The Best New Additions on Netflix UK This Week (27th November 2020)

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 film, TV and documentary additions on Netflix UK. Here we will give you our top picks as well as a full list of everything added to Netflix in the UK in the last week. So here are our top picks from this week’s additions on Netflix UK:

For films this week we have the musical Christmas film Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the Square which sees an embittered “Scrooge” of a woman plan to sell her small town, regardless of the consequences to the people who live there. In the comedy Scott Pilgrim vs. the World Scott must defeat his new girlfriend’s seven evil exes one by one in order to win her heart. The dark comedy Yes, God, Yes sees a good Catholic fifteen-year-old girl finds herself having tempting thoughts after an innocent AOL chat turns unexpectedly racy. In the fantasy drama Mortal Engines which is set in a post-apocalyptic world where cities ride on wheels and consume each other to survive, two people meet in London and try to stop a conspiracy. In the true to life dramatisation Notes for My Son a woman with terminal cancer decides to keep a notebook full of musings on life and love for her toddler son to read after she dies. Finally for films this week we have the Spanish horror film Don’t Listen which sees Daniel, Sara and their 9-year-old son, Eric, move to a new home not knowing the neighbours call it “the house of the voices”. Other noteworthy additions are Flatliners, Larry the Cable Guy: Remain Seated and Hillbilly Elegy

TV this week includes Heartbreak High which is based on the lives of a group of students who attend the fictional Hartley High School in Sydney. When it originally aired in 1999 it was praised for its willingness to tackle gritty issues, from drugs to romance to religion to shop lifting and homelessness. In the German series Over Christmas down-and-out musician Bastian battles the blues as he returns home for Christmas and encounters a series of not-so-cheery surprises. For fans of the reality franchise the real housewives we have Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives where cameras follow the banter and bonding between four fun-loving women from Bollywood’s inner circle as they juggle professions, family and friendship. Finally for TV this week we have the second season of the Netflix Originals Virgin River, Sugar Rush Christmas, and Great Pretender.

Netflix UK has also had some documentaries that may interest you including A Kid from Coney Island a documentary about the life of the NBA star Stephon Marbury. Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker spotlights Debbie Allen’s career and follows her group of dance students as they prepare for Allen’s annual “Hot Chocolate Nutcracker.” Shawn Mendes: In Wonder was filmed over the course of a world tour, and follows Shawn Mendes as he opens up about his stardom, relationships and musical future. Shawn Mendes: Live in Concert is a recording of his concert in his home town of Toronto.   

For family viewing this week we have the films The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two sees Kate Pierce, now a cynical teen, is unexpectedly reunited with Santa Claus when a mysterious troublemaker threatens to cancel Christmas – forever. In A Toot-Toot Cory Carson Christmas a familiar-looking stranger crashes in but has lost his memory so Cory helps him remember the magic of Christmas to save the holiday for everyone. In Dragons: Rescue Riders: Huttsgalor Holiday snowfall marks the start of Odinyule — the Viking holiday of giving! But crazy weather might cancel the tradition unless the Rescue Riders can swoop in.

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. To see what else is due to arrive soon have a look at our post here: What’s Coming to Netflix UK in November 2020? and What’s Coming to Netflix UK in December 2020?

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

21 New Films Streaming on Netflix UK:

A Toot-Toot Cory Carson Christmas (2020) (Netflix Film)
Andhaghaaram (2020) – Tamil
Andhakaaram [Andhaghaaram] (2020) – Telugu
The Beast (2020) (Netflix Film) – Italian
The Call (2020) (Netflix Film) – Korean
The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two (2020) (Netflix Film)
Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the Square (2020) (Netflix Film)
Don’t Listen (2020) (Netflix Film) – European Spanish
Dragons: Rescue Riders: Huttsgalor Holiday (2020) (Netflix Film)
Fantastica (2018) – Filipino
Flatliners (2017) – Streaming Again
Hillbilly Elegy (2020) (Netflix Film)
Jack Reacher (2012) – Streaming Again
Larry the Cable Guy: Remain Seated (2020)
Mortal Engines (2018)
Mosul (2020) (Netflix Film) – Arabic
Notes for My Son [El Cuaderno de Tomy] (2020) (Netflix Film) – Spanish
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010) – Streaming Again
The Suit (2018) – Arabic (Egypt)
Unexpectedly Yours (2017) – Filipino
Yes, God, Yes (2020)

4 New Documentaries Streaming on Netflix UK:

A Kid from Coney Island (2019)
Dance Dreams: Hot Chocolate Nutcracker (2020) (Netflix Original)
Shawn Mendes: In Wonder (2020) (Netflix Original)
Shawn Mendes: Live in Concert (2020) (Netflix Original)

9 New TV Series Streaming on Netflix UK:

Before 30 (2015) [Season 1 Added]
Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives (2020) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added]
Great Pretender (2020) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 2 Added] – Japanese
Heartbreak High (1999) [Season 1-7 Added]
Over Christmas (2020) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added] – German
Strongest Deliveryman [Choi-kang Bae-dal-ggun] (2017) – Streaming Again – Korean
Sugar Rush Christmas (2020) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 2 Added]
Valentino (2020) [Season 1 Added] – Arabic (Egypt)
Virgin River (2019) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 2 Added]

About Tammy

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.