10 Must-Watch Halloween Horror Films on Netlix
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With Halloween just around the corner, the time to indulge in spine-chilling movies is upon us once again. Delve into the fright fest with our handpicked selection of 10 great movies available on Netflix, guaranteed to send shivers down your spine.
Chris Washington, a black photographer from Brooklyn, New York, plans to visit his white girlfriend, Rose Armitage, and meet her family in Upstate New York. Before his visit, he asked Rose if her family was aware of their interracial relationship, and she assured him that they were not racist. However, during his stay, Rose's brother Jeremy and their parents, neurosurgeon Dean and hypnotherapist Missy, make uncomfortable comments about black people. Additionally, Chris notices some strange behaviour from the estate's black housekeeper, Georgina, and groundskeeper, Walter.
"The Conjuring" immerses you in a chilling tale inspired by real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren, as they confront a malevolent presence tormenting a family in their secluded farmhouse. With its spine-tingling suspense and expertly crafted scares, this supernatural thriller delves into the terrifying abyss between the living and the dead, leaving you with an unsettling reminder that some hauntings never truly end.
During the 18th century, Claude Pinoche, a French royalist soldier, hid a secret that he was a vampire. Following an attempt on his life that he miraculously survived, he bore witness to the turbulent era of the French Revolution, even observing the execution of Marie Antoinette. To escape the ever-present threat, he staged his death and fled abroad, involving himself in suppressing various revolutionary movements throughout the ensuing centuries. His journey eventually led him to Chile in 1935, where he assumed the identity of Augusto Pinochet and enlisted in the Chilean Army. Climbing through the ranks, he eventually attained the position of a military general.
In the haunting psychological thriller "His House," a refugee couple escapes war-torn South Sudan only to encounter sinister forces lurking within their new English home, forcing them to confront their past traumas and a malevolent presence that refuses to be forgotten. With its gripping exploration of guilt, loss, and the spectral echoes of the past, "His House" delves into the shadows of the human psyche, weaving a tale that blurs the lines between reality and the supernatural.
In "Apostle," a dark and twisted journey unfolds as a man infiltrates a secluded island cult to rescue his kidnapped sister, only to uncover a web of secrets, rituals, and horrors that threaten to consume them all. With its brooding atmosphere and visceral intensity, "Apostle" delves into the depths of religious fanaticism and madness, weaving a gripping narrative that will leave you questioning the very limits of faith and humanity.
In the gripping post-apocalyptic thriller "Cargo," a father grapples with a terrifying dilemma as he races against time to find safety for his infant daughter in the unforgiving Australian Outback, where the living and the undead battle for supremacy. With its emotional depth and relentless suspense, "Cargo" delivers a poignant exploration of love, sacrifice, and the unyielding human spirit in the face of an unfathomable catastrophe.
In the chilling corridors of a secluded mansion, "The Others" spins a haunting tale of a mother (Nicole Kidman) and her children who grapple with a sinister presence that lurks within the shadows of their isolated existence.
"IT" beckons audiences back to the unsettling town of Derry, where a group of outcast kids confronts their deepest fears embodied by the sinister, shape-shifting entity known as Pennywise the Dancing Clown. With a masterful blend of nostalgia, horror, and coming-of-age themes, this adaptation of Stephen King's classic novel grips you in a nightmarish embrace, reminding you that some fears never truly fade.
[REC] plunges viewers into a claustrophobic nightmare as a television reporter and her crew find themselves trapped inside a quarantined apartment building in Barcelona, uncovering a sinister and horrifying reality beyond their worst nightmares. With heart-pounding suspense and relentless terror, this found-footage horror spectacle keeps you on the edge of your seat, delivering an intense, immersive experience that will leave you haunted long after the credits roll.
"Nobody Sleeps in the Woods Tonight" is a Polish horry flick that ventures into the depths of the eerie wilderness, where a group of tech-addicted teens grapple with primal fears far beyond their screens. As night falls and the forest whispers secrets, survival becomes a chilling battle of wits and willpower, blurring the lines between the living and the damned in a bone-chilling nightmare.