What Are The Best Horror Films on Netflix USA Right Now? (October 4 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 USA (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 USA as of today (October 4 2019):

1) Hush
New on Netflix Rating: 82%
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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2) Carrie
New on Netflix Rating: 81.25%
Year: 1976
Duration: 1hr 38m
Genre: Films Based on Books, Classic Films, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films, Teen Screams
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) Train to Busan
New on Netflix Rating: 78.6%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 57m
Genre: Korean Films, Action & Adventure, International Action & Adventure, Asian Action Films, Action Thrillers, Horror Films, Zombie Horror Films
As a zombie outbreak sweeps the country, a dad and his daughter take a harrowing train journey in an attempt to reach the only city that’s still safe.
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4) The Conjuring
New on Netflix Rating: 76.2%
Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 51m
Genre: Horror Films
Based on true events, this spine-chiller tells the story of a New England family who begins having encounters with spirits in their farmhouse.
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5) Under the Shadow
New on Netflix Rating: 76.2%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 24m
Genre: British 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: Horror Films, Independent 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) Green Room
New on Netflix Rating: 74.6%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 35m
Genre: Thrillers, Horror Films
At the end of their low-budget tour, a punk band accepts a gig at an isolated rural club, only to discover that their hosts are neo-Nazis.
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8) 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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9) Stree
New on Netflix Rating: 74.5%
Year: 2018
Duration: 2hr 6m
Genre: Indian Films, Hindi-language Films, Bollywood Films, Comedies, International Comedies, Horror Films, Horror Comedy, Independent Films
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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10) Tucker and Dale vs. Evil
New on Netflix Rating: 74.5%
Year: 2010
Duration: 1hr 28m
Genre: Canadian Films, Comedies, Dark Comedies, Spoofs & Satires, 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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11) 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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12) The Witch
New on Netflix Rating: 73%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 32m
Genre: Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films, Teen Screams, Independent Films
Believing that a witch has cursed their family, pilgrims homesteading on the edge of a primeval New England forest become increasingly paranoid.
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13) Murder Party
New on Netflix Rating: 72.33%
Year: 2007
Duration: 1hr 19m
Genre: Comedies, Dark Comedies, Cult Films, Cult Horror Films, Cult Comedies, Horror Films, Horror Comedy, Independent Films
A mild-mannered office drone plucks a Halloween party invitation off the street and suddenly finds himself the main event at a “murder party.”
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14) The Invitation
New on Netflix Rating: 72.2%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 40m
Genre: Thrillers, Psychological Thrillers, Horror Films, Independent 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) Scream
New on Netflix Rating: 72%
Year: 1996
Duration: 1hr 51m
Genre: Cult Films, Cult Horror Films, Horror Films, Slasher and Serial Killer Films, Teen Screams
A year after her mother’s brutal murder, a high school girl and her friends are stalked by a serial killer who’s obsessed with horror movies.
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16) Creep
New on Netflix Rating: 71.4%
Year: 2014
Duration: 1hr 17m
Genre: Horror Films, Independent 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: Mysteries, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films, Independent 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: 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) Shutter
New on Netflix Rating: 69.33%
Year: 2004
Duration: 1hr 36m
Genre: Thai Films, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films
After killing a young girl in a hit-and-run accident, a couple is haunted by more than just the memory of their deadly choice.
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20) Munafik 2
New on Netflix Rating: 69%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 44m
Genre: Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films
Haunted by terrifying visions, a Muslim healer finds his faith tested when he helps a woman locked in battle, body and soul, with a diabolical leader.
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And the runners up…: Little Evil (2017)Candyman (1992)Gantz:O (2016)Happy Hunting (2017)Scream 2 (1997)Apostle (2018)The Eyes of My Mother (2016)The Golem (2018)Hemlock Grove (2015)Lifechanger (2018)

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