Happy Friday and we hope you have lots of great plans for the weekend as the week comes to a close. If your plans include Netflix and you want to see what’s new, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve got your rundown of everything new coming up for the weekend and what’s trending in the Netflix top 10.
Only one title is planned to release over the weekend, with that being the first weekly release of the new Korean series. crash course in romance.
There are quite a few Netflix removals planned for the next few days, so let us walk you through a few to check out before they’re gone.
- The Nickelodeon series henry danger
- Batman: The Killing Joke (2016)
- Mental Players (2017)
- hops (2011)
- Jezebel (2019)
- Legend (2015)
- Steve Jobs (2015)
The best new movies and shows on Netflix for January 13, 2023
dog gone (2023)
Gender: Biography, Drama, Family
Director: Stephen Herek
Cast: Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Rob Lowe, Susan Gallagher
Writer: Nick Santora, Pauls Toutonghi
Execution time: 95min / 1h 35m
Rob Lowe stars in the first of his two big projects for 2023 in the form of dog gone based on the true story that was later adapted into a book.
Separated on the Appalachian Trail, a man and his son begin a search for their beloved dog.
Early reviews aren’t particularly strong for the film, sitting at 29% on RottenTomatoes at the time of writing.
Alyssa Christian for Next Best Picture concluded: “When it comes down to it, dog gone is an inspiring and uplifting story about people, from all over the world, coming together to achieve a common goal: finding Gonker. Even if you can correctly guess what will happen, it can bring a few tears.”
breaking point (Season 1)
number of episodes: 5
Gender: Documentary, Sport
As you may have heard, Netflix is giving sports a big push, and one of the new docu-series premiering today is breaking pointwhich examines the world’s most talented tennis players striving for greatness.
More episodes are on the way with part 2 of breaking point scheduled to hit Netflix in June 2023.
Vikings: Valhalla (Season 2)
number of episodes:8
Gender: Action, Adventure, Drama
Cast: Taylor James, Sam Corlett, Leo Suter
Writer: jeb stuart
Execution time: 57 minutes
Awards: Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. 2 wins and 8 nominations in total
Returning just under a year after the season 1 premiere is Vikings: Valhallathe historical drama that serves as MGM’s sequel series vikings.
According to Netflix, “Season 2 finds our heroes shortly after the tragic fall of Kattegat; an event that has shattered their dreams and altered their destinies. Suddenly on the run in Scandinavia, they are forced to test their ambitions and courage in worlds beyond the Kattegat fjords.
Don’t forget, more is on the way from Vikings: Valhalla with season 3 already filmed and ready to go. An exact release date has yet to be revealed.
Complete list of premieres on Netflix from January 12 to 13, 2023
4 new movies added
- Unplugging: The Wedding Planner (2023) Netflix Original – TV-MA – English – After falling victim to a scam, a desperate man races the clock while trying to plan a lavish destination wedding for a major investor.
- Missing Dog (2023) Netflix Original – TV-PG – English – When his beloved dog goes missing, a young man embarks on an incredible quest with his parents to find him and give him life-saving medication.
- Mister Mom (2022) – TV-14 – Hindi – A grumpy teacher and his kind wife clash over the issue of children, but a strange twist of fate leads them to connect in a way they never thought possible.
- The Wait (2021) – TV-PG – English – Faith becomes a beacon for people struggling with family, career ambition and romantic longing in this adaptation of the popular book by Yewande Zaccheaus.
7 new TV series added
- Break Point (Season 1) Netflix Original – TV-MA – English – Travel alongside some of the world’s most talented tennis players as they battle for greatness and the Grand Slams in an action-packed season.
- Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight (Season 2) Netflix Original – TV-Y7 – English – Legendary warrior Po teams up with an elite English knight on a global mission to rescue magical weapons, restore his reputation, and save the world.
- Scattered Barriers (Season 1) – TV-PG – Arabic – As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, a taxi driver and his family face shock, unemployment and devastating personal tragedies.
- Sky Rojo (Season 3) Netflix Original – TV-MA – Spanish – A fatal turn of events at a brothel sends three women haunted by their past on a wild run from their pimp and his henchmen.
- The Makanai: Cooking for the Maiko House (Season 1) Netflix Original – TV-14 – Japanese – Two inseparable friends move to Kyoto to pursue their dreams of becoming a maiko, but decide to pursue different passions while living under the same roof.
- Trial by Fire (Season 1) Netflix Original – TV-MA – Hindi – After the deadly fire at the Uphaar cinema, two grieving parents face the loss of their children and a tenacious fight for justice. Based on real events.
- Vikings: Valhalla (Season 2) Netflix Original – TV-MA – English – In this sequel to “Vikings,” a hundred years have passed and a new generation of legendary heroes rises to forge their own destiny and make history.
Netflix’s Top 10 for January 13, 2023
Most popular movies on Netflix today
- The Hitchhiker Wielding an Ax
- the pale blue eye
- Crystal Onion: A Knives Out Mystery
- Transformers: The Dark Side of the Moon
- transformers revenge of the fallen
- the longest yard
- daycare for parents
Most popular series on Netflix today
- ginny and georgia
- Vikings: Valhalla
- new amsterdam
- The Walking Dead
- The circle
- love island united states
- Pressure cooker
- Maddoff: Monster on Wall Street
The most popular children’s titles on Netflix today
- daycare for parents
- sing 2
- Little angel
- first sonic
- monsters vs aliens
- Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight
What are you watching on Netflix this weekend? Let us know in the comments below.