Streaming

The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now 

Ranker Streaming
Updated December 22, 2019 1.7k votes 191 voters 13.6k views 53 items

Take a break from TV binge-watching, and watch the best movies streaming on Hulu right now. Featuring new movies on Hulu as well as Hollywood classics, this Hulu movies list also includes award-winning documentaries, foreign films, and great indies. What are the must-see movies on Hulu? Look below for the top most recommended movies on Hulu voted on by other Hulu watchers. Some good movies on Hulu include Arrival, Chinatown, Blue Velvet, Rain Man, and Shrek. These movies space across all genres, including action, comedies, dramas, and even inspirational movies.

Vote up your top movies on Hulu today. Your votes will help determine the most popular movie streaming on Hulu.

1
Shrek is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers
Shrek is a 2001 American computer-animated fantasy-comedy film produced by PDI/DreamWorks, released by DreamWorks Pictures, directed by Andrew Adamson and Vicky Jenson, featuring the voices of ...more

More Shrek 

#35 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Moviesfeaturing 12 Things You Never Knew About The Making Of 'Shrek'listed on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

2
Wonder is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Jacob Tremblay
Wonder is a 2017 American family comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Chbosky, based on the novel by R.J. Palacio. With the help of his mother (Julia Roberts) and father (Owen Wilson), a boy ...more

More Wonder 

#61 of 78 The Best Film Adaptations of Young Adult Novels #28 of 102 The Best Movies of 2017, Ranked

3
The Exorcist is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Max von Sydow, Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair
The Exorcist is a 1973 American supernatural horror film directed by William Friedkin, adapted by William Peter Blatty from his 1971 novel of the same name. The book, inspired by the 1949 ...more

More The Exorcist 

#22 of 351 The Best Movies Based On Booksfeaturing Did A Malevolent Spirit Actually Curse 'The Exorcist' From The Get-Go?listed on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

4
Antz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Jennifer Lopez, Sylvester Stallone, Sharon Stone
Antz is a 1998 American computer animated adventure comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by DreamWorks Pictures. It features the voices of Woody Allen, Sharon Stone, ...more

More Antz 

#211 of 493 The Funniest '90s Movies #58 of 113 The Absolute Worst Animated Movies

5
A Quiet Place is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
John Krasinski, Emily Blunt, Noah Jupe
A Quiet Place is a 2018 American supernatural horror film directed by John Krasinski. A family living on a farm hides from a supernatural evil attracted to sound by avoiding making sound and ...more

More A Quiet Place 

#413 of 799 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #299 of 410 The Best Rainy Day Movies

6
Kick-Ass is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz, Lyndsy Fonseca
Kick-Ass is a 2010 British-American superhero action comedy film based on the comic book of the same name by Mark Millar and John Romita, Jr. The film was directed by Matthew Vaughn, who ...more

More Kick-Ass 

#953 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #37 of 184 The Best Superhero Movies Ever Made #309 of 1,009 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

7
Friday Night Lights is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Amber Heard, Connie Britton, Tim McGraw
Friday Night Lights is a 2004 sports drama film, directed by Peter Berg, which documents the coach and players of a high school football team and the Texas city of Odessa that supports and is ...more

More Friday Night Lights 

#212 of 292 The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry #368 of 548 The Greatest Movies for Guys

8
28 Weeks Later is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Rose Byrne, Idris Elba, Jeremy Renner
28 Weeks Later is a 2007 British-Spanish post-apocalyptic science fiction horror film, structured as a sequel to the 2002 critical and commercial success, 28 Days Later. 28 Weeks Later was ...more

More 28 Weeks Later 

#80 of 799 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #64 of 180 The Best Movie Sequels Ever Made

9
Rango is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Johnny Depp, Isla Fisher, Alfred Molina
Rango is a 2011 American computer-animated action comedy western film directed by Gore Verbinski and produced by Verbinski, Graham King and John B. Carls. Rango was a critical and commercial ...more

More Rango 

#143 of 590 The Best Animated Films Ever #218 of 396 The Best Western Movies Ever Made

10
I, Tonya is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
I, Tonya
Margot Robbie, Caitlin Carver, Sebastian Stan
I, Tonya is a 2017 American biographical sports black comedy film directed by Craig Gillespie. The film tells the story of the 1994 attack on figure skater Nancy Kerrigan orchestrated by Tonya ...more

More I, Tonya 

#17 of 20 The Best Sports Movies Streaming on Hulu #160 of 179 The Best Sports Movies Ever Madelisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

11
Mud is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Reese Witherspoon, Matthew McConaughey, Sarah Paulson
Mud is a 2012 American drama film directed by Jeff Nichols and starring Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan, and Reese Witherspoon. The film competed for the Palme d'Or at the 2012 Cannes Film

More Mud 

#22 of 42 The Best Coming of Age Movies About Boys #12 of 20 The Best Independent Films Starring Huge Hollywood Actors

12
Boyz n the Hood is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Ice Cube, Angela Bassett, Cuba Gooding Jr.
Boyz n the Hood is a 1991 American hood drama written and directed by John Singleton in his directorial debut, and starring Ice Cube, Cuba Gooding Jr., Morris Chestnut, Laurence Fishburne, Nia ...more

More Boyz n the Hood 

#140 of 710 The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars #199 of 548 The Greatest Movies for Guys

13
Annihilation is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez
Annihilation is a 2018 science fantasy action horror film directed by Alex Garland, based on the novel by Jeff VanderMeer. A biologist (Natalie Portman) signs up for a dangerous, secret ...more

More Annihilation 

#114 of 157 The Best Science Fiction Action Movies #52 of 90 The 35+ Greatest Dystopian Action Movies

14
The Spy Who Dumped Me is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Mila Kunis, Kate McKinnon, Sam Heughan
The Spy Who Dumped Me is a 2018 American action comedy film directed by Susanna Fogel. Best friends Audrey (Mila Kunis) and Morgan (Kate McKinnon) get involved in an undercover mission after ...more
15
Overboard is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Overboard
Anna Faris, Eugenio Derbez, Eva Longoria
Overboard is a 2018 American film directed by Bob Fisher and Rob Greenberg, and is a remake of the 1987 movie. A spoiled playboy (Eugenio Derbez) from a wealthy Mexican family winds up with ...more

More Overboard 

#21 of 31 The Greatest Comedy Movie Remakes #5 of 17 Pretty Good Comedies You Can Totally Check Out On Amazon Prime

16
Detroit is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
John Boyega, Will Poulter, Algee Smith
Detroit is an American period crime drama film directed by Kathryn Bigelow and written by Mark Boal based on the 1967 Detroit riot. A police raid in Detroit in 1967, called the Algiers Motel ...more
17
Border is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Eva Melander, Jorgen Thorsson, Ann Petrén
Border is a 2018 Swedish fantasy film directed by Ali Abbasi. A customs officer who can smell fear develops an unusual attraction to a strange traveler while aiding a police investigation which ...more
18
Corpse Bride is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee
Corpse Bride, often referred to as Tim Burton's Corpse Bride, is a 2005 British-American stop-motion-animated fantasy film directed by Mike Johnson and Tim Burton. The plot is set in a fictional ...more

More Corpse Bride 

#114 of 590 The Best Animated Films Ever #134 of 217 Musical Movies With the Best Songsfeaturing ‘Corpse Bride’ Is An Underrated Tim Burton Classic Filled With Creepy Charm And Dark Moments

19
Ghost Stories is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Andy Nyman, Martin Freeman, Alex Lawther
Ghost Stories is a 2017 British horror film written and directed by Andy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson, adapted from their stage play. Arch skeptic Professor Phillip Goodman (Andy Nyman) embarks upon a ...more
20
Akira is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Takeshi Kusao, Mami Koyama, Tesshō Genda
Akira is a 1988 Japanese animated cyberpunk action film directed by Katsuhiro Otomo, written by Otomo and Izo Hashimoto, and featuring the voices of Mitsuo Iwata, Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama, and ...more

More Akira 

#504 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #119 of 590 The Best Animated Films Everfeaturing Some Artists Drew All Of 'Akira' With 'The Simpsons' Characters, And It's Amazing

21
Sorry to Bother You is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Jermaine Fowler
Sorry to Bother You is a 2018 American sci-fi fantasy comedy film directed by Boots Riley. In an alternate reality of Oakland, California, a young African-American telemarketer (Lakeith ...more
22
A Simple Favor is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Henry Golding
A Simple Favor is a 2018 American mystery thriller film directed by Paul Feig, based on the novel by Darcey Bell. Stephanie (Anna Kendrick), a mommy vlogger, seeks to uncover the truth behind ...more
23
Chicken Run is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Mel Gibson, Timothy Spall, Imelda Staunton
Chicken Run is a 2000 British-French-American stop-motion animated comedy film made by the Aardman Animations studios and directed by Peter Lord and Nick Park. Chicken Run received positive ...more

More Chicken Run 

#110 of 590 The Best Animated Films Ever #86 of 113 The Absolute Worst Animated Movies

24
Ghost World is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Scarlett Johansson, Steve Buscemi, Teri Garr
Ghost World is a 2001 American comedy-drama film directed by Terry Zwigoff, based on the comic book of the same name by Daniel Clowes, with a screenplay cowritten by Daniel Clowes and Terry ...more

More Ghost World 

#171 of 351 The Best Movies Based On Books #93 of 165 The Greatest Comic Book Movies of All Time #82 of 302 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time

25
Paranormal Activity is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies On Hulu Right Now
Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat, Randy McDowell
Paranormal Activity is a 2007 American supernatural horror film written, co-produced, photographed, edited, and directed by Oren Peli. The film centers on a young couple, Katie and Micah, who ...more

More Paranormal Activity 

#53 of 799 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time #13 of 13 12+ Horror Movie Fan Theories That Make Your Favorites Even Scarier