I would go out tonight, but my television wouldn’t forgive me
What’s coming on Netflix in May
When They See Us (Netflix original series coming May 31)
A four-part limited series from director Ava DuVernay that continues themes from her documentary 13th, her exploration of the criminal justice system through the true case of the Central Park Five teenagers wrongfully accused and convicted of rape.
The Last Summer (Netflix original film coming May 3)
Standing on the precipice of adulthood, a group of friends navigate new relationships, while reexamining others, during their final summer before college.
Tuca & Bertie (Netflix original series coming May 3)
Two bird women – a carefree toucan and anxious songbird – live in the same block of flats and share their lives in this animated comedy.
Good Girls: Season 2 (Netflix original series coming May 31)
In their second season, the women come face to face with the consequences of their criminal behavior.
Wine Country (Netflix original film coming May 10)
During a vacation to Napa Valley, a group of long-time friends reunite and revisit past choices in this hilarious and heartfelt comedy from director Amy Poehler.
Always Be My Maybe (Netflix original film coming May 31)
Everyone assumed Sasha and Marcus would wind up together except for Sasha and Marcus. Reconnecting after 15 years, the two start to wonder ... maybe?
ReMastered: The Lion’s Share (Netflix original documentary coming May 10)
Tracks SA journalist Rian Malan’s journey to find the original writers of the legendary song The Lion Sleeps Tonight, which earned over $15m in royalties for US groups The Tokens, Pete Seeger and the Weavers. Malan discovers the original writer, Solomon Linda, whose family lives in poverty in Soweto. Malan goes after businessmen in the US music industry to force them to pay their fair share to Linda’s family.
She’s Gotta Have It: Season 2 (Netflix original series coming May 24)
Romantic turmoil, artistic challenges and an eye-opening trip to Puerto Rico set Nola Darling on a new course.
Get Out (movie coming on May 3)
A young African-American visits his white girlfriend’s parents for the weekend, where his simmering uneasiness about their reception of him eventually reaches a boiling point.
Dead to Me (Netflix original series coming May 3)
A dark single-camera comedy about a powerful friendship that blossoms between a tightly wound widow and a free spirit with a shocking secret.
Lucifer: Season 4 (Netflix original series coming May 8)
As Chloe struggles to come to terms with Lucifer's disturbing revelation, a rogue priest sets out to stop a long-rumored prophecy.
White Gold: Season 2 (Netflix original series coming May 17)
Coming 17 May 2019
After forcing Walsh out, Vincent’s headaches include answering to a gangster boss and a new rival salesperson who's swooping up all the best jobs.
Nailed It! Season 3 (Netflix original series coming May 17)
Nicole and Jacques are back to judge the chaos in the kitchen, from half-baked doll cakes to delightfully creepy edible clowns.
Robin Hood The Rebellion (movie coming May 1)
With his true love captured by the villainous Sheriff of Nottingham, the legendary Robin Hood and his crew of outlaws execute a daring rescue to save her.
Spartacus (Movie coming May 16)
The life of Spartacus, the gladiator who lead a rebellion against the Romans. From his time as an ally of the Romans, to his betrayal and becoming a gladiator, to the rebellion he leads and its ultimate outcome.
Grown Ups 2 (movie coming May 31)
After moving his family back to his hometown to be with his friends and their kids, Lenny finds out that between old bullies, new bullies, schizo bus drivers, drunk cops on skis, and four hundred costumed party crashers sometimes crazy follows you.
Disney: Beauty and the Beast (Movie coming May 24)
A selfish prince is cursed to become a monster for the rest of his life, unless he learns to fall in love with a beautiful young woman he keeps prisoner.