New on Netflix today! October 16, 2015

For a complete list of movies and TV shows added to Netflix this month, click here.


Beasts of No Nation (2015)
133 min | Drama, War

Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga
Writers: Cary Joji Fukunaga (screenplay), Uzodinma Iweala (based on the novel by)
Stars: Idris Elba, Abraham Attah, Ama K. Abebrese

A drama based on the experiences of Agu, a child soldier fighting in the civil war of an unnamed African country.

Circle (2015)
87 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

Directors: Aaron Hann, Mario Miscione
Writers: Aaron Hann, Mario Miscione
Stars: Julie Benz, Carter Jenkins, Mercy Malick

Held captive and faced with their imminent executions, fifty strangers are forced to choose the one person among them who deserves to live.

Anthony Jeselnik: Thoughts and Prayers (2015)
Netflix Original | Stand-up Comedy

Stars: Anthony Jeselnik


All Hail King Julien (2014—) — Season 2
TV Series | TV-Y7 | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Stars: Danny Jacobs, Andy Richter, Kevin Michael Richardson

King Julien is here to party, and no one can stop him from ruling with an iron fist... in the air, wavin' like he just doesn't care! ALL HAIL KING JULIEN brings the wild world of Madagascar to a totally original, totally hilarious and totally insane television series in which the king takes on the craziest adventures the jungle has to offer. A new cast of fantastic, colorful characters joins King Julien himself, along with his second-in-command, Maurice, and his longtime devotee, Mort. It's a riot of color — not to mention a laugh riot — when viewers ALL HAIL KING JULIEN!

Some Assembly Required (2014—) — Season 2
TV Series | Comedy

Stars: Kolton Stewart, Harrison Houde, Sydney Scotia

A 14-year-old takes ownership of a toy company and hires a group of his friends to help him create amazing new toys.

The Principal (2014—) — Season 1
TV Series | 6 min | Short, Comedy

Creators: Samson Madsen, Jake Ricks
Stars: Eric Artell, Manon Mathews, Marcus Johns

When tragically unhip Gary J. Foote, a witless yet dedicated principal, becomes smitten by his dangerously retro-cool assistant, Billie Gene, he enlists the hep of Brookfield High's heart-crushing Casanova, Calvin Brady, to untangle her chains of love.