We've picked 5 must-watch horror films on Netflix for you

Whichever of these films you watch, you won't go wrong

by Sededin Dedovic
We've picked 5 must-watch horror films on Netflix for you
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In the vast realm of streaming services, Netflix has become a treasure trove for horror enthusiasts, offering a diverse selection to cater to every taste. If you're on the hunt for top-tier spine-chillers, we've curated a selection of the five highest-rated horror movies currently available on Netflix.

From supernatural terrors to psychological mind-benders, we've got something to cater to everyone's predilections.

"His House"

A gripping tale unfolds as a young refugee couple escapes the horrors of war-ravaged South Sudan, only to face a new, sinister menace in a tranquil English town.

This unspeakable evil lurking in the shadows threatens to upend their attempts at a fresh start, plunging them into a nightmare they could never have imagined.


In this eerie psychological thriller, artist Sara embarks on a daring project, arranging a rendezvous with a man who claims to be a serial killer.

The setting, a remote house in the secluded woods, is meant to be the canvas for a shocking work of art. However, as the day unfolds, Sara soon realizes that she might have bitten off more than she can chew, plunging her into a terrifying ordeal that challenges the boundaries of her sanity.

"Under the Shadow"

Set against the backdrop of the Iran-Iraq war, "Under the Shadow" introduces us to Shida, whose apartment is struck by a missile. A superstitious neighbor plants the seed of dread in her mind, suggesting that the missile is cursed and that a sinister supernatural force now seeks to possess her daughter Dorsa.

Driven by maternal instinct, Shida embarks on a perilous journey to safeguard her family from this malevolent entity.

"The Old Way"

Journalist Cristina's quest for a story takes a treacherous turn when she travels to her ancestral home in Veracruz, Mexico, investigating tales of sorcery and healing.

She becomes ensnared by a group of locals who firmly believe she is the embodiment of the devil. What unfolds is a chilling odyssey into ancient beliefs and malevolent forces.

"Gerald's Game"

In this gripping psychological thriller, a seemingly innocuous game played by a married couple escalates into a harrowing struggle for survival.

Jessie, the wife, finds herself confronting long-buried demons while immobilized in the shadows of her seemingly empty house. The battle against inner and outer horrors unfolds as she grapples with her past, making "Gerald's Game" a harrowing exploration of one woman's resilience.

With these top-rated horror films on Netflix, there's something to unnerve and captivate every horror aficionado. Dive into these chilling narratives and experience the depths of fear, suspense, and the supernatural, all from the comfort of your screen.