Hulu’s ‘Fire Island’ + More

Nothing says summer like planning vacations and using all your spare time to binge, you know, all the shows. If you’re wondering what to watch this weekend, maybe your first option can be Hulu’s fire islandthe movie about people renting a vacation house together, to get you inspired to make some summer plans of your own.

The film, written by and starring Joel Kim Booster, co-stars Bowen Yang, and together the two play Noah and Howie, two best friends sharing a house in the traditionally gay vacation enclave in the Pines of Fire Island. Whether you use Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, or all of the above, there are plenty more high-quality movies and shows hitting your favorite streaming platforms for you to check out. Whether you want a new movie, or new seasons of your favorite shows, let us here at Decider help you figure out what to watch this weekend and where to stream it.

New Movies and Shows to Stream This Weekend: Fire Island, Floor Is Lava (Season 2), and the boys

As we mentioned, fire island, the film about two besties (and the rest of their friend circle) taking a summer vacation together comes out on Friday. The film has evolved a bit since it was first announced in the trades two years ago as a Quibi TV show. (RIP Quibi!) so it’s nice to see it finally see the light of day. If you want comfort in the form of two favorite shows that are returning for all-new seasons, you’re in luck. Netflix’s bubbling hot Floor Is Lava returns in all it’s punny glory for a second season, and Amazon Prime Video’s superheroes-with-a-twist series the boys is also back for its third season this week. Want to know more about these highlights and the rest of the stellar weekend lineup? Check out the rest of the hit titles new on streaming this weekend below:

New on Hulu June 3: fire island


It’s this writer’s personal opinion that Bowen Yang makes everything great, which is why we can’t wait to stream fire island this weekend. Joel Kim Booster, who has written for shows like Big Mouth and The Other Twoand who has appeared in Shrill and sunnysidewrote the script for the film, which is loosely based on Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudiceand features a great supporting cast of comedy actors including Margaret Cho, Conrad Ricamora, and Matt Rogers.

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New on Netflix June 3: Floor Is LavaSeason 2

Floor Is Lava is exactly what it sounds like, a riff on the game where kids jump all over their furniture, toys, or playground equipment pretending that they’ll get burned by “hot lava” if they touch the ground. Only in this version, these obstacle courses are brimming with bubbling goo that contestants, in teams of three, have to avoid, lest they lose their shot at the prize at the end of the episode. Season two promises higher stakes, and a volcano that’s sure to lead to some explosive moments on the new season.

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New on Amazon Prime Video June 3: the boysSeason 3

the boys, on Amazon Prime Video, the series about a group of young vigilantes fighting against a group of power-abusing superheroes was, is heading into its third season with a whole bunch of new faces. While plenty of your favorite characters, including Karl Urban as Billy Butcher and Jack Quaid as Hughie Campbell, will be returning, new faces, like Jensen Ackles, who will play the Captain America-like Soldier Boy, and Laurie Holden as Crimson Countess. Tune in Friday when Amazon Prime Video drops the first two episodes of the boys on the platform. (Subsequent episodes will air on Fridays this June and July.)

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Full List of New Movies and Shows on Streaming This Weekend

The options above only scratch the surface, so you know that this weekend’s full lineup will have amazing options for what to watch this weekend! For the full breakdown of the best movies and shows to stream now, or if you’re still undecided on what to stream this weekend, then check out the complete list below:

New on Netflix – Full List

Released Thursday June 2

Borgen – Power & Glory– NETFLIX SERIES
The Duff
Yuri Marcal: Honest Mistake — NETFLIX COMEDY

Released Friday June 3

As the Crow Flies, NETFLIX SERIES
Floor Is Lava: Season 2, NETFLIX SERIES
Interceptor, NETFLIX FILM
Mr. Good: Cop or Crook?, NETFLIX DOCUMENTARY
The Perfect Mother, NETFLIX SERIES
Surviving Summer, NETFLIX FAMILY
Two Summers, NETFLIX SERIES

Released June 5

Straight Up

New on Hulu – Full List

Released Thursday June 2

The Croods: Family Tree: Complete Season 3
The Orville: New Horizons: Series Premiere
THE DUFF (2015)

Released Friday June 3

Fire Island (Hulu Original)

Released Sunday June 5

INTRIGO: DEAR AGNES (2019)

New on Amazon Prime Video – Full List

Released Friday June 3

The Boys S3 (2022)

Released Sunday June 5

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)

New on Disney+ – Full List

Released Friday June 3

Mack Wrestles
Hollywood Stargirl

New on HBO Max – Full List

Released June 3

On My Way with Irina RimesMax Original Documentary
Mixteco Nude2021 (HBO)

New on Starz – Full List

Released Saturday June 4

Step Up: High Water – “Vogue,” 2019

New on Showtime – Full List

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