All the New Additions to Watch This Weekend on Netflix in America (October 8, 2021)

If you want to know what to watch this weekend then we’re here to give you the lowdown on this week’s biggest and best additions on Netflix USA. Here we will give you our top picks as well as a full list of everything added to the streaming service in the last week. So here are our top picks from this week’s additions on Netflix USA:

It’s October, we’re coming up to Halloween so, of course, we have a brand new Netflix horror film: There’s Someone Inside Your House based on the New York Times best-selling young-adult novel by Stephanie Perkins. The story follows a teenager in Nebraska whose friends get picked killed off one by one – but always by someone wearing a mask of the victim. Turkish mystery thriller Grudge follows a police chief who uncovers a grudge-fueled plot that threatens his colleagues after becoming embroiled in a fatal incident.

In the action flick Security a former Marine takes a job as a mall security guard and ends up having to protect a young girl who’s being hunted by heavily armed mercenaries. We also have an interactive Halloween special based on the popular WWE characters in Escape The Undertaker; as well as a new stand-up comedy special Dave Chappelle: The Closer.

For TV this week we have the fourth and final season of On My Block which picks up right after the Season 3 finale time jump where our friends have gone their separate ways. But when a secret is unburied, they quickly learn you can’t run from the past and they will need to stick together to survive. In Netflix’s new sitcom Pretty Smart Harvard-educated Chelsea is unexpectedly dumped by her boyfriend and forced to move in with her bubbly, carefree sister and her three lovably eccentric, not-so-intellectual roommates. Season 8 of The Blacklist has arrived this week which continues the story of ex-fugitive and his profiler partner who help the FBI solve various crimes. Finally for TV this week we have the true-life drama The Billion Dollar Code – set in 1990s Berlin, an artist and a hacker invented a new way to see the world but years later, they reunite to sue Google for infringing their patent with Google Earth.

Documentaries this week include Bad Sport which looks at six unbelievable stories at the intersection of sports and crime, as told by the athletes, coaches and law enforcement officials at the center of the controversies. RBG tells the story of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s life and landmark work on women’s rights and Hindi series House of Secrets: The Burari Deaths delves into the curious story and chilling truths and theories surrounding the deaths of 11 members of a Delhi family.

For children and families this week we the brand new Pokémon film: Pokémon the Movie: Secrets of the Jungle which sees Ash and Pikachu meet Koko and a solitary Zarude while visiting the jungle and learn of a plot to destroy their home. Based on the popular, but overpriced, toy LOL Surprise: The Movie sees Queen Bee and Royal Bee make their first movie with help from their fashionable friends in this one-of-a-kind magical adventure. Finally for kids TV we have animated series A Tale Dark & Grimm which follows Hansel and Gretel as they walk out of their own story into a winding and wickedly witty tale full of strange — and scary — surprises.

Don’t forget to look at the most popular additions this week and for all the Netflix Originals being added in the upcoming week you can read our separate post.

Read on for the full list of this week’s additions:

10 New Films Streaming on Netflix USA:

Dave Chappelle: The Closer (2021) (Netflix Film)
Devadas Brothers (2021) – Tamil
Grudge [Kin] (2021) (Netflix Film) – Turkish
LOL Surprise: The Movie (2021)
My Brother, My Sister [Mio fratello mia sorella] (2021) (Netflix Film) – Italian
Pokémon the Movie: Secrets of the Jungle (2021) (Netflix Film)
Security (2017) – Streaming Again
Thalaivii (2021) – Hindi
There’s Someone Inside Your House (2021) (Netflix Film)
Upcoming Summer [Sheng xia wei lai] (2021) (Netflix Film) – Mandarin (Putonghua)

3 New Documentaries Streaming on Netflix USA:

Ella Fitzgerald: Just One of Those Things (2019)
Making The Billion Dollar Code (2021) (Netflix Original)
RBG (2018)

2 New Documentary Series Streaming on Netflix USA:

Bad Sport (2021) (Netflix Original) [Volume 1 Added]
House of Secrets: The Burari Deaths (2021) (Netflix Original) [Limited Series] – Hindi

13 New TV Series Streaming on Netflix USA:

The Billion Dollar Code (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added] – German
The Blacklist (2021) [New Episodes] [Season 8 Added]
Encounters (2019) [Season 1 Added]
Family Business (2021) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 3 Added] – French
The Five Juanas (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added] – Spanish
The Ingenuity of the Househusband (2021) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 1, Part 2 Added] – Japanese
Love Is Blind: Brazil (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added – New Episodes Every Wednesday] – Brazilian Portuguese
On My Block (2021) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 4 Added]
Pretty Smart (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added]
Remember You (2021) [Season 1 Added] – Thai
Scissor Seven (2020) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 3 Added] – Mandarin
Sexy Beasts (2021) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 2 Added]
The Way of the Househusband (2021) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 1, Part 2 Added] – Japanese

3 New Kids and Family TV Series on Netflix USA:

A Tale Dark & Grimm (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added]
Baking Impossible (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added – Final Episodes Next Week]
Escape The Undertaker (2021) (Netflix Original) [Interactive]

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