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Friday the 13th: Your one-stop guide to finding best horror movies on Netflix, Amazon, Hotstar

This Friday the 13th, we’ve got you sorted. We’ve compiled the best horror fare on offer on three online services - Netflix, Amazon, Hotstar.

hollywood Updated: Oct 13, 2017 09:25 IST
HT Correspondent
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Hindustan Times
Friday the 13th,Horror Movies,Best Horror Movies
Get your horror movie binge on this Friday the 13th.

It isn’t too often that Friday 13th comes around. But when it does, it’s an occasion. The date is unanimous among fans of horror movies mostly because it gives them an excuse to go on all-night marathons that extend well into the next day.

But we feel you. We know it’s hard finding the perfect horror films to binge on - there’s just so much out there. And with the convenience of online streaming services, the problems have only escalated.

But this time, we’ve got you sorted. We’ve compiled the best horror fare on offer on three online services - Netflix, Amazon, Hotstar.


It Follows

A young woman is followed by an unknown supernatural force after a sexual encounter.

The Cabin in the Woods

Five friends go for a break at a remote cabin, where they get more than they bargained for, discovering the truth behind the cabin in the woods.

The Shining

A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.

Gerald’s Game

While trying to spice up their marriage in their remote lake house, Jessie must fight to survive when her husband dies unexpectedly, leaving her handcuffed to their bed frame.


When a videographer answers a Craigslist ad for a one-day job in a remote mountain town, he finds his client is not at all what he initially appears to be.

Amazon Prime

The Exorcist

When a girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter.

The Ring

A journalist must investigate a mysterious videotape which seems to cause the death of anyone in a week of viewing it.

Rosemary’s Baby

A young couple moves into an apartment only to be surrounded by peculiar neighbours and occurrences. When the wife becomes mysteriously pregnant, paranoia over the safety of her unborn child begins to control her life.

The Exorcism of Emily Rose

A lawyer takes on a negligent homicide case involving a priest who performed an exorcism on a young girl.

The Blair Witch Project

Three film students vanish after travelling to a Maryland forest to film a documentary on the local Blair Witch legend, leaving only their footage behind.


The Hills Have Eyes

A suburban American family is being stalked by a group of psychotic people who live in the desert, far away from civilisation.

Jennifer’s Body

A newly possessed high school cheerleader turns into a succubus who specializes in killing her male classmates. Can her best friend put an end to the horror?

28 Days Later

Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary.


After India’s father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has ulterior motives and becomes increasingly infatuated with him.

The Sixth Sense

A boy who communicates with spirits that don’t know they’re dead seeks the help of a disheartened child psychologist.

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First Published: Oct 13, 2017 09:24 IST