What to Expect this July on Netflix
Winter is here! But there’s no need to light a fire to keep you warm because Netflix is bringing the heat, with brand new series and films this July. This month you can look forward to The Old Guard, a Sci-Fi Action film, starring South African actress, Charlize Theron who plays the leader of a group of immortal mercenaries. Katherine Langford stars as the Lady of the lake, in the re-imagination of the Arthurian legend in the fantasy series, Cursed – just 2 of many great shows coming to Netflix this.
We’ve linked out the full list of Netflix original content, licensed content and imagery coming to Netflix this July, below. Please note dates and titles are subject to change – we will continue to keep the Google docs updated.
African Films and Shows
Seriously Single – 7/30/2020 – Netflix Original film
Two besties with polar opposite views of men, sex and love navigate the complicated singles scene together in this romantic comedy.
Sugar Rush- 7/3/2020
After the Sugar Sisters discover a whopping $800,000, the financial crimes commission and the supposed owners of the money come for them – but the money is lost. To save themselves, and get back their abducted mother, they team up with 2 crime agents to re-steal the money from an affluent but dangerous man with supernatural powers.
Hole in the Wall (Gat in die muur) – 7/10/2020
Gat in die muur (hole in the wall) is a story about discovering life as one goes on your final journey to death. Riaan is a maverick who lives life to the full, enjoying all its pleasures….money sex and a good swim. He gets diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer and chooses to experiment with raw marijuana to numb the pain. He brings his one and only son Ben, who lives abroad, out to South Africa to travel with him and the mysterious Ava on his last road trip to visit his best friend Tony who manages their coffee farm in the Transkei. On this final journey, he exposes aspects of his life and of life to Ben. A story of life, love, good coffee and true friendship between a white Afrikaner and his Xhosa friend.
Your Excellency – 7/10/2020
Chief Olalekan Ajadi, a bumbling, billionaire businessman and failed presidential candidate, is obsessed with Donald Trump. Just when his campaign looks set to be another disaster, Ajadi is anointed by a major party and becomes a credible contender, all through the power of social media.
Bigger – 7/17/2020
The inspirational tale of the grandfathers of fitness as we now know it, Joe and Ben Weider. Facing anti-Semitism and extreme poverty, the brothers beat all odds to build an empire and inspire future generations.
Southern Cross – 7/15/2020
A mining businessman gets involved in crimes and murderers as he flees from another businessman who plans to dump nuclear waste illegally in abandoned coal mines in southern Chile.
Camp Getaway – 7/8/2020
Follows the staff of the ultimate adult playground, as they navigate the challenges and surprises that accompany working for a camp that offers a non-stop good time.
The House on Sea Horse Bay – 7/17/2020
When the Coleman’s inherit a run down Beach House on a tropical island, sixteen-year-old Lucy convinces her dad, Charlie, to fix the place up and in the process discover a part of their late Mother’s life they knew nothing about.
Life Begins – 7/3/2020
Maggie and Phil are a late-30s English couple on a standard summer holiday with their two teenage children. On their first morning on holiday, Phil announces he wants to move out. Maggie is numb and the situation doesn’t get better as she’s not-so-subtly questioned as a wife by her friends and mother, forced to adapt to life as a breadwinner to pay the bills while Phil seeks truth and self-fulfilment. She finds that she is stronger than she thought she was and weaker too.
International Films and Shows
The Old Guard – 7/10/2020
Led by a warrior named Andy (Charlize Theron), a covert group of tight-knit mercenaries with a mysterious inability to die have fought to protect the mortal world for centuries. But when the team is recruited to take on an emergency mission and their extraordinary abilities are suddenly exposed, it’s up to Andy and Nile (Kiki Layne), the newest soldier to join their ranks, to help the group eliminate the threat of those who seek to replicate and monetize their power by any means necessary. Based on the acclaimed graphic novel by Greg Rucka and directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood (LOVE & BASKETBALL, BEYOND THE LIGHTS), THE OLD GUARD is a gritty, grounded, action-packed story that shows living forever is harder than it looks.
Cursed – 7/17/2020
Based on the New York Times bestselling book, Cursed is a re-imagination of the Arthurian legend, told through the eyes of Nimue, a young woman with a mysterious gift who is destined to become the powerful (and tragic) Lady of the Lake. After her mother’s death, she finds an unexpected partner in Arthur, a humble mercenary, in a quest to find Merlin and deliver an ancient sword. Over the course of her journey, Nimue will become a symbol of courage and rebellion against the terrifying Red Paladins, and their complicit King Uther. Cursed is a coming-of-age story whose themes are familiar to our own time: the obliteration of the natural world, religious terror, senseless war, and finding the courage to lead in the face of the impossible.
Was It Love? – 7/8/2020
When four very different men appear in her life, a single mother who hasn’t dated in years begins to rediscover a love — and herself.
The Protector: Season 4 – 7/9/2020
Vizier and the Immortals rule over modern Istanbul, Hakan travels to the past to stop a war, and Zeynep undergoes a powerful transformation.
Down to Earth with Zac Efron – 7/10/2020
In this travel show, actor Zac Efron journeys around the world with wellness expert Darin Olien in search of healthy, sustainable ways to live.
How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast): Season 2 – 7/21/2020
As Moritz and the MyDrugs crew ramp up their hustle, the online drug shop grows more successful — and even more dangerous.
Good Girls: Season 3 – 7/26/2020
Suburban mothers-turned-criminals Beth, Ruby and Annie return to face the consequences of last season’s hijinks.
The Kissing Booth 2 – 7/24/2020
In this sequel, high school senior Elle juggles a long-distance relationship, college apps and a new friendship that could change everything.
Street Food: Latin America – 7/22/2020
Travel to six countries and explore vibrant food scenes in places like Oaxaca, Mexico, and Buenos Aires, Argentina, in this docuseries.
Norsemen: Season 3 -7/22/2020
This season of the Norwegian Viking comedy goes back in time to tell the story that led to Season 1. Don’t worry, there is still plenty of pillaging and plundering.
Charlie’s Angels – 7/27/2020
When a young systems engineer blows the whistle on a dangerous technology, Charlie’s Angels are called into action, putting their lives on the line to protect us all.