7 new Netflix releases everybody’s going to be obsessive about subsequent week

A few of the greatest Netflix releases of the yr to date have been new seasons of present fan-favorite collection — together with Ginny & Georgia, Outer Banks, Intercourse/Life, and You, all of which have dropped new batches of episodes on the streaming big in latest weeks.

That pattern will proceed over the approaching days, with Netflix including further seasons of extra hits like Shadow and Bone in addition to The Glory, which we’ll take a more in-depth have a look at beneath (together with some extra new titles to place in your watch checklist, starting from a brand new actuality collection to worldwide drama and way more).

Shadow and Bone Season 2

First up in our newest compilation of contemporary Netflix releases to take a look at is the upcoming second season of Netflix’s adaptation of Leigh Bardugo’s bestselling Grishaverse novels.

Archie Renaux as Malyen Oretsev and Jessie Mei Li as Alina Starkov in “Shadow and Bone.” Picture supply: Dávid Lukács/Netflix

The present — Season 2 of which is coming on March 16 — is constructed round an orphan mapmaker named Alina Starkov (Jessie Mei Li) who unleashes a unprecedented energy that units darkish forces conspiring in opposition to her — in such a approach that it threatens to vary the destiny of her world.

Season 2 guarantees extra friendships, romances, battles, and epic adventures. Alina is now on the run and decided to carry down the Shadow Fold and save Ravka from damage. Normal Kirigan, nonetheless, is again to complete what he began and is extra harmful than ever — with a military of shadow monsters and terrifying Grisha recruits at his command.

Alina and Mai, in the meantime, rally their very own allies, whereas the Crows in Ketterdam forge new alliances, get an opportunity at a lethal heist, and discover themselves, per Netflix, “on a collision course with the legendary Solar Summoner.”

Cash Shot: The Pornhub Story + different new titles to take a look at

For this subsequent Netflix launch, in the meantime — in hindsight, I suppose we will acknowledge it was most likely inevitable that the Pornhub story would get a Netflix remedy finally. Completely Below Management director Suzanne Hillinger’s new documentary about essentially the most high-profile grownup web site on the web (Cash Shot: The Pornhub Story) hits Netflix on March 15, and focuses on two storylines tied to the naughty web site:

One is the best way Pornhub changed into a portal for creators to make a secure residing from intercourse work, which Pornhub and its supporters argue is routinely beneath hearth because of unjust censorship. The opposite storyline has to do with the location’s many lawsuits from assault victims and from activists who allege Pornhub is related to little one intercourse trafficking.

Money Shot: The Pornhub Story on Netflix
A promotional nonetheless from “Cash Shot: The Pornhub Story” on Netflix. Picture supply: Netflix

From Netflix’s official synopsis of this new launch: “Pornhub, the web’s most well-known grownup leisure platform, essentially modified how pornography is made and distributed. This enabled erotic content material creators to succeed in a large viewers whereas the corporate made billions of {dollars} — but it surely additionally turned embroiled in allegations together with non-consensual materials and trafficking on the location.”

Extra Netflix releases

As for what different Netflix releases will likely be accessible to stream subsequent week, they embody all the pieces from an animated family-friendly e book adaptation to new actuality collection, Half 2 of The Glory, and this subsequent title — a sequel collection to a 2020 Netflix film from Spain.

Sky Excessive: The Sequence: This follow-up to the 2020 Netflix movie of the identical title focuses on Sole, the window of gang chief Angel who now has a son to care for and a troubled enterprise to take care of.

As a substitute of leaning on her father Rogelio (a stolen items trafficker in Madrid) for assist, she decides to make a clear break and dwell for herself. She enlists new allies, makes contact with and wins the belief of a gang of thieves, and units out to drag off bold robberies once more whereas fixing the thriller of the deaths which have modified her life. Launch date: March 17.

The Glory: Half 2: If slow-burn Netflix revenge dramas are your factor, the vengeance doesn’t get extra all-encompassing or life-destroying than the kind that’s carried out by Dong-eun, the character performed by Track Hye-kyo in Netflix’s hit Korean collection The Glory.

The Glory on Netflix
Lee Do-Hyun as Joo Yeo-jeong and Track Hye-kyo as Moon Dong-eun in “The Glory.” Picture supply: Graphyoda/Netflix

Per Netflix, The Glory is the story of a girl “with a damaged soul” due to childhood violence — and who devoted her life to taking revenge on the now-grown tormentors who made her childhood such a nightmare. From Netflix’s announcement of the brand new episodes of the collection:

The Glory Half 2 will construct on the story of surveilling and shutting in on the lives of Yeon-jin and their fellow perpetrators and present how they fall into their variations of ‘hell’ that Dong-eun has meticulously deliberate out, quenching viewers’ thirst for the ending.” Now streaming.

Outlast: Netflix typically looks like it tries out new actuality collection with the frequency that I placed on a brand new shirt on daily basis.

Within the new 8-episode Netflix launch Outlast, 16 contenders attempt to outlast one another in a survival competitors set within the Alaskan wilderness, the place the prize is $1 million. The one rule within the recreation: You’ve obtained to be a part of a staff to win. Now streaming.

Dance 100: From the official synopsis of this new 6-episode Netflix launch, hosted by Ally Love: “Dance 100 is an epic avenue dance competitors showcasing eight achieved dancers who’re able to show they’re the subsequent celebrity choreographer.

“Showcasing 100 of the world’s greatest dancers, often called the Dance 100, the contestants should choreograph, educate and carry out next-level group performances that can wow the judges, who, in a twist — are their very own dancers.” Launch date: March 17.

The Magician’s Elephant: A brand new animated Netflix launch

Lastly, in the event you’re on the lookout for one thing to look at with all the household, there’s additionally a brand new animated Netflix launch coming subsequent week primarily based on Newbery Award-winning creator Kate DiCamillo’s traditional novel that ought to simply match the invoice.

Directed by Wendy Rogers and written by Toy Story 4’s Martin Hynes, The Magician’s Elephant debuts on March 17 and is the most recent addition to Netflix’s rising slate of authentic animated options that embody the Academy Award-nominated Klaus, Glen Keane’s Over the Moon, and Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio.

The Magician's Elephant on Netflix
A promotional nonetheless from the Netflix film “The Magician’s Elephant.” Picture supply: Netflix

The story: The protagonist of the movie is younger Peter, who units out to seek out his long-lost sister and comes throughout a fortune teller available in the market sq.. He asks the apparent query: Is his sister nonetheless alive? The stunning response from the fortune teller: Observe a mysterious elephant, which ends up in Peter needing to additionally try a trio of not possible duties.

“Peter’s story planted itself in my coronary heart once I first learn the e book,” director Wendy Rogers stated, in an interview included with Netflix’s press materials. “I felt very related to him, and was completely captivated by the world and the characters. The facility of hope, the idea that something is feasible, and the power to ask ‘What if?’ are all themes which might be woven into the material of this movie, and resonate now greater than ever.”