Best new movies added to Netflix this week: May 14-15, 2022

best new movies added to netflix this week may 14, 2022

Operation Mincemeat is now streaming on Netflix

It’s been another long week, so if you’re planning to kick back with Netflix this weekend, we’ve got some of the best new movies graced the service over the past 7 days.

This list mainly pertains to Netflix in the US. If you are outside the US, your selections were a little different. For example, in the UK you were treated to: Doctor Sleep which comes from Mike Flanagan. Netflix Canada saw the release of Ted Bundy: American Psycho

These are the best new movies on Netflix this week:


Operation Minced Meat (2022) N

Director: John Madden
Genre: Drama, War | Running time: 128 minutes
Form: Colin Firth, Matthew MacFadden, Kelly MacDonald, Rufus Wright, Ruby Bentall

In 1943, the Allies begin preparations for the invasion of France and the liberation of Europe, but one problem remains: how can they protect their invasion force from the destructive force of the German army? Two intelligence officers devise a plan to mislead the Germans, with a corpse, false military papers and hope.

This movie was released on Netflix in most regions of the world on Wednesday.


The Escape King (2021) N

Director: Mateusz Rakowicz
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime | Duration: 100 minutes
Form: Dawid Ogrodnik, Robert Więckiewicz, Jakub Gierszał, Masza Wągrocka, Rafał Zawierucha,

Based on the life of Zdzisław Najmrodzki, the story of The Getaway King takes place in the final days of communism in Poland, where Naymro, a getaway driver, becomes a folk hero after successfully escaping the police 29 times, but contemplating a to breathe new life into him when he meets his new girlfriend.


Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Durable War (2021) N

Director: Shinji Aramaki, Michihito Fujii, Kenji Kamiyama
Genre: Animation, Sci Fi | Duration: 119 minutes
Form: Atsuko Tanaka, Osamu Saka, Akio Otsuka, Koichi Yamadera, Yutaka Nakano

In the near future, the advancement of technology has led to a new wave of cybercrime by augmented individuals known as ‘cyberbrains’. To combat the growing number of crimes, the powerful cyborg Motoko Kusanagi takes charge of the crime-fighting organization known as Section 9 for Public Safety.


Senior year (2022) N

Director: Alex Hardcastle
Genre: Comedy | Duration: 111 minutes
Form: Rebel Wilson, Angourie Rice, Mary Holland, Molly Brown, Sam Richardson

In 1997, Ruby was the most popular girl in high school as the cheerleading captain and quarterback courtship. But after falling off the cheerleading pyramid, Ruby falls into a coma and doesn’t wake up until 20 years later. Finding herself in the body of a 37-year-old woman, Ruby returns to high school to repeat her senior year and is determined to be crowned queen of the prom.


Our Father (2022) N

Director: Lucie Jourdan
Genre: Documentary | Duration: 97 minutes

Curious about one or two half-siblings from the same sperm donor as her, Jacoba Ballard took a DNA test. Finding a total of seven matches, Jacoba realized she’d made a huge discovery, but further investigation led her to a shocking secret involving a sperm donor and a fertility doctor.

Jacoba Ballard decided to do a DNA test one day, hoping to find one or two half-siblings with the same sperm donor. “Growing up, I felt different,” she says in the trailer for the documentary. But when she found seven matches, she realized she had come across an important discovery. Jacoba discovers a shocking plan involving donor sperm and a popular fertility doctor.


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