UNF's #1 Student-Run News Source

UNF Spinnaker

UNF's #1 Student-Run News Source

UNF Spinnaker

UNF's #1 Student-Run News Source

UNF Spinnaker

Five Halloween movies on Netflix right now

Kathlene Lei Ruiz, Creative Services Intern

Halloween is right around the corner, which means it’s time to treat yourself to some gruesome and spine-chilling entertainment. Celebrating Halloween can be done right at home. All you need is a Netflix subscription! Here are five of the most thrilling movies available for streaming on Netflix right now. 

“The Evil Dead”

The Evil Dead (1981)

To kick off the list, we have Sam Raimi’s first big feature film. “The Evil Dead” is about a group of college students who become possessed while vacationing in the woods. This nightmare-inducing cult classic should be on everybody’s watchlist this month. 

“Zodiac”

Zodiac (2007)

Are you into true crime? This next one’s for you. David Fincher’s “Zodiac” is a criminal psychological thriller that will send chills down your spine. The film is based on true events following the serial killer’s sporadic murders during the 1960s and 1970s.

“Poltergeist”

“Poltergeist” (1982)

Making its way onto the list is another classic from 1982. “Poltergeist” is the perfect 80s horror flick to get you into the Halloween spirit. The film follows a family whose home becomes infested with unfriendly ghosts. “Poltergeist” is a paranormal cult classic and is regarded as one of the best horror films of all time.

“Cape Fear”

“Cape Fear” (1991)

Next up is Martin Scorsese’s remake of J. Lee Thompson’s 1992 thriller, “Cape Fear.” In this creepy psycho-slasher, Robert De Niro plays a violent stalker that terrorizes a family in the name of revenge. “Cape Fear” is a gut wrenching movie bound to make you feel uneasy.

“Train to Busan”

“Train to Busan” (2016)

What’s more terrifying than zombies? Edgar Wright’s “Train To Busan” is a South Korean film about a virus that breaks out on a train from Seoul to Busan. This enthralling action-thriller will have you at the edge of your seat.

All of the movies mentioned above are currently available for streaming on Netflix.

___

For more information or news tips, or if you see an error in this story or have any compliments or concerns, contact [email protected].

About the Contributor
Navigate Left
  • Kanopy logo

    Entertainment

    UNF’s secret free streaming service: Kanopy

  • The Tabacinic Campus for Jewish Life at UNF is located a short mile drive from the core UNF campus.

    Community

    Fighting hate and antisemitsm, Holocaust museum travels to UNF next week

  • Pentatonix performed for a packed Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2022.

    Entertainment

    Pentatonix bring Christmas tour and holiday spirits to Jacksonville

  • Singing for his church initially inspired Karim to learn English and continue performing (Photo courtesy of Karim Zabaneh)

    Features

    “Keep on pushing:” A UNF student and his voice

  • Harry talks to the town mayor, {Courtesy of SyFy)

    Entertainment

    Review: ‘Resident Alien,’ the best science fiction comedy TV show

  • Syril Karn (left, Kyle Soller) and Cassian Andor (right, Diego Luna) in Andor. (Courtesy of Lucasfilm)

    Entertainment

    Review: Booting the flashy heroes, ‘Andor’ turns the spotlight on ordinary people

  • Jar of Flies album art by Alice in Chains

    Album Reviews

    Jar of Flies by Alice in Chains, an album review

  • Phones capture DeSantis and Luke Bryan on stage

    Concerts

    Country artist Luke Bryan brings tour to Jacksonville, DeSantis makes special appearance

  • Kenzie sings

    Gallery

    Kenzie’s Place wins UNF’s 2022 Battle of the Bands

  • Students stand in line for Qdoba

    Food

    SG efforts bring a new dining experience to campus: Qdoba

Navigate Right

Comments (0)

Spinnaker intends for this area to be used to foster healthy, thought-provoking discussion. Comments are expected to adhere to our standards and to be respectful and constructive. As such, we do not permit the use of profanity, foul language, personal attacks, slurs, defamation, or the use of language that might be interpreted as libelous. Comments are reviewed and will be removed if they do not adhere to these standards. Spinnaker does not allow anonymous comments, and Spinnaker requires a valid email address. The email address will not be displayed but will be used to confirm your comments.
All UNF Spinnaker Picks Reader Picks Sort: Newest