Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Tuesday July 07, 2015

Netflix Kicks Off Original Film Initiative October 16th

The first of four Netflix original movies will air on October 16th. The other three movies, one from Adam Sandler, will air on or before March 2016.

Netflix announced today the rollout of its original film initiative with Beasts of No Nation, the powerful new film written and directed by Emmy Award winner Cary Fukunaga (True Detective, Sin Nombre) and starring Golden Globeآ® winner Idris Elba (Luther, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom) that will debut Friday, October 16, 2015 worldwide on Netflix, in all territories where the world’s leading Internet TV network is available, and on the same day in select U.S. theaters. U.S. film distribution company Bleecker Street will partner with Netflix to distribute the film to theaters.