Here Are The Best Horror Films Streaming on Netflix UK for Halloween

Netflix have thousands of films available on their streaming service but how do fans of horror films know which ones to watch? 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 just in time for Halloween:

1) Misery
New on Netflix Rating: 79%
Year: 1990
Duration: 1hr 47m
Genre: 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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2) Carrie
New on Netflix Rating: 78.6%
Year: 1976
Duration: 1hr 38m
Genre: Classic Films, Cult Films, Cult Horror Films, Horror Films, Classic Horror Films, Teen Screams, Supernatural Horror Films
An outcast teen with telekinetic ability lashes out with her deadly power when the high school ‘in crowd’ torments her with a sick joke at the prom.
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3) The Wailing
New on Netflix Rating: 76.8%
Year: 2016
Duration: 2hr 36m
Genre: Thrillers, International Thrillers, Supernatural Thrillers, Mysteries, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films, International Films, Korean 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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4) The Return of the Living Dead
New on Netflix Rating: 76.5%
Year: 1985
Duration: 1hr 30m
Genre: Comedies, Cult Comedies, Dark Comedies, Cult Films, Cult Horror Films, Horror Films, Horror Comedy, Zombie Horror Films
When medical supply company workers unwittingly release zombies from cylinders in which they’ve been trapped for years, the undead are ready to party.
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5) Under the Shadow
New on Netflix Rating: 76.4%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 24m
Genre: British Films, British Horror Films, British Thrillers, Thrillers, Supernatural Thrillers, 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) Tucker and Dale vs. Evil
New on Netflix Rating: 75.6%
Year: 2010
Duration: 1hr 24m
Genre: Comedies, Dark Comedies, Spoofs & Satires, Independent Films, Independent Comedies, Horror Films, Horror Comedy
Expecting to relax at their ‘vacation’ cabin, two backwoods boys see their trip turn into a nightmare when they’re accused of being psychotic killers.
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7) Creep 2
New on Netflix Rating: 75.5%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 20m
Genre: Thrillers, Independent Thrillers, 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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8) The Cabin in the Woods
New on Netflix Rating: 74.8%
Year: 2011
Duration: 1hr 35m
Genre: Comedies, Spoofs & Satires, Horror Films, Creature Features, Horror Comedy, Monster Films, Slasher and Serial Killer Films, Teen Screams
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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9) Annihilation
New on Netflix Rating: 74.5%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 55m
Genre: 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) Don’t Breathe
New on Netflix Rating: 74.5%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 28m
Genre: Thrillers, Horror Films, Teen Screams
He’s blind and rich — the perfect target for robbery. But the tables turn when three teen thieves find themselves in a lethal game of cat and mouse.
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11) Gerald’s Game
New on Netflix Rating: 74.5%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 43m
Genre: 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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12) Hush
New on Netflix Rating: 74%
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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13) Pee Mak
New on Netflix Rating: 73.5%
Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 51m
Genre: Comedies, International Comedies, Horror Films, Horror Comedy, Supernatural Horror Films, International Films, Southeast Asian 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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14) The Invitation
New on Netflix Rating: 72.4%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 40m
Genre: Thrillers, Independent 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) Triangle
New on Netflix Rating: 72.33%
Year: 2009
Duration: 1hr 38m
Genre: Thrillers, Psychological Thrillers, Supernatural Thrillers, Mysteries, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films, Australian Films
When their yacht hits a storm, Jess and her friends board a mysterious ship. The clock on the vessel has stopped — and so has any sense of safety.
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16) Creep
New on Netflix Rating: 71.8%
Year: 2014
Duration: 1hr 17m
Genre: Thrillers, Independent Thrillers, 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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17) The Autopsy of Jane Doe
New on Netflix Rating: 71%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 26m
Genre: Thrillers, Independent Thrillers, Supernatural Thrillers, Mysteries, Independent Films, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films
A father-son team of small-town coroners performs an autopsy on an unidentified woman with mysterious injuries and a terrifying secret.
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18) He Never Died
New on Netflix Rating: 71%
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) Bram Stoker’s Dracula
New on Netflix Rating: 70.2%
Year: 1992
Duration: 2hr 7m
Genre: Horror Films, Vampire Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films
When Dracula heads to London in search of a woman who looks like his long-dead wife, vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing sets out to end the madness.
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20) Warm Bodies
New on Netflix Rating: 69.8%
Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 33m
Genre: Comedies, Dark Comedies, Romantic Comedies, Romantic Films, Horror Films, Horror Comedy, Zombie Horror Films, Teen Screams
After eating a young man’s brains and absorbing the memories within, a freshly dead zombie falls in love with his victim’s girlfriend.
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And the runners up…: Night of the Comet (1984)Little Evil (2017)Boys in the Trees (2016)OFFICE (2015)Cloverfield (2008)Happy Hunting (2017)Stake Land (2010)Gantz:O (2016)From Beyond (1986)Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)

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8 thoughts on “Here Are The Best Horror Films Streaming on Netflix UK for Halloween

  1. Horror is a genre really let down by Netflix but there are some exceptional ones missing from this list:

    30 Days of Night
    The Rezort
    The Babysitter

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