Coming to Netflix in August 2019 – Geek Edition

From GLOW Season 3 to Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, we have all the latest updates for what’s streaming on Netflix in August 2019!

Netflix has released their latest newsletter highlighting all of the awesome new content being made available to watch starting next month, as well as which shows will be leaving the site soon. After reviewing the full streaming lineup, here are our most anticipated shows coming to Netflix in August 2019- the Geek Edition, of course!


New on Netflix

August 1

  • Horns
  • Jupiter Ascending
  • Rocky
  • Rocky II
  • Rocky III
  • Rocky IV
  • Rocky V

August 2

  • She-Ra and the Princesses of Power: Season 3NETFLIX FAMILYSoldier Adora finds a magic sword — and her identity as legendary hero She-Ra. She joins the Rebellion, but her best friend stays with the evil Horde.

August 5

  • Enter the AnimeNETFLIX ORIGINALWhat is anime? Through deep-dives with notable masterminds of this electrifying genre, this fast-paced documentary seeks to find the answers.

August 6

  • Screwball

August 8

  • Wu AssassinsNETFLIX ORIGINALAn unassuming San Francisco chef becomes the latest in a long line of assassins chosen to keep the mystical Wu powers out of the wrong hands.

August 9

  • GLOW: Season 3NETFLIX ORIGINALIn 1980s LA, a crew of misfits reinvent themselves as the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling.
  • iZombie: Season 5
  • Rocko’s Modern Life: Static ClingNETFLIX FAMILY After 20 years in space, Rocko struggles to adjust to life in 21st century O-Town and makes it his mission to get his favorite show back on the air.

August 13

  • Knightfall: Season 2

August 14

  • The 100: Season 6

August 15

  • Cannon BustersNETFLIX ANIME In a near-future Moscow, where robots are commonplace, a family unknowingly gets a killer android (Paulina Andreeva, “The Method”) for household work.

August 16

  • Invader Zim: Enter the FlorpusNETFLIX FAMILYWhen Zim suddenly reappears to begin Phase 2 of his evil alien plan to conquer Earth, his longtime nemesis Dib sets out to unmask him once and for all.
  • MINDHUNTER: Season 2NETFLIX ORIGINALIn the late 1970s two FBI agents expand criminal science by delving into the psychology of murder and getting uneasily close to all-too-real monsters.
  • Selfless

August 17

  • The Punisher (2004)

August 20

  • Gangs of New York

August 21

  • HyperdriveNETFLIX ORIGINALElite street racers from around the world test their limits in supercharged custom cars on the biggest, baddest automotive obstacle course ever built.

August 23

  • HERO MASK: Part IINETFLIX ANIMEAfter a rash of mysterious deaths, Crown prosecutor Sarah Sinclair and SSC agent James Blood discover a conspiracy surrounding uncanny new bio-masks.

August 27

  • Million Pound Menu: Season 2NETFLIX ORIGINALNext-generation restaurateurs get the chance to open their own pop-up eateries to impress the paying public — and a panel of discerning U.K. investors.
  • Trolls: The Beat Goes On!: Season 7NETFLIX FAMILYThe upbeat adventures of Poppy, Branch and the rest of the residents of Troll Village, as they keep the party going in their forest.

August 30

  • The A ListNETFLIX ORIGINALRomance, rivalry — and a radical mystery. At a remote island sleepaway camp, dark secrets turn the adventure of a lifetime into a twisted nightmare.
  • The Dark Crystal: Age of ResistanceNETFLIX ORIGINALWhen three Gelfling discover the horrifying secret behind the Skeksis’ power, they set out on an epic journey to ignite the fires of rebellion and try to save their world.
  • Droppin’ Cash: Season 2NETFLIX ORIGINAL This Complex series follows the paper trail of musicians, athletes and influencers in LA as they blow through stacks on the finer things in life.

Last Chance to Watch

Leaving August 1

  • Austin Powers in Goldmember
  • Beverly Hills Chihuahua
  • Death in Paradise: Season 1-7
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • Final Destination
  • Final Destination 2
  • Final Destination 3
  • Good Will Huntin
  • Hairspray (1988)
  • Hairspray (2007)
  • Hot Fuzz
  • Legion
  • Poltergeist
  • Scarface
  • Secretariat
  • The Butterfly Effect
  • The Butterfly Effect 2
  • The Da Vinci Code
  • The Fifth Element
  • The Final Destination
  • The Hurt Locker
  • The Master
  • The Village
  • W.
  • World War II in Colour
  • World War Two: 1941 and the Man of Steel: S1
  • Zombieland

Leaving August 8

  • The Emoji Movie

Leaving August 11

  • No Country for Old Men

Leaving August 15

  • World War Two: 1942 and Hitler’s Soft Underbelly: Season 1

Leaving August 16

  • The 40-Year-Old Virgin

Leaving August 20

  • The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

Leaving August 28

  • Wind River

Get ready for some truly binge-worthy shows. There are 55 originals in total coming to Netflix this month, and a lot of classics too! Now is a great time to catch up on all the shows while they’re still streamable.

What will you be watching? Let us know in the comments, and don’t forget to Let Your Geek Sideshow!