20 Films and TV Series Coming to Your Netflix Screens this September
03rd September, 2020
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Already done with your watchlist this month? Here are 20 new titles coming to your Netflix screens in September that you can binge-watch at home. Are you tired and bored of watching the same old stuff on your streaming platforms? It certainly feels like we have watched everything there is to watch in this time spent at home. It seems as if this year is just dragging by, and yet somehow, we're almost in September. How did that even happen? The good news is that Netflix is all set to bless us with a whole new list of releases this month, and we are beyond excited.
Borgen (Seasons 1-3) Netflix
Borgen (Seasons 1-3)
Borgen is a Danish political drama series co-written by Adam Price, Jeppe Gjervig Gram, and Tobias Lindholm. The story focuses on Birgitte Nyborg Christensen, who becomes the first female Prime Minister of Denmark, and it shows how political power has the potential to change a person. This landmark drama show is one of a kind and will be released on Netflix on 1st September.
Due Date Netflix
Due Date
Directed by Todd Phillips, Due Date is a 2010 film starring Robert Downey Jr. and Zach Galifianakis. The film is co-written by Todd Phillips, Alan R. Cohen, Alan Freedland, and Adam Sztykiel. It tells the story of how Peter Highman finds himself stranded on the road while his pregnant wife is about to deliver a baby. He finally decides to hitchhike a ride home with an insufferable, aspiring actor. The film will be released on Netflix on 1st September.
Puss in Boots Netflix
Puss in Boots
Produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures, Puss in Boots is a complete animated package. The story revolves around Puss, a Spanish talking cat, who is named after his signature cowboy boots. He is an outlawed fugitive who embarks on a journey to restore his reputation with his friends Humpty Dumpty and Kitty Softpaws. The film was directed by Chris Miller, who also directed Shrek the Third (2007), and is set to be released on Netflix on 1st September.
The Smurfs Netflix
The Smurfs
Releasing on the streaming platform on 1st September, the film revolves around a community of little, blue people called the Smurfs as they gear up for the Blue Moon Festival. Their plans come to a sudden halt after an evil wizard, Gargamel, tracks them down and follows them. In a sudden turn of events, they find themselves in the busy city of New York after they get sucked into a vortex.
I’m Thinking of Ending Things Netflix
I’m Thinking of Ending Things
I’m Thinking of Ending Things is a Netflix original, releasing on Netflix on 4th September. This psychological horror film is based on a novel of the same name written by Iain Reid. The story revolves around a young woman who goes away with her boyfriend, Jake, to his family’s farm despite wanting to end things with him. She ends up getting trapped in a snowstorm with her boyfriend, and what ensues is a series of unpleasant and scary situations.
Love, Guaranteed Netflix
Love, Guaranteed
Love, Guaranteed is a Netflix original directed by and starring Rachael Leigh Cook. The film, which is set for a release on 3rd September, follows a lawyer, Susan, who takes up a high profile case from a charming client to sue a dating website that promises users will find love. As the case gains momentum in the media, things between Susan and Nick start heating up, which can prove lethal for the case.
Transformers - Cyberverse (Season 2) Netflix
Transformers - Cyberverse (Season 2)
Transformers: Cyberverse is an animated series based on the Transformers franchise. It is produced by Boulder Media Limited and Allspark Animation. The second season of this series will be released on 7th September. The story revolves around Bumblebee, a robot who loses all his memory files. While he is being assisted by Windblade to restore his memories of his adventures on Cybertron, Megatron, the supreme leader of Cybertron, sends assassins to hunt them down.
Pets United Netflix
Pets United
Pets United tells the story of Roger and Belle, a mismatched team of a stray dog and an elite cat. They are forced to find a way to work together after the robots take over their city. Written and directed by Reinhard Klooss of Animals United fame, this animated film is set to be released on Netflix on 11th September.
Jurassic World - Camp Cretaceous (Season 1) Netflix
Jurassic World - Camp Cretaceous (Season 1)
Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous , which belongs to the Jurassic Park franchise, is set to be the first official series of the franchise to be released on Netflix on 18th September. It revolves around a group of teenagers who embark on an adventurous trip to the opposite side of Isla Nublar. However, their fun adventures take a dangerous turn when dinosaurs attack the island, and they’re left to protect and fend for themselves.
Welcome to Sudden Death Netflix
Welcome to Sudden Death
Welcome to Sudden Death, starring Michael Jai White and Gary Owen, is a sequel to the 1995 Jean-Claude Van Damme action movie. It is written and directed by Dallas Jackson. The story revolves around how Jesse Freeman, a security guard who was formerly a special forces officer, tries to save his daughter from the clutches of a terrorist group. The film is set to be released on Netflix on September 29th.
Blue Exorcist (Season 2) Netflix
Blue Exorcist (Season 2)
Based on a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Kazue Katō, Blue Exorcist is an anime series revolving around two siblings, Rin and Yukio Okumura. They discover that they are the sons of Satan and have inherited his powers. Rin, then, embarks on a journey to become an Exorcist so that he can defeat his father. The second season of the gripping series is set to be released on Netflix on 1st September.
Heidi (Season 2) Netflix
Heidi (Season 2)
Loosely based on the 1881 novel of the same name by Johanna Spyri, Heidi is a Swiss-German television series following the story of a five-year-old orphaned girl who travels to the Swiss Alps to live with her grandfather and learns to navigate everyday problems. This series has been distributed to over 138 countries and is set to be released on Netflix on 1st September.
Muppets Most Wanted Netflix
Muppets Most Wanted
Directed by James Bobin, Muppets Most Wanted is the 8th film of the Muppets franchise. The story starts at the end of The Muppets movie as the Muppets decide to go on a world tour with Dominic Badguy. On their trip, they find themselves involved in a massive European jewel heist. The film is set to be released on 1st September.
The Promised Neverland (Season 1) Netflix
The Promised Neverland (Season 1)
The Promised Neverland is an anime series directed by Mamoru Kanbe. It is adapted from the manga series of the same name written by Kaiu Shirai and illustrated by Posuka Demizu. The Promised Neverland tells the story of Emma and Norman, two orphans, who run away from their home after they realize that the orphanage they grew up is not what it seems to be. The series is set for a release on 1st September.
Young Wallander (Season 1) Netflix
Young Wallander (Season 1)
Young Wallander is an upcoming drama series based on a series of novels called Kurt Wallander Mystery, written by Henning Mankell. Set in contemporary Sweden, the story revolves around Kurt Wallander, a young cop who is assigned a case of hate crime. Adam Pålsson will play the role of Kurt Wallander, and the first season will be released on 3rd September.
Away (Season 1) Netflix
Away (Season 1)
All set to be launched on 4th September, Away is an American television series starring Hilary Swank. It tells the story of an American astronaut, Commander Emma Green, who has to lead an international space crew on Mars on a three-year-long mission. For this, she must leave behind her family to do her duty. The series is created by Andrew Hinderaker.
Take Me Home Tonight Netflix
Take Me Home Tonight
Directed by Michael Dowse, Take Me Home Tonight is an American rom-com from 2011 starring Topher Grace and Anna Faris. The film tells the story of a high school nerd, as he makes a plan to make a move on his high school crush at his sister's boyfriend's Labor Day party. The film is set for a release on Netflix on 4th September.
Midnight Special Netflix
Midnight Special
Written and directed by Jeff Nichols, Midnight Special is a 2016 American sci-fi movie starring Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst, Adam Driver, Jaeden Martell, and Sam Shepard. The plot revolves around a father and a son with special powers who are chased by the government and a group of religious extremists. The movie is set to be released on 7th September.
My Octopus Teacher Netflix
My Octopus Teacher
Directed by Philippa Ehrlich and James Reed, My Octopus Teacher is a movie telling the story of the spontaneous connection that develops between an octopus and a freediver, Craig Foster. Through this movie, the creator wishes to tell us how it is easily possible to develop a meaningful relationship with nature even from the confines of our apartment. The movie is set to be released on 7th September.
Girlfriends (Multiple Seasons) Netflix
Girlfriends (Multiple Seasons)
Girlfriends, which premiered in the year 2000, gives a closer look at the lives of four best friends, Toni, Maya, Lynn, and Joan. The show, starring Tracee Ellis Ross, Golden Brooks, Persia White, and Jill Marie Jones, was the longest-running live action sitcom on network television when the eighth and final season was released in 2007. You can catch it on Netflix on 11th September.