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.

1. Psycho (1960)

Marion Crane, a young secretary, steals money from her company and runs away. She ends up at a house next door and decides to stay there with its owner, who turns out to be her mother.

Genres: Drama, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 8.4 /10 IMDB Rating 8.5 /10

2. Stree (2018)

Chanderi village is haunted for years by a witch called Stree. She abducts men in dark leaving their clothes behind during the four day annual festival.

Genres: Horror, Comedy

Filmaffinity Rating 5.2 /10 IMDB Rating 7.5 /10

3. Dawn of the Dead (2004)

A diverse group of people who have escaped a plague, try to save their lives by taking refuge in a shopping mall. They must learn not only to protect themselves from the hordes of zombies, but to live together.

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

Filmaffinity Rating 6.5 /10 IMDB Rating 7.3 /10

4. 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.

Genres: Crime, Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 6.5 /10 IMDB Rating 7.2 /10

5. American Murder: The Family Next Door (2020)

With unedited real images, this documentary delves deeper into the disappearance of Shanann Watts and his children, and the events that followed.

Genres: Documentary, Mystery, Crime, Drama, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 6.2 /10 IMDB Rating 7.2 /10

6. World War Z (2013)

When the world begins to be invaded by a legion of the waiting, Gerry Lane, a United Nations research expert, will try to avoid the end of civilization in a career against time and destiny. The destruction to which the human race is subjected leads to travel the entire world looking for the solution to stop that horrible epidemic.

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

Filmaffinity Rating 6.1 /10 IMDB Rating 7.0 /10

7. Underworld (2003)

A vampire warrior discovers a conspiracy by the Lycans to kidnap a young doctor. Selene, a Vampire Warrior, stands between them and the doctor when they attack. This project, if made reality, would favor the Wolfmen.

Genres: Fantasy, Horror, Action/Adventure

Filmaffinity Rating 5.7 /10 IMDB Rating 7.0 /10

8. Pitch Black (2000)

During an interstellar journey, a space freighter is damaged by a storm of asteroids, being forced to make an emergency landing where part of the passage dies. They will have to survive along with Riddick, a killer.

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

Filmaffinity Rating 6.3 /10 IMDB Rating 7.0 /10

9. Resident Evil (2002)

In a clandestine genetic research center, a viral outbreak occurs that contaminates the entire building. To contain the leak, the computer that controls the facility seals off the entire facility and initially all employees are believed to be killed, but in reality they have turned into vicious zombies...

Genres: Horror, Science fiction, Action/Adventure

Filmaffinity Rating 5.8 /10 IMDB Rating 6.6 /10

10. His House (2020)

A couple of refugees from Sudan, a country devastated by war, try to survive in a small town in England until they discover that a dangerous evil awaits them there.

Genres: Horror, Drama, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 5.5 /10 IMDB Rating 6.5 /10

11. The Thing (2011)

In Antarctica, paleontologist Kate Lloyd joins a Norwegian scientific team that discovers an extraterrestrial ship buried in the ice. Inside, they find a frozen alien being with live cells. This is a prequel to the 1982 film "The Thing" directed by John Carpenter and starring Kurt Russell, based on a 1950s B-series classic.

Genres: Horror, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 5.3 /10 IMDB Rating 6.2 /10

12. Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)

A deadly virus has been released over the population of Raccoon City. Alice is one of the survivors of the biochemical disaster, to achieve her goal they will need to fight against the forces of Umbrella Corporation.

Genres: Horror, Action/Adventure, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 5.2 /10 IMDB Rating 6.1 /10

13. End of Days (1999)

In 1979, a baby girl named Christine is born in New York. At the same time, a priest in the Vatican informs the Pope that she bears the mark of the Antichrist. In 1999, Jericho Cane, a former politician, rescues Christine from attackers and becomes targeted by supernatural forces.

Genres: Action/Adventure, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 4.7 /10 IMDB Rating 5.8 /10

14. I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)

One summer night, two young intoxicated couples ran over a man on a deserted road. Confused and frightened, they decided to throw the body into the sea. A year later, one of the girls, Julie, gets a message in which someone says they know what happened the previous summer.

Genres: Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 4.6 /10 IMDB Rating 5.8 /10

15. The Stepfather (2009)

Remake of the horror movie "The Stepfather", made in 1987. Michael Harding returns home from military school to find his mother happily in love and living with her new boyfriend, David. As the two men get to know each other, Michael becomes increasingly suspicious of the man who is always there to help.

Genres: Horror, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 4.5 /10 IMDB Rating 5.6 /10

16. Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)

Alice wakes up at home with her daughter Becky and her husband. But she soon realizes that she is actually in the underground facility of the Umbrella Corporation. Out of nowhere, the computer security system shuts down and Alice flees to the facility's central control room.

Genres: Horror, Science fiction, Action/Adventure

IMDB Rating 5.3 /10

17. I, Frankenstein (2014)

In "Frankenstein: The Key of Destruction," the immortal Adam, created by Dr. Frankenstein, finds himself involved in a war that could determine the future of humanity. Adam realizes that he possesses a crucial key that has the power to destroy the human species. This exploration takes place two centuries after his creation and adds a new dimension to his existence.

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

Filmaffinity Rating 3.7 /10 IMDB Rating 5.1 /10

18. 47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019)

Follow the adventure of 4 young people who decide to explore a submerged Mayan City. Once inside, the excitement of living a great adventure turns to terror when they discover that these ruins are guarded by a huge and fearsome white shark.

Genres: Drama, Action/Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 4.3 /10 IMDB Rating 5.0 /10