Netflix Lineup: What’s Coming and Going May 2022

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Netflix’s blossoming lineup for May 2022 is a big one. The highly-anticipated and long-awaited first part of Stranger Things 4 will finally drop, as well as the fourth season of the hit social media reality competition The Circle, which will air episodes weekly. Rebel Wilson’s new Netflix original film Senior Year will also be premiering next month. Fan-favorite titles include Corpse Bride, multiple Jackass films including Jackass 4.5; a compilation film of deleted scenes from Jackass Forever, Forrest Gump, and Crazy, Stupid, Love, among others.

Titles leaving Netflix throughout May include Downton Abbey in its entirety, Hairspray, Free Willy, and The Blind Side.

Keep reading to see everything coming and going on Netflix for May 2022!

What’s Coming

Senior Year

This new film stars Rebel Wilson, whose character was the popular cheerleader in high school in the early 2000s but went into a coma for 20 years. Now she has to relive her senior year and regain her social status and claim the prom queen crown.

Stranger Things 4: Vol. 1

It’s the beginning of the end in Stranger Things 4 after the group is separated following the events of the Stranger Things 3 finale. The season is split into two parts and will also feature horror icon Robert Englund as the Upside Down’s newest monster.

May 1

3 Ninjas: Kick Back



A River Runs Through It

Are You the One?: Season 6

Blippi Wonders: Season 1

Corpse Bride

Crazy, Stupid, Love

Den of Thieves

Dirty Harry

Empire State

Forrest Gump

Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle

Hello, My Name Is Doris

Jackasss: The Movie

Jackass 2.5

Jackass 3.5

John Q

Menace II Society

Once Upon a Time in America


Rambo: Last Blood

Road to Perdition

Seven Years in Tibet

Soul Surfer


The Gentlemen

The Lake House

U.S. Marshals (1998)

War of the Worlds

When Harry Met Sally

You’ve Got Mail

May 2

Octonauts: Above & Beyond: Season 2 — Netflix Family

May 3

Hold Your Breath: The Ice DriveNetflix Documentary

May 4


40 Years YoungNetflix Film

El marginal: Season 5 — Netflix Series

Meltdown: Three Mile IslandNetflix Documentary

Summertime: Season 3 — Netflix Series

The Circle: Season 4 — Netflix Series

May 5

Blood SistersNetflix Series

ClarkNetflix Series

The PentaverateNetflix Series

Thomas & Friends: All Engines Go: Season 1

Wild BabiesNetflix Documentary

May 6

Along for the RideNetflix Film

MarmadukeNetflix Film

TharNetflix Film

The Sound of MagicNetflix Series

The TakedownNetflix Film

Welcome to Eden — Netflix Series

May 8

Christina P: Mom Genes — Netflix Comedy Special

May 9

Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Sustainable WarNetflix Anime

May 10

42 Days of Darkness — Netflix Series

Brotherhood: Season 2 — Netflix Series

Outlander: Season 5

Operation MincemeatNetflix Film

Our FatherNetflix Documentary

The Circle: Season 4 — Netflix Series

The Getaway KingNetflix Film

Workin’ Moms: Season 6 — Netflix Series

May 12

Maverix — Netflix Comedy Special

Savage BeautyNetflix Series

May 13

Bling Empire: Season 2 — Netflix Series

New HeightsNetflix Series

Senior YearNetflix Film

The Life and Movies of Erşan Kuneri Netflix Series

The Lincoln LawyerNetflix Series

May 14


May 15

PJ Masks: Season 4

May 16

Blippi’s Adventures

Servant of the People: Seasons 2-3

Vampire in the GardenNetflix Anime

May 17

The Future Diary: Season 2 — Netflix Series

May 18

Cyber Hell: Exposing an Internet HorrorNetflix Documentary

Love on the Spectrum U.S.Netflix Series

The Circle: Season 4 — Netflix Series

The Perfect Family — Netflix Film

Toscana — Netflix Film

Who Killed Sara?: Season 3 — Netflix Series

May 19

A Perfect PairingNetflix Film

Insiders: Season 2 — Netflix Series

Rodrigo Sant’Anna: I’ve ArrivedNetflix Comedy Special

The Boss Baby: Back in the CribNetflix Family

The G Word with Adam ConoverNetflix Documentary

The Photographer: Murder in PinamarNetflix Documentary

May 20

Ben Is Back

F*ck Love TooNetflix Film

Jackass 4.5Netflix Film

Love, Death & Robots: Volume 3 — Netflix Series

Wrong Side of the TracksNetflix Series

May 22

ONE PIECE: New Episodes

May 23

Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045: Season 2 — Netflix Anime

GodspeedNetflix Film

Sea of LoveNetflix Family

May 25

Larva Pendant Netflix Film

Somebody Feed Phil: Season 5 — Netflix Series

The Circle: Season 4 — Netflix Series

May 26

Insiders: Season 2 — Netflix Series

My Little Pony: Make Your MarkNetflix Family

Pokémon Master Journeys: The Series: Part 3 — Netflix Family

May 27


Stranger Things 4: Vol. 1 — Netflix Series

May 30

Mighty Little Bheem: I Love Taj MahalNetflix Family

May 31

Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Season 1

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Season 1

Coming Soon

Like a Rolling Stone: The Life & Times of Ben Fong-Torres

Welcome to Wedding HellNetflix Series

What’s Going

The Blind Side

This beloved movie based on a true story starring Sanda Bullock and Tim McGraw will be running from Netflix soon, so make sure you take it for one last touchdown before it does.

May 1

Colony: Seasons 1-3

Hoarders: Season 11

WWII in HD: Season 1

May 3

StartUp: Seasons 1-3

The Clovehitch Killer

May 12

Eye in the Sky

May 19

Rosario Tijeras (Mexico): Seasons 1-2

May 23

Shot Caller

May 31


Bill Burr: You People Are All the Same



Coach Carter

Dennis the Menace

Downton Abbey: Series 1-6

Final Destination 3

Final Destination 5

Free Willy


Happy Endings: Seasons 1-3

Happy Feet

I Know What You Did Last Summer

I Still Know What You Did Last Summer

New Year’s Eve

Sniper: Legacy


Sucker Punch

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie

The Blind Side

The Devil’s Advocate

The Disaster Artist

The Final Destination

Top Gun

Wild Things


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Megan has been passionate about writing since she was little and has been passionate about all things pop culture and nerdy since almost as long. Joining Nerds and Beyond in 2019, she also graduated from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh in 2020 with a Bachelor of Arts in Multimedia Journalism. Megan is constantly binge-watching shows and finding new things to obsess over. 9-1-1 and Marvel currently reign as the top obsessions. You can find her on Twitter @marvels911s if you ever want to discuss some certain firefighters.
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