Hey Nerds! Here our my picks for the upcoming Netflix May releases. There’s a bunch of other stuff dropping, but these are what I think you, the loyal SJP reader might want to check out.
A Study in Sherlock (2016)
Mark Gatiss, who co-created “Sherlock” and plays Mycroft Holmes, discusses the show with Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman and others in the cast.
Ava’s Possessions (2015)
A young woman joins a support group for survivors of demonic possession to help her recover from a recent exorcism and expose her repressed memories.
Shark Lake (2015)
An exotic animal dealer accidentally lets a bull shark loose in Lake Tahoe, and the ravenous creature wreaks havoc on the peaceful town.
Sixteen Candles (1984)
Samantha’s family has forgotten her sixteenth birthday, a day that could be perfect if only Jake Ryan would look her way.
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin’ Down a Dream (2007)
Explore the history of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, including Petty’s famous collaborations and notorious clashes with the record industry.
A Stand Up Guy (2015)
When his outrageous open-mic standup comedy routine goes viral, low-rent mobster-in-hiding Sammy gets a lot of attention he seriously doesn’t want.
None-too happy about moving to a small Maryland town, teen Zach Cooper finds his outlook changing after meeting the gorgeous girl next door, Hannah Stine — whose reclusive father happens to be hiding a big secret.
They Look Like People (2015)
While visiting an old friend in New York City, a man begins receiving eerie phone calls that warn him something evil is about to happen.
We Are Still Here (2015)
A couple recovering from their son’s death finds themselves haunted by vengeful spirits when they move to a rural town that hold a horrifying secret.
American Dad!: Season 10
This comedy follows a conservative CIA agent and his eccentric brood, which includes a talking goldfish with the brain of an East German athlete.
Kindergarten Cop 2 (2016)
Assigned to recover sensitive stolen data, a gruff FBI agent (Dolph Lundgren) goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher, but the school’s liberal, politically correct environment is more than he bargained for.
Slasher: Season 1 (2016)
Although her parents were murdered just moments before she was removed from her mother’s womb, Sarah Bennett is all grown up and ready to leave the past behind. But when she and her hubby return to the family home, history begins to repeat itself.
Benders: Season 1 (2015)
Though their amateur ice-hockey squad comes up short on skills, Paul Rosenberg and his teammates are united — not only by their passion for the sport but by an almost equal passion for drinking beer.
The Ouija Experiment 2: Theatre of Death (2015)
A group of unsuspecting theatre goers are trapped, after a ravenous spirit is resurrected and released from a Ouija board.
Bloodline: Season 2 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
When the black sheep son of a respected family threatens to expose dark secrets from their past, sibling loyalties are put to the test.
The Do-Over (2016) – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
The life of a bank manager is turned upside down when a friend from his past manipulates him into faking his own death and taking off on an adventure.