Coming to Netflix This Week (July 30th – August 5th)

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There are a lot or Netflix Originals and award-winning movies headed your way this week on Netflix.

Happy weekend! This week brings a new month and with that, you’ll see a big list of renewed and returning titles. We won’t be going through all of those. We’ll hit a couple of highlights for the first and concentrate more on the rest of the week.

For the full lineup of what will be new on the first see the August list. You can check the What’s New on Netflix page on August 1st for an up to the minute list of all the new additions. We’ll also publish an article that day highlighting the best of the listings available. Here’s a preview of the next 7 days.

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Clerks arrives on Netflix August 1st.

A Very Secret Service (Season 2) Netflix Original Series

Arriving July 30th

At the height of the Cold War in 1960, André Merlaux joins the French Secret Service and contends with enemies both foreign and bureaucratic.

A Very Secret Service

Trailer Available on Netflix

Terrace House: Opening New Doors (Part 3) Netflix Original Series

Arriving July 31st

Opening New Doors is a Japanese reality television series in the Terrace House franchise set in Karuizawa of the Nagano prefecture in Japan.

The Aviator (2004)

Arriving August 1st

Billionaire and aviation tycoon Howard Hughe is a successful public figure, a director of big-budget Hollywood films, and a passionate lover of Hollywood leading ladies. He’s an aviation pioneer who helps build TWA into a major airline. But in private, Hughes remains tormented. The more powerful he becomes the more paranoid he becomes.


Million Dollar Baby (2004)

Arriving August 1st

A veteran boxing trainer keeps almost everyone at arm’s length, except his old friend and associate Eddie. When he reluctantly agrees to train a woman, the two form a close bond that will irrevocably change them both.

Emelie (2015)

Arriving August 2nd

A young boy tries to protect his two siblings when their new babysitter starts to reveal her psychotic nature.

Cocaine Coast Netflix Original

Arriving August 3rd

In 1980s Galicia, Spain, a young fisherman becomes a prosperous cocaine smuggler by providing Latin American suppliers with a European entry point.

Cocaine Coast

Trailer Available on Netflix

I Am A Killer Netflix Original Documentary

Arriving August 3rd

Death row inmates convicted of capital murder give a firsthand account of their crimes.

I Am A Killer

Trailer Available on Netflix

Like Father Netflix Original Film

Arriving August 3rd

Left at the altar, a young executive takes her Caribbean honeymoon cruise with the last person she ever expected — her estranged father.

Marching Orders Netflix Original Series

Arriving August 3rd

A top-ranked college marching band’s members fight to keep their spots, memorize routines, tend to their social lives — and slay the competition.

Marching Orders

Trailer Available on Netflix

On Children Netflix Original Series

Arriving August 4th

Stories that reveal a world of tragic consequences of peer pressure, oppression, and family dysfunction.

On Children

Trailer Available on Netflix

Paid in Full (2002)

Arriving August 5th

Three young friends become major players in the Harlem drug underworld, a violent business that will test their loyalty and wits as the money rolls in and the dangers grow beyond their control.

What are you looking forward to watching this week? Let us know in the comments.

Coming to Netflix This Week (July 30th – August 5th)

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Cheryl has written for What’s on Netflix for over three years. She’s a confessed streaming addict and also runs a Netflix based community on Facebook with over 10,000 users. Cheryl specializes in documentaries and covers weekly additions for the US in addition to breaking news stories. She is the Weekend Editor for What’s On Netflix. Cheryl resides in Virginia, USA.