New on Netflix March 2020 – TV, film and originals release dates

March sees the long-awaited third series of crime drama Ozark, Julian Fellowes's football drama The English Game, a new film starring Mark Wahlberg and more Studio Ghibli favourites

Sofia Hublitz, Laura Linney and Jason Bateman in Ozark (Netflix)

It’s been over 18 months since season two of Ozark aired, and the Jason Bateman-starring money-laundering drama finally returns for a third run this month – one of the highlights of Netflix’s March offerings.


Hit US police comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine arrives with its sixth season, plus several new shows make their debuts, including Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes’s football drama The English Game, fantasy series The Letter for the King and biographical mini-series Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam CJ Walker, which stars Octavia Spencer and Tiffany Haddish.

As for films, we can look forward to the latest collaboration between Mark Wahlberg and Deepwater Horizon director Peter Berg, Spenser Confidential. Plus 2018 horror hit A Quiet Place is added just in time for the sequel to hit cinemas, and the next batch of Studio Ghibli classics, including Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke, make their way to the platform.

If you’re looking for Netflix’s February releases we have the schedule.

Read on for our pick of the March list.

Sunday 1st March

Arrietty Studio Ghibli film from 2010 based on Mary Norton’s classic children’s novel The Borrowers. Watch on Netflix

The Cat Returns Animated fantasy about a boy who discovers a cat only to find that it is actually a prince, from Studio Ghibli. Watch on Netflix

Go! Go! Cory Carson season 2 The animated children’s show about a talking car gets a second run not long after the debut of its first series. Watch on Netflix

My Neighbours the Yamadas Studio Ghibli film that adopts a comic-strip aesthetic, following a series of events in the life of a family. Watch on Netflix

Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind An early film from Hayao Miyazaki, before the foundation of Studio Ghibli, about a young princess. Watch on Netflix

Princess Mononoke Historical fantasy animation from Studio Ghibli about a young prince and the struggle between forest gods and humans. Watch on Netflix

Spirited Away Studio Ghibli animation that tells the story of a young girl who enters the spirit world. Watch on Netflix

Supersonic 2016 documentary about the 1990s rise of legendary Britpop band Oasis, featuring concert footage and new interviews. Watch on Netflix

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya Studio Ghibli animation about a tiny nymph who grows into a desirable young woman. Watch on Netflix

Wednesday 4th March

Apollo 11 Moon-landing documentary from 2019 including never-before-seen footage and audio recordings. Watch on Netflix

Thursday 5th March

Castlevania season 3 Third run for the animated medieval fantasy series based on the popular series of video games. Watch on Netflix

Mighty Little Bheem: Festival of Colours season 1 Spin-off from Indian children’s animation Mighty Little Bheem, set at the Holi festival. Watch on Netflix

Friday 6th March

Guilty (Talvar) Hindi-language film about a songwriter whose boyfriend is accused of rape. Watch on Netflix

Paradise PD season 2 Second series of the animated comedy about an incompetent police department. Watch on Netflix

The Protector season 3 The Turkish fantasy drama  about an ancient secret order gets a third run. Watch on Netflix

Spenser Confidential Mark Wahlberg stars in a Netflix Original film from his frequent collaborator Peter Berg, about a former police detective who returns to Boston’s criminal underworld. Watch on Netflix

Spenser Confidential (Netflix)
Spenser Confidential (Netflix)

Tuesday 10th March

Carmen Sandiego: to Steal or Not to Steal Jane the Virgin star Gina Rodriguez and Stranger Things’s Finn Wolfhard lend their voices to this interactive animated adventure about the eponymous heroine. Watch on Netflix

Wednesday 11th March

Dirty Money season 2 Second run of documentaries following individual cases of corporate corruption. Watch on Netflix

On My Block season 3 Return of the comedy series about four street-savvy friends making their way through high school. Watch on Netflix

Straight Outta Compton The 2015 drama film chronicling the rise of legendary gangsta rap group NWA. Watch on Netflix

Friday 13th March

Beastars season 1 Anime about a gentle wolf who lives in a world populated by all manner of coexisting animals and beasts. Watch on Netflix

Bloodride season 1 Macabre horror series from Norway with each episode set in its own realistic, yet weird universe. Watch on Netflix

Elite season 3 Third series of the Spanish teen thriller series set at an exclusive secondary school. Watch on Netflix

Kingdom season 2 Supernatural Korean series adapted from the web comic series The Kingdom of the Gods gets a second run. Watch on Netflix

Lost Girls Original mystery film about a mother who relentlessly drives law enforcement to continue the search for her missing daughter. Watch on Netflix

A Quiet Place Popular horror film from John Krasinski about a future Earth that has been taken over by a group of monsters that kill anything that makes a sound. Watch on Netflix

John Krasinski in A Quiet Place
John Krasinski in A Quiet Place

Monday 16th March

The Boss Baby: Back in Business season 3 Third run of the spin-off series of the 2017 animated film. Watch on Netflix

It First part of Andy Muschietti’s adaptation of Stephen King’s iconic horror novel about a shapeshifting clown. Watch on Netflix

Tuesday 17th March

The Post Steven Spielberg’s 2017 film about the journalists at the Washington Post who had to decide whether to publish the Pentagon Papers. Watch on Netflix

Shaun the Sheep: Adventures from Mossy Bottom  A brand-new series of adventures for the lovable Aardman sheep who began as a character in Wallace and Gromit. Watch on Netflix

Thursday 19th March  

Altered Carbon: Resleeved Anime film from Cowboy Bebop creator Dai Sato, which is a spin-off from the live-action cyberpunk series. Watch on Netflix 

Friday 20th March

Archibald’s Next Big Thing season 2 Second series of the animated comedy from DreamWorks about a chicken who has a tendency to get lost. Watch on Netflix

The English Game Any idea of how football actually started? You will do after watching this sport-centred drama, penned by Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes. Watch on Netflix

Greenhouse Academy season 4 Fourth series of the tween drama series in which students at an elite school have uncovered an evil plot. Watch on Netflix

The Letter for the King season 1 Brand-new fantasy series about a teenage squire who must deliver a secret missive to the King. Watch on Netflix

Andy Serkis in a Letter for the King

Maska Hindi-language film about a young man who sets out to become a movie star. Watch on Netflix

The Platform You’ll need a strong stomach for this film, set in a prison where inmates on high floors eat better than those below… . Watch on Netflix 

Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam CJ Walker Mini-series starring Octavia Spencer and Tiffany Haddish about the trailblazing African-American entrepreneur Madam CJ Walker. Watch on Netflix 

Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness Documentary series about the bizarre underworld of big-cat breeding. Watch on Netflix 

Ultras Italian language film set in the world of football ultras culture, exploring an intergenerational friendship. Watch on Netflix 

Vampires season 1 French fantasy series about a teenager who is half human, half vampire. Watch on Netflix 

Monday 23rd March

Freud season 1 New drama following the life of young psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud as he gets himself embroiled in an occult conspiracy. Watch on Netflix

Robert Finster as Sigmund Freud (Netflix)
Robert Finster as Sigmund Freud (Netflix)

Wednesday 25th March

Crip Camp: a Disability Revolution Documentary feature about a revolution at a summer camp for teens with disabilities, down the road from Woodstock. Watch on Netflix

A Life of Speed: the Juan Manuel Fangio Story Documentary feature about the Argentine race driver, who won five Formula One world championships in the 1950s. Watch on Netflix

YooHoo to the Rescue season 3 Third run for the South Korean animated children’s show. Watch on Netflix

Thursday 26th March

Black Lightning season 3 A third run of the CW series about a retired super-hero forced back into action. Watch on Netflix

7SEEDS season 2 Second run of the anime series about five groups of young adults aiming to survive in a post-apocalyptic world. Watch on Netflix

Unorthodox German limited series about a young woman who flees to Berlin from an arranged marriage in Brooklyn. Watch on Netflix

Friday 27th March

Car Masters: Rust to Riches season 2 Second series of the reality show that sees classic cars given modern makeovers. Watch on Netflix

Ozark season 3 Long-awaited third series of the hit drama about a financial planner who finds himself at the whim of a Mexican drug cartel. Watch on Netflix

Jason Bateman and Julie Garner, Ozark (Netflix)

Uncorked Original film about a man who wishes to become a master sommelier while also keeping his family BBQ joint going. Watch on Netflix

Saturday 28th March 

Brooklyn Nine-Nine season 6 The sixth series of the immensely popular Andy Samberg police comedy finds its way to Netflix. Watch on Netflix

Monday 30th March

I, Tonya 2017 film starring Margot Robbie as the infamous figure skater who attacked her rival Nancy Kerrigan in 1994. Watch on Netflix

Tuesday 31st March

Friday Night Dinner season 4 The fourth series of the popular comedy, which originally aired in 2016, arrives on Netflix


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