Wondering what to watch? Check out these 5 best new movies on Netflix, HBO Max, Hulu and more. The OTT releases include Eraser Reborn, Monster High, Hellraiser and more.
With the Halloween month rolling in, the theme of horror is beginning to sprout everywhere and OTT releases this week follow the trend. For the movie aficionados, this week is going to be highlighted with a variety of horror-thrillers but for those who are looking for something different, there’s comedy and fantasy elements as well. We have curated the 5 best new movies to debut on streaming platforms like HBO Max, Hulu, Netflix, Paramount+ and Prime Videos and you should really not be missing out on these movies. So, let us take a closer look at the OTT releases this week for the USA.
Eraser: Reborn on HBO Max
The reboot of the popular 1996 movie first released in theaters in June but it has finally made its way to HBO Max. The action thriller revolves around a secret agency that specializes in engineering the fake deaths of witnesses that need to leave no trace of their existence. Even if you have never watched the original, you can comfortably watch the movie for some intense movie watching experience. The cast includes Dominic Sherwood, Jacky Lai, McKinley Belcher III, Eddie Ramos among others.
Monster High: The Movie on Nickelodeon and Paramount+
The popular fashion doll franchise has done it all when it comes to multimedia formats. From animated web series, animated films, video games to novels, the wild popularity of these characters have touched every touchpoint of pop culture in the US. And now, we are getting a live action movie. The fantasy adventure film casts Ceci Balagot, Mila Harris, Jy Prishkulnik, Nayah Damasen, Case Walker among others.
Hellraiser on Hulu
Getting into the festive season of horror, the much-needed facelift of the Hellraiser franchise is finally here. And with it, comes the scary puzzle box. The basic plot of the movie revolves around A young woman who must confront the sadistic, supernatural forces behind an enigmatic puzzle box responsible for her brother’s disappearance. The movie casts Jamie Clayton, Odessa A’zion, Drew Starkey, Brandon Flynn, Aoife Hinds and others.
Mr. Harrigan’s Phone on Netflix
It’s not really Halloween if there are no Stephen King horror adaptations coming out. This year we have Mr. Harringan’s Phone, based on a novella of the same name by King coming to you. The movie is already out on Netflix and it is about a haunted iPhone. The movie casts Jaeden Martell, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Joe Tippett, Cyrus Arnold, Carl Zohan and others.
Catherine Called Birdy on Prime Videos
If you are looking for an alternative to horror, then this medieval comedy might be your go-to. The movie revolves around Lady Catherine who rebels against forced marriage and tries to find her place in the world. The movie casts Bella Ramsey, Andrew Scott, Billie Piper, Joe Alwyn, Dean-Charles Chapman in lead roles.