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Everything Coming to Netflix the Week of Jan. 31, 2022

Brooke Elliott, Heather Headley, and Joanna Garcia Swisher star in Netflix's Sweet Magnolias.
Brooke Elliott, Heather Headley, and Joanna Garcia Swisher star in Netflix’s Sweet Magnolias. Netflix

Netflix fans, your time is finally here once more. It’s the beginning of a new month, and the streaming service is dropping some many new things your head might spin.

Some of the standouts of this week’s drop include the second season of Raising Dion, a speculative series that follows a single mother raising her supernaturally powered young son as well as the return of beloved series Sweet Magnolias. 

Whether you’re curious about what classic films and series will be dropping or want to check out some originals, here’s everything coming to Netflix the week of Jan. 31, 2022.

  • Jan. 31
    • Can You Keep a Secret? : A woman accidentally sleeps with her boss.
  • Feb. 1
    • My Best Friend Anne Frank: This Netflix original tells the story of Anne Frank’s best friend, Hannah Goslar.
    • Gabby’s Dollhouse: Season 4: Gabby and cats navigate life in her dollhouse.
    • Raising Dion: Season 2: The story of a single mother protecting her supernaturally gifted son continues.
    • The Addams Family: The famous family came to the big screen in this ’90s classic.
    • Anaconda: Jennifer Lopez stars in this film about a giant snake that eats people.
    • Batman Begins: The first of Christian Bale’s Batman films comes to streaming.
    • The Book of Eli: A man traverses a post-apocalyptic world with a sacred book.
    • The Bourne Ultimatum: CIA assassin Jason Bourne continues his quest to find his memories.

  • Feb. 1
    • Caddyshack: A golf course faces gopher issues and a new, brash member.
    • Caddyshack 2: A new money real estate tycoon buys the golf course to which he was denied membership.
    • Countdown: A nurse downloads an app that predicts a person’s time of death.
    • The Dark Knight: Batman must face the Joker in the second installment of Christian Bale’s Batman.
    • Despicable Me: A supervillain finds himself as a new father in this animated film.
    • Despicable Me 2: Gru is sent on a mission to catch a supervillain.
    • The Devil’s Advocate: A lawyer takes a job at a high-powered law firm only to discover the boss has sinister motivations.
    • Donnie Brasco: Johnny Depp plays an undercover FBI agent infiltrating the mob.

  • Feb. 1 [Con’t]
    • The Exorcist: A mother believes her daughter is possessed in this famous horror film.
    • The Foreigner: A man seeks a terrorist group in order to avenge his daughter.
    • The Hangover: Four friends head to Vegas for a bachelor party only to lose the groom.
    • Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole: Owl warriors must return in order to defend their people in this animated film.
    • The Last Samurai: A man is sent to Japan to introduce Western methods of war but finds himself drawn to the Samurai.
    • The Lucky One: A veteran begins working at a woman’s dog training facility where they fall for one another.
    • The Negotiator: After being framed, a negotiator for the Chicago PD takes hostages in order to clear his name.
    • The New Guy: A guy reinvents himself at a new school and tries to take down the popularity system.

  • Feb. 1 [Con’t]
    • New Year’s Eve: Multiple lives intersect in this romantic comedy that takes place on New Year’s Eve.
    • The One: A DNA researcher finds a way to determine soul mates.
    • The Other Boleyn Girl: This adaptation of a Phillipa K. Gregory novel tells the story of Anne Boleyn and her sister Mary.
    • The Other Guys: Two cops set out to prove their worth in this buddy comedy.
    • Patsy & Loretta: This biopic explores the friendship between Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn.
    • Transformers: Dark of the Moon: The Decepticons return in the third installment of the Transformers series.
    • Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen: A group of Deceptions known as the Fallen comes to Earth in the sequel to the original Transformers film.
    • Warrior: A veteran teams up with his best friend’s widow to infiltrate a biker gang.
    • Watchmen: Superheroes exist in this reimagined 1985, and there’s a sinister plot to take them out.

  • Feb. 2
    • Dark Desire: Season 2: The second season of the series about a married woman’s affair and the tragedy that followed comes to Netflix.
    • MeatEater Season 10 Part 2: More hunting and cooking are headed streamers’ way.
    • The Tinder Swindler: Three women unite to take down a Tinder-based conman in the documentary.

  • Feb. 3
    • Finding Ola: A woman goes on a journey of self-discovery after a life-changing incident.
    • Kid Cosmic: Season 3: Kid Cosmic is back for another season.
    • Murderville: This star-studded series is a parody of the crime and murder mystery genres.

  • Feb. 4
    • Looop Lapeta: A girl races against time to save her boyfriend who owes dangerous people money.
    • Sweet Magnolias: Season 2: The friendship and lives of three women are explored in the second season of this hit series.
    • Through My Window: Teenaged next-door neighbors fall for one another in this film.
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