What's Coming to Netflix in May 2020? Full List of Releases

There's a lot to look forward to in the month of May, primarily the slew of new titles that will soon make their way to Netflix.

It's an exciting time for the streaming giant as May will bring the debut of Ryan Murphy's highly anticipated new series Hollywood (his first for Netflix) and dozens more original programs—including the second season of the bloody comedy series Dead to Me and the interactive special Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs. the Reverend.

TV shows won't be the only wave of entertainment debuting on the platform. Netflix will unveil a few new original movies too, including the reunion of Steve Carell and Greg Daniels in Space Force. Dozens of classics will also find their way onto Netflix in May like Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Back to the Future, Jarhead and plenty of others.

Check the complete list of titles coming to Netflix in May below.

Asterisks indicate an original Netflix film or series.

What's Coming to Netflix in May 2020?
(L-R) Jeremy Pope and Darren Criss appear in the new Netflix original series, "Hollywood." The series releases on May 1, 2020. SAEED ADYANI/NETFLIX

May 1

Ace Ventura: Pet Detective

*All Day and a Night

*Almost Happy

Back to the Future

Back to the Future Part II

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Cracked Up: The Darrell Hammond Story

Den of Thieves

For Colored Girls

Fun With Dick & Jane

*Get In

*Go! Go! Cory Carson: The Chrissy

*The Half of It


I Am Divine

*Into the Night


Jarhead 2: Field of Fire

Jarhead 3: The Siege

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

Masha and the Bear, Season 4


*Medici: The Magnificent, Part 2

Monthly Girls' Nozaki Kun, Season 1

*Mrs. Serial Killer


Song of the Sea

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

The Heartbreak Kid

The Patriot

Thomas & Friends: Marvelous Machinery: A New Arrival

Thomas & Friends: Marvelous Machinery: World of Tomorrow

Thomas & Friends: Thomas and the Royal Engine


Underworld: Evolution

Underworld: Rise of the Lycans

Urban Cowboy

What a Girl Wants

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

May 4

Arctic Dogs

May 5

*Jerry Seinfeld: 23 Hours to Kill

May 6

*Workin' Moms, Season 4

May 7

*Scissor Seven, Season 2

May 8

*18 regali

*Chico Bon Bon: Monkey With a Tool Belt

*Dead to Me, Season 2

*The Eddy

*The Hallow, Season 2

House at the End of the Street

*Restaurants on the Edge, Season 2

*Rust Valley Restorers, Season 2


May 9

Charmed, Season 2

Grey's Anatomy, Season 16

May 11

*Bordertown, Season 3

*Have a Good Trip: Adventures in Psychedelics

*Trial by Media

May 12

*True: Terrific Tales

*Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs. the Reverend

May 13

*The Wrong Missy

May 14

Riverdale, Season 4

May 15

Avatar: The Last Airbender, Seasons 1 through 3


District 9

*I Love You, Stupid

*Inhuman Resources

*Magic for Humans, Season 3

*She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, Season 5

*White Lines

May 16

*La reina de Indias y el connquistador

Public Enemies

United 93

May 17

Soul Surfer

May 18

*The Big Flower Fight

May 19

*Patton Oswalt: I Love Everything

Sweet Magnolias


May 20

*Ben Platt: Live From Radio City Music Hall

The Flash, Season 6

*Rebelión de los Godinez

May 22

*Control Z

*History 1010

Just Go With It

*The Lovebirds

*Selling Sunset, Season 2

*Trailer Park Boys: The Animated Series, Season 2

May 23

Dynasty, Season 3

May 25

Ne Zha

Norm of the North: Family Vacation

Uncut Gems

May 26

*Hannah Gadsby: Douglas

May 27

*I'm No Longer Here

The Lincoln Lawyer

May 28


*La corazonda

May 29

*Space Force

*Somebody Feed Phil, Season 3

May 31

High Strung Free Dance