New Netflix Releases for August 20, 2018
To prove himself to a love interest, a delivery boy learns dubious kung fu from an aging charlatan so he can challenge his archrival to a fight.
| Chinese Movies | Chinese Action & Adventure | Chinese Comedies |
Shaolin monk San Te returns to protect a fellow hero with a talent for finding trouble in this action-packed sequel to "The 36th Chamber of Shaolin." A young martial artist has as much attitude as ability, and now he's got his fellow trainees in danger too.
| Asian Action Movies | Action & Adventure | Martial Arts Movies |
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 | Martial Arts Movies | Asian Action Movies |
An online community of amateur sleuths use technology to solve crimes -- and make quirky friends -- in their quest for justice. Their crime-fighting tools? Social media. Search engines. And most of all, each other.
| TV Shows | Crime TV Dramas | TV Dramas |
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 | Crime Movies | Sci-Fi & Fantasy |
In Dublin, friends Aisling and Danielle must come to terms with adulthood when their millennial hijinks and hangovers begin to wear off. The bar is their church, the job is a hobby. Until they're thrown into the deep end of adulthood and female friendship.
| TV Shows | TV Dramas | TV Comedies |
Suave, sophisticated spy Archer may have the coolest gadgets, but he still has issues when it comes to dealing with his boss, who is also his mother. Intrigue and cool gadgets only get this cartoon spy so far. Especially when his boss is his emasculating mother.
| US TV Shows | TV Animated Comedies | Sitcoms | TV Comedies | TV Action & Adventure | TV Shows |
Struggling in a loveless marriage, a hard-drinking, workaholic cop finds a chance at redemption after a fateful incident leaves him wounded.
| International Movies | Crime Movies | Crime Dramas |
Alice fights to get to Raccoon City and obtain a crucial antivirus, but Dr. Isaacs, Umbrella Corp. and hordes of violent zombies all stand in her way. The apocalypse was only the beginning. Now, Alice's story is nearing the end. But there's one final fight ahead of her.
| Action & Adventure | Action Thrillers | Sci-Fi Thrillers |
From baffling people on the street to orchestrating elaborate tricks, Justin Willman blends good-natured magic with grown-up laughs.
| Reality, Variety & Talk Shows | US TV Shows | TV Shows |
Inspired by classic and contemporary literature, four renowned Marathi directors create four individual stories in this anthology of short films. From discrimination to the darker sides of modernization, these four stories turn poems into socially relevant cinema.
| Dramas based on Books | Dramas based on classic literature | Dramas |
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 |
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 Comedies | US TV Shows | TV Animated Comedies | TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy | TV Action & Adventure | TV Shows |
Johnnie To's character-centered drama follows a Hong Kong firefighting crew as they take on harrowing rescue missions and navigate personal dilemmas.
| Action Thrillers | International Action & Adventure | Action & Adventure |
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.
| Romantic Comedies | Teen Comedies | Comedies |
In the probing documentary "Party Monster," DJ Fingablast investigates what became of his childhood hero, DJ Slizzard.
| Goofy Comedies | Comedies |