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Choosing between all your movie and show options can be intimidating. From movie additions to hit series to reunion episodes of beloved reality shows to to the final season of Breaking Bad’s spin-off, there’s plenty to chew on from Netflix over the next seven days—so buckle up as we dive into the best new movies and shows gracing the Netflix this week.
I’ll first list out all the most exciting new movies and shows available this week on Netflix. Then I’ll review the best options leaving Netflix. At the end of the article, you’ll find a full list of every single movie and show coming to and leaving Netflix this week.
If you’re interested in reading my weekly-updated all-time movie rankings, check them out here.
The Best New Movies and Shows on Netflix This Week
The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die (2023)
Fans of The Last Kingdom Netflix series (and according to the Top 10 charts, there are plenty of them) are dying to catch the latest filmic addition to the franchise: The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die. The film takes place after the death of King Edwards, when a slew of invaders and rival heirs battle to claim the crown.
The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die will be available on Netflix on April 14, 2023.
Better Call Saul (Season 6)
In this final season of Better Call Saul, the stakes have never been higher. Jimmy, now fully embracing his alter ego Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkirk), delves deeper into the dangerous underworld of Albuquerque’s criminal landscape. As his professional and personal ties to the cartel strengthen, the line between right and wrong blurs beyond recognition. Fans can expect a high-octane, emotionally charged rollercoaster as the season hurtles towards its dramatic climax. Will Jimmy/Saul finally cross the point of no return, irrevocably severing the remnants of his moral compass?
The sixth season of Better Call Saul will be available on Netflix on April 18, 2023.
The Snowman (2017)
Dive into the chilling world of The Snowman, a gripping 2017 crime thriller that plunges you into the heart of a harrowing, icy mystery. Based on Jo Nesbø’s best-selling novel, this atmospheric film takes you on a spine-tingling journey into the mind of a ruthless serial killer. Helmed by acclaimed director Tomas Alfredson, known for the masterful Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, and featuring an all-star cast including Michael Fassbender, Rebecca Ferguson, and Charlotte Gainsbourg, The Snowman is a unique cinematic experience.
The Snowman will be available on Netflix on April 16, 2023.
Love is Blind (Season 4 – Reunion)
Love is Blind returns with a reunion special that will have fans at the edge of their seats. The groundbreaking Netflix series that proved love knows no boundaries, now brings back your favorite couples and charismatic singles to revisit their stories, share shocking revelations, and face the music. Prepare to be enthralled as we delve into what happened behind the scenes, explore the true impact of their blind dating experience, and get updates on how their lives have evolved since leaving the show.
The reunion episode for the fourth season of Love is Blind will be available on Netflix on April 16, 2023.
The Diplomat (Season 1)
Keri Russel is back for yet another political drama with The Diplomat. In this Netflix series, she plays a career diplomat that attempts to balance her newly found high-profile job as the ambassador to the United Nations with her marriage to a polarizing political star.
The first season of The Diplomat will be available on Netflix on April 20, 2023.
The Best Movies and Shows Leaving Netflix This Week
Hail, Caesar! (2016)
Welcome to the dazzling world of 1950s Hollywood, where glamour, intrigue, and mystery coalesce in the Coen Brothers’ delightful homage to a bygone era, Hail, Caesar! Starring an ensemble cast led by the exceptional talents of Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Scarlett Johansson, and Channing Tatum, this star-studded comedy caper will leave you both enchanted and amused.
Your last day to watch Hail, Caesar! on Netflix will be April 16, 2023.
Cuckoo (Seasons 1-5)
Created by Robin French and Kieron Quirke, Cuckoo is a hilarious British sitcom that thrives on chaos. Starring Greg Davies, Helen Baxendale, and Andy Samberg, the series follows the trials and tribulations of the Thompson family after their daughter marries a free-spirited, eccentric American named Cuckoo. As the newlyweds navigate their unconventional life, the bemused parents grapple with their unpredictable son-in-law, resulting in a whirlwind of comedic mishaps and heartwarming moments.
Your last day to watch Cuckoo on Netflix will be April 19, 2023.
Jem and the Holograms (2015)
In the visually dazzling and musically captivating film Jem and the Holograms, director Jon M. Chu brings to life the beloved ’80s animated series that bewitched a generation. The movie stars Aubrey Peeples as Jerrica Benton, a small-town girl who transforms into the enigmatic pop sensation Jem with the help of her late father’s secret invention. Boasting a strong supporting cast including Stefanie Scott, Aurora Perrineau, and Hayley Kiyoko as Jem’s devoted bandmates, this modern reimagining of a classic tale is both a tribute to the original show and an enthralling spectacle in its own right.
Your last day to watch Jem and the Holograms on Netflix will be April 16, 2023.
Every New Movie and Show on Netflix This Week
- April 14: Kannai Nambathe (2023); Phenomena (2023); Queenmaker (Season 1); Queens on the Run (2023); The Fix-It Man (2022); The Last Kingdom: Seven Kings Must Die (2023); Weathering (2023)
- April 15: Doctor Cha (Season 1); Time Trap (2017)
- April 16: Love is Blind (Season 4 – Reunion); The Best Man Holiday (2013); The Mustang (2019); The Snowman (2017)
- April 17: Light the Wild (Season 1 – New Episodes Weekly); Oggy Oggy (Season 2)
- April 18: Better Call Saul (Season 6); How to Get Rich (2023); Longest Third Date (2023); Mighty Quest: Rogue Palace (Mobile Game)
- April 19: Chimp Empire (2023); Chhota Bheem (Season 17); Chhota Bheem: The Return of Dragar (2022); Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once & Always (2023); The Marked Heart (Season 2)
- April 20: Ex-Addicts Club (Season 1); Ready (2011); The Diplomat (Season 1); Tooth Pari: When Love Bites (Season 1)
Every Movie and Show Leaving Netflix This Week
Note: The dates represent your last days to watch these movies and shows.
- April 14: Awon Boyz (2019); The Baker and the Beauty (Season 1)
- April 15: A Man For The Week End (2018); Deranged (2020); Generation Iron 3 (2018); Strain (2020); Table Manners (2018)
- April 16: Alelí (2019); Doctor Bello (2013); Hail, Caesar! (2016); Jem and the Holograms (2015); Puerto Ricans in Paris (2015)
- April 17: No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005); The Wonderful: Stories from the Space Station (2021)
- April 19: Cuckoo (Seasons 1-5)