This article will detail the Halloween releases for Netflix in October 2022, otherwise known as Horror Month.
October is a fun time of year, right? Welcome to our special Netflix article for Halloween, explaining which spooky movies and shows are on the way for October 2022, otherwise known as the month of horror.
Keep in mind that this article focuses primarily on original horror content rather than licensed pricing, with a focus on recognizable IPs or highly anticipated movies and shows. As full information is not available at the moment, this article will be updated regularly throughout the month with the latest additions as we receive them. And remember that we offer the most comprehensive coverage of all streaming releases here at Ready Steady Cut, so be sure to check back regularly not only for updates, but also for links to our reviews and September offer summaries.
What’s coming to Netflix for Halloween 2022?
Here’s everything we know so far for the horror month:
Mr. Harrigan’s phone (2022) – a Netflix Original Movie – Blumhouse and Netflix teamed up to adapt Stephen King’s short novel. This premise follows
Craig, a young boy, who befriends elderly billionaire John Harrigan. Craig then gives him a cell phone. However, when the man dies, Craig discovers he can communicate with his friend from the grave. The film adaptation will star Donald Sutherland and Jaeden Martell.
Old (2022) – a German Netflix Original horror film that follows a woman who returns home with her children to attend her sister’s wedding. However, she suddenly has to defend her family against the elders in a killing spree.
The midnight club season 1 – another Netflix original horror series by Mike Flanagan (who else!). This will be the most anticipated series of the month. An adaptation for adolescents about a group of terminally ill adolescents in a hospice. As part of an exclusive club, they make a chilling pact: the first to die must send a sign from beyond the grave. Hold on tight, people; this could be another classic!
The Curse of Bridge Hollow (2022) – a Netflix Original film that follows a dad who hates Halloween (played by Marlon Wayans) who reluctantly teams up with his teenage daughter when an evil spirit devastates giving life to their town’s decorations.
Unsolved mysteries season 3 – a Netflix documentary series: This successful reboot now has a third season. This time they will release episodes over three weeks, with a different spooky mystery to unravel. Season 1 and 2 were a success, so let’s hope it is!
The school of good and evil (2022) – a Netflix Original movie – starring Sophia Anne Caruso, Sofia Wylie and Charlize Theron, this will be the most anticipated movie on Netflix for the month of horror. The premise follows best friends Sophie and Agatha, who test their bond when they are taken away to a magical school for future fairy tale heroes and villains. The story is based on the book by Soman Chainani.
The Cabinet of Curiosities by Guillermo del Toro season 1 – a Netflix anthology horror series – Mike Flanagan has some contest this month from famed director Guillermo del Toro. The series will release two episodes a day until October 28.
Daniel Spellbound season 1 – a Netflix Original animated series – this series is already renewed for season 2, but the first season must first gloat in the month of Halloween. The premise is this: the magic is real, but it’s hidden from the public and Daniel knows where to find it. He discovers a strange ingredient, he gets the attention of dangerous alchemists who take him on an adventure while the wizarding world hangs in the balance.
Wendell & Wild (2022) – a Netflix original movie – to wrap up the horror month, we’re offered a stop-motion animated film from director Henry Selic. The premise follows two demons attempting to move to the land of the living.
And that’s it so far: the Halloween releases for Netflix in October 2022, otherwise known as Horror Month. We will keep this page updated!