Netflix: Coming and Leaving in August

Courtesy of Netflix

Netflix announced the podcasts, feature films and TV series that will be both coming and leaving the platform during the month of August.

PODCASTS

  • Behind The Scenes returns with a season on The Umbrella Academy, including interviews with Emmy Raver-Lampman, Gerard Way, Steve Blackman and more. The podcast series starts July 29th.

Coming Soon

ARASHI’s Diary -Voyage- ep 11NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY 

Anticipating a break in their activity and wanting to expand into the United States, the ARASHI members and their team create the perfect theme: “Turning up.”

Avail. 8/1/20

Super Monsters: The New ClassNETFLIX FAMILY 

New adventures, new friends! The Super Monsters welcome a new class of pint-sized preschoolers to Pitchfork Pines. Meet Olive, Rocky, Sami and Zane!

  • A Knight’s Tale
  • Acts of Violence
  • The Addams Family (1991)
  • An Education
  • Being John Malkovich
  • Death at a Funeral
  • Dennis the Menace
  • Elizabeth Harvest
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Hardcore Henry
  • Iron Man: Armored Adventures: Season 1-2
  • Jurassic Park
  • Jurassic Park III
  • The Lost World: Jurassic Park
  • Mad Max (1979)
  • Mr. Deeds
  • My Perfect Landing: Season 1
  • Nagi-Asu: A Lull in the Sea: Season 1
  • The NeverEnding Story
  • The NeverEnding Story 2: The Next Chapter
  • The Next Step: Season 6
  • Nights in Rodanthe
  • Ocean’s Thirteen
  • Ocean’s Twelve
  • Operation Ouch: Season 1
  • Operation Ouch: Special
  • Remember Me
  • Seabiscuit
  • Toradora!: Season 1
  • Transformers Rescue Bots Academy: S2
  • The Ugly Truth
  • What Keeps You Alive

Avail. 8/2/20

Almost Love

ConnectedNETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

In Netflix’s new documentary series Connected, science reporter and host Latif Nasser hopscotches around the planet to tease out the subtle and surprising ways that we are all inextricably linked to one another and our world.  He discovers how everything from the air we breathe, the selfies we post, and even the poop we poop can be traced back to catastrophic shipwrecks, fraudulent elections, and even distant galaxies.  From the microscopic to the telescopic to the kaleidoscopic, this show will make you see the world around you in a whole new way. 

Avail. 8/3/20

Immigration NationNETFLIX DOCUMENTARY 

This documentary series offers a unique and nuanced view of the ongoing struggles in America’s broken immigration system.

Avail. 8/4/20

A Go! Go! Cory Carson Summer CampNETFLIX FAMILY 

Cory’s spending the summer at Camp Friendship with his best friend, Freddie. But jealousy flares when Freddie brings his cousin Rosie along for the ride.

Malibu Rescue: The Next WaveNETFLIX FAMILY 

As summer returns to Malibu, Team Flounder takes to the beach to host — and unexpectedly compete in — the International Beachmaster Competition.

Mundo Mistério / Mystery LabNETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Factual television series which explores topics related to science and history, hosted by Felipe Castanhari. 

Sam Jay: 3 In The Morning NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL 

Following her Netflix debut on The Comedy Lineup Part 1, Emmy Award-nominated Saturday Night Live writer Sam Jay is back with her first hour-long Netflix original comedy special, 3 In The Morning. Filmed at The Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia, Sam Jay delivers the witty, candid and raw brand of comedy that earned her recognition as a standout comic. 

Avail. 8/5/20

Anelka : L’Incompris / Anelka: MisunderstoodNETFLIX DOCUMENTARY 

Intolerable, incomparable or both? Famed French footballer Nicolas Anelka’s controversial legacy is examined in this in-depth documentary.

World’s Most WantedNETFLIX DOCUMENTARY 

Heinous criminals have avoided capture despite massive rewards and global investigations. This docuseries profiles five of the world’s most wanted.

Avail. 8/6/20

The Rain: Season 3NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Years after the rain decimated the population of Scandinavia, Simone and Rasmus find themselves at odds about how to save humanity.

The Seven Deadly Sins: Imperial Wrath of The GodsNETFLIX ANIME 

With Camelot now the stronghold of the Ten Commandments, the Seven Deadly Sins assemble once more to liberate all of Britannia from the Demon Clan.

Avail. 8/7/20

Alta Mar / High Seas: Season 3NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

When the Bárbara de Braganza sets sail from Argentina to Mexico, Eva joins a mission to root out a scientist harboring a fatal virus on board.

Berlin, BerlinNETFLIX FILM

In this cinematic sequel to the hit TV series, Lolle has moved on from Sven and is about to marry her friend Hart – until Sven disrupts her plans.

The Magic School Bus Rides Again Kids In SpaceNETFLIX FAMILY

The Magic School Bus kids blast into space and onto the International Space Station, only to find themselves on the run from a giant tardigrade!

¡Nailed It! México: Season 2NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

The fondant flows and frosting fiascos abound as home bakers try to recreate cakes shaped like armadillos, aliens and Elvis for a tasty cash prize.

The New Legends of Monkey: Season 2NETFLIX FAMILY

The quest for sacred scrolls continues for the Monkey King and friends. But in a world of demons, gods and magic, everything comes at a cost.

Selling Sunset: Season 3NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Big changes come to The Oppenheim Group as a major sale closes, the agents consider career moves, and one broker faces a very public breakup.

Sing On! GermanyNETFLIX ORIGINAL 

In this karaoke competition hosted by Palina Rojinski, contestants must hit the right note for a chance to win up to 30,000 euros.

Tiny CreaturesNETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Little animals embark on big adventures across the U.S. in a dramatic nature series that explores their hidden worlds and epic survival stories. Narrated by Mike Colter.

Wizards: Tales of ArcadiaNETFLIX FAMILY

Merlin’s young apprentice mixes with characters from Trollhunters and 3Below in the final chapter of Guillermo del Toro’s Tales of Arcadia trilogy.

Word Party SongsNETFLIX FAMILY

Turn up the music, put on your dancing shoes! Bailey, Franny, Kip, Lulu and Tilly want you to sing along to this colorful collection of music videos.

Work ItNETFLIX FILM

When Quinn Ackermann’s admission to the college of her dreams depends on her performance at a dance competition, she forms a ragtag group of dancers to take on the best squad in school…now she just needs to learn how to dance.

Avail. 8/8/20

The Promise

We Summon the Darkness

Avail. 8/10/20

GAME ON: A Comedy Crossover Event — NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Worlds collide in this special event featuring familiar faces, surprise cameos and stories of spirited competition from four different comedy series.

Nightcrawler

Avail. 8/11/20

Mr. Peabody & Sherman

Rob Schneider: Asian Momma, Mexican KidsNETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL 

Actor, director, screenwriter, and comedian Rob Schneider’s first Netflix original comedy special, Rob Schneider: Asian Momma, Mexican Kids, gives viewers a look at his family and personal life through hilarious anecdotes. Ending with a surprise duet performance with his daughter, singer-songwriter Elle King, Rob talks about potty training his young daughters and his own pig potential. 

Avail. 8/12/20

Scary Movie 5

(Un)WellNETFLIX DOCUMENTARY 

This docuseries takes a deep dive into the lucrative wellness industry, which touts health and healing. But do these wellness trends live up to the promises?

Avail. 8/13/20

Safety Not Guaranteed

Une fille facile / An Easy GirlNETFLIX FILM

A teen girl is drawn to her cousin’s hedonistic lifestyle when they spend the summer together in Cannes as she learns about herself and her own values.

Avail. 8/14/20

3%: Season 4NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

This dystopian thriller returns for another season.

El robo del sigloNETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Based on the 1994 robbery of US$33 million from Colombia’s central bank, which turned the country upside down. Starring Andrés Parra, Christian Tappan.

FearlessNETFLIX FILM

A teenage boy must babysit a trio of alien superhero babies, who escaped from their day care, until their Dad can get to Earth.

Glow Up: Season 2NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

A new set of hopefuls must step it up and come with supreme technique and fierce creativity in hopes of being named the next makeup star.

Project PowerNETFLIX FILM 

When a pill that gives its users unpredictable superpowers for five minutes hits the streets of New Orleans, a teenage dealer and a local cop must team with an ex-soldier to take down the group responsible for its creation. 

The Legend of Korra: Book One: Air

The Legend of Korra: Book Two: Spirits

The Legend of Korra: Book Three: Change

The Legend of Korra: Book Four: Balance

Octonauts & the Caves of Sac ActunNETFLIX FAMILY 

The Octonauts embark on an underwater adventure, navigating a set of challenging caves to help a small octopus friend return home to the Caribbean Sea.

Teenage Bounty HuntersNETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Twin sisters Sterling and Blair balance teen life at an elite Southern high school with an unlikely new career as butt-kicking bounty hunters.Twin sisters Sterling and Blair balance teen life at an elite Southern high school with an unlikely new career as butt-kicking bounty hunters.

Avail. 8/15/20

Rita: Season 5NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

The demands of running a school strain Hjørdis’s relationships with Rita and Uffe. An old flame re-enters Rita’s life. A heartbroken Jeppe returns home.

Stranger: Season 2NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

In the midst of a power clash between prosecutors and police, Si-mok and Yeo-jin uncover murky secrets as they pursue a labyrinth of intertwined cases.

Avail. 8/16/20

Johnny English

Les Misérables (2012)

Avail. 8/17/20

Crazy Awesome TeachersNETFLIX FILM

A ragtag bunch of teachers and students team up to take back the money that a dangerous gangster stole from them.

Drunk Parents

Glitch Techs: Season 2NETFLIX FAMILY

The video game monster hunters are back for another season.

Avail. 8/19/20

Crímenes de familia / The Crimes That BindNETFLIX FILM

Alicia, a desperate mother, will do everything possible to prevent her son from being imprisoned for his ex-wife’s attempted murder.

DeMarcus Family Rules — NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus and his beauty queen wife, Allison, are a Nashville power couple living large — but things aren’t always so successful at home.

High Score — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

This documentary series explores the rise of the golden era in gaming, a time rife with competition, innovation and flat-out fun.

Avail. 8/20/20

BiohackersNETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Mia goes to medical school to get close to a professor she suspects had a hand in her past family tragedy and gets tangled in the world of biohacking.

Good Kisser

Great PretenderNETFLIX ANIME 

Supposedly Japan’s greatest swindler, Makoto Edamura gets more than he bargained for when he tries to con Laurent Thierry, a real world-class crook.

John Was Trying to Contact AliensNETFLIX FILM 

A rural electronics whiz broadcasts radio signals into the stars and monitors for signs of alien civilizations while enduring a lonely personal life.

Avail. 8/21/20

Alien TV — NETFLIX FAMILY 

Mixing computer animation and live action, this silly kids series follows aliens who come to Earth to investigate human life.

Fuego negro — NETFLIX FILM

A criminal on the run finds refuge in a mysterious hotel and soon discovers that the guests of the hotel are not human.

HoopsNETFLIX ORIGINAL 

A foul-mouthed high school basketball coach is sure he’ll hit the big leagues if he can only turn his terrible team around. Hey, good luck with that.

Lucifer: Season 5NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Lucifer, bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell, resigns his throne and abandons his kingdom for the gorgeous, shimmering insanity of Los Angeles, where he gets his kicks helping the LAPD…and the savvy detective Chloe Decker in particular.

Rust Valley Restorers: Season 3NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Mike keeps buying cars quicker than he can restore him, Avery and Connor visit the Motor City, and Cassidy gets cranking on a personal project.

The SleepoverNETFLIX FILM

Two siblings discover their mom is a former thief in witness protection and they must team up to rescue her after she is kidnapped and forced to pull one last job.

Avail. 8/23/20

1BR

Septembers of Shiraz

Avail. 8/25/20

Emily’s Wonder Lab NETFLIX FAMILY 

In this live-action series, host Emily Calandrelli makes STEAM fun with science experiments, activities and demonstrations that will blow your mind!

Trinkets: Season 2NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

The teen shoplifters are back for another season.

Avail. 8/26/20

Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol — NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Lovely pianist Gurara hits rock bottom when she meets the rough and mysterious Fritta Sunwoojun. Can Fritta bring Gurara back to life?

La venganza de Analía — NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Analia Guerrero decides to take revenge against her mother’s murderer, a prominent corrupt politician who’s running for president of Colombia.

Million Dollar Beach House — NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

In the swanky, exclusive Hamptons in New York, the driven real estate agents of Nest Seekers chase multimillion-dollar deals. 

Rising Phoenix — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

Rising Phoenix tells the extraordinary story of the Paralympic Games. From the rubble of World War II to the third biggest sporting event on the planet, the Paralympics sparked a global movement which continues to change the way the world thinks about disability, diversity & human potential.

Avail. 8/27/20

Aggretsuko: Season 3NETFLIX ANIME 

Retsuko the Red Panda and her death metal karaoke return for another season.

The Bridge Curse

The Frozen Ground

Avail. 8/28/20

All Together Now — NETFLIX FILM

Amber refuses to sweat the bad stuff — until a tragedy threatens her optimism and her way of life. Can Amber continue to be the princess of hope?

Cobra Kai: Seasons 1-2NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

Thirty years after the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament, Johnny’s rivalry with Daniel reignites. Ralph Macchio and William Zabka reprise their roles.

I AM A KILLER: Released — NETFLIX ORIGINAL 

In this crime docuseries spinoff, a convict is paroled 30 years after being sentenced to death for murder. Then he makes a stunning confession.

Orígenes secretos / Unknown OriginsNETFLIX FILM

Cops (Javier Rey, Antonio Resines) join comic book and cosplay geeks (Brays Efe, Verónica Echegui) to nab a killer re-creating superhero origin stories.

Avail. 8/31/20

Casino Royale

Quantum of Solace

LAST CALL

Leaving 8/1/20

Skins: Vol. 1-7

Leaving 8/3/20

Love

Paranormal Survivor: Season 1-2

Leaving 8/7/20

6 Days

Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer

St. Agatha

Leaving 8/14/20

Adventures in Public School

Being AP

Goon

Leaving 8/18/20

The Incident

Leaving 8/19/20

Some Kind of Beautiful

Leaving 8/20/20

Bad Rap

Leaving 8/21/20

Just Go With It

Leaving 8/23/20

Fanatic

Leaving 8/25/20

Blue Is the Warmest Color

Leaving 8/28/20

Bring It On: Worldwide Showdown

The Wicker Man

Leaving 8/31/20

Bad Boys

Bad Boys II

Candyman

Child’s Play

Clueless

Failure to Launch

Get Him to the Greek

Groundhog Day

He’s Just Not That Into You

Jerry Maguire

The Karate Kid

The Karate Kid Part II

The Karate Kid Part III

The Lake House

Life as We Know It

Murder Party

Observe and Report

One Day

Public Enemies

Rugrats Go Wild

School Daze

Tootsie

United 93

V for Vendetta

Valentine’s Day

 

Danielle Solzman

Danielle Solzman is native of Louisville, KY, and holds a BA in Public Relations from Northern Kentucky University and a MA in Media Communications from Webster University. She roots for her beloved Kentucky Wildcats, St. Louis Cardinals, Indianapolis Colts, and Boston Celtics. Living less than a mile away from Wrigley Field in Chicago, she is an active reader (sports/entertainment/history/biographies/select fiction) and involved with the Chicago improv scene. She also sees many movies and reviews them. She has previously written for Redbird Rants, Wildcat Blue Nation, and Hidden Remote/Flicksided. From April 2016 through May 2017, her film reviews can be found on Creators.