Best New Movies Added to Netflix This Week: March 12, 2022

The Adam Project (2022) is now available to stream on Netflix

March continues to be an action-packed month for new movies on Netflix. The list of arrivals this week contains that of Shawn Levy The Adam Projectone of our most anticipated releases on Netflix in 2022.

If you missed any of Netflix’s new releases this week, you can go back and see everything new through our What’s New on Netflix hub.

Here are the best new movies on Netflix this week:


The Adam Project (2022) NOT

Director: Shawn Levy
Kind: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | Duration: 106 minutes
To throw: Ryan Reynolds, Walker Scobell, Mark Ruffalo, Jennifer Garner, Zoe Saldana

Ryan Reynolds and Shawn Levy once teamed up in the popular Easter egg-filled sci-fi comedy free guy. The pair have teamed up again for what is Netflix’s biggest movie release of the year yet, The Adam Project.

13-year-old Adam Reed is still reeling from the death of his father when a mysterious man from the future claiming to be a future Adam arrives. As part of a secret mission from the future, the two men must embark in the past to save their father, otherwise the dark future of humanity is sealed.


Beirut (2018)

Director: Brad Anderson
Kind: Action, Crime, Drama | Duration: 110 minutes
To throw: Jon Hamm, Jay Potter, Leila Bekhti, Kate Fleetwood, Mark Pellegrino

Ben Affleck’s Argo fans can really enjoy a frenzy of Beirut This weekend.

At the height of the civil war in Beirut, an American spy is arrested and kidnapped. To bring him back from imprisonment, a stranded ex-diplomat is sent to town to organize a dangerous prisoner swap.


The Bombardment (2022) NOT

Director: Olé Bornedal
Kind: Drama, War | Duration: 100 minutes
To throw: Bertram Bisgaard Enevoldsen, Ester Birch, Ella Josephine Lund Nilsson, Malena Lucia Lodhal

Some of the best WWII movies on Netflix have recently come from several parts of Europe. This time the Danes are seizing the opportunity to tell the world one of the many incredible stories of the war.

The lives of several Copenhageners changed forever when a World War II bombing mission accidentally targeted an entire school full of children.


Dunkirk (2017)

Director: Christopher Nolan
Kind: Action, Drama, History | Duration: 106 minutes
To throw: Fionn Whitehead, Barry Keoghan, Mark Rylance, Tom Hardy, Damien Bonnard

One of the best war movies of the 21st century, Christopher Nolan is a master of his craft.

As the German blitzkrieg pushes the British army towards the shores of Dunkirk, they are moments away from potential annihilation. It takes the courage of men, their Air Force defenders, and the courage of civilians to bring them home.


London Has Fallen (2016) – Available Sunday

Director: Babak Najafi
Kind: Action, Thriller | Duration: 99 minutes
To throw: Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman, Angela Bassett, Alon Aboutboul

The Has Fallen franchise is one of the hit surprise franchises of the 2010s. But the pairing of Gerard Butler and Morgan Freeman is a match made in big bucks at the box office.

While attending the funeral of the British Prime Minister, Mike Banning is caught up in an assassination plot against all the world leaders present.


What new movies will you be watching on Netflix this weekend? Let us know in the comments below!

Alfonso E. Cramer