What’s New on Netflix: May 9th, 2019

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Insidious is now on Netflix

Welcome to your daily look at what’s new on Netflix May 9th, 2019. Today, we’ve got a new horror movie, a new documentary and a few new international additions make up the bulk of the new content added.

You probably didn’t miss it but yesterday saw the release of the new season of Lucifer. The likelihood is, however, that you’ve already blown through all 10 episodes.

Check back with us tomorrow where we’ll have all your Friday new additions which is going to include a big list of new content.

Insidious (2010)

Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Director: James Wan
Cast: Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne, Ty Simpkins, Lin Shaye
Runtime: 103 min

This isn’t Insidious’s first appearance on Netflix but it’s a welcome return. Netflix is home to some fantastic horror movies at the moment and this 2010 hit will feel right at home.

The movie is about a family that’s trying to stop an evil spirit from capturing their son. The movie was a box office smash with only Paranormal Activity really outshining it.

Bathtubs Over Broadway (2018)

Genre: Documentary, Comedy
Director: Dava Whisenant
Cast: David Letterman, Martin Short, Chita Rivera, Susan Stroman
Runtime: 87 min

This multi-award winning documentary takes a look at the sides of musicals that weren’t supposed to watched or ever found. You’ll be joining a comedy writer for David Letterman as he finds out about the hidden world of commercial musicals.

It won the best documentary at the WGA Awards and the director was even awarded best documentary director at the Tribeca Film Festival.

Full list of New Releases on Netflix (May 9th)

8 New Movies Added Today

  • Antar: Son of Shadad (2017)
  • Bathtubs Over Broadway (2018)
  • Gatao 2: Rise of the King (2018)
  • Insidious (2010)
  • Lion’s Heart (2015)
  • Regatta (2015)
  • Tattah (2013)
  • The Bulbul’s Nest (2013)

What are you watching on Netflix today? Let us know in the comments down below.

What’s New on Netflix: May 9th, 2019

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Covering Netflix since 2013, Kasey has been tracking the comings and goings of the Netflix library for close to a decade. Resides in the United Kingdom.