Netflix Canada – Last Call & Coming Soon: February 2017

Here’s a list of what’s coming to Netflix Canada this month and a few titles that will be leaving!


Avail 2/1 

17 Again

Cast: Zac Efron, Leslie Mann, Matthew Perry

Nearing a midlife crisis, thirty-something Mike wishes for a “do-over” — and that’s exactly what he gets when he wakes up to find he’s 17 again.

50/50

Cast: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anna Kendrick

An otherwise healthy twentysomething has a comically early midlife crisis when he gets slapped with a cancer diagnosis and a 50-50 chance of survival.

A History of Violence 

Cast: Viggo Mortensen, Maria Bello, Ed Harris

After foiling a robbery, a small-town diner owner becomes a hero in the media but soon attracts the attention of a mobster who thinks he’s someone else.

Ashley Madison: Sex, Lies, and Cyber Attacks a

Cast: Christopher Russell

The film details the hacking of the Ashley Madison “extramarital affairs” website and the fallout from the public release of their users’ emails.

Bandslam

Cast: Aly Michalka, Vanessa Hudgens, Gaelan Connell

Social outcast Will agrees to manage popular Charlotte’s fledgling rock group and help her win their school’s upcoming battle of the bands.

Batman vs. Robin 

Cast: Jason O’Mara, Stuart Allan, Sean Maher

Batman’s rebellious son (the new Robin) is recruited by a secret society trying to take control of Gotham. But he’ll have to get past his father.

Before I Go to Sleep

Cast: Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth, Mark Strong

After surviving a brutal assault, a woman awakens each morning incapable of remembering anything about her past, including the previous day.

Black Nativity 

Cast: Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Tyrese Gibson

Langston Hughes’s play is the basis for this uplifting drama about a teenager whose single mother sends him to spend Christmas with his grandparents.

Butter

Cast: Jennifer Garner, Ty Burrell, Olivia Wilde

When a gifted butter sculptor announces his retirement, his ambitious wife sees her hopes for future fame — and the presidency — melt away.

Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood

Cast: Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Tracey Cherelle Jones

In this goofy send-up of the gritty urban movies of the early 1990s, Ashtray moves to South Central L.A. and falls in with his gang-banging cousin.

Dreamland

Cast: Johnny Simmons, Amy Landecker, Jason Schwartzman

Broke pianist Monty longs to open a piano bar. A steamy affair with a rich older women could pave the way, but is he willing to risk all that matters?

Drive

Cast: Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston

A Hollywood stuntman and getaway driver is lured from his isolated life by a lovely neighbour — until her violent husband is released from prison.

Ella Enchanted

Cast: Anne Hathaway, Hugh Dancy, Cary Elwes

Burdened with the “gift” of obedience by a fairy godmother, Ella searches for a way to lift the curse that prevents her from pursuing her dreams.

Escape Plan

Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Caviezel

Framed and thrown into an escape-proof prison that he designed himself, structural security expert Ray must use all his know-how to break out.

Gangs of New York

Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Daniel Day-Lewis, Cameron Diaz

Amid the Irish and Italian rivalry that dominated New York City in the mid-1800s, young Amsterdam Vallon hunts down his father’s hateful murderer.

Hector and the Search for Happiness

Cast: Simon Pegg, Toni Collette, Rosamund Pike

Unfulfilled by his career as a psychiatrist, Hector leaves everything behind and travels around the world in search of true happiness.

He’s Just Not That Into You

Cast: Ben Affleck, Jennifer Aniston, Drew Barrymore

Love-hungry Baltimoreans deal with the pitfalls of human interactions in this big-screen adaptation of Greg Behrendt’s best-selling book.

Just Friends 

Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Amy Smart, Anna Faris

Years after high school, a once-portly nice guy comes home for the holidays and reunites with a former crush he still has feelings for.

Looper

Cast: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, Emily Blunt

In 2044, a hired gun gets rich killing people who are sent back from another time. But what will he do when his new target is his future sell?

Masha’s Spooky Stories – Season 1 Episodes 5 – 6

Little Masha shares tales of common childhood fears like ghosts and monsters. She playfully explains why these creatures are nothing to worry about.

Monster

Cast: Charlize Theron, Christina Ricci, Bruce Dern

When emotionally scarred highway hooker Aileen Wuornos shoots a sadistic client, she begins a journey to become America’s first female serial killer.

Mother’s Day

Cast: Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis, Julia Roberts

The trials and tribulations of several Atlanta moms (and one clueless widower dad) make it a Mother’s Day to remember in this ensemble comedy.

Palo Alto

Cast: James Franco, Emma Roberts, Nat Wolff

In this perceptive drama, a group of disaffected California teens has money to burn but little parental supervision — and even less direction.

ParaNorman

Cast: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Tucker Albrizzi, Anna Kendrick

When an army of zombies invades a small town, it’s up to an odd local boy with a knack for communicating with the dead to save the day.

Rush

Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Daniel Brühl, Olivia Wilde

This dramatic portrayal of the intense 1970s rivalry between race drivers Niki Lauda and James Hunt captures the contrasts between the two champions.

Scream 4

Cast: David Arquette, Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox

Perennial survivor Sidney Prescott, now a successful self-help author, returns to her hometown of Woodsboro in the fourth act of the Scream franchise.

Semi-Pro

Cast: Will Ferrell, Woody Harrelson, André Benjamin

Jackie is the cocky owner and coach of the Flint Michigan Tropics — the team with the worst record in the renegade American Basketball Association.

Silent Hill

Cast: Radha Mitchell, Sean Bean, Laurie Holden

When her adopted daughter goes missing after a car crash, Rose searches for her in Silent Hill, a ghost town haunted by nightmarish beings.

Step Up: All In

Cast: Ryan Guzman, Briana Evigan, Alyson Stoner

Continuing the Step Up street dance series, competitors gather in Las Vegas for the ultimate dance-off, including champions from the previous films.

Step Up: Revolution

Cast: Ryan Guzman, Kathryn McCormick, Misha Gabriel Hamilton

Aspiring dancer Emily falls for the leader of a dance team — but her father’s development plans threaten the team’s historic neighbourhood.

Super Size Me

Cast: Morgan Spurlock

Director Morgan Spurlock takes a hilarious and often terrifying look at the effects of fast food on the human body, using himself as a guinea pig.

The Constant Gardener 

Cast: Ralph Fiennes, Rachel Weisz, Danny Huston

Justin Quayle, a member of the British High Commission based in Africa, begins his own international investigation when his wife is murdered.

The Diving Bell and Butterfly

Cast: Mathieu Amalric, Emmanuelle Seigner, Marie-Josée Croze

Mathieu Amalric stars as author and Elle magazine editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who suffered a stroke in 1995 that rendered him mute and paralyzed.

The Furchester Hotel – Seasons 1 & 2

Cast: Sarah Burgess, Ryan Dillon, Louise Gold

Elmo hops across the pond to help his extended monster family solve problems at their “almost” world-class establishment, the Furchester Hotel.

The Hurt Business

Cast: Tito Ortiz, Rashad Evans, Ronda Rousey

From the producers of ‘Bowling for Columbine’, ‘Fahrenheit 9/11’ and ‘Generation Iron’ comes ‘The Hurt Business’ which examines the rise of mixed martial arts fighting through the eyes of today’s top stars.

The King’s Speech 

Cast: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter

In this biographical drama, Britain’s King George VI struggles with an embarrassing stutter until he seeks help from speech therapist Lionel Logue.

The Lincoln Lawyer 

Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei, Ryan Phillippe

Tasked with defending rich lothario Louis Roulet, who’s been charged with assault, lawyer Mick Haller finds himself and his family in danger.

The Notebook 

Cast: Ryan Gosling, Rachel McAdams, James Garner

Two young lovers are torn apart by war and class differences in the 1940s in this adaptation of Nicholas Sparks’ best-selling novel.

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Cast: Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, Ezra Miller

A shy freshman struggling with depression deals with his best friend’s suicide and his first love in this engaging coming-of-age tale.

The Punisher

Cast: Thomas Jane, John Travolta, Rebecca Romijn

When an FBI agent’s wife and children are murdered after witnessing a mob hit, he becomes “the Punisher” — a one-man judge, jury and executioner.

The World’s End

Cast: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Paddy Considine

A group of middle-aged friends attempts a marathon pub crawl, hoping to make it to the World’s End pub — a name that proves rather literal.

Warm Bodies

Cast: Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer, Analeigh Tipton

After eating a young man’s brains and absorbing the memories within, a freshly dead zombie falls in love with his victim’s girlfriend.

Zack and Miri Make a Porno

Cast: Seth Rogen, Elizabeth Banks, Craig Robinson

Zack and Miri make and star in an adult film to bring in easy money. But their unspoken feelings for each other might threaten the whole enterprise.

Avail 2/2 

Run All Night 

Cast: Liam Neeson, Ed Harris, Joel Kinnaman

Retired mob enforcer Jimmy must revive his deadly skills when his estranged son runs afoul of Jimmy’s former mob boss, who is also his best friend.

Scandal – Season 6 – New Episodes Weekly 

Cast: Kerry Washington, Columbus Short, Darby Stanchfield

A powerful team of Washington, D.C. lawyers makes scandals disappear while handling government crises and coping with problems of their own.

The 100 – Season 4

Cast: Eliza Taylor, Paige Turco, Thomas McDonell

A century after Earth was devastated by a nuclear apocalypse, 100 space station residents are sent to the planet to determine whether it’s habitable.

Wayne’s World

Cast: Mike Myers, Dana Carvey, Tia Carrere

In this “SNL” spinoff, goofy rockers Wayne and Garth host a no-budget cable access show that attracts the attention of a television producer.

Avail 2/3 

Daniel Sosa: Sosafado – Netflix Original

Comedian Daniel Sosa inhabits various characters, including a Tupperware dealer, a thirsty priest and a Trojan horse soldier in this stand-up special.

Imperial Dreams – Netflix Original 

Cast: John Boyega, Glenn Plummer, Keke Palmer

A young father returns home from jail eager to care for his son and become a writer, but crime, poverty and a flawed system threaten his plans.

Riverdale – Season 1 – Netflix Original – New Episodes Weekly 

Cast: K.J. Apa, Lili Reinhart, Cole Sprouse

Archie’s got an edge. Veronica’s hiding her past. Riverdale is a little darker and a lot more interesting than it was in the days of Archie Comics.

Santa Clarita Diet – Season 1 – Netflix Original 

Cast: Drew Barrymore, Timothy Olyphant, Liv Hewson

Joel (Timothy Olyphant) and Sheila (Drew Barrymore) are husband and wife realtors leading vaguely discontented lives in the L.A. suburb of Santa Clarita with their teenaged daughter Abby, until Sheila goes through a dramatic change sending their lives down a road of death and destruction…but in a good way.

Avail 2/6 

Jane the Virgin – Season 3 – New Episodes Weekly 

Cast: Gina Rodriguez, Andrea Navado, Yael Grobglas

After vowing to remain chaste until marriage, Jane Villanueva learns she’s pregnant due to a medical slip-up and has to rethink her future.

Avail 2/7 

Michael Bolton’s Big, Sexy Valentine’s Day Special – Netflix Original 

Santa’s buried in a backlog of toys, and he needs 75,000 new babies by Christmas. Only one man can get the world in the mood for love: Michael Bolton.

Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments – Season 2 – Netflix Original –

New Episodes Weekly 

Cast: Katherine McNamara, Dominic Sherwood, Alberto Rosende

Despite a stunning betrayal, Clary and the Shadowhunters go to war against Valentine’s new army to determine the ultimate fate of the Shadow World.

Avail 2/8 

Into the Woods 

Cast: Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, James Corden

In the woods filled with magic and fairytale characters, a baker and his wife set out to end the curse put on them by their neighbour, a spiteful witch.

Skiptrace 

Cast: Jackie Chan, Johnny Knoxville, Bingbing Fan

A detective from Hong Kong teams up with an American gambler to battle against a notorious Chinese criminal.

Avail 2/10 

Abstract: The Art of Design – Netflix Original

From Executive Producer Morgan Neville, Abstract, a Netflix original docu-series, takes you beyond blueprints and computers into the art and science of design, showcasing great designers from every discipline whose work shapes our world. Go inside the minds of the world’s greatest designers.

Cyborg 009: Call of Justice – Season 1 – Netflix Original 

Years after taking up normal lives incognito, the cyborgs are forced to fight again when the superhuman Blessed appear with a plan for humanity.

David Brent: Life on the Road – Netflix Original 

Cast: Ricky Gervais, Doc Brown, Tom Basden

David Brent: Life on the Road sees a documentary crew catching up with the idiosyncratic David Brent from the BBC2’s mockumentary ‘The Office.’ When audiences were first introduced to Brent, the self-proclaimed “Friend first, boss second. Probably an entertainer third” dreamed of becoming a rock superstar. Twelve years on, Brent is now a traveling salesman chasing the dream with his band, ‘Foregone Conclusion’. Assembling a group of session musicians who are just in it for the money, and a talented rapper Dom (Ben Bailey Smith) in an attempt to gain street cred, Brent cashes in his pension and takes unpaid leave in pursuit of his dream and one last shot at fame and fortune.

Avail 2/12 

The Land Before Time XIV: Journey of the Brave

Cast: Reba McEntire, Damon Wayans Jr., Felix Avitia

When Littlefoot’s father doesn’t return from a trip, the brave dinosaur and his pals set off on a rescue mission through strange new lands.

Avail 2/13 

The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death

Cast: Phoebe Fox, Helen McCrory, Jeremy Irvine

During World War II, a group of London schoolchildren are evacuated to a dilapidated house, where they unwittingly reawaken a vicious spirit.

Avail 2/14 

Girlfriend’s Day – Netflix Original 

Cast: Bob Odenkirk, Amber Tamblyn, Tucker Smallwood

When he’s caught up in a deadly conspiracy, an unemployed greeting card writer must create the perfect card for a new holiday to save his skin.

Katherine Ryan: In Trouble – Netflix Original 

Comedian Katherine Ryan goes looking for trouble in this Netflix-exclusive stand-up set shot live at London’s Hammersmith Apollo.

Project Mc• Valentine’s Day Special – Netflix Original

Cast: Mika Abdalla, Genneya Walton, Victoria Vida

The girls visit NOV8’s amazing headquarters, where the Quail gives them a new mission involving an old friend. But something strange is afoot.

White Nights – Season 1 – Netflix Original 

A cold hearted heiress, a man from her past and an ambitious new hire in her company all become entangled on a battleground for money and power.

Avail 2/16 

Disney’s The BFG 

Cast: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Bill Hader

A girl named Sophie encounters the Big Friendly Giant who, despite his intimidating appearance, turns out to be a kind-hearted soul who is considered an outcast by the other giants because, unlike them, he refuses to eat children.

Avail 2/17 

Chef’s Table – Season 3 – Netflix Original

Season 3 goes inside the kitchens of renowned chefs Nancy Silverton, Ivan Orkin, Tim Raue, Virgilio Martínez, Jeong Kwan and Vladimir Mukhin.

DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge – Season 4 – Netflix Original

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

The Dragon Riders earn the trust of another tribe and form an alliance against Viggo, who’s busy creating a new secret weapon: Project Shell Fire.

The Seven Deadly Sins – Season 2 – Netflix Original

Cast: Yuki Kaji, Sora Amamiya, Misaki Kuno

The Seven Deadly Sins have brought peace back to Liones Kingdom, but their adventures are far from over as new challenges and old friends await

Avail 2/19 

The Little Engine That Could

Cast: Jodi Benson, Corbin Bleu, Jamie Lee Curtis

Featuring an all-star cast, the timeless story comes to life in this all-new, feature-length film filled with fun and adventure!

Transformers: Robots in Disguise – Season 2

Cast: Will Friendie, Darren Criss, Constance Zimmer

When a prison ship crash unleashes hundreds of Decepticons on Earth, Bumblebee leads a new Autobot force to protect humankind.

Avail 2/21 

Trevor Noah: Afraid Of The Dark – Netflix Original 

The “Daily Show” host ponders the perils of naming your own country, why 007 can’t be black and how traffic lights make New Yorkers invincible.

Avail 2/22 

The Impossible 

Cast: Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor, Tom Holland

The story of a tourist family in Thailand caught in the destruction and chaotic aftermath of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.

Avail 2/24 

I Don’t Feel at Home In This World Anymore – Netflix Original

Cast: Melanie Lynsky, Elijah Wood, Jane Levy

Depressed Ruth gets a new lease on life when she and a neighbour track down burglars who robbed her. But they’re soon dangerously out of their depth.

Imperium 

Cast: Daniel Radcliffe, Toni Collette, Tracy Letts

A young FBI agent, eager to prove himself in the field, goes undercover as a white supremacist.

Legend Quest – Season 1 – Netflix Original

Cast: Ashley Cowie, Kinga Philipps, Jeremy Dellova

Leo lives in the past, but he travels across time on a magic ship with his ghost and monster friends on their mission to defeat a mystical enemy.

The Sound of Your Heart – Season 1 – Netflix Original 

Based on Korea’s longest-running webtoon series, this comedy follows the ridiculous daily lives of a cartoonist, his girlfriend and his subpar family.

Ultimate Beastmaster – Season 1 – Netflix Original 

Cast: Terry Crews, Charissa Thompson

A global series hosted by international stars, featuring elite contestants taking on one of the most grueling obstacle courses ever devised: The Beast.

VeggieTales in the City – Season 1 – Netflix Original 

Larry, Bob and their Veggie pals expand their horizons, presenting colorful, inspiring tales from the city as well as their own backyards.

Avail 2/25 

Mike & Dave Need Wedding Dates 

Cast: Zac Efron, Jay Cohen, Brendan O’Brien

Two hard-partying brothers place an online ad to find the perfect dates for their sister’s Hawaiian wedding. Hoping for a wild getaway, the boys instead find themselves out-hustled by an uncontrollable duo.

Avail 2/26 

Night Will Fall 

Cast: Helena Bonham Carter, Jasper Britton, Leonard Berney

Researchers discover film footage from World War II that turns out to be a lost documentary shot by Alfred Hitchcock and Sidney Bernstein in 1945 about German concentration camps.

Avail 2/28 

Badlands, Texas – Season 1

Cast: Ronny Dodson, Ronda Haberer, Michael Kasper

The small town of Terlingua, Texas is a little known oasis on the Rio Grande River where eccentric residents trade modern comforts for a unique brand of freedom. But the price of their freedom proves high when a brutal crime threatens to tear their town apart. This true-crime docu-series delves into the eccentric world of Terlingua as its citizens struggle to reconcile the killing of a dear friend and fight to hold the town together as it grapples with change.

Mike Birbiglia: Thank God for Jokes – Netflix Original

Comedian and “This American Life” contributor Mike Birbiglia’s one-man show explores the art of telling jokes and the boundaries of what’s funny.

Monster Garage – Season 5

Cast: Jesse James

Mechanic extraordinaire Jesse James helms this high-octane series that transforms regular cars into outrageous vehicles in just seven days.

Ordinary World 

Cast: Billie Joe Armstrong, Fred Armisen, Judy Greer

An aging punk rocker copes with life after rock.

Your Worst Nightmare – Season 1

Cast: Eric Abraham, Clark Sarullo, Kevin Todde Coughlin

Each episode of this investigative series spotlights a terrifying true crime and reveals twists and turns too shocking to be fiction.

Last Call – Titles that will be rotating off the service in February, 2017. 

2/1 

Kingsman: The Secret Service 

Life of Pi 

Taken 2 

2/2 

This is Where I Leave You 

2/7 

A Most Violent Year 

2/9 

The Good Lie 

2/16 

Annabelle 

2/25 

Home 

2/27 

Still Alice


Happy Netflixing!

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