Top 10 Best Scary Halloween Movies Streaming on Netflix

Get into the real spirit of Halloween and be spooked with these on-screen tales of terror.

From movies like Scream to Fright Night, you will shriek in fear along with actors like Brad Pitt, Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Hemsworth.

Here’s our list of the best scary movies streaming on Netflix to make your Halloween party even scarier.


1. Fright Night

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Jerry, played by Colin Farrell, moves next door to Charley Brewster (Anton Yelchin) a senior in high school who has everything going for him.
When Charlie is convinced his new neighbor is a vampire, he tries to bring him down.


2. Texas Chainsaw

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Heather Miller (Alexandra Daddario) inherits an estate in Texas from her grandmother. She brings her friends there and they uncover the evils that lurk inside.


3. Scream

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In the 1996 film, a masked killer haunts a small town and its high school students. Neve Campbell, Drew Barrymore, Courtney Cox and David Arquette star.


4. Silence of the Lambs

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The Academy Award winning film for Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director, and Adapted Screenplay stars Anthony Hopkins as Hannibal Lecter, a serial killer who ate his victims.


5. A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge

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The second Freddy Krueger film, which was released after A Nightmare on Elm Street and was followed by A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, came out in 1985.


6. Paranormal Activity 4

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Alex (Kathryn Newton) is a typical teenager who has to deal with spooky incidents occurring in her home and a mysterious neighbor.


7. House at the End of the Street

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Jennifer Lawrence plays Elissa, who becomes friends with a boy who was the only survivor of an accident that happened on her street.


8. The Craft

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The 1996 supernatural film follows a group of high school witches- Nancy (Fairuza Balk), Bonnie (Neve Campbell) and Rochelle (Rachel True).


9. The Cabin in the Woods

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Chris Hemsworth stars in the horror flick, which has five friends visit a secluded cabin in the woods for a vacation.


10. Interview with the Vampire

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Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt vamp it up in the 1994 film based on the Anne Rice novel.