We’ve got the list for you: from zombie apocalypses to South Korean curses, we’ve compiled a list of 13 of the best horror movies and tv shows on Netflix right now that will absolutely scare the shit out of you. If you’re a horror snob, James Wan’s Amityville Horror-inspired screamer is likely not your cup of tea. Until Netflix released Devilman Crybaby, the anime based on the Japanese horror manga franchise was mostly a deep-cut for cartoon-gore connoisseurs. In the wake of 1991’s The Silence of the Lambs, the only horror movie to ever win Best Picture, a big question remained as to what film would next bear the heavy psychological-horror mantle. Creating successful fantasy horror is hard enough on the big-screen that the 13-season, 287-episode Supernatural is nothing less than a monumental achievement in character design and worldbuilding. Spanish horror director Paco Plaza’s slow-burning period piece is a hidden gem amidst the nebulous Netflix library. Set in a small South Korean mountain village, The Wailing is downright bloodcurdling in its execution: a picturesque and restrained horror story that respects its audience enough to lead them gently into the horror that awaits.
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