New releases and recommendations for January 28

There’s no cure for Monday, but Roku can help. Put your feet up and ease into the week with our lineup of new releases – we’ve got everything you need to stream your cares away.

Amazon Instant Video New Releases:

  • The Paperboy- A reporter returns to his Florida hometown to investigate a case involving a death row inmate. (2013)
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower- In this adaptation of Stephen Chbosky’s best-selling novel, a lonely freshman falls under the spell of a free-spirited girl and her fearless stepbrother. Available for purchase. (2012)
  • The Imposter- The gripping true story of a Texan boy who went missing in 1994 and was miraculously found three and a half years later, thousands of miles away in southern Spain. (2012)

Amazon Prime Instant Video New Releases:

  • In the Electric Mist- While investigating a series of grisly murders, veteran detective Dave Robicheaux (Tommy Lee Jones) navigates his way through the Louisiana bayou and the dark, sultry world of New Orleans mobsters. (2007)
  • How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days- Kate Hudson and Matthew McConaughey square off in a hilarious, light-hearted romantic comedy. (2003)
  • Sliding Doors- Gwyneth Paltrow shines in a British romantic comedy-drama that contemplates the road not taken. (1998)

Hulu Plus New Releases:

  • Nikita: Aftermath- Nikita and Owen face off against a rogue “cleaner” named Liam, while Michael takes a new position at Division. (2013)
  • Bob’s Burgers: Broadcast Wagstaff School News- Tina is on a mission to unmask the middle school “mad pooper.” (2013)
  • New Girl: Pepperwood- Nick is suspicious of one of Jess’s night school students (2013)

Netflix New Releases:

  • The Giant Mechanical Man- Out of work and living with her sister, a young woman finds a kindred spirit in a similarly aimless street performer. (2012)
  • For Greater Glory- Andy Garcia stars in an old-fashioned epic about the Cristero War, a bitter 20th-century conflict between Roman Catholics and the anticlerical Mexican government. (2012)
  • Kahaani (subtitled)- Pregnant and alone in the city of Kolkata, a woman begins a relentless search for her missing husband, only to find that nothing is what it seems. (2012)

Crackle New Releases:

  • Chloe- Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore, and Amanda Seyfried turn the heat up with lustful, mistrustful alchemy. (2010)
  • The Deal- Penelope Ann Miller goes dark and seeks revenge on her family’s killers in this European thriller. (2006)
  • The Blackout- Thespian debauchery takes center stage in a pitch-black drama featuring the ever-intense Dennis Hopper. (1997)


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  • Andy

    Thanks for the post! It’s really nice to see some of the new releases from multiple sites grouped together like this.