8 Modern Horror Movies You Can Stream This Halloween

Our world is getting darker, and the genre is changing with it

Side by side stills from movies, The Witch, Hereditary, and The Perfection
From l. to r., The Witch/The Vvitch, Hereditary and The Perfection are among our recommendations of modern horror classics to stream this Halloween. A24, Netflix

Halloween is no longer just about severed limbs and haunted houses. Modern horror films have branched out from blood-curdling screams into more creepy and unsettling fare that’s every bit as terrifying. (They’ve also revolutionized movie marketing along the way.)

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