October is a weird time, it’s not quite summer, there’s still a chill in the air from winter, a lot of rain… So that’s why we’re declaring October dedicated to self-care and streaming… Not that we needed an excuse really.
Netflix has released their October schedule, and let’s just say, you’re going to be well looked after in the brain-food and entertainment department. Two words to get you excited for the month ahead; Space Jam.
Sure, there are other nuggets of gold in the jam packed schedule to get you pumped for some quality couch bonding, so have a read, prep your eyes, and bookmark this page as your ultimate guide to rest and relaxation in October.
MeatEater: Season 7 (2/10/2018)
Steven Rinella returns for more hunting and cooking expeditions in rugged locales with friends that include the likes of comedian Joe Rogan.
Big Mouth: Season 2 (5/10/2018)
Carnal urges and teen angst abound as Nick, Andrew and friends pursue new crushes, tangle with the Shame Wizard and sample pot for the first time.
Dancing Queen (5/10/2018)
Yes, he owns a successful dance studio. But Justin Johnson also slays onstage as drag superstar Alyssa Edwards. It’s fierce, full and fabulous life.
Little Things: Season 2 (5/10/2018)
More fun ensues as Kavya and Dhruv’s relationship progresses amid conversations about their future and visits from family and friends.
YG Future Strategy Office (5/10/2018)
K-pop star Seungri, BIGBANG’s youngest member, tries to lead a team of bumbling staff at YG’s Future Strategy Office in this mockumentary sitcom.
When three working class kids enroll in the most exclusive school in Spain, the clash between the wealthy and the poor students leads to tragedy.
Terrace House: Opening New Doors: Part 4 (9/10/2018)
As Noah juggles his love triangle with Mayu and Yui, Shohei plans to confess to Seina — but Terrace House’s repeat member might have other options.
The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell (12/10/2018)
Wickedly talented baker and artist, Christine McConnell welcomes you into her terrifyingly delicious home to create delectable confections and hauntingly disturbing decor with the help of her colorful collection of creatures.
Actor and martial artist Frank Grillo explores and experiences the diverse fighting techniques found in cultures around the world.
The Haunting of Hill House (12/10/2018)
Flashing between past and present, a fractured family confronts haunting memories of their old home and the terrifying events that drove them from it.
The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments (15/10/2018)
When a kingdom is taken over by tyrants, the deposed princess begins a quest to find a disbanded group of evil knights to help take back her realm.
Accidentally in Love (19/10/2018)
A popular singer decides to go back to school, becoming the center of attention there, and meets an ordinary female student with a dual personality.
From the Executive Producers of The Purge franchise and Lore, Haunted gives a chilling glimpse into the first-person accounts from people who have witnessed horrifying, peculiar, extraordinary supernatural events and other unexplained phenomenons that continue to haunt them.
Hip-Hop Evolution: Season 2 (19/10/2018)
Shad Kabango traces the growth of hip-hop subcultures in New York, the South and Oakland, California, in the ’80s and ’90s.
Marvel’s Daredevil: Season 3 (19/10/2018)
With Wilson Fisk out of prison and back to corrupting Hell’s Kitchen, Matt Murdock must rise from the ashes.
A therapist tries to keep her spark with her husband alive after a cycling accident causes them to reassess their relationship. Toni Collette stars.
After helping thwart a terrorist attack, a war veteran is assigned to protect a politician who was a major proponent of the conflict he fought in.
Great News: Season 2 (25/10/2018)
In a second season of newsroom shenanigans, “The Breakdown” team gets a new boss — and she’s got big plans to take them to the top.
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (26/10/2018)
As her 16th birthday nears, Sabrina must choose between the witch world of her family and the human world of her friends. Based on the Archie comic.
Terrorism Close Calls (26/10/2018)
Law enforcement officials look back on attempted terrorist attacks that were thwarted in the nick of time.
Castlevania: Season 2 (26/10/2018)
As Dracula and his legion of vampires prepare to rid the world of humanity’s stain, an unlikely trio of heroes dares to stand in their way.
Girl From Nowhere (27/10/2018)
A mysterious, clever girl named Nanno transfers to different schools, exposing the lies and misdeeds of the students and faculty at every turn.
Fate/EXTRA Last Encore: Illustrias Geocentric Theory (30/10/2018)
Having finally reached the seventh floor, Hakuno clings to the hope that he can somehow fix this defective war. But time is running out.
NETFLIX WEEKLY SERIES
The Rise of Phoenixes (5/10/2018)
When a secret from the past rears its head, a respected court scholar must choose between avenging her family and staying true to the prince she loves.
The Good Place: Season 3 (5/10/18)
Reincarnated and back on Earth after Michael’s argument on their behalf, Eleanor and her fellow condemned souls have another chance to find the right road.
Riverdale: Season 3 (11/10/18)
After a riot and a season of high-stakes political warfare, the Riverdale gang continues to navigate high drama of surreal small town life.
Dynasty: Season 2 (13/10/2018)
In the wake of a calamitous fire that set their family home ablaze, the Carringtons sift through the rubble to rebuild their dynasty — and rise again.
A Taiwanese Tale of Two Cities (14/10/18)
Two brainy beauty queens — same heritage, on separate coasts — and one fateful decision that soon links their paths.
Black Lightning: Season 2 (16/10/18)
Black Lightning may have survived, but his superpowers did not. Now, he must help his daughters harness their special abilities to continue the fight for good.
Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj (28/10/18)
In this weekly show, Hasan Minhaj brings his unique comedic voice and storytelling skill to explore the larger trends shaping our fragmented world.
Operation Finale (3/10/2018)
In 1960, Israeli spies undertake a daring mission to capture notorious Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann and bring him to justice. Based on real events.
A brother-sister team who fake paranormal encounters for cash get more than they bargained for when a job at a haunted estate turns very, very real.
Private Life (5/10/2018)
A couple coping with infertility struggles to keep their marriage afloat as they navigate the world of assisted reproduction and adoption.
22 July (10/10/2018)
After a pair of shocking attacks in Norway, survivors — and the country — rally for healing and justice. Based on true events.
In this thriller, a man travels to a remote island in search of his missing sister, who was kidnapped by a murderous religious cult.
Errementari: The Blacksmith and the Devil (12/10/2018)
A solitary blacksmith is locked in a vicious rivalry with the devil until a little girl appears in their lives by chance.
Derren Brown: Sacrifice (19/10/2018)
Illusionist Derren Brown concocts a psychological experiment in which he tries to manipulate an ordinary person into taking a bullet for a stranger.
Illang: The Wolf Brigade (19/10/2018)
In 2029, a special unit of the South Korean police called Illang battles a terrorist group threatening to undo years of efforts to unify the two Koreas.
Gnome Alone (19/10/2018)
A high-schooler teams up with living garden gnomes to stop tiny creatures from another world who want to eat everything in sight.
The Night Comes For Us (19/10/2018)
After sparing a girl’s life during a massacre, an elite Triad assassin is targeted by an onslaught of murderous gangsters.
An intimate portrait that captures six days in the life of influential Russian dissident writer Sergei Dovlatov.
Been So Long (26/10/2018)
A single mother in London’s Camden Town hears music when she meets a handsome stranger with a past. But she’s not sure she’s ready to open her heart.
The story of a boss that everyone hates: some kiss up to him; nobody tells him the truth. He’s the successful entrepreneur about to fall off the cliff.
Gun City (31/10/2018)
Set in Barcelona in 1921, a double agent infiltrates the local mafia to find out who is selling weapons and explosives to anarchist groups.
Joe Rogan: Strange Times (2/10/2018)
Comedian Joe Rogan takes on sexual politics, American politics, pro wrestling and vegans in a new stand-up special shot in Boston.
Mo Amer: The Vagabond (8/10/2018)
Arab-American comedian Mo Amer brings his worldly experiences to his debut Netflix Original stand-up special, Mo Amer: The Vagabond. Filmed at the Paramount Theatre in Austin, TX, Amer enlightens audiences about the truths of his first hand experiences as a refugee. From the American immigration policy and touring internationally without a passport to the time he went viral for sitting next to Eric Trump on a flight, this is Amer like you have never seen before.
Ron White: If you Quit Listening, I’ll Shut Up (16/10/2018)
Ron “Tater Salad” White dishes out his signature brand of cynicism, riffing on sex, celebrity and the sinister habits of wild geese.
Adam Sandler 100% Fresh (23/10/2018)
Adam Sandler takes his comical musical musings back out on the road, from comedy clubs to concert halls to one very unsuspecting subway station.
The Degenerates (30/10/2018)
A series of no-holds-barred comedy from the likes of rising comics like Big Jay Oakerson, Joey Diaz, Liza Treyger, Yamaneika Saunders, Christina P. and Brad Williams.
Salt Fat Acid Heat (11/10/2018)
Chef and food writer Samin Nosrat brings her culinary manifesto of simple food rooted in tradition to the screen in a new cooking series.
Feminists: What Were They Thinking? (12/10/18)
Revisiting 1970s photos of women that captured a feminist awakening, this film explores those women’s lives and examines the continued need for change.
ReMastered: Who Shot the Sheriff (12/10/2018)
In 1976, reggae icon Bob Marley survived an assassination attempt as rival political groups battled in Jamaica. But who exactly was responsible?
Making a Murderer: Part 2 (19/10/2018)
With a national profile and new support after the release of “Making a Murderer,” Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey continue to fight for exoneration.
When she recovers stolen film of a movie she shot 25 years ago, novelist Sandi Tan revisits her time with the enigmatic man who swiped the footage.
NETFLIX KIDS & FAMILY
Creeped Out (4/10/2018)
This kids anthology series features spine-shivering tales of sinister neighbors, creepy ghouls, technology out of control and more.
Super Monsters Save Halloween (5/10/2018)
It’s Halloween, and the Super Monsters are ready to celebrate — with candy, costumes and music to get you in the mood!
Super Monsters: Season 2 (5/10/2018)
With curious new student Spike in the mix, the Super Monsters use their powers to solve problems — and conquer their fears about growing up.
Tarzan and Jane: Season 2 (12/10/2018)
Tarzan and Jane embark on a heroic adventure in the Brazilian rainforest, rescuing animals from an evil scheme and uncovering an ancient secret.
The Boss Baby: Back in Business: Season 2 (12/10/2018)
There’s a new threat to baby popularity: old people. But a revolutionary “stinkless” serum could give Baby Corp a competitive advantage.
Larva Island (19/10/2018)
Stranded on a tropical island, two goofy larva buddies find slapstick fun in everything from discovering food to meeting new animal friends.
Best.Worst.Weekend.Ever.: Limited Series (19/10/2018)
In this comedy series, teenage Zed and his pals face one ridiculous, hilarious predicament after another in their last weekend before high school.
A boy and his homemade robot attempt to free their oppressed nation from an evil empire and its robot centurions in this exciting animated series.
Lucifer: Season 3 (3/10/2018)
As Lucifer struggles with an identity crisis, a gruff new police lieutenant shakes up the status quo with Chloe and the rest of the LAPD.
John Bennett, a man whose childhood wish of bringing his teddy bear to life came true, now must decide between keeping the relationship with the bear or his girlfriend, Lori.
Arrow: Season 6 (14/10/2018)
In Season 6, Oliver tries to balance being a father and — along with Team Green Arrow — protecting Star City from old and new foes alike.
Snow White and the Huntsman (17/10/2018)
In a twist to the fairy tale, the Huntsman ordered to take Snow White into the woods to be killed winds up becoming her protector and mentor in a quest to vanquish the Evil Queen.
A linguist is recruited by the military to communicate with alien lifeforms after twelve mysterious spacecrafts land around the world.
The Commuter (25/10/2018)
An Insurance Salesman/Ex-Cop is caught up in a criminal conspiracy during his daily commute home.
When a group of strangers at a dusty roadside diner come under attack by demonic forces, their only chance for survival lies with an archangel named Michael, who informs a pregnant waitress that her unborn child is humanity’s last hope.
Michael Jackson’s This Is It (1/10/2018)
A compilation of interviews, rehearsals and backstage footage of Michael Jackson as he prepared for his series of sold-out shows in London.
Stomp the Yard (1/10/2018)
Landing in jail after his involvement in a shooting, gifted street dancer DJ agrees to enroll at a black college in Atlanta to avoid juvenile hall.
A successful asset manager, who has just received a huge promotion, is blissfully happy in his career and in his marriage. But when a temp worker starts stalking him, all the things he’s worked so hard for are placed in jeopardy.
Under Suspicion (1/10/2018)
Henry’s vacation in Puerto Rico becomes a nightmare when he discovers the body of a 12-year-old and promptly becomes the main suspect.
Against All Odds (1/10/2018)
A gangster hires an ex-football player to find his girlfriend. When he finds her, they fall in love, and the twists start to appear.
Did You Hear About the Morgans? (1/10/2018)
In New York City, an estranged couple who witness a murder are relocated to small town Wyoming as part of the Witness Protection Program.
Space Jam (4/10/2018)
In a desperate attempt to win a basketball match and earn their freedom, the Looney Tunes seek the aid of retired basketball champion, Michael Jordan.
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (4/10/2018)
In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons.
Violet Evergarden: Special (Working Title): Extra Episode (4/10/2018)
The story of the new episode will center on a letter request from an opera house songstress and take place over several months between the events of the anime’s episodes 4 and 5.
Little Things: Season 1 (5/10/2018)
Little Things is a web-series about the sweet little moments experienced by a young couple in their everyday life.
The Savages (5/10/2018)
A sister and brother face the realities of familial responsibility as they begin to care for their ailing father.
A tale of greed, deception, money, power, and murder occur between two best friends: a mafia enforcer and a casino executive, compete against each other over a gambling empire, and over a fast living and fast loving socialite.
Bean: The Ultimate Disaster Movie (5/10/2018)
The bumbling Mr. Bean travels to America when he is given the responsibility of bringing a highly valuable painting to a Los Angeles museum.
To protect his brother-in-law from a drug lord, a former smuggler heads to Panama to score millions of dollars in counterfeit bills.
The Land Before Time (5/10/2018)
An orphaned brontosaurus teams up with other young dinosaurs in order to reunite with their families in a valley.
What Lies Beneath (6/10/2018)
The wife of a university research scientist believes that her lakeside Vermont home is haunted by a ghost – or that she is losing her mind.
The Shannara Chronicles: Season 2 (11/10/2018)
In the aftermath of war, chaos grips the Four Lands. As the Crimson hunts for magic users and sows racial discord, an unlikely trio of heroes emerges.
The Hangover: Part II (11/10/2018)
Two years after the bachelor party in Las Vegas, Phil, Stu, Alan, and Doug jet to Thailand for Stu’s wedding. Stu’s plan for a subdued pre-wedding brunch, however, goes seriously awry.
A stripper and single mother gets dragged into a dangerous situation after a congressman takes a fancy to her.
The Story of Us with Morgan Freeman: Season 1 (11/10/2018)
Morgan Freeman will take viewers on a global journey to meet with people from all cultures whose lives are shaped in surprising ways by different fundamental forces, this time exploring themes that unite us all. Each episode will explore a single fundamental force or topic, including love, belief, power, war and peace, rebellion and freedom.
American Gangster (17/10/2018)
An outcast New York City cop is charged with bringing down Harlem drug lord Frank Lucas, whose real life inspired this partly biographical film.
A high school slacker who’s rejected by every school he applies to opts to create his own institution of higher learning, the South Harmon Institute of Technology, on a rundown piece of property near his hometown.
Couples Retreat (17/10/2018)
A comedy centered around four couples who settle into a tropical-island resort for a vacation. While one of the couples is there to work on the marriage, the others fail to realize that participation in the resort’s therapy sessions is not optional.
The Trust (17/10/2018)
Discovering the location of a vault where a drug ring keeps its riches, two run-of-the-mill Las Vegas cops hatch a dicey plan to burgle it.
As a kind of prequel to the Peter Pan story, this fantasy relates how Peter first met and initially befriended Captain Hook and fought alongside him.
Seven Psychopaths (20/10/2018)
A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster’s beloved Shih Tzu.
A scientist who has invented a technique to watch people’s memories finds himself in a dangerous situation after he’s tasked with entering a heroin addict’s mind to see whether the man committed murder.
The Intern (25/10/2018)
Seventy-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin.
On New Year’s Eve, the luxury ocean liner Poseidon capsizes after being swamped by a rogue wave. The survivors are left to fight for their lives as they attempt to escape the sinking ship.
The Letdown: Season 1 (25/10/2018)
Audrey is determined not to be defined by motherhood. In theory, this seems fairly easy. In practice, her career-focused husband, self-obsessed mother, and fancy-free best friend, make it damn near impossible.