8 Shows and Films To Watch Out for On Netflix this October 2019

Ready for your monthly rundown of all things Netflix? 

If you're the kind who need to plot their binge-watching schedules, worry not, because we're giving you a rundown of the most awaited shows and films launching on Netflix this October!

Living Undocumented
Launches on: October 2

Living Undocumented is a documentary telling the story of eight undocumented families who are facing the risk of being deported. It also humanizes the US' immigration system and depicts the struggle of these people as they pursue their American dream. 

In the Tall Grass
Launches on: October 4 

In the Tall Grass is based on the novella by Stephen King and Joe Hill, and centers on siblings Becky and Cal, who rescues a boy lost in a field of tall grass when they hear his cries. They then become caught in a sinister force that disorients them, and they soon discover that the only thing that's worse than getting lost in the field is being found. 

My Country: The New Age
Launches on: October 4

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My Country: The New Age is an upcoming Korean drama set between the late Goryeo and early Joseon dynasty. It centers on the people in that era who desire power, all whilst protecting their fate. The drama stars Yang Se Jong, Woo Do Hwan, and more. 

Rhythm + Flow
Launches on: October 9

Rhythm + Flow is Netflix' first music competition show, bringing together Cardi B, Chance the Rapper, and Tip "T.I." Harris, alongside other industry legends. Going from one hip hop epicenter to another, in search for up and coming talents and artists to help them pursue their music. 

El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie
Launches on: October 11

Breaking Bad fans will be reunited with Jesse Pinkman in El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie, which will follow Jesse as he comes to terms with his past to make way for his future. This upcoming film is written and directed by Vince Gilligan, who is also the creator of the original series. 

Eli
Launches on: October 18

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In Eli, a young boy is suffering from an illness which requires him to live in a place that's sealed off from the outside world. However, when his parents meet a doctor whose experimental methods can cure Eli, he begins to undergo the said treatment, which eventually causes him to be haunted by experiences that make him doubt who he can and cannot trust in the house. 

Living With Yourself
Launches on: October 18

Living With Yourself is an 8-part existential comedy series which stars Paul Rudd as Miles a man who, after going through a spa treatment, has been replaced by a new and improved version of himself. He must then deal with the consequences of his actions, eventually causing him to fight for his wife, his career, and his identity. 

The Laundromat
Launches on: October 18

The Laundromat centers on the widow Ellen Martin whose vacation takes a turn after she finds herself investigating an insurance fraud. This eventually leads to her discovering a Panama law firm which is exploiting the world's financial system, helping the wealthy citizens acquire more fortunes. Meryl Streep, Gary Oldman, and Antonio Bandera star in this film directed by Steven Soderbergh. 

Daybreak
Launches on: October 24

Daybreak is a post-apocalyptic series set in the city of Glendale in California, where a group tries to navigate the strange and dangerous world they're all in after they survive a nuclear blast. This new show stars Matthew Broderick, Krysta Rodriguez, Colin Ford, Sophie Simnett, Austin Crute, Alyvia Alyn Lind, and more. 

The Kominsky Method, Season 2
Launches on: October 25

The Kominsky Method is a single-camera comedy about an aging actor and acting coach, Sandy Kominsky, and his agent Norman Newlander, both of who are tackling their issues in life as they live their later years in a city that value youth. It stars Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin. 

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