Netflix added 66 new movies and shows this week

Road to Perdition is new on Netflix

Welcome to another weekend roundup of what’s new on Netflix and because we’ve entered a new month, there’s a bunch of new movies and shows to watch as part of the new arrivals. A total of 66 new movies and shows have been released on Netflix US this week, so let’s review the full list and trends from this week below.

Missed one of last week’s additions? Netflix has added 18 new movies and shows with highlights, including the second season of Russian doll.


Best New Movies and Shows on Netflix

For more TV highlights, check out Jacob’s new favorite series, including ozark and At Grace and Frankie’s recent seasons.

road to perdition (2002)

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Director: Sam Mendes
Cast: Tom Hanks, Tyler Hoechlin, Rob Maxey
Writer: Max Allan Collins, Richard Piers Rayner, David Self
Duration: 117 minutes

A number of NYTimes reviews landed on Netflix today, but our highlight is Tom Hanks’ Oscar-winning 2002 film road to perdition by DreamWorks Pictures.

If you’ve never seen the movie, here’s what to expect:

“After a painful betrayal, a Depression-era henchman embarks on a remorseless quest to avenge his wife and son – against the man he thought was family.”


Donkey Movies

The three extended versions of the Donkey the back catalog just landed on Netflix today ahead of the remix of Fooled forever hits Netflix globally on May 20.

The three films amount to just under four hours of stunts, pranks and skits starring Johnny Knoxville, Ryan Dunn, Bam Margera, Dave England and Preston Lacy.


Full list of what’s new on Netflix this week

Note: This list only applies to US Netflix – those marked as Netflix Originals are mostly global releases though.

If you’d like to see an expanded list of new releases on Netflix, including trailers, title info, and more, head over to our What’s New on the Netflix Hub.

53 new movies added this week

  • 3 Ninjas: Kick Back (1994)
  • 365 Days: This Day (2022) Netflix Original
  • 40-Love (2021)
  • 42 (2013)
  • A Farewell to Ozark (2022) Netflix Original
  • A Wanted Man (2017)
  • A River Runs Through It (1992)
  • Big Eyes (2014)
  • Bubble (2022) Netflix Original
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
  • Corpse Bride (2005)
  • Crazy, Stupid, In Love. (2011)
  • David Spade: Nothing Personal (2022) Netflix Original
  • Thieves Den (2018)
  • Dirty Harry (1971)
  • The Cat in Dr. Seuss’ Hat (2003)
  • State of the Empire (2013)
  • Forget Sarah Marshall (2008)
  • Forrest Gump (1994)
  • Gangubai Kathiawadi (2022)
  • Happy Gilmore (1996)
  • Harold and Kumar Get the Munchies (2004)
  • Hello, my name is Doris (2015)
  • Honeymoon With My Mom (2022) Netflix Original
  • How Do You Know (2010)
  • Hyena Road (2015)
  • Jackass 2.5 (2007)
  • Jackass 3.5: The Explicit Movie (2011)
  • Jackass: The Movie (2002)
  • Kongsi Raya (2022)
  • Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
  • Menace Society II (1993)
  • Mishan impossible (2022)
  • Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
  • Rambo (2008)
  • Rambo: Last Blood (2019)
  • On the Road to Perdition (2002)
  • Rumspringa – An Amish in Berlin (2022) Netflix Original
  • Seven Years in Tibet (1997)
  • Siege of Silverton (2022) Netflix Original
  • Soul Surfer (2011)
  • Summer Country (2020)
  • The Trial of Adolf Eichmann (2011)
  • The Bucket List (2007)
  • The Gentlemen (2019)
  • The Lake House (2006)
  • The Marilyn Monroe Mystery: The Unreleased Tapes (2022) Netflix Original
  • The Living and the Dead (1995)
  • US Marshals (1998)
  • War of the Worlds (2005)
  • When Harry Met Sally… (1989)
  • Youth vs Government (2020)
  • You’ve Got Mail (1998)

13 new TV series added this week

  • Are you the chosen one? (2 seasons)
  • Arpo (Season 1)
  • Blippi Wonders (Season 1)
  • Bullsh*t The Gameshow (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Grace and Frankie (Season 7 – Final Season) Netflix Original
  • Komi Can’t Communicate (Season 1 – Part 2) Netflix Original
  • LEGO: Friends (Seasons 1-5)
  • Ozark (Season 4 Part 2) Netflix Original
  • Samurai Rabbit: The Usagi Chronicles (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • T-Rex Ranch (Season 1)
  • The 7 Lives of Lea (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Transformers: Cyberverse (Season 3)
  • Who Rules the World (Season 1 – New Episodes Weekly) Netflix Original

Most popular movies and shows on Netflix this week

Top movies on Netflix US this week

An unlikely movie has topped the US Netflix movie charts this week in the form of how it ends. The 2018 Netflix Original didn’t exactly set the world on fire when it was released four years ago, but it looks like it’s now finding an audience.

  1. How it ends (64 points)
  2. White Hot: The Rise and Fall of Abercrombie & Fitch (43 points)
  3. Shrek (42)
  4. 365 days: this day (40)
  5. Cleaner (38)
  6. The Marilyn Monroe Mystery: Unreleased Tapes (36)
  7. Shrek forever after (32)
  8. Siege of Silverton (31)
  9. The Adam Project (22)
  10. Shrek 2 (22)
  11. 365 days (18 points)
  12. Kung Fu Panda 3 (14)
  13. The blind side (14)
  14. Honeymoon with my mother (9)
  15. Adults (8 points)
  16. Gangubai Kathiawadi (5 points)
  17. A Madea Homecoming by Tyler Perry (2 points)

Top shows on Netflix US this week

The reality series sell sunset continues to perform well in the United States catapulting itself to the top of the charts. In an unlikely second place is the Spanish-language thriller series The scarred heart.

  1. Sell ​​Sunset (74)
  2. The Scarred Heart (65)
  3. Conversations with a Killer: The John Wayne Gacy Tapes (57 points)
  4. Bridgerton (46 points)
  5. Married at first sight (45)
  6. Anatomy of a Scandal (38 points)
  7. The ultimatum: get married or move on (28 points)
  8. Ozarks (20)
  9. Grace and Frankie (18)
  10. Bullsh*t The Gameshow (16 points)
  11. Hold on (16)
  12. You better call Saul (10)
  13. CoComelon (4 points)
  14. Favorite (3 points)

What are you watching on Netflix this week? Let us know in the comments below.

Alfonso E. Cramer