Mel Brooks’ Spaceballs is coming to Amazon and Hulu this month.
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In this day and age, knowing everything that’s coming to the popular streaming services is incredibly useful, bu tit can be hard to find the geeky things you’ll really want to watch. io9 is here to help—as your humble stewards, we’ve whittled down the new-addition lists to just the cool, nerdy, genre stuff coming to Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon in April so you can plan your month accordingly.


Just watch the first 30 seconds of the Mortal Kombat movie over and over.
Image: New Line

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Netflix

Available April 1

Battlefield Earth

Beethoven’s Christmas Adventure

Cabin Fever

Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever

Cats & Dogs

Deep Blue Sea

Looney Tunes: Back in Action

Mortal Kombat

Nancy Drew

Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest

Seven

Sin City

Speed Racer

Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

The Flintstones

The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas

The Iron Giant

The Lost Boys

The Queen of the Damned

The Spy Next Door

April 5

Despicable Me 3

April 6

Orbiter 9 — An original Netflix film about a woman who has been alone on a spaceship for her whole life suddenly meets a new engineer.

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April 13

Lost in Space: Season One — The new, original series!

April 18

Friend Request - A 2016 horror movie about a demonic presence that begins attacking people through social media.

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April 20

Aggretsuko: Season One — An animated series about a panda who works in an office by day and does death metal by night.

Mercury 13 — A Netflix original documentary about a group of women who, in 1961, were tested to go into space only to be replaced by men.

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Spy Kids: Mission Critical: Season One — Apparently, there’s a Netflix original series based on the Spy Kids movies coming out? Sure.

April 25

Bill Nye: Science Guy

Psychokinesis — A father with new supernatural powers protects his daughter in this Netflix original.

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Lando, an origin story, aka Mystery Team
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Amazon

Available April 1

A Simple Plan

Carrie

Escape from New York

Friday the 13th

Gamer

Hellbenders 3D - A 2012 film about down and dirty ministers who drag demons to Hell, literally.

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Kickboxer

Marathon Man

Mystery Team - Not to be confused with Mystery Men, this 2009 comedy about crime-solving kids also has an insane cast who, at the time, were relatively unknown. It includes Donald Glover, Ellie Kemper, Aubrey Plaza, and many others.

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Paranormal Activity

Prancer

Red State

Small Soldiers

Spaceballs

Texas Chainsaw Massacre II

The Foot Fist Way

The Karate Kid

The Phantom

The Rage: Carrie 2

Troy

Wayne’s World 2

Wishmaster

Wishmaster 2: Evil Never Dies

Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of Hell

Wishmaster 4: The Prophecy Fulfilled

April 5

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

Miss Voorhees, what did you do?
Image: Paramount

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Hulu

Available April 1

A Simple Plan

Barbie: A Fashion Fairytale

Barbie and the Diamond Castle

The Beaver

Carrie

Red State

Con Air

Death Becomes Her 

Eagle Vs Shark - A 2007 New Zealand romantic comedy that isn’t really scifi or anything but, does happen to be the directorial debut of one Taika Waititi.

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The Foot Fist Way

Friday The 13th 

Gamer

The Giant King - Two robots wander through a barren, post-apocalyptic wasteland looking for answers in this animated film.

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Hellbenders 3D

Land Before Time IV: Journey Through the Mists

Land Before Time Sing Along

Land Before Time Sing Along 2

Land Before Time V: The Mysterious Island

Land Before Time VI: The Secret of Saurus Rock

Land Before Time VII: The Stone of Cold Fire

Mystery Team

Paranormal Activity

The Phantom

Prancer

The Rage: Carrie 2

Roxanne

Small Soldiers

Spaceballs

Texas Chainsaw Massacre II

Wayne’s World 2 

Wishmaster

Wishmaster 2: Evil Never Dies

Wishmaster 3: Beyond the Gates of Hell

Wishmaster 4: The Prophecy Fulfilled

April 10

Preacher: Complete Season Two

April 15

Master of Disguise - A truly terrible Dana Carvey comedy about a man who puts on absurd if not genuinely upsetting costumes to solve crimes.

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Slumber - A new horror film about sleep paralysis and nightmares come to life.

April 18

Tragedy Girls - Two girls capture a murderer, then decide to kill him on social media to boost their fame.

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April 20

Z for Zachariah - This little known post-apocalyptic drama stars Chiwetel Ejiofor and Chris Pine competing for the love of a woman played by Margot Robbie.

April 22

Westworld: Season Two

April 25

The Handmaid’s Tale: Season Two - Hulu’s acclaimed series returns, so definitely mark your calendars for this.

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April 27

Tiny Shoulders: Rethinking Barbie - A Hulu original documentary on the Barbie doll and her influence on culture.

April 28

78/52: Hitchcock’s Shower Scene - The iconic shower scene in Psycho is hyper-analyzed in this fascinating documentary.

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