Halloween may be over, but you can still get your costume fix with Hulu’s newly released original series, Behind the Mask, which follows the lives of four sports mascots. And as a treat only for Roku customers, the premiere episode is available for free until Nov. 5th – be sure to check it out this weekend.
Peer behind the mask with an interview with Behind the Mask creator, Josh Greenbaum, on the Hulu blog.
- Behind the Mask – A new original Hulu series, this comedic documentary series dives into the colorful, unusual world of sports mascots through the eyes of four mascots: high school, college, semiprofessional and an NBA pro. (Online Series, 2013) – Newly released on Hulu Plus.
- The Last Days on Mars – Starring Liev Schreiber, this story follows a group of astronaut explorers as they embark on a research mission to Mars. (Movie, 2013) –Newly released on M-GO and Amazon Instant Video.
- The Carrie Diaries: Season 1 – Before bylines, the Big Apple and Mr. Big, Carrie Bradshaw (played by AnnaSophia Robb) was a teenager of the ‘80s in this prequel to “Sex and the City.” (TV Show, 2013) – Newly released on Netflix, but also available on M-GO, Amazon Instant Video and Vudu.
- Bridegroom – A New York Times Critics’ Pick, this illuminating and heartbreaking documentary chronicles the story and hardship of Shane Bitney Crone, who finds himself shut out and deprived of the legal protections of marriage after his same-sex partner dies in a tragic accident. (Movie, 2012) – Newly released on M-GO and Netflix.
- Dexter: Seasons 1-4 – Working for the police department as a blood-splatter analyst, mild-mannered Dexter moonlights as a murderer who channels his violent tendencies and only targets other killers, implementing a moral code instilled in him by his father. (TV Show, 2006-2009) – Newly released on Netflix, but also available on Amazon Instant Video and Vudu.
- Turbo – From the makers of Madagascar and Kung Fu Panda, Turbo is a high-powered comedy (voiced by Ryan Reynolds and Paul Giamatti) about an underdog snail who kicks into overdrive when he attains the power of super-speed. (Movie, 2013) – Newly released on M-GO, Amazon Instant Video and Vudu.
- Monsters University – This prequel to Pixar’s popular animated tale Monsters Inc. once again features eccentric monster pals Mike Wazowski (Billy Crystal) and James P. Sullivan, “Sulley” (John Goodman). (Movie, 2013) – Newly released on M-GO, Amazon Instant Video and Vudu.
- The Way, Way Back – While 14-year-old Duncan (Liam James) is being dragged on a family trip with his mom (Toni Collette) and her overbearing boyfriend (Steve Carell), he befriends the gregarious manager of a local water park. The two form a powerful bond, resulting in a vacation Duncan will never forget! (Movie, 2013) – Newly released on M-GO, Amazon Instant Video and Vudu.
- Cloud Atlas –Covering a vast expanse of time, the film ponders the ultimate question: are we all connected? Including an all-star cast consisting of Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Jim Broadbent and Hugh Grant, the answer arrives in the form of six intertwined storylines that traverse time from our recent past to a dystopian future. (Movie, 2012) – Newly released on HBO GO, but also available on M-GO, Amazon Instant Video, Blockbuster on Demand and Vudu.
- Girl Most Likely – Kristen Wiig stars as Imogene, once a promising young New York playwright whose promise has fizzled. Heavily in denial about being dumped by her society boyfriend, Imogene uses her skill for drama to stage an elaborate fake suicide as an appeal for his sympathy. (Movie, 2012) – Newly released on M-GO, Amazon Instant Video, Blockbuster on Demand, Redbox Instant, Crackle and Vudu.