As we bid good riddance to 2020 after what felt like a long year, Netflix has plans to remove a long list of titles from the streaming platform in January. To make sure your favorite shows and movies are sticking around a little bit longer for you to binge during the era of social distancing, keep an eye on this list of Netflix content leaving the platform throughout January 2021. With the streaming wars in full effect, a number of classics will be cut from the platform this month, so make sure you're squeezing in a viewing or two of titles from the list below that are getting the ax.
After you see what's on the chopping block, check out the full list of dozens of fresh additional movies and TV shows headed to Netflix for the new year.
LEAVING 1/1 - 1/24
QB1: Beyond the Lights: Season 2
The Monster (2016)
The Tudors: Seasons 1-4
Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
Haven: Seasons 1-5
The Master (2012)
A Serious Man (2009)
Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
Waco: Limited Series (2018)
Friday Night Tykes: Seasons 1-4
Fireplace 4K: Classic Crackling Fireplace from Fireplace for Your Home
Fireplace 4K: Crackling Birchwood from Fireplace for Your Home
Fireplace for Your Home: Season
When Calls the Heart: Seasons 1-5prevnext
COMING 1/26 - 1/31
We Are Your Friends (2015)
Swiss Army Man (2016)
The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014)
A Thin Line Between Love & Hate (1996)
Braxton Family Values: Seasons 1-2
Death at a Funeral (2010)
Employee of the Month (2006)
For Colored Girls (2010)
Mr. Deeds (2002)
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BINGE-WORTHY NETFLIX ORIGINALS TO ADD TO YOUR LIST:
Is one of your favorites on the list above? Don't worry, there are still a ton of other fan-favorite original Netflix shows and movies you can binge. Check them out below.
The Midnight Sky: George Clooney stars in The Midnight Sky, a post-apocalyptic tale that follows a lonely scientist in the Arctic as he races to stop Sully (Felicity Jones) and her fellow astronauts from returning home to a mysterious global catastrophe. Clooney directs the adaptation of Lily Brooks-Dalton’s acclaimed novel Good Morning, Midnight, co-starring David Oyelowo, Kyle Chandler, Demián Bichir and Tiffany Boone.
The Midnight Sky is available to stream on Netflix now.prevnext
'SELENA: THE SERIES'
Before she became the Queen of Tejano Music, Selena Quintanilla was a young girl from Texas with big dreams and an even bigger voice. Selena: The Series explores her journey from singing small gigs to becoming the most successful female Latin artist of all time — and the years of hard work and sacrifice the Quintanilla family navigated together.
Selena: The Series is available to stream on Netflix now.prevnext
'SONG EXPLODER' — VOLUME 2
Based on the acclaimed podcast of the same name, and from host Hrishikesh Hirway and Oscar-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville, each episode of Song Exploder features some of the world's greatest musicians as they reveal how they brought one of their songs to life. The series weaves together in-depth interviews, archival footage, and raw recordings as each artist breaks down their song, layer by layer, sharing intimate insight into the personal inspiration behind the music and lyrics. Featured artists in Volume 2 include Dua Lipa, The Killers, Nine Inch Nails and Natalia Lafourcade.
Volume 2 of Song Exploder is available to stream now.prevnext
'THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT'
Based on the novel by Walter Tevis, the Netflix limited series drama The Queen's Gambit is a coming-of-age story that explores the true cost of genius. Abandoned and entrusted to a Kentucky orphanage in the late 1950s, a young Beth Harmon (Anya Taylor-Joy) discovers an astonishing talent for chess while developing an addiction to tranquilizers provided by the state as a sedative for the children. Haunted by her personal demons and fueled by a cocktail of narcotics and obsession, Beth transforms into an impressively skilled and glamorous outcast while determined to conquer the traditional boundaries established in the male-dominated world of competitive chess. The series is directed and written by two-time Academy Award nominee Scott Frank and executive produced by Frank, William Horberg and Allan Scott, who also co-created the series. The Queen's Gambit stars Anya Taylor-Joy, Marielle Heller, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Moses Ingram, Harry Melling and Bill Camp.
All seven episodes of The Queen's Gambit are available to stream on Netflix now.prevnext
'THE CROWN' - SEASON 40comments
Season 4 of The Crown is finally streaming on Netflix, having debuted in November. Season 4 follows, among other historical events, the arrival of Lady Diana Spencer to the British royal house and the highs and lows of her tragic love story with Prince Charles. Actress Emma Corrin plays Diana and shares plenty of screen time with Josh O'Connor as Charles and Emerald Fennell as Camilla Parker Bowles. Olivia Colman stayed on as Queen Elizabeth II, as did Tobias Menzies as Prince Philip and Helena Bonham Carter as Princess Margaret. Newcomer Gillian Anderson plays Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.
Seasons 1-4 of The Crown are available to stream now.prev