September 22, 2022
With October just around the corner, ad-supported streamer Tubi and, separately, Paramount+ are rolling out Halloween-themed content to lure and retain subscribers.
Fox Entertainment’s streaming platform Tubi announced “Terror on Tubi,” a month-long campaign streaming 13,000 horror, thriller, slasher-themed titles, including six Tubi originals: Alone in the Dark (Oct. 7); Battle of the Beasts: Bigfoot vs. Yeti (Oct. 12); The Final Rose (Oct. 14); a remake of Terror Train (Oct. 21); Lights, Camera, Murder: Scream (Oct. 26), and A Party to Die For (Oct. 28).
Tubi will also stream 27,000 hours of Halloween content, including horror films such as Stephen King’s It, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Hellraiser and Twilight Zone: The Movie, as well as thrillers such as Interview With the Vampire, Silence of the Lambs and Predators, among others.
“We continue to super-serve viewers with streaming’s biggest free collection of Halloween titles, making Tubi an essential destination for genre fans,” Adam Lewinson, chief content officer, said in a statement.
Separately, the Paramount+ Peak Screaming Collection returns to the service Sept. 22 with expanded Halloween content. The slate features more than double the programming from last year, including new originals, horror movies and classic TV episodes.
This year includes the debut of Monster High: The Movie (Oct. 6), a live-action musical from Nickelodeon; new thriller Significant Other (Oct. 7); the release of a new Halloween episode of “Ghosts” (Oct. 27). More Halloween-themed content on Paramount+ can be found here.