The Best Horror Movies on Netflix Instant Films
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The Best Horror Movies on Netflix Instant

List Criteria: Must be a horror film available on Netflix streaming

The best horror movies on Netflix Instant is a complete Netflix streaming list so you can make an informed decision about what to watch tonight. Buckling in for an evening on the couch? There's nothing better than a scary movie to make you terrified of your own home. All the best horror films on Netflix streaming are listed in one convenient place so you can fully use your service. Some of the best movies of all time are now available on Netflix Instant so you can catch up on new hit movies and some of the greatest movies ever right in your living room.

This Netflix streaming list has nearly as many of the greatest horror films to watch as the regular DVD service offers. New hits like V/H/S and Insidious are all available on Netflix streaming, as are classic horror films like Species and the Scream movies can be viewed on the Netflix instant service.

What are the best Netflix instant horror movies? This list includes slasher films, psychological horror movies, blood, gore, suspense, mind games, and everything in between. What is available on the Netflix streaming horror selection? Are there new horror movies on Netflix instant? This Netflix streaming list is here to get you started on the best your monthly subscription has to offer. This is in no way a complete list, so if you know your favorite movie isn't on this list, make sure to add it so other Netflix users can find the best horror movies on Netflix instant.
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    Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi, Ted Raimi

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    Gregory Peck, Patrick Troughton, Lee Remick

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    Mia Farrow, Tony Curtis, John Cassavetes

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    most listed George A. Romero, Duane Jones, Bill Hinzman

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    ranked low on reranks Rose Byrne, Patrick Wilson, Barbara Hershey

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    Julianne Moore, Vince Vaughn, Viggo Mortensen

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    Lina Leandersson, Philip Hersh, Peter Carlberg

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    Drew Barrymore, Rose McGowan, Courteney Cox

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    Linda Hamilton, Peter Horton, R. G. Armstrong

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    Katrina Bowden, Alan Tudyk, Chelan Simmons

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    Joe Swanberg, Adam Wingard, Drew Sawyer

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    Amanda Peet, John Cusack, Ray Liotta

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    Elizabeth Banks, Jenna Fischer, Nathan Fillion

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    Michael J. Fox, Peter Jackson, R. Lee Ermey

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    Chiaki Kuriyama, Takashi Matsuyama, Taro Suwa

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    often listed & added by wiabux Katie Holmes, Guy Pearce, Guillermo del Toro

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    Kevin Bacon, Reba McEntire, Fred Ward

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    Salma Hayek, Usher, Famke Janssen

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    Luke Barnett, Jason Williams, Casey Campbell

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    Don Francks, Helene Udy, Keith Knight

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    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Courteney Cox, Heather Graham

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    Sprague Grayden, Micah Sloat, Katie Featherston

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    Christopher Walken, Viggo Mortensen, Virginia Madsen

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    Alice Cooper, Donald Pleasence, Peter Jason

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    Courteney Cox, Jenny McCarthy, Carrie Fisher

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    Josh Brolin, Mira Sorvino, Norman Reedus

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    The Haunting in Connecticut 2

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    Richard E. Grant, Rob Paulsen, Julian Sands

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    Brooke Adams, Tim Matheson, William Sanderson

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    Paul Giamatti, Doug Jones, Clancy Brown

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    Sam Neill, Mason Adams, Rossano Brazzi

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    Takashi Matsuyama, Yui Ichikawa, Taro Suwa

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Rider Strong, Gabrielle Tuite, Michael Bowen

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    ranked low on reranks Alex Sander, Merwin Mondesir, Mackenzie Gray

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks John Goodman, Daniel Stern, John Heard

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    ranked low on reranks V/h/s/2

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    ranked low on reranks Elton LeBlanc, Iris Bahr, Cynthia LeBlanc

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Bill Oberst Jr., Chip Lane, Richard Schenkman

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    Sprague Grayden, Katie Featherston, Meredith Eaton

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    Terry Farrell, Paula Marshall, Doug Bradley

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    Boris Karloff, Noble Johnson, David Manners

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    added by KimCintron Stakeland

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    Dennis Hopper, Simon Baker, Simon Pegg

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    added by horrorflicker Agnes Bruckner, Casper Van Dien, Kathleen Rose Perkins

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    Sprague Grayden, Katie Featherston, Alexondra Lee

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    Tom Sizemore, Linda Hunt, Penelope Ann Miller

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    Anika Noni Rose, Annabeth Gish

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    Mercedes Masöhn, Judd Lormand, Ignacio Serricchio

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    Christopher Titus, John Vernon, Royal Dano

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    Lelia Goldoni, John Prosky, Bonnie Morgan

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