NETFLIX offers you a never-ending selection of new and classic movies to watch. In this article, you’ll find the best scary, suspenseful, and thrilling films to keep you on the edge of your seat.
Whether you’re looking for something different to watch or want to revisit some old favourites, Netflix is the biggest streaming service and has a very ample selection for everyone’s tastes.
Are you a big fan of creepy stalker movies or scary stalker movies verging on horror films to give a touch of thrill to your evenings in front of the TV? We have compiled a list of the ones we found creepiest.
Of course, there are many older ones as well. Here are some examples: Cape Fear, starring Robert De Niro and directed by Martin Scorsese, The Hitcher, about a murderous hitchhiker, Doppelganger, with Drew Barrymore, Single White Female about a creepy new roommate with Bridget Fonda and Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Cable Guy with Jim Carrey and Matthew Broderick, Fatal Attraction a cult film with Michael Douglas and Glen Close, One Hour Photo with Robin Williams, Enough with Jennifer Lopez, Poison Ivy with Tom Skerrit, Drew Barrymore and Cheryl Ladd, Play Misty For Me directed by and starring Clint Eastwood and Jessica Walter, Misery based on the Stephen King novel with the same name and starring James Caan and Kathy Bates, Fear with Reese Witherspoon and Mark Wahlberg.
In this psychological thriller, Brenda Song stars as a young woman named Jennifer who after being pursued by a stranger gets run over by a car. She awakens in a hospital after experiencing memory loss due to a car accident without knowing what happened to her or who she was before waking up.
Luckily for Jennifer, her doting husband Russell (Michael Vogel) seems ready and willing to take care of everything. He shows her photos of their entire life together and tells he she had quit her job, that her parents were dead and that she had practically cut ties with her friends as well.
Detective Frank Page (Dennis Haysbert) investigates her accident and becomes suspicious of Russell. As the story unfolds, Jennifer starts getting brief flashes of memory back and also becomes suspicious of Russell. She realises that Russell has more than just a borderline personality disorder and his dangerous obsessions make him a ruthless murderer as well.
Hush is a slasher film directed by Mike Flanagan starring Kate Siegel, John Gallagher Jr., and Michael trucco.
Maddie is a deaf and mute writer of horror novels who retreats into the woods to live and work on her writing in solitude. Her friend Sarah goes to visit her one evening but an anonymous killer wearing a mask attacks her with a crossbow. Sarah tries to bang on the door but Maddie can’t hear her and Sarah is stabbed to death.
The dangerous stranger, who will have no name and is credited as The Man, discovers that Maddie is deaf and therefore tries to play with her before he makes her his next victim. He enters the house and steals her phone taking photos of her and sending them to her laptop.
At that point, Maddie realises she is being stalked by a lunatic and tries to escape, but the man has slashed the tyres of her car. When Maddie’s boyfriend John arrives at the house looking for Sarah, The Man dressed as a police officer manages to stab him in the throat.
Maddie realises that the only way to save her life is if she kills the maniac herself.
Adam and Katie are a young couple. She works as a waitress while he finishes his studies. An attempted robbery at the diner where Katie works, makes her decide to change job and she goes to work as a carer to Leonard a rich old man who becomes very fond of her. Leonard (Elliott Gould) would like to help her with her financial problems and gives a substantial cheque. Instead of the money she asks Leonard to hire Adam as a gardener but takes the cheque anyway.
The day after Katie and her husband go to work only to find Leonard dead. They find a large amount of cash in a trunk and decide to keep it without telling the investigators. At Leonard’s funeral, his lawyer tells the couple that Leonard has left all his possessions to Katie.
A shady real estate agent makes an offer for the house but Katie tells him it’s not for sale. From that moment things start getting weird and creepy. Everyone starts to suspect each other and while looking for Adam around the house, the woman finds a secret room in the shed.
This crime movie is full of suspense and murder till the very end.
Ellie (Nia Long) is a lawyer whose spouse is recovering after a bad car accident. When their daughter Brittany goes off to college, Ellie and her husband Marcus (Omar Epps) move to a new city on the coast. There, she meets up with an old college friend, David, after many years who is now working at the same firm as she is and they have a moment, but she rejects him.
David develops dangerous obsessions and stalks her aggressively. So she begins looking into David and the few things she finds out are so unnerving that they will soon escalate to a dramatic ending.
Bart is a young man with Asperger Syndrome who works nights at the front desk of a hotel and lives with his mother (Helen Hunt). To overcome his social inadequacy, Bart installs hidden cameras in the guests’ rooms, so he can watch guests remotely, emulating their way of speaking and moving.
One night, he starts to watch a new guest that just checked into the hotel. On his way to buy some ice cream, he sees her letting a man in. He watches while they argue and sees the man beating the woman up. He also sees a gun fall out of the woman’s purse. So, he quickly returns to the hotel to try to save the woman.
In the meantime, Bart’s colleague hears a gunshot and runs to the room. He finds the woman dead and Bart sitting on the bed. Before the police arrive, Bart manages to remove the hidden cameras. Once home, Bart looks at his recordings again and sees that the man has the tattoo of a bird on his arm.
After the incident, Bart gets transferred to another hotel and on his very first shift Andrea checks herself in. She understands he has Asperger’s Syndrome and flirts with him. He hides cameras in the room of his new friend. While watching, he witnesses the same scene as in his previous video.
The Peterson family grieves for the death of their son and brother Caleb, a soldier who died in action.
One day, a sergeant, David, appears at their doorstep, claiming to be a very close friend of Caleb’s. The Peterson’s let David stay for as long as he likes. But things begin to turn very strangely for all the family when David goes to great lengths to insinuate himself into each of their lives.
At first, all seems to work out well, until Anna, the Peterson’s daughter begins to suspect something and starts making inquiries. Everything precipitates when Anna calls the military base and finds out that David had presumably died a week before.
James Spader, Marisa Tomei and Keanu Reeves star in this thrilling movie that will have all your adrenaline pumping.
An FBI agent moves from L.A. to Chicago and finds himself haunted by a case he couldn’t solve, about a serial killer he didn’t catch, which ended in the death of a woman. He suffers from guilt-induced migraines and is in therapy with Dr Polly Beilman.
When the agent finds out the killer has followed him to Chicago and is taunting and provoking him, he must get back on the case or many other women will die.
The drama follows the story of Tom, a forensic psychologist who gave testimony years before that sent an innocent young boy to prison.
When the boy comes back into his life again, he is compelled to reinvestigate the case and search deep into his soul painfully in the process.
A couple of newlyweds with marital problems and a baby on the way, hope they can make their relationship better by moving into a new home. What they don’t know is that their sleazy, creep of a landlord has fitted hidden cameras in their house and spies on their every move.
When the landlord starts rigging up his basement with soundproofing and chains, the horror begins!
Rachel Nichols, as Angela Bridges gets stuck working late on Christmas Eve. When she finishes she is in a hurry to get to a family Christmas party but finds that her car, parked on level P2 of her workplace building, won’t start. Wes Bentley as Thomas Barclay, a security guard who uselessly helps the young woman with the car, invites her to spend Christmas with him but she refuses.
She calls a taxi and waits in the lobby. When the taxi arrives she realises she has been locked into the building. Suddenly the lights go out and guided only by the light of her cell phone she tries to find her way around but is drugged with chloroform by the guard and dragged to his office.
This is a great horror-thriller film with continuous heart-pumping moments.
It’s difficult to decide which one is the absolute best psychological thriller on Netflix. take a look at our top picks and see which one attracts you most.
If you like creepy stalker movies, on Netflix you will find a great selection as we mentioned in this article. Another great creepy movie full of suspense is The Roommate with Minka Kelly.
It depends on a few things like what scares you the most in a movie. Is it obsessive lovers, bloodthirsty criminals, horror stories, mind-bending movies? Take your pick among the choices we describe here.
We hope you like the creepy stalker movies that made our list of Best Stalker Movies on Netflix. Watch them all for a spine-chilling evening, in the company of these psychological thrillers with obsessive lovers, serial killers, and creepy next-door neighbours.