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Every month, Netflix Canada adds a new batch of movies and TV shows to its library. Here are the titles we think are most interesting for February, broken down by release date. Netflix occasionally changes schedules without giving notice. (Unfortunately, streaming information provided in our Watchlist listings applies only to viewers in the United States.)
As part of the wave of innovative Chicago fine-dining destinations, chef Jake Bickelhaupt’s 42 Grams picked up two Michelin stars within a year of opening, in part because of its uniquely intimate setting and ever-evolving menu. With Bickelhaupt’s wife, Alexa, running the front of the house, the two entered into a successful partnership that nonetheless buckled under the combined stresses of their personal and professional lives. “42 Grams” offers up the eye candy of a typical foodie doc, but it also witnesses the volatility and ego that sabotage their dreams.