August is on the horizon, which means several things: trips to the beach (hopefully), ice pops straight from the freezer (definitely), and a whole lot of TV and movie binge-watching in the comfort of your home A/C. Luckily for us, Netflix has a whole new slate of streaming options dropping throughout the month; see them all below.
Pray Away (August 3)
In this searing documentary, survivors and ex-leaders of the so-called “conversion therapy” movement speak out about the harm it does to the LGBTQ+ community and how they’ve been able to move forward (or not) since being affected by it.
Cooking With Paris (August 4)
Be honest; haven’t you always wanted to watch Paris Hilton cook a meal? Hilton does just that in this series that features a plethora of visits from special celebrity guests, and it’s a true delight.
The Kissing Booth 3 (August 11)
Protagonist Elle is forced to choose between a cross-country move with her BF Noah or a stint at college with her BFF Lee in the third installment of this popular teen franchise.
The Chair (August 20)
Sandra Oh absolutely shines in this series about the first woman of color to become chair of an embattled English department at a major university.
Sparking Joy (August 31)
Organizational queen Marie Kondo is back to help people get their lives together (via a purge of their stuff) in this new series, which sees Kondo take on three businesses in need of tidying help.
30 Rock: Seasons 1-7
Catch Me If You Can
Deep Blue Sea
The Edge of Seventeen
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Five Feet Apart
Friday Night Lights: Seasons 1-5
Good Luck Chuck
The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia
Hunter X Hunter (2011): Seasons 5-6
The Lincoln Lawyer
My Girl 2
The Original Kings of Comedy
Team America: World Police
Shiny Flakes: The Teenage Drug Lord
Top Secret UFO Projects: Declassified
American Masters: Inventing David Geffen
Cocaine Cowboys: The Kings of Miami
Control Z: Season 2