Halloween 2019: What Are The Best Horror Films on Netflix UK Right Now? (25th October 2019)

Netflix have thousands of films available on their streaming service but how do fans of horror films know which ones to watch – especially as we approach Halloween? Well, here are the top 20 horrors on Netflix UK (according to our unique rating system) – why not take a look and let us know which are your favourites?

So, without further ado here are twenty of the best horror movies on Netflix UK as of today (25th October 2019):

1) Psycho
New on Netflix Rating: 87.6%
Year: 1960
Duration: 1hr 48m
Genre: Films Based on Books, Classic Films, Classic Thrillers, Thrillers, Psychological Thrillers, Horror Films, Classic Horror Films, Slasher and Serial Killer Films
When a larcenous real estate clerk goes on the lam with a wad of cash and hopes of starting a new life, she ends up at the notorious Bates Motel.
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2) Shaun of the Dead
New on Netflix Rating: 79.6%
Year: 2004
Duration: 1hr 39m
Genre: British Films, British Horror Films, British Comedies, Comedies, Cult Comedies, Dark Comedies, Cult Films, Cult Horror Films
Shaun has no clue what to do with his life or with his relationship, but motivation comes in the form of a freak zombie attack.
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3) Misery
New on Netflix Rating: 79.2%
Year: 1990
Duration: 1hr 47m
Genre: Films Based on Books, Classic Films, Classic Thrillers, Thrillers, Psychological Thrillers, Horror Films, Classic Horror Films
A former nurse saves her favorite writer from a blizzard but morphs from nurturer to sadistic jailer when she learns he plans to kill off her heroine.
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4) The Wailing
New on Netflix Rating: 76.8%
Year: 2016
Duration: 2hr 36m
Genre: Korean Films, Mysteries, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films
When a mysterious disease leads to death and chaos in a mountain village, a policeman with an infected daughter consults a powerful shaman.
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5) Under the Shadow
New on Netflix Rating: 76.2%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 24m
Genre: British Films, British Horror Films, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films
During the Iran-Iraq conflict, a Tehran woman caring for her daughter while her husband is at war is gradually convinced evil spirits are at work.
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6) Creep 2
New on Netflix Rating: 75.75%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 20m
Genre: Independent Films, Horror Films
A video artist finds the perfect character for a sensational piece, but the subject of her dreams soon reveals his insidious side.
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7) Stree
New on Netflix Rating: 75%
Year: 2018
Duration: 2hr 6m
Genre: Indian Films, Hindi-language Films, Bollywood Films, Comedies, International Comedies, Independent Films, Horror Films, Horror Comedy
Once a year, men in a small town fear abduction by an eccentric female spirit. A young tailor dismisses the idea of the ghost — until he falls for her.
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8) Hush
New on Netflix Rating: 74.6%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 21m
Genre: Thrillers, Horror Films, Slasher and Serial Killer Films
A deaf writer who retreated into the woods to live a solitary life must fight for her life in silence when a masked killer appears in her window.
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9) Annihilation
New on Netflix Rating: 74.5%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 55m
Genre: Films Based on Books, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Sci-Fi Horror Films, Sci-Fi Dramas, Horror Films
When her husband vanishes during a secret mission, biologist Lena joins an expedition into a mysterious region sealed off by the U.S. government.
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10) Gerald’s Game
New on Netflix Rating: 74.5%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 43m
Genre: Films Based on Books, Thrillers, Psychological Thrillers, Horror Films
When her husband’s sex game goes wrong, Jessie — handcuffed to a bed in a remote lake house — faces warped visions, dark secrets and a dire choice.
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11) The Cabin in the Woods
New on Netflix Rating: 74.4%
Year: 2011
Duration: 1hr 35m
Genre: Comedies, Dark Comedies, Spoofs & Satires, Horror Films, Creature Features, Horror Comedy, Monster Films, Slasher and Serial Killer Films
Five friends arrive at a secluded cabin with clear rules for their retreat. But when protocol is broken, punishment is swift — and everyone will pay.
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12) Pee Mak
New on Netflix Rating: 73.5%
Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 51m
Genre: Thai Films, Comedies, International Comedies, Horror Films, Horror Comedy, Supernatural Horror Films
Mak’s friends just want to protect him, but his wife Nak won’t let a small thing like her own death get in the way of true love in this horror-comedy.
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13) Murder Party
New on Netflix Rating: 72.33%
Year: 2007
Duration: 1hr 19m
Genre: Comedies, Cult Comedies, Dark Comedies, Cult Films, Cult Horror Films, Independent Films, Horror Films, Horror Comedy
A lonely man attends a random Halloween party, only to learn that the sketchy art students hosting the bash intend to kill him for grant money.
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14) The Invitation
New on Netflix Rating: 72.2%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 40m
Genre: Thrillers, Psychological Thrillers, Independent Films, Horror Films
A man accepts an invitation to a dinner party hosted by his ex-wife, an unsettling affair that reopens old wounds and creates new tensions.
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15) Tokyo Ghoul: Jack
New on Netflix Rating: 71.5%
Year: 2015
Duration: 30m
Genre: Anime Horror Films, Seinen Anime, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Anime
High schoolers Kisho Arima and Taishi Fura meet while investigating a ghoul’s murder of Fura’s friend, then work together as members of the CCG.
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16) It Comes at Night
New on Netflix Rating: 71%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 32m
Genre: Independent Films, Horror Films
As danger stalks the world outside his isolated home, an overprotective father faces a tough decision when another family shows up seeking help.
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17) Creep
New on Netflix Rating: 70.8%
Year: 2014
Duration: 1hr 17m
Genre: Independent Films, Horror Films
When a cash-strapped videographer takes a job in a remote mountain town, he finds that the client has some unsettling ideas in mind.
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18) He Never Died
New on Netflix Rating: 70.8%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 37m
Genre: Comedies, Dark Comedies, Gangster Films, Horror Films, Horror Comedy, Vampire Horror Films
A reclusive immortal who needs human flesh but tries to stay clean finds himself cast back into society by a gang of thugs and his estranged daughter.
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19) The Girl with All the Gifts
New on Netflix Rating: 70.75%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 50m
Genre: Films Based on Books, British Films, British Horror Films, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Sci-Fi Horror Films, Horror Films, Zombie Horror Films
As a virulent fungus turns humanity into zombies, a band of survivors flees with a curiously evolved zombie girl who may hold the key to a cure.
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20) Trollhunter
New on Netflix Rating: 70.2%
Year: 2010
Duration: 1hr 43m
Genre: Norwegian Films, Action & Adventure, International Action & Adventure, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, International Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Action Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Fantasy, Horror Films
Three students enter the Norwegian woods to film a documentary on a bear poacher who claims that he really tracks trolls for the Norwegian government.
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And the runners up…: Warm Bodies (2013)Ghost Stories (2017)Mother! (2017)Climax (2018)Munafik 2 (2018)Little Evil (2017)Night of the Comet (1984)Happy Hunting (2017)Gantz:O (2016)From Beyond (1986)

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