If your new year’s resolution was to spend less time in front of the TV, Netflix has answered your prayers…by unloading not a whole lot for January 2022. Traditionally a weak point on the entertainment calendar, the big wigs at Netflix HQ have decided to hold off on any sort of blockbuster listing. Instead, what’s New on Netflix is a proverbial buffet of confusing European murder mysteries. But there is one major saving grace and it comes in a neat little season four, part one sized box.
Best New Series on Netflix in January 2022
Ozark: Season 4 Part 1
As mentioned, Netflix really threw all of its eggs into the Ozark basket, and we’re not complaining. Part one of the fourth and final season of Jason Bateman’s incredible blue-toned drama lands on January 21, shining a light on the Byrdes’ future. But while freedom from the cartel is seemingly within reach, family troubles threaten to derail their plans.
Release date: January 21
After Life: Season 3
Ricky Gervais is a funny dude, but After Life has managed to do something none of his others have – Make us feel. Heartfelt, honest and bleakly brilliant, season three of the hit UK series sees Tony on the up. No longer quite so aggressively grouchy about life, he carries on, despite still continuing to struggle to fill the void left behind by his late wife.
Release date: January 14
The Sinner: Season 4: Percy
After watching the first season intently, we sort of dropped off The Sinner, which is apparently already in its fourth instalment. While we know absolutely nothing about the new season storyline, the lack of alternative options means we’ll probably be giving this one a spin.
Release date: January 26
Snowpiercer: Season 3
It’s always a good time when Snowpiercer returns. This time around, we find big dog Layton continuing to search the globe for livable conditions while Wilford — fueled by fury and revenge — remains in hot pursuit. Saucy.
Release date: January 25
Too Hot to Handle: Season 3
Super hotties with bodies forbidden from touching each other – it’s like Bible Camp all over again, only this time, there is more than just youthful innocence on the line. Season three of the worst show we’ve admittedly binged watched is a carbon copy of the first two, whihc sees influencers forced to abstain from sex in order to win $100,000.
Release date: January 19
Best New Movies on Netflix in January 2022
The Royal Treatment
The Prince Charming story gets an unnecessary reboot just in time for Valentine’s Day. When New York hairdresser Izzy seizes the chance to work at the wedding of a charming prince, sparks fly but will love or duty prevail?
Release date: January 20
Munich – The Edge of War
Ok, enough sh*tting on the rom-coms, Netflix has gone serious with this one and it looks great. Based on Robert Harris’ book, Munich – The Edge of War tells the story of a British civil servant and a German diplomat who cross paths in Munich and conspire to prevent war in Europe in Autumn 1938. Littered with nods to the past, this is a must-watch for history-buffs who don’t mind a bit of fiction heroism.
Release date: January 21
A great man once said, you don’t know anything until you’ve experienced ‘the triumphs and defeats, the epic highs and lows of high school football’. That man was Archie from Riverdale and he has nothing to do with this film, however, it seemed moderately applicable given the content. Based on a true story, Home Town sees suspended NFL coach Sean Payton finds redemption — and reconnection — coaching his son’s youth football team in small-town Texas.
Release date: January 28
A foreign language film that really shows Netflix’s versatility, Chosen follows a teenager who has her world turned upside down when she discovers the disturbing truth lurking in her sleepy Danish town. From the creators of The Rain.
Release date: January 13
Best New Documentaries on Netflix in January 2022
Neymar: The Perfect Chaos
He’s one of the more contentious superstars in world sport, but Neymar is undoubtedly an icon. In this documentary, the Brazilian football star shares the highs and lows of his personal life and brilliant football career.
Release date: January 25
The Puppet Master: Hunting the Ultimate Conman
What happens when a conman pretends to be a James Bond-esque British spy? This harrowing docuseries follows the story of a cruel conman who masqueraded as a British spy while manipulating and stealing from his victims and their families.
Release date: January 18
Everything Coming to Netflix in January 2022
- The Hook Up Plan (Season 3) – January 1 2022
- S.W.A.T (Season 4) – January 1 2022
- Young Sheldon (Season 4) – January 1 2022
- Action Pack (Season 1) – January 4 2022
- Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) – January 4 2022
- Four to Dinner (2022) – January 5 2022
- Rebel (Season 1) – January 5 2022
- The Club (Part 2) – January 6 2022
- DOTA: Dragon’s Blood (Book 2) – January 6 2022
- The Wasteland (2021) – January 6 2022
- Hype House (Season 1) – January 7 2022
- Johnny Test (Season 2) – January 7 2022
- Mother/Android (2022) – January 7 2022
- Undercover (Season 3) – January 10 2022
- Dear Mother (2020) – January 11 2022
- How I Fell in Love with a Gangster (2021) – January 12 2022
- Brazen (2022) – January 13 2022
- Chosen (Season 1) – January 13 2022
- The Journalist (Season 1) – January 13 2022
- Photocopier (2021) – January 13 2022
- After Life (Season 3) – January 14 2022
- Archive 81 (Season 1) – January 14 2022
- The House (Season 1) – January 14 2022
- Riverdance: The Animated Adventure (2021) – January 14 2022
- This is Not a Comedy (2021) – January 14 2022
- Mighty Express: Train Trouble (2021) – January 18 2022
- The Puppet Master: Hunting the Ultimate Conman (2021) – January 18 2022
- El Marginal (Season 4) – January 19 2022
- Heavenly Bites: Mexico (2021) – January 19 2022
- Too Hot to Handle (Season 3) – January 19 2022
- Midnight Asia: Eat, Dance, Dream (2021) – January 20 2022
- The Royal Treatment (2022) – January 20 2022
- Munich: The Edge of War (2022) – January 21 2022
- My Father’s Violin (2021) – January 21 2022
- Ozark (Season 4, Part 1) – January 21 2022
- Summer Heat (Season 1) – January 21 2022
- That Girl Lay Lay (Season 1) – January 21 2022
- Three Songs for Benazir (2021) – January 24 2022
- Ada Twist, Scientist (Season 2) – January 25 2022
- Neymar: The Perfect Chaos (2021) – January 25 2022
- The Sinner (Season 4) – January 26 2022
- Framed! A Sicilian Murder Mystery (Season 1) – January 27 2022
- Angry Birds: Summer Madness (2021) – January 28 2022
- Feria: The Darkest Light (Season 1) – January 28 2022
- Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness (Season 1) – January 28 2022
- Home Team (2021) – January 28 2022
- In From the Cold (Season 1) – January 28 2022
- The Orbital Children (Part 1) – January 28 2022
- The Woman in the House Across the Street From the Girl in the Window (Season 1) – January 28 2022
What new movies are coming to Netflix in January 2022?
There are a number of new films coming to Netflix in January 2022. These include: Chief Daddy 2, Four to Dinner, The Wasteland, Mother/Androind, Dear Mother, Brazen, The Royal Treatment, and Home Team.
What new series are coming to Netflix in January 2022?
Known for its originals, Netflix is home to some great series. In January 2022, Netflix is adding: Rebelde,Hype House, Undervcover: Season 3, Chosen, The Journalist, After Life: Season 3, Ozark: Season 4 Part 1, The Sinner: Season 4 and Snowpiercer: Season 3.
What new documentaries are coming to Netflix in January 2022?
There are a bunch of new documentaries coming to Netflix in January 2022. These include: The Pupper Master: Hunting the Ultimate Conman, Heavenly Bites: Mexico, Midnight Asia: Eat, Dance, Dream and Neymar: The Perfect Chaos.