New Netflix Releases for October 19, 2018
Male celebs play make-believe as high schoolers, welcoming star transfer students every week and engaging in battles of witty humor and slapstick. In this classroom, everyone becomes the same age. No books, no teachers. Just lots of foolin' around.
| TV Shows | Reality, Variety & Talk Shows | Korean TV Shows | TV Comedies |
Former Club de Cuervos player Potro returns home to Argentina to crash the wedding of his famous soccer-star brother and confront his estranged family. He doesn't have an invitation to his brother's wedding. Instead, he arrives with a burgundy suit, dance moves and an identity crisis.
| TV Comedies |
Unable to revive their fading sex life after many years of marriage, a therapist and her husband decide to start dating other people. Can new lovers save their marriage? This long-married couple takes a leap down a forbidden path.
| TV Comedies | British TV Shows | TV Dramas | TV Shows |
Rejecting the demands of her wealthy family, a young woman poses as an ordinary college student and crosses paths with a stoic pop star at school. She has fortune and wants to hide it. He has fame and doesn't care. The past -- and each other -- is what really matters.
| TV Comedies | TV Shows | TV Dramas | TV Dramedies | Romantic TV Shows | International TV Shows |
A heartbroken ad copywriter living in Lima, Peru, is inspired to write a blog about life as a single woman and is surprised by her website's success. She couldn't get her ex out of her head. When alcohol, Tinder and painting furniture didn't help, she began writing.
| Comedies | Romantic Comedies | Teen Comedies |
Teenage friends plan an epic trip to Comic-Con to meet their idol, only to get caught in one hilariously awkward predicament after another. Three days till high school. One chance to meet their hero. So many ways their brilliant plan could go wrong.
| TV Comedies | Kids' TV | TV Shows |
Interviews with influential MCs, DJs and moguls trace the genre's dynamic evolution from the 1970s through the 1990s in this documentary series. Originators. Innovators. Revolutionaries. Hip-hop legends share the stories and sounds that changed the game.
| Docuseries | TV Shows | Documentaries | Music & Concert Documentaries | Music & Musicals | Music and Concert Movies | Social & Cultural Docs |
Filmed over 10 years, this real-life thriller follows a DNA exoneree who, while exposing police corruption, becomes a suspect in a grisly new crime. He served 18 years for a crime he didn't commit. Now he's on the line again, and some want to see him put away for good.
| Crime Documentaries | US TV Shows | Social & Cultural Docs | Docuseries | Critically-acclaimed Documentaries | TV Shows | Documentaries |
Dressed up as detective Sherlock Holmes, Slick must crack the case when a magician turns Jeff's spooky-costume party guests into their scary alter egos. It was supposed to be a fun party of pretend and make-believe. Now it's turning into a real nightmare!
| Asian TV Shows | Kids' TV | TV Comedies |
Anti-corruption investigator William Luk must join forces with detective Lau Po-keung to bring down a crime syndicate involved in sports betting. The stakes are high. The body count's growing. So the ICAC and police are taking a gamble -- they're betting on justice.
| Action & Adventure | Asian Action Movies | Action Thrillers |
In 2029, the elite police squad Illang combats a terrorist group opposing reunification of the two Koreas. But another enemy may be lurking nearby. They were meant to ensure public peace. But is there humanity left behind the mask -- or are they wolves in human form?
| International Action & Adventure | Action & Adventure | Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
After surrendering to Bogotá police, an ex-guerrilla avoids prison by working undercover to investigate a ruthless enforcer of government corruption. He left a war in the jungle for a new one in the city, where the enemy wears a suit and tie and is far more insidious.
| Latin American TV Shows | TV Dramas | TV Shows |
Real people sit down with friends and family to share terrifying true stories from their past, re-created through chilling re-enactments. Real people. Real stories. Really scary. The things they've seen are horrible ... and continue to haunt them.
| TV Shows | US TV Shows |
After sparing a girl's life during a massacre, an elite Triad assassin is targeted by an onslaught of murderous gangsters. He's got the ruthlessness, strength and intelligence of a top killer. Too bad for him, he's also got a heart.
| Action Thrillers | International Action & Adventure | Action & Adventure |
Illusionist Derren Brown concocts a psychological experiment in which he tries to manipulate an ordinary person into taking a bullet for a stranger. A master manipulator. A daring social experiment. How far can one man be pushed to save a stranger?
| Variety & Talk Shows | Reality |
From allergies to diet to sleep, three friendly doctors share expert advice, bust medical myths and test the latest treatments. They're serious medical professionals ... most of the time. And they've got answers to your biggest health questions.
| Docuseries | Documentaries | TV Shows |