The Best Horror, Sci-Fi, and Fantasy Streaming in September 2022

The Best Horror, Sci-Fi, and Fantasy Streaming in September 2022

In this month's Nerd's Watch, io9 picks the best genre movies and TV shows coming to Netflix, Hulu, Prime Video, Disney+, and more.

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Hocus Pocus 2, Psycho, lord of the rings: the rings of power, true lies, the descent
A small sampling of what’s coming to streaming this month.
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Welcome back to io9's monthly Nerd’s Watch, where we pare down the enormous lists of new films and television shows arriving on all your favorite streaming services into the sci-fi, fantasy, and horror titles we think you’ll like most.

As always, we’re including the best new films and TV coming to Netflix, Hulu, Prime Video, Disney+, and HBO Max—as well as Paramount+, Shudder, and Peacock. Folks, there may be too many streaming services.

Well, it’s time for the good stuff: the best of what’s streaming in September 2022. If you’re only interested in the services you subscribe to, you can jump directly to that page with these links:

  1. What’s coming to Netflix in September 2022?
  2. What’s coming to Prime Video in September 2022?
  3. What’s coming to Hulu in September 2022?
  4. What’s coming to Disney+ in September 2022?
  5. What’s coming to HBO Max in September 2022?
  6. What’s coming to Paramount+ in September 2022?
  7. What’s coming to Shudder in September 2022?
  8. What’s coming to Peacock in September 2022?
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What’s Coming to Netflix in September 2022

What’s Coming to Netflix in September 2022

johnny and daniel looking at a battle plan.
Cobra Kai is back.
Image: Netflix

What’s available on Netflix September 1?

A Cinderella Story

A Clockwork Orange

A Knight’s Tale

A Little Princess

Austin Powers in Goldmember

Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

Despicable Me

Despicable Me 2

Little Nicky

Resident Evil

Resident Evil: Apocalypse

Resident Evil: Retribution

Road House

Snow White & the Huntsman

What’s available on Netflix September 9?

Cobra Kai: Season 5

What’s available on Netflix September 16?

This Is the End

What’s available on Netflix September 27?

The Munsters (2022)

What’s available on Netflix September 28?

Eat the Rich: The GameStop Saga

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What’s Coming to Prime Video in September 2022?

What’s Coming to Prime Video in September 2022?

Elves sitting at the dinner table.
What’s bigger for Amazon than Lord of the Rings?
Image: Prime Video

What’s available on Prime Video September 1?

The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

The Adventures of Buckraoo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)

American Ninja (1985)

American Ninja 2: The Confrontation (1987)

American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt (1989)

American Ninja 4: The Annihilation (1991)

An American Werewolf in London (1981)

Big Top Pee-Wee (1988)

Blair Witch 2: The Book of Shadows (2000)

The Blair Witch Project (1999)

Cabin Fever (2003)

Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever (2009)

The Descent (2006)

Europa Report (2013)

The Expendables (2010)

The Expendables 2 (2012)

The Expendables 3 (2014)

Fight Club (1999)

How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

I Saw The Devil (2010)

In Time (2011)

Let the Right One In (2008)

Mother! (2017)

Reign of Fire (2002)

Rings (2017)

Rookie of the Year (1993)

Roxanne (1987)

The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Sin Nombre (2009)

Skyfall (2012)

Trollhunter (2011)

Wanted (2008)

War of The Worlds (2005)

What’s available on Prime Video September 2?

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power (2022)

What’s available on Prime Video September 16?

Goodnight Mommy (2022)

What’s available on Prime Video September 23?

Firestarter (2022)

What’s available on Prime Video September 30?

My Best Friend’s Exorcism (2022)

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What’s Coming to Hulu in September 2022?

What’s Coming to Hulu in September 2022?

four keatons on a couch.
Four Michael Keatons in Multiplicity
Image: Sony

What’s available on Hulu September 1?

Anaconda (1997)

Batman Begins (2005)

Big (1988)

Chronicle (2012)

Cliffhanger (1993)

Cowboys & Aliens (2011)

The Dark Knight (2008)

Fight Club (1999)

The Fisher King (1991)

Get Smart (2008)

High-rise (2015)

The Hitcher (1986)

Hook (1991)

Hostel (2006)

Hostel: Part II (2007)

Jessabelle (2014)

Kazaam (1996)

Lost In Space (1998)

The Man With the Iron Fists (2012)

The Mask of Zorro (1998)

Multiplicity (1996)

The Pirates! Band of Misfits (2012)

Robot and Frank (2012)

Short Circuit (1986)

Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)

The Three Musketeers (2011)

True Lies (1994)

Van Helsing (2004)

Year One (2009)

What’s available on Hulu September 15?

Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)

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What’s Coming to Disney+ in September 2022?

What’s Coming to Disney+ in September 2022?

andor riding a bike with Stellan on the back
Andor highlights a big month on Disney+.
Image: Lucasfilm

What’s available on Disney+ September 8?

Frozen (Sing-Along)

Frozen 2 (Sing-Along)

Thor: Love and Thunder

Cars on the Road

Marvel Studios Assembled: The Making of Thor: Love and Thunder

Obi-Wan Kenobi: A Jedi’s Return

Pinocchio

What’s available on Disney+ September 16?

Coco (Sing-Along)

What’s available on Disney+ September 21?

Andor

What’s available on Disney+ September 23?

Spies in Disguise

The Call of the Wild

What’s available on Disney+ September 30?

Hocus Pocus 2

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What’s coming to HBO Max in September 2022?

What’s coming to HBO Max in September 2022?

four men in a hot tub.
Hot Tub Time Machine. Yes.
Image: MGM

What’s available on HBO Max September 1?

Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)

Airplane! (1980)

Divergent (2014)

The Divergent Series: Allegiant (2016)

The Divergent Series: Insurgent (2015)

Frankenstein (1970)

The Host (2013)

Hot Tub Time Machine (2010, extended version)

Melancholia (2011)

My Bloody Valentine (1981, extended version)

The Ring Two (2005, extended version) 

Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986, extended version)

What Lies Beneath (2000)

What’s available on HBO Max September 4?

The Vampire Diaries: Seasons 1-8

What’s available on HBO Max September 9?

Moonfall (2022)

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What’s Coming to Paramount Plus in September 2022?

What’s Coming to Paramount Plus in September 2022?

Jude law and gwyneth paltrow
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow.
Image: Paramount

What’s available on Paramount Plus September 1?

10 Cloverfield Lane

American Ninja

American Ninja 2: The Confrontation

American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt

American Ninja 4: The Annihilation

Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

Area 51

Big Top Pee-Wee

Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2

Congo

F/X

Grease 2

Roxanne

Serendipity

Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow

Star Trek

Teen Wolf

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension

The Blair Witch Project

The Craft

The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button

The Natural

The Poseidon Adventure

The War of the Worlds

What’s available on Paramount Plus September 30?

The Descent

The Descent: Part 2

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What’s Coming to Shudder in September 2022?

What’s Coming to Shudder in September 2022?

three grifters on the road.
The Devil’s Rejects.
Image: Lionsgate

What’s available on Shudder September 1? 

31

The Devil’s Rejects

The Lords of Salem

Lady in White

Who Invited Them

What’s available on Shudder September 5?

The Living Dead at Manchester Morgue

What’s available on Shudder September 6?

Perfect Blue

Mind Game

Birdboy: The Forgotten Children

Nocturna Side A: The Great Old Man’s Night  

Lifechanger

What’s available on Shudder September 8?

 Saloum

What’s available on Shudder September 15?

Flux Gourmet

Speak No Evil 

What’s available on Shudder September 19?

Cemetery of Terror

Grave Robbers

What’s available on Shudder September 22?

Raven’s Hollow 

What’s available on Shudder September 26?

Sole Survivor

Trick or Treats

What’s available on Shudder September 29?

Sissy

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What’s Coming to Peacock in September 2022?

What’s Coming to Peacock in September 2022?

men standing stunned.
Simon Pegg and Nick Frost in Paul.
Image: Universal

What’s available on Peacock September 1?

17 Again, 2009

Army of Darkness, 1993

Beetlejuice, 1988

The Birds, 1963

The Blair Witch Project, 1999

Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2, 2000

Candyman, 1992

Casper, 1995

Dawn of the Dead, 2004

Devil, 2010

Dracula, 1979

Drag Me to Hell, 2009

Dredd, 2012

Epic, 2013

The Expendables, 2010

The Expendables 2, 2012

The Expendables 3, 2014

The Frighteners, 1996

The Funhouse, 1981

Furious 7, 2015

Halloween II, 1981

Halloween III: Season of the Witch, 1982

Jurassic Park, 1993

Jurassic Park III, 2001

Land of the Dead, 2005

The Lost World: Jurassic Park, 1997

Madagascar, 2005

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, 2008

Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted, 2021

Mama, 2013

The Man Who Knew Too Much, 1956

Marnie, 1964

Paul, 2011

The People Under the Stairs, 1991

Planet of the Apes, 2001

Prince of Darkness, 1987

Psycho, 1960

Psycho II, 1983

Psycho III, 1986

Psycho, 1998

The Purge: Election Year, 2016

Rear Window, 1954

Rob Zombie’s Halloween II, 2009

Rope, 1948

The Rundown, 2003

Saboteur, 1942

The Serpent and the Rainbow, 1987

Shadow of a Doubt, 1943

Shaun of the Dead, 2004

Shocker, 1993

The Skeleton Key, 2005

Slither, 2006

Tales From the Crypt: Bordello of Blood, 1996

Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight, 1995

Tales From the Hood, 1995

Tales From the Hood 2, 2018

Tales from the Hood 3, 2020

Ted 2, 2015

They Live, 1988

The Thing, 1982

Twilight, 2004

The Twilight Saga: New Moon, 2009

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, 2010

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1, 2011

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2, 2012

Twister, 1996

Vertigo, 1958

Videodrome, 1983

Village of the Damned, 1995

The Waterboy, 1998

The Wolfman, 2010

What’s available on Peacock September 2? 

Jurassic World Dominion, 2022

Jurassic World Dominion, 2022 (Extended Version)

What’s available on Peacock September 15? 

Bride of Frankenstein, 1935

Brides of Dracula, 1960

The Creature Walks Among Us, 1956

Curse of the Werewolf, 1961

Dr. Cyclops, 1940

Dracula, 1931

Dracula’s Daughter, 1936

The Evil of Frankenstein, 1964

Frankenstein, 1931

Frankenstein Meets the Wolfman, 1943

The Invisible Man, 1933

The Invisible Man Returns, 1940

The Invisible Woman, 1940

The Invisible Man’s Revenge, 1944

It Came From Outer Space, 1953

The Mummy, 1932

The Mummy’s Curse, 1944

The Mummy’s Ghost, 1944

The Mummy’s Hand, 1940

The Mummy’s Tomb, 1942

Night Monster, 1942

Phantom of the Opera, 1943

Phantom of the Opera, 1962

The Raven, 1935

Son of Dracula, 1943

Son of Frankenstein, 1939

Spider Woman Strikes Back, 1946

The Strange Case of Doctor RX, 1942

Werewolf of London, 1935

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