Another new month, another new batch of films to watch on Netflix. As always, our favorite streaming service has it all in October—from courtroom dramas to comedies and everything in between.
Netflix October Releases: The Billion-Dollar Code
Which came first—Google Earth or Terra Vision? In this German courtroom series, an artist and hacker say it’s the latter, which they invented in the ‘90s.
The Billion-Dollar Code streams on Netflix on October 7. (Read: Math Problems Among Top 10 ‘How-To’ Searches in Google PH)
Netflix October Releases: A Tale Dark & Grimm
Not for children only, this animation presents Hansel & Gretel in ways we wouldn’t have imagined. Featuring the voice talents of Raini Rodriguez, Andre Robinson, and a little Adam Lambert thrown in the mix.
A Tale Dark & Grimm streams on Netflix on October 8.
Netflix October Releases: Pretty Smart
Brains meet beauty and brawn when the bookish Chelsea moves in with her bubbly sister and her male roommates. The comedy series is from the geniuses behind Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and How I Met Your Mother.
Pretty Smart streams on Netflix on October 8.
Netflix October Releases: Heartful Café
When your name is Heart, you can’t help but play Cupid. A café owner does just that with her customers. Has she found her match in a cute businessman? Julie Ann San Jose and David Licauco star in this romantic comedy.
Heartful Café streams on Netflix on October 14. (Read: Watch These Movies If You Miss ‘He’s Into Her’ Star Belle Mariano)
Netflix October Releases: Only Mine
Ah, to be pursued by a handsome man in uniform—except this charming cop gets a little too stalker for comfort. Amber Midthunder and Brett Zimmerman star in this absorbing thriller.
Only Mine streams on Netflix on October 15.
Netflix October Releases: Mano Po 1, 2, and 3
Binge-watch the drama trilogy on the travails of an influential Chinese-Filipino family. Maricel Soriano, Kris Aquino, Ara Mina, Susan Roces, Christopher de Leon, and Richard Gomez make up part of this all-star cast. (Read: Kris Aquino Shares 4 Things She Realized While in Quarantine)
Mano Po 1, 2, and 3 streams on Netflix on October 15.
Netflix October Releases: For Life
When a man lands in jail for a crime he didn’t commit, he becomes a lawyer and helps criminals with their cases while trying to overturn his life sentence. Nicholas Pinnock, 50 Cent, Joy Bryant, and Indira Varma star in this riveting legal drama series based on the true story of Isaac Wright Jr.
For Life streams on Netflix on October 16.
Netflix October Releases: The Time It Takes (El Tiempe Que Te Doy)
How does one get over a breakup with a longtime love? For Lina, thinking about ex Nico one less minute each day means one less minute of sadness. Nadia Santiago and Alvaro Cervantes star in this Spanish romance drama series.
The Time It Takes (El Tiempe Que Te Doy) streams on Netflix on October 29.