KaBOOM! Big release of Netflix DVDs for April 8th-long list with descriptions

James

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Well kids. Netflix opened the dam and the DVDs are swimming upstream! Might there be something for you? Couple of drug related flicks. I guess they reflect our culture.

Homefront When ex-DEA agent Phil Broker is widowed, he moves with his 10-year-old daughter to a small town in pursuit of a quiet life, but he finds his dream destroyed by a murderous drug trafficker, Gator, and his gang of meth-making thugs.


In the Name of the King 3 A contract killer finds himself battling fire-breathing dragons and advancing armies when he's transported back to medieval times to reclaim a stolen kingdom in this fantasy action-adventure inspired by the Dungeon Siege video game series.


Barbie The Pearl Princess Barbie stars as Lumina, a mermaid who dreams of being a princess. As long as she can remember, she's had a magical power that makes pearls dance and glow! Lumina, and her best friend Kuda, a pink seahorse, embark on an adventure to a majestic mer-kingdom.


Back in the Day With his acting career failing to ignite, Jim Owens decides it's time to revisit his high school glory days and heads back for his 15-year reunion. With scores to settle and high jinks to be had, Jim fails to realize that others have moved on.


Best Night Ever With her sister and two friends in tow, bride-to-be Claire heads off for her bachelorette party in Las Vegas, where she has a rowdier time than she anticipated when the women's drunken adventures take them into new and raunchy territory.


Cavemen When womanizing Dean decides he wants more out of life than one-night stands, he tries to find true love -- and goes through a series of comically awful first dates. Meanwhile, his Neanderthal best friends supply plenty of terrible advice.


A Touch of Sin Weaving together four stories of people living in different Chinese provinces, this drama follows a miner protesting corruption, a migrant worker with a gun, a factory drone always drifting to a new job and a receptionist who's been assaulted.


August: Osage County When their father disappears, three strong-willed women return to their childhood home and to their equally strong-willed mother. As they search for their patriarch, the dysfunctional family members wind up facing difficult truths about themselves.


Everyday With her husband imprisoned on drug charges, young mother Karen tries to raise four kids alone in this documentary-style drama filmed over five years. As Karen awaits her husband's release, the trials of everyday life test her endurance.


Lizzie Borden Took an Ax In 19th-century tabloid journalism, few stories sold better than that of Lizzie Borden, who was tried in 1892 for axing her parents to death. This made-for-TV drama chronicles the scandal and enduring mystery of Lizzie's guilt or innocence.


Snake & Mongoose In the 1960s, drag racers Don "the Snake" Prudhomme and Tom "the Mongoose" McEwen were the biggest stars in a sport that was virtually unknown. It would take teamwork between these rivals and a canny corporate partner to put drag racing on the map.


The Book Thief Young Liesel steals books to teach herself to read, giving her refuge from the horrors of Nazi Germany and her cold foster parents. When not reading, she forms a bond with the Jewish man her adoptive family is hiding in their home.


Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones This spinoff from the spooky "Paranormal Activity" series relates the terrifying ordeal of a Latino family living in Southern California. When assailed by a horde of demons, the family must turn to their faith to escape with their souls intact.


Holy Ghost People Appalachian holy man Brother Billy demands total loyalty from his congregation of misfits in the Church of One Accord, and that's what he receives. When a young woman searching for her sister visits the church, she winds up facing her own dark past.


Nurse Abby Russell renders compassionate care as a nurse in her day job, but at night she dedicates herself to another set of values in this gory thriller. Targeting men who cheat on their wives, Abby practices her own lethal justice when the sun sets.


Out of the Furnace Working-class siblings Russell and Rodney Baze are desperate to flee the Rust Belt and find better lives.
But when a twist of fate lands Russell in jail, Rodney gets mixed up with a crime syndicate -- and their brotherly bond is soon put to the test.


Cocaine Cowboys Reloaded In the 1970s, Miami became the hub of international drug-smuggling operations that adopted advanced technology to increase their profits. This expanded version of the documentary spotlights the scene's major players with over an hour of interesting new footage.


I Am Divine Get an inside look at the captivating story of Divine, aka Harris Glenn Milstead, who grew up as a chubby bullied Baltimore kid and rose to become filmmaker John Waters's muse and an internationally celebrated drag superstar.



Murph: The Protector Medal of Honor recipient Michael Murphy is the focus of this documentary tribute, which charts his career as a Navy SEAL and his heroic death in 2005. The award recognized Murphy's valorous conduct in battle on the day he was killed by the Taliban.


Bastards Family troubles bring tanker captain Marco Silvestri back to Paris: His sister's husband has killed himself, and the family company is bankrupt. Holding sleazy tycoon Edouard Laporte responsible for their ruin, Marco devises a plan for vengence and mayhem.
 
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