New Netflix Releases for August 20, 2018
In ancient China, Zhi Ming trains at the legendary Northern Shaolin temple to avenge the death of his father at the hands of a nefarious magistrate. He's on a do-or-die quest for vengeance, but he wasn't expecting to find the woman he was meant for along the way.
| Action & Adventure | Asian Action Movies | Martial Arts Movies |
A dying tycoon has his consciousness transplanted into the body of a healthy young man, only to make a troubling discovery about the body's origin. He thought his money could buy him a new life, but he may have gotten more than he bargained for.
| Thrillers | Psychological Thrillers | Sci-Fi Thrillers |
When the tenant in their flat dies under suspicious circumstances, two bickering cousins are forced to navigate both sides of the law.
| Action Comedies | Action & Adventure | Asian Action Movies |
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 Movies | Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Crime Dramas |
A cop killer is sentenced to infamous Terminal Island, where his driving skills in the prison's car races earn him the nickname "Frankenstein." In the savage world of Death Race, everyone knows Frankenstein. Now it's time to meet his maker at maximum RPM.
| Sci-Fi & Fantasy | Sci-Fi Thrillers | Action & Adventure | Action Thrillers | Action Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
The spirit of a murdered woman contacts four bachelors, enlisting their help to find her killer. She doesn't know who she is or where she comes from, but she needs their help. Also, she's dead.
| Comedies | Horror Comedies | Horror Movies |
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.
| Comedies | Independent Comedies | Independent Movies |
When a divorced writer gets a letter from an old boyfriend announcing his wife's had a baby, she returns to her hometown to reconnect with her ex. A former prom queen returns home to reclaim her ex-boyfriend. Unfortunately, reality fails to live up to her delusions.
| Independent Movies | Dramas | Comedies | Independent Comedies | Independent Dramas |
In the guise of a Chilean refugee, Chouchou leaves North Africa and finds shelter in a church in Paris -- and a chance to refashion his identity. A new country, a new life -- and a chance to fully express his other self as Mademoiselle Chouchou.
| French Movies | Comedies | International Movies |
A retrospective look at the life and career of Grammy-award winning Spanish musician Alejandro Sanz. He found international success singing Latin music. Now, he shares the stories behind his songs.
| Documentaries | Music & Concert Documentaries | Music & Musicals |
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.
| TV Shows | Reality, Variety & Talk 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 |
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 |
In the probing documentary "Party Monster," DJ Fingablast investigates what became of his childhood hero, DJ Slizzard.
| Goofy Comedies | Comedies |
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 | Romantic Comedies | Comedies |
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.
| Stand-up Comedy & Talk Shows | Comedies | Stand-up Comedy |