Best Netflix Movies & Series (October 2021)

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Are you looking for the best shows and movies on Netflix? We’ve got you covered. Netflix adds brand new movies and series to watch every single month, and we’ve rounded them all up in our guide on the best Netflix movies and series. Every month, we’ll add all the new releases.

Netflix has been facing more and more competition from the likes of Disney, HBO, Peacock, and more. That means that it has to fight for your subscription. As a result, expect the company to produce more and more high-quality content over the next few months and years.

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Of course, it can be hard to find new content. That’s because of the fact that there’s always so much new stuff. Here are the best Netflix movies and series for October 2021.

Best Netflix movies and series for October 2021

Army of Thieves

  • In this prequel to Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead, small-town bank teller Dieter gets drawn into the adventure of a lifetime when a mysterious woman recruits him to join a crew of Interpol’s most wanted criminals, attempting to heist a sequence of legendary, impossible-to-crack safes across Europe.

Komi Can’t Communicate

  • At a high school full of unique characters, Tadano helps his shy and unsociable classmate Komi reach her goal of making friends with 100 people.

Locke & Key: Season 2

  • With danger lurking closer than they know, Tyler, Kinsey and Bode unlock more family secrets as they dig deeper into the power and mystery of the keys.


  • We all have that one friend. Meet four of them. This Fall’s hottest new show is finally moving in — to Netflix. All 180 Episodes of Seinfeld are streaming October 1st.

You: Season 3

  • Now married with a young baby, Love and Joe try to forge a normal life in the affluent suburb of Madre Linda. But old habits die hard.

All the movies and series coming and going on Netflix in October 2021

Streaming October 1st

  • A Knight’s Tale

  • A Sinister Sect: Colonia Dignidad NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY 🇩🇪

  • An Inconvenient Truth

  • Are You Afraid of the Dark?: Season 1

  • As Good as It Gets

  • Awakenings

  • B.A.P.S.

  • Bad Teacher

  • The Cave

  • Desperado

  • The Devil Inside

  • Diana: The Musical NETFLIX SPECIAL

  • Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood

  • Double Team

  • The DUFF

  • Eagle Eye

  • Endless Love

  • Forever Rich NETFLIX FILM 🇳🇱

  • Ghost

  • Gladiator

  • The Guilty NETFLIX FILM

  • Hairspray (2007)

  • The Holiday

  • Jet Li’s Fearless

  • The Karate Kid (2010)

  • Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life

  • Léon: The Professional


  • Malcolm X

  • Observe and Report

  • Once Upon a Time in Mexico

  • Paik’s Spirit NETFLIX SERIES 🇰🇷

  • Project X

  • Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

  • Rumor Has It…

  • Scaredy Cats NETFLIX FAMILY

  • Seinfeld: Seasons 1-9

  • Serendipity

  • The Seven Deadly Sins: Cursed by LightNETFLIX ANIME 🇯🇵

  • Spy Kids

  • Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams

  • Spy Kids 3: Game Over

  • Step Brothers

  • Swallow NETFLIX FILM 🇳🇬

  • The Ugly Truth

  • Till Death

  • Titanic

  • Tommy Boy

  • Unthinkable

  • Waterworld

  • Zodiac

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  • Blue Period NETFLIX ANIME 🇯🇵

  • Insidious: Chapter 2

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  • In for a Murder / W jak morderstwo NETFLIX FILM 🇵🇱

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  • We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

Streaming October 25th

  • King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

Streaming October 26th

  • Roswell, New Mexico: Season 3

  • Sex: Unzipped — NETFLIX SERIES

Streaming October 27th

  • Begin Again

  • Hypnotic — NETFLIX FILM

  • Nobody Sleeps in the Woods Tonight Part 2 — NETFLIX FILM 🇵🇱

  • Sintonia: Season 2 — NETFLIX SERIES 🇧🇷

  • Wentworth: Season 8

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Coming Soon

  • A World Without NETFLIX FILM 🇮🇩

  • An Astrological Guide for Broken Hearts NETFLIX SERIES 🇮🇹

  • Call My Agent: BollywoodNETFLIX SERIES 🇮🇳

  • Encounters: Season 1

  • House of Secrets: The Burari Deaths NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY 🇮🇳

  • Inspector Koo — NETFLIX SERIES 🇰🇷

  • The Raincoat Killer: Chasing a Predator in Korea NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

Keep reading for the full list of movies, shows, and specials being taken off of the streaming service next month. Here’s a video featuring highlights coming to Netflix in October 2021:

Leaving October 1st

  • Death Race: Beyond Anarchy

  • Tales From the Hood 2

Leaving October 3rd

  • Angel Has Fallen

Leaving October 6th

  • Real Steel

Leaving October 14th

  • Cheech & Chong’s Still Smokin

Leaving October 15th

  • The Creative Brain

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  • U Turn

Leaving October 20th

  • Containment: Season 1

  • Free Fire

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  • The Hummingbird Project

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  • The Mist: Season 1

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  • Rango

  • Shine On with Reese: Season 1

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  • Pup Star

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  • The 12th Man

  • Zack and Miri Make a Porno

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  • 60 Days In: Season 5

  • Angels & Demons

  • Battle: Los Angeles

  • Beowulf

  • Billy on the Street: Seasons 1-5

  • Catch Me If You Can

  • The Da Vinci Code

  • Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

  • Forged in Fire: Season 6

  • The Heartbreak Kid

  • The Impossible

  • Inception

  • Legally Blonde

  • Mile 22

  • Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You

  • Reckoning: Limited Series

  • Snowden

  • Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny

  • Yes Man

Wondering what else Netflix has brought to its streaming service in recent months? Keep scrolling to see all of the best movies and series that Netflix has added and removed lately.

All the movies and series coming and going on Netflix in September 2021

Streaming September 1st

  • A Cinderella Story

  • Agatha Christie’s Crooked House

  • Barbie Big City Big Dreams

  • Blade Runner: The Final Cut (1982)

  • The Blue Lagoon (1980)

  • Chappie

  • Clear and Present Danger

  • Cliffhanger

  • Cold Mountain

  • Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles

  • Dear John

  • Do the Right Thing

  • Freedom Writers

  • Green Lantern

  • House Party

  • House Party 2

  • House Party 3

  • How to Be a Cowboy NETFLIX SERIES

  • The Interview

  • Kid-E-Cats: Season 2

  • Labyrinth

  • Letters to Juliet

  • Love Don’t Cost a Thing (2003)

  • Mars Attacks!

  • Marshall

  • Mystery Men

  • The Nutty Professor

  • The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

  • Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

  • Once Upon a Time in America

  • Open Season 2

  • Rhyme & Reason

  • School of Rock

  • Tears of the Sun

  • Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins

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  • Dark Skies

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  • Grown Ups

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  • Je Suis Karl NETFLIX FILM 🇩🇪

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Keep reading for the full list of movies, shows, and specials being taken off of the streaming service next month. Here’s a video featuring highlights coming to Netflix in September 2021:

Leaving September 3rd

  • Kicking and Screaming

Leaving September 6th

  • Midnight Special

Leaving September 7th

  • Ripper Street: Series 1-5

Leaving September 11th

  • Turbo

Leaving September 12th

  • I’m Sorry: Seasons 1-2

Leaving September 14th

  • Pawn Stars: Season 2

Leaving September 15th

  • Angry Birds: Seasons 1-2

  • As Above, So Below

  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Leaving September 16th

  • Penny Dreadful: Seasons 1-3

Leaving September 18th

  • Beauty & the Beast: Seasons 1-4

Leaving September 26th

  • The Grandmaster

Leaving September 30th

  • Air Force One

  • Austin Powers in Goldmember

  • Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

  • Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

  • Boogie Nights

  • Cradle 2 the Grave

  • Evil: Season 1

  • Fools Rush In

  • Insidious

  • The Karate Kid

  • The Karate Kid Part II

  • The Karate Kid Part II

  • Kung Fu Panda

  • Kung Fu Panda 2

  • No Strings Attached

  • The Pianist

  • Prom Night

  • The Queen

  • Star Trek

  • Star Trek: Enterprise: Seasons 1-4

  • Star Trek: Seasons 1-3

  • Star Trek: Voyager: Seasons 1-7

  • The Unicorn: Season 1

  • Why Do Fools Fall in Love

That’s it for all of the best new Netflix movies and series. Check back next month though for even more new arrivals. We’ll be updating this piece regularly!

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