‘Riverdale’ season five coming to Netflix this October. Image: Supplied.

Spooky season: What to expect on Netflix this October

From ‘Love is Blind’ to ‘Riverdale’ season five, here’s what to expect on Netflix this October with special ‘spooky season’ shows.


‘Riverdale’ season five coming to Netflix this October. Image: Supplied.

October is a spooky season and Netglix has some seriously scary shows for you to binge. Here’s what to watch on Netflix this October.


Spooky season is upon us and Netflix has got you covered with these deliciously scary watches. 

The Conjuring, Final Destination and A Nightmare on Elm Street are among our top picks for a late night horror movie binge. These shows will be available to watch from the 1st of October. 

Not big on ghouls and ghosts? The hilarious series Derry Girls will be returning to your screens for its third season. Another must-watch, Big Mouth, returns on 28 October. Reality TV fans will be thrilled to hear the arrival of a new season of Love Is Blind, with new episodes coming weekly from 19 October. 

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  • The Trapped 13: How We Survived The Thai Cave  -10/5/2022. In this compelling documentary, members of the Thai youth soccer team tell their stories of getting trapped in Tham Luang Cave in 2018 — and surviving.
  • Aftershock: Everest and the Nepal Earthquake – 10/6/2022. Survivors’ firsthand accounts and actual footage fuel this emotional docuseries about the deadly 2015 earthquake that shook Nepal.
  • Derry Girls: Season three – 10/7/2022. As Northern Ireland takes a big step into the future, so do our girls — but not without hitting a few messy stumbling blocks along the way.
  • The Midnight Club – 10/7/2022. Inside a hospice for terminally ill teens, members of an exclusive club make a chilling pact: The first to die must send a sign from beyond the grave.
  • Conversations with a Killer: The Jeffrey Dahmer Tapes – 10/7/2022. This limited documentary series documentary about serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer and his 17 murders is executive produced by Joe Berlinger.


  • The Curse of Bridge Hollow – 10/14/2022. A father (Marlon Wayans) and his teenage daughter (Priah Ferguson) are forced to team up and save their town after an ancient and mischievous spirit causes Halloween decorations to come to life and wreak havoc.
  • The Stranger – 10/19/2022. An undercover cop forms an intense, intimate relationship with a murder suspect while trying to earn his trust and elicit a confession.
  • From Scratch – 10/21/2022. An artist finds romance with a chef in Italy and embarks on a life-changing journey of love, loss, resilience and hope across cultures and continents.
  • The Good Nurse – 10/26/2022.  Amy, a compassionate nurse and single mother struggling with a life-threatening heart condition, is stretched to her physical and emotional limits by the hard and demanding night shifts at the ICU. But help arrives, when Charlie, a thoughtful and empathetic fellow nurse, starts at her unit. 
  • Big Mouth: Season six – 10/28/2022. The Emmy-winning adult animation series returns for a new season.
  • My Encounter with Evil -10/28/2022. A chilling series about how three women faced evil; from their very own voices we learn horrifying real testimonies about possessions, infestations and exorcisms

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  • Corpse Bride – 10/1/2022
  • Riverdale: Season five – 10/1/2022
  • The Good Doctor: Season four – 10/1/2022
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button – 10/1/2022
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street – 10/1/2022
  • Final Destination – 10/1/2022
  • The Conjuring – 10/1/2022
  • Goosebumps – 10/1/2022
  • Twilight – 10/23/2022
  • The Twilight Saga: Eclipse – 10/23/2022
  • The Twilight Saga: New Moon – 10/23/2022
‘Riverdale’ season five coming to Netflix this October. Image: Supplied.

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