Tag Archives: Funny

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.

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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

Clueless

Coming and Going to netflix canada september 6 – 12, 2020

Avail. 9/7/20

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My Octopus Teacher — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
An unusual friendship develops between a filmmaker and an octopus living in a South African kelp forest that shares the mysteries of its world.

Record of Youth — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
This drama follows the lives of three people in today’s fashion industry. While dreams are a luxury not everyone can afford, this trio’s youthful passion spurs them on to make them come true.

Avail. 9/8/20

A Star Is Born

StarBeam: Season 2 — NETFLIX FAMILY 
From the selfish Captain Fishbeard to the sullen Miserable Marla, it’s up to can-do kid superhero StarBeam to stop all the baddies and save the day.

Avail. 9/9/20

Corazón loco / So Much Love to Give — NETFLIX FILM
Fernando is a family man — equally committed to each of his two families. But one wrong turn brings them crashing together. 

GET ORGANIZED WITH THE HOME EDIT (L to R) KANE BROWN, KATELYN BROWN, and JOANNA TEPLIN in episode 108 of GET ORGANIZED WITH THE HOME EDIT Cr. JOHN SHEARER/NETFLIX © 2020

Get Organized with The Home Edit — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Organizers Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin of The Home Edit conquer clutter and transform lives. Reese Witherspoon and Molly Sims coproduce.

La Línea: Shadow of Narco — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
Go inside La Línea, the Spanish beach town turned into Europe’s drug trafficking hub, and meet the law enforcement officials determined to change that.

Mignonnes / Cuties — NETFLIX FILM
Amy, 11 years old, tries to escape family dysfunction by joining a free-spirited dance clique named “Cuties,” as they become aware of their own femininity through dance.

The Social Dilemma — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
We tweet, we like, and we share— but what are the consequences of our growing dependence on social media? As digital platforms increasingly become a lifeline to stay connected, Silicon Valley insiders reveal how social media is reprogramming civilization by exposing what’s hiding on the other side of your screen.

Avail. 9/10/20

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The Babysitter: Killer Queen — NETFLIX FILM
Two years after defeating a satanic cult led by his babysitter Bee, Cole’s trying to forget his past and focus on surviving high school. But when old enemies unexpectedly return, Cole will once again have to outsmart the forces of evil.  

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The Gift: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Reckoning with a different world, Atiye races against time to realize her destiny as the mysterious syndicate behind Serdar threatens the future.

Greenleaf: Season 5

The Idhun Chronicles — NETFLIX ANIME 
After a necromancer takes over the magical world of Idhun, two adolescent earthlings help fight an assassin sent to kill all Idhunese refugees on Earth.

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Julie and the Phantoms — NETFLIX FAMILY 
Teenage Julie finds her passion for music and life while helping the Phantoms — a trio of ghostly guys — become the band they were never able to be.

Avail. 9/11/20

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The Duchess — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Katherine Ryan stars as a single mom who’s weighing whether to have a child with her nemesis: her daughter’s dad. Can two wrongs make another right?

Family Business: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Forced to choose between growing weed and raising his kids, Joe tries to convince his family to quit the business, setting off a wild chain of events.

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Pets United — NETFLIX FAMILY
A group of selfish pets are stranded in their luxury hangout when the machines that run Robo City go wild and take over, forcing all humans to flee for their lives. The pets must team up with strays to survive and save their homes, their city and maybe even the world.

Se busca papá / Dad Wanted — NETFLIX FILM
What does a thrill-seeker tween girl do when her mom forbids her to enter a BMX race? Cast a struggling actor with nothing to lose to play her dad. 

Avail. 9/12/20

Zumbo’s Just Desserts: Season 2

LAST CALL

Leaving 9/14/20

Clueless