Here's Everything Coming To Netflix In January

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The new year brings with it great potential. New year, new you, and all that, right? Well, with all the self-reinvention going on, it might be time to swap around your Netflix watch list, too.

We already know which Netflix originals the streaming service will premiere in 2017, among them the highly anticipated Series of Unfortunate Events and an original show with Bill Nye. But what about our favorite films and television shows from years past?

One of the greatest parts about the 'flix is that it presents a range of media, from obscure documentaries to our favorite small-screen teen dramas from our childhood. And then, like any good business, it refreshes its inventory. Every month, we get a whole host of new content. New television! New documentaries! Old movies that we really should have watched!

This January's monthly swap-out brings some of our favorite movies — V for Vendetta and Ocean's Twelve, to name a couple — and some that we've never even heard of.

Ahead, a selection of new titles that you can add to your Netflix queue come January. This is but a portion of the entire list, so report back! We will update this post as the remaining January releases stream in.
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The Parent Trap (1961)
Did you know that the Lindsay Lohan vehicle from 1998 was a remake? Meet the original. In this version, the twins are blonde and played by Hayley Mills.

Available January 1, 2017
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Caddyshack (1980)
The classic comedy set at a golf course cemented Chevy Chase's cult status.

Available January 1, 2017
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License To Drive (1988)
Corey Feldman, Corey Haim, and Carol Kane star in this '80s coming-of-age film about learning to drive.

Available January 1, 2017
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Nancy Drew (2007)
Emma Roberts is the precocious teen detective in this 2007 feature.

Available January 1, 2017
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Braveheart (1995)
It's Scotland versus England in this Mel Gibson vehicle.

Available January 1, 2017
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Boogie Nights (1997)
The seminal classic tale of the California porn industry stars Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore, and Burt Reynolds in career performances.

Available January 1, 2017
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Bee Movie (2007)
Jerry Seinfeld voices the titular bee in this film, an animated tale that pokes fun at post-college disillusionment.

Available January 1, 2017
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Dreamcatcher (2002)
Jason Lee, Damian Lewis, and Morgan Freeman star in this creepy tale of an alien invasion.

Available January 1, 2017
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Superman II (1980)
In the second installment of this franchise, Superman gives up his powers in exchange for a relationship with Lois Lane.

Available January 1, 2017
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Superman III (1983)
Richard Pryor stars alongside Christopher Reeve in the third installment of the late-'80s franchise.

Available January 1, 2017.
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Superman IV: Quest For Peace (1987)
In the fourth installment of the Christopher Reeve films, Superman goes to the moon.

Available January 1, 2017
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Superman Returns (2006)
He's back! Superman! But this time, he's played by Brandon Routh.

Available January 1, 2017
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Collateral Damage (2002)
Arnold Schwarzenegger plays a firefighter seeking revenge for his family's death in this action film.

Available January 1, 2017
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Justin Bieber: Never Say Never (2011)
Let us rewind the clock to six years ago, when Justin Bieber still had bangs in his eyes.

Available January 1, 2017
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E.T. The Extra Terrestrial & His Adventures On Earth (1982)
Adorable space alien is rescued by adorable, plucky kid. There's a reason this movie endures.

Available January 1, 2017
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Hugo (2011)
Asa Butterfield is Hugo, the orphaned boy who lives inside a train station.

Available January 1, 2017
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The Shining (1980)
Heeeeeeeere's Johnny! Right in your Netflix queue.

Available January 1, 2017
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Vanilla Sky (2001)
Cameron Crowe directed this film starring Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz. The story, told in flashback, details the pitfalls of David Aames (Cruise), a seemingly lucky publishing magnate.

Available January 1, 2017
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Ocean's Twelve (2004)
First, there were 11. Then there were 12.

Available January 1, 2017
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V For Vendetta (2005)
In the not-so-distant future, a mysterious outlaw called "V" plots a revolution.

Available January 1, 2017
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Around The World In 80 Days (2004)
Steve Coogan is the lucky guy who goes around the world — Jackie Chan is his savvy valet.

Available January 1, 2017
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It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia: Season 11 (2005)
The gang's back for hijinks and skullduggery in the 11th season of this incredibly popular show.

Available January 3, 2017
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Degrassi: Next Class: Season 3 (2016)
The teens and the drama return for a third season.

Available January 3, 2017
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Tarzan And Jane: Season 1 (2017)
An original series for kids, this animated tale will follow Tarzan and his wife Jane through their various adventures.

Available January 6, 2017
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Coin Heist (2017)
Four teens join forces to steal from the U.S. Mint in this Netflix Original.

Available January 6, 2017
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One Day At A Time (2017)
This Netflix original revives the 1975 sitcom starring Valerie Bertinelli. The gist is this: A recently divorced mother struggles to raise her two teenage daughters.

Available January 6, 2017
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Under The Shadow (2016)
Part horror, part war movie, the film explores Tehran in the '80s following the Iranian revolution.

Available January 7, 2017
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Alpha And Omega 7: The Big Fureeze (2016)
The seventh animated film in this series features a blizzard — a big fureeze, if you will.

Available January 7, 2017
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Best And Most Beautiful Things (2016)
A documentary tale of a young blind woman, her interest in kink, and her struggle to live on her own.

Available January 9, 2017
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Ratchet & Clank (2016)
Robot caper in outer space to save the galaxy — it's Guardians of the Galaxy for a younger set.

Available January 9, 2017
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We're Lalaloopsy: Season 1 (2016)
Animated rag dolls come to life and enjoy capers and misadventures in this Netflix Original series for kids.

Available January 10, 2017
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As I Open My Eyes (2016)
This German film follows a young woman who wants to be a singer.

Available January 11, 2017
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Best Friends Whenever: Season 2 (2015-)
This Disney Channel original series chronicles the life and times of time-traveling best friends. (Get it? They can be friends whenever, like in the 16th century.)


Available January 10, 2017
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Theo Who Lived (2016)
Theo Padnos was kidnapped by Al-Qaeda — and lived. This documentary tells his story.

Available January 10, 2017
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Alice: Through The Looking Glass (2016)
See Johnny Depp in his creepy best in this sequel to Disney's Alice in Wonderland.

Available January 11, 2017
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A Series Of Unfortunate Events (2017)
The highly anticipated series based on Lemony Snicket's popular book series comes to Netflix on January 13.

Available January 13, 2017
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It Follows (2014)
This critically acclaimed horror film has a whopping 97% on Rotten Tomatoes.

Available January 13, 2017
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Aquarius (2016)
A 65-year-old woman fights for her right to live in the Aquarius in Recife, Brazil, while the neighborhood is subjected to modern development.

Available January 13, 2017
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Camp X-Ray (2014)
Kristen Stewart dons fatigues to play a soldier assigned to work at Guantanamo Bay.

Available January 14, 2017
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Cardboard Boxer (2016)
Thomas Haden Church is the titular cardboard boxer in this 2016 film — he plays a homeless man who makes his money boxing other homeless men.

Available January 14, 2017
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A Beautiful Now (2015)
Abigail Spencer plays a dancer experiencing strange visions in this 2015 drama.

Available January 15, 2017
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Hostage To The Devil (2016)
This documentary is based on the book with the same title. It tells the supposedly true stories of contemporary exorcisms.

Available January 15, 2017
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Pocoyo: Seasons 1 & 2 (2005)
The log line of this animated children's series is "learning through laughter."

Available January 15, 2017
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Señora Acero: Season 3 (2014)
The third season of this Spanish soap premieres in mid-January.

Available January 19, 2017
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The Similars (2015)
This science fiction-horror hybrid chronicles the eerie experiences of eight strangers waiting at a bus station.

Available January 15, 2017
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Twisted Trunk, Big Fat Body (2013)
This Marathi film is about a terrorist attack in Mumbai.

Available January 15, 2017
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Wartime Portraits: Season 1 (2014)
This partially animated documentary series follows the heroes of World War II.


Available January 16, 2017
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Flash Of Genius (2008)
Greg Kinnear and Lauren Graham star in this biopic about the man who invented the windshield wiper.

Available January 16, 2017
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Halloweed (2016)
The name says it all: there will be weed, there will be spooks, and there will be drug-induced hijinks.

Available January 16, 2017
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The Rezort (2015)
In a world where zombies are commonplace, this resort allows you to kill the walking dead as sport.

Available January 16, 2017
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Ixcanul (2015)
Set in Guatemala, this film follows an indigenous woman as she adjusts to the modern world.

Available January 17, 2017
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Roger Corman's Death Race 2050 (2017)
The sequel to Corman's futuristic political satire Death Race 2000 will hit Netflix in mid-January. For the uninitiated, the series takes place in a dystopian future where a violent road race is a favorite form of entertainment.

Available January 17, 2017
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Fatima (2015)
This French feature won the Cesar award for best film in 2015. It follows Fatima, a Moroccan woman, as she adjusts to live in France with her two daughters.

Available January 17, 2017
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Friday Night Tykes: Season 3 (2014-2017)
This is Toddlers in Tiaras meets Friday Night Lights.

Available January 19, 2017
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Good Kids (2016)
This well-received drama follows four young adults in that liminal space between high school and real life.

Available January 19, 2017
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Imprisoned (2015)
This Costa Rican film explores the hazards that result from one young girl's relationship with a prison inmate.

Available January 19, 2017
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Voltron: Legendary Defender (2016)
Season 2 of this Netflix series for children returns.

Available January 20, 2017
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Frontier: Season 1 (2017)
This Netflix Original stars Jason Momoa of Game of Thrones fame.

Available January 20, 2017
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Papa (2016)
This comedic documentary details an annual Ernest Hemingway look-alike contest.

Available January 20, 2017
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Bates Motel: Season 4 (2013)
The creepy tale of the famous hotel returns for its fourth season.

Available January 11, 2017
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Gad Gone Wild (2017)
French actor/comedian Gad Elmaleh (Priceless) is poised to win American audiences over with this comedy special.

Available January 24, 2017
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Hieronymus Bosch: Touched By The Devil (2015)
This documentary explores the life and times of Hieronymus Bosch, a 14th-century painter from the Netherlands.

Available January 24, 2017
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Kill Command (2016)
It's a classic tale of men versus robots in this action-packed sci-fi thriller.

Available January 24, 2017
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Home: Adventures With Tip & Oh: Season 2 (2016)
The second season of the Netflix Original series will be available this January.

Available January 27, 2017
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Kazoops! Season 2 (2016)
The Netflix Original series for kids follows Monty and his best friend Jimmy Jones, a pet pig.

Available January 27, 2017
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Ripper Street: Series 4 (2012-2016)
You've heard of Jack of Ripper, the serial murder from 19th-century London. This British import follows the detective inspector who dealt with the aftermath of those killings.

Available January 28, 2017
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Antibirth (2016)
Natasha Lyonne from Orange Is the New Black produced this feature film starring Chloë Sevigny.

Available January 30, 2017
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Swing State (2016)
It's a cautionary tale: Liberal Seattle DJ pretends to be a conservative talk-show host and — what do you know? — the persona takes off.

Available January 30, 2017
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Sharknado: The 4th Awakens (2016)
Sharks and tornados meet Star Wars parody in the most recent installment of the so-bad-it's-good Sharknado series.
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