Sandler plays Hubie Dubois, who mercilessly spends every Halloween making sure the people of his hometown, Salem, celebrate safely and play by the rules. But this year, an escaped criminal and a mysterious new neighbor put Hubie on high alert. When people start to disappear, it’s up to Hubie to convince the police (Kevin James and Kenan Thompson) and townspeople that monsters are real and only he can stop them.
Steven Brill made from a script written by Tim Herlihy and Sandler, who has also produced with Allen Covert and Kevin Grady. Herlihy wrote Sandler’s early films such as Billy Madison, The wedding singer and Big daddySo there’s always a possibility that the actor’s latest Netflix movie will surprise.
Hubie Halloween reunites Sandler with his Merry Gilmore co-star Julie Bowen, as well as his former SNL boyfriend Rob Schneider and his lucky charm Steve Buscemi. The rest of the cast includes Tim Meadows, Maya Rudolph, Ray Liotta, Michael Chiklis, Juin Squibb, Karan brar, George Wallace, Paris Berelc, Chine Anne McClain and Shaquille O’neal. And did we mention that Ben Stiller is also part of the set? The idea of Stiller and Sandler together is pretty cool, so hopefully they share a scene or three.
Netflix is releasing this funny family movie on October 7th, so check out the trailer below, and unless you need your Sandler fix ASAP, maybe save it for October 31 instead. to cheat or treat this year, given the circumstances. As Hubie would say, the important thing is to be safe! Find out more about Sandler’s new basketball movie Jostle from the producer James Lebron, click here.