Here is our list of 9 great shows, documentaries, and movies to watch this July on Netflix that we think you will enjoy!

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The Art of Incarceration | July 3

The Art of Incarceration” explores how art and culture can empower Australia’s First Nations people to transcend their unjust cycles of imprisonment. 

Seen through the eyes of Indigenous prisoners at Victoria’s Fulham Correctional Centre, and narrated by Uncle Jack Charles (Boonwurring Dja Dja Wurrung), this feature documentary follows the inmates’ quest for cultural identity and spiritual healing as they prepare for life on the outside.

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The Girl In The Picture | July 6

The jaw-dropping true crime story of a search to solve a 30-year old mystery: who was Sharon Marshall, and why was her real identity unknown to everyone – even her?

A young mother’s mysterious death and her son’s subsequent kidnapping blow open a decades-long mystery about the woman’s true identity, and the murderous federal fugitive at the center of it all.

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Ryan, Raj, Melanie Rose in How To Build a Sex Room
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How To Build A Sex Room | July 8

Couples looking for more spice in the bedroom hire luxury interior designer Melanie Rose to create stylish spaces where they can carry out any fantasy they wish. You’ve seen kitchen renovations, you’ve seen bathroom transformations, but you’ve never seen anything quite like this!

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How To Change Your Mind | July 12

Academy Award-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney and New York Times best-selling author Michael Pollan present this documentary series event in four parts, each focused on a different mind-altering substance: LSD, psilocybin, MDMA, and mescaline. 

With Pollan as our guide, we journey to the frontiers of the new psychedelic renaissance – and look back at almost-forgotten historical context – to explore the potential of these substances to heal and change minds as well as culture. 

How to Change Your Mind” is directed by Emmy-nominated filmmaker Alison Ellwood and two-time Academy Award-nominated and Emmy-winning filmmaker Lucy Walker.

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Resident Evil | July 14

Year 2036 – 14 years after the spread of Joy caused so much pain, Jade Wesker fights for survival in a world overrun by the blood-thirsty infected and mind-shattering creatures. 

In this absolute carnage, Jade is haunted by her past in New Raccoon City, by her father’s chilling connections to the sinister Umbrella Corporation but mostly by what happened to her sister, Billie.

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Nikki Amuka-Bird as Lady Russell, Dakota Johnson as Anne Elliot in Persuasion - Netflix
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Persuasion | July 15

Living with her snobby family on the brink of bankruptcy, Anne Elliot is an unconforming woman with modern sensibilities. 

When Frederick Wentworth—the dashing one she let get away—crashes back into her life, Anne must choose between putting the past behind her or listening to her heart when it comes to second chances. 

Adapted from the Jane Austen novel.

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The Gray Man | July 22

The Gray Man is CIA operative Court Gentry (Ryan Gosling), aka, Sierra Six. 

Plucked from a federal penitentiary and recruited by his handler, Donald Fitzroy (Billy Bob Thornton), Gentry was once a highly-skilled, Agency-sanctioned merchant of death. 

But now the tables have turned and Six is the target, hunted across the globe by Lloyd Hansen (Chris Evans), a former cohort at the CIA, who will stop at nothing to take him out. 

Agent Dani Miranda (Ana de Armas) has his back. He’ll need it.

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Melissa Barrera as Liv in Keep Breathing - Netflix
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Keep Breathing | July 28

After her private plane crashes in the remote Canadian frontier, lone survivor and New York lawyer, Liv, must battle both an unforgiving wilderness and past personal demons to stay alive.

Keep Breathing is a survival thriller series executive produced by co-showrunners and writers Brendan Gall and Martin Gerro (Blindspot, The Lovebirds) and Maggie Kiley (Dr. Death, Dirty John).

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Nicholas Galitzine as Luke, Sofia Carson as Cassie in Purple Hearts
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Purple Hearts | July 29

In spite of their many differences, Cassie (Sofia Carson), a struggling singer-songwriter, and Luke (Nicholas Galitzine), a troubled marine, agree to marry solely for military benefits. But when tragedy strikes, the line between real and pretend begins to blur.

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Be sure to check back as this list will be updated as new releases are announced. 

Which show(s) and or movie(s) are you looking forward to watching this month on Netflix?