As October comes calling, streaming providers Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu will introduce some new, spooky content to help viewers get in the mood for Halloween.

Netflix will kick off the month of haunts and horrors by bringing in television shows and films like Season 2 of “Stranger Things,” Season 1 of “The Mist,” “Cult of Chucky,” and “Raw.” Viewers who aren’t fans of horror needn’t be afraid, and can look forward to offerings like “Blood Diamond,” “Hateful Eight,” and “Meet the Robinsons.”

Amazon is bringing even more frightful treats this month with content like “Blair Witch,” “Pet Sematary,” “Texas Chainsaw Massacre II,” and “American Horror Story” Season 6. Audiences who prefer scare-free options can dig into “Fargo,” “Jack Reacher: Never Go Back,” and “Escape From L.A.”

Rounding out the list, Hulu will have “The Amityville Horror,” the original “Carrie,” and “Poltergeist II” and “Poltergeist III” available to stream. Other digital goodies include “Snatch,” “Kill Bill” volumes one and two, and Season 7 of “Adventure Time.”


The Hateful Eight

Oct. 1

88 Minutes
A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song
Before Midnight
Blood Diamond
Boogie Nights
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Cleverman, season 2
Death Sentence
Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood
Eagle vs. Shark
Eyes Wide Shut
Generation Iron 2
Ghost Patrol
I Love You, Man
Ice Guardians
Lockup: Disturbing the Peace, collection 1
Made of Honor
Miss Congeniality
Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous
Must Love Dogs
Never Let Me Go
No Reservations
PJ Masks, season 1
Set Up
The Reaping
Tokyo Idols
Tommy Boy

Oct. 2 to Oct. 12

Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown
Sleeping with Other People
13 Demons
Rodney Carrington: Here Comes The Truth
Cult of Chucky
The Survivalist
Bonus Family (Bonusfamiljen), season 1
Schitt’s Creek, Season 3
The Fosters, Season 5
ID-0, Season 1
Skylanders Academy, Season 2
Suburra, Season 1
The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson
Word Party, Season 3
Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life
Middle Man
Christina P: Mother Inferior
The Skyjacker’s Tale
Donnie Darko
Fe de etarras

Oct. 13 to Oct. 19

El Especial de Alex Fernández, el Especial
Kingdom of Us
Mindhunter, season 1
Super Monsters, season 1
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
The Babysitter
The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)
Voltron: Legendary Defender, season 4
Belief: The Possession of Janet Moses
LEGO: City, season 1
She Makes Comics
West Coast Customs, season 6
Patton Oswalt: Annihilation
Slasher: Guilty Party
Wedding Unplanned

Oct. 20 to Oct. 26

Haters Back Off, season 2
One of Us
Smurfs: The Lost Village
The Day I Met El Chapo: The Kate del Castillo Story
Meet the Robinsons
While We’re Young
Wanted, seasons 1–2
The Mist, season 1
The Hateful Eight
The Final Master
La Querida del Centauro, season 2
Strange Weather

Oct. 27 to Oct. 31

Stranger Things, season 2
Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold
Pup Star: Better 2Gether
Judah Friedlander: America Is The Greatest Country In The United States
Zumbo’s Just Desserts, season 1


Pet Sematary

Oct. 1

Abandoned Mine
Apartment 1303
Bunker of the Dead
Escape From L.A.
Ghost World
Ghoulies II
I Believe in Unicorns
Invasion of the Body Snatchers
Jug Face
Margot at the Wedding
Pet Sematary
Pet Sematary Two
Queens and Cowboys
Snake Eyes
Texas Chainsaw Massacre II
The Machinist
The Whistleblower

Oct. 2 to Oct. 14

Beauty and the Baker, season 1
Song to Song
American Horror Story, season 6
Blood Hunters
Save My Seoul
The Americans, season 5
The Fashion Hero, season 1
Blair Witch
Megan Leavey
Inside Edge, season 1
City of Ghosts
Lore, season 1
Sigmund and the Sea Monster, season 1
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

Oct. 15 to Oct. 29

The Other Dream Team
The Whole Truth
Fight for Space
Red Oaks, season 3
The Wall
Awaken the Shadowman
The Liberators


Midnight in Paris

Oct. 1

Smallville: Complete Seasons 1-10
Air Force One
The Amityville Horror
The Amityville Horror
And God Created Woman
Bad Ass
Bad Ass 2: Bad Asses
The Blood Oranges
Blue Steel
Blue Velvet
The Boston Strangler
Bowling for Columbine
Brief Interviews with Hideous Men
Candyman 3: Day of the Dead
Cool It
Curse of the Pink Panther
Dead Men Can’t Dance
The Descent
Deep Impact
Diminished Capacity
The Dogs of War
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex
The Falcon and the Snowman
A Feast at Midnight
Felicia’s Journey
F/X 2
The Gambler
The Gift
The Godson
Groundhog Day
Hollywood Homicide
Home of the Brave
Hoop Dreams
How to Survive a Plague
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2
I am David
The Illusionist
Island in the Sky
Kill Bill: Volume 1
Kill Bill: Volume 2
Kill List
Last Night
The Last Waltz
Legend of Kung Fu Rabbit
Little Ninjas
Lost and Delirious
Love and Death
Malibu Beach
Malibu High
Married to the Mob
Midnight in Paris
A Midsummer Night’s Sex Comedy
Mission Park
Murder of Crows
National Lampoon Presents Cattle Call
National Lampoon’s Dirty Movie
National Lampoon’s Dorm Daze 2: College
National Lampoon’s Van Wilder – The Rise of Taj
Nick of Time
North Dallas Forty
The Original Kings of Comedy
The Patriot
The Pink Panther Strikes Again
The Pink Panther
The Pink Panther
Polter geist II: The Other Side
Poltergeist III
The Presidio
The Prowler
Quigley down Under
Revenge of the Pink Panther
Rodger Dodger
Room 237
School for Scoundrels
A Shot in the Dark
Sleepaway Camp 2: Unhappy Campers
Sleepaway Camp 3: Teenage Wasteland
Sleepy Hollow
The Snowtown Murders
Son of the Pink Panther
Spanish Judges
Spoonful of Sex
Stage Beauty
Stand Off (AKA Prairie Fire)
State Property 2
Strip Club Slayer
The Stoned Age
Stranger in the House
Stuart Saves His Family
The Blair Witch Project
The US vs. John Lennon
Thirteen Days
Throw Momma from the Train
Trail of the Pink Panther
Troll 2
True Colors
Under Fire
The Warriors
Whore 2
Zombie Nation

Oct. 2

Saturday Night Live: Season 42 Premiere

Oct. 3

America’s Funniest Home Videos: Season 27 Premiere

Oct. 4

The Mindy Project: Season 5 Premiere
American Horror Story: Complete Season 5
Conviction: Series Premiere
Timeless: Series Premiere

Oct. 5

Velvet: Series Premiere

Oct. 6

Clash of the Corps: Series Premiere

Oct. 7

City of Gold

Oct. 8

Uproarious: Series Premiere
45 Years
Martin Lawrence Doin’ Time: Uncut

Oct. 10

Freakish: Series Premiere

Oct. 11

Please Like Me: Complete Season 3
Knife Fight

Oct. 12

American Housewife: Series Premiere
Chicago Fire: Season 5 Premiere
Fresh Off the Boat: Season 3 Premiere
The Middle: Season 8 Premiere
The Real O’Neals: Season 2 Premiere
Tyler Perry’s Daddy’s Little Girls

Oct. 14

Venus in Fur
Witching & Bitching

Oct. 15

Safari Brother: Series Premiere
The Funhouse Massacre
Varsity Blues

Oct. 16

Alpha Dog

Oct. 18

How to Build a Better Boy

The Suite Life

Twitches, Too

T’was the Night

Halloween High

Return to Halloweentown

Oct. 19

Chance: Series Premiere

Adventure Time: Complete Season 7

StarTalk with Neil DeGrasse Tyson: Season 3 Premiere

Years of Living Dangerously: Series Premiere

Oct. 20

The Librarians: Complete Season 2

Oct. 21


Oct. 22


Oct. 23

Gringo: The Dangerous Life of John McAfee
Shine a Light

Oct. 25

A Brilliant Young Mind

Oct. 28

X-Rated 2: The Greatest Adult Stars of All Time