As many of us are stuck inside at the moment, you may be looking for something to watch. These are some of the best horror films currently streaming on Netflix and Prime Video. Have you seen any of these? Do you have any other suggestions? We’d love to hear what you think!

The following films are spoiler free for your viewing pleasure.

1. Halloween

Nick Castle and Jamie Lee Curtis star in Halloween

Currently Streaming On: Netflix

Released: 2018

Written By: Jeff Fradley, Danny McBride, David Gordon Green

Directed By: David Gordon Green

Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Nick Castle, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak

In this direct sequel to the 1978 film of the same, Michael Myers escapes captivity once again 40 years after his original killing spree. Now a post-traumatic Laurie Strode must prepare to face Michael once again.

2. Donnie Darko

Jena Malone, James Duval, and Jake Gyllenhaal star in Donnie Darko

Currently Streaming On: Prime Video

Released: 2001

Written and Directed By: Richard Kelly

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jena Malone, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Patrick Swayze

Donnie Darko is a troubled teenager who starts getting visions of a figure in a bunny costume whom informs Donnie that the world will end in 28 days, 6 hours, 42 minutes, and 12 seconds.

3. Orphan

Isabelle Fuhrman and Aryana Engineer star in Orphan

Currently Streaming On: Netflix

Released: 2009

Written By: Alex Mace

Directed By: Jaume Collet-Serra

Starring: Isabelle Fuhrman, Vera Farming, Aryana Engineer, Peter Sarsgaard

After the death of their unborn child, a couple adopts a nine year old girl, but there’s something not quite right about Esther…

4. Mercy Black

Daniella Pineda, Miles Emmons, and Janeane Garofalo

Currently Streaming On: Netflix

Released: 2019

Written and Directed By: Owen Egerton

Starring: Daniella Pineda, Austin Amelio, Miles Emmons, Lee Eddy

A woman is released from psychiatric care fifteen years after stabbing a classmate as a sacrifice to Mercy Black. Now her nephew is becoming obsessed with the same urban legend, and she begins to question how real it may all be.

5. The Woman In Black

Daniel Radcliffe and Liz White star in The Woman In Black

Currently Streaming On: Netflix

Released: 2012

Written By: Jane Goldman

Directed By: James Watkins

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Ciarán Hinds, Janet McTeer, Liz White

Based on the 1983 novel of the same name. A grieving lawyer is sent to a remote village to sort the paperwork of a deceased woman. He soon encounters her vengeful spirit when she begins to terrorise the locals.

6. American Psycho

Christian Bale stars in American Psycho

Currently Streaming On: Netflix

Released: 2000

Written By: Mary Harron, Guinevere Turner

Directed By: Mary Harron

Starring: Christian Bale, Bret Easton Ellis, Chloë Sevigny, Jared Leto

Based on Bret Easton Ellis’s 1991 novel of the same name. Patrick Bateman is just like any other wealthy investment banker; except he’s a psychopath with an uncontrollable bloodlust.

7. Se7en

Brad Pitt, Kevin Spacey, Morgan Freeman, and Gwyneth Paltrow star in Se7en

Currently Streaming On: Netflix

Released: 1996

Written By: Andrew Kevin Walker

Directed By: David Fincher

Starring: Brad Pitt, Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey, Gwyneth Paltrow

Two detectives are tasked with finding a serial killer who is using the seven deadly sins as a motif in his murders.

8. Would You Rather

Brittany Snow, Enver Gjokaj, and Sasha Grey star in Would You Rather

Currently Streaming On: Netflix

Released: 2012

Written By: Steffen Schlachtenhaufen

Directed By: David Guy Levy

Starring: Brittany Snow, Sasha Grey, Jeffrey Combs, Robb Wells

A wealthy man gathers a group of desperate people in his mansion and forces them to play a game of Would You Rather – but the dilemmas are sadistic, and increasingly more deadly.

9. Joy Ride

Paul Walker, Steve Zahn, and Leelee Sobieski star in Joy Ride

Currently Streaming On: Prime Video

Released: 2002

Written By: J.J. Abrams, Clay Tarver

Directed By: John Dahl

Starring: Paul Walker, Leelee Sobieski, Steve Zahn, Jessica Bowman

Also known as Road Kill here in the UK. Lewis, Venna, and Fuller are taking a cross-country trip home for summer. To make their journey a bit more fun, they use their CB radio to prank a trucker, however the joke is soon over when he begins to stalk them, seeking revenge.

10. Devil

Bojana Novakovic, Jenny O’Hara, Bokeem Woodbine, and Logan Marshall-Green star in Devil

Currently Streaming On: Netflix

Released: 2010

Written By: M. Night Shyamalan, Brian Nelson

Directed By: John Erick Dowdle

Starring: Bojana Novakovic, Logan Marshall-Green, Chris Messina, Bokeem Woodbine

Five strangers get stuck in an elevator, but come to realise that the devil is among them, looking to claim it’s victims one by one.

11. See No Evil

Kane and Rachael Taylor star in See No Evil

Currently Streaming On: Prime Video

Released: 2006

Written By: Dan Madigan

Directed By: Gregory Dark

Starring: Kane, Samantha Noble, Christina Vidal, Michael J. Pagan

A group of delinquents are sent to an old hotel to clean it up. Unbeknownst to them it is the home of a deranged killer, who likes to rip his victims eyes from their skulls.

12. Pan’s Labyrinth

Douglas Jones and Ivana Baquero star in Pan’s Labyrinth

Currently Streaming On: Prime Video

Released: 2006

Written and Directed By: Guillermo Del Toro

Starring: Ivana Baquero, Douglas Jones, Sergio López, Maribel Verde

When Ofelia and her mother move in with her stepfather, she is informed by a faun that she is a Princess, and will need to undertake three tasks to prove her royalty.

13. Friday The 13th

Jared Padalecki, Derek Mears and Danielle Panabaker star in Friday The 13th

Currently Streaming On: Netflix

Released: 2009

Written By: Damian Shannon, Mark Swift

Directed By: Marcus Nispel

Starring: Jared Padalecki, Danielle Panabaker, Derek Mears, Amanda Righetti

In this reboot of the 1980 classic of the same name, Clay Miller is searching for his missing sister, not knowing she has been captured by the deadly Jason Voorhees.

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