The Best Zombie Movies on Netflix Instant
There's nothing better than watching a horror flick on Halloween. But hey, sometimes there isn't a lot of planning involved. Forget to pick up a movie in advance? Redbox doesn't have anything to suit your taste?
Netflix Instant is, of course, the go to for a quick and quality movie night. Since finding what you want is more of a pain than a pleasure, we at GotchaMovies have put together the best there is to catch on Netflix Instant this Halloween.
We've got it all covered, from zombies and vampires to suspense and psychological thrillers. Every type of thrill, chill, scream, or terror is here. You're just one click away from the best there is to watch this Halloween on Netflix Instant.
Here's a quick guide to everything we've got lined up for Halloween 2011. (Or just check out the Best of Halloween on Netflix Instant 2011.)
Streaming This Halloween on Netflix Instant
This first installment of the trilogy based on the best-selling science fiction novels by Russian writer Sergei Lukyanenko plays upon the tension between light and dark, pitting the superhuman Night Watch patrollers (known as the "Others") against the shadowed forces of the night. But the biggest fear of all stems from the lines of an ancient prophecy, which warns of a renegade Other whose betrayal could bring chaos to the land.
The Walking Dead
After awakening from a coma, police officer Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) learns that a plague has transformed most of mankind into ravenous zombies. Against all odds, he desperately searches for his family and sets out to deliver them and other survivors to safety. Based on the comic books by Robert Kirkman and Tony Moore, the series co-stars Steven Yeun as an expert scavenger and Sarah Wayne Callies as Rick's wife.
Night of the Living Dead
As dead bodies inexplicably return to life and feast on human flesh, young Barbara (Judith O'Dea) joins a group of survivors in a farmhouse hoping to protect themselves from the hordes of advancing zombies. But soon enough, only one person remains. Writer-director George A. Romero's low-budget horror classic continues to inspire heebie-jeebies, in part because of the randomness of the zombies' targets
Director: George A. Romero
The Evil Dead
During an unplanned stop at a remote cabin deep within the woods, a group of teens falls prey to a mysterious supernatural force. As his pals become possessed and turn into flesh-eating zombies, Ash (Bruce Campbell) struggles to keep his cool and save his own skin. Written and directed by Sam Raimi, this special effects-laden, low-budget cult classic co-stars Theresa Tilly, Betsy Baker and Ellen Sandweiss.
Starring: Bruce Campbell
Director: Sam Raimi
When a plane crashes in a small town, a secret biological weapon is released. As the toxic substance infiltrates the local water system, some residents become gravely ill, while others descend into homicidal madness. Sheriff David Dutton (Timothy Olyphant) attempts to set things straight, but soon the military becomesinvolved in containing the killer virus. Breck Eisner directs this chilling remake of George A. Romero's 1973 horror classic.
Starring: Timonty Olyphant, Radha Mitchell