A real-life ‘Squid Game’ competition is coming to Netflix

So naturally, the streamer is turning the series — known for starring a ginormous laser-eyed killer doll — into a reality show. Enter “Squid Game: The Challenge,” a new reality…

‘Norm Macdonald: Nothing Special:’ The comic says goodbye, with a little help from his friends, in a Netflix special

Netflix has packaged Macdonald’s performance, which runs a little over 50 minutes, with a half-hour discussion featuring six of his friends: Dave Chappelle, David Letterman, Adam Sandler, David Spade, Conan…

Bradley Cooper is unrecognizable as Leonard Bernstein in an upcoming Netflix biopic

He looks important but only vaguely familiar — like a long-lost uncle, or that old guy who plays chess every day in the park. It’s actor Bradley Cooper, under layers…

Netflix Adds Warning Card to ‘Stranger Things 4’ Premiere Following Uvalde School Shooting

“We filmed this season of ‘Stranger Things’ a year ago. But given the recent tragic shooting at a school in Texas, viewers may find the opening scene of episode 1…

‘Stranger Things’ review: The Duffer brothers stretch out the Netflix show’s run toward the finish line in more ways than one

After a near-three-year absence since Season 3, and with the kids looking conspicuously older and thus graduating into a different set of issues in a way that parallels the maturation…

Ricky Gervais draws backlash for jokes about transgender people in new Netflix special

The special, called “SuperNature,” debuted Tuesday on Netflix. A few minutes into the set, Gervais describes reading a comment from somebody calling him “as funny as a fart at a…

‘Our Father’ review: Netflix documentary urns a fertility doctor’s betrayal into a horror movie

Employing dramatic recreations in subtle but manipulative ways, the film methodically breaks down the actions of Dr. Donald Cline, an Indiana fertility specialist who lied to his patients by using…

Blood Sisters: Nigeria’s movie industry stars turn out for Netflix premiere

The theme of the premiere was ‘Red and Fugitive’ and Nollywood stars turned out in style to launch the series created by leading Nigerian production company EbonyLife Studios. Blood Sisters…

‘The Mystery of Marilyn Monroe: The Unheard Tapes’ review: Netflix revisits her life and death 60 years later

The recordings come courtesy of Anthony Summers , author of the 1985 book about Monroe, “Goddess.” The interviews include a wide range of those who crossed her path, offering the…

John Wayne Gacy Tapes Netflix review: ‘Conversations With a Killer’ lets the serial killer speak (actually, lie) from the great beyond

The problem with the new recordings, which were conducted by Gacy’s lawyers, is that Gacy seeks to deflect blame for everything, as he was known for doing. In a 1994…