Goodbye Jax Teller, Hello Thanos: What’s Coming and Going From Netflix in December


‘Infinity War’ coming to Netflix in December. Courtesy of IMDb.

Fans of Thanos rejoice! Marvel Studio’s Avengers: Infinity War hits the streaming service on Dec. 25 so you will be able to relive every single dusty moment as Marvel’s heroes take on their biggest cinematic enemy yet. Still not ready to live through that Peter Parker/Tony Stark moment again? No worries, we have you covered. Here are our recommendations for what’s coming and going on Netflix in December.


Sons of Anarchy, seasons 1-7 (Leaving December 1)

Jackson Teller (Charlie Hunnam) fans have two weeks to finish binge watching all seven seasons of the popular drama centered on a motorcycle club in the small town of Charming. The ensemble cast also includes Katey Sagal, Ron Perlman, Maggie Siff, Kim Coates and Theo Rossi.


Groundhog Day (Leaving December 1)

The 1993 Bill Murray classic finds arrogant weatherman Phil Connors inexplicably reliving the same day (Groundhog Day) over and over again. After first using this to his advantage, Connors eventually has a change of attitude and learns an important life lesson. Also starring Andie MacDowell as news producer Rita.


Disney’s Moana (Leaving December 20)

The popular animated story about a determined girl seeking a demigod to break a curse on her people will be saying goodbye to Netflix towards the end of the month. The unlikely team of Moana and demigod Maui, the songs “You’re Welcome” and “Shiny”, as well as Moana’s realization that she, not Maui, has what it takes to save her people, all make this movie a must see.


Troy (Leaving December 31)

This epic 2004 film about the Trojan war stars Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom, Diane Kruger, Brian Cox and Brendan Gleeson. When Troy’s Prince Paris runs off with Helen, the Queen of Sparta, they unknowingly spark a war between the Greeks and the Trojans.



Shaun of the Dead (Arriving December 1)

Shaun’s girlfriend has dumped him, his employees walk all over him, his best friend Ed is a lazy bum, and zombies have taken over London. With Ed by his side, Shaun sets out to rescue his girlfriend and his mum and get everyone to the safest place he knows, his favorite pub, the Winchester.


Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (Arriving December 7)

Andy Serkis directs a Netflix original with this classic story of Mowgli, the human child raised in India’s jungles by a pack of wolves. Benedict Cumberbatch, Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett and Serkis himself star.


The Theory of Everything (Arriving December 16)

The incredible story of the relationship between Stephen and Jane Hawking follows their life together from their first meeting through their marriage as he battles ALS. The film stars Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones.


The Magicians season 3 (Arriving December 24)

The third season of Syfy’s supernatural series about a group of students recruited to a secretive academy hits Netflix just in time for a Christmas Eve binge. Catch up before season 4’s January 23 premiere.


Marvel Studio’s Avengers: Infinity War (Arriving December 25)

When the powerful titan Thanos threatens to destroy the universe the Avengers and their allies must join forces to  stop him in this third Avengers film. As they fight to keep Thanos from collecting all five Infinity Stones the fate of the world, and the Avengers themselves, hangs in the balance.


See below for the full list of titles coming and going on Netflix in December.

Arriving December 1

8 Mile
Astro Boy
The Big Lebowski
Bride of Chucky
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Crossroads: One Two Jaga
Friday After Next
The Great British Baking Show: Masterclass: Season 5 Masterclasses
The Last Dragon
Man vs Wild with Sunny Leone: Season 1
The Man Who Knew Too Little
Meet Joe Black
Memories of the Alhambra
My Bloody Valentine
Next Friday
Reindeer Games
Seven Pounds
Shaun of the Dead
Terminator Salvation

Arriving December 2

The Lobster

Arriving December 3

Blue Planet II: Season 1
Hero Mask
The Sound of Your Heart: Reboot Season 2

Arriving December 4

District 9

Arriving December 6

Happy: Season 1

Arriving December 7

5 Star Christmas
The American Meme
Bad Blood
Dogs of Berlin
Free Rein: The Twelve Neighs of Christmas
The Hook Up Plan (Plan Coeur)
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle
Nailed It! Holiday
Neo Yokio: Pink Christmas
Pine Gap
The Ranch: Part 6
ReMastered: Who Killed Jam Master Jay?
Super Monsters and the Wish Star

Arriving December 9

Sin senos sí hay paraíso: Season 3

Arriving December 10

Michael Jackson’s This Is It

Arriving December 11

Vir Das: Losing It

Arriving December 12

Back Street Girls: Gokudols
Out of Many, One

Arriving December 13

Wanted: Season 3

Arriving December 14

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: A Midwinter’s Tale
Cuckoo: Season 4
Dance & Sing with True: Songs
The Fix
Fuller House: Season 4
The Innocent Man
Inside the Real Narcos
Inside the World’s Toughest Prisons: Season 3
Prince of Peoria: A Christmas Moose Miracle
The Protector
Sunderland Til I Die
Travelers: Season 3
Voltron: Legendary Defender: Season 8

Arriving December 16

Baby Mama
Kill the Messenger
One Day
Springsteen on Broadway
The Theory of Everything

Arriving December 18

Ellen DeGeneres: Relatable
Terrace House: Opening New Doors: Part 5

Arriving December 21

3Below: Tales of Arcadia
7 Days Out
Back With the Ex
Bad Seeds
Bird Box
The Casketeers
Derry Girls
Greenleaf: Season 3
Last Hope: Part 2
Sirius the Jaeger
Struggle: The Life and Lost Art of Szukalski
Tales by Light: Season 3
Wolf (BÖRÜ)

Arriving December 24

Hi Score Girl
The Magicians: Season 3

Arriving December 25

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown — Season 11
Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War

Arriving December 26

Alexa & Katie: Season 2

Arriving December 28

Instant Hotel
La noche de 12 años
Selection Day
When Angels Sleep
Yummy Mummies

Arriving December 30

The Autopsy of Jane Doe

Arriving December 31

The Bill Murray Stories: Life Lessons Learned From a Mythical Man

Leaving December 1

Cabin Fever
Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever
Groundhog Day
Happily N’Ever After
Happily N’Ever After 2: Snow White
Hellbound: Hellraiser II
Sons of Anarchy: Seasons 1-7
Spider-Man 3
Spy Hard
Stephen King’s Children of the Corn
Swept Under
The Covenant
The Game

Leaving December 4

Air Bud: Seventh Inning Fetch
Air Bud: Spikes Back
Air Bud: World Pup
Air Buddies
Cars Toon: Mater’s Tall Tales
Spooky Buddies
Tarzan & Jane
The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars
The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue
The Crimson Wing: Mystery of the Flamingos
The Search for Santa Paws
Tinker Bell
Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure

Leaving December 7


Leaving December 10

Battle Royale
Battle Royale 2

Leaving December 15

Step Up 2: The Streets

Leaving December 16

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

Leaving December 17

Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2

Leaving December 19

Ip Man: The Final Fight

Leaving December 20

Disney’s Moana
Food, Inc.
I Give It a Year

Leaving December 22


Leaving December 25

Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Leaving December 31


Em joined the Nerds and Beyond staff in 2018, excited to combine her two great loves of fangirling and writing. Her favorite things include Louden Swain, Kings of Con, Band of Brothers, Marvel, and DC. In her spare time she can usually be found watching her favorite classic films or writing poetry about her favorite band, Louden Swain. Find her on Twitter at @invisible_heir.

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