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What We're Most Excited For In 2015

Updated on January 4, 2015
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Netflix Releases

Netflix is starting off the new year right with some new shows and movies! Here are some popular ones:

Jan. 1st

  • Friends
  • Wayne's World 2
  • Bruce Almighty
  • Mean Girls
  • Bad Boys 2
  • 101 Dalmations
  • Fort Bliss
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
  • Batman & Robin
  • Jeepers Creepers 2
  • Shall We Dance?

Jan. 8th

  • Frank
  • Psych Season 8

Jan 13th

  • Being Human Season 4

Jan 15th

  • Wolfblood Season 3

Jan 16th

  • The Adventures of Puss in Boots: Season 1
  • The Fall Season 2

Jan 28th

  • Beauty & The Beast Season 2
  • Chef

More releases later on in the year:


  • House of Cards


  • Bloodline


  • Orange Is The New Black

Other releases without a date:

  • Daredevil (starring Charlie Cox)
  • F is for Family (based on the standup of Bill Burr)
  • Sense 8 (starring Naveen Andrews, Daryl Hannah)
  • Between (starring Jenette McCurdy)
  • A.K.A. Jessica Jones (starring Krysten Ritter)

The Walking Dead's Andrew Lincoln and Norman Reedus.
The Walking Dead's Andrew Lincoln and Norman Reedus.

Shows Returning This Year

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Jan Continued  
American Horror Story
The Blacklist
Once Upon A Time
Game of Thrones
Wayward Pines
Downtown Abbey
American Idol
Fresh Off The Boat
Secrets and Lies
Bob's Burgers
Last Man On Earth
Family Guy
The Walking Dead
Battle Creek
Orphan Black
Celebrity Apprentice
Better Call Saul
The Following
Comedy Bang! Bang!
The Odd Couple
Hell's Kitchen
Sleepy Hollow
Marvels's Agents of SHIELD
Pretty Little Liars
American Crime
Switched At Birth
House of Lies
The Amazing Race
The Late Late Show with James Corden
Cougar Town
Parks of Recreation
One Big Happy
New Girl
It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia
About A Boy
The Fosters
The Americans
Chasing Life
Grey's Anatomy
How To Get Away With Murder
Eye Candy
David Letterman on "The Late Show with David Letterman."
David Letterman on "The Late Show with David Letterman."

Shows On It's Final Season

The following list are shows that are ending/recently cancelled. There are some listed that are also written in the table above; this just means their final season is airing in 2015.

  • A - Z
  • Anger Management
  • Bad Judge
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • The Colbert Report
  • Cougar Town
  • The Game
  • Glee
  • Gracepoint
  • Hemlock Grove
  • Hot in Cleveland
  • Justified
  • Kroll Sholl
  • The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
  • Late Show with David Letterman
  • Mad Men
  • Manhatten Love Story
  • The Mentalist
  • The Millers
  • Nurse Jackie
  • Parenthood
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Perception
  • See Dad Run
  • Selfie
  • Strike Back
  • Two And A Half Men
  • Utopia
  • Whitecollar

Exciting Movies

There are over 1,000 movies coming out in 2015, so here are just a handful!

Insurgent (starring Shailene Woodly)

True Story (starring James Franco, Jonas Hill)

Star Wars Episode VII - The Force Awakens (starring Harrison Ford)

Get Hard (starring Will Ferell, Kevin Hart)

Focus (starring Will Smith)

In The Heart Of The Sea (starring Chris Hemsworth)

Fifty Shades of Grey (starring Dakota Johnson)

Taken 3 (starring Liam Neeson)

Cinderella (starring Lily James)

Jupiter Ascending (starring Mila Kunis)

Mad Max: Fury Road (starring Tom Hardy)

Furious 7 (starring Vin Diesel)

Terminator Genisys (starring Arnold Schwarzenegger)

Jurassic World (starring Chris Pratt)

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (starring Daniel O'Brien)

Blackhat (starring Chris Hemsworth)

Pixels (starring Adam Sandler)

Mortdecai (starring Johnny Depp)

Pan (starring Hugh Jackman)

Pitch Perfect 2 (starring Anna Kendrick)

San Andreas (starring Dwayne Johnson)

Inside Out (starring Amy Poehler)

Tomorrowland (starring George Clooney)

The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out Of Water (starring Antonio Banderas)

The Fantastic Four (starring Michael Jordan)

Th Wedding Ringer (starring Kelly Cuoco)

The Boy Next Door (starring Jennifer Lopez)

Woman in Gold (starring Ryan Reynolds)

The Hunger Games - Mockingjay Part 2 (starring Jennifer Lawrence)

Minions (starring Sandra Bullock)

Chappie (starring Hugh Jackman)

Knight of Cups (starring Christian Bale)

Vice (starring Bruce Willis)

Wild Card (starring Jason Statham)

Ted 2 (starring Mark Wahlberg)

The Hateful Eight (starring Channing Tatum)

The Jungle Book (starring Scarlett Johansson)

Home (starring Jim Parsons, Rihanna)

Magic Mike XXL (starring Channing Tatum)

The Avengers: Age of Ultron (starring Robert Downey Jr.)

I Am Michael (starring James Franco, Emma Roberts)

Joy (starring Jennifer Lawrence)

Nailed (Jessica Biel)

A Sea of Trees (starring Matthew McConaughey)

The Last Witch Hunter (starring Vin Diesel, Elijah Wood)

The Little Prince (starring James Franco)

Star Wars VII Preview

Star Wars VII

Star Wars Episode VII will take place after the events of Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi, continuing the adventures of Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and Leia Organa. This new Star Wars sequel will pick up many years after we last saw these characters, though just exactly how long after remains to be seen. R2D2 and C3PO are also confirmed to be in the cast.

Jurassic World Preview

Jurassic Park

Steven Spielberg returns to executive produce the long-awaited next installment of his groundbreaking Jurassic Park series, Jurassic World. Colin Trevorrow directs the epic action-adventure from a screenplay he wrote with Derek Connolly. Frank Marshall and Pat Crowley join the team as fellow producers.

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Dying Light
Dying Light
Halo 5
Halo 5
Homefront: The Revolution
Homefront: The Revolution
Metal Gear
Metal Gear
Mortal Kombat X
Mortal Kombat X
Rise of the Tomb Raider
Rise of the Tomb Raider
Star Wars Battlefront
Star Wars Battlefront
The Order 1886
The Order 1886
The Witcher 3
The Witcher 3
Tom Clany's: The Division
Tom Clany's: The Division
A Thief's End
A Thief's End
The Legend of Zelda
The Legend of Zelda
Dead Island 2
Dead Island 2
Let it Die
Let it Die
Metal Gear
Metal Gear

25 Anticipating Video Games Coming Out This Year

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Xbox 1  
Xbox 360  
Wii U  
Rainbow Six: Seige
Batman: Arkham Knight
Mario Maker
Everyone's Gone to Rapture
Xenoblade Chronicles X
Let it Die
Quantum Break
Dead island 2
Dying Light
Rise of the Tomb Raider
Star Wars Battlefront
Homefront: The Revolution
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Halo 5: Guardians
Tom Clany's: The Division
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
The Legend of Zelda
The Order 1886
Metal Gear Solid V
Mortal Kombat X

Clearly, most of the information on here is more towards the beginning of 2015 than later on. Understandably, movie, game, and TV producers are only able to give us so much detail. It is still in the dawn of the year to know too much now, but obviously as the year goes on, more will be unraveled! At least we have a start on what there is to look forward too this year!

So, remember the dates everything is coming out, research what isn't written above, and save that money to go see those movies and to buy those games!

What Are You Most Excited For?

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    • billybuc profile image

      Bill Holland 2 years ago from Olympia, WA

      We hardly watch tv....a few favorites...just got hooked on Silicon Valley...and I am excited about the new Jurassic Park. :) Thanks for the heads up, and good luck convincing your husband to adopt.