The Shows and Films Coming to Netflix in January

12-15-16 A Series of Unfortunate Events
The first season of the original show "A Series of Unfortunate Events," based on the books by Lemony Snicket (a pen name of Daniel Handler), is coming to Netflix on January 13, 2017. Joe Lederer/Netflix

The bulk of the holiday season is still ahead of us. Phew. But looking ahead, there's an emptiness that follows, as the holiday hangover clears and New Year's resolutions are made and inevitably broken. Netflix plans to add plenty of new titles in January that might help fill that void, however superficially.

Related: Netflix: What's coming and going in December?

Upcoming originals include the third season of Degrassi: Next Class and the second seasons of Voltron: Legendary Defender and Kazoops! Original shows include One Day at a Time, Tarzan and Jane, We're Lalaloopsy, A Series of Unfortunate Events, Historia de un clan, The Investigator: A British Crime Story, Frontier and Terrace House: Aloha State. There will be original movies, like Clinical and Coin Heist, and stand-up comedy specials by Jim Gaffigan, Jen Kirkman, Bill Burr, Cristela Alonzo and Gad Elmaleh (whose first 2017 Netflix showcase, Gad Gone Wild, will be mostly in French, but he's got another in English coming later in the year).

Besides the originals, new shows and films scheduled to become available on the platform include movies like E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Hugo, Ocean's Twelve, V for Vendetta and Disney's Alice Through the Looking Glass; documentaries like Miss Sharon Jones! and Justin Bieber: Never Say Never; and additional seasons of series like It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia and Bates Motel.

Here's hoping 2017 is less horrible than 2016 (and every year before that). And if it's not, at least you can hibernate for the winter with a long list of streaming options.

What's New?

Here's a full list of titles Netflix is adding in January 2017 (though the company maintains that "all title and dates are subject to change"):

Available January 1
Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
After Innocence (2005)
Bee Movie (2007)
Boogie Nights (1997)
Braveheart (1995)
Caddyshack (1980)
Collateral Damage (2002)
Dreamcatcher (2003)
El Dorado (1966)
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
HALO Legends (2009)
Hugo (2011)
Justin Bieber: Never Say Never (2011)
License to Drive (1988)
Nancy Drew (2007)
Ocean's Twelve (2004)
Real Detective: Season 1 (2016)
Superman Returns (2006)
Superman II (1980)
Superman III (1983)
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987)
Superman: The Movie (1978)
The Parent Trap (1961)
The Shining (1980)
The Perfect Physique (2015)
The Rat Race (2012)
To Be a Miss (2016)
Trudell (2005)
V for Vendetta (2005)
Vanilla Sky (2001)

Available January 3
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Season 11 (2016)
Jen Kirkman: Just Keep Livin'?

Available January 6
Coin Heist
Degrassi: Next Class: Season 3
Growing Up Coy (2016)
Mar de Plastico: Season 1
One Day at a Time: Season 1
Tarzan and Jane: Season 1

Available January 7
Alpha and Omega 7 (2016)
Miss Sharon Jones! (2015)
Under the Shadow (2016)

Available January 9
Best and Most Beautiful Things (2016)
Ratchet and Clank (2016)

Available January 10
As I Open My Eyes (2015)
Best Friends Whenever: Season 2 (2016)
Happily Married (2015)
Jim Gaffigan: Cinco
We're Lalaloopsy: Season 1

Available January 11
Disney's Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)

Available January 13
A Series of Unfortunate Events: Season 1
Aquarius (2015)
Casablancas: The Man Who Loved Women
Historia de un clan: Season 1
It Follows (2014)
The Investigator: A British Crime Story: Season 1

Available January 14
Camp X-Ray (2014)
Cardboard Boxer (2016)
Estar O No Estar

Available January 15
A Beautiful Now (2015)
Hostage to the Devil (2016)
Señora Acero: Season 3 (2016)
Twisted Trunk, Big Fat Body (2015)
Wartime Portraits: Season 1 (2014)

Available January 16
Flash of Genius (2008)
Halloweed (2016)
Rezort (2016)

Available January 17
Fatima (2015)
Neal Brennan: 3 Mics
Roger Corman's Death Race 2050 (2016)

Available January 19
Good Kids (2016)

Available January 20
Frontier: Season 1
Papa (2015)
Take the 10
Voltron: Legendary Defender: Season 2

Available January 21
Bates Motel: Season 4 (2016)
Grami's Circus Show: Season 2 (2016)

Available January 24
Cristela Alonzo: Lower Classy
Gad Gone Wild
Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil (2016)
Kill Command (2016)
Terrace House: Aloha State: Season 1, Part 1

Available January 25
Era el cielo

Available January 27
Home: Adventures With Tip & Oh: Season 2
Kazoops!: Season 2
Shadows of Truth (2016)
Sharknado: The 4th Awakens (2016)

Available January 28
Ripper Street: Season 4

Available January 30
Antibirth (2016)
Swing State (2016)

Available January 31
Bill Burr Stand-Up Special

What's Leaving?

Here are dozens of titles that will be rotating off of Netflix in January 2017:

Leaving January 1
30 for 30: Winning Time: Reggie Miller vs. the New York Knicks
30 for 30: No Crossover: The Trial of Allen Iverson
30 for 30: The Day the Series Stopped
30 for 30: Jordan Rides the Bus
30 for 30: Without Bias
30 for 30: Once Brothers
30 for 30: Bernie and Ernie
30 for 30: Requiem for the Big East
30 for 30: The Price of Gold
Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet Frankenstein
Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet the Wolfman

Angry Birds Toons: Season 1
Blade 2
Bring It On
Bring It On: All or Nothing
Breakfast at Tiffany's
Coming to America
: Seasons 1–7
Cupcake Wars Collection
: Collection 2
Chopped Collection: Collection 2
Dazed and Confused
Final Destination 3

Flip or Flop: Season 1
Fixer Upper: Seasons 1–2
Ghost Town
House Hunters Collection: Collection 3
House Hunters International Collection: Collection 3
House Hunters Renovation Collection: Collection 1
Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Seasons 1–3
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: The 13th Year
Little Black Book
Little Man
Maid in Manhattan
Miracle on 34th Street

Murder, She Wrote: Seasons 1–12
Nanny McPhee
Property Brothers: Season 4
Property Brothers: Season 5
Saved by the Bell: Seasons 1–6
South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut
The Italian Job
The Painted Veil
Sixteen Candles
Saving Private Ryan
The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift
The Fast and the Furious
The Uninvited
The Amityville Horror
The Wicker Man
Vanity Fair
You Live in What?
: Season 3
Zoom: Academy for Superheroes

Leaving January 6
The Girl Who Played With Fire
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest

Leaving January 29
Stephen King's A Good Marriage

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