There’s quite a bit of new programming hitting streaming giant Netflix every week, and I can’t blame you if something slips past you one bit- my job is know what’s on Netflix, and I made it through half of Friday last week without noticing that the third season of Jessica Jones had dropped.
So, in the interest of helping you, our valued reader, make the best use of your valuable, hard-fought television viewing time, we’ve compiled a list of all the new programs coming to Netflix this week.
Sunday, June 16th
Cop Car: Two kids who are not strangers to trouble get in over their heads when they steal a police car, and end up being pursued by a blood-thirsty lunatic. Starring Kevin Bacon.
Monday, June 17th
The Missing: Season 3- A Netflix Original Series- Season one centered around a British couple who lose their son while stranded in a small town. Season two focuses on Sam and Gemma Webster, who’s daughter, Alice, went missing in 2003.
Tuesday, June 17th
Adam Devine: Best Time of Our Lives (Stand Up Special, Netflix Original)
Big Kill- Jason Patric stars in this tale of two gamblers on the run in the old west, who end up in a ghost town called Big Kill.
Wednesday, June 18th
Beats- A Netflix Original Film: A hip-hop prodigy deals with near-crippling anxiety, and ends up with a mentor that helps him push the boundaries of his creativity.
The Edge of Democracy- A Netflix Original Film: A documentary that explores the unraveling of two Brazilian presidencies.
Thursday, June 19th
Le Chant du Loup- A Netflix Original Film: A French submarine ends up in troubled waters in this near-future thriller.
Friday, June 20th
Ad Vitam- Netflix Original: It’s a dark future, kids are killing themselves in droves, and a cop teams up with a troubled young woman to find out why.
Bolivar- Netflix Original: The story of Venezuelan Gen. Simón Bolívar, who helped liberate a number of Latin American countries from Spanish rule.
The Casketeers: Season 2- Francis and Kaiora Tipene are Māori funeral directors that help Polynesian families cope with the tragedy of death.
The Confession Tapes: Season 2- Murder suspects who claim to have been coerced into confessing their crimes get a chance to tell their side of the story.
Dark: Season 2- A Netflix Original: A small town is rocked by the disappearance of some kids. There might be time travel involved. Dark is bleak, depressing, and beatiful
The End of Evangelion: When the original Neon Genesis Evangelion ended on an incredibly dark note, fans were not thrilled. Studio Gainax made two new movies, with alternate endings for the beloved series.
Evangelion: Death: See above.
Neon Genesis Evangelion: One of the most iconic anime series of all time returns!
Girls Incarcerated: Season 2- This series focuses on two juvenile detention facilities in Indiana.
Jaoon Kahan Bata Ae Dil- A Netflix Original Film: A relationship movie out of India
La misma sangre- Santiago thinks his father-in-law might have killed his grandmother.
Shooter: Season 3- The USA Network’s Shooter, starring Ryan Phillippe comes to Netflix