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August list by Nanette Alderman
Arrow. The Complete Seventh Season
Stephen Amell, David Ramsay, Willa Holland, Emily Bett Rickards, Echo Kellum, Rick Gonzalez, Juliana Harkavy, Colton Haynes, Paul Blackthorne, Kirk Acevedo, Sea Shimooka, and Katie Cassidy, 2018, rated tv-14  

Following Oliver Queen's shocking decision to turn himself over to the FBI and reveal his identity as the Green Arrow to the public, Oliver has spent the past five months in prison while his team was left behind to protect Star City.

The Command
The CommandMatthias Schoenaerts, Lea Seydoux, Peter Simonischek, August Diehl, Max Von Sydow, and Colin Firth, 2019, rated pg-13

Follow the final hours of an 'unsinkable' Russian nuclear submarine as it sinks to the bottom of the Barents Sea. Some of the crew survives the initial explosion, including officer Mikhail Kalekov, whose pregnant wife and child are waiting back home. Unfortunately, their rescue is complicated by bureaucracy between Russia, France, Norway, and Britain, with British navy chief David Russell attempting to convince Russian officials to accept foreign aid.

DonnybrookJamie Bell, Frank Grillo, Margaret Qualley, and James Badge Dale, 2019, rated r

Three desperate souls must fight their way out of a dead-end world in this bracing, gut-punching glimpse into America's dark underbelly. Earl is a struggling ex-marine and father determined to make a better life for his family, no matter what it takes. Angus is a violent, unhinged drug dealer who leaves a trail of death and destruction in his wake. And Delia is a haunted woman who will do anything to escape a life of crime she can no longer bear. 

Enemy Within
Enemy WithinJoseph Naufahu, Kazuma Sano, Beulah Koale, Rila Fukushima, Takashi Yamaguchi, Chika Kanamoto, Maria Walker, and Kanoa Goo, 2019, not rated 

When a Japanese fighter pilot crash-lands on the tiny remote Hawaiian island of Ni'ihau, he is met with courtesy and traditional Hawaiian hospitality from the locals, until they discover he was part of the recent attack on Pearl Harbor. Based on a true story.

Finding Steve McQueen
Finding Steve McQueenTravis Fimmel, Rachael Taylor, William Fichtner, Lily Rabe, Rhys Coiro, and Forest Whitaker, 2019, rated r 

Inspired by the true story of the biggest bank heist of all time, Harry Barber recounts how in 1972 a gang of close-knit thieves from Youngstown, Ohio attempted to steal $30 million in illegal campaign contributions from President Richard Nixon's secret fund. But the plan quickly goes sideways, prompting the biggest manhunt in FBI history with more than 125 agents assigned to the case.

The Flash
The Flash. The Complete Fifth SeasonGrant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Carlos Valdes, Keiynan Lonsdale, Hartley Sawyer, Danielle Nicolet, Jessica Parker Kennedy, Chris Klein, Tom Cavanagh, and Jesse L. Martin, 2018, rated tv-pg

Shortly after defeating the Thinker, Barry Allen/the Flash and his wife, Iris, were stunned by the arrival of their already grown, speedster daughter from the future, Nora. However, acclimating to their lives as parents won't be the only challenge they face, as season five pits Team Flash against Central City's latest scourge, the DC Super-Villain Cicada.

Killers Anonymous
Killers AnonymousJessica Alba, Suki Waterhouse, Tommy Flanagan, Michael Socha, MyAnna Buring, Sadie Frost, Tim McInnerny, and Rhyon Nicole Brown, 2019, rated r 

Tensions mount at a support group for killers, as the members of the group try to solve the mystery behind which one of them is responsible for the assassination attempt on a U.S. senator that has the police in the city on high alert. But things are not what they seem, and when new facts are discovered, secret partnerships and betrayals appear as the session blasts into violence and pandemonium, forcing the killers to kill or be killed.

Knightfall. Season TwoTom Cullen, Jim Carter, Mark Hamill, Ed Stoppard, Padraic Delaney, Simon Merrells, Julian Ovenden, and Genevieve Gaunt, 2019, not rated 

A look at the medieval politics and warfare of the Knights Templar, the most powerful, wealthy, and mysterious military order of the Middle Ages. With the encroaching historical and ruthless downfall of the Templar Order, season two focuses on power, redemption, revenge, betrayal, family, and an epic war between church and state. Hamill joins the cast as Talus, a battle-hardened Knight Templar veteran who is tasked with preparing the next generation of men to become 'God's Executioners.'

The Outpost
The Outpost. Season OneJessica Greene, Imogen Waterhouse, Anand Desai-Barochia, and Jake Stormoen, 2018, rated tv-14

The story of Talon, the lone survivor of the 'Blackbloods,' as she tracks the men who killed her family to a lawless border town. Talon must awaken powers lying dormant in her dark blood and make true friends at the Outpost to lead a rebellion against the regime.

Strike Back
Strike Back. Season SixDaniel Macpherson, Warren Brown, Roxanne McKee, Alin Sumarwata, Nina Sosanya, Don Hany, Katherine Kelly, Trevor Eve, and Phil Dunster, 2017, rated tv-ma

When a Russian bomber crashes in the South China Sea, the covert special-ops soldiers of Section Twenty are reunited and sent on a mission to investigate and pursue the valuable stolen contents of the downed Russian jet across Southeast Asia.

S.W.A.T. Season 2Shemar Moore, Stephanie Sigman, Alex Russell, Lina Esco, Kenny Johnson, Jay Harrington, David Lim,and Patrick St. Esprit, 2018, not rated 

Former Marine Daniel 'Hondo' Harrelson is a S.W.A.T. sergeant tasked to run a specialized tactical unit that is the last stop in law enforcement in Hondo's hometown of Los Angeles. Torn between loyalty to where he was raised and allegiance to his brothers in blue, Hondo has everything it takes to be an excellent leader and bridge the divide between his two worlds.