Best Horror Movies on Netflix for Halloween

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30th October 2017  •  6 min read

Get into the Halloween spirit with our collection of the best horror movies on Netflix right now.

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Halloween is right around the corner and to get you into the spirit of Devil’s Night, we have compiled a list of the all-time best horror movies that you can steam on Netflix right now.

From classic horror slasher movies to modern-day paranormal frights, we have something here for all of you horror lovers out there. So sit back, turn off the lights, log into Netflix and make sure your doors are locked!

Hush, 2016

A deaf writer who retreated into the woods to live a solitary life must fight for her life in silence when a masked killer appears at her window.

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The Babadook, 2014

A widowed mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son’s fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.

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You’re Next, 2011

When the Davison family comes under attack during their wedding anniversary getaway, the gang of mysterious killers soon learns that one of the victims harbors a secret talent for fighting back.

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Creep, 2014

When a videographer answers a Craigslist ad for a one-day job in a remote mountain town, he finds his client is not at all what he initially seems.

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Evil Dead, 2013

Five friends head to a remote cabin, where the discovery of a Book of the Dead leads them to unwittingly summon up demons living in the nearby woods.

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Green Room, 2015

A punk rock band is forced to fight for survival after witnessing a murder at a neo-Nazi skinhead bar.

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The Neon Demon, 2016

When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she has.

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Hellraiser, 1987

An unfaithful wife encounters the zombie of her dead lover; the demonic cenobites are pursuing him after he escaped their sadomasochistic underworld.

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It Follows, 2014

A young woman is followed by an unknown supernatural force after a sexual encounter.

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Train to Busan, 2016

While a zombie virus breaks out in South Korea, passengers struggle to survive on the train from Seoul to Busan.

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New Nightmare, 1994

A demonic force has chosen Freddy Krueger as its portal to the real world. Can Heather Langenkamp play the part of Nancy one last time and trap the evil trying to enter our world?

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Jaws, 1975

A giant great white shark arrives on the shores of a New England beach resort and wreaks havoc with bloody attacks on swimmers, until a local sheriff teams up with a marine biologist and an old seafarer to hunt the monster down.

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The Invitation, 2015

While attending a dinner party at his former home, a man thinks his ex-wife and her new husband have sinister intentions for their guests.

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Child’s Play, 1988

A single mother gives her son a much sought-after doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.

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The Omen, 1976

Mysterious deaths surround an American ambassador. Could the child that he is raising actually be the Antichrist? The Devil’s own son?

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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, 1986

A radio host is victimized by the cannibal family as a former Texas Marshall hunts them.

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2 years ago

SO many great movies on this list!! I particularly enjoyed Creep (this movie was so refreshing & a huge horror game changer for me), You’re Next, HUSH (wow! so amazing) and The Invitation… oh, and of course Train to Busan. Great list!

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