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The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix, HBO, Amazon Prime, and Hulu in April

Stills from A Quiet Place, The Carol Burnett Show, Akeelah and the Bee, and The Fifth Element.
A Quiet Place, The Carol Burnett Show, Akeelah and the Bee, and The Fifth Element are just a few of the great titles coming to streaming.
Photo illustration by Slate. Photos by Sony Entertainment, Jonny Cournoyer/Paramount Pictures, CBS Broadcasting, Lionsgate, and Columbia Pictures.

Every month, tons of new movies and TV shows become available to stream for free for subscribers to Netflix Instant, HBO Now, Amazon Prime, and Hulu. With so many different streaming services, it can be hard to keep track of them all—especially if you belong to more than one. Below, we present to you the ultimate streaming guide. We’ll let you decide which service has the best new titles. (All titles arrive April 1 unless otherwise specified.)

Netflix

Steven Yeun in a car.
Burning
Pinehouse Film/CGV Arthouse

Must Watch
All the President’s Men
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)

Good Watch
Across The Line (2015)
Deliverance
Evolution (2001)
The Fifth Element
I Am Legend
Snatch
Valkyrie
Band Aid (April 12)
I, Daniel Blake (April 19)
The Hateful Eight: Extended Version (April 24)
The Sapphires (April 26)
American Honey (April 27)
Burning (April 29)
The Imitation Game (April 29)

Binge Watch
New Girl Season 7 (April 10)

Nostalgia Watch
Penelope
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants           
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2
Spy Kids

Dead Battery Watch
Pineapple Express

Family Watch
Monster House
Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon Season 2  

If You’re Bored
The Bone Collector
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
Freddy vs. Jason
Friday the 13th (2009)
The Golden Compass
Lakeview Terrace
Obsessed
P.S. I Love You
Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D
Kevin Hart: Irresponsible (April 2)
In The Shadows (April 5)
Legacies Season 1 (April 5)
Luis Miguel - The Series Season 1 (April 15)
The New Romantic (April 15)
The Ugly Truth (April 25)
Señora Acero Season 5 (April 28)

Netflix Programming
ULTRAMAN
Suzzanna: Buried Alive (April 3)
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Part 2 (April 5)
Our Planet (April 5)
Persona: Collection (April 5)
Roman Empire: Caligula: The Mad Emperor (April 5)
Spirit Riding Free Season 8 (April 5)
Tijuana (April 5)
Unicorn Store (April 5)
Trolls: The Beat Goes On! Season 6 (April 9)
You vs. Wild (April 10)
Black Summer (April 11)
Huge in France (April 12)
A Land Imagined (April 12)
Mighty Little Bheem (April 12)
The Perfect Date (April 12)
The Silence (April 12)
Special (April 12)
Who Would You Take to a Deserted Island? (April 12)
No Good Nick (April 15)
Super Monsters Furever Friends (April 16)
My First First Love (April 18)
A Fortunate Man (April 19)
Brené Brown: The Call to Courage (April 19)
Cuckoo Season 5 (April 19)
Music Teacher (April 19)
Rilakkuma and Kaoru (April 19)
Samantha! Season 2 (April 19)
Someone Great (April 19)
Grass is Greener (Apr. 20)
Pinky Malinky Part 2 (April 22)
Selection Day New Episodes (April 22)
I Think You Should Leave With Tim Robinson (April 23)
Bonding (April 24)
The Protector Season 2 (April 26)
ReMastered: Devil at the Crossroads (April 26)
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power Season 2 (April 26)
Street Food (April 26)
Yankee (April 26)
Anthony Jeselnik: Fire in the Maternity Ward (April 30)
Baki: Part 2 (April 30)
Ingress: The Animation (April 30)

HBO

Sarah Polley and Delphine Chanéac.
Splice
Warner Bros. Pictures

Good Watch
October Sky
Pride
Suffragette
Splice
Veronica Mars
Waking Ned Devine

Grool Watch
Mean Girls

Family Watch
The Little Rascals

Problematic Watch
Annie Hall
Bananas
Hannah and Her Sisters
Manhattan

If You’re Bored
A Fantastic Fear of Everything
A Time to Kill
A Walk in the Clouds
Ben
Color of Night (Director’s Cut Only)
The Green Inferno
Griff The Invisible
Hoffa
I Am Sam
Jonah Hex
Just Wright
Kingdom of Heaven (Director’s Cut)
Repo Men (Extended Version)
Slow Burn

HBO Original Programming
Native Son (April 6)
Sesame Street: Julia’s Haircut (April 8)
VICE Special Report (April 19)
HBO First Look: John Wick Chapter 3: Parabellum (April 23)
HBO First Look: Tolkien (April 25)
2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (April 27)

Season Premieres
Golden Life Season 3 Premiere
Wyatt Cenac’s Problem Areas Season 2 Premiere (April 5)
Game of Thrones Season 8 Premiere (April 14)
Gentleman Jack Series Premiere (April 22)
On Tour with Asperger’s Are Us Six Part Docuseries Premiere (April
30)

Estrenos
Habana Boxing Club
El piedra (AKA The Stone) (April 5)
Animal (April 12)
El paramo (AKA The Squad) (April 12)
Acusada (The Accused) (April 19)
Entre Nos: Spot On (April 26)

Amazon

Angela Lansbury and Cesar Romero dancing.
Murder, She Wrote
NBCUniversal

Must Watch
Stories We Tell

Shush Watch
A Quiet Place (April 2)

Good Watch
Dragonslayer
Everything Must Go
In a World…
Primal Fear
Racing with the Moon
Sharkwater Extinction
The Shawshank Redemption
Six Degrees of Separation
Top Gun
Up in the Air
Mid90s (April 18)
Waiting for ‘Superman’ (April 29)

Triple Feature
Beetlejuice
Beetlejuice
Beetlejuice

Binge Watch
The Carol Burnett Show
Murder, She Wrote Seasons 1-5
The Red Skelton Hour
Stargate Universe Seasons 1-2
Humans Season 3 (April 25)
Vikings Season 5 (April 30)

Nostalgia Watch
The Addams Family
Addams Family Values
Beverly Hills Cop II
Blade
Blade II
Blade: Trinity
The Bob Hope Specials
Days of Thunder
Escape from L.A.
Up in Smoke

Excellent Watch
Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure

Family Watch
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze

007 Watch
Diamonds Are Forever
Die Another Day
Goldfinger
Live and Let Die
The Living Daylights
The Man with the Golden Gun
Never Say Never Again
Octopussy
The Spy Who Loved Me
The World Is Not Enough
You Only Live Twice

Problematic Watch
Chinatown

If You’re Bored
1492: Conquest of Paradise
Blown Away
Case 39
Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles
An Everlasting Piece
Foxfire
Funny About Love
Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles
Law of the Lawless
Liberty Stands Still
Little Monsters
The Minus Man
The Perfect Storm
Sabrina (1995)
Starsky & Hutch
The Two Jakes
Finding Your Feet (April 8)
Paranormal Activity 2 (April 8)
Overboard (April 17)
Book Club (April 21)
The Next Three Days (April 22)
The Hole in the Ground (April 27)
Welcome to the Rileys (April 27)

Amazon Original Programming
The Tick Season 2 (April 5)
Bug Diaries Season 1 (April 12)
Diablo Guardian Season 2 (April 12)
Bosch Season 5 (April 19)

Hulu

Marilyn Monroe and Tom Ewell.
The Seven Year Itch
20th Century Fox / MPTV

Must Watch
Barton Fink
The Shining
Stories We Tell

Shush Watch
A Quiet Place (April 2)

Good Watch
Akeelah and the Bee
At Close Range
Cold Mountain
Dragonslayer
Eastern Promises
Everything Must Go
The Falcon and the Snowman
In A World…
The Jerk
One Million American Dreams
Painkillers
Primal Fear
Project Nim
Racing with the Moon
The Seven Year Itch
Six Degrees of Separation
Sunshine Cleaning
Up in the Air
Destroyer (April 9)
Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine (April 14)
Enchanted April (April 15)
The Quake (April 18)
The Sisters Brothers (April 22)
Border (April 24)
Waiting for ‘Superman’ (April 29)

Binge Watch
Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger Season 2 Premiere (April 5)
The Bold Type Season 3 Premiere (April 10)
I Am The Night Season 1 (April 18)
Vikings Season 5 (April 30)

Hungry Watch
Ayesha’s Home Kitchen Seasons 1-2 (April 15)
Barefoot Contessa: Back to Basics Seasons 11-13 (April 15)

Nostalgia Watch
The Addams Family
Addams Family Values
Beverly Hills Cop II
Big Fat Liar
Days of Thunder
Dr. Dolittle: Tail to the Chief
Escape from L.A.
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later
Like Mike
Penelope
Practical Magic
Scary Movie 2
Up in Smoke

Family Watch
Beethoven
Beethoven’s 2nd
Beethoven’s 3rd
Curious George: Follow That Monkey
Happy Feet
Master of Disguise (April 15)

007 Watch
Diamonds Are Forever
Die Another Day
Goldfinger
Live and Let Die
The Living Daylights
The Man with the Golden Gun
Never Say Never Again
Octopussy
The Spy Who Loved Me
The World is not Enough
You Only Live Twice

If You’re Bored
1492: Conquest of Paradise
Alone: Complete Season 5
America’s Prince: The John F. Kennedy Jr. Story
An Everlasting Piece
Ancient Aliens Seasons 1-3, 13
Behind Bars: Rookie Year Season 1
Blow
Blown Away
Born Behind Bars Season 1
Bounce
The Cable Guy
Case 39
The Clearing
Cults and Extreme Belief Season 1
Darkness
The Dark Mile
Foxfire
Funny About Love
Funny Cow
Gloves Off
Hollywood Homicide
Hot Shots! Part Deux
I Think I Love My Wife
Intervention Season 20
Jersey Girl
Kill the Irishman
Law of the Lawless
Liberty Stands Still
License to Drive
Little Monsters
Little Women: LA Season 4
The Minus Man
Mountain Men Season 1
Playing By Heart
Raising Tourettes Season 1
The Real Housewives of Potomac Season 3
Sex Drive
The Time Traveler’s Wife
Ultraviolet
Undisputed
Uninvited Guest
White Noise
Air Strike (April 2)
Weightless (April 2)
Rick Steves’ Europe Season 10 (April 7)
Finding Your Feet (April 8)
Paranormal Activity 2 (April 8)
One-Punch Man Season 2 Premiere (April 9)
Chio’s School Road Season 1 (April 10)
How Not to Summon a Demon Lord Season 1 (April 10)
The Last Ship Season 5 Premiere (April 11)
Tyrel (April 11)
Pledge (April 12)
90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After? Season 3 (April 15)
Dr. Pimple Popper Season 1 (April 15)
Fixer Upper Season 5 (April 15)
How the Earth Works Season 1 (April 15)
The Last Alaskans Seasons 2-3 (April 15)
Obsession: Dark Desires Season 2 (April 15)
Pamela Smart: An American Murder Mystery Season 1 (April 15)
Treehouse Masters Seasons 8-10 (April 15)
Unearthed Seasons 2-3 (April 15)
We Are Columbine (April 15)
What on Earth Seasons 2-3 (April 15)
Yukon Men Season 6 (April 15)
Bless This Mess Series Premiere (April 17)
Overboard (April 17)
Book Club (April 21)
Noma – My Perfect Storm (April 21)
The Next Three Days (April 22)
The Posh Frock Shop Season 1
Arcadia (April 23)
Beast of the Water (April 23)
Overlord Episodes 1-13 (April 23)
Don’t Go (April 24)
Welcome to the Rileys (April 27)
Attack on Titan Season 3, Part 2 Premiere (April 28)
Fairy Tail Season 9, Episodes 291-303 (April 29)
Hunting Evil (April 30)

Hulu Original Programming
Into The Dark: I’m Just F*cking With You Episode 7
Ramy: Complete Season 1 Premiere (April 19)