New films and TV shows coming to Netflix in August

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Netflix is giving you more excuses to cozy up in your bed and indulge in a bit of rest and relaxation during the month of August. The world’s leading internet entertainment service is bringing fascinating fare for viewers, from classic silver-screen movies to some of your favorite binge-worthy TV shows.

The month begins with some great offerings starting on Thursday, Aug. 1, with Quentin Tarantino’s Jackie Brown, featuring Pam Grier and Samuel L. Jackson; Why Do Fools Fall In Love, with Halle Berry, Vivica Fox, and Larenz Tate; Ice Cube’s Are We Done Yet?; and all five of the Rocky franchise movies.

On Friday, Aug. 2, the platform will release a host of other titles for your amusement, including Otherhood, starring Angela Bassett, a film about three moms who bond over their son’s forgetfulness on Mother’s Day, and season one of “Basketball or Nothing,”  a great new sports docuseries. Season 3 of the underrated series “Dear White People” featuring Logan Browning is also out today.

In the following weeks, fans can enjoy Tiffany Haddish Presents They Ready on Aug. 13, and  “13 Reasons Why” will return on Aug. 23.

Below you can find a complete list of the shows that will air on the streaming service this month.

August 1

Are We Done Yet?
Boyka: Undisputed
Four Weddings and a Funeral
Groundhog Day
Horns
Jackie Brown
Jupiter Ascending
Now and Then
Panic Room
Rocky
Rocky II
Rocky III
Rocky IV
Rocky V
Sex and the City: The Movie
Something’s Gotta Give
The Bank Job
The House Bunny
The Sinner: Julian
To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar
Why Do Fools Fall in Love

August 2

Ask the StoryBots: Season 3
Basketball or Nothing
Dear White People: Volume 3
Derry Girls: Season 2
Otherhood
She-Ra and the Princess of Power
: Season 3

August 4 

Patriot Act With Hasan Minhaj: Volume 4

August 5 

Enter the Anime
No Good Nick:
 Part 2

August 6 

Screwball
Sebastian Maniscalco: Why Would You Do That

August 8 

Dollar
Jane the Virgin: 
Season 5
Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer
The Naked Director
Wu Assassins

August 9 

Cable Girls: Season 4
The Family
GLOW: Season 3
The InBESTigators
iZombie: Season 5
Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling
Sintonia
Spirit Riding Free: Pony Tales
Tiny House Nation:
 Volume 1

August 13 

Knightfall: Season 2
Tiffany Haddish Presents: They Ready

August 14 

The 100: Season 6

August 15 

Cannon Busters

August 16  

August 17 

The Punisher

August 20 

Gangs of New York
Simon Amstell: Set Free

August 21 

American Factory
Hyperdrive

August 22 

Love Alarm

August 23 

13 Reasons Why
El Pepe: Una vida suprema
Hero Mask:
 Part II
Rust Valley Restorers

August 27 

Million Pound Menu: Season 2
Trolls: The Beat Goes On!: Season 7

August 29 

Falling Inn Love
Kardec
Workin’ Moms:
 Season 3

August 30 

The A List
Carole & Tuesday
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance
La Grande Classe
Mighty Little Bheem:
 Season 2
Styling Hollywood
True and the Rainbow Kingdom: Wild Wild Yetis
Un bandido honrado

August 31 

Luo Bao Bei: Season 1

Cassidy Sparks
Cassidy Sparks

I am a blogger, journalist and media enthusiast. I am passionate about covering entertainment, fashion and beauty. Keep up with me at Cassinthecity.com



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