The New Movies and TV Shows to Stream in August

updated May 30, 2019
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Hot days call for cool nights with the AC blasting — underneath the covers, wrapped up in blankets, with the warm glow of the TV. This August there are a ton of new shows and movies available including Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later and The Matrix trilogy on Netflix. Looking for something a little more food-related to watch this coming month? I’ve gathered up all the new things to watch so you don’t have to search.

Coming to Netflix

August 1

  • The Truth About Alcohol

This BBC documentary looks at the way alcohol impacts your body. Why do some people get drunk more quickly than others? Is red wine really healthier for you? And does alcohol make you eat more?

August 2

  • The Founder

This movie follows the true story of Ray Kroc, a salesman, and how he met Mac and Dick McDonald who were running a burger shop in California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers, and positioned himself to take over the company and build it out into McDonalds — a multibillion dollar empire.

Coming to Amazon Prime

Nothing this month

Coming to Hulu

Nothing this month

Coming to HBO

Nothing this month

Treats for Your Next Movie Marathon

What are you excited to watch this month? Let us know in the comments!