New on Hulu: All the Movies and TV Coming in April

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New on Hulu: All the Movies and TV Coming in April

Hulu’s streaming slate is about due for another monthly upgrade, with a bevy of exciting new programming heading to the service in April. Between the streamer’s burgeoning slate of original shows and its increasingly competitive movie library, Hulu continues to step its game up—read on to see exactly how they’re doing that next.

Hulu’s April slate is highlighted by its TV offerings, none more momentous than the return of their original series adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale. The Emmy-winning dystopian drama, starring Mad Men’s Elisabeth Moss as our protagonist Offred, “returns with a second season shaped by Offred’s pregnancy and her ongoing fight to free her future child from the dystopian horrors of Gilead,” per Hulu’s synopsis. The new season’s first teaser debuted earlier this month, auguring a blooming revolution amongst the subjugated handmaids of Gilead. The resistance begins on April 25. Earlier in the month, we can look forward to a number of other noteworthy additions, including the complete fourth season of Starz’s swashbuckling adventure series Black Sails on April 2, the complete second season of AMC’s decidedly sacreligious Preacher adaptation on April 10, the season seven premiere of Fox comedy New Girl on April 11, the season two premiere of HBO’s prestige sci-fi juggernaut Westworld (for HBO subscribers only) on April 22 and the complete fifth season of History’s Vikings on April 24. Last but by no means least among Hulu’s April TV additions is underrated NBC sitcom The Carmichael Show, whose third and final season streams in full starting on April 30.

As for Hulu’s incoming feature film slate, we’d first and foremost like to highlight Martin Scorsese’s Taxi Driver, inbound on April 1. The gritty and iconic 1976 drama stars Robert De Niro as alienated Vietnam vet Travis Bickle, who becomes a cab driver because he’s unable to sleep at night. Travis slips slowly and surely towards the precipice of sanity over the course of the film, becoming increasingly obsessed with the idea of purging New York City of “filth and scum” until his radical thoughts result in an indelibly bloody conclusion. And speaking of blood, the first of the month will also see the addition of classic Stephen King adaptation Carrie (1976), along with overlooked Danny McBride/Jody Hill comedy The Foot Fist Way, iconic ‘80s horror landmark Friday the 13th, all-time Oscar-winning epic Lawrence of Arabia, game-changing 2007 horror hit Paranormal Activity, subversive ‘90s action-comedy Small Soldiers, Mel Brooks’ beloved Star Wars spoof Spaceballs, Molly Shannon-starring SNL spinoff Superstar, Cheech & Chong’s seminal stoner comedy Up in Smoke and endearing 1993 sequel Wayne’s World 2, among many others. Films to follow later on in April include Ridley Scott’s Denzel Washington-starring crime drama American Gangster and Roberto Benigni’s Oscar-winning 1997 Holocaust drama Life is Beautiful, both of which debut on April 15, followed by hand-painted (and Oscar-nominated) Vincent Van Gogh biopic Loving Vincent on April 19 and underrated post-apocalyptic thriller Z for Zachariah on April 20.

Lastly, we take stock of what’s leaving Hulu next month: not much, fortunately. April 30 is the last day to stream charming French romance Amelie, Oscar-winning 1982 romantic drama An Officer and a Gentleman, Philip Seymour Hoffman-starring biopic Capote, Sergio Leone’s spaghetti western sequel For A Few Dollars More, 1990’s Oscar-nominated Hamlet adaptation and Stephen Chow’s comedic martial-arts adventure Kung Fu Hustle. But beyond that, we’re pleased to report that Hulu’s library won’t be missing much of consequence come May 1.

See Hulu’s complete slate of incoming and outgoing programming for April below.

Coming to Hulu in April

Available April 1
60 Days In: Complete Season 3 (A&E)
American Pickers: Complete Seasons 15 & 16 (History)
Ancient Aliens: Complete Season 12 (History)
Counting Cars: Complete Season 6B (History)
Fixer Upper: Complete Season 4 (HGTV)
Flea Market Flip: Complete Season 4 (HGTV)
Flip or Flop: Complete Season 6 (HGTV)
Gangland Undercover: Complete Season 1 (History)
House Hunters: Complete Season 108 (HGTV)
House Hunter’s Renovation: Complete Season 8 (HGTV)
Intervention: Complete Seasons 15 & 16 (A&E)
Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath: Complete Season 2 (A&E)
Project Runway: Complete Season 15 (Lifetime)
Property Brothers: Complete Season 9 (HGTV)
Property Brothers: Buying & Selling: Complete Seasons 1 & 4 (HGTV)
Worst Cooks in America: Complete Season 8 (Food Network)
30 Beats (2012)
5 Days of War (2010)
50/50 (2011)
52 Pick-Up (1986)
A Simple Plan (1998)
Accepted (2006)
Barbie A Fashion Fairytale (2010)
Barbie and the Diamond Castle (2008)
Basic Instinct (1992)
The Beaver (2011)
The Big Wedding (2013)
Carrie (1976)
Red State (2012)
Con Air (1997)
The Conspirator (2011)
Cool Runnings (1993)
Danny Roane: First Time Director (2007)
Death Becomes Her (1992)
Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)
The Dogs of War (1981)
Drugstore Cowboy (1989)
Eagle Vs Shark (2007)
Eight Millimeter (1999)
Eye for an Eye (1996)
Fathers and Daughters (2015)
Flashback (1990)
The Flowers of War (2011)
The Foot Fist Way (2008)
For A Few Dollars More (1967)
Fred: The Movie (2010)
Fred: Night of the Living Fred (2011)
Fred 3: Camp Fred (2012)
Friday The 13th (1980)
Funny About Love (1990)
Gamer (2009)
The Giant King (2015)
Hellbenders 3D (2012)
Honey (2003)
Honey 2 (2011)
I Am a Teacher (2016)
The Inbetweeners (2011)
Internal Affairs (1990)
The Jackal (1997)
Jane Eyre (2011)
K2 (1991)
Ladybugs (1992)
Land Before Time IV: Journey Through the Mists (1996)
Land Before Time Sing Along (1997)
Land Before Time Sing Along 2 (1999)
Land Before Time V: The Mysterious Island (1997)
Land Before Time VI: The Secret of Saurus Rock (1998)
Land Before Time VII: The Stone of Cold Fire (2000)
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
Leftovers (2017)
Life Stinks (1991)
Man in the Moon (1991)
Map of the Human Heart (1992)
Marathon Man (1976)
The Marc Pease Experience (2009)
Married to the Mob (1988)
The Men Who Stare at Goats (2009)
Miami Blues (1990)
Mystery Team (2009)
Paranormal Activity (2007)
The Phantom (1996)
Prancer (1989)
Project Nim (2011)
Quigley Down Under (1990)
The Rage: Carrie 2 (1999)
Roxanne (1987)
Salsa (1988)
Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll (2010)
Shanghai Surprise (1986)
She’s Having A Baby (1988)
Small Soldiers (1998)
Snake Eyes (1998)
Spaceballs (1987)
Stand Up Guys (2012)
Standing in the Shadows of Motown (2002)
Stories We Tell (2012)
Superstar (1999)
The Switch (2010)
Taxi Driver (1976)
Tenderness (2009)
Texas Chainsaw Massacre II (1986)
Texas Killing Fields (2011)
The Thomas Crown Affair (1999)
Throw Momma from the Train (1987)
Thunder Soul (2010)
Trading Mom (1994)
Tumbledown (2015)
Up In Smoke (1978)
Uptown Girls (2003)
U-571 (2000)
Warpath (1951)
Wayne’s World 2 (1993)
The Winning Season (2010)
Wishmaster (1997)
Wishmaster 2: Evil Never Dies (1999)
Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of Hell (2001)
Wishmaster 4: The Prophecy Fulfilled (2002)
You Don’t Mess with the Zohan (2008)

Available April 2
Black Sails: Complete Season 4 (Starz)
Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert: Special (NBC)
Life Partners (2014)

Available April 3
The Crossing: Series Premiere (ABC)

Available April 4
National Treasure: Kiri: Complete Season 2 Premiere (Hulu Original)
So B It (2016)

Available April 6
Dina (2017)

Available April 7
My Hero Academia (Subbed): Season 3 Premiere (Funimation)

Available April 9
Take My Nose…Please (2017)

Available April 10
Preacher: Complete Season 2 (AMC)
Hours (2013)

Available April 11
New Girl: Season 7 Premiere (FOX)
Augie (2017)

Available April 12
I Can Do Bad All by Myself (2009)

Available April 13
Rellik: Series Premiere (*Cinemax)

Available April 14
Dealt (2017)

Available April 15
A Teacher (2013)
American Gangster (2007)
Boys and Girls (2000)
Fame (2009)
Hollow in the Land (2018)
Howl (2010)
In the Bedroom (2001)
Life is Beautiful (1997)
Master of Disguise (2002)
Off Label (2012)
Shut Up and Play the Hits (2012)
Slumber (2018)
The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
The Messenger (2009)

Available April 16
The Relationtrip (2017)

Available April 18
Tragedy Girls (2017)

Available April 19
Love Island: Complete Seasons 1 & 2 (ITV)
The Only Way Is Essex: Complete Season 21 (All3 Media)
Loving Vincent (2017)

Available April 20
Z for Zachariah (2015)

Available April 22
Westworld: Season 2 Premiere (*HBO)

Available April 24
Vikings: Complete Season 5 (History)

Available April 25
The Handmaid’s Tale: Season 2 Premiere (Hulu Original)

Available April 26
Into the Night: Portraits of Life and Death (2017)

Available April 27
Tiny Shoulders: Rethinking Barbie (Hulu Original Documentary)

Available April 28
78/52: Hitchcock’s Shower Scene (2017)

Available April 29
Permanent (2017)

Available April 30
The Carmichael Show: Complete Season 3 (NBC)
Unsolved Mysteries: Complete Seasons 9 – 14 (FilmRise)
A Thousand Junkies (2017)

Leaving Hulu on April 30:

All Dogs Go to Heaven (1989)
All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 (1996)
Amelie (2001)
American Idiots (2013)
An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatre (2002)
Avenging Force (1986)
Bolero (1984)
Capote (2005)
Coming Soon (1999)
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002)
Depraved Decadence (2007)
Excess Baggage (1997)
Fire with Fire (2012)
For A Few Dollars More (1967)
Hamlet (1990)
Harsh Times (2006)
He Said, She Said (1991)
Hoodlum (1997)
Intersection (1994)
Keeping Up With the Steins (2006)
Kung Fu Hustle (2005)
Larger Than Life (1996)
Look Who’s Talking (1989)
Look Who’s Talking Now (1993)
Look Who’s Talking Too (1990)
Lulu on the Bridge (1998)
Mystic Pizza (1988)
Red State (2012)
Redline (2009)
Running Scared (1986)
Sabrina (1995)
Show of Force (1990)
Things You Can Tell Just By Looking At Her (1999)
Traitor (2008)
Two Family House (2000)

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