Netflix added a large number of new titles in the past week. This week includes the return of action hero Jack Bauer in 24, the political drama Bail and an ode to classic Hollywood musicals. NU.nl makes in collaboration with Superguide an overview of the most important releases.
24: Season 1-9
Kiefer Sutherland (Designated Survivor) plays a government agent specializing in the prevention of terrorist attacks. As if his work isn’t exciting enough yet, he only has 24 hours to get the job done.
All seasons of this blistering action series are now on Netflix.
Bail: Season 1-3
In this addictive combination of personal drama and political thriller we follow the career of Birgitte Nyborg. This idealistic party leader is elected Denmark’s first female prime minister. But she soon discovers that her powerful position also has a downside.
Netflix is already working on a fourth season of Borgen.
Dark: Season 3
In the final season of this grim science fiction series, the search for a missing child sets off a series of ominous events. All traces lead to a nuclear power plant, which seems to have a bizarre influence on the village and its inhabitants.
Home Game: Season 1
This series focuses on traditional and regional sports from all over the world, and it can get pretty tough.
Also check out our rundown of the best sports documentaries on Netflix.
Crazy Delicious: Season 1
In Crazy Delicious three amateur chefs prepare their most magical dishes in an edible fairytale forest. The food gods will ultimately determine which meal tastes best. There is therefore something at stake: the winner of this culinary competition takes home the coveted Golden Apple.
Eurovision Song Contest: The Story Of Fire Saga
In this comedy, Will Ferrell (Anchorman) and Rachel McAdams (Game Night) play two pleasantly crazy musicians who get the chance to prove themselves in the international singing competition, which unfortunately did not take place this year.
La La Land
In La La Land a penniless jazz pianist (Ryan Gosling) and a starting actress (Emma Stone) fall head over heels. But their dreams and ambitions are driving the lovers further and further apart. This swinging tribute to the classic Hollywood musicals won six Oscars, including best director, best protagonist and best soundtrack.
In this dark fantasy film from India, the young Bulbbul is married off to a man who could have been her father. Soon after, her village is plagued with a series of mysterious murders. It does not take long before the accusing finger is pointed at the bride.
In 2016, it is revealed that Larry Nassar, who worked as a sports physician with the Olympic gymnastics team, sexually assaulted dozens of young athletes for years. Athlete A highlights the persistent journalists who uncovered this scandal.
These films and series will also appear on Netflix in June.