Retro Streaming Guide for August 2021

Here is your guide to the best retro movies and shows coming to your favorite streaming services in August. There’s a lot of good old movies being added to all of the services this month so you may need to start a list!

Coming to Netflix in August

  • Beethoven (1992)
  • Beethoven’s 2nd (1993)
  • Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986)
  • Major Payne (1995)
  • My Girl (1991)
  • My Girl 2 (1994)
  • The Net (1995)
  • Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal & Greed Documentary

Coming to Hulu in August

  • The Babysitter’s Club (1995)
  • Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992)
  • First Knight (1995)
  • I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)
  • Kingpin (1996)
  • Mad Max (1980)
  • Planes, Trains, & Automobiles (1987)
  • Rudy (1993)
  • Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)
  • Thelma & Louise (1991)
  • Toy Soldiers (1991)

Coming to Amazon Prime in August

  • Aliens (1986)
  • Anaconda (19970
  • Die Hard 2: Die Harder (1990)
  • Escape From Alcatraz (1979)
  • Fast Times as Ridgemont High (1982)
  • Hook (1991)
  • Jaws (1975)
  • Jaws 2 (1978)
  • Jaws 3 (1983)
  • Jaws: The Revenge (1987)
  • La Bamba (1987)
  • Patriot Games (1992)
  • Predator (1987)
  • Predator 2 (1990)
  • The Natural (1984)

Coming to Peacock in August

  • Apollo 13 (1995)
  • Armageddon (1998)
  • Bad Boys (1995)
  • Candyman (1992)
  • The Exorcist (1973)
  • The Firm (1993)
  • G.I. Joe The Rise of Cobra (2009)
  • The Goonies (1985)
  • The Jackal (1997)
  • Life (1999)
  • Little Rascals (1994)
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
  • Philadelphia (1993)

Coming to HBO Max in August

  • Basic Instinct (1992)
  • The Birdcage (1996)
  • Deep Cover (1992)
  • Empire of the Sun (1987)
  • Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)
  • Freejack (1992)
  • The Fugitive (1993)
  • Ghosts of Mississippi (1996)
  • Hudson Hawk (1991)
  • Last Action Hero (1993)
  • Malcolm X (1992)
  • Popeye (1980)
  • The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
  • Spawn (1997)
  • Stand and Deliver (1988)
  • Tango & Cash (1989)
  • You’ve Got Mail (1998)

Coming to Tubi in August

  • Alien (1979)
  • Aliens (1986)
  • G.I. Jane (1997)
  • Gone in 60 Seconds (2000)
  • Hook (1991)
  • L.A. Confidential (1997)
  • Robocop 2 (1990)
  • The Terminator (1984)
  • True Lies (1994)

Coming to PlutoTV in August

  • A Fish Called Wanda (1998)
  • The Addams Family (1991)
  • Congo (1995)
  • Fargo (1996)
  • Hard Rain (1998)
  • Hudson Hawk (1991)
  • In the Line of Fire (1993)
  • Kiss the Girls (1997)
  • L.A. Confidential (1997)
  • Last Action Hero (1993)
  • Major Leagure (1989)
  • The Matrix (1999)
  • The Matrix Reloaded (2003)
  • The Matrix Revolutions (2003)
  • Platoon (1986)
  • Robocop (1987)
  • Robocop 2 (1990)
  • The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
  • Terminator 2: Judgement Day (1991)
  • The Thomas Crown Affair (1999)
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Sometimes referred to as The Retro Rambler...I was born in the '70s, grew up in the '80s, and came of age in the '90s. I love to share all the fun stuff from those years via articles and videos, and occasionally make un-needed appearances on various podcasts. I can also catch quarters off my elbow. Email to book me for your next corporate event.