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

Images from each of the movies in a mosaic style.
Parasite, Community, Die Hard, and Vida are just a few of the great titles coming to streaming this month. Photos by Neon, NBC, Starz, and Twentieth Century Fox.

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 in the U.S. 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.)


Dermot Crowley, Steve Buscemi, Jeffrey Tambor, and others stand around a casket.
The Death of Stalin Nicola Dove/IFC Films

Must Watch
The Matrix
Taxi Driver
The Social Network
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (April 2)

Good Watch
The Death of Stalin
The Girl With All the Gifts
The Hangover
Lethal Weapon
Lethal Weapon 2
Minority Report
Molly’s Game
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Road to Perdition
The Runaways
School Daze
Sherlock Holmes
The Killing of a Sacred Deer (April 5)
Hail, Caesar! (April 16)
The Artist (April 25)
Django Unchained (April 25)

Binge Watch
Community Seasons 1-6
Kim’s Convenience Season 4

Family Watch
Despicable Me (April 16)

Nostalgia Watch
Killer Klowns from Outer Space
Lethal Weapon 3
Lethal Weapon 4
The Matrix Reloaded
The Matrix Revolutions

If You’re Bored
40 Days and 40 Nights
Cadillac Records
Can’t Hardly Wait
Cheech & Chong’s Up in Smoke
Deep Impact
God’s Not Dead
Just Friends
Mortal Kombat
Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon: S3: Sun & Moon – Ultra Legends
Promised Land
The Roommate
Soul Plane
Sunrise in Heaven
Violet Evergarden: Eternity and the Auto Memory Doll (Apr. 2)
Angel Has Fallen (April 4)
Jem and the Holograms (April 16)
The Green Hornet (April 18)
The Vatican Tapes (April 20)
Bleach: The Assault (April 21)
Bleach: The Bount (April 21)
Battle: Los Angeles (April 27)


Netflix Programming
David Batra: Elefanten I Rummet 
How to Fix a Drug Scandal
The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show
Nailed It! Season 4
Sunderland ‘til I Die Season 2
Coffee & Kareem (April 3)
La casa de papel: Part 4 (April 3)
Money Heist: The Phenomenon (April 3)
Spirit Riding Free: Riding Academy (April 3)
StarBeam (April 3)
The Big Show Show (April 6)
Terrace House: Tokyo 2019-2020: Part 3 (April 7)
Hi Score Girl Season 2 (April 9)
Brews Brothers (April 10)
LA Originals (April 10)
La vie scolaire (April 10)
Love Wedding Repeat (April 10)
The Main Event (April 10)
Tigertail (April 10)
Chris D’Elia: No Pain (April 14)
The Innocence Files (April 15)
Outer Banks (April 15)
Fary: Hexagone Season 2 (April 16)
Fauda Season 3 (April 16)
Mauricio Meirelles: Levando o Caos (April 16)
Betonrausch (April 17)
#blackAF (April 17)
Earth and Blood (La terre et le sang) (April 17)
The Last Kids on Earth: Book 2 (April 17)
Legado en los huesos (April 17)
Sergio (April 17)
Too Hot to Handle (April 17)
Cooked with Cannabis (April 20)
The Midnight Gospel (April 20)
Middleditch & Schwartz (April 21)
Absurd Planet (April 22)
Circus of Books (April 22)
El silencio del pantano (April 22)
The Plagues of Breslau( April 22)
The Willoughbys (April 22)
Win the Wilderness (April 22)
The House of Flowers Season 3 (April 23)
After Life Season 2 (April 24)
Extraction (April 24)
Hello Ninja Season 2 (April 24)
Yours Sincerely, Kanan Gill  (April 24)
The Last Kingdom Season 4 (April 26)
Never Have I Ever (April 27)
A Secret Love (April 29)
Extracurricular (April 29)
Murder to Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story (April 29)
Nadiya’s Time to Eat (April 29)
Summertime (April 29)
Dangerous Lies (April 30)
Drifting Dragons (April 30)
The Forest of Love: Deep Cut (April 30)
Rich in Love (Ricos de Amor) (April 30)
The Victims’ Game (April 30)


Annette Bening and Julianne Moore sit on a couch, looking offscreen with arms outstretched.
The Kids Are All Right. Focus Features

Good Watch
Dragged Across Concrete
The Kids Are All Right
The Nice Guys
Slumdog Millionaire
Something Wild
Sophie’s Choice
Ulee’s Gold
Good Boys (April 4)

Family Watch
Alpha and Omega
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked
The Great Gilly Hopkins

Yippee Ki Yay Watch
Die Hard
Die Hard 2
Die Hard with a Vengeance

Nostalgia Watch
American Pie
Team America: World Police

If You’re Bored
American Pie 2
American Wedding
Becoming Jane
Drop Dead Fred
The Family Stone
The Flintstones (1994)
The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie (Extended Version)
The Judge
The Lovely Bones
Monte Carlo
The Predator
War Dogs
Water for Elephants
It: Chapter 2 (April 11)
Stuber (April 18)


HBO Original Programming
Bad Education (April 25)
Autism: The Sequel (April 28)

Season Premieres
Atlanta’s Missing and Murdered: The Lost Children Docuseries Premiere (April 5)
Insecure Season 4 Premiere (April 12)
Run Series Premiere (April 12)
Entre Hombre Series Premiere (April 19)
Shadows Season 3 (April 20)
We’re Here Series Premiere (April 23)

Ola De Crimenes (Crime Wave) (April 3)
Pepito (April 3)
The Serenade (La Serenata) (April 3)
Slipping Into Darkness (April 3)
Las Herederas (The Heiresses) (April 17)


Will Smith sits on a city sidewalk, brow furrowed. A dog's rear end is in frame.
I Am Legend. Warner Bros.

Good Watch
Broken Blossoms
Gorky Park
I Am Legend
Shirley Valentine
The Lighthouse (April 16)
Paranormal Activity 3 (April 20)

Binge Watch
The Bureau Season 1
Mr. Selfridge Season 1
Vida Season 1

007 Watch
A View to a Kill
Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
Die Another Day (2002)
Dr. No (1962)
For Your Eyes Only (1981)
From Russia with Love (1964)
Goldeneye (1995)
Goldfinger (1964)
Licence to Kill (1989)
Live and Let Die (1973)
The Living Daylights (1987)
Thunderball (1965)
Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)
Moonraker (1979)
Never Say Never Again (1983)
Octopussy (1983)
On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969)
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Thunderball (1965)
Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
The World is Not Enough (1999)
You Only Live Twice (1967)


Family Watch
Molly of Denali Season 1

Nostalgia Watch
The Bodyguard

If You’re Bored
America In Color Season 1
Bangkok Dangerous (2010)
Bird of Paradise (1932)
Blind Husbands (1919)
The Boost (1988)
The Brothers Grimm (2005)
Bronx SIU Season 1
The Chumscrubber (2005)
Daniel Boone (1936)
Diary of a Hitman (1991)
Dirt Every Day Season 1
Dollface (1945)
Dr. T & The Women (2000)
Drums in the Deep South (1951)
El Rey del Valle Season 1
Foyle’s War Season 1
Gator (1976)
Gods and Monsters (1999)
The Hoodlum (1951)
Hotel Artemis (2018)
The Lost World (1925)
Mark of Zorro (1920)
The Mind of a Chef Season 1
Mutiny (1952)
The New Adventures of Tarzan (1935)
Our Wedding Story Season 1
Repentance (2014)
The Sender (1982)
Son of Monte Cristo (1940)
Tarzan The Fearless (1933)
Rambo: Last Blood (April 10)
Vault (April 14)
Footloose (2011) (April 29)


Amazon Originals
Invisible Life (April 3)
Tales from the Loop Season 1  (April 3)
Les Misérables (April 10)
Selah and the Spades  (April 17)
Bosch Season 6 (April 17)
Dino Dana Season 3B (April 17)


Parminder Nagra, wearing a red jersey, stands on a soccer field in front of a group of men, some of them shirtless.
Bend It Like Beckham. Fox Searchlight Pictures

Must Watch
Kill Bill: Volume 1 
Kill Bill: Volume 2
Parasite (April 8) 

Good Watch
Bend It Like Beckham 
Blazing Saddles
The Full Monty  
Gods and Monsters
Gorky Park 
Let Me In 
Phone Booth
Risky Business
Romancing the Stone
Shirley Valentine
The Messenger (April 15)
Harry Benson: Shoot First (April 16)
Paranormal Activity 3 (April 20)


Flavortown Watch
Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives Seasons 27–29

Family Watch
The Ant Bully
Dr. Seuss’ Horton Hears a Who
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Season 9B (April 12)
My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic en Español Season 9B (April 12)
Abominable (April 24)

Nostalgia Watch
Fun in Acapulco 
The Jewel of the Nile


If You’re Bored
60 Days In: Narcoland Season 1
90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After? Season 4
Alone Season 6
Bangkok Dangerous
The Book of Eli
The Boost
Breaking Amish Seasons 2 & 3
Bring It! Season 5
Chopped Season 36
The Chumscrubber 
Cutthroat Kitchen Season 12
Dance Moms Seasons 2 & 6
Diary of a Hitman
Dr. Pimple Popper Season 3
Dr. T. and the Women 
The Eternal
Fast N’ Loud Season 13
The Family Chantel Season 1
Fixer Upper (How We Got to Here: Looking Back on Fixer Upper) 
The Food That Built America Season 1
Forged in Fire Season 6
Free Birds
Get Smart 
Gold Medal Families Season 1
Hidden Potential Season 1
House Hunters Season 120
Kabukicho Sherlock Season 1
Kids Behind Bars Life or Parole Season 1
The Kitchen Seasons 16-18
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen 
Little Women: Atlanta Season 5
Little Women LA Seasons 7 & 8
Love It or List It Season 14
Married at First Sight Season 9
Marrying Millions Season 1
The Mexican 
Moll Flanders
Property Brothers Seasons 10 & 11
The Sender 
Taken at Birth Season 1
Til Death Do Us Part Season 1
TRANsitioning Season 1
Trapped: The Alex Cooper Story 
Victoria Gotti: My Father’s Daughter 
Who Let The Dogs Out 
The X-Files: I Want to Believe 
Future Man Season 3 (April 3)
Your Pretty Face is Going to Hell Season 4 (April 3)
Too Cautious Hero Season 1 (April 6)
No Guns Life Season 1 (April 7)
Little Joe (April 9)
Kono Oto Tomare!: Sounds of Life Season 2a (April 9)
Real Housewives of Potomac Season 4 (April 10)
Vault (April 14)
Unlocked (April 14)
A Teacher (April 15)
A Kind of Murder (April 20)
Special-7 Season 1 (April 22)
Cunningham (April 23)
Footloose (2011) (April 29)

Season Premieres
Siren Season 3 Premiere (April 3)
Who Wants to be a Millionaire? (April 9)
Run Series Premiere (April 12)
The Bachelor: Listen to Your Heart Premiere (April 14) 
The Baker and the Beauty Premiere (April 14)
Songland Season 2 Premiere (April 14) 
Mrs. America Premiere (April 15)
What We Do in the Shadows Season 2 Premiere (April 16)
Fargo Season 4 Premiere (April 20)

Special Programming
The Masked Singer: Sing-Along Spectacular (April 15) 
2020 Billboard Music Awards (April 30)

Hulu Original Programming
Into The Dark: Pooka Lives (April 3)