20 Best Supernatural Horror Movies on Netflix This Halloween

Halloween is arriving soon, while everybody is locked into being quarantined, watching movies with your loved ones could be a good option to spend time with and what better than Supernatural Horror movies to binge-watch on Netflix? Having that said, Let’s dive into a few best Halloween Movies to watch on Netflix in 2020!

List Of Best 20 Supernatural Horror Movies 

THE RING

An American supernatural horror movie created by Gore Verbinski and cast by Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, David Dorfman, Brian Cox, and Daveigh Chase. It is a Japanese horror film Ring’s remake in 1998, based on the novel named “The Ring” written by Koji Suzuki. The movie revolves around a journalist who scrutinizes a cursed videotape that kills the viewer, whosoever watches it after seven days.

THE HOUSE AT THE END OF THE STREET

An American psychological thriller supernatural horror movie film created by Mark Tonderai that cast Jennifer Lawrence as the lead. The film’s plot portrays a teenage girl, Elissa who shifts along with her newly divorced mother to a new neighborhood and discovers that the house at the end of the street was the plot of a murder committed by a girl called Carrie-Anne and disappeared without being traced later. Although it received a negative response from critics, the film was a moderate commercial success in Box Office.

A HAUNTED HOUSE

An American movie directed by Michael Tiddes, is a found-footage parody comedy horror starring Marlon Wayans. Although its a horror movie but it had a tinge of comedy added to it. Wayans said that the film was “not exactly a parody” but it had funny characters doing the opposite of what typical people do in similar horror films. Released on January 11, 2013, it grossed $60 million against a budget of $2.5 million. A sequel, A Haunted House 2, was premiered on April 18, 2014.

THE BABYSITTER

An American supernatural horror comedy film directed by Joseph McGinty Nichol and written by Brian Duffield. It casts Samara Weaving, Judah Lewis, Hana Mae Lee, Robbie Amell, Bella Thorne, and Andrew Bachelor as leads. The film was released by Netflix on October 13, 2017. It received positive reviews from critics and hence a sequel, The Babysitter: Killer Queen, is set to be premiered on September 10, 2020.

ZODIAC

An American mystery supernatural horror thriller movie directed by David Fincher. The movie is based on the 1986 non-fiction book “The zodiac” written by Robert Graysmith. The film is lead by Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo, and Robert Downey Jr., with Anthony Edwards, Brian Cox, Elias Koteas, Donal Logue, John Carroll Lynch, Candy Clark, Dermot Mulroney, and Chloë Sevigny in supporting roles. 

The story revolves around a serial murderer who terrorized the San Francisco Bay Area during the late 1960s and early 1970s, challenging police with letters, bloodstained clothing. This case remains one of the United States’ most infamous unsolved crimes.

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A creepy horror film that invokes a very real threat: surveillance—the fear we are being watched without our knowledge. It happens more often than we might think. A newlywed couple, moves into a new house across the country, only to find out that their marital issues are the least of their problems. They were unknown to the fact that their grim landlord was keeping an eye on them.

SINISTER

Sninster is a 2012 supernatural horror movie directed and co-written by Scott Derrickson. The film casts Ethan Hawke, Juliet Rylance, James Ransone, Fred Thompson, and Vincent D’Onofrio. The plot revolves around true-crime writer Ellison Oswalt (Hawke) who discovers in the attic of his new house of a box of home movies depicting scary murders puts his family in danger.

SINISTER 2

(also known as Sinister II) is an American supernatural horror film directed by Ciaran Foy and written by Scott Derrickson and C. Robert Cargill. It is a sequel to the 2012 film Sinister and it stars James Ransone, reprising his role from the original film, and Shannyn Sossamon as a mother whose sons are tormented by the ghostly children taken by Bughuul at their rural farmhouse. 

It also stars Robert Daniel Sloan, Dartanian Sloan, Lea Coco, and Tate Ellington in supporting roles. Released in the United States on August 21, 2015, by Gramercy Pictures and Focus Features, This movie received negative reviews from critics, with criticism for being scary as hell, horror cliches, and the story left as a cliffhanger. The movie grossed over $54 million against its reported budget of $10 million.

THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS

A psychological horror film directed by Jonathan Demme adapted from the same-name novel. The film stars Jodie Foster as Clarice Starling, a young FBI intern pulled out from her training to understand a serial killer, known only as “Buffalo Bill”, who skins his female victims’ corpses. Being released on February 14, 1991, it grossed $272.7 million worldwide against its budget of $19 million.

THE BLACKGOAT’S DAUGHTER

THE BLACKGOAT’S DAUGHTER (also known as February) is a 2015 Canadian-American psychological horror film written and directed by Osgood Perkins. The film stars Emma Roberts, Kiernan Shipka, Lucy Boynton, Lauren Holly, and James Remar. Over their winter break, two Catholic schoolgirls get left behind at their boarding school at which the nuns are rumored to be Satanists.

THE ROOMMATE

An American psychological thriller movie directed by Christian E. Christiansen and written by Sonny Mallhi with  Leighton Meester, Minka Kelly, Cam Gigandet, Danneel Harris, Matt Lanter, and Aly Michalka as main leads. The movie was released on theatres on  February 4, 2011, is inspired by the movie Single White Female in 1992.

VELVET BUZZSAW

An American satirical horror-thriller film written and directed by Dan Gilroy with Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Toni Collette, Zawe Ashton, Tom Sturridge, Natalia Dyer, Daveed Diggs, Billy Magnussen, and John Malkovich as main leads. The film had its world premiere on February 1, 2019, by Netflix and in selected theaters.

WHAT LIES BENEATH

An American supernatural horror-thriller film directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Harrison Ford and Michelle Pfeiffer as a couple who live in a haunted house. It was the first film by Zemeckis’ production company ImageMovers. The film opened in 2,813 theaters in North America, and grossed $291 million at the worldwide box office, becoming the tenth-highest-grossing film of the year. 

POLAROID

An American supernatural horror film directed by Lars Klevberg, and is based on his short film with the same name. The movie revolves around a high schooler Bird Fitcher who finds a vintage Polaroid camera. This camera holds dark and mysterious secrets of the past. 

She realizes that whosoever gets their picture taken by it meets death by tragedy. It casts Kathryn Prescott, Samantha Logan, Tyler Young, and Javier Botet. Polaroid was released in the United States on September 17, 2019, later was available on Netflix The film received negative reviews from critics.

APOSTLE

A 2018 period horror film written, directed, and edited by Gareth Evans and starring Dan Stevens, Lucy Boynton, Mark Lewis Jones, Bill Milner, Kristine Froseth, Paul Higgins, and Michael Sheen. It had its world premiere at Fantastic Fest in September 2018. The film began streaming on Netflix on 12 October 2018. The story follows a British man as he attempts to rescue his sister from an evil cult on a remote island. The film received generally positive reviews from critics.

CHILD’S PLAY

A horror movie was written by Tyler Burton Smith and directed by Lars Klevberg. The movie follows a family terrorized by a high-tech doll who becomes self-aware and subsequently murderous. Starring Aubrey Plaza, Gabriel Bateman, Brian Tyree Henry, Tim Matheson, David Lewis, and Mark Hamill as the voice of Chucky. as leads. It is an international co-production of the United States and Canada.

CARRIE

An American supernatural horror movie with Kimberly Peirce as director. It is the third film adaptation of the novel of the same name and the fourth film in the “Carrie franchise”. The film stars Chloë Grace Moretz as the titular character Carrie White, alongside Julianne Moore as Margaret White. It’s a story about a 16-year-old teenager who’s bullied at school but she has telekinetic powers to revenge.

DON’T BE AFRAID OF THE DARK

A horror film was written by Matthew Robbins in 2010. It is a remake of the 1973 ABC made-for-television horror film of the same name. The film stars Katie Holmes, Guy Pearce, and Bailee Madison. The story revolves around a  family who moves into a  Rhode Island mansion, where their withdrawn daughter witnesses malevolent creatures that emerge from a sealed ash pit in the basement of the house.

CANDYMAN

We have all seen the urban legend of Candyman in 1992, don’t we? A story of a supernatural killer who appears to be a mirror boogeyman who kills people who call his name 5 times in the mirror. What is this urban legend about? Is it a real story? Well, we will cover all the questions that arise in mind one by one.

FRACTURED

An American psychological thriller film directed by Brad Anderson. With Sam Worthington, Lily Rabe, Stephen Tobolowsky, Adjoa Andoh, and Lucy Capri as lead cast. The film had its world premiere at Fantastic Fest on September 22, 2019. It was released on October 11, 2019, by Netflix.

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