Netflix Binge List: What To Watch On Netflix This Weekend

Netflix Binge List: What To Watch On Netflix This Weekend
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Netflix is releasing a bumper-crop of content tonight, including no fewer than 11 original movies, TV shows and documentaries. There’s also a bunch of third-party films popping onto the service including the underrated Sleepy Hollow and Funny People. Here’s the full list!

In terms of Netflix Originals, tonight’s highlight would have to be season 3 of Nailed It!; the hilarious cooking show that tasks novices with creating complicated desserts. Other promising additions include the Filipino assassin flick Maria, anime series revisions and the time-travel movie See You Yesterday. Read on for official synopses and trailers.

New Netflix TV Shows

Well Intended Love (17 May)

A third-rate actress with leukemia becomes entangled with CEO Ling because she needs him for treatment. In order to receive bone marrow transplant sooner and to continue her career as an actress, Xia Lin enters into a secret marriage with Ling Yi Zhou, the CEO of a company. Despite the conspiracies and misunderstandings they encounter, the two find true love.

The Rain: Season 2 (17 May)

Trapped in the Zone, Simone and her friends must find a cure for the virus Rasmus is carrying before it kills him — and the rest of humanity.

White Gold: Season 2 (17 May)

After forcing Walsh out, Vincent’s headaches include answering to a gangster boss and a new rival salesperson who’s swooping up all the best jobs.

It’s Bruno (17 May)

A digital series that follows a man and his beloved dog Bruno strolling around his neighborhood.

Nailed It!: Season 3 (17 May)

Nicole and Jacques are back to judge the chaos in the kitchen, from half-baked doll cakes to delightfully creepy edible clowns.

New Netflix Movies

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Morir para contar (17 May)

Seeking answers after a life-changing incident in 2012, filmmaker Hernán Zin interviews other war reporters about the personal toll of their work.

See You Yesterday (17 May)

Two Brooklyn teenage prodigies, C.J. Walker and Sebastian Thomas, build makeshift time machines to save C.J.’s brother, Calvin, from being wrongfully killed by a police officer.

Maria (17 May)

A woman whose parents were killed by the gang when she was a child grows up to be a hired assassin. Unfortunately, trying to leave that past behind is proving to be more difficult than it seems.

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Step Up (16 May)

Tyler Gage receives the opportunity of a lifetime after vandalizing a performing arts school, gaining him the chance to earn a scholarship and dance with an up and coming dancer, Nora.

The Flintstones (16 May)

In a parallel modern-day Stone Age world, a working-class family, the Flintstones, are set up for an executive job. But they learn that money can’t buy happiness.

Jane Eyre (16 May)

A mousy governess who softens the heart of her employer soon discovers that he’s hiding a terrible secret.

Miami Vice (16 May)

Attempting to identify the group behind a recent string of murders, detectives Tubbs and Crockett work undercover with a South Florida drug dealer.

Funny People (16 May)

When seasoned comedian George Simmons learns of his terminal, inoperable health condition, his desire to form a genuine friendship causes him to take a relatively green performer under his wing as his opening act.

Land of the Lost (16 May)

On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant and a redneck survivalist. In this alternate universe, the trio make friends with a primate named Chaka, their only ally in a world full of dinosaurs and other fantastic creatures.

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (16 May)

Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate the decapitations of three people, with the culprit being the legendary apparition, The Headless Horseman.

Netflix Documentary & Comedy

1994: Limited Series (17 May)

1994 is an hour-long 5 episode investigative documentary series that will tell the story of one of the most critical years in Mexico’s history.

Netflix Kids & Anime

Chip & Potato (17 May)

Chip is a little pug going through life’s firsts with the encouragement of her secret mouse-friend, Potato.

revisions (14 May)

When Shibuya time-warps to 2388, high schooler Daisuke and his friends are conscripted by AHRV agent Milo to fight the hostile cyborg race, revisions.


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