Parasite has become the breakout movie of this year after getting the Oscar awards for Best Picture and now everyone wants to see the Korean thriller. While it had a very limited theatrical release, fans are looking forward to stream Parasite online from the comfort of their homes. Parasite by Bong Joon Hoo is a Korean movie and hence it’s not that easy to watch it online.
'Parasite' surged 213% at Monday's box-office following its Best Picture Oscar win
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People are wondering when will Parasite release on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, iTunes and other streaming services so they can watch it online. Here is everything you need to know about Parasite release date for various streaming services and how to watch it legally.
When will Parasite Release on Netflix and Hulu?
Parasite Netflix streaming is not available right now but there are strong chances that it will be added in the near future. Okja and Snowpiercer by Bong Joon Hoo are already available in the Netflix library and it won’t be a surprise if Parasite is added too. Parasite movie is re-releasing in various theaters over the US and UK, once that run is over, we can expect Parasite to stream on Netflix around May 2020.
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— IGN (@IGN) February 12, 2020
The same can be said for Hulu as Parasite has been distributed by Neon company whose previous movies such as ‘I, Tonya’ and ‘Ingrid Goes West’ were streaming five months after their theatrical release dates. It means that Parasite Hulu stream online could happen around July 2020 for sure.
Parasite on Amazon Prime Video and other Streaming Services
Parasite is already available to stream on Amazon Prime Video in certain regions with English subtitles. People can also rent the DVD/Blu-Ray of Parasite movie from Amazon and iTunes stores and will very soon be added to all the libraries. There are also reports that HBO could premiere Parasite on their channel and upcoming service HBO Max if a deal is made with the producers.