When Calls the Heart fans can rejoice as Season 5 is finally available on Netflix. For some time, those Hearties unable to fork out for additional channels complained about the delay on Netflix. They felt that the streaming TV site should bring it to fans of the Hallmark show. Complaints on social media hit a new high when the premiere date of Season 6 arrived. However, Erin Krakow notified followers via her Instagram that Netflix carries Season 5 as from December 31.
‘When Calls the Heart’ Season 5 on Netflix in the USA
Hearties took to their Netflix straight away to start watching the series. However, for those in places like Germany and Argentina, Season 5 remains elusive. WCTH Season 5 seems available only in the USA at this time. As most fans of When Calls the Heart know, Season 5 saw the death of Mountie Jack Thronton (Daniel Lissing). Hallmark’s Christmas Special, The Greatest Christmas Blessing, picked up after the death of Jack when Elizabeth Thatcher (Erin Krakow), gave birth to their son.
Even though Hearties knew that Jack died and that a new baby came with new beginnings, they still found it hard to watch Season 5. Feedback from the Netflix viewers talked about streams of tears. Happy to watch, they nevertheless experienced the same heartbreak other When Calls The Heart followers felt before. It’s one thing to know Jack died, and another to actually watch the heartbreaking series.
‘WCTH’ fans discuss their feelings about Season 5
Netflix streamers, delighted with the When Calls The Heart season’s availability took to Instagram to discuss their feelings of this season of WCTH. Here’s what some of them had to say about it:
- @chellyhodge: “Thank goodness!! I feel like I’ve been waiting forever!”
- @amylynnlifestyle: “Aww yay!!! I fell behind! Saying goodbye to the rest of my day.”
- @brittanypennel: “Of course it’s on Netflix now AFTER my husband bought me season five on amazon! 😂😂 Either way, I’m hooked! Next time I’ll wait a few weeks for season 6 to come on Netflix!”
- @adarlindixie: “Thank Goodness! Facebook is filled with spoilers but that’s ok. So excited! Starting from episode one!”
Many ex-hearties though, decided not to watch it at all. For so many of them, the death of Jack broke the series for them. Addictive as it may be, When Calls the Heart without Jack, just seems unthinkable.
Season 5’s arrival came as a blow to some Hearties
Thrilled to hear the news about Netflix bringing Season 5 first elated Hearties and then came the blow. For so many of them, the season still failed to arrive. The followers of When Calls the Heart from the following countries noted that the series failed to make it to their local Netflix channel yet:
- Latin America,
- The Netherlands,
- South Africa,
- Sweden, and more.
Nevertheless, no doubt, in time, Netflix will bring season 5 of When Calls the Heart to those countries. What do you think about Season 5’s availability in the USA? Were you waiting for it to arrive on Netflix? Season 6 premieres in February 2019, so you still have time to binge the season before then, if you live in the USA.
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