What’s leaving Netflix UK in September / October 2020?
Staff Reporter | On 25, Sep 2020
While people still navigate their way through the coronavirus pandemic and work out when it’s safe to go outdoors, Netflix UK’s sizeable library of movies and TV shows remains a vital resource for keeping entertained indoors.
But before you start bingeing through its new originals, don’t miss out on catching up with some other gems before their rights expire and they head to another service, such as Disney+ or BritBox, or just disappear into the digital ether.
This is your last chance to stream the following on Netflix UK:
The Boxtrolls – 25th September
Loosely based on a story from Alan Snow’s novel, Here Be Monsters!, The Boxtrolls takes place in the weird town of Cheesebridge, beneath which a race of Womble-like foragers live. Essential viewing for the little weirdoes in your life.
I Origins – 25th September
This open-minded sci-fi from Another Earth’s Mike Cahill and Brit Marling takes a long hard look at what makes us human and then asks: what if?
Tully – 26th September
This frankly funny, movingly intimate drama delivers on its premise with quiet surprise.
Downsizing – 27th September
Alexander Payne’s ambitious, high-concept comedy struggles to find focus or perspective.
The Villainess – 27th September
Bloody, violent, and absolutely exhilarating, this female-led revenge thriller is guaranteed to get your heart racing.
Hannibal – 28th September
Don’t miss your chance to catch up with one of the most underrated TV shows of recent years, with Hugh Dancy and Mads Mikkelsen on deliciously good form in this prequel to The Silence of the Lambs.
Eddie the Eagle – 29th September
Dexter Fletcher’s underdog sports movie is heartwarming and uplifting in a way that is utterly disarming.
The Wizard of Oz – 29th September
This effortlessly iconic family adventure is a masterclass in fantastical cinema.
Big Night – 30th September
A failing Italian restaurant run by two brothers gambles on one special night to try to save the business.
Blue Velvet – 30th September
Don’t miss the chance to go back to David Lynch’s seminal, surreal satire, which sees an innocent man get mixed up in a small-town murder mystery involving a kinky nightclub singer and a kidnapper with a penchant for snorting helium.
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off – 30th September
Matthew Broderick is iconic form in this comedy about a high-school slacker who skips school for a day in Chicago.
Ghostbusters 2 – 30th September
The Ghostbusters’ services are required again when a series of events involving ectoplasmic slime threaten the city and Dana’s baby.
Wynonna Earp – 30th September
Can you say Buffy the Vampire Slayer? The creators of this highly entertaining adaptation of Beau Smith’s comic book clearly can.
The Breakfast Club – 9th October
“Don’t you forget about me…”
Hannibal (2001) – 9th October
Anthony Hopkins reprises his iconic role as Hannibal Lecter in Ridley Scott’s underrated sequel.
A Simple Favour – 13th October
Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick shine in this fun but uneven noir thriller.
Other titles leaving Netflix UK in September / October 2020:
Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan
Fred: The Movie
The Sinking of Van Der Wijck
300 Miles to Heaven
A Year of the Quiet Sun
Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid
Chewing the Fat
Dueños del paraiso
Escape from the “Liberty” Cinema
Fish Don’t Blink
He’s Just Not That Into You
Hotel Pacific (Zaklete rewiry)
How to Be a Latin Lover
Humko Deewana Kar Gaye
Jealousy and medicine (Zazdrosc i medycyna)
Katt Williams: Live
La Doña (Lady Altagracia)
Ladies in Black
The lynx (Rys)
The Mask You Live In
Mean Streets (1973)
My Babysitter’s a Vampire
The NeverEnding Story
Paranormal: White Noise (The Sound)
The President’s Barber
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
Sex and the City: The Movie
Sheep & Wolves
The spiral (Spirala)
Swami Baba Ramdev: The Untold Story
Time Out (2018)
The Titan (2018)
Two Moon Junction
The Water Horse
Wrong Side Raju
Bruno and Boots: Go Jump in the Pool
Bruno and Boots: The Wizzle War
Bruno and Boots: This Can’t Be Happening at Macdonald Hall
Dracula Untold (2014)
Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet Frankenstein
Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet the Wolfman
American Pie 2
Bring It On: Fight to the Finish
Bring It On: In It to Win It
Cheech & Chong’s Next Movie
Get Him to the Greek
The Land Before Time
Out of Africa
Chef & My Fridge (Please Take Care of My Refrigerator)
Saw: The Final Chapter
Two Small Voices
A Simple Favour
Aisa Yeh Jahaan (The World It Is)
Ankur Arora Murder Case
Devlok with Devdutt Pattanaik
Gour Hari Dastaan: The Freedom File
Guerra De Idolos
Harry & Bunnie
Homeland (La Patrie)
JalThe LEGO Ninjago Movie
Lie to Me
Machhli Jal Ki Rani Hai
One Night Stand
Remember (Remember: War of the Son )
The Royal Gambler (Jackpot)
Russell Peters vs. the World
Russell Peters: Notorious
Satte Pe Satta
Skin Wars: Fresh Paint
Story of an Egg
Two Weeks Notice
A Family Affair
Live from the BBC
Breaking In (2018)
With thanks to uk.newonnetflix.info for some of the information.