11 movies to check out on Netflix in September

8 Mile, Fast Times At Ridgemont High, The Wolf Of Wall Street, and a new Spy Kids movie highlight Netflix's September offerings

11 movies to check out on Netflix in September
Clockwise from top left: The Wolf Of Wall Street (Paramount), Spy Kids: Armageddon (Netflix), 8 Mile (Universal), Fast Times At Ridgemont High (Universal)Graphic: The A.V. Club

It’s the last month of summer as well as back-to-school time, so Netflix is here to help make the transition easier. While you wait for Barbie to stream, check out a pre-Barbie Margot Robbie wearing lots of pink in The Wolf Of Wall Street. Also on deck is Robert Rodriguez’s reboot of the Spy Kids series titled Spy Kids: Armageddon, starring Gina Rodriguez and Zachary Levi. Other new additions this September include Eminem in 8 Mile, Jaws 2, Field Of Dreams, Hacksaw Ridge, The Deer Hunter, Crank, Arrival, Fast Times At Ridgemont High, and more.

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8 Mile Official Trailer #1 - (2002) HD

In the semiautobiographical , directed by Curtis Hanson, Eminem plays up-and-coming Detroit rapper B-Rabbit, who struggles with problems at home and with being taken seriously in a music genre dominated by African Americans. , “Since his ascension to pop-culture royalty, Eminem has transformed the messy emotions of his life into musical black comedy. In 8 Mile, that life becomes an equally riveting drama.” 8 Mile also stars Kim Basinger, Brittany Murphy, and Mekhi Phifer.

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