Is XO, Kitty a movie or series?

XO, Kitty. Gia Kim as Yuri in episode 101 of XO, Kitty. Cr. Courtesy of Netflix © 2023
XO, Kitty. Gia Kim as Yuri in episode 101 of XO, Kitty. Cr. Courtesy of Netflix © 2023 /

If you’ve been looking for more teen content to watch, Netflix has just what you need. On May 18, the streamer dropped XO, Kitty, and tons of people are watching and talking about it. So if you’re a fan of the Netflix movies and shows Do RevengeThe Kissing BoothNever Have I EverHeartbreak High and On My BlockXO, Kitty should definitely be added to your watchlist.

It’s a spin-off to one of Netflix’s most popular film trilogies, To All the Boys. It stars Anna Cathcart as the outspoken and easygoing Kitty Song Covey. Kitty is 16 years old and desperately wants to reunite with her long-distance boyfriend, Dae (Choi Min-young). So, she leaves her home in Portland, Oregon, to move halfway across the world to Seoul, South Korea, and attend the same school as him.

The school is called KISS, the Korean International School of Seoul, and Kitty’s late mother attended the institution when she was her age. While staying in South Korea, Kitty hopes to not only reconnect with Dae but also learn more about her mother’s life.

If you’re looking forward to watching XO, Kitty, you probably want to know what you’re signing up for. Is it a 1 to 2-hour movie that you can finish quickly, or is it a series consisting of many episodes? Find out below.

Is XO, Kitty a movie or series?

XO, Kitty is a Netflix original series. You might’ve thought it was a movie since it’s a spin-off of the To All the Boys films, but it’s not. Instead, it’s a teen series consisting of 10 episodes in its first season. But don’t go thinking it’ll take a long time to watch the first season because of the episode count. Each episode is less than 35 minutes long, so you can easily watch it in one sitting if you wanted to.

XO, Kitty season 1 episode titles and runtimes

Here are the titles and runtimes of each episode of the first season:

  • Episode 1: “XO” (26 minutes)
  • Episode 2: “WTF” (24 minutes)
  • Episode 3: “KISS” (30 minutes)
  • Episode 4: “TGIF” (24 minutes)
  • Episode 5: “TBH” (30 minutes)
  • Episode 6: “BYOB” (29 minutes)
  • Episode 7: “TIL” (28 minutes)
  • Episode 8: “LFG” (29 minutes)
  • Episode 9: “SNAFU” (34 minutes)
  • Episode 10: “OTP” (29 minutes)

The combined runtimes add up to a total of 283 minutes, which means the first season is 4 hours and 43 minutes long.

Take a look at the exciting official trailer for a sneak peek of the teen series!

XO, Kitty season 1 is streaming now on Netflix.

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