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Netflix Canada: What's Good In September?

09/16/2013 03:21 EDT
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Can't figure out what to watch on Netflix Canada?

HuffPost Canada and Netflix Canada have teamed up to provide you with our best suggestions for new arrivals, long-time favourites and titles coming soon. Stop shuffling aimlessly through Netflix's library, and just take our word for it.

We will update with new suggestions biweekly -- feel free to check back whenever you're at a loss.

Now Streaming/Coming In September:

Netflix Canada: What To Watch In September

Film Favourites

"Hitchcock"

Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren, Scarlett Johansson

"Hitchcock" is a love story about one of the most influential filmakers of all time, Alfred Hitchcock, and his wife/partner Alma Reville.

"Antz"

Cast: Woody Allen, Gene Hackman, Sharon Stone

In this animated hit, a neurotic worker ant in love with a rebellious princess rises to unlikely stardom when he switches places with a soldier.

"Fair Game"

Cast: Naomi Watts, Sean Penn, Sonya Davison

The identity of CIA operative Valerie Plame is leaked by the government as payback for an op-ed article her husband wrote for criticizing the Bush administration.

"The Trip"

Cast: Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon, Paul Popplewell

Steve Coogan has been asked to tour England’s finest restaurants, but after his girlfriend backs out on him he must take his best friend and source of eternal aggravation, Rob Brydon.

"The Way Back"

Cast: Jim Sturgess, Ed Harris

After narrowly escaping from a wretched World War II Siberian labor camp, a small band of multinational soldiers desperately undertakes a harrowing journey to traverse Siberia, the Gobi Desert and the Himalayas on foot.

"Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family"

Cast: Tyler Perry, Loretta Devine, Bow Wow

After learning that her niece Shirley is having health problems, Madea uses laughter and tough love to bring her family together to support each other when they need it the most.

"Failure to Launch"

Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Sarah Jessica Parker, Zooey Deschanel

In a desperate attempt to push their thirty-something son out of the nest, his frustrated parents hire a beautiful "relationship consultant."

"How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days"

Cast: Kate Hudson, Matthew McConaughey, Kathryn Hahn

A player bets his co-workers he can make a woman fall in love with him in just ten days. But he bets on the wrong girl -- a writer with her own agenda.

"Major League"

Cast: Tom Berenger, Charlie Sheen, Corbin Bernsen

With a roster of misfit players, a baseball team owner is banking on a losing season, but underestimates the motley crew's will to succeed.

TV Shows

"Tron: Uprising" (Season 1)

Cast: Elijah Wood, Tricia Helfer, Bruce Boxleitner

Inside the computer-generated alternate world of the Grid, young Beck is poised to become the next Tron, determined to free his friends from evil Clu. Training to fight and light cycle with Tron's guidance, Beck becomes the leader of a revolution.

"Skins" (Season 6) -- (Seasons 1-5 Currently Available)

Cast: Kaya Scodelario, Joe Dempsie, Mike Bailey

This incisive series centres on the tense lives of a group of teenagers as the friends and wannabe lovers weather their final two years of school.

"Derek" (Season 1)

Cast: Ricky Gervais, Karl Pilkington, Kerry Godliman

Ricky Gervais creates and stars in "Derek," a comedy-drama about a loyal nursing home caretaker who sees only the good in his quirky coworkers, as they struggle against prejudice and shrinking budgets to care for their elderly residents.

Kids & Family

"LEGO Atlantis"

Cast: Bruce Boxleitner, Jeff Bennett, Rachael MacFarlane

Samantha Rhodes, an archaeologist and professor of ancient languages, has discovered a map on the ocean floor that she believes leads to Atlantis. She gathers a top-notch salvage crew and boards the Neptune, a state-of-the-art submarine.

"Mako Mermaids: An H2O Adventure"

Cast: Nicholas Hamilton, Joe Davidson, Alex McTavish

This sequel to "H2O: Just Add Water" follows a boy named Zac who turns into a merman after falling into a magical Pool. Zac's new powers could spell trouble for the three young mermaids who guard Mako Island.

Documentaries

"Venus And Serena"

Cast: Michael Bloomberg, George Pataki, Chris Ward

This film looks at the relationship between these two tennis champions and how they’ve managed to dominate for over a decade by pushing the limits of longevity in such a demanding sport.

"Becoming Chaz"

Cast: Chaz Bono

This film looks at Chaz Bono’s journey as he undertakes gender reassignment to transcend into the person he always knew he should be.