If Netflix took October by storm, then I guess it’s taking November by… the pants? But that’s just because of some full frontal Chris Pine action. Otherwise, the month is offering a strange mix of cartoons and Christmas movies. Let’s get to it, shall we?
The One We’ve All Been Waiting For: Outlaw King (11/9)
Maybe Chris Pine is your favorite Chris. Maybe you love swords and chainmail, or the real-life history of Robert the Bruce. Or maybe you just like a hint of peen in your entertainment! I’m not one to judge.
The One About The Magic Advent Calendar (No Really): The Holiday Calendar (11/2)
There is nothing I can say that could do this Hallmark Channel reject justice. Just watch the trailer, and enjoy Ron Cephas Jones’s fancy vest!
The One That Finally Gave The Oval Office To Robin Wright: House of Cards Season 6 (11/2)
Kevin Spacey who?
Speaking Of Powerful Women… She-Ra And The Princesses Of Power (11/16)
Yes, yes, it’s an ’80s reboot. But it’s never a bad time to watch some badass rebel princesses!
The One That Puts A Noose On James Franco: The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs (11/16)
The Coen Brothers are back with a Western anthology, featuring a stacked cast that includes Liam Neeson, Tim Blake Nelson, David Krumholtz, Brendan Gleeson, Zoe Kazan, Tyne Daly, Clancy Brown… AND TOM WAITS. But is that enough to balance out the James Franco of it all?
The Educational One: John Leguizamo’s Latin History For Morons (11/5)
Recorded from Leguizamo’s one-man Broadway show, this is nothing short of a 3000 year Latino history recap… and a look at why the history we’re used to hearing seems so whitewashed.
The Surprise Return Of The Satellite Of Love: Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Gauntlet (11/22)
It’s back! This season, Kinga is subjecting her unwilling test subjects to a six-movie marathon. I’m sure they’re all awful, and I can’t wait. This is the kind of Christmas-in-November miracle I can get behind!
So those are just some selections, but here is the complete list for you to mull over…
New On Netflix (Originals in Bold)
Angela’s Christmas— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
A trip to church with her family on Christmas Eve gives young Angela an extraordinary idea. A heartwarming tale based on a story by Frank McCourt.
Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Bring It On: In It to Win It
Children of Men
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo
Doctor Strange (2007)
Fair Game - Director’s Cut
Follow This: Part 3— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
BuzzFeed reporters research sexbots, superbug snipers and more in the third installment of this documentary series.
From Dusk Till Dawn
Good Will Hunting
Jet Li’s Fearless
Julie & Julia
Katt Williams: The Pimp Chronicles: Pt. 1
National Lampoon’s Animal House
Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow
Scary Movie 2
Scary Movie 3
Sex and the City: The Movie
The English Patient
The Judgement— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
After a traumatic incident at a party makes her a target of gossip and derision, a young college student tries to change her school’s toxic culture.
The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin
The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep
Brainchild— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
From germs and emotions to social media and more, it’s the science of your world explained in a way that’s refreshingly relatable.
House of Cards: Season 6— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
With Frank out of the picture, Claire Underwood steps fully into her own as the first woman president, but faces formidable threats to her legacy.
ReMastered: Tricky Dick & The Man in Black— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
This documentary chronicles Johnny Cash’s 1970 visit to the White House, where Cash’s shifting ideals clashed with Richard Nixon’s policies.
The Holiday Calendar— NETFLIX FILM
A talented photographer stuck in a dead-end job inherits an antique Advent calendar that may be predicting the future — and pointing her toward love.
The Other Side of the Wind— NETFLIX FILM
A completion and restoration of Orson Welles’s unfinished film, this satire follows the final days of a legendary director striving for a comeback.
They’ll Love Me When I’m Dead— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
This engaging documentary explores Orson Welles’s unfinished film, “The Other Side of the Wind,” which he worked on for a decade before his death.
Trolls: The Beat Goes On!: Season 4— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
With her sunny attitude, Poppy leads her friends in rescuing Mr. Dinkles, supporting Guy Diamond’s new invention and teaching Smidge to be helpful.
Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil
Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End
Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj (Streaming Every Sunday, begins October 28)— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
In this weekly show, Hasan Minhaj brings his unique comedic voice and storytelling skill to explore the larger trends shaping our fragmented world.
Homecoming: Season 1 (2016)
In Kuala Lumpur, the owner of a Chinese medicine shop and his eccentric family navigate the ups and downs of business, romance and parenting.
John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
With a rapid-fire lesson in overlooked Latin history, Colombian-American actor John Leguizamo comes to Netflix with his one-man Broadway show John Leguizamo: Latin History For Morons. Examining 3,000 years of Latino history, Leguizamo charts everything from a satirical recap of Aztec and Incan history to stories of Latin patriots in the American Civil War, revealing how whitewashed history truly is. Latin History For Morons earned a 2018 Tony Award nomination for Best Play on Broadway.
Into the Forest
The Sea of Trees
Beat Bugs: Season 3— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Music keeps the Beat Bugs going and points the way to problem-solving solutions in another season of fun and adventure.
La Reina del Flow— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Seventeen years after being wrongly imprisoned, a talented songwriter seeks justice against the men who caused her downfall and killed her family.
Medal of Honor— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
This emotional docudrama tells the stories of Medal of Honor recipients from U.S. military operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, Vietnam and more.
Outlaw King— NETFLIX FILM
This period drama follows Robert the Bruce’s battle to regain control after being made an outlaw by the King of England for taking the Scottish Crown.
Spirit Riding Free: Season 7— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Seasons change, and so do Lucky’s adventures, whether she’s racing through the snow, outsmarting villains or soaring high in the sky!
Super Drags— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Three gay friends, working by day at a department store, lead double lives as crime-fighting superhero drag queens.
The Great British Baking Show: Collection 6— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
The mouth-watering contest returns to the big white tent with 12 new bakers and another season bursting with delicious surprises.
Treehouse Detectives: Season 2— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Brother-and-sister detectives Toby and Teri are back on the case, helping others, being brave — and asking big questions about the world around them.
Westside— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Westside offers an unscripted and deeply personal glimpse into the journeys of nine young L.A.-based musicians as they follow their dreams. Each episode sheds light on their creative processes and personal struggles, interspersing cinema verité-style documentary footage with beautifully produced music videos featuring original songs.
Loudon Wainwright III: Surviving Twin— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Grammy-winning singer Loudon Wainwright III reflects on the close but complicated relationships between fathers and sons in this intimate evening of music and storytelling, from executive producer Judd Apatow, director Christopher Guest and produced by Funny Or Die.
Oh My Ghost— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
When a skilled but timid chef is possessed by a sassy spirit, her newfound confidence catches the eye of her longtime crush, a culinary hotshot.
Warrior— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
A war veteran plagued by guilt over his final mission teams up with his best friend’s widow to infiltrate a dangerous Copenhagen biker gang.
May The Devil Take You— NETFLIX FILM
When her estranged father falls into a mysterious coma, a young woman seeks answers at his old villa, where she and her stepsister uncover dark truths.
The Crew— NETFLIX FILM
Work-life balance breaks down for Paris’s most gifted armed robbers when a grave mistake forces them to work for a crime boss in a high-stakes heist.
Cam— NETFLIX FILM
Her online life’s been stolen. Her real life’s unraveling. There’s only one way out: beat the impersonator at her own game.
Narcos: Mexico— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
See the rise of the Guadalajara Cartel as an American DEA agent learns the danger of targeting narcos in Mexico.
Ponysitters Club: Season 2— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Skye and the Rescue Ranch gang return for another round of action-packed adventure, incredible friendship and adorable animals.
Prince of Peoria— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
When an easygoing 13-year-old prince goes incognito as a U.S. exchange student, he strikes up an unlikely friendship with a fastidious overachiever.
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
In this reboot of the ’80s series, a magic sword transforms an orphan girl into warrior She-Ra, who unites a rebellion to fight against evil.
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs— NETFLIX FILM
Saddle up for six tales about the American frontier from the unique minds of Joel and Ethan Coen, who wrote and directed this anthology.
The Kominsky Method— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Michael Douglas stars as a briefly successful actor turned revered Hollywood acting coach. A Chuck Lorre comedy series also featuring Alan Arkin.
The Princess Switch— NETFLIX FILM
When a down-to-earth Chicago baker and a soon-to-be princess discover they look like twins, they hatch a Christmastime plan to trade places.
The Pixar Story
The Last Kingdom: Season 3— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
As Alfred’s health weakens — and with it his dream of a united England — Uhtred must take command and confront a new threat, Danish warlord Sigrid.
Kulipari: Dream Walker— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Now the Blue Sky King, Darel must lead a rescue mission to save a Dream Walker — leaving the village under the protection of the Kulipari youth.
Motown Magic— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Imaginative boy Ben transforms his city by bringing colorful street art to life, armed with a magic paintbrush — and the classic sounds of Motown.
Sabrina— NETFLIX FILM
A toymaker and his wife are terrorized by a demonized doll after their adopted child tries to summon her late mother’s spirit using a spooky ritual.
The Final Table— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
The Final Table is a global culinary competition show featuring the world’s most talented chefs fighting for a spot at the elite, Final Table made up of the greatest chefs from around the globe. The series features 12 teams of two chefs from around the world cooking the national dishes of Mexico, Spain, England, Brazil, France, Japan, the U.S., India and Italy. Each episode focuses on a different country and its cuisine, with celebrity ambassadors, food critics and the country’s greatest chef eliminating teams until the finale. In that last episode, only one of our competing chefs will win a place at the Final Table, joining the nine legendary culinary icons — Enrique Olvera (Mexico), Andoni Aduriz (Spain), Clare Smyth (UK), Helena Rizzo (Brazil), Vineet Bhatia (India), Grant Achatz (US), Carlo Cracco (Italy), Yoshihiro Narisawa (Japan) and Anne-Sophie Pic (France). The series will be presented by Andrew Knowlton, James Beard Award-winning Writer and Editor at Large, Bon Appétit. Created and exec produced by Robin Ashbrook & Yasmin Shackleton. The production company is theoldschool.
Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Trevor Noah gets out from behind the “Daily Show” desk and takes the stage for a stand-up special that touches on racism, immigration, camping and more.
The Tribe— NETFLIX FILM
An executive-turned-viral sensation loses his reputation and his memory, but finds a new life with his biological mother and her empowered dance group.
Jiro Dreams of Sushi
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Gauntlet— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
This season, Kinga subjects Jonah and the bots to a devious new experiment: a back-to-back marathon of six hilariously cheesy — and riffworthy — films.
The Christmas Chronicles— NETFLIX FILM
Two siblings team up with Santa Claus for a high-flying holiday adventure. A new Christmas classic from the makers of “Harry Potter” and “Home Alone.”
Frontier: Season 3— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
While Harp pursues Lord Benton to rescue Grace, Michael takes command of the Black Wolf Company and Sokanon embarks on a righteous crusade.
Fugitiva— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
A woman organizes a escape plan camouflaged as a kidnapping to protect her children from her husband’s enemies.
Sick Note— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
This black comedy series follows a slacker misdiagnosed with cancer whose lies lead him into an absurd web of secrets, blackmail and suspicion.
Sick Note: Season 2— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Rupert Grint, Nick Frost and Lindsay Lohan star in the second dose of the brilliantly dark comedy. And the lies just keep on coming…
To Build or Not to Build: Season 2
My Little Pony Friendship is Magic: Best Gift Ever
Bumping Mics with Jeff Ross & Dave Attel— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Veteran comedians Jeff Ross and Dave Attell roast each other, the audience and special guests.
Pocoyo: Season 4
1983— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
In a totalitarian Poland, law student Kajetan Skowron and detective Anatol Janów unravel a terrible conspiracy stretching to the country’s foundations.
A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding— NETFLIX FILM
A year after helping Richard secure the crown, Amber’s getting ready to walk down the aisle with him. But she’s not so sure she’s cut out to be queen.
Baby— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
By day, Chiara is a promising student at one of Rome’s most elite private high schools. But by night, she leads a scandalous secret life.
Death by Magic— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
British magician Drummond Money-Coutts, or DMC for short, is on a mission to uncover the stories of magicians who died performing the most dangerous stunts ever attempted. He travels the world to track down where the fatal performances took place and to work out exactly what went wrong, sharing his magic with the people he meets along the way. It’s a journey that spans four continents and eight cities around the world. His aim is to pay homage to the craft by creating his own updated versions of the stunts that cost these magicians their lives, from being buried alive under tons of wet concrete, to playing a game of Russian roulette, to escaping from a collision with a speeding steam train. The series will follow DMC as he recreates the stunts where others have failed, in the most extreme magic show ever attempted. To succeed he must avoid the fate that met those who came before him and paid the ultimate price: Death by Magic.
F is for Family: Season 3— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
When Frank befriends a handsome young fighter pilot — voiced by Vince Vaughn — the family embarks on a whole new set of adventures.
Happy as Lazzaro— NETFLIX FILM
Ordinary teen Lazzaro is content with life as a sharecropper in rural Italy, but a visit from the aristocrat landowner’s son changes everything.
Rajma Chawal— NETFLIX FILM
An internet-rookie father attempts to use social media to enhance his faltering relationship with his millennial son.
Spy Kids: Mission Critical: Season 2— NETFLIX ORIGINAL
Finally feeling like a real team, the Mission Critical kids face their toughest test as they set out to destroy Golden Brain’s lair once and for all.
The World Is Yours— NETFLIX FILM
To escape his life of crime, a small-time mobster in Paris accepts one last job involving Spain, drugs, the Illuminati and his overbearing mother.
Tiempo compartido— NETFLIX FILM
Two men join forces to rescue their families from a tropical paradise, convinced a U.S. timeshare conglomerate has a sinister plan to take them away.
Cruel Intentions 2
Cruel Intentions 3
Hellboy II: The Golden Army
Jurassic Park III
Run to me
Smokin’ Aces 2: Assassins’ Ball
The Land Before Time
The Land Before Time II: The Great Valley Adventure
The Land Before Time III: The Time of the Great Giving
The Lazarus Effect
The Lost World: Jurassic Park
Up in the Air
Undercover Boss: Seasons 1-5
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