This week’s slate of Netflix Streaming releases kicks off today with the controversial 2006 documentary “Jesus Camp”, which follows three children at the Kids On Fire School of Ministry. Chilling and thought-provoking, “Jesus Camp” is highly recommended. However, it is not the highlight of this week.
On February 24th, the final season of the acclaimed AMC drama “Breaking Bad,” one of the finest American television dramas ever made, comes to Netflix, giving subscribers the opportunity to watch the entire show from the beginning or rewatch the saga one more time. The program has one the Best Drama Emmy, and the top-notch cast led by Bryan Cranston has received numerous awards as well. If you missed out on this classic show, you can start binge-watching from the beginning on Monday.
Other acclaimed works are coming to Netflix this week, including season 1 of the lauded French drama “The Returned,” as well as the winner of last year’s Cannes Film Festival, “Blue is the Warmest Color.” Fans of Tyler Perry are in luck, as his recent film "Tyler Perry's Temptation: Confession of a Marriage Counselor" will debut on the 24th, the same day as "Breaking Bad."
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'Marriage Boot Camp: Bridezillas: Season 1'
Five outrageous Bridezillas and their husbands attend Marriage Boot Camp in a last ditch effort to save their failing marriages. Five outrageous Bridezillas and their husbands attend Marriage Boot Camp in a last ditch effort to save their failing marriages.
'Jesus Camp' (2006)
Operated by pastor Becky Fisher, the Kids On Fire School of Ministry aims to indoctrinate children into a Christian movement that blends political activism with religion. This documentary follows three kids at the controversial summer camp.
'Breaking Bad: The Final Season'
Emmy winner Bryan Cranston stars as Walter White, a high school science teacher who learns that he has terminal lung cancer and teams with a former student to manufacture and sell high-quality crystal meth to secure his family's future.
'The Returned: Season 1'
After returning to their homes in the Alps, several long-dead strangers find themselves unable to remember the details of their own demise. But the town undergoes significant change, too, as their loved ones adjust to the shock of having them back.
'Tyler Perry's Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor' (2013)
Jurnee Smollett, Lance Gross, Kim Kardashian, Vanessa Williams, Robbie Jones, Renée Taylor, Ella Joyce
Trouble arises when a marriage counselor's public and private lives clash when she gets involved with one of her clients, despite being married herself. The initial thrill of the affair soon gives way to deep regret.
'Dead Before Dawn' (2013)
Devon Bostick, Martha MacIsaac, Christopher Lloyd, Brandon Jay McLaren, Brittany Allen, Kyle Schmid
A horde of zombie demons, or zemons, is unleashed on the world after college kids unwittingly create an evil curse. This curse causes everyone whom they make eye contact with to turn into zemons. Now, they only have 24 hours to reverse the curse.
'Blue is the Warmest Color' (2013)
Léa Seydoux, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Salim Kechiouche, Mona Walravens, Jérémie Laheurte
Determined to fall in love, 15-year-old Adele is focused on boys. But it's a blue-haired girl she meets on the street who really piques her interest. Soon, Adele is exploring her desire for girls as she negotiates her way to becoming a woman.
'The Wait' (2013)
Jena Malone, Chloë Sevigny, Luke Grimes, Devon Gearhart, Michael O'Keefe, Josh Hamilton
Chloë Sevigny and Jena Malone play sisters struggling to cope with their mother's recent death in this Pacific Northwest-set supernatural drama. When a psychic predicts that the dearly departed will rise again, the sibs put off Mom's burial.
Thora Birch, Brittany Snow, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Christine Lahti, Michael Urie, Tobias Segal
Charlie Petunia hails from a family of neurotic New Yorkers and has sworn off sex. When he meets George, Charlie thinks he's finally found a guy worth breaking that pledge -- but their relationship hits a snag when Charlie learns George has a wife.
'Kickin' It: Season 3'
Located in a strip mall, the Bobby Wasabi Martial Arts Academy is in danger of closing -- until Sensei Rudy recruits Jack, the only student who can restore glory to the dojo and vanquish their bitter rivals.