The 15 best movies coming to Netflix in April
“A League of Their Own” (April 1)
This sports dramedy from Penny Marshall features fantastic performances by Geena Davis, Lori Petty, Rosie O’Donnell, and Madonna as the movie takes a fictionalized look at the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League that was created after World War II threatened to shut down Major League Baseball.
And then there’s that classic line Tom Hanks, who plays the manager of one of the teams, gives: “There’s no crying in baseball!”
“American Hustle” (April 1)
This crime movie from David O. Russell features an all-star cast including Christian Bale and Amy Adams who play two con artists who are enlisted by an FBI agent, played by Bradley Cooper, to set up a sting on a few corrupt politicians.
The movie also stars Jennifer Lawrence and Jeremy Renner.