What's leaving Netflix and Crave in September: Last chance to watch 'Steel Magnolias,' 'The Dark Knight'

From romantic dramedies like 'Spanglish' to Oscar-winning films like 'Chicago,' these are the TV shows and movies being removed from the streaming sites

What's leaving Netflix and Crave in September: Last chance to watch 'Steel Magnolias,' 'The Dark Knight' (Getty Images)
What's leaving Netflix and Crave in September: Last chance to watch 'Steel Magnolias,' 'The Dark Knight' (Getty Images)

While the ongoing SAG-AFTRA and WGA strikes are impacting new TV shows and movies, some fan-favourites from the past are being removed from streaming sites in Canada, particularly Netflix and Crave.

Fans of a good romantic dramedy will want to take note that there are only a few days left to watch a couple notable ones on Netflix.

Specifically, Spanglish with Adam Sandler, Téa Leoni the late Cloris Leachman will be leaving the streaming site. In addition to Steel Magnolias with an all-star cast that includes Shirley MacLaine, Olympia Dukakis, Sally Field, Julia Roberts and Dolly Parton.

Another Roberts-leading movie, 1998's Stepmom where the actor starred alongside Susan Sarandon, is being removed from Netflix at the beginning of September.

Two Tyler Perry movies, Tyler Perry’s Madea Witness Protection and Tyler Perry’s Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor, will also no longer be available on Netflix next month.

For Batman fans, Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises are both being removed from Crave at the end of September, both starring Christian Bale.

Wes Anderson's The French Dispatch will also be removed from the site next month, along with Oscar-winning films Lost in Translation (directed by Sofia Coppola, starring Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson), and Rob Marshall's Chicago, starring Renée Zellweger and Catherine Zeta-Jones.

For manga fans, the iconic Sailor Moon series is also leaving Crave in September.

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Full list of movies, TV shows leaving Netflix Canada in September:

Sept. 1

  • Michael: Tuesdays and Thursdays

  • Show Dogs

Sept. 2

  • Anjaam

  • Baby Mama

  • Doing Hard Time

  • Moving Art

  • Age of Rebellion

  • Alias JJ, La Celebridad Del Mal

  • Angel of Death

  • Belly

  • Blue Exorcist

  • Blue Thunder

  • Bugsy

  • Cleveland Abduction

  • Erased

  • Fate/Grand Order – First Order

  • Garbage

  • Godzilla

  • Hachi: A Dog’s Tale

  • I Am Legend

  • InuYasha the Movie 2: The Castle Beyond the Looking Glass

  • InuYasha the Movie 3: Swords of an Honorable Ruler

  • InuYasha the Movie 4: Fire on the Mystic Island

  • InuYasha the Movie: Affections of Touching Across Time

  • The Karate Kid (2010)

  • Life

  • Luv Kushh

  • Mom

  • Once Again

  • Panic Room

  • The Promised Neverland

  • Public Enemies

  • Shikara

  • Sisters

  • Spanglish

  • Steel Magnolias

  • Stepmom

  • Tyler Perry’s Madea Witness Protection

  • Tyler Perry’s Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor

Sept. 3

  • Space Jam: A New Legacy

  • Venom

  • Where’d You Go, Bernadette?

Sept. 5

  • American Pastoral

  • The Dressmaker

  • The Family

  • Marley

  • Night of Knots

  • No Other Woman

  • The Road

  • Safe Haven

  • Seeking a Friend for the End of the World

  • The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run

  • You’re My Boss

Sept. 7

  • A Million Little Pieces

Sept. 12

  • Taboo

Sept. 15

  • Trauma

  • Let’s Get Physical

Sept. 16

  • VeggieTales in the City

Sept. 17

  • The Smart Money Woman

Sept. 18

  • Tayo and Little Wizards

Full list of movies, TV shows leaving Crave in September:

Sept. 2

  • Bitchin': The Sounds and Fury of Rick James

  • Homegrown Comics

  • I'm Not An India

Sept. 8

  • Antlers

  • The French Dispatch

  • The Night House

Sept. 9

  • Detainee 001

  • The Last Duel

  • Star Trek: Strange New Worlds

Sept. 10

  • You Are Here: A Come From Away Story

Sept. 11

  • American Rust

Sept. 12

  • Back To Life

  • The Purge: Anarchy

Sept. 14

  • Night Raiders

Sept. 15

  • I Am Richard Pryor

Sept. 17

  • The King's Man

  • Sailor Moon

Sept. 19

  • Three Days of Terror: The Charlie Hebdo Attack

Sept. 23

  • The Drop

Sept. 24

  • Return of the Taliban: A Vice Special Report

Sept. 30

  • 13 Minutes

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

  • A Stork's Journey

  • The Book of Life

  • Chicago

  • The Dark Knight

  • The Dark Knight Rises

  • Donnie Darko

  • The Forever Purge

  • Jennifer's Body

  • Just Friends

  • Liar Liar

  • Lost in Translation

  • My Best Friend's Girl

  • Odd Squad

  • Poltergeist

  • Ride Along 2

  • Running with the Devil

  • See For Me

  • Shark Tale

  • Suffragette

  • Sunny Bunnies

  • The Visit