What’s New on Netflix UK This Week: May 17th, 2019

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The Fate of the Furious is now available on Netflix UK

It’s been a busy week on Netflix with 57 brand new additions to watch in the UK. If you’ve still got a backlog on your watch list then you best starting making room for even more. Here are all the latest titles added to Netflix UK this past week.

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

The Fate of the Furious (2017)

The eighth title of the long-running Fast & Furious franchise continued to make Universal an incredible amount of money raking in $1.2 Billion at the box office. With no signs of stopping anytime soon, the latest film in the series Hobbs & Shaw arrives in cinemas later this year, so what better way to get you hyped than a high octane, action-packed thrill ride? There isn’t one, so get watching people!

After the events of the last film, the crew disbanded to try and find some semblance of normality from their high octane lives. Dom and Letty finally married, while Brian and Mia retired from the crew all together. It’s not long before fate has other plans for the furious when the mysterious woman named Cipher somehow convinces Dom to betray the crew and join her on her journey of chaos. With the crew back together, they must unite against Cipher and bring back their old friend from unleashing hell on Earth.

See You Yesterday (2019) Netflix Original

Previously a successful short film form a few years ago, director and creator Stefon Bristol finally got the go-ahead to make See You Yesterday into a feature-length film. Easily one of the greater Original films to date, See You Yesterday deserves a watch.

Longtime friends C.J. Walker and Sebastian Thomas are teenage prodigies, both have incredible intellect and bright futures ahead of them. But when C.J.’s brother is wrongfully shot by a police officer the two teenagers build a time machine to stop the wrongful killing. The pair are successful in jumping back in time but will soon learn time-travel is more complex than they ever thought possible.

Shaun of the Dead (2004)

Arguably the film that paved the way for actors Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, Shaun of the Dead is one of the best Zombies movies of the 21st century. The first of the ‘Cornetto Trilogy’ Shaun of the Dead is a bloody and hilarious homage to the Zombie genre, best get it added to your watch list right now!

Shaun is a 30-something guy who has become a dull loser. When his girlfriend breaks up with him because of his childish nature, Shaun is forced to take a hard look at himself. Deciding to get his life in order, there is just one thing that stands in his way…a zombie apocalypse. After coming up with a plan to save his girlfriend, her annoying friends, and his mother, they must make their way to their safe haven, The Winchester Pub.

Here Are All the Latest Titles Added to Netflix UK This Past Week

34 New Movies Added to Netflix UK This Past Week:

  • Astral (2018)
  • Because I Don’t Lie (2001)
  • Cake (2018)
  • Casper (1995)
  • EMI: Liya Hai To Chukana Padega (2008)
  • Evan Almighty (2007)
  • Flood: A River’s Rampage (1998)
  • Good Sam (2019) Netflix Original
  • Hamid (2018)
  • Jane Eyre (2011)
  • Jonaki (2018)
  • Kin (2018)
  • Kucch To Hai (2003)
  • Kyaa Kool Hai Hum (2005)
  • Kyaa Kool Hain Hum 3 (2016)
  • Love in 7 Days (2018)
  • Malibu Rescue (2019)
  • Maria (2019) Netflix Original
  • Mission Istaanbul: Darr Ke Aagey Jeet Hai (2008)
  • Once Upon a Time in Mumbai (2010)
  • Once Upon ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara! (2013)
  • See You Yesterday (2019) Netflix Original
  • Shaun of the Dead (2004)
  • Shootout at Lokhandwala (2007)
  • Spartacus (1960)
  • Spring Breakers (2012)
  • Step Up (2006)
  • Step Up 3 (2010)
  • Step Up: Revolution (2012)
  • The Boat That Rocked (2009)
  • The Book of Life (2014)
  • The Eagle (2011)
  • The Fate of the Furious (2017)
  • The Wife (2017)

12 New TV Shows Added to Netflix This Past Week:

  • Chip and Potato (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Heidi, bienvenida a casa (Season 1)
  • I Hear You (Season 1)
  • It’s Bruno (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Nailed It! (Season 3) Netflix Original
  • Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj (Volume 3) Netflix Original
  • Revisions (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Still LAUGH-IN: The Stars Celebrate (2019) Netflix Original
  • The Defected (Season 1)
  • The Jungle Book (Season 1)
  • The Rain (Season 2) Netflix Original
  • Well-Intended Love (Season 1) Netflix Original

9 New Documentaries and Docuseries Added to Netflix This Past Week:

  • Born in Gaza (2014)
  • Born in Syria (2016)
  • Dying to Tell (2018) Netflix Original
  • Katie (2019)
  • Mereta: How Mum Decolonised the Screen (2018)
  • RBG (2018)
  • ReMastered: The Lion’s Share (2019) Netflix Original
  • Weed the People (2018)
  • 1994 (2019) Netflix Original

2 New Stand Up Specials Added to Netflix This Past Week:

  • Al Pitcher – Fy Dan Sweden (2017)
  • Saverio Raimondo: Il Satiro Parlante (2019) Netflix Original

What are you watching on Netflix UK this week? Let us know in the comments below.

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Jacob joined What's on Netflix fulltime in 2018 and serves as one of the lead writers. Jacob covers all things Netflix whether that's TV or movies but specializes in covering anime and K-dramas. Resides in Norwich in the United Kingdom. Contact: jacob@whats-on-netflix.com