Coming to Netflix in May

Netflix announced highlights of its May schedule. Here’s what arriving on the service this month, and what’s leaving. Let the binge-watching commence!

Available May 1
Beyond Clueless (2014)
Jimi: All Is by My Side (2013)
The Last Waltz (1978)
Legally Blonde (2001)
Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (2003)
Longmire: Season 3
No No: A Dockumentary (2014)
The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio (2005)
Shameless: Series 10
Underclassman (2015)
Witnesses: Season 1 (2015)

Available May 2
Lalaloopsy: Festival of Sugary Sweets (2015)
LeapFrog Letter Factory Adventures: Amazing Word Explorers (2015)

Available May 3
Anita (2013)
D.L. Hughley: Clear (2014)
Royal Pains: Season 6

Available May 5
A Few Best Men (2011)

Available May 6
The Longest Week (2014)

Available May 8
Grace & Frankie (2015 series) – Netflix Original
The Adventures of Puss in Boots: Season 1 (5 additional episodes) — Netflix Original
Tyler Perry’s A Madea Christmas (2013)

Available May 9
Jinn (2014)
The Liberator (2013)

Available May 12
Extraterrestrial (2014)
Fruitvale Station (2013)
Magical Universe (2013)

Available May 13
The Identical (2014)

Available May 14
American Restoration (2010 series – new collection)
Counting Cars (2012 series – new collection)
Dance Moms (2011 series – new collection)
Duck Dynasty (2012 series – new collection)
Hoarders (2009 series – new collection)
Modern Marvels (1994 series – new collection)
The Universe (2007 series – new collection)

Available May 15
Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown: Season 4 (2013 series)
Cyber Seniors (2014)
Dawg Fight (2015)
Give Me Shelter (2014)
Granite Flats: Seasons 1 – 3 (2013 series)

Available May 16
First Period (2013)

Available May 17
Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast (2015)

Available May 19
Before I Disappear (2014)
Girlhood (2014)
Zombeavers (2014)

Available May 21
Between: Season 1 (Netflix Original) – The show will air 6 episodes. One episode every Thursday at 8:30 p.m. PT, starting May 21.
Available May 22
H20 Mermaid Adventures (2015) (Netflix Original)
Inglourious Basterds (2009)
Jen Kirkman: I’m Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine) (2015) (Netflix Original)
The Other One: The Long, Strange Trip of Bob Weir (2014)
Richie Rich: Season 2 (Netflix Original)
Transporter: The Series: Season 1 (2012)

Available May 23
Antarctica: A Year on Ice (2013)
The Boxtrolls (2014)

Available May 24
Love and Honor (2013)
Welcome to the Punch (2013)

Available May 26
Graceland: Seasons 1-2 (2013 series)

Available May 27
Before I Go to Sleep (2014)

Available May 29
Hot Girls Wanted (2015)
Mako Mermaids: Season 3 (2013 series) (Netflix Original)

Leaving Netflix in May

Leaving May 1
6 Bullets (2012)
12 Dogs of Christmas: Great Puppy Rescue (2012)
A Knight’s Tale (2001)
The Accused (1988)
Airplane! (1980)
Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)
All I Want for Christmas (1991)
Along Came Polly (2004)
An American Haunting (2006)
Baby Genius: The Four Seasons (2003)
Baby Genius: Underwater Adventures (2010)
BASEketball (1998)
Bitter Moon (1992)
Boys Don’t Cry (1999)
Bratz: Babyz: The Movie (2005)
The Brothers Bloom (2008)
Call Me Claus (2001)
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013)
Cecil B. Demented (2000)
Deuces Wild (2002)
Divine Secrets of the Ya­Ya Sisterhood (2002)
Fantastic Voyage (1966)
Finding Forrester (2000)
Friday the 13th: Part 7: The New Blood (1988)
Funny Face (1957)
Ichi the Killer (2001)
Into the Blue 2: The Reef (2009)
The Jewel of the Nile (1985)
Life Is Beautiful (1997)
RoboCop (1987)
Romancing the Stone (1984)
Sabrina (1954)
The Secret of NIMH (1982)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991)
True Justice: Season 1
Valkyrie (2008)

Leaving May 2
Flight (2012)

Leaving May 3
The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004)

Leaving May 5
Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel (2011)
Frank Skinner Stand­Up: Live from Birmingham’s National Indoor Arena (2008)
Grumpy Old Women Live (2008)
Russell Kane: Smokescreens & Castles Live (2011)
Skyfall (2012)

Leaving May 6
1428 (2009)

Leaving May 12
Grimm’s Snow White (2012)
Robot & Frank (2012)

Leaving May 13
Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos (2011)

Leaving May 15
Buffalo Girls (2012)

Leaving May 16
Fun Size (2012)

Leaving May 17
Bridezillas: Season 9 (2004)
Cloud 9 (2014)
Dane Cook: Rough Around the Edges: Live from Madison Square Garden (2007)

Leaving May 19
Red Dawn (2012)

Leaving May 20
No Woman, No Cry (2010)

Leaving May 23
Silent House (2011)

Leaving May 28
The New Guy (2002)

Leaving May 31
The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia (2013)

About Sean Axmaker

Sean Axmaker is a Seattle film critic and writer. He writes the weekly newspaper column Stream On Demand and the companion website, and his work appears in Vulture, Turner Classic Movies online, Keyframe, and Parallax View.