5 Star Christmas
A comedic holiday film from Italy about everything that could possibly go wrong when the Italian prime minister stays at the same hotel as his political rival in Budapest over Christmas.
The American Meme
Unfortunately not about the best memes of the year, and instead a documentary about Paris Hilton, Josh Ostrovsky (the Fat Jew), and other social media stars’ ridiculous rise to online fame.
Based on the real life saga of the infamous Rizzuto family who ran the organized crime scene in Montreal for years.
Dogs of Berlin
Netflix's second German production, after Dark, about two detectives forced to team up and tackle the Berlin underworld. (Sadly, not another Dogist documentary.)
Living under the shadow of a parent is never easy, especially for plus-sized Willowdean (Danielle Macdonald), who has to deal with her former pageant queen mother Rosie (Jennifer Aniston), who never grew out of her pageant days. So, in this comedy, Willowdean decides to shake things up by signing up for her mother’s local pageant as an act of defiance and protest. Like Insatiable, Dumplin' has the potential to be very problematic, but let’s hope its message is a bit more positive.
Free Rein: The Twelve Neighs of Christmas
A Christmas special from the children’s series about a young girl and her friendship with a horse.
The Hook Up Plan (Plan Coeur), Season 1
A French romantic comedy about a young woman whose friends hire her a male escort to help her get over her recent break up.
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle
Another CGI reimagining of the classic Rudyard Kipling tale, The Jungle Book. This version, coming from Andy Serkis, features voices by Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, and others, and pretty creepy looking animals.
Nailed It! Holiday
Netflix’s original comedic baking show features a special holiday-themed episode calling on terrible cooks to attempt to make beautiful holiday dish favorites for a cash prize.
Neo Yokio: Pink Christmas
While it's not a full second season of the Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig-created anime Neo Yokio, fans of the series will get a Christmas special about the Jaden Smith-voiced sad teen.
Pine Gap, Season 1
An Australian drama focused on the mysterious inner workings of the espionage-led defense facility Pine Gap.
The Ranch, Part 6
The latest season of the bro comedy featuring Ashton Kutcher as a failed pro-athlete who returns home to his family ranch.
ReMastered: Who Killed Jam Master Jay?
The latest installment of Netflix’s true music mysteries series, this episode looking at Run-D.M.C. member Jam Master Jay and his unsolved murder.
Super Monsters and the Wish Star
In this special episode of Netflix’s children’s series about friendly monsters, each character is surprised to learn that all of their wishes are coming true on the night before Christmas.
Vir Das: Losing It
Bollywood star Vir Das gets his own comedy special with bits on religion, travel, and his childhood.
Back Street Girl: Gokudols, Season 1
An anime about three young men involved in organized crime make a huge mistake and must break into the J-Pop music scene in order to hide from the situation they got themselves into.
Out of Many, One: The Immigrant’s Story
A variety of individuals tell their immigration stories as they work to pass the US citizenship in this documentary.
Wanted, Season 3
The latest follow up to the Australian series following two women on the run after they witness bad cops committing a heinous crime.
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: A Midwinter’s Tale
A special installment of Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina sees the Church of Night celebrating the Winter Solstice… with some uninvited supernatural visitors who decide to disrupt their longest night of the year festivities.
Cuckoo, Season 4
After marrying an American hippie (Andy Samberg), a young British woman’s disapproving family slowly lightens up to their relationship as misadventures are only just beginning for the union.
Dance & Sing with True
A collection of upbeat children’s songs paired with imaginative visuals to play when you’re in the mood for something saccharine or need to entertain a small child.
A panel talk show featuring comedians Jimmy Carr, D.L. Hughley, and Katherine Ryan as they discuss contemporary social issues with each other and guests.
Fuller House, Season 4
The Tanner girls are all grown up in this revival of Full House, which somehow is now on its fourth season. Have mercy!
The Innocent Man
Taking on the subject of John Grisham’s only nonfiction novel, this documentary looks at two disturbing murder cases in rural Oklahoma in the ‘80s.
Inside the Real Narcos
You’ve watched Narcos, but you haven’t watched the Real Narcos yet! In a documentary series focused on the real life cartels dramatized in Narcos, former Special Forces commando Jason Fox travels to the center of this criminal activity to interview cartel members about their experiences.
Inside the World’s Toughest Prisons, Season 3
A continuation of a group of investigative journalists’ look inside some of the world’s most violent prisons.
Prince of Peoria: A Christmas Moose Miracle
The children’s live action series about a prince who leaves behind his kingdom to get a regular high school experience gets its own holiday special as the Prince and his friends find themselves snowed in at the local bowling alley.
Netflix’s first series hailing from Turkey, The Protector is an action/fantasy drama about a young man who discovers he’s related to a secret prophecy and is destined to save his home in Istanbul from an immortal enemy.
Netflix is throwing its hat in the Oscar ring with ROMA, Alfonso Cuarón's (Y Tu Mamá También, Gravity, Children of Men) latest effort, set in 1970s Mexico City. It's already be made the festival rounds, and early returns say the film looks stunning.
Sunderland Til I Die
A British docuseries looking at the Sunderland football club in their 2017/18 season.
A young woman’s Australian home was always humored to be haunted by sirens from the sea, and this fantastical mystery and other murderous secrets become even more real when she returns home after being away for some time.
Travelers, Season 3
The series following an FBI agent and his time traveling team returns, as they continue to attempt to save humanity from a dark, impending future, while maintaining their sanity now that their existence has leaked.
Voltron: Legendary Defender, Season 8
The final season of the anime series following five heroes and their robotic lions set out to save the universe.