Australians are about to enjoy a four-day weekend courtesy of Easter. This means you have an extra 48 hours to catch up on the latest movies and TV shows landing on Netflix. Here’s everything that will be appearing over the long weekend – from the Star Trek: Discovery finale to the third entry in the Cornetto trilogy; The World’s End.
Netflix is starting to pull the brakes on new content is at gears up for a new month of releases. With that said, there are still more than 20 new titles to enjoy between now and Easter Monday. Here’s the full list.
New Netflix TV Shows
My First First Love (18 April)Due to various personal reasons, a group of Yun Tae-o’s friends move into his house, where they experience love, friendship, and everything in between.
Samantha!: Season 2 (19 April)The series follows the story of a former child star from the 80s, Samantha! who desperately clings to the fringes of celebrity. Together with her husband Wound, and their children Cindy, and Brandon, she delights with hare-brained schemes to launch herself back into the spotlight.
Star Trek: Discovery: Season 2 (19 April)
Mysterious events in different regions of the galaxy launch Discovery on a new mission with a temporary captain: Christopher Pike of the Enterprise.
New Netflix Movies
Bridget Jones’s Diary (17 April) [clear] This clever tale of Bridget Jones’s odyssey from Mr. Right-here-right-now to Mr. Right delivers a glimpse into the inner workings of the female mind.
Les Misérables (17 April)In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker’s daughter. The decision changes their lives forever.
King Kong (17 April)
In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to the mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with leading lady Ann Darrow.
The World’s End (17 April)Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from twenty years earlier unwittingly become humanity’s only hope for survival.
About Time (17 April)At the age of 21, Tim discovers he can travel in time and change what happens and has happened in his own life. His decision to make his world a better place by getting a girlfriend turns out not to be as easy as you might think.
Spy Game (17 April)Retiring CIA agent Nathan Muir recalls his training of Tom Bishop while working against agency politics to free him from his Chinese captors.
Along Came Polly (17 April)A buttoned up newlywed finds his too organized life falling into chaos when he falls in love with an old classmate.
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (17 April)After finding love, Bridget Jones questions if she really has everything she’s dreamed of having.
Oblivion (17 April)A veteran assigned to extract Earth’s remaining resources begins to question what he knows about his mission and himself.
Savages (17 April)Pot growers Ben and Chon face off against the Mexican drug cartel who kidnapped their shared girlfriend.
The Adjustment Bureau (17 April)The affair between a politician and a contemporary dancer is affected by mysterious forces keeping the lovers apart.
Inferno (18 April)When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Dr. Sienna Brooks, and together they must race across Europe against the clock to foil a deadly global plot.
A Fortunate Man (19 April)A gifted engineer flees his austere roots to pursue wealth and success among Copenhagen’s elite, but the pride propelling him threatens to be his ruin.
Music Teacher (19 April) [clear] Burned by his past, an emotionally troubled, small-town music teacher risks everything he has to reconnect with a now-famous former student.
Someone Great (19 April)On the heels of a blindsiding breakup, music journalist Jenny prepares for a new beginning — and one unforgettable adventure with her best friends.
New Netflix Documentaries
Brené Brown: The Call to Courage (19 April)Best-selling author Brené Brown discusses what it takes to choose courage over comfort in a culture defined by scarcity, fear and uncertainty.
Grass is Greener (20 April) [clear] It lit up jazz and hip-hop – and ignited a war on drugs steeped in racial injustice. Experts explore America’s complicated relationship with weed.
New Netflix Kids & Anime
Rilakkuma and Kaoru (19 April) [clear] Karoru leads a mundane life, but she gets to go home and find comfort in Rilakkuma, her endearingly lazy roommate who happens to be a fuzzy toy bear.
Pinky Malinky: Part 2 (22 April) [clear] Pinky Malinky is on a roll! Catch up on this joyful hot dog boy’s continuing adventures as he spreads fun and positivity with best friends Babs and JJ.
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