Binge Watching in Bed: October Edition

Simmons
October 12, 2016

October brings us all things ghoulish! What’s a better way to celebrate the season than with a few horror-inspired shows and movies to binge watch?
Get cozy in your Beautyrest (or find a store near if you haven’t found your ideal mattress) and jump into these perfect streaming selections!

Scream Season 2 (Netflix)

Lock your doors and don’t answer the phone. The teen horror classic is back! Catch up on Season 1 then dive into Season 2 of the MTV adaptation of the film. Or you could always go back in time with the original Scream, which is also streaming on Netflix.

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Rocky Horror Picture Show (Hulu Plus)

Let’s do the time warp again! Laverne Cox stars as Dr. Frank N Furter alongside other famous co-stars in the live adaptation of the 1975 cult classic. Stream it live on FOX.com October 20 at 8:00pm ET or watch it on Hulu Plus.

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Walking Dead Season 6 (Netflix)

After that major cliffhanger, Walking Dead fans are anxiously awaiting new episodes to know what happens next. Relive Season 6 on Netflix in anticipation of the Season 7 premiere airing October 23 on AMC. 

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Blair Witch Project (Netflix and Hulu Plus)

Although this low-budget film debuted in 1999, it remains a fantastic spooky pick for October. Watch the original then catch the new sequel, Blair Witch, in theaters now.

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American Horror Story: Hotel (Season 5) (Netflix, Amazon Instant Video and Hulu Plus)

Talk about creepy. You’ll definitely get chills from this dark fifth installment of the award-winning franchise.

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Freakish (Hulu Plus)

In this Hulu original series, high school students struggle for survival after mutants take over their town after a chemical plant explosion. Unpredictable events ensue Walking Dead–style.
 

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For those who would prefer to watch something a little less scary, there are plenty of other new shows to add to your queue!

The Mindy Project Season 5 Premiere (Hulu Plus)

It’s decision time for Mindy. Does she settle down or not settle? Romantically-challenged Mindy figures it all out in Season 5.

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Justin Timberlake + The Tennessee Kids (Netflix)

Couldn’t see JT on tour this year? Sing and dance along to his 20/20 Experience tour film shot at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. 

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