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by | July 24, 2020 | Comments

The latest movies, new Netflix series, and other new releases coming to the streaming giant this month include fan-favorite returning series Lucifer, pick-ups of titles like Nickelodeon’s  The Legend of Korra and Cobra Kai from YouTube, and new original movies, including promising superhero film Power Project.

Including The Legend of Korra, the streamer leans heavy into animation in August with the final chapter of Guillermo del Toro’s Tales of Arcadia trilogy, Wizards: Tales of Arcadia; anime offerings Aggretsuko season 3, Great Pretender, and The Seven Deadly Sins: Imperial Wrath of The Gods; and more.

Read on if you’re looking for a worthy binge, starting with a few titles to look out for at the top.


HIGHLIGHTS



Wizards: Tales of Arcadia: Season 1 (2020) 100%


Description: Merlin’s young apprentice mixes with characters from Trollhunters and 3Below in the final chapter of Guillermo del Toro’s Tales of Arcadia trilogy.

Premiere Date: Aug. 7, 2020



Project Power (2020) 60%


Description: When a pill that gives its users unpredictable superpowers for five minutes hits the streets of New Orleans, a teenage dealer and a local cop must team with an ex-soldier to take down the group responsible for its creation.

Premiere Date: Aug. 14, 2020



The Legend of Korra 93%


Description: A sequel to the Avatar: The Last Airbender animated fantasy series, The Legend of Korra’s four seasons come to Netflix: Book One: Air, Book Two: Spirits, Book Three: Change, Book Four: Balance

Premiere Date: Aug. 14, 2020



Lucifer: Season 5 (2019) 81%


Description: Lucifer, bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell, resigns his throne and abandons his kingdom for the gorgeous, shimmering insanity of Los Angeles, where he gets his kicks helping the LAPD…and the savvy detective Chloe Decker in particular.

Premiere Date: Aug. 21, 2020



Cobra Kai 94%


Description: Thirty years after the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament, Johnny’s rivalry with Daniel reignites. Ralph Macchio and William Zabka reprise their roles.

Premiere Date: Aug. 28, 2020


Available 8/1

Super Monsters: The New Class
A Knight's Tale (2001) 59%
Acts of Violence (2018) 0%
The Addams Family (1991) 64%
An Education (2009) 94%
Being John Malkovich (1999) 93%
Death at a Funeral (2010) 43%
Dennis the Menace (1993) 27%
Elizabeth Harvest (2018) 52%
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) 93%
Hardcore Henry (2016) 51%
Iron Man: Armored Adventures 60% Season 1-2
Jurassic Park (1993) 91%
Jurassic Park III (2001) 49%
The Lost World - Jurassic Park (1997) 53%
Mad Max (1979) 90%
Mr. Deeds (2002) 22%
My Perfect Landing: Season 1
Nagi-Asu: A Lull in the Sea: Season 1
The Neverending Story (1984) 80%
The Neverending Story II: The Next Chapter (1991) 14%
The Next Step: Season 6
Nights in Rodanthe (2008) 31%
Ocean's Thirteen (2007) 70%
Ocean's Twelve (2004) 55%
Operation Ouch: Season 1
Operation Ouch: Special
Remember Me (2010) 27%
Seabiscuit (2002)
Toradora!: Season 1
Transformers: Rescue Bots Academy: Season 2 (2020)
The Ugly Truth (2009) 14%
What Keeps You Alive (2018) 82%


Available 8/2

Almost Love (Sell By) (2020) 67%
Connected (2020)


Available 8/3

Immigration Nation


Available 9/4

A Go! Go! Cory Carson Summer Camp
Malibu Rescue: The Next Wave
Mundo Mistério / Mystery Lab
Sam Jay: 3 in the Morning (2020) 83%


Available 8/5

Anelka : L’Incompris / Anelka: Misunderstood
World’s Most Wanted


Available 8/6

The Rain: Season 3 (2020)
The Seven Deadly Sins: Imperial Wrath of The Gods


Available 8/7

High Seas (Alta mar) Season 3
Berlin, Berlin
The Magic School Bus Rides Again Kids In Space
¡Nailed It! Mexico Season 2
The New Legends of Monkey 100% Season 2
Selling Sunset: Season 3 (2020) 80%
Sing On! Germany
Tiny Creatures
Wizards: Tales of Arcadia
Word Party Songs
Work It (2020) 85%


Available 8/8

The Promise (2017) 51%
We Summon the Darkness (2020) 69%


Available 8/10

GAME ON: A Comedy Crossover Event
Nightcrawler (2014) 95%


Available 8/11

Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014) 81%
Rob Schneider: Asian Momma, Mexican Kids


Available 8/12

Scary Movie 5 (2013) 4%
(Un)Well


Available 8/13

Safety Not Guaranteed (2012) 91%
An Easy Girl (Un Fille Facile) (2019) 95%


Available 8/14

3%: Season 4
The Heist of the Century (El robo del siglo) (2020)
Fearless (1993) 85%
Glow Up Season 2
Project Power (2020) 60%
The Legend of Korra: Season 1 (2012) 100%
The Legend of Korra: Season 2 (2013) 75%
The Legend of Korra: Book Three - Change (2014) 100%
The Legend of Korra: Book Four - Balance (2014) 100%
Les Octonauts et la fosse des Mariannes (2017)
Teenage Bounty Hunters


Available 8/15

Rita: Season 1 (2012)  Season 5
Stranger: Season 2


Available 8/16

Johnny English (2003) 33%
Les Misérables (2012) 69%


Available 8/17

Crazy Awesome Teachers
Drunk Parents (2019) 0%
Glitch Techs  Season 2


Available 8/19

The Crimes That Bind (Inori no maku ga oriru toki) (2018)
DeMarcus Family Rules
High Score (2006)


Available 8/20

Biohackers
Good Kisser (2019) 86%
Great Pretender
John Was Trying to Contact Aliens


Available 8/21

Alien TV
Fuego negro
Hoops (2010)
Lucifer: Season 5 (2019) 81%
% Season 3
Sleepover (2004) 15%


Available 8/23

1BR (2020) 86%
Enemy Territory (Septembers Of Shiraz) (2016) 31%


Available 8/25

Emily’s Wonder Lab
Trinkets: Season 2 (2019)


Available 8/26

Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol
La venganza de Analía
Million Dollar Beach House
Rising Phoenix


Available 8/27

Aggretsuko 100%
The Bridge Curse
The Frozen Ground (2013) 61%


Available 8/28

All Together Now
Cobra Kai 94% Seasons 1-2
I AM A KILLER: Released
Orígenes secretos / Unknown Origins


Available 8/31

Casino Royale (2006) 95%
Quantum of Solace (2008) 65%


TV SHOWS AND MOVIES LEAVING NETFLIX THIS MONTH


Leaving 8/1

Skins (UK)

Leaving 8/3

Love (2015) 39%
Paranormal Survivor: Season 1-2


Leaving 8/7

6 Days (2017) 63%
Judy Moody and the NOT Bummer Summer (2011) 21%
St. Agatha (2019) 64%


Leaving 8/14

Adventures in Public School (Public Schooled) (2018) 71%
Being AP (2015) 100%
Goon (2012) 81%


Leaving 8/18

The Incident (1967) 88%

Leaving 8/19

Some Kind of Beautiful (2015) 6%

Leaving 8/20

Bad Rap (2016) 70%

Leaving 8/21

Just Go with It (2011) 19%

Leaving 8/23

Fanatic (1982)

Leaving 8/25

Blue Is The Warmest Color (2013) 89%

Leaving 8/28

Bring It On: Worldwide #Cheersmack (2017)
The Wicker Man (2006) 15%


Leaving 8/31

Bad Boys (1995) 42%
Bad Boys II (2003) 23%
Candyman (1992) 75%
Child's Play (2019) 63%
Clueless (1995) 82%
Failure to Launch (2006) 23%
Get Him to the Greek (2010) 72%
Groundhog Day (1993) 96%
He's Just Not That Into You (2009) 42%
Jerry Maguire (1996) 83%
The Karate Kid (1984) 89%
The Karate Kid Part II (1986) 45%
The Karate Kid, Part III (1989) 15%
The Lake House (2006) 35%
Life as We Know It (2010) 29%
Murder Party (2007) 100%
Observe and Report (2009) 51%
One Day (2011) 36%
Public Enemies (2009) 68%
Rugrats Go Wild (2003) 39%
School Daze (1988) 56%
Tootsie (1982) 90%
United 93 (2006) 90%
V for Vendetta (2006) 73%
Valentine's Day (2010) 18%

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