Start The New Year Right With Netflix & Hulu Adaptations

Now that the Holiday season is coming to a close, the time is nigh for some relaxation, personal reflection, and more amazing book adaptations.
With the beginning of a whole new year, and decade, there is a lot for fantasy lovers to rejoice about…

Adaptations TV & Movies

Now that the Holiday season is coming to a close, the time is nigh for some relaxation, personal reflection, and more amazing adaptations.

With the beginning of a whole new year, and decade, fantasy lovers have much reason to rejoice. Two films are bringing some fantastical adventures to Netflix: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. For all you Twilight fans out there, all four movies will be out on Hulu to start the year as well.

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Shine bright like a Vampire | Image via Tenor

To the delight of horror fans, Bram Stoker’s Dracula is making a comeback with a new Netflix Original Series, to be released early this month, and for younger fans of horror and the supernatural, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is back with its 3rd season. To no surprise, Stephen King is receiving attention yet again with two of his haunting adaptations, Cujo and Pet Sematary on Hulu.

Joy and childlike memories can be found with the streaming release of the classic Willy Wonka & the Chocolate FactoryOnce more we can relive the wonderful vocals and acting prowess from the great Gene Wilder. Smile brightly with this adorable and fun film for the whole family!

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Sadly, not all is happy, and sometimes a new beginning means saying goodbye. Starting January 3rd, fans of Anne With An E must bid farewell to the lovable freckled redhead, Anne.

When any series comes to a close, there can be a process of letting go and this is especially the case with inspiring and heartfelt shows like Anne With An E — but such is life. Thanks to these beloved shows, we have been able to take a break from the rough battles of reality!

So that being said, let’s take 2020 by storm, with some amazing books and book adaptations to support us along the way.

There’s even more streaming to look forward to this January! Check-out the full adaptation list below.

Every new release has been put into categories and include the Netflix and Hulu release dates to boot! Click on the titles or where it says “book” or “novel” to either the watch film/show trailer or to purchase the original book!

Fantasy

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Watch These Battles of Epic Proportions and more January 1st on Netflix | Image via Gyfcat

Horror

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Witness The Horror of the zombie cat in Pet Sematary | Image via KnowYourMeme
  • Cujo (1983 Film) – based on the Stephen King novel (January 1st, Hulu)
  • Pet Sematary (1989 Film) & Pet Sematary II (1992 Film) – based on the Stephen King novel Pet Sematary (January 1st, Hulu)
  • The Ring (2002 Film) – American adaptation, originally based off the book Ring by Koji Suzuki (January 1st, Netflix)
  • Dracula (2020 Netflix Original Series) – based on the novel by Bram Stoker (January 4th, Netflix)

Drama

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Fans are saying goodbye to the beautiful cinnamon roll Anne January 3rd on Netflix | Image via Giphy

Crime

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Morgan Freeman is on the case in the thrilling film Kiss the Girls  | Image via Giphy

Comics

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The lovely and, at times, frightening Sabrina Spellman is coming back to put a spell on you January 24th | Image via Giphy

Children

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Can’t you just hear his beautiful voice? Gene Wilder, you’ll forever bring joy to us all | Image via imgur
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