7 Amazing new shows to watch on Netflix this week


The Sleepover – Friday 21 August

Who does not love a family comedy? In The Sleepover, Clancy and her kid brother Kevin realize that their apparently normal stay-at-home mom Margot is in fact a former high-end thief in the witness protection program.

The synopsis of reads: “When both their mom and dad are kidnapped and forced to pull one last job with an ex-flame of Margot’s, the siblings must team up to rescue their parents over the course of one action-packed night that they’ll never forget.”

The Crimes that Bind – Thursday 20 August

The description for this particular new drama reads: “Alicia is a desperate mother who will do everything possible to prevent her son Daniel from being imprisoned for his ex-wife’s attempted murder. In the middle of all this process, Alicia will discover a secret plot that will change her life completely and turn it into a real nightmare.” Sounds intriguing, right?

John was Trying to Contact Aliens – Thursday 20 August

John Shepherd spent 30 years trying to contact extraterrestrials (a hypothetical or fictional being from outer space) by transmitting music millions of miles into space. After giving up the search, he makes a varied connection here on Earth.

Project Power – Friday 14 August

Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Jamie Foxx, this new film looks so good that it shouldn’t be missed. The synopsis of this film reads: “On the streets of New Orleans, word begins to spread about a mysterious new pill that unlocks superpowers unique to each user. The catch: You don’t know what will happen until you take it. While some develop bulletproof skin, invisibility, and super strength, others exhibit a deadlier reaction. But when the pill escalates crime within the city too dangerous levels, a local cop teams with a teenage dealer and a former soldier fueled by a secret vendetta to fight power with power and risk-taking the pill in order to track down and stop the group responsible for creating it.”

Teenage Bounty Hunters – Friday 14 August

Sixteen-year-old twins Blair and Sterling team up with a bounty hunter to revolt against their buttoned-up Southern community, tracking down bail skipping prisoners/jailbirds – simultaneously trying to make it through high school.


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