What’s New On Netflix This Weekend (March 29)

Netflix Australia isn’t releasing its big guns until April – but it still has a bunch of new movies and TV to get you through the weekend, including some stellar original content. Read on for everything coming to the service this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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It’s the final week of the month, but Netflix still has a few great shows and movies up its sleeve in the lead up to April. Tonight’s highlights include season 3 of Santa Clarita Diet, the post-WW2 spy series Traitors, the Black Mirror-style sci-fi series Osmosis, the 1930s FBI drama The Highwaymen, a new season of Suits, a new episode of Star Trek: Discovery and the fun looking video game adaptation Bayonetta. Check out the full lineup below!

TV Shows

Star Trek: Discovery (29 March)

Mysterious events in different regions of the galaxy launch Discovery on a new mission with a temporary captain: Christopher Pike of the Enterprise.

Santa Clarita Diet: Season 3 (29 March)

Sheila searches for meaning, Joel investigates a secret society, and Abby struggles with her feelings for Eric. Life and undeath can be so stressful.

Osmosis (29/3/2019)

In a near-future Paris, an app uses personal memories to decode the mysteries of love. But what happens if your memories, like all data, are subject to manipulation?

Traitors (29 March)

As World War II ends, a young English woman agrees to help an enigmatic American agent root out Russian infiltration of the British government.

Suits: Season 7 (29 March)

In Season 7, Mike commences his career as a legitimate lawyer while Harvey starts angling to gain control of Pearson Specter Litt.

How to Get Away With Murder: Season 4 (29 March)

Still recovering from the recent tragedy, Annalise takes on a major new case, while shocking truths about the past emerge and upend everyone’s lives.

Z Nation: Season 4 (30 March)

A team embarks on a perilous cross-country mission to transport the one man who survived a deadly zombie virus, hoping he holds the key to a vaccine.

El sabor de las margaritas (31 March)

While investigating the disappearance of a teen girl in a tight-knit Galician town, a Civil Guard officer uncovers secrets linked to a loss of her own.

Trailer Park Boys: The Animated Series (31 March)

The trailer park just got a lot weirder. Picking up where Season 12 left off — and higher than ever — the entire gang has turned into cartoons.

On My Block: Season 2 (31 March)

In the wake of a tragedy and Jamal’s valuable discovery, the friends lean on each other like never before as they deal with the repercussions.


Don’t Breathe (28 March)

Hoping to walk away with a massive fortune, a trio of thieves break into the house of a blind man who isn’t as helpless as he seems.

Baywatch (28 March)

Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchannon butts heads with a brash new recruit, as they uncover a criminal plot that threatens the future of the bay.

15 August (29 March)

Veteran Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit turns producer for this lighthearted snapshot of life in the chawls of Mumbai.

Bayoneta (29 March)

A retired Mexican boxer living alone in Finland gets a shot to redeem himself in the ring, forcing him to confront his painful past in the process.

The Highwaymen (29 March)

The outlaws made headlines. The lawmen made history. From director John Lee Hancock (The Blind Side), THE HIGHWAYMEN follows the untold true story of the legendary detectives who brought down Bonnie and Clyde. When the full force of the FBI and the latest forensic technology aren’t enough to capture the nation’s most notorious criminals, two former Texas Rangers (Kevin Costner and Woody Harrelson) must rely on their gut instincts and old school skills to get the job done.

London Has Fallen (29 March)

In London for the Prime Minister’s funeral, Mike Banning is caught up in a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.

Documentaries / Stand-up Comedy

Nate Bargatze: The Tennessee Kid (26 March)

Comedian Nate Bargatze takes aim at the absurdity of everyday life in an approachable and deadpan stand-up set shot in Duluth, Georgia.

The Legend of Cocaine Island (29 March)

A businessman who is down on his luck hatches a plan to retrieve a mythical $2-million stash of cocaine from its reported hiding place in the Caribbean.


Surf’s Up (31/3/2019)

A behind-the-scenes look at the annual Penguin World Surfing Championship, and its newest participant, up-and-comer Cody Maverick.

Also make sure to watch a few of these award-winning movies and TV shows before they disappear – on April 1, they will all be leaving the service. You can see some of our personal recommendations below.

[referenced url=”https://www.lifehacker.com.au/2019/03/netflix-is-nuking-over-200-more-shows-into-orbit/” thumb=”https://www.lifehacker.com.au/wp-content/uploads/sites/4/2019/03/Battle-Los-Angeles-410×231.jpg” title=”Netflix Is Nuking Over 200 Shows This Week” excerpt=”It’s that time of the month again when Netflix deletes a bunch of third-party content off its service. Normally, we’d advise you to watch these movies and TV shows while you still have the chance – but this week, that’s mathematically impossible.

Over the next three days, Netflix will remove over 200 titles totalling thousands of hours of entertainment. Here’s the full list.”]


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