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What’s new on Netflix this September

September is almost here and back-to-school fever will be in high gear. To accompany you or your kids’ return to the campus, there surely will be fresh sets of new movies and TV shows on your favorite streaming services!

Netflix is adding tons of throwback classics in September that can definitely pick you up in between school work. Don’t forget these beloved Disney classics before the House of Mouse pulls out of Netflix for good in 2019 – “Hercules,” “Mulan,” “Pocahontas” and “Beauty and the Beast.”

For more mature fare, don’t miss out on these other critically acclaimed classics from famous directors – Quentin Tarantino’s “Pulp Fiction,” Martin Scorsese’s “Gangs of New York,” Ben Affleck’s “Gone Baby Gone,” Darren Aronofsky’s “Requiem for a Dream,” Fernando Meirelles “City of God” and Steven Spielberg’s “Jaws.” (If you’re interested, the less-celebrated sequels of “Jaws,” “Jaws 2,”Jaws 3” and “Jaws: The Revenge” will be available too.)

On the Netflix Originals front, there’s a ton of content coming in September including new episodes of “Fuller House,” “Narcos: Season 3,” “American Vandal,” “Final Fantasy XIV Dad of Light,” “Resurface,” and much, much more.

We’ll also see new seasons of your favorite TV shows such as The Walking Dead, Blacklist, Portlandia and Gotham.

But as usual, some of our favorite movies and shows will be departing Netflix too. Titles leaving us in September include Disney’s “Lilo and Stitch” and “The Emperor’s New Groove,” all seasons of “The Batman,” thrillers “Scream,” “Frailty” and “A Nightmare on Elm Street” and the drama “Hope Floats.” Make sure you catch your favorites while you still can.

Check out some of our other top picks for September’s fresh Netflix content:

The Secret Garden

The 1993 children’s classic flick “The Secret Garden” makes its way to Netflix in September.

Based on the 1911 children’s novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, the movie tells the story of a British girl who was orphaned by an earthquake in India and returns to England to live at her uncle’s ancestral estate. Here, she discovers a crippled cousin she never knew she had and long lost “secret garden” she’s determined to nurse back to life.

It stars Kate Maberly, Maggie Smith, Hayden Prowse and was directed by Agnieszka Holland.

“The Secret Garden” springs back to life on September 1.

The Squid and the Whale

Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, “The Squid and the Whale” is a 2005 “dra-medy” film produced by art movie favorite Wes Anderson.

The movie recalls the story of two Brooklyn boys coping with their parents’ divorce in 1986. It stars Jeff Daniels, Owen Kline, Laura Linney, Jesse Eisenberg, William Baldwin and Anna Paquin with Noah Baumbach as director.

“The Squid and the Whale” reunites with Netflix on September 1.

Dead Poets Society

Anyone who remembers “Dead Poets Society” should know that it’s the perfect movie for back-to-school season.

It stars the late great Robin Williams as the quirky English teacher John Keating, as he teaches his students how to gain insights and emotional vitality through poetry, changing their life perspectives along the way.

It also stars a young Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard and Josh Charles and was directed by Peter Weir.

“Dead Poets Society” will seize the day on September 1.

For the full list of movies and TV shows that are in and out of Netflix in September, check out the next page.

Arriving in September

September 1

  • Amores Perros
  • City of God
  • Dead Poets Society
  • Deep Blue Sea
  • Disney’s Hercules
  • Disney’s Mulan
  • FINAL FANTASY XIV Dad of Light: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Fracture
  • Gangs of New York
  • Gone Baby Gone
  • High Risk
  • Hoodwinked
  • Hotel for Dogs
  • Jaws
  • Jaws 2
  • Jaws 3
  • Jaws: The Revenge
  • LEGO Elves: Secrets of Elvendale: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Little Evil – NETFLIX ORIGINAL FILM
  • Maniac: Season 1
  • Narcos: Season 3 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Outside Man: Volume 2
  • Pulp Fiction
  • Requiem for a Dream
  • Resurface – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Shaq & Cedric the Entertainer Present: All Star Comedy Jam
  • Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Atlanta
  • Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Dallas
  • Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Las Vegas
  • Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Orlando
  • Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam: Live from South Beach
  • She’s Gotta Have It
  • The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman’s Portrait Photography
  • The Last Shaman
  • The Lost Brother
  • The Rugrats Movie
  • The Secret Garden
  • The Squid and the Whale
  • West Coast Customs: Season 5
  • Who the F**K is that Guy

September 2

  • Vincent N Roxxy

September 4

  • Graduation

September 5

  • Carrie Pilby
  • Facing Darkness
  • Like Crazy
  • Marc Maron: Too Real – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Newsies: The Broadway Musical

September 6

  • A Good American
  • Hard Tide

September 7

  • The Blacklist: Season 4

September 8

  • #realityhigh – NETFLIX ORIGINAL FILM
  • Apaches: Season 1
  • BoJack Horseman: Season 4 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Fabrizio Copano: Solo Pienso En Mi – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Fire Chasers: Season 1
  • Greenhouse Academy: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Joaquín Reyes: Una y no más – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Spirit: Riding Free: Season 2 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • The Confession Tapes: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • The Walking Dead: Season 7

September 9

  • Portlandia: Season 7

September 11

  • The Forgotten

September 12

  • Jeff Dunham: Relative Disaster – NETFLIX ORIGINAL

September 13

  • Offspring: Season 7
  • Ghost of the Mountains

September 14

  • Disney’s Pocahontas

September 15

  • American Vandal: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • First They Killed My Father – NETFLIX ORIGINAL FILM
  • Foo Fighters: Back and Forth
  • George Harrison: Living in the Material World
  • Larceny
  • Project Mc²: Part 5 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Rumble
  • Strong Island – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • VeggieTales in the City: Season 2 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL

September 18

  • Call the Midwife: Series 6
  • The Journey Is the Destination

September 19

  • Disney’s Beauty and the Beast
  • Jerry Before Seinfeld – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Love, Sweat and Tears

September 20

  • Carol

September 21

  • Gotham: Season 3

September 22

  • Fuller House: New Episodes – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • The Samaritan

September 23

  • Alien Arrival

September 25

  • Dark Matter: Season 3

September 26

  • Bachelorette
  • Night School
  • Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan
  • Terrace House: Aloha State: Part 4 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL

September 27

  • Absolutely Anything

September 29

  • Big Mouth: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Club de Cuervos: Season 3 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Gerald’s Game – NETFLIX ORIGINAL FILM
  • Real Rob: Season 2 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Paul Hollywood’s Big Continental Road Trip: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL
  • Our Souls at Nights – NETFLIX ORIGINAL FILM
  • The Magic School Bus Rides Again: Season 1 – NETFLIX ORIGINAL

September 30

  • Murder Maps: Season 3

Leaving in September

September 1

  • Better Off Ted: Season 2
  • Do Not Disturb
  • Frailty
  • Hope Floats
  • Jackass: The Movie
  • Julia
  • LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu: King of Shadows
  • LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu: Way of the Ninja
  • RV
  • The Batman: Season 1-5
  • The Deep End: Season 1
  • The Omen
  • Wilfred: Season 1-2
  • Something’s Gotta Give
  • Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
  • Tears of the Sun
  • Scream
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street

September 3

  • Drumline: A New Beat

September 4

  • The A-List

September 5

  • Lilo & Stitch
  • The Emperor’s New Groove

September 9

  • Teen Beach 2

September 10

  • Army Wives: Season 1-7

September 11

  • Terra Nova: Season 1

September 15

  • Katt Williams: Kattpacalypse

September 16

  • Jackass 3.5: The Unrated Movie
  • One Day

September 19

  • Persons Unknown: Season 1

September 20

  • Bombay Velvet
  • Finding Fanny
  • Raising Hope: Season 1

September 22

  • Philomena

September 24

  • Déjà Vu

September 26

  • A Gifted Man: Season 1
  • Sons of Tucson: Season 1
  • CSI: Miami: Season 1-10

September 30

  • Last Man Standing: Season
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