Netflix added 30 new movies and shows this week

The Call is now on Netflix (again) – Picture: Sony Pictures Releasing

It’s time to look back on the last 7 days on Netflix. In the past 7 days, Netflix US has seen the release of 30 new movies and shows and a brand new game.

Looking ahead, 22 new releases are scheduled for the next 7 days on Netflix US.


What’s new on Netflix this week

This weekend we saw 5 new titles drop.

These include:

  • The excellent film Night Crawler by Jake Gyllenhaal released in 2014
  • The Call from Sony Pictures with Halle Berry
  • My Liberation Notes – a new K-drama that is starting to release weekly episodes
  • All-new Malayalam thriller Night Drive

And our main highlight of the weekend is Our blues.

Our blues (Season 1 – New Episodes Weekly)

Genre: Drama
Cast: Lee Byung-hun, Shin Min-a, Cha Seoung-won, Lee Jung-eun, Han Ji-min, Kim Woo-bin
Duration: 56 minutes

One of the most anticipated new K-dramas so far in 2022 has been Our Blues which debuts in select Netflix regions this weekend with new episodes dropping weekly for the foreseeable future.

Here’s what you can expect if you decide to check it out:

“Romance is bittersweet – and life’s ups and downs – in multiple stories about people who live and work on bustling Jeju Island.”


New games on Netflix this week

Into the Dead 2: Unleashed

Developer: PikPok Games

One of the new games coming to Netflix in April this week is the port of Into the Dead 2 which is coming to Netflix without microtransactions.

The on-rails shooter has you killing hordes of undead. According to Comments The game isn’t bug-free but is one of Netflix Games’ most promising releases to date.


Full list of what’s new on Netflix this week

16 new movies added this week

  • The Apple of My Eye (2021)
  • Cobalt Blue (2021)
  • Dancing on Glass (2022) Netflix Original
  • Dasvi (2021)
  • Deck the Halls (2006)
  • Etharkkum Thunindhavan (2022)
  • Strength 2 (2016)
  • Furioza (2021) Netflix Original
  • Metal Lords (2022) Netflix Original
  • Michela Giraud: The truth, I swear! (2022)Netflix Original
  • Night Driving (2022)
  • Diablo (2014)
  • Back to Space (2022) Netflix Original
  • Ronny Chieng: Speakeasy (2022) Netflix Original
  • The Call (2013)
  • Yaksha: Ruthless Ops (2022) Netflix Original

14 new TV series added this week

  • Barbie: It Takes Two (Season 1)
  • Better Call Saul (Season 5)
  • Black Dog (Season 1)
  • Dirty Lines (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Elite (Season 5) Netflix Original
  • Green Eggs and Ham (Season 2) Netflix Original
  • Green Mothers Club (Season 1 – New Episodes Weekly) Netflix Original
  • Jimmy Savile: A British Horror Story (Limited Series) Netflix Original
  • My Release Notes (Season 1 – New Episodes Weekly) Netflix Original
  • Our Blues (Season 1 – New Episodes Weekly) Netflix Original
  • Queen of the South (Season 5)
  • Senzo: Murder of a Football Star (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • The Ultimatum: Get Married or Move On (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • TIGER AND RABBIT (Season 2) Netflix Original

Most popular shows and movies on Netflix this week

Using the top 10, we can see what’s been trending on Netflix US in the last 7 days.

The biggest movies on Netflix this week

  1. The blind side (73)
  2. Shrek forever after (71)
  3. Four brothers (45)
  4. The Bubble (44)
  5. Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (27)
  6. The Adam Project (23)
  7. Blade: Trinity (21)
  8. Blow (21)
  9. Rental (20 points)
  10. Monster in law (19)
  11. Molly’s game (17)
  12. Without paddle (17 points)
  13. Catch and release (10 points)
  14. Trust No One: The Hunt for the Crypto King (8 points)
  15. Blade Runner 2049 (7)
  16. Argo (6 points)
  17. Hello everyone (3 points)
  18. Shrek (2 points)
  19. How to Train Your Dragon (2 points)
  20. Furioza (2 points)
  21. Yaksha: Ruthless Operations (1 point)
  22. Shrek 2 (1 point)

The biggest shows on Netflix US this week

  1. Bridgerton (77 points)
  2. CoComelon (50)
  3. You better call Saul (48)
  4. Invent Anna (40)
  5. The ultimatum: get married or move on (39 points)
  6. Heart (38)
  7. Is it cake? (37 dots)
  8. Get organized with The Home Edit (29 points)
  9. Queen of the South (23)
  10. Pieces of her (18)
  11. Elite (11)
  12. The Last Kingdom (8)
  13. Business proposal (6 points)
  14. Super PupZ (2 points)
  15. Green eggs and ham (2 points)

What have you watched on Netflix this week? Let us know in the comments below.

Alfonso E. Cramer