Netflix released a handful of highly anticipated originals, including Stranger Things and The Gray Man, in July on Netflix. The streaming giant will be adding some more exciting throwbacks in August with the new seasons of much-awaited titles. If you love teen drama, Never Have I Ever will be the perfect series for you. However, if you can’t get enough of superhero movies, you can stream Tobey Maguire’s Spider-Man movies. There are a handful of new Netflix releases coming in August, check out the list of best movies and shows to stream on Netflix.
All three Peter Parkers, Tom Holland, Andrew Garfield, and Tobey Maguire, team up to save the world in last year’s Spider-Man: No Way Home. Since then the demand for the previous Spider-Man movies has surged. And recently the streaming giant announced the trilogy’s arrival while tweeting a meme of Maguire’s Parker and Kirsten Dunst as his Mary Jane Watson. You can stream the Spider-Man trilogy from August.
Based on Neil Gaiman’s seminal graphic novel and starring Tom Sturridge as the King of Dreams, The Sandman is about Morpheus, a recently freed man who travels across dimensions to restore his otherworldly powers. The sandman cast features high-profile names including Gwendoline Christie, Boyd Holbrook, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, and Charles Dance with voice performances from Patton Oswalt and Mark Hamill. The Sandman will be available to stream on Netflix on August 5.
Riverdale Season 6
Picking up from where Season 5 left off, Season 6 includes Hiram Lodge setting off a bomb in Archie’s house when Archie and Betty were inside. However, they survive, and we are taken back to the mysterious inhuman land of magic and monsters, where Archie and Betty unravel that they harbour superhuman powers.
Never Have I Ever Season 3
Season 2 of the Netflix comedy-drama series ended with Devi, played by Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, torn between her two loyal suitors at the high school dance. In season 3 of the coming-of-age comedy, Indian American teenager Devi (Maitreyi Ramakrishnan) continues to deal with the everyday pressures of high school and drama at home, while also navigating new romantic relationships. Never Have I Ever Season 3 will hit the streaming platform on August 12.
13: The Musical
Adapted from the Broadway show by Robert Horn, Jason Robert Brown, and Dan Elish, 13 tells the story of Evan Goldman, played by Eli Golden, who must navigate the tricky terrain of young adulthood as his Bar Mitzvah looms. His adolescent woes aren’t helped by the fact that his family moved from New York City to small-town Indiana just before his big milestone. Directed by Tamra Davis, the Netflix original film cast includes Debra Messing, Rhea Perlman, Peter Hermann, and Josh Peck.