It’s that time of year again, when people can dress up as sluts, dunk their heads in water for fruit and consciously choose to scare themselves in any way possible. The most hallowed of all Halloween traditions though is of course the horror movie binge. The problem, though, is that while the genre has some incredible films in its repertoire, horror also has more trash than most. For every Exorcist or Carrie, there are a thousand Leprechauns and a million more Dreamcatchers.
Naturally, many horror fans will turn to Netflix for their Halloween fix, but a quick scroll down the page reveals exactly how much crap the genre contains, including a bunch of average sequels and video nasties made for the price of gum.
Fortunately, we’re here to lend you a helping hand. Everyone knows the classics, so instead, join us as we wade through the cesspool of mediocre crap on Netflix to bring you 7 underrated horrors you must watch this Halloween.