What’s New on Netflix UK This Week: 3rd May, 2019

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The beginning of May is here and you know what that means… a nice haul of titles added to Netflix UK this week. We have a total of 62 brand new additions for you to enjoy from your library. Let’s get to it. Here are all the latest titles added to Netflix UK this past week!

First of all, here are the highlights from the past week:

Dead to Me (Season 1) Netflix Original

Christina Applegate stars in her Netflix debut while Linda Cardellini returns for her second Netflix Original. The dark-comedy series is perfect for your Friday evening on the sofa with a bottle of wine and plenty of snacks.

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After the sad and violent death of her husband Jeff, Jen is bitter and angry at the world. When Jen meets Judy who’s also a widow but not as high strung as Jen, soon a strong and powerful friendships blossoms between the pair. But as Jen allows Judy’s friendship to become an integral part of her life, unbeknownst to Jen, Judy hides a dark and shocking secret.

The Wandering Earth (2019) Netflix Original

Not many people may realize this but The Wandering Earth is one of the biggest films of 2019 so far. Grossing hundreds of millions in the Chinese box office, The Wandering Earth became the 2nd highest grossing film of all time in China. This sci-fi special definitely deserves a place in your watch list.

In the distant future, the looming threat of the Sun becoming a red giant, force the nations of Earth to form a United Earth Government. In the hope of finding a new home, the world government enacts a plan to send the Earth to the Alpha Centauri system. Giant fusion powered thrusters are created to propel the Earth outside of the Sun’s gravitational field but with the Earth’s rotation stopped, Billions die from the catastrophic waves.

As the Earth gets further away from the Sun, the drop in the Earth’s temperature causes humanity to build underground cities built next to the fusion powered thrusters. 17 years into the 2,500-year journey, the world government intends to use Jupiter’s gravity assist to thrust them further towards their goal. But when the gravity spikes from Jupiter causes chaos on Earth, many of the thrusters are disable. It’s a race against time as humanity must stop the Earth from crashing into Jupiter.

The Last Summer (2019) Netflix Original

Starring Riverdale starlet K.J Appa, The Last Summer is the latest in a trend of ever-increasing teen dramas on Netflix. Perfect for our younger audiences or perfect for you on a binge day.

In the summer before a group of High School graduates is set to go to College. In their final moments before becoming adults, the group of friends must navigate their way through relationships old and new, and enjoy what little time they have left together before departing.

Here Are All The Brand New Titles Added to Netflix UK This Week

iZombie Season 5 has been confirmed to of been added to Netflix UK today! Each episode is being released weekly and you can catch the full release schedule here.

38 Brand New Movies Added to Netflix UK This Week:

  • A Home With A View (2019)
  • A Shot in the Dark (1964)
  • Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle (2003)
  • CRD (2016)
  • Dark Shadows (2012)
  • Deadly Impact (2010)
  • Elliot the Littlest Reindeer (2018)
  • Familiye (2017)
  • Friends with Benefits (2011)
  • Hamza’s Suitcase (2017)
  • Iron Clad (2011)
  • It’s Fine (2012)
  • Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage (2018) Netflix Original
  • Kia and Cosmos (2018)
  • Knock Down The House (2019) Netflix Original
  • Laatu (2018)
  • Le Serment des Hitler (2014)
  • Louis Theroux: Dark States – Heroin Town (2017)
  • Munafik 2 (2018) Netflix Original
  • Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer (2016)
  • Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
  • Revenge (Season 1)
  • Robin Hood: The Rebellion (2018)
  • RoboCop (2014)
  • SKY Castle (Season 1)
  • Snowpiecer (2013)
  • Sur Sapata (2019)
  • Teen Aur Aadha (2018)
  • The Christmas Trap (2017)
  • The Great Gatsby (2013)
  • The Infiltrator (2016)
  • The Last Summer (2019) Netflix Original
  • The Maze Runner (2014)
  • The Outsiders (Season 1)
  • The Railway Man (2013)
  • The Unthinkable (2018)
  • The Wandering Earth (2019) Netflix Original
  • Two Graves (2018)

17 New TV Shows Added to Netflix UK This Week:

  • Angel ‘N’ Devil (Season 1)
  • BAKI (Season 2) Netflix Original
  • Crime Diaries: Night Out (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Cupcake & Dino – General Services (Season 2) Netflix Original
  • Dead to Me (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Despite Everything (2019) Netflix Original
  • Flinch (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Hong Kong West Side Stories (Season 1)
  • i Zombie (Season 5)
  • Ingress: The Animation (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Inspector Gadget (Season 3)
  • K.O. One Re-act (Season 1)
  • K.O.3an Guo (Season 1)
  • KO One Return (Season 1)
  • True and the Rainbow Kingdom (Season 3) Netflix Original
  • Tuca & Bertie (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Undercover (Season 1) Netflix Original

6 New Documentaries and Docuseries Added to Netflix UK This Week:

  • All In My Family (2019) Netflix Original
  • American Experience: The Island Murder (2018)
  • Kill Hitler! The Luck of the Devil (2015)
  • Kim Swims (2017)
  • Louis Theroux: Dark States – Trafficking Sex (2017)
  • American Experience: The Circus (Season 1)

1 New Stand Up Special Added to Netflix UK This Week:

  • Anthony Jeselnik: Fire in the Maternity Ward (2019) Netflix Original

What will you be watching on Netflix UK this week? Let us know in the comments below!

What’s New on Netflix UK This Week: 3rd May, 2019

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Jacob joined What's on Netflix in 2018 and serves as one of the lead writers here on What's on Netflix. Jacob covers all things Netflix movies and TV shows but specializes in covering anime and K-dramas. Resides in the United Kingdom. Contact: [email protected]