September 28, 2023
A young, kind birdwatcher must overcome cruel torment from two neighborhood bullies in the latest Wes Anderson-directed Roald Dahl adaptation. Starring Ralph Fiennes as Dahl himself (a sort of mother goose narrator figure), this all-ages short film is available on Netflix, the second of four Dahl-in …
September 27, 2023
In the wake of recent reports from pilots and former intelligence officers raising new questions about UFOs, this four-part doc series from Steven Spielberg’s production company is sure to top several charts. Scientists and military officials lend weight to first-person reports about four different …
September 27, 2023
A witty, four-part anthology series adapted from Roald Dahl’s short story collection aimed at older teens, Wes Anderson brings each one to life as a separate film short — unfolding on Netflix across consecutive nights. In the first short, Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Henry Sugar, a gambler who lea …
September 26, 2023
A lot of true crime docs claim to be shocking, but this one investigates the still-unsolved 1999 murder of a high-profile BBC TV journalist — a woman repeatedly compared to Princess Diana — who was shot on her doorstop. Theories about a professional hitman, organized crime, and ex-lovers are all e …
September 21, 2023
The nerdy son of a sex therapist covertly runs a sex therapy clinic for his high school classmates out of a bathroom stall. The fourth and final season of the witty, heartfelt, and sometimes racy British comedy comes to Netflix. This season will feature Dan Levy (Schitt’s Creek) as a cult author.
September 19, 2023
The troubled career and comeback of Mike Veeck, son of MLB impresario Bill Veeck. From Disco Demolition at Comiskey Park in 1979 to the present day minor league, the film is a feel-good love letter to America’s pastime from the director of the Oscar-winning doc 20 Feet From Stardom.
September 15, 2023
After being publicly humiliated, an aspiring influencer enrolls in a small-town South African university. Featuring an “it squad” of South African up-and-comers, this Netflix series explores contemporary social issues like getting canceled online alongside fluffy, fun young adult drama.
September 14, 2023
A self-appointed love connoisseur in the fairytale kingdom of Babenhausen, hired to teach the art of seduction to the Duchess’s son, finds himself embroiled in a romantic scandal of his own. This easy-to-digest romantic romp from Denmark has been praised for its engaging story and charismatic lead c …
September 13, 2023
A controversial fictional series about one of France’s more controversial public figures, Bernard Tapie, a football tycoon who was previously a singer, the head of Adidas, a politician, and an inmate. A year after Tapie’s passing, the seven-episode show offers a fascinating, intimate look at his ris …
September 12, 2023
The comedian and Daily Show veteran brings her third stand-up special to Netflix, split into three half-hour episodes. Wolf is known for her irreverent political satire, which she brought to her hosting duties at the 2018 White House Correspondents’ Dinner.
September 7, 2023
A nurse practitioner seeks to start over in a small North Carolina town and discovers the simple life she seeks might not be as easy to get as it seems. The fifth season of this soapy romantic drama finds wildfires threatening to engulf its titular town, leaving its inhabitants to make some tough de …
September 6, 2023
After getting laid off and hitting bottom, a young Thai woman discovers a suspicious package on her doorstep, and finds herself on an unlikely adventure in this dark mystery comedy set in Thailand. Contrary to what the title might suggest, there’s little sex, but the slow burn thriller takes some cu …
September 5, 2023
The alt-comedian with cult status brings his second special to Netflix. Known for his unfiltered, if sometimes controversial takes, this special touches on his girlfriend’s Navy SEAL ex, touring George Washington’s house, and an encounter with an Australian Goth.
September 1, 2023
Teens Charlie and Nick discover their friendship might be something more as they navigate school and young love in this uplifting LGBTQ coming-of-age drama. Based on best-selling graphic novels of the same name, the debut season of Heartstopper received critical acclaim for its heartwarming take on …
September 1, 2023
A hard-drinking young princess misadventures around her crumbling medieval kingdom of Dreamland with her elf companion. The fifth and final season of the Matt Groening-created animated comedy stars Abbi Jacobson, and follows in the format of Groening’s other hit shows, The Simpsons and Futurama.