Like coffee and breakfast cereal, Netflix is also adding a little pumpkin spice flavor to its fall lineup. Over the next two months, they’ll be adding a whole slew of new horror, thriller, and true-crime movies and shows to fit whatever vaguely spooky mood you’re in this Halloween season.
Highlights include a new film based on a Stephen King story titled Mr. Harrigan’s phoneAllison Janney’s action movie Loua new documentary series on Jeffrey Dahmer, a new season of Unsolved mysteriesthe fantasy movie The School of Good and Evil with Charlize Theron and Kerry Washington, and the brand new Addams Family tim burton tv series, Wednesday.
Here’s the full list of everything coming to Netflix this fall for Halloween. Projections of the seasons (and howls):
End of the road
In this high-octane action thriller, a cross-country road trip becomes a highway to hell for Brenda and her family. Alone in the New Mexico desert, they must fight for their lives when they become the target of a mysterious killer.
A storm is raging. A young girl is kidnapped. His mother (Jurnee Smollett) teams up with the mysterious woman next door (Allison Janney) to pursue the kidnapper – a journey that tests their limits and reveals shocking secrets from their past.
When Freddie and his family move into a creepy old house, he discovers a pack of ghost puppies. Together with his new friend and his sister, they discover how to help puppies become real again while learning the true gift of friendship.
Mr. Harrigan’s phone
When Craig, a young boy living in a small town (Jaeden Martell), befriends Mr. Harrigan, an older reclusive billionaire (Donald Sutherland), the two begin to form an unlikely bond over their love of books and reading. But when Mr. Harrigan sadly dies, Craig discovers that not everything is dead and gone and finds himself strangely able to communicate with his friend from the grave via his iPhone. This supernatural coming-of-age story shows that some connections are never lost. Based on the short story by Stephen King.
The Midnight Club
In a hospice with a mysterious history, the eight members of the Midnight Club gather every night at midnight to tell spooky tales and search for signs of the supernatural beyond. Based on the creative work of bestselling author Christopher Pike, this new horror series comes from Mike Flanagan, Trevor Macy’s Intrepid Pictures (The Haunting of Hill House, Midnight Mass) and Lea Fong.
Conversations with a Killer: The Tapes of Jeffrey Dahmer
This three-part documentary series explores the warped mind of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer through newly unearthed taped interviews with his legal team, revealing how race, sexuality, class and the police enabled him to tackle the marginalized communities in Milwaukee.
Impasse: paranormal park Season 2
In season 2, Barney, Norma, and their friends are now the park’s official demon cleanup team. But are they ready to take a break and be normal teenagers? Follow their delightfully supernatural adventures with a host of strange new creatures, from angels to evil twins to deranged dolls.
The Curse of Bridge Hollow
A father (Marlon Wayans) and his teenage daughter (Priah Ferguson) are forced to team up and save their town after an ancient, mischievous spirit brings Halloween decorations to life and wreaks havoc.
Unsolved mysteries Volume 3
The iconic and gripping series returns with a three-week event featuring more unexplained deaths, baffling disappearances and bizarre paranormal activity. Unsolved Mysteries Volume 3 is from the creators of the original docuseries, Cosgrove/Meurer Productions, and 21 Laps Entertainment, the producers of Stranger Things.
The School of Good and Evil
Best friends Sophie and Agatha find themselves on opposite sides of an epic battle when they are swept into an enchanted school where budding heroes and villains are trained to guard the balance between good and evil. Based on the international hit epic series The School for Good and Evil by Soman Chainani.
Cabinet of curiosities by Guillermo del Toro
In Cabinet of Curiosities, Oscar-acclaimed filmmaker and creator, executive producer and co-showrunner Guillermo del Toro has curated an unprecedented collection of genre-defining stories meant to challenge our traditional notions of horror. From macabre to magical, gothic to grotesque or classically spooky, these eight equally sophisticated and sinister tales (including two del Toro original stories) are brought to life by a team of writers and directors personally chosen by del Toro.
The good nurse
Suspecting her colleague is responsible for a series of mysterious patient deaths, a nurse risks her own life to uncover the truth in this gripping thriller based on real events.
In today’s New York City, the magic is real – it’s just hidden from the public. But Daniel Spellbound knows exactly where to find it. Making his “stalking” life difficult to find magical items, Daniel attracts the attention of the wrong people when he discoversarareartifact and suddenly thefateofthemagicalworldhangsinbalance.
Wendell and wild
From the deliciously wicked mind of Henry Selick and producer Jordan Peele comes Wendell & Wild, an animated tale about scheming demon brothers Wendell (Keegan-Michael Key) and Wild (Peele), who seek Kat Elliot’s help – a tough teenager with a load of guilt — to summon them to the Land of the Living. But what Kat asks for in return leads to a brilliantly bizarre and comedic adventure like no other, an animated fantasy that defies the law of life and death, all told through the artisanal art of stop motion.
October to be determined
The bastard son and the devil himself
Nathan (Jay Lycurgo), 16, is the illegitimate son of the world’s most dangerous witch. Afraid to follow in his father’s footsteps, Nathan is constantly watched. But as the lines between “good” and “bad” blur, Nathan – along with the mischievous Annalize and the charismatic Gabriel – will soon find out who he really is.
Fall to be determined
The series is an insidious, supernatural mystery retracing Wednesday Addams’ years as a student at Nevermore Academy, where she attempts to harness her emerging psychic ability, thwart a monstrous killing spree that has terrorized the local town, and solve the mystery. of the murder that embroiled her parents 25 years ago – while navigating her highly tangled new relationships in Nevermore.