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The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019

Updated January 8, 2020 4.9k votes 2.6k voters 39.5k views45 items

List RulesOnly 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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  • 1
    Extremely Wicked, Shockingly E is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019

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

    Directed byJoe Berlinger

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 56%, average score 5.75

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    The Highwaymen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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    Triple Frontier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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    The Irishman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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    6 Underground is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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    6 Underground

    December 13

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

    Directed byMichael Bay

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    Polar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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    The Dirt is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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    The Red Sea Diving Resort is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019

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

    Directed byGideon Raff

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 31%, average score 4.71

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    Velvet Buzzsaw is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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    El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019

    ActorsAaron Paul, Charles Baker

    Directed byVince Gilligan

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 94%, average score 7.33

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    The King is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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    Juanita is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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    Juanita

    March 8

    ActorsAlfre Woodard, Blair Underwood, Adam Beach

    Directed byClark Johnson

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 75%, average score 6.4

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    Fyre: The Greatest Party That  is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019

    ActorsBilly McFarland, Ja Rule

    Directed byChris Smith

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 92%, average score 7.7

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    Murder Mystery is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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  • 15
    Unicorn Store is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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    ActorsBrie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Bradley Whitford

    Directed byBrie Larson

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 64%, average score 5.98

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    Holiday in the Wild is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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    ActorsKristin Davis, Rob Lowe, Keeno-Lee Hector

    Directed byErnie Barbarash

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 43%, average score 4.95

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    Walk. Ride. Rodeo. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019

    ActorsMissi Pyle, Spencer Locke, Bailey Chase, Sherri Shepherd

    Directed byConor Allyn

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

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    Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019

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

    Directed byBeyoncé Knowles-Carter

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 98%, average score 8.98

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    High Flying Bird is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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    IO is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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    IO

    January 18

    ActorsMargaret Qualley, Anthony Mackie, Danny Huston

    Directed byJonathan Helpert

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 32%, average score 5.05

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    Between Two Ferns: The Movie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019

    ActorsZach Galifianakis

    Directed byScott Aukerman

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 79%, average score 6.69

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    The Laundromat is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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    Earthquake Bird is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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    Close is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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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

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    Fractured is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Anticipated Netflix Movies of 2019
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    Fractured

    October 11

    ActorsSam Worthington, Lily Rabe, Stephen Tobolowsky

    Directed byBrad Anderson

    Rotten Tomatoes score: 64%, average score 5.7

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