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The 30 best horror movies available on Netflix

The 30 best horror movies available on Netflix

Netflix is ​​undoubtedly one of the most important streaming platforms in recent years, but we would be lying if we said that we have never been too lazy to do scrolling infinite among such an extensive catalog. .. That is why in Superaficionados we want to make your job easier and give you a short list of recommendations of the best horror movies that we can find on the Netflix platform. Shall we start?

1. The invitation (2015)

The Invitation Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Karyn Kusama

Drama, Horror, Mystery

Will and his wife Eden were a happy couple until they suffered the tragic loss of their firstborn. After the event, the couple distanced themselves due to the duel, and Will lost contact with Eden for years. With a new relationship, Will finds himself happy with his current life; but one day he receives a haunting dinner invitation from his ex, and the man reluctantly agrees. There she discovers that Eden remarried and seems to have overcome the ghosts of the past … until dinner takes an unexpected turn.

2. The Witch: A New England Legend (2015)

The Witch Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Robert Eggers
Genre: Drama, Terror, Mystery

In the 17th century in New England, a farmer named William is expelled along with his family from a church-controlled ranch for religious reasons . The family settles in a small cabin in front of a forest, and recovers the semblance of normality after having a baby named Samuel. One day the older daughter takes Samuel near the forest to play, but the younger one disappears. The family begins to search for him, falling into a spiral of mistrust, causing little by little all the members to distrust each other and lose their sanity.

3. 1922 (2017)

1922 Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Zak Hilditch
: Drama, Horror, Crime

The movie is based on a Stephen King novel of the same name. The protagonist is a farmer accustomed to country life named Wilfred and his wife, Arlette, who inherits a farm and eventually moves with her family along with her. However, the woman does not enjoy life in the country and wants to move to the city. Taking this as a great offense, Wilfred hatches a plan to kill his wife and obtain the land by inheritance, blackmailing his son to help him. Once the crime is committed, Wilfred begins to have terrifying visions that make him succumb to guilt and terror.

4. Position (2017)

Cargo Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Ben Howling, Yolanda Ramke
[ 19459012] Genre: Drama, Horror, Science Fiction

Cargo is a film full of suspense and drama that tells the story of a father looking for someone who is willing to take care of his daughter after an epidemic spreads across Australia.

5. Zombie Station (2016)

Train to Busan Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Sang-ho Yeon
[ 19459012] Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller

Also known as Train to Busan. When an absent father decides to accompany his daughter on a train trip from Seoul to Busan to visit his ex-wife, what is least expected is to be caught in the middle of a deadly epidemic that turns humans into zombies.

6. Perfection (2023)

The Perfection Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Richard Shepard
Genre: Drama, Terror, Thriller

When the prodigious instrumentalist Charlotte decides to strike up a friendship with Elizabeth, the promising new artist from her former academy, the encounter introduces them both into a sinister spiral with terrifying consequences .

7. Green Room (2015)

Green Room Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Jeremy Saulnier

Genre: Musical, Terror, Thriller

A punk rock band witnesses an aberrant crime in a neo-Nazi bar and because of this, they must fight for their own survival when the bar owner gives them hunt to get rid of witnesses.

8. Insidious (2010)

Insidious Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Jamen Wan
: Terror, Mystery, Thriller

The Lambert family must do everything in their power to save their son in a coma after an incident in the attic. What they do not know is that there is much hidden behind that deep sleep, and this leads them to explore the paranormal and rediscover the past of the house in which they live.

9. File Warren: The Conjuring (2013)

The Conjuring Películas Terror Netflix

Director: James Wan
Genre: Terror, Mystery, Thriller

Based on the actual experiences of paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren, in The Conjuring should help Carolyn and Roger Perron to Deal with the Rhode Island farm they just bought as they start to rack up out-of-the-box events that eventually turn into something scary.

10. Psychosis (1960)

Psicosis Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Alfred Hitchcock
[194590 : Terror, Mystery, Thriller

An escaped secretary who just stole a large amount of money from her boss decides to stay in a motel at a remote location. In charge of the motel is a young man who appears to be subdued by his mother.

11. The Babadook (2014)

The Babadook Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Jennifer Kent
Genre: Drama, Terror

When a mysterious book enters the lives of Amelia and her son Samuel, the little one becomes increasingly paranoid and suspicious, while his mother is not able to bear the stress of caring for a child who is so afraid of monsters.

12. It (2017)

It Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Andy Muschietti
: Terror

Based on Stephen King’s successful novel, It tells the story of a small town called Derry who appears to be tormented by an evil being who manifests himself in the form of a clown named Pennywise who loves to terrorize the youth of the town.

13. Jane Doe’s autopsy (2016)

The Autopsy of Jane Doe Películas Terror Netflix

Director: André Øvredal
Genre: Terror, Mystery, Thriller

A family of coroners, father and son, try to help the police unravel the mystery behind the corpse of a beautiful woman found in a basement in almost perfect conditions. As the night passes, they are involved in the mysterious case of the death of the young woman, who appears to have died in an extremely violent way.

14. Annihilation (2018)

Annihilation Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Alex Garland
: Adventure, Drama, Terror

After the disappearance of her husband, Lena, a biologist, she sets out on a dangerous recovery mission in the same place, to try to find him. However, the place does not seem to follow any existing physical law; and everything is complicated when they find signs of life.

15. A Silent Place (2018)

A Quiet Place Películas Terror Netflix

Director: John Krasinski
[ 19459012] Genre: Drama, Horror, Science Fiction

Also known as A Quiet Place. On a post-apocalyptic Earth, humans are being hunted by extremely sound-sensitive predators. The story follows a couple trying to protect their children from these predators, trying to lead a silent life in order to survive.

16. Gerald’s Game (2017)

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Director: Mike Flanagan [ 19459014] Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller

A married couple tries to rekindle their relationship by escaping to a cabin far from civilization. There, the husband dies unexpectedly and leaves his wife handcuffed to the bed, forcing her to fight for her life to escape from that situation and not lose her sanity in the attempt.

17. Emelie (2015)

Emelie Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Michael Thelin
: Terror, Thriller

The replacement babysitter, who comes with excellent recommendations, turns out to be completely different from what the parents expected when, when leaving her alone with the children, she begins to subject them to activities sinister.

18. In the tall grass (2023)

In the tall grass Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Vicenzo Natali
[ 19459012] Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery

Becky and Cal are siblings who are traveling to San Diego when they are stopped by a health emergency for Becky, who is pregnant. While waiting for the dizziness to pass, they hear a cry for help in the distance, and decide to enter a wide field full of tall grass. The problem begins when they discover that they have been made impossible to leave.

19. Verónica (2017)

Verónica Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Paco Plaza
Género : Terror

The story takes place in Madrid, in 1991. Veronica is a young woman who tries to overcome the death of her father, with an absent mother and forced to care for her three brothers. In the mourning process, she decides to play Ouija with her friends Rosa and Diana, taking advantage of the solar eclipse that leaves them alone to do whatever they want. With the board, the young women try to contact their deceased relatives, but during the process, something strange happens to Veronica and the girl begins to act in a peculiar way.

20. The ritual (2017)

The Ritual Películas Terror Netflix

Director: David Bruckner
Genre: Terror, Mystery, Thriller

Deep in the woods, a group of college students begin to fill with paranoia when they feel a presence that is stalking them.

21. Creep (2014)

Creep Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Karyn Kusama
: Terror, Thriller

When a videographer responds to an online job request, his task is to record the latest messages from a dying man. But when he meets the subject and discovers strange behaviors, he begins to question his intentions.

22. Mom (2013)

Mama Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Andy Muschietti : Terror, Thriller

Five years after the tragic death of their parents, Victoria and Lily are adopted by their uncle Lucas and his girlfriend Annabel, but after a series of strange events, the new Parents begin to suspect that the girls are bringing with them an evil spirit that is jealously protecting them.

23. The Apostle (2018)

Apostle Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Gareth Evans

Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Terror

To save his sister kidnapped by a religious cult located on a remote island, a former Christian missionary must confront the hierarchy of his social system.

24. The Gift (2015)

The Gift Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Joel Edgerton
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller

When an acquaintance from the past comes into their lives with mysterious gifts and a terrifying secret, a married couple’s life spirals into misery.

25. Cube (1997)

Cube Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Vicenzo Natali : Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction

Six complete strangers wake up to discover that they are trapped inside a cube that presents thousands of rooms full of deadly traps. There they discover that they must work together, using the distinctive skills of each of them.

26. Hush (2016)

Hush Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Mike Flanagan
: Terror, Thriller

When a murderer appears in her window, a deaf-mute writer must fight for her life in a cabin removed from society.

27. I am the pretty creature who lives in this house (2016)

Director: Osgood Perkins
Genre: Terror, Mystery, Thriller

An elderly writer has lived for years in a house where a woman was found dead. Because the writer suffers from dementia, the property owner hires a sweet young nurse to take care of her. However, little by little the young woman realizes that this work is nothing ordinary, when she begins to let the imagination and the terrifying fiction written by the old woman get into her head and blur the line between the kingdom of novels and the reality of their environment.

28. Under the shadow (2016)

Under the Shadow

Director: Babak Anvari [1945 ] Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller

After the 1980s war in Tehran, a mother and daughter begin to discover that an evil presence is stalking their home.

29. XX (2017)

XX Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Roxanne Benjamin, Karyn Kusama, Annie Clark Jovanka Vickovic
Genre: Terror

XX is an anthology of four short horror movies written, directed, and starring women.

30. The Envoy of Evil (2015)

La enviada del mal Películas Terror Netflix

Director: Osgood Perkins
[ 19459012] Genre: Terror, Mystery, Thriller

When two young men are locked up in their prestigious women’s boarding school during the winter holidays, they must combat evil forces and the possible presence of a spirit that wishes to possess them .

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