New Netflix Releases for August 31, 2019
The wacky Griswold clan goes on an ill-fated cross-country odyssey, hell-bent on going to their favorite theme park, Walley World. A dim-bulb dad loads up the family for a cross-country drive. It's about the journey. The horrible, humiliating journey.
| Critically-acclaimed Movies | Critically-acclaimed Action & Adventure | Critically-acclaimed Comedies | Comedies | Action & Adventure | Slapstick Comedies | Adventures | Cult Comedies |
Teen private eye Nancy Drew heads to Tinseltown to investigate the murder of a movie star. But can she cut through Hollywood hype to solve the case? Her father asked her to stop playing detective. But this teen sleuth is hot on the trail of a Hollywood murderer.
| Thrillers | Mysteries | Movies based on children's books | Family Adventures | Movies for ages 11 to 12 | Movies for ages 8 to 10 | Children & Family Movies |
Four high school students get sucked into the jungle setting of a video game, where they embark on a quest as their comically mismatched adult avatars. They're teens. Trapped in a game. And stuck in grown-up bodies. Turns out detention wasn't the worst part of their day.
| Action & Adventure | US Action | US Movies |
When two siblings discover an enchanted board game that's a portal to a magical world, they meet a man who's been trapped inside the game for years. A magical board game gone bad turns an innocent living room into an obstacle course of life-threatening strategy.
| Family Adventures | Children & Family Movies | Movies for ages 8 to 10 | Movies for ages 11 to 12 | Family Features | Family Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Movies based on children's books |
A pair of deliriously dim-witted pals go on a madcap cross-country road trip to return a briefcase full of cash to its rightful owner. Two dolts on a mission with two thugs in hot pursuit. It'll take a lot of dumb luck for them to stay alive.
| Comedies |
Four guys who use a neighborhood watch group as a break from family duties get more than they bargained for when they uncover an alien invasion plot. Amateur alien fighters are humankind's best hope against an invasion. There goes the neighborhood ...
| Comedies | Late Night Comedies | Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Alien Sci-Fi |
While spending summer with her family in the mountains, 17-year-old Frances falls in love with the resort's free-spirited dance instructor. She's an idealistic rich girl. He's a working-class bad boy. But on the dance floor, all their differences melt away.
| Dramas | Romantic Movies | Romantic Dramas | Romantic Favorites |
An unassertive engineer desperately wants to divorce his beautiful but perpetually nagging wife -- so he asks his womanizing neighbor to seduce her.
| Romantic Korean Movies | Korean Comedies | Korean Movies |
When the greedy mayor decides to close Jellystone Park and sell the land, Yogi Bear and his sidekick Boo-Boo must save their home. Something's wrong in Jellystone, and it's not missing "pic-a-nic" baskets. Time for Yogi and Boo Boo to save the park!
| Comedies | Children & Family Movies | Movies for ages 8 to 10 | Movies for ages 11 to 12 | Family Adventures | Family Comedies | Animal Tales |
Experience nature's art as filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg highlights the beauty that lurks in oceans, forests, deserts and flowers.
| Special Interest | US TV Shows | TV Shows |
Slowed by age and failing eyesight, crack baseball scout Gus Lobel takes his grown daughter along as he checks out the final prospect of his career. An aging baseball scout and his daughter try to mend old wounds. It's late in the game, but they're fighters.
| Dramas | Sports Movies | Sports Dramas |
After losing control of Egypt to dark god Set, who brings chaos to the land, sun god Horus teams up with a mortal thief to save humankind.
| Action & Adventure | Adventures | Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
After taking a job as an assistant for a powerful fashion magazine editor, ordinary Andrea is thrilled -- until the magic wears off. It was a nightmare job working for the ice queen of fashion. But the worst jobs can offer the most rewarding surprises.
| Award-winning Movies | Golden Globe Award-winning Movies | Comedies |
This wacky prequel to the 1994 blockbuster goes back to the lame-brained title characters' days as classmates at a Rhode Island high school. When does Harry meet Lloyd? In high school, of course. In their scam remedial-needs class, the dumbing-down begins.
| Comedies |
Basketball legend Michael Jordan hoops it up with Bugs Bunny and other Looney Tunes characters in this romp that blends live action with animation. Bugs Bunny and his pals need the greatest basketball player ever ... so they can beat a team of aliens on the court!
| Children & Family Movies | Movies for ages 8 to 10 | Movies for ages 11 to 12 | Family Comedies | Movies for ages 5 to 7 | Sports Comedies | Comedies |
When a San Francisco exec wins a New Zealand inn, she ditches city life to remodel and flip the rustic property with help from a handsome contractor. Her career? Shaky. Her relationship? Crumbling. Rebuilding her life starts with a fixer-upper inn -- and a hardworking contractor.
| Comedies | Romantic Movies | Romantic Comedies |