble cast in this hilarious satire-filled series packed with insane original characters who inhabit the landscape of all the content we love to consume and make fun of. From bizarre exercise plans to the over-simplified DIY shows to “reality” TV at its best/worst, The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show celebrates/skewers the TV stereotypes that fill our screens big, small, and tiny. Kim Gamble, Kara Baker, David Martin, Richard Allen-Turner, and Jon Thoday also executive produce.  The series is directed by Laura Murphy (Girl Code; Adam Ruins Everything) The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show premieres globally on Netflix on April 1, 2020.

Nailed It!: Season 4 NETFLIX ORIGINAL
The hosts you love, the hot messes you crave. Welcome back to the “Nailed It!” kitchens, where anyone — like, literally, anyone — can win.

Sunderland ‘Til I Die: Season 2 NETFLIX ORIGINAL
After two consecutive seasons of failure, Sunderland hopes to get things turned around as they face a new season in the third tier of English soccer.

  • 40 Days and 40 Nights
  • Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
  • Anger Management
  • Bram Stoker’s Dracula
  • Casper
  • Charlie St. Cloud
  • Community: Season 1-6
  • Dawn of the Dead
  • Dune
  • Europa Report
  • Evolution
  • Far from Heaven
  • Gosford Park
  • Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie
  • Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer
  • Little Children
  • Magic Mike
  • Maid in Manhattan
  • Reservoir Dogs
  • The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle
  • The Age of Innocence
  • The Skulls
  • The Squid and the Whale
  • The Wedding Planner
  • Troy
  • Twins
  • Waiting…
  • We Own the Night
  • White Chicks

Avail. 4/3/20

Coffee & Kareem NETFLIX FILM
While police officer James Coffee (Ed Helms) enjoys his new relationship with Vanessa Manning (Taraji P. Henson), her beloved 12-year-old son Kareem (Terrence Little Gardenhigh) plots their break-up. Attempting to scare away his mom’s boyfriend for good, Kareem tries to hire criminal fugitives to take him out but accidentally exposes a secret network of criminal activity, making his family its latest target. To protect Vanessa, Kareem teams up with Coffee — the partner he never wanted — for a dangerous chase across Detroit. From director Michael Dowse, COFFEE & KAREEM is an action-comedy about forging unexpected bonds, one four-letter insult at a time. Co-starring Betty Gilpin, RonReaco Lee, Andrew Bachelor, and David Alan Grier.

 

Money Heist: The Phenomenon NETFLIX FILM
This film takes a look at why and how “Money Heist” sparked a wave of enthusiasm around the world for a lovable group of thieves and their professor.

Spirit Riding Free: Riding Academy NETFLIX FAMILY
A new chapter begins for Lucky and her friends as they leave Miradero behind to live and learn at the prestigious Palomino Bluffs Riding Academy.

StarBeam NETFLIX FAMILY
A real kid with real superpowers has a tech-wiz best friend who becomes her sidekick. Together with their seagull pal, they protect their seaside city.

LAST CALL

Leaving 4/1/20

Liar Liar
Pride & Prejudice

 

Coming and Going To Netflix Canada In March 8-14, 2020

Avail. 3/8/20

Sitara: Let Girls Dream NETFLIX FILM
Sitara: Let Girls Dream is an animated short film that follows the story of Pari, a 14-year-old girl with dreams of becoming a pilot, while growing up in a society that doesn’t allow her to dream.

Avail. 3/10/20

Carmen Sandiego: To Steal or Not to Steal NETFLIX FAMILY
You drive the action in this interactive adventure, helping Carmen save Ivy and Zack when V.I.L.E. captures them during a heist in Shanghai.

Marc Maron: End Times Fun NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL

Avail. 3/11/20

The Circle Brazil NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Be yourself — or someone else? The players must choose while chasing a cash prize when this lighthearted, strategic competition show comes to Brazil.

Dirty Money: Season 2 NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
The critically-acclaimed investigative series Dirty Money, from Academy Award-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney’s Jigsaw Productions, returns for a second season. Dirty Money provides an up-close and personal view into untold stories of scandal, financial malfeasance, and corruption in the world of business. This season offers a look inside Jared Kushner’s real estate empire, the Wells Fargo banking scandal and Malaysia’s 1MDB corruption case.

ON MY BLOCK

On My Block: Season 3 NETFLIX ORIGINAL
They thought life was about to return to what passes for normal in Freeridge, but the stakes just got even higher. On My Block, co-created by Lauren Iungerich (Awkward) and Eddie Gonzalez & Jeremy Haft (All Eyez On Me), is a coming of age comedy about four bright and street-savvy friends navigating their way through the triumph, pain and the newness of high-school set in the rough inner city.

Riverdale — “Chapter Sixty-Six: Tangerine” — Image Number: RVD409b_0161.jpg — Pictured (L-R): KJ Apa as Archie, Camila Mendes as Veronica, Cole Sprouse as Jughead and Lili Reinhart as Betty — Photo: Jack Rowand/The CW– © 2019 The CW Network, LLC All Rights Reserved.

Riverdale: Season 4 NETFLIX ORIGINAL (weekly episodes)

Summer Night

Avail. 3/12/20

Hospital Playlist — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Five doctors, whose friendship goes back to their days in med school, band together at one hospital as colleagues in the VIP wing.

Avail. 3/13/20

100 Humans NETFLIX ORIGINAL
One hundred diverse volunteers participate in experiments that tackle questions about age, gender, happiness and other aspects of being human.

BEASTARS NETFLIX ANIME
In a world where beasts of all kinds coexist, a gentle wolf awakens to his own predatory urges as his school deals with murder within its midst.

Bloodride NETFLIX ORIGINAL
A Norwegian anthology series that blends horror with dark Scandinavian humor, setting each distinct story in its own realistic yet weird universe.

Elite: Season 3 NETFLIX ORIGINAL
When another classmate is killed, a new investigation ensues. The students look toward their future, while the consequences of the past haunt them.

Go Karts NETFLIX FILM
After moving to a new town with his mom, a teen discovers the high-speed sport of go-kart racing, learning from a former driver with a secret past.

Kingdom

Kingdom: Season 2 NETFLIX ORIGINAL
The zombie period drama set in Korea’s Joseon era returns for Season 2.

Lost Girls – Oona Laurence, Amy Ryan, Thomasin McKenzie, Miriam Shor – Photo Credit: Netflix / Jessica Kourkounis

Lost Girls NETFLIX FILM
A mother’s quest to find her missing daughter uncovers a wave of unsolved murders in this drama based on a true story. Amy Ryan and Gabriel Byrne star.

Restaurants on the Edge: Season 1

The Valhalla Murders NETFLIX ORIGINAL
An ambitious Icelandic detective teams up with a cop from Norway to investigate a series of murders that may be connected to a heinous trauma.

Women of the Night NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Haunted by a shadowy past, the wife of a rising star in Amsterdam’s mayoral office finds herself drawn into the city’s underworld of sex and drugs.