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What are the best horror movies on Netflix?

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    Grace Bishop
    Written on September 20, 2018
    "Hulu offers great quality to watch your favorite shows, such as Prison Break. I have never been disappointed with the connection or speed of Hulu. Watching my favorite shows has never been easier!"
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      It Follows

      After maintaining sexual relations for the first time with her boyfriend, Jay (Maika Monroe) starts to be persecuted by supernatural forces, that personified themselves as disturbing human beings.

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      Joyce Beck
      Written on February 4, 2017
      "I don't watch horror movies, so I can't tell you what's good and what's bad when it comes to them, but this movie's on netflix and it's horror, so there's that? The soundtrack..."
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      Joyce Beck
      Written on February 4, 2017
      "I don't watch horror movies, so I can't tell you what's good and what's bad when it comes to them, but this movie's on netflix and it's horror, so there's that? The soundtrack (found it on YouTube) is pretty good for this one, too."
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      Kevin Diaz
      Written on September 29, 2017
      "No question that the storytelling here is impressive.It's a testament to how scary a movie It Good horror films rely on suspense and tension, and this one has both elements aplenty."
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      Mildred Boyd
      Written on August 12, 2017
      "This isn't really a good family movie that I wanted to watch with my family. It's a thriller and I appreciate that, just not one to watch as a family."
    2. 248
      Hush

      Hush is a horror and thriller movie that was filmed by Mike Flanagan. It was released in April 2018. It is starred by John Gallagher Jr., Kate Siegel, Michael Trucco.

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      Kyle Fernandez
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "Very scary movie. It is hard to find good horror movies these days. This one exceeded my expectations."
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      Kyle Fernandez
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "Very scary movie. It is hard to find good horror movies these days. This one exceeded my expectations."
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      Albert Hart
      Written on July 26, 2017
      "Hush looks like a pretty good horror movie in my opinion but I can't call it one of the best on Netflix until I see it. The idea of a deaf woman fighting for her life in a secluded area seems scary as anything, although without watching this movie I'd be hard pressed to say it is the best."
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      Albert Hayes
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "Hush is an amazing horror movie on Netflix. I love that it's different then the usual horror movies and it's fun to watch since it's not what you expect."
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      Patricia Kennedy
      Written on January 18, 2017
      "Hush is a horror/thriller movie that's available for streaming on Netflix. It's a great solution for anyone looking for horror movies on Netflix."
    3. 217
      The Babadook

      Amelia (Essie Davis) lost her husband a few time ago. Now, she lives with her son and both start to feel the menace of a supernatural being that has entered into their lives through a childish book called the Babadook.

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      Betty Porter
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "This movie is super scary - we watched it on a late Saturday night and we were thoroughly spooked. It's a must-watch for horror fans on Netflix."
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      Betty Porter
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "This movie is super scary - we watched it on a late Saturday night and we were thoroughly spooked. It's a must-watch for horror fans on Netflix."
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      Elizabeth Zavala
      Written on April 28, 2017
      "I actually tried to give this movie a chance. I didn't make it very far before turning it off. I thought it was really stupid."
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      Jing Guo
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "It's October and the perfect time to get your horror movie watching on. The Babadook feels slightly derivative of a number of other thrillers out there but still manages to deliver the fear. Its watchable and holds quite a few surprises."
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      Kelly Gonzales
      Written on January 29, 2017
      "The Babadook is a horror/thriller film that's available for streaming on Netflix. It's a great solution for anyone looking for horror movies on Netflix."
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      Roger Butler
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "This film is decent, but is easily outclassed by most other horror movies. The story doesn't give much room for character development."
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      Gerald's Game

      The director of the modern horror classic ''Hush'' (another Netflix original) delighted us again with this incredible adaptation of the homonym Stephen King novel, that counts with one of the most sordid and realistic premises of his bibliography. 

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      Douglas Crawford
      Written on September 25, 2017
      "If you're looking for a scary movie, look no further than Geralds Game. It is by far one of the best horror movies on Netflix. It is a spin off of Stephen King and will keep..."
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      Douglas Crawford
      Written on September 25, 2017
      "If you're looking for a scary movie, look no further than Geralds Game. It is by far one of the best horror movies on Netflix. It is a spin off of Stephen King and will keep you up the night you watch it. It is scarier than most horror movies I have seen recently and worth watching if you like this genre."
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      Vihaan Patel
      Written on September 25, 2017
      "If you are looking for the best horror movies on Netflix, do not watch Gerald's Game. This move is low budget and a b-side. Stay away or you'll be disappointed!"
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      Daniel Albert
      Written on October 24, 2017
      "Gerald's Game should be off this list. I don't remember such a boring film like this"
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      The Invitation

      While attending a pretty strange dinner party at his former house, Will (Logan Marshall-Green) starts to believe that his ex-wife (Tammy Blanchard) and her new husband (Michiel Huisman) have sinister plans for the guests.

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      Janice Thomas
      Written on August 2, 2017
      "If you are a fan of horror, check out The Invitation on Netflix. It is a mix of horror and psychological thriller that will keep you on your toes. You will be left guessing..."
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      Janice Thomas
      Written on August 2, 2017
      "If you are a fan of horror, check out The Invitation on Netflix. It is a mix of horror and psychological thriller that will keep you on your toes. You will be left guessing until the end, then the movie is wrapped up nicely. I won't spoil it for you, but you will never guess what happens while watching."
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      Christian Bryant
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "I love horror movies in general and this one did not disappoint. It has a great story."
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      Moisés Salinas
      Written on January 3, 2017
      "The invitation is a great Mystery and Thriller. It takes place during a dinner party"
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      V/H/S/2

      This found footage horror anthology is not for everybody. These shocking short films share some things in common that guarantee an oppressive cinematographic experience: tension, horror, gore, and originality. All these things and much more combined make ''V/H/S 2'' one of the best horror movies of the past few years. 

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      Jacob Anderson
      Written on July 29, 2017
      "I like this movie. It is a Thriller-chiller with plenty of gore"
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      Jacob Anderson
      Written on July 29, 2017
      "I like this movie. It is a Thriller-chiller with plenty of gore"
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      Jacob Perry
      Written on June 19, 2017
      "The horror genre is very popular on Netflix and they have an incredible assortment to choose from. I was looking for V/H/S/2 and I found it with no problem or hassle on Netflix. Fulfillment was a snap and I was streaming it in no time. Netflix has V/H/S/2, just waiting for you, go get it."
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      Randy Matthews
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "man these shorts scare the heck out of me if you need a scare give these a a chance ."
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      Baskin

      One of the best Turkish movies of the last few years. Policemen (Gorkem Kasal, Ergun Kuyucu) face a night of horror in a subterranean labyrinth after answering a distress call.

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      Samuel Parker
      Written on January 29, 2017
      "As a subscriber to Netflix, I often frequent the horror section of their site. I watched this gem of a film and it completely blew me away with the quality acting and superb..."
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      Samuel Parker
      Written on January 29, 2017
      "As a subscriber to Netflix, I often frequent the horror section of their site. I watched this gem of a film and it completely blew me away with the quality acting and superb writing."
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      Philip Stephens
      Written on September 30, 2017
      "Baskin was a legitimate terror ride with plenty of gore to go with it. I was really impressed by how realistic the gore effects were which only added to my terror."
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      Jesse Burton
      Written on February 22, 2017
      "I watched this Turkish horror movie a while back. After viewing it I certainly did not want to go in any underground caves"
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      Train to Busan

      Train to Busan is a 2017 South Korean action horror thriller movie directed by Yeon Sang Ho starring Gong Yoo, Jung Yu Mi, and Ma Dong Seok. It set a record to be the first Korean film with over 10 million theatergoers. 

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      Melissa Larson
      Written on June 17, 2017
      "Train to Busan is a horror/thriller movie that's available for streaming on Netflix. It's a great solution for anyone looking for horror movies on Netflix."
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      Melissa Larson
      Written on June 17, 2017
      "Train to Busan is a horror/thriller movie that's available for streaming on Netflix. It's a great solution for anyone looking for horror movies on Netflix."
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      Austin Wilson
      Written on July 12, 2017
      "This is pretty good. It would not have been my top choice, but it's still a sold pick and solution."
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      Hellraiser

      Its deranged universe and synopsis (an unfaithful wife encounters the zombie of her dead lover; demons are pursuing him after he escaped their sadomasochistic underworld) make ''Hellraiser'' one of the most iconic horror movies in history. The entire franchise is available of Netflix. 

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      $39.95

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      Carl Hayes
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "Ol Pinhead is one of my favorites and a must see for anyone that loves the horror film genre. Defintely worth your time and now its on Netflix. Time to chill....lol."
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      Carl Hayes
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "Ol Pinhead is one of my favorites and a must see for anyone that loves the horror film genre. Defintely worth your time and now its on Netflix. Time to chill....lol."
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      Brandon Hill
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "This is a classic horror movie, and one that has withstood the test of time. Definitely one of my favorite horror movies to watch as Halloween gets closer."
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      Melissa Cruz
      Written on April 26, 2017
      "Just the name Hellraiser puts some fear into me. Hellraiser is classic horror at its best and even better, is that the movie is now available on Netflix!"
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      Rakesh Khan
      Written on February 22, 2017
      "HellRaiser is one of the classics out there that i really like. I love this flick and it it gets high rating across the board"
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      Under the shadow

      Tehran, 1980s. The city is amidst the post-revolutionary war.In the middle of this, Shideh (Narges Rashidi) and her daughter (Avin Manshadi) have to deal with a mysterious evil that begins to haunt their home. 

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      Lawrence Snyder
      Written on September 30, 2017
      "This unique story is in a setting that we rarely see in America - it takes place in Tehran, Iran. We hardly ever see this location in film, so part of the reason this may seem..."
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      Lawrence Snyder
      Written on September 30, 2017
      "This unique story is in a setting that we rarely see in America - it takes place in Tehran, Iran. We hardly ever see this location in film, so part of the reason this may seem so jarring and disorienting is the unusual location and premise. The story itself enhances this feeling to create a sincere feeling of dread and fear. This is an excellent suggestion!"
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      Dylan Foster
      Written on May 23, 2017
      "A terrifying environment for a horror film. In a city devastated by war the mood is already dim and fearful. The haunting only adds to the grim reality of their existence, really scary."
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      Ronald Griffin
      Written on April 17, 2017
      "I like this Movie. It is a great thriller set in Tehran in the 1980's"
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      The Shining

      The Shining is a 1980 horror film directed by Stanley Kubrick, based on the book with the same title. A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence.

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      Kimberly Dunn
      Written on January 10, 2017
      "One of the most well known horror films in existence, The Shining is based on a novel. I personally can't stand horror films, so I've never seen it, but it's popular for a..."
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      Kimberly Dunn
      Written on January 10, 2017
      "One of the most well known horror films in existence, The Shining is based on a novel. I personally can't stand horror films, so I've never seen it, but it's popular for a reason. Give it a shot, I guess, because it IS on netflix! Just....maybe don't watch it with the lights off?"
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      Timothy Phillips
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "This is an old classic and it is definitely up there with the best films ever made in this genre. Jack Nicholson's performance is nothing short of sublime, and the story is one of those I can get into again and again. One of the finest scary movies ever made."
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      Doris Ortiz
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "if you've never seen it, you're probably too young to appreciate it. it is kind of slow in some part's but i loved the interplay between carrie and her mother. [spoiler] the ending alone is worth the price of admission. [/spoiler]"
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      Pamela Hayes
      Written on July 10, 2017
      "I absolutely loved this movie. I am not a fan of horror movies, however this one I did actually watch, and it was very capataviting."
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      The Devil's Rejects

      The Devil's Rejects (2005) is a horror film by Rob Zombie, the sequel to House of 1000 Corpses. After a raid on the rural home of the psychopathic Firefly family, Otis and Baby escape and reunite with Baby's father, Capt. Spaulding. While the trio continues their gory murder spree, a vengeful Sheriff slowly closes in on them.

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      Hannah Simmons
      Written on October 22, 2017
      "I have always been a person that avoids some of the more gory Halloween movies so when a friend suggested we The Devil's Rejects I was a little skeptical. I only made it a..."
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      Hannah Simmons
      Written on October 22, 2017
      "I have always been a person that avoids some of the more gory Halloween movies so when a friend suggested we The Devil's Rejects I was a little skeptical. I only made it a third of the way through before I had to shut it off."
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      Joseph Perry
      Written on November 11, 2017
      "The Devil's Rejects is an absolute classic. If you haven't seen it, you should definitely check it out. Rob Zombie directed it!"
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      Jaws
      A giant great white shark arrives on the shores of a New England beach resort and wreaks havoc with bloody attacks on swimmers. Jaws is an American thriller film directed by Steven Spielberg and based on Peter Benchley's novel of the same name.
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      $3.99 - $13.99

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      Diya Sarin
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "I love Jaws! I remember watching this as a kid, and I was terrified. We took a vacation on the coast shortly thereafter, and I remember staying as far away from the water as..."
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      Diya Sarin
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "I love Jaws! I remember watching this as a kid, and I was terrified. We took a vacation on the coast shortly thereafter, and I remember staying as far away from the water as possible. Despite the fact that it was terrifying, I find myself sitting down every once in a while for a guilty indulgence of watching and clenching my teeth."
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      Kimberly George
      Written on July 29, 2017
      "I was looking for horror movies on Netflix and found this, and it didn't hold my attention at all. It's basically not even a horror movie. Cheesy and kind of old, not that great."
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      The Rocky Horror Picture Show

      The Rocky Horror Picture Show is a horror parody musical where a naive couple, played by Susan Sarandon and Barry Bostwick, ends up in a creepy castle that turns out to be the place where the evil-yet-charming Dr. Frank-N-Furter (Tim Curry) lives. Everyone sings and dances, but it will soon turn out to be a cannibalistic sexual bacchanalia. 

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      $3.99 - $13.99

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      Jennifer Henry
      Written on January 7, 2018
      "I wanted the best horror movie out on Netflix. I found The Rocky Horror Picture Show and it was great, lots of singing and dancing in a castle."
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      Jennifer Henry
      Written on January 7, 2018
      "I wanted the best horror movie out on Netflix. I found The Rocky Horror Picture Show and it was great, lots of singing and dancing in a castle."

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    Summary

    Best horror movies on Netflix
    Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
    1 It Follows Movies 288 Paid
    2 Hush Movies 248 Paid
    3 The Babadook Movies 217 Paid
    4 Gerald's Game Movies 195 Paid
    5 The Invitation Movies 171 Paid
    6 V/H/S/2 Movies 160 Paid
    7 Baskin Movies 133 Paid
    8 Train to Busan Movies 116 Paid
    9 Hellraiser Movies 103 Paid
    10 Under the shadow Movies 73 Paid
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