Don’t let the kids have all the fun this Halloween. Prepare to be scared by great movies streaming on Netflix.
Horror Movies on Netflix
The Blair Witch Project
If you want to be scared, this movie is one to watch. Three students travel to woods in Maryland to investigate the tale of the Blair Witch and make a documentary. The filmmakers go into the woods but never come out. A year later, their cameras and other equipment are found. The movie is based on the recovered videotapes of the students.
The Omen 1976
A couple loses their son shortly after his birth. The father unbeknownst to the mother adopts another baby boy at the urging of hospital chaplain. From that point on, horrific events plague the couple. Eventually, they question whether Damien is the Antichrist.
Carrie – 2013
Based on a novel by Stephen King, Carrie tells the story of a shy teenage girl with a fanatical mother. Carrie is a high school student who is humiliated by other students at school. Subsequently Carrie figures out that she has telepathic powers and can move things with her mind. Carrie uses her powers at the school prom to get revenge on those who humiliated her.
Other horror movies currently streaming on Netflix include:
- Let’s Scare Jessica to Death
- Child’s Play
- Scary Movie
- Friday the 13th (Parts 1 – 6)
- Texas Chainsaw Massacre
- The Dorm
- An American Werewolf in London
If horror is not to your liking, Netflix is streaming some great thrillers.
Thrillers on Netflix
This 2002 thriller stars Jody Foster and Kristen Stewart as a mother and daughter who move into a new home. The home, previously owned by a millionaire, includes a panic room to protect the residents. The panic room is put to use on the night they move in when their home is broken into.
Sleeping with the Enemy
Julia Roberts plays Laura a wife with a seemingly perfect husband. Laura fakes her own death to escape his abuse. She starts a new life in a new state, but doesn’t realize her husband finds a clue she mistakenly left behind.
There are loads more thrillers on Netflix including:
- Gone Baby Gone
- Eye for an Eye
- The House at the End of the Street
- Along Came a Spider
- The Stranger Within
- The Awakening
Check out Netflix for more great movies to get you in the Halloween spirit!
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