5 exciting new sci-fi and fantasy films and series on Netflix

Fans of science fiction and fantasy will appreciate these good offerings from Netflix, either here already, or streaming soon.

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Netflix has some good news for subscribers and fans of science fiction and fantasy! Anyone who loves "Black Mirror" is getting some good news as the "Black Mirror: Bandersnatch" trailer dropped today [VIDEO].

In other good streaming news, there "Titans" Season 1, where a young programmer develops a video game and starts experiencing strange things. There's a whole load of rabbits threatened with death and fleeing their warren, already on Netflix. After a mysterious presence drives everyone to kill themselves, a woman and her two children try to get to safety. Then there's a young boy, raised by animals and confronting his human origins.

Check out the trailers below and happy streaming [VIDEO] on Netflix!

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'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch' - 28 December 2018

“Black Mirror” fans have been waiting impatiently for the next “instalment.” It has finally been confirmed that “Bandersnatch,” a full length “Black Mirror” feature, will start streaming on Netflix on Friday 28 December. Less than a day before it starts streaming, Netflix has released a teaser trailer. Set rather appropriately in 1984, we see a young video game programmer start to question reality and end by facing a “mind-mangling” (Netflix’s word) challenge.

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'Titans' Season 1 - 11 January 2019

"Titans" arrives with a vengeance after Dick Grayson, Batman's former partner, finds a group of troubled young heroes who need a mentor in fighting evil. Season 1 is coming on 11 January. The series stars Teagan Croft, Minka Kelly and Alan Ritchson.

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'Watership Down' - 23 December 2018

In case you missed this with all the Christmas feasting and such, the classic novel “Watership Down” by Richard Adams has arrived in the form of an animated film. In the story, a warren of rabbits is threatened and goes on a daring journey to find their new home. The animals are voiced by many greats, including Nicholas Hoult, James McAvoy, John Boyega, Ben Kingsley, Gemma Arterton, Daniel Kaluuya and Olivia Colman, among others.

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'Bird Box' - 21 December 2019

“Bird Box” started streaming on 21 December and is a full-length feature film starring Sandra Bullock, John Malkovich and Trevante Rhodes. An ominous presence has driven most people to suicide, but five years later, a survivor (Bullock) and her two children desperately try to find somewhere safe.

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'Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle' - Already streaming

“Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle” is adapted from “The Jungle Book” by Rudyard Kipling and tells the tale of an orphaned boy who is raised by animals, threatened by a terrifying tiger, and decides to seize his own destiny by confronting his own human origins. The film is voiced by such greats as Benedict Cumberbatch, Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett.

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