What’s New on Netflix & Top 10s: January 20th, 2021

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Sightless – Picture: MarVista Entertainment

Happy Wednesday, and happy inauguration day to our American friends. Today, Netflix added four brand new titles to the service which we’ll take you through below and touch on what’s trending in the top 10s too. Here’s what’s new on Netflix for January 20th, 2021.

Today is the last chance to Netflix and Chill with the three fireplace specials that have been streaming on Netflix since 2015 or longer in the case of Fireplace for Your Home. The three titles leaving are:

  • Fireplace for Your Home
  • Classic Edition 4K
  • Birchwood Edition 4K

Cut Throat City (2020)

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Director: RZA
Cast: Shameik Moore, Demetrius Shipp Jr., Denzel Whitaker, Keean Johnson
Runtime: 123 min

Making its big SVOD debut today is Cut Throat City which wasn’t previously announced for January 2021.

The movie is set shortly after the devastating hurricane Katrina where four friends agree to perform a heist in the heart of New Orleans while the city was still reeling.

The movie scored relatively well with critics with a 67 on Metacritic whereas audience scores have fared lower with a 4.7/10 on IMDb.

Sightless (2020)

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Director: Cooper Karl
Cast: Madelaine Petsch, Alexander Koch, December Ensminger, Lee Jones
Runtime: 89 min

Also making its SVOD debut today is Sightless, a thriller about a girl who is forever haunted by an attack that left her blind. Shortly after her recovery, she begins experiencing strange things…

Spycraft (Season 1)

Genre: Documentary

Releasing today without much fanfare is a brand new docu-series looking into all things in the spy game. The series is based on the book by Henry R. Schlesinger.

The eight episodes cover many so-called “tools of the trade” including poisoning, data collection, cover communication, coding, and how different agencies recruit its spies.

Full List of New Releases on Netflix for January 20th, 2021

2 New Movies Added Today

  • Cut Throat City (2020)
  • Sightless (2020)

2 New TV Series Added Today

  • Daughter From Another Mother (Season 1) Netflix Original
  • Spycraft (Season 1) Netflix Original

Top 10 Movies & TV Series on Netflix for January 20th, 2021

# Movies TV Series
1 Outside the Wire Night Stalker: The Hunt For a Serial Killer
2 The Vanished Bridgerton
3 Penguins of Madagascar Henry Danger
4 We Can Be Heroes L.A.’s Finest
5 Pinkfong & Baby Shark’s Space Adventure Bling Empire
6 Crack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy Lupin
7 Good Burger Disenchantment
8 Double Dad Cobra Kai
9 The Secret Life of Pets 2 Jenni Rivera: Mariposa de Barrio
10 Death of Me Cocomelon

Missed yesterday’s additions? You missed two new titles that have been added to Netflix so far this week.

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

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Founder of What's on Netflix and based in Norwich in the United Kingdom, Kasey has been tracking the comings and goings of the Netflix library for a decade having started the site in 2013. Kasey maintains the what's new library, keeps the coming soon lists up-to-date and writes about new and upcoming Netflix movies, series and games. Contact: kasey@whats-on-netflix.com