Netflix has unveiled its lineup of original movies and series coming in the first month of 2023.
Netflix knows that January is a tough month because we’re all in a bit of a post-Christmas funk and it’s still too cold and dark outside to do anything fun.
Thankfully, Netflix is also getting tons of new movies and shows to enjoy in the first month of 2023, starting with…
Kaleidoscope – Jan 1
This is an all-new 25-year anthology series that follows a group of master thieves and their attempt to crack a seemingly unbreakable safe for the biggest payday in history.
Madoff: The Wall Street Monster – Jan 4
A documentary series that reveals the truth behind Bernie Madoff’s infamous $64 billion global Ponzi scheme, the largest in history, that destroyed the lives of countless individual investors who placed their trust in the revered Wall Street statesman.
The Lying Life of Adults – Jan 4
A powerful and extraordinary portrait of Giovanna’s transition from childhood to adolescence in the 1990s.
Woman of the Dead – Jan 5
A story about how far a passionate woman will go to get revenge after the death of her husband and about the tug of war between good and evil that exists in all of us.
Copenhagen Cowboy – Jan 5
An exciting, neon-drenched noir series over six episodes that follows the enigmatic young heroine Miu.
Ginny & Georgia: Season 2 – Jan. 5
How do you live with the knowledge that your mother is a murderer? That’s what Ginny will have to figure out. Burdened with a new understanding that Kenny – her stepfather – did not die of natural causes, Ginny must now come to terms with the fact that Georgia not only killed, she killed to protect Ginny.
The Makanai: Cooking for the Maiko House – Jan 12
After graduating from high school, 16-year-old Kiyo leaves her home in Aomori and goes to Kyoto with her friend Sumire with a dream of becoming a beautiful apprentice geisha.
Vikings: Valhalla Season 2 – Jan 12
Set over a thousand years ago, this show chronicles the heroic adventures of some of the most famous Vikings who ever lived.
Sky Rojo: Season 3 – Jan 13
Coral (Verónica Sánchez), Wendy (Lali Espósito) and Gina (Yany Prado) discover that peace is nothing more than that deceptive feeling between periods of terror.
Breaking Point – Jan 13
From the team behind F1: Drive to Survive, Break Point follows a select group of top tennis players on and off the court as they compete in grueling Grand Slams and tournaments around the world.
Junji Ito Maniac: Japanese Tales of the Macabre – Jan 19
Horror manga master Junji Ito’s stories are getting an anime adaptation.
That ’90s Show – Jan 19
Hello Wisconsin! It’s 1995 and Leia Forman, daughter of Eric and Donna, is visiting her grandparents for the summer, where she bonds with a new generation of Point Place kids under Kitty’s watchful eye and Red’s stern gaze. Sex, drugs and rock ‘n roll never die, it just changes clothes.
Represent – 20 Jan
The story of an idealistic educator accidentally thrust into the French presidential race.
Physical: 100 – Jan 24
To find the best, most physically strong, 100 people who take pride in their personal fitness take part in an extreme game of survival.
Lockwood & Co. – 27 Jan
In a world plagued by ghosts, where giant corporations employ psychic teenagers to combat the supernatural, only one company operates without adult supervision and it’s called Lockwood & Co.
The Pale Blue Eye – Jan 6
West Point, 1830. A world-weary detective (Christian Bale) is hired to discreetly investigate the grisly murder of a cadet. Thwarted by the cadets’ code of silence, he enlists one of them to help unravel the case – a young man the world would come to know as Edgar Allan Poe.
The axe-wielding hitchhiker – Jan 10
The true story of Caleb “Kai” McGillvary, a homeless nomad who, after saving a woman from a violent attack, became an overnight celebrity sought after by reality TV producers and adoring fans alike were – until murder turned his fame into notoriety.
Noise – Jan 11
Julia is a mother – or rather, one of many mothers, sisters, daughters, colleagues, whose lives have been torn apart by the widespread violence in a country at war against its women.
JUNG_E – 20 Jan
Humans have escaped Earth, devastated by drastic climate change, in this gripping sci-fi thriller. And to end the war in the bomb shelters, the brain of the legendary mercenary Yun Jung-yi is cloned by those who try to develop the ultimate AI warrior.
Pamela: A Love Story – Jan 31
An intimate and human portrait of one of the world’s most famous blonde bombshells, this documentary follows the trajectory of Pamela Anderson’s life and career from small-town girl to international sex symbol, actress, activist and loving mother.