Top new Netflix to binge-watch in August

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Netflix has a slew of new shows and movies hitting the screen to round out your summer of binge-watching.

Find a few to add to your watch list from our top picks below.

World’s Most Wanted

A new documentary series that details five of the most wanted criminals in the world. Watch how these criminals have remained elusive despite massive investigations and global recognition.

Release Date: August 5

Project Power

A Netflix original New Orleans-based action movie staring Jamie Foxx. This story takes place in a world where a mysterious new pill grants users unique superpower abilities. The pill comes with a price though: those who take it don’t know it’s exact effects. Some develop bulletproof skin, invisibility, and super strength, others exhibit a nastier reaction. Watch as a local cop teams with a teenage dealer and former soldier to risk taking the pill in order to take down the group responsible for its creation.

Release Date: August 14

Run Time: 1h 51m

Lucifer (Season 5)

Lucifer returns for its fifth season on Netflix. With its final, sixth season looming, catch up on this DC Comic adaptation. The Lucifer series follows the Devil as he trades in Hell for Los Angeles, opening a nightclub and befriending a local detective.

Release Date: August 21

Hoops

Netflix’s new adult animated comedy series. This basket-ball themed show follow coach Ben Hopkins as he tried to turn a terrible team around.

Release Date: August 21