New TV, Movies on Hulu in April: 'The Mindy Project,' 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off,' 'American Idol' Series Finale

6:09 PM 4/2/2016

by Hilary Lewis

Those users who add Showtime to their subscription can also stream 'E.T.,' 'Paddington,' 'The Duff' and 'It Follows.'

The Mindy Project S03E18 Still - H 2015
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The Mindy Project S03E18 Still - H 2015

The Mindy Project's fourth season, and first on Hulu, resumes this month as the comedy created by and starring Mindy Kaling returns to the streaming service.

The complete third season of Hulu original Deadbeat and final episode of the time-traveling JFK-assassination series 11.22.63 will also hit Hulu this April. Meanwhile, season and series finales of noteworthy broadcast and cable TV shows like American Idol, Jennifer Lopez-starrer Shades of Blue, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Sleepy Hollow, Workaholics, iZombie, Lucifer and Hell's Kitchen will hit Hulu shortly after they air on TV.

New series The Story of God and American Grit will also kick off this month, and Bones and Reign will make midseason returns.

On the movie side, Bad Boys II, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Lars and the Real Girl and My Best Friend's Wedding are among the noteworthy films to hit the streaming service.

Those users who add Showtime to their subscription can also stream E.T., Paddington, The Duff and It Follows, among other titles.

Read on for the full list of TV shows and movies coming to Hulu in April. (Note: Titles with an * are available with a subscription to the Showtime premium add-on.)

  • April 1

    Alfie (2004) (*Showtime)
    American Loser (2007) (*Showtime)
    Amistad (1997)
    And You Thought Your Parents Were Weird! (1991)
    Arctic Tale (2007) (*Showtime)
    The Arrival (1996)
    Away From Her (2006) (*Showtime)
    Bad Boys II (2003)
    Bananas (1971)
    Basic Instinct 2 (2006) (*Showtime)
    The Bear (1988) (*Showtime)
    Bloodsucking Bastards (2015) (*Showtime)
    Brighton Rock (2010)
    Carlos (2010)
    Chelsea Walls (2001)
    Cinema Paradiso (1988) (*Showtime)
    Count Yorga, Vampire (1970)
    Cube (1998)
    Cube 2: Hypercube (2003)
    Cube Zero (2005)
    Dead Heat (2002)
    Dead Man (1995) (*Showtime)
    The Dead Zone (1983)
    Death Wish (1974)
    Deuces Wild (2002)
    Donnie Brasco (1997)
    Dr. T. and the Women (2000) (*Showtime)
    Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993) (*Showtime)
    Dream Lover (1994)
    E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) (*Showtime)
    Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
    From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) (*Showtime)
    Gang Related (1997)
    Gravy (2015) (*Showtime)
    The Grifters (1990) (*Showtime)
    The Incredible Two-Headed Transplant (1971)
    Into The Blue (2005)
    Lars and The Real Girl (2007)
    The Last Survivors (2014) (*Showtime)
    Liberty Stands Still (2002)
    Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane (1976)
    Loosies (2011)
    Lucky Number Slevin (2006) (*Showtime)
    The Manchurian Candidate (2004) (*Showtime)
    Match (2014) (*Showtime)
    Maximum Overdrive (1986)
    A Mighty Heart (2007) (*Showtime)
    Murder in the Dark (2013) (*Showtime)
    Music from Another Room (1998)
    My Best Friend's Wedding (1997)
    My Five Wives (2000)
    Naked Gun 2&1/2: The Smell of Fear (1991)
    Nurse (2014)
    Open Your Eyes (1997) (*Showtime)
    The Package (2013) (*Showtime)
    Paddington (2014) (*Showtime)
    Paris (2008)
    Payback (1999)
    The Peacemaker (1997)
    Pootie Tang (2001)
    Pumpkin (2002)
    Pumpkinhead (1988)
    Rare Birds (2002)
    Rescue Dawn (2007)
    The Riot Club (2014) (*Showtime)
    Ronin (1998)
    Santee (1975)
    SCB30: Chavez vs. Haugen (*Showtime)
    SCB30: Fight of the Year: Castillo vs. Corrales I (*Showtime)
    SCB30: Fight of the Year: Castro vs. Jackson (*Showtime)
    SCB30: Fight of the Year: Matthysse vs. Molina (*Showtime)
    Scream, Blacula, Scream (1973)
    Second Arrival (1998)
    Shades of Blue: Season 1 Finale (NBC)
    Shopgirl (2005) (*Showtime)
    Sicko (2007) (*Showtime)
    Simon Says (2009)
    Skipped Parts (2001)
    Solo con Tu Pareja (1991)
    Step Into Liquid (2003)
    Submission of Emma Marx 2: Boundaries (2015) (*Showtime)
    Swimming With Sharks (1994)
    Teen Wolf Too (1987)
    Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls (2007) (*Showtime)
    The Wicked Within  (2015) (*Showtime)
    The Wraith (1986) (*Showtime)
    Zombies of Mass Destruction (2009)
    You, Me & the Apocalypse: Season 1 Finale (NBC)

  • April 2-4

    April 2
    The Duff (2015) (*Showtime)
    April 3
    Life or Debt: Series Premiere (Spike)
    April 4
    11.22.63: Series Finale (Hulu Original)
    Teen Mom: Season 5 Finale (MTV)

  • April 6-8

    April 6
    American Idol, American Dreams: Special (Fox)
    Family Therapy: Series Premiere (VH1)
    Mob Wives: Season 6 Finale (VH1)
    Teachers: Season 1 Finale (TV Land)
    April 7
    Workaholics: Season 6 Finale (Comedy Central)
    April 8
    All Things Must Pass (2015) (*Showtime)
    American Idol: Series Finale (Fox)
    Game of Silence: Series Premiere (NBC)

  • April 9-11

    April 9
    Chappie (2015)
    Maggie (2015)
    My Mad Fat Diary: Complete Series (US Premiere -Endemol Shine Intl.)
    Siblings: Complete Seasons 1 & 2 (Zodiak Rights)
    Sleepy Hollow: Season 3 Finale (Fox)
    Sliding Doors (1998)
    April 10
    Braquo: Complete Season 3 (Zodiak Rights)
    April 11
    Love & Hip Hop: Season 6 Finale (VH1)
    The Story of God: Series Premiere (Nat Geo)

  • April 12-17

    April 12
    It’s a Mann’s World: Season 2 Finale (VH1)
    iZombie: Season 2 Finale (CW)
    The Mindy Project: Midseason Premiere (Hulu Original)

    April 14
    Strong: Series Premiere (NBC)
    April 15
    American Grit: Series Premiere (Fox)
    Before the Fall (2004)
    Bones: Midseason premiere (Fox)
    Girl on the Edge (2015)
    Primal Survivor: Series Premiere (Nat Geo)
    The Whistleblower (2010)
    April 16
    ShoBox: The New Generation (4/15/16) (*Showtime)
    April 17
    Showtime Championship Boxing: Russell Jr. vs. Hyland (*Showtime)

  • April 18-19

    April 18
    Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Season 1 Finale (CW)
    April 19
    Containment: Series Premiere (CW)
    Hard Candy (2005)
    Tangerines (2015)

  • April 20-21

    April 20
    Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 3 Finale (Fox)
    Deadbeat: Premiere - Complete Season 3 (Hulu Original)
    April 21
    Sweet Micky for President (2015) (*Showtime)

  • April 23-30

    April 23
    It Follows (2014) (*Showtime)
    April 25
    Reign: Midseason Premiere (CW)
    April 26
    Lucifer: Season 1 Finale (Fox)
    April 27
    Frente al Mismo Rostro: Complete Season 1 (Univision)
    April 28
    The Yard: Complete Season 1 (Nat Geo)
    April 29
    Pasióny Poder: Series Finale (Univision)
    The Selfish Giant (2013)
    W. Kamau Bell: Semi-Prominent Negro (*Showtime)
    April 30
    Hell’s Kitchen: Season 15 Finale (Fox)
    Life Below Zero: Complete Season 7 (Nat Geo)