Netflix New Releases: The Best Shows & Movies to Watch in July

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Netflix is sharing a never-before-seen glimpse at its July 2022 streaming slate, and it’s even better than expected.

The list is full of recognizable titles, including Catch Me If You Can, GoodFellas, I Am Legend, Mean Girls, Old School and The Dark Knight Rises. However, the real showstoppers are all the new original titles. While there are multiple debuts—like The Longest Night and D.B. Cooper: Where Are You?!—there are also several shows that are returning for new seasons, like Stranger Things, Virgin River and Blown Away.

Keep reading for our top picks from Netflix’s new releases, followed by a complete list of TV shows and movies that are coming to the streaming service beginning in July.

1. 'Stranger Things 4'

Premiere date: July 1

The first part of Stranger Things 4 premiered earlier this month, but the second volume is right around the corner. The show follows a group of friends who face a variety of supernatural creatures after venturing into an alternate universe called the Upside Down. Cue “Running Up that Hill” by Kate Bush.

2. 'The Longest Night'

Premiere date: July 8

The series consists of six episodes, but it takes place over the course of one night. It all starts when a group of men invade a psychiatric prison in an attempt to abduct a dangerous serial killer.

3. 'D.B. Cooper: Where Are You?!'

Premiere date: July 13

If you’ve ever wondered what happened to D.B. Cooper, this is for you. The documentary examines the 1971 incident, when a skyjacker stole cash before parachuting off a plane.

4. 'Virgin River'

Premiere date: July 20

Who’s ready for more Virgin River? The popular series is returning for its fourth season, which follows a nurse practitioner named Mel (Alexandra Breckenridge) as she adjusts to life in a small town.

5. 'Blown Away' (season 3)

Premiere date: July 22

The mesmerizing reality show follows a group of skilled glass artists who compete for a cash prize and an artist residency at the Corning Museum of Glass. The third season is dropping on July 22.

Netflix new releases: July 2022

July 1
A Call to Spy
Big Daddy
Blue Jasmine
Boogie Nights
Catch Me If You Can
Falls Around Her
Final Score
I Am Legend
Mean Girls
Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous
Natural Born Killers
Old School
Police Academy
Stranger Things 4—Volume 2 (Netflix original series)
The Dark Knight Rises
The Dirty Dozen
The Pursuit of Happyness
The Talented Mr. Ripley
The Terminal
Wyatt Earp
Zero Dark Thirty

July 3
Blair Witch

July 4
Leave No Trace

July 6
Control Z—Season 3 (Netflix original series)
Girl in the Picture (Netflix original documentary)
Hello, Goodbye, and Everything in Between (Netflix original movie)
King of Stonks (Netflix original series)
Uncle from Another World

July 7
Karma's World—Season 3 (Netflix original series) *Family-friendly option
The Flash—Season 8
Vinland Saga—Season 1

July 8
Boo, Bitch (Netflix original series)
Capitani—Season 2 (Netflix original series)
Dangerous Liaisons (Netflix original movie)
How To Build a Sex Room (Netflix original series)
Incantation (Netflix original movie)
Jewel (Netflix original movie)
Ranveer vs Wild with Bear Grylls (Netflix original movie)
The Longest Night (Netflix original series)
The Sea Beast (Netflix original movie)

July 10
12 Strong

July 11
For Jojo (Netflix original movie)
Valley of the Dead (Netflix original movie)

July 12
Bill Burr: Live at Red Rocks
How to Change Your Mind (Netflix original documentary)
My Daughter's Killer (Netflix original documentary)

July 13
Big Timber—Season 2 (Netflix original series)
D.B. Cooper: Where Are You?! (Netflix original documentary)
Hurts Like Hell (Netflix original series)
Never Stop Dreaming: The Life and Legacy of Shimon Peres (Netflix original documentary)
Sintonia—Season 3 (Netflix original series)
Under the Amalfi Sun (Netflix original movie)

July 14
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight (Netflix original series) *Family-friendly option
Resident Evil (Netflix original series)

July 15
Alba (Netflix original series)
Country Queen (Netflix original series)
Farzar (Netflix original series)
Love Goals (Jaadugar) (Netflix original movie)
Mom, Don't Do That! (Netflix original series)
Persuasion (Netflix original movie)
Remarriage & Desires (Netflix original series)

July 16

July 18
Live is Life (Netflix original movie)
My Little Pony: A New Generation: Sing-Along (Netflix original series) *Family-friendly option
StoryBots: Laugh, Learn, Sing: Collection 2: Learn to Read (Netflix original series) *Family-friendly option
Too Old for Fairy Tales (Netflix original movie)

July 19
David A. Arnold: It Ain't For the Weak

July 20
Bad Exorcist—Seasons 1 and 2 (Netflix original series)
Virgin River—Season 4 (Netflix original series)

July 21
Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous—Season 5 (Netflix original series) *Family-friendly option

July 22
Blown Away—Season 3 (Netflix original series)
The Gray Man (Netflix original movie)
ONE PIECE—New Episodes

July 25
Gabby's Dollhouse—Season 5 (Netflix original series) *Family-friendly option

July 26
August: Osage County
DI4RIES (Netflix original series)
Shania Twain: Not Just a Girl
Street Food: USA (Netflix original documentary)

July 27
Car Masters: Rust to Riches—Season 4 (Netflix original series)
Dream Home Makeover—Season 3 (Netflix original series)
The Most Hated Man on the Internet (Netflix original documentary)
Pipa (Netflix original movie)
Rebelde—Season 2 (Netflix original series)

July 28
A Cut Above (Netflix original movie)
Another Self (Netflix original series)
Keep Breathing (Netflix original series)
Oggy and the Cockroaches: Next Generation (Netflix original series) *Family-friendly option

July 29
Case Closed: Zero's Tea Time
Fanático (Netflix original series)
Purple Hearts (Netflix original movie)
Rebel Cheer Squad: A Get Even Series (Netflix original series) *Family-friendly option
The Beauty Queen of Jerusalem—Season 2 (Netflix original series)
The Entitled (Netflix original movie)
Uncoupled (Netflix original series)

July 31
The Wretched

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