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5 Netflix Streaming Titles You May Not Know Are Available & May Want To Check Out (8/15/14)

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act August 15, 2014 at 1:29PM

A few titles to add to your weekend viewing list... or not.
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Samuel Jackson - The Samaritan
Samuel Jackson - The Samaritan

As usual.... To reiterate a suggestion I previously made, if you're a filmmaker/producer/distributor reading this, and your film is streaming on Netflix, please let me know. Netflix unfortunately doesn't have what I feel should be a more efficient search/sort method, and it can be quite a chore trying to find something worth watching. So, help me out if you can.

The same goes for non-filmmakers. If you stumble across any titles that you think should be featured in this weekly series, let me know!

But as usual... These aren't necessarily recommendations. Consider the list more of an FYI - films and TV shows we've talked about on this site, at one time or another, that are now streaming on Netflix, that you might want to check out for yourselves.

Without further ado, here is this week's list of 5:

1 - Samuel L. Jackson stars in the David Weaver-directed neo noir thriller titled "The Samaritan," which co-stars Ethiopian-Irish actress Ruth Negga and Brit Tom Wilkinson.

Shot in Toronto and Rio De Janeiro, with the combined financial backing of both a UK-based production house, Quickfire Films, and the Canadian state film fund, Samuel L. Jackson plays a character named Foley, a grifter trying to escape from his past having spent 20 years in prison. But he gets ensnared in the plans of a young protege and... well, take a guess.

Trailer below:


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