9 items from 2014
Two intriguing casting announcements for the second season of HBO’s hit anthology series True Detective are making the rounds online today, with word that About Cherry breakout Ashley Hinshaw and “Jessie’s Girl” singer Rick Springfield have both landed roles.
Deadline reports that Hinshaw, who toplined recent found-footage horror The Pyramid and whose TV work includes True Blood and the upcoming Marvel’s Agent Carter, has been tapped for a multi-episode arc on the second season. She’ll play a troubled starlet.
Meanwhile, Springfield himself revealed his involvement in the second season of True Detective, tweeting out the following on late Wednesday:
— Rick Springfield (@rickspringfield) December 11, 2014
It’s unclear who Springfield is playing, or how substantial the singer-turned-actor’s role is. Since “Jessie’s Girl, »
- Isaac Feldberg
Snowpiercer, Total Recall and Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats are just a few titles coming to Netflix Instant Watch in November.
Netflix Instant Watch: November
Chelsea Peretti, who currently stars on the hit Fox comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine, is just one of three comedians premiere comedy specials on the streaming website next month. Her special, One of the Greats, will be available online on Nov. 14, while Bill Cosby 77 will premiere Nov. 27, and Doug Benson: Doug Dynasty will be available Nov. 6.
Netflix will also be adding a host of indie films to their Instant Watch streaming, including La Bare, a documentary about male strippers directed by True Blood’s Joe Manganiello, and the Oscar-nominated Nebraska. Other additions include The One I Love, Fading Gigolo and Quartet. Classics such as The Rocketeer, Babes in Toyland and Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Total Recall will also hit Netflix Streaming in November.
Television series coming to »
New movies, television seasons, and comedy specials arriving on Netflix in November have been announced. Among the list are several new stand-up specials, recent Oscar-nominated films, and a John Tuturro-directed movie in which Woody Allen plays a pimp. Titles debuting on Nov. 1 including the Arnold Schwarzenegger original Total Recall, the ninth season of Fxx's It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, and The Rocketeer, the 1991 film that can often get lost amid the success of so many other superhero films. Netflix has parsed out the month's biggest releases, however, with many more hitting throughout the month. Nebraska arrives on Nov. 8, Chelsea Peretti »
- Jonathon Dornbush
Looking for what's new on Netflix streaming for November? You've come to the right place.
We've rounded up the best TV shows and movies arriving soon. So take some time to peruse this list, and maybe block off a weekend or two so you can binge-watch Season 9 of "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" or something. Oh, and you might want to make a note about November 22; "Snowpiercer" is worth the wait.
Here's a much larger rundown of what's new on Netflix in November, provided by Netflix. All title dates are subject to change.
Available November 1
First known as an actor, Jared Leto has also found success in the music industry with his band 30 Seconds to Mars. This documentary follows the band as it makes the album "This is War" while battling recording giant Emi in a pivotal lawsuit.
"Babes In Toyland" (1961)
Composer Victor Herbert's operetta comes delightfully to »
- Tim Hayne
Under the deal Codeblack gets all distribution rights to Turner’s microbudget productions for North America, which Turner will produce through his Datari Turner Productions.
- email@example.com (Jeremy Kay)
Codeblack will have all distribution rights to Turner’s microbudget film productions throughout the U.S. and Canada. Turner will produce all films through his Datari Turner Productions banner.
Turner’s credits include “Luv,” starring Common, Danny Glover and Dennis Haysbert; “It’s a Disaster,” starring Julia Stiles and America Ferrera; “Dysfunctional Friends”; “Video Girl,” starring Meagan Good and Ruby Dee; the James Franco drama “About Cherry”; “Kilimanjaro,” starring Brian Geraghty and Abigail Spencer; and “Another Happy Day,” starring Demi Moore, Ellen Barkin and Ellen Burstyn.
- Dave McNary
Luv and It’s A Disaster producer Datari Turner has scored a first-look deal with Codeblack Films, Lionsgate’s specialty arm geared toward black audiences. The agreement gives Codeblack all North America rights to Turner’s slate of microbudget films via his Datari Turner Productions shingle.
Since founding the company in 2010, Turner has produced Sundance pics Another Happy Day, Salvation Boulevard, and Luv, as well as the James Franco starrer About Cherry. In that short time he’s also produced indie releases It’s A Disaster starring Julia Stiles, Kilimanjaro starring Brian Geraghty, crime drama Kid Cannabis, Video Girl starring Meagan Good, and ensemble comedy Dysfunctional Friends. “Datari has quickly established himself as a prolific producer with a keen ability to make powerful films that connect with moviegoers,” said Codeblack Films president Jeff Clanagan, who founded the label in 2012. “The Codeblack family is proud to work with him as part »
- Jen Yamato
Lionsgate’s Codeblack Films has entered a first-look deal with indie producer Datari Turner, the company announced Wednesday. Codeblack will have all distribution rights to Turner’s microbudget film productions in the U.S. and Canada under the new agreement, and Turner will produce all films through his Datari Turner Productions banner. Turner has produced a variety of films in recent years, including Sundance hit Luv starring Common and Danny Glover; dark comedy It’s a Disaster with Julia Stiles and America Ferrera; comedy Dysfunctional Friends; Meagan Good-starrer Video Girl; and James Franco drama About Cherry. “Datari has quickly established himself
- Rebecca Ford
We return with another edition of the Indie Spotlight, highlighting recent independent horror news sent our way. Today’s massive feature includes a review for Nobody Can Cool, first details on The Night Crew, Heir, and a Doctor Who documentary called Who’s Changing: An Adventure In Time With Fans, a new clip from Muck, trailers for Blood Shed, NightBeasts, and Virginia Obscura, and much more:
[Editor's Note: We want to give a big thanks to our Indie Spotlight manager, Tamika Jones, for her constant work on this weekly feature and putting together our largest Indie Spotlight to date this weekend!]
Indie Spotlight Review: Nobody Can Cool
Nobody Can Cool is the rather impressive directorial debut from up-and-coming filmmaking duo Dpyx, Marcy Boyle and Rachel Holzman, who crafted a blisteringly taut and thoughtful indie crime thriller with a palpable sense of tension from start to finish. A gritty and engaging tale of deceit, violence and desperation, Nobody Can Cool is anchored by a breakout performance by Nick Principe (best known from his work in the Laid to Rest series, Madison County and »
- Tamika Jones
9 items from 2014
IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.See our NewsDesk partners