New Netflix Releases for August 20, 2018
Four high school seniors steal an important college entrance exam and go on vacation to "study," but accidentally lose the exam while partying. They try to cheat on a college admission test while partying on the beach -- because what could go wrong? Everything.
| Independent Comedies | Comedies | Independent Movies |
Princess duties call, but she'd rather be drinking. Free-spirited Bean exasperates the king as she wreaks havoc with her demon and elf pals. Misadventure is her middle name. Unfortunately, "princess" is her title. A madcap medieval quest from Matt Groening.
| TV Animated Comedies | US TV Shows | TV Action & Adventure | TV Shows | TV Comedies | TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
When his best friend is killed for uncovering political corruption, an idealistic young man decides to become a masked fighter for justice. They're young, their videos go viral, they're "basically like the Indian Justice League" -- and they're not backing down.
| Crime Dramas | Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Crime Movies |
An idealistic English filmmaker casts a group of student actors in her docudrama about India's revolution against British rule in the 1920s. She's looking to cast heroes, but these college kids don't care about history ... until it starts repeating itself.
| Bollywood Movies | Dramas | Foreign Movies | Foreign Dramas | Indian Movies | Hindi-Language Movies | Showbiz Dramas | Bollywood Dramas |
An aspiring writer with no imagination seeks inspiration for his novel by manipulating the lives of his neighbors so that he can write about them. Some people use their imagination to write a novel. His creative tools? Eavesdropping, manipulation, deceit.
| International Movies | Spanish Movies | Comedies |
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 Comedies | TV Shows | Asian TV Shows | Stand-up Comedy & Talk Shows | Reality, Variety & Talk Shows |
A girl from a mystical realm transforms into a dolphin to explore the human world, where an encounter with a young man propels her on a fateful quest. He saved her life in the human world. Now she's determined to save his -- even if it means defying the laws of her realm.
| Anime | Anime Features | Fantasy Anime |
When the American-educated scion of a powerful Indian family returns to the subcontinent, his first taste of power starts him down a corrupt path. He's a power-hungry heir to a dirty money empire. The only thing strong enough to stop him? His own family.
| Political Thrillers | Foreign Movies | Thrillers | Foreign Dramas | Foreign Thrillers | Indian Movies | Bollywood Movies | Hindi-Language Movies | Dramas | Political Dramas | Bollywood Dramas |
In this adaptation of Dickens' "Great Expectations," a young artist falls for an wealthy woman whose mother has trained her in the art of breaking hearts. She's a muse who knows how to inspire and evoke higher feelings. And then grind them into the dust.
| Dramas | Dramas based on Books | Dramas based on classic literature |
Designer Genevieve Gorder and real estate expert Peter Lorimer show property owners how to turn their short-term rentals into moneymaking showstoppers. Inspiring design, innovative branding -- and incredible vacation rental reveals. So inviting, you'll never want to leave.
| Reality, Variety & Talk Shows | TV Shows |
From baffling people on the street to orchestrating elaborate tricks, Justin Willman blends good-natured magic with grown-up laughs.
| TV Shows | Reality, Variety & Talk Shows | US TV Shows |
In the probing documentary "Party Monster," DJ Fingablast investigates what became of his childhood hero, DJ Slizzard.
| Comedies | Goofy Comedies |
After a corrupt general occupies his village and terrorizes his family, San Te vows revenge and leaves home to study the ancient fighting arts. He's been trained in the ancient arts of hands and weapons. But a fed-up monk dares to propose a radical new idea.
| Asian Action Movies | Action & Adventure | Martial Arts Movies |
Daring comedian Yoo Byung-jae connects criticism he's received from the general public to some of the most touchy issues in current Korean society. Conservative versus liberal. Misogyny versus feminism. He's discovering laughs in some uncomfortable places.
| Comedies | Stand-up Comedy & Talk Shows | Stand-up Comedy |
When her secret love letters somehow get mailed to each of her five crushes, Lara Jean finds her quiet high school existence turned upside down. Five intense crushes. Five soul-baring love letters. She never planned to mail them. Now they're out. Life, as she knows it, is over.
| Teen Comedies | Comedies | Romantic Comedies |
When animal species all over the world begin attacking humans, controversial zoologist Jackson Oz tries to discover the cause of the sudden change. People have always been on top of the food chain, looking down on the animal kingdom. They're about to get a new view.
| TV Shows | TV Dramas | TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy |