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What’s New On Netflix March 2018?

February 23, 2018

Netflix has become an unbelievable source of entertainment for millions of Canadians. For the relatively cheap monthly subscription, users have access to countless films and television shows from various years, various genres and various cinematic tastes.

The only real problem with Netflix is deciding what to watch.

Luckily we’ve got a new feature to let you know what new programs will be debuting this month and which ones are worth checking out.

Let’s take a look at what’s new on Netflix March 2018!

A Walk Among the Tombstones​

Director: Scott Frank

Stars: Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, David Harbour

A grizzled and discouraged detective is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who murdered his wife, bringing him into a dark underworld.

Before the Flood​

Director: Fisher Stevens

Starring Leonardo DiCaprio


Director: Martin Scorsese

Stars: Robert De Niro, Sharon Stone, Joe Pesci

A spiritual sequel to Goodfellas, one of the greatest mob films of all times, this is the violent tale of building Las Vegas into a gambling empire.


Directors: Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman

Stars: Yaniv Schulman, Ariel Schulman, Henry Joost

The movie that created a cultural concept, this “documentary” follows a young man who seems to have found the love of his life over the computer. But when he sets out to finally meet her in person, things get weird.

Game Over, Man!

Director: Kyle Newacheck

Starring Adam Devine, Anders Holm, Blake Anderson

A comedic take on Die Hard, three video-obsessed friends are forced to become real life heroes when terrorists take over their hotel.

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Director: Michel Gondry

Stars: Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, Tom Wilkinson

An odd, mind-bending and brilliant look at love and when it ends. After a heartbreaking break up, a depressed man undergoes an unique procedure to erase all memories of his ex-girlfriend.

Eye in the Sky

Director: Gavin Hood

Stars: Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul, Alan Rickman

Politics and morals clash as military personnel and politicians weigh the collateral damage of a drone strike on a known terrorist.


Director: Adam Shankman

Stars: John Travolta, Queen Latifah, Nikki Blonsky

A colourful and energetic musical remake of the cult classic from the 80s. A kind-hearted, plus-sized young teen seeks to bring her community together in 1962 Baltimore.


Director: Joe Wright

Stars: Saoirse Ronan, Cate Blanchett, Eric Bana

Raised in the isolated wilderness and trained only to survive and kill by her father, a young girl is sent loose on a mission of revenge while evading government assassins hot on her trail.

Hitman’s Bodyguard

Director: Patrick Hughes

Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman

A action comedy in which the world’s most renowned bodyguard is assigned to protect the world’s most prolific hitman as he prepares to testify against his very dangerous partners.

Let Me In​

Director: Matt Reeves

Stars: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Chloë Grace Moretz, Richard Jenkins

A tormented and lonely young boy finds a friend in a strange young girl who is actually a vampire.

Lucky Number Slevin​

Director: Paul McGuigan

Stars: Josh Hartnett, Ben Kingsley, Morgan Freeman

A case of mistaken identity thrusts a wisecracking slacker into a faceoff between two warring mob bosses.

Marvel’s Jessica Jones​ – Season 2​

The hard-edged and super-powered detective continues to deal with her demons as she hunts down a mysterious killer.

My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman

One of the most respect talk show hosts of all time returns for this striped down one-on-one interview special. This month his guest is aspiring activist Malala Yousafzai​.

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies​

Director: Burr Steers

Stars: Lily James, Sam Riley, Jack Huston

An adaption of the classic Jane Austen novel… with a twist. In 19th century England, young and strong-willed Elizabeth Bennet must contend with the pressures of finding and marrying the right man – all while the country is being overrun by flesh-eating zombies.


Director: Stephen Hopkins

Stars: Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, Eli Goree

The amazing true story of Jesse Owens and his journey of overcoming prejudice to become one of the greatest track and field athletes in history, leading to him competing on the world stage in the 1939 Olympics with Adolf Hitler looking on.


Director: Jason Moore

Stars: Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Maya Rudolph

Two middle aged and aimless sisters who are still living at home decide to throw one last epic party before their parents sell their home.

Spy Kids​

Director: Robert Rodriguez

Stars: Alexa PenaVega, Daryl Sabara, Antonio Banderas

Two kids are taken into a secret world of international intrigue when they discover their parents are world class spy who have been kidnapped by an evil genius.

Steve Jobs​

Director: Danny Boyle

Stars: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen

A unique and compelling biopic of the brilliant and complicated founder of Apple. Set back stage before three crucial product launches and told quite like a play.

St. Vincent​

Director: Theodore Melfi

Stars: Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy, Naomi Watts

A young boy attempting to deal with his parent’s divorce forms an unexpected friendship with the curmudgeonly, uninhibited war veteran who lives next door.

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby​

Director: Adam McKay

Stars: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Sacha Baron Cohen

A simple-minded but incredibly fast NASCAR driver has his whole life thrown into chaos with the emergence of a flamboyant and skilled Formula 1 driver who challenges his throne.

Texas Chainsaw Massacre​

Director: Marcus Nispel

Stars: Jessica Biel, Jonathan Tucker, Andrew Bryniarski

A remake of the classic horror film. A group of friends heading to a concert in the American south find themselves hunted by a chainsaw wielding killer.

The Brothers Grimm​

Director: Terry Gilliam

Stars: Matt Damon, Heath Ledger, Monica Bellucci

The untold (and untrue) story of the brothers responsible for some of the most popular fairy tales. In this take, the brothers are con artists who present themselves as monster-fighters. But they get more than they bargained for when they come across real evil.

The Crazies

Director: Breck Eisner

Stars: Radha Mitchell, Timothy Olyphant, Danielle Panabaker

As a bizarre infection spreads throughout a small town, turning the infected into mindless killers, a sheriff and his family must not only escape the increasing number of “crazies” but also the authorities who are trying to contain the outbreak.

The Fast and the Furious​

The very popular action series is coming to Netflix. High octane set pieces and fast cars populate these films that seem to get crazier with each new entry.

The Fifth Element​

Director: Luc Besson

Stars: Bruce Willis, Milla Jovovich, Gary Oldman

A wild and funny science fiction epic which follows a miserable cab driver is taken on an intergalactic adventure when he unwittingly falls into the search for a legendary weapon.

The Rundown​

Director: Peter Berg

Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Seann William Scott, Christopher Walken

A tough but kind bounty hunter is forced into a mission to the Amazons where he becomes embroiled in the fight for a hidden treasure.

The Stanford Prison Experiment​

Director: Kyle Patrick Alvarez

Stars: Ezra Miller, Tye Sheridan, Billy Crudup

Based on the true events of the controversial psychology experience which split participants into groups of prisoners and prison guards to study the effects of being in an authoritative role. The results were disturbing.

The Winter’s Bone​

Director: Debra Granik

Stars: Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Garret Dillahunt

As her family threatens to be pulled apart, the eldest daughter must make her way through the dangerous and secretive community in the search for her missing father.

Trailer Park Boys -​ Season 12​

Every Canadian’s favourite group of trailer trash returns for more adventures of shopping carts and rum and cokes.

Transformers: The Last Knight​

Director: Michael Bay

Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Anthony Hopkins, Josh Duhamel

Yet another installment of the series of robots in disguise as it explores the mythos of the Transformers dating back to the days of King Arthur.


Director: Len Wiseman

Stars: Kate Beckinsale, Scott Speedman, Michael Sheen

A vampire warrior fighting a ancient war against werewolves is sent into conflict as she begins to fall in love with a human who is slowly transforming into a werewolf.

Wind River

Director: Taylor Sheridan

Starring Jeremey Renner, Elizabeth Olsen, Graham Greene

An expert hunter is teamed with a young FBI agent to solve the murder of a young woman on a Native American reservation.

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