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What's New on Netflix in October

A lengthy list that will keep Netflix lovers glued to their screens.

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Updated: January 12, 2024

Prepare yourself for an exhilarating Netflix watchlist this October, featuring a fantastic lineup of blockbuster movies, series, and specials bound to captivate your interest. Whether you've caught a few already or not, this list guarantees a top-notch selection for the fall season.

A Complete List of What's Coming to Netflix in October

October 1st

  • Catch Me If You Can
  • Cinderella Man
  • Elysium
  • Forgetting Sarah Marshall
  • Gladiator
  • Scarface
  • Sex and the City 2
  • Sex and the City: The Movie
  • The Adventures of Tintin
  • Role Models
  • Runaway Bride
  • Saving Private Ryan
  • Drake & Josh, seasons 1-3
  • Dune (2021)
  • Kung Fu Panda
  • Love Actually
  • Margot at the Wedding
  • Miss Juneteenth
  • Hot Tub Time Machine
  • A Beautiful Mind
  • American Beauty
  • Backdraft
  • The Amazing Spider-Man
  • The Amazing Spider-Man 2
  • The Firm
  • The House Bunny
  • The Little Rascals (1994)
  • War of the Worlds
  • 60 Days In, season 4
  • Casper
  • Colombiana

Mission: Impossible

"Mission: Impossible" is an action-packed spy film directed by Brian DePalma. The story revolves around Ethan Hunt (played by Tom Cruise) and his mission to uncover the mole responsible for framing him for the murders of his entire IMF team. This thrilling movie hit theatres on May 23rd, 1996, marking the inception of the Mission: Impossible Cinematic Universe.

In 1996, Jim Phelps led his Impossible Mission Force (IMF) team on a mission to prevent the theft of classified material in Prague. Among his team members were his wife Claire and protege Ethan Hunt. Unfortunately, the mission went wrong, making Ethan the sole survivor. When he reported the mission's failure, Kittridge, the head of the IMF, became suspicious of Ethan's involvement in the mission's downfall. Now, Ethan must resort to unconventional methods, even enlisting the help of an arms dealer known as "Max" to uncover the truth behind the setup and clear his name.

  • Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
  • Mission: Impossible II
  • Mission: Impossible III
  • My Best Friend's Wedding

October 2nd

  • Strawberry Shortcake and the Beast of Berry Bog

October 3rd

  • Beth Stelling: If You Didn't Want Me Then (Netflix Comedy)

October 4th

  • Beckham (Netflix Documentary)
  • Race to the Summit (Netflix Documentary)
  • Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber, season 1
  • Keys to the Heart (Netflix Film)

October 5th

  • Khufiya (Netflix Film)
  • Lupin: Part 3 (Netflix Series)
  • Everything Now (Netflix Series)

October 6th

  • Ballerina (Netflix Film)
  • Fair Play (Netflix Film)
  • A Deadly Invitation (Netflix Film)

October 7th

  • Strong Girl Nam-soon (Netflix Series)

October 9th

  • After
  • Blippi's Big Dino Adventure
  • Stranded with my Mother-in-Law (Netflix Series)

October 10th

  • DI4RIES, season 2, part 1 (Netflix Series)
  • Last One Standing, season 2 (Netflix Series)

October 11th

  • Big Vape: The Rise and Fall of Juul (Netflix Documentary)
  • Once Upon a Star (Netflix Film)
  • Pact of Silence (Netflix Series)
  • It Follows

October 12th

  • Deliver Us from Evil
  • GOOD NIGHT WORLD (Netflix Anime)
  • LEGO Ninjago: Dragons Rising, season 1, part 2 (Netflix Family)
  • The Fall of the House of Usher (Netflix Series)

October 13th

  • The Conference (Netflix Film)
  • Ijogbon (Netflix Film)

Spy Kids

"Spy Kids" is a 2001 American spy adventure comedy film. It was written and directed by Robert Rodriguez and produced by Elizabeth Avellan and Rodriguez. The star-studded cast includes Antonio Banderas, Carla Gugino, Alan Cumming, Teri Hatcher, Cheech Marin, Danny Trejo, Robert Patrick, Tony Shalhoub, Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara, and Mike Judge.

This film marks the inception of the Spy Kids film series and was released in theatres in the United States on March 30, 2001, under the banner of Dimension Films. "Spy Kids" achieved critical acclaim and commercial success, raking over $147 million worldwide.

  • Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams
  • Spy Kids 3: Game Over

October 15th

  • Camp Courage (Netflix Documentary)

October 16th

  • Oggy Oggy, season 3 (Netflix Family)

October 17th

  • The Devil on Trial (Netflix Documentary)
  • I Woke Up A Vampire (Netflix Series)
  • Silver Linings Playbook
  • Heather McMahan: Son I Never Had (Netflix Comedy)

October 18th

  • Kaala Paani (Netflix Series)

October 19th

  • Captain Laserhawk: A Blood Dragon Remix (Netflix Anime)
  • American Ninja Warrior, seasons 12-13
  • Bebefinn, season 2
  • Bodies (Netflix Series)
  • Crashing Eid (Netflix Series)
  • Ghost Hunters, seasons 8-9
  • Neon (Netflix Series)
  • Crypto Boy (Netflix Film)

October 20th

  • Elite, season 7 (Netflix Series)
  • Creature (Netflix Series)
  • Disco Inferno (Netflix Series)
  • Flashback (Netflix Film)
  • Big Mouth, season 7 (Netflix Series)
  • Old Dads (Netflix Film)
  • Surviving Paradise (Netflix Series)
  • Doona! (Netflix Series)
  • Kandasamys: The Baby (Netflix Film)
  • Vjeran Tomic: The Spider-Man of Paris (Netflix Documentary)

October 23rd

  • Princess Power, season 2 (Netflix Family)

October 24th

  • The Family Business, seasons 1-4
  • Get Gotti (Netflix Documentary)
  • Minions
  • Pete Holmes: I Am Not For Everyone (Netflix Comedy)

October 25th

  • Burning Betrayal (Netflix Film)
  • Life on Our Planet (Netflix Documentary)
  • Absolute Beginners (Netflix Series)
  • The UnXplained with William Shatner, season 3

October 26th

  • PLUTO (Netflix Anime)

October 27th

  • Sister Death (Netflix Film)
  • Tore (Netflix Series)
  • Pain Hustlers (Netflix Film)
  • Yellow Door: '90s Lo-fi Film Club (Netflix Documentary)

October 28th

  • Castaway Diva (Netflix Series)

October 29th

  • Botched, season 1

October 31st

  • Ralph Barbosa: Cowabunga (Netflix Comedy)

A lengthy list that will keep Netflix lovers glued to their screens.

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