The best new movies and shows on Netflix today: August 21, 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 there is a new option available for subscribers. If we include what was added to Netflix this weekend, that brings the total to eight.

Let’s go over each of the new movies and shows that have been added from Friday to today. In addition to that, at the bottom of the article, you’ll find a full list of every new show coming to Netflix this weekend.

If you want recommendations on the best movies and shows to watch on Netflix this weekend (as well as all the other major streaming outlets), check out my list here.

A cowgirl song

A budding young singer goes to live with her grandmother, a country music legend who has been going through a rough patch since the death of her husband. Together they overcome adversity and find redemption through their shared love of music.

Fullmetal Alchemist Scar’s Revenge

The Elric brothers encounter their toughest adversary yet – a lone serial killer with a large scar on his forehead. As they attempt to catch him, they learn a series of dark secrets about some of their fellow alchemists.

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 untangle what happened that day and find 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.

Every new movie and show you can stream on Netflix this weekend

  • 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)
  • A Cowgirl Song (August 21)

Alfonso E. Cramer