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. 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

2. 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”.

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

Filmaffinity Rating 6.4 /10 IMDB Rating 7.0 /10

3. The Trip (2021)

A dysfunctional couple heads to a remote cabin to reconnect, but each has intentions to kill the other. Before they can carry out their plans, unexpected visitors arrive and they face greater danger.

Genres: Comedy, Horror

IMDB Rating 6.9 /10

4. 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.

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

Filmaffinity Rating 6.0 /10 IMDB Rating 6.8 /10

5. I'm Thinking of Ending Things (2020)

An unforeseen shortcut causes a woman, in search of a way to break up with her boyfriend, to have to reconsider her whole life.

Genres: Drama, Thriller, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 5.9 /10 IMDB Rating 6.6 /10

6. 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.

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

Filmaffinity Rating 5.7 /10 IMDB Rating 6.6 /10

7. Life (2017)

Six members of The International Space Station crew are about to discover the first evidence of extraterrestrial life on Mars. As the team begins to investigate and their methods have unexpected consequences, the living form will prove to be more intelligent than anyone expected.

Genres: Horror, Science fiction, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 5.8 /10 IMDB Rating 6.6 /10

8. Gerald's Game (2017)

Jessie and Gerald are a mature couple who travel to a remote cabin hoping to revitalize their deteriorating relationship. When he dies of a heart attack, Jessie will have to fight for her survival.

Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 5.6 /10 IMDB Rating 6.5 /10

9. X (2022)

A group of filmmakers in 1979 Texas accidentally trespass and must fight for their lives against their elderly hosts.

Genres: Horror, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 6.1 /10 IMDB Rating 6.5 /10

10. Cargo (2017)

A father, who tries to survive a virulent pandemic, crosses Australia's wildest places in search of someone who takes care of his little girl and protects her. Remake of an acclaimed homonym short film, signed by the same directors in 2013.

Genres: Drama, Thriller, Action/Adventure, Horror

Filmaffinity Rating 5.4 /10 IMDB Rating 6.3 /10

11. He Never Died (2015)

Jack is not like the rest of us, because he has the gift of immortality. Jack tries to cope with his day-to-day with discretion, but when his daughter Andrea interrupts her daily monotony, his whole world will shake. The most extreme violence will be unleashed when a group of individuals try to end their lives and those of their loved ones.

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Fantasy, Thriller, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 5.6 /10 IMDB Rating 6.3 /10

12. Berlin Syndrome (2017)

A passionate holiday romance turns into an obsessive relationship in which an Australian journalist wakes up one morning in a Berlin apartment and can't get out.

Genres: Thriller, Drama, Horror, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 5.7 /10 IMDB Rating 6.3 /10

13. Apostle (2018)

It's 1905. Thomas Richardson travels to a remote island to rescue his sister, who has been kidnapped by a mysterious religious cult holding her for ransom. As he enters the community, Thomas will discover dangerous secrets.

Genres: Thriller, Cult, Horror, Mystery, Fantasy, Drama

Filmaffinity Rating 5.3 /10 IMDB Rating 6.3 /10

14. The Babysitter (2017)

Cole loves his babysitter Bee. She is hot, funny, and popular. One night, in a moment of defiance, Cole secretly stays past her bedtime to discover that she is actually a cold-blooded assassin who is in league with the Devil.

Genres: Horror, Action/Adventure, Comedy

Filmaffinity Rating 5.4 /10 IMDB Rating 6.3 /10

15. #Alive (2020)

A city is thrown into chaos due to a mysterious infection. Amid the turmoil, one citizen manages to avoid getting infected. This is their personal account of surviving the outbreak.

Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 5.5 /10 IMDB Rating 6.3 /10

16. The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (2021)

In the 1980s, Ed and Lorraine Warren tackle a new case involving Arne Cheyne Johnson, accused of murder while possessed by a demon. The paranormal investigators must confront this sinister phenomenon.

Genres: Horror, Mystery

Filmaffinity Rating 5.6 /10 IMDB Rating 6.3 /10

17. Scream (2022)

There's a new ghost face in town terrorizing teens, 25 years after Woodsboro's first murder spree, and the old friends must reunite to stop the killing spree.

Genres: Horror, Thriller, Family

Filmaffinity Rating 5.5 /10 IMDB Rating 6.3 /10

18. 1922 (2017)

In 1922 a proud rancher murdered his wife with the help of his teenage son. What he would never have imagined was that a group of rats would end up attacking them, reaching the point of convincing themselves that he was being stalked by his dead wife.

Genres: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 5.4 /10 IMDB Rating 6.2 /10

19. The Perfection (2018)

A prodigy girl obsessed with achieving perfection by touching the cello begins to suffer a series of sinister changes in her life.

Genres: Drama, Horror, Thriller

Filmaffinity Rating 5.6 /10 IMDB Rating 6.2 /10

20. Spenser Confidential (2020)

The former police officer Spenser returns to Boston’s underworld. Despite constant threats, he decides to take justice by his hand.

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

Filmaffinity Rating 5.2 /10 IMDB Rating 6.2 /10