We recap 5 horror movies you have to watch on Netflix during this month plagued by ghosts, vampires and witches' nights for a spooky Halloween 2022.
It's that time of year when that shiver runs down our spine and we feel that the best way to get rid of it is to watch horror movies. With Halloween just around the corner, we review a series of movies that you can watch on different streaming services, and this time we stop with Netflix. We look at this list that presents us with supernatural aspects in different facets, ready to give us a sleepless night. Ready for trick or treat?
- Year: 2015
- Length: 1h 40min
- Directed by: David Robert Mitchell
- Starring: Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist, Daniel Zovatto
Synopsis: When carefree teenager Jay sleeps with her older boyfriend for the first time, she learns that she is the latest recipient of a fatal curse that is passed from victim to victim via sexual intercourse. Death, Jay learns, will creep inexorably toward her as either a friend or a stranger. Jay's friends don't believe her seemingly paranoid ravings, until they too begin to see the phantom assassins and band together to help her defend herself.
- Year: 2007
- Length: 2h 6min
- Directed by: Frank Darabont
- Starring: Thomas Jane, Laurie Holden, Toby Jones
Synopsis: After a violent storm, a dense cloud of mist envelops a small Maine town, trapping artist David Drayton and his five-year-old son in a local grocery store with other people. They soon discover that the mist conceals deadly horrors that threaten their lives, and worse, their sanity.
- Year: 2017
- Length: 2h 15min
- Directed by: Andy Muschietti
- Starring: Jaeden Martell, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Sophia Lillis
Synopsis: When children begin to disappear in the town of Derry, Maine, a group of young kids are faced with their biggest fears when they square off against an evil clown named Pennywise, whose history of murder and violence dates back for centuries.
- Year: 2016
- Length: 1h 39min
- Directed by: Julia Ducournau
- Starring: Garance Marillier, Ella Rumpf, Rabah Nait Oufella
Synopsis: In Justine’s family everyone is a vet and a vegetarian. At 16, she’s a gifted teen ready to take on her first year in vet school, where her older sister also studies. There, she gets no time to settle: hazing starts right away. Justine is forced to eat raw meat for the first time in her life. Unexpected consequences emerge as her true self begins to form.
- Year: 2020
- Length: 1h 33min
- Directed by: Remi Weekes
- Starring: Sope Dirisu, Wunmi Mosaku, Matt Smith
Synopsis: After making a harrowing escape from war-torn South Sudan, a young refugee couple struggle to adjust to their new life in a small English town that has an unspeakable evil lurking beneath the surface.
If you're looking for more options on other services, check out our list of recommendations on HBO Max.