What Are The Best Horror Films on Netflix Canada Right Now? (23rd October 2020)


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 Canada (according to our unique rating system) – why not take a look and let us know which are your favourites? And if you want to see a full list of all horror films and TV shows then head to our special Halloween Page!

So, without further ado here are twenty of the best horror movies on Netflix Canada as of today (23rd October 2020):

1) The Silence of the Lambs
New on Netflix Rating: 86.4%
Year: 1991
Duration: 1hr 58m
Genre: Films Based on Books, Classic Films, Thrillers, Classic Thrillers, Mysteries, Horror Films, Classic Horror Films
FBI trainee Clarice Starling ventures into a maximum-security asylum to pick the diseased brain of Hannibal Lecter, a psychiatrist turned cannibal.
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2) The Blue Elephant 2
New on Netflix Rating: 80%
Year: 2019
Duration: 2hr 10m
Genre: Egyptian Movies, Middle-Eastern Films, Thrillers, Mysteries, Supernatural Thrillers, Psychological Thrillers, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films
When a former criminal psychiatrist discovers that a patient holds a secret that threatens his family, he must resort to extreme measures to save them.
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3) Hereditary
New on Netflix Rating: 80%
Year: 2018
Duration: 2hr 7m
Genre: Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films, Teen Screams, Independent Films
After the death of her mother, artist Annie and her family uncover their terrifying legacy and grapple with malevolent forces beyond their control.
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4) Zombieland
New on Netflix Rating: 78.2%
Year: 2009
Duration: 1hr 27m
Genre: Comedies, Dark Comedies, Horror Films, Zombie Horror Films
Looking to survive in a world taken over by zombies, a dorky college student teams with an urban roughneck and a pair of grifter sisters.
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5) Eraserhead
New on Netflix Rating: 77.6%
Year: 1977
Duration: 1hr 29m
Genre: Horror Films, Independent Films
A factory worker dwells in an industrial wasteland alongside grotesque characters and bizarre creatures, including his own child.
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6) Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
New on Netflix Rating: 76.6%
Year: 2007
Duration: 1hr 56m
Genre: Period Pieces, Horror Films, Musicals
After being falsely imprisoned, a vengeful murderer covers his tracks by enlisting the help of a baker whose meat pies become the toast of London.
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7) 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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8) Creep 2
New on Netflix Rating: 75.5%
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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9) Don’t Breathe
New on Netflix Rating: 74.75%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 28m
Genre: Horror Films
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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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) Inhuman Kiss
New on Netflix Rating: 72.67%
Year: 2019
Duration: 2hr 1m
Genre: Thai Films, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films, Romantic Films
A teenage girl is caught between the affections of two childhood friends while battling the bloodthirsty demon inside of her that manifests at night.
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12) Stree
New on Netflix Rating: 72.5%
Year: 2018
Duration: 2hr 6m
Genre: Indian Films, Hindi-language Films, Bollywood Films, Comedies, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films, 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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13) Tremors
New on Netflix Rating: 72.4%
Year: 1990
Duration: 1hr 36m
Genre: Comedies, Dark Comedies, Horror Films, Creature Features, Monster Films, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
After a seismologist gets unusual readings on her equipment, handymen discover 30-foot-long carnivorous worms that suck their prey underground.
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14) Pee Mak
New on Netflix Rating: 72.33%
Year: 2013
Duration: 1hr 51m
Genre: Thai Films, Comedies, Horror Films, 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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15) 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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16) Hush
New on Netflix Rating: 71.67%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 21m
Genre: Horror 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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17) Creep
New on Netflix Rating: 70.8%
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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18) He Never Died
New on Netflix Rating: 70.8%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 37m
Genre: Comedies, Dark Comedies, Gangster Films, Horror Films, 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) Ghost Stories
New on Netflix Rating: 70.25%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 37m
Genre: British Films, Mysteries, Horror Films, Supernatural Horror Films, Independent Films
A TV host makes a living debunking the paranormal, but when challenged to investigate three unsolved cases, he begins to doubt his own skepticism.
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20) Bram Stoker’s Dracula
New on Netflix Rating: 70%
Year: 1992
Duration: 2hr 7m
Genre: Films Based on Books, Horror Films, Creature Features, Monster Films, Supernatural Horror Films, Vampire Horror Films, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Fantasy
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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And the runners up…: Color Out of Space (2019)Shutter (2004)Overlord (2018)Little Evil (2017)#Alive (2020)Gantz:O (2016)Nang Nak (1999)Bulbbul (2020)Secrets in the Hot Spring (2018)Apostle (2018)

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