Knives Out, the return of His Dark Materials, and everything else on Neon this November

Neon‘s delivering another slap of top-tier shows and films this November, including last year’s whodunnit hit and the return of His Dark Materials as well as “immaculately engineered nightmare fuel.”

Knives Out

Daniel Craig investigates the murder of the patriarch of a quirky and dysfunctional family in Rian Johnson’s whodunnit, nominated for Best Original Screenplay at the 2020 Academy Awards. The cast includes Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis, Toni Collette, Michael Shannon, Don Johnson, Ana de Armas and Lakeith Stanfield with Christopher Plummer as the deceased.

Streaming from 15 November

See also
* Films and shows now streaming on Neon
* All new streaming movies & series

His Dark Materials Season 2

His Dark Materials: Season 2

Dafne Keen, Kit Connor and Lin-Manuel Miranda return for the second season of BBC/HBO’s sci-fi adventure series based on Philip Pullman’s beloved fantasy novels. With the bridge to a new world now open, Lyra pushes past her grief to journey into the unknown with Asriel.

First episode streaming from 17 November (fast-tracked weekly)


From STIs to body swaps, this self-described ‘brown girl comedy’ sketch special from the makers of Baby Mama’s Club follows three cousins trying to create a comedy show with their racist boss. Stars Suivai Autagavaia, Hilary Samuela, Gaby Solomona, and Thomas Sainsbury.

Streaming from 19 November

Kate Mara in A Teacher

A Teacher: Season 1

Kate Mara (The Martian) is Claire, a teacher at a suburban Texas high school who begins an illicit affair with her student (Nick Robinson, Love, Simon) in this 10-part drama. Their secret relationship accelerates fast and the complexities that ensue causes a rupture in their lives and community – a phenomenon that’s happened quite a bit in real American schools.

First three episodes streaming from 11 November (fast-tracked weekly)

The Lighthouse

Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson are two New England lighthouse keepers who slowly descend into madness in this psychological thriller from Robert Eggers (The Witch). In his gushing review, Aaron Yap considered it “immaculately engineered nightmare fuel—a tenebrous excavation of the mind and soul, with each moment more delirious than the next.”

Streaming from 5 November

Natalia Dyer in Yes God Yes

Yes, God, Yes

Stranger Things star Natalia Dyer leads this coming-of-age comedy as an abiding Catholic girl who, after discovering masturbation, admits herself to a religious retreat to purge her sins. Unfortunately, her urges only get worse when a cute boy at the retreat starts flirting. The directorial debut of Karen Maine, co-writer of Obvious Child.

Streaming from 22 November

Everything coming to Neon this November

1 November

Just Mercy
Blaze and The Monster Machines: Season 2 – 3

2 November

Hate Thy Neighbour: Season 2
Something Borrowed

3 November

Blaze and The Monster Machines: Season 4

4 November

The Good Doctor: Season 4 (Fast-Tracked)
The Wiggles: Ready, Steady, Wiggle! – Season 2
Baby Riki Feelings – Season 4

5 November

The Lighthouse
Van Wilder: Party Liaison
Light as a Feather: Season 1 – 2

8 November

Shaun the Sheep: Farmageddon

9 November

The Devil You Know: Season 1
The Fixies: Season 1 – 2
Kids Black History: Season 1

11 November

A Teacher: Season 1 (Fast-Tracked, triple-ep premiere)
5 Years Apart

13 November

We Die Young
Teen Mom OG: Season 5 – 6

15 November

Knives Out

16 November

Andy’s Baby Animals: Season 1
Nina and the Neurons: Season 10
The Gruffalo

17 November

His Dark Materials: Season 2 (Fast-Tracked)

19 November

The Other Two: Season 1

20 November

Godzilla (2014)
Mia and the White Lion
The Day Henry Met…: Season 1
Game Shakers: Season 2
The Penguins of Madagascar: Season 1
Christmas Bounty
A Christmas Cruise
Christmas in Montana
Christmas on the River
A Christmas Reunion
The Christmas Temp
A Kiss for Christmas
The Magical Christmas Shoes
A Princess for Christmas

21 November

The Bucket List
Teletubbies: Season 1

22 November

The Good Liar
The Blind Side
Yes, God, Yes

23 November

Boomerang: Season 1 – 2
Annie (2014)
The Aviator

24 November


26 November


27 November

Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood – Season 1 – 3
Body of Lies

29 November


30 November

300: Rise of an Empire