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Binge-watch after bedtime: What's coming to Netflix Canada in September 2020

A Star is Born, Fences, and the final season of The Good Place are coming your way. Here's what's new on Netflix Canada in September 2020.

ARASHI’s Diary -Voyage, Episode 12

In the lead-up to their 20th anniversary, the guys open up about going digital and the challenges of launching their official social media accounts. Available in September

GIMS: On the Record

Go backstage with beloved rap superstar Gims in the year leading up to his major 2019 Stade de France performance in this up-close documentary. Available in September

Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices

Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices is a live-action collection of twelve five minute episodes featuring prominent Black celebrities and artists reading children’s books from Black authors that highlight the Black experience. Hosted by Marley Dias (author and founder of #1000BlackGirlBooks campaign), the collection of books and conversations center around themes of identity, respect, justice, and action—providing families a toolset to start meaningful conversations with kids about difficult topics through short-form book-based content. Available September 1

The Boss Baby: Get That Baby!

In this interactive special, you’ll find your calling at Baby Corp by making choices and carrying out missions as part of a virtual aptitude test. Available September 1

Felipe Esparza: Bad Decisions

Stand-up comedian, actor and “Last Comic Standing” winner Felipe Esparza digs deeper into his past in his first Netflix Original comedy specials, Felipe Esparza: Bad Decisions and Felipe Esparza: Malas Decisiones. Filmed in Santa Ana, California as two separate performances – one in English and one in Spanish – the specials showcase Esparza’s edgy style of humor as the perfect vehicle to weave through difficult anecdotes of his childhood and mistakes in his adult life with ease. Available September 1

La Partita / The Match

A single football match played on a dirt pitch in suburban Rome centers this story of a poor community struggling with ethical and moral dilemmas. Available September 1

3:10 to Yuma

Available September 1

American Psycho

Available September 1

Bewitched

Available September 1

Blade Runner: The Final Cut

Available September 1

Blades of Glory

Available September 1

Captain Phillips

Available September 1

Daddy’s Home

Available September 1

Dinner for Schmucks

Available September 1

Family Guy, Season 18

Available September 1

Fences

Available September 1

The First Purge

Available September 1

Four Brothers

Available September 1

The Godfather

Available September 1

The Godfather: Part II

Available September 1

Ghost in the Shell

Available September 1

Hairspray

Available September 1

How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days

Available September 1

I Am Legend

Available September 1

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Available September 1

Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events

Available September 1

The Next Karate Kid

Available September 1

Old School

Available September 1

Saturday Night Fever

Available September 1

Saving Private Ryan

Available September 1

School of Rock

Available September 1

Selma

Available September 1

Skyscraper

Available September 1

Bad Boy Billionaires: India

This investigative docuseries explores the greed, fraud and corruption that built up — and ultimately brought down — India’s most infamous tycoons. Available September 2

Chef’s Table: BBQ

The critically-acclaimed and Emmy-nominated series returns for its latest iteration, delving into the smoky, juicy world of barbecue. Featured chefs and pitmasters include Tootsie Tomantez, an 85-year-old grandmother who still shovels the coals at her Texas restaurant; Lennox Hastie, a remarkable Australian chef who sources all of his ingredients from the Outback; Rodney Scott of South Carolina, who is known for his whole hog barbecue; and Rosalia Chay Chuc, a traditional Mayan chef who serves Cochinita Pibil out of her Mexico home. Available September 2

Freaks–You’re One of Us

A working mom discovers she has superhero powers, suppressed by years of medication, and joins forces with two others like her to better the world. Available September 2

Love, Guaranteed

To save her small law firm, earnest lawyer Susan (Rachael Leigh Cook) takes a high-paying case from Nick (Damon Wayans Jr.), a charming new client who wants to sue a dating website that guarantees love. But as the case heats up, so do Susan and Nick’s feelings for each other. Available September 3

Captain Fantastic

Available September 2

Dumb and Dumber To

Available September 2

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

Available September 2

The Bourne Identity

Available September 2

The Bourne Legacy

Available September 2

The Bourne Supremacy

Available September 2

The Bourne Ultimatum

Available September 2

Taco Chronicles, Season 2

Many of the most popular taco styles have long, rich, little-known histories. Explore some of them in Season 2 of this eye-opening, mouth-watering food adventure. Available September 15

Jaws 1, 2 and 3

Available September 2

Jaws: The Revenge

Available September 2

Lucy

Available September 2

Murdoch Mysteries, Season 13

Available September 2

Venom

Available September 2

Afonso Padilha: Alma de Pobre

Brazilian comedian Afonso Padilha dives into his humble beginnings and digs out hilarious stories about his childhood in this very personal set. Available September 3

Young Wallander

An incendiary hate-crime stirs civil unrest, fast-tracking rookie cop Kurt Wallander to detective in this origin story for the popular character. Available September 3

Away

As she embarks on a treacherous mission to Mars commanding an international crew, Emma Green must leave her husband and teen daughter behind. Available September 4

The Blacklist, Season 7

Available September 4

I’m Thinking of Ending Things

Nothing is as it seems when a woman experiencing misgivings about her new boyfriend joins him on a road trip to meet his parents at their remote farm. Available September 4

Spirit Riding Free: Riding Academy, Part 2

The PALs return to the Palomino Bluffs Riding Academy, where a new term brings big mysteries, fresh friendships and a chance to save the school! Available September 4

Step Up: All In

Available September 5

My Octopus Teacher

An unusual friendship develops between a filmmaker and an octopus living in a South African kelp forest that shares the mysteries of its world. Available September 7

Record of Youth

This drama follows the lives of three people in today’s fashion industry. While dreams are a luxury not everyone can afford, this trio’s youthful passion spurs them on to make them come true. Available September 7

A Star Is Born

Available September 8

StarBeam, Season 2

From the selfish Captain Fishbeard to the sullen Miserable Marla, it’s up to can-do kid superhero StarBeam to stop all the baddies and save the day. Available September 8

Corazón loco / So Much Love to Give

Fernando is a family man — equally committed to each of his two families. But one wrong turn brings them crashing together. Available September 9

Get Organized with The Home Edit

Organizers Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin of The Home Edit conquer clutter and transform lives. Reese Witherspoon and Molly Sims coproduce. Available September 9

La Línea: Shadow of Narco

Go inside La Línea, the Spanish beach town turned into Europe’s drug trafficking hub, and meet the law enforcement officials determined to change that. Available September 9

Mignonnes / Cuties

Amy, 11 years old, tries to escape family dysfunction by joining a free-spirited dance clique named “Cuties,” as they become aware of their own femininity through dance. Available September 9

The Social Dilemma

We tweet, we like, and we share—but what are the consequences of our growing dependence on social media? As digital platforms increasingly become a lifeline to stay connected, Silicon Valley insiders reveal how social media is reprogramming civilization by exposing what’s hiding on the other side of your screen. Available September 9

The Babysitter: Killer Queen

Two years after defeating a satanic cult led by his babysitter Bee, Cole’s trying to forget his past and focus on surviving high school. But when old enemies unexpectedly return, Cole will once again have to outsmart the forces of evil. Available September 10

Greenleaf, Season 5

Available September 10

The Idhun Chronicles

After a necromancer takes over the magical world of Idhun, two adolescent earthlings help fight an assassin sent to kill all Idhunese refugees on Earth. Available September 10

Julie and the Phantoms

Teenage Julie finds her passion for music and life while helping the Phantoms—a trio of ghostly guys—become the band they were never able to be. Available September 10

The Duchess

Katherine Ryan stars as a single mom who’s weighing whether to have a child with her nemesis: her daughter’s dad. Can two wrongs make another right? Available September 11

Family Business, Season 2

Forced to choose between growing weed and raising his kids, Joe tries to convince his family to quit the business, setting off a wild chain of events. Available September 11

Interstellar

Available September 11

Pets United

A group of selfish pets are stranded in their luxury hangout when the machines that run Robo City go wild and take over, forcing all humans to flee for their lives. The pets must team up with strays to survive and save their homes, their city and maybe even the world. Available September 11

The Gift, Season 2

Reckoning with a different world, Atiye races against time to realize her destiny as the mysterious syndicate behind Serdar threatens the future. Available September 10

Se busca papá / Dad Wanted

What does a thrill-seeker tween girl do when her mom forbids her to enter a BMX race? Cast a struggling actor with nothing to lose to play her dad. Available September 11

Zumbo’s Just Desserts, Season 2

Available September 12

Close Enough

A married couple tries to keep ⁠— and stay ⁠— cool as they move on from partying in their 20s to parenting in their 30s in this adult animated series. Available September 14

17 Again

Available September 15

Ancient Aliens, Season 3

Available September 15

Beyond Scared Straight, Season 4

Available September 15

Hope Frozen: A Quest to Live Twice

A two-year-old girl from Bangkok — nicknamed “Einz” — became the youngest person in the world to undergo cryo-preservation. After her death from brain cancer, her family stores her remains in an American lab. Her head and brain now rest inside a tank in Arizona. Hope Frozen follows the family who made this unorthodox decision. The girl’s father, a laser scientist, yearns to give Einz the opportunity to experience a rebirth inside a regenerated body. He instills this dream inside his son, a 15-year-old whiz kid named Matrix, who wants to be a part of reviving his little sister. But what the boy later discovers will rattle the family’s radical hope in science. Available September 15

Intervention, Season 6

Available September 15

Izzy’s Koala World

Follow 11-year-old Izzy and her veterinarian mother as they rescue koalas and form remarkable friendships with animals on their Australian island. Available September 15

Michael McIntyre: Showman

Multi-award winning comedian Michael McIntyre makes his Netflix Original Stand-up comedy special debut with Michael McIntyre: Showman. Fresh off his ‘Big World Tour,’ playing to over 800,000 fans in sold out arenas across the globe, the comedic superstar recalls international encounters like avoiding shark attacks in Australia, New Zealanders’ strange relationship with vowels, the difference between performing for a US audience vs. a British audience, as well as his trademark tales of family life. Available September 15

Baby, Season 3

Chiara and Ludovica form an unlikely friendship as they struggle to find their place and search for love at a high school in an exclusive Rome neighbourhood. Available September 16

Challenger: The Final Flight

Four-part docuseries on the 1986 Challenger space shuttle disaster, unpacking an indelible moment for a generation of Americans. Available September 16

Criminal: UK, Season 2

Following a hugely successful first series and great critical acclaim, Criminal returns with four new cases, four new suspects and one room that changes everything. Prepare for bold stories, some surprises, and a completely innovative take on the police procedural. Available September 16

The Devil All The Time

In an explosive Midwestern Gothic tale spanning two decades, sinister characters converge around young Arvin Russell as he fights the evil forces that threaten him and everything he loves. Based on Donald Ray Pollock’s award-winning novel. Available September 16

MeatEater, Season 9

Steve’s latest hunt-to-table adventures include eventful trips to Colorado, Texas and Wyoming — where he prepares savoury dishes. Available September 16

The Paramedic

After an accident puts him in a wheelchair, Ángel decides to get even with those who betrayed him, particularly the woman who left when he needed her. Available September 16

Signs, Season 2

As Trela struggles with personal trauma, Ada takes over his responsibilities at the station. Meanwhile, a mysterious stranger comes to town. Available September 16

Sing On!

Hosted by the hilarious and talented Tituss Burgess, this eight-episode series is a karaoke-lover’s dream. In each themed episode, six contestants belt out the biggest hits from that genre while being judged by a vocal analyzer comparing their vocal performance to the original artist’s. The more they sing in tune, the more cash they add to a collective jackpot worth up to $60,000. The first round is worth $10,000 and lyrics are randomly assigned so contestants must be ready for anything – the highest scoring contestant moves on, while the remaining singers vote one fellow contestant out. For five more rounds, the stakes get higher and the jackpot gets bigger, and the final two contestants face off in a head-to-head battle to win the grand prize. Perfect for an at-home sing-a-long, viewers of all ages will find themselves off the couch, belting their favorite tunes and having a sing-off of their own. Available September 16

Dragon’s Dogma

Resurrected as an Arisen, Ethan sets out to vanquish the Dragon that took his heart, but with every demon he battles, the more he loses his humanity. Available September 17

American Barbecue Showdown

American Barbecue Showdown is an eight episode food competition series that follows the country’s best backyard smokers and competitive barbecuers as they compete for the title of American Barbecue Champion. The series is hosted by Rutledge Wood and Lyric Lewis, with judging duties falling on barbecue legends Kevin Bludso and Melissa Cookston. Each episode, Kevin and Melissa will task the cookers with a challenge that will test their barbecue skills in ways they couldn’t possibly imagine. From unique meats to old school techniques, they will have to prove they have the skills to smoke another day. Available September 18

Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous

Six teens attending an adventure camp on the opposite side of Isla Nublar must band together to survive when dinosaurs wreak havoc on the island. Available September 18

Ratched

This dramatic prequel to “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” follows the character Nurse Ratched. Available September 18

A Love Song for Latasha

Latasha Harlins was 15 when she was wrongfully killed by Soon Ja Du, 13 days after the brutal beating of Rodney King. Du was found guilty of voluntary manslaughter but received no jail time. The death of Latasha was a leading catalyst for the 1992 LA Riots. Available September 21

Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Tool Belt, Season 3

It’s another season of solving problems for monkey mechanic Chico Bon Bon and his Fix-It Force. Available September 22

Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father, Season 4

Jovial comic Jack Whitehall and his stuffy father, Michael, chronicle more travel misadventures in another season of this unscripted comedy. Available September 22

The Playbook

The Playbook profiles legendary coaches as they share the rules they live by to achieve success in sports and in life. Through emotional and in-depth interviews, each coach reveals the critical moments in their personal lives and careers that ultimately helped form their coaching philosophies. Featured coaches include the Los Angeles Clippers’ Doc Rivers; two-time FIFA World Cup-winning coach Jill Ellis, the winningest coach in U.S. soccer history; Premier League’s José Mourinho, one of the most decorated football managers of all time; Serena Williams’ famed tennis coach, Patrick Mouratoglou; and hall of fame basketball player and coach Dawn Staley. The Playbook is produced by SpringHill Company, Delirio Films and Boardwalk Pictures. Available September 22

Mighty Express

In a playful world crisscrossed by railway tracks, a team of locomotives and their kid pals keep things moving and get deliveries through no matter what! Available September 22

Enola Holmes

When Enola Holmes—Sherlock’s teen sister—discovers her mother missing, she sets off to find her, becoming a super-sleuth in her own right as she outwits her famous brother and unravels a dangerous conspiracy around a mysterious young Lord. Available September 23

No Strings Attached

Available September 23

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Available September 23

The Chef Show, Season 2

The Chef Show returns for another season as Jon Favreau (Director/actor) and award-winning Chef Roy Choi come back together to continue learning, sharing, and celebrating different flavors, cultures and people. The two friends explore new recipes, collaborate with big names in the culinary world, and connect over their shared passion for bringing people together over a delicious meal. Available September 24

This Is Us, Season 4

Available September 24

A Perfect Crime

In April 1991, Detlev Rohwedder, the head of Treuhand, the East German Privatization and Restructuring Agency, was assassinated in Dusseldorf. An inspection of the scene revealed three cartridge cases, a plastic chair, a towel and a letter claiming responsibility by the Red Army Faction (RAF), a radical left terrorist group that killed 33 people between 1971 and 1993. To this day, the assassin has never been identified. Available September 25

Country-Ish

Country-Ish follows country singer Coffey Anderson and his hip-hop dancer wife Criscilla as they raise their children and navigate their opposite country vs. city perspectives of life and parenting. They’ve amassed a large social following with videos reaching more than 50 million people who fall in love with their family. Perfectly relatable—and at the same time filled with one-of-a-kind humor and heart – each half house episode highlights their unique personalities as they navigate everyday life in a far-from-the-country locale – Los Angeles. Available September 25

Modern Family, Season 11

Available September 25

The School Nurse Files

Eun-young might seem like an ordinary school nurse, but behind her mundane appearance is her supernatural ability to see monsters (ectoplasm) as jelly figures. When she’s appointed to a new high school, she quickly discovers mysterious secrets that threaten the students and fights alongside her fellow teacher In-pyo, the handsome heir to the school. Available September 25

Sneakerheads

Devin (Allen Maldonado), a former sneakerhead turned stay-at-home dad, gets back in the game only to quickly find himself five G’s in the hole after falling for one of old friend Bobby’s (Andrew Bachelor) get-rich-quick schemes. Desperate to get his money back before his wife finds out he’s fallen off the wagon, Devin enlists the help of a ragtag group of fellow shoe lovers on his global hunt for the elusive “Zeroes,” the holy grail of hard-to-find kicks. Available September 25

The Good Place, Season 4

Available September 26

Whose Vote Counts, Explained

Fears about the voting process being rigged — by powerful donors and corporations, gerrymandering, the Electoral College, voter suppression, fraud at the ballot box, and the ways votes are counted — are untangled in this docuseries. Available September 28

Michelle Buteau: Welcome to Buteaupia

Michelle Buteau, the scene stealing queen of Netflix, delivers the night out we all need right now in her uproariously funny new special Michelle Buteau: Welcome to Buteaupia. Letting loose with a goblet of frosé in hand, she delivers a dynamic hour of comedy that delves into parenthood, cultural difference, and the overlooked value of short men. Her refreshingly honest approach reminds us to appreciate government workers named Otis and, most importantly, that character counts. Michelle Buteau: Welcome to Buteaupia is produced by Page Hurwitz and Wanda Sykes for Push It Productions. Hurwitz also serves as director.Available September 29

The Last Word

In the aftermath of her husband’s death, a woman unexpectedly finds a new source of energy and a lust for life – as she becomes a professional eulogist to the surprise of her family and friends. Available September 17

American Murder: The Family Next Door

In 2018, 34-year-old Shanann Watts and her two young daughters went missing in Frederick, Colorado. As heartbreaking details emerged, their story made headlines worldwide. Told entirely through archival footage that includes social media posts, law enforcement recordings, text messages and never-before-seen home videos, director Jenny Popplewell pieces together an immersive and truthful examination of a police investigation and a disintegrating marriage. American Murder: The Family Next Door is the first film to give a voice to the victims. Available September 30

Dear John

Available September 30

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters

Available September 30

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Available September 30

Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol

Available September 30

What’s Leaving:

Leaving September 2:
Ready Player One

Leaving September 5:
Once Upon a Time, Seasons 1-7

Leaving September 14:
Clueless

Leaving September 30:
Ghostbusters
Ghostbusters 2
Inglourious Basterds
Pulp Fiction