Netflix Australia New Releases for November 2018

There's a long list of new releases coming to Netflix in Australia in November. Here's our Top 10 best new movies and shows, but remember that Netflix always releases at least twice the movies they announce, so check further down the page for the actual releases as they happen. The complete list of Netflix upcoming releases is below our Top 10. And check back at the end of November, because we'll have the December 2018 new releases list as soon as it's available to us.

  • Jack reacherJack Reacher Never Go Back: Tom Cruise returns in the sequel to the 2012 action thriller "Jack Reacher". His closest friend and ally is accused of being a spy, but elements within the military are hiding something, and Reacher has to fight to survive and prove both of their innocence.
  • Fifty shades darkerFifty Shades Darker: Continuing from "Fifty Shades of Grey", Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) has left Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) after deciding his "practices" were not right for her. However he wants her back, and accepts her conditions of no rules, and no punishments...
  • House of cards season 6House of Cards, Season 6: This will be the awaited, final season of House of Cards. Clair Underwood is now the first female American president, due to controversy outside the Netflix Original series itself, as Kevin Spacey was dropped from the show amidst legal allegations.
  • Polar expressPolar Express: This magical adventure is a Christmas classic, directed by Robert Zemeckis, and with the voice of Tom Hanks as the enigmatic conductor and narrator. The distinctive animation style adds to the character of this great Christmas film.
  • RiverdaleRiverdale Season 3: Loosely based on the Archie comic book characters, Riverdale is an adaptation that is darker, and reveals more of the unpolished edges of the familiar characters and their hometown.
  • VikingsVikings Season 5: Season 5 of this series continues to follow the legendary Norse hero Ragnar Lothbrok, as he rises from farmer to warrior. The Viking Age is portrayed with reasonable accuracy, with many characters based on, or inspired by, historical figures.
  • The christmas chroniclesThe Christmas Chronicles: Ready for Christmas? Netflix is. Two siblings team up with Santa Claus for a high-flying holiday adventure. A new Christmas classic from the makers of "Harry Potter" and "Home Alone".
  • Assassins creed boxartAssassin's Creed: Inspired by the video game, this 2016 movie stars Michael Fassbender as Cal, who discovers he is the descendant of Assassins. He holds the key to the freedom of the human race in his genes, and must fight the Templars to keep humanity safe.
  • Police academy boxartPolicy Academy 7: This 7th (and last) movie in the Police Academy series has the entire team heading to Moscow to take on the Russian mafia. It may not have been the best Police Academy movie...but it was the last!
  • She raShe-Ra and the Princesses of Power: Netflix seems to be focused on the 80s in November, with the release of this Netflix Original reboot of the original She-Ra series.

Complete List of all New Releases announced for Netflix in Australia

Netflix typically announces their new releases for upcoming months in the last week of any given month. However if you've been following our site you'll know that there are many more new movies and shows that get released that aren't announced. In order to keep completely up to date, check out the list below of titles coming to Australia, and then return daily to check out the list at the bottom of this page to see the most recent actual releases.

November 1

  • The Judgement (Netflix Original)
    After a traumatic incident at a party makes her a target of gossip and derision, a young college student tries to change her school’s toxic culture.
  • Follow This, part 3 (Netflix Original)
    BuzzFeed reporters research sexbots, superbug snipers and more in the third installment of this documentary series.
  • Angela’s Christmas (Netflix Original)
    A trip to church with her family on Christmas Eve gives young Angela an extraordinary idea. A heartwarming tale based on a story by Frank McCourt.

November 2

  • House of Cards, Season 6 (Netflix Original)
    With Frank out of the picture, Claire Underwood steps fully into her own as the first woman president, but faces formidable threats to her legacy.
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  • The Other Side of the Wind (Netflix Original)
    A completion and restoration of Orson Welles’s unfinished film, this satire follows the final days of a legendary director striving for a comeback.
  • They’ll Love Me When I’m Dead (Netflix Original)
    This engaging documentary explores Orson Welles’s unfinished film, The Other Side of the Wind, which he worked on for a decade before his death.
  • The Good Place: Season 3
  • ReMastered: Tricky Dick & The Man in Black (Netflix Original)
    This documentary chronicles Johnny Cash’s 1970 visit to the White House, where Cash’s shifting ideals clashed with Richard Nixon’s policies.
  • The Holiday Calendar (Netflix Original)
    A talented photographer stuck in a dead-end job inherits an antique Advent calendar that may be predicting the future—and pointing her toward love.
  • Trolls: The Beat Goes On!, Season 4 (Netflix Original)
    With her sunny attitude, Poppy leads her friends in rescuing Mr. Dinkles, supporting Guy Diamond’s new invention and teaching Smidge to be helpful.
  • Brainchild (Netflix Original)
    From germs and emotions to social media and more, it’s the science of your world explained in a way that’s refreshingly relatable.

November 3

  • Dynasty: Season 2
  • A Taiwanese Tale of Two Cities

November 5

  • John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons (Netflix Original)
    With a rapid-fire lesson in overlooked Latin history, Colombian-American actor John Leguizamo comes to Netflix with his one-man Broadway show John Leguizamo: Latin History For Morons. Examining 3,000 years of Latino history, Leguizamo charts everything from a satirical recap of Aztec and Incan history to stories of Latin patriots in the American Civil War, revealing how whitewashed history truly is. Latin History For Morons earned a 2018 Tony Award nomination for Best Play on Broadway.
  • Oh My Ghost (Netflix Original)
    When a skilled but timid chef is possessed by a sassy spirit, her newfound confidence catches the eye of her longtime crush, a culinary hotshot.

November 6

  • Shameless (U.S.): Season 8
  • Black Lightning: Season 2

November 8

  • Riverdale: Season 3
  • Police Academy 7: Mission to Moscow

November 9

  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
    Steven Spielberg's classic sci-fi family film has arrived Netflix and is ready to steal your heart all over again. E.T. follows a lonely boy named Elliot (Henry Thomas) who befriends a gentle alien right as he's coming to terms with the divorce of his parents. Elliot makes it his mission help his new friend find a way home while protecting it from government forces.
  • The Sinner: Season 2
    Detective Harry Ambrose (Bill Pullman) is back to investigate a new case (sorry Jessica Biel fans – that story is over) in his hometown of New York involving a disturbing double murder and a 13-year-old suspect.
  • Outlaw King (Netflix Original)
    This period drama follows Robert the Bruce’s battle to regain control after being made an outlaw by the King of England for taking the Scottish Crown.
  • The Perfect Man
  • The Five-Year Engagement
  • Ali G Indahouse
  • Medal of Honor (Netflix Original)
    This emotional docudrama tells the stories of Medal of Honor recipients from U.S. military operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, Vietnam and more.
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  • Westside (Netflix Original)
    Westside offers an unscripted and deeply personal glimpse into the journeys of nine young L.A.-based musicians as they follow their dreams. Each episode sheds light on their creative processes and personal struggles, interspersing cinema verité-style documentary footage with beautifully produced music videos featuring original songs.
  • Spirit Riding Free, Season 7 (Netflix Original)
    Seasons change, and so do Lucky’s adventures, whether she’s racing through the snow, outsmarting villains or soaring high in the sky!
  • Nitro Circus: The Movie
  • State of Play
  • An American Tail
  • Waterworld
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  • Super Drags (Netflix Original)
    Three gay friends, working by day at a department store, lead double lives as crime-fighting superhero drag queens.
  • Treehouse Detectives, Season 2 (Netflix Original)
    Brother-and-sister detectives Toby and Teri are back on the case, helping others, being brave—and asking big questions about the world around them.

November 10

  • Split
    Just in time for the release of M. Night Shyamalan's new film Glass (which is a direct follow-up to this film), Netflix has brought the inimitable director's most recent hit to its service. Split follows a group of girls who are kidnapped by a man diagnosed with 23 distinct personalities. They must try to escape his lair before the emergence of a frightful new 24th.

November 13

  • Warrior (Netflix Original)
    A war veteran plagued by guilt over his final mission teams up with his best friend’s widow to infiltrate a dangerous Copenhagen biker gang.
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  • Loudon Wainwright III: Surviving Twin (Netflix Original)
    GRAMMY-winning singer Loudon Wainwright III reflects on the close but complicated relationships between fathers and sons in this intimate evening of music and storytelling, from executive producer Judd Apatow and director Christopher Guest.

November 15

  • The Crew (Netflix Original)
    Work-life balance breaks down for Paris’ most gifted armed robbers when a grave mistake forces them to work for a crime boss in a high-stakes heist.
  • May The Devil Take You (Netflix Original)
    When her estranged father falls into a mysterious coma, a young woman seeks answers at his old villa, where she and her stepsister uncover dark truths.
  • Crazy, Stupid, Love

November 16

  • Narcos: Mexico
    Shifting its focus away from Colombia and over to Mexico, the latest Narcos series charts the rise of the Guadalajara Cartel and its rutheless leader, Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo (Diego Luna). An American DEA agent (Michael Peña) also learns the danger of targeting narcos in Mexico.
  • The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (Netflix Original)
    Saddle up for six tales about the American frontier from the unique minds of Joel and Ethan Coen, who wrote and directed this anthology.
  • She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (Netflix Original)
    In this reboot of the ’80s series, a magic sword transforms an orphan girl into warrior She-Ra, who unites a rebellion to fight against evil.
  • The Kominsky Method (Netflix Original)
    Michael Douglas stars as a briefly successful actor turned revered Hollywood acting coach. This Chuck Lorre comedy series also features Alan Arkin.
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  • Cam (Netflix Original)
    Her online life has been stolen. Her real life is unraveling. There’s only one way out: beat the impersonator at her own game.
  • The Princess Switch (Netflix Original)
    When a down-to-earth Chicago baker and a soon-to-be princess (both played by Vanessa Hudgens) discover they look like twins, they hatch a Christmastime plan to trade places.
  • Ponysitters Club, season 2 (Netflix Original)
    Skye and the Rescue Ranch gang return for another round of action-packed adventure, incredible friendship and adorable animals.
  • Prince of Peoria (Netflix Original)
    When an easygoing 13-year-old prince goes incognito as a U.S. exchange student, he strikes up an unlikely friendship with a fastidious overachiever.

November 17

  • Manchester by the Sea
    When his brother passes away, Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) returns to Manchester-by-the-Sea Massachusetts for the funeral, and to care for his teenage nephew. His past history in the small town returns to haunt him as he attempts to make a new life for himself there.
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  • 17 Again
    This 2009 comedy stars Matthew Perry and Zac Efron as the same character, transformed from a 37-year old back to his 17-year old former self.

November 19

  • Donald Glover: Weirdo
    Fearlessly funny stand-up comic and sitcom star Donald Glover puts on a live show in New York, confessing his love for Cocoa Puffs and Toys “R” Us.
  • The Last Kingdom, Season 3 (Netflix Original)
    As Alfred’s health weakens—and with it his dream of a united England—Uhtred must take command and confront a new threat: Danish warlord Sigrid.

November 20

  • Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia (Netflix Original comedy)
    Trevor Noah gets out from behind the Daily Show desk and takes the stage for a stand-up special that touches on racism, immigration, camping and more.
  • Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (Netflix Original series)
    As she nears her 16th birthday, half-witch Sabrina will need to choose between the "witch-world" of her family, and the human world of the friends she's grown up with.
  • The Final Table (Netflix Original series)
    The Final Table is a global culinary competition show featuring the world’s most talented chefs fighting for a spot at the elite Final Table made up of the greatest chefs from around the globe.
  • Kulipari: Dream Walker (Netflix Original series)
    Now the Blue Sky King, Darel must lead a rescue mission to save a Dream Walker—leaving the village under the protection of the Kulipari youth.
  • Motown Magic (Netflix Original series)
    Imaginative boy Ben transforms his city by bringing colourful street art to life, armed with a magic paintbrush—and the classic sounds of Motown.

November 21

  • The Tribe (Netflix Original film)
    An executive-turned-viral sensation loses his reputation and his memory, but finds a new life with his biological mother and her empowered dance group.
  • The Christmas Chronicles (Netflix Original film)
    Two siblings team up with Santa Claus for a high-flying holiday adventure. A new Christmas classic from the makers of Harry Potter and Home Alone.

November 22

  • Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
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  • Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Gauntlet (Netflix Original series)
    This season, Kinga subjects Jonah and the bots to a devious new experiment: a back-to-back marathon of six hilariously cheesy—and riffworthy—films.
  • Horrible Bosses
  • Greenleaf: Season 3

November 23

  • Fugitiva (Netflix Original)
    A woman organizes a escape plan camouflaged as a kidnapping to protect her children from her husband’s enemies.
  • Sick Note, Season 1 (Netflix Original)
  • Sick Note, Season 2 (Netflix Original)
    Rupert Grint, Nick Frost and Lindsay Lohan star in the second dose of the brilliantly dark comedy. And the lies just keep on coming
  • Frontier: Season 3

November 24

  • Fifty Shades Darker
    Ana has left Christian, but he wants her back. Her conditions? No Rules, and No Punishments. Based on E.L. James' romance novel, Fifty Shades Darker is second in the trilogy containing Fifty Shades of Grey, and Fifty Shades Freed.
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  • Assassin's Creed
    Set in the modern age, Michael Fassbender stars as "Cal", a man who is discovered to be a descendant of the last historical figure to know the location of the mythical Apple of Eden. His DNA allows him to train as an Assassin, like his ancestors.

November 25

  • Good People

November 27

  • Bumping Mics with Jeff Ross & Dave Attel (Netflix Original)
    Veteran comedians Jeff Ross and Dave Attell roast each other, the audience and special guests.

November 29

  • The Polar Express
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November 30

  • Death by Magic (Netflix Original)
    British magician Drummond Money-Coutts, or DMC for short, is on a mission to uncover the stories of magicians who died performing the most dangerous stunts ever attempted.
  • A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding (Netflix Original)
    A year after helping Richard secure the crown, Amber’s getting ready to walk down the aisle with him. But she’s not so sure she’s cut out to be queen.
  • 1983 (Netflix Original)
    In a totalitarian Poland, law student Kajetan Skowron and detective Anatol Janów unravel a terrible conspiracy stretching to the country’s foundations.
  • Baby (Netflix Original)
    By day, Chiara is a promising student at one of Rome’s most elite private high schools. But by night, she leads a scandalous secret life.
  • Vikings: Season 5
    Vikings: Season 5 has arrived on Netflix, promising to transport us to the brutal and mysterious Viking days as we follow the ongoing adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok (Travis Fimmel), a Viking warrior who overcomes the doubts of his fellow villagers and helps lead an invasion of Britain and beyond.
  • The Great Wall
  • F is for Family, season 3 (Netflix Original)
    When Frank befriends a handsome young fighter pilot—voiced by Vince Vaughn—the family embarks on a whole new set of adventures.
  • Nicky Jam: El Ganador (Netflix Original)
    Based on the life of Reggaeton artist Nicky Jam, this series follows his ups and downs, from early drug use and prison to his rise to global success.
  • The World Is Yours (Netflix Original)
    To escape his life of crime, a small-time mobster in Paris accepts one last job involving Spain, drugs, the Illuminati and his overbearing mother.
  • Spy Kids: Mission Critical, Season 2 (Netflix Original)
    Finally feeling like a real team, the Mission Critical kids face their toughest test as they set out to destroy Golden Brain’s lair once and for all.
  • Tiempo compartido (Netflix Original)
    Two men join forces to rescue their families from a tropical paradise, convinced a U.S. timeshare conglomerate has a sinister plan to take them away.
  • Rajma Chawal (Netflix Original)
    An internet-rookie father attempts to use social media to enhance his faltering relationship with his millennial son.

New Releases on Netflix Australia

Here are the actual new Australian Netflix releases as they happen. If you check back daily, you'll see that what is announced by Netflix for Australia is usually about half what is actually released, so if you want to keep up-to-date, check back regularly!

Last update: November 13, 3pm PST

Is Loudon Wainwright III: Surviving Twin on Netflix Australia?

Loudon Wainwright III: Surviving Twin

Grammy-winning singer Loudon Wainwright III reflects upon his unique relationship with his father in an evening of original songs and heartfelt stories. Same name. Different generations. And a shared catalogue of intimate anecdotes revisited -- one melody at a time.

Details: Loudon Wainwright III: Surviving Twin

Is Warrior on Netflix Australia?

Warrior: Season 1

A war veteran plagued by guilt over his final mission teams up with his best friend's widow to infiltrate a dangerous Copenhagen biker gang. A distant war took someone they both loved. Now they're teaming up to bring down an enemy much closer to home.

Details: Warrior: Season 1

Is She-Ra and the Princesses of Power on Netflix Australia?

She-Ra and the Princesses of Power: Season 1

Soldier Adora finds a magic sword -- and her identity as legendary hero She-Ra. She joins the Rebellion, but her best friend stays with the evil Horde. A new hero rises on a war-torn planet and discovers her destiny. With help from her friends, she fights to restore balance to the world.

Details: She-Ra and the Princesses of Power: Season 1

Is BuyBust on Netflix Australia?


In a mazelike Manila slum, at war with incensed civilians and a brutal cartel, special agent Nina Manigan must fight her way through one fierce night. When a job goes murderously wrong and enemies are everywhere, she's got just one mission left: to get out alive.

Details: BuyBust

Is What's Wrong with Secretary Kim on Netflix Australia?

What's Wrong with Secretary Kim: Season 1

A vainglorious executive who seemingly has everything faces devastating news when his adept personal assistant announces that she’s decided to quit.

Details: What's Wrong with Secretary Kim: Season 1

Is Shining Inheritance on Netflix Australia?

Shining Inheritance: Season 1

A series of misunderstandings and unfortunate events conspire to shatter the once-promising life of girl from an affluent family.

Details: Shining Inheritance: Season 1

Is Shining Inheritance on Netflix Australia?

Shining Inheritance: Season 1

After a series of misunderstandings and unfortunate events conspire to shatter the once-promising life of girl from an affluent family, she finds the courage to persevere, eventually inspiring others by her example.

Details: Shining Inheritance: Season 1

Is Super Drags on Netflix Australia?

Super Drags: Season 1

In this adult animated series, three gay co-workers lead double lives as drag queen superheroes, saving the LGBTQ community from evil nemeses. A feather boa of truth. A condom force field. Magic gaydar devices. These superheroes have all the weapons they need to fight evil.

Details: Super Drags: Season 1

Is Age of Tanks on Netflix Australia?

Age of Tanks: Season 1

The history of military tanks unfolds in a documentary series that traces their role in history and geopolitics from World War I to the 21st century. Deployed in battlefields, public streets and realpolitik, these fighting machines changed the course of war and conflict.

Details: Age of Tanks: Season 1

Is Westside on Netflix Australia?

Westside: Season 1

Nine struggling musicians share the spotlight in this deeply personal reality series about the challenges and thrills of staging a Hollywood showcase. Big dreams. Bigger risks. But when they take the stage, it's clear: Some songs are worth singing, no matter the cost.

Details: Westside: Season 1