Netflix will be streaming online "Doctor Strange," which stars British actor Benedict Cumberbatch as Marvel Comics' Master of the Mystic Arts. Netflix continues to produce original movies, which add to the productions it is picking up from studios. Another original debut is "War Machine," a satire starring Brad Pitt, and the animated science fiction feature "Blame!" from Japan. Also: the original documentary "The Keepers," a seven-part true-crime series, and the family-friendly science series "The Mars Generation," about the teenagers aspiring to be the next generation of scientists and engineers working to send the first humans to Mars.
 
 
Also featured on Netflix are the network's original series. The third and final season of the Netflix original series "Bloodline" and new seasons of "House of Cards," "Sense8," "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" and "Master of None" will be available in May. The debut of the thriller "Queen of the South" is coming, while fans can see the final in the series of BBC's "Sherlock" with Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman.
 
 
Available to younger viewers is the the live-action series "Anne with an E," which is based on the children's classic "Anne of Green Gables."  There are also new animated shows "Spirit: Riding Free" and "All Hail King Julien: Exiled," as well as "The Fosters" and "Switched at Birth."
 
 
There are movies aplenty. For example, "Don't Think Twice" an indie comedy from Mike Birbiglia, the boxing drama "Southpaw" with Jake Gyllenhaal, "The Place Beyond the Pines" starring Ryan Gosling and Bradley Cooper, and Quentin Tarantino's "Inglourious Basterds" with Brad Pitt and Christoph Waltz. 
 
Leaving Netflix for now are the "Jurassic Park" trilogy, Hitchcock's "To Catch a Thief," and the 2005 "Fantastic Four."  Several TV shows are also departing, including: Seasons 7-10 of "American Dad!", all three seasons of the FX undercover agents series "Graceland," and the entire "Scrubs" series.
 
Here's the list of what's arriving on Netflix in May and what's leaving.
 
May 1 
 
American Experience: The Big Burn (2014) 
American Experience: The Boys of '36 (2017) 
Anvil! The Story of Anvil (2008) 
Blood on the Mountain (2016) 
Chaahat (1996) 
Chocolat (2000) 
Decanted (2016) 
Don't Think Twice (2016) 
Drifter (2017) 
Forrest Gump (1994) 
Happy Feet (2006) 
In the Shadow of Iris (Netflix Original Film)
Love (2015) 
Losing Sight of Shore (2017) 
Malibu's Most Wanted (2003) 
Nerdland (2016) 
Raja Hindustani (1996) 
Richard Pryor: Icon (2014) 
Under Arrest: Season 5 (2016) 
 
May 2 
 
Bodyguards: Secret Lives from the Watchtower (2016) 
Hija De La Laguna (2015) 
Maria Bamford: Old Baby (Netflix Original)
Two Lovers and a Bear (2016) 
 
May 5 
 
Chelsea: Season 2 (Netflix Original)
Handsome: A Netflix Mystery Movie (Netflix Original Film)
Kazoops!: Season 3 (Netflix Original)
The Last Kingdom: Season 2 (Netflix Original)
The Mars Generation (Netflix Original)
Sense8: Season 2 (Netflix Original)
Simplemente Manu NNa (Netflix Original)
Spirit: Riding Free: Season 1 (Netflix Original)
 
May 6 
 
Cold War 2 (2016) 
When the Bough Breaks (2017) 
 
May 7 
 
The Host (2013) 
LoveTrue (2016) 
Stake Land II (2016) 
 
May 8 
 
Beyond the Gates (2016) 
Hunter Gatherer (2016) 
 
May 9 
 
All We Had (2016) 
Norm Macdonald: Hitler's Dog, Gossip & Trickery (Netflix Original)
Queen of the South: Season 1 (2016) 
 
May 10 
 
The Adventure Club (2016) 
El apostata (2015) 
 
May 11 
 
The Fosters: Season 4 (2016) 
Switched at Birth: Season 5 (2017) 
 
May 12 
 
All Hail King Julien: Exiled: Season 1 (Netflix Original)
Anne with an E: Season 1 (Netflix Original)
Get Me Roger Stone (Netflix Original)
Master of None: Season 2 (Netflix Original)
Mindhorn (Netflix Original Film)
Sahara (Netflix Original Film)
 
May 15 
 
Cave (2016) 
Command and Control (2016) 
The Intent (2016) 
Lovesong (2016) 
Sherlock: Series 4 (2016) 
 
May 16 
 
The Break-Up (2006) 
The Place Beyond the Pines (2012) 
Tracy Morgan: Staying Alive (Netflix Original)
 
May 18 
 
Royal Pains: Season 8 (2016) 
Riverdale: Season 1 (2016) 
 
May 19 
 
Blame! (Netflix Original Film)
Laerte-se (Netflix Original) 
The Keepers: Season 1 (Netflix Original)
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Season 3 (Netflix Original)
 
May 21 
 
What's With Wheat (2017) 
 
May 22 
 
Inglourious Basterds (2009) 
They Call Us Monsters (2017) 
 
May 23 
 
Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King (Netflix Original)
Dig Two Graves (2014) 
 
May 24 
 
Southpaw (2015) 
 
May 26 
 
Believe (2016) 
Bloodline: Season 3 (Netflix Original)
I Am Jane Doe (2017) 
Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower (Netflix Original)
War Machine (Netflix Original Film)
 
May 28 
 
Bunk'd; Season 2 (2016) 
 
May 29 
 
Forever Pure (2016) 
A New High (2015) 
 
May 30 
 
F is for Family: Season 2 (Netflix Original)
House of Cards: Season 5 (Netflix Original)
Marvel's Doctor Strange (2016) 
Masterminds (2016)
Sarah Silverman: A Speck of Dust (Netflix Original)
 
Here's what's leaving Netflix in May:
 
May 1 
 
11 Blocks 
Alfie 
Bang Bang! 
Black Mamba: Kiss of Death 
Cujo 
Doomsdays 
The Doors 
Fantastic Four 
FernGully 2: The Magical Rescue 
Flicka: Country Pride 
Garfield's Fun Fest 
Invincible 
Jetsons: The Movie 
Jurassic Park III 
Jurassic Park 
The Lost World: Jurassic Park 
Paulie 
The Real Beauty and the Beast 
Samurai Headhunters 
The Seven Dwarfs of Auschwitz 
The Sons of Katie Elder 
Stephen King's Thinner 
Tales from the Darkside: The Movie 
Things We Lost in the Fire
To Catch a Thief
Treblinka: Hitler's Killing Machine 
Truly Strange 
Turf War: Lions and Hippos 
Van Wilder: Freshman Year 
Venom Islands 
The Wedding Planner 
World War II Spy School 
 
May 2 
 
Good Luck Charlie: Seasons 1-4 
Kickin' It: Seasons 1-3 
Scrubs: Season 1-9 
 
May 5 
 
Amapola 
Flubber 
Grosse Pointe Blank 
The Recruit 
What About Bob? 
 
May 7 
 
American Dad!: Season 7 
Bobs Burgers: Season 2
 
May 11 
 
American Dad!: Season 8 
 
May 15 
 
Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown: Seasons 1-5 
 
May 17 
 
American Dad!: Seasons 9-10 
 
May 19 
 
Step Up 
 
May 26 
 
Graceland: Seasons 1-3 
 

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