Coming and Going on Netflix in July 2016

Winona Ryder, Charlie Heaton, and Millie Bobby Brown in 'Stranger Things' from Netflix

Netflix continues to roll out new original shows this summer, led by Winona Ryder in the supernatural thriller Stranger Things and the British police drama Marcella with Anna Friel. There are two new anime originals for teens (Kuromukuro and Magi: The Adventures of Sinbad), animated shows for kids (World Party and Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh), and new seasons of its shows Bojack Horsman, Marco Polo, and The Adventures of Puss in Boots, plus original movies Tallulah with Ellen Page and Zachary Quinto and Rebirth with Fran Kranz and Adam Goldberg and the documentary Tony Robbins: I Am Not Your Guru. And those are just the originals.

Other new arrivals coming in July include the Oscar-winning The Big Short with Christian Bale and Ryan Gosling, the Oscar-nominated foreign film Mustang, Russell Crowe in Gladiator (2000) and Cinderella Man (2005), the three Back to the Future movies, the four Lethal Weapon films, and the new MTV fantasy series The Shannara Chronicles: Season 1.

And then there’s the listing title leaving Netflix at the end of June, classics like The Quiet Man (1952) with John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara, How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) with Marilyn Monroe and Betty Grable, and Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), more contemporary favorites like The Right Stuff (1983) and A League of Their Own (1992), all six Star Trek features with the original cast, and the TV shows Medium and Numb3rs and kids shows Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: Seasons 1-2 and Wild Kratts: Seasons 1-3.

Here’s the list of what’s arriving on Netflix this month, and what’s leaving.

Note that these are just highlights; Stream On Demand will be keeping an eye out for other notable films and TV shows that arrive through the month.

July 1
41 on 41 (2014)
A Long Way From Home (2013)
Back to the Future (1985)
Back to the Future Part II (1989)
Back to the Future Part III (1990)
Bad Boys II (2003)
Batman: The Movie (1966)
Beavis and Butt-head Do America (1996)
Between: Season 2 (Netflix Original)
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)
Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
Blade 2 (2002)
By the People: The Election of Barack Obama (2009)
Catwoman (2004)
Cheaper by the Dozen (1950)
Cinderella Man (2005)
Conflict (2015)
Death Race 2 (2010)
Death Race 3: Inferno (2013)
Deep: Season 1 (Netflix Original)
Dreamcatcher (2003)
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (2011)
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Gladiator (2000)
Hello, Dolly! (1969)
Hey Arnold! The Movie (2002)
Honey (2003)
Insomnia (2002)
The Italian Job (2003)
Jackass: Number Two (2006)
Jim Jefferies: Freedumb (Netflix Original)
Lalaloopsy Ponies: The Big Show (2014)
Lethal Weapon (1987)
Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)
Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)
Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)
The Longest Yard (2005)
The Lovely Bones (2009)
Making the American Man (2016) (Netflix Exclusive)
Marcella: Season 1 (Netflix Original)
Marco Polo: Season 2 (Netflix Original)
Mean Girls (2004)
Nevada Smith (1966)
Nick of Time (1995)
The Painted Veil (2006)
Pandemic (2015)
Phenomenon (1996)
Raiders Of The Lost Art: Season 2
Rumor Has It (2005)
Scooby-Doo (2002)
The Shannara Chronicles: Season 1
The Sting (1973)
Stomp the Yard: Homecoming (2010)
Talhotblond (2009)
Terminus (2016)
Turner and Hooch (1989)
Twisted (2004)
Watershed: Exploring A New Water Ethic For The New West (2012)
Well Wishes (2015)
Working Girl (1988)
Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)

July 4
Kuromukuro: Season 1 (Netflix Original)

July 6
The Big Short (2015)

July 7
A War (2015)
The Armor of Light (2015)
Brahman Naman (2016) (Netflix Original)
NSU German History X: Season 1 (Netflix Original)

July 8
The Invitation (2015) (Netflix Exclusive)
Word Party: Season 1

July 9
Mustang (2015)
Mystery Files: Season 1

July 10
The Last Kingdom: Season 1

July 12
Rolling Papers (2015)

July 14
Gridlocked (2015) (Netflix Exclusive)
Magi: The Adventures of Sinbad: Season 1 (Netflix Original)
Todd Margaret: Season 3

July 15
The Adventures of Puss in Boots: Season 3 (Netflix Original)
Ghostheads (2016)
Holidays (2016) (Netflix Exclusive)
Rebirth (2016) (Netflix Original)
Stranger Things: Season 1 (Netflix Original)
Tony Robbins: I Am Not Your Guru (2016) (Netflix Original)

July 16
Fighting (2009)

July 19
Liv and Maddie: Season 3

July 21
Internet Famous (2016) (Netflix Exclusive)

July 22
BoJack Horseman: Season 3 (Netflix Original)
Degrassi: Next Class: Season 2 (Netflix Original)

July 24
Popples: Season 3 (Netflix Original)

July 27
The Wave (2015)

July 29
Home: Adventures With Tip & Oh: Season 1 (Netflix Original)
Last Chance U (2016) (Netflix Original)
LEGO Bionicle: The Journey to One: Season 2 (Netflix Original)
Tallulah (2016) (Netflix Original)

July 30
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: Season 6: Part 1

July 31
Hit Record on TV with Joseph Gordon-Levitt: Season 2

Leaving Netflix in July

Leaving July 1
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
A League of Their Own (1992)
Allegiance (2012)
Along Came Polly (2004)
Best in Show (2000)
The Beverly Hillbillies (1993)
Bulworth (1998)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
Caillou: Season 5
The Central Park Five (2012)
Cheech & Chong’s Up in Smoke (1978)
The Conspiracy (2012)
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: Seasons 1-2
Dinosaur Train: Season 2
Drive Me Crazy (1999)
Flashpoint: Seasons 1-5
The Flintstones (1994)
The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (2000)
The Game: Seasons 1-3
How to Marry a Millionaire (1953)
Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
Medium: Seasons 1-7
Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood: Volume 1 (1968)
Mouse Hunt (1997)
My Sister’s Wedding (2013)
Notting Hill (1999)
Numb3rs: Seasons 1-6
Odd Squad: Season 1
The Perfect Storm (2000)
The Quiet Man (1952)
Reading Rainbow: Volume 1 (1985)
The Right Stuff (1983)
Rubber (2010)
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)
Star Trek: Generations (1994)
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)
Team America: World Police (2004)
Tesla: Master of Lightning (2000)
Thumbelina (1994)
The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Stories (1993)
Wild Kratts: Seasons 1-3
Witness (1985)
Women Aren’t Funny (2014)
WordWorld: Season 1
Zoboomafoo: Season 2

Leaving July 2
Venus and Serena (2012)

Leaving July 15
Color Crew (2010)

Leaving July 16
Serenity (2005)

Leaving July 31
Braxton Family Values: Season 3

Dates are subject to change without notice.

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 at, Turner Classic Movies online, The Film Noir Foundation, and Parallax View.

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