Movies and TV Shows Releasing in December – The Hollywood Reporter
Netflix is removing a number of movies and TV shows from its streaming library in December.
Movies leaving the platform this month include dramas The theory of everything and Lee Daniels’ Butlerboth of which will disappear mid-month on December 15.
The 2014 biographical romantic drama Theory of Everything stars Eddie Redmayne as famed theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking opposite frequent collaborator Felicity Jones as his wife Jane. Based on his 2007 memoir Traveling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen, the film chronicles their relationship, his diagnosis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and his work in the field of physics. The film also stars Charlie Cox, Emily Watson, Simon McBurney, Christian McKay, Harry Lloyd and David Thewlis.
The historic and award-winning drama Lee Daniels’ Butler debuted just a year before Theory of everythingand was inspired by Wil Haygood’s Washington Post article “A butler well served by this election”. Directed and co-produced by Daniels, starring Forest Whitaker and featuring an all-star cast that includes Oprah Winfrey, Jane Fonda, Terrence Howard, James Marsden, David Oyelowo, Liev Schreiber, Robin Williams and Mariah Carey, among others, the film chronicles real-life parts of Eugene Allen, who worked for decades in the White House.
A number of movie franchises are also set to leave Netflix in December, including three spy on kids movies and more Underworld movies, including the original, Underworld: Awakening and Underworld Rise of the Lycans. Award-winning dramas Gladiator, Memoirs of a Geisha, american mobster, cold mountain and Titanic all leave at the end of the month on December 31.
TV series set to leave the streamer in the last month of 2021 include all four seasons of the Lee Pace-led AMC drama Stop and catch fire, which traces the personal computer revolution of the 1980s and the rapid explosion of the World Wide Web that followed in the 1990s. It is scheduled to drop on December 13. The six seasons of Grey’s Anatomy spin off Private practice Also set to drop from Netflix on December 21.
As December is Christmas month, Netflix viewers will need to catch Mariah Carey’s Merriest Christmasa special Star Holiday celebration, before he leaves service on December 8.
Despite releasing all the content, Netflix has announced a number of new movies and TV shows that will be added over the course of the month, like Don’t look up and the witcher.
Read on for the list of movies and TV shows leaving Netflix in December.
The last OG: Seasons 1-2
Before I fall
It comes at night
Mariah Carey’s Merriest Christmas
Fifty: the series: Seasons 1-2
Stop and catch fire: Seasons 1-4
Saint Seiya: Seasons 1-6
Lee Daniels’ Butler
Maps to the stars
The theory of everything
Private practice: Seasons 1-6
2nd of Beethoven
A Cinderella Story
The Demon Within
do the right thing
Don’t be a threat to the south central by drinking your juices in the hood
Forensic files: Collections 1 to 9
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood: Parts 1 to 5
Fullmetal Alchemist: Season 1
The Great British Baking Show: the beginnings: Season 1
house party 2
house party 3
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life
The last air Master
Love costs nothing
The beautiful bones
Memoirs of a Geisha
my lovely lady
Puss in Boots
Rumor has it…
spy on kids
Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams
Spy Kids 3: Game Over
Underworld Rise of the Lycans
what a girl wants
What eats Gilbert Raisin