New Netflix Releases for August 27, 2016
To wed a beautiful detective, a crooks' son studies to become a cop, using his parents' criminal expertise to help his prospective bride solve a case. Her family has sworn to uphold the law. His is committed to breaking it. Does this romance stand a chance?
| Action Comedies | Asian Action Movies | Action & Adventure |
When a journalist discovers that his exclusive story on a serial killer was based on false information, he fabricates more lies to cover his mistake. He's spun a tangled web of lies, never expecting to end up caught in a snare of his own creation.
| Dark Comedies | Comedies | Crime Movies |
In 1806, ambitious magician Norrell leads a revival of practical magic in England and ignites a fierce rivalry with bold young conjurer Strange. In this alternate past, magic is real and sorcerers are the comeback stars of British high society.
| British TV Dramas | TV Dramas | TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy | TV Shows | Miniseries | Period Pieces | British TV Shows |
Despite being neighbors, two sheep-farming brothers haven't spoken in decades. But if they want to save their flocks, they'll have to open a dialogue. These farmers have been estranged for 40 years. But all that's about to change. A deadly sheep epidemic will do that.
| Comedies | Dramas | International Comedies |
She loves a commoner, but Hwa-yeon becomes the king's concubine and finds herself ensnared in court intrigue, sexual politics and revenge. An innocent beauty is forced into becoming the king's consort. To survive, she can't stay innocent for very long.
| Korean Movies | Dramas | Korean Dramas |
The world's first family is back for more laughs as they discover sports, sleepovers and other wonders in a world of exotic creatures and adventures. The first human. First tool. First house. First date night? For the first family, there's a first time for everything!
| Kids' TV | TV Shows |
A reclusive elderly poet feels the fire of his youth when gamine schoolgirl Eun-gyo enters his life, to the chagrin of the old man's assistant. He's a 70-year-old poet, she's a 17-year-old girl. But their sexually charged bond resists convenient labels.
| Korean Movies | Dramas | Korean Dramas |
Five preteen girls learn they're a legendary superhero squad known as the Glitter Force. Their mission? To defend Earth from evil fairy-tale villains. They're sweet, sparkly and seriously powerful. And now it's up to these friends to save the world from dark forces.
| TV Shows | Kids' TV | TV Cartoons | Anime | Anime Fantasy | Anime Series |
Grammy-nominated comedians Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy bring their distinctive brand of humor to a packed crowd in Minneapolis. They're legends of homestyle humor, teaming up on stage. And they've got a few new thoughts to share.
| Talk Shows & Stand-up Comedy | Stand-up Comedy | Comedies |
Diagnosed with a terminal illness, Macarena turns her chronic hypochondria into a quest for authenticity, even as her handsome doctor hides a secret. She's a hypochondriac, always convinced that she's sick or dying. Until she's actually given only six months to live.
| TV Comedies | TV Soaps | Spanish-Language TV Shows | TV Shows | TV Dramas | TV Dramedies |
A homicide detective with a fearsome reputation is harboring a secret desire to become a woman. Just because he wants to change his sex doesn't mean he can't kick some criminals' butts.
| Korean Dramas | Korean Movies | Korean Action & Adventure |
In this fantasy series, a young woman is drawn to a small Maine town and discovers that it's filled with elements of the fairy tale world. Understanding life is not a fairy tale was her reality. Finding out it was all a lie changes everything.
| TV Sci-Fi & Fantasy | TV Shows | TV Dramas | US TV Shows | US TV Dramas |
This documentary takes an affectionate look at the strength, humor and heartaches of eight Brazilian Paralympic athletes since the 2012 London games. Stronger, faster, farther: no matter who you are. Nothing stops these Paralympic athletes on a four-year quest for gold.
| Sports Documentaries | International Documentaries | Documentaries |
In the 19th century, a young Argentine priest returns home during a yellow fever epidemic and discovers a frightening connection to the supernatural. A deserted mansion holds a terrible secret. Even a priest isn't safe from its dark infection of madness.
| Supernatural Horror Movies | Horror Movies |
In the 1930s, a girl is sent to a boarding school where she notices that strange things are happening to her schoolmates. There's more happening behind the walls of this school than meets the eye. And whatever it is, it's something sinister.
| Korean Thrillers | Korean Movies | Thrillers |
Thousands of beautiful women are rounded up to win the favor of tyrannical King Yeonsan. But one courtier’s concubine candidate may spell treachery. What makes one woman eager to enter into a crazed ruler's chambers where others are afraid to go?
| Korean Dramas | Dramas | Korean Movies |