Now Streaming

New on Netflix in April 2020

Want to know what's streaming? Check this list of the new movies on Netflix this month. See all the new TV shows and originals streaming on Netflix. Plus, find out what's leaving!

by | March 23, 2020 | Comments

The latest movies, new Netflix series, and other new releases coming to the streaming giant this month include the return of lauded series including Israeli spy thriller Fauda, Anglo-Saxons vs. Vikings series The Last Kingdom, Ricky Gervais’ After Life, and Terrace House: Tokyo 2019-2020.

New Netflix original series and movies include #blackAF, a series inspired by Kenya Barris’ life that costars Rashida Jones; action film Extraction, starring Chris Hemsworth as a black-market mercenary; coming-of-age comedy Never Have I Ever from Mindy Kaling; Riverdale’s Camila Mendes in thriller Dangerous Lies; and Wagner Moura and Ana de Armas in political drama Sergio.

Netflix ramps up the funny with a series from Iliza Shlesinger, Chris D’Elia stand-up, and a three-part improv special starring Thomas Middleditch and Ben Schwartz.

The Artist, The Death of Stalin, Django Unchained, Hail, Caesar!, The Matrix, Minority Report, Mud, The Social Network, and Taxi Driver are among the top former theatrical releases added to Netflix movies in April. Plus, catch these top-rated Certified Fresh movies soon before they leaveCrouching Tiger, Hidden DragonGoodFellas, A Nightmare on Elm StreetRosemary’s BabyThe Shawshank RedemptionSpy KidsStrictly Ballroom, and True Grit.

Read on if you’re looking for a worthy binge, starting with a few titles to look out for at the top.


Fauda 100%

Description: In season 3 of the Israeli spy series, Doron ensnares a determined young boxer when a months-long covert mission puts the team on the trail of a Hamas leader high on Shin Bet’s wanted list.

Hail, Caesar!

Premiere Date: April 16, 2020

After Life: Season 2 (2020) 77%

Description: Set in the small fictitious town of Tambury, the comedy-drama series follows Tony (Ricky Gervais), a writer for the local newspaper whose life is upended after his wife dies from cancer.

In series 2, whilst still struggling with immense grief for his wife, we see Tony try to become a better friend to those around him. Each grappling with their own problems and only to be intensified by the looming threat of the local newspaper being shut down.

Will the town’s local Am-Dram show lift everyone’s spirits?

Premiere Date: April 24, 2020

Extraction (2020) 67%

Description: Tyler Rake (Chris Hemsworth) is a fearless black market mercenary with nothing left to lose when his skills are solicited to rescue the kidnapped son of an imprisoned international crime lord. But in the murky underworld of weapons dealers and drug traffickers, an already deadly mission approaches the impossible, forever altering the lives of Rake and the boy. An action-packed, edge-of-your-seat thriller directed by Sam Hargrave, Extraction is an AGBO Films and TGIM Films, Inc. production, produced by Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Mike Larocca, Chris Hemsworth, Eric Gitter, and Peter Schwerin.

Premiere Date: April 24, 2020

The Last Kingdom: Season 4 (2020)

Description: As Edward and Aethelflaed spar over the future of Mercia and their father’s dream of a united England, Uhtred tries to recover his lost birthright.

Premiere Date: April 24, 2020

Never Have I Ever: Season 1 (2020) 97%

Description: A coming-of-age comedy series about the life of a modern first-generation Indian American teenage girl, inspired by Mindy Kaling’s own childhood.

Premiere Date: April 26, 2020

Available 4/1

David Batra: Elefanten I Rummet​
How to Fix a Drug Scandal: Miniseries (2020) 86%
The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show: Season 1 (2020)
Nailed It!: Season 4 (2020) 100%
Sunderland 'Til I Die: Season 2 (2020)
40 Days and 40 Nights (2002) 39%
Bloodsport (1988) 40%
Cadillac Records (2008) 66%
Can't Hardly Wait (1998) 41%
Up in Smoke (1978) 47%
Community 88%
Deep Impact (1998) 45%
God's Not Dead (2014) 12%
Just Friends (2005) 42%
Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988) 75%
Kim's Convenience: Season 4 (2020)
Lethal Weapon (1987) 80%
Lethal Weapon 2 (1989) 82%
Lethal Weapon 3 (1992) 60%
Lethal Weapon 4 (1998) 53%
Minority Report (2002) 90%
Molly's Game (2018) 81%
Mortal Kombat (1995) 44%
Mud (2013) 97%
Pokemon The Series: Sun & Moon Ultra Legends: Season 22 (2019)
Promised Land (2013) 53%
Road to Perdition (2002) 81%
Salt (2010) 61%
School Daze (1988) 56%
Sherlock Holmes (2009) 69%
Soul Plane (2004) 18%
Sunrise in Heaven (2019)
Taxi Driver (1976) 96%
The Death of Stalin (2018) 95%
The Girl With All the Gifts (2017) 85%
The Hangover (2009) 78%
The Matrix (1999) 88%
The Matrix Reloaded (2003) 73%
The Matrix Revolutions (2003) 35%
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012) 85%
The Roommate (2011) 3%
The Runaways (2010) 69%
The Social Network (2010) 96%
Wildling (2018) 70%

Available 4/2

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) 97%
Violet Evergarden: Eternity and Auto Memory Doll (2020)

Available 4/3

Coffee & Kareem (2020) 21%
Money Heist (La casa de papel): Part 4 (2020) 78%
Spirit Riding Free: Riding Academy​

Available 4/4

Angel Has Fallen (2019) 38%

Available 4/5

The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) 80%

Available 4/6

The Big Show Show: Part 1 (2020)

Available 4/7

Terrace House: Tokyo 2019-2020: Part 3 (2019)

Available 4/9

Hi Score Girl: Season 2 (2020)

Available 4/10

Brews Brothers: Season 1 (2020) 40%
LA Originals (2020) 88%
School Life (La vie scolaire) (2020) 92%
Love Wedding Repeat (2020) 35%
The Main Event (2020) 26%
Tigertail (2020) 81%

Available 4/11

Code 8 (2019) 80%

Available 4/14

Chris D'Elia: No Pain (2020)

Available 4/15

The Innocence Files: Miniseries (2020) 100%
Outer Banks: Season 1 (2020) 71%

Available 4/16

Despicable Me (2010) 81%
Fauda: Season 3 (2020) 100%
Fary: Hexagone: Season 2 (2020)
Hail, Caesar! (2016) 85%
Maurício Meirelles: Generating Chaos (2020)
Jem and the Holograms (2015) 22%

Available 4/17

Rising High (Betonrausch) (2020) 30%
#blackAF: Season 1 (2020) 46%
Earth And Blood (La terre et le sang) (2020)
The Last Kids on Earth: Book 2 (2020)
Legado en los huesos (2019) 80%
Sergio (2020) 45%
Too Hot to Handle: Season 1 (2020) 37%

Available 4/18

The Green Hornet (2011) 44%

Available 4/20

Cooked With Cannabis: Season 1 (2020) 86%
The Midnight Gospel: Season 1 (2020) 91%
The Vatican Tapes (2015) 20%

Available 4/21

Bleach: Season 4 (2008)
Bleach: Season 5 (2008)
Middleditch & Schwartz: Season 1 (2020) 100%

Available 4/22

Absurd Planet
Circus of Books (2020) 98%
El silencio del pantano (2020) 50%
The Plagues of Breslau​
The Willoughbys (2020) 91%
Win the Wilderness​

Available 4/23

The House of Flowers (La casa de las flores): Season 3 (2020)

Available 4/24

After Life: Season 2 (2020) 77%
Extraction (2020) 67%
Hello Ninja: Season 2​
Yours Sincerely, Kanan Gill​

Available 4/25

The Artist (2011) 95%
Django Unchained (2012) 87%

Available 4/26

The Last Kingdom: Season 4 (2020)

Available 4/27

Battle: Los Angeles (2011) 36%
Never Have I Ever: Season 1 (2020) 97%

Available 4/29

A Secret Love​
Extracurricular (2019) 67%
Murder to Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story (2020) 79%
Nadiya's Time to Eat: Season 1 (2020) 100%
Summertime: Season 1

Available 4/30

Dangerous Lies (Windfall) (2020) 25%
Drifting Dragons​
The Forest of Love: Deep Cut
Rich in Love (Ricos de Amor)​
The Victims’ Game​


Leaving 4/4/20

American Odyssey: Season 1 (2015) 54%

Leaving 4/8

Movie 43 (2013) 4%

Leaving 4/15

21 And Over (2013) 27%

Leaving 4/16

Lost Girl 65%

Leaving 4/17

Big Fat Liar (2002) 44%

Leaving 4/19

The Longest Yard (2005) 31%

Leaving 4/24

The Ugly Truth (2009) 14%

Leaving 4/29

National Treasure (2004) 46%

Leaving 4/30

A Cinderella Story (2004) 12%
A Little Princess (1995) 97%
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) 94%
Blade Runner (The Final Cut) (1982) 92%
The Craft (1996) 57%
Crash (2004) 74%
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2001) 97%
The Dirty Dozen (1967) 80%
Dirty Harry (1971) 89%
Driving Miss Daisy (1989) 82%
Friday the 13th (1980) 64%
Good Burger (1997) 33%
GoodFellas (1990) 96%
The Hangover (2009) 78%
Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004) 74%
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004) 72%
Police Academy (1984) 55%
Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment (1985) 31%
Police Academy 3: Back in Training (1986) 40%
Police Academy 4 - Citizens on Patrol (1987) 0%
Police Academy 5: Assignment Miami Beach (1988) 0%
Police Academy 6 - City Under Siege (1989) 0%
Police Academy 7: Mission to Moscow (1994) 0%
Rosemary's Baby (1968) 96%
Rounders (1998) 65%
Scream 2 (1997) 81%
Scream 3 (2000) 40%
The Shawshank Redemption (1994) 91%
Space Jam (1996) 44%
Spy Kids (2001) 93%
Step Brothers (2008) 55%
Strictly Ballroom (1992) 91%
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) 83%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2004)
True Grit (2010) 95%

Like this? Subscribe to our newsletter and get more features, news, and guides in your inbox every week.

Tag Cloud

BBC America CBS composers Opinion Cannes Legendary Drama space Countdown 20th Century Fox breaking bad Music vampires social media dc Emmys Interview miniseries trailers Sundance Now dragons romance Lionsgate Biopics 2017 movie Pet Sematary rom-coms Mudbound ID TCA 2017 Tarantino crime drama joker spider-man indiana jones chucky Paramount PaleyFest Hallmark Christmas movies blockbuster supernatural Ghostbusters Oscars anthology scene in color Marvel Television Ovation Amazon documentary The Purge black travel The Walking Dead Black History Month sports Emmy Nominations DC Comics satire disaster Comic Book Awards Tour MCU halloween LGBT asian-american APB technology biography Fantasy blockbusters cars golden globe awards zero dark thirty Marvel HBO Go Chernobyl cancelled television Wes Anderson Marvel Studios The Witch streaming movies football Holiday talk show canceled TV shows Elton John child's play Trophy Talk HBO Pixar Photos nature screenings Alien french crime thriller SDCC spain The CW BBC 2015 japan fresh worst romantic comedy game show Academy Awards scary movies international History reboot Superheroes discovery SXSW casting cinemax comedies Disney+ Disney Plus Showtime Awards harry potter Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Amazon Prime book adaptation Broadway Women's History Month scorecard 007 Infographic 99% FXX Shondaland unscripted parents Quiz Character Guide Bravo Western YA TCA Winter 2020 Tubi sag awards rotten National Geographic Sneak Peek deadpool adenture video Reality 21st Century Fox Apple Toys Brie Larson Rocky The Academy nbcuniversal LGBTQ VH1 hollywood Summer witnail zombies Vudu fast and furious Sony Pictures Election Comics on TV italian mission: impossible foreign based on movie TV renewals Extras TCA Awards spinoff Funimation telelvision comic books CBS All Access nfl women dramedy Apple TV Plus Britbox classics DC Universe USA boxing superman superhero cults CNN Country TCM jamie lee curtis dark obituary RT21 DGA heist movie TV Land Baby Yoda Video Games Binge Guide children's TV Classic Film new zealand Acorn TV mutant 2020 Lifetime Christmas movies First Look 24 frames TNT james bond Comedy comics New York Comic Con book Endgame anime Creative Arts Emmys SundanceTV legend diversity Grammys El Rey Hallmark cancelled Song of Ice and Fire 45 elevated horror comiccon 90s TCA ABC Family Ellie Kemper batman screen actors guild AMC Cartoon Network Hear Us Out GoT Walt Disney Pictures Nickelodeon criterion free movies TV One cats TruTV Universal ABC Signature FX on Hulu target Image Comics politics festivals serial killer Food Network San Diego Comic-Con FOX Winter TV docuseries archives Mystery what to watch Mindy Kaling YouTube Red japanese Best and Worst blaxploitation worst movies Valentine's Day Martial Arts spanish language Premiere Dates MTV Chilling Adventures of Sabrina golden globes zombie Sundance TV ESPN medical drama twilight YouTube Television Academy Disney Channel popular See It Skip It godzilla Freeform Comedy Central Amazon Studios Esquire OWN 1990s Thanksgiving Adult Swim aapi Hulu Tumblr basketball adaptation canceled prank Spectrum Originals 2016 Animation Star Trek Christmas rt archives sequels high school WGN NYCC 2019 ghosts Rocketman Masterpiece Paramount Network Apple TV+ Marathons Netflix psychological thriller historical drama halloween tv Epix Peacock 72 Emmy Awards crime Mary Tyler Moore Comic-Con@Home 2021 australia Disney Plus A24 ratings die hard strong female leads dceu comic Tomatazos finale E! Fall TV Spike Syfy RT History DirecTV sequel Podcast Turner Musicals movies saw remakes toy story Year in Review latino HBO Max Starz olympics Star Wars MSNBC Lucasfilm Netflix Christmas movies razzies 2021 Lifetime toronto video on demand festival monster movies TBS animated game of thrones Shudder PlayStation Cosplay all-time Stephen King The Arrangement spanish true crime Pride Month Paramount Plus Box Office Television Critics Association theme song natural history Disney news Certified Fresh Reality Competition cancelled TV series films Pirates pirates of the caribbean Pop TV suspense Mary Poppins Returns slashers christmas movies Rom-Com reviews universal monsters BET Awards boxoffice streaming justice league Film Festival Dark Horse Comics Pop cancelled TV shows war IFC Films Discovery Channel A&E docudrama TV CMT 2018 Sundance Exclusive Video new york NBA psycho science fiction singing competition American Society of Cinematographers CW Seed television Mary poppins police drama Fox News rotten movies we love crossover revenge Spring TV thriller Amazon Prime Video Anna Paquin versus indie Calendar IFC NBC critics Avengers stop motion hidden camera BBC One renewed TV shows Schedule Pacific Islander Trivia BAFTA E3 TLC emmy awards quibi green book Crackle Nominations hist directors hispanic GLAAD tv talk lord of the rings Tokyo Olympics Turner Classic Movies Film binge Warner Bros. kaiju 4/20 ITV political drama name the review facebook 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards richard e. Grant Winners know your critic Captain marvel aliens FX First Reviews Writers Guild of America Set visit kids TIFF Travel Channel cartoon Family spy thriller werewolf Superheroe robots Logo Rock south america Red Carpet king kong Super Bowl Disney streaming service jurassic park Teen USA Network Crunchyroll series cooking Holidays Kids & Family 93rd Oscars transformers TV movies Fox Searchlight laika WarnerMedia award winner new star wars movies Trailer best GIFs independent mockumentary ViacomCBS sitcom live action cops PBS concert a nightmare on elm street 71st Emmy Awards adventure teaser YouTube Premium Heroines Nat Geo Arrowverse President period drama VOD doctor who Columbia Pictures DC streaming service Watching Series The Walt Disney Company marvel cinematic universe documentaries Horror Black Mirror venice BET kong ABC Sci-Fi X-Men Musical Action VICE franchise stand-up comedy dogs Polls and Games OneApp stoner