At the end of July 2022, there will be 15 fantastic films on Netflix, Hulu, and HBO Max

At the end of July 2022, there will be 15 fantastic films on Netflix, Hulu, and HBO Max ...

Before the calendar turns, there are a lot of great movies streaming platforms for you to catch up on. But which ones are most worth your time? We can assist you.

Weve got 15 high-quality movies for you to watch at home before they leave Netflix, HBO Max, Hulu, or wherever they are currently located. These include some of the greatest action movies on Netflix, an uproarious LGBTQ comedy, hardboiled thrillers, and more.

Christopher Nolans latest blockbuster, Tenet, has left HBO Max. If you havent had the chance to catch up with this particular brain puzzle, now is the time.

Here are 15 of the best movies that will be available for streaming at the end of July 2022.


Tiger Shroff is a jack-of-all-trades when it comes to film stardom, and one of the greatest exit points for his particular style of leading-man charisma is leaving Netflix at the end of the month.

Shroff plays Ronny, a full-on-himself, skilled martial artist who lacks the will to take control of his life. Ronny must release previous demons to rescue his ex-girlfriend, who is a champion of Indian martial arts Kalaripayattu. Baaghi is a must-see for action enthusiasts.

Baaghi will leave Netflix on August 1st.

Before Midnight

Before Sunrise was the story of a blossoming young romance, and Before Sunset was the story of the rekindling of that same romance, and Before Midnight is the story of that loves maturation and all the difficulties that come with it. Toussaint Egan returns as Celine and Jesse, the once-star-crossed couple who met on a train to Vienna in 1994.

Before Midnight is set to leave Criterion Channel on July 31.

The Birdcage

The classic John Nichols play La Cage aux Folles is a funny twist on how two wildly different families have to get along when their children get engaged in romantic comedy. Nathan Lane, Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, and Dianne Wiest are all funny in this burst of cultural conflict and the moral panic of American conservatism.

Maddy Myers has included Polygons in our list of the best LGBTQ comedy you can watch at home:

Nathan Lane is hard to imagine as unconfident about anything in his life, especially when it comes to his melodramatic, funny portrayal of starina in The Birdcage, which was released in 1996, but he was still in the closet at the time. The Birdcage is a film about two gay dads who were normal, and at the time, that felt radical.

To summarize a bird (although one that is typically not found in a cage): It's a complete hoot. PV

The Birdcage will be released on HBO Max on July 31.

Boyka: Undisputed

Walter Hill (The Warriors) released Undisputed, a prison boxing drama starring Wesley Snipes and Ving Rhames, four years later, direct-to-video action legend Isaac Florentine took the series in a different direction with Undisputed II: Last Man Standing, featuring martial artists Michael Jai White and Scott Adkins and changing the fighting style from boxing to mixed martial arts.

After that fantastic sequel, a surprising thing happened: the Adkins Boyka character, who played the antagonist in Last Man Standing, became a smash hit and took over the series. Undisputed III: Redemption was the first of two excellent films to focus on Boyka, with the latter (Boyka: Undisputed) leaving Netflix at the end of the month.

While it is beneficial to have seen previous Boyka films in the series, it isn't necessary. Just know Yuri Boyka is the world's most powerful fighter, and he has very conflicting opinions about his previous regime. In this one, he accidentally kills a fighter in the ring and dedicates his life to helping the fighter's widow. Adkins gives a superb leading performance, and as usual, the fight scenes are spectacular.

Boyka: Undisputed is coming to Netflix on August 1st.

Burn After Reading

The Coen brothers' films are remarkably reflective of the places they are set in: Fargo, No Country for Old Men, Raising Arizona... Even their less well-known films, like The Ladykillers, are firmly rooted in their surroundings.

Burn After Reading is a stunningly good attempt at being a quintessential Washington, D.C., conspiracy thriller in a ruthless dark comedy with a solid cast. PV

Burn After Reading is on Hulu until July 31.


Collateral, a slick neo-noir film starring Michael Mann, is set on the streets of Los Angeles at night. When Jamie Foxx picks up a brutal contract killer (Cruise), his night takes a turn for the unexpected. Mann's crisp camera work combined with the open streets of Los Angeles make this a very different kind of buddy road trip film.

HBO Max will be left on July 31.

Devil in a Blue Dress

Carl Franklin's take on Walter Mosley's excellent novel has it all: steamy noir Denzel, Don Cheadle in a you have to see it to believe it role, and all the necessary pieces for a great LA detective film. It's a shame we didn't get to see many more Mosley adaptations with Denzel as Easy Rawlins.

HBO's Devil in a Blue Dress will end its run on July 31.

The John Wick movies

The Keanu Reeves-led revenge thriller series was a shock hit when the first film was released in 2014, and has made a significant impact on action cinema since. Chad Stahelski, who plays Mark Dacascos in the Wick franchise, gives a lot of credit to the new fourth installment, which features Reeves fighting Donnie Yen with both a rifle and a sword.

The John Wick films will be released on July 31.

Magic Mike XXL

Magic Mike is an even more rapturously joyful film than the first, highlighting pleasure in its many forms. A few scenes: Joe Manganiello goes all out in a minimal dancing to I Want It That Way. No notes.

Magic Mike XXL will leave HBO Max on July 31.


Heres to the Basics of Speed, a film that is meticulously crafted for maximum entertainment; a simple premise that will hook you from the start; a charmingly evil script by future TV showrunner Graham Yost (Justified).

Speed will be released on July 31.


What if Christopher Nolan wrote the script for a Call of Duty game and made it into a film, and honestly, there is no better way to put it into words?

In Nolan's palindromically titled sci-fi thriller, John David Washington (BlacKkKlansman) plays a CIA operative, codenamed The Protagonist, who is recruited by a counterterrorism unit known as Tenet to stop a renegade Russian oligarch from inciting World War III using technology that is at odds with not only the present world, but also the past and future.

Does that sound familiar? It is, but that is neither the goal nor the focus of the film's appeal. These are some of the most incredible set-pieces and fight scenes Nolan has ever filmed.

Tenet will leave HBO Max on July 31.

The Parallax View

Warren Beatty plays an investigative journalist who uncovers a vast political organization that commits assassinations, a 1970s conspiracy thriller that was a popular movie. PV

The Parallax View will be released on Prime Video and the Criterion Channel on July 31.

Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story

Dewey Cox is my personal favorite musician biopic, which includes fantastic gags and insightful criticism of well-known tropes.

The Dewey Cox Story on Hulu is coming to an end on July 31.

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