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Here’s what’s coming to Netflix UK in December

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Harvey Day
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Here’s what’s coming to Netflix in December 1

Netflix always has a huge amount of fantastic content - perfect for a whole weekend of binge-watching. In recent months, we’ve been treated to amazing shows like Mindhunter, The Sinner and Godless

And with the release of more watchable gems this month, it looks like we’ll be spending even more time on Netflix. There’s new shows like Dark, incredible documentaries like Voyeur and some old-school classic movies like Back to the Future

Here are the highlights of the new films and TV shows coming to the streaming service this month…

1 December

Dark (Season 1) 

A missing child sets four families on a frantic hunt for answers. Their search for a culprit unearths a small town’s sins and secrets.

Voyeur

Legendary journalist Gay Talese investigates one of the most controversial stories of his career in this Netflix Original documentary - a motel owner who spied on his guests for decades.

Fahrenheit 9/11 

Michael Moore’s seminal 2004 political documentary uses humor and investigative journalism to question the Bush administration’s motives for wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Kick-Ass 

In this 2010 film, Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a superhero, even though he has no powers, training or obvious reason to do so.

5 December

Craig Ferguson: Tickle Fight 

Roguish comic Craig Ferguson reveals the world’s oldest joke – but first he has some unwholesome thoughts on beards, magic and suicidal hamsters.

8 December

The Crown (Season 2)

As a new era begins, Queen Elizabeth struggles to uphold longstanding traditions while navigating a world that’s changing around her.

12 December

Manhunt: Unabomber  

Faced with few clues and an increasingly panicked public, the FBI calls on a new kind of profiler to help track down the infamous Unabomber.

14 December

Back to the Future, Back to the Future Part II and Back to the Future Part III

Eccentric inventor Doc Brown turns a DeLorean into a time machine that inadvertently sends his young friend, Marty McFly, 30 years into the past.

Love Actually 

Watching Love Actually has become something of a Christmas ritual for many. And even though it has its critics, the wildly popular film is coming to Netflix this December. 

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15 December

Wormwood 

Errol Morris reconstructs the mysterious death of a Cold War military scientist involved in a secret biological warfare program.

20 December

Bridge of Spies

At the height of the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his spy plane. Now his only hope is lawyer James Donovan (Tom Hanks), recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate his release.

22 December

Bright 

In an alternate present-day where magical creatures live among us, two LA cops become embroiled in a prophesied turf battle. Stars Will Smith.

24 December

Mad Max: Fury Road

In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, Max helps a rebellious woman and a band of female prisoners flee from tyranny, fend off threats and seek their homeland. Starring Charlize Theron and Tom Hardy.

30 December

Spotlight

A team of reporters and editors at the Boston Globe relentlessly investigate a shocking child molestation cover-up by the Catholic Church. Starring Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams.

(Images: Netflix / Warner Bros.)