Netflix movies and series: Scary

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213 movies and series in the scary category


The Watcher
In this fact-based thriller, a young couple buys their dream home only to learn it has a grim past -- and that someone is watching their every move.
12 January 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 89 minutes
Under the Shadow
During the Iran-Iraq conflict, a Tehran woman caring for her daughter while her husband is at war is gradually convinced evil spirits are at work.
12 January 2017 | Movie | 2016 | 84 minutes
The Magicians
When grad student Quentin Coldwater enters a college specializing in magic, he learns that the mythic fantasy world he once read about is very real.
5 January 2017 | Show | 2016
Rescue Mediums
Follow two top psychics as they visit haunted homes and offices, communicate with the spirits and use their expertise to get them to leave.
5 January 2017 | Show | 2010
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The Shining
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Jack Torrance descends into madness -- terrorizing his wife and young son -- after living at a deserted and eerie hotel during its off season.
5 January 2017 | Movie | 1980 | 119 minutes | Watch trailer
Tales of Halloween
Ten horror shorts set in one suburban town capture the insanity of Halloween, from trick-or-treating aliens to kidnappers in way over their heads.
5 January 2017 | Movie | 2015 | 97 minutes
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Phantom of the Theatre
At an eerie movie palace in bustling 1930s Shanghai, a young filmmaker encounters the vengeful, nightmarish spirits of acrobats who burned alive.
22 December 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 103 minutes
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Shelley
When Kasper and Louise are unable to conceive, their maid agrees to be their surrogate. But It's soon clear that this is no ordinary pregnancy.
22 December 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 92 minutes
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Let's Be Evil
While supervising a program for gifted children who wear augmented reality glasses, three chaperones find themselves hunted by their charges.
22 December 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 82 minutes
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Sendero
A celebratory road trip turns deadly when Ana and her pals are abducted by a deranged family and must use every scrap of strength and will to survive.
15 December 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 85 minutes
Meridian
In 1947 Los Angeles, the disappearance of four men, including his own detective, leads a police captain to a cavern where an eerie discovery awaits.
15 December 2016 | Show | 2016
The Wailing
When a mysterious disease leads to death and chaos in a mountain village, a policeman with an infected daughter consults a powerful shaman.
15 December 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 156 minutes
H.
Two women named Helen struggle to cope with their lives following an alleged meteor strike in the town of Troy, New York.
15 December 2016 | Movie | 2014 | 96 minutes
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The Devil Dolls
A serial killer's rampage is fueled by dolls carrying an ancient curse. When a detective finds them, he innocently puts his own daughter in danger.
15 December 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 85 minutes
Ghost Team
With help from his best friend and a public-access psychic, a nerdy young man assembles his dream team of like-minded ghost hunters.
1 December 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 84 minutes
A Christmas Horror Story
This anthology features a quartet of holiday-themed horror tales, including Santa battling zombie elves and demonic Krampus stalking a naughty family.
1 December 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 99 minutes
Intruder
Having landed her dream job, a young cellist indulges in a relaxing weekend at home during a storm but soon gets a creeping sensation she's not alone.
1 December 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 90 minutes
Ludo
Needing a secluded place for a late-night tryst, two couples stow away in a mall after hours, but are quickly ensnared in a gruesome and deadly game.
25 November 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 88 minutes
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Department Q: The Keeper of Lost Causes
Busted down to shuffling papers in the cold-case department, grizzled cop Carl Mørck bucks orders to reinvestigate a politician's supposed suicide.
21 November 2016 | Movie | 2013 | 96 minutes
The Innocents
In 19th-century Argentina, when a man returns to his family's plantation after 15 years, it revives a violent past, slave abuses and evil spirits.
13 November 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 101 minutes
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Satanic
Four college kids heading to Coachella can't resist a detour to some occult true crime sites that could derail their trip -- and their lives.
8 November 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 84 minutes
Sun Choke
In a remote villa, a young woman emotionally damaged by trauma is controlled and taunted by an obsessive caretaker who doles out bizarre treatments.
8 November 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 84 minutes
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American Poltergeist
Horrific visions torment Taryn when she and her college pals move into an infamous old house. Then, her bloody hallucinations become all too real.
8 November 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 78 minutes
American Poltergeist 2
A spirit plagues a teenager after she stumbles upon a hangman's noose in the woods. Now she must unravel local mysteries to escape the specter's evil.
8 November 2016 | Movie | 2014 | 103 minutes
U Turn
A reporter must hunt for the truth behind a strange murder after she crosses paths with a young cop and becomes the investigation's prime suspect.
19 October 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 120 minutes
Glitch
A police officer and a doctor face an emotionally charged mystery when six local residents inexplicably return from the dead in peak physical form.
14 October 2016 | Show | 2015
Kothanodi
Based on a collection of traditional Assamese folk tales, this anthology film reimagines four disquieting stories of mothers, daughters and death.
7 October 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 117 minutes
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Kill or Be Killed
Outlaws on the trail to stolen cash buried in Texas commit a heinous crime and are soon stalked by bounty hunters ... and possibly something worse.
7 October 2016 | Movie | 2015 | 103 minutes
The Secrets of Emily Blair
Desperate to save his fiancée from a demon that has possessed her soul, a man turns to his longtime priest for help.
7 October 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 95 minutes
Bleed
When a group of friends decides to hunt for ghosts at a nearby abandoned prison, their expedition takes a horrifying turn.
7 October 2016 | Movie | 2016 | 80 minutes
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