New on Netflix in August 2018 in the form of a new episode

Matt Damon stars in Steven Soderbergh’s retelling of the true story of FBI whistleblower Mark Whitacre. Available 8/1 Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, and Ian McKellen star in Peter Jackson’s first chapter of fantasy epic trilogy based on the novels of J.R. R. Rowling. The list also includes films like Happytime Murders, or Crazy Rich Asians.

Jeff Goldblum and Rosanna Arquette star in Lawrence Kasdan’s 1985 western, based on the true story of a 1973 Triple Crown-winning racehorse. Available 8/10 Lauren Gussis’ dark comedy series centers on an aspiring beauty pageant queen who is left at the alter by her fiancee and ends up taking her estranged father on what would have been her honeymoon. Also available 8/1 Before Ghostbusters, director Ivan Reitman and Harold Ramis collaborated on this film.

Javier Bardem, Kristen Bell, and John Michael Higgins star in the Tina Fey-produced NBC sitcom. Available 8/17 Christian Bale, Rosamund Pike, Josh Brolin, Matt Groening take to the past in his new Netflix animated series about a young girl who dies unceremoniously and finds herself among the residents of an afterlife utopia. Also available 8/11 Tommy Lee Jones, Andrea Martin, Ted Danson, Kate Winslow will feature in this episode.

Jason Bateman and Laura Linney star in the Netflix original crime drama about a finance man who is caught up in drug lords and moves his family to an remote resort community in an effort to make amends. Available 8/28 This documentary examines the growing income gap in America and explores how it affects society at large. The film, released on Netflix on Tuesday, also stars Blake Lively and Kate Winslow. It’s based on the 1999 film ‘Growing Income Gap’.nnt