The Best New Additions on Netflix in America This Week (19th March 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:

Popular films this week include the crime drama where an ambitious career woman is found murdered on her wedding anniversary and her husband becomes the prime suspect. However a police investigation unearths others in her life who may also have a strong motive. In the action film Skylines a virus threatens to turn the now earth-dwelling friendly alien hybrids against humans, Captain Rose Corley must lead a team of elite mercenaries on a mission to the alien world in order to save what’s left of humanity. In the thought provoking short film The Present Yusef and his young daughter set out in the West Bank to buy his wife a gift. Between soldiers, segregated roads and checkpoints, how easy is to go shopping? The late Chadwick Boseman stars as James Brown in Get on Up – this biopic follows Brown and his turbulent journey from humble origins to superstardom as the Godfather of Soul.

In the thriller Deadly Illusions a bestselling novelist suffers from writer’s block hires a new nanny for her children, when suddenly the line between fiction and reality starts to blur. In the stand up comedy special Nate Bargatze: The Greatest Average American Nate Bargatze touches on Zoom comedy shows, losing his phone, hotel breakfast fails, animal caddies, new math and much more. Finally for films this week we have The Fluffy Movie where comedian Gabriel Iglesias takes the stage in San Jose, California, for a stand-up performance featuring wild stories and even wilder impersonations.

For TV this week we have the adult puppet show Abla Fahita: Drama Queen – Abla Fahita has been falsely incriminated and separated from her kids, but the self-indulgent diva will stop at nothing to redeem herself and reunite her family. In the anime B: The Beginning genius investigator Keith Flick rejoins the royal police force just as serial killer “B” emerges. In the drama Sky Rojo from the team behind “Monet Heist”, a fatal turn of events at a brothel sends three women haunted by their pasts on a wild run from their pimp and his henchmen.

For documentary fans this week we have we have Operation Varsity Blues: The College Admissions Scandal  investigates the mastermind behind a scam to get the kids of rich and famous families into top US universities. In Formula 1: Drive to Survive drivers, managers and team owners live life in the fast lane — both on and off the track — during each cutthroat season of Formula 1 racing; this season there’s the added challenge of Covid-19. Using dramatised reconstructions The Lost Pirate Kingdom tells the story of the real-life pirates of the Caribbean who violently plundered the world’s riches and formed a surprisingly egalitarian republic. The Last Blockbuster is a nostalgic documentary which reveals the real story of Blockbuster’s demise, and how one last location in Oregon keeps the spirit of a bygone era alive. Audrey is an intimate portrait of legendary Hollywood actress, fashion icon and humanitarian Audrey Hepburn, who stood for love above all else.

For kids and families this week we have there is The BFG where an orphan girl befriends a benevolent giant who takes her to Giant Country, once there they attempt to stop the man-eating giants that are invading the human world. Alien TV where Alien reporters Ixbee, Pixbee and Squee travel to a lovely but odd planet called Earth, where they attempt to make sense of humans and their hobbies. In Country Comfort an aspiring country singer finds new life as a nanny for a handsome widower and his five charming children. Waffles + Mochi sees curious puppet pals Waffles and Mochi travel the world to explore the wonders of food and culture while learning how to cook with fresh ingredients. Finally for this week we have Zero Chill where talented teen figure skater Kayla is forced to leave everything behind when her family follows her twin brother, Mac, to a prestigious hockey academy.

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:

14 New Films Streaming on Netflix USA:

The BFG (2016) – Streaming Again
C/O Kaadhal (2021) – Tamil (2017)
Deadly Illusions (2021)
The Fluffy Movie (2014) – Streaming Again
Get on Up (2014)
Get the Goat [Cabras da Peste] (2021) (Netflix Film) – Brazilian Portuguese
Nate Bargatze: The Greatest Average American (2021) (Netflix Film)
The Present (2020) – Arabic
RebellComedy: Straight Outta the Zoo [RebellComedy: Raus Aus’m Zoo] (2021) (Netflix Film) – German
Savages (2012)
Skylines (2020)
Who’s the Boss (2020)
The Yin Yang Master (2021) (Netflix Film) – Mandarin

5 New Documentaries Streaming on Netflix USA:

Audrey (2020)
The Last Blockbuster (2020)
Operation Varsity Blues: The College Admissions Scandal (2021) (Netflix Original)
Reframe THEATER EXPERIENCE with you (2020) – Japanese
Wave of Cinema: 90’s Generation (2020) – Indonesian

3 New Documentary Series Streaming on Netflix USA:

Formula 1: Drive to Survive (2021) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 3 Added]
The Lost Pirate Kingdom (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added]
Under Suspicion: Uncovering the Wesphael Case (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added] – French

3 New TV Series Streaming on Netflix USA:

Abla Fahita: Drama Queen (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added] – Arabic
B: The Beginning (2021) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 2 Added] – Japanese
Sky Rojo (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added] – European Spanish

4 New Kids and Family TV Series on Netflix USA:

Alien TV (2021) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 2 Added]
Country Comfort (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added]
Waffles + Mochi (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added]
Zero Chill (2021) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added]

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