First of the Month New Netflix Addition Highlights (September 1st, 2018)

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It’s a new month! That means a big list of new and returning titles. We take a look at some of the highlights of the new titles released today.

The first of the month means a lot of new titles added to Netflix. Over 40 new titles were added today. We took the liberty of looking through them for you and selected a few titles worthy of your queue. This list is only highlights of titles added today. Many more additions are in store for you in September. To stay updated on additions throughout the month bookmark our What’s New page, updated daily.

Coming in September:

A Beautiful Mind (2001)

Based on the biography by Sylvia Nasar, this Academy Award-winning drama tells the story of John Nash. A mathematical genius, he made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But he soon finds himself on a painful journey of self-discovery that threatened himself and his family.

Fair Game (2010)

Naomi Watts and Sean Penn give great performances in this taut political thriller. Wife and mother Valerie has a double life as a CIA operative. When her husband writes a controversial article in The New York Times, Valerie’s secret work and identity is leaked to the press. With her cover blown and other people endangered, Valerie’s career and personal life begin to unravel.

The Cider House Rules (1999)

Based on John Irving’s novel of the same name, this Academy Award-winning drama stars Tobey Maguire, Charlize Theron, and Michael Caine. A coming of age story, a young man is taught medicine by the doctor at the orphanage where he was brought up. However, when he clashes with his mentor over the issue of abortion, he leaves the home and sees the world.

Two Weeks Notice (2002)

A dedicated environmental lawyer goes to work for a billionaire as part of a deal to preserve a community center. But she begins to have second thoughts when he becomes completely dependent on her.

Scarface (1983)

This Brian De Palma classic stars Al Pacino as refugee turned kingpin. Say hello to my little friend.

The Breakfast Club (1985)

A group of high school kids spend the day in Saturday detention and have their lives changed forever. Watch this movie immediately.

Unforgiven (1992)

Clint Eastwood stars in this Academy Award-winning movie as retired gunslinger William Munny. When a group of women post a bounty on the head of two men who attacked a fellow brothel worker, he reluctantly takes one last job.

What will you be watching? Let us know in the comments.

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Cheryl has written for What’s on Netflix for over three years. She’s a confessed streaming addict and also runs a Netflix based community on Facebook with over 10,000 users. Cheryl specializes in documentaries and covers weekly additions for the US in addition to breaking news stories. She is the Weekend Editor for What’s On Netflix. Cheryl resides in Virginia, USA.