December 2017 Streaming Originals Guide

by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 2 weeks ago

A selection of original streaming series and movies coming to Prime Video, Netflix, and Hulu.

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Louis Hofmann in Dark (2017)

"Dark" Season 1

Netflix, Dec. 1

A family saga with a supernatural twist, set in a German town, where the disappearance of two young children exposes the relationships among four families.

2
Aubrey Plaza in Easy (2016)

"Easy" Season 2

Netflix, Dec. 1

Intertwined groups of friends in Chicago fumble through the modern maze of love, sex, technology and culture.

3
Gerald Foos in Voyeur (2017)

Voyeur (2017) (Documentary)

Netflix, Dec. 1

Journalism icon Gay Talese reports on Gerald Foos, the Colorado motel who allegedly secretly watched his guests with the aid of specially designed ceiling vents, peering down from an "observation platform" he built in the motel's attic.

4
All Hail King Julien (2014)

"All Hail King Julien" Season 5

Netflix, Dec. 1

Animated misadventures of a hard-partying lemur and his wild friends in Madagascar.

5
A StoryBots Christmas (2017)

"A Storybots Christmas" (TV Movie)

Netflix, Dec. 1

When Bo mistakenly thinks that her friends don't like her gifts, she heads to the North Pole to ask Santa for help making better presents. She learns along the way that Christmas is about far more than just the toys.

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Craig Ferguson in Craig Ferguson: Tickle Fight (2017)

Craig Ferguson: Tickle Fight (2017)

Netflix, Dec. 5

Comedian and Emmy-winning television host Craig Ferguson brings his quick wit and offbeat humor to the stage as he returns with his second Netflix original one-hour stand-up special. Performing before a packed-house at Montreal's Ludger-Duvernay Theatre at the 2017 Just For Laughs Festival, Ferguson tackles topics including the challenges of growing a beard, his love of hating magicians, coming of age in the 70’s, social media angst, and sharing what he believes to be the oldest joke in the world.

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Jeffrey Donovan in Shut Eye (2016)

"Shut Eye" Season 2

Hulu, Dec. 6

As Season 2 begins, Charlie and Linda consider their options in the aftermath of the disastrous wedding between Drina and Li’l Tony and how to handle their precarious windfall. Fonso is called to a special meeting of the Roma Council while Simza copes with White Tony’s untimely death.

8
Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and Richard Hammond in The Grand Tour (2016)

"The Grand Tour" Season 2

Prime Video, Dec. 8

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May return for a new season of the world's greatest show about three middle-aged men rampaging around the world having unusual adventures, driving amazing cars, and engaging in a constant argument about which of them is the biggest idiot. Although it's also the only show that combines these things so the 'greatest' title is pretty much uncontested.

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El Camino Christmas (2017)

El Camino Christmas (2017)

Netflix, Dec. 8

When Eric Roth (Luke Grimes) goes on an impulsive journey to find the father he never knew, his search takes him to the remote desert town of El Camino, Nevada, where he's mistaken for a drug dealer by local, dim-witted law enforcement and winds up pinned down in a liquor store holdup with five other lost souls on Christmas Eve... one of which is his father.

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Matt Smith and Claire Foy in The Crown (2016)

"The Crown" Season 2

Netflix, Dec. 8

Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II's reign and the events that shaped the second half of the 20th century.

11
Jean-Claude Van Johnson (2016)

"Jean-Claude Van Johnson" Season 1

Prime Video, Dec. 15

Stars global martial arts and film sensation Jean-Claude Van Damme playing "Jean-Claude Van Damme," a global martial arts and film sensation, also operating under the simple alias of "Johnson" as the world's most dangerous undercover operative. Unhappily retired, a chance encounter lures him back into the game, forcing him to confront the greatest enemy he's ever faced.

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Sam Elliott, Debra Winger, Ashton Kutcher, and Danny Masterson in The Ranch (2016)

"The Ranch" Part 4

Netflix, Dec. 15

The son of a Colorado rancher returns home from a semi-pro football career to run the family business.

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Trollhunters (2016)

"Trollhunters Part 2"

Netflix, Dec. 15

An ordinary boy finds a magic amulet that turns him into the next Troll Hunter; the champion of both the hidden world of Trolls and his own.

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Peter Sarsgaard in Wormwood (2017)

Wormwood (2017)

Netflix, Dec. 15

A family story of one man's 60-year quest to identify the circumstances of his father's mysterious death. It is a journey that brings him face-to-face with some of the darkest secrets of the United States.

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Ultimate Beastmaster (2017)

"Ultimate Beastmaster" Season 2

Netflix, Dec. 15

Competitors from around the world run an obstacle course, where a select few will be crowned Beastmaster and compete against each other to be crowned Ultimate Beastmaster.

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Todd Barry in Todd Barry: Spicy Honey (2017)

Todd Barry: Spicy Honey (2017)

Netflix, Dec. 26

The deadpan comedian returns with his latest special.

17
Will Smith and Joel Edgerton in Bright (2017)

Bright

Netflix, Dec. 22

Set in a world where mystical creatures live side by side with humans. A human cop (Will Smith) is forced to work with an Orc (Joel Edgerton) to find a weapon everyone is prepared to kill for.

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Andrea Barber, Candace Cameron Bure, Dave Coulier, Lori Loughlin, and Jodie Sweetin in Fuller House (2016)

"Fuller House" Season 3, New Episodes

Netflix, Dec. 22

The "Full House" spinoff series continues.

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Eric McCormack, Patrick Gilmore, MacKenzie Porter, Reilly Dolman, Jared Abrahamson, and Nesta Cooper in Travelers (2016)

"Travelers" Season 2

Netflix, Dec. 26

They're from the future but living in our time. These seemingly ordinary people are secretly working to save us all from a tragic fate.

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Bill Nye in Bill Nye Saves the World (2017)

"Bill Nye in Bill Nye Saves the World" Season 2: Part 1

Netflix, Dec. 29

Bill Nye – the Emmy-nominated host, educator, engineer, and curator of curiosity – returns with his show that tackles topics from a scientific point of view, dispelling myths, and refuting anti-scientific claims.