So many awesome things to watch on Netflix this summer!
Netflix is the ultimate go-to for a binge-worthy unwind, and we’ve selected some of the best new movies, TV shows, and documentaries to check out in July.
So put the popcorn in the microwave, dim the lights and get stuck into one of these Netflix original releases…
Stranger Things (Season 3)
Release date: Thursday, July 4, 2019
Many fans of Stranger Things will be relieved to know that the show isn’t cancelled! Yay! The kids from Hawkins, Indiana, will be back on Netflix on July 4, 2019, and will face yet another threat from the nightmare dimension known as the Upside Down. It’s clear that the Stranger Things kids are growing up, but the terrors of the Upside Down haven’t gone away. The new season will have eight episodes, and will also see the return of one of season two’s monsters with most of the action taking place at a new local mall. It apparently is also one of the grossest and brutal season yet.
Seasons 1 and 2 are currently still available to watch on Netflix.
Orange is the New Black (Season 7)
Release date:Friday, July 26, 2019
The most-watched Netflix original series is based on a book of the same name and follows the story of Piper Chapman, a privileged New Yorker who ends up in an all-female prison when a past crime catches up to her. Forced to trade power suits for prison orange, Chapman makes her way through the correctional system and adjusts to life behind bars, making friends with the many eccentric, unusual and unexpected people she meets. The seventh, and final ,season of Orange is the New Black is out on Netflix on July 26, 2019.
Season 1 to 6 are currently still available to watch on Netflix.
Working Moms (Season 2)
Release date: Thursday, July 25, 2019
The second and third season of this Canadian sitcom have already aired in Canada but season two is dropping on Netflix on July 25. If you’re a mom who works as well, Working Moms is probably something you should catch on Netflix if you haven’t already. The show’s producer, Catherine Reitman who plays Kate Foster on the series, said that she wanted to offer up a more honest portrayal of motherhood on TV – and it’s safe to say that her idea worked as the show has mothers hooked. The show follows four moms in a mommy group as they juggle toddlers, aging, work-life balance and tough relationship issues.
Season 1 is currently still available to watch on Netflix.
Release date: Friday, July 19, 2019
Typewriter is a new Netflix original series by famed Indian director Sujoy Ghosh. The plot centres around a haunted house and a book that stir the imagination of a group of young, wannabe ghost hunters, and their dog. The team are determined to capture the ghost that plagues the notorious home in their neighbourhood in Goa. When a new family and their daughter move into the haunted home, the crew find it difficult to balance the demands of school and chores, with the renewed urgency to capture the ghost before it is too late.
The TV series is in Hindi but subtitles will be available in English.
Release date: Friday, July 12, 2019
Paul is an Emergency Room nurse with a pregnant wife who gets kidnapped and held as collateral. A phone call from the kidnapper forces Paul to team up with a badly injured career criminal and a murder suspect in order to get his wife and unborn child back. The unlikely duo are pitted against rival gangs and a deadly ring of corrupt cops as they find a way to survive together in the fight of their lives. The gritty, action-packed thriller starring Anthony Mackie and Frank Grillo releases only on Netflix July 12, 2019.
Netflix Original Comedy
Release date: Monday, July 1, 2019
In need of some laughs this summer? Catch Katherine Ryan in her hour-long special premiering on July 1, 2019. The show is a follow-up to her 2017 special ‘In Trouble’ which is also still available on Netflix for your laughing pleasure. Fresh from a tour, comedian Katherine Ryan shares shrewd observations about school bullies, revenge bodies and raising a very fancy child.