What to Watch Now on Hulu

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The best recent additions to Hulu

The following recently added Hulu titles received a Metascore of 61 or higher (or are much older "classics" that do not have a Metascore). Mediocre and poorly reviewed releases are omitted; this is just the good stuff added within the past few months. Releases are ordered by date added to Hulu (newest first).

Movies

Score/Title Added Stream
Smoke Signals Dec 15 Watch
Drama/Comedy, 1998
Nico, 1988 Dec 13 Watch
Drama/Music, 2018
Shelley Dec 13 Watch
Drama/Horror, 2016
Tangerine Metacritic Must-See Dec 2 Watch
Drama/Comedy, 2015
Apollo 13 Dec 1 Watch
Drama, 1995
The Black Stallion Dec 1 Watch
Drama, 1979
Blue Jasmine Dec 1 Watch
Drama/Comedy, 2013
Blue Velvet Dec 1 Watch
Drama/Thriller, 1986
The Exorcist Metacritic Must-See Dec 1 Watch
Horror, 1973
A Fish Called Wanda Dec 1 Watch
Comedy, 1988
A Fistful of Dollars Dec 1 Watch
Western, 1967
Gangs of New York Dec 1 Watch
Drama, 2002
Little Miss Sunshine Dec 1 Watch
Drama/Comedy, 2006
Lord of War Dec 1 Watch
Drama/Thriller, 2005
Mansfield Park Dec 1 Watch
Drama/Rom-com, 1999
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! Dec 1 Watch
Comedy, 1988
The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear Dec 1 Watch
Comedy, 1991
Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist Dec 1 Watch
Drama/Rom-com, 2008
Requiem for a Dream Dec 1 Watch
Drama, 2000
The Shawshank Redemption Dec 1 Watch
Drama, 1994
Sideways Metacritic Must-See Dec 1 Watch
Comedy, 2004
Spy Game Dec 1 Watch
Action/Thriller, 2001
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Metacritic Must-See Dec 1 Watch
Musical/Horror, 2007
Ulee's Gold Dec 1 Watch
Drama, 1997
Best of Enemies Nov 25 Watch
Documentary, 2015
Downsizing Nov 24 Watch
Comedy/Sci-fi, 2017
Sorry to Bother You Metacritic Must-See Nov 21 Watch
Comedy, 2018
Pieces of April Nov 19 Watch
Drama/Comedy, 2003
Hero Metacritic Must-See Nov 18 Watch
Foreign/Action, 2002
Cartel Land Nov 15 Watch
Documentary, 2015
Killer Bees Nov 13 Watch
Documentary, 2018
The Wolfpack Nov 12 Watch
Documentary, 2015
Monster's Ball Nov 11 Watch
Drama, 2001
Under the Tree Nov 8 Watch
Foreign/Drama/Comedy, 2018
Europa Report Nov 7 Watch
Sci-fi/Thriller, 2013
Kick-Ass Nov 3 Watch
Action/Thriller
Wonder Nov 2 Watch
Drama, 2017
28 Days Later Nov 1 Watch
Action/Horror/Thriller, 2003
The Accused Nov 1 Watch
Drama, 1988
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert Nov 1 Watch
Comedy/Drama, 1994
Alice Nov 1 Watch
Comedy, 1990
Amélie Nov 1 Watch
Foreign/Rom-com, 2001
The Big Lebowski Nov 1 Watch
Comedy, 1998
The Birdcage Nov 1 Watch
Comedy, 1996
Dr. No Nov 1 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1963
Duck, You Sucker (aka A Fistful of Dynamite) Nov 1 Watch
Western, 1972
eXistenZ Nov 1 Watch
Horror/Thriller/Sci-fi, 1999
The Faculty Nov 1 Watch
Thriller/Sci-fi/Horror, 1998
From Russia With Love Nov 1 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1964
Gloria Metacritic Must-See Nov 1 Watch
Foreign/Drama, 2014
GoldenEye Nov 1 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1995
Goldfinger Nov 1 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1965
Happy Christmas Nov 1 Watch
Drama/Comedy, 2014
Hoosiers Nov 1 Watch
Drama/Sports, 1986
The Interpreter Nov 1 Watch
Drama/Thriller, 2005
Italian for Beginners Nov 1 Watch
Drama/Rom-com, 2002
Leaving Las Vegas Metacritic Must-See Nov 1 Watch
Drama, 1995
Little Man Tate Nov 1 Watch
Drama, 1991
Little Odessa Nov 1 Watch
Drama, 1995
Lord of War Nov 1 Watch
Drama/Thriller, 2005
Made Nov 1 Watch
Drama/Comedy, 2001
Map of the Human Heart Nov 1 Watch
Drama, 1993
Moonraker Nov 1 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1979
Never Say Never Again Nov 1 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1983
Ocean's Eleven Nov 1 Watch
Comedy/Thriller, 2001
Ocean's Thirteen Nov 1 Watch
Comedy/Thriller, 2007
On Her Majesty’s Secret Service Nov 1 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1969
Pleasantville Nov 1 Watch
Drama/Fantasy/Comedy, 1998
Radio Days Nov 1 Watch
Comedy/Drama, 1987
Rescue Dawn Nov 1 Watch
Action/Drama, 2007
Reservoir Dogs Nov 1 Watch
Drama/Thriller, 1992
Searching for Bobby Fischer Metacritic Must-See Nov 1 Watch
Drama, 1993
Soapdish Nov 1 Watch
Comedy, 1991
Thunderball Nov 1 Watch
Action/Comedy, 1965
Up in the Air Metacritic Must-See Nov 1 Watch
Comedy/Drama, 2009
You Only Live Twice Nov 1 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1967
Results Oct 22 Watch
Comedy, 2015

TV shows (and specials)

Score/Title Added Stream
Travel Man Seasons 5-7 Dec 15 Watch
TV/Reality
Graves Season 2 Dec 10 Watch
Comedy/Drama
The Great American Baking Show: Holiday Ed. Season 4 Dec 7 Watch
Reality competition
Into the Dark Ep. 3 ("Pooka!") Hulu original Dec 7 Watch
Horror/Anthology
F**K That’s Delicious Season 3 Dec 5 Watch
Reality
Adventure Time Season 10 Dec 3 Watch
Animation/Family
The Powerpuff Girls Season 3A (new series) Dec 2 Watch
Animation/Family
24 Seasons 1-8 (plus 24: Redemption special) Dec 1 Watch
Drama
Killing Eve Season 1 Dec 1 Watch
Drama
Unikitty Season 1A Dec 1 Watch
Animation/Family
The Wonder Years Seasons 1-6 Dec 1 Watch
Comedy
Baskets Season 3 Nov 23 Watch
Comedy
Hollywood Game Night Season 6 Nov 22 Watch
Game show
The Bisexual Season 1 Hulu original Nov 16 Watch
Comedy/Drama
Holly Hobbie Season 1 Hulu original Nov 16 Watch
Family
MasterChef Seasons 1-9 Nov 12 Watch
Reality competition
Top Chef Season 15 Nov 6 Watch
Reality competition
Dietland Season 1 Nov 2 Watch
Drama
Into the Dark Ep. 2 ("Flesh & Blood") Hulu original Nov 2 Watch
Horror/Anthology
K Season 2 Nov 1 Watch
Anime
King of the Hill Seasons 1-13 Nov 1 Watch
Animation/Comedy
Sailor Moon Crystal Season 3 Nov 1 Watch
Anime
St. Elsewhere Seasons 1-6 Oct 31 Watch
Drama
black-ish Season 5 Oct 17 Watch
Comedy
The Connors Season 1 Oct 17 Watch
Comedy
The Kids Are Alright Season 1 Oct 17 Watch
Comedy
The Rookie Season 1 Oct 17 Watch
Drama

Last chance to watch

The following movies now streaming on Hulu will leave the service at 11:59pm on the dates indicated.

Score/Title Last Day Stream
Dr. No Dec 31 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1963
From Russia With Love Dec 31 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1964
GoldenEye Dec 31 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1995
Goldfinger Dec 31 Watch
Action/Thriller, 1965
Hoosiers Dec 31 Watch
Drama/Sports, 1986
Ocean's Eleven Dec 31 Watch
Comedy/Thriller, 2001
Ocean's Thirteen Dec 31 Watch
Comedy/Thriller, 2007
Soapdish Dec 31 Watch
Comedy, 1991
28 Days Later Jan 31 Watch
Thriller/Horror/Sci-fi, 2003
Alice Jan 31 Watch
Comedy, 1990
Amélie Jan 31 Watch
Foreign/Rom-com, 2001
Borgman Jan 31 Watch
Foreign/Drama/Thriller, 2014
Ever After Jan 31 Watch
Drama/Fantasy/Rom-com, 1998
eXistenZ Jan 31 Watch
Horror/Sci-fi, 1999
A Fistful of Dynamite [aka Duck, You Sucker] Jan 31 Watch
Western, 1972
Gloria Metacritic Must-See Jan 31 Watch
Foreign/Drama/Comedy, 2014
Happy Christmas Jan 31 Watch
Comedy/Drama, 2014
Italian for Beginners Jan 31 Watch
Drama/Rom-com, 2002
Jerry Maguire Jan 31 Watch
Drama/Comedy, 1996
Kill Me Again Jan 31 Watch
Drama/Thriller, 1989
Little Odessa Jan 31 Watch
Drama, 1995
Made Jan 31 Watch
Drama/Thriller/Comedy, 2001
Map of the Human Heart Jan 31 Watch
Drama, 1993
Night Moves Jan 31 Watch
Drama/Thriller, 2014
Pleasantville Jan 31 Watch
Drama/Comedy/Fantasy, 1998
Reservoir Dogs Jan 31 Watch
Drama/Thriller, 1992
Searching for Bobby Fischer Metacritic Must-See Jan 31 Watch
Drama, 1993
Searching for Sugar Man Jan 31 Watch
Documentary/Music, 2012
Up in the Air Metacritic Must-See Jan 31 Watch
Drama, 2009
Winter’s Bone Metacritic Must-See Jan 31 Watch
Drama, 2010

Coming soon to Hulu

The following notable and/or well-reviewed movies and TV shows are scheduled to be added to stream on Hulu in the near future.

Score/Title Availability  
Damsel Dec 17  
Drama/Comedy/Western, 2018
The Gardener Dec 18  
Documentary, 2018
The Killing Seasons 1-4 Dec 19  
TV/Drama
A Most Wanted Man Dec 19  
Thriller, 2014
Food, Inc. Dec 20  
Documentary, 2009
Skate Kitchen Dec 20  
Drama, 2018
Marvel's Runaways Season 2 Hulu original Dec 21  
TV/Drama
The Detour Season 3 Dec 23  
TV/Comedy
Mr. Pickles Season 3 Dec 25  
TV/Animation/Comedy
Breakfast at Tiffany's Dec 27  
Drama/Rom-com, 1961
Into the Dark Ep. 4 ("New Year, New You!") Hulu original Dec 28  
Horror/Anthology
Eating Animals Dec 29  
Documentary, 2018
Far From the Tree Dec 29  
Documentary, 2018
A Crooked Somebody Dec 31  
Drama/Thriller, 2018
10 Years Jan 1  
Drama/Rom-com, 2012
Atlanta Season 2 Jan 1  
TV/Comedy
Antz Jan 1  
Animation/Family, 1998
Babe Metacritic Must-See Jan 1  
Comedy/Family, 1995
Beetlejuice Jan 1  
Fantasy/Comedy, 1988
Capitalism: A Love Story Jan 1  
Documentary, 2009
Chicken Run Metacritic Must-See Jan 1  
Animation/Family, 2000
Chinatown Metacritic Must-See Jan 1  
Drama/Thriller, 1974
The Dead Zone Jan 1  
Thriller, 1983
The Detectorists Season 3 Jan 1  
TV/Comedy
Dirty Pretty Things Jan 1  
Drama/Thriller, 2003
East Is East Jan 1  
Drama/Comedy, 2000
Finding Neverland Jan 1  
Drama, 2004
The Foot Fist Way Jan 1  
Comedy, 2008
For a Few Dollars More Jan 1  
Western, 1967
Friday Night Lights Jan 1  
Drama/Sports, 2004
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Jan 1  
Musical/Comedy, 1953
The German Doctor Jan 1  
Drama/Thriller, 2014
Gods and Monsters Jan 1  
Drama, 1998
Grizzly Man Metacritic Must-See Jan 1  
Documentary, 2005
He Got Game Jan 1  
Drama, 1998
Heathers Jan 1  
Comedy, 1989
In A World… Jan 1  
Drama/Comedy, 2013
Into the West Jan 1  
Adventure/Family, 1993
Lethal Weapon Jan 1  
Action/Comedy, 1987
Lethal Weapon 2 Jan 1  
Action/Comedy, 1989
The Limey Jan 1  
Drama/Thriller, 1999
Mud Jan 1  
Drama, 2013
The Others Jan 1  
Horror/Thriller, 2001
The Prince of Egypt Jan 1  
Animation/Family, 1998
Rain Man Jan 1  
Drama, 1988
Renoir Jan 1  
Drama, 2013
Revolutionary Road Jan 1  
Drama, 2008
Shrek Metacritic Must-See Jan 1  
Animation/Family, 2001
A Simple Plan Metacritic Must-See Jan 1  
Drama/Thriller, 1998
Surf's Up Jan 1  
Animation/Family, 2007
Tangerines Jan 1  
Foreign/Drama, 2015
True Grit Jan 1  
Western, 1969
The Virgin Suicides Jan 1  
Drama, 2000
The Way Back Jan 1  
Drama, 2011
The Weather Man Jan 1  
Drama/Comedy, 2005
Zathura: A Space Adventure Jan 1  
Action-adventure/Sci-fi/Family
Drinking Buddies Jan 2  
Comedy/Drama, 2013
24 Hours to Hell & Back Season 2 Jan 3  
TV/Reality
The Masked Singer Season 1 Jan 3  
TV/Reality
The X-Files Season 11 Jan 3  
TV/Drama/Sci-fi
Support the Girls Metacritic Must-See Jan 3  
Comedy, 2018
Gotham Season 5 Jan 4  
TV/Drama
The Titan Games Season 1 Jan 4  
TV/Reality
Annihilation Jan 5  
Adventure/Sci-fi/Horror/Thriller
The Overnight Jan 5  
Comedy, 2015
Lodge 49 Season 1 Jan 7  
TV/Comedy/Drama
America’s Got Talent: The Champions Season 1 Jan 8  
TV/Reality
The Bachelor Season 23 Jan 8  
TV/Reality
Ellen’s Game of Games Season 2 Jan 9  
TV/Game show
Good Trouble Season 1 Jan 9  
TV/Drama
Kusama - Infinity Jan 10  
Documentary, 2018
Schooled Season 1 Jan 10  
TV/Comedy
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Season 6 Jan 11  
TV/Comedy
Future Man Season 2 Hulu original Jan 11  
TV/Comedy/Sci-fi
Burden of Truth Season 1 Jan 12  
TV/Drama
The Passage Season 1 Jan 15  
TV/Drama
The Snapper Metacritic Must-See Jan 15  
Drama, 1993
Basilisk: The Ouka Ninja Scrolls Season 1 Jan 17  
TV/Anime
Brockmire Season 2 Jan 18  
TV/Comedy
Butterfly Season 1 Hulu original Jan 18  
TV/Drama
Project Runway All Stars Season 6 Jan 18  
TV/Reality
Darling in the Franxx Season 1 Jan 26  
TV/Anime
Rent 2019 special Jan 28  
TV/Musical
Bad Reputation Jan 31  
Documentary/Music, 2018
Love, Gilda Jan 31  
Documentary, 2018
PEN15 Season 1 Hulu original Feb 8  
TV/Comedy
Shrill Season 1 Hulu original Mar 15  
TV/Comedy

 

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