Here’s What Netflix Is Adding and Removing In July 2015

Summer is in full swing, which means there are a lot of people out there with more time on their hands for binge viewership. On the one hand, Netflix has you covered with some enticing new selections. On the other hand, they’re also narrowing their library by ditching some old favorites.

Granted, I’m not sure how many people are going to be upset about the loss of Big Fish, Fried Green Tomatoes or Four Wedding and a Funeral, but those are seriously some great movies. But even ignoring that, some of these removals don’t make much sense. For instance, with a new Terminator movie coming out at the start of July, why would you want to get rid of Terminator 2: Judgement Day? You’d think viewership for that movie would rise due to interest in the new movie, but I suppose Netflix feels differently. Similarly, if you’re Netflix, and you have a sequel to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon coming in August, why would you delete Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon from your lineup? Maybe there’s a logic to their process that I’m not seeing, but I don’t get some of these removals. (On a more personal note, I’m irritated by the removal of Beauty and the Beast, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, and Louis C.K.: Hilarious, all titles I’ve repeatedly come back to over the past couple months)

That said, there are some interesting additions coming, namely, the season premiere of Bojack Horseman (which is one of the more underrated comedies on TV right now) and the series premiere of Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp. Also, I’m no big Glee fan, but the arrival of its final season will offer me an opportunity to satisfy my curiosity about how it all wrapped up. In addition, there are new seasons of White Collar, Hell On Wheels, and even the Netflix premiere of the latest Bradley Cooper-Jennifer Lawrence movie, Serena.

Anyway, I imagine the list of arrivals and departures will be divisive for some. But it wouldn’t be Netflix if it wasn’t.

Check out the full list below:

Here's What Netflix Is Adding and Removing In July 2015

Credit: Netflix

Coming to Netflix in July 2015

July 1
Alive (1993)
An Honest Liar (2014)
Bad Hair Day (2015)
Bionicle: The Legend Reborn (2009)
Bulworth (1998)
Dave Attell: Road Work (2014)
Death in Paradise: Season 3 (2011 series)
Grandma’s Boy (2006)
Hostage (2005)
Invizimals: The Alliance Files
La Reina del Sur (2011 series)
Octonauts: Season 3 (2010 series)
Piglet’s Big Movie (2003)
El Señor de los Cielos: Seasons 1­-2 (2013 series)
Saw V (2008)
The Secret of Roan Inish (1994)
Set Fire to the Stars (2014)
Shooting Fish (1997)
Underworld: Evolution (2006)
Velvet: Season 2 (2013 series)

July 3
Knights of Sidonia: Season 2 (2014 series)

July 4
Faults (2014)
Hell on Wheels: Season 4 (2011 series)
White Collar: Season 6 (2009 series)

July 7
Monster High: Scaris, City of Frights (2013)
Witches of East End: Season 2 (2013 series)

July 9
Monsters: The Dark Continent (2014)
Serena (2014)

July 10
Chris Tucker Live (2015)
Violetta: Seasons 1­-2 (2012 series)

July 14
Bad Ink: Season 1 (2013 series)
Bible Secrets Revealed: Season 1 (2013 series)
Creep (2014)
Goodbye to All That (2014)
The Killer Speaks: Season 2 (2013 series)
Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley’s Island of Dr. Moreau (2014)
Preachers’ Daughters: Season 2 (2013 series)
Storage Wars: Texas: Season 1 (2011 series)

July 15
Da Sweet Blood of Jesus (2014)
H20 Mermaid Adventures (5 new episodes)
Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
The Physician (2014)

July 16
Changeling (2008)

July 17
BoJack Horseman: Season 2 (2014 series)
The Human Experiment (2013)
Tig (2015)

July 18
Glee: Season 6 (2009 series)
Java Heat (2013)

July 23
Teacher of the Year (2014)

July 25
The Guest (2014)

July 28
Comet (2014)
Marvel’s Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.: Season 2 (2013 series)

July 30
Almost Mercy (2015)
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: Season 5 (2010 series)
The Wrecking Crew (2008)

July 31
Turbo Fast: Season 2 (2013 series)
Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp (2015)

Beauty and the Beast leaving Netflix

Credit: The CW

UPDATE: Well, now I feel silly. Although the release said “2012 series,” it’s actually the 80s Beauty and the Beast series getting the boot. Apologies for the misunderstanding. I’m basically going to be living this one down for a while. That said, I’m keeping the image above anyway, because Jay Ryan and Kristin Kreuk are super pretty.

Leaving Netflix in July 2015

July 1
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Vol. 1­-3
Beauty and the Beast: Season 1­-3 (The 80s Series)
Big Fish (2003)
Big Top Pee­wee (1988)
Bratz: Fashion Pixiez (2007)
Bratz Kidz: Sleep­Over Adventure (2007)
Bowling for Columbine (2002)
The Care Bears Movie (1985)
Cast Away (2000)
Cheech & Chong’s Next Movie (1980)
Descent (2007)
Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead (2010)
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
The Fly 2 (1989)
Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)
Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
Harper’s Island: The Complete Series (2009 series)
Hawaii Five­-O: Season 1­-10 (1968 series)
Jack Frost (1997)
Knight Rider: Season 1­-4 (1982 series)
The Langoliers (1995)
The Last Samurai (2003)
Louis C.K.: Hilarious (2009)
The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
Melrose Place 2.0 (2009 series)
Melrose Place: Season 1­-7 (1992 series)
Mission: Impossible: Season 1­-7 (1966 series)
Moonstruck (1987)
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
Natural Born Killers: Director’s Cut (1994)
Patton (1970)
Racing Stripes (2005)
Seven Years in Tibet (1997)
She’s All That (1999)
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)
Space Cowboys (2000)
Stephen King’s The Stand (1994)
Super Troopers (2001)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Three Kings (1999)
Trailer Park Boys: The Movie (2006)
Wings: Season 1­-8 (1990 series)
X­-Men: Evolution: Season 1 (2000 series)

July 3
Myth Hunters: Series 1 (2012 series)

July 4
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)

July 6
The Last Stand (2013)

July 14
Shipping Wars: Season 1-­ 3 (2012 series)
Wahlburgers: Season 1 (2014 series)

July 15
Dragnet: Season 1-­4 (1967 series)
Miami Vice: Season 1­-5 (1984 series)

July 25
The Inbetweeners: Season 3 (2008 series)

July 30
Leave It to Beaver: Season 1­-6 (1957 series)
Magnum P.I.: Season 1­-8 (1980 series)

What do you think of the additions and removals? Sound off in the comments!

And since June isn’t over just yet, check out the list of titles still to arrive/depart in June 2015!

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