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The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019

Updated January 8, 2020 4.9k votes 2.6k voters 39.6k views45 items

List RulesOnly Netflix original movies coming out in 2019.

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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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  • Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile1

    ActorsZac Efron, Lily Collins, Kaya Scodelario, Jim Parsons, Haley Joel Osment

    Directed byJoe Berlinger

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 56%, average score 5.75

    Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile is a 2019 thriller film directed by Joe Berlinger.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • The Highwaymen2
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    ActorsKevin Costner, Woody Harrelson, Kathy Bates, John Carroll Lynch, Kim Dickens

    Directed byJohn Lee Hancock

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 53%, average score 5.8

    The Highwaymen is a 2019 American crime film directed by John Lee Hancock. Texas Ranger Frank... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Triple Frontier3
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    ActorsBen Affleck, Oscar Isaac, Adria Arjona, Charlie Hunnam, Garrett Hedlund

    Directed byJ. C. Chandor

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 72%, average score 6.4

    Triple Frontier is a 2019 American adventure crime-drama film directed by J. C. Chandor.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • The Irishman4
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    The Irishman

    November 27

    ActorsRobert De Niro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci, Harvey Keitel, Anna Paquin

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 96%, average score 8.88

    The Irishman is a 2019 American epic biographical crime film directed by Martin Scorsese and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 6 Underground5
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    6 Underground

    December 13

    ActorsRyan Reynolds, Mélanie Laurent, Dave Franco, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Adria Arjona

    Directed byMichael Bay

    6 Underground is a 2019 American action film directed by Michael Bay. 6 billionaires (Ryan... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    #43 of 119 The Best New Action Movies Of The Last Few Years#2 of 47 The Best Netflix Original Action Movies

  • Polar6
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    Polar

    January 25

    ActorsMads Mikkelsen, Vanessa Hudgens, Katheryn Winnick, Matt Lucas, Robert Maillet

    Directed byJonas Åkerlund

    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.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • The Dirt7
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    The Dirt

    March 22

    ActorsDouglas Booth, Machine Gun Kelly, Daniel Webber, Iwan Rheon

    Directed byJeff Tremaine

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 46%, average score 4.5

    The Dirt is a 2019 American biographical-drama directed by Jeff Tremaine. The story of how... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • The Red Sea Diving Resort8

    ActorsChris Evans, Haley Bennett, Michael K. Williams, Michiel Huisman, Alessandro Nivola

    Directed byGideon Raff

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 31%, average score 4.71

    The Red Sea Diving Resort is a 2019 Canadian-American biographical drama film directed and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Velvet Buzzsaw9
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    Velvet Buzzsaw

    February 1

    ActorsJake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Zawe Ashton, Natalia Dyer, Tom Sturridge

    Directed byDan Gilroy

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 66%, average score 6.2

    Velvet Buzzsaw is a 2019 American horror thriller film directed by Dan Gilroy. After a series... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie10

    ActorsAaron Paul, Charles Baker

    Directed byVince Gilligan

    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... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • The King11
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    The King

    November 1

    ActorsTimothée Chalamet, Joel Edgerton, Robert Pattinson, Ben Mendelsohn, Sean Harris

    Directed byDavid Michôd

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 71%, average score 6.46

    The King is a 2019 biographical drama film directed by David Michôd, based on several plays... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Juanita12
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    Juanita

    March 8

    ActorsAlfre Woodard, Blair Underwood, Adam Beach

    Directed byClark Johnson

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 75%, average score 6.4

    Juanita is a 2019 American drama film, directed by Clark Johnson, based on the novel Dancing... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened13

    ActorsBilly McFarland, Ja Rule

    Directed byChris Smith

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 92%, average score 7.7

    Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened is a 2019 American documentary film directed by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Murder Mystery14
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    ActorsAdam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Luke Evans, Gemma Arterton, John Kani

    Directed byKyle Newacheck

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 45%, average score 4.71

    Murder Mystery is a 2019 American mystery-comedy film directed by Kyle Newacheck. While en... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Unicorn Store15
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    ActorsBrie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Bradley Whitford

    Directed byBrie Larson

    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)... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Holiday in the Wild16
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    ActorsKristin Davis, Rob Lowe, Keeno-Lee Hector

    Directed byErnie Barbarash

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 43%, average score 4.95

    Holiday in the Wild (a.k.a. Christmas in the Wild) is a 2019 American Christmas romantic... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Walk. Ride. Rodeo.17

    ActorsMissi Pyle, Spencer Locke, Bailey Chase, Sherri Shepherd

    Directed byConor Allyn

    Rotten Tomatoes score: N/A, average score N/A

    Walk Ride Rodeo is a 2019 American biopic directed by Conor Allyn. Nationally-ranked rodeo... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé18

    ActorsBeyoncé, Jay-Z, Blue Ivy Carter, Rumi Carter, Sir Carter

    Directed byBeyoncé Knowles-Carter

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 98%, average score 8.98

    Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé is a 2019 American documentary film. An intimate and in-depth... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • High Flying Bird19
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    ActorsAndré Holland, Zazie Beetz, Melvin Gregg, Sonja Sohn, Zachary Quinto

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 97%, average score 7.7

    High Flying Bird is a 2019 American sports drama film directed by Steven Soderbergh. A sports... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • IO20
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    IO

    January 18

    ActorsMargaret Qualley, Anthony Mackie, Danny Huston

    Directed byJonathan Helpert

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 32%, average score 5.05

    IO is a 2019 American science fiction film directed by Jonathan Helpert. With the final... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Between Two Ferns: The Movie21

    ActorsZach Galifianakis

    Directed byScott Aukerman

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 79%, average score 6.69

    Between Two Ferns: The Movie is an upcoming American comedy film directed by Scott Aukerman.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • The Laundromat22
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    The Laundromat

    October 18

    ActorsMeryl Streep, Gary Oldman, Antonio Banderas, Jeffrey Wright, Matthias Schoenaerts

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 41%, average score 5.53

    The Laundromat is a 2019 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by Steven... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Earthquake Bird23
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    Earthquake Bird

    November 15

    ActorsAlicia Vikander, Riley Keough, Naoki Kobayashi, Jack Huston

    Directed byWash Westmoreland

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 54%, average score 5.61

    Earthquake Bird is a 2019 American mystery film directed by Wash Westmoreland, based on the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Close24
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    Close

    January 18

    ActorsNoomi Rapace, Sophie Nélisse, Eoin Macken, Indira Varma, Mimi Keene

    Directed byVicky Jewson

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 38%, average score 5.3

    Close is a 2019 British-American action thriller film directed by Vicky Jewson. To protect an... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Fractured25
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    Fractured

    October 11

    ActorsSam Worthington, Lily Rabe, Stephen Tobolowsky

    Directed byBrad Anderson

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 64%, average score 5.7

    Fractured is a 2019 American thriller film directed by Brad Anderson. After his daughter... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button