What’s New on Netflix Australia This Week: August 22nd, 2020

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V for Vendetta is now available to stream on Netflix

There’s another great selection of 34 new movies and TV series to be enjoyed on Netflix Australia this week for August 22nd, 2020.

First of all, here are the past week’s top highlights on Netflix Australia:

V for Vendetta

Director: James McTeigue
Runtime: 132 Minutes | Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Cast: Hugo Weaving, Natalie Portman, Rupert Graves, John Hurt, Stephen. Fry

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Alan Moore’s famous British dystopian tale was adapted by the Wachowski’s in the most memorable films of the mid-2000s. The film was also the inspiration behind the hacker group Anonymous, with the Guy Fawkes mak becoming a famous symbol for those against the establishment.

Great Britain, 2027, and the tyrannical political party Norsefire rule the country with an iron fist. On one fateful night, Evey Hammond is saved by the masked vigilante known as V. Giving her a front-row seat to the destruction of the Old Bailey, a chain of events are set in motion that will change the future of the nation forever.

The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Director: Guy Ritchie
Runtime: 116 Minutes | Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Cast: Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer, Alicia Vikander, Elizabeth Debicki, Luca

The classic 60s spy drama came back in dramatic fashion thanks to the efforts of Guy Ritchie and co. If you’re looking for some fun in your Spy espionage then look no further, The Man from U.N.C.L.E. is the one. for you.

Cold War enemies the CIA and KGB are forced to team up together when a mysterious criminal organization is trying to obtain nuclear weapons.

How to Get Away with Murder

Seasons: 6 | Episodes: 90
Runtime: 43 Minutes | Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Cast: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Jack Falahee, Aja Naomi King, Matt McGorry

The climatic end to one of ABC’s best dramas is finally available to binge on Netflix Australia.

Ambitious law students attend the classes of Annalise Keating, a brilliant criminal defense professor. Their lives spiral out of control when they are embroiled into a twisted murder case.

Most Popular Movies & TV Series on Netflix UK: August 21st, 2020

Unsurprisingly, How to Train Your Dragon 3 is the most popular movie on Netflix Australia this week. Meanwhile, The Umbrella Academy continues to dominate the most popular TV list in Australia, and around the world.

Here Are All the Latest Additions to Netflix Australia This Week

15 New Movies Added to Netflix Australia This Week: August 22nd, 2020

  • Class of ’83 (2020 N
  • Crazy Awesome Teachers (2020) N
  • Dark Forces (2020) N
  • Drunken Master (1978)
  • Good Kisser (2019)
  • Little Singham: Kaal Ka Badla (2020)
  • Meet the In-Laws (2017)
  • Scarecrow (2019)
  • Space Jam (1996)
  • The Crimes That Bind (2020) N
  • The Guilt Trip (2012)
  • The Man from U.N.C.L.E (2015)
  • The Sleepover (2020) N
  • V for Vendetta (2005)
  • What’s Your Raashee? (2009)

14 New TV Series Added to Netflix Australia This Week: August 22nd, 2020

  • 49 Days (Season 1)
  • Alien TV (Season 1) N
  • Biohackers (Season 1) N
  • Bread Barbershop (Season 1)
  • Dere: An African Tale (Season 1)
  • Glitch Techs (Season 2) N
  • Goedam (Season 1)
  • Great Pretender (Season 1) N
  • Hoops (Season 1) N
  • How to Get Away With Murder (Season 5)
  • Lucifer (Season 5A) N
  • Rita (Season 5) N
  • Stranger (Season 2) N
  • Takki (2 Seasons)

3 New Docuseries Added to Netflix Australia This Week: August 22nd, 2020

  • Islands of Faith (2018)
  • John Was Trying to Contact Aliens (2020) N
  • High Score (Limited Series) N

2 New Reality Added to Netflix Australia This Week: August 22nd, 2020

  • DeMarcus Family Rules (Season 1) N
  • Rust Valley Restorers (Season 3) N

What are you going to be watching on Netflix Australia this week?  Let us know in the comments below!

What’s New on Netflix Australia This Week: August 22nd, 2020

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Jacob joined What's on Netflix in 2018 and serves as one of the lead writers here on What's on Netflix. Jacob covers all things Netflix movies and TV shows but specializes in covering anime and K-dramas. Resides in the United Kingdom. Contact: [email protected]