It’s October 1st and streaming services are rolling out every horror movie they can get their hands on to make the most of the spookiest month of the year, and Hulu is definitely all in with their second annual Huluween celebration.
Boasting 800 films and 5000 episodes of new and classic TV series, Huluween has something for everyone including personalized recommendation for consumers throughout the month of October along with world premieres and exciting new seasons of Hulu original series Light as a Feather, Castle Rock, and Into the Dark to name just a few.
In addition, the service is hosting its second annual Huluween Film Fest on YouTube and the streaming service’s social channels which will feature seven short films curated together with the Sundance Film Institute.
The filmmaker whose film receives the highest engagement on Hulu and YouTube will win $50,000 toward the creation of a feature film. Those films–Hidden Mother, Ride, Swiped to Death, Flagged, Undo, The Dunes, and The Ripper–are set to debut today, October 1st.
You can find Huluween under its own heading on the streaming service now with tons of movies and TV series ready to go and check out some of the highlighted premiere dates below!
Key Huluween Premiere Dates
Into the Dark begins its second season with Uncanny Annie which follows a group of college students who get trapped in a mysterious board game that brings their darkest secrets and fears to life, where they must play to escape… and win to survive.
Season two of Light as a Feather continues with a new episode on October 4th as well. The group of friends think they’ve put the game behind them, but the game may just have other plans in store.
Little Monsters, the Australian horror-comedy starring Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o alongside Josh Gad and Alexander England will debut on the streaming service and centers on a school teacher, chaperones, and a class full of youngsters whose field trip becomes a nightmare when they find themselves in the middle of a zombie outbreak.
Look for the premiere of Wounds on October 18th. The film, which played at both Sundance and Cannes this year, stars Armie Hammer, Zazie Beets, and Dakota Johnson and tells the story of a bartender who finds himself in the middle of a terrifying mystery after he picks up a phone left behind at his bar.
Season two of Castle Rock premieres on Hulu taking us back to the mysterious town created by horror master Stephen King. The new season finds everyone’s favorite psychopathic nurse, Annie Wilkes (Lizzy Caplan), in the storied town as an ongoing feud between two families comes to a head.
Zomboat! an import series from iTV, will premiere on the streaming service and centers on a pair of sisters who take to the waters on an old school canal boat in an attempt to escape the zombie apocalypse.