Or follow these links for the best of other genres: Please note: This list pertains to U. Netflix's new releases for January 2019 are action-packed, quite literally. The show takes place at fictional Seattle Grace Hospital, following the life and career of Meredith Grey from her time at the hospital as an intern, who eventually becomes a resident and rises through the ranks through the hospital. Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery Director: Prosit Roy Cast: Anushka Sharma, Parambrata Chatterjee, Rajat Kapoor, Ritabhari Chakraborty Runtime: 136 min Language: Hindi Revenger 2019 Hell-bent on avenging the murder of his family, a former detective infiltrates a remote island that serves as a prison for vicious death row criminals. They end up killing a man and they are trying to get away from the police.
The show, which recently premiered its fourth season, has now hit nineteen full episodes of varying length ranging from a breezy 41 minutes to a full 89-minute, movie style film , each with different actors, writers, and plot that takes place in a not-so-distant future, exploring our paranoia, our modern society, and how the future of technology might lead us down terrifying paths. But with so many shows streaming on the platform, what should you watch? The authors of this site also have no affiliation with Netflix. He ends up at an elite school for young magicians sound familiar? Headshot Imagine the plot of The Bourne Identity, but with the fight scenes from The Raid. Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller Director: Colin Strause, Greg Strause Cast: Eric Balfour, Scottie Thompson, Brittany Daniel, Crystal Reed Runtime: 92 min Language: English January 15th 12 movies added and 1 standup special added. Several popular house-produced series return on Netflix this January, including the award-winning Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and Grace and Frankie, with new original series Sex Education also set to premiere. A bunch of high school kids played by 30-something adults have one day left at summer camp, and embark on some of the craziest adventures imaginable.
Shaun of the Dead is a classic zombie movie, but it's also a classic movie about growing up and it's also one of the funniest films ever made. While a service like Netflix seems to be flooded with comedy movies, it's not always clear what comedies are funny and what will flat-out ruin your evening. Perfect cast, perfectly morbid, utterly delightful. Then there is a whole host of films to contend with. The series follows Leslie Knope Amy Poehler , the deputy director of the Parks and Rec department in Pawnee, Indiana, as she attempts to use her powers in the government to turn her town into a better place to live. To find a hidden family fortune? Check back here each month for new titles as Netflix adds them! January can be a rough month. Marvel's The Punisher: Season 2 Coming Soon Little is known about the second and likely final season of Marvel's Punisher — not even an actual release date has been revealed! That batch includes the second season of the Penn Badgley thriller You, which Netflix recently saved from Lifetime; another season of the teen drama On My Block; and the upcoming directed by Ava DuVernay.
International comedy special Comedians of the World also debuts, along with critically acclaimed drama Girl. It's the end of the year, which means it's time to think about fresh starts. The series has been acclaimed for its production value and performances, as well as its immaculate cinematography. Clearly, this show has a great sense of humor, and nothing with that little self-seriousness can be too heavy to take on. Ron Perlman is perfect as the title character, a demon from hell who was raised by humans to protect us from supernatural forces. Despite the complicated plot, the fanbase grew a cult following over its first two seasons of production.
If you only watch one Marvel show, make it this one—oh, and The Defenders, which sees the return of Jones fighting alongside Luke Cage, Daredevil, and Iron Fist in a war for New York. The jokes fly faster than any other animated Disney flick, Spade and Goodman are great together, and the extremely weird story ties it all together. The Godfather is also a masterpiece of directing; the famous baptism scene, in which a series of assassinations are juxtaposed with the baptism of a child, is a showcase for the power of editing. Zion New documentary following the story of Zion Clark, a boy born without legs and left in foster care who hopes to overcome his circumstances and become a competitive wrestler. The first four series of the show are currently streaming; season five will premiere in 2019.
Also see our article In the era of streaming television, no single platform has offered an easier way to watch your favorite shows —including exclusive properties—than Netflix. It's the kind of sprawling superhero movie that would never have been possible, or even comprehensible, for mainstream audiences to appreciate 10 years ago, and it represents a vast uncharted landscape of superhero cinema in the future. With a heavyweight cast including Ashton Kutcher, Sam Elliott, and Debra Winger, The Ranch has gained a reputation for sensitivity and strong performances, as well as a focus on red-state situational comedy. Daredevil is far from a perfect show, but it is one of the first Marvel series on television to truly work. Despite critical praise and high popularity on social media, Netflix cancelled the show after its second season.
Bonus: Netflix brought the show back for a four episode reunion last year, titled Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life. Best Action Movies on Netflix Right Now Avengers Infinity War The most epic live-action superhero crossover ever plays like a big budget, action-packed version of Robert Altman's Nashville, complete with dozens and dozens of important characters, each of whom slip into each other's stories on their own path to victory or tragedy. Hot Fuzz Simon Pegg plays a by-the-book city cop who moves to a small town and finds more danger than he could ever have expected. Sometimes a few are also added in, as and when. Shaun of the Dead The zombie apocalypse is here, and it's just what shiftless layabout Shaun Simon Pegg needed to get his life in order. Peaky Blinders tells the story of Tommy Shelby Cillian Murphy, of Batman Begins and Inception , the brilliant leader behind the Peaky Blinders, an Irish-Gypsy gang in 1920s England.
Jet Li has starred in many movies since Fearless, and some of them are great, but this film seems to be his final, truly great martial arts epic, teaching important lessons about the art form and letting the star completely cut loose in astounding fight sequences, directed by the great Ronny Yu The Bride with White Hair. If you need a Star Wars fix though, Solo arrived on January 9, so it seems like there will always be something from the Star Wars universe available on the service, at least until Disney+ launches in 2019. Best Comedy Movies on Netflix Right Now Monty Python and the Holy Grail One of the silliest, funniest, and most inspired comedies ever made. Is your quest for the Infinity Stones coming to an end? The series stars Kyle Chandler of Friday Night Lights fame, which earned him an Emmy nomination for his performance in season one. When Danny, the black sheep of the family, comes home, no one is happy to see him. Convinced her happiness lies with Josh in West Covina, California, she leaves behind a promotion at her New York law firm to follow Chan back to his hometown.
It's a merciless satire of naive ambition, unexpected and surprisingly dark, and Brad Pitt gives what is probably his funniest performance. Though not lauded by critics, most agree this is the best adaptation of the character yet, with the 13-episode first season having premiered in November 2017. Crazy Ex-Girlfriend has won over millions of fans online, with a killer soundtrack and the ability to make you laugh and cry all at the same time. Get on board and enjoy. For documentary fans, look no further the latest earthly offering from Sir David Attenborough. Brendan Fraser and Rachel Weisz are dashing protagonists, who accidentally awaken an ancient evil a fantastic Arnold Vosloo whose quest to resurrect his dead bride nearly dooms the world.