“Look away before this dire tale is even filmed, and avoid the cruel whimsy and whimsical cruelty of what’s to come.” Netflix is going to release a serial adaptation of A Series of Unfortunate Events. Naturally, Lemony Snicket doesn’t want you to see it. Premieres 1/13/17.
A Netflix documentary about the Syrian Civil Defense, commonly known as White Helmets after their distinctive protective gear. They are unarmed volunteers that rescue civilians caught in bombing strikes. According to the BBC, they have saved 56,000 lives so far. Premieres 9/16.
Luke Cage rips the doors of the place for a fight sequence that was clearly devised to evoke memories of the epic hallway fight sequence from the first season of Daredevil, only Luke doesn’t bleed quite as easily as Matt Murdock. Season 1 drops on Netflix 9/30/16.
A Netflix series which pays homage to ’80s sci-fi flicks like E.T. and Poltergeist, about a young boy who vanishes, and the community’s search for answers that leads to a web of government intrigue, and the discovery of strange supernatural forces. Premieres 7/15/16.
(PG-13: Language) Paul Rudd plays a writer who becomes a caregiver in a bid to start anew after his disastrous marriage. His first client is an obnoxious and paralyzed teen played by Craig Roberts (Neighbors). Based on Jonathan Evison’s novel. Premieres 6/24/16 on Netflix.
Take a look at the new Lion Force crew and robots in the first full trailer for Netflix’s Voltron: Legendary Defender. If the cartoon’s tone and action seem familiar, that’s because its showrunners used to work on Nick’s sublime Avatar series. Form hype and hype!
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DreamWorks has revived the classic anime as a Netflix-exclusive series. Voltron: Legendary Defender is a reboot featuring the Lion Force Voltron and will supposedly flesh out each of the pilots, including Princess Allura. The first season premieres 6/10/2016.
Ricky Gervais and Eric Bana play radio journalists claiming to be in war zones while actually holed up in a New York City apartment. Their scheme backfires when they convince the world that they’ve been kidnapped in Ecuador. Premieres on Netflix on 4/29/16.
Matt Murdock is back to clean up Hell’s Kitchen from a new wave of baddies in Netflix’s spot-on comic book drama. And to gum up the works this year, The Punisher turns up with his own brand of street vengeance. We’ve just cancelled all our plans for the March 18 premiere.
(Season 3 Spoilers) We’ll try and keep this vague so as not to give anything away… All hell breaks loose as allies become enemies, tensions rise between pretty much everyone, and Frank continues his pursuit towards re-election. And things get really freaky.