Here is your Netflix binge-list for this week, fresh from the Australian servers! The best new additions to the service include post-apocalyptic drama How It Ends, a new stand-up special from controversial Aussie comedian Jim Jefferies, The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants (y’know… for kids) and Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining.
Each month, Netflix adds tons of new movies and TV shows to its library. We’ve already listed everything coming to Netflix this month – but separating the critical gems from the box-office duds can be tricky.
To save you the trouble, we’ve shortlisted the best movies and TV shows that were either recently added, or are due to appear in the next few days. That’s your week’s viewing sorted!
From TV drama to documentaries, original films to stand-up comedy, Australia's streaming services are getting new content added all the time. Read on to see all the content that will be added to Stan, Netflix, Foxtel, Hayu and Amazon Prime Video's libraries in July.Read more
New Netflix Movies
Sing Street (July 9)
A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes.
How It Ends (July 13)
As a mysterious apocalypse causes the spread of misinformation and violence, a man and his estranged father-in-law race across a chaotic and fractured country to save his pregnant wife.
Jim Jefferies: This Is Me Now (July 13)
Expert craftsmanship isn’t a want, it’s a necessity. Just ask Jim Jefferies. This Is Me Now, a brand new Netflix Comedy special from Jim Jefferies.
This Is Where I Leave You (July 14)
When their father passes away, four grown siblings are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof together for a week, along with their over-sharing mother and an assortment of spouses, exes and might-have-beens.
The Shining (July 15)
A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.
New Netflix TV Shows
Drug Lords – Season 2 (July 10)
Witness the stories of history’s most notorious kingpins, their terrifying enforcers, and the men and women who’ve sworn to bring them down.
The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants (July 13)
Best friends George and Harold scheme together a number of pranks at school involving their principal, whose alter ego is a superhero they created called Captain Underpants.
Sugar Rush (July 13)
Sugar Rush is the new, relentlessly fast-paced baking competition that challenges brilliant bakers to create sweet treats that look and taste amazing – all against the clock. Who will race to the finish and win $10,000?
Suits Season 7 (July 13)
On the run from a drug deal gone bad, Mike Ross, a brilliant college dropout, finds himself a job working with Harvey Specter, one of New York City’s best lawyers.
The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale: Part 2 (July 15)
The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale is a weekly topical series featuring celebrity guests, comedy sketches, and insane video clips from every corner of the internet.
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