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22 Scariest Movies to Stream on Netflix Right Now

Netflix's horror catalog can be overwhelming, but there are some serious scares if you know where to look.

Horror movies to stream on Netflix

Horror movies to stream on Netflix

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As Netflix’s library of original films grows by the day, finding the right movie to watch can feel like looking for a needle in a haystack. Factor in the fact that horror is one of the cheapest genres to produce, and you’re left with a tsunami of titles that sometimes seem indistinguishable from one another. So if you’re looking for something good to watch on Netflix that will truly scare you, picking a movie can be a daunting task.

While Netflix’s priorities seem to shift as quickly as its content selection grows, the streamer’s horror library remains a high point. From classics and recent box office toppers to obscure foreign titles you might have never discovered without the all-powerful algorithm, there’s something for every horror fan to enjoy. And to make your job a little easier, we’ve compiled an updating list of the scariest films on Netflix. Keep reading for 22 of our picks.

Zack Sharf also contributed to this article.

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