Posted October 12, 2018 at 05:00 AM | Updated October 12, 2018 at 05:00 AM By Sean Axmaker What's new for home viewing on Video on Demand and Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu and other streaming services. Top streams for the week "The Romanoffs," the first new series from Matthew Weiner since "Mad Men," is an anthology drama following descendants of the Russian royal family in the present day in locations around the world. It features impressive production values and a cast that includes Aaron Eckhart, Marthe Keller, Corey Stoll, Kerry Bishé, Diane Lane and Isabelle Huppert. Two episodes now streaming on Amazon Prime Video; new episodes arrive each Friday. British filmmaker Paul Greengrass directs "22 July" (2018, not rated), which takes on the real-life 2011 terrorist attacks by a far right extremist in Norway and their aftermath. The film premiered at the Venice Film Festival and will play select theaters the same day it debuts on Netflix. Carla Gugino, Michiel … [Read more...] about Matthew Weiner has a new series; Shudder wants to be your Halloween channel
Culture Netflix Original Series The Haunting of Hill House Horror Movies Netflix The new Netflix Original Series The Haunting of Hill House is almost upon us. The 10-episode horror series premieres Oct. 12, which means it will be available for streaming beginning early Friday morning, at 3:01 a.m. EDT. The Haunting of Hill House is a new horror series created by Netflix’s secret weapon: Mike Flanagan, who directed and co-wrote two previous horror originals for Netflix, horror Hush and Gerald’s Game, based on the Stephen King novel of the same name. Flanagan’s newest project is substantially more ambitious, not only loosely adapting Shirley Jackson’s landmark 1959 novel, but expanding it into a sprawling family epic with a deadly house right at the center of all their traumas. The Haunting of Hill House follows the five Crain children, whose parents moved them into Hill House when they were young, hoping to fix up and resell the gothic monstrosity. The … [Read more...] about ‘The Haunting of Hill House’ Netflix Release Time: When Will Episodes Premiere?
Here’s what’s new on Video on Demand, Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu and other services. Top streams of the week British filmmaker Paul Greengrass takes on the real-life 2011 terrorist attacks in Norway with the drama “22 July” (2018, not rated). It plays select theaters the same day it debuts on Netflix. “The Romanoffs,” the first new series from Matthew Weiner since “Mad Men,” is an anthology drama following descendants of the Russian royal family. Two episodes are now streaming on Amazon Prime Video; new episodes air each Friday. The Netflix Original limited series “The Haunting of Hill House” features Carla Gugino, Michiel Huisman and Timothy Hutton. In the new Hulu Original horror series “Light as a Feather,” five teenage girls face a series of gruesome deaths after an innocent party game. All 10 episodes are available to stream. Classic pick: The epic Western “Red River” (1948) is a “Mutiny on … [Read more...] about Now streaming: ‘22 July,’ ‘The Romanoffs,’ ‘Eighth Grade,’ ‘The Haunting of Hill House’
Several years have passed since Daenerys Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) sailed for Westeros in Game of Thrones season 6, leaving her then-lover, Daario Naharis (Michiel Huisman) behind. Whether the latter will reappear in the hit HBO program’s final season remains to be seen. Yet that doesn’t mean the Dutch actor hasn’t been keeping busy. On Friday, he joins an impressive ensemble cast The Haunting of Hill House Netflix adaptation of the acclaimed 1959 gothic horror by author Shirley Jackson. Two films, both titled “The Haunting,” have tried to tell the psychologically dense tale. With Huisman’s new 10-episode series, however, it seems simple tricks like jump scares have been traded in for a much deeper and unrelenting sense of dread. Michiel Huisman talks The Haunting of Hill House Netflix adaptation “I thought that wrapping the scares in more of a psychological drama would be very interesting,” says Huisman. “Our … [Read more...] about Michiel Huisman on the true horror of The Haunting of Hill House Netflix adaptation
Netflix brings out the chills and horrors for October, from the limited series “The Haunting of Hill House,” starring Carla Gugino, Michiel Huisman and Timothy Hutton, to the new supernatural show “The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” with Kiernan Shipka, the 2017 horror film “Truth or Dare” with Lucy Hale, and the original movies “Apostle” and “Malevolent.” And there are, of course, less scary options as well, from the third season of the superhero hit “Daredevil” to new series “Wanderlust,” starring Toni Collette and Steven Mackintosh. Plus: “Bodyguard” with Richard Madden and Keeley Hawes; Netflix Original movies “Private Life” with Kathryn Hahn and Paul Giamatti and “The Kindergarten Teacher” with Maggie Gyllenhaal; and Adam Sandler’s “100% Fresh,” his first stand-up comedy special in years. Older films include the family-friendly comedy … [Read more...] about New on Netflix in October 2018: ‘The Haunting of Hill House,’ ‘Daredevil,’ ‘Private Life’