Netflix Releases: This week the ‘spin-off’ of a mythical series and an essential horror anime

‘Those wonderful 90’s’ and ‘Junji Ito Maniac: Japanese Tales of the Macabre’ stand out among the novelties that come to the platform.

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A new week begins, and Netflix is ​​once again your ally to enjoy your moments of leisure. One of the novelties that you can find in the extensive catalog of the platform is the fiction Those wonderful 90s, the long-awaited ‘spin-off’ of the unforgettable series from the late 90s and early 2000s, Those wonderful 70s.

Also, for anime lovers this week Junji Ito Maniac: Japanese Tales of the Macabre lands on Netflix, a compilation of chilling horror anthology stories.

We stop at the films section and highlight the premiere of JUNG_E, a science fiction film set in the 22nd century.

Below you can check the series and movies that premiere on Netflix from January 16 to 22.

NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES

That ’90s Show

This week comes to Netflix That wonderful ’90s, the fiction ‘spin-off’ sequel to That ’70s Show. On this occasion, the plot takes place in the mid-90s, and follows Leia Forman, the daughter of Eric and Donna, the protagonists of the original series. When summer arrives, Leia decides to go spend her vacations at the house of her grandparents, Kitty and Red. Once in her parents’ old neighborhood, the young woman befriends several boys and girls her age, with whom she will share confessions and new experiences in your grandparents’ basement. The same place that she saw her parents grow up.

Premiere: January 19

Junji Ito Maniac: Japanese Tales of the Macabre

Junji Ito Maniac: Japanese Tales of the Macabre is another of the new series that you can find this week in the Netflix catalog. Fiction is an anthology anime inspired by several horror manga stories written by Junji Ito, among them The Strange Hikizuri Siblings: The Seance, The Long Hair in the Attic Y Where the Sandman Lives.

Premiere: January 19

president by accident

The French comedy President by Accident will also be available on the platform starting this week. The series revolves around a monitor from a youth center in the suburbs of Paris, who by chance finds himself among the finalists in the French presidential elections. Despite his enthusiasm for presiding over the country, he cannot help but wonder if the citizens are prepared to have a black president.

Premiere: January 20

  • Pastry Squad – Season 2

Premiere: January 20

OTHER PREMIERE SERIES

Premiere: January 21st

NETFLIX ORIGINAL MOVIES

JUNG_E

Sang-Ho Yeon is the director of JUNG_E, Netflix’s new sci-fi movie. The plot takes place in the 22nd century. The Earth has become an uninhabitable place as a result of climate change, and humans have no choice but to live in a shelter. Due to the pressure that exists in this place, an unprecedented war is unleashed. In order to end the conflict and prevent an even greater massacre, Jung_E, the leader of the allied side, decides to undergo a dangerous brain cloning experiment.

Premiere: January 20

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