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The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019  

Molly Gander
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List Rules Only Netflix original movies coming out in 2019.

Editor's Note: Voting has been closed.

As we bask in the golden age of streaming entertainment, let's take a look at all the upcoming Netflix original movies in 2019. From comedy to action, this list of 2019 Netflix movies features highly anticipated movies from great Hollywood directors, like Martin Scorsese, Steven Soderbergh, Dan Gilroy, and even Michael Bay (he's great, right?). Which new Netflix original movie are you looking forward to the most?

After five years, Scorsese's The Irishman starring Robert De Niro and Al Pacino is finally being released on Netflix. Other good Netflix movies coming out in 2019 include Triple Frontier, Murder Mystery, High Flying Bird, Velvet Buzzsaw, and 6 Underground.

Vote up the 2019 Netflix movies you're most excited for, and add any that are missing. 

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voting closed at #1 May 3

Rotten Tomatoes score: 56%, average score 5.75

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile is a 2019 thriller film directed by Joe Berlinger. Ted Bundy (Zac Efron) and his girlfriend Elizabeth Kloepfer (Lily Collins) struggle to accept the ...more

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#2 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #150 of 239 The Best Movies Based on True Storiesfeaturing Everything We Know About 'Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil And Vile'

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voting closed at #3 March 29

Rotten Tomatoes score: 53%, average score 5.8

The Highwaymen is a 2019 American crime film directed by John Lee Hancock. Texas Ranger Frank Hamer (Kevin Costner) and ex-partner Maney Gault (Woody Harrelson) attempt to track down and ...more

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#4 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #132 of 239 The Best Movies Based on True Storiesfeaturing The Real Story Behind Netflix’s ‘The Highwaymen’

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voting closed at #5 March 13

Rotten Tomatoes score: 72%, average score 6.4

Triple Frontier is a 2019 American adventure crime-drama film directed by J. C. Chandor. Loyalties are tested when five friends reunite to take down a South American drug lord, unleashing a ...more

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#14 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #6 of 10 The Most Watched Netflix Original Movies Of 2019, Ranked By Viewers #7 of 46 The Best Action Movies of 2019

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voting closed at #4 November 27

Rotten Tomatoes score: 96%, average score 8.88

The Irishman is a 2019 American epic biographical crime film directed by Martin Scorsese and written by Steven Zaillian, based on the book I Heard You Paint Houses by Charles Brandt. The film ...more

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#3 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #307 of 347 The Best Movies Based On Booksfeaturing Everything You Need To Know About The True Story That Inspired 'The Irishman'

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voting closed at #6 October 11

Rotten Tomatoes score: 94%, average score 7.33

El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie is a 2019 drama film directed by Vince Gilligan, based on the television series Breaking Bad. Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul) pursues freedom after escaping from his ...more

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#8 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Rankedfeaturing 'El Camino': Answered Questions, Missing Pieces, And New Revelations From The 'Breaking Bad' Movie The Best 'El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie' Quotes

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voting closed at #5 January 25

Rotten Tomatoes score: 22%, average score 3.2

Polar is a 2019 action film directed by Jonas Åkerlund, based on the comics by Victor Santos. A master assassin (Mads Mikkelsen) comes out of retirement to contend with a group of young

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#21 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #5 of 46 The Best Action Movies of 2019 #10 of 39 The Most Anticipated Movies of Winter 2019

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voting closed at #7 November 1

Rotten Tomatoes score: 71%, average score 6.46

The King is a 2019 biographical drama film directed by David Michôd, based on several plays from Shakespeare's Henriad. Hal (Timothée Chalamet), a wayward prince, ascends the ...more
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6 Underground is a 2019 American action film directed by Michael Bay. 6 billionaires (Ryan Reynolds, Mélanie Laurent, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Adria Arjona, Corey Hawkins, Ben Hardy) form a ...more

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#16 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #14 of 85 The Best, Most Exciting Movie Trailers of 2019 #28 of 46 The Best Action Movies of 2019

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voting closed at #7 July 31

Rotten Tomatoes score: 31%, average score 4.71

The Red Sea Diving Resort is a 2019 Canadian-American biographical drama film directed and written by Gideon Raff. In 1981, Mossad agents work to rescue and evacuate Jewish-Ethiopians to Israel ...more
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voting closed at #10 March 8

Rotten Tomatoes score: 75%, average score 6.4

Juanita is a 2019 American drama film, directed by Clark Johnson, based on the novel Dancing on the Edge of the Roof by Sheila Williams. Fed up with her deadbeat grown kids and marginal urban ...more

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#38 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #534 of 719 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked #10 of 24 The Best Movies About a Midlife Crisis in Women

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voting closed at #7 March 22

Rotten Tomatoes score: 46%, average score 4.5

The Dirt is a 2019 American biographical-drama directed by Jeff Tremaine. The story of how Mötley Crüe came to be one of the most notorious rock 'n roll groups in history.

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#10 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #170 of 205 The Best Movies About Music #8 of 14 The Best Movie Soundtracks of 2019

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voting closed at #7 February 1

Rotten Tomatoes score: 66%, average score 6.2

Velvet Buzzsaw is a 2019 American horror thriller film directed by Dan Gilroy. After a series of paintings by an unknown artist are discovered, a supernatural force enacts revenge on those who ...more

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#18 of 21 The Best Intelligent Horror Movies Of 2019 #30 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #16 of 36 The Best, Most Haunting Horror Movie Trailers of 2019

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voting closed at #13 October 18

Rotten Tomatoes score: 41%, average score 5.53

The Laundromat is a 2019 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by Steven Soderbergh, based on the book Secrecy World: Inside the Panama Papers Investigation of Illicit Money Networks ...more
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voting closed at #7 January 18

Rotten Tomatoes score: 92%, average score 7.7

Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened is a 2019 American documentary film directed by Chris Smith, released on Netflix on January 18, 2019. An exclusive behind the scenes look at the ...more

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#6 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #23 of 396 The Greatest Documentaries of All Time #2 of 10 The Most Watched Netflix Original Movies Of 2019, Ranked By Viewers

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voting closed at #15 Earthquake Bird November 15

Rotten Tomatoes score: 54%, average score 5.61

Earthquake Bird is a 2019 American mystery film directed by Wash Westmoreland, based on the novel of the same name by Susanna Jones. In 1989 Toyko, Lucy Fly (Alicia Vikander) is a young female ...more

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#48 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #12 of 53 The Best Period Films Of 2019 #15 of 42 The Best Period Dramas Of 2019

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voting closed at #14 April 5

Rotten Tomatoes score: 64%, average score 5.98

Unicorn Store is a 2019 comedy film directed and co-produced by Brie Larson. Kit (Brie Larson) is a failed artist who moves back in with her parents and takes a job up as an office worker, then ...more

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#47 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #31 of 35 The Best, Funniest Comedy Movie Trailers of 2019 #124 of 134 The Best Directorial Debuts of Famous Actors

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voting closed at #16 October 11

Rotten Tomatoes score: 64%, average score 5.7

Fractured is a 2019 American thriller film directed by Brad Anderson. After his daughter breaks her arm while on a family road trip, Ray rushes her to the hospital along with his wife, once they ...more
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voting closed at #18 November 8

Rotten Tomatoes score: 80%, average score 5.8

Let It Snow is a 2019 American Christmas romantic comedy film directed by Luke Snellin, based on the novel of the same name by Maureen Johnson, John Green, and Lauren Myracle. A snowstorm brings ...more
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voting closed at #20 American Son November 1

Rotten Tomatoes score: 47%, average score 5.29

American Son is a 2019 American drama film directed by Kenny Leon, based on a play of the same name by Christopher Demos-Brown. Two parents are looking for their missing teenage son until they ...more
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voting closed at #20 November 15

Rotten Tomatoes score: 92%, average score 7.59

Klaus is a 2019 Spanish animated film directed by Sergio Pablos. The town of Smeerensburg gets a new postman, Jesper (Jason Schwartzman) who befriends a toymaker Klaus (J.K. Simmons) and ...more

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#79 of 110 The Best Christmas Movies of All Time #30 of 61 Which People And Films Will Win Oscars In 2020? #12 of 36 The Best Family and Kids Movies of 2019

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voting closed at #20 October 4

Rotten Tomaotes score: 40%, average score 5.3

In the Tall Grass is an upcoming 2019 American horror film directed by Vincenzo Natali, based on the novella of the same name by Stephen King and Joe Hill. A brother and sister run into a field ...more

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#22 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #28 of 36 The Best, Most Haunting Horror Movie Trailers of 2019 #4 of 68 This List Should Have Real Data

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voting closed at #17 October 25

Rotten Tomatoes score: 33%, average score 4.75

Rattlesnake is a 2019 American crime drama mystery film directed by Zak Hilditch. A single mother (Carmen Ejogo) accepts the help from a strange woman after her daughter is bitten by a
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voting closed at #13 March 8

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Walk Ride Rodeo is a 2019 American biopic directed by Conor Allyn. Nationally-ranked rodeo barrel racer Amberley Snyder (Spencer Locke) barely survives a car accident that leaves her paralyzed ...more

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#56 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #16 of 22 The Best Animal Movies Of 2019 #18 of 27 The Best Country Movies

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voting closed at #10 June 14

Rotten Tomatoes score: 45%, average score 4.71

Murder Mystery is a 2019 American mystery-comedy film directed by Kyle Newacheck. While en route to Europe for a vacation, a NYC cop (Adam Sandler) and his wife (Jennifer Aniston) are invited to ...more
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voting closed at #13 May 24

Rotten Tomatoes score: 25%, average score 3.81

Rim of the World is a 2019 American science fiction, adventure film directed by McG. Four misfit teenagers get stranded at a summer camp, they must overcome their differences and go on an epic ...more

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#36 of 65 The Best Netflix Original Movies of 2019, Ranked #75 of 99 The Greatest Kids Sci-Fi Movies #21 of 30 The Best Movies About Generation Z (So Far)