Coming to Netflix This Week (October 1st- October 7th)

Season 2 of ‘Big Mouth’ premieres October 5th.

Happy weekend, streamers! This coming week sees the addition of a lot of new titles. Take a quick break from relaxing to check out what’s coming to Netflix over the next several days.

Happy Sunday. You have a lot to look over this week! This week brings a new month and with that, you’ll see a big list of renewed and returning titles hitting Netflix on October 1st. Because of the volume, we won’t be going through all of those. We’ll hit a highlight or two 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 October list. You can check the What’s New on Netflix page on October 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.

Once again this week we see the addition of quite a few Netflix Originals, including a new season of a very popular series. The month also includes a ton of great October watching including scary classics and new Original series. For spooky titles hitting the service check out our list of Horror Movies and Series arriving soon and Netflix Originals coming in October.

Here’s a preview of the next 7 days.

Academy Award-winner ‘Mystic River’ arrives October 1st.


The Shining (1980)

Arriving October 1st

Jack Nicholson stars in the Stanley Kubrick classic as an author who slowly loses his mind over the course of a winter.


The Green Mile (1999)

Arriving October 1st

Tom Hanks stars in this Oscar nominated-movie as a death row prison guard who forms a special connection with a very unusual inmate.


Joe Rogan: Strange Times Netflix Original

Arriving October 2nd

Outspoken as ever, comedian Joe Rogan takes on politics, pro wrestling, pot laws, and more.


Monty Python: The Meaning of Live (2014)

Arriving October 2nd

A British documentary about a 10-day series of live performances featuring interviews with John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin as they perform on stage together for the first time in 34 years.


Monty Python’s Life of Brian (1979)

Arriving October 2nd

Born on the original Christmas in the stable next door to Jesus, Brian of Nazareth spends his life being mistaken for a messiah.


Truth or Dare (2017)

Arriving October 3rd

Eight college friends awaken an evil spirit that feeds on souls in a haunted house.


Creeped Out (Season 1)

Arriving October 4th

Different characters must navigate their way through the unexplained in this creepy British-Canadian series.


The Haunting of Molly Hartley (2008)

Arriving October 4th

On the eve of her 18th birthday, teenager Molly learns the horrifying truth about her devilish legacy in this horror thriller.


Violet Evergarden: Special: Extra Episode Netflix Original

Arriving October 4th

Popular anime series Violet Evergarden gets a special extra episode.


Big Mouth (Season 2) Netflix Original 

Arriving October 5th

The favorite lewd series is back for another season of hormone fueled misadventures.


Dancing Queen Netflix Original

Arriving October 5th

Alyssa Edwards rules the dance studio by day and the drag world by night in this new reality series.


Elite Netflix Original 

Arriving October 5th

Working-class students Samuel, Nadia, and Cristian enroll at Las Encinas, an exclusive private school in Spain, where a murder soon occurs.


Malevolent (2017)

Arriving October 5th

In order to save her siblings, a young woman takes on her father and a powerful entity who ensnares humans into diabolical plots.


Private Life Netflix Original

Arriving October 5th

A couple struggling to conceive finds a ray of hope in their visiting step-niece.


Super Monsters Save Halloween Netflix Original

Arriving October 5th

The Super Monsters use their powers to get their neighbors in the Halloween spirit.

‘Super Monsters Save Halloween’

Trailer Available on Netflix


Super Monsters (Season 2) Netflix Original 

Arriving October 5th

Preschool kids whose parents are the world’s most famous monster have special powers.


The Rise of Phoenixes Netflix Original 

Arriving October 5th

When a secret from the past comes forward, a woman must choose between avenging her family and the prince she loves.


YG Future Strategy Office Netflix Original 

Arriving October 5th

A K-pop star leading a bumbling staff in the mockumentary series.


Little Things (2016)

Arriving October 6th

A 20-something couple navigates the world of work, life, and relationships.

Cheryl Greenway

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.