These horror movies will leave you nibbling your nails, hiding behind your sofa, or jumping off the chair you’re sitting on. Netflix is full of horror movies but finding the best ones can be a difficult task. So, that’s where we come into the picture. The streaming platform covers each and every type of horror movie.
Alice is a Korean zombie flick that was released when the world was hit by the first wave of Covid-19. However, the movie would still have been a hit if it was released some other time also. It is a story about a man who is stuck in his apartment at the time of an apocalypse. Fast-paced and smart, Alice is an amazing modern-day zombie movie with some of the best clever action sequences.
It is based on a novel by J.A. White with the same name. The movie is about a talented boy who writes spooky stories. One fine day he meets Natacha – a witch. She asks him to write a new scary story every night. How he escaped from her is Nightbooks’ theme.
This is a Netflix original! Apostle transitions from action to horror! The story revolves around a man whose sister is kidnapped by a remote cult. Its climax is much darker and grosser than your imagination.
The Lost Boys (1987)
A mother and his children went to a sleepy town near California beach. They began to feel the bikers who rule the town are vampires. It is suspected that the eldest brother has become a vampire. To save him, the younger brother teams up with vampire hunters to kill the main vampire.
The Babysitter (2017)
The Babysitter is a horror-comedy! The movie was such a big hit that there was a sequel to it in 2020 named The Babysitter: Killer Queen. Though the sequel is trash, the original is worth your time. It paved the way for Samara Weaving to become a megastar. She plays a babysitter’s role who is, unfortunately, a member of a sociopathic cult.
Army of the Dead (2021)
This one also belongs to the zombie genre. There are strong and super smart Alpha zombies. A devastated Las Vegas is under their control. Some mercenaries enter the city to crack a safe. Before they could do anything, a nuke deletes Vegas from the map itself. Just like any other zombie movie this one also takes a 360-degree turn pretty fast.
It Follows (2014)
The girls are killed after they have sex. A supernatural shadow haunts the female main lead. Her partner confirms this is an STD she got when they made out. Now, she has two choices – either to be killed or make out with the ghost. Watch the movie to know which choice she makes!
The House (2020)
The best time to watch this movie is Halloween! The movie is about two immigrants who go to England in search of a better life after fleeing from their war-torn country. They live in a home in England where they feel a specific presence. This is one of the best horror house movies on Netflix.
The movie shows a father convincing his son to kill his mother. The husband does all this just for money! The father-son duo finds it extremely difficult to live the rest of their life as killers. Their struggle is the theme.
1922 is a 2017 horror drama film directed by Zak Hilditch, based on Stephen King's 2010 novella. A simple yet proud farmer in the year 1922 conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to assist. But their actions have unintended consequences. pic.twitter.com/zqay3pudWx
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The Haunting of Hill House (2018)
The movie takes its inspiration from a seminal novel written by Shirley Jackson in 1959. It shows the Crane family’s encounter with a haunted house. Get ready for an emotional yet terrifying ride. Make sure to keep your tissues nearby.