All this week’s Netflix Originals (Available from 26th May 2017)

One of the great things about Netflix are their Netflix Originals – be it films or series made by Netflix themselves or exclusive content available only on Netflix after it airs on regular TV. Every week we will give you a round up of new Netflix Originals becoming available in the next week. We will aim to post every week on Wednesday evening with what will be available over the coming week starting the following Friday. Perfect if you’re looking to check out what new Originals are available to watch over your weekend or if you’re planning a week long Netflix binge watch! This area is exclusively for Netflix Originals, for general Netflix additions and removals or to view the current full catalogue check out your regional New On Netflix website.

Joshua Teenager Vs Superpower

Documentary following Joshua Wong the teenager raised in a very western Hong Kong who incites revolution in and amongst his peers and the wider population after Hong Kong is handed back to communist China in 1997.
“Joshua Teenager vs Superpower” is available from 26th May 2017 as a Netflix Global Original.

War Machine

Brad Pitt stars alongside Tilda Swinton and Sir Ben Kingsley in this film based on the non-fiction book “The Operators: The Wild and the Terrifying Inside Story of America’s War in Afghanistan” by journalist Michael Hastings. In this part comedy, part reality film, Glen McMahon (Brad Pitt) is a four star decorated general of the U.S army tasked with taking his troops to ‘end the war’ in Afghanistan. In a new era of film “War Machine” is Netflix’s biggest budget feature length film to date and is filmed in a style of satirical comedy drama.

“War Machine” is available from Friday 26th May 2017 as a Netflix Global Original.

Bloodline (Season Three)

The story continues to follow four adults members of the Rayburn family in Florida Keys as they unravel their past history, the secrets it holds and the effect it has on their current and future lives. As posted earlier this month ( Click here ) “Bloodline” was originally scheduled for 5 seasons however the producers have confirmed this will be the final season.

“Bloodline” is available from Friday 26th May 2017 globally except for in the following regions;
United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Djlbout, Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Mauritania, Sudan, Somalia, South Sudan and Chad.

House of Cards (Season 5)

Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright return as the powerful white house couple, the ‘Underwoods.’ A force to be reckoned with! Earlier seasons have often flown very close to real life events in the political world and this season looks set to continue that theme.

“House of Cards” Season five is set to be aired on Netflix from Tuesday 30th May 2017 and is available globally.

Sarah Silverman – A Speck of Dust

Sarah Silverman presents her debut Netflix stand up comedy show. Check out this pre show ritual preview. Warning – if you are a delicate individual you may find Sarah’s pre-show ritual offensive but then hey if that’s the case you maybe shouldn’t watch the show…

“Sarah Silverman – A Speck of Dust” is available to stream globally from Tuesday 30th May 2017.

F is for Family (Season Two)

Adult themed animated comedy series set in the 1970’s following the Murphy family negotiate life in a time when parenting was a completely different kettle of fish. This is the second season of the popular series.
Available from 30th May 2017 as a Netflix Global Original.

 

Summary of Netflix Originals released 26th May – 1st June 2017:

Friday 26th May 2017
“Joshua Teenager vs Superpower”
 Documentary [Available Globally]
“War Machine”
Film [Available Globally]
“Bloodline”
 Series (Season Three) [Available Globally]

Tuesday 30th May 2017
“House of cards” Series (Season Five) [Available Globally]
“Sarah Silverman – A Speck of Dust”
Debut Stand Up Comedy Special [Available Globally]

Let us know in the comments what new Netflix Originals you’re looking forward to this week and check out the blog next Wednesday evening ( 1st June 2017) for even more new Netflix Originals.

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