Streaming libraries expand and contract. Algorithms are imperfect. Those damn thumbnail images are always changing. But you know what you can always rely on? The expert opinions and knowledgeable commentary of The A.V. Club. That’s why we’re scouring both the menus of the most popular services and our own archives to bring you these guides to the best viewing options, broken down by streamer, medium, and genre. Want to know why we’re so keen on a particular show? Click the “read more” link for some in-depth coverage from The A.V. Club’s past. And be sure to check back often, because we’ll be adding more recommendations as shows come and go.
Here’s the best of the funny stuff on Netflix for August 2020: Comedy Bang! Bang! has, sadly, gone comedy bye bye, but Cobra Kai is opening up a second location on August 28 in anticipation of its upcoming third season. If you’re looking for a TV drama on Netflix, check out our picks here; we’ve got recommendations for comedy specials and the best movies, too.