New period dramas on Netflix in the US: What’s added in August 2022?

Another month, another selection of new movies and TV series to watch on Netflix in the US!

The complete list of additions for August 2022 is as massive as ever, so here we’ve picked out the best titles for fans of historical dramas, classic movies, and British TV to add to their watch list.

Check back here over the coming weeks, as more titles will likely be joining this list as and when they’re announced by Netflix.

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Legends of the Fall (available from 1st August 2022)


Woman in Gold (available from 1st August 2022)


Bridget Jones’ Diary (available from 1st August 2022)


Bridget Jones’ Baby (available from 1st August 2022)


Top Gear – Seasons 29-30 (available from 1st August 2022)


Skyfall (available from 5th August 2022)


I Came By (available from 31st August 2022)


Take a look at more new streaming recommendations here!