This Week’s New Releases on Netflix UK (17th August 2018)

Another week has passed and, in case you missed our social media feeds, we’re here to give you the run down on this week’s additions just in time for your weekend binge sessions. 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 UK:

This week has been an incredible week with some great new additions to the films, TV shows and Netflix Originals. The most popular addition this week has been the family-friendly animated feature Kubo and the Two Strings. This stop-motion masterpiece follows a young boy called Kubo who has a magical guitar and is accompanied by  his monkey and beetle friend. Anther popular addition is the classic thriller Seven starring Brad Pitt and Morgan Freeman as detectives trying to track down a serial killer whose victims are all related to the seven deadly sins.

Fans of Chinese martial arts films will be happy as a number have been added this week including Disciples Of The 36th ChamberLegendary Weapons of ChinaMartial Arts of Shaolin and Opium and the Kung Fu Master [Lightning Fists of Shaolin].

Other films of note include the emotional drama Angela’s Ashes, British satire The Party, the space-themed thriller Gravity and the slightly obscure comedy Hurricane Bianca: From Russia With Hate.

New additions for TV shows this week include Simpsons-creator Matt Groening’s latest series Disenchantment; set in medieval times the series follows Bean and her two friends – an elf and a demon. Season 4 of DC series Gotham has arrived this week as well as series 3 of BBC comedy show Uncle.

For the younger viewers we have season 6 of Netflix Original animation Spirit Riding Free, last year’s animated film My Little Pony: The Movie as well as the 2005 remake of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

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

46 New Films Streaming on Netflix UK:

20th Century Women (2016)
Angela’s Ashes (1999) – Streaming Again
The Bare-Footed Kid (1993)
Bhavesh Joshi Superhero (2018)
Bioscope (2015)
Casino Tycoon 2 [Do sing daai hang II ji ji juen mo dik] (1992)
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011)
Disciples Of The 36th Chamber (1985) – Streaming Again
Endless Love (2014) – Streaming Again
For Here or to Go? (2015)
Gravity (2013)
Hurricane Bianca: From Russia With Hate (2018)
Jarhead (2005) – Streaming Again
Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)
Legendary Weapons of China (1982)
Lifeline (1997)
Look Out, Officer (1990)
Love on Delivery (1994)
Loving You (1995)
The Mad Monk (1993)
Mahjong Heroes (1981)
Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986) – Streaming Again
The Motive (2017) (Netflix Original)
Mr. Virgin [Sam sap chue lam] (1984)
My Best Friend’s Girl (2008) – Streaming Again
My Little Pony: The Movie (2017)
My Schoolmate, the Barbarian [Wo de Ye man Tong xue] (2001)
Oh My Ghost 3 [OMG khun phi chuay] (2012)
One Day (2011)
Opium and the Kung Fu Master [Lightning Fists of Shaolin] (1984)
Painted Faces [Qi xiao fu] (1988)
Party Monster: Scratching the Surface (2018)
The Party (2017)
The Possession (2012) – Streaming Again
Public Schooled (2018)
Return To The 36th Chamber (1980) – Streaming Again
Seven (1995)
Sex and the City 2 (2010)
Shark Busters (2002)
Sword Masters: Two Champions of Shaolin [Two Champions of Death] (1980)
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before (2018) (Netflix Original)
We’re the Millers (2013)
What’s Your Raashee? (2009)
Yoo Byung Jae: Discomfort Zone (2018) (Netflix Original)
The Young Vagabond (1985)

1 New Documentaries Streaming on Netflix UK:

Out of Thin Air (2017)

1 New Documentary Series Streaming on Netflix UK:

The Creative Indians (2017) [Season 1 Added]

8 New TV Series Streaming on Netflix UK:

Disenchantment (2018) (Netflix Original) [Part 1 Added]
Gotham (2018) [New Episodes] [Season 4 Added]
Magic for Humans (2018) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added]
Save Our Shelter (2015) [Season 1 Added]
Spirit Riding Free (2018) (Netflix Original) [New Episodes] [Season 6 Added]
Stay Here (2018) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added]
Ultraviolet (2017) (Netflix Original) [Season 1 Added]
Uncle (2017) [New Episodes] [Season 3 Added]

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