A new month means a new slew of movies and shows on streaming service Netflix. Here’s a look at a great list of additions beginning August 30th…
The Netflix original series takes a chronicled look at the criminal exploits of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar.
The Reconstruction of William Zero (9/1)
After an accident, a geneticist wakes up with a fragmented memory and has to relearn who he is from his twin brother. As he digs deeper into his mind, he makes a shocking discovery about his true identity.
The Banshee Chapter (9/1)
Anne investigates the links between her friend’s disappearance, a secret government chemical and an odd radio broadcast with an unknown origin.
The One (9/1)
In a stunning dual role, international star Jet Li portrays Gabriel Yulaw, a police officer confronted with a sinister form of himself escaped from an advanced, parallel universe and intent on killing Gabriel. His alter ego’s hunt culminates in a fateful battle between good and evil that changes Gabriel’s perception of reality and forces him to examine the evil hidden within himself.
Aliens on the Moon: Truth Exposed (9/1)
Never-before-aired NASA footage presents evidence that the Moon is being used as a base.
Puffin Rock (9/1)
Puffin Rock is a Northern Irish children’s television series originally airing on RTÉ jr in Ireland and Nick Jr. in the United Kingdom. The programme is narrated by Chris O’Dowd. The series premiered on 18 May 2015.
Hannah and Her Sisters (9/1)
Three successive family Thanksgiving dinners mark time for Hannah (Mia Farrow), her younger sisters Lee (Barbara Hershey) and Holly (Dianne Wiest) and the men in their lives. Lee is having an affair with Hannah‘s husband, Elliot (Michael Caine), and trying to end her Svengali-like romance with artist Frederick (Max von Sydow). Holly is frustrated by her lack of career fulfillment and her increasing dependence on Hannah’s largesse, while being courted by the hypochondriac Mickey (Woody Allen).
Pitch Perfect 2 (9/1)
It’s been three years since the Barden Bellas (Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson) became the first all-female group to win a national title. All seems well until a botched Lincoln Center performance for the president leads to a scandal that strips them of their performing duties, causing internal tension and strife. With the world championships on the horizon in Copenhagen, Denmark, the women must get their act together for their one and only shot at redemption.
ALSO AVAILABLE 9/1/2015
“72 Dangerous Animals: Australia: Season One”
“The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lava Girl” (2005)
“Arthur: Season Seventeen”
“Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher” (2014)
“Battle Creek: Season One”
“Capital C” (2014)
“Da Jammies: Season One”
“Divorce Corp.” (2014)
“First Blood” (1982)
“Giggle and Hoot’s Best Ever!” (2014)
“Heather McDonald: I Don’t Mean to Brag” (2014)
“Lawrence of Arabia: Restored Version” (1962)
“The League: Season Six”
“Los Hombres También Lloran: Season One”
“Master of the Universe” (1987)
“Mississippi Damned” (2009)
“Mister Roger’s Neighborhood: Volume One”
“Mouk: Season One”
“Our Man in Tehran” (2013)
“The Monster Squad” (1987)
“Pandas: The Journey Home” (2014)
“Person of Interest: Seasons One-Three”
“Rambo: First Blood Part II” (1985)
“Rambo III: Ultimate Edition” (1988)
“Shake the Dust” (2014)
“Sleepy Hollow” (1999)
“Such Good People” (2014)
“Up in the Air” (2009)
“Zoo Clues: Season One”
“Black or White” (2014)
“Miss Julie” (2014)
“Drumline: A New Beat” (2014)
“Baby Daddy: Season Four”
“Bad Night” (2015)
“Madame Secretary: Season One”
“Melissa and Joey: Season Four”
Left Behind (9/5)
The entire planet is thrown into mayhem when millions of people disappear without a trace — all that remains are their clothes and belongings. Unmanned vehicles crash and planes fall from the sky, overwhelming emergency forces and causing massive gridlock, riots and chaos. Airline pilot Ray Steele (Nicolas Cage) struggles to save the lives of the passengers who remain on his flight, while his daughter (Cassi Thomson) races to find her brother and mother, both of whom have disappeared.
“Space Dandy: Season Two”
Avengers: Age of Ultron (9/8)
When Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) jump-starts a dormant peacekeeping program, things go terribly awry, forcing him, Thor (Chris Hemsworth), the Incredible Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) and the rest of the Avengers to reassemble. As the fate of Earth hangs in the balance, the team is put to the ultimate test as they battle Ultron, a technological terror hell-bent on human extinction. Along the way, they encounter two mysterious and powerful newcomers, Pietro and Wanda Maximoff.
ALSO AVAILABLE 9/8/15
“6 Years” (2015)
“Love at First Fight” (2014)
“Teen Beach Movie 2″ (2015)
Longmire – Season Four (9/10)
The neo-Western crime drama originally debuted on A&E, and lasted three seasons there before Netflix picked it up last fall. Season 4 promises to pick up “moments after Season 3’s exciting finale, and to reveal to the audience “what happened, and whether Walt can be stopped before he makes a fatal choice.”
ALSO AVAILABLE 9/10/15
“Fugitivos: Season One”
“About Elly” (2009)
“God Bless the Children” (2015)
“Madame Bovary” (2014)
“It Happened Here” (2015)
“Portlandia: Season Five”
“The Roughnecks” (2014)
“Why Did I Get Married?” (2007)
“Comedy Bang! Bang!: Season Four Part II”
“Call the Midwife: Series Four”
“The Bank Job” (2008)
“Closer to the Moon” (2015)
“Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret” (2014)
“Kambu: Season One”
“The Road Within” (2015)
“Rubble Kings” (2015)
“Sin Senos No Hay Paraiso: Season One”
“Zoobabu: Season One”
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (9/16)
Following her rescue from the devastating Quarter Quell, Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) awakes in the complex beneath the supposedly destroyed District 13. Her home, District 12, has been reduced to rubble, and Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson) is now the brainwashed captive of President Snow (Donald Sutherland). At the same time, Katniss also learns about a secret rebellion spreading throughout all of Panem — a rebellion that will place her at the center of a plot to turn the tables on Snow.
ALSO AVAILABLE 9/16/2015
“The Blacklist: Season 2″
“The Fosters: Season Three”
“Moonrise Kingdom” (2012)
“Reservation Road” (2007)
“The Mysteries of Laura: Season One”
“Keith Richards: Under the Influence” (2015)
Veteran lawman Roy Pulsifer (Jeff Bridges) works for the R.I.P.D., a legendary police force charged with finding monstrous spirits who are disguised as ordinary people but are trying to avoid their final judgment by hiding out among the living. When Roy and his new partner, Nick Walker (Ryan Reynolds), uncover a plot that could end all life, they must discover a way to restore the cosmic balance or else watch the tunnel to the afterlife start sending angry souls back to the world of the living.
“The Following: Season Three”
“Gotham: Season One”
“SMOSH: The Movie” (2015)
“Person of Interest: Season Four”
From Beyond (9/23)
Obsessive scientist Dr. Pretorius (Ted Sorel) successfully discovers a way to access a parallel universe of pleasure by tapping into the brain’s pineal gland. When he is seemingly killed by forces from this other dimension, his assistant, Dr. Crawford Tillinghast (Jeffrey Combs), is accused of the murder. After psychiatrist Katherine McMichaels (Barbara Crampton) and detective Bubba Brownlee (Ken Foree) take the case, the trio risks a return to the other world in order to solve the mystery.
Night of the Comet (9/23)
After a rare comet sighting, teen sisters Regina (Catherine Mary Stewart) and Samantha (Kelli Maroney) find that they’re among the only survivors of a zombie attack. The girls partner with another survivor, Hector (Robert Beltran), but as they try to avoid the zombies, they’re sought by scientists who want to experiment on their bodies in the hope of finding an antidote. Dodging both the doctors and the undead, they keep moving in the hope that they can continue to stay alive.
Stargate: The Ark of Truth (9/23)
An old enemy helps the crew of SG-1 search for an ancient device that can end the war.
ALSO AVAILABLE 9/23/2015
“The Loft” (2015)
Thor: The Dark World (9/24)
In ancient times, the gods of Asgard fought and won a war against an evil race known as the Dark Elves. The survivors were neutralized, and their ultimate weapon — the Aether — was buried in a secret location. Hundreds of years later, Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) finds the Aether and becomes its host, forcing Thor (Chris Hemsworth) to bring her to Asgard before Dark Elf Malekith (Christopher Eccleston) captures her and uses the weapon to destroy the Nine Realms — including Earth.
ALSO AVAILABLE 9/24/2015
“Blue Bloods: Season Five”
“Hawaii Five-0: Season Five”
“Parenthood: Season Six”
“VeggieTales In the House: Season One”
“The Canyons” (2013)
“The Walking Dead: Season Five”
“Bones: Season Ten”
“Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” (2013)
“Monster High: Boo York” (2015)
“R.L. Stines Monsterville: Cabinet of Souls” (2015)
Grimm – Season Four (9/30)
Season four picks up exactly where season three left off and it’s not looking good for Captain Renard, who is taken into surgery after his shooting.
ALSO AVAILABLE 9/30/2015
“Agatha Christies Poirot: Series Twelve”
“Leafie: A Hen Into the Wild” (2011)
“Midnight’s Children” (2012)
“Murdoch Mysteries: Seasons Four-Seven”
“Ned Rifle” (2014)