Top 20 horror movies on NetflixThe 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.
The Shining (1980)
Jack Torrance suffers personality disorders while staying at a hotel. He suffers strange and creepy paranormal phenomena. His goal is to write a novel, but he is left isolated by snow.
Actors: Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, Danny Lloyd, Scatman Crothers
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Runtime : 144 min
Genres: Horror, Cult, Thriller, Mystery, Drama
8.2 /10 8.4 /10
A five-year-old boy has been locked up in a cubicle for seven years. His mother has created a life for her son, and her love for him is the only thing that allows him to endure the unbearable. But his curiosity is increasing, while his mother’s despair, the room will not be able to contain both things much longer.
Actors: Brie Larson, Jacob Tremblay, Sean Bridgers, Wendy Crewson
Director: Lenny Abrahamson
Runtime : 117 min
Genres: Drama, Thriller, Mystery, Horror
7.7 /10 8.1 /10
Perfect Blue (1997)
Mima is a famous Japanese singer of a music group. Due to the failure of sales of her albums, her manager decides to remove her from the band and give her a role in a television series. Her crisis gets worse when she discovers that her life is within anyone’s reach on the Internet and that someone is watching her.
Actors: Junko Iwao, Rica Matsumoto, Shinpachi Tsuji, Masaaki Ôkura
Director: Satoshi Kon
Runtime : 81 min
Genres: Animation, Anime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
7.4 /10 8.0 /10
Get Out (2017)
Chris thinks that his girlfriend parents are nervous about their daughter's interracial relationship. But a series of increasingly disturbing discoveries lead him to discover an unimaginable truth.
Actors: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford, Catherine Keener
Director: Jordan Peele
Runtime : 104 min
Genres: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
6.7 /10 7.7 /10
The Skin I Live In (2011)
Ledgard's wife suffered burns all over her body as a result of a car accident. He developed a new skin with which he could have saved her. But, moreover, he needs a human guinea pig and an accomplice.
Actors: Antonio Banderas, Elena Anaya, Jan Cornet, Marisa Paredes
Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Runtime : 120 min
Genres: Thriller, Drama, Horror, Mystery
6.6 /10 7.6 /10
Now You See Me (2013)
"The four riders" are a group of the best illusionists in the world. They rain the stolen money on the spectators, in the astonishing look of an elite FBI team.
Actors: Jesse Eisenberg, Common, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson
Director: Louis Leterrier
Runtime : 116 min
Genres: Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Drama, Horror
6.0 /10 7.3 /10
A traveler gives his son a mogwai, but it will be the origin of a wave of hooligans and misdeeds. The three basic rules that must be followed to care for a mogwai: do not feed him after midnight, do not wet him and prevent him from giving him sunlight.
Actors: Zach Galligan, Phoebe Cates, Hoyt Axton, John Louie
Director: Joe Dante
Runtime : 106 min
Genres: Comedy, Horror, Fantasy
6.6 /10 7.3 /10
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
The legend of a headless rider terrorizes the locals in Sleepy Hollow, North America. A New York researcher is sent to find out what is really in the legend.
Actors: Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson, Michael Gambon
Director: Tim Burton
Runtime : 105 min
Genres: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Fantasy, Thriller
6.9 /10 7.3 /10
I Am Legend (2007)
Robert Neville is the last living man on earth, but he is not alone. Other human beings have become vampires and they all crave his blood. He has survived because he's immune to the virus; every day he sends messages.
Actors: Will Smith, Alice Braga, Charlie Tahan, Salli Richardson-Whitfield
Director: Francis Lawrence
Runtime : 101 min
Genres: Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Action/Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Comedy
6.5 /10 7.2 /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
6.5 /10 7.2 /10
10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)
When she wakes up, she is locked in a cell underground, kidnapped by a strange man who claims to have saved her from the day of final judgment.
Actors: John Goodman, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Gallagher Jr., Douglas M. Griffin
Director: Dan Trachtenberg
Runtime : 104 min
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Science fiction, Horror, Thriller
6.4 /10 7.2 /10
Don't Breathe (2016)
Young thieves believe they have found the opportunity to commit the perfect robbery. Their goal will be a lone blind man, possessing thousands of hidden dollars. But as soon as they enter their home they will be aware of their mistake.
Actors: Stephen Lang, Jane Levy, Dylan Minnette, Daniel Zovatto
Director: Fede Alvarez
Runtime : 89 min
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery, Crime
6.4 /10 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
6.4 /10 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
The Witch (2015)
New England, 1630. A Christian settler marriage, with five children, lives near a forest that, according to popular beliefs, is dominated by evil. When the newborn child disappears and crops do not grow, family members rebel against each other: a supernatural evil haunts them in the nearby forest.
Actors: Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie, Julian Richings
Director: Robert Eggers
Runtime : 92 min
Genres: Horror, Mystery, Drama, Thriller
6.1 /10 6.9 /10
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
6.0 /10 6.8 /10
Six years after the violent death of her husband, Amelia has not recovered yet. But she has to educate Samuel, her six-year-old son, who lives terrified by a monster that appears to her in dreams and threatens to kill them. When a disturbing storybook called “The Babadook” appears in her home, Samuel comes to the conviction that the monster is the creature he has been dreaming of .
Actors: Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Daniel Henshall, Hayley McElhinney
Director: Jennifer Kent
Runtime : 94 min
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Mystery
5.9 /10 6.8 /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
5.3 /10 6.7 /10
Event Horizon (1997)
In 2047, the rescue ship "Lewis and Clark" was sent to investigate the mysterious reappearance in Neptune's orbit of an experimental ship, the "Final Horizon", disappeared years earlier with its entire crew. While the rescue mission tries to find out what the fate of the disappeared has been, strange events take place on board the ship.
Actors: Laurence Fishburne, Sam Neill, Kathleen Quinlan, Joely Richardson
Director: Paul W.S. Anderson
Runtime : 96 min
Genres: Horror, Science fiction, Thriller, Mystery
5.9 /10 6.7 /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
5.7 /10 6.7 /10