October is the month where leaves turn orange, weekends are about footballs and barbecues. October also has people excited about Halloween – the festival of carved pumpkins, trick and treating, and spookiness. If you want to get into the spooky Halloween spirit by binge-watching horror movies, then you are in luck. Here are some of the best Halloween movies available on Netflix.
- The Nightmare
Released in 2015, The Nightmare is a horror-themed documentary. This chilling flick explores Sleep Paralysis through different eyes. If you like creepy films, especially if you believe that truth can be more terrifying than fiction, then you should watch this movie. After watching this movie, you may be too scared to fall asleep again.
If you are looking for some quality family time with your kids this Halloween, then you can consider watching Goosebumps. Based on the popular novel series of the same name, this movie is a spooky treat. Considering that it is PG-rated, this movie is not too scary and is apt for younger kids.
Stephen King is one of the best horror fiction writers. Based on his book, the movie Carrie is scary and thrilling. The movie deals with the coming-of-age of a teenager who has telekinetic powers. This movie is definitely not for the faint-hearted, and it has an amazing cast, plot, and direction. The basic storyline deals with Carrie White as the lead, who is abused by her mother and ruthlessly bullied at school. After a horrible time at Prom, Carrie decides to take revenge and ends up getting killed in the end.
- The Silence
Released in 2019, this movie is an adaptation of a horror novel by Tim Lebbon. It features Kiernan Shipka, Stanley Tucci, Miranda Orro, and John Corbett as the main cast. While this movie lacks the typical ghosts and witches, perhaps the most horrifying thing about is the silence. If you like post-apocalyptic stories and jump scares, then you should probably watch it this Halloween.
- In The Tall Grass
This Canadian horror movie stars Patrick Wilson, and the scary element in the movie is – grass. This film is about a pair of siblings who are on a cross country trip. When they hear a kid’s voice coming from the field, they decide to go and check it out. After that, they get trapped in the grass and lose each other.
Watch these scary movies this Halloween and make the best out of the holiday.
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