Another week into January and the subscription-based service, Netflix, has quite a line-up this year. From Netflix Original movies and series to shows and titles that people have known from childhood, the list is extensive. Here’s everything coming to Netflix this week.
Monday, January 11
CRACK: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy
First, this Netflix release is a documentary that follows the swift change of cocaine from a well-known party drug to a force to be reckoned with. The film follows the trickle-down of the drug into poorer communities and the role government sections played.
Next up is a moving blockbuster that debuted in 2011. The storyline focuses on the unique friendship that forms between a street-savvy immigrant and the disabled French nobleman he takes care of.
Tuesday, January 12
Last Tango in Halifax: Season 4
Third, the British mini-series’ fourth season is going to be available on Netflix this week. The series’ leads decide to marry after being reunited more than 50 years later.
Wednesday, January 13
In Imperfect Murder
The following suspense film stars Alec Baldwin and Sienna Miller. Vera (Sienna Miller) wakes up to her ultimate nightmare: murdering her abusive ex the previous night. As she tackles her newfound reality, she must navigate the ins and outs of being a murderer as guests start dropping by.
Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer
Also upcoming is a four-part docuseries that follows two incredible detectives as they investigate varied crime scenes that seem unrelated at first.
Friday, January 15
Obviously, it seems like Crazy Rich Asians definitely left a mark. This series brings a sneak peek into the lavish parties of the elite LA community. Though, the episode progression proves that the story is more than just affluent Asians.
Carmen Sandiego: Season 4
The animated series starring a master thief that actually does good is coming back for another season. Also, the Canadian-American Netflix series has an educational twist as Carmen Sandiego travels the globe along with savvy sidekicks.
Disenchantment: Part 3
Another amazing adult animation on Netflix is releasing its third part. The same creators of Futurama and The Simpsons are back with Princess Bean and her adventures in medieval Dreamland.
Henry Danger: Season 1 to Season 3
Henry Hart secretly doubles as Kid Danger, Captain Man’s sidekick. Follow Jace Norman’s character as he protects his identity from family and close friends.
A different spin on the classic Peterpan tale is the 1991 movie directed by none other than Steven Spielberg. Peter Pan’s kids are abducted by his nemesis, Captain Hook, which forces his return to Neverland. Again, he must battle Hook to save his children with the help of Tinkerbell and the Lost Boys.
Saturday, January 16
A Monster Calls
Finally is a film based on Patrick Ness’ novel, is the dark fantasy film-adaptation. An old tree monster comes to the aid of a twelve-year-old Conner, as he battles against his mother’s deadly diagnosis. Additionally, ancient wisdom also helps him deal with the bullying he experiences at school.