Netflix is the world’s paramount global entertainment source which is highly considered by youngsters presently. It has a wide number of movies and series of vibrant genres like action and adventure, comedy, drama, fantasy and horror etc. Among these, all genres people who quench for the thrill, fear and spellbinding stories do prefer watching horror movies or shows and undoubtfully Netflix fills in people with that desired content. Horror genre basically is postulated fiction which is expected to frighten or scare. There should be a sense of terror, anxiety and agitation. Some observers have famed that experiencing the horror genre is just like feeling your worst nightmares.
So mostly watched and well-reviewed top 5 horror shows on Netflix are:
Starting with Penny Dreadful, it is created by John Logan based on affordable popular serial literature written during the 19th century in the UK. A good early concept is a petrifying psychological thriller which is a fusion of classic origin stories and vintage horror together into a currently going adult drama consisting of 3 seasons with a total of 27 episodes. It was premiered on May 11, 2014, and the final season was aired on June 19, 2016. Series which is filled with supernatural mystery and drama where demons from the earlier ages are portrayed stronger than vampires, evil souls and immortal monsters. The cast of this show is pretty much appealing and did full justice to the storyline.
2.The Haunting of Hill House.
Reviewing The Haunting of Hill House is quite engrossing as theme strikes a nerve and it is fully based on Shirley Jackson’s 1959 novel by the same name. The story basically blazes between present and past, a family faces up haunting memories of their old home and the terrifying events establishes the reign of terror in them. The Haunting of Hill House slowly turns into a spellbinding masterpiece full of sorrow and longing in progressive episodes. It has a great balance of sanity and stuff that cannot be explained with logic. For now, 1st season was aired on 12 October 2018 in coming days it is expected that there can be a sequel namely The Haunting of Bly Manor.
Black mirror is Charlie Brooker’s compendium show that gives variant conceptual stories making it fine modern horror with a scientific touch that is, regard to the unanticipated consequences of new technologies sci-fi or technology can decimate lives too. It was released on 4 December 2011 and ended on 5 June 2019 having 5 seasons in total. Entertainment and awareness have been portrayed hand in hand with mind-boggling episodes. This is more related to the dark side of technology not with that much drama and fiction but it is kept under one of the worth watching horror show because it scares the crap out of the people who are watching it.
The Exorcist is an American television show of celestial horror approach formed by Jeremy Slater and is based on the novel of the same name written by Peter Blatty. The story depicts a family and their misadventures that they have to tackle against new battles against evil. It was released on 23 September 2016 and ended on 15 December 2017 containing 2 seasons with total 16 episodes besides season 3 was cancelled. There were a lot of typical scare tactics but was nicely riddled with fresh original scenes which were a pleasant surprise outside of the same for the viewer.
Twin Peaks is an American show created by Mark Frost and David Lynch which was released on 8 April 1990 and ended on 10 June 1991 having 3 seasons with total 30 episodes. It equipoise drama, comedy, mystery and horror in one show accompanying to the unconventional narrative. In fact, despite its notional, small-town feel, the show is truly fearful on occasion. It features the best mystery ever put to screen. Watching Twin Peaks may have differents moods like sometimes weird and sometimes outlandish but summed up brilliant every time.