What’s Streaming on Netflix in May 2021

Warmer weather brings with it a load of Netflix Originals like Master of None, Army of the Dead, Selena: The Series, and more

army of the dead streaming on netflix may 2021
Army of the Dead (Netflix)

    April showers bring a load of new original content to Netflix in May 2021.

    After nearly four years and some personal controversy, Aziz Ansari is returning with a third season of Master of None. Other Netflix Originals coming back include Selena: The SeriesThe Kominsky MethodLucifer, and a new volume of Love, Death & Robots.

    The new series Jupiter’s Legacy, an adaptation of the comic book my Mark Millar (Kick-AssKingsman: The Secret Service), is also set to make its debut, as will HALSTON, Ryan Murphy’s limited series with Ewan McGregor.

    On the film front, Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead will make its way onto the service, joined by The Woman in the Window (Amy Adams, Gary Oldman, and Anthony Mackie), Monster (Jennifer Hudson, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Jeffrey Wright), and the true crime documentary The Sons of Sam: A Descent into Darkness.


    For a blast from the past, next month will also bring with it the full Back to the Future series, the Resident Evil films Afterlife and ExtinctionNotting HillMystic RiverZombielandThe Pelican Brief, and Zack and Miri Make a Porno.

    Check out the entire list of Netflix’s May 2021 releases, in addition to what’s leaving at the end of the month.

    What’s Coming

    Available May 1st

    Aliens Stole My Body

    Angelina Ballerina: Season 5

    Angelina Ballerina: Season 6

    Back to the Future

    Back to the Future Part II

    Back to the Future Part III

    Barney and Friends: Season 13

    Barney and Friends: Season 14

    Best of the Best

    Dead Again in Tombstone

    Due Date

    Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)

    G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

    Green Zone

    Hachi: A Dog’s Tale

    JT LeRoy

    Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted

    Mystic River

    Never Back Down

    Notting Hill

    Open Season

    Resident Evil: Afterlife

    Resident Evil: Extinction

    S.M.A.R.T Chase




    State of Play

    The Land Before Time

    The Land Before Time II: The Great Valley Adventure

    The Lovely Bones

    The Pelican Brief

    The Sweetest Thing

    The Whole Nine Yards (2000)

    Under Siege

    Waist Deep

    Your Highness

    Zack and Miri Make a Porno


    Available May 2nd

    Hoarders: Season 11

    Available May 4th

    The Clovehitch Killer

    Selena: The Series: Part 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    Trash Truck: Season 2 — NETFLIX FAMILY

    Available May 5th

    Framing John DeLorean

    The Sons of Sam: A Descent into Darkness — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

    Available May 6th

    Dead Man Down

    Available May 7th

    Girl from Nowhere: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    Jupiter’s Legacy — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    Milestone — NETFLIX FILM

    Monster — NETFLIX FILM

    Available May 8th



    Available May 11th

    Money, Explained — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

    Available May 12th

    Dance of the Forty One — NETFLIX FILM

    Oxygen — NETFLIX FILM

    The Upshaws — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    Available May 13th

    Castlevania: Season 4 — NETFLIX ANIME

    Layer Cake

    Available May 14th

    Ferry — NETFLIX FILM

    Haunted: Season 3 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    I Am All Girls — NETFLIX FILM

    Jungle Beat: The Movie — NETFLIX FILM

    Love, Death & Robots: Volume 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    Move to Heaven — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    The Strange House — NETFLIX FILM

    The Woman in the Window — NETFLIX FILM

    Available May 16th


    Available May 18th

    Sardar Ka Grandson — NETFLIX FILM

    Available May 19th

    The Last Days


    Small Town Crime

    Who Killed Sara?: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    Available May 20th

    Hating Peter Tatchell

    Special: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    Spy Kids: All the Time in the World

    Available May 21st

    Army of the Dead — NETFLIX FILM

    Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous: Season 3 — NETFLIX FAMILY

    The Neighbor: Season 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    Available May 22nd

    Sam Smith: Love Goes – Live At Abbey Road Studios

    Available May 25th


    Available May 26th

    Baggio: The Divine Ponytail — NETFLIX FILM

    High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America — NETFLIX FILM

    Nail Bomber: Manhunt — NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY

    Available May 27th

    Black Space — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    Blue Miracle — NETFLIX FILM


    Soy Rada: Serendipity — NETFLIX COMEDY SPECIAL

    Available May 28th

    Dog Gone Trouble — NETFLIX FAMILY

    Lucifer: Season 5 Part 2 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    The Kominsky Method: Season 3 — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    Available May 31st

    Dirty John: The Betty Broderick Story

    The Parisian Agency: Exclusive Properties — NETFLIX ORIGINAL

    What’s Leaving

    Leaving May 1st

    Hoarders: Season 10

    Leaving May 2nd

    War Horse

    Leaving May 5th


    Leaving May 6th

    City of God: 10 Years Later


    Leaving May 7th

    The Chosen Ones

    House at the End of the Street

    Leaving May 10th


    Leaving May 14th

    Sherlock: Series 1-4

    Leaving May 18th


    Leaving May 29th

    American Crime: Seasons 1-3

    My Week with Marilyn

    The One I Love

    Leaving May 31st

    50 First Dates

    Act of Valor

    All Dogs Go to Heaven

    The Blair Witch Project

    Brokeback Mountain

    The Boy

    Deliver Us from Eva

    The Help

    I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry

    Julie & Julia




    National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

    Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

    The Pursuit of Happyness

    The Scorpion King 2: Rise of a Warrior

    The Scorpion King 3: Battle for Redemption

    Soul Surfer




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