How was your week? Was it a good one? There isn’t much on TV these days, before all the excitement of fall, so it helps to have some shows on Netflix. Here are the newest titles!
Available August 20
Happy Valley: Season 1 (Netflix Original)
Yorkshire police sergeant Catherine Cawood pursues the man who assaulted her late daughter, unaware he is now part of a secret kidnapping plot.
Available August 22
BoJack Horseman: Season 1 (Netflix Original)
In a Hollywood where humans and animal-people coexist, the half-man, half-horse Bojack Horseman struggles to figure out what do with the rest of his life following a showbiz career that peaked early then burned out, leaving him a fallen star.
Available August 25
Being Mary Jane: Season 1
Rich and glamorous news anchor Mary Jane Paul juggles work, friends, relationships, and family as she searches for “Mr. Right.”
Parenthood: Season 5
Four grown siblings juggle parenthood, relationships, careers and more as they cope with life’s ups and downs in this family drama set in Berkeley, Calif. Meanwhile, their parents face an unraveling marriage and their own parenting challenges.
Available August 26
Barbershop 2: Back in Business
Barbershop owner Calvin finds his mom-and-pop business—which serves as a roosting place for the neighborhood’s barber-chair philosophers—threatened when a glitzy, high-class hair salon opens across the street in this comic sequel.
The Motel Life
In this affecting indie drama, two luckless brothers—inseparable because of a pledge they made to their dying mother—are forced to take it on the lam after one of them is involved in a fatal hit-and-run accident.
Available August 28
The Protector 2
In this action-packed sequel, martial arts expert Kham wages new battles with animal poachers who work for an organization planning to use his beloved elephant Khon as part of a plot to carry out a coup d’état.
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