What’s Coming to Netflix This Week (October 21st – October 27th)

by @kasey__moore
Published on EST

Pictured: Bojack Horseman, Free Fire & Daybreak

It’s time to take a look at what’s headed to Netflix over the next 7 days where we cover all Netflix releases in the United States coming between October 21st and October 27th.

Let’s take you through a few of the highlights and then move onto the full list. Remember, we have the full list compared to the likes of BGR and LifeHacker who also post weekly lists.

Next week, we’ll be covering some of the brand new titles scheduled for November which should hopefully include the November 1st additions.

Free Fire (2017)

Type: Movie
Netflix Release Date:
Monday, October 21st

Our first pick of the week is also our movie highlight too. Starring Brie Larson who seems to be the ultimate marmite of the internet at the moment stars in this moody crime comedy set in Boston in 1978.

The movie is about a meeting that goes sour and turns into a game of survival. Reviews were generally kind with it sitting at a 63 on Metacritic and a 6.4 on IMDb.

The movie comes from A24 which have been a solid supplier of Netflix movies over the past few years.

Daybreak (Season 1) Netflix Original

Netflix Release Date: Thursday, October 24th

Releasing on Thursday (which is generally releases their B-tier content) is Daybreak, a new zombie teen series that could go one of two ways at this point.

The movie is about a post-apocalyptic world that’s about a man who’s searching for his missing girlfriend.

10 episodes are due out on Thursday.

Echo in the Canyon (2018)

Type: Documentary
Netflix Release Date: Thursday, October 24th

Also arriving on Netflix on Thursday is an excellent music documentary that features big names such as The Beach Boys, members from The Beatles, The Byrds, The Mamas and the Papas and more.

It takes a look at the roots of the historic music scene of Los Angeles’s Laurel Canyon.


The Untamed / Chen qing ling (Season 1)

Type: TV Series
Netflix Release Date: Friday, October 25th

Netflix has managed to secure the streaming rights for one of the biggest Chinese TV series for quite some time.

The epic fantasy sees warring clans, epic fight scenes and more. If you’re a fan of international fantasy series, do not miss this.

We’re not sure if all 50 episodes will be releasing or whether Netflix will split them up but by Friday, we’ll know.

Bojack Horseman (Season 6 – Part 1) Netflix Original

Type: TV Series
Netflix Release Date: Friday, October 25th

Our final highlight is the beginning of the end for Netflix’s longest-running animated show.

We’ll once again be following Bojack’s alcohol-infused adventures in Hollywood.

Full Preliminary List of What’s Coming to Netflix This Week

Coming to Netflix on October 21st

  • Free Fire (2017)

Coming to Netflix on October 22nd

  • Hunter’s Prayer (2017)
  • Jenny Slate: Stage Fright (2019) N
  • Yommedine

Coming to Netflix on October 23rd

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner (Season 1) N
  • Dancing with the Birds (2019) N
  • Master Z: The Ip Man Legacy (2018)

Coming to Netflix on October 24th

  • Daybreak (Season 1) N
  • Echo in the Canyon (2018)
  • Revenge of Pontianak (2019)

Coming to Netflix on October 25th

  • A Tale of Love and Darkness (2015)
  • Assimilate (2019)
  • Bojack Horseman (Season 6 – Part 1) N
  • Brigada Costa del Sol (Season 1) N
  • Brotherhood / Irmandade (Season 1) N
  • Consequences / Silsile (2014)
  • Dolemite Is My Name (2019) N
  • Drug Squad: Costa del Sol (Season 1)
  • Greenhouse Academy (Season 3) N
  • Interior Design Masters (Season 1) N
  • It Takes a Lunatic (2019) N
  • Moms at War
  • Monzón: A Knockout Blow
  • My Next Guest with David Letterman and Shah Rukh Khan (2019) N
  • Nailed it! France (Season 1) N
  • Nailed It! Spain (Season 1) N
  • Prank Encounters (Season 1) N
  • Rattlesnake (2019) N
  • The Awakening of Motti Wolkenbruch (2019) N
  • The Kominsky Method (Season 2) N
  • The Untamed (Season 1)

Coming to Netflix on October 26th

  • The Last Whistle (2019)

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

Kasey Moore

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Covering Netflix since 2013, Kasey has been tracking the comings and goings of the Netflix library for close to a decade. Resides in the United Kingdom.