These are the best TV shows and movies to watch on Netflix in June
Looking for the best new shows and movies to watch on Netflix this month? If you’ve been dreaming of taking an international vacation without having to pack your bags, we’ve got good news: Netflix is looking pretty global in June. This month’s highlights include new episodes of the amusing French crime caper Lupine, the Spanish teen drama Elite, British comedy Feel good, and the beloved Canadian sitcom Kim’s convenience.
Some of the other big releases of the month are the timely adaptation of the comic book Sweet tooth, a docu-series on pop music, and, for your dose of summer trash, season 2 of Too hot to handle it.
Our list of suggestions for the best shows and moves on Netflix in June is below, but here’s the full list of what’s new on Netflix in June. If you want even more handpicked suggestions, click on our full list of recommendations.
The best TV shows and movies on Netflix in June
Season 5 available June 2
It’s a bittersweet time for all Kim’s convenience– the heads over there. Fans of the charming sitcom, which follows a Korean-Canadian family that owns and operates a convenience store, were stunned this spring by news that its fifth season will be its last, despite an earlier renewal of Season 6. But then no one doesn’t want to see it shut down early, at least the latest episodes are finally coming to Netflix so Americans can join all of Canada in mourning.
Season 2 available June 4
You might not always feel good watching Season 2 of Feel good, but what makes the series great is its willingness to linger in uncomfortable emotions, even when its main character would rather not. In Season 2, Mae (co-creator Mae Martin) attempts to accommodate severe trauma, while George (Charlotte Ritchie) reinvents himself. And they only have one season left to potentially resolve their relationship issues; Feel good ends after a short but sweet two-season season.
Available June 4
Set in the aftermath of a catastrophic global virus, the comic book adaptation Sweet tooth is a spectacle for our time. The series follows a “very special boy” named Gus (Christian Convery), a man-deer hybrid on a journey through the American West, accompanied by an unexpected group of friends. It’s just the right mix of weird, dark, and hopeful, with a resonance that no one involved in the show could have originally foreseen.
Part 2 available June 11
Lupine is back for another round. The criminal film follows Assane Diop (Omar Sy), a Senegalese living in France who is influenced by popular French character Arsène Lupine, a thief known as the “Gentleman Burglar” who does good by being on the wrong side of the law. . As a young man, his father was accused of stealing an expensive necklace and committed suicide in prison, leading Assane to take revenge on those who wronged his family. It sounds awfully serious, but Lupine is a fun heist series that is already enjoying huge success around the world. –Tim surette
Season 2 available June 17
Basically the Fear the living dead of Country Z cinematographic universe, Black summer chronicles the early days of a zombie apocalypse, as a woman named Rose (Jaime King) embarks on a dangerous hunt for her daughter. The adrenaline-fueled action horror series shifts the action to winter for Season 2, which makes the title a bit inaccurate.
Season 4 available June 18
Nothing turns a prep school show like graduation. The hit Spanish teen drama Elite said goodbye to some of her original stars at the end of Season 3, paving the way for a new class of rich kids with secrets. A strict principal and four new students arrive at Las Encinas in the fourth season, and they bring a new mystery with them.
Available June 22
Immerse yourself in the untold stories of pop music with this new eight-part docuserie. The list of featured stars reads like a lineup of wild music festivals: ABBA, Shania Twain, T-Pain, the Backstreet Boys, Orville Peck, Hozier, Childish Gambino, Boyz II Men and many more take center stage. scene. And they don’t just look back on their own history; the extensive series also deals in depth with how pop music continues to shape culture.
Too hot to handle it
Season 2 available June 23
Too hot to handle it, simultaneously one of the best and worst reality shows to film under COVID protocols, is back for another season of trashy nonsense. Can a sexy group of people give up sex to make a lot of money? What do you think?
Sisters on the right track
Available June 24
This intimate documentary tells the story of the Sheppard sisters, three Brooklyn-born girls who made waves on the national track and field scene, winning a medal at the Junior Olympics while living in a homeless shelter with their mother. The film is driven by their powerful relationship with their coach and mentor, but the girls’ determination is the real star.
Want to know what else is coming to Netflix? Here are all of the new stuff on Netflix in June, here’s what released on Netflix in May, and here are our picks for what came out on Netflix in May.