What’s coming soon to Netflix UK in October 2022?
James R | On 02, Oct 2022
It’s a star-studded month of films on Netflix this October, including Mila Kunis in Luckiest Girl Alive, Naomi Watts in The Watcher, Charlize Theron and Kerry Washington in The School for Good and Evil, Joel Edgerton in The Stranger and Eddie Redmayne and Jessica Chastain in The Good Nurse. It’s also a starry line-up of talent behind the camera for a string of spooky series for Halloween, including Mike Flanagan’s The Midnight Club and Guillermo del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities.
Here’s what’s coming soon to Netflix UK in October 2022:
Arrival – 1st October
Science fiction at its most thoughtful, elegant and moving
Bling Empire: Season 3 – 5th October
Unfinished business and big opportunities stir up tension in the group, but nothing will stop them from living their flashiest and most fabulous lives.
The Fight for Justice: Paulo Guerrero – 5th October
Peruvian soccer star Paolo Guerrero wages a difficult legal battle after testing positive for cocaine months before the World Cup.
High Water: Season 1 – 5th October
A hydrologist, politician and town mayor come together to explore possible solutions to the rising water levels that threaten thousands.
Mr Harrigan’s Phone – 5th October
This Stephen King adaptation sees a boy and an ageing billionaire bond over books — and their first iPhones. But when the older man passes, their mysterious connection refuses to die.
Nailed It!: Season 7 – 5th October
Netflix’s so-bad-it’s-good baking contest returns for another round of failed and rushed concoctions.
Aftershock: Everest and the Nepal Earthquake – 6th October
Survivors’ firsthand accounts and actual footage fuel this emotional docuseries about the deadly 2015 earthquake that shook Nepal.
Conversations with a Killer: The Jeffrey Dahmer Tapes – 7th October
Serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer confesses to his gruesome crimes in unguarded interviews, offering an unsettling view into a disturbed mind.
Luckiest Girl Alive – 7th October
A writer’s perfectly crafted New York City life starts to unravel when a true-crime documentary forces her to confront her harrowing high school history. Mila Kunis stars in this drama directed by Mike Barker and written by Jessica Knoll.
The Midnight Club: Season 1 – 7th October
At a manor with a mysterious history, the 8 members of the Midnight Club meet each night at midnight to tell sinister stories – and to look for signs of the supernatural from the beyond. Based on the beloved Christopher Pike book series, adapted by Mike Flanagan (The Haunting of Hill House) and Leah Fong.
The Mole: Season 1 – 7th October
Netflix brings back one of the best reality TV shows ever devised. Originating as a Belgian series in 1998 called De Mol, it went on to inspire numerous international versions, including a US version that ran for five seasons and a UK version that ran on Channel 5 for two seasons. The series is essentially Mission: Impossible meets Big Brother, with 12 players teaming up take on a range of physical challenges in order to win money for their group prize pot. But one of them is an insider, a saboteur… a mole. As they attempt to stop the group winning money – adding the sum to their own private piggy bank – the wider team must work out who the mole is. Netflix’s US revival will be presented by MSNBC anchor Alex Wagner. Competing will be a mix of students, pilots, warehouse workers and firefighters — oh, and a mole. Five episodes arrive together, followed by three episodes on 14th October and the final episodes on 21st October.
The Playlist: Season 1 – 13th October
In this fictionalised account, a Swedish tech entrepreneur and his partners set out to revolutionize the music industry with a legal streaming platform.
The Watcher: Season 1 – 13th October
Bobby Cannavale and Naomi Watts star in this eerie ensemble drama based on a true story from Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan. After the Brannock family moves into what was supposed to be their suburban dream home, it quickly becomes a living hell. Ominous letters from someone calling themself “The Watcher” are just the beginning as the neighborhood’s sinister secrets come spilling out.
Black Butterflies: Season 1 – 14th October
Low on inspiration for his second book, a gloomy novelist agrees to write a memoir for a dying man — and swiftly becomes part of his bloodstained past.
Somebody Feed Phil: Season 6 – 18th October
Phil experiences the diverse city by munching on mind-blowing bagels and chicken, dining with a cheeky chef and pigging out on a wildly decadent meal.
Unsolved Mysteries: Volume 3 – 18th October
Real cases of perplexing disappearances, shocking murders and paranormal encounters fuel this gripping revival of the iconic documentary series.
The School for Good and Evil – 19th October
Best friends Sophie and Agatha find their bond put to the test when they’re whisked away to a magical school for future fairy-tale heroes and villains. Based on the bestselling books by Soman Chainani, Paul Feig’s film stars Sofia Wylie, Sophia Anne Caruso, Charlize Theron and Kerry Washington – not to mention Laurence Fishburne, Michelle Yeoh, Peter Serafinowicz, Rob Delaney, Mark Heap, Patti LuPone and Rachel Bloom.
Love is Blind: Season 3 – 19th October
Nick and Vanessa Lachey host this social experiment where single men and women look for love and get engaged, all before meeting in person.
The Stranger – 19th October
A small circle of seasoned undercover cops must pose as a vast and influential criminal network to catch a murderer who has evaded conviction for eight years. Joel Edgerton and Sean Harris star in Thomas M Wright’s crime thriller.
Guillermo del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities: Season 1 – 25th October
Guillermo Del Toro presents an anthology of sinister stories, told by some of today’s most revered horror creators – including the directors of The Babadook, Splice and Mandy.
The Good Nurse – 26th October
An overburdened ICU nurse leans on her selfless new colleague at work and at home — until a patient’s unexpected death casts him in a suspicious light. Eddie Redmayne and Jessica Chastain star in Tobias Lindholm’s true crime drama.
Earthstorm: Season 1 – 27th October
Storm chasers, survivors and first responders recount their harrowing experiences with volcanoes, tornadoes, hurricanes and earthquakes.
The Bastard Son & The Devil Himself: Season 1 – 28th October
Caught between two warring clans, the son of a notorious witch responsible for a deadly massacre tries to find his place in the world — and his powers. Created by Joe Barton.
Wendell & Wild – 28th October
Two scheming demons strike a deal with a punk rock-loving teen so they can leave the Underworld and live out their dreams in the Land of the Living.
Big Mouth: Season 6 – 28th October
Other new releases coming soon to Netflix UK in October 2022
The 5th Wave
Bakugan: Geogan Rising
Chewing Gum: Season 1 to 2
Crashing: Season 1
Eden: Season 1
The Final Destination
Friday the 13th
The Hunt for Red October
The Last Vermeer
Mr Bean’s Holiday
The Name of the Game
Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown
Not Easily Broken
One the Woman
The Other Guys
Paranormal Activity 2
Paranormal Activity 3
The Scandalous Four
Sew the Winter to My Skin
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron
Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams
Ten Dollar Death Trip
Through the Darkness
Come Dine with Me: Season 1 to 2
Couples Come Dine with Me: Season 1 to 2
Forever Queens: Season 1
Ranga Rang Vaibhavanga
Chip and Potato: Season 4
Peaky Blinders: Season 6
Come Dine with Me: Season 2
Couples Come Dine with Me: Season 2
The Dictator (2012)
Forever Queens: Season 1
Ranga Ranga Vaibhavanga
Hasan Minhaj: The King’s Jester
Jumping from High Places
The Trapped 13: How We Survived the Thai Cave
The Hunt for Transylvanian Gold
The Joys and Sorrows of Young Yuguo
Oru Thekkan Thallu Case
Glitch: Season 1
Kev Adams: The Real Me
Los Fantasticos Viajes de Los Gnomos
Man on Paues
Oddballs: Season 1
The Redeem Team
Los Gnomos en La Nieve
Glow Up: The Next Makeup Star: Season 3
Spirit Rangers: Season 1
DEAW#13 Udom Taephanich Stand Up Comedy Show
Iliza Shlesinger: Hot Forever
Island of the Sea Wolves: Season 1
The Cage: Season 1
Belascoarán, PI: Season 1
Easy-Bake Battle: The Home Cooking Competition: Season 1
Missing: The Other Side
The Nutty Boy: Season 1
Wild Croc Territory: Season 1
Dead End: Paranormal Park: Season 2
exception: Season 1
Portrait of a Lady on Fire
Sue Perkins: Perfectly Legal: Season 1
Everything Calls for Salvation: Season 1
Holy Family: Season 1
Mismatched: Season 2
Take 1: Season 1
The Curse of Bridge Hollow
Gogglesprogs: Season 2
Heroes of the Empire
Hidden Algeria: The Sahara
Hogwood: A Modern Horror Story
In My Mind
La corsa de l’Ora
Mario Lanza: The Best of Everything
Mireille and the Others
My Friend Janne “Loffe” Carlsson
Three Widows Against the World
Under the Queen’s Umbrella: Season 1
Gabriel Iglesias: Stadium Fluffy
LiSA Another Great Day
LiSA LIVE is Smile Always, Eve&Birth: The Birth at Nippon Budokan
Notre-Dame: Season 1
The Green Glove Gang: Season 1
20th Century Girl
28 Days Haunted: Season 1
Barbarians: Season 2
From Scratch: Season 1
ONI: Thunder God’s Tale: Season 1
Resurrecting a Legend
Strangeways Here We Come
The Face at the Window
The First of the Few
Franco Escamilla: Eavesdropping
Fortune Feimster: Good Fortune
Fugitive: The Curious Case of Carlos Ghosn
Beyond the Universe
Daniel Spellbound: Season 1
Dubai Bling: Season 1
Romantic Killer: Season 1
All Quiet on the Western Front
Drink Masters: Season 1
If Only: Season 1
My Encounter with Evil: Season 1
Shards of Her: Season 1
Wild Is the Wind
The Saint Steps in… to Television