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by | August 2, 2019 | Comments

The latest movies, new Netflix series, and other new releases coming to the streaming giant this month include critically-acclaimed series — including Dear White People, which holds a coveted spot in our 100% Certified Fresh club; award-show favorite GLOW; and David Fincher’s Mindhunter, for example — returning this month.

Plus, Netflix offers up a prequel to Muppet mastermind Jim Henson‘s beloved 1982 film The Dark Crystal, a fantasy series risk that is sure to test the streaming giant’s dedication to the development of pricey prestige programming.

Read on if you’re looking for a worthy binge, starting with a few titles to look out for at the top.


Dear White People: Season 3 (2019) 90%

Description: As the students of Winchester embrace new creative challenges and romantic possibilities, a charismatic professor shakes up life on campus.

Premiere Date: Aug. 2, 2019

Derry Girls: Series 2 (2019) 97%

Description: Change may finally be coming to Northern Ireland. But the high school hardships of Erin and her friends show no signs of letting up.

Premiere Date: Aug. 2, 2019

GLOW: Season 3 (2019) 86%

Description: As the gang kicks off a run of shows in glamorous Las Vegas, power struggles, sexual tension and shifting priorities threaten their bond.

Premiere Date: Aug. 9, 2019

Mindhunter: Season 2 (2019) 99%

Description: The Behavioral Science Unit’s killer instincts move from theory into action when the FBI joins in a high-profile hunt for a serial child murderer.

Premiere Date: Aug. 16, 2019

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance: Season 1 (2019) 88%

Description: Return to the world of Thra with an all new adventure. When three Gelfling discover the horrifying secret behind the Skeksis’ power, they set out on an epic journey to ignite the fires of rebellion and save their world.

Premiere Date: Aug. 30, 2019

Available 8/1

Are We Done Yet? (2007) 8%
Boyka: Undisputed (Boyka: Undisputed IV) (2016)
Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994) 96%
Groundhog Day (1993) 96%
Horns (2014) 41%
Jackie Brown (1997) 87%
Jupiter Ascending (2015) 27%
Now and Then (1995) 32%
Panic Room (2002) 75%
Rocky (1976) 94%
Rocky II (1979) 71%
Rocky III (1982) 63%
Rocky IV (1985) 40%
Rocky V (1990) 29%
Sex and the City (2008) 50%
Something's Gotta Give (2003) 72%
The Bank Job (2008) 79%
The House Bunny (2008) 44%
The Sinner: Season 2 (2018) 97%
To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar (1995) 39%
Why Do Fools Fall In Love (1998) 52%

Available 8/2

Ask the StoryBots: Season 3 (2019)
Basketball or Nothing: Season 1 (2019)
Dear White People: Season 3 (2019) 90%
Derry Girls: Series 2 (2019) 97%
Otherhood (2019) 23%
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power: Season 3 (2019) 100%

Available 8/4

Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj: Volume 4 (2019)

Available 8/5

Enter the Anime (2019) 0%
No Good Nick: Season 2 (2019)

Available 8/6

Screwball (2019) 94%
Sebastian Maniscalco: Why Would You Do That

Available 8/8

Dollar: Season 1 (2019)
Jane the Virgin: Season 5 (2019) 100%
Judy Moody and the NOT Bummer Summer (2011) 21%
The Naked Director: Season 1 (2019)
Wu Assassins 83%

Available 8/9

Cable Girls
GLOW: Season 3 (2019) 86%
GLOW: Season 3 (2019) 86%
The InBESTigators: Season 1 (2019)
Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling (2019) 92%
Sintonia: Season 1 (2019)
Spirit Riding Free: Pony Tales
Tiny House Nation: Volume 1

Available 8/13

Knightfall: Season 2 (2019)
Tiffany Haddish Presents: They Ready: Season 1 (2019)

Available 8/14

The 100: Season 6 (2019) 100%

Available 8/15

Cannon Busters: Season 1 (2019) 100%

Available 8/16

45 rpm
Apache: The Life of Carlos Tevez: Season 1 (2019)
Better Than Us: Season 1 (2018) 100%
Diagnosis: Season 1 (2019) 100%
Green Frontier (Frontera verde): Season 1 (2019) 100%
Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus (2019) 100%
The Little Switzerland
Mindhunter: Season 2 (2019) 99%
QB1: Beyond the Lights: Season 3 (2019)
Selfless (2009)
Sextuplets (2019) 14%
Super Monsters Back to School
Victim Number 8: Season 1 (2019)

Available 8/17

The Punisher (2004) 29%

Available 8/20

Gangs of New York (2002) 73%
Simon Amstell: Set Free

Available 8/21

American Factory (2019) 96%
Hyperdrive: Season 1 (2019) 100%

Available 8/22

Love Alarm

Available 8/23

El Pepe: A Supreme Life (El Pepe, Una Vida Suprema) (2018) 100%
Hero Mask: Part II (2019)
Rust Valley Restorers

Available 8/27

Million Pound Menu: Season 2 (2019)
Trolls: The Beat Goes On! : Season 7

Available 8/28

Droppin' Cash: Los Angeles : Season 2

Available 8/29

Falling Inn Love
Workin' Moms: Season 3 (2019)

Available 8/30

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Carole & Tuesday
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance: Season 1 (2019) 88%
La Grande Classe
Mighty Little Bheem: Season 2 (2019)
Styling Hollywood
True and the Rainbow Kingdom: Wild Wild Yetis
Un bandido honrado

Available 8/31

Luo Bao Bei


Leaving 8/1/19

A Cinderella Story
A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song
Another Cinderella Story
Austin Powers in Goldmember
Beverly Hills Chihuahua
Chuggington: Season 1-5
Death in Paradise: Season 1-7
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Final Destination
Final Destination 2
Final Destination 3
Good Will Hunting
Gosford Park
Hairspray (1988)
Hairspray (2007)
Hot Fuzz
Just Friends
The Butterfly Effect
The Butterfly Effect 2
The Da Vinci Code
The Fifth Element
The Final Destination
The Hurt Locker
The Master
The Village
World War II in Colour
World War Two: 1941 and the Man of Steel: S1

Leaving 8/2

The Founder

Leaving 8/5

Mothers and Daughters
Slow TV: Collection

Leaving 8/6

Love, Rosie

Leaving 8/8

The Emoji Movie

Leaving 8/11

No Country for Old Men

Leaving 8/14

The Royals: Season 1

Leaving 8/15

World War Two: 1942 and Hitler’s Soft Underbelly: Season 1

Leaving 8/16

The 40-Year-Old Virgin

Leaving 8/20

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

Leaving 8/21

Beautiful Creatures

Leaving 8/28

Wind River

Leaving 8/30


Leaving 8/31

Straw Dogs

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