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.
VisionsIsla Fisher, Anson Mount
Directed by: Kevin Greutert
- 2Naomi Watts, Pauley Perrette
Directed by: Gore Verbinski
- 3Rafe Spall, Arsher Ali
Directed by: David Bruckner
- 4Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat
Directed by: Oren Peli
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.
- 6Sandra Bullock, Sarah Paulson
Directed by: Susanne Bier
- 7Kathryn Prescott, Tyler Young
Directed by: Lars Klevberg
Don't Knock Twice
A recovering addict becomes her estranged daughter's only hope after the teen awakens a terrifying child-stealing witch from an urban legend.
A Ghost StoryCasey Affleck, Rooney Mara
Directed by: David Lowery
- 10Katie Holmes, Guy Pearce
Directed by: Troy Nixey
- 11Ruth Wilson, Paula Prentiss
Directed by: Osgood Perkins
- 12Dylan Minnette, Piercey Dalton
Directed by: Matt Angel, Suzanne Coote
The Forgotten is a 2014 British horror film, helmed by Oliver Frampton in his directorial debut, that premiered on 22 August 2014 at FrightFest, featuring a teenage protagonist who becomes the focus of attention of a ghost.
- 14Charlotte Vega, Bill Milner
Directed by: Brian O'Malley
A toy manufacturer and his wife are terrorized by a demon after their orphaned niece tries to call her late motehr's spirit.