Netflix API Developer Blog

Public API Update

Starting today, we will no longer provide expiration dates for any of our titles in the public API.  We will continue to publish the field to the REST API and the catalog index file to minimize the likelihood of breaking applications that use it, although all titles will now have "1/1/2100" as the date value.

We are making this change because the expiration date can be inaccurate as a result of frequent, often last minute, changes in content flow.

Netflix members will still be able to see the listed title expirations on Netflix.com on each individual title page.

- Daniel Jacobson