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Stream On: New To Netflix For June 2018

June hits full bloom for the streaming service giant as oodles of new movies and new season of Netflix favorites return for the summer season.

After the shock of a surprise cancellation a few months ago, fans of Sense8 will finally get their long goodbye with a full-length feature finale. Airing on June 8, the two-hour event will give the show the chance to wrap up it’s many, many, many story threads while giving auds a chance to say goodbye (or “adios,” “annyeong,” “bless” or “alavida”) to their favorite characters.

Hit laffer GLOW returns to the ring on June 29 for a new round goodness filled with spandex, hairspray and glitter.

On June 1, Netflix original movie November 13: Attack on Paris debuts on the service. The docu takes a heartfelt look at the witnesses, survivors and heroes of the 2015 Paris attacks.

Netflix’s take on the bulletproof Power Man returns for a second season as Marvel’s Luke Cage gears up for a new adventure on June 22.

Aside for original movies and series, Netflix also welcomes a slew of Disney titles from all branches of the Mouse House. From a galaxy far, far away, Star Wars: The Last Jedi lands on the streaming service on June 26. And from a nearby galaxy, Thor: Ragnarok is available for streaming on June 5. For fans of classic Disney, Disney’s 101 Dalmatians (June  1) and Disney’s Tarzan (June 23) will be added to the streaming service as well. And from the small screen, the fifth season of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. will be up for grabs on June 17.

This month, Netflix also adds a few critical favorites and former award season darlings to their catalog. Titles include Woody Allen’s Blue Jasmine, Martin Scorsese’s The Departed, Martin McDonagh’s In Bruges, Terry Gilliam’s The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, Tom Hooper’s The King’s Speech and Christopher Nolan’s The Prince & Me 4: The Elephant Adventure.

Just seeing if you are paying attention…

 

All show/movies synopses are from Netflix or other official sites

JUNE 1

  • Assassination Games
  • Blue Jasmine
  • Busted! (Season Finale; Netflix Original): “Tackling different mysteries in each episode of this game show, seven sleuths get closer to solving the biggest one of all: What happened to Project D?”

  • Disney’s 101 Dalmatians
  • George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker
  • He Named Me Malala
  • Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth
  • Just Friends
  • Miracle
  • National Treasure
  • Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist
  • November 13: Attack on Paris (Netflix Original): “Survivors and first responders share tales of horror, kindness and bravery that unfolded in Paris amid the deadly terror attacks of Nov. 13, 2015.”

  • Outside In
  • Righteous Kill
  • Rumor Has It
  • Singularity
  • Taking Lives
  • Terms and Conditions May Apply
  • The Boy
  • The Covenant
  • The Departed
  • The Prince & Me 4: The Elephant Adventure

 

JUNE 2

  • The King’s Speech

 

JUNE 3

  • The Break with Michelle Wolf (New every Sunday; Netflix Original): “Nobody’s safe as Michelle Wolf unapologetically takes aim in this weekly topical show that blends sketches with live comedy and in-studio guests.”

 

JUNE 5

  • Marvel Studios’ Thor: Ragnarok

 

JUNE 7

  • Hyori’s Bed & Breakfast (New each Thursday; Season 2; Netflix Original): “K-pop diva Lee Hyo-ri and her husband open up their home on the beautiful Jeju Island to welcome travelers for free stays, meals and late-night chats.”
  • The Night Shift (Season 4)

 

JUNE 8

  • Alex Strangelove (Netflix Original): “High school senior Alex Truelove’s plan to lose his virginity to lovable girlfriend Claire goes awry when he meets the equally lovable Elliot.”
  • Ali’s Wedding (Netflix Original): “Ali is the charming son of a much-loved Muslim cleric who has migrated to Australia from Iraq. Desperate to please his family and community whilst juggling two very different worlds…”
  • Marcella (Season 2; Netflix Original): “Despite marriage woes, a tragic loss, memory blackouts and her struggles as a mom, a London detective excels at what she does best: catching killers.”
  • Sense8 (The series finale; Netflix Original): “With their lives in danger, the eight Sensates uncover clues to a powerful conspiracy and band together for a defiant new mission. “
  • The Hollow (Netflix Original): “Three teens join forces to find a way home after waking up in a strange realm filled with magic portals, perplexing puzzles and vicious beasts.”
  • The Staircase (Netflix Original): “Accident or murder? After the mysterious death of his wife, author Michael Peterson watches his life go under the microscope.”
  • Treehouse Detectives (Netflix Original): “When their animal friends need help, brother-and-sister team Toby and Teri use the clues and follow the facts to solve mysteries in their own backyard.”

 

JUNE 9

  • Wynonna Earp (Season 2)

 

JUNE 10

  • Portlandia (Season 8)

 

JUNE 14

  • Cutie and the Boxer
  • Marlon (Season 1)

 

JUNE 15

  • La Hora Final
  • Lust Stories (Netflix Original): “In the sequel to 2013’s “Bombay Talkies,” four short films by four of India’s biggest directors explore love, sex and relationships in modern India.”
  • Maktub (Netflix Original): “In a rut and soured on life, Manolo gets a chance to adjust his attitude when indomitable young cancer patient Antonio takes him under his wing.”
  • Set It Up (Netflix Original): “Two overworked and underpaid assistants concoct a plan to get their insufferable bosses off their backs by setting them up with each other.”
  • Step Up 2: The Streets
  • Sunday’s Illness (Netflix Original): “Decades after being abandoned as a young child, Chiara finds her mother and asks her to spend 10 days together in a remote location.”
  • The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
  • The Ranch (Part 5; Netflix Original): “Being a pro athlete didn’t pan out for Colt. Now he’s helping his dad and brother keep the ranch afloat, and figuring out how he fits into the family.”
  • True: Magical Friends (Netflix Original): “The power of friendship can solve any problem — and the Rainbow Kingdom’s got plenty to go around. Cue Bartleby and True for the rescue!”
  • True: Wonderful Wishes (Netflix Original): “Do-gooding True and Bartleby will go anywhere to make wishes come true — from the bottom of the Living Sea to the tip of Mount Tippy Tippy Top!”
  • Voltron: Legendary Defender (Season 6; Netflix Original): “In an all-new series, five unlikely heroes and their flying robot lions unite to form the megapowerful Voltron and defend the universe from evil.”

 

JUNE 16

  • Grey’s Anatomy (Season 14)
  • In Bruges

 

JUNE 17

  • Club de Cuervos presenta: La balada de Hugo Sánchez (Netflix Original): “Hugo Sánchez has the mission of guiding Club de Cuervos to victory in Nicaragua. If mother gives permission, of course.”
  • Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Season 5)

 

JUNE 18

  • Encerrados

 

JUNE 19

  • Hannah Gadsby: Nanette (Netflix Original Special): “Australian comic Hannah Gadsby rejects standard stand-up by pairing punchlines with personal revelations on gender, sexuality and childhood turmoil.”

 

JUNE 22

  • Brain on Fire (Netflix Original): “Struck by a mysterious, mentally devastating illness, a young reporter searches for answers while battling psychosis, catatonia and memory loss.”
  • Cooking on High (Netflix Original): “Cooking on High is a high-stakes cooking competition series involving one key ingredient: weed.”
  • Derren Brown: Miracle (Netflix Original special): “Illusionist Derren Brown reinvents the concept of “faith healing” through a series of stunts that debunk the confines of fear, pain and disbelief.”
  • Heavy Rescue: 401 (Season 2; Netflix Original): “In the harshest weather, rookie and veteran heavy recovery operators fight to keep southern Ontario’s busy, treacherous highways clear and safe.”
  • Marvel’s Luke Cage (Season 2; Netflix Original): “A hoodie-wearing, unbreakable ex-con fights to clear his name and save his neighborhood. He wasn’t looking for a fight, but the people need a hero.”
  • Us and Them (Netflix Original): “Two strangers meet on a train and form a bond that evolves over the years. After a separation, they reconnect and reflect on their love for each other.”

 

JUNE 23

  • Disney’s Tarzan

 

JUNE 24

  • To Each, Her Own (Les Goûts et les couleurs)

 

JUNE 25

  • Hotel Transylvania (Season 1)

 

JUNE 26

  • Secret City (Netflix Original): “Amidst rising tension between China and America, Canberra press gallery journalist Harriet Dunkley (played by Anna Torv) forces her way closer to the truth, uncovering a secret city of interlocked conspiracies which will threaten her career, her life and endangers the freedom of every Australian.”
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • W. Kamau Bell: Private School Negro (Netflix Original Special): “Activist and comedian W. Kamau Bell muses on parenting in the Trump era, “free speech” dustups, woke children’s TV and his fear of going off the grid.”

 

JUNE 29

  • Churchill’s Secret Agents: The New Recruits
  • GLOW (Season 2; Netflix Original): “In 1980s LA, struggling actress Ruth and a scrappy group of women set out to conquer the airwaves as the all-female Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling.”
  • Harvey Street Kids (Netflix Original): “Join three fierce best friends for a whirlwind of fun and adventure in this animated series set in a special place ruled by kids.”
  • Kiss Me First (Netflix Original): “A lonely young woman hooked on a virtual reality game befriends a party girl who leads her into a world of new thrills and dark secrets.”
  • La Forêt (Netflix Original): “A young woman goes in search of her twin sister who has disappeared in a region of Japan known as the Suicide Forest.”
  • La Pena Maxima
  • Nailed It! (Season 2; Netflix Original): “Home bakers with a terrible track record take a crack at re-creating edible masterpieces for a $10,000 prize.”
  • Paquita Salas (Season 2; Netflix Original): “One of Spain’s best talent agents in the ’90s, Paquita now finds herself searching desperately for new stars after suddenly losing her biggest client.”
  • Recovery Boys (Netflix Original): “In the heart of America’s opioid epidemic, four men attempt to reinvent their lives and mend broken relationships after years of drug abuse.”
  • TAU

 

JUNE 30

  • Fate/EXTRA Last Encore: Oblitus Copernican Theory (Netflix Original): “Hakuno Kishinami finds himself in the midst of a Holy Grail war with no memories of how he got there. Through his confusion, he must fight to survive.”
  • Mohawk

SOMETIME IN JUNE

  • iZombie (Season 4)
  • Life Sentence (Season 1)
  • Supergirl (Season 3)

 

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