8 Netflix Films To Stream Before January Ends And They’re Gone

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If you’re a Netflix subscriber, you know how it goes: Movies come and go from the platform—even the good ones. Unfortunately, this month is no different.

As the end of January approaches, Netflix bids farewell to some of its beloved movies. To ensure you don’t miss out on cinematic gems, we’re rounding up a few of the best ones below. From intense psychological thrillers to heartwarming comedies and soul-stirring romances, there’s something that every movie lover will want to watch one more time. Grab your popcorn, settle in, and stream these movies before they say their temporary goodbyes.

1. Black Swan

If you’re up for something on the dramatic side, maybe Black Swan is up your alley. Natalie Portman won an Oscar for her performance in this psychological thriller directed by Darren Aronofsky. The film delves into the intense and competitive world of professional ballet. With themes of obsession, ambition, and the thin line between reality and hallucination, Black Swan is a gripping cinematic experience that will keep you on the edge of your seat.


2. Baby Mama

Need a laugh? We’ve got you covered. For a hearty dose of giggles, Baby Mama is a must-watch comedy starring the iconic, dynamic duo of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. The film explores themes of friendship, motherhood, and the unexpected twists that life can throw your way. With hilarious performances and witty humor, Baby Mama offers a delightful escape into the world of pregnancy and enduring friendships.


3. The Bling Ring

Attention, Sofia Coppola fans! Whether you’ve loved her since Lost in Translation or just hopped on the Priscilla train, you’ll want to give this earlier Coppola film a watch. Dive into the glitzy yet sinister world of celebrity obsession with The Bling Ring. Tis film is inspired by real events where a group of fame-obsessed teenagers embarks on a crime spree targeting the homes of Hollywood celebrities. The exploration of society’s fascination with fame and materialism makes The Bling Ring a thought-provoking and visually captivating watch.


4. Call Me by Your Name

Can’t get enough Timothée Chalamet after watching Wonka? Let’s take a look back at one of the dream boat’s earlier roles. Luca Guadagnino’s masterpiece, “Call Me by Your Name,” is a poignant and visually stunning coming-of-age story based on a novel by Andre Aciman. Set against the backdrop of an idyllic Italian summer, the film beautifully captures the nuances of love and self-discovery. Timothée Chalamet and Armie Hammer deliver outstanding performances, making this a timeless and emotionally resonant cinematic experience.


5. Eat Pray Love

Embark on a transformative journey with Julia Roberts in “Eat Pray Love.” Based on Elizabeth Gilbert’s memoir, the film follows a woman’s quest for self-discovery as she travels through Italy, India, and Indonesia. Filled with soul-searching moments, heartwarming encounters, and breathtaking scenery, Eat Pray Love encourages viewers to reflect on life’s purpose and the pursuit of happiness.


6. Forgetting Sarah Marshall

Now this is a rom-com that everybody needs to watch. Jason Segel, Kristen Bell, and Mila Kunis star in this laugh-out-loud romantic comedy about heartbreak, healing, and unexpected love. Forgetting Sarah Marshall is a hilarious exploration of relationships gone awry, featuring quirky characters and memorable comedic moments. The film’s blend of humor and heart makes it a perfect choice for those seeking a feel-good movie night.


7. Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

A classic teen movie that’s made a lasting impression on today’s youth, this is one many are sad to say goodbye to. Join Scott Pilgrim on an epic journey to win the heart of his dream girl in this visually stunning and action-packed film. Starring Michael Cera and directed by Edgar Wright, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World combines elements of romance, comedy, and video game aesthetics to create a unique cinematic experience. With its energetic soundtrack and charismatic performances, this film is a must-watch for fans of unconventional storytelling.


8. La La Land

Damien Chazelle’s enchanting musical La La Land is a critically acclaimed masterpiece that deserves a spot on your watchlist. Starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling, the film takes you on a mesmerizing journey through the dreams and challenges of aspiring artists in Los Angeles. With breathtaking visuals, captivating performances, and a soundtrack that will stay with you, La La Land is a celebration of love, ambition, and the magic of Hollywood.

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