We’re midway through the week and as expected, it’s a very quiet week for brand new Netflix releases. Today we saw four new results but only two are English releases. Here’s a full look at what’s new on Netflix and what’s left for August 21st.
For now, here’s what’s new on Netflix today:
American Factory (2019)
Director: Steven Bognar, Julia Reichert
Runtime: 110 mins
American Factor ushers in the first of many productions that Netflix will be co-producing alongside the Obamas.
This documentary takes us to Ohio and takes a look at a Chinese billionaire who took over an abandoned factory and now hires over two thousand employees.
Reviews have been mixed for the documentary from users which is likely down to the political nature of who’s behind it. However, critics have been far kinder with it currently scoring 84 on Metacritic.
Hyperdrive (Season 1)
Cast: Michael Bisping
If you feel the need for speed (apologies) then Hyperdrive is for you. Mixing the likes of Fastest Car and Top Gear with the competition elements of Ultimate Beastmaster and American Ninja is this 10 episode tournament series produced by Charlize Theron.
The series pits racers in some of the worlds fastest cars competing on the largest automotive obstacle course.
Full List of New Releases on Netflix for August 21st
3 New Movies Added Today
- American Factory (2019) Netflix Original
- Game Over (2019) (Three versions released)
- The Girl Allergic to Wi-Fi (Ang Babaeng Allergic sa Wi-Fi) (2018)
1 New TV Series Added Today
- Hyperdrive (Season 1) Netflix Original
What Left Netflix Today (August 21st)
- Beautiful Creatures (2013)
- Boonie Bears: Spring Into Action (1 Season)
- Boonie Bears: The Big Top Secret, aka Boonie Bears III (2016)
- Coming to My Senses (2017)
- Strange Empire (1 Season)
- The Beyond (2017)
- The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (2005)