The Lincoln Lawyer and more shows & movies to release on Netflix from May 9 to 15, 2022
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This is going to be a crazy month for Netflix subscribers as three hotly anticipated shows Stranger Things, Who Killed Sara? and Love, Death & Robots are returning with new seasons. While we wait for them, let’s have a look at what’s new on the streamer this week.

This week’s list of new releases on Netflix features Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Sustainable War, Brotherhood, 42 Days of Darkness, Operation Mincemeat, Maverix, Bling Empire, Workin’ Moms Season 6, The Getaway King, Our Father, Savage Beauty, and more.

Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Sustainable War

Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Sustainable War is a new Netflix Original anime movie directed by Michihito Fujii. It will premiere exclusively on the streamer on May 9, 2022.

The official synopsis of the anime movie reads:

“Season one of the Netflix Series “Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045” will be reborn as a feature-length theatrical animation complete with new scenes and a full re-color grading of all shots. Taking the helm is Michihito Fujii, the director of live-action films such as the six Japan Academy Prize-nominated work “The Journalist,” and “A Family.” (Via Netflix Anime)

Workin’ Moms Season 6

The sixth season of the popular Canadian family sitcom Workin’ Moms will premiere on Netflix US on May 10, 2022. The show stars Catherine Reitman, Jessalyn Wanlim, Dani Kind, Enuka Okuma, and Juno Rinaldi as a group of friends dealing with the challenges of being working mothers.

The synopsis of Season 6 of the series writes:

“Back for season six, WORKIN’ MOMS re-examines friendships, demanding careers, motherhood and marriage.” (Via CBC Comedy)

Must Read: Stranger Things to Love, Death and Robots, Shows Coming With New Season in May on Netflix

42 Days of Darkness

This Spanish thriller will keep you hooked to your seats. 42 Days of Darkness is the first Chilean original Netflix series. Based on a true story, the series is about a young woman struggling to find her missing sister as she fights through the injustice and the media play that has been going on around her.

The crime-thriller drama will arrive on Netflix on May 11, 2022. The official description of the Spanish thriller reads:

“A Woman’s Struggle to Find the Whereabouts of her Missing Sister. This Will Have to Fight Against the Negligence of the Institutions, The Prejudices of Loneliness and The Harassment of the Media.”

The Lincoln Lawyer Season 1

This isn’t a movie but a new drama series based on the Michael Connelly book, The Brass Verdict. It was previously adapted in the 2013 Lionsgate movie starring Matthew McConaughey. The series stars Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Neve Campbell, Becki Newton, and azz Raycole.

The summary of the series reads:

“Sidelined after an accident, hotshot Los Angeles lawyer Mickey Haller restarts his career — and his trademark Lincoln — when he takes on a murder case.”

New on Netflix: Complete list of shows and movies releasing between May 9 – 15, 2022

  • Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Sustainable War on May 9, 2022
  • Workin’ Moms Season 6 on May 10, 2022
  • 42 Days of Darkness on May 11, 2022
  • Beast (Movie) on May 11, 2022
  • Brotherhood Season 2: May 11, 2022
  • The Getaway King: May 11, 2022
  • Operation Mincemeat: May 15, 2022
  • Our Father: May 11, 2022
  • Maverix: May 12, 2022
  • Savage Beauty: May 12, 2022
  • Bling Empire Season 2: May 13, 2022
  • The Life and Movies of Erşan Kuneri: May 13, 2022
  • The Lincoln Lawyer: May 13, 2022
  • New Heights: May 13, 2022
  • Senior Year (Movie): May 13, 2022

So, which of these movies or shows are you excited about? Share your views with us in the comments section.