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Today's New Releases on Netflix United Kingdom

August 8, 2020

Here is today's list of Netflix titles released so far in the United Kingdom. This page will continually update every hour until the day is over.

Netflix has released 13 movies and 4 brand new shows so far today.

Hired by a Russian politician to steal the formula for cold fusion, master thief Simon Templar falls for the scientist who has unlocked the secret. He was a master thief ... before he fell in love with his target. What's it gonna be, love or money? Can't have both.

Action & Adventure, Movies Based on Books, Spy Action & Adventure, Action Thrillers
Director(s): Phillip Noyce
Actors: Val Kilmer, Elisabeth Shue, Rade Serbedzija, Valeriy Nikolaev, Henry Goodman, Alun Armstrong, Michael Byrne, Evgeniy Lazarev, Irina Apeksimova, Lev Prygunov

A teen’s life in 1960 Montana grows complicated when his father is fired, his mother returns to work, and the strain on the family begins to show. He’s growing up. They’re growing apart. As wildfires burn, the ground beneath a nuclear family is slowly falling away.

Dramas, Independent Movies, Movies Based on Books
Director(s): Paul Dano
Actors: Carey Mulligan, Ed Oxenbould, Bill Camp, Jake Gyllenhaal, Mollie Milligan, Darryl Cox
Interstellar American Sniper Deadpool Escape Room

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Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels Legend Grey's Anatomy Hacksaw Ridge

In the South, a struggling cop juggles divorce and the loss of his mother while trying to connect with his daughter and prevent a downward spiral. A down-on-his-luck officer. A losing streak. A Bruce Springsteen song. Getting in tune with life is harder than it sounds.

Dark Comedies, Dramas, Comedies, Independent Movies
Director(s): Jim Cummings
Actors: Jim Cummings, Kendal Farr, Nican Robinson, Jocelyn DeBoer, Macon Blair, Chelsea Edmundson, Ammie Masterson, Bill Wise

In a world where islands float in the sky, Gran encounters a mysterious girl wanted by the Erste Empire for her ability to summon Primal Beasts. He's dreamed of reuniting with his father someday. And now, an epic journey awaits him high above the skies.

Action Anime, Anime Series, Japanese TV Shows, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Anime, Anime based on a Video Game
Actors: Yuki Ono, Nao Toyama, Rie Kugimiya, Miyuki Sawashiro, Hiroaki Hirata, Yukari Tamura, Kazuhiro Yamaji, Rie Tanaka, Emiri Kato, Tomokazu Sugita, Kanae Ito

In this remake of the 1972 film, a debonair hustler tries to settle the score with a rival crew before retiring the street game for good. He's been hustling since he was 11. But when his life and business are on the line, he must question everything he knows.

Action & Adventure, Dramas, Crime Movies, Crime Dramas, Crime Action & Adventure, Gangster Movies
Director(s): Julien Christian Lutz
Actors: Trevor Jackson, Jason Mitchell, Michael Kenneth Williams, Lex Scott Davis, Jennifer Morrison, Kaalan Walker, Esai Morales, Andrea Londo, Big Bank Black, Antwan "Big Boi" Patton

Journalist Piers Morgan goes behind prison walls to speak with women convicted of shocking crimes, shedding light on what drove them to murder. Mothers, friends, lovers ... murderers. America's female killers explain why they committed the ultimate crime.

Crime Documentaries, British TV Shows, Docuseries, True Crime Documentaries
Actors: Piers Morgan

Over the course of one long day, a frustrated manager tries to keep her breastaurant in line, despite all the cleavage and crass customers. The staff may make their money on boobs, brews and big screens. But to her, they're a scantily clad family.

Dramas, Comedies
Director(s): Andrew Bujalski

Merlin’s apprentice joins Arcadia’s heroes on a time-bending adventure in Camelot, where conflict is brewing between the human, troll and magical worlds. Monsters. Mortals. Magic. New friends and old foes cross paths in the ultimate battle between worlds.

TV Action & Adventure, TV Cartoons, Kids' TV, Fantasy TV Shows, Family Watch Together TV
Creator(s): Guillermo del Toro
Actors: Colin O'Donoghue, David Bradley, Lena Headey, Emile Hirsch, Lexi Medrano, Steven Yeun, Alfred Molina, James Faulkner, Stephanie Beatriz, John Rhys-Davies

A police officer, demoted to dispatch duty, is consumed by a call from an abducted woman desperate to be saved. He didn’t want to be stuck behind a desk. But for this cop, being a hero isn’t about where you are, but who you are.

Psychological Thrillers, Dramas, Thriller Movies, German Movies, International Thrillers, International Dramas
Director(s): Gustav Möller
Actors: Jakob Cedergren, Jessica Dinnage, Johan Olsen, Omar Shargawi, Katinka Evers-Jahnsen, Jacob Lohmann

Competition between sugar cane producers turns deadly after a greedy landlord conspires against an agricultural engineer who falls for his daughter.

Romantic Dramas, Social Issue Dramas, Dramas, Middle Eastern Movies, Romantic Movies, Classic Dramas, Classic Romantic Movies, Classic Movies, Romantic Favorites, International Dramas, Egyptian Movies
Director(s): Youssef Chahine
Actors: Omar Sharif, Faten Hamama, Zaki Rostom, Farid Shawqy, Abdel-Wareth Asar, Menassa Fahmy, Abdelghany Kamar, Hamdy Gheith, Mohsen Hassanein, Rafeaa El Shal

Meet The Satanic Temple, a provocative group whose crusade for religious freedom includes challenging corruption and having a devilish sense of humor. They're determined to uphold the separation of church and state. And the devil's work is never done.

Social & Cultural Docs, Satanic Stories, Political Documentaries, Documentary Films
Director(s): Penny Lane
Actors: Lucien Greaves

After betrayal left her broke, a corporate exec becomes a self-ordained nun and forms a sisterhood of cannabis farmers for a higher purpose. They're trying to spread the good word about cannabis. But not everyone approves of this sisterhood's message.

Social & Cultural Docs, Documentary Films
Director(s): Robert Ryan
Actors: Sister Kate

When Luccas Neto plans a big Children's Day celebration, an unexpected threat at school puts the party -- and his friends -- at risk.

Children & Family Movies, Comedies, Slapstick Comedies, Family Comedies, Music & Musicals
Director(s): Lucas Margutti
Actors: Luccas Neto, Vivian Duarte, Giovanna Alparone, Jéssica Diehl

Implicated in her daughter's disappearance, a mother searches for answers when she returns to an old family home that may have an unwanted visitor. Her daughter is gone. They think she did it. In times like this, home is where the heart is. Except when something else is there.

Monster Movies, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Creature Features, Independent Movies, Horror Movies
Director(s): Padraig Reynolds
Actors: Jessica Madsen, Opal Littleton, Ed Brody, Kristina Clifford, Ben Sullivan, Gerald Tyler, Weston Meredith

Through intense prison interviews, Piers Morgan revisits the crimes of three convicted serial killers and learns more about their motives.

Biographical Documentaries, Crime Documentaries, Docuseries, British TV Shows, True Crime Documentaries
Actors: Piers Morgan

After meeting by chance, two young musicians with differing views on love and life record an album that drastically alters their lives.

Movies Based on Real Life, Romantic LGBTQ Movies, Romantic Comedies, LGBTQ Movies, Comedies, LGBTQ Comedies, Romantic Movies, Musicals, Music & Musicals, International Comedies
Director(s): Matheus Souza
Actors: Ana Caetano, Vitória Falcão, Clarissa Müller, Bruce Gomlevsky, Thati Lopes, Caique Nogueira, Érika Mader, Victor Lamoglia, Gabriela Nunes, Bryan Ruffo, Hamilton Dias

A small-town Louisiana minister and one of his parishioners cope with grief, alcoholism and a crisis of faith in this dramatic character study. A lonely mother. An unemployed son. A grieving pastor. All desperate, all questioning their faith, and all too human.

Director(s): Phillip Youmans
Actors: Wendell Pierce, Karen Kaia Livers, Dominique McClellan, Braelyn Kelly, Emyri Crutchfield, Cynthia Capers, Erika Woods