NEW ON @NETFLIX IN August #Netflix

With the heat index climbing higher every day, the kiddos are enjoying some binge watching on Netflix, and I’m enjoying the longer days to catch up on Netflix Originals and revisit some of my favorite shows.

August on Netflix is filled with debuts as we gear up for fall television. It’s also a lineup that will appeal to children young and young at heart.

1 August 2016

  • Billy Madison
  • Donald Trump’s The Art of the Deal: The Movie
  • Extract
  • Grease: Live
  • Igor
  • Just Married
  • Lawless
  • More Than a Game
  • Pretty Woman

  • Scream: Season 2 (Episode)
  • Seeking Justice
  • The Killing: Season 4
  • The Prestige

3 August 2016

  • The Queen
  • Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure
  • Beat Bugs (Season 1)August 3rd –Worldwide (excludes Austrailia)

Beat Bugs

Beat Bugs is a Beatles-inspired singalong show available worldwide, with the exclusion of Australia. The talent is amazing with P!nk, Sia, Eddie Vedder and more.

5 August 2016
  • David Cross: Making America Great Again
  • Ever After High: Epic Winter (Season 5)
  • Project Mc2 (Season 2)

August 12th – Worldwide

Project Mc2

This is live action and follows science skilled spies.

8 August 2016
  • Scream: Season 2 (Episode)
  • The Little Prince (2016 Movie)

August 5th – the US Only

I’m probably most excited about this one. I love the book as do so many and Netflix promises an authentic film from the adaption of the children’s book. It stars Jeff Bridges and Mackenzie Foy as lead voice cast!

10 August 2016
  • Braveheart
  • Definitely, Maybe
  • Down with Love
  • Geek Charming
  • The Intern
12 August 2016
  • Ask the StoryBots: Season 1
  • Puffin Rock: Season 2
  • The Get Down (Season 1)

August 12th – Available Worldwide

Based in 1970’s New York, The Get Down follows rag tag teenagers who are running the Bronx streets. Jaden Smith is the lead actor. The show is created and directed by Baz Luhrmann  (The Great Gatsby, Romeo + Juliet)

15 August 2016
  • Jack and Jill
  • Scream: Season 2 (Episode)
17 August 2016
  • Black Mass
  • Glitter Force: Season 2
  • Hitch
  • The Mask of Zorro
  • The Whole Ten Yards
19 August 2016
  • Fearless: Season 1
  • I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead
  • Bottersnikes & Gumbles (Season 1)

August 19th – Not available on Netflix UK, IE, AU, NZ & JP

bottersnikes and grommels

Inspired by the book seires Bottersnikes & Gumbles.  This show features the fun animation style of Shaun the Sheep, and Wallace and Grommit.

22 August 2016
  • Scream: Season 2 (Episode)
26 August 2016
  • Dawn of the Croods: Season 2
  • Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy: We’ve Been Thinking…
  • XOXO (Movie)

August 26th – Available Worldwide

Think comedy that centers around an EDM festival by the name of XOXO. Here six strangers’ lives collide. It features the talent of Sarah Hyland from Modern Family along with Ryan Hansen (2 Broke Girls) and Graham Philips (The Good Wife).