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What’s new on Netflix in May

By Hunter Trzeciak, arts and entertainment editor

As summer is approaching, students are counting down the days until they can stay up watching the streaming service into the wee hours of the morning without having to worry about waking up early the next day.  The standout additions this month include the real life boxing drama “Southpaw”, Netflix Original “War Machine” staring Hollywood heartthrob Brad Pitt, as well as the American-German war film, “Inglourious Basterds”.  Here is a complete list of new additions to Netflix for the month of May.

Available May 1

“American Experience: The Big Burn”

“American Experience: The Boys of ’36”

“Anvil! The Story of Anvil”

“Blood on the Mountain”




“Don’t Think Twice”


“Forrest Gump”

“Happy Feet”

“In the Shadow of Iris”


“Losing Sight of Shore”

“Malibu’s Most Wanted”


“Raja Hindustani”

“Richard Pryor: Icon”

“Under Arrest”: Season 5


Available May 2

“Bodyguards: Secret Lives from the Watchtower”

“Hija De La Laguna”

“Maria Bamford: Old Baby”

“Two Lovers and a Bear”


Available May 5

“Handsome: A Netflix Mystery Movie”

“Kazoops!”: Season 3

“Sense8”: Season 2

“Simplemente Manu NNa”

“Spirit: Riding Free”: Season 1

“The Last Kingdom”: Season 2

“The Mars Generation”


Available May 6

“Cold War 2”

“When the Bough Breaks”


Available May 7


“Stake Land II”

“The Host”


Available May 8

“Beyond the Gates”

“Hunter Gatherer”


Available May 9

“Norm Macdonald: Hitler’s Dog, Gossip & Trickery”

“Queen of the South”: Season 1

“All We Had”


Available May 10

“El apóstata”

“The Adventure Club”


Available May 11

“Switched at Birth”: Season 5

“The Fosters”: Season 4


Available May 12

“All Hail King Julien: Exiled”: Season 1

“Anne with an E”: Season 1

“Get Me Roger Stone”

“Master of None”: Season 2




Available May 15

“Command and Control”



“Sherlock”: Series 4

“The Intent”


Available May 16

“Tracy Morgan: Staying Alive”

“The Break-Up”

“The Place Beyond the Pines”


Available May 18

“Royal Pains”: Season 8

“Riverdale”: Season 1

Available May 19



“The Keepers”: Season 1

“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”: Season 3


Available May 21

“What’s With Wheat”


Available May 22

“Inglourious Basterds”

“They Call Us Monsters”


Available May 23

“Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King”

“Dig Two Graves”


Available May 24



Available May 26


“Bloodline”: Season 3

“I am Jane Doe”

“Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower”

“War Machine”


Available May 28

“Bunk’d”: Season 2


Available May 29

“Forever Pure”

“A New High”


Available May 30

“F is for Family”: Season 2

“House of Cards”: Season 5

“Marvel’s Doctor Strange”


“Sarah Silverman A Speck of Dust”

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Journalism Adviser, Saegertown Jr. Sr. High School

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