Here are all the new Netflix movies to watch in July 2020
As we kick off July, we’re all looking for the best movies to entertain us in the evenings. If you’ve ever had that experience where hours go by as you scroll through Netflix, unable to settle on something to watch, you’re not alone. In order to help you find that one movie you’re looking for, we’ve created a list filled with exciting new releases.
You’re bound to find a movie that will suit your fancy and save you the agony of searching through Netflix’s endless library. Here are some promising new Netflix films set to release in July (and also some classics you can now revisit.)
The Old Guard
Led by renowned star Charlize Theron, The Old Guard explores the life of immortal mercenaries who fight for their freedom. These cut-throat mercenaries are centuries old and can automatically heal themselves from even the most severe wounds. If this superhero action movie captures your attention, look forward to it on July 10.
Down for a quirky African rom-com with pop & spunk? Follow the lively adventures of two besties as they handle the wild life of being single in Seriously Single. Protag Dineo is a serial monogamist so the adjustment to single-life is rough. Nevertheless, with her bestie by her side they party-it-up and dodge by that pesky commitment. If you can bear the wait, watch Seriously Single when it comes out on July 30.
Ever sent a message you immediately regretted? Wish you could magically delete it from existence? So does Wesley, the desperate & single protag of Desperados. Played by SNL star Nasim Pedrad, Wesley has to scramble all the way to Mexico to delete an accidentally vicious email sent to her dream guy.
Brace yourself for a magical adventure spurred by your favorite childhood snack – animal crackers! After visiting a traveling circus known for sensational animal performances, a family departs with a box of animal crackers that causes you to turn into an animal! On-and-off-screen couple John Krasinski & Emily Blunt voice act the leads, joined by legendary Danny DeVito. Check out this kid-friendly move on July 24.
The Kissing Booth 2
The addictive Netflix rom-com The Kissing Booth is coming out with a sequel. Dying to know how Noah & Elle end up after Noah moves away to attend Harvard? The Kissing Booth 2 is set to depict their long-distance romance. Will our favorite couple be tempted by new hotties they meet or will they make it through? Find out on July 24 when The Kissing Booth 2 launches.
Another one of the stunning productions from the Wachowski sisters, Cloud Atlas is bound to dazzle you. 2012 hit Cloud Atlas is an epic sci-fi movie depicting the events of the classic novel of the same name. Teeming with symbolism & artistic flare, multiple plotlines & eras will leave you incredibly immersed and only minorly confused.
Oh boy – here comes a Ryan Reynolds classic. Definitely, Maybe tells the story of Will Hayes (Ryan Reynolds) and his romantic history – prompted by his adorable & curious daughter wanting more info about her parents. Definitely, Maybe will keep you guessing, Will’s many romances incredibly charming & dramatic.
The Karate Kid
If you haven’t seen Karate Kid you’re missing out on one of the best 80s classics. Mentored by the wise Mr. Miyagi (Pat Morita), dreamy teen Daniel (Ralph Macchio) learns how to defend himself from the vicious students of the “Cobra Kai.” Daniel’s slow training in the karate arts prepares him for a tournament which will let him face his foes (and hopefully impress his love interest.)
Sleepless in Seattle
Tom Hanks & Meg Ryan star in Sleepless in Seattle, a sappy 1990s romcom that pairs two lonely city-dwellers in a nervous, charming rendez-vous. Full of “almosts” & “maybes” Sleepless in Seattle will send you swooning – true love reaching new heights.
Seriously underrated, Sleepy Hollow is one of Tim Burton’s best. In Burton fashion, Sleepy Hollow is a gothic supernatural horror film that puts a spin on the classic Headless Horseman tale. With wonderful dark humor, startling mysteries, & stellar performances by Johnny Depp & Christina Ricci, Sleepy Hollow is an easy one to recommend for you this July.