New This Week on Netflix: August 31st, 2018

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Happy weekend, streamers! Summer is winding down, school is starting back up, and Netflix is calling your name. Relax this weekend with a few great titles.

Below are my picks for the week. As with each list, I have seen them all and would personally recommend them.

For your convenience, a full list of the titles added this week is at the end of this article. To keep up with additions be sure to follow our What’s New page, updated daily.

Ultimate Beastmaster Season 3 is streaming now on Netflix.

Ozark: Season 2 Netflix Original

In this highly anticipated second season, Marty Bryde and his family navigate the murky waters of life within a dangerous drug cartel. The stakes are even higher than before and The Byrdes soon realize they have to go all in before they can get out.

Inside The Criminal Mind: Season 1 Netflix Original

The true crime lover in you is going to like this show. Take a deep dive into the twisted psyches of Charles Manson, David Koresh, John Gotti, Jeffrey Dahmer and other notorious criminals with this investigative series.

Inside The Criminal Mind

Trailer Available on Netflix 

The Good Place: Season 2

When Eleanor Shellstrop finds herself in the afterlife, she’s both relieved and surprised that she’s made it into the Good Place. But it doesn’t take long for Eleanor to realize she’s there by mistake.

Complete List of New Titles Added This Week


May We Chat (2014)

Spyder (2017)

Qarib Qarib Singlle (2017)

Naam Shabana (2017)

Conjuring Spirit (2014)

Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Being Dad

The Laws of Thermodynamics Netflix Original

Justice, My Foot! (1992)

Chennai Express (2013)

TV Series

Las muñecas de la mafia (Season 1)

The Good Place (Season 2)

Be-Be-Bears (Season 1)

Yeh Meri Family (Season 1)

Undercover Law (Season 1) Netflix Original

Ultimate Beastmaster (Season 3) Netflix Original

The Great British Baking Show (Season 5)

The Comedy Lineup (Season 2) Netflix Original

Paradise PD (Season 1) Netflix Original

Ozark (Season 2) Netflix Original

Inside the Criminal Mind (Season 1) Netflix Original

Cathedral of the Sea (Season 1) Netflix Original


A Leaf of Faith (2018)

The Surrounding Game (2017)

Inequality for All (2013)

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

New This Week on Netflix: August 31st, 2018

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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.