What’s Coming to Netflix This Week (January 21st – 27th)

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Happy weekend! We take a look at the titles hitting Netflix this coming week.

Are you having a three-day weekend like so many in the US this week? I sure hope so. Enjoy it! It’s a bit of a small list of titles this week, but there are certainly a couple of standouts that you’ll want to be sure to add to your queue.

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Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation arrives this week.

Justice: Season 1 Netflix Original Series

Arrives January 21st

This new legal drama tells the story of Farah, a woman who returns home to Abu Dhabi to become a defense attorney, much to the disappointment of her family, who expected Farah to join her father at his law firm.

Justice: Season 1

Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes Netflix Original Series

Arrives January 24th

A unique look inside the mind of an infamous serial killer with this cinematic self-portrait crafted from statements made by Ted Bundy, including present-day interviews, archival footage, and audio recordings from death row. Having seen this I can say lovers of true crime should definitely add this to your watchlist.

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)

Arrives January 24th

Join your favorite monster family as they embark on a vacation on a luxury monster cruise ship.

Animas Netflix Original Movie

Arrives January 25th

A teen’s eerie visions become increasingly frequent and terrifying after her longtime friend gets a girlfriend and his abusive dad is strangely killed.

Black Earth Rising Netflix Original

Arrives January 25th

As a child, Kate Ashby was rescued from the horrific aftermath of the Rwandan genocide and brought to the UK. But the tragic shadow of her past proves impossible to escape.

Club de Cuervos (Season 4) Netflix Original Series

Arrives January 25th

The death of the patriarch from a distinguished family triggers a power struggle between the brother and sister over who will receive ownership and direction over of the family’s treasured football squad: the Ravens New Toledo.

Kingdom Netflix Original Series

Arrives January 25th

While strange rumors about their ill king grip a kingdom, the crown prince becomes their only hope against a mysterious plague overtaking the land.

Medici: The Magnificent Netflix Original Movie 

Arrives January 25th

A follow-up to Medici: Masters of Florence, this season takes place in 1470. Medici’s family power has been consolidated over time and Lorenzo is called to take his father’s place. Sean Bean joins this season playing scheming aristocrat Jacopo Pazzi and joins Daniel Sharman, who stars as Lorenzo.

Polar Netflix Original Movie

Arrives January 25th

An assassin on the verge of retirement must put the good life on hold when his greedy boss sends a squad of young, ruthless killers to take him out.

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Season 4 Part 2 Netflix Original Series

Arrives January 25th

This will be the final chapter of the life of Kimmy, at least in terms of the series. Rumor has it a movie is in the works so she’ll still live on on the big screen. The second part of Season 4 sees the show continuing to use real topics as their plot lines.

Z Nation (Season 5)

Arrives January 27th

Several years since a zombie virus swept across America, there’s only one person known to have survived the infection. He’s the world’s last hope at creating a vaccine.


What are you looking forward to seeing this week? Let us know in the comments!

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Cheryl has written for What’s on Netflix for over three years. She’s a confessed streaming addict and also runs a Netflix based community on Facebook with over 10,000 users. Cheryl specializes in documentaries and covers weekly additions for the US in addition to breaking news stories. She is the Weekend Editor for What’s On Netflix. Cheryl resides in Virginia, USA.