Dear Netflix: all is forgiven. After a decidedly lacklustre month, the streaming giant is back in form with a whopping 120 titles rampaging onto the service in October. This includes new seasons of Peaky Blinders and Bojack Horseman, original sci-fi show Raising Dion and the post-apocalyptic zombie series Daybreak. Here’s the full list!
In addition to the titles above, other October highlights include season 4 of Riverdale, the hospital-set thriller Fractured, Dolemite Is My Name starring Eddie Murphy, the Netflix Original horror flick In the Tall Grass and a stack of new documentaries, stand-up comedies and licensed movies.
Curiously, the universally derided Insatiable is getting another season this month. The so-bad-it’s-good Jaws: The Revenge is also joining the library. You cam see a synopsis of each title and when it drops in the list below.
Netflix TV Shows: October 2019
Peaky Blinders: Season 5 (04/10/2019)
As the Shelbys grapple with the 1929 stock market crash, Tommy confronts new threats to his power from younger family members and fascist rivals.
El Dragón: Return of a Warrior (04/10/2019)
To replace his grandfather as head of a cartel, a Tokyo financier returns to his home country of Mexico, where he must battle two rivals for control.
Big Mouth: Season 3 (04/10/2019)
In Season 3, Big Mouth focuses on what’s like to be going through puberty now. The show continues exploring human sexuality and everything around it, tackling issues such as cell phone addiction, female anger, the vast spectrum of sexuality, Adderall abuse, dick pics, toxic masculinity, and of course “how to have an orgasm.”
Raising Dion (04/10/2019)
Raising Dion follows the story of a woman named Nicole (Alisha Wainwright), who raises her son Dion (newcomer Ja’Siah Young) after the death of her husband, Mark (Michael B. Jordan). The normal dramas of raising a son as a single mom are amplified when Dion starts to manifest several mysterious, superhero-like abilities. Nicole must now keep her son’s gifts secret with the help of Mark’s best friend Pat (Jason Ritter), and protect Dion from antagonists out to exploit him while figuring out the origin of his abilities.
Match! Tennis Juniors (07/10/2019)
A tennis prodigy battles the odds to excel on the court while balancing schoolwork and inspiring fellow players on his team.
Rhythm + Flow (09/10/2019)
Judges Cardi B, Chance the Rapper and T.I. search for the next breakout hip-hop star in this music competition series. Starting October 9, new episodes of Rhythm + Flow will roll out each Wednesday, with different phases of the competition featured across 10 episodes.
Riverdale: Season 4 (from 10/10/2019)
Dark teen series Riverdale returns for its fourth season, now with its teenagers getting ready for senior year.
Insatiable: Season 2 (11/10/2019)
Amidst more pageant competitions, Patty and Bob each grapple with their own guilt and personal issues as the victims keep piling up around them.
Plan Coeur: Season 2 (11/10/2019)
Four months after bidding farewell to her BFFs, Elsa stages her return to Paris. But guilty secrets take a toll on her love life and her friendships.
Haunted: Season 2 (11/10/2019)
In an all-new season of true-life terror, real people recount unsettling run-ins with demons, ghosts and more, as told via dramatic re-enactments.
Arrow: Season 7 (16/10/2019)
Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
The Big Bang Theory: Season 11 (17/10/2019)
A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory.
Toon: Seasons 1-2 (18/10/2019)
Reclusive, socially awkward jingle composer Toon must navigate the nightmarish world of show biz after a viral video skyrockets him to fame.
MeatEater: Season 8 (18/10/2019)
Steve’s journeys in search of such delicious game meat as venison and mutton take him as far afield as Mexico and Alaska.
After a fateful domestic clash, a devoted mother finds herself in prison and fighting to survive in hopes of reuniting with her daughter.
Baby: Season 2 (18/10/2019)
Chiara and Ludovica find their lives spinning out of control as they navigate relationships, high school dramas and new corners of Rome’s underworld.
Interior Design Master (18/10/2019)
Aspiring interior designers transform a variety of spaces from dowdy to delightful as they vie for a life-changing contract with a top London hotel.
La casa de las flores: Season 2 (18/10/2019)
The de la Mora family grieves a loss while trying to recover sold businesses, plotting revenge and entangling themselves in romantic disasters.
Living with Yourself (18/10/2019)
The Netflix original series Living with Yourself is an inventive existential comedy that asks: do we really want to be better? Miles (Paul Rudd) is a man struggling in life. When he undergoes a novel spa treatment that promises to make him a better person, he finds he’s been replaced by a new and improved version of himself.
Surviving R. Kelly: Season 1 (22/10/2019)
A six-part series about the controversial R&B star R. Kelly which features several women making allegations of abuse by him.
Navigating a post-apocalyptic world full of zombies and Mad Max-style gangs, a teenage outcast searches for his lost love in this humorous drama series.
An honest lawyer (Naruna Costa) reaches a moral crossroads after learning her brother (Seu Jorge) is the leader of a rising criminal faction in Brazil.
Nailed It! France (C’est du gâteau!) (25/10/2019)
“Nailed it!” hits France with a splat as home bakers talented in catastrophe compete to make almost-edible wonders. French pastry may never be the same.
Nailed It! Spain (Niquelao!) (25/10/2019)
“Nailed It!” cruises to Spain, where novices try to avoid a fiasco while baking stunners. La Terremoto de Alcorcón hosts alongside chef Christian Escribá.
Prank Encounters (25/10/2019)
Monstrous frights meet funny reveals as real people land in their own horror movie. Gaten Matarazzo (“Stranger Things”) hosts the hidden-camera show.
Brigada Costa del Sol (25/10/2019)
This series explores the history of drug traffic in Spain and focuses on the first law enforcement organization created to fight it in the mid 1970s.
Bojack Horseman Season 6
It’s safe to say Horsin’ Around won’t be BoJack Horseman’s only lasting legacy. The final two-part season airs October 25 and January 31.
The Kominsky Method: Season 2 (25/10/2019)
Academy Award winners Michael Douglas (Kominsky) and Alan Arkin (Newlander) continue their journey as two friends tackling life’s inevitable curveballs as they navigate their later years in Los Angeles, a city that, above all else, values youth.
Flavorful Origins: Yunnan Cuisine (30/10/2019)
Explore the diverse flavors of China’s Yunnan province and get to know the cooks and ingredients that shape its rich culinary tradition.
Nowhere Man (31/10/2019)
Two nefarious schemes taking place 10 years apart entangle a dauntless triad member who must break out of prison to rescue a loved one.
My Next Guest with David Letterman and Shah Rukh Khan (Coming Soon)
The late-night king interviews the king of Bollywood, celebrated Indian actor Shah Rukh Khan.
Netflix Films: October 2019
Ready to Mingle (Solteras) (02/10/2019)
After the man she thought she’d marry breaks up with her, Ana joins a class for single women who are in search of a husband.
In the Tall Grass (04/10/2019)
After hearing a young boy’s cry for help, a sister and brother venture into a vast field of tall grass in Kansas but soon discover there may be no way out…and that something evil lurks within.
Wolkenbruchs wunderliche Reise in die Arme einer Schickse (11/10/2019)
Pressured to marry a nice Orthodox Jewish woman, Motti is thrown for a loop when he falls for classmate Laura, who his mother will never approve of.
La influencia (11/10/2019)
Back in her childhood home to care for her comatose mother, Alicia is forced to face a past she thought she’d buried and a body that refuses to die.
After his wife and injured daughter disappear from an ER, a man conducts a panicked search and becomes convinced the hospital is hiding something.
The Forest of Love (11/10/2019)
Auteur Sion Sono helms the fictionalized retelling of how one charismatic leader led his followers down a bizarre, gruesome, deadly and depraved path.
Noumouké, 15, must decide which of his brothers’ footsteps he’ll follow: law student Soulaymaan or mobster Demba. Directed by Kery James and Leïla Sy.
ELI is the story of a young boy plagued with an unknown, debilitating illness that requires him to live completely sealed off from the outside world. After exhausting every option, his parents put their trust – and his life – in the hands of a doctor whose experimental, cutting edge treatments may hold Eli’s last hope. As Eli undergoes the tremendously intense process that could potentially cure him, he begins to be haunted by experiences that make him question who he can trust.
To find his therapy dog, a 17-year-old escapes from juvie and embarks on a journey of reconnection with his brother and grandmother through Cantabria.
Upstarts, is a bromance about three college graduates from small-town India, captivated by the startup mania sweeping the country. As they enter the rollercoaster startup ecosystem of big dreams, big money and bigger sharks, they are faced with a big choice – their dreams, or their friendship. Directed by Udai Singh Pawar, Upstarts is produced by Raja Menon, Janani Ravichandran and Jawahar Sharma of Bandra West Productions. This film is supported by real-life heroes from the startup world in Bengaluru.
The Laundromat (18/10/2019)
When her idyllic vacation takes an unthinkable turn, Ellen Martin (Academy Award winner Meryl Streep) begins investigating a fake insurance policy, only to find herself down a rabbit hole of questionable dealings that can be linked to a Panama City law firm and its vested interest in helping the world’s wealthiest citizens amass even larger fortunes.
Dolemite Is My Name (25/10/2019)
Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe winner Eddie Murphy portrays real-life legend Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who proved naysayers wrong when his hilarious, obscene, kung-fu fighting alter ego, Dolemite, became a 1970s Blaxploitation phenomenon.
When a single mother accepts the help of a mysterious woman after her daughter is bitten by a rattlesnake, she finds herself making an unthinkable deal with the devil to repay the stranger.
Wounds (Coming Soon)
When a New Orleans bartender picks up a cell phone dropped in a brawl, he begins to receive ominous messages — and finds his sanity slowly unraveling.
Where Hands Touch (01/10/2019)
A rites of passage story of a bi-racial teen struggling for survival in Nazi Germany.
Fed Up (01/10/2019)
An examination of America’s obesity epidemic and the food industry’s role in aggravating it.
The Book of Eli (01/10/2019)
A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.
Wild Wild West (01/10/2019)
The two best special agents in the Wild West must save President Grant from the clutches of a diabolical, wheelchair-bound, steampunk-savvy, Confederate scientist bent on revenge for losing the Civil War.
Boo! A Madea Halloween (01/10/2019)
Madea winds up in the middle of mayhem when she spends a haunted Halloween fending off killers, paranormal poltergeists, ghosts, ghouls and zombies while keeping a watchful eye on a group of misbehaving teens.
All the Money in the World (04/10/2019)
The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.
Pitch Perfect 3 (07/10/2019)
Following their win at the world championship, the now separated Bellas reunite for one last singing competition at an overseas USO tour, but face a group who uses both instruments and voices.
Inside Man (11/10/2019)
A police detective, a bank robber, and a high-power broker enter high-stakes negotiations after the criminal’s brilliant heist spirals into a hostage situation.
Back to the Future Part III (11/10/2019)
Learning about the death of Doc Brown in 1885, Marty travels back in time to save him. But when the fuel tank on the time machine is punctured, the two must figure out a way to escape the Old West before Emmet is murdered.
Billy Elliot (11/10/2019)
A talented young boy becomes torn between his unexpected love of dance and the disintegration of his family.
Bring It On: Fight to the Finish (11/10/2019)
Lina Cruz is a tough, sharp-witted Latina cheerleader from East L.A. who transfers to a posh, West Los Angeles high school after her widowed mother remarries a wealthy man.
The early years of the reign of Elizabeth I of England and her difficult task of learning what is necessary to be a monarch.
A mean lord exiles fairytale creatures to the swamp of a grumpy ogre, who must go on a quest and rescue a princess for the lord in order to get his land back.
When a killer shark unleashes chaos on a beach community, it’s up to a local sheriff, a marine biologist, and an old seafarer to hunt the beast down.
Mercury Rising (11/10/2019)
Shadowy elements in the NSA target a nine-year old autistic savant for death when he is able to decipher a top secret code.
In 1932, two strangers are wrongfully convicted and develop a strong friendship in prison that lasts them through the 20th century.
Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a superhero, even though he has no powers, training or meaningful reason to do so.
The Purge (11/10/2019)
A wealthy family are held hostage for harboring the target of a murderous syndicate during the Purge, a 12-hour period in which any and all crime is legal.
Brewster’s Millions (11/10/2019)
A minor league baseball player has to spend thirty million dollars in thirty days, in order to inherit three hundred million dollars. However, he’s not allowed to tell anyone about the deal.
The Nutty Professor (11/10/2019)
Grossly overweight yet good-hearted professor Sherman Klump takes a special chemical that turns him into the slim but obnoxious Buddy Love.
Sophie’s Choice (11/10/2019)
Sophie is the survivor of Nazi concentration camps, who has found a reason to live with Nathan, a sparkling if unsteady American Jew obsessed with the Holocaust.
The Tale of Despereaux (11/10/2019)
An unusually brave mouse helps to restore happiness to a forlorn kingdom after making friends with a gentleman rat.
Jaws: The Revenge (11/10/2019)
Chief Brody’s widow believes that her family is deliberately being targeted by another shark in search of revenge.
A team of scientists aboard the International Space Station discover a rapidly evolving life form that caused extinction on Mars and now threatens all life on Earth.
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (12/10/2019)
When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. She joins forces with others like her and heads into a dangerous alternate New York called the Shadow World.
Da Kath & Kim Code (13/10/2019)
Film adaptation of the Australian comedy series Kath and Kim.
Kath & Kimderella (13/10/2019)
Fountain Lakes’ foxy ladies who turn more than just heads when they go on an overseas trip and end up being the centre of their very own fairytale.
An idealistic FBI agent is enlisted by a government task force to aid in the escalating war against drugs at the border area between the U.S. and Mexico.
The Losers (15/10/2019)
A CIA special forces team are betrayed and left for dead by their superiors, galvanizing them to mount an offensive on the CIA.
Green Lantern (15/10/2019)
Reckless test pilot Hal Jordan is granted an alien ring that bestows him with otherworldly powers that inducts him into an intergalactic police force, the Green Lantern Corps.
Police Academy (15/10/2019)
A group of good-hearted, but incompetent misfits enter the police academy, but the instructors there are not going to put up with their pranks.
A tough-on-crime street cop must protect the only surviving witness to a strange murderous cult with far reaching plans.
The warrior Beowulf (Ray Winstone) must fight and defeat the monster Grendel (Crispin Glover), who is terrorizing Denmark, and later, Grendel’s Mother (Angelina Jolie), who begins killing out of revenge.
The Pagemaster (15/10/2019)
A cowardly boy, who buries himself in accident statistics, enters a library to escape a storm, only to be transformed into an animated illustration by the Pagemaster. He has to work through obstacles from classic books to return to real-life.
Demolition Man (15/10/2019)
A police officer is brought out of suspended animation in prison to pursue an old ultra-violent nemesis who is loose in a non-violent future society.
Adam Jones (Bradley Cooper) is a chef who destroyed his career with drugs and diva behavior. He cleans up and returns to London, determined to redeem himself by spearheading a top restaurant that can gain three Michelin stars.
The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (28/10/2019)
Following the events of the first movie, Surly and his friends must stop Oakton City’s Mayor from destroying their home to make way for a dysfunctional amusement park.
Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them (28/10/2019)
The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York’s secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school.
Netflix stand-up comedies and documentaries
Nikki Glaser: Bangin’ (1/10/2019)
Following her popular set on Season 1 of Netflix’s The Standups, Nikki Glaser is back with her first hour long Netflix original comedy special, Bangin’. Launching globally on October 1, Nikki keeps the audience at the edge of their seat as she delves into taboo topics like sex and… sex.
Living Undocumented (02/10/2019)
From executive producer Selena Gomez, Living Undocumented follows eight undocumented immigrant families who volunteered to tell their stories at great personal risk, revealing the high cost many must pay to try and live the American dream.
Rotten: Season 2 (04/10/2019)
Explore the secrets behind sugar and chocolate, the true cost of avocados and bottled water, and the changing world of wine and marijuana edibles.
Deon Cole: Cole Hearted (08/10/2019)
Chicago’s own Deon Cole is relentlessly hilarious in his first hour-long Netflix original comedy special, Deon Cole: Cole Hearted. Doubling down on his unrestrained and engaging set from the Netflix stand-up comedy series, The Standups, Cole beta tests bottomless jokes about offering mints to strangers, dining while Black, post-sex salutations and the preservation of comedy as the last raw form of expression.
Martin Matte: La Vie, La Mort…Eh La La..! (14/10/2019)
Quebecois comedy star Martin Matte serves up embarrassing personal stories, a solution for social media trolls and more in this mischievous special.
Park Na-rae: Glamour Warning (16/10/2019)
Korea’s beloved comedian and favorite big sister figure talks sex, relationships and celebrity life. And she’s sassier and dirtier than ever before.
Ghosts of Sugar Land (16/10/2019)
A group of suburban Muslim friends trace the disappearance of their friend “Mark,” who is suspected of joining ISIS.
Tell Me Who I Am (18/10/2019)
After losing his memory at age 18, Alex Lewis relies on his twin brother Marcus to teach him who he is. But the idyllic childhood Alex paints is hiding a traumatic family secret that the twins must finally face together decades later.
Unnatural Selection (18/10/2019)
Pioneers in gene-editing techniques and artificial intelligence confront ethical and technological challenges unlike any humanity has faced before.
Jenny Slate: Stage Fright (22/10/2019)
Comedian and actress Jenny Slate’s first Netflix original comedy special Stage Fright gives the audience an inside look at the comedian’s world. Interspersed within her hilarious stand-up set, Jenny shares personal clips of her childhood and interviews with her family in an intimate look at her life.
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner (23/10/2019)
Each episode of Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner will feature David Chang accompanied by a different celebrity guest exploring a single city, its culture and its cuisine. As the pair travels through each city, they will also uncover new and surprising things about themselves.
Dancing with the Birds (23/10/2019)
Some of the world’s most majestic birds display delightfully captivating mating rituals, from flashy dancing to flaunting their colorful feathers.
Grego Rossello: Disculpe las molestias (24/10/2019)
A stand-up special from Argentinian comedian Grego Rossello.
It Takes a Lunatic (25/10/2019)
An intimate portrait of Wynn Handman, a teacher who impacted generations of actors and directors — including Denzel Washington, Christopher Walken, Connie Britton, John Leguizamo, Aasif Mandvi, Alec Baldwin, Burt Reynolds, Joanne Woodward and many more.
A 3 Minute Hug (28/10/2019)
This documentary captures the joy and heartbreak of families separated by the U.S.-Mexico border sharing a short but bittersweet reunion in 2018.
Little Miss Sumo (28/10/2019)
Banned from competing professionally, sumo wrestling champion Hiyori confronts obstacles inside and outside the ring in an attempt to change the rules of Japan’s national sport — and fight gender inequality.
Arsenio Hall: Smart & Classy (29/10/2019)
Actor, talk show host, producer, and comedy legend Arsenio Hall makes his Netflix comedy special debut with Smart & Classy. Over the course of his illustrious career entertaining audiences around the world, Arsenio reflects on stand-up in today’s political climate, .
Netflix Kids and Anime
Carmen Sandiego: Season 2 (01/10/2019)
The stakes are higher than ever for Carmen, Ivy and Zack as V.I.L.E. unleashes a host of dastardly new villains while A.C.M.E. closes in.
Creeped Out: Season 2 (04/10/2019)
Creepy apps, wishes gone wrong and portals to another dimension: Brace yourself for 10 new spine-tingling tales.
Super Monsters: Season 3 (04/10/2019)
The fun-loving Super Monsters learn new lessons — and make new friends — while exploring the world around them in Pitchfork Pines.
Super Monsters: Vida’s First Halloween (04/10/2019)
The Super Monsters share their Halloween traditions with Vida, then get invited to a Día de los Muertos party in the Howlers’ backyard.
Legend Quest: Masters of Myth (05/10/2019)
When mythical creatures come to life, it’s up to Leo, Teodora, Don Andrés and Alebrije — super-secret monster hunters — to save the day.
Seis Manos (03/10/2019)
Set in Mexico in the 1970’s era, Seis Manos centers on three orphaned martial arts warriors who join forces with a DEA agent and a Mexican Federal to battle for justice after their beloved mentor is murdered on the streets of their tiny border town.
The Spooky Tale of Captain Underpants Hack-a-ween (08/10/2019)
When Halloween is declared illegal, best friends Harold and George search for a clever way to fight back against the outrageous new law.
Ultramarine Magmell (10/10/2019)
Decades after the sudden birth of a new continent, a young rescuer-for-hire provides aid to adventurers exploring this dangerous, uncharted world.
YooHoo to the Rescue: Season 2 (11/10/2019)
In a series of magical missions, quick-witted YooHoo and his can-do crew travel the globe to help animals in need.
Mighty Little Bheem: Diwali (18/10/2019)
From decorating his home to devouring sweets, join Bheem as he makes merry — and a bit of mischief — while the festival of lights is in full swing.
Spirit Riding Free: Pony Tales Collection 2 (18/10/2019)
The fun continues for Lucky and her friends with more adventure than ever before. Wherever they go, it’s quite a ride — and you get to come along!
Greenhouse Academy: Season 3 (25/10/2019)
The teen drama set in an elite boarding school in Southern California returns for Season 3, with the two rival student houses joining forces to uncover an evil plot.
Kengan Ashura: Part ll (31/10/2019)
The Annihilation Tournament rages on: corporate leaders jockey for the Kengan chairmanship while their gladiators beat each other bloody in the ring.