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Check Out October's Must-Watch TV and Movie Entertainment Lineup For 2023

Cover art for (L to R) Lessons In Chemistry, Pet Sematary: Bloodlines, Everybody Loves Diamonds, premiering in October 2023

As the days grow shorter and the nights longer, October is the perfect time to cozy up underneath a warm blanket with your favorite drink and escape to a world of cinematic wonders. Whether you're in the mood for scares, laughter, or thought-provoking drama, October's entertainment lineup promises a captivating journey through the small screen. Join TalkTeaV and embark on a cinematic adventure, exploring the must-watch releases that will make your October nights unforgettable.

Courtney B. Vance on the cover art to the Showtime and Paramount + Original film Heist 88

Inspired by true events, HEIST 88 is the unbelievable story centered on Jeremy Horne, the criminal mastermind with an innate ability to convince anyone to do just about anything and who decides to pull one last job before going to prison. He recruits four young bank employees to steal close to $80 million dollars in a daring and brazen assault on the U.S. banking system.

The film takes place in a time before widespread computerization and the vast cybersecurity of today.

Heist 88 launches Friday, September 29th, on Streaming and on-demand for subscribers with Showtime and Paramount+ before making its on-air debut Sunday, October 1, at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

Premiering October 1st

Krapopolis: A new animated series - Fox

Returning Tuesday, October 3rd

Chucky: Season 3 - SYFY

Premiering Wednesday, October 4th

Sullivan’s Crossing - The CW

The Spencer Sisters - The CW

Returning Wednesday, October 4th

Quantum Leap: Season 2 - NBC

Magnum P.I.: Season 5 - NBC

Pet Sematary: Bloodlines, streaming on Paramount+, 2023

Brace yourself, because Paramount+ is kicking things off with sneak peek images and a trailer of their upcoming original horror, Pet Sematary: Bloodlines. Mark your calendars for the bone-chilling premiere set for Friday, October 6th, on Paramount+.

In 1969, a young Jud Crandall dreams of leaving his hometown of Ludlow, Maine behind, but soon discovers sinister secrets buried within and is forced to confront a dark family history that will forever keep him connected to Ludlow. Banding together, Jud and his childhood friends must fight an ancient evil that has gripped Ludlow since its founding, and once unearthed has the power to destroy everything in its path.

Based on the untold chapter from Pet Sematary, Stephen King’s chilling novel, Pet Sematary: Bloodlines is a terrifying prequel and the untold story of why sometimes dead is better: More Details

Image of Olivia Holt as teen Pam being chased by mask killer in a Gravitron ride in Prime Video's Totally Killer

Thirty-five years after the shocking murder of three teens, the infamous "Sweet Sixteen Killer" returns on Halloween night to claim a fourth victim. Seventeen-year-old Jamie ignores her overprotective mom's warning and comes face-to-face with the masked maniac and, on the run for her life, accidentally time travels back to 1987, the year of the original killings. Forced to navigate the unfamiliar and outrageous culture of the 1980s, Jamie teams up with her teen mom to take down a killer once and for all before she's stuck in the past forever. Scheduled to be released by Prime Video on October 6th, 2023. (For More Details)

Travel back in time to the '80s with Kiernan Shipka in 'Totally Killer.' A sweet sixteen nightmare you won't want to miss!

Returning Thursday, October 5th

Our Flag Means Death: Season 2 - Max

Lupin Part 3, - Netflix

Returning Friday, October 6th

Loki: Season 2 - Disney+

Premiering Friday, October 6th

Pet Sematary: Bloodlines - Paramount+

Totally Killer - Prime Video

Image Of (l-r) Jonny Fairplay, Shake Chatterjee, Johnny Bananas, OMAROSA, Tiffany “New York” Pollard in E!'s Reality Show House Of Villains premieres on Oct. 12

In a groundbreaking television event, E! is set to unite 10 iconic and infamous reality show villains in their thrilling competition elimination series, "House of Villains." Hosted by Joel McHale, the show is scheduled to kick off with a supersized 75-minute premiere on Thursday, Oct. 12th, at 10 p.m. ET/PT, simultaneously broadcasted on Bravo, SYFY, and USA.

Week after week, contestants will engage in a battle royale challenge designed to assess their physical, mental, and emotional fortitude. The victor of each challenge secures safety from elimination, while at week's end, one villain faces expulsion. "House of Villains" promises an epic clash of alliances, shattered trust, and cutthroat scheming as the villains vie for the ultimate title. Meet The House Of Villains Guest: Learn More

Premiering Thursday, October 12th

The Fall of the House of Usher: Limited Series - Netflix

Good Night World: - Netflix

Frasier: New Season - Paramount+

House of Villains - E!/Bravo/USA/SYFY

Cover Art To Lessons In Chemistry Starring Brie Larson

Brie Larson, who is also the series' executive producer, stars as Elizabeth Zott, whose dream of being a scientist is put on hold in a patriarchal society, set in the early 1950s. Elizabeth finds herself fired from her lab, which leads her to accept a job as a host on a TV cooking show. But once in front of the camera, Elizabeth sets out to teach a nation of overlooked Housewives and men who are also suddenly listening about more than just recipes.

The eagerly awaited premiere of "Lessons in Chemistry," is scheduled to release the season's first two episodes on Friday, October 13th, on Apple TV+.

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Premiering October 13th

Lessons in Chemistry - Apple TV+

John Carpenter’s Suburban Screams - Peacock

Everybody Loves Diamonds - Prime Video

Returning October 13th

Shining Vale: Season 2 - Starz

Image of the cast of Everybody Loves Diamonds directed by Gianluca Maria Tavarelli, Starring Kim Rossi Stuart, Anna Foglietta, Gian Marco Tognazzi, Carlotta Antonelli, and Leonardo Lidi on Prime Video October 13th.

This eight-part drama series with a comedic twist follows a team of small-time Italian thieves, led by Leonardo Notarbartolo, who manages to deceive top-level security with a genius mastermind plan and steal millions of dollars worth of precious stones from the Antwerp Diamond Centre. Prime Video's original Italian heist drama series premieres worldwide on October 13th. - Learn More Details about Everybody Loves Diamonds -

Returning Sunday, October 15th

Rick and Morty: Season 7 - Adult Swim

Billy the Kid: Season 2 - MGM+

Image of Wolf Like Me stars Josh Gad and Isla Fisher on Peacock

An emotionally charged second season of Wolf Like Me is set to debut, bringing back two souls haunted by personal struggles. Wolf Like Me stars Isla Fisher and Josh Gad in lead roles, and with the notable addition of Edgar Ramirez to the ensemble, the series is gearing up for another compelling chapter. The seven-episode season is scheduled to exclusively launch on Peacock on October 19th, 2023. - More Details and a Message -

(L-R): Matt Bomer as Hawkins "Hawk" Fuller and Jonathan Bailey as Tim in FELLOW TRAVELERS, "You're Wonderful". Photo Credit: Ben Mark Holzberg/SHOWTIME.

Based on the novel by Thomas Mallon, Fellow Travelers is an epic love story and political thriller chronicling the clandestine romance of two very different men who meet in McCarthy-era Washington.

Fellow Travelers will make its streaming debut on Paramount+ beginning Friday, October 27th before its linear debut on Sunday, October 29th at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime.

Image of Jessie Buckley and Riz Ahmed in "Fingernails," premiering November 3, 2023 on Apple TV+

'Fingernails' premieres in Los Angeles and New York theaters on Friday, October 27th, 2023. But do not despair fellow TV Viewers because this romantic drama will also debut globally on Apple TV+, and in additional select theaters on Friday, November 3rd, 2023.

Directed by Greek director Christos Nikou (Apples), the story follows Anna and Ryan, who find true love using a controversial new technology that works by using fingernails from its clients. And now Anna and Ryan have achieved every couple’s dream: they possess the documents that certify their true love. There’s just one problem: Anna still isn’t sure. They are living an uneventful life when Anna takes a position at the love testing institute and meets Amir. As Anna observes her new colleague improving client connections, she starts pondering whether Amir could be her soulmate and if relying on her own emotions is a more dependable measure than that determined by a machine. - Get More Details -

Returning October 20th

Upload: Season 3 - Prime Video

Bosch: Legacy: Season 2 - Amazon Freevee

Premiering October 26th

Pluto: Season 1 - Netflix

American Horror Stories: Limited Series - Hulu

Premiering October 27th

Five Nights at Freddy's on Peacock

Fellow Travelers: Season 1 on Paramount+ with SHOWTIME

Returning October 29th

The Gilded Age: Season 2 - HBO

Whether you're in the mood for spine-tingling chills, laughter, or thought-provoking drama, October is offering a great start to the upcoming holidays.

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