Netflix added 34 new movies and shows this week

Photo: Sony Pictures

Welcome to another recap of what’s new on Netflix over the past 7 days. It’s been a busy week of Netflix releases with a mix of new movies and shows throughout the week. We’ll also see what’s in Netflix’s US top 10 in the last 7 days.

If you missed any of Netflix US’ additions last week, check back to see all 43 new releases added.

New on Netflix this weekend

The best of Netflix is ​​a joke: the festival (2022)

Gender: Rise
Cast: Bill Burr, Snoop Dogg, Carly Aquilino, Sam Morril, Jaye McBride, John Mulaney, Joel Kim Booster, Mike Epps, David Letterman, Naomi Ekperigin, Steph Tolev, Trixie Mattel, Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda, Michelle Wolf, Ian Edwards, Michelle Buteau, Jon Stewart, DeRay Davis, Rachel Feinstein, Brian Simpson
Duration: 54 minutes

Concluding the series of stand-up specials recorded at Netflix’s first major stand-up comedy festival in Los Angeles earlier this year is the addition of a compilation episode today (which comes much later than originally billed).

As you can see above, it features segments from some of the biggest names to feature at the festival.

Netflix has now released eight specials (not including this compilation) from the event.


  • Jane Fonda & Lily Tomlin: Ladies Night Live
  • Snoop Dogg’s F*cn Around: Comedy Special
  • Pete Davison Presents Best Friends
  • Bill Burr Presents Friends Who Kill
  • The room honoring George Carlin, Robin Williams, Joan Rivers and Richard Pryor
  • Stand Out: An LGBTQ+ Celebration
  • Amy Schumer Presents: Parenting Advice
  • It’s my time with David Letterman

Ouma (2022)

Gender: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Director: Iris K.Shim
Cast: Sandra Oh, Fivel Stewart, Dermot Mulroney
Writer: Iris K.Shim
Duration: 83 minutes

At the last second, Netflix released the film from Sony Unexplored from its July 15 release date to release it now in August 2022. Another title that was no longer on Netflix’s schedule was Oumabut when Saturday rolled around, we actually had the Sandra Oh horror movie that came out earlier in the year.

Here’s what you can expect from horror:

“Living a quiet life on a farm with her daughter, a woman must confront her past when the remains of her estranged mother arrive from Korea.”

Full list of new releases on Netflix US this week

An expanded version of this list is available through our new hub on Netflix.

16 new movies added

  • Bill Burr: Live at Red Rocks (2022)
  • CHIPS (2017)
  • For Jojo (2022) Netflix Original
  • God (2022)
  • Image of Victory (2021)
  • Love Goals (2022)
  • My Daughter’s Killer (2022) Netflix Original
  • Never Stop Dreaming: The Life and Legacy of Shimon Peres (2018) Netflix Original
  • Saucepan (2015)
  • Persuasion (2022)
  • If saben come to me pongo 2 (2021)
  • The Best of Netflix is ​​a Joke: Festival (2022) Netflix Original
  • Ouma (2022)
  • Under the Amalfi Sun (2022) Netflix Original
  • Vaashi (2022)
  • Valley of the Dead (2020) Netflix Original

18 new TV series added

  • Alba (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • All American: Homecoming (Season 1)
  • Backstreet Rookie (Season 1)
  • Big Timber (Season 2) Netflix Original
  • Country Queen (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • DB Cooper: Where are you? ! (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Farzar (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Forged in Fire (Season 8)
  • How to Change Your Mind (Limited Series) Netflix Original
  • It Hurts Like Hell (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • LEGO Ninjago (Season 5)
  • Married at First Sight (Season 11)
  • Mom, don’t do this! (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Pororo – The Little Penguin (Season 3)
  • Remarriage & Desires (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Resident Evil (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Sintonia (Season 3 – Final Season) Netflix Original

Top movies on Netflix US this week

the beast from the sea netflix movie

Image: Beast from the Sea

15 Unique Movies Featured In Netflix US Top 10 This Week With The beast from the sea winning the most points. Sing 2 and Girl in the photo finished second and third with 62 points each.

Added last week 12 Strong did well towards the start of the week but slowly fell in favor of Fries (added July 14).

  1. The sea beast (77)
  2. Sing 2 (62)
  3. Girl in the photo (62 points)
  4. 12 Strong (53 points)
  5. Toronto man (39)
  6. Mean Girls (39 points)
  7. CHIPS (26 points)
  8. Wanted (21 points)
  9. Persuasion (19)
  10. The Dark Knight Rises (17)
  11. Barefoot (10)
  12. Leave No Trace (6 points)
  13. Valley of the Dead (5)
  14. Grandpa (3 points)
  15. Final grade (1 point)

Top shows on Netflix US this week

18 Unique Shows Featured In Netflix US Top 10 This Week, Even Seeing The Return Of Lincoln’s lawyer earn some points too. stranger things manages to hang on to the top spot with the surprise of being alone, a reality series, in second position beating The Umbrella Academy.

  1. Stranger Things (79)
  2. Alone (60)
  3. The Umbrella Academy (57)
  4. Lightning (37)
  5. Boo, bitch (37 points)
  6. DB Cooper: Where are you? ! (30 dots)
  7. The longest night (22)
  8. How to change your mind (21 points)
  9. Resident Evil (19)
  10. All American: Homecoming (12 points)
  11. Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight (10)
  12. Big wood (10)
  13. The unexplained (9)
  14. All Americans (9 points)
  15. The Secret of the Skinwalker Ranch (8)
  16. How to build a sex room (7 points)
  17. CoComelon (3 points)
  18. Lincoln’s lawyer (3 points)

What have you watched on Netflix this week? Let us know in the comments below.

Alfonso E. Cramer