Here’s What’s New on Netflix, Hulu and UPtv in April!

New On Netflix:
I AM LEGEND is a very scary, but literate, science fiction thriller about a brilliant scientist in New York City trying to find a cure for a mutated cancer cure that has turned all of the survivors but him into raving cannibal killers. Though too scary and violent for children and other sensitive moviegoers, I AM LEGEND is exhilarating, riveting, touching, profound, and redemptive…
SPY KIDS is a James Bond adventure for children, starring Antonio Banderas as a father of two children who used to be a spy, along with the mother. SPY KIDS is a very imaginative family movie for older children, with a strong family message…
New on Amazon Prime:
A QUIET PLACE takes psychological thrillers to a new level in an emotionally moving story of a family’s attempt to survive vicious creatures that hunt by sound. A QUIET PLACE has a surprising emotional core and several biblical themes of parenting, hope and sacrifice. Parents will relate to the husband and wife’s struggle to protect their children in such a dangerous world but shouldn’t bring young children along for the ride…
New on Hulu:

AKEELAH AND THE BEE

AKEELAH AND THE BEE is an inspiring, entertaining drama about an 11-year-old spelling bee champion who inspires almost everyone she meets. AKEELAH AND THE BEE is an extremely uplifting, heartfelt movie with strong moral messages, but it has some instances of PG-rated foul language…

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BEETHOVEN

The film BEETHOVEN is about a cute, cuddly St. Bernard puppy named Beethoven whose antics cause most of the Newton family to love him, but that gives the man of the house numerous bad moments…
Airing this Month – Sponsored by UPtv:

THE HEALER – UP Premiere Movie 

A young man discovers that he is the next in a long line of men in his family who have the power to heal. Trying to understand it and the new reality that it offers, a teenage girl with terminal cancer unexpectedly shows him the way…

Premieres Sunday, April 7 at 7 p.m. ET on UPtv

 

 

 

 

NEW LIFEUP Premiere Movie 

From the innocence of a childhood friendship through adolescent attraction, Ben and Ava have a beautiful life together, and their love grows stronger every day. When life takes a turn neither of them expect, their future and the life they planned will never be the same…

Premieres Easter Sunday, April 21, at 7 p.m. ET on UPtv

 

BRINGING UP BATES – UP Original Series

Led by devoted father Gil and his loving wife Kelly Jo, the Bates do everything in bulk while staying true to their values and rules for the family. In this special episode of the UPtv hit series Bringing Up Bates, it’s a mad rush as Gil, Erin, Carlin and Lawson attempt to make it to the hospital before Tori gives birth to baby Kade. After several weeks have passed, the entire family gathers at the Bates house so everyone can finally meet Kade in person and celebrate the Christmas holiday. During the festivities, Gil has an unexpected surprise for the family…but Josie has an even bigger surprise in store for her parents…

Thursday, April 11 at 9 p.m. ET

 

 

 

THE LIBRARIANS

Based on TNT’s hit movie franchise, The Librarians centers on an ancient organization dedicated to protecting an unknowing world from the secret, magical reality hidden all around. Rebecca Romijn, Christian Kane, Lindy Booth and John Harlan Kim star in the series as protectors of the world’s mystical treasures with Emmy® winner John Larroquette as their reluctant caretaker. The series features Noah Wyle as Flynn Carsen, the character made popular in the original TV movies. This group works together to solve impossible mysteries, fight supernatural threats and recover powerful artifacts from around the world…

Wednesdays at 8 and 9 p.m. ET on UPtvNew on Pure Flix:

This powerful drama tells the incredible true story of one family’s struggle to survive against impossible odds. During a trip to Thailand, Maria (Naomi Watts), Henry (Ewan McGregor), and their children must fight for their lives after a fierce tsunami begins wreaking havoc all around them. But even in the darkest hours, true-life terror is tempered by displays of courage and compassion…

In the Celtic church, we discover a group of heroes whose faith shook nations with the gospel of Christ during the Dark Ages. Discover their passion as we journey through Ireland, Scotland, and England to follow their footsteps, encounter their faith, and apply the lessons to our own lives…

Adam, a young musician, had the perfect life until one day everything changed. His father continues on a relentless path to save Adam’s soul as angels and demons are disguised as humans. This ancient spiritual war between good and evil will test their faith…

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After surviving a drunk driving accident that killed his pregnant wife and two kids, Chris Williams struggles to “just let go” and forgive the young man who caused it…

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A powerful move of God swept the clans like wildfire, setting ablaze entire nations for Christ. During the Dark Ages of 400-665 AD, the Celts spread the gospel of Christ through powerful preaching, signs and wonders, and even traveled to America 900 years before Christopher Columbus! Journey to Iona, Holy Island, and other historic locations to discover these ancient roots…

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