Everything Coming To Stan, Netflix And Foxtel In August 2019

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It's a brand new month which means fresh content just in time for winter's last hurrah. There's everything from juicy dramas, stitch-inducing comedies and action-packed thrillers so you'll be spoiled for choice from Stan, Netflix and Foxtel when it comes to picking something to sink into your couch for.

Stan

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Stan's got a number of final seasons coming this month from 50 Cent's Power to the dark comedy Preacher. Some of your favourite go-to titles will also be making an appearance with slice-of-life classic, The Castle as well as the ambitious Mad Max: Fury Road.

Power: Season 6

New episodes every Monday from August 26

Is Angela (Lela Loren) really dead? Will Ghost (Omari Hardwick) have his revenge? Will he get even with Tommy (Joseph Sikora)? Will he get the Queens Child Project built? And will he finally escape his criminal past, despite the FBI closing in? Prepare yourself for more earth-shattering betrayal in the final season of the acclaimed criminal drama series Power, executive produced by Grammy Award winner 50 Cent.

Preacher: Season 4

New episodes every Monday from August 5

Shot in Melbourne and guest starring AACTA Award winner Lachy Hulme (Romper Stomper) the final season of Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and Breaking Bad producer Sam Catlin's insanely bloody adaptation of the graphic comic book Preacher marks not only the end of the road for the series but possibly the end of the world for Jesse Custer (Dominic Cooper), Tulip O'Hare (Ruth Negga), and Cassidy (Joseph Gilgun). There will be blood... but will they meet God?

Tracey Ullman's Show: Season 1 – 3

All episodes available from August 15

The British comedian who hit the big time in the U.S. and introduced the world to The Simpsons is back with a new comedy sketch show. With a writing team featuring the comic minds behind Veep and The League Of Gentlemen, over three seasons she pokes fun at British life, Brexit and Dame Judi Dench.

Infinity Train: Season 1

All episodes available from August 10

From Regular Show writer Owen Dennis comes the much-anticipated animated adventures of 12-year-old Tulip, who finds herself trapped on a never-ending train. On a mission to escape, she enlists the help of a two-in-one robot called One-One and an intelligent talking Corgi named Atticus (voiced by Ghostbusters star Ernie Hudson) as she attempts to find her way to freedom.

TV Shows

  • The Handmaid's Tale (Season 2): August 1
  • 60 Days In (Season 2): August 9
  • Sick Of It (Season 1): August 16
  • The Split (Season 1): August 23

Movies

  • Silver Lining's Playbook: August 3
  • The Insult: August 3
  • Graduation: August 4
  • Life Beyond Me: August 6
  • Boy Eating The Boy's Food: August 9
  • Mad Max: Fury Road: August 10
  • The Lego Movie: August 10
  • Son Of Sofia: August 11
  • The Castle: August 11
  • Million Dollar Baby: August 13
  • Watch The Sunset: August 31
  • Doubt: August 14
  • Don Jon: August 21
  • Hollywood Lane: August 24
  • The Delay: August 26

Continuing series

  • The Loudest Voice (Sundays)
  • City On A Hill (Sundays)
  • Perpetual Grace, LTD (Mondays)
  • The Rook (Mondays)
  • Claws (Mondays)
  • Sweetbitter (Mondays)
  • The Detour (Wednesdays)
  • Younger (Thursdays)
  • iZombie (Fridays)

Netflix

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As always Netflix has one of the largest content dumps and August is no different. Alongside usual suspects like the return of Mindhunter and GLOW, comes the Academy Award-winning tearjerker, A Star Is Born as well as the Chinese mammoth blockbuster, The Wandering Earth.

Everything Coming To Netflix In August 2019

A new month is on the horizon and that means a new onslaught of Netflix content is about to enter our lives. From the new season of Mindhunter to GLOW to the classic grossout comedy, Zombieland, there's bound to be something for everyone in this batch.

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Mindhunter: Season 2

All episodes available from August 16

The Behavioral Science Unit's killer instincts move from theory into action when the FBI joins in a high-profile hunt for a serial child murderer.

GLOW: Season 3

All episodes available from August 9

As the gang kicks off a run of shows in glamorous Las Vegas, power struggles, sexual tension and shifting priorities threaten their bond.

Original Series

  • 45 rpm: August 16
  • Basketball or Nothing: August 2
  • Better Than Us: August 16
  • Cable Girls (Season 4): August 9
  • Dear White People (Volume 3): August 2
  • Derry Girls (Season 2): August 2
  • Dollar: August 8
  • Droppin' Cash (Season 2): August 30
  • Frontera verde: August 16
  • GLOW (Season 3): August 9
  • Hyperdrive: August 21
  • Million Pound Menu (Season 2): August 27
  • MINDHUNTER (Season 2): August 16
  • Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj (Volume 4): August 4
  • QB1: Beyond the Lights (Season 3): August 16
  • Rust Valley Restorers: August 23
  • Sacred Games (Season 2): Coming in August
  • Sintonia: August 9
  • Styling Hollywood: August 30
  • The A List: August 30
  • The Dark Crystal - Age of Resistance: August 30
  • The Naked Director: August 8
  • Victim Number 8: August 16
  • Workin' Moms (Season 3): August 29
  • Wu Assassins: August 8

Netflix Film

  • Falling Inn Love: August 29
  • Kardec: August 29
  • La Grande Classe: August 30
  • Otherhood: August 2
  • Sextuplets: August 16
  • The Little Switzerland: August 16

Original Comedy

  • Simon Amstell: Set Free: August 20
  • Tiffany Haddish Presents: They Ready: August 13

Original Documentary

  • American Factory: August 21
  • Diagnosis: August 16
  • El Pepe: Una vida suprema: August 23
  • Enter the Anime: August 5
  • The Family: August 9

Kids and Family

  • Ask the StoryBots (Season 3): August 2
  • Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus: August 16
  • Mighty Little Bheem (Season 2): August 30
  • No Good Nick (Part 2): August 5
  • Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling: August 9
  • She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (Season 3): August 2
  • Spirit Riding Free: Pony Tales: August 9
  • Super Monsters Back to School): August 16
  • The InBESTigators: Coming in August
  • Trolls: The Beat Goes On! (Season 7): August 27
  • True and the Rainbow Kingdom: Wild Wild Yetis: August 30

Original Anime

  • Cannon Busters: August 15
  • CAROLE & TUESDAY: August 30
  • HERO MASK: Part II: August 23

New Movies

  • 47 Metres Down: August 10
  • A Little Bit of Heaven: August 1
  • American Pie Presents: Beta House: August 16
  • Arthur: August 15
  • Arthur Christmas: August 1
  • Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery: August 1
  • Blue Crush: August 16
  • Charlie Wilson's War: August 16
  • Chicken Run: August 16
  • Cop Out August: 15
  • Dazed and Confused: August 16
  • Elizabethtown: August 1
  • Get Smart: August 1
  • Jersey Boys: August 15
  • Office Christmas Party: August 13
  • Patch Adams: August 16
  • Resident Evil: The Final Chapter: August 17
  • Robin Hood: August 20
  • Something Borrowed: August 1
  • Southpaw: August 23
  • The Cabin in the Woods: August 1
  • The Dilemma: August 16
  • The Mechanic: August 8
  • The Prestige: August 15
  • The Untouchables: August 15
  • The Wandering Earth: August 5
  • Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: August 16
  • Training Day: August 25
  • Up in the Air: August 1
  • Vertigo: August 16
  • What Dreams May Come: August 16
  • Wonder: August 28

New Series

  • Wolfblood (Seasons 1 – 3): August 1

Foxtel

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Foxtel is the home of HBO and FX in Australia, which means you're guaranteed to get some quality content for nights in. There are new release movies like Bohemian Rhapsody, recent faves such as Cloverfield and 21 Jump Street and new HBO releases, including the highly-rated documentary What's My Name: Muhammad Ali.

What's My Name: Muhammad Ali

Weekly episodes available from August 3

This documentary explores Muhammad Ali's challenges, confrontations, comebacks and triumphs through recordings of his own voice and never-before-seen archival material.

Bohemian Rhapsody

Available from August 10

Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury. Freddie defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their iconic songs and revolutionary sound.

Snowfall: Season 3

Continuing episodes available through August

It's the summer of 1984. Crack cocaine is spreading like wildfire through South Central Los Angeles, continuing its path of destruction and changing the culture forever.

New Shows

  • The Pact (Season 1): August 1
  • The Swingers (Season 2): August 1
  • What’s My Name – Muhammad Ali: August 3
  • Share: August 5
  • Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted: August 6
  • When Missing Turns to Murder: August 6
  • Woodstock: 50th Anniversary Edition: August 10
  • Succession (Season 2): August 12
  • The Titan Games: August 13
  • Gogglebox Australia (Season 10): August 14
  • Curfew: August 14
  • Legendary Megastructures: August 19
  • Righteous Gemstones: August 20
  • Screen (Season 4): August 22
  • Ballers (Season 5): August 26
  • 60 Days In (Season 5): August 28

Continuing Shows

  • Fear The Walking Dead (Season 5)
  • Alone (Season 6)
  • The Victim
  • How I Caught the Killer
  • Divorce (Season 3)
  • Snowfall (Season 3)
  • America’s Got Talent (Season 14)
  • Abandoned Engineering (Season 2)
  • Grand Designs Australia (Season 8)

Movies

August 1

  • Cloverfield
  • Pacific Rim: Uprising
  • Stargate
  • Stargate: Continuum
  • Stargate: The Ark Of Truth
  • The Forbidden Kingdom
  • 21 Jump Street
  • Borat
  • Superbad
  • Talladega Nights
  • The Heartbreak Kid
  • The Ladykillers
  • The Pink Panther 2
  • That Darn Cat
  • Daddy Day Camp
  • Garfield
  • Hook
  • We Bought A Zoo
  • Zathura: A Space Adventure
  • Boogie Nights
  • Eyes Wide Shut
  • I Used To Be Normal: A Boyband Fangirl
  • Jackie Brown
  • Lars And The Real Girl
  • Midnight Oil 1984
  • Rushmore
  • Searching For Sugar Man
  • The Descendants
  • The Doors
  • Death Wish II
  • Death Wish 3
  • Heathers
  • Main Event
  • Steel Magnolias
  • The Big Chill
  • This Is Spinal Tap
  • Tootsie
  • In Darkness
  • As Good As It Gets
  • Sleepless In Seattle
  • American Psycho
  • From Dusk Till Dawn
  • Species III
  • Species: The Awakening
  • The Amityville Murders
  • The Bone Collector

August 2

  • Cold Creek Manor

August 3

  • Kindergarten Cop
  • A Star Is Born

August 4

  • Charlie's Angels
  • Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
  • Role Models
  • State Of Play

August 5

  • Stuck In The Suburbs

August 6

  • Old Dogs

August 8

  • The Even Stevens Movie

August 9

  • The Break-Up

August 10

  • Death Race
  • How To Train Your Dragon 3
  • Bohemian Rhapsody

August 11

  • Schindler's List

August 12

  • Double Teamed

August 13

  • Nobody's Fool

August 14

  • Den Brother

August 15

  • Godzilla (2014)
  • Suicide Squad
  • Gurrumul
  • Jersey Boys
  • Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan
  • The Escape
  • RocknRolla

August 16

  • Forces Of Nature

August 18

  • The Girl In The Spider's Web

August 20

  • Speed Kills

August 23

  • Hitman: Agent 47

August 24

  • Snow White And The Huntsman
  • Robin Hood

August 27

  • Widows

August 30

  • Tinker Bell And The Secret Of The Wings
  • Playing It Cool

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