The #1 movie of 2016, “Finding Dory,” makes it way to TDS TV® on Demand this month. We’ve also got some other great films heading your way, including the adult animated comedy “Sausage Party,” the drama “Indignation” and the comedy “War Dogs.”
New on TDS TV on Demand
Dory is back—and she’s as cute and adorable as ever. This time around she goes on her search for her parents. The outstanding voice cast includes Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, Ed O’Neill, Diane Keaton, Eugen Levy, Idres Elba and many others. Available November 15.
Smart, moving adaptation of Phillip Roth’s novel of the same name. Logan Lerman plays an idealistic working class Jewish student from New Jersey who discovers life’s many contradictions, challenges and heartaches when he falls for a young woman while attending a small conservative college in Ohio in the 1950s. Available November 8.
Wickedly funny, juvenile, crude and subversive, “Sausage Party” takes a critical look at the many taboos of society—sex, religion, racism—and turns things on its head. The film – about a hot dog that realizes that his lot in life is to be consumed and tossed away—is not for everyone due to its crudeness. But creator Seth Rogan (and the outstanding voice cast) have put together a very warped and very unique film. Be very, very aware that this film is NOT for children. Available November 8.
“War Dogs” is based on the true story of two young men who are awarded a $300 million contract to arm American allies in Afghanistan. Jonah Hill and Miles Teller play the friends who get in WAY over their head in this absurd (and insightful) comedy. Available November 15.
The twisted, irreverent animated adult comedy is back for its 12th season. “American Dad!” follows the life of CIA operative Stan Smith (voiced by Seth MacFarlane) and his attempts to bring order to his eccentric family. The show still holds up after all these years. Monday, November 7, TBS.
2016 SNL Election Special
SNL brings together some of the their best political skits in this prime-time special. From Bernie to Hillary to Trump, enjoy some of the funniest moments from the 2016 election season. Monday, November 7, NBC.
Now in its second season, “Superstore” has quietly been finding its footing as one of the more enjoyable sitcoms on the tube. The quirky show follows the lives of the employees of a big-box store. Wednesday, November 10, NBC.
The True Memoirs of an International Assassin
Kevin James stars as an author who is mistaken for the fictional hitman he writes about. It’s a fish-out-of-water action/comedy as James’ writer gets caught up in the world he always dreamed about. “The True Memoirs of an International Assassin” is available for streaming on Netflix beginning Friday, November 11.
This new documentary series chronicles U.S. Special Operations Forces missions in the global war on terror. The series takes a candid look at the men and women involved—with more than 90 accounts from U.S. Army Rangers, Green Berets, Marines and Navy SEALs. “The Warfighters” will debut with four episodes on Friday, November 11, on the History Channel.
The Killing Season
“The Killing Season” follows filmmakers Joshua Zeman and Rachel Mills as they investigate one of the most chilling unsolved serial killer cases of our time — ten dead sex workers discovered on Gilgo Beach, Long Island. The killings are the work of the Long Island Serial Killer, who remains at large. The series debuts with back-to-back episodes on Saturday, November 12, on A&E.
Ambitious, optimistic six-part mini-series depicting the first mission to Mars by human astronauts in the year 2033. The narrative sequences are intercut with interviews of some of today’s leading space exploration experts, including Neil deGrasse Tyson, Elon Musk and many others. Monday, November 14, National Geographic Channel.
Six-hour British drama about a lawyer whose career is threatened by her husband’s secret past—as well as a controversial case involving a death row inmate wrongly imprisoned for 20 years. Thursday, November 17, BBC America.
Netflix has renewed the long-running western-cop show “Longmire” for a sixth and final season. A 10-episode run will wrap the show in 2017.
The BBC will produce a limited run series based on J.K. Rowling’s best-selling “Comoran Strike” novels. The books focus on a handicapped army veteran turned private detective. Tom Burke will star as Strike, and Holliday Grainger will play his assistant.
Fox has renewed “The Simpsons” for a 29th and 30th season. The renewal will give the animated comedy 669 episodes—making it the longest running scripted show in history—passing “Gunsmoke.”
Finding Dory – Disney Enterprises, Inc./Pixar
American Dad! – TBS
Longmire – Netflix
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