Top 10 Horror Movies On Netflix

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Looking for a scary movie to watch on Netflix? Well we have collected and analyzed the current top 10 horror movies on Netflix for you.

Read this article to choose the scariest movie of your choice to watch with family and friends and have a fun time watching it.

#10. No One Gets Out Alive

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DirectorSantiago Menghini
Initial Release29 September 2021
CastCristina Rodlo, David Barrera, Marc Menchaca, Moronke Akinola,
David Figlioli
Languages English, Spanish
Story byJohn Croker
Distributed byNetflix
GenresCreature Features, Horro Movies, Mystery Movies, Movies based on books, US movies

“No One Gets Out Alive” is a scary horror movie from 2021. It’s about a young immigrant named Ambar who moves into a run-down boarding house for a fresh start. But things get creepy when she realizes there are evil things hiding in the building, and she has to fight to stay alive. The movie is really intense, with a spooky atmosphere and psychological scares that will keep you scared and interested. It also talks about being alone and the spooky things from the past. If you like scary movies, this one will keep you hooked.

#9. The Invitation

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DirectorJessica M. Thompson
ProducerEmile Gladstone
Release Date26b August 2022
Distributed bySony Pictures Releasing
CastNathalie Emmanuel, Hugh Skinner, Stephanie Corneliussen,
Thomas Doherty, Carol Ann Crawford, Courtney Taylor, Sean Pertwee,
Alana Boden
GenresHorror movies, Thriller movies, US movies

“The Invitation” is a gripping psychological thriller directed by Jessica M. Thompson. The film follows the intense and suspenseful journey of a young woman named Kira, played by Tammy Blanchard, who becomes entangled in a complex web of secrets and lies. As she attends a dinner party hosted by her estranged father and his new girlfriend, unsettling events unfold, revealing hidden agendas and dark family dynamics. Thompson skillfully creates an atmosphere of tension and intrigue, keeping viewers on the edge of their seats as they unravel the mysteries surrounding the characters. “The Invitation” is a thought-provoking exploration of trust, manipulation, and the consequences of buried truths.

#8. INSIDIOUS The Last Key

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DirectorAdam Robitel
Release Date5 January 2018
Distributed bySony Pictures, Universal Pictures
CastLin Shaye, Leigh Whannell, Angus Sampson
GenresHorror movies, US movies

“Insidious: The Last Key” is a horror film released in 2018, directed by Adam Robitel. It is the fourth installment in the popular “Insidious” franchise. The movie follows parapsychologist Elise Rainier, played by Lin Shaye, as she faces her most personal and terrifying haunting yet. Elise must confront her own childhood demons when she returns to her family home to investigate disturbing supernatural occurrences. As she delves deeper into the mysteries of “The Further,” the film explores themes of family, trauma, and the battle against malevolent spirits. With its eerie atmosphere and jump scares, it delivers a spine-tingling experience for horror enthusiasts.

#7. Viking Wolf

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DirectorStig Svendsen
Release Date18 November 2022
Distributed byNetflix
CastElli Müller Osborne, Liv Mjönes, Arthur Hakalahti
GenresNorwegian, Creature Features, Horror Movies, Thriller Movies

“Viking Wolf” is an epic historical action film that transports viewers to the ruthless world of Viking warriors. Set against a backdrop of stunning landscapes and brutal battles, the movie follows the journey of a fearless Viking chieftain who embarks on a perilous quest to reclaim his homeland from a rival clan and avenge his family’s honor. With a gripping storyline, intense sword fights, and rich character development, “Viking Wolf” combines elements of adventure, drama, and mythology to deliver a thrilling cinematic experience that explores themes of honor, loyalty, and the indomitable spirit of the Viking people.

#6. OUIJA : Origin of evil

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DirectorMike Flanagan
Release Date21 October 2016
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
CastElizabeth Reaser, Annalise Basso, Henry Thomas
GenresHorror movies, US movies

“Ouija: Origin of Evil” is a supernatural horror film released in 2016, directed by Mike Flanagan. Set in the 1960s, the movie revolves around a widow and her two daughters who run a fake séance business to make ends meet. However, their lives take a terrifying turn when they incorporate a Ouija board into their act, unknowingly summoning malevolent spirits. As the supernatural forces grow stronger, the family must confront their deepest fears to save their souls and escape the clutches of the sinister entities. The film is praised for its suspenseful atmosphere, solid performances, and its effective blend of psychological horror and supernatural elements.

#5. Scream

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DirectorMatt Bettinelli-Olpin, Tyler Gillett
Release Date14 January 2022
Distributed byParamount Pictures
CastNeve Campbell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette
GenresHorror movies, Thriller movies, Teen movies, US movies

“Scream 5” is the latest installment in the iconic horror franchise. Directed by filmmakers Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett, the film continues the legacy of suspense, mystery, and horror that the series is known for. Featuring a mix of familiar characters and fresh faces, “Scream 5” explores a new generation of potential victims as they grapple with a mysterious killer who adopts the Ghostface persona. With its signature blend of self-aware humor and chilling thrills, the movie pays homage to its predecessors while delivering a fresh and modern take on the classic slasher genre. Fans can expect a rollercoaster of scares and surprises.

#4. Blumhouse’s Truth or Dare: Extended Director’s Cut

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DirectorJeff Wadlow, Billie Mintz
Release Date20 April 2018
Distributed byUniversal pictures
CastLucy Hale, Tyler Posey, Violett Beane
GenresHorror movies, US movies

“Blumhouse’s Truth or Dare: Extended Director’s Cut” is a suspenseful horror film that delves into a deadly game of truth or dare. Directed by Jeff Wadlow, this extended version of the original 2018 film offers more intense thrills and chilling moments. A group of friends on a vacation in Mexico becomes entangled in a supernatural game where telling the truth or completing dares can have deadly consequences. As the sinister game progresses, they must confront their darkest secrets and fight to survive. With a blend of supernatural horror and psychological tension, this movie is a gripping ride through a deadly game of truth and consequences.

#3. Annabelle: Creation

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DirectorDavid F. Sandberg
Release Date18 August 2017
Distributed byWarner Bros, Warner Bros. Pictures
CastStephanie Sigman, Talitha Eliana Bateman, Lulu Wilson
GenresHorror movies, US movies

“Annabelle: Creation” is a chilling supernatural horror film released in 2017, directed by David F. Sandberg. Serving as a prequel to the popular “Conjuring” series, the movie tells the haunting origin story of the possessed doll, Annabelle. Set in the 1950s, it follows a group of orphaned girls and their caretaker who move into a secluded house, only to face terrifying encounters with malevolent forces linked to the creepy doll. With spine-tingling suspense, well-crafted scares, and strong performances, the film explores the origins of the iconic haunted doll, delivering a tense and eerie cinematic experience for horror enthusiasts.

#2. Exorcist: The Beginning

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DirectorRenny Harlin
Release Date20 August 2004
Distributed byWarner Bros, Warner Bros. Pictures
CastStellan Skarsgård, James D’Arcy, Izabella Scorupco
GenresHorror movies, Movies based on books, US movies

“Exorcist: The Beginning” is a supernatural horror film released in 2004, directed by Renny Harlin. It serves as a prequel to the iconic 1973 movie “The Exorcist.” The story follows Father Lankester Merrin, played by Stellan Skarsgård, a troubled priest who is sent to East Africa to investigate a mysterious archaeological dig that uncovers an ancient evil. As he delves deeper into the excavation site, Merrin confronts malevolent forces and grapples with his own crisis of faith. The film explores themes of faith, evil, and the battle between good and evil, delivering a chilling and atmospheric horror experience.

#1. The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It

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DirectorMichael Chaves
ProducerJames Wan, Peter Safran
Release Date13 August 2021
Distributed byWarner Bros, Warner Bros. Pictures
CastPatrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Ruairí O’Connor
GenresHorror movies, Mystery movies, US movies

“The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It” is a chilling horror film released in 2021. Directed by Michael Chaves, it is the eighth installment in the popular Conjuring Universe franchise. The movie is based on the real-life case files of paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren, played by Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga. This installment takes a different approach as it explores a murder trial where the defendant claims demonic possession as a defense. With a blend of supernatural terror and suspenseful storytelling, the film delves into the Warrens’ harrowing quest to uncover the truth and battle malevolent forces beyond the natural realm.


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