New Netflix Releases for August 19, 2018
On the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, thousands of enthusiasts reenact the epic clash. But there can only be one Napoleon.
| Military Documentaries | Documentaries |
With his wife on life support, an affluent landowner reevaluates his marriage and tries to mend his broken relationships with his daughters. Tragedy strikes a family and forces a man to confront a dark secret. Can he become the father he never was?
| Dramas based on contemporary literature | Dramas based on Books | Dramas |
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 Movies | Independent Comedies |
When a weather-controlling satellite system suddenly breaks down, a scientist must race against the clock to prevent a climate cataclysm on Earth. They build a machine to stop a climate apocalypse, then fire the geek behind it ... and it gets hacked. It's the perfect storm.
| Sci-Fi Thrillers | Action Thrillers | Action & Adventure |
From baffling people on the street to orchestrating elaborate tricks, Justin Willman blends good-natured magic with grown-up laughs.
| TV Shows | US TV Shows | Reality, Variety & Talk Shows |
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.
| US TV Shows | TV Shows | TV Action & Adventure | TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy | TV Comedies | TV Animated Comedies |
In an all-new series, five unlikely heroes and their flying robot lions unite to form the megapowerful Voltron and defend the universe from evil. They never guessed they'd have to save the universe. But together, they'll form a mighty robot and take on cosmic evil.
| Kids' TV | TV Shows |
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.
| Reality, Variety & Talk Shows | TV Shows |
In the probing documentary "Party Monster," DJ Fingablast investigates what became of his childhood hero, DJ Slizzard.
| Comedies | Goofy Comedies |
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 |
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 |
Dong Shancai is determined to excel at her dream university, where she encounters an elite clique of dashing, popular high-achievers -- and finds love. Rich, popular and not so humble. He's one of the demigods of the school -- and she's gonna knock him back down to Earth.
| Teen TV Shows | TV Shows | TV Dramas | Romantic TV Shows | Asian TV Shows |
When Texas teacher Richard is lured to Russia under false pretenses by his enemy Deb, his drag alter ego Bianca soon turns the country upside down. First, she messed with Texas. Now the full Bianca Del Rio experience is coming to Mother Russia.
| Goofy Comedies | Comedies | Satires |
TV legend David Letterman teams up with fascinating global figures for in-depth interviews and curiosity-fueled excursions in this monthly talk show. He revolutionized late-night. Now he's diving deeper in a series packed with heart, laughs and extraordinary people.
| US TV Shows | TV Shows | Stand-up Comedy & Talk Shows | Reality, Variety & Talk Shows |
To protect his family, a police detective covers up a murder case. But when his partner suspects foul play, he is trapped in a dangerous game on duty. He thought he was covering up a case of self-defense. But the truth was far from simple, and his family not so innocent.
| TV Shows | TV Dramas | Crime TV Dramas |