Netflix New Releases October 2013
How I Met Your Mother: Season 8 (seasons 1-7 currently avail)
Parenthood: Season 4 (seasons 1-3 currently avail)
Parks and Recreation: Season 5 (seasons 1-4 currently avail)
The Vampire Diaries: Season 4 (seasons 1-3 currently avail)
Marc Maron: Thinky Pain – Streaming exclusively on Netflix
Marc Maron returns to his old stomping grounds of New York for an intimate special at the historic Village Gate. As always, Maron is raw and hilariously honest as he dissects his own neuroses and self-loathing while providing outrageous anecdotes from his personal life.
Bones: Season 8 (seasons 1-7 currently avail)
The Following: Season 1
When escaped serial killer Joe Carroll goes on a new killing spree, reclusive former FBI agent Ryan Hardy is called in, having captured Carroll nine years ago. Hardy soon discovers that Carroll has a loyal following of killers ready to terrorize.
Arrow: Season 1
This adaptation of the story of DC Comics’ Green Arrow stars Stephen Amell as the titular character, an affluent playboy who becomes an archer superhero at night, saving the city from villains with his special arrows.
Russell Peters: Notorious
The Netflix comedy special “Notorious” was filmed live at the Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia and features global phenomenon Russell Peters as he brings his laugh-out-loud observational comedy to audiences for his world tour of the same name. He uses humor and blends in stories about his Anglo-Indian family to touch on racial, ethnic, class and cultural stereotypes. In addition, there is a four
part docu-series, “Russell Peters Vs. The World” that follows Peters on his global Notorious tour.
The Carrie Diaries: Season 1
Before bylines, the Big Apple and Mr. Big, Carrie Bradshaw was a teenager of the ’80s. In this prequel to “Sex and the City,” she navigates high school while harboring dreams of becoming a writer.
Sons of Anarchy: Season 5 (seasons 1-4 currently avail)
Relive some of your past favorite series on Netflix!
30 Rock: Season 7 (seasons 1-6 currently avail)
The Office: Season 9 (seasons 1-8 currently avail)
Additional TV Favorites
Hart of Dixie: Season 2 (season 1 currently avail) – Avail 10/2, Supernatural: Season 8 (seasons 1-7 currently avail) – Avail 10/3, Baby Daddy: Season 2 (season 1 currently avail) – Avail 10/4, 90210: Season 5 (seasons 1-4 currently avail), Gossip Girl: Season 6 (seasons 1-5 currently avail), Raising Hope: Season 3 (seasons 1-2 currently avail) – Avail 10/8, Jessie: Season 2 (season 1 currently avail) – Avail 10/13, Damages: Season 5 (seasons 1-4 currently avail) – Avail 10/14
Escape from Planet Earth (2013)
Brendan Fraser, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jessica Alba, Jane Lynch, William Shatner, Sofía Vergara, Ricky Gervais, Jonathan Morgan Heit, Chris Parnell, George Lopez
This all-ages animated comedy follows the adventures of astronaut Scorch Supernova, a hero of the blue aliens who has a vast appetite for adventure. Ignoring his brother’s warning, Scorch sets off on a deep-space rescue that proves to be a trap.
Movie 43 (2013)
Kate Winslet, Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Naomi Watts, Jeremy Allen White, Anna Faris, Chris Pratt, Kieran Culkin, Emma Stone, Jason Sudeikis, Justin Long, Leslie Bibb, Uma Thurman, Kristen Bell
An eye-popping cast stars in this sketch-comedy pastiche, the new millennium’s take on classics such as The Kentucky Fried Movie. Stars from Kate Winslet to Justin Long to Richard Gere provide the laughs for nearly a dozen new and veteran directors.
The Hot Flashes (2013)
Brooke Shields, Daryl Hannah, Virginia Madsen, Camryn Manheim, Wanda Sykes, Eric Roberts
A group of middle-aged women — all former basketball champs — come together to challenge the current all-star high school team in a fun-filled, fast-paced tournament to raise money for breast cancer prevention.
21 & Over (2013)
Miles Teller, Skylar Astin, Justin Chon, Sarah Wright, Jonathan Keltz, Francois Chau
Jeff’s straight-and-narrow life changes abruptly when his buddies take him out for a 21st birthday bash designed to make up for lost time — the night before a crucial med school interview.
Ed Harris, David Duchovny, William Fichtner, Lance Henriksen, Johnathon Schaech
A Cold War Soviet submarine captain struggles with a rogue KGB group trying to seize control of the ship’s nuclear missile. Meanwhile, he secretly suffers from seizures that affect his grip on reality.
Jason Statham, Agata Buzek, Vicky McClure, Benedict Wong, Ger Ryan, Victoria Bewick
Back home after a harrowing tour in Afghanistan and haunted by his dark past, veteran Joey Jones takes on an assumed identity and tries to atone. But when his pregnant girlfriend is murdered, he must risk stepping into the light to get revenge.
Get scared with Netflix this Halloween!
Evil Dead 2: Dead by Dawn (1987)
Bruce Campbell, Sarah Berry, Dan Hicks, Kassie Wesley DePaiva , Ted Raimi, Denise Bixler
Stranded in a cabin in the woods, Ash (Bruce Campbell) and his girlfriend accidentally invoke a spell that causes the Evil Dead to rise and kill! As a lone man pitted against hordes of walking corpses, can Ash survive until the safety of sunrise? Thanks to director Sam Raimi’s whip-crack direction and Campbell’s comedic skills, this cult horror classic produces an improbable blend of hair-raising fear and gales of laughter.
Paranormal Activity 4: Unrated Edition (2012)
Katie Featherston, Kathryn Newton, Stephen Dunham, Matt Shively, Alexondra Lee, Sara Mornell
The chilling saga of the young and psychotic Katie turns a new page, and the homicidal spirit she embodies claims a new gallery of victims. As the atmosphere goes from strange to stranger, a mysterious husband, wife and child move in down the block.
Lawrence Michael Levine, Kelsy Abbott, L.C. Holt, Adam Wingard, Hannah Hughes
Two private eyes investigating the disappearance of a student discover horrific content on a collection of VHS tapes in his home. But these videos don’t just document evil … they actually contain a very dark presence.
Celebrate 20 years of The X-Files with Netflix!
The X-Files (The Complete Series)
Tracing both their personal and professional lives, this award-winning Fox series centers on FBI agents Scully (Gillian Anderson), a skeptic, and Mulder (David Duchovny), a believer, and their efforts to uncover a government conspiracy to hide evidence of extraterrestrial activity. From voodoo curses to bodies found in California that are missing various internal organs, the chilling show also stars Mitch Pileggi and Robert Patrick.
Past Film Favorites
Grease (1978), Twilight (2008) – Avail 10/1, The Big Green (1995) – Avail 10/2, In Bruges (2008), Devil (2010) – Avail 10/16, The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977) – Avail 10/27