Your browser does not support JavaScript! Skip to main content

With so many streaming options, it can be hard to keep up with what’s new on Netflix. But don’t worry, we’re here to help! This post will go over all the latest movies, and T.V. shows debuting on Netflix in May 2022. We’ve got you covered whether you’re looking for a new binge-watch or just some mindless entertainment.

Netflix has just announced its list of new releases for May 2022, and some great titles are coming up. You can check out the complete list below, but here are some of the most anticipated titles coming to Netflix in May.

Weekly Episodes on Netflix in May 2022

  • Jump Like A Witch Season 1 – New episodes Tuesdays.
  • Green Mother’s Club Season 1 – New episodes Wednesdays & Thursdays.
  • Love ft. Marriage and Divorce Season 3 – Final episode on May 1st.
  • Komi Can’t Communicate Season 1 – Episode 14 on May 4th.
  • My Liberation Notes Season 1- New episodes on May 1st, 7th, and 8th.
  • Tomorrow Season 1 – New episodes Friday and Saturdays.
  • Our Blues Season 1 – New episodes on Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Who Rules the World Season 1 – New episodes Thursdays.
  • The Gentlemen’s League – New episodes Sundays

What’s New on Netflix on May 1st

  • 42 – Chadwick Boseman stars in the sports biopic, Jackie Robinson.
  • A Man Wanted – Egyptian Romcom.
  • A River Runs Through It – Robert Redford’s beloved film about two boys growing up in remote Montana.
  • 3 Ninjas: Kick Back – Young martial artists face grandfather’s foes when they accompany him to Japan to deliver the priceless dagger.
  • 40-Love – Tennis romantic comedy starring Tommy Flanagan and Katerina Tannenbaum.
  • Are You the One? Season 6
  • Arpo Season 1 – MoonBug Entertainment
  • Blippi Wonders Season 1 – Animated version of Blippi series.
  • Corpse Bride – Animated Tim Burton film.
  • Crazy, Stupid, Love – Ryan Reynolds and Steve Carrell star in this rom-com.
  • Forrest Gump – Tom Hanks put in the lifetime career in this drama.
  • Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle – Comedy starring Kal Penn and John Cho.
  • Den of Thieves – Action drama about a bank heist which seems impossible to pull off.
  • Dirty Harry – Clint Eastwood crime and thriller.
  • Empire State – Emma Roberts, Dwayne Johnson, and Liam Hemsworth feature in this action-packed crime and thriller.
  • Hello, My Name Is Doris – Michael Showalter directs this rom-com about a self-help seminar inspiring a woman to pursue a much younger co-worker romantically.
  • John Q – Denzel Washington led thriller.
  • Jackass: The Movie
  • Jackass 2.5
  • Jackass 3.5
  • Kedibone – South African series about a girl paying for her education by being “it girl.”
  • Menace II Society – A young street hustler attempts to escape the temptations and rigors of the ghetto in a quest for a better life.
  • Once Upon a Time in America – Robert De Niro stars in the gangster crime series.
  • Rambo: Last Blood – Sylvester Stallone returns in this sequel that sees his character heading out for one last mission.
  • Rambo – Directing Stallone, this excellent reboot sees him playing traditional role of Rambo.
  • Road to Perdition – Sam Mendes directs this crime-thriller about a mob enforcer’s son having to take to road after witnessing the murder.
  • Seven Years in Tibet – Brad Pitt leads this biopic on Heinrich Harrer.
  • Summerland – Jessica Swale directs this World War II romance film about an Englishwoman opening her heart to an evacuee. Stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Gemma Arterton.
  • Soul Surfer – Biopic on Bethany Hamilton overcoming all odds.
  • The Gentlemen – Guy Ritchie directs this British action and comedy about a man looking to sell his cannabis empire. Stars Matthew McConaughey, Hugh Grant, Colin Farrell, & Jeremy Strong. The film is reportedly getting a series adaptation on Netflix too.
  • Transformers: Cyberverse Season 3 – Kids cartoon.
  • U.S. Marshals 1998 – All-star cast comes together for this action-crime thriller.
  • The Trial of Adolf Eichmann – is a French documentary following the events of the court case against the man significant in the Holocaust.
  • When Harry Met Sally – Rom-com starring Billy Crystal.
  • You’ve Got Mail – Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan co-star in this rom-com.
  • War of the Worlds – Tom Cruise stars in what we believe is still the best adaptation of the War of Worlds. Sees the violent alien race take over the Earth.

What’s New on Netflix on May 2nd

Octonauts: Above & Beyond Season 2 – Kids animated series from Silvergate and Brown Bag Media.

What’s New on Netflix on May 3rd

  • Hold Your Breath: The Ice Dive
  • Let’s Tie The Knot, Honey! – Peruvian romantic comedy.
  • Radhe Shyam – is a Hindi-language Bollywood film a
  • Showtime 1958 – Malaysian series.

What’s New on Netflix on May 4th

  • El Marginal Season 5
  • Meltdown: Three Mile Island (Limited Series)
  • Summertime Season 3
  • The Circle Season 4

What’s New on Netflix on May 5th

  • Blood Sisters Limited Series
  • Clark Limited Series
  • El marginal Season 5
  • The Pentaverate Limited Series
  • Thomas & Friends: All Engines Go Season 1
  • Wild Babies Season 1

What’s New on Netflix on May 6th

  • A Drop of Blood
  • Along for the Ride 2022
  • Aykut Eniste 2 / Brother In Love 2 2021
  • Like a Rolling Stone: The Life & Times of Ben Fong-Torres 2021
  • Marmaduke 2022
  • Red Card
  • Thar 2022
  • The Sound of Music Season 1
  • The Takedown 2022
  • Welcome to Eden Season 1

What’s New on Netflix on May 8th

  • Christina P: Mom Genes 2022

What’s New on Netflix on May 9th

  • Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Sustainable War 2022

What’s New on Netflix on May 10th

  • Outlander Season 5
  • Workin’ Moms Season 6

What’s New on Netflix on May 11th

  • 42 Days of Darkness / 42 días en la oscuridad Season 1
  • Brotherhood Season 2
  • Operation Mincemeat 2022
  • Our Father 2022
  • The Getaway King 2022

What’s New on Netflix on May 12th

  • MaveriX Season 1
  • Savage Beauty Season 1

What’s New on Netflix on May 13th

  • Bigger Than Africa 2022
  • Bling Empire Season 2
  • New Heights Season 1
  • Senior Year 2022
  • The Life and Movies of Erşan Kuner Season 1
  • The Lincoln Lawyer Season 1

What’s New on Netflix on May 14th

  • Borrego 2022

What’s New on Netflix on May 15th

  • P.J. Masks Season 4

What’s New on Netflix on May 16th

  • Servant of the People Seasons 2 & 3
  • Tully 2018
  • Vampire in the Garden Season 1

What’s New on Netflix on May 17th

  • Katt Williams: World War III 2022
  • The Future Diary Season 2

What’s New on Netflix on May 18th

  • Al Hayba Multiple Seasons
  • Cyber Hell: Exposing an Internet Horror 2022
  • Love on the Spectrum U.S. Season 1
  • The Perfect Family / La Familia Perfecta 2022
  • Toscana 2022
  • Who Killed Sara? Season 3

What’s New on Netflix on May 19th

  • A Perfect Pairing 2022
  • Insiders Season 2 – Episodes 1-3
  • Rodrigo Sant’Anna: I’ve Arrived 2022
  • The Boss Baby: Back in the Cribs Season 1
  • The G Word with Adam Conover Season 1
  • The Photographer: Murder in Pinamar 2022

What’s New on Netflix on May 20th

  • Ben Is Back 2018
  • F*ck Love Too 2022
  • Jackass 4.5 2022
  • My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman (New Volume)
  • Love, Death & Robots Volume 3
  • Wrong Side of the Tracks Season 1

What’s New on Netflix on May 22nd

  • One Piece New Episodes

What’s New on Netflix on May 23rd

  • Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Season 2
  • Godspeed 2022
  • Sea of Love Season 1

What’s New on Netflix on May 24th

  • Ricky Gervais: SuperNature 2022
  • Larva Pendant 2022
  • Somebody Feed Phil Season 5

What’s New on Netflix on May 25th

  • Larva Pendant 2022.
  • Somebody Feed Phil Season 5

What’s New on Netflix on May 26th

  • Insiders (Season 2 – Episodes 4-7
  • My Little Pony: Make Your Mark 2022
  • Pokémon Master Journeys: The Series Part 3
  • SHAMAN KING Season 1 – New Episodes

What’s New on Netflix on May 27th

  • Afrobeats: The Backstory Season 1
  • Stranger Things Season 4 – Volume 1

What’s New on Netflix on May 30th

  • Mighty Little Bheem: I Love Taj Mahal 2022

What’s New on Netflix on May 31st

  • Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Season 1
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Season 1

May 2022 TBD

Welcome to Wedding Hell Season 1

Wrapping Up!

If you’re looking to watch some old standbys or check out some new Netflix originals in May 2022, now’s the time to do it! The streaming service is adding plenty of great content next month, but don’t wait too long because some fan favorites will be leaving soon.


Sidra is a highly skilled digital marketer with a deep understanding of the latest digital marketing trends. She is also an experienced project manager with a proven ability to lead and manage teams to achieve results. She is passionate about using digital marketing to help businesses grow and succeed.