What’s Hot on Netflix This Week (July 24th, 2019)

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Stranger Things season 3 tops the what’s hot list again

Welcome to your weekly look at what’s popular on Netflix around the world using several data points including from Netflix itself. Once again, Stranger Things remains dominant by most metrics but newcomers are also breaking into the top 10s. 

We’re currently working on getting some more data points to add to this article which can provide even more insights into what’s currently popular on Netflix right now.

Now let’s move onto the most popular new releases on Netflix over the past 7 days.

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What’s Popular on Netflix UK This Week

Every week, Netflix UK releases a top 10 list of the biggest new titles on Netflix. It does so via a Tweet which we then embed below for your convenience.

Last week, Netflix’s investor call said Netflix was continuing to assess the popularity of its popularity lists and did not announce any more

Notably, Stranger Things season 3 sits at the top of the list for the third week in a row. Money Heist just broke onto the list with its third season release on Friday. Will Orange is the New Black manage to knock Stranger Things S3 next week? We’ll soon find out.

  1. Stranger Things
  2. Secret Obsession
  3. After
  4. A Simple Favor
  5. Jane The Virgin
  6. Mile 22
  7. Derry Girls
  8. Point Blank
  9. Queer Eye
  10. Money Heist

TVTime The Binge Report

Although Money Heist didn’t knock Stranger Things off the UK list, it did top the TVTime tracking app top 10 list. Stranger Things gets knocked down to number 2 whereas the long-reigning series Lucifer gets knocked down to number 3.

The reason Money Heist likely topped this list is because of the app’s global usage.

Note: The binge report covers the dates between July 15th to 21st. 

  1. Money Heist
  2. Stranger Things
  3. Lucifer
  4. Friends
  5. Glee
  6. The Big Bang Theory*
  7. Dark
  8. The 100
  9. Brooklyn Nine-Nine*
  10. Grey’s Anatomy

Any title marked with * is available on Netflix but not in the United States.

What’s on Netflix Most Popular List

We continue to collect the most popular titles from our what’s new on Netflix. It helps you see what people are clicking on from our new releases section. Although the data carries some flaws, it should give you some idea of what’s popular on our site this week.

Popular New Releases – Last 7 Days

  1. Secret Obsession
  2. Inglorious Basterds
  3. Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee
  4. Short Term 12
  5. Money Heist
  6. Type Writer
  7. Eurovision Song Contest
  8. Iron Cowboy: The Story of the 50.50.50
  9. Sexy Central
  10. The Competition

Popular New Releases – Last 30 Days

  1. Mary Poppins Returns
  2. Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse
  3. In the Dark
  4. Staged Killer
  5. Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore
  6. Daniel Sosa: Maleducado
  7. Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein
  8. The Golem
  9. History’s Greatest Hoaxes
  10. The Last Czars


IMDb continues to be the world’s biggest movie database and it scores titles on popularity in an index known as the Movie Meter.

We’ve excluded some titles which are available internationally on Netflix such as Suits and After.

  1. Stranger Things (rank #1)
  2. Money Heist (ranks #12)
  3. Dark (ranks #15)
  4. Black Mirror (ranks #21)
  5. The Witcher (ranks #23)
  6. Point Blank (ranks #27
  7. Secret Obsession (ranks #30)
  8. Peaky Blinders (ranks #33)
  9. Lucifer (ranks #36)
  10. The 100 (ranks #39)

What are you watching on Netflix this week? Let us know in the comments down below.

What’s Hot on Netflix This Week (July 24th, 2019)

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Founder and webmaster of What's on Netflix. Based in Norwich in the United Kingdom, Kasey has been tracking the comings and goings of the Netflix library for a decade having started the site in 2013. Contact: [email protected]