We’re back to normal this week. No more long weekends or mid-week public holidays for a while. But there’s still plenty to keep us entertained as we look ahead to what we watch when we get home and want to chill. Here’s what’s coming this week on Netflix.
As it’s a new month, lots of new shows and movies are arriving, especially later in the week.
New Netflix TV Shows
A young heart attack survivor becomes consumed by the mystery surrounding the heart that saved her life. However, the closer she gets to uncovering the truth about her donor’s sudden death, the more she starts taking on the characteristics of the deceased — some of which are troublingly sinister. The cast is headed by Uma Thurman.
Anthony Jeselnik: Fire in the Maternity Ward
Everyone knows there is no topic Anthony Jeselnik can’t conquer, and he doesn’t disappoint in his second Netflix original comedy special Anthony Jeselnik: Fire in the Maternity Ward. Following his 2015 special Thoughts and Prayers, the comedian’s critical and biting style weaves through societal taboos without hesitation.
Baki: Part 2
In this anime series, a convict himself, bounty hunter Biscuit Oliva is dispatched to Tokyo to apprehend the escaped inmates and thwart them from unleashing further chaos.
The Nice Guys
In 1970s Los Angeles, a mismatched pair of private eyes investigate a missing girl and the mysterious death of a porn star.
A major ecstasy producer living in luxury on the Dutch-Belgian border faces big changes with two undercover agents begin moving in on his operation.
Faced with various frightening and uncomfortable events, contestants in this game show had better not flinch — or they’ll suffer painful consequences.
Dead to Me
A dark single camera comedy about a powerful friendship that blossoms between a tightly wound widow and a free spirit with a shocking secret.
Tuca & Bertie
Two bird women — a carefree toucan and anxious songbird — live in the same apartment building and share their lives in this animated comedy.
Knock Down The House
This rousing documentary follows four extraordinary women—Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Amy Vilela, Cori Bush, and Paula Jean Swearengin—who take on the congressional establishment by mounting grassroots campaigns and building a movement during a time of historic volatility in American politics.
All In My Family
From documentarian Hao Wu comes a heartfelt portrait of how he created a thoroughly modern family in America, only to face the dilemma of introducing his same-sex partner and their children to his deeply traditional parents and relatives in China.
Cupcake & Dino – General Services: Season 2
The brothers are back for more adventures in the limitless world of general services, where no job is too big, small or silly for this dynamic duo!
True and the Rainbow Kingdom: Mushroom Town
Do-gooding True can solve any problem, from a runaway boaty-float to a sideways sleepover — and a sticky mess at her very own birthday party!
The 100: Season 5
In the wake of Praimfaya’s cataclysmic destruction, war brews with a new enemy over what may be the last inhabitable land left on Earth.
Transformers: The Last Knight
A deadly threat from Earth’s history reappears, and a hunt for a lost artifact takes place between Autobots and Decepticons, while Optimus Prime encounters his creator in space.
Bridge to Terabithia
A preteen’s life turns upside down when he befriends the new girl in school and they imagine a whole new fantasy world to escape reality.
The Hangover: Part III
When one of their own is kidnapped by an angry gangster, the Wolf Pack must track down Mr. Chow, who has escaped from prison and is on the run.
Lawrence of Arabia: Restored Version
The story of T.E. Lawrence, the English officer who successfully united and led the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War I in order to fight the Turks.
A crash landing leaves Kitai Raige and his father Cypher stranded on Earth, a millennium after events forced humanity’s escape. With Cypher injured, Kitai must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help.
Resident Evil: Retribution
Alice fights alongside a resistance movement to regain her freedom from an Umbrella Corporation testing facility.
Languishing in prison and suffering from throat cancer, John Gotti recalls his bloody rise to power as one of New York’s most powerful Mafia kingpins.
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs: Season 1
Prequel to the 2009 film, with inventor boy Flint Lockwood and reporter girl Sam Sparks as best friends during high school.
Pine Gap: Season 1
Set in the intensely secretive world of intelligence and the enigmatic US/Australia joint defence facility in central Australia, the spy-thriller Pine Gap delves into the famously strong alliance between the two countries.
The Frankenstein Chronicles: Season 2
A detective tracks what seems to be a killer with a taste for dismemberment in 1827 London, but the case leads in a far more terrifying direction.
Two Night Stand
A snowstorm forces two people who made an online connection to unwillingly extend their one-night stand as the blizzard goes through the night.
A chance encounter between a disgraced music-business executive and a young singer-songwriter, new to Manhattan, turns into a promising collaboration between the two talents.