Netflix has more great programming than anyone could possibly consume in their lifetime. So how do you know where to start? Here's TODAY's special list of October recommendations you won't want to miss — from new releases to classics. So get ready to settle into your sofa and start bingeing!
"My Next Guest with David Letterman"
The late-night legend sits down with the King of Bollywood, Indian actor Sha Rukh Khan. (Coming soon)
"In the Tall Grass"
Siblings Becky and Cal get caught up and cut off from the world when they hear a boy's cries in a field of tall grass ... and can't seem to escape. The adaptation is based on a novella by Stephen King and his son Joe Hill. (Oct. 4)
Meryl Streep plays a widow investigating insurance fraud, and chases lead to two Panama City law partners (played by Gary Oldman and Antonio Banderas) who are exploiting the world's financial system. (Oct. 18)
"Jenny Slate: Stage Fright"
Slate's first Netflix comedy special involves personal childhood clips and interviews with her family as she overcomes her stage fright. No word on whether Marcel the Shell will make a special guest appearance. (Oct. 22)
"Dolemite Is My Name"
Eddie Murphy returns, playing real-life legend Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who became a 1970s Blaxploitation phenomenon with his funny, foul Kung-Fu fighting alter ego Dolemite. (Oct. 25)
"The Kominsky Method" (Season 2)
Alan Arkin and Michael Douglas continue their journey as two friends tackling life's curve balls while navigating their later years in Los Angeles. (Oct. 25)
"Nailed It!" (France and Spain)
Two new international iterations of the Netflix hit in which amateur bakers fail hilariously to live up to pro bakers' creations debut this month, the first in France ("C'est du gâteau") and the second in Spain ("Niquelao"). (Oct. 25)
Also add to the queue: "Nikki Glaser: Bangin'" (Oct. 1); "Raising Dion" (Oct. 4); "The Ghosts of Sugar Land" (Oct. 16); "Eli" (Oct. 17); "Daybreak" (Oct. 24)
"The Bucket List" (2008)
Two men (Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman) with terminal cancer leave their hospital wards and decide to tackle all the wishful to-dos they never got to before . (Oct. 1)
"Oceans 12," "Oceans 13" (2004, 2007)
Capers, cons and eye candy abound (thanks in large part to George Clooney and Brad Pitt) in these two films about con artists and bank robbers who take complicated plans to a new level. (Oct. 1)
Get ready for a heroin-fueled ride through Edinburgh, Scotland, into surrealism, drugs, ultraviolence and a big bag full of cash. (Oct. 1)
Also add to the queue: "Bad Boys," "Bad Boys II" (1995, 2003) (Oct. 1); "The Karate Kid" (1984) (Oct. 17); "Men In Black" (1997) (Oct. 19)
Going, Going ... Gone!
"Bonnie and Clyde" (1967) (Oct. 1); "The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants" and the sequel (2005, 2008) (Oct. 1); "The Imitation Game" (2014) (Oct. 29)
Don't be remote! Be sure to check back here in late October to see what Netflix has coming up next!