In February 2021, Netflix users can expect a lot of new content. Part of the new Netflix program is already known. TECHNOLOGY BUTTON reveals which new series, seasons and films customers can look forward to.
With Disney +, Apple TV +, Amazon Video, Sky Ticket and Co., the competition for Netflix is growing steadily. With this in mind, the still leading streaming provider has to think about something to keep its customers happy. This works best with new content. Netflix will broadcast a number of new titles in February 2021. There are not only completely new productions, but also the continuations of popular series. Regardless of whether it’s thriller, action or children’s films – the Netflix novelties in February include numerous new seasons and films.
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The Netflix news in February
Many well-known and popular films open on Netflix in February. Including, for example, “Jurassic Park”, “Bridget Jones Baby”, and “Scarface”.
New series and seasons on Netflix
- Mighty Express, Season 1
IMDb 4.8, children / animated
- Always there for you, season 1
IMDb -, Drama / Romance
Three decades, two friends, a breathtaking story: Katherine Heigl and Sarah Chalke play the leading roles in this series based on Kristin Hannah’s bestseller.
- H, season 1
IMDb 7.5, thriller series
Barcelona in the 60s. Helena secures the love of a dangerous heroin cartel boss and acquires the skills for advancement in his empire.
- Invisible City, Season 1
IMDb, drama series
During his murder investigation, a police officer is embroiled in a battle between the visible and an underground realm inhabited by mythical creatures.
New films and documentaries
IMDb 8.0, Drama / Family, Starring: Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Jacob Tremblay
August “Auggie” Pullmann is ten years old. He’s funny, smart, and generous – and has a disability. A rare genetic defect has disfigured his face. After having been homeschooled for a long time, he should now attend a regular school class.
- Funny girl
IMDb 7.4, comedy / drama, starring: Barbara Streisand, Omar Sharif, Kay Medford
Barbra Streisand’s debut film earned her an Oscar for her performance as singer and comedian Fanny Brice. This classic music film, which was nominated for seven other awards, contrasts Fanny’s antics on stage with her off-stage romance with dashing player Nicky Arnstein (Omar Shariff).
IMDb -, family film, main roles: Anuk Steffen, Bruno Ganz, Quirin Agrippi
A retelling of Heidi’s adventures on the Alm.
IMDb 6.7, Action / Mystery, starring: Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor, Ayelet Zurer
Robert Langdon (Tom Hanks) discovers evidence that the most powerful underground movement in history, an ancient, conspiratorial secret society known as The Illuminati, has resurrected.
- Bridget Jones baby
IMDb 6.5, comedy, starring: Renée Zellweger, Collin Firth, Patrick Dempsey
The third and final installment in the popular Bridget Jones saga: After breaking up with Mark Darcy (Collin Firth), Bridget Jones (Renée Zellweger) life did not go quite according to plan. Forty and single, she decides to focus on her job as a top news producer. For once, Bridget has everything completely under control. What could possibly go wrong?
- Step Up 3D
IMDb 6.2, dance film, lead roles: Rick Melambri, Adam Sevani, Sharni Vinson
Step Up is a 2006 American dance film directed by Anne Fletcher and starring Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan. Tyler Gage has to serve community hours at a performing arts school. Here is given the chance to receive a scholarship and dance with an aspiring dancer, Nora.
- Step up to the streets
IMDb 6.2, dance film, starring: Briana Evigan, Robert Hoffman, Adam Sevani
Andie ends up at the elite Maryland art school. After initial adjustment problems, she meets Chase, the school’s best dancer. Together they decide to put together a dance troupe. Her plan: to take part in the underground battle “The Streets”.
- 17 Again
IMDb 6.3, Comedy, Starring: Zac Efron, Leslie Mann, Mathew Perry
Mike O’Donnell, father of two teenage children, is transported back to his 17-year-old self overnight. In the future he will go back to school – where his daughter will immediately fall in love with him. As he tries to grow up again and mend relationships with his children, he must also save his broken marriage.
- Need for speed
IMDb 6.4, Action, Leading roles: Aaon Paul, Dominic Cooper, Imogen Poots
Tobey Marshall (Aaron Paul) is a mechanic; biggest muscle car fan and illegal street racer. Trouble begins when he teams up with wealthy, arrogant ex-NASCAR racing driver Dino Brewster (Dominic Cooper) to save his garage.
IMDb 5.8, Drama / Action, starring: John Cusack, Amanda Peet, Chiwetel Ejiofor
A researcher leads a group of people into battle against the apocalyptic events that the Mayan calendar once prophesied.
IMDb, Comedy, Starring: Walter Matthau, Mason Gamble, Joan Plowright
- The Green Hornet
IMDb 5.8, action, starring: Seth Rogan, Jay Chou, Cameron Diaz
Britt Reid (Seth Rogen) is a slacker by day, a party animal by night … until he begins a serious career as an action hero. As the Green Hornet, he works with the magician and martial arts master Kato (Jay Chou) to defeat the LA underworld.
- Mortal Kombat
IMDb -, Action / Fantasy, starring: Christophe Lambert, Robin Shou, Linden Ashby
- Godzilla II: King of the Monsters
IMDb 6.0, Action / Fantasy, Starring: Kyle Chandler, Vera Farmiga, Millie Bobby Brown
The story tells of the heroism of the members of the cryptozoological “Monarch Institute” who have to face an army of titanic monsters. Among them is the mighty Godzilla, who struggles for supremacy against Mothra, Rodan and his archenemy King Ghidorah. The very existence of mankind is at stake in the fight against these ancient super creatures, which until then were only considered myths.
IMDb 5.5, Comedy / Action, Skin Roles: Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Priyanka Chopra
The cult series from the 80s retold as a film. When a dangerous wave of crime hits the beach, the legendary Lt. Mitch Buchannon (Johnson) takes his elite squad of tough lifeguards on a mission to prove that you don’t need a badge to save the bay.
- My friends are all dead
IMDb -, teen / comedy, starring: Julia Wieniawa-Narkiewicz, Mateusz Wieclawek, Adam Graf Turcuyk
- White Boy Rick
IMDb 6.5, crime / drama, starring: Matthew McConaughey, Richie Merritt, Jennifer Jason Leigh
Detroit in the 1980s: At the height of the crack epidemic and the war on drugs, police enlist teenage boy Rick Wershe as an informant. Over time, he gets deeper and deeper into the drug trade. When things get too hot for the police and they eventually drop Wershe, Wershe is sentenced to life imprisonment.
- Little Big Women
IMDb 7.7, drama / China, leading roles: Chen Shu-fang, Hsieh Ying-xuan, Vivian Hsu
A family struggles to come to terms with the death of their estranged father.
- Eight grade
IMDb 7.4, Comedy / Drama, starring: Daniel Zolghadri, Elsie Fisher, Jake Ryan
The 13-year-old loner Kayla (Elsie Fisher) somehow has to get through the last year of middle school, i.e. the eighth grade, to finally be able to attend high school, because it is not easy to be a teenager from a suburb.
- Malcom & Marie
IMDb -, Drama / Independent, Starring: Zendaya, John David Washington
Filmmaker Malcolm (John David Washington) and his girlfriend Marie (Zendaya) come home from the premiere of his film and await criticism. The evening suddenly takes a turn when revelations emerge about the relationship between the two, who put their love to the test.
- Space sweepers
IMDb -, Adventure / Sci-Fi, Starring: Song Joong-ki, Kim Tae-ri, Jin Sun-kyu
In 2092, when trash became currency, a crew of space sweepers are on the verge of ruin and encounter a human-like robot that is extremely valuable.
- The Ying-Yang Master: Dream of Eternity
IMDb 5.8, Action / Fantasy, Leading roles: Mark Chao, Deng Lun, Wang Ziwen
- So close to the stars
IMDb 6.4, drama / romance, starring: Gary Oldman, Asa Butterfield, Carla Gugino
- En passant pécho – two dealers in Paris
IMDb -, Comedy, Starring: Hedi Bouchenafa, Nassim Lyes, Fred Testot
From February 16
IMDb 8.3, crime / thriller, leading roles: Al Pacino, Steven Bauer, Michelle Pfeffer
In “Scarface” Al Pacino shows himself in his unforgettable role as Tony Montana. The film tells the story of the unscrupulous career of a Cuban refugee who coldly made his way from petty criminal to the top of the cocaine empire of Miami.
- Jurassic Park
IMDb 8.1, Adventure / Action, Starring: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum
The first part of the unforgettable dinosaur saga….
- Virgo (40), male, looking for …
IMDb 7.1, Comedy, Starring: Steve Carell, Catherine Keener, Paul Rudd
40-year-old Andy Stitzer (Steve Carell) leads a happy, if somewhat nerdy, life. But one thing makes him special: Andy has never had sex. His colleagues try to pair him up so that “it” finally happens.
- American Pie 2
IMDb 6.4, Comedy, Starring: Jason Biggs, Alyson Hannigan, Sean William Scott
One year after their graduation disaster, the likeable gang from “American Pie” is back! This time an idyllic beach house becomes the ultimate party center and our five friends discover the power of friendship … and the superglue.
- Jurassic Park III
IMDb 5.9, action / adventure, starring: Sam Neill, Téa Leoni, William H. Macy
The paleontologist Dr. Alan Grant agrees to accompany a wealthy adventurer and his wife on a scouting flight over Isla Sorna, where InGen used to raise prehistoric animals. But he still has no idea what to expect there.
IMDb 5.8, action, starring: Taylor Kitsch, Alexander Skarsgard, Rihanna
Battleship is an epic action-adventure that unfolds across the seas, up into the skies, and over land as our planet battles for survival against a superior force.
- American Pie Presents: The Naked Mile
IMDb 5.2, Comedy, starring: John White, Steve Talley, Jessy Schram
- I care a lot
IMDb 7.4, crime comedy / LGBTQ, leading roles: Dianne Wiest, Rosamund Pike
Those were the Netflix highlights in January 2021
Netflix is celebrating the start of the new year with a whole range of new series and films. For example, the third season of “Cobra Kai”, the finale of “Riverdale”, the film “Shape of Water” and the new season of the English-Spanish series “Monarca”. The Netflix news will be available from the streaming provider on the specified day from 9 a.m.
Series and seasons on Netflix
- Cobra Kai, season 3
The brutal confrontation between the dojos has left its mark. Miguel’s life hangs in the balance, Daniel searches for answers and Johnny for redress.
- Monarca, season 2
After 20 years, Ana Mariá returns to Mexico and vies to run her family’s tequila company, which threatens to perish due to corruption and secrets.
- How to get away with Murder, Season 5
Filthy political maneuvers endanger Annalize’s class actions, old secrets emerge, and a fatal accident embroils everyone in a homicide investigation.
When Assane Diop was a teenager, his life was turned upside down: his father died after being accused of a crime he did not commit. 25 years later, “Arsène Lupine, the gentleman crook” served him as inspiration to avenge his father.
- Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Season 6
Jake and Amy are newlyweds. Holt takes on a rival. The exuberant jokes and the fight for justice in the 99th district go into the next round.
- Riverdale, final season 5 (new episodes weekly)
The final season of “Riverdale” is one of the long-awaited novelties on Netflix. For Archie and the gang, the new season of this teenage drama is going pretty well.
From January 22nd
- Fate: The Winx Saga
“Fate: The Winx Saga” tells the story of five young fairies who visit the Alfea fairy school in a parallel world. There they learn to control their magical powers. At the same time, they face love, rivalries and life-threatening monsters.
From January 26th
- Snowpiercer, Season 2 (new episodes weekly)
In the second season, the post-apocalyptic drama in which the earth is frozen and the last surviving people live on a giant train that circled the globe continues.
Films and documentaries
- Asphalt burning
The asphalt is burning, the tires are turning – at breakneck speed and tuned carts it goes from the mountain road Trollstigen in Norway via Sweden and Denmark to Germany to the Nürburgring. There Roy has to win a race – otherwise his fiancée Sylvia is gone. The car freak made a frivolous wager on the wedding night of all people after consuming a lot of alcohol.
- Pieces of a woman
The lives of parents-to-be, Martha (Vanessa Kirby) and Sean (Shia LaBeouf), a young Boston couple, change irreparably when the planned home birth becomes an unimaginable tragedy. A year-long odyssey begins for Martha, in which Martha not only has to cope with her own grief, but at the same time has to endure the divided relationships with Sean and her dominant mother (Ellen Burstyn). In addition, she is facing the publicly accused midwife (Molly Parker) in court.
- Pokémon: Detective Pikachu
In a world where humans and Pokémon coexist, an electrifying super detective teams up with the son of his missing partner to solve the case surrounding his disappearance.
- The excavation
A wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate burial mounds on her property. Together they succeed in finding a sensation.
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Last chance on Netflix
Where there is joy, there is often a downside to Netflix. In addition to the many Netflix novelties in the program , the provider sells several films and series every month . So look to see if there are any titles that you would like to have a quick look at beforehand.