What’s leaving Sky and NOW TV in September / October 2019?
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As October looms, the nights are drawing in and summer is an increasingly distant memory, but those long, dark evenings are perfect for catching up with some of Sky and NOW TV’s highlights. Whether it’s a true crime box set, a drag race contest, one of the best TV series of the past decade or a host of Disney favourites, this month is your last chance to stream the following:
Warrior: Season 1 – 26th September
Cinemax drama about a martial arts prodigy who immigrates to San Francisco from China and becomes a hatchet man for the most powerful Tong organisation in Chinatown. Based on an original concept by Bruce Lee.
RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars: Season 1 to 4 – 30th September
Don’t miss your chance to revel in this spin-off series that sees RuPaul bring back past contestants to compete for a spot in the Drag Race Hall of Fame.
The Case Against Adnan Syed – 30th September
In 2014, the podcast Serial burst onto the scene and arguably revived interest in true crime documentaries with the gripping account of the murder of Baltimore high school student Hae Min Lee and the subsequent trial and conviction of her ex-boyfriend, Adnan Syed. Now, Academy Award nominee Amy Berg directs a re-examination of the case with exclusive access to Syed and those involved with the trial, with up to date developments on his ongoing appeal.
The Wire: Season 1 to 5 – 30th September
David Simon’s Emmy® Award-winning drama stars Dominic West (The Affair) as Detective Jimmy McNulty, who along with his fellow investigators attempts to infiltrate a West Baltimore drug ring headed by the elusive Avon Barksdale (Wood Harris) and his lieutenant, Stringer Bell (Idris Elba).
Der Pass – 18th October
A German and Austrian detective team up in dangerous pursuit of a ritualistic killer. Gripping Sky original inspired by Scandi hit The Bridge.
Other TV shows leaving in September / October 2019:
26th September Guardians Of The Glades: Season 1 When Nature Calls: Season 1
27th September Blowing Up History: Season 1 Blowing Up History: Season 2
28th September The Hills: Season 1 The Hills: Season 2 The Hills: Season 3 The Hills: Season 4 The Hills: Season 5 The Hills: Season 6
29th September Greatest Events Of World War II: Season 1 Bobby & Harriet Get Married Broad City: Season 1 Broad City: Season 2 Broad City: Season 3 Broad City: Season 4 Broad City: Season 5 Nurse Jackie: Season 6 The Orville: Season 2
30th September 30 Degrees In February: Season 2 Anarchy In Manchester: Season 1 Blue Bloods: Season 1 Blue Bloods: Season 2 Blue Bloods: Season 3 Blue Bloods: Season 4 Blue Bloods: Season 5 Blue Bloods: Season 6 Blue Bloods: Season 7 Blue Bloods: Season 8 Darbar Festival 2016: Season 2 Discovering: The Monkees: Season 5 Golden State Killer: Unmasked: Season 1 South Park: Season 7 South Park: Season 8 South Park: Season 9 Takeshi’s Castle: Season 1 Takeshi’s Castle: Season 2 Takeshi’s Castle: Season 3 Takeshi’s Castle: Season 4 Teachers: Season 1 Teachers: Season 2 How I Caught The Killer: Season 1 Late Late Show With James Corden: Season 3 Inside Evil: Season 1 Modern Family: Season 7 Spy: Season 2
1st October Daria: Season 1 Daria: Season 2 Daria: Season 3 Daria: Season 4 Daria: Season 5 Faking It: Season 1 Faking It: Season 2 Faking It: Season 3 HMS Ark Royal: Season 1 The Blacklist: Season 3
2nd October The Blacklist: Season 2
3rd October The Ricky Gervais Show: Season 2 The Blacklist: Season 1
4th October For The People: Season 2
5th October When Sharks Attack: Season 4
6th October Dimension 404: Season 1 My Kitchen Rules Australia: Season 10
10th October Battle Of The Brass Bands: Season 1 Just Tattoo Of Us USA: Season 2 Ridiculousness: Season 12
11th October Hawaii Five-0: Season 6
12th October Alaskan Bush People: Season 4 John Sturges: The Directors: Season 3 Teen Mom UK: Season 6
13th October Wings of War: Season 1
14th October Black Books: Season 2
15th October How the Universe Works: Season 6 How the Universe Works: Season 7 NASA’s Greatest Missions: Season 1 NASA’s Unexplained Files: Season 3 Secret Space Escapes: Season 1 Strip the Cosmos: Season 1 Supergirl: Season 1 16th October Street Outlaws: Season 5 17th October Ridiculousness: Season 12 18th October The Hills: New Beginnings: Season 1 19th October Catfish: The TV Show: Season 7 20th October When Sharks Attack: Season 5 Movies Big Hero 6 – 24th September Meet Baymax, a sort of inflatable healthcare robot that, when kitted out with the latest tech by his owner Hiro, becomes a crime fighting machine. Call Me By Your Name – 25th September This swooning ode to first love, starring Timothee Chalamet and Armie Hammer, is impossibly ravishing cinema. Disney Movies – 26th September A whole host of Disney movies are departing Sky Cinema this month, from Brother Bear and Cars to WALL-E, in what appears to be a sign that the House of Mouse is reclaiming its films ahead of the launch of subscription service Disney+ – although there is no word yet on an official UK release date for the platform. Sky Cinema still has the rights to a number of Disney movies, however, until the end of this year and into 2020 and 2021. Professor Marston And The Wonder Women – 29th September Eyebrow-raising, expertly acted and archly self-aware, this is a complex, kinky and enjoyably provocative drama. The Exorcist – 30th September The scariest movie ever made? The Exorcist just might be, not because it’s a story of possession, but because it’s a study of one troubled priest’s faith, as it comes up against an extremely powerful dark force. My Best Friend’s Wedding – 30th September “From the moment I wake up…” Other movies leaving in September / October 2019: 25th September Jupiter’s Moon Renegades (2017) 26th September 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea A Bug’s Life A Goofy Movie Bedknobs And Broomsticks Bedtime Stories Brother Bear Brother Bear 2 Cars Cars 3 Cinderella (2015) Confessions Of A Teenage Drama Queen Day & Night Disney’s The Kid DuckTales The Movie: Treasure Of the Lost Lamp Feast (2014) G-Force George And A.J. George Of The Jungle Gone In 60 Seconds Heavyweights Holes Home On The Range Homeward Bound II: Lost In San Francisco Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey Inside Out Invincible Knick Knack La Luna Luxo Jr. Man Of The House Mater And The Ghostlight McFarland, USA Mickey’s Once Upon A Christmas Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers Mighty Joe Young National Treasure National Treasure: Book of Secrets Night Crossing Pocahontas Pooh’s Heffalump Movie Prom Ratatouille Red’s Dream Return To Oz Snow Buddies Snow Dogs Space Buddies Super Rhino Superdad Swiss Family Robinson (1960) Tangled Tarzan Tarzan II The Ballad Of Nessie The Barefoot Executive The Black Hole The Blue Umbrella The Good Dinosaur The Great Mouse Detective The Greatest Game Ever Played The Island At The Top of The World The Last Flight Of Noah’s Ark The Lion King The Lion King 1 1/2 The Lion King 2: Simba’s Pride The Million Dollar Duck The Pacifier The Pixar Story The Princess And The Frog The Rocketeer The Santa Clause The Santa Clause 2 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause The Wild Tinker Bell And The Great Fairy Rescue Tinker Bell And The Lost Treasure Tom And Huck Tomorrowland: A World Beyond Treasure Buddies Treasure Planet Underdog Wall-E 27th September Dear Dictator I Love You, Man 28th September Geostorm V For Vendetta 29th September Alien Invasion: S.U.M.1 Did You Hear About The Morgans? 30th September 22 Chaser A Place In The Sun Any Which Way You Can Bad Santa Barracuda Beetlejuice The Beguiled (1971) Billy Madison Casablanca Collateral Damage Death Race Dinner For Schmucks Doctor Zhivago Don’t Hang Up Drop Zone Escape From The Planet Of The Apes FML Forces Of Nature Guns Of The Magnificent Seven Heartlock Hell Is For Heroes John Carpenter’s The Ward Life (1999) National Lampoon’s Animal House Planes: Fire & Rescue Planet Of The Apes Pretty In Pink Return of The Seven Road Hard Scent Of A Woman Star Trek Steel Magnolias The Frighteners The Last Diamond The Magnificent Seven Ride! The Odd Couple The Shanghai Job This Christmas To Sir With Love Wetlands Zombillenium xXx2: The Next Level 1st October All About Steve Species 3rd October Permission (2017) Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen 4th October The Midnight Man (2016) 5th October Fashionista 7th October The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button 8th October U.S. Marshals 10th October I Do… Until I Don’t 11th October An Ordinary Man 12th October The Mimic (2017) 13th October Dean 14th October Angus, Thongs And Perfect Snogging Free Preview Rocketman Talladega Nights: The Ballad Of Ricky Bobby 16th October Failure To Launch Free Preview Aladdin (2019) 18th October Daddy’s Home 2 Same Kind Of Different As Me The Love Guru 20th October John Carpenter’s Ghosts Of Mars