New to Netflix in August

❏ Netflix Original Series

The Get Down: Season 1A (August 12)

Told through the lives and music of a ragtag crew of South Bronx teens, The Get Down is a mythic saga of the transformation of 1970s New York City.

Scream: Season 2 (August 8)

In this new TV series sequel to the classic horror franchise, a cyberbullying incident in Lakewood leads to a murder with chilling echoes of the past.

❏ Netflix Original Films

The Little Prince (August 5)

When an overscheduled girl befriends an eccentric aviator, he regales her with tales about the adventures of an unusual boy who lives on an asteroid.

XOXO (August 26)

The lives of a budding DJ, his loyal pal, a hopeless romantic, a jaded has-been and a troubled couple intersect at an electronic dance musical festival.

❏ Netflix Original Documentaries

More Than a Game (August 1)

This documentary examines four African American hoopsters unique bond as they prep for the basketball playoffs at their mostly Caucasian high school.

Fearless: Season 1 (August 19)

On a journey from Brazil to the championships in Las Vegas, a tight-knit group of professional bull riders prove why they’re the best. A new series.

I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead (August 19)

A compelling look into the life and mind of Steve Aoki, one of dance music’s most hardworking, controversial and captivating characters. 

❏ Netflix Original Comedies

David Cross: Making America Great Again (August 5)

Emmy Award winner and Grammy Award nominee David Cross, named one of the Top 100 Stand-Up Comedians of All Time by Comedy Central. 

Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy: We’ve Been Thinking … (August 26)

Grammy-nominated comedian Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy bring their distinctive brand of humour to a packed crowd in Minneapolis.

❏ Netflix Exclusives

Donald Trump’s The Art of the Deal: The Movie (August 1)

Funny or Die presents a satirical rendition of Donald Trump’s 1987 bestselling business book, The Art of the Deal.

Netflix Kids Originals

Ever After High: Epic Winter (Season 5) (August 8)

When a curse on the Snow King causes global freezing, Crystal Winter and her pals must find a cure, or they’ll all live winterly ever after!

Project Mc2: Season 2 (August 12)

Teenage spy McKeyla teams up with three other super-smart girls to become secret agents who use their science and tech skills to save the day.

Ask the StoryBots: Season 1 (August 12)

Based on the award-winning educational apps, the StoryBots are curious little creatures who live in the world beneath our screens and go on fun adventures to help answer kids’ questions.

Puffin Rock: Season 2 (August 17)

Narrated by Chris O’Dowd, Puffin Rock follows the adventures of a family of puffins who live on a beautiful Irish island. 

Glitter Force: Season 2 (August 26)

Five preteen girls learn they’re a legendary superhero squad known as the Glitter Force. Their mission? To defend Earth from evil fairy-tale villains.

Dawn of the Croods: Season 2 (August 26)

The world’s first family is back for more laughs as they discover sports, sleepovers and other wonders in a world of exotic creatures and adventures.

❏ Highlights  

How to Get Away with Murder: Season 1 (August 1)

Grease: Live (August 1)

Igor (August 1)

Pretty Woman (August 3)

Billy Madison (August 3)

Argo (August 8)

Lawless (August 8)

Crazy Heart (August 10)

Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (August 10)

Geek Charming (August 10)

Annabelle (August 11)

Down with Love (August 15)

Jack and Jill (August 17)

The Mask of Zorro (August 17)

The Whole Ten Yards (August 17)

Hitch (August 17)

Tammy (August 25)

Serenity (August 31)

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