Take a peek at the movies and TV shows that will be available to stream this month on the service.
The Kanye West documentary jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy, Will Arnett’s celebrity-packed improvised comedy Murderville, and Shonda Rhimes’ Inventing Anna, a miniseries based on real-life con woman Anna Delvey, are among the most anticipated TV and movie titles coming to Netflix in February 2022.
The three-part documentary jeen-yuhs, which premiered at the 2022 Sundance Film Festival, will begin airing weekly on February 16th. Clarence “Coodie” Simmons and Chike Ozah, who were behind early music videos for West like “Through the Wire” and “Jesus Walks,” filmed the project spanning two decades. The documentary will follow West from his early days as a rising star in the music industry to his current status as a global superstar musician and brand.
Tyler Perry’s A Madea Homecoming, the latest instalment in Tyler Perry’s Madea franchise, will be available on Netflix in February. In the 12th instalment of the writer-director-renowned producer’s Madea-verse, Madea’s no-nonsense personality returns to deal with the family drama that emerges at her great-college grandson’s graduation ceremony. Leatherface reappears after nearly 50 years in hiding to terrorise a group of idealistic young friends in Texas Chainsaw Massacre, a Netflix sequel to the iconic horror franchise set to debut on Feb. 18, will see John Larroquette return to narrate this grisly tale as Leatherface reappears after nearly 50 years in hiding to terrorise a group of idealistic young friends.
The documentary Downfall: The Case Against Boeing and the teen drama Tall Girl 2 are among the other originals. Superhero films Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight and Zack Snyder’s Watchmen, classic horror film The Exorcist, and the Zach Galifianakis, Bradley Cooper, and Ed Helms-led comedy The Hangover are among the popular library movies available on Netflix this month.
On the TV front, Will Arnett’s Murderville, based on the BAFTA-winning BBC3 series Murder in Successville, will premiere on Netflix on February 3rd. As senior detective Terry Seattle, Arnett enlists the help of unknown celebrities to serve as his guest co-detectives on a series of unscripted crimes. Guests Annie Murphy, Conan O’Brien, Ken Jeong, Kumail Nanjiani, Marshawn Lynch, and Sharon Stone will have to exercise their comic abilities and think on their feet to discover a killer in this improvised comedy.