What’s coming and going on Netflix Canada: June 2016

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Avail 6/1

(Dis)Honesty: The Truth About Lies

Cast: Dan Ariely

Professor Dan Ariely examines the truth behind lying: why we do it when we do it and how society suffers from whoppers and little white lies alike.

72 Cutest Animals

This series examines the nature of cuteness and how adorability helps some animal species to survive and thrive in a variety of environments.

72 Dangerous Places

Get up close and personal with avalanches, fiery volcanoes and other natural cataclysm, and learn why some choose to live in their destructive path.

Bob Ross: Beauty Is Everywhere – Collection 1

Cast: Bob Ross

“The Joy of Painting” host Bob Ross brings his signature wet-on-wet style to a bevy of bucolic landscape paintings celebrating the beauty of nature.

Coraline

Cast: Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, John Hodgman

Curious young Coraline unlocks a door in her family’s home and is transported to a universe that strangely resembles her own — only better.

Good Will Hunting

Cast: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck

When professors discover that an aimless janitor is also a math genius, a therapist helps the young man confront the demons that are holding him back.

He Named Me Malala

Cast: Malala Yousafzai

This documentary tells the story of a teenage Pakistani girl shot for her advocacy of women’s education, her survival, and her continued efforts.

Hitman: Agent 47

Cast: Rupert Friend, Hannah Ware, Zachary Quinto

A genetically engineered assassin dubbed Agent 47 teams with the daughter of a missing scientist to track him down and find the secrets of 47’s past.

Joe

Cast: Nicolas Cage, Tye Sheridan, Gary Poulter

When ex-con Joe hires 15-year-old Gary to help clear trees for a lumber company, he doesn’t expect to become a father figure for the abused boy.

Jungle Book Safari – Season 1

Cast:Emma Tate, Jimmy Hibbert, David Holt

The adventures of Mowgli, a human foundling raised by Akela’s wolf pack, and his best friends, fatherly bear Baloo and playful panther Bagheera

Luther – Season 4

Cast: Idris Elba, Warren Brown, Dermot Crowley

A dedicated urban detective tries to keep a grip on his personal life while dealing with the psychological factors underlying the crimes he solves.

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials

Cast: Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster

Teens immune to the zombie virus that has overtaken the planet make their way through desert terrain pursued by undead and a sinister organization.

Need for Speed

Cast: Aaron Paul, Imogen Poots, Dominic Cooper

Fresh out of the jail, a street racer puts the pedal to the metal in a wild cross-country event to take down the man who framed him for manslaughter.

Octonauts – Season 1

Cast: Keith Wickham, Jo Wyatt, Ross Breen

An intrepid band of explorers roam the oceans in search of adventure and fun. Led by a valiant polar bear and a daredevil kitten, these eight talented critters are always ready to embark on an exciting new mission.

Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages

Cast: James Carter Cathcart, Ryan William Downey,Daniel J. Edwards

When Ash, Pikachu, and their friends visit a desert city by the sea, they meet the Mythical Pokémon Hoopa, who has the ability to summon things-including people and Pokémon-through its magic ring.

Pokémon: XY: Kalos Quest

Cast: Ikue Ohtani, Sarah Natochenny, Mike Liscio

Fresh adventures and dreams draw Ash and Pikachu to Kalos, where they make new friends, encounter Pokémon and uncover intriguing mysteries.

Spooksville – Season 1

Cast: Keean Johnson, Katie Douglas, Nick Purcha

In Spooksville, new kid Adam joins forces with two other teens to battle dark forces that have been plaguing the town for centuries.

That Awkward Moment

Cast: Zac Efron, Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan

When Jason’s relationship crumbles, his two best friends decide to show their solidarity by staying single until he’s ready to get back in the game.

The Fear of 13

After 20 years on Death Row, self-educated inmate Nick petitions the court to be executed, then tells his twisting, turning tale of despair and hope.

The Martian

Cast: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Michael Peña

Abandoned on the surface of Mars, an astronaut presumed dead after a dust storm struggles to survive the hostile planet and send a message home.

Underdogs

Cast: Gabriel Almirón, Federico Cecere, Ezequiel Cipols

A young man named Amadeo sets off on an unexpected adventure with the players of his beloved Foosball game.

Avail 6/2

Hibana: Spark – Season 1 – Netflix Original

Cast: Kento Hayashi, Kazuki Namioka, Mugi Kadowaki

A dramatic series about friendship and conflict between two comedians who search for meaning in life and comedy. Based on the prize-winning book.

Rock the Kasbah

Cast: Bill Murray, Kate Hudson, Zooey Deschanel

When a has-been music producer gets stuck in Afghanistan he discovers a girl with a wonderful voice, then has to find a way to market her talents.

Avail 6/3

Bo Burnham: Make HappyNetflix Original

Cast: Bo Burnham

Combining his trademark wit and self-deprecating humour with original music, Bo Burnham offers up his unique twist on life in this stand-up special.

Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension

Cast: Chris J. Murray, Brit Shaw, Ivy George

Terrifying found footage takes viewers on a chilling ride when the malevolent spirit returns for yet another supernatural rampage of horror and death.

Avail 6/5

Free Birds

Cast: Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson, Amy Poehler

When two adversarial turkeys find a time machine, they take a wild trip to the past to try to take turkey off the traditional Thanksgiving menu.

Paraíso

Cast: Andrés Almeida, Daniela Rincón, Camila Selser

An overweight couple has been together since childhood, but will their bond break when they move to the city and one joins a weight loss group?

Avail 6/7

The Good Dinosaur

Cast: Raymond Ochoa, Jack Bright, Sam Elliott

In a world where dinosaurs and humans co-exist, a runt dinosaur and a Neanderthal boy form a unique friendship and share an unforgettable adventure.

Le Bon Sinosaure (version canadienne-francaise)

Cast: Jean-Baptiste Charles, Olivia Bonamy, Xavier Fagnon

In a world where dinosaurs and humans co-exist, a runt dinosaur and a Neanderthal boy form a unique friendship and share an unforgettable adventure.

Avail 6/8

Child’s Play

Cast: Alex Vincent, Jenny Agutter, Gerrit Graham

A toy manufacturer unwittingly resurrects the soul of killer-doll Chucky, who immediately returns to his homicidal ways.

Out of Africa

Cast: Meryl Streep, Robert Redford, Klaus Maria Brandauer

A Denmark native shares a marriage of convenience with a womanizing baron. But when they move to Nairobi, she falls for a free-spirited hunter.

Avail 6/10

LEGO Friends: The Power of Friendship – Season 2 – Netflix Original

Cast: Erica Mendez, Marianne Miller, Rachelle Heger

Five best friends face adventures side by side in their hometown. Zany antics, love and missteps are better with friends!

Voltron: Legendary Defender – Season 1 – Netflix Original

Cast: Steven Yeun, Jeremy Shada, Tyler Labine

In an all-new series, five unlikely heroes and their flying robot lions unite to form the megapowerful Voltron.

Avail 6/11

Degrassi: Next Class – Season 1

Cast: Nikki Gould, Ricardo Hoyos, Andre Kim

Degrassi: Next Class tells the stories of a new generation of students as they navigate their way through high school dealing with real life issues and situations that teenagers actually go through such as Cyber Bullying, Mental illness, Homophobia, racism, drug use, feminism, sexuality, religion, life threatening diseases, online harassment, catfishing and dysfunctional families.

Avail 6/13

Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine

This unflinching documentary examines the exacting work environment created by Apple’s mercurial CEO and his cultlike influence on technology culture.

Avail 6/14

Tammy

Cast: Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates

Pushed to the limit after losing her job and discovering her husband’s been cheating on her, Tammy agrees to flee town with her alcoholic grandmother.

Avail 6/15

Black Mirror: White Christmas

Cast: Rory Kinnear, Lindsay Duncan, Daniel Kaluuya

This sci-fi anthology series in the vein of “The Twilight Zone” reflects on the darker side of technology and human nature.

Dark Matter  – Season 1

Cast: Marc Bendavid, Melissa O’Neil, Anthony Lemke

After waking up aboard a derelict spaceship with no memories, the crew of the Raza investigates the mystery of their identities and destination.

Escape from Planet Earth

Cast: Rob Corddry, Brendan Fraser, Sarah Jessica Parker

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.

Night Owls

Cast: Adam Pally, Rosa Salazar, Rob Huebel

After workaholic Kevin has a drunken one night stand with the beautiful train-wreck Madeline, he’s horrified to discover that she’s actually his boss’ jilted ex-mistress. When she takes a bottle of sleeping pills, Kevin is forced to keep her awake… and over the course of the night the two begin to fall for each other.

Avail 6/16

Think Like A Man Too

Cast: Kevin Hart, Gabrielle Union, Wendi McLendon-Covey

All the couples are back for a wedding in Las Vegas, but plans for a romantic weekend go awry when their various misadventures get them into some compromising situations that threaten to derail the big event.

Avail 6/17

All Hail King Julien – Season 3 – Netflix Original

Cast: Danny Jacobs, Henry Winkler, Andy Richter

In this Emmy winner for Outstanding Children’s Animated Program, Madagascar booty-shaking King Julien takes on the jungle’s craziest adventures.

Orange is the New BlackNetflix Original

Cast: Taylor Schilling, Kate Mulgrew, Laura Prepon

A privileged New Yorker ends up in a women’s prison when a past crime catch up with her in this Emmy series from the creator of “Weeds.”

Avail 6/19

I Am Thor

Cast: Jon Mikl Thor, Mike Favata, Steve Price

Jon Mikl Thor was a bodybuilding, steel bending, brick smashing rock star in the 70’s and 80’s whose theatrical band, Thor, never quite made it big. Years later he attempts a comeback that nearly kills him.

Avail 6/20

The Last Witch Hunter

Cast: Vin Diesel, Rose Leslie, Elijah Wood

The last witch hunter is all that stands between humanity and the combined forces of the most terrifying witches in history.

Avail 6/21

Pretty Little Liars – Season 6

Cast: Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Lucy Hale

Rudderless without their missing leader, four formerly tight high school friends band together when a blackmailer threatens to spill their dirt.

Avail 6/23

Chicken Run

Mel Gibson, Julia Sawalha, Phil Daniels

When a bird “flies” into a chicken farm, the fellow chickens see him as an opportunity to escape their evil owners.

Avail 6/24

Dragons: Race to the Edge – Season 3 – Netflix Original

Cast: Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera, T.J. Miller

From the creators of How to Train Your Dragon comes an all-new Netflix original series that takes Hiccup and Toothless to the edge of adventure.

The Fundamentals of CaringNetflix Original

Cast: Paul Rudd, Craig Roberts, Selena Gomez

In this inspirational buddy comedy, a young shut-in and his caregiver take a road trip in search of landmarks, but end up finding hope and friendship.

Trumbo

Cast: Bryan Cranston, Diane Lane, Helen Mirren

In 1947, Dalton Trumbo was Hollywood’s top screenwriter, until he and other artists were jailed and blacklisted for their political beliefs.

Avail 6/25

Between – Season 1

Cast: Jesse Carere, Ryan Allen, Justin Kelly

When every 22-year-old or older person in a small town dies, the rest of them strive to survive.

Avail 6/26

Muppets Most Wanted

Cast: Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell, Tina Fey

In the middle of their global tour, the Muppets inadvertently get mixed up in a perilous drama involving a gang of international jewel thieves.

Avail 6/30

A Very Secret Service  – Season 1 –  Netflix Original

At the height of the Cold War in 1960, André Merlaux joins the French Secret Service and contends with enemies both foreign and bureaucratic.

Last Call – Titles that will be rotating off the service in June, 2016.

Leaving 6/1

Dragons’ Den

Miss Congeniality

Super Troopers

The Adjustment Bureau

This Means War

Leaving 6/11

How to Train Your Dragon 2

Leaving 6/18

Attack the Block

Leaving 6/29

Her

Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa

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