Netflix January 2020: What’s Coming & Going

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A new year and a new decade means a whole lot of new content coming to Netflix. The streaming service is kicking off 2020 with an onslaught of new content, and as new streaming services emerge it looks like fans can look forward to quite a few Netflix Originals in 2020. It is also time to say goodbye to some favorites, but luckily there isn’t very many titles leaving to start the year! Check out everything coming to and going from Netflix in January 2020:

Coming: January 1

A Cinderella Story

After thrilling fans with A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish in December, Netflix is bringing back the beloved original! A Cinderella Story stars Hilary Duff as Sam who is forced to live with and work for her evil stepmother and her two bratty stepsisters before she falls for a guy in a Princeton chat room. It turns out that guy is her high school’s football star Austen Ames (played by Chad Michael Murray) and the two have to fight against expectations to get to their happily ever after.

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Coming: January 1

Ghost Stories
Good Girls: Season 2
Nisman: Death of a Prosecutor
Spinning Out
The Circle
American Beauty
Catch Me If You Can
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Chasing Amy
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
City of God
Dinner for Schmucks
Dragonheart 3: The Sorcerer
Dragonheart: A New Beginning
Drugs, Inc.: Season 6
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Free Willy
Ghost Rider
Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle
Instructions Not Included
Julie & Julia
Kate & Leopold
Kill Bill: Vol. 1
Kill Bill: Vol. 2
Kiss the Girls
New York Minute
Pan’s Labyrinth
Patriot Games
Saint Seiya: Season 4-5
Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden
Shrek Forever After
Strictly Ballroom
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
The Naked Gun 2 1/2: The Smell of Fear
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
The Original Kings of Comedy
The Ring
The Talented Mr. Ripley
True Grit
Up in the Air
What Lies Beneath
Wild Wild West
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
Wyatt Earp
Yes Man

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Coming: January 2

Sex, Explained: Limited Series
Thieves of the Wood


Coming: January 3

Anne with an E: The Final Season
All the Freckles in the World


Coming: January 4

Go! Go! Cory Carson

“Join kid car Cory Carson on his adventures around the winding roads of childhood in Bumperton Hills! Based on the hit toy line Go! Go! Smart Wheels.”


Coming: January 8


“From the team behind Last Chance U, Netflix’s documentary series Cheer follows the competitive cheerleaders of Navarro College in Corsicana, TX.  Led by Monica Aldama, the small junior college has won 14 National Championships since 2000. The stakes on the mat are high, but for these athletes, the only thing more brutal than their workouts and more exceptional than their performances are the stories of adversity and triumph behind the team members themselves. Over the course of six episodes, viewers will join the Navarro College cheerleaders as they face injuries, sacrifice, personal setbacks and triumphs, all leading up to one nail-biting and adrenaline pumping final competition at the National Championship.”


Coming: January 10

AJ and the Queen
The Evil Dead
Giri / Haji
Harvey Girls Forever!: Season 4
The Inbestigators: Season 2
Medical Police
Scissor Seven
Until Dawn
Zumbo’s Just Desserts: Season 2


Coming: January 12

Betty White: First Lady of Television

Friends, family, and fellow comics reflect on Betty White’s career.


Coming: January 13

The Healing Powers of Dude

“When an 11-year-old boy with social anxiety disorder has to start middle school, he finds strength in a lovable comfort mutt named Dude.”


Coming: January 14

Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts
The Master

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Coming: January 15

Grace and Frankie: Season 6

The penultimate season of Netflix’s longest-running comedy series arrives on January 15.

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Coming: January 15

Big Fat Liar
Quien a hierro mata

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Coming: January 16

Steve Jobs

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Coming: January 17

Hip-Hop Evolution: Season 4
Sex Education: Season 2
Tiny House Nation: Volume 2
Tyler Perry’s A Fall from Grace
Vivir dos veces
Wer kann, der kann!

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Coming: January 18

The Bling Ring

Hollywood’s take on the Vanity Fair story about a group of teens who raided celebrity homes. In other words, the backstory to “This is Alexis Neiers calling.”

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Coming: January 20

Family Reunion: Part 2

“This sitcom about a Seattle family who must readjust to simple living in Georgia returns for its second season.”


Coming: January 21

Fortune Feimster: Sweet & Salty
Word Party: Season 4

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Coming: January 22

Pandemic: How to Prevent an Outbreak
Playing with Fire: Season 1


Coming: January 23

The Ghost Bride
October Faction
The Queen
SAINT SEIYA: Knights of the Zodiac: Season 1 / Part 2

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Coming: January 24

The Ranch: The Final Season

After immense popularity, The Ranch is coming to an end with the release of its final season on January 24.

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Coming: January 24

A Sun
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Part 3
Rise of Empires: Ottoman

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Coming: January 26

Vir Das: For India

“Vir Das takes his audience on a celebratory journey through the history of India, from its people and traditions to modern culture and famous films.


Coming: January 27

Country Strong
We Are Your Friends

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Coming: January 28

Alex Fernández: El mejor comediante del mundo

“A new stand-up special from Mexican comedian Alex Fernández.


Coming: January 29

Frères Ennemis
Next In Fashion
Night on Earth


Coming: January 30

Ainori Love Wagon: African Journey
Raising Cain
The Stranger


Coming: January 31

37 Seconds
American Assassin
Bojack Horseman: Season 6 (Part B)
Diablero: Season 2
I AM A KILLER: Season 2
Luna Nera

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Leaving: December 31

Friends Seasons 1-10

A reminder to all Friends fanatics, December 31 will be the last time the beloved show will be available on Netflix as it is headed towards Warner Bros. upcoming streaming service HBO Max in 2020.

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Leaving: January 1

Becoming Jane

Anne Hathaway embodies the romantic essence of literary hero Jane Austen in the love story between the writer and her real-life lover Tom Lefroy (James McAvoy).

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Leaving: January 12

The Fighter
Maron: Season 1-4

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Leaving: January 15

Forks Over Knives
The Rezort


Leaving: January 17

Short Term 12

Brie Larson stars in this emotional film as as a supervisor working at a group home for troubled teens. Written and directed by Destin Daniel Cretton, the film is an adaptation of Cretton’s 2008 short film of the same name.

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Leaving: January 31

Æon Flux
American Psycho
Good Luck Chuck
La Reina del Sur: Season 1
Panic Room
Revolutionary Road
Something’s Gotta Give
Spartacus: Blood and Sand
Spartacus: Gods of the Arena
Spartacus: Vengeance
Spartacus: War of the Damned

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Telisa Carter

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