Netflix US April 2018 Movie & TV Shows Announced

Fresh new arrivals, just in time for Spring!

Spring has finally arrived! Unfortunately the weather outside did not get the memo.

Good thing you'll have plenty of excuses to stay indoor over the next month because April is looking very promising. At least when it comes to entertainment options.

There are a ton of amazing new releases coming to Netflix!

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You might never have to go outside again! At least until you run out of food and money that is.

Here's are all the new Netflix releases coming in April 2018:


April 1


A Sort of Family

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A woman flies from Buenos Aires to be present for the birth of the child she has arranged to adopt. When the child is born, she is confronted with a demand from the biological mother's family for $10,000 and an adoption process confounded with moral and legal ambiguity.


Along Came Polly

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A buttoned up newlywed finds his too organized life falling into chaos when he falls in love with an old classmate.


Bad Boys

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Two hip detectives protect a witness to a murder while investigating a case of stolen heroin from the evidence storage room from their police precinct.


Battlefield Earth

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After enslavement and near extermination by an alien race in the year 3000, humanity begins to fight back.


Beethoven's Christmas Adventure

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A Christmas Elf accidentally takes off in Santa's sleigh, crash lands in a small town, and loses the magic toy bag. Beethoven must rescue the Elf, recover the bag from greedy crooks, and return the sleigh to Santa in time to save Christmas.


Big Time

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BIG TIME follows Bjarke Ingels during the course of 7 years (2009-2016), while he struggles to finish his biggest project so far. We are let into Bjarke's creative processes as well as the endless compromises that his work entails.


Body of Lies

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A CIA agent on the ground in Jordan hunts down a powerful terrorist leader while being caught between the unclear intentions of his American supervisors and Jordan Intelligence.


Cabin Fever

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A group of five college graduates rent a cabin in the woods and begin to fall victim to a horrifying flesh-eating virus, which attracts the unwanted attention of the homicidal locals.


Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever

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A high school prom faces a deadly threat: a flesh-eating virus that spreads via a popular brand of bottled water.


Cats & Dogs

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A look at the top-secret, high-tech espionage war going on between cats and dogs, of which their human owners are blissfully unaware.


Cold Mountain

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In the waning days of the American Civil War, a wounded soldier embarks on a perilous journey back home to Cold Mountain, North Carolina to reunite with his sweetheart.


Dare to Be Wild

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Irishwoman Mary Reynold's journey from rank outsider to winner of a Gold Medal at the Chelsea Flower Show.


Deep Blue Sea

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Searching for a cure to Alzheimer's disease, a group of scientists on an isolated research facility become the prey, as a trio of intelligent sharks fight back


Fish People

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Friday Night Lights

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The trials and tribulations of small town Texas football players, their friends, family, and coaching staff.


Jackass 2.5

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The crew have now set off to finish what as left over from Jackass 2.0


Life Is Beautiful

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When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor, and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp.


Looney Tunes: Back in Action

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The Looney Tunes search for a man's missing father and the mythical Blue Monkey diamond.


Mortal Kombat

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Three unknowing martial artists are summoned to a mysterious island to compete in a tournament whose outcome will decide the fate of the world.


Nancy Drew

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n this movie, Maggie Lawson plays Nancy Drew. A young woman who has just entered college. While rushing with her friends Bess and George, the star football player, Jesse, goes into a coma.


Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

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Jack Sparrow races to recover the heart of Davy Jones to avoid enslaving his soul to Jones' service, as other friends and foes seek the heart for their own agenda as well.


Scarface

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In Miami in 1980, a determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug cartel and succumbs to greed.


Seven

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Two detectives, a rookie and a veteran, hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his motives.


Sin City

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A film that explores the dark and miserable town, Basin City, and tells the story of three different people, all caught up in violent corruption.


Speed Racer

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A young driver, Speed Racer, aspires to be champion of the racing world with the help of his family and his high-tech Mach 5 automobile.


Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

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A cybernetic warrior from a post-apocalyptic future travels back in time to protect a 25-year old drifter and his future wife from a most advanced robotic assassin and to ensure they both survive a nuclear attack.


The Duchess

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A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.


The Family Man

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A fast-lane investment broker, offered the opportunity to see how the other half lives, wakes up to find that his sports car and girlfriend have become a mini-van and wife.


The Flintstones

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In this live-action feature of the cartoon show, Fred Flintstone finally gets the job he's always wanted, but it may just come at a price.


The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas

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In this live-action prequel to the 1994 comedy hit, the Flintstones and the Rubbles go on a trip to Rock Vegas, where Wilma is pursued by playboy Chip Rockefeller.


The Iron Giant

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A young boy befriends a giant robot from outer space that a paranoid government agent wants to destroy.


The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale (Streaming every Sunday) -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

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Trending news, pop culture, social media, original videos and more come together in host Joel McHale's new weekly comedy commentary show.


The Lost Boys

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After moving to a new town, two brothers discover that the area is a haven for vampires.


The Queen of the Damned

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The vampire Lestat becomes a rock star whose music wakes up the queen of all vampires.


The Spy Next Door

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Former CIA spy Bob Ho takes on his toughest assignment to date: looking after his girlfriend's three kids, who haven't exactly warmed to their mom's beau.


Wakfu: Season 3 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

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When a secretive guild comes after Percedal's children, Yugo and friends embark on a daunting rescue mission.


April 2


La Piloto: Season 1

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The story of a Mexican stewardess who, while very young, learned to pilot small planes and helicopters to carry out illegal travels carrying drugs and dollars. After many internal struggles in her life, Yolanda will seek redemption and true love with DEA agent Dave Mejia , will she succeed?


April 3


Fary Is the New Black -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

Armed with wit and his trademark style, French comedy phenom Fary veers from pickup lines to racism and beyond in a dynamic, anything-goes special.


April 5


Behind The Curtain: Todrick Hall

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Todrick Hall launches his most ambitious project yet: the full-scale original musical Straight Outta Oz. From a small town in Texas to big-time show business, comes an inspiring documentary of grit, perseverance and the redemptive power of art.


Despicable Me 3

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Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.


April 6


6 Balloons -- NETFLIX FILM

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Over the course of one night, a woman drives her heroin addict brother across LA in search of a detox center, with his two-year-old daughter in tow.


Amateur -- NETFLIX FILM

A 14-year-old basketball phenom struggles to fit in with his new team after a video of him goes viral. Directed by Ryan Koo.


Fastest Car: Season 1 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

In each episode, three souped-up "sleeper" cars go head-to-head with one of the world's most sought-after supercars.


Money Heist: Part 2 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

As the police close in on the Professor's identity, his lack of communication with the Mint team leads to mutiny and the arrest of one of the robbers.


My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman: JAY-Z -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

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Dave gets a lesson in flow, hip-hop culture and the criminal justice system from Jay-Z and drops in on producer Rick Rubin in his Malibu studio.


Orbiter 9 -- NETFLIX FILM

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A woman who's been alone on a spaceship her whole life becomes enamored with an engineer who suddenly enters her life and upends her universe.


Ram Dass, Going Home -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

Spiritual teacher and '60s icon Ram Dass meditates on life and death at his home on Maui 20 years after suffering a life-altering stroke.


Sun Dogs

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A young man determined to be a military hero, ends up on a misguided adventure with his family and new friend Tally, which leads him to the most unlikely realization of how he can courageously "save lives."


The 4th Company -- NETFLIX FILM

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In a violent prison in 1970s Mexico, a young inmate lands a spot on a football team that doubles as an enforcer squad for a corrupt administration.


The Boss Baby: Back in Business: Season 1 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

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With a little help from his brother and accomplice, Tim, Boss Baby tries to balance family life with his job at Baby Corp headquarters.


Todo lo que sería de Lucas Lauriente -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

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In his stand-up set, Argentine comic Lucas Lauriente animatedly rattles off reflections on different generations and begs kids to stop saying "goals."


Troy: Fall of a City: Season 1 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

Searching for the woman promised to him by Aphrodite, herdsman Paris learns his true identity and falls for Helen of Sparta, igniting the Trojan War.


April 7


24 Hours to Live

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An assassin seeks redemption after being given a second chance at life.


April 9


AMO: Season 1-- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

As the Philippine government wages its war on drugs, high schooler Joseph expands the market of his meth-dealing from his local gang to metro Manila.


April 10


Greg Davies: You Magnificent Beast -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

British comedian Greg Davies revisits terrifying dates, manscaping disasters, his father's pranks and more in a savagely funny stand-up special.


April 12


Pickpockets -- NETFLIX FILM

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A trio of young, aspiring thieves learns what it takes to be successful pickpockets from a master in the arts of trickery and deception.


April 13


Chef's Table: Pastry -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

Dessert comes first this season as four renowned pastry chefs serve up decadent treats, daring new flavors, and stories of struggle and triumph.


Come Sunday -- NETFLIX FILM

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Based on true events, globally-renowned pastor Carlton Pearson risks everything when he questions church doctrine and is branded a modern-day heretic.


I Am Not An Easy Man -- NETFLIX FILM

A shameless chauvinist gets a taste of his own medicine when he wakes up in a world dominated by women and locks horns with a powerful female author.


Lost in Space: Season 1 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

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With Earth in crisis, the Robinson family heads to space to write a new chapter in human history in this revival of the iconic '60s sci-fi series.


The Magic School Bus Rides Again: Season 2 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

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The Magic School Bus pulls out all the stops, taking Ms. Frizzle and the class to the top of a noodle mountain -- and the center of the sun itself.


April 15


Lakeview Terrace

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A LAPD officer will stop at nothing to force out the interracial couple who just moved in next door.


Seven Pounds

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A man with a fateful secret embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers.


April 17


The Chalet: Season 1 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

Friends gathered at a remote chalet in the French Alps for a summer getaway are caught in a deadly trap as a dark secret from the past comes to light.


The Honeymoon Stand Up Special: Collection -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

Impending parenthood does funny things to Natasha Leggero and Moshe Kasher, who dissect family, relationships and more in a trio of stand-up specials.


April 18


Friend Request

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A popular college student graciously accepts a social outcast's online friend request, but soon finds herself fighting a demonic presence that wants to make her lonely by killing her closest friends.


Pelé

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Pele's meteoric rise from the slums of Sao Paulo to leading Brazil to its first World Cup victory at the age of 17 is chronicled in this biographical drama.


April 19


Charité: Season 1 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

In Berlin at the end of the 19th Century, a young woman works off her debts at the world-famous Charité hospital, encountering billiant physicians and discovering her passion for medicine.


Chasing The Dragon

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An illegal immigrant from Mainland China sneaks into corrupt British-colonized Hong Kong in 1963, transforming himself into a ruthless and emerging drug lord.


April 20


Aggretsuko: Season 1 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

Retsuko is a 25-year-old red panda who is an office associate in the accounting department of a trading company in Tokyo. All she wants is to do her job and get through the day, but when frustrations reach a boiling point, she vents through death metal.


Dope: Season 2 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

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The drug war never ends. Camera crews follow smugglers, users and law enforcement agencies across Indiana, the Caribbean, Detroit and Atlanta.


Dude -- NETFLIX FILM

Four best girlfriends negotiate loss and major life changes during the last two weeks of high school in this coming-of-age comedy.


Kodachrome -- NETFLIX FILM

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A dying photographer and his estranged record company executive son reunite for a road trip to the last photo lab still developing Kodachrome film.


Mercury 13 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

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This documentary profiles women who were tested in 1961 for spaceflight, but had their dreams dashed when only men were chosen to become astronauts.


Spy Kids: Mission Critical: Season 1 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

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What if grown-up spies can't do the job? It's up to junior spies Juni and Carmen Cortez to defeat S.W.A.M.P. in an animated series based on the films.


April 21

The Letdown: Season 1 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

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Audrey, mother of a 2-month-old, joins a new-parents support group, where she makes some quirky friends facing various challenges and life changes.


April 24

Call the Midwife: Series 6: "Christmas Special 2017"


Kevin James: Never Don't Give Up -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

Comedy star Kevin James dishes on fatherhood, fan interactions, ice cream and much more as he returns to the stand-up stage after a long absence.


April 25

Bill Nye: Science Guy

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A famous television personality struggles to restore science to its rightful place in a world hostile to evidence and reason.


Psychokinesis -- NETFLIX FILM

Suddenly possessed with supernatural powers, a father sets out to help his estranged daughter, who's at risk of losing everything she's lived for.


April 27


3%: Season 2 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

As the next Process nears, the Cause plots to wipe out the system once and for all, and Michele finds herself in a precarious position.


Bobby Kennedy for President -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

This docuseries examines the "Bobby Phenomenon" of the 1960s and the continuing influence of the man many see as the greatest loss of a turbulent era.


Candy Jar -- NETFLIX FILM

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An introverted high school girl from a working-class background falls in love with her wealthy debate team nemesis and realizes they share more in common than they thought.


Holy Goalie

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When the monks living at a small rural monastery face it being transformed into a hotel due to the lack of income, a newcomer monk convinces them their only chance is teaching them soccer and trying to win the "Champions Clerum" tournament in The Vatican City.


The Man Who Knew Infinity

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The story of the life and academic career of the pioneer Indian mathematician, Srinivasa Ramanujan, and his friendship with his mentor, Professor G.H. Hardy.


The New Legends of Monkey: Season 1 -- NETFLIX ORIGINAL

A valiant girl liberates the Monkey King -- a god long trapped in stone -- in a quest to find seven sacred scrolls and save the world from evil.


The Week Of -- NETFLIX FILM

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Starring Adam Sandler and Chris Rock, this comedy centers on the week leading up to the wedding of their characters' kids. Robert Smigel directs.


Coming in April


Jane The Virgin: Season 4

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A young, devout Catholic woman discovers that she was accidentally artificially inseminated.


Seth Rogen's Hilarity for Charity

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