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Stream On: New to Netflix for October 2019

The world’s most popular streaming service is getting ready for October will an equal amount of chills and thrills as Netflix doubles down on scary specials, as well as event programming with the return of Breaking Bad, as well as a handful of returning favorites.

Ever wonder what would happen if Charlie Brooker took over Goosebumps? Netflix original eerie series of kiddies Creeped Out returns for a second season on Oct. 4.

Also that day, the terrifying father-son team of Stephen King and Joe Hill offer their own Halloween offering with In the Tall Grass. This thriller follows a set of siblings who venture into a field on a rescue mission on to be the ones who require rescuing. Think Children of the Corn, sans the corn, religion, and Linda Hamilton.

Need some real scares? Honey 2 is also available for streaming starting on Oct. 1.

Thrills and chills are not the only treats served up by Netflix this month. On Oct. 4, Big Mouth returns to streaming with all of the horrors of puberty on display for our entertainment. Awkward teen relationships, french kisses, body hair, and acne have never been so terrifying.

Adding to the superhero genre, Raising Don follows the story of a young mother struggling to raise her unusual son as he begins to manifest super powers. The new sci-fi series starts on Oct. 4.

Cardi B, Chance the Rapper, and Tip “T.I.” Harris team up for a new reality series about the hunt for the next big hip-hop star in the series Rhythm + Flow. The search begins on Oct. 9.

Oct. 11 will set the scene for the Netflix event of El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie. As Walt, Jessie, and series creator Vince Gilligan reunite to offer a new story in the adventures of Walt and Jessie.

Also that day, the wildly controversial Insatiable returns with its quirky questionable taste in season two. Pro-tip: Probably best to just watch El Camino again.

On Oct. 18, Netflix uses all of its magic powers to lure in the creme de la creme, Steven Soderbegh directs The Laundomat, starring Meryl Streep, Gary Oldman, and Antonio Banderas. The story follows a widow investigating insurance fraud of two lawyers.

And finally, on Oct. 25, Eddie Murphy revs up his comeback into full gear with Dolemite Is My Name, a deep dive into Blaxploitation superstar Rudy Ray Moore.  

* All descriptions provided via Netflix official site. 

 

OCTOBER  1 

 

  • 93 Days
  • A.M.I.
  • Along Came a Spider
  • Bad Boys
  • Bad Boys II
  • Blow
  • Bring It On, Ghost (Season 1)
  • The Bucket List
  • Carmen Sandiego (Season 2; Netflix Original Series): “A master thief who uses her skills for good, Carmen Sandiego travels the world foiling V.I.L.E.’s evil plans — with help from her savvy sidekicks”
  • Charlie’s Angels
  • Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle
  • Cheese in the Trap (Season 1)
  • Chicago Typewriter (Season 1)
  • Crash
  • Exit Wounds
  • The Flintstones
  • The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas
  • Good Burger
  • Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay
  • Honey 2
  • House of the Witch
  • The Island
  • Lagos Real Fake Life
  • Men in Black II
  • Moms at War
  • Nikki Glaser: Bangin’ (Netflix Original Special): “Nikki Glaser bares all in a blistering stand-up special about sex, sobriety and getting over her own insecurities. And she won’t spare you the details.”
  • No Reservations
  • Ocean’s Thirteen
  • Ocean’s Twelve
  • One Direction: This Is Us
  • Payday
  • The Pursuit of Happyness
  • The Rugrats Movie
  • Rugrats in Paris: The Movie
  • Scream 2
  • Senna
  • Signal (Season 1)
  • Sin City
  • Sinister Circle
  • Supergirl
  • Superman Returns
  • Surf’s Up
  • The Time Traveler’s Wife
  • Tomorrow with You (Season 1)
  • Trainspotting
  • Troy
  • Tunnel (Season 1)
  • Unaccompanied Minors
  • Walking Out

 

OCTOBER  2 

 

  • Living Undocumented (Netflix Original Documentary Series): “From executive producer Selena Gomez, Living Undocumented follows eight undocumented immigrant families who have volunteered to tell their stories as they face potential deportation. Ranging from harrowing to hopeful, their journeys illuminate and humanize the complex US immigration system and depict the struggles that many must endure in their quest to pursue the American dream.”
  • Solteras: Ready to Mingle (Netflix Original Film): “After the man she thought she’d marry breaks up with her, Ana joins a class for single women who are in search of a husband.
  • Rotten (Season 2; Netflix Original Documentary Series): “This docuseries travels deep into the heart of the food supply chain to reveal unsavory truths and expose hidden forces that shape what we eat.”

 

OCTOBER  3 

 

  • Seis Manos (Netflix Original Anime)

 

OCTOBER  4 

 

  • Big Mouth (Season 3; Netflix Original Series): “Teenage friends find their lives upended by the wonders and horrors of puberty in this edgy comedy from real-life pals Nick Kroll and Andrew Goldberg.”
  • Creeped Out (Season 2; Netflix Original Series): “A masked figure known as ‘The Curious’ collects tales of dark magic, otherworldly encounters and twisted technology in this kids anthology series.”
  • In the Tall Grass (Netflix Original Film): “Based on the novella by Stephen King and Joe Hill, when siblings Becky and Cal hear the cries of a young boy lost within a field of tall grass, they venture in to rescue him, only to become ensnared themselves by a sinister force that quickly disorients and separates them.”
  • Peaky Blinders (Season 5; Netflix Original Series)
  • Raising Dion (Netflix Original Film): “A young boy struggling to control his newfound powers. A single mom fighting the odds to keep her son safe. Secrets, conspiracies, mysteries, all dangerously swarming around one family.”
  • Super Monsters (Season 3; Netflix Original Series): “The kids at Pitchfork Pines Preschool are just like you. The only difference is … they’re absolute monsters!”
  • Super Monsters: Vida’s First Halloween (Netflix Original)

 

OCTOBER  5 

 

  • Legend Quest: Masters of Myth (Netflix Original Cartoon Series): “When mythical creatures come to life, it’s up to Leo, Teodora, Don Andrés and Alebrije — super-secret monster hunters — to save the day.”

 

OCTOBER  7 

 

  • Match! Tennis Juniors (Netflix Original Series): “A tennis prodigy battles the odds to excel on the court while balancing schoolwork and inspiring fellow players on his team.”
  • The Water Diviner

 

OCTOBER  8

 

  • Deon Cole: Cole Hearted (Netflix Original Special): “Embracing his belief that comedy is the last raw form of expression, Deon Cole explains the right time to thank Jesus and the worst time to say “welp.”
  • The Spooky Tale of Captain Underpants Hack-a-ween (Netflix Original Animation Special): “When Melvin tries to cancel Halloween, clever best friends Harold and George create their own spooky holiday — and it’s a huge success!”

 

OCTOBER  9 

 

  • After
  • Rhythm + Flow (Netflix Original Series): “Cardi B, Chance the Rapper, and Tip “T.I.” Harris are searching for hip-hop’s best, undiscovered talent from Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles and New York City.”

 

OCTOBER  10 

 

  • Schitt’s Creek (Season 5)
  • Ultramarine Magmell (Netflix Original Anime)

 

OCTOBER  11 

  • El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (Netflix Television Event)
  • The Forest of Love (Netflix Original Film): “A con man and a would-be filmmaking crew force themselves into the lives of two grief-scarred young women.”
  • Fractured (Netflix Original Film): “A wealthy builder overreacts to his wife’s affair. It looks like a slam-dunk case, but appearances can be deceiving.”
  • Haunted  “Real people. Real stories. Really scary. The things they’ve seen are horrible … and continue to haunt them.”
  • Insatiable (Season 2; Netflix Original Series): “A bullied teenager turns to beauty pageants as a way to exact her revenge, with the help of a disgraced coach who soon realizes he’s in over his head.”
  • La influencia (Netflix Original Film)
  • Plan Coeur (Season 2; Netflix Original Series): “When Parisian Elsa gets hung up on her ex, her best friends secretly hire a male escort to help her move on. But their plan works a little too well.”
  • The Awakenings of Motti Wolkenbruch (Netflix Original Film): “Pressured to marry a nice Orthodox Jewish woman, Motti is thrown for a loop when he falls for classmate Laura, who his mother will never approve of.”
  • YooHoo to the Rescue (Season 2; Netflix Original Series): “In a series of magical missions, quick-witted YooHoo and his can-do crew travel the globe to help animals in need.”

 

OCTOBER  12 

 

  • Banlieusards (Netflix Original Film): “Noumouké, 15, must decide which of his brothers’ footsteps he’ll follow: law student Soulaymaan or mobster Demba. Directed by Kery James and Leïla Sy.”

 

OCTOBER  15

 

  • Dark Crimes

 

OCTOBER  16 

 

  • Ghosts of Sugar Land (Netflix Original Film): “Shocked when their friend Mark leaves to join ISIS, a group of Muslim American friends in Texas ponder his fate and why he went down an extremist path.”
  • Sinister 2

 

OCTOBER  17 

 

  • The Karate Kid
  • The Unlisted

 

OCTOBER  18 

 

  • The Yard: Avlu (Netflix Original Series): “A woman entering a prison trying to establish her own justice. These women who are forced to give up their freedom, are struggling in this prison against their own order and their own laws.”
  • Baby (Season 2; Netflix Original Series): “Inspired by a series of true events, Baby is a gritty look at the secret lives of wealthy Roman teenagers. Facing family pressures, school stresses and broken relationships, two teenage girls are drawn into leading double lives and an underground world of prostitution.”
  • Eli (Netflix Original Film)
  • Interior Design Masters
  • The House of Flowers (Season 2; Netflix Original Series): “In this dark comedy, a wealthy matriarch tries to maintain her family’s facade of perfection after her husband’s mistress exposes their dirty secrets.”

The Laundromat (Netflix Original Film): “A widow (Meryl Streep) investigating insurance fraud uncovers two lawyers in Panama exploiting the world’s financial system. Steven Soderbergh directs.”

  • Living with Yourself (Netflix Original Series): “Miles Elliott (Paul Rudd), a man struggling in life, undergoes a novel spa treatment that promises to make him a better person, only to learn he’s been replaced – literally – by a better version of himself.”
  • MeatEater (Season 8; Netflix Original Series): “Hunter, author, cook and conservationist Steven Rinella treks into the world’s most remote, beautiful regions, bringing game meat from field to table.”
  • Mighty Little Bheem: Diwali (Netflix Original Series): “He’s a sweets-loving, fun-seeking, pint-sized ball of energy with the strength of a superhero. He’s Mighty Little Bheem!”
  • Seventeen (Netflix Original Film): “To find his therapy dog, a 17-year-old escapes from juvie and embarks on a journey of reconnection with his brother and grandmother through Cantabria.”
  • Spirit Riding Free: Pony Tales (Collection 2; Netflix Original Series): “Bite-sized stories, inspiring songs and big adventure. It’s a taste of everything you love about “Spirit Riding Free”!”
  • Tell Me Who I Am
  • Toon: Seasons 1-2
  • Unnatural Selection (Netflix Original Series): “Pioneers in gene-editing techniques and artificial intelligence confront ethical and technological challenges unlike any other.”
  • Upstarts

 

OCTOBER  20

 

  • Men in Black

 

OCTOBER  21 

 

  • Echo in the Canyon
  • Free Fire

 

OCTOBER  22 

 

Jenny Slate: Stage Fright (Netflix Original Special): “Jenny Slate’s comedy special blends live stand-up with a documentary-style look at her family and upbringing.”

 

OCTOBER  23 

 

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner (Netflix Original Series): “Chef David Chang is joined by celebrity guests to explore the cuisine and culture of cities around the world.”
  • Dancing with the Birds
  • Master Z: The Ip Man Legacy

 

OCTOBER  24 

 

Daybreak (Netflix Original): “The world is over. So grab your swords and flamethrowers and let’s get this show on the road. Come on, you say apocalypse like it’s a bad thing?”

  • Revenge of Pontianak

 

OCTOBER  25 

 

  • A Tale of Love and Darkness
  • Assimilate
  • Brigada Costa del Sol
  • Brotherhood (Netflix Original Film): “An honest lawyer (Naruna Costa) reaches a moral crossroads after learning her brother (Seu Jorge) is the leader of a rising criminal faction in Brazil.”
  • Dolemite Is My Name (Netflix Original Film): “Academy Award nominee Eddie Murphy portrays real-life legend Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who proved naysayers wrong when his hilarious, obscene, kung-fu fighting alter ego, Dolemite, became a 1970s Blaxploitation phenomenon.”
  • Greenhouse Academy (Season 3; Netflix Original Series): “After losing their mom, they made a fresh start at a new school. But behind the classes and crushes, a conspiracy lurks.”
  • The Kominsky Method (Season 2; Netflix Original Series): “Acting coach Sandy Kominsky and best friend Norman Newlander keep each other laughing as they navigate the ups and downs of getting older.”
  • Monzon (Netflix Original Film)
  • Nailed It! France
  • Nailed It! Spain
  • Prank Encounters
  • Rattlesnake (Netflix Original Film): “After a mysterious stranger saves her daughter from a deadly snakebite, a single mother must commit an unthinkable act as payment.”
  • It Takes a Lunatic

 

OCTOBER  28 

 

  • A 3 Minute Hug (Netflix Original Film): “This documentary captures the joy and heartbreak of families separated by the U.S.-Mexico border sharing a short but bittersweet reunion in 2018.
  • Little Miss Sumo
  • Shine On with Reese (Season 1)

OCTOBER  29 

 

  • Arsenio Hall: Smart & Classy (Netflix Original Special): “Arsenio Hall discusses getting older, the changing times and culture, and social issues”

 

OCTOBER  30 

 

  • Flavorful Origins: Yunnan Cuisine (Netflix Original Series): “Delve into the delectable world of Chaoshan cuisine, explore its unique ingredients and hear the stories of the people behind its creation.”

 

OCTOBER  31 

 

  • Kengan Ashura: Part ll
  • Nowhere Man
  • Raging Bull

 

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