The best new movies and shows on Netflix today: August 19, 2022

This week marks a fruitful week for Netflix
, as many new movies and TV shows will be added to the streaming service’s digital library every day. And today is no exception, as six new options are available to subscribers. If we include what was added to Netflix yesterday, that brings the total to nine.

Let’s go through each of the new movies and shows that were added yesterday and today. Besides that, at the bottom of the article, you can find a full list of every new show coming to Netflix this week.

If you want recommendations on the best movies and shows to watch on Netflix this week, check out my list here. And if you want recommendations for all the other major streaming lists, there’s this list too.

The next 365 days

Massimo is a member of the Sicilian mafia family and Laura is a sales manager. On a trip to Sicily to try to salvage her relationship, Massimo kidnaps her and gives her 365 days to fall in love with him.


Identical twin sisters Leni and Gina decide to switch lives. However, the disappearance of one of the twins leads to disastrous consequences, causing their lives to quickly fall apart.

Glow Up: Season 4

Maya Jama is joined by makeup and beauty experts Val Garland and Dominic Skinner in the search for Britain’s next star makeup artist. During each series, ten aspiring makeup artists live and work together, while competing in a series of tricky challenges to demonstrate their makeup skills to the judges.

Kleo: Season 1

After the fall of the Berlin Wall, a former East German spy seeks to uncover who betrayed her and why, using her murderous skills for revenge.

The Girl in the Mirror: Season 1

After losing her memory in a strange accident that kills most of her classmates, Alma tries to unravel what happened that day and regain her identity.

The Cuphead Show! : 2nd part

Follow the misadventures of lovable Cuphead and his cautious but easily influenced brother Mugman as they roam the Inkwell Isles in search of fun and adventure.

In the mind of a cat

Cat experts dive into the mind of the feline to reveal the true abilities of the leaping animal in this captivating and cuddly documentary.

He-Man and the Master of the Universe: Season 3

Powerful teenager Adam and his heroic team of misfits discover the legendary power of Grayskull and their destiny to defend Eternia from the sinister Skeletor.

Tekken: Bloodline: Season 1

After losing his home to the mighty enemy Ogre, the short-tempered Jin Kazama trains with his zealous grandfather Heihachi Mishima as he awaits his chance for revenge before the third King of Iron Fist tournament.

Every new movie and show on Netflix this week

  • Ancient Aliens: Season 4 (August 15)
  • Deepa & Anoop (August 15)
  • Learn to swim (August 15)
  • Untold: The Girlfriend Who Didn’t Exist (August 16)
  • High Heat (August 17)
  • Junior Baking Show: Season 6 (August 17)
  • Look Both Ways (August 17)
  • Royalteen (August 17)
  • Unsuspected (August 17)
  • He-Man and the Masters of the Universe: Season 3 (August 18)
  • In the Mind of a Cat (August 18)
  • Tekken: Bloodline (August 18)
  • The Cuphead Show! : 2nd part (August 19)
  • Echoes (August 19)
  • The Girl in the Mirror (Alma) (August 19)
  • Glow Up: Season 4 (August 19)
  • Cleo (August 19)
  • The Next 365 Days (August 19)
  • Fullmetal Alchemist Scar’s Revenge (August 20)

Alfonso E. Cramer