New & note-worthy additions to Netflix over the last week 21/3–27/3
Whats new on Netflix? Check back here weekly for the latest note-worthy additions to Netflix. Today’s post is covering additions between the 21st to the 27th of Match. Please note that this is not a full, comprehensive list and merely a list of the most interesting.
Whats new on Netflix?
New on Netflix on the 26th March
Things go awry when Tony Stark revives a dormant peacekeeping program, and Earth’s mightiest heroes must put a halt to an archvillain’s evil plans.
Duration: 2hr 21m
Director: Joss Whedon
Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, Joss Whedon, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Don Cheadle, Julie Delpy, Samuel L. Jackson, Thomas Kretschmann, Stellan Skarsg00E5rd, James Spader, Paul Bettany, Kerry Condon, Linda Cardellini, Stan Lee, Jeremy Renner, Andy Serkis, Henry Goodman, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Idris Elba, Arthur Lee, Anthony Mackie, Barry Aird, Cobie Smulders, Aaron Himelstein, Julian Bleach, Hayley Atwell, Chris Luca, Elizabeth Olsen, Kabelo Thai, Vuyo Dabula, Nondumiso Tembe, Dominique Provost-Chalkley, Isaac Andrews, Mandla Gaduka, Claudia Kim
A mysterious game sends two brothers flying into space, where they must reach the planet Zathura — or be trapped in galactic limbo forever.
Duration: 1hr 41m
Director: Jon Favreau
Cast: Jon Favreau, Tim Robbins, Kristen Stewart, Dax Shepard, Josh Hutcherson, Jonah Bobo, Frank Oz, John Alexander, Derek Mears, Douglas Tait, Joe Bucaro III
New on Netflix on the 25th March
When a call girl is targeted by her mob boss ex, she fights a solitary war against a relentless tide of hit men to save herself and her family.
Duration: 1hr 32m
Director: Joe Lynch
Cast: Salma Hayek, Hiroyuki Watanabe, Laura Cepeda, Joe Lynch, Togo Igawa, Akie Kotabe, Jennifer Blanc, Caroline Chikezie, Gabriella Wright, Jelena Gavrilovic, Aisha Ayamah
Best friends since grade school, Milly and Jess struggle to keep their relationship as strong as ever when Milly is diagnosed with breast cancer.
Duration: 1hr 52m
Director: Catherine Hardwicke
Cast: Drew Barrymore, Toni Collette, Paddy Considine, Catherine Hardwicke, Tyson Ritter, Dominic Cooper, Jacqueline Bisset, Frances de la Tour, Honor Kneafsey, Ryan Baker, Mem Ferda
Retired and fending off dementia, an elderly Sherlock Holmes must rely on his fragmented memory to recall the details of his final, unsolved case.
Duration: 1hr 44m
Director: Bill Condon
Cast: Laura Linney, Bill Condon, Ian McKellen, Hiroyuki Sanada, Hattie Morahan, Milo Parker, Frances Barber, Nicholas Rowe, John Sessions, Roger Allam, Frances de la Tour, Eileen Davies, Sarah Crowden, Patrick Kennedy, Michael Culkin, David Foxxe, Phil Davies, Kit Connor
Season 5 added
When he impresses a big lawyer with his razor-sharp mind, a college dropout scores a coveted associate job, even though he has no legal credentials.
Duration: 5 Seasons
Episode Length: 1hr 21min
Cast: Gabriel Macht, Rick Hoffman, Meghan Markle, Patrick J. Adams, Sarah Rafferty, Aaron Korsh, Gina Torres
New on Netflix on the 24th March
Season 3 added
Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin co-star as two women forced to reinvent their lives in this funny, honest new Netflix Original series.
Duration: 3 Seasons
Episode Length: 35min
Cast: Jane Fonda, Martin Sheen, Lily Tomlin, Sam Waterston, June Diane Raphael, Marta Kauffman, Howard J. Morris, Ethan Embry, Baron Vaughn, Brooklyn Decker
The first lady of Mexico is a woman of conviction and ideals. But when she loses faith in her husband, she’ll need all her strength to uncover the truth.
Duration: 1 Season
Episode Length: 39min
Cast: Kate del Castillo, Luis Roberto Guzmán, Alberto Guerra, Eréndira Ibarra, Erik Hayser, Epigmenio Ibarra, Natasha Ybarra-Klor, Veronica Velasco, Diego Cadavid, Marina de Tavira, Aida López, Álvaro Guerrero, Marco Antonio Treviño, Harold Torres, Fernando Luján, Maria del Carmen Farías, Maxi Iglesias, Tamara Mazarraza, Marianna Burelli, Hernán del Riego, Alicia Jaziz, Alessio Valentín
Carol Anne is now living with her aunt and uncle, where a school shrink probing the girl’s psyche inadvertently resurrects the evil Reverend Kane.
Duration: 1hr 37m
Director: Gary Sherman
Cast: Nancy Allen, Lara Flynn Boyle, Heather O’Rourke, Tom Skerritt, Zelda Rubinstein, Gary Sherman, Nathan Davis, Kipley Wentz, Richard Fire, Heather O’Rourke
New on Netflix on the 23rd March
An updated incarnation of everybody’s favorite time-traveling Doctor sets about fighting nefarious aliens and other foes in this epic sci fi series.
Duration: 9 Seasons
Episode Length: 44min
Cast: Peter Capaldi, David Tennant, Billie Piper, Matt Smith, Freema Agyeman, Sydney Newman, C. E. Webber, Donald Wilson, Alex Kingston, Catherine Tate, Karen Gillan, Arthur Darvill, Jenna Coleman
After vowing to remain chaste until marriage, Jane Villanueva learns she’s pregnant due to a medical slip-up and has to rethink her future.
Duration: 2 Seasons
Episode Length: 40min
Cast: Andrea Navedo, Ivonne Coll, Justin Baldoni, Gina Rodriguez, Jennie Snyder Urman, Yael Grobglas, Jaime Camil, Brett Dier, Anthony Mendez
While working with the surviving passengers of a plane crash, a therapist discovers that their accounts differ from the airline’s version.
Duration: 1hr 28m
Director: Rodrigo Garcia
Cast: Clea DuVall, Andre Braugher, David Morse, Anne Hathaway, Patrick Wilson, Rodrigo García, William B. Davis, Dianne Wiest, Brad Turner, Ryan Robbins, Don Thompson, Chelah Horsdal, Andrew Wheeler, Robert Gauvin, Conner Dwelly
New on Netflix on the 22nd March
The structured world of a sour, obsessive-compulsive author crumbles when he’s drawn into the lives of a stressed-out single mom and his gay neighbor.
Duration: 2hr 18m
Director: James L. Brooks
Cast: James L. Brooks, Cuba Gooding Jr., Helen Hunt, Jack Nicholson, Greg Kinnear, Skeet Ulrich, Shirley Knight, Lupe Ontiveros, Yeardley Smith
When a young computer hacker is tasked with investigating a prying journalist, their separate missions become entangled amid a decades-old conspiracy.
Duration: 2hr 38m
Director: Niels Arden Oplev, David Fincher
Cast: Daniel Craig, David Fincher, Christopher Plummer, Stellan Skarsg00E5rd, Steven Berkoff, Rooney Mara, Joely Richardson, Robin Wright, Goran Visnjic, Geraldine James, Lena Endre, Sven-Bertil Taube, Michael Nyqvist, Yorick van Wageningen, Peter Haber, Noomi Rapace, Stellan Skarsgard, Donald Sumpter, Ewa Froling, Ulf Friberg
As Sonny’s wedding day nears, he struggles to open a second hotel for the elderly, and his residents are forced to reckon with their own love lives.
Duration: 2hr 2m
Director: John Madden
Cast: Judi Dench, John Madden, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith, David Strathairn, Dev Patel, Richard Gere, Penelope Wilton, Celia Imrie, Lillete Dubey, Ronald Pickup, Diana Hardcastle, Tamsin Greig, Tena Desae, Danny Mahoney
New on Netflix on the 21st March
A 13-year-old Finnish boy is engaged in a survival challenge in the woods when he encounters the U.S. president, who’s being pursued by kidnappers.
Duration: 1hr 30m
Director: Jalmari Helander
Cast: Victor Garber, Samuel L. Jackson, Ray Stevenson, Mehmet Kurtulus, Jalmari Helander, Onni Tommila, Jim Broadbent, Ted Levine, Felicity Huffman, Jorma Tommila, Risto Salmi
Comedy icon Dave Chappelle makes his triumphant return to the screen with a pair of blistering, fresh stand-up specials.
Duration: 1 Season
Episode Length: 1hr 07min
Director: Stan Lathan
Cast: Dave Chappelle, Stan Lathan