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Netflix's New Movies and Teen TV: A List of What's Coming in October

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A new month means a new paycheck, a new beauty box subscription, and a slew of new Netflix movies and shows for you to familiarize yourself with. The biggest chunk of newness will arrive on October 1st, with a solid amount rolling in on the 2nd, 6th, and 16th, so reschedule plans accordingly. There's something for you inner chef (Bobby Flay! Worst Cooks in America!), the reality TV junkie who's seen everything (four seasons of The Vanilla Ice Project), and something for musical lovers (On the Town!).

The full list (down below) may be a bit tough to parse, so we've recommended a handful of titles to prioritize come October. So gather your best binge-watching attire from the hamper, and queue the following up:

Boogie Nights: Mark Wahlberg plays Dirk Diggler, a rising star in the porn industry in the 1997 movie. This gem will be available to stream on October 1st.

Million Dollar Baby: This Clint Eastwood-directed movie starring Hilary Swank cleaned up at the Oscars in 2005. It won Best Picture, Best Actress, Best Director, and Best Actor in a Supporting Role. Prepare to see it on your very, very small screen October 1st.

Vampire Diaries: For those who like to watch this teen-adored show, yet don't want to pay for it, October 2nd is your day. The sixth season will finally hit Netflix, and the seventh airs on October 8th, giving you six full days to catch up. Piece of cake.

iZombie: You've heard it's good, maybe now you'll actually watch it. Season one of this new CW classic is landing October 6th.

The Mr. Peabody and Sherman Show: The Dreamworks Animation reboot made specifically for Netflix, has Chris Parnell and Max Charles voicing the time-traveling pals. You can begin streaming on October 9th.

Winter of Fire: Here's another Netflix original that is currently playing in select theaters. The documentary chronicling the unrest in Ukraine during 2013 and 2014 arrives on October 9th.

Jane the Virgin: The CW show for which actress Gina Rodriguez won a Golden Globe will premiere its second season the same day the first hits Netflix: October 12th. Can you watch the entire first season by 9pm EST? Yes, yes you can.

Beasts of No Nation: The film by Cary Fukunaga (the director of the good season ofTrue Detective) and starring Idris Elba, is Netflix's first original feature film. The movie was well-received at various film festivals and will be on Netflix along with select theaters on the 16th.

August: Osage County: Although the film did not win an Oscar, it was nominated twice, which is more than most Netflix movies can say. If you need more convincing, Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts play a mother and daughter. Enjoy a little family dysfunction on October 27th, before the more fear-based entertainment starts.

Everything Else

October 1st:

About Alex (2014)

Alexander: Theatrical Cut (2004)

American Pie (1999)

Barefoot Contessa: Back to Basics Collection: Collection One

Batman Begins (2005)

Boogie Nights (1997)

The Bourne Supremacy (2004)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)

A Christmas Carol (1938)

Curse of Chucky (2013)

Dark Was the Night (2014)

Design on a Dime Collection: Collection One

The Devil at 4 O’Clock (1961)

El Tiempo Entre Costuras (2013)

Extreme Homes Collection: Collection One

Fixer Upper: Season One

Genevieve’s Renovation: Season One

Glass Chin (2014)

The Great Food Truck Race Collection: Collection One

House Hunters Renovation Collection: Collection One

Million Dollar Baby (2004)

Million Dollar Rooms: Collection One

Monkey Thieves: Seasons One through Three

The Navy SEALs: Their Untold Story (2014)

The Nightmare (2015)

On the Town (1949)

Pal Joey (1957)

Pepe (1960)

Pressure (2015)

Property Virgins Collection: Collection One

Reasonable Doubt (2014)

Richard Pryor: Icon (2014)

Robin Williams Remembered — A Pioneers of Television Special (2014)

Some Came Running (1958)

Take Me Out to the Ball Game (1949)

Throwdown with Bobby Flay Collection: Collection One

Uncle Grandpa: Season One

Vanilla Ice Project: Seasons One through Four

Wakfu: Season One

White Rabbit (2013)

Wild Horses (2015)

Worst Cooks in America Collection: Collection One

October 2nd:

Anjelah Johnson: Not Fancy (2015)*

La Leyenda de la Nahuala (2007)

Reign: Season Two

The Vampire Diaries: Season Six

October 3rd:

Alpha and Omega 5: Family Vacation (2015)

October 5th:

Team Hot Wheels: Build the Epic Race (2015)

October 6th:

American Horror Story: Freak Show

The Flash: Season One

iZombie: Season One

Last Man Standing: Season Four

The Originals: Season Two

Tremors 5: Bloodline (2015)

October 7th:

Arrow: Season Three

Flor Salvaje: Season One

Legends: Season One

Supernatural: Season Ten

October 8th:

American Heist (2014)

Strangerland (2015)

October 9th:

Mighty Med: Season Two

The Mr. Peabody and Sherman Show: Season One*

Winter on Fire (2015)*

October 10th:

Lalaloopsy: Band Together (2015)

October 11th:

Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me (2014)

Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Season Three

October 12th:

Jane the Virgin: Season One

October 14th

Lazarus (2015)

October 15th

Finding Jesus: Faith. Fact. Forgery: Season One

The Five People You Meet in Heaven: Part One & Part 2 (2004)

Isabella Rossellini's Green Porno Live! (2015)

October 16th

Beasts of No Nation (2015)*

All Hail King Julien: Season Two*

Anthony Jeselnik: Thoughts and Prayers (2015)*

Circle (2015)**

The Principal: Season One

Some Assembly Required: Season Two*

October 18th:

Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013)

October 20th:

Lego DC Comics: Batman Be-Leagured (2014)

Marvel's Avengers Assemble: Season Two

October 22nd:

Results (2015)

Hemlock Grove: Season Three

October 24th:

Jack Strong (2014)

October 25th:

Walt Disney Animation Studios Short Films Collection (2015)

October 27th:

August: Osage County (2013)

Manson Family Vacation (2015)**

October 28th:

Chasing Life: Season Two

The Gunman (2015)

October 29th

Return to Sender (2015)

October 30th

Popples: Season One

*Netflix original

**Netflix exclusive