Netflix movies and series: Absurd

42 movies and series in the absurd category


Caddyshack
A young caddy gets tangled in high jinks at an exclusive country club, while the assistant groundskeeper famously battles a pesky gopher.
5 January 2017 | Movie | 1980 | 97 minutes
Yoga Hosers
With an all-important high school party at stake, two teen yoga fanatics enlist a man hunter to help fight an army of monsters created by Nazis.
8 December 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 87 minutes
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Jackass 3.5: The Unrated Movie
3.90
This hilarious documentary finds the Jackass crew testing the limits of decorum with dangerous stuff they couldn't squeeze into the previous movie.
21 November 2016 | Movie | 2011 | 85 minutes
Encino Man
Two misfits find a long-frozen primeval man who, once thawed out, quickly becomes a wild card in the teens' already zany Southern California lives.
8 November 2016 | Movie | 1992 | 88 minutes
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Meet the Blacks
A black dad from Chicago with a recent influx of cash moves his family to Beverly Hills just before the city's annual purge, when all crime is legal.
8 November 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 93 minutes
They Are Everywhere
In counseling sessions with his therapist, preoccupied Yvan shares stories of anti-Semitism and what it's like to live as a Jew in modern France.
1 November 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 110 minutes
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No Men Beyond This Point
In a future where women reproduce without male assistance and only give birth to girls, a 37-year-old is the world's youngest man.
14 October 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 80 minutes
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Pacific Heat
In this animated satire, a covert squad of operatives short on smarts but long on confidence tackles crime on the glitzy Gold Coast of Australia.
14 October 2016 | Show | 2016
Crazyhead
Bowling alley worker Amy and nonconformist Raquel kick some serious demon butt while also facing their inner demons as they navigate their early 20s.
14 September 2016 | Show | 2016
Opening Night
The debut of a high school production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" is derailed by the presence of a B-list TV star and the author's vengeful ghost.
26 July 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 96 minutes
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Klappe Cowboy!
A self-proclaimed director goes to Berlin to make it big, but ends up in a racy shoot with a conceptual artist that turns into a creative wasp's nest.
4 July 2016 | Movie | 2012 | 83 minutes
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Spy Time
When his girlfriend dumps him for being a bore, a working stiff discovers that his father is a secret agent and a dangerous thug is targeting them.
1 June 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 92 minutes | Watch trailer
Lost In Hong Kong
A frustrated artist takes a family trip to Hong Kong with a covert plan to meet up with an old girlfriend, but gets mixed up in a murder.
10 May 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 113 minutes
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Santa Clarita Diet
They're ordinary husband and wife realtors until she undergoes a dramatic change that sends them down a road of death and destruction. In a good way.
1 April 2016 | Show | 2017
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It's Now or Never
When Eva and Alex decide to wed in England, where they met three years earlier, obstacles including a labor strike and a volcano keep them apart.
7 March 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 90 minutes
Hell and Back
When best friends break a blood oath, one of them is cast away to hell, and the other two must save him from the misfits of the underworld.
7 March 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 85 minutes | Watch trailer
Haters Back Off
Dive into the oddball family life of the confident yet untalented Miranda Sings as she sets out to conquer the world, one viral video at a time.
5 February 2016 | Show | 2016
Netflix Presents: The Characters
We asked eight up-and-coming comedians for their wildest sketch and improv routines -- and got a new comedy series unlike anything else.
5 February 2016 | Show | 2016
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Burnistoun
4.00
This sketch series focuses on the eccentric characters in a small Scottish town, including bumbling cops, "DJ Jesus" and a disgruntled serial killer.
17 December 2015 | Show | 2012
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A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence
3.50
On an unsuccessful business trip selling gag gifts, a pair of salesmen are the center of absurdist stories and running jokes about human existence.
6 November 2015 | Movie | 2014 | 100 minutes
Entertainment
2.57
An underdog failing at life learns that he's the son of a millionaire who leaves his fortune to his dog, prompting madcap murder plots and mayhem.
6 September 2015 | Movie | 2014 | 139 minutes
W/ Bob & David
After being dishonorably discharged from the Navy Seals, Bob and David are back serving our country the way they do best -- making sketch comedy.
14 August 2015 | Show | 2015
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Lady Dynamite
Comedian Maria Bamford stars in a series inspired by her own life. It's the sometimes surreal story of a woman who loses -- and then finds -- her s**t.
12 August 2015 | Show | 2016
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God of Cookery
3.29
After being exposed as a fraud, self-proclaimed "God of Cookery" Sik San sets out to perfect his craft and legitimately claim the title.
26 June 2015 | Movie | 1996 | 92 minutes
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The Cobbler
3.35
A weary shoe repairman becomes a hero -- and learns a few lessons -- when trying on his customers' shoes magically lets him step into their lives.
15 June 2015 | Movie | 2014 | 94 minutes
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First Period
2.90
The new girl and a social outcast decide their ticket to popularity is to win their high school talent show -- but the cool kids have other ideas.
18 May 2015 | Movie | 2013 | 97 minutes
Tip Top
2.50
Isabelle Huppert plays one of two lady detectives sent to investigate a rash of crimes in a provincial town -- much to the annoyance of the locals.
12 May 2015 | Movie | 2013 | 106 minutes
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Wet Hot American Summer
3.55
On the last day at Camp Firewood, everyone wants a final shot at action in this spoof on 1980s summer-camp camp from the creators of "The State."
1 May 2015 | Movie | 2001 | 97 minutes
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3rd Rock from the Sun
3.95
A team of aliens is sent to Earth to probe the idiosyncrasies of human civilization, which they then report back to their boss, the Giant Big Head.
15 March 2015 | Show | 1996
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The Umbilical Brothers: The Rehearsal
3.10
The outrageous comedy duo uses elements of multimedia, mime and audience participation in a show that takes viewers inside their creative process.
19 February 2015 | Movie | 2014 | 92 minutes
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