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New Releases on Netflix for September 4th

There were no new titles added to Netflix for this day.

New Releases on Netflix for September 3rd

4 TV series added and 1 movie added.
Dive Club on Netflix
Netflix Original
Rating: TV-G
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.7/10
Dive Club (Season 1)

On the shores of Cape Mercy, a skillful group of teen divers investigate a series of secrets and signs after one of their own mysteriously goes missing.

Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Cast: Aubri Ibrag, Sana'a Shaik, Miah Madden, Mercy Cornwall, Georgia-May Davis, Ryan Harrison
Writer: Steve Jaggi
Runtime: 27 mins
Money Heiston Netflix
Netflix Original
Rating: TV-MA
Language: Spanish
IMDb Logo 8.3/10
Money Heist (Season 5 - Part 1)

Eight thieves take hostages and lock themselves in the Royal Mint of Spain as a criminal mastermind manipulates the police to carry out his plan.

Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery
Cast: Úrsula Corberó, Álvaro Morte, Itziar Ituño
Writer: Álex Pina
Runtime: 70 min
Awards: 29 wins & 35 nominations
Money Heist: From Tokyo to Berlin on Netflix
Netflix Original Documentary
Rating: TV-MA
Language: Spanish
Money Heist: From Tokyo to Berlin (Season 1)

The filmmakers and actors behind "Money Heist" characters like Tokyo and the Professor talk about the emotional artistic process of filming the series.

Genre: Documentary
Director: Luis Alfaro, Javier Gómez Santander
Runtime: 52 mins
Sharkdog on Netflix
Netflix Original
Rating: TV-Y7
Language: English
Sharkdog (Season 1)

Half shark, half dog with a big heart and a belly full of fish sticks! Together, Sharkdog and his human pal Max can take on any silly or messy adventure.

Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure
Cast: Liam Mitchell, Dee Bradley Baker, Grey Griffin, Josh McDermitt, Kari Wahlgren, Judy Alice Lee
Runtime: 7 min
Recommended
Worth on Netflix
Netflix Original
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.3/10
Metacritic Logo 68/100
Worth (2020)

In the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks, a lawyer faces an emotional reckoning as he attempts to put a dollar value on the lives lost. Based on real events.

Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Director: Sara Colangelo
Cast: Michael Keaton, Stanley Tucci, Amy Ryan
Writer: Max Borenstein
Runtime: 118 min

New Releases on Netflix for September 2nd

5 TV series added and 10 movies added.
Recommended
Afterlife of the Party on Netflix
Netflix Original
Rating: TV-PG
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.7/10
Afterlife of the Party (2021)

Cassie lives to party... until she dies in a freak accident. Now this social butterfly needs to right her wrongs on Earth if she wants to earn her wings.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Director: Stephen Herek
Cast: Victoria Justice, Adam Garcia, Midori Francis
Writer: Carrie Freedle
Runtime: 109 min
Awards: 1 win
An Unfinished Life on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 52%
Metacritic Logo 49/100
An Unfinished Life (2005)

A grieving widow and her daughter move in with her estranged father-in-law in Wyoming, where time allows them to heal and forgive.

Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Director: Lasse Hallström
Cast: Jennifer Lopez, Robert Redford, Morgan Freeman
Writer: Mark Spragg, Virginia Korus Spragg
Runtime: 108 min
Awards: 3 wins & 1 nomination
Anjaam on Netflix
Rating: TV-14
Language: Hindi
IMDb Logo 6.9/10
Anjaam (1994)

A wealthy industrialist's dangerous obsession with a flight attendant destroys her world, until she takes matters into her own hands to exact revenge.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Director: Rahul Rawail
Cast: Madhuri Dixit, Shah Rukh Khan, Tinnu Anand
Writer: Sutanu Gupta, Rumi Jaffery, Gautam Rajadhyaksha
Runtime: 170 min
Awards: 2 nominations
Recommended
Bright Star on Netflix
Rating: PG
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 82%
Metacritic Logo 81/100
Bright Star (2009)

This drama details the passionate three-year romance between Romantic poet John Keats -- who died tragically at age 25 -- and his great love and muse.

Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Director: Jane Campion
Cast: Abbie Cornish, Ben Whishaw, Paul Schneider
Writer: Jane Campion, Andrew Motion
Runtime: 119 min
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 16 wins & 54 nominations total
Dhanak on Netflix
Rating: TV-PG
Language: Hindi
IMDb Logo 7.9/10
Dhanak (2015)

A movie-loving 10-year-old and her blind little brother trek to meet Indian superstar Shah Rukh Khan for help in getting the boy an eye operation.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Director: Nagesh Kukunoor
Cast: Krrish Chhabria, Hetal Gada, Vipin Sharma
Writer: Nagesh Kukunoor
Runtime: 106 min
Awards: 3 wins & 3 nominations
Gurgaon on Netflix
Rating: TV-14
Language: Hindi
IMDb Logo 6.5/10
Gurgaon (2016)

When the daughter of a wealthy family returns from college, she gets a frosty welcome from her brother, who has problems -- and plans -- of his own.

Genre: Crime, Thriller
Director: Shanker Raman
Cast: Akshay Oberoi, Pankaj Tripathi, Aamir Bashir
Writer: Vipin Bhati, Shanker Raman, Sourabh Ratnu
Runtime: 107 min
Awards: 2 nominations
Here and Thereon Netflix
Rating: TV-MA
Language: Filipino
Here and There (2021)

After meeting through a heated exchange on social media, two people with different backgrounds begin an online romance in the midst of a pandemic.

Genre: Romance
Director: Jaime Habac Jr.
Cast: Victor Anastacio, Yesh Burce, Lotlot De Leon
Writer: Kristin Parreño Barrameda, Alex Gonzales
Runtime: 98 min
Heroes of Goo Jit Zu on Netflix
Rating: TV-Y7
Language: English
Heroes of Goo Jit Zu (Season 1)

After a meteor crash, a group of zoo animals transforms into squishy, gooey and stretchy superheroes with special powers and soon takes on evildoers.

Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Cast: Jon Allen, Kellen Goff, Joe Hernandez
Runtime: 12 mins
Hotel Del Luna on Netflix
Rating: TV-14
Language: Korean
IMDb Logo 8.2/10
Hotel Del Luna (Season 1)

When he's invited to manage a hotel for dead souls, an elite hotelier gets to know the establishment's ancient owner and her strange world.

Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Cast: Ji-eun Lee, Yeo Jin-gu, Shin Jeong-geun
Runtime: 80 min
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
In the Cut on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 33%
Metacritic Logo 46/100
In the Cut (2003)

After embarking on an affair with the cop probing the murder of a young woman, an insular schoolteacher suspects her lover was involved in the crime.

Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Director: Jane Campion
Cast: Meg Ryan, Mark Ruffalo, Jennifer Jason Leigh
Writer: Jane Campion, Susanna Moore, Stavros Kazantzidis
Runtime: 119 min
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Luv Kushh on Netflix
Rating: TV-Y7
Language: Hindi
Luv Kushh (Season 1)

Based on the last book of the epic Ramayana, this series follows the endeavors and adventures of Lord Rama's twin sons through their childhood.

Genre: Animation
Director: Rajiv Chilaka
Writer: Sonam Shekhawat
Runtime: 57 min
Pororo - The Little Penguin on Netflix
Rating: TV-Y7
Language: Korean
IMDb Logo 6.1/10
Pororo - The Little Penguin (Season 1)

On a tiny island, Pororo the penguin has fun adventures with his friends Eddy the fox, Loopy the beaver, Poby the polar bear and Crong the dinosaur.

Genre: Animation, Family
Cast: So-yeong Hong, Goo Ja-Hyeong, Hwan Chin Kim
Q-Force on Netflix
Netflix Original
Rating: TV-MA
Language: English
IMDb Logo 3.8/10
Q-Force (Season 1)

A gay superspy and his scrappy LGBTQ squad fight to prove themselves to the agency that underestimated them. Today, West Hollywood... tomorrow, the world!

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Cast: Gary Cole, David Harbour, Patti Harrison
Writer: Sean Hayes, Michael Schur
Runtime: 30 min
Shikara on Netflix
Rating: TV-14
Language: Hindi
IMDb Logo 3.9/10
Shikara (2020)

A couple must strive to remain resilient after regional hostilities drive them from their beloved home into a refugee camp.

Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Director: Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Cast: Sadia Khateeb, Aadil Khan, Zain Khan Durrani
Writer: Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Abhijat Joshi, Rahul Pandita
Runtime: 118 min
Awards: 1 nomination
The Interview on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 51%
Metacritic Logo 52/100
The Interview (2014)

Seth Rogen and James Franco star in this provocative comedy about two journalists recruited by the CIA after they arrange an interview with Kim Jong-un.

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Director: Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen
Cast: James Franco, Seth Rogen, Randall Park
Writer: Dan Sterling, Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg
Runtime: 112 min
Awards: 1 win & 6 nominations

New Releases on Netflix for September 1st

8 TV series added and 46 movies added.
A Cinderella Story on Netflix
Rating: PG
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 12%
Metacritic Logo 25/100
A Cinderella Story (2004)

Teen Sam meets the boy of her dreams at a dance before returning to toil in her stepmother's diner. Can her lost cell phone bring them together?

Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Director: Mark Rosman
Cast: Hilary Duff, Chad Michael Murray, Jennifer Coolidge
Writer: Leigh Dunlap
Runtime: 95 min
Awards: 6 wins & 8 nominations
Agatha Christie's Crooked Houseon Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 57%
Metacritic Logo 59/100
Agatha Christie's Crooked House (2017)

When a detective investigates the death of his ex-lover's grandfather, he uncovers secrets about the tycoon's manipulative family.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Director: Gilles Paquet-Brenner
Cast: Max Irons, Stefanie Martini, Glenn Close
Writer: Julian Fellowes, Tim Rose Price, Gilles Paquet-Brenner
Runtime: 115 min
Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination
Barbie Big City Big Dreams on Netflix
Rating: TV-Y
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.7/10
Barbie Big City Big Dreams (2020)

At a summer performing arts program in New York City, Barbie from Malibu meets Barbie from Brooklyn, and the two become fast friends.

Genre: Kids, Musical, Animation
Director: Scott Pleydell-Pearce
Cast: America Young, Amber May, Giselle Fernandez, Alejandro Saab, Dinora Walcott
Runtime: 63 mins
Blade Runner: The Final Cut on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 8.1/10
Metacritic Logo 84/100
Blade Runner: The Final Cut (1982)

In a smog-choked dystopian Los Angeles, blade runner Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to snuff a quartet of escaped "replicants."

Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director: Ridley Scott
Cast: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young
Writer: Hampton Fancher, David Webb Peoples, Philip K. Dick
Runtime: 117 min
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 12 wins & 19 nominations total
Brave Animated Series on Netflix
Rating: TV-MA
Language: Mandarin
Brave Animated Series (Season 1)

A group of superheroes sets out to rid the world of evil -- only to realize they may not be standing on the side of justice. Based on a popular comic.

Genre: Comedy, Animation
Cast: Tseng Yun-fan, Kao Yun-shuo, Chiang Ching-yen, Meng Ching-fu, Huang Bai-wei, Ma Kuo-yao
Runtime: 26 mins
Chappie on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 32%
Metacritic Logo 41/100
Chappie (2015)

In a futuristic society where an indestructible robot police force keeps crime at bay, a lone droid evolves to the next level of artificial intelligence.

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Director: Neill Blomkamp
Cast: Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Hugh Jackman
Writer: Neill Blomkamp, Terri Tatchell
Runtime: 120 min
Awards: 3 nominations
Recommended
Clear and Present Danger on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 80%
Metacritic Logo 74/100
Clear and Present Danger (1994)

When the president's friend is murdered, CIA Deputy Director Jack Ryan becomes unwittingly involved in an illegal war against a Colombian drug cartel.

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Director: Phillip Noyce
Cast: Harrison Ford, Willem Dafoe, Anne Archer
Writer: Tom Clancy, Donald E. Stewart, Steven Zaillian
Runtime: 141 min
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 3 wins & 11 nominations total
Recommended
Cliffhanger on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 67%
Metacritic Logo 60/100
Cliffhanger (1993)

Ranger Gabe Walker and his partner are called to rescue a group of stranded climbers, only to learn the climbers are actually thieving hijackers.

Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Director: Renny Harlin
Cast: Sylvester Stallone, John Lithgow, Michael Rooker
Writer: John Long, Michael France, Sylvester Stallone
Runtime: 113 min
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 1 win & 12 nominations total
Recommended
Cold Mountain on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 70%
Metacritic Logo 73/100
Cold Mountain (2003)

This drama follows a wounded Civil War soldier making the long journey home, while his faraway love fights for survival on her deceased father's farm.

Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Director: Anthony Minghella
Cast: Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Renée Zellweger
Writer: Charles Frazier, Anthony Minghella
Runtime: 154 min
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 20 wins & 101 nominations total
Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles on Netflix
Rating: PG
Language: English
IMDb Logo 4.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 11%
Metacritic Logo 37/100
Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001)

When Mick "Crocodile" Dundee and his family land in Los Angeles, they soon learn some lessons about American life in this comedy sequel.

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Director: Simon Wincer
Cast: Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, Jere Burns
Writer: Paul Hogan, Matthew Berry, Eric Abrams
Runtime: 95 min
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Dear John on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.3/10
Metacritic Logo 43/100
Dear John (2010)

While on summer leave, a U.S. soldier falls for a college student. But when he's forced to reenlist, their handwritten letters hold the lovers together.

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Director: Lasse Hallström
Cast: Channing Tatum, Amanda Seyfried, Richard Jenkins
Writer: Jamie Linden, Nicholas Sparks
Runtime: 108 min
Awards: 4 wins & 8 nominations
Recommended
Do the Right Thing on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 93%
Metacritic Logo 93/100
Do the Right Thing (1989)

On a sweltering day in Brooklyn, simmering racial tensions between residents rise to the surface and ignite rage, violence and tragedy.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Director: Spike Lee
Cast: Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee
Writer: Spike Lee
Runtime: 120 min
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 21 wins & 17 nominations total
Extraction on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 4.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 6%
Metacritic Logo 25/100
Extraction (2015)

When a retired CIA agent is kidnapped, his son, a government analyst, embarks on an unauthorized mission to find him and halt a terrorist plot.

Genre: Action, Thriller
Director: Steven C. Miller
Cast: Bruce Willis, Kellan Lutz, Gina Carano
Writer: Umair Aleem, Max Adams
Runtime: 82 min
Freedom Writers on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 70%
Metacritic Logo 64/100
Freedom Writers (2007)

While her at-risk students are reading classics such as "The Diary of Anne Frank," a teacher asks them to keep journals about their troubled lives.

Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Director: Richard LaGravenese
Cast: Hilary Swank, Imelda Staunton, Patrick Dempsey
Writer: Richard LaGravenese, Freedom Writers, Erin Gruwell
Runtime: 123 min
Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination
Green Lantern on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 26%
Metacritic Logo 39/100
Green Lantern (2011)

Test pilot Hal Jordan harnesses glowing new powers for good when he wears an otherworldly ring and helps an intergalactic force stop a powerful threat.

Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Director: Martin Campbell
Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Peter Sarsgaard
Writer: Greg Berlanti, Michael Green, Marc Guggenheim
Runtime: 114 min
Awards: 3 wins & 6 nominations
House Party on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 93%
Metacritic Logo 76/100
House Party (1990)

Grounded by his strict father, Kid risks life and limb to go to his best friend Play's big bash but experiences one obstacle after another.

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Director: Reginald Hudlin
Cast: Christopher Reid, Robin Harris, Christopher Martin
Writer: Reginald Hudlin
Runtime: 100 min
Awards: 2 wins & 10 nominations
House Party 2 on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.3/10
House Party 2 (1991)

Kid goes off to college with scholarship money but when Play loses Kid's tuition funds to a shady music promoter, they devise a wild plan to raise cash.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Director: George Jackson, Doug McHenry
Cast: Christopher Reid, Christopher Martin, Martin Lawrence
Writer: Reginald Hudlin, Rusty Cundieff, Daryl G. Nickens
Runtime: 94 min
House Party 3 on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 4.7/10
House Party 3 (1994)

After Kid gets engaged, Play plans to throw the biggest bachelor party ever. But every celebration for these two always comes with complications.

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Director: Eric Meza
Cast: Christopher Reid, Christopher Martin, David Edwards
Writer: Reginald Hudlin, David Toney, Takashi Bufford
Runtime: 100 min
How to Be a Cowboy on Netflix
Netflix Original
Rating: TV-PG
Language: English
How to Be a Cowboy ()

Dale Brisby uses social media savvy and rodeo skills to keep cowboy traditions alive -- and now he's teaching the world how to cowboy right, ol' son.

Genre: Reality-TV
Runtime: 25 mins
HQ Barbers on Netflix
Rating: TV-14
Language: English
HQ Barbers (Season 1)

When a family run barber shop in the heart of Lagos is threatened by real estate developers, they'll do whatever it takes to stay in business.

Genre: Nollywood, Comedy
Director: Gerhard Mostert
Cast: Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Chioma Omeruah, Orukotan Adejola, Flora Chiedo, Emeka Nwagbaraocha, Anthony Oseyemi
I Got the Hook Up on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 4.1/10
I Got the Hook Up (1998)

After getting their hands on a misdirected shipment of cell phones, two hustlers try to cash in by hawking the merchandise from the back of their van.

Genre: Comedy
Director: Michael Martin
Cast: Master P, Anthony Johnson, Gretchen Palmer
Writer: Master P, Leroy Douglas, Carrie Mungo
Runtime: 93 min
In Too Deep on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.3/10
Metacritic Logo 53/100
In Too Deep (1999)

Rookie cop Jeffrey Cole poses as a drug dealer to take down a crime lord and soon gets caught up in an underworld of bribery, intimidation and murder.

Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Director: Michael Rymer
Cast: Omar Epps, LL Cool J, Nia Long
Writer: Michael Henry Brown, Paul Aaron
Runtime: 95 min
Awards: 2 wins
Initial Don Netflix
Rating: TV-PG
Language: Cantonese
IMDb Logo 6.4/10
Metacritic Logo 48/100
Initial D (2005)

By day, an 18-year-old delivers tofu for his father, a retired race car driver; but by night, it's the teen's turn to take the wheel.

Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Director: Andrew Lau, Alan Mak, Ralph Rieckermann
Cast: Jay Chou, Anthony Chau-Sang Wong, Edison Chen
Writer: Shuichi Shigeno, Felix Chong
Runtime: 107 min
Awards: 12 wins & 18 nominations
Janoskians: Untold and Untrue on Netflix
Rating: TV-MA
Language: N/A
IMDb Logo 4.4/10
Janoskians: Untold and Untrue (2015)

Follow the story of three Australian brothers and their two friends who became an international sensation by posting pranks and gags on YouTube.

Genre: Comedy
Director: Brett Weiner
Cast: Connor Ball, Brittany Behrns, Dustin Belt
Writer: Brett Weiner
Runtime: 88 min
Kid-E-Cats on Netflix
Rating: TV-Y
Language: Russian
IMDb Logo 7.0/10
Kid-E-Cats (Season 2)

Cookie, Pudding and Candy are kitten siblings whose favorite things are sweet treats and letting their curiosity lead them on adventures in learning.

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Cast: Alyson Leigh Rosenfeld
Writer: Andrey Sikorsky, Dmitriy Vysotskiy
Runtime: 5 min
Kuroko's Basketball on Netflix
Rating: TV-MA
Language: Japanese
IMDb Logo 8.3/10
Kuroko's Basketball (Season 3)

Five middle school basketball stars went to separate high schools, and now Tetsuya Kuroko and Seirin High are making their play for glory.

Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sport
Cast: Kenshô Ono, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Yuki Ono
Runtime: 24 min
Awards: 1 win
Labyrinth on Netflix
Rating: PG
Language: English
IMDb Logo 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 73%
Metacritic Logo 50/100
Labyrinth (1986)

In Jim Henson's fantasy, teen Sarah embarks on a life-altering quest to rescue her little brother from the clutches of a treacherous goblin.

Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Director: Jim Henson
Cast: David Bowie, Jennifer Connelly, Toby Froud
Writer: Dennis Lee, Jim Henson, Terry Jones
Runtime: 101 min
Awards: 4 nominations total
Letters to Juliet on Netflix
Rating: PG
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.5/10
Metacritic Logo 50/100
Letters to Juliet (2010)

By responding to a letter addressed to Shakespeare's tragic heroine Juliet Capulet, an American woman in Verona, Italy, is led in search of romance.

Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Director: Gary Winick
Cast: Amanda Seyfried, Gael García Bernal, Vanessa Redgrave
Writer: Jose Rivera, Tim Sullivan
Runtime: 105 min
Awards: 6 nominations
Recommended
Level 16 on Netflix
Rating: TV-14
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.0/10
Metacritic Logo 46/100
Level 16 (2018)

In a bleak academy that teaches girls the virtues of passivity, two students uncover the ghastly purpose behind their training and resolve to escape.

Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director: Danishka Esterhazy
Cast: Katie Douglas, Celina Martin, Sara Canning
Writer: Danishka Esterhazy, Katharine Montagu, Ken Chubb
Runtime: 102 min
Awards: 3 wins
Love Don't Cost a Thing on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 13%
Metacritic Logo 37/100
Love Don't Cost a Thing (2003)

A nerdy teen tries to make himself cool by association when he convinces a popular cheerleader to pose as his girlfriend.

Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Director: Troy Byer
Cast: Nick Cannon, Christina Milian, Jordan Burg
Writer: Michael Swerdlick, Troy Byer
Runtime: 100 min
Awards: 6 nominations
Love in a Puff on Netflix
Rating: TV-MA
Language: Cantonese
IMDb Logo 7.2/10
Love in a Puff (2010)

When the Hong Kong government enacts a ban on smoking cigarettes indoors, the new law drives hard-core smokers outside, facilitating unlikely connections.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Director: Ho-Cheung Pang
Cast: Miriam Chin Wah Yeung, Shawn Yue, Singh Hartihan Bitto
Writer: Heiward Mak, Ho-Cheung Pang
Runtime: 104 min
Awards: 4 wins & 13 nominations
Recommended
Major Dad on Netflix
Rating: TV-PG
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.3/10
Major Dad (Seasons 1-4)

When he marries a journalist and becomes stepdad to her daughters, a U.S. Marine finds his once-orderly life no longer entirely under his command.

Genre: Comedy, Family
Cast: Gerald McRaney, Shanna Reed, Nicole Dubuc
Writer: Richard C. Okie, Earl Pomerantz, John G. Stephens
Runtime: 30 min
Awards: Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. 2 wins & 8 nominations total
Mars Attacks! on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 55%
Metacritic Logo 52/100
Mars Attacks! (1996)

As flying saucers head for Earth, the president of the United States prepares to welcome alien visitors but soon learns they're not coming in peace.

Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Director: Tim Burton
Cast: Jack Nicholson, Pierce Brosnan, Sarah Jessica Parker
Writer: Len Brown, Woody Gelman, Wally Wood
Runtime: 106 min
Awards: 3 wins & 19 nominations
Recommended
Marshall on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 7.3/10
Metacritic Logo 66/100
Marshall (2017)

This biopic of Thurgood Marshall, the first Black U.S. Supreme Court justice, centers on his pivotal work in a sensational case as an NAACP lawyer.

Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Director: Reginald Hudlin
Cast: Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Hudson
Writer: Michael Koskoff, Jacob Koskoff
Runtime: 118 min
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 4 wins & 21 nominations total
My Boss's Daughter on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 4.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 8%
Metacritic Logo 15/100
My Boss's Daughter (2003)

A young man house-sits for his mean boss, hoping to use it as an opportunity to win the heart of the boss's daughter, on whom he's long had a crush.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Director: David Zucker
Cast: Ashton Kutcher, Tara Reid, Andy Richter
Writer: David Dorfman
Runtime: 86 min
Awards: 2 nominations
Mystery Men on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 61%
Metacritic Logo 65/100
Mystery Men (1999)

A team of far-from-super heroes try to earn respect by springing into action when brave and dashing Captain Amazing disappears.

Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Director: Kinka Usher
Cast: Ben Stiller, Janeane Garofalo, William H. Macy
Writer: Neil Cuthbert, Bob Burden
Runtime: 121 min
Awards: 3 nominations
Nutty Professor II: The Klumpson Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 4.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 26%
Metacritic Logo 38/100
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (2000)

After getting engaged, Sherman Klump prepares for his big day. But his sinister alter ego Buddy Love threatens to ruin his wedding and reputation.

Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Director: Peter Segal
Cast: Eddie Murphy, Janet Jackson, Larry Miller
Writer: Jerry Lewis, Steve Oedekerk, Barry W. Blaustein
Runtime: 106 min
Awards: 2 wins & 15 nominations
Oldsters on Netflix
Rating: TV-MA
Language: Spanish
Oldsters ()

Three friends in their 70s step out of retirement to become a band of outlaws whose mission is to help those let down by the justice system.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Cast: Patricio Contreras, Alejandro Goic, Sergio Hernández, Mariana Loyola Ruz, Alejandro Trejo, Daniel Alcaíno Cuevas
Runtime: 51 mins
Once Upon a Time in America on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 8.4/10
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)

Director Sergio Leone's sprawling crime epic follows a group of Jewish mobsters who rise in the ranks of organized crime in 1920s New York City.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Director: Sergio Leone
Cast: Robert De Niro, James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern
Writer: Harry Grey, Leonardo Benvenuti, Piero De Bernardi
Runtime: 229 min
Awards: 12 wins & 12 nominations total
Open Season 2 on Netflix
Rating: PG
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.6/10
Open Season 2 (2008)

Elliot the buck and his forest-dwelling cohorts must rescue their dachshund pal from some spoiled pets bent on returning him to domesticity.

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Director: Matthew O'Callaghan, Todd Wilderman(co-director)
Cast: Joel McHale, Mike Epps, Jane Krakowski, Billy Connolly
Writer: David I. Stern
Runtime: 76 min
Awards: 2 nominations.
Osmosis Jones on Netflix
Rating: PG
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.3/10
Metacritic Logo 57/100
Osmosis Jones (2001)

Peter and Bobby Farrelly outdo themselves with this partially animated tale about an out-of-shape 40-year-old man who's the host to various organisms.

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly
Cast: Laurence Fishburne, Chris Rock, David Hyde Pierce
Writer: Marc Hyman
Runtime: 95 min
Awards: 1 win & 8 nominations
Poseidon on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 33%
Metacritic Logo 50/100
Poseidon (2006)

A tidal wave spells disaster for a ship of New Year's Eve revelers when it capsizes the mammoth vessel, sending passengers into a battle for survival.

Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Director: Wolfgang Petersen
Cast: Richard Dreyfuss, Kurt Russell, Emmy Rossum
Writer: Mark Protosevich, Paul Gallico
Runtime: 98 min
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 7 nominations total
Rhyme & Reason on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 60%
Rhyme & Reason (1997)

The world and culture of rap song topics such as race, violence, police, family and sex are examined by hip-hop performers from both coasts.

Genre: Documentary, Music
Director: Peter Spirer
Cast: B-Real, Kurtis Blow, Da Brat
Runtime: 90 min
Same Kind of Different as Me on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 40%
Metacritic Logo 47/100
Same Kind of Different as Me (2017)

A wealthy couple whose marriage is on the rocks befriends a local homeless man who changes their perspectives in this inspiring true story.

Genre: Biography, Drama
Director: Michael Carney
Cast: Greg Kinnear, Renée Zellweger, Djimon Hounsou
Writer: Ron Hall, Denver Moore, Lynn Vincent
Runtime: 119 min
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination
Recommended
School of Rock on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 92%
Metacritic Logo 82/100
School of Rock (2003)

Musician Dewey Finn gets a job as a fourth-grade substitute teacher, where he secretly begins teaching his students the finer points of rock 'n' roll.

Genre: Comedy, Family, Musical
Director: Richard Linklater
Cast: Jack Black, Joan Cusack, Mike White, Sarah Silverman, Lee Wilkof, Kate McGregor-Stewart
Runtime: 109 mins
Snervous Tyler Oakley on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.5/10
Snervous Tyler Oakley (2015)

The inspiring Internet star and LGBT advocate shares an intimate view of his life and relationships during his international "Slumber Party" tour.

Genre: Documentary
Director: Amy Rice
Cast: Korey Kuhl, Vinny Grosso, Luke Cutforth
Runtime: 82 min
Tears of the Sun on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.6/10
Metacritic Logo 48/100
Tears of the Sun (2003)

A Navy SEAL is sent to a war-torn African jungle to rescue a doctor, only to realize he must also save the refugees in the physician's care.

Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Director: Antoine Fuqua
Cast: Bruce Willis, Cole Hauser, Monica Bellucci
Writer: Alex Lasker, Patrick Cirillo
Runtime: 121 min
Awards: 2 nominations
The Blue Lagoon on Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 8%
Metacritic Logo 31/100
The Blue Lagoon (1980)

Two shipwrecked children, stranded for years on a deserted island, fall in love as teenagers and attempt to forge a life in the isolated paradise.

Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Director: Randal Kleiser
Cast: Brooke Shields, Christopher Atkins, Leo McKern
Writer: Henry De Vere Stacpoole, Douglas Day Stewart
Runtime: 104 min
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 4 wins & 8 nominations total
The Boss: Anatomy of a Crimeon Netflix
Rating: TV-MA
Language: Spanish
IMDb Logo 7.4/10
The Boss: Anatomy of a Crime (2014)

A lawyer defends an illiterate man whose exploitation by a cruel boss while working as a butcher in Buenos Aires led to tragedy. Based on a true case.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Director: Sebastián Schindel
Cast: Guillermo Pfening, Andrea Garrote, Joaquín Furriel
Writer: Nicolás Batlle, Pablo Del Teso, Elías Neuman
Runtime: 90 min
Awards: 14 wins & 14 nominations
The Golden Child on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 6.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo 22%
Metacritic Logo 37/100
The Golden Child (1986)

A fast-talking L.A. social worker goes through a series of traps and terrors to find a kidnapped Tibetan child with mystical powers.

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Director: Michael Ritchie
Cast: Eddie Murphy, J.L. Reate, Charles Dance
Writer: Dennis Feldman
Runtime: 94 min
Awards: 2 nominations
The Guns of Navarone on Netflix
Rating: TV-PG
Language: English
IMDb Logo 7.5/10
The Guns of Navarone (1961)

During World War II, British forces launch an attack designed to take out the massive Nazi cannons that guard a critical sea channel.

Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Director: J. Lee Thompson
Cast: David Niven, Gregory Peck, Anthony Quinn
Writer: Alistair MacLean, Carl Foreman
Runtime: 158 min
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 4 wins & 12 nominations total
The Nutty Professor on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.6/10
Metacritic Logo 62/100
The Nutty Professor (1996)

After being made fun of for his weight, a kind and brainy professor takes a dose of a revolutionary formula that changes more than just his appearance.

Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Director: Tom Shadyac
Cast: Eddie Murphy, Jada Pinkett Smith, James Coburn
Writer: Jerry Lewis, Bill Richmond, David Sheffield
Runtime: 95 min
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 10 wins & 12 nominations total
Recommended
Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror on Netflix
Netflix Original Documentary
Rating: TV-14
Language: English
IMDb Logo 7.2/10
Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror (Season 1)

This unflinching series documents the 9/11 terrorist attacks, from Al Qaeda's roots in the 1980s to America's response, both at home and abroad.

Genre: Documentary
Runtime: 61 mins
Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins on Netflix
Rating: PG-13
Language: English
IMDb Logo 5.5/10
Metacritic Logo 46/100
Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins (2008)

R.J. travels to Georgia for his parents' 50th anniversary. But after pompously flaunting his Hollywood lifestyle, he must examine what he's become.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Director: Malcolm D. Lee
Cast: Martin Lawrence, Louis C.K., James Earl Jones
Writer: Malcolm D. Lee
Runtime: 114 min

New Releases on Netflix for August 31st

1 TV series added and 3 movies added.
Recommended
In the Line of Fireon Netflix
Rating: R
Language: English
IMDb Logo 7.2/10
Metacritic Logo 74/100
In the Line of Fire (1993)

A twisted yet ingenious killer torments a veteran Secret Service agent who's haunted by his failure years ago to save President John F. Kennedy.

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Director: Wolfgang Petersen
Cast: Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo
Writer: Jeff Maguire
Runtime: 128 min
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 2 wins & 17 nominations total
Recommended
Sparking Joy with Marie Kondoon Netflix
Netflix Original
Rating: TV-PG
Language: English
Sparking Joy with Marie Kondo (Season 1)

In this reality series, Marie Kondo brings her joyful tidying tactics to people struggling to balance work and home life -- and shares her own world.

Genre: Reality-TV
Cast: Marie Kondo
Runtime: 41 mins
Thimmarusu on Netflix
Rating: TV-14
Language: Telugu
IMDb Logo 8.9/10
Thimmarusu (2021)

Eight years after a young man is framed for murder, an up-and-coming lawyer re-opens the case, beginning a tricky mission to find the real culprit.

Genre: Drama
Director: Sharan Koppisetty
Cast: Priyanka Jawalkar, Satyadev Kancharana, Ajay
Writer: M.G. Srinivas, Sharan Koppisetty, Veda Vyas
Runtime: 127 min
Untold: Crime & Penalties on Netflix
Netflix Original Documentary
Rating: TV-MA
Language: English
Untold: Crime & Penalties (2021)

They were the bad boys of hockey -- a team bought by a man with mob ties, run by his 17-year-old son, and with a rep for being as violent as they were good.

Genre: Documentary, Sports
Director: Chapman Way, Maclain Way
Runtime: 86 mins

New Releases on Netflix for August 30th

There were no new titles added to Netflix for this day.

New Releases on Netflix for August 29th

1 TV series added
The Ingenuity of the Househusband on Netflix
Netflix Original
Rating: TV-G
Language: Japanese
IMDb Logo 6.9/10
The Ingenuity of the Househusband (Season 1)

A tough guy with a knack for housework tackles household tasks with meticulous care in these comedic live-action vignettes.

Genre: Comedy
Cast: Kenjiro Tsuda
Runtime: 6 mins