What’s new on Netflix, Stan and Amazon Prime Video in August 2017?

Alex Kidman 25 July 2017 NEWS

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Netflix defends, Stan laughs and Amazon Prime Video has a helping of The Tick in August's round-up of fresh streaming video content.

What's new on Netflix in August 2017?

The headline act on Netflix in August is the first season of The Defenders, the series that brings together all of Netflix's Marvel Cinematic Universe characters such as Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Daredevil and Iron Fist. All episodes of the superhero team series will debut on Netflix Australia on 18 August 2017.

There's also a new series of Wet Hot American Summer set ten years later:

And because Netflix knows that parents are only just getting over the horrors of having to watch Frozen 15 times a day with their kids, it's leaving Moana until the end of the month. Get used to hearing this many, many times, folks:

Netflix even goes so far as to make its own content trailers these days, which you can enjoy below:

15 August 2017

15 August 2017

Netflix August 2017
1 August 2017Available for download?
12 Angry Men
A Man Called OveYes
Catch and ReleaseYes
Dear White PeopleYes
Eagles of Death Metal: Nos Amis (Our Friends)
Garfield: The Movie
Grimm: Season 4-5
Marvel's Doctor Strange
Maz Jobrani: ImmigrantYes
Opening NightYes
Penn & Teller: Fool Us: Season 1Yes
Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments: Season 2B (Episode)Yes
Stigmata
Stranger: Season 1Yes
The Autopsy of Jane DoeYes
The Hollywood Masters: Season 1
The Royal House of Windsor: Season 1Yes
2 August 2017
Animal Kingdom: Season 2 (Episode)
Shooter: Season 2 (Episode)Yes
4 August 2017
Alan Saldaña: Mi vida de pobre
Chelsea: Season 2 (Episode)Yes
IcarusYes
The MachinistYes
Voltron: Legendary Defender: Season 3
Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years LaterYes
6 August 2017
Prisoners
Rick and Morty: Season 3: Episode 2
8 August 2017
Disney's Queen of Katwe
Justice League Dark
Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments: Season 2B (Episode)Yes
The Age of AdalineYes
9 August 2017
Animal Kingdom: Season 2 (Episode)
Shooter: Season 2 (Episode)Yes
10 August 2017
A Walk Among the TombstonesYes
Brick MansionsYes
Dark PlacesYes
Edge of TomorrowYes
John WickYes
Mad Max: Fury RoadYes
Paper PlanesYes
Stonehearst AsylumYes
The Best of MeYes
The GiverYes
The Lego MovieYes
The Spy Next Door
TracersYes
Two Night StandYes
Zack and Miri Make a PornoYes
11 August 2017
Atypical: Season 1Yes
Chelsea: Season 2 (Episode)Yes
Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh: Season 3
NakedYes
True and The Rainbow Kingdom: Season 1
White Gold: Season 1
13 August 2017
Rick and Morty: Season 3: Episode 3
15 August 2017
Barbecue
Brad Paisley's Comedy RodeoYes
Cop out
Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments: Season 2B (Episode)Yes
16 July 2017
Animal Kingdom: Season 2 (Episode)
Shooter: Season 2 (Episode)Yes
17 July 2017
Suite FrançaiseYes
Wedding CrashersYes
18 August 2017
Airplane!Yes
Dinotrux: Season 5
Glitter Force Doki Doki: Season 1
Marvel's The Defenders: Season 1
19 August 2017
Hide and SeekYes
20 August 2017
Little Nicky
Rick and Morty: Season 3: Episode 4
21 August 2017
The Wedding RingerYes
Unacknowledged
22 August 2017
Lynne Koplitz: Hormonal Beast
23 July 2017
Animal Kingdom: Season 2 (Episode)
Shooter: Season 2 (Episode)Yes
25 August 2017
Death NoteYes
Disjointed: Part 1
DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge: Season 5
O Brother, Where Art Thou?Yes
The Manchurian Candidate *Yes
The Mist: Season 1
Vikings: Season 4 New EpisodesYes
27 August 2017
A Perfect EndingYes
Rick and Morty: Season 3: Episode 5
Scooby-Doo
29 August 2017
Disney’s Moana
Ryan Hamilton: Happy Face
30 August 2017
Animal Kingdom: Season 2 (Episode)
Shooter: Season 2 (Episode)Yes

What's new on Stan in August 2017?

Stan's big new series for August is The Other Guy, a comedy drama starring Matt Okine:

Stan also has Swedish Dicks, which sounds like something that might involve a visit to your GP, but is instead a comedy about an ageing stuntman and a Swedish DJ, with intermittent guest appearances by Keanu Reeves. No, really.

Stan August 2018
1 August 2017
Clash
He's Just Not That Into You
Preacher: Season 2, Episode 7
2 August 2017
A Dog's Breakfast
The Grey
3 August 2017
Hit and Run (2009)
Quit Staring at my Plate
Younger: Season 4, Episode 6
4 August 2017
Aguirre Wrath Of God
Fitzcarraldo
Heart Of Glass
Huckleberry Finn
Stroszek
The Enigma Of Kaspar Hauser
Tom Sawyer
What To Expect When You're Expecting
5 August 2017
Ben 10 (2016): Season 1, Episode 29
The Rules of Attraction
6 August 2017
Dice: Season 2, Episode 1
Machete Kills
Power: Season 4, Episode 7
7 August 2017
I'm Dying Up Here: Season 1, Episode 9
Lars and the Real Girl
Twin Peaks: Part 13
Zoom
8 August 2017
LFO
Preacher: Season 2, Episode 8
The Mechanic
9 August 2017
All or Nothing
Birthday Girl
Black Sails: Season 1-2
10 August 2017
Backtrack
Bigger Than the Sky
Swedish Dicks: Season 1, Episode 1 & 2
Younger: Season 4, Episode 7
11 August 2017
Hair
Mamma Mia!
Persepolis
12 August 2017
Ben 10 (2016): Season 1, Episode 30
Hart's War
13 August 2017
Power: Season 4, Episode 8
True Heart
14 August 2017
Amer
I'm Dying Up Here: Season 1, Episode 10 - Final
Twin Peaks: Part 14
Undertow (2004)
15 August 2017
February
My Sister's Keeper
Preacher: Season 2, Episode 9
16 August 2017
Igby Goes Down
Nicholas Nickleby
Regular Show: Season 8, Eps 12 - 19
Survivor
17 August 2017
Swedish Dicks: Season 1, Episode 3 & 4
The Other Guy: Season 1
Younger: Season 4, Episode 8
18 August 2017
Harold and Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay
Not Today Bianca
Sex Doll
XXX
19 August 2017
Adventure Time: Season 8, Episode 23
Ben 10 (2016): Season 1, Episode 31
The Switch
20 August 2017
Power: Season 4, Episode 9
Virginia's Run
21 August 2017
Aaaaaaaah!
The Lady in the Car with Glasses and a Gun
The Last Ship: Season 4, Episode 1 & 2
Twin Peaks: Part 15
22 August 2017
Arrival
Eternity
Preacher: Season 2, Episode 10
23 August 2017
Beloved
Brannigan
Legend of the Lost
Southpaw
The Horse Soldiers
24 August 2017
Crime and Punishment in Suburbia
Elles
Madhouse (1990)
Swedish Dicks: Season 1, Episode 5
Younger: Season 4, Episode 9
25 August 2017
Beauty and the Beast: Season 3
Blizzard
Courage Mountain
Killers
Training Day
26 August 2017
Ben 10 (2016): Season 1, Episode 32
Kart Racer
27 August 2017
Power: Season 4, Episode 10 - Final
The War at Home (1996)
28 August 2017
Born Romantic
Dice: Season 2, Episode 2
I'm Glad My Mother Is Alive
The Last Ship: Season 4, Episode 3
Twin Peaks: Part 16
29 August 2017
Preacher: Season 2, Episode 11
The Age Of Reason
What's the Worst That Could Happen?
Yours, Mine and Ours (1968)
30 August 2017
American Ultra
Be Kind, Rewind
Good Kill
Sicario
The Cezanne Affair
The Mudge Boy
31 August 2017
Cannibal
Swedish Dicks: Season 1, Episode 6
The Defiant Ones (1958)
Younger: Season 4, Episode 10

What's new on Amazon Prime Video in August 2017?

Amazon Prime Video continues its trend of just a few new series in the Australian market. This month, it kicks off with Comrade Detective, a Channing Tatum starring series that builds on a Romanian cop drama from the 80s. Yes, you did just read that sentence correctly.

Later in the month it's The Tick's turn, which will launch on Amazon Prime Video on 25 August 2017, although this is only the first half of the season. We'll have to wait until early 2018 to see the first season through to its conclusion.

Amazon Prime Video August 2017
4 August 2017
Comrade Detective
25 August 2017
The Tick Season 1 (6 Episodes)

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