Top 20 horror movies on Netflix

The horror genre is one with most passionate fans. There are a lot of imagination and creativity in this genre where the possibilities of creation are unlimited as is often mixed speculative fiction. Here there are the best horror movies you can watch today in Netflix. Aimed to frighten and scare you across all movie duration.

Shaun of the Dead (2004)

"The winchester" is a romantic comedy... with zombies. It's about a man who spends his life arguing with his mother and neglecting his girlfriend. The deads are coming back to life, and they try to devour the living.

Actors: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Kate Ashfield, Lucy Davis

Director: Edgar Wright

Runtime : 99 min

Genres: Comedy, Cult, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 6.8 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.9 /10

Atonement (2007)

In summer of 1935, Briony Tallis, a 13-year-old early writer, irretrievably changes the course of several lives by accusing Robbie Turner, her sister's lover Cecilia, of a crime she has not committed.

Actors: Keira Knightley, James McAvoy, Brenda Blethyn, Saoirse Ronan

Director: Joe Wright

Runtime : 123 min

Genres: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 6.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.8 /10

Zombieland (2009)

In a world plagued by zombies, Columbus is a young man who lives in terror. But fear and cowardice have allowed him to survive. When he meets Tallahasse, a hooligan hunter, they will have to choose between trusting them or succumbing to zombies.

Actors: Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone, Woody Harrelson, Abigail Breslin

Director: Ruben Fleischer

Runtime : 88 min

Genres: Action/Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Fantasy, Science fiction

Filmaffinity Rating 6.6 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.6 /10

The Conjuring (2013)

It tells of the supernatural encounters that the Perron family lived in their home in Rhode Island in the early 1970s. The Warren marriage, renowned researchers in the world of paranormal phenomena, came to the call of this family terrified by the presence on their farm of an evil being.

Actors: Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Ron Livingston, Lili Taylor

Director: James Wan

Runtime : 112 min

Genres: Horror, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 6.8 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.5 /10

Hereditary (2018)

Annie Graham, a married gallery owner with two children, believes that the death of her mother can make her move on. But things get complicated when her youngest daughter begins to see ghostly figures, which also begin to appear before her brother.

Actors: Toni Collette, Milly Shapiro, Gabriel Byrne, Alex Wolff

Director: Ari Aster

Runtime : 127 min

Genres: Horror, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 6.6 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.3 /10

Red Dragon (2002)

An FBI investigator specialized in analyzing the mind and behavior of serial killers is forced to resort to Hannibal Lecter, who was sent to jail, to help him in the case of a family killer.

Actors: Anthony Hopkins, Edward Norton, Ralph Fiennes, Harvey Keitel

Director: Brett Ratner

Runtime : 124 min

Genres: Crime, Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 6.5 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.2 /10

Hotel Transylvania (2012)

Mavis lives in the luxurious Transylvania hotel, which was created to protect monsters. His father, Count Dracula, prepares a party to which the best friends of the family attend. It also attends a man who falls in love with Mavis.

Actors: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez

Director: Genndy Tartakovsky

Runtime : 91 min

Genres: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 6.0 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.1 /10

The Platform (2019)

The future, in a dystopia. Two people per level. An unknown number of levels. If you discover it too late, you will not come out alive from “The hole”.

Actors: Ivan Massagué, Zorion Eguileor, Antonia San Juan, Emilio Buale

Director: Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia

Runtime : 95 min

Genres: Drama, Science fiction, Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 6.4 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.0 /10

Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)

In this sequel of the superhero demon adventure, an evil elf declares war against humanity. While Hell is ready to explode on Earth, Hellboy and his crew set out to defeat the evil Prince before humanity's extintion.

Actors: Ron Perlman, Selma Blair, Doug Jones, John Alexander

Director: Guillermo del Toro

Runtime : 120 min

Genres: Action/Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Science fiction

IMDB Rating Star 7.0 /10

Orphan (2009)

When Kate and John Coleman lose the baby they were waiting for, everything collapses around them. To try to get normal again, the couple goes to a local orphanage with the intention of adopting a child. They are strangely attracted to Esther, a girl with an angelic face.

Actors: Vera Farmiga, Peter Sarsgaard, Isabelle Fuhrman, CCH Pounder

Director: Jaume Collet-Serra

Runtime : 123 min

Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 6.1 /10 IMDB Rating Star 7.0 /10

Sinister (2012)

A journalist travels with his family to investigate terrible murders that he later turns into books. When he arrives at a house where the murder of a family has taken place, he finds a tape that reveals horrible clues.

Actors: Ethan Hawke, Juliet Rylance, James Ransone, Fred Thompson

Director: Scott Derrickson

Runtime : 110 min

Genres: Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 5.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 6.8 /10

Insidious (2010)

Josh, his wife Renai and his three children have just moved into an old house. One of the children enters a coma and, at the same time, a strange phenomena that terrorize the family begin in the house.

Actors: Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne, Ty Simpkins, Lin Shaye

Director: James Wan

Runtime : 103 min

Genres: Horror, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 5.8 /10 IMDB Rating Star 6.8 /10

Us (2019)

Adelaide Wilson is a woman who returns to her childhood home on the coast next to her husband, Gabe, and her two children, for an idyllic summer. When the night falls, the Wilsons discover the silhouette of four figures looking like them.

Actors: Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker

Director: Jordan Peele

Runtime : 116 min

Genres: Thriller, Horror, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 5.7 /10 IMDB Rating Star 6.8 /10

Annihilation (2018)

Biologist Lena joins an expedition to a mysterious region cordoned off by the U.S. government. The group investigates zone X, controlled by a powerful alien force.

Actors: Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tessa Thompson, Benedict Wong

Director: Alex Garland

Runtime : 115 min

Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Science fiction, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 6.0 /10 IMDB Rating Star 6.8 /10

Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)

Everything seems to be improving at the Transylvania Hotel. Dracula’s rigid rule of “Monster Only” has been suppressed and human guests are also accepted. What worries the Count is that his adorable grandson Dennis, half human and half vampire, will not give any sign of vampirism.

Actors: Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, Kevin James

Director: Genndy Tartakovsky

Runtime : 89 min

Genres: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 5.7 /10 IMDB Rating Star 6.7 /10

Safe Haven (2013)

Katie (Julianne Hough), a beautiful young woman with a dark past, arrives at the small coastal town of Southport, north carolina. there she meets handsome Alex (Josh Duhamel) and a young widower

Actors: Julianne Hough, Josh Duhamel, Cobie Smulders, David Lyons

Director: Lasse Hallström

Runtime : 115 min

Genres: Drama, Romance, Thriller, Horror, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 5.3 /10 IMDB Rating Star 6.7 /10

The Call (2013)

Jordan, a police telephone operator, attends a tragedy while answering a call. Some time later, she will have to overcome her fear to try to save the life of Casey, a young woman who has been kidnapped by a serial killer.

Actors: Halle Berry, Evie Thompson, Abigail Breslin, Morris Chestnut

Director: Brad Anderson

Runtime : 94 min

Genres: Crime, Thriller, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Documentary

Filmaffinity Rating 5.9 /10 IMDB Rating Star 6.7 /10

Bird Box (2018)

A mysterious supernatural presence led to suicide a large part of society. One of the survivors, Malorie Hayes and her two sons, desperately seek a way to save themselves.

Actors: Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes, John Malkovich, Sarah Paulson

Director: Susanne Bier

Runtime : 124 min

Genres: Thriller, Drama, Science fiction, Mystery, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 5.7 /10 IMDB Rating Star 6.6 /10

Overlord (2018)

World War II. Just before D-Day, a group of American paratroopers fall behind enemy lines to carry out a crucial mission in a small French town. But as they approach their target, they begin to realize that more than just a military operation is happening in that Nazi-occupied village.

Actors: Jovan Adepo, Wyatt Russell, Mathilde Ollivier, Pilou Asbæk

Director: Julius Avery

Runtime : 110 min

Genres: Action/Adventure, Horror, Science fiction, Thriller, Mystery, Comedy

Filmaffinity Rating 6.0 /10 IMDB Rating Star 6.6 /10

Hush (2016)

A young writer becomes deaf in her adolescence and lives isolated in a house. One night she begins to be harassed by a mysterious masked man. She will have to get away from her stalker.

Actors: John Gallagher Jr., Kate Siegel, Michael Trucco, Samantha Sloyan

Director: Mike Flanagan

Runtime : 82 min

Genres: Documentary, Drama, Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 5.5 /10 IMDB Rating Star 6.6 /10