Are you in the mood to get spooked out by some great ghost and paranormal movies on Netflix? Then all you need to do is fire up your Internet machine and throw on one of these scary movies about ghosts on Netflix right now. All of these pretty good films make their own variations on the idea of what a ghost story is, or how a haunted house movie should play out, and they’re all okay - seriously, not one of them is above or below average.
Movies about ghosts and haunted houses are always fun to put on when you’re having a movie night with your friends. Not only do you get to see which one of your compadres is the most skittish when it comes to long shots of a darkly lit hallway, but movies about ghosts generally lead to personal ghost stories coming out, and that’s always a special time in a friendship. So whether you’re watching alone or with friends, these pretty okay movies about ghosts that are streaming on Netflix will take your night from boring to boo-oring (sorry). And once you’ve made your way through these tales of spooky splendor you should check out the best pretty okay horror movies on Netflix, unless you’re scared.
- Isla Fisher, Anson Mount
Directed by: Kevin Greutert
Directed by: David Bruckner
A brother-sister team who fake paranormal encounters for cash get more than they bargained for when a job at a haunted estate turns very, very real.
- Katee Sackhoff, Lucy Boynton
Don't Knock Twice
Directed by: Caradog W. James
A recovering addict becomes her estranged daughter's only hope after the teen awakens a terrifying child-stealing witch from an urban legend.
Directed by: Lars Klevberg
Directed by: Susanne Bier
Directed by: William Brent Bell
Directed by: Troy Nixey
- Maria Bello, Frank Grillo
Directed by: Will Canon
Directed by: Matt Angel, Suzanne Coote
- Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara
A Ghost Story
Directed by: David Lowery
Directed by: Osgood Perkins
Directed by: The Spierig Brothers
Directed by: Mike Tiddes
A toy manufacturer and his wife are terrorized by a demon after their orphaned niece tries to call her late motehr's spirit.