Hulu harbors a variegated selection of top-notch movies and series that have wedged a special space in the hearts of their viewers. Incidentally, because of the large number of shows and movies being added to the giant platform almost every week, there are quite a few who have to leave the premises.
From action-packed Central Intelligence to romantic comedy Begin Again, check out this list of best movies to watch before they leave Hulu in January 2024.
The One I Love
The One I Love is a comedy thriller movie starring Mark Duplass, Elisabeth Moss, and Ted Danson. Ethan and Sophie are a couple with marriage troubles who often see a therapist. Figuring out a trip might help them so they visit a guest house on the weekend. Slowly, the couple starts to find strange events happening to them in the guest house.
Christmas Child is a Christian drama movie starring William R. Moses, Steven Curtis Chapman, and Megan Follows. Jack Davenport receives some of his adoptive father’s possessions after his death, leading him to Texas and finding out the secret of his birth and his birth parents’ identity.
13 Assassins is a samurai action movie starring Kōji Yakusho, Takayuki Yamada, and Yūsuke Iseya. Shimada Shinzaemon, a samurai warrior is entrusted by Sir Doi to assassinate a corrupt and vicious Lord Matsudaira Naritsugu, whose appointment as a member of the Shogunate council will create chaos and a civil war to break out.
Central Intelligence is an action comedy movie starring Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, and Aaron Paul. Calvin reunites with an old schoolmate, Robbie Weirdicht, who used to be obese and bullied in high school through Facebook. Meeting again, Calvin is surprised to find that Robbie has changed, but he soon finds out that Robbie is involved in something shady and has roped him in as well.
Barbarian is a horror thriller movie starring Georgina Campbell, Bill Skarsgård, and Justin Long. Tess Marshall decides to rent a house for a few days for a job interview in Brightmoor. Arriving at the house in a rundown neighborhood, she is spooked to find another man present who claims to have also booked the house, becoming a case of mishandled booking. Stuck for the night, Tess stays only to find herself stumbling upon a terrifying secret.
Begin Again is a romantic comedy movie starring Kiera Knightley, Adam Levine, and Mark Ruffalo. Gretta is given a second chance to start her singing career after she is discovered by a former successful record label executive who helps her realize her dream and heal her broken heart.
White Snake is an animated fantasy movie voiced by Zhang Zhe and Yang Tianxiang. Blanca, a white snake demon drowns while attacking the general who is harming snakes to gain immortality. She loses her memory and ends up being saved by a snake-hunter. To find her identity, the two go on multiple adventures and fall in love.
Alien vs Predator
Alien vs Predator is a sci-fi action movie starring Sanaa Lathan, Raoul Bova, and Lance Henriksen. When the Predator’s action leads a wealthy industrialist to find a lost civilization buried 2000 ft beneath the ice of Antarctica, a trigger sets off a chain of events that awakens the Xenomorph mother who gives birth to uncountable face huggers.
Deep Blue Sea
Deep Blue Sea is a sci-fi horror movie starring Saffron Burrows, Thomas Jane, and LL Cool J. Susan McCallister and Jim Whitlock, two doctors who are experimenting with Mako sharks to find the cure for memory loss in Alzheimer’s patients, find themselves in danger after one of the sharks break free and escapes, and the other injures Jim.
Apollo 11 is a documentary movie starring Edwin Aldrin, Neil Armstrong, and Michael Collins. Directed by Todd Douglas Miller on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11’s mission which took the first flight to the moon, its crew consisted of legendary astronauts like Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong, and Michael Collins.
Five Feet Apart
Five Feet Apart is a romantic drama starring Haley Lu Richardson, Cole Sprouse, and Moisés Arias. Stella and Will are two teenagers who are diagnosed with cystic fibrosis. Coping with their situation’s uniqueness, meticulous Stella decides to help lackadaisical Will but for fear of giving each other an infection, they have to stand five feet apart.
Armageddon is a science fiction movie starring Bruce Willis, Billy Bob Thornton, and Ben Affleck. After a meteor shower leads to destruction, NASA finds out about another meteor that would impact Earth in 18 days and potentially wipe out life on the planet. To resolve this situation, they contact Harry Stamper, an oil driller, to help them make a hole big enough in the asteroid to insert a nuclear weapon and destroy it.
Friendsgiving is a comedy-drama movie starring Malin Åkerman, Kat Dennings, and Aisha Tyler. Molly and Abby, the two friends are having their own miserable time due to relationships and decide to spend the holiday of Thanksgiving between themselves and Molly’s five-year-old son. But soon their gathering turns into a mass affair when friends, family, and acquaintances begin dropping off unannounced.
Home Alone is a Christmas comedy movie starring Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, and Daniel Stern. Kevin, a young mischievous boy is left behind by his family at home on their trip to Paris, in the middle of chaos. Kevin decides to safeguard and protect his house from thieves during the Christmas week when he sees some suspicious figures lurking around his house.
Outbreak is a science fiction movie starring Dustin Hoffman, Rene Russo, and Morgan Freeman. When a virus outbreak in Zaire threatens life, Colonel Daniels visits there to investigate and gather information. After returning, they inform their superiors of the lethality of the virus but are not taken up seriously, until later they realize that the virus is a part of a big conspiracy.
Pacific Rim is a science fiction fantasy movie starring Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, and Rinko Kikuchi. After extra-terrestrial aliens Kaiju start infiltrating Earth’s coastal cities, humans build Jaegers or robots to defend themselves. But soon this fails as others try to build walls around cities, Mako Mori is determined to revive the use of Jaegers.
Poseidon is a science fiction movie starring Kurt Russell, Josh Lucas, and Richard Dreyfuss. After a luxury ship, RMS Poseidon, and its passengers gathered on board to celebrate New Year’s, they are caught by the rogue waves that capsized the ship, where the passengers struggled for survival in chaos and mayhem before help arrived.
Magic Mike’s Last Dance
Magic Mike’s Last Dance is a comedy-drama movie starring Channing Tatum, Salma Hayek Pinault, and Vicki Pepperdine. Mike Lane, a former stripper, finds himself in a tricky situation after having to close down his furniture business during COVID-19. Also working in a catering business, he is recognized by one of his past customers who introduces him to Max, a wealthy woman who offers Mike compensation in return for choreographing a dance for a special dance production in London.
The Mummy is an action fantasy movie starring Tom Cruise, Annabelle Wallis, and Sofia Boutella. After an ancient Egyptian Princess, Ahmanet’s mummy is accidentally awakened and brought back to life, she starts feeding off people to regain strength which turns her victims into zombies, causing chaos.
Perfect Stranger is a psychological thriller movie starring Halle Berry, Bruce Willis, and Giovanni Ribisi. Rowena Price, an investigative journalist is contacted by her childhood friend Grace who asks her to expose Harrison Hill, a wealthy executive in an advertising company about his extra-marital affair with herself but soon Grace is found poisoned, making Rowena suspect that Hill is behind it.