New Releases on Netflix: December 6th, 2019

The Rum Diary – Picture: FilmDistrict

TGIF and welcome to your Friday roundup of what’s new on Netflix. In total, 18 new releases hit Netflix today split between nine new TV series and specials and nine movies. Of the 18 new releases, 10 of which are Netflix Originals.

This weekend will see a few movies added to the service too including Nothing to Lose 2 tomorrow and From Paris With Love on Sunday.

Now let’s take a look at the new releases for Friday, December 6th:


Mariage Story (2019)

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Director: Noah Baumbach
Cast: Scarlett Johansson, Merritt Wever, Adam Driver, Laura Dern
Runtime: 136 min

Last week, Netflix dropped its main Oscar hope The Irishman but coming in closely behind it is Marriage Story which also has high aspirations this coming award season.

Featuring the talents of Noah Baumbach behind the camera and Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson in front of it, it tells a heart-wrenching story of a family relationship breaking down with both adults living on either sides of the country.


THE RUM DIARY (2011)

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Director: Bruce Robinson
Cast: Johnny Depp, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Rispoli, Amber Heard
Runtime: 119 min

Bruce Robinson writes and directs this adaptation of the Hunter S. Thompson novel starring Johnny Depp.

The biopic looks at American journalist Paul Kemp who moves to Puerto Rico to work at a local newspaper during the 1960s.


Fuller House (Season 5 – Part 1)

Genre: Comedy, Family
Cast: Michael Campion, Candace Cameron Bure, Jodie Sweetin, Andrea Barber

The first nine episodes of the final season of Fuller House dropped on Netflix today. Bring your tissue box as you will absolutely be in tears with the cast beginning their farewell season wrapping up some excellent storylines.


Virgin River (Season 1)

Genre: Drama
Cast: Alexandra Breckenridge, Martin Henderson, Benjamin Hollingsworth, Colin Lawrence

Developed by Sue Tenney based on the novel series by Robyn Carr, this romance series follows a nurse practitioner who moves to the sticks to start her life afresh.

Amazingly, we’re still waiting for an official trailer to be released by Netflix themselves. However, if you loved Hart of Dixie, give this show a shot.


You’ll notice quite a few Nollywood movies added today which are all available in English and are some of the biggest from the region.

As always you can find all the new additions to Netflix here with trailers, ratings and more.


Full List of New Releases on Netflix for December 6th

9 New Movies Added Today

  • Banana Island Ghost (2017)
  • Celebrity Marriage (2017)
  • Marriage Story (2019) Netflix Original
  • No Game No Life: Zero (2017)
  • Slow Country (2017)
  • The Irishman: In Conversation (2019) Netflix Original
  • THE RUM DIARY (2011)
  • Wives on Strike (2016)
  • Wives on Strike: The Revolution (2017)

9 New TV Series Added Today

  • Astronomy Club: The Sketch Show (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Fuller House (Season 5 – Part 1) Netflix Original
  • Glow Up (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Teasing Master Takagi-san (Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san) (Season 1)
  • The Chosen One (Season 2) Netflix Original
  • The Confession Killer (Limited Series) Netflix Original
  • Three Days of Christmas (Días de Navidad) (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Triad Princess (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Virgin River (Season 1) Netflix Original