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All the movies and TV shows coming to Netflix, Hulu, Disney+, and Amazon Prime in April 2021

Highlights include a new Tom Clancy movie starring Michael B. Jordan and the series finales of two Disney Plus shows.

THUNDER FORCE (L-R): MELISSA MCCARTHY as LYDIA, OCTAVIA SPECER as EMILY. Cr. HOPPER STONE/NETFLIX © 2021. 
Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer in Netflix's "Thunder Force." Hopper Stone/Netflix

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Even though movie theaters are open and playing some of this year’s awards season contenders, most people are continuing to watch their on-screen entertainment at home.

Thankfully, April looks like another great month for streaming, as Netflix, Hulu, Disney+, and Amazon Prime will offer plenty of new releases.

Here’s the full list of new movies and TV shows arriving on the four platforms in April 2021. If you want a more curated list, be sure to check out our list of the 10 best movies and TV shows to stream right now.

Hulu

Movies

April 1
2012 (2009)
28 Days Later (2003)
A Hologram for the King (2016)
A Low Down Dirty Shame (1994)
A Simple Plan (1998)
The Abyss (1989)
Before We Go (2015)
Bug (2007)
Bulworth (1998)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
Captain Kronos: Vampire Hunter (1974)
Changing Lanes (2002)
Chappaquiddick (2017)
Chato’s Land (1972)
Cheech & Chong’s Still Smokin’ (1983)
Cohen and Tate (1989)
The Color Purple (1985)
The Dead Zone (1983)
The Devil’s Double (2011)
Devil in a Blue Dress (1995)
Die Hard (1988)
Die Hard With A Vengeance (1995)
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)
Dude, Where’s My Car? (2000)
Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)
Frankie & Alice (2014)
Friends With Benefits (2011)
Garden State (2004)
The Gift (2000)
Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)
Guess Who (2005)
Hancock (2008)
The Hunting Party (1971)
In The Mix (2005)
Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport (2000)
Lady in a Cage (1964)
Larry The Cable Guy: Health Inspector (2006)
Life Of Crime (2014)
Live Free Or Die Hard (2007)
Mad Max (1980)
Madea Goes To Jail (Theatrical Feature) (2009)
The Man Who Could Cheat Death (1959)
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2004)
Monster’s Ball (2001)
Motel Hell (1980)
Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
Never Back Down (2008)
New in Town (2009)
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
The Out-Of-Towners (1999)
The Pawnbroker (1964)
Platoon (1986)
The Polar Express (2004)
The Preacher’s Wife (1996)
The Program (1993)
Ramona and Beezus (2009)
The Replacement Killers (1998)
Rio (2011)
The Sandlot (1993)
Scary Movie 4 (2006)
Sex And The City (2008)
Sex And The City 2 (2010)
Shaft (2000)
Shrek 2 (2002)
The Skull (1965)
Sleeping With The Enemy (1991)
Sliver (1993)
So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993)
Star Trek: Generations (1994)
Step Up Revolution (2012)
The Sum of All Fears (2002)
That Thing You Do! (1996)
The Upside (2017)
Vanilla Sky (2001)
Virtuosity (1995)
Waiting to Exhale (1995)
War (2007)
Warriors of Virtue (1997)
What About Bob? (1991)
Where the Heart Is (2000)
Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)

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April 3
Blair Witch (2016)

April 5
Girl (2020)

April 9
The Standard (2020)
Stars Fell on Alabama (2021)

April 10
Desierto (2015)
Knuckledust (2020)

April 12
Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)
Spontaneous (2020)

April 16
Fly Like A Girl (2020)
Songbird (2020)

April 17
Modern Persuasion (2020)
Thelma (2017)

April 23
The Place of No Words (2020)

April 25
Wild Mountain Thyme (2021)

April 28
Arrival (2016)

April 30
The Judge (2014)

TV Shows/Specials

April 1
Amy Schumer Learns to Cook: Complete Season 1
Caribbean Life: Complete Seasons 18 & 19
Chopped: Complete Season 44
Chopped Sweets: Complete Season 1
Christina On The Coast: Complete Season 2
Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives: Complete Seasons 34 & 35
Doubling Down with the Derricos: Complete Season 1
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition: Complete Season 1
Guy’s Grocery Games: Complete Season 22
Naked and Afraid XL: Complete Season 6
Say Yes to the Dress: Complete Season 19
Tournament of Champions: Complete Season 1
Undercover Billionaire: Complete Season 1
UniKitty: Complete Season 3
Vegas Chef Prizefight: Complete Season 1
Worst Cooks in America: Complete Season 18
Higurashi: When They Cry: Season 1, Epsiodes 1-12

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April 2
WeWork: Or the Making and Breaking of a $47 Billion Dollar Unicorn: Documentary Premiere
Law & Order: Organized Crime: Series Premiere
Manifest: Season 3 Premiere
The Moody’s: Season 2 Finale
Real Housewives of New York City: Complete Season 12

April 3
Hysterical: Series Premiere

April 7
Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World: Season 1, Epsiodes 1-12

April 8
Home Economics: Series Premiere

April 9
Everything’s Gonna Be Okay: Season 2 Premiere
Rebel: Series Premiere

April 10
The Day I Became a God: Season 1, Episodes 1-12

April 15
Younger: Season 7 Premiere
Real Housewives of Beverly Hills: Complete Season 10

April 20
Sasquatch: Documentary Series Premiere

April 21
Cruel Summer: Series Premiere

April 22
GRETA THUNBERG: A YEAR TO CHANGE THE WORLD: Documentary Series Premiere

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April 26
The Oscars Red Carpet Show: Special
The 93rd Oscars: Special

April 28
The Handmaid’s Tale: Season 4 Premiere

Amazon

Movies

April 1
A Hologram For The King
Anna Karenina
Art of Falling in Love
A Simple Plan
Because I Said So
Bob Roberts
Brüno
Captain Kronos: Vampire Hunter
Chato’s Land
Cheech & Chong’s Still Smokin’
Cohen And Tate
Devil In A Blue Dress
Did You Hear About The Morgans?
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Evan Almighty
Forgetting Sarah Marshall
Four Weddings And A Funeral
Frankie & Alice
Girl With A Pearl Earring
Gunfighters Of Abilene
Hancock
Head Of State
How To Train Your Dragon
Inception
Johnny English
Lady In A Cage
Larry Crowne
League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen
Lords Of Dogtown
Love in Harmony Valley
Madea’s Big Happy Family
Madea Goes To Jail
Mad Max
Master And Commander: The Far Side Of The World
Men Of Honor Milk
Minority Report
Monster’s Ball
Moonrise Kingdom
Motel Hell
My Cousin Vinny
New In Town
Open Range
Platoon
Shaft
Shooter
Sleeping With The Enemy
Smiley Face Killers
So I Married An Axe Murderer
That Thing You Do!
The Abyss
The Dead Zone
The Devil’s Double
The Gift
The Happening
The Hunting Party
The Lincoln Lawyer
The Man Who Could Cheat Death
The Pawnbroker
The Program
The Replacement Killers
The Skull
The Sum Of All Fears
Untraceable
Valerie
Waiting To Exhale

What About Bob?

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April 2
Unhinged

April 3
Blair Witch

April 7
Girl From Monaco
High-Rise
Pulse
Ragnarok
The Answer Man
The Priest
Trollhunter

April 12
Paranormal Activity 4
Spontaneous

April 14
Burden
Cézanne Et Moi
Terror’s Advocate
 

April 16
Somewhere
Wander

April 21
Merantau
Muay Thai Giant
The Hero Of Color City
Venus And Serena

April 26
The Artist

April 28
Arrival
Barry Munday
Harlem Aria
Kiltro
The Commune
The Warlords

April 30
Tom Clancy’s Without Remorse

TV Shows/Specials

April 1
Aber Bergen: season 1
After the First 48: season 1
Anne+: season 1
Couples Therapy: season 1
Creepshow: season 1
Engine Masters: season 1
Garfield & Friends: season 1
Ice Road Truckers: season 1
Jacqueline and Jilly: season 1
Keeping Faith: season 1
Rectify: season 1
Survivor’s Remorse: seasons 1-4
The Adventures of Napkin Man: season 1
The Restaurant: season 1

April 9
Them: Season 1

Netflix

Movies

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April 1
2012
Cop Out
Friends with Benefits
Insidious
Legally Blonde
Leprechaun
The Pianist
The Possession
Tersanjung the Movie – Netflix Film
The Time Traveler’s Wife
Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Big Happy Family
White Boy
Yes Man

April 2
Concrete Cowboy – Netflix Film
Just Say Yes – Netflix Film
Madame Claude – Netflix Film
Sky High – Netflix Film

April 3
Escape from Planet Earth

April 4
What Lies Below

April 5
Coded Bias

April 6
The Last Kids on Earth: Happy Apocalypse to You – Netflix Family

April 7
Dolly Parton: A MusiCares Tribute – Netflix Documentary
This Is A Robbery: The World’s Biggest Art Heist – Netflix Documentary

April 9
Have You Ever Seen Fireflies? – Netflix Film
Night in Paradise – Netflix Film
Thunder Force – Netflix Film

April 10
The Stand-In

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April 12
New Gods: Nezha Reborn – Netflix Film

April 14
The Soul – Netflix Film
Why Did You Kill Me? – Netflix Documentary

April 15
Dark City Beneath the Beat
The Master
Ride or Die – Netflix Film

April 16
Arlo the Alligator Boy – Netflix Family
Ajeeb Daastaans – Netflix Film
Crimson Peak
Into the Beat – Netflix Film
Rush
Synchronic
The Zookeeper’s Wife

April 19
Miss Sloane

April 22
Searching for Sheela
Stowaway – Netflix Film

April 23
Heroes: Silence and Rock & Roll
Tell Me When – Netflix Film

April 27
August: Osage County
Battle of Los Angeles

April 29
Things Heard & Seen – Netflix Film

April 30
The Mitchells vs. The Machines – Netflix Family

TV Shows/Specials

April 1
Magical Andes: Season 2 – Netflix Documentary
Prank Encounters: Season 2 – Netflix Original
Secrets of Great British Castles: Season 1
Worn Stories – Netflix Documentary

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April 2
The Serpent – Netflix Original

April 5
Family Reunion: Part 3 – Netflix Family

April 6
The Last Kids on Earth: Happy Apocalypse to You – Netflix Family

April 7
The Big Day: Collection 2 – Netflix Original
Snabba Cash – Netflix Original
The Wedding Coach – Netflix Original

April 8
The Way of the Househusband – Netflix Anime

April 11
Diana: The Interview That Shook the World

April 12
Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn: Seasons 1-4

April 13
The Baker and the Beauty: Season 1
Mighty Express: Season 3 – Netflix Family
My Love: Six Stories of True Love – Netflix Documentary

April 14
Dad Stop Embarrassing Me! – Netflix Original
The Circle: Season 2 – Netflix Original
Law School – Netflix Original

April 16
Fast & Furious Spy Racers: Season 4: Mexico – Netflix Family
Why Are You Like This – Netflix Original

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April 18
Luis Miguel – The Series: Season 2 – Netflix Original

April 19
PJ Masks: Season 3

April 20
Izzy’s Koala World: Season 2 – Netflix Family

April 21
Zero – Netflix Original

April 22
Life in Color with David Attenborough – Netflix Documentary

April 23
Shadow and Bone – Netflix Original

April 27
Fatma – Netflix Original
Go! Go! Cory Carson: Season 4 – Netflix Family

April 28
Sexify – Netflix Original
Headspace Guide to Sleep – Netflix Documentary

April 29
Yasuke – Netflix Anime

April 30
The Innocent – Netflix Original
The Mitchells vs. The Machines – Netflix Family
Pet Stars – Netflix Original
The Unremarkable Juanquini: Season 2 – Netflix Original

 

Disney+

Movies

April 2
Caravan of Courage: An Ewok Adventure (1984)
Ewoks: The Battle for Endor (1985)
Night at the Museum (2006)
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
Sharks of the Bermuda Triangle (2020)
The Big Year (2011)
The Island at the Top of the World (1974)
The Last Ice (2020)
Third Man on the Mountain (1959)

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April 9
Cesar Millan: The Real Story (2012)
Man of the House (2005)
Mark Twain and Me (1991)
Squanto: A Warrior’s Tale (1994)

April 16
Rio (2011)
The Kid Who Would Be King (2019)
Treasure Buddies (2012)
White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf (1994)

April 22
Secrets of the Whales (2021)

April 23
Baby’s Day Out (1994)
Being the Queen (2020)

April 30
Oklahoma! (1955)
The Lone Ranger (2013)

TV Shows/Specials

April 2
Higglytown Heroes (Seasons 1 and 2)
Made in a Day (Season 1)
Secrets Of Sulphur Springs (Episode 10)
Secrets of the Zoo (Season 4)
Star Wars: Clone Wars (Volume 1 and 2)
Star Wars: Ewoks (Seasons 1 and 2)
The Story of the Faithful Wookie (segment from The Star Wars Holiday Special)
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (Episode 3)
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers (Episode 2)
Walk the Prank (Seasons 1-3)

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April 9
Future-Worm! (Season 1)
Kick Buttowki: Suburban Daredevil (Seasons 1 and 2)
Secrets of Sulphur Springs (Season 1 Finale)
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (Episode 4)
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers (Episode 3)

April 16
Big Shot (Episode 1)
Earth Moods (Season 1)
Primal Survivor (Season 5)
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (Episode 5)
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers (Episode 4)

April 23
Big Shot (Episode 2)
Disney Junior Puppy Dog Pals (Season 3)
Disney Live and Maddie (Seasons 1-4)
Disney My Music Story: Sukimaswitch (2021)
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (Season Finale)
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers (Episode 5)

April 30
Adventures in Wonderland (Seasons 1-4)
Assembled: The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
Big Shot (Episode 3)
Ducktales (Season 3)
Mira: Royal Detective (Season 1)
The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers (Episode 6)

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