Scary Movies On Netflix PG-13

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Scary Movies On Netflix PG-13

Have you heard all of these Scary Movies On Netflix PG-13? We guarantee you'll find some new picks. Here are 25 of the top ones.

Oldboy (2003)

Oldboy
★★★★
★★★★
3.4 out of 4 stars

From Park Chan-wook, starring Choi Min-sik, Yoo Ji-tae, Kang Hye-jeong, Kim Byeong-Ok
Rated R

Oldboy is a psychological thriller that follows the story of Oh Dae-su, a businessman who is kidnapped and imprisoned in a hotel-like room for 15 years. With no knowledge of who his captor is or why he was taken, Dae-su eventually discovers the reason for his imprisonment and sets out for revenge. Along the way, he develops a relationship with a young woman named Mi-do and learns the truth behind his captivity. As the story progresses, the twists and turns cause Dae-su to question his own sanity and morality. As his journey of revenge draws to a close, he is forced to face up to the truth and accept the consequences of his actions.

Rosemary's Baby (1968)

Rosemary's Baby
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Roman Polanski, starring Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes, Ruth Gordon, Sidney Blackmer
Rated Approved

Rosemary's Baby is a 1968 psychological horror film directed by Roman Polanski. The plot follows Rosemary Woodhouse (Mia Farrow), a young housewife who gradually comes to suspect that her elderly eccentric neighbors and her loving husband Guy (John Cassavetes) have sinister plans for her unborn child. As Rosemary's paranoia grows and her husband becomes increasingly distant, she begins to fear for her safety and the safety of her baby. With the help of her friend Hutch (Maurice Evans), Rosemary eventually discovers the horrifying truth behind the Woodhouse's ultimate plan for her unborn child. The film is widely regarded as one of the greatest horror films of all time and is often credited for ushering in the modern era of horror films.

Let the Right One In (2008)

Let the Right One In
★★★★
★★★★
3.2 out of 4 stars

From Tomas Alfredson, starring Kåre Hedebrant, Lina Leandersson, Per Ragnar, Henrik Dahl
Rated R

Let the Right One In is a Swedish romantic horror film directed by Tomas Alfredson. The story follows Oskar, a twelve-year-old boy who is frequently bullied in school, as he develops a friendship with a mysterious young girl named Eli who moves in next door. As their friendship progresses, Oskar discovers that Eli is a vampire who has been alive for centuries, and he must come to terms with Eli's true nature and the risks that come with it. With the help of each other, the two must find a way to navigate the darkness and violence that surrounds them in order for their friendship to survive.

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From Niels Arden Oplev, starring Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace, Ewa Fröling, Lena Endre
Rated R

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is a 2009 Swedish-language thriller film directed by Niels Arden Oplev. The film tells the story of Mikael Blomkvist (Michael Nyqvist), a financial journalist, who is hired by an aging industrialist to investigate the 40-year-old disappearance of his niece, Harriet Vanger. Blomkvist partners up with the independent and troubled computer hacker, Lisbeth Salander (Noomi Rapace), to uncover the dark secrets of the Vanger family. Together they find themselves entangled in a web of lies, deception, and murder. As they unravel the mystery, they become increasingly aware of the danger that surrounds them. In the end, they must fight for their lives in order to expose the truth.

Zodiac (2007)

Zodiac
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From David Fincher, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Anthony Edwards
Rated R

Zodiac is a 2007 American mystery-thriller film directed by David Fincher. The film is based on the true story of the unsolved Zodiac Killer murders that took place in the San Francisco Bay Area during the 1960s and '70s. The film follows a cartoonist and part-time reporter, Robert Graysmith (Jake Gyllenhaal), who becomes obsessed with catching the killer. Along with a police inspector, David Toschi (Mark Ruffalo), and a crime reporter, Paul Avery (Robert Downey Jr.), Graysmith attempts to crack the case, but with little success. As the case drags on and new evidence comes to light, Graysmith begins to unravel the true identity of the elusive killer. The film offers an intense, unsettling exploration of the criminal mind and the effect it has on the lives of those it touches.

The Game (1997)

The Game
★★★★
★★★★
3.1 out of 4 stars

From David Fincher, starring Michael Douglas, Deborah Kara Unger, Sean Penn, James Rebhorn
Rated R

The Game is a psychological thriller directed by David Fincher and starring Michael Douglas. The film follows Nicholas Van Orton (Douglas), a wealthy, but emotionally distant investment banker who receives a mysterious birthday present from his wayward brother Conrad (Sean Penn). The gift, an "experience" of a lifetime, turns out to be a complex, interactive game that plunges Nicholas into a surreal, nightmarish world of suspense and paranoia. As the game progresses and the stakes become higher, Nicholas discovers that the game is more than just a harmless diversion, and that his life may be in danger as he attempts to outmaneuver a shadowy organization intent on manipulating him. With its twisty plot and psychological elements, The Game is a gripping and thought-provoking film that will keep viewers on the edge of their seats.

Battle Royale (2000)

Battle Royale
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Kinji Fukasaku, starring Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda, Tarô Yamamoto, Chiaki Kuriyama
Rated Not Rated

Battle Royale is a 2000 Japanese action thriller film directed by Kinji Fukasaku. The plot follows a group of junior high school students who are forced to participate in a government-mandated game of kill-or-be-killed. Each student is given a randomly-selected weapon and a three-day time limit to kill each other until only one remains. The film's themes have been widely discussed, with a particular focus on its violent content and its exploration of societal pressures experienced by Japanese youth. The film has spawned numerous adaptations in various media, including a manga, novel, and stage plays. The film has generated both critical acclaim and controversy, leading to it being banned in some countries. Battle Royale remains one of the most iconic films of the 2000s and is considered a cult classic.

Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)

Tucker and Dale vs Evil
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Eli Craig, starring Tyler Labine, Alan Tudyk, Katrina Bowden, Jesse Moss
Rated R

Tucker and Dale vs Evil is a dark comedy/horror film directed by Eli Craig and released in 2010. It follows the story of two best friends, Tucker and Dale, who are mistaken for murderous hillbillies by a group of preppy college kids. After Tucker and Dale purchase a vacation home in the woods, a series of comical and terrifying events ensue as the college kids misinterpret their actions. As the misunderstandings escalate and the body count rises, Tucker and Dale must fight for their lives against a group of overly aggressive and misinformed college students. In the end, Tucker and Dale must find a way to come out on top and prove their innocence.

The Omen (1976)

The Omen
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Richard Donner, starring Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, Harvey Stephens, David Warner
Rated R

The Omen is a 1976 horror film directed by Richard Donner. The film follows the story of Robert Thorn (Gregory Peck), an American diplomat in Rome, and his wife, Katherine (Lee Remick), who adopt a five-year-old boy after their own is stillborn. Little do they know that the child is actually the Antichrist. As Robert Thorn learns of the boy's true identity, he must battle the forces of evil to save his family from destruction. The Omen is a chilling tale of the supernatural, with an unforgettable score by composer Jerry Goldsmith.

Funny Games (1997)

Funny Games
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Michael Haneke, starring Susanne Lothar, Ulrich Mühe, Arno Frisch, Frank Giering
Rated Not Rated

Funny Games is a psychological thriller written and directed by Michael Haneke and starring Susanne Lothar, Ulrich Mühe, and Arno Frisch. It follows a family of three who are terrorized by two young men in their vacation home. The men manipulate and torture the family in a cruel game of power and control, in which the family are ultimately helpless to escape from. The film is a commentary on violence in media and the desensitization that can result from it. It shows that no matter what the situation, there is no excuse for violence and that it can have horrific consequences.

Headhunters (2011)

Headhunters
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Morten Tyldum, starring Aksel Hennie, Synnøve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Julie R. Ølgaard
Rated R

Headhunters (2011) is an action-thriller directed by Morten Tyldum. The film follows Roger Brown, a successful headhunter who steals art to supplement his income. When he takes a valuable painting from Clas Greve, a mysterious man with a shady past, he sets off a chain of events that puts his life in danger. With the help of his former lover, Diana, Roger embarks on a thrilling adventure to save himself from the criminal underworld. Along the way, he faces off against formidable opponents and discovers his true strength.

An American Werewolf in London (1981)

An American Werewolf in London
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From John Landis, starring David Naughton, Jenny Agutter, Joe Belcher, Griffin Dunne
Rated R

An American Werewolf in London is a 1981 horror comedy directed by John Landis. The film follows two American college students, David Kessler and Jack Goodman, who are attacked by a werewolf while on a backpacking holiday in England. David survives the attack but Jack is killed. David is taken to a London hospital, where he is visited by the ghost of Jack, who warns him that he is now a werewolf and will transform at the next full moon. As the full moon approaches, David begins to experience some strange phenomena, including transforming into a werewolf. David must now face a choice between embracing his new life as a werewolf and turning against humanity, or finding a way to stop the transformation before it is too late. Along the way, he must also confront his own inner demons and the monsters that lurk in the shadows of London. In the end, David comes to terms with his werewolf identity and decides to lay his burden down by destroying the source of his werewolf curse. An American Werewolf in London is an entertaining and often frightening take on the werewolf legend that is still a classic of the genre today.

The Evil Dead (1981)

The Evil Dead
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Sam Raimi, starring Bruce Campbell, Ellen Sandweiss, Richard DeManincor, Betsy Baker
Rated NC-17

I'm Not Scared (2003)

I'm Not Scared
★★★★
★★★★
3 out of 4 stars

From Gabriele Salvatores, starring Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Dino Abbrescia, Giorgio Careccia, Riccardo Zinna
Rated R

Identity (2003)

Identity
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From James Mangold, starring John Cusack, Ray Liotta, Amanda Peet, John Hawkes
Rated R

Irreversible (2002)

Irreversible
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From Gaspar Noé, starring Monica Bellucci, Vincent Cassel, Albert Dupontel, Philippe Nahon
Rated Not Rated

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (2009)

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From Daniel Alfredson, starring Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace, Lena Endre, Annika Hallin
Rated R

Re-Animator (1985)

Re-Animator
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From Stuart Gordon, starring Jeffrey Combs, Bruce Abbott, Barbara Crampton, David Gale
Rated Unrated

From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)

From Dusk Till Dawn
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From Robert Rodriguez, starring Harvey Keitel, George Clooney, Juliette Lewis, Quentin Tarantino
Rated R

The Road (2009)

The Road
★★★★
★★★★
2.9 out of 4 stars

From John Hillcoat, starring Viggo Mortensen, Charlize Theron, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Robert Duvall
Rated R

The Frighteners (1996)

The Frighteners
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Peter Jackson, starring Michael J. Fox, Trini Alvarado, Peter Dobson, John Astin
Rated R

Tremors (1990)

Tremors
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Ron Underwood, starring Kevin Bacon, Fred Ward, Finn Carter, Michael Gross
Rated PG-13

The Girl Who Played with Fire (2009)

The Girl Who Played with Fire
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Daniel Alfredson, starring Noomi Rapace, Michael Nyqvist, Lena Endre, Peter Andersson
Rated R

Timecrimes (2007)

Timecrimes
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Nacho Vigalondo, starring Karra Elejalde, Candela Fernández, Bárbara Goenaga, Nacho Vigalondo
Rated R

Side Effects (2013)

Side Effects
★★★★
★★★★
2.8 out of 4 stars

From Steven Soderbergh, starring Rooney Mara, Channing Tatum, Jude Law, Catherine Zeta-Jones
Rated R

 



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