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May is almost here and while warm weather beckons, Netflix is gearing up for a new programming which will keep you indoors. With a number of classic films and new Netflix original series coming and going, the upcoming schedule is front-loaded with quality content.

Users may be disappointed to know that the likes of Oceans 11, GoodFellas, and The Hurt Locker will no longer be available on the streaming platform alongside Stephanie Meyer’s The Host, Disney’s The Jungle Book, and psychological horror Silent Hill.

That being said, Netflix is planning to ease your disappointment by introducing The Bourne Ultimatum, Dear White People: Vol. 2, Shrek, Only God Forgives, Wanted and the classic Amelie. The platform will also release a host of originals, too.

For an overview of when your favorite shows are coming and leaving this May, check out the list below.

Coming to Netflix May 1

27: Gone Too Soon

A Life of Its Own: The Truth About Medical Marijuana


Barbie Dreamhouse Adventures: Season 1

Beautiful Girls


God’s Own Country

Hachi: A Dog’s Tale

Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay

Hellboy II: The Golden Army

High School Musical 3: Senior Year

John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous Live at Radio City – NETFLIX ORIGINAL

Mr. Woodcock

My Perfect Romance

Pocoyo & Cars

Pocoyo & The Space Circus

Queens of Comedy: Season 1

Reasonable Doubt

Red Dragon

Scream 2


Simon: Season 1

Sliding Doors

Sometimes – NETFLIX FILM

The Bourne Ultimatum

The Carter Effect

The Clapper

The Reaping

The Strange Name Movie

Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V: Season 2

Coming to Netflix May 2


Coming to Netflix May 4

A Little Help with Carol Burnett – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)


Busted!: Season 1 – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Dear White People: Volume 2 – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)


Forgive Us Our Debts – (NETFLIX FILM)

Kong: King of the Apes: Season 2 – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Manhunt – (NETFLIX FILM)

My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman: Tina Fey – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

No Estoy Loca

The Rain: Season 1 – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Coming to Netflix May 5

Ali Wong: Hard Knock Wife – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Coming to Netflix May 14

The Phantom of the Opera

Coming to Netflix May 15


Mamma Mia!

The 40-Year-Old Virgin

The Kingdom


Coming to Netflix May 18


Catching Feelings – (NETFLIX FILM)

Inspector Gadget: Season 4 – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Coming to Netflix May 19

Bridge to Terabithia

Disney’s Scandal: Season 7

Small Town Crime

Coming to Netflix May 20

Some Kind of Beautiful

Coming to Netflix May 21

Señora Acero: Season 4

Coming to Netflix May 22

Mob Psycho 100: Season 1 – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Shooter: Season 2

Terrace House: Opening New Doors: Part 2 – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Tig Notaro: Happy to Be Here – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Coming to Netflix May 23


Coming to Netflix May 24

Fauda: Season 2 – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Survivors Guide to Prison

Coming to Netflix May 25


Steve Martin and Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

The Toys That Made Us: Season 2 – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Trollhunters: Part 3 – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Coming to Netflix May 26

Sara’s Notebook – (NETFLIX FILM)

Coming to Netflix May 27

The Break with Michelle Wolf – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Coming to Netflix May 29


Coming to Netflix May 30

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Season 4 – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Coming to Netflix May 31

Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman: Howard Stern – (NETFLIX ORIGINAL)

Leaving Netflix May 1

Bridget Jones’s Diary



Charlotte’s Web

Field of Dreams


Ocean’s Eleven


Silent Hill

The Exorcism of Emily Rose

The Hurt Locker

To Rome With Love

To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar

Leaving Netflix May 2

12 Dates of Christmas

Beauty & the Briefcase

Cadet Kelly

Camp Rock

Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam

Cow Belles


Disney’s The Cheetah Girls

Disney’s The Cheetah Girls 2

Disney’s The Cheetah Girls: One World


Geek Charming

Good Luck Charlie: It’s Christmas

Hello Sister, Goodbye Life

High School Musical

High School Musical 2

Jump In!

Lemonade Mouth

Little Einsteins: Seasons 1 – 2

My Fake Fiancé

Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension

Phineas and Ferb: Seasons 1 – 4

Princess Protection Program

Princess: A Modern Fairytale

Read It and Weep

Revenge of the Bridesmaids

Sharpay’s Fabulous Adventure

Special Agent Oso: Seasons 1 – 2


Teen Spirit

The Secret Life of the American Teenager: Seasons 1 – 5

Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior

Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie

Leaving Netflix May 7

The Host

Leaving Netflix May 12

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Leaving Netflix May 30

Disney’s The Jungle Book

In other movie news, ‘Stranger Things’ season 3 is now in production.

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