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New Movies and TV Shows on Netflix This Week (January 2024)

Netflix has a host of new TV shows and movies releasing every week. Be it drama, comedy, horror or thrillers Netflix has something new to offer its followers and keep us all hooked. Over the years, it has been releasing a lot of Netflix original shows that are available only on this platform. They are also a lot of content that is acquired to build its extensive library, which includes pulse-pounding action flicks to heartwarming tales of love and friendship. Though Netflix has curated a collection that caters to every taste.

While there is a lot of interesting content to catch up on, there is new content coming out every week. To help you keep track of what’s new on Netflix and to keep you updated with the fresh content that is making its way to the platform, we have put together this list.

New Movies and TV Shows on Netflix This Week

Welcome to Samdal-ri — Episode 13 and 14

IMDb Rating: 8.2

MyDramaList: 8.4

Welcome to Samdal-ri; the rom-com beautifully captures the essence of classic romantic tropes, transporting viewers to a charming town on Jeju Island. The story is elevated by the captivating performances of Ji Chang-Wook as Jo Yong-pil and Shin Hye-sun as Jo Sam-dal, who effortlessly command every scene they appear in. The themes of Korean dramas are familiar to avid fans. They are two individuals who share a deep connection, born within minutes of each other. Despite their lingering emotions, they eventually part ways. They come together in a charming small town, surrounded by delightful friends and lovable locals.

There are plenty of amusing twists and turns, some slapstick comedy, and a fair share of challenges. Fans of these themes will indeed find this show delightful! In this drama, we see a lovely connection based on belonging, unconditional friendship, love, and support for one another through thick and thin despite the passage of time.  The show initially had a slow start, but it has gained momentum, with twelve out of sixteen episodes already available for streaming. Kdrama fans are waiting with bated breaths for episodes number thirteen and fourteen. The two episodes will be available on the streamer this week on Saturday and Sunday.

Cast:

  • Ji Chang-wook
  • Shin Hye-sun
Production Banner(s) MI and SLL
Producer(s) Jeon Seo-won, Lee Go-eun, Kim Su-ji, Kim Yu-ri, Jo Dong-min, and Ha Seong-min
Directed by Cha Young-hoon
Episode 13 Release Date January 13, 2024
Episode 14 Release Date January 14, 2024
Running Time 70 minutes

My Demon — Episode 13 and 14

IMDb Rating: 8.1

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 72%

My Demon, a South Korean drama, has become a beloved show among many viewers. The series has consistently provided entertainment, with twelve episodes already released out of sixteen. Audiences have been bewitched by the show’s charming moments and the undeniable chemistry between the lead characters, Do Do-hee and Jeong Gu-won. The ongoing plot has charmed viewers, keeping them on the edge of their seats and eagerly awaiting each new episode. My Demon is a spellbinding series that blends mystery, romance, and entertainment effortlessly. This week, My Demon’s episode 13 and episode 14 will arrive on OTT on Friday and Saturday, respectively.

Cast:

  • Kim Yoo-jung
  • Song Kang
  • Lee Sang-yi
  • Kim Hae-sook
Production Banner(s) Studio S and Binge Works
Producer(s) Lee Jae-woo, Yoon Geon-hee, and Ahn Young-in
Directed by Kim Jang-han and Kwon Da-som
Episode 13 Release Date January 12, 2024
Episode 14 Release Date January 13, 2024
Running Time 70 minutes

The One Piece: Egghead Arc

IMDb Rating: To Be Determined

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: To Be Determined

Netflix has been deeply engaged with One Piece in recent years, and they have just made a momentous announcement that elevates their partnership to unprecedented levels. The streaming platform continues to establish itself as the preferred destination for One Piece enthusiasts as it announces the weekly streaming of the Egghead Island arc. The player’s consistent release schedule of One Piece showcases a bright future for anime licenses and solidifies Netflix as the ultimate destination for One Piece and anime fans. Although the streaming service has decided to release One Piece’s Egghead Island arc, there are still areas where their approach to the series could be enhanced. One area that needs attention is their infrequent release schedule.

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Production Banner(s)
Producer(s)
Director
Release Date January 13, 2024
Running Time To Be Announced

Pete Davidson: Turbo Fonzarelli

IMDb Rating: 6.1

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 72%

From his childhood crush on Leonardo DiCaprio to the disturbing gift from a stalker, comedian Pete Davidson cuts loose in this stand-up special, Pete Davidson: Turbo Fonzarelli.

Features:

  • Pete Davidson
Genre Stand-Up Comedy
Maturity Rating A
Director Jason Orley
Release Date January 9, 2024
Running Time 56 minutes

Society Of The Snow

IMDb Rating: 7.9

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 90%

Society of the Snow is a gripping survival thriller directed by J. A. Bayona, which revolves around the harrowing events of the Uruguayan 1972 Andes flight disaster. The film is based on Pablo Vierci’s book, which chronicles the experiences of the 16 crash survivors, some of whom Vierci had known since childhood. The movie concluded the 80th Venice International Film Festival in an Out of Competition slot. Society of the Snow has garnered praise from critics, who have hailed it as J. A. Bayona’s finest work. The film was selected as one of the 15 finalist films for the Best International Feature Film category at the 96th Academy Awards, representing Spain.

Cast:

  • Enzo Vogrincic Roldán
  • Matías Recalt
  • Agustín Pardella
  • Felipe González Otaño
  • Luciano Chatton
  • Valentino Alonso
  • Francisco Romero
  • Agustín Berruti
  • Andy Pruss
  • Simón Hempe
  • Juan Caruso
  • Esteban Bigliardi
  • Rocco Posca
  • Esteban Kukuriczka
  • Rafael Federman
  • Agustín Della Corte
  • Tomas Wolf
Production Banner(s) Misión de Audaces Films, El Arriero Films, and Netflix
Screenplay By J. A. Bayona, Bernat Vilaplana, Jaime Marques, and Nicolás Casariego
Director J. A. Bayona
Release Date January 7, 2024
Running Time 144 minutes

The Brothers Sun

IMDb Rating: 7.8

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 82%

Brad Falchuk and Byron Wu created the black comedic action television series The Brothers Sun for Netflix. There are a total of eight episodes in season one. The casts were unveiled on June 13, 2022, with Michelle Yeoh and Justin Chien taking the lead roles of Eileen Sun and Charles Sun, respectively. Principal photography for the show commenced on the same day. The filming process spanned three months, with locations in Los Angeles, California, and Taipei City, Taiwan. The shooting concluded on September 23, 2022.

Cast:

  • Michelle Yeoh
  • Justin Chien
  • Sam Song Li
  • Highdee Kuan
  • Joon Lee
  • Alice Hewkin
  • Jon Xue Zhang
  • Jenny Yang
  • Madison Hu
  • Rodney To
Production Banner(s) Brad Falchuk Teley-Vision and Unknown Rebel
Executive Producer(s) Brad Falchuk, Byron Wu, Kevin Tancharoen, and Mikkel Bondesen
Creator(s) Brad Falchuk and Byron Wu
Release Date January 4, 2024
Running Time 47–69 minutes

Malignant

IMDb Rating: 6.2

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 77%

Malignant is already streaming on multiple platforms on a buy-and-rental basis. The horror film has now arrived on Netflix on a subscription video-on-demand basis.

The American horror film Malignant, helmed by James Wan and written by Akela Cooper, will be released in 2021. The story credit goes to Wan, Ingrid Bisu, and Cooper. The plot centers on a woman who, after having disturbing dreams about murders, comes to terms with the fact that these killings are taking place. Annabelle Wallis essays the central role of Madison Mitchell / Emily. The movie received mostly positive reviews from critics.

Cast:

  • Annabelle Wallis
  • Maddie Hasson
  • George Young
  • Michole Briana White
Production Banner(s) New Line Cinema, Atomic Monster, Starlight Media Inc., and My Entertainment Inc.
Producer(s) James Wan and Michael Clear
Director James Wan
Release Date January 4, 2024
Running Time 111 minutes

Fool Me Once

IMDb Rating: 7.0

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 75%

Fool Me Once is an eight-part television series made under the banner of Quay Street Productions for Netflix. It is based on the 2016 Harlan Coben novel of the same name and was adapted by Danny Brocklehurst. The show is set in Britain. After two murders, a family is still reeling. Maya Stern witnesses the return of her dead husband, Joe, in the form of an intruder as she reviews footage from her home’s security cameras.

Moreover, her niece and nephew, Abby and Daniel, investigate their mother’s death and discover potential links between the two instances. It is the crux of the show’s plot. Production began in February 2023 in Manchester, England, and continued to various northwest locales and a small amount of Spain. The filming culminated in August 2023.

Cast:

  • Michelle Keegan
  • Adeel Akhtar
  • Richard Armitage
  • Joanna Lumley
Production Banner Quay Street Productions
Producer Jessica Taylor
Creator Danny Brocklehurst
Release Date January 1, 2024
Running Time 35–55 minutes

Pokémon Concierge/ Pokémon Resort

IMDb Rating: 7.6

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 100%

In the stop-motion animated series, Haru, a concierge at the Pokémon Resort, shares her experiences and interactions with Pokémon and their owners, who come as guests, and she shows hospitality to and fulfills the needs of weary Pokémon and their trainers. Karen Fukuhara voices Haru’s character in English, and Rena Nōnen has voiced the character in Japanese.

Voice Cast:

  • Rena Nōnen
  • Fairouz Ai
  • Okuno Eita
  • Takemura Yoshiko

English Voice Cast:

  • Karen Fukuhara
  • Imani Hakim
  • Josh Keaton
  • Lori Alan
Production Banner(s) The Pokémon Company, Dwarf Studios, and Netflix Animation
Writer Doki Harumi
Director Ogawa Iku
Release Date December 28, 2023
Running Time 15-20 minutes

Latest Movies and TV Shows Releases on Netflix

Gyeongseong Creature

IMDb Rating: 7.4

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 88%

Gyeongseong Creature follows a group of individuals as they struggle valiantly on the brink of mortality during the spring of 1945, during Gyeongseong’s (the former name for Seoul) darkest hour. It mainly revolves around two young adults facing a peculiar creature born out of greed and fighting for their lives. The first season is divided into two parts: Part 1 was released on December 22, 2023, with seven episodes, while Part 2, with the remaining three, will be released on January 5, 2024. A second season is already in the works.

The Gyeongseong Creature has achieved remarkable success in South Korea, securing the top spot in the country’s rankings. Within just three days of its release, it has also claimed the third position in Netflix’s Global Top 10 TV (Non-English) category. This captivating series has garnered a positive reception in 20 countries, earning a place in their top 10 lists. Notable among these countries are India, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Taiwan.

Cast:

  • Park Seo-joon
  • Han So-hee
  • Soo Hyun
  • Kim Hae-sook
  • Jo Han-chul
  • Wi Ha-joon
  • Ji Woo
  • Park Ji-hwan
  • Choi Young-joon
  • Ok Ja-yeon
  • Ahn Ji-ho
  • Bae Hyun-sung
Production Banner(s) Story & Pictures Media, Kakao Entertainment, and Studio Dragon
Producer(s) Hwang Jee-woo, Jang Se-jung, Park Beom-soo, and Park Eun-kyung
Creator Kakao Entertainment (planning)
Release Date December 22, 2023
Running Time 65–73 minutes

Rebel Moon – Part One: A Child of Fire

IMDb Rating: 5.6

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 23%

Rebel Moon, also known as Rebel Moon – Part One: A Child of Fire, is a space opera directed by Zack Snyder. The screenplay was co-written by Snyder, Kurt Johnstad, and Shay Hatten and is based on a story conceived by Snyder. Zack Snyder’s visual flair is still evident in Rebel Moon: Part One – A Child of Fire. The film does an excellent job entertaining while drawing from various science fiction works. The flick’s breathtaking visuals enthrall the audience.

The story takes place in a fictional galaxy where the Motherworld holds dominion. The ruling power, the Imperium, threatens a farming colony on the moon Veldt. Kora, a former soldier of the Imperium, embarks on a quest to gather warriors from various corners of the galaxy. Their mission is to unite and prepare for a confrontation with the Imperium before they can reclaim control over Veldt.

Cast:

  • Sofia Boutella
  • Djimon Hounsou
  • Ed Skrein
  • Michiel Huisman
  • Doona Bae
  • Ray Fisher
  • Charlie Hunnam
  • Anthony Hopkins
Production Banner(s) The Stone Quarry and Grand Electric
Producer(s) Deborah Snyder, Eric Newman, Zack Snyder, and Wesley Coller
Director Zack Snyder
Release Date December 15, 2023 (United States)/ December 21, 2023 (Netflix)
Running Time 134 minutes

Maestro

IMDb Rating: 6.7

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 79%

Maestro is a biographical drama film about the relationship between American composer Leonard Bernstein and his wife, Felicia Montealegre. Bradley Cooper directed the movie, and he co-wrote the screenplay with Josh Singer. The motion picture features Carey Mulligan in the role of Montealegre and Cooper as Bernstein. Maestro debuted at the 80th Venice International Film Festival on September 2, 2023. It received a nomination for the prestigious Golden Lion Award. The film was initially released in a limited number of theaters on November 22, 2023, and later made available for streaming on Netflix starting on December 20.

The film garnered positive reviews from critics and was recognized as one of the 2023 top 10 films by the National Board of Review and the American Film Institute. Additionally, it has received four nominations for the Golden Globe Awards. Maestro is an inspiring tribute to the life and work of a great talent, spearheaded by two outstanding performances.

Cast:

  • Carey Mulligan
  • Bradley Cooper
  • Matt Bomer
  • Maya Hawke
  • Sarah Silverman
Production Banner(s) Sikelia Productions, Amblin Entertainment, Lea Pictures, and Fred Berner Films
Producer(s) Martin Scorsese, Bradley Cooper, Steven Spielberg, Fred Berner, Amy Durning, and Kristie Macosko Krieger
Director Bradley Cooper
Release Date December 20, 2023
Running Time 129 minutes

Trevor Noah: Where Was I

IMDb Rating: 6.7

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 45%

Trevor Noah: Where Was I is now streaming digitally. In this comedy special, Trevor Noah talks about his world travels, riffs on national anthems, derailing a German sightseeing tour, and getting roasted in Paris. The official trailer description states:

Returning to Netflix for his fourth original comedy special, Trevor Noah shares his hilarious experiences from his recent travels around the world, ranging from foreign national anthems to varying cultural norms. 

Featuring:

  • Trevor Noah
Release Date December 19, 2023
Running Time 68 minutes

Carol & The End of The World

IMDb Rating: 7.2

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 100%

Carol & The End of the World is a captivating American adult animated miniseries combining comedy, drama, and apocalyptic themes. Created by the talented Dan Guterman, this show is exclusively available on Netflix. It was produced by Bardel Entertainment and was released on December 15, 2023. Though it contains its fair share of laughable slapstick, Carol & The End of the World is a reflective and thoughtful series exploring the meaning of human existence in a social context.

Voice Cast:

  • Martha Kelly voices Carol
  • Beth Grant voices Pauline
  • Lawrence Pressman voices Bernard
  • Kimberly Hébert Gregory voices Donna
  • Mel Rodriguez voices Luis
  • Bridget Everett voices Elena
  • Michael Chernus voices Eric
  • Sean Giambrone voices Steven
  • Laurie Metcalf voices Kathleen
Production Banner(s) Netflix Animation
Producer(s) Dayla Kennedy
Creator Dan Guterman
Release Date December 15, 2023
Running Time 25–33 minutes

Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget

IMDb Rating: 6.4

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 80%

After a 23-year wait, fans of the feathered flock are finally in for a clucking good time as DreamWorks dishes out the much-anticipated sequel to the original Chicken Run movie. Set to hit screens this week, get ready to witness our favorite fearless chickens embarking on a whole new adventure to save the day.

In this egg-citing sequel, our feathered friends unite to confront an ominous new challenge: a neighboring farm with some dubious culinary plans. The stakes are higher, the suspense is palpable, and the humor is as egg-ceptional as ever.

As the entertainment gurus here at Entertainment Daily, we’ve got the scoop on everything you need to know about this feather-filled escapade. So, dust off your popcorn bowl, feather your nest on the couch, and prepare for a cluck-tastic cinematic experience that’s been over two decades in the making. The wait is finally over, and the chickens are ready to rule the roost once again!”

Voice Cast:

  • Thandiwe Newton voices Ginger
  • Peter Serafinowicz voices Reginald Smith
  • David Bradley voices Fowler
  • Jane Horrocks voices Babs
  • Josie Sedgwick-Davies voices Frizzle
  • Nick Mohammed voices Dr Fry
  • Romesh Ranganathan voices Nick
  • Daniel Mays voices Fetcher
  • Zachary Levi voices Rocky
  • Bella Ramsey voices Molly
  • Imelda Staunton voices Bunty
  • Miranda Richardson voices Mrs Tweedy
Production Banner(s) Aardman Animations and Netflix Animations
Producer(s) Steve Pegram and Leyla Hobart
Director Sam Fell
Release Date December 15, 2023
Running Time 98 minutes

The Crown Season 6 Part 2

IMDb Rating: 8.6

Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 81%

Season 6’s first volume, including four episodes, was released on November 16, 2023. Following that, the second volume, comprising six episodes, was released on December 14. Production for the season commenced shortly before the passing of Queen Elizabeth II on September 8, 2022.

The sixth season events unfold from 1997 to 2005, during Tony Blair’s premiership. The loss of Diana, Princess of Wales, the Golden Jubilee of Elizabeth II, the deaths of Princess Margaret and Queen Elizabeth–The Queen Mother, Prince William and Kate Middleton’s early relationship, and the wedding of Prince Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles are all showcased.

Cast:

  • Imelda Staunton as QUEEN ELIZABETH II
  • Jonathan Pryce as Prince Philip
  • Lesley Manville as Princess Margaret
  • Dominic West as Prince Charles
  • Elizabeth Debicki as Princess Diana
  • Khalid Abdalla as Dodi Fayed
  • Lesley Manville as Princess Margaret
  • Claudia Harrison as Princess Anne
  • Meg Bellamy as Kate Middleton
  • Bertie Carvel as Tony Blair
  • Luther Ford as Teenage Prince Harry
  • Salim Daw as Mohamed al-Fayed
Production Banner(s) Left Bank Pictures and Sony Pictures Television
Producer(s) Andy Stebbing, Martin Harrison, Michael Casey, Andrew Eaton, Oona O’Beirn, and Faye Ward
Director(s) May el-Toukhy, Erik Richter Strand, Alex Gabassi, and Stephen Daldry
Release Date December 14, 2023
Running Time 39–72 minutes

Upcoming Movies and TV shows on Netflix (January 2024)

Name of the show/ Movie Release Date Genre
Lift January 12, 2024 Heist Comedy
Sweet Home Season 2 January 24, 2024 Reality Series
Badland Hunters January 26, 2024 Dystopian Action
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