New Stuff to Watch on Netflix this Weekend!

NetflixIt’s Friday, time to sit back and relax with a movie. Here’s a sample of the new stuff for you check out!

Killing Them Softly

2012 ▪ 97 Minutes
Directed by Andrew Dominik. Starring Brad Pitt, Ray Liotta,Richard Jenkins, James Gandolfini, and Ben Mendelsohn.
A robbery committed against the Mob is investigated by a hitman’s boss in this caper from director A

The reviews were mixed but this has got some really great characters and performances. Just look at that cast!! I can’t wait to watch this again.

The Double

2014 ▪ Comedy ▪ 93 Minutes
Directed by Richard Ayoade. Starring Yasmin Paige, Noah Taylor, James Fox, Craig Roberts, and Cathy Moriarty.
Richard Ayoade’s stylized adaptation of Fyodor Dostoevsky’s novella The Double stars Jesse Eisenberg

This confused me so much. I encourage you to give it a try. Just let me know what is was about.

Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle

2003 ▪ Action/Adventure ▪ 110 Minutes
Directed by Joseph McGinty Nichol. Starring Lucy Liu,Crispin Glover, Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz, and Bernie Mac.
The three most glamorous and butt-kicking private detectives in the business are back and ready to t

If you thought the first one was ridiculous, this one is WAY more ridiculous.


2013 ▪ Horror ▪ 99 Minutes
Directed by Kimberly Peirce. Starring Chloë Grace Moretz,Julianne Moore, Gabriella Wilde, Alex Russell, and Ansel Elgort.
Stephen King’s Carrie gets a new life in this remake casting Chloë Grace Moretz as a teenage girl wh

I didn’t get a chance to see this in theaters, so I’m looking forward to this latest update. Julianne Moore is awesome.

The Contender

2000 ▪ Drama ▪ 127 Minutes
Directed by Rod Lurie. Starring Sam Elliott, Joan Allen, Jeff Bridges, Gary Oldman, and Christian Slater.
The hard-ball gamesmanship and casual character assassination of American politics sets the stage fo

This is a political thriller unlike any you’ve ever seen. Joan Allen is at her absolute best.

Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa

2013 ▪ Comedy ▪ 92 Minutes
Directed by Jeff Tremaine. Starring Johnny Knoxville,Jackson Nicoll, Spike Jonze, Georgina Cates, and Blythe Barrington-Hughes.
Mischievous octogenarian Irving Zisman (Johnny Knoxville) returns to stir up some more trouble in th

It’s basically a string of scenes cut together to form a whole storyline. It is what it is.


Cabin Fever: Patient Zero

2014 ▪ Horror ▪ 91 Minutes
Directed by Kaare Andrews. Starring Ryan Donowho,Brando Eaton, Jillian Murray, Mitch Ryan, and Lydia Hearst.
A group of adventurous young friends on a trip to the Caribbean decide to explore a secluded island,

I think this is the third one. Probably good for a scare or two.

Binge Watching

Walking Dead – Now all 4 Seasons

Peaky Blinders – Netflix Original from the UK

Good Eats – For those of us without cable, it’s so awesome to marathon Alton Brown!


About Melissa Hanson

Melissa Hanson aka Dial M For Melissa - Managing Editor / Podcast Producer - Growing up, Melissa’s favorite destination was always the video store and would agonize over whether to watch something new or to rewatch a favorite. Things have not changed. Follow on Twitter @DialMForMelissa

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