What to watch in October on Netflix, Disney+, Amazon Prime Video, Neon NZ, TVNZ OnDemand and DocPlay
Seinfeld: Seasons 1 - 9 (October 1, Netflix)
Diana: The Musical (October 1, Netflix)
Among the Stars (October 6, Disney+)
A six-part docuseries with fly on the wall access into the wider world of NASA, with cameras on Earth and in space. NASA astronaut Captain Chris Cassidy is on a quest to get back in his spacesuit for one last mission. This series follows Chris and the wider team who take on missions that risk life, limb and reputation for the greater good of humankind. Join them as their missions unfold.
Black Widow (October 6, Disney+)
Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Natasha must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger.
LEGO® Star Wars: Terrifying Tales (October 8, Disney+)
After the events of “The Rise of Skywalker,” Poe and BB-8 must make an emergency landing on the volcanic planet Mustafar where they meet the greedy and conniving Graballa the Hutt who has purchased Darth Vader’s castle and is renovating it into the galaxy’s first all-inclusive Sith-inspired luxury hotel.
Muppets Haunted Mansion (October 8, Disney+)
World-famous daredevil The Great Gonzo takes on the greatest challenge of his life by spending the night in the scariest place on Earth — the Haunted Mansion.
Wonder Woman 1984 (October 10, Neon)
Gal Gadot's Diana's back in the Patty Jenkins' led 80s superhero fest which sees Kristen Wiig playing the baddie and Chris Pine rocking the humour and 80s fashion as Diana's long lost love Steve.
The Movies That Made Us: Season 3 (October 12, Netflix)
I Know What You Did Last Summer (October 15, Amazon Prime Video)
Written and executive produced by Sara Goodman, I Know What You Did Last Summer is based on Lois Duncan’s 1973 novel, which was also the basis of the iconic 1997 film. One year after the fatal car accident that haunted their graduation night, a group of teenagers find themselves bound together by a dark secret and stalked by a brutal killer. As they try to piece together who’s after them, they reveal the dark side of their seemingly perfect town—and themselves. Everyone is hiding something, and uncovering the wrong secret could be deadly.
You Season 3 (October 15, Netflix)
Now married with a young baby, Love and Joe try to forge a normal life in the affluent suburb of Madre Linda. But old habits die hard.
Succession (October 18, Neon NZ)
Ambushed by his son Kendall at the end of season two, Logan Roy begins season three in a perilous position, scrambling to secure familial, political and financial alliances. Tensions rise as a bitter corporate battle threatens to turn into a family civil war.
Promising Young Woman (October 22, Neon)
Carey Mulligan's searing turn in Emerald Fennell's award-winning drama still sizzles months after it was first released.
LoveLife (October 28, TVNZ OnDemand)
The Green Knight (October 28, Amazon Prime Video)
Denied a cinema release in Covid-stricken 2021 on New Zealand shores, The Green Knight could be something a bit special.