25 Comedies New To Streaming This Month

Updated:
Try using the arrow keys

It's hard to keep up with what shows are on which streaming network — especially since that often changes from month to month. And while there are plenty of grim prestige dramas to keep fans invested, there comes a time when you just want to sink into the couch and watch something funny. Fortunately, there are plenty of comedies new to streaming in October 2019 on platforms like Hulu, Netflix, HBO, and Amazon Prime.

Since it's the season for horror, many genre fans will want to scare themselves silly. But that doesn't mean there aren't some quality comedies available this month, either. Classic '90s movies like Good Burger and Bad Boys are available starting in October, alongside stand-up specials from Nikki Glaser, Arsenio Hall, and Gary Gulman.

This list also includes shoutouts to Schitt's Creek, BoJack Horseman, and Big Mouth — new seasons of which will be available on Netflix starting this month. Then there's Eddie Murphy's much-awaited comeback in the Netflix film Dolemite Is My Name, which features an impressive number of comedians. So no matter what streaming platform you're subscribed to, there's something on this list for everyone. So in between horror shows like AHS: 1984, Castle Rock, and Nancy Drew, here are some hilarious movies and TV shows to cleanse the palate and help you sleep at night.

This article was originally published on

More Slideshows