Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix in December 2018

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1. 8 Миля (2002)

16+ | 110 min | Drama, Music

77 Metascore

A young rapper, struggling with every aspect of his life, wants to make it big but his friends and foes make this odyssey of rap harder than it may seem.

Director: Curtis Hanson | Stars: Eminem, Brittany Murphy, Kim Basinger, Mekhi Phifer

Votes: 221,956 | Gross: $116.72M

Available Dec. 1

2. Астробой (2009)

12+ | 94 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

53 Metascore

When an android replica of a boy is rejected by his aggrieved creator, he goes off to find his own identity in an adventure that would make him the greatest hero of his time.

Director: David Bowers | Stars: Freddie Highmore, Nicolas Cage, Kristen Bell, Charlize Theron

Votes: 29,669 | Gross: $19.55M

Available Dec. 1

3. Battle (2018)

95 min | Drama, Music, Romance

Apparently Amalie has everything, but one day it collapses, and she has to move from it all - then she meets Mikael, a hip-hop dancer, good at battle.

Director: Katarina Launing | Stars: Lisa Teige, Achmed Akkabi, Fabian Svegaard Tapia, Vebjørn Enger

Votes: 997

Available Dec. 1

4. Невеста Чаки (1998)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Horror

48 Metascore

Chucky, the doll possessed by a serial killer, discovers the perfect mate to kill and revive into the body of another doll.

Director: Ronny Yu | Stars: Jennifer Tilly, Brad Dourif, Katherine Heigl, Nick Stabile

Votes: 46,407 | Gross: $32.38M

Available Dec. 1

5. Christine (1983)

110 min | Horror

57 Metascore

A nerdish boy buys a strange car with an evil mind of its own and his nature starts to change to reflect it.

Director: John Carpenter | Stars: Keith Gordon, John Stockwell, Alexandra Paul, Robert Prosky

Votes: 61,012 | Gross: $21.20M

Available Dec. 1

6. Облачно, возможны осадки в виде фрикаделек (2009)

0+ | 90 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

66 Metascore

A local scientist is often regarded as a failure until he invents a machine that can make food fall from the sky. But little does he know, that things are about to take a turn for the worst.

Directors: Phil Lord, Christopher Miller | Stars: Anna Faris, Bill Hader, Bruce Campbell, James Caan

Votes: 179,981 | Gross: $124.87M

Available Dec. 1

7. One Two Jaga (2018)

85 min | Crime, Drama

In the outskirts and back-alleys of Kuala Lumpur, several individuals with money problems struggle to get their lives straight, finding their paths unexpectedly intersecting - with fatal results.

Director: Namron | Stars: Zahiril Adzim, Ario Bayu, Rosdeen Suboh, Asmara Abigail

Votes: 249

Available Dec. 1

8. Пятница (1995)

12+ | 91 min | Comedy, Drama

54 Metascore

Two homies, Smokey and Craig, smoke a dope dealer's weed and try to figure a way to get the $200 they owe to the dealer by 10 p.m. that same night.

Director: F. Gary Gray | Stars: Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Nia Long, Tommy 'Tiny' Lister

Votes: 87,963 | Gross: $27.47M

Available Dec. 1

9. Следующая пятница (2000)

16+ | 98 min | Comedy

41 Metascore

Uncle Elroy and Day Day owe money on taxes so Craig finds a way to steal from the next door neighbors to pay off the taxes so Uncle Elroy's house doesn't get put up for auction.

Director: Steve Carr | Stars: Ice Cube, Mike Epps, Justin Pierce, John Witherspoon

Votes: 32,730 | Gross: $57.33M

Available Dec. 1

10. Еще одна пятница (2002)

12+ | 85 min | Comedy, Drama

35 Metascore

Craig and Day Day have finally moved out of their parents houses and into their own crib. The cousins work nights at a local mall as security guards. When their house is robbed on Christmas... See full summary »

Director: Marcus Raboy | Stars: Ice Cube, Mike Epps, John Witherspoon, Don 'D.C.' Curry

Votes: 23,015 | Gross: $32.98M

Available Dec. 1

11. Хеллбой: Герой из пекла (2004)

PG-13 | 122 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

72 Metascore

A demon, raised from infancy after being conjured by and rescued from the Nazis, grows up to become a defender against the forces of darkness.

Director: Guillermo del Toro | Stars: Ron Perlman, Doug Jones, Selma Blair, John Hurt

Votes: 277,579 | Gross: $59.62M

Available Dec. 1

Season 1 available Dec. 1

13. Знакомьтесь, Джо Блэк (1998)

PG-13 | 178 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

43 Metascore

Death, who takes the form of a young man, asks a media mogul to act as a guide to teach him about life on Earth, and in the process, he falls in love with his guide's daughter.

Director: Martin Brest | Stars: Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Claire Forlani, Jake Weber

Votes: 190,314 | Gross: $44.62M

Available Dec. 1

14. Alhambeura Goongjeonui Chooeok (2018– )

60 min | Drama

The series is about alternate realities, and centers around an augmented reality game that distorts your perception of the world around you. The story begins at the Alhambra Palace in ... See full summary »

Stars: Shin-Hye Park, Hyun Bin, Chan-Yeol Park, Mar Alsius

Votes: 81

Streaming every Saturday

15. Мой кровавый Валентин (2009)

R | 101 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

51 Metascore

Tom returns to his hometown on the tenth anniversary of the Valentine's night massacre that claimed the lives of 22 people. Instead of a homecoming, Tom finds himself suspected of committing the murders, and it seems like his old flame is the only one that believes he's innocent.

Director: Patrick Lussier | Stars: Jensen Ackles, Jaime King, Kerr Smith, Betsy Rue

Votes: 49,901 | Gross: $51.55M

Available Dec. 1

16. Азартные игры (2000)

R | 104 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

37 Metascore

After assuming his dead cellmate's identity to get with the other man's girlfriend, an ex-con finds himself a reluctant participant in a casino heist.

Director: John Frankenheimer | Stars: Ben Affleck, Gary Sinise, Charlize Theron, James Frain

Votes: 34,676 | Gross: $23.36M

Available Dec. 1

17. Семь жизней (2008)

PG-13 | 123 min | Drama, Romance

36 Metascore

A man with a fateful secret embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers.

Director: Gabriele Muccino | Stars: Will Smith, Rosario Dawson, Woody Harrelson, Michael Ealy

Votes: 262,519 | Gross: $69.95M

Available Dec. 1

18. Зомби по имени Шон (2004)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Horror

76 Metascore

A man decides to turn his moribund life around by winning back his ex-girlfriend, reconciling his relationship with his mother and dealing with an entire community that has returned from the dead to eat the living.

Director: Edgar Wright | Stars: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Kate Ashfield, Lucy Davis

Votes: 456,674 | Gross: $13.54M

Available Dec. 1

19. Терминатор: Да придёт спаситель (2009)

12+ | 115 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

49 Metascore

In 2018, a mysterious new weapon in the war against the machines, half-human and half-machine, comes to John Connor on the eve of a resistance attack on Skynet. But whose side is he on, and can he be trusted?

Director: McG | Stars: Christian Bale, Sam Worthington, Anton Yelchin, Moon Bloodgood

Votes: 314,571 | Gross: $125.32M

Available Dec. 1

20. Большой Лебовски (1998)

18+ | 117 min | Comedy, Crime

71 Metascore

Jeff "The Dude" Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire of the same name, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it.

Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen | Stars: Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Julianne Moore, Steve Buscemi

Votes: 641,081 | Gross: $17.50M

Available Dec. 1

21. Великий пекарь Британии (2010– )

60 min | Reality-TV

Bakers attempt three challenges each week trying to impress the judges enough to go through to the next round and eventually are crowned Britain's best amateur baker.

Stars: Paul Hollywood, Mary Berry, Mel Giedroyc, Sue Perkins

Votes: 3,616

Season 5 Masterclasses available from Dec. 1

22. The Last Dragon (1985)

109 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

In New York City, a young man searches for the "master" to obtain the final level of martial arts mastery known as the glow. Along the way, he must fight a martial arts expert corrupted ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Schultz | Stars: Taimak, Vanity, Christopher Murney, Julius Carry

Votes: 11,173 | Gross: $25.75M

Available Dec. 1

23. Чeловек, который слишком мало знал (1997)

PG | 94 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Wallace Ritchie is mistaken for a spy and must stop a plot to assassinate international leaders at a banquet.

Director: Jon Amiel | Stars: Bill Murray, Joanne Whalley, Peter Gallagher, Richard Wilson

Votes: 26,816 | Gross: $13.80M

Available Dec. 1

24. Лобстер (2015)

18+ | 119 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

82 Metascore

In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos | Stars: Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Jessica Barden, Olivia Colman

Votes: 164,482 | Gross: $8.70M

Available Dec. 2

25. Голубая планета 2 (2017–2018)

60 min | Documentary

David Attenborough returns to the world's oceans in this sequel to the acclaimed documentary filming rare and unusual creatures of the deep, as well as documenting the problems our oceans face.

Stars: David Attenborough, Peter Drost, Roger Munns

Votes: 13,666

Available Dec. 3

26. Hero Mask (2018– )

25 min | Animation, Action

Detective James Blood investigates a string of grisly crimes all involving a mysterious mask.

Stars: Armen Taylor, James Blood, Greg Chun, Lennox Gallagher

Votes: 60

Available Dec. 3

28. Район 9 (2009)

14+ | 112 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

81 Metascore

An extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly finds a kindred spirit in a government agent who is exposed to their biotechnology.

Director: Neill Blomkamp | Stars: Sharlto Copley, David James, Jason Cope, Nathalie Boltt

Votes: 592,498 | Gross: $115.65M

Available Dec. 4

29. Хэппи (2017– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Fantasy

An injured hitman befriends his kidnapped daughter's imaginary friend - a perky blue flying unicorn.

Stars: Christopher Meloni, Lili Mirojnick, Patton Oswalt, Medina Senghore

Votes: 16,860

Season 1 available Dec. 6

30. Natale a 5 stelle (2018)

92 min | Comedy

When the Italian Premier and his companion find a dead body in his hotel suite, while on a trip to Hungary, they find themselves embroiled in a series of comedic situations as they try to avoid a scandal.

Director: Marco Risi | Stars: Massimo Ghini, Ricky Memphis, Martina Stella, Paola Minaccioni

Votes: 98

Available Dec. 7

31. Дурная кровь (2017– )

45 min | Crime, Drama

A dramatization of the life and death of Montreal mob boss Vito Rizzuto.

Stars: Kim Coates, Lisa Berry, Eric Hicks, Anna Hopkins

Votes: 1,017

Available Dec. 7

32. Dogs of Berlin (2018– )

45 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A politically sensitive murder forces two disparate detectives into a battle with the Berlin underworld and a confrontation with their own corruption.

Stars: Felix Kramer, Fahri Yardim, Anna Maria Mühe, Urs Rechn

Votes: 897

Available Dec. 7

33. Пышка (2018)

PG-13 | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

52 Metascore

Willowdean ('Dumplin'), the plus-size teenage daughter of a former beauty queen, signs up for her mom's Miss Teen Bluebonnet pageant as a protest that escalates when other contestants follow her footsteps, revolutionizing the pageant and their small Texas town.

Director: Anne Fletcher | Stars: Danielle Macdonald, Jennifer Aniston, Odeya Rush, Maddie Baillio

Votes: 3,841

Available Dec. 7

Available Dec. 7

35. Маугли: Легенда джунглей (2018)

PG-13 | 104 min | Adventure, Drama

51 Metascore

A human child raised by wolves must face off against a menacing tiger named Shere Khan, as well as his own origins.

Director: Andy Serkis | Stars: Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Benedict Cumberbatch, Naomie Harris

Votes: 15,216

Available Dec. 7

36. Nailed It! Holiday! (2018– )


Novice chefs compete in a holiday-themed cooking challenges to earn a $10,000 prize.

Stars: Nicole Byer, Jacques Torres

Votes: 110

Available Dec. 7

Available Dec. 7

38. Pine Gap (2018)

360 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Set in the intensely secretive world of intelligence and the enigmatic US/Australia joint defence facility in central Australia, the spy-thriller Pine Gap delves into the famously strong alliance between the two countries.

Stars: Parker Sawyers, Jacqueline McKenzie, Steve Toussaint, Tess Haubrich

Votes: 601

Available Dec. 7

39. ReMastered (2018– )
Episode: Who Killed Jam Master Jay? (2018)

Documentary, Music

Run DMC's Jam Master Jay was shot and killed in a Jamaica, Queens recording studio in 2002. Despite six witnesses present at the murder, no one has ever been convicted.

Director: Brian Oakes | Stars: Darryl McDaniels, Russell Simmons

Votes: 33

Available Dec. 7

40. Super Monsters (2017– )
Episode: Super Monsters and the Wish Star (2018)

28 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Christmas wishes come true for Lobo, whose favorite cousin arrives for a surprise visit, and for Glorb, who wishes he could be everywhere at once.

Stars: Vincent Tong, Erin Mathews, Andrea Libman, Alessandro Juliani

Available Dec. 7

41. The American Meme (2018)

90 min | Documentary

THE AMERICAN MEME follows the journeys of four shocking social media disruptors, Paris Hilton (@parishilton), Josh Ostrovsky (@thefatjewish), Brittany Furlan (@brittanyfurlan) and Kirill ... See full summary »

Director: Bert Marcus | Stars: Kirill Bichutsky, Hailey Bieber, Amanda Cerny, Dane Cook

Votes: 492

Available Dec. 7

42. Plan Coeur (2018– )

27 min | Comedy

Elsa, a Parisian, can not forget her ex. Her best friend secretly hires an escort boy to help her move on but the plan works a little too well .

Stars: Tom Dingler, Joséphine Draï, Zita Hanrot, Guillaume Labbé

Votes: 285

Available Dec. 7

43. Ранчо (2016– )

30 min | Comedy

The son of a Colorado rancher returns home from a semi-pro football career to run the family business.

Stars: Ashton Kutcher, Debra Winger, Sam Elliott, Grady Lee Richmond

Votes: 24,196

Part 6 available Dec. 7

44. Sin Senos Sí Hay Paraíso (2016– )

44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A young girl faces hard times ahead once she crosses the line her parents drew in order to keep her away from the outside world. In the past this child's mother had her children murdered ... See full summary »

Stars: Fabián Ríos, Carolina Gaitan, Majida Issa, Catherine Siachoque

Votes: 248

Season 3 available Dec. 9

45. Michael Jackson: This Is It (2009 Video)

5 min | Short, Music

The video features various scenes of Jackson's hometown and former residence in Gary, Indiana, along with photos and videos of him and tributes from his fans around the world.

Director: Spike Lee | Star: Michael Jackson

Votes: 274

Available Dec. 10

46. Vir Das: Losing It (2018 TV Movie)

67 min | Comedy

Loosing It is a Vir Das Journey of Africa , India and America and religions. He touches many topics with audience laughing throughout!

Director: Marcus Raboy

Votes: 115

Available Dec. 11

47. Back Street Girls: Gokudoruzu (2019)


Kentaro Yamamoto, Ryo Tachibana and Kazuhiko Sugihara are young gangster members. They make a mistake which angers their boss and the young men beg for their lives. Their boss heard that ... See full summary »

Director: Keinosuke Hara | Stars: Nana Asakawa, D.C. Douglas, Masato Hanazawa, Kôichi Iwaki

Available Dec. 12

48. Out of Many, One (2018)

34 min | Documentary

The United States has long offered a promise of opportunity and safety to arriving immigrants - The American Dream. However, currently facing a time of deep political, social, and cultural divide, immigration has become a divisive issue.

Directors: John Hoffman, Nanfu Wang

Votes: 12

Available Dec. 12

49. Беглянки (2016– )

60 min | Drama

Two strangers are prime suspects in a murder.

Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Geraldine Hakewill, Anthony Phelan, Nicholas Bell

Votes: 2,188

Season 3 available Dec. 13

51. Куку (II) (2012– )

30 min | Comedy

Cuckoo is every parent's worst nightmare - a slacker full of outlandish, New Age ideas.

Stars: Greg Davies, Helen Baxendale, Tyger Drew-Honey, Kenneth Collard

Votes: 5,272

Season 4 available Dec. 14

Available Dec. 14

53. Более полный дом (2016– )

30 min | Comedy, Family

In a continuation of Full House (1987), D.J. Fuller is a mother of three young boys and is a recent widow. D.J.'s sister Stephanie, her best friend Kimmy and Kimmy's teenage daughter all move in to help raise her sons. The house is now a lot fuller.

Stars: Candace Cameron Bure, Jodie Sweetin, Andrea Barber, Michael Campion

Votes: 19,891

Season 4 available Dec. 14

54. Inside the World's Toughest Prisons (2016–2018)