What’s Coming to Netflix in August 2022

Your rundown of everything coming to Netflix in August 2022.

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Welcome to your comprehensive look ahead at everything set to release on Netflix in the United States throughout the month of August 2022. We’ll cover all the new licensed and Netflix Original series and movies set to release throughout the month. 

We’ll be getting new release dates throughout the month of July for release on Netflix in the US in August 2022. We’ll be keeping this and our Netflix Original preview for the month updated every few days.

As always, where there are additions, there are also removals. So far, big removals for August 2022 include 30 Rock, dozens of movies and Friday Night Lights.

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Full List of What’s Coming to Netflix in August 2022

Games Coming to Netflix in August 2022

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  • Heads Up! – Party charades game.
  • Immortality – Interactive movie (originally scheduled for July 2022).
  • Rival Pirates – 3D pirate adventure.
  • Wild Things: Animal Adventure – Puzzle game.

For a deeper preview of the new games coming to Netflix in August 2022, check out our dedicated preview.

What’s Coming to Netflix Weekly in August 2022

  • Alchemy of Souls (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – New episodes on Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Cafe Minamdang (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – New episodes Mondays and Tuesdays.
  • Change Days (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – New episodes Thursdays.
  • No Regrets In Life (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – New episodes Saturdays.
  • Uncle From Another World (Season 1) Netflix Original Anime – New episodes Wednesdays.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 1st, 2022

Note: 45 releases came on August 1st.

  • 28 Days (2000) – Comedy starring Sandra Bullock.
  • 8 Mile (2002) – Eminem stars in this beloved drama about a young rapper trying to make it big.
  • Above the Rim (1994) – Sport drama from director Jef Pollack about a high school basketball stars frayed relationships with his brothers.
  • Battle: Los Angeles (2011) – Sony movie starring Aaron Eckhart about an alien invasion and one squads attempt to stop it.
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  • Big Tree City (Season 1) Netflix Original Kids – From British animation studio Blue-Zoo comes a new series following Major Prickles and his team trying to save the citizens of Big Tree City.
  • Bridget Jones’s Baby (2016) – Renee Zellweger returns to play Bridget Jones 15 years after the first movie.
  • Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001) – Rom-com about a woman determined to improve herself while she looks for love in a year in which she keeps a personal diary.
  • Constantine (2005) – Keanu Reeves stars in this Warner Bros movie about a supernatural exorcist.
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  • Dinner for Schmucks (2010) – Comedy starring Steve Carell and Paul Rudd.
  • Eyes Wide Shut (1999) -Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman feature in this mystery thriller.
  • Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986) – Cult-classic comedy.
  • Footloose (2011) – Reboot of the Kevin Bacon movie.
  • Hardcore Henry (2015) – Sharlto Copey stars in this action movie shot entirely in first person.
  • Legends of the Fall (1994) – War movie starring Anthony Hopkins and Brad Pitt.
  • Love & Basketball (2000) – Gina Prince-Bythewood writes and directs this sports romance movie.
  • Made of Honor (2008) – Rom-com about a guy in love with an engaged woman.
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  • Men in Black (1997) – The first Men in Black movie starring Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith.
  • Men in Black II (2002) – Agent Jay is sent to find Agent Kay and restore his memory after the re-appearance of a case from Kay’s past.
  • Men in Black 3 (2012) – The third and final entry in the Men in Black trilogy starring Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones and Josh Brolin.
  • Miss Congeniality (2000) – Sandra Bullock stars in this action comedy about an FBI agent going undercover.
  • Monster-in-Law (2005) – Rom-com starring Jane Fonda and Jennifer Lopez.
  • No Strings Attached (2011) – Rom-com starring Natalie Portman and Ashton Kutcher.
  • Pawn Stars (Season 13) – Reality series.
  • Polly Pocket (Season 6) – Kids animated series.
  • She’s Funny That Way (2015) – Owen Wilson stars in this romantic comedy about a Broadway director getting himself in a predicament.
  • Space Jam (1996) – The original Micheal Jordan Warner Bros. movie.
  • Spider-Man (2002) – The first Sam Raimi Spider-man movie where Spidey faces off against the Green Goblin.
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  • Spider-Man 2 (2004) – Tobey Maguire’s second entry in his Spider-man trilogy. He faces off against Doctor Octopus.
  • Spider-Man 3 (2007) – The third and final entry in the Sam Raimi trilogy.
  • The Age of Adaline (2015) – Blake Lively stars in this fantasy romance about a young woman who learns she will live forever, which complicates her love.

  • The Town (2010) – Ben Affleck action thriller.
  • Top Gear (Seasons 29-30) – British motoring show.
  • Tower Heist (2011) -All-star cast comes together for this heist comedy. Eddie Murphy, Ben Stiller, and Casey Affleck star.
  • Woman in Gold (2015) – Biopic on Maria Altmann.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 2nd

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  • Flight (2012) – Robert Zemeckis directs this thriller about an airline pilot who manages to save all the passengers in his malfunctioning plane.
  • Ricardo Quevedo: Tomorrow Will Be Worse (2022) Netflix Original Stand-up Special

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 3rd

  • Buba (2022) Netflix Original Film – German movie that’s a spin-off to How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast).
  • Don’t Blame Karma! (2022) Netflix Original Film – Spanish romantic comedy.
  • Endless Night (Season 1) – Belgian fantasy series about a 17-year-old who joins a group of teenagers taking a drug that allows them to dream while awake.
  • Good Morning, Verônica (Season 2) Netflix Original Series – Portuguese crime drama series.
  • Shaka Inkosi YamaKhosi – Animated short from South Africa about the legendary king Shaka Zulu and his empire.
  • Trainwreck: Woodstock ’99 (2022) Netflix Original Documentary – Looks back at the disaster that was the Woodstock 1999 musical festival. Previously known as Clusterf**k: Woodstock ’99

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 4th

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  • KAKEGURUI TWIN (Season 1) Netflix Original Anime – Kaori Makita directs this new series telling the story of Mary Saotome’s gambling feats one year before Yumeko Jabami transferred to her school.
  • Lady Tamara (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Spanish-language reality series.
  • Never Give Up (Season 1) – New Episodes Weekly – Korean comedy series about a young entrepreneur finding an unlikely partner.
  • Super Giant Brothers (Season 1) Netflix Original Family – Animation series about robots and their inventor defending the Earth from space monsters.
  • Wedding Season (2022) Netflix Original Film – Pallavi Sharda and Suraj Sharma stars in this new romantic comedy.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 5th

  • Carter (2022) Netflix Original FilmKorean-language action movie.
  • Darlings (2022) Netflix Original Film – Hindi-language romance movie.
  • Lockdown – Nollywood drama set during the onset of a pandemic in Nigeria.
  • Nairobby –  Nollywood movie.
  • Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie (2022) Netflix Original Kids – From Nickelodeon comes a feature film on the ROTMNT franchise.
  • Skyfall (2012) – Daniel Craig’s third outing as 007.
  • Team Zenko Go (Season 2) Netflix Original Kids – Animated kids series.
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  • The Informer (2019) – Action crime thriller from Andrea Di Stefano. Starring Joel Kinnaman and Rosamund Pike.
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  • The Sandman (Season 1) Netflix Original – The world-renowned comics from Neil Gaiman come to life on screen with this live-action series.
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  • Uncharted (2022) – Tom Holland’s action movie based on the video game may finally hit Netflix after being delayed to August 19th and then pulled up to August 5th.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 6th

  • Reclaim (2022) Netflix Original Film – Taiwanese comedy.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 7th

  • Happy Birthday: Ritesh Rana’s Party (2022) – SVOD premiere of the Indian action movie.
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  • Riverdale (Season 6) – The latest season of The CW’s Archie comic adaptation.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 8th

  • Code Name: Emperor (2022) Netflix Original Film – Spanish movie about an intelligence agent who is tasked with incriminating a politician.
  • Team Zenko Go (Season 2) Netflix Original Kids – Animated series.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 9th

  • I Just Killed My Dad (2022) Netflix Original Documentary – From the director of Girl in the Picture comes a new doc on the Templet family.
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  • The Nice Guys (2016) – Action comedy starring Russell Crowe and Ryan Gosling set in 1970s Los Angeles. Follows a pair of investigators uncovering a dark case.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 10th

  • Bank Robbers: The Last Great Heist (2022) Netflix Original Movie – Argentinian crime documentary.
  • Heartsong (2022) Netflix Original Film – Turkish romance.
  • Indian Matchmaking (Season 2) Netflix Original Series – Reality series.
  • Instant Dream Home (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Reality series hosted by Danielle Brooks.
  • Iron Chef Brazil (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Brazillian spin-off of the new reality cooking show.
  • Locke & Key (Season 3) Netflix Original Series – Final season of Netflix’s fantasy series based on the comics by Joe Hill.

  • Office Invasion – South African sci-fi movie about three best friends who need to save their mining company from evil aliens.
  • School Tales The Series (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Thai anthology horror series.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 11th

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  • Dope (2015) – Rick Famuyiwa directs this comedy crime movie about a geek who is surviving in a tough neighborhood.
  • Dota: Dragon’s Blood (Book 3) Netflix Original Anime – The third season based on the Valve MOBA.
  • Pakka Commercial (2022) – SVOD premiere of this action comedy from India written and directed by Maruthi Dasari.
  • Stay on Board: The Leo Baker Story (2022) Netflix Original Documentary – Documentary on competitive skateboarding icon Leo Baker.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 12th

  • 13: The Musical (2022) Netflix Original Film – After his parents’ divorce, Evan Goldman (Eli Golden) moves from NYC to small-town Indiana. As his 13th birthday nears, he must master the complex social circles of his new school and win friends by turning his Bar Mitzvah into the coolest party ever.
  • A Model Family (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Korean thriller series about an ordinary man on the brink of bankruptcy and divorce stumbling across money.
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  • Day Shift (2022) Netflix Original Film – Jamie Foxx stars alongside Snoop Dogg and Dave Franco in this vampire movie where Foxx stars as a vampire killer while under the guise of a cleaner.
  • Never Have I Ever (Season 3) Netflix Original Series – The third season of Netflix’s coming-of-age series headlined by Maitreyi Ramakrishnan.
  • Shabaash Mithu (2022) – Indian cricket drama.
  • The Razz Guy (2021) – Nollywood movie.
  • The Throne – South African drama movie.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 13th

  • A Chinese Odyssey Part One: Pandora’s Box (1995) – Martial arts movie based on a book.
  • A Chinese Odyssey Part Two: Cinderella (1995) – Hong Kong martial arts movie.
  • Nikamma (2022) – Indian movie about a man and his new sister-in-law putting aside their differences when they find themselves in a brutal, lawless town.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 14th

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  • A Clean Sweep (Season 1 – New Episodes Weekly) – Korean reality competition series about amateur baseball players going up against the pros.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 15th

  • Ancient Aliens (Season 4) – Reality series.
  • Deepa & Anoop (Season 1) Netflix Original Kids – Joined by her color-changing pet elephant, a joyful little girl creates music, merriment and mischief at her Indian family’s Mango Manor hotel.
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  • Learn to Swim (2021) – Two contemporary jazz musicians develop a stormy and tragic romance. Comes from Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY label and is a film by Thyrone Tommy.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 16th

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  • Endless Love (2014) – A privileged girl and a charismatic boy’s instant desire sparks a love affair made only more reckless by parents trying to keep them apart.
  • Tim Dillon: A Real Hero (2022) Netflix Original Stand-up Special
  • Untold: The Girlfriend Who Didn’t Exist (2022) Netflix Original Documentary – Sports documentary on NFL star Manti Te’o.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 17th

  • High Heat (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Mexican series created by José Ignacio Valenzuela.
  • Junior Baking Show (Season 6) Netflix Original Kids – Reality series that sees young bakers wowing judges making cakes and biscuits.
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  • Look Both Ways (2022) Netflix Original Film – Previously known as Plus/Minus, this movie stars Lili Reinhart who plays a character who gets to see her future play out in two timelines.
  • Royalteen (2022) Netflix Original Film – Norweigen romance movie.
  • Unsuspicious (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Brazillian mystery series.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 18th

  • He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (Season 3) Netflix Original Kids – The next installment of the animated series.
  • Inside the Mind of a Cat (2022) Netflix Original Documentary – Cat experts dive into the feline’s mind.
  • Tekken: Bloodline (Season 1) Netflix Original Anime – Based on the popular video game.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 19th

  • Echoes (Limited Series) Netflix Original Series – Identical twins Leni and Gina have secretly switched places for years. But when one sister disappears, both of their lives start to fall apart.
  • Glow Up (Season 4) Netflix Original Series – Reality competition series.
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  • Kleo (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – German crime series set after the fall of the Berlin Wall about a former spy embarking on revenge.
  • The Assistant (2022) – Malaysian action-thriller movie.
  • The Cuphead Show! (Season 2) Netflix Original Family – The penultimate season of Netflix’s kids animated show.
  • The Girl in the Mirror (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Spanish-language supernatural drama.
  • The Next 365 Days (2022) Netflix Original Film – Polish erotic thriller movie. The third entry in the film series.
  • You Can Do It Dear! – Turkish documentary.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 20th

  • Fullmetal Alchemist The Revenge of Scar (2022) Netflix Original Film – One of two Fullmetal Alchemist movies coming to Netflix exclusively.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 21st

  • A Cowgirl’s Song (2022) – Family music drama about an aspiring teen singer.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 23rd

  • Chad and JT Go Deep (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Variety comedy series about three men taking to the streets of Southern California to spread awareness on important issues.
  • Nightmare of the Wolf: Bestiary (2022) Netflix Original Documentary – A look at the monsters in Netflix’s anime movie, The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf.
  • The Witcher: Season 2 Bestiary (2022) Netflix Original Documentary – Documentary on the beasts found in The Witcher season 2.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 24th

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  • Lost Ollie (Limited Series) Netflix Original Series – New family limited series from Shannon Tindle. About a lost toy trying to find his owner.
  • Mo (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Comedy series from A24 and starring Mo Amer and Farah Bsieso.
  • Queer Eye: Brazil (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – New spin-off series to the makeover reality series.
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  • Running with the Devil: The Wild World of John McAfee (2022) Netflix Original Documentary – Through raw, revealing footage and interviews with fugitive tech pioneer John McAfee, this documentary uncovers new layers of his wild years on the run.
  • Selling the OC (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Reality series spin-off.
  • Superbros (Multiple Seasons) – Australian comedy series about a suburban Australian teen and his best friend getting up to no good. Based on a YouTube sketch series.
  • The K.E.OP/S System – Argentinian action comedy.
  • Under Fire (Season 1) Netflix Original Series At East Bank Station, a close-knit team of firefighters must balance a dangerous, high-stress job, personal challenges and professional setbacks.
  • Watch Out, We’re Mad (2022) Netflix Original Film – Italian reboot of the 1970s movie.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 25th

  • Angry Birds: Summer Madness (Season 3) Netflix Original Kids – Animated kids series.
  • History 101 (Season 2) Netflix Original Series – Docu-series psychedelic drugs, weaponized lasers, and even bottled water.
  • Rilakkuma’s Theme Park Adventure (Season 1) Netflix Original Anime – Slice-of-life anime series about Rilakkuma, Korilakkuma, Kiiroitori, and Kaoru going to play in an amusement park that is about to close.
  • That’s Amor (2022) Netflix Original Film – After her job and relationship implode on the same day, Sofia starts from scratch — and meets a dashing Spanish chef who might be her missing ingredient.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 26th

  • Delhi Crime (Season 2) Netflix Original Series – Drama series from India.
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  • Disobedience (2017) – Romanced based on the novel by Naomi Alderman.
  • Drive Hard: The Maloof Way (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Reality series where Sammy Maloof build the world’s baddest cars.
  • Loving Adults (2022) Netflix Original Film – Danish crime-thriller based on a book.
  • Ludik (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – South African series.
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  • Me Time (2022) Netflix Original Film – Mark Wahlberg, Regina Hall, and Kevin Hart star in this comedy about a stay-at-home Dad who gets to have a weekend of thrills when his old buddy connects.
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  • Partner Track (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – A 1st generation Korean American and the first lawyer in her family, experiences the trials and tribulations of excelling at the prestigious law firm, Parsons Valentine.
  • Seoul Vibe (2022) Netflix Original FilmKorean action movie.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 29th

  • Under Her Control (2022) Netflix Original Film – Spanish language movie.
  • Mighty Express (Season 7) Netflix Original Kids – Animated series.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 30th

  • I AM A KILLER (Season 3) Netflix Original Documentary – Docu-series looking into some of the most notorious inmates.
  • Untold: Operation Flagrant Foul (2022) Netflix Original Documentary – Sports documentary about a former disgraced NBA referee Tim Donaghy.

What’s Coming to Netflix on August 31st

  • Club América vs Club América (Limited Series) Netflix Original Documentary – Looking into the most controversial football in Mexico.
  • Family Secrets (Season 1) Netflix Original Series – Polish series about a couple’s wedding day threatens to turn disastrous when they begin to unravel a web of secrets.
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  • I Came By (2022) Netflix Original Film – Babak Anvari writes and directs this British movie about a rebellious young graffiti artist targets the homes of London’s wealthy elite.

What will you be watching on Netflix in August 2022? Let us know in the comments down below.

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Founder of What's on Netflix, Kasey has been tracking the comings and goings of the Netflix library for over a decade. Covering everything from new movies, series and games from around the world, Kasey is in charge of covering breaking news, covering all the new additions now available on Netflix and what's coming next.