The final 8 episodes of Breaking Bad start on AMC on August 11th, and it looks like Netflix wants to give you a little over a week to review the first half of season 5 before the end begins.
An eagle-eyed redditor spotted the streaming launch date of August 2nd (this Friday) for season 5A – on Breaking Bad’s Netflix DVD page. Here’s a screenshot for those of who without DVD plans:
Netflix isn’t really advertising this premiere date yet, even though it’s fast approaching. It’s not like it’s a secret, though – Netflix didn’t hide it. It’s just pretty hard to find.
Remember, if you live in the U.K., all new episodes of Breaking Bad‘s season 5B will stream exactly one day after they air in the U.S. – that means that season 5, episode 9 will appear for Netflix U.K. users on August 12th.
I’m so excited for the premiere that I simply cannot contain myself. I’d gladly fast-forward life for the next two weeks if I could. I know that’s sad, but I truly don’t give a damn. AMC just released a chill-inducing new trailer that features the famous poem “Ozymandias.” You should watch it: