New on Netflix UK This Week (November 16th)

It’s only 39 days left till Christmas! Even though it’s only halfway through November it looks like Netflix is opening up those advent calendars early. With 47 new titles added this week, 15 of which are brand new Orignal titles! Treat yourself this weekend to the list of titles below.


Rogue One (2016)

“A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away”. After Disney took over Lucasfilm they’ve made it their mission to release a heap of Star Wars films. The very first in this string of spin-offs was Rogue One.

When Jyn Erso was a young child she was separated from her parent’s thanks to the Galatic Empire. After a fateful encounter with Rebellion Captain Cassian Andor, Jyn joins the rebellion to help their cause. Jyn and Cassian lead a daring mission onto the tropical planet of Scariff. The fate of the galaxy rests on the team of Rogue One as they endeavor to steal the plans of the planet-destroying battle station ‘The Death Star’.

Narcos: Mexico Netflix Original

The Original Narcos series centered around Pablo Escobar and the Columbian and the Cali Cartel. Shifting the focus to the origins of the modern drug war, the latest season of Narcos will follow the rise of the Mexican drug cartel.

DEA agent Kiki Camarena moves his wife and child to Guadalajara, Mexico as he takes on an undercover role to infiltrate the Guadalajara Cartel. After unifying the unorganized independent drug lords of Mexico, at the helm of the most powerful Cartel in Mexico is drug lord Felix Gallardo. As Kiki dives deeper and deeper into the Cartel and gathering intelligence, it sets in motion a chain events that will change the landscape of the drug trade forever.

She-Ra and the Princesses of Power Netflix Original

After 30 years since her original series ended, She-Ra is back for brand new adventures. First debuting back in the 1985 film The Secret of the Sword, She-Ra became a popular pop-culture icon in the 80’s.

Orphaned as a young girl, Princess Adora was raised by the tyrant king Hordak. After finding a magical sword while walking in the woods, Adora is transformed into the Princess of Power, She-Ra. Realizing the suffering Hordak has wrought on the world Adora rebels against him. Unifying with the other Princesses of Power to create the Princess Alliance, they use their powers for good to take on Hardok and his evil Horde.

Here are all the new titles added this week:

24 New Movies

  • 2 Guns (2013)
  • Aalorukkam (2018)
  • Almost Christmas (2016)
  • Arrival (2016)
  • BuyBust (2018)
  • Cam (2018) Netflix Original
  • Christmas Wedding Planner (2017)
  • Coach Carter (2005)
  • Halkaa (2018)
  • Jack Frost (1998)
  • Limitless (2011)
  • Mala Kahich Problem Nahi (2017)
  • May the Devil Take You (2018) Netflix Original
  • Nothing to Hide (2018) Netflix Original
  • Odu Raja Odu (2018)
  • P.S. I Love You (2007)
  • Pimpal (2017)
  • Red Riding Hood (2011)
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  • Savita Damodar Paranjpe (2018)
  • Sinister (2012)
  • The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018) Netflix Original
  • The Crew (2015) Netflix Original
  • The Princess Switch (2018) Netflix Original

13 New TV Series

  • Narcos: Mexico (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Ponysitters Club (2 Seasons) Netflix Original
  • Prince of Peoria (Part 1) Netflix Original
  • She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Shining Inheritance (Season 1)
  • Shopkins: Chef Club (2016)
  • Shopkins: World Vacation
  • The Kominsky Method (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Shopkins: Wild (2018)
  • The Windsors (Season 2)
  • Warrior (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Welcome to Waikiki (Season 1)
  • When Calls the Heart (Season 5)

7 New Documentaries/Docuseries

  • Follow Me (2017)
  • My Generation (2017)
  • Walt: The Man Behind the Myth (2016)
  • Age of Tanks (Season 1)
  • Dogs (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai (2015)
  • Vai Anitta (Season 1) Netflix Original

1 New Reality Show

  • Super Fan Builds (Season 1)

1 New Musical

  • London Wainwright III: Surviving Twin Netflix Original

Are you excited to watch any of the titles above? Let us know in the comments below!

Jacob Robinson

Jacob joined What's on Netflix in 2018 and specialises in anime on Netflix. He's producing most of the previews of the upcoming shows and movies coming to Netflix. Resides in Norwich in the UK.