10 Most Disturbing Movies On Netflix

These are some of the most disturbing movies that you may find on Netflix, which represent the most cruel and vicious aspects of human nature.

Whether it’s horror or dark films that come with disturbing elements, they are always meant to show us what we can’t see with our naked eyes on this earth. Those disturbing elements in the film depict the sides of humans that we don’t want to get too close to, they depict the areas of this earth we don’t want to explore, and the cults that we don’t want to be associated with at all. The following are some of the most disturbing movies that you may find on Netflix, which represent the most cruel and vicious aspects of human nature.

Disturbing Movies on Netflix —

10. 1922

A glimpse from 1922

The James family moves to a farm in Nebraska in 1922 after Arlette inherits it from her father. After a while, Arlette decides to move to the city, since farming isn’t for her. However, Wilfred insists on staying and will kill in order to accomplish this. As a result, a lot of unintended consequences result.

9. Cam

A glimpse from The Ritual

An erotic webcam performer finds her followers stolen by a malicious doppelganger who hijacks her channel, pushes the sexual envelope further, and seems determined to ruin her life.

8. The Ritual

A glimpse from The Ritual

Friends get together to plan a vacation after a long time. Their plan is to go on a hiking trip in Sweden (Northern Europe). When one of them is injured, they must cut through the forest to reach the lodge earlier. As a result of a raging rainstorm, they were forced to spend the night in a haunted, abandoned house. However, the trip that was supposed to bond them brings with it things they never expected.

7. Creep, And Creep 2

A glimpse from Creep

A videographer responds to an advertisement on Craigslist for a one-day job in a remote mountain town to video the dying man’s last messages, but when those messages become darker and darker, things take a strange turn.

6. The Killing Of A Sacred Deer

A glimpse from The Killing Of A Sacred Deer

A renowned cardiovascular surgeon, Steven Murphy lives with his wife, two kids, and a spotless home. Martin is a fatherless teen who insinuates himself into the doctor’s idyllic suburban life in gradual, unsettling ways. Martin’s intent becomes crystal clear to Steven as he confronts him with a long forgotten transgression that will ruin his domestic bliss.

5. Nocturnal Animals

A glimpse from Nocturnal Animals

The story revolves around a lamenting and unhappy art curator (Amy Adams), who imagines herself in the pages of a novel manuscript, sent to her by her former husband (Jake Gyllenhaal), whose negative associations of their relationship have been fictionalized as violence.

4. Apostle

A glimpse from The Platform

In 1905, Thomas Richardson is attempting to rescue his sister from a mysterious religious cult that has kidnapped her and demanded a ransom for her safe return on a remote island. It soon becomes apparent that the cult will regret the day it baited this man, as he digs deeper and deeper into the secrets and lies upon which the commune is built.

3. The Platform

A glimpse from The Platform

It is in The Hole that Goreng wakes up, a place where food is sent down through The Platform. However, as people above become selfish and consume whatever they like, people below receive less. After learning from the other cellmates that the people below can lose their sanity and turn into bloody cannibalism, Goreng begins planning his plan for The Hole’s people.

2. Gerald’s Game

A glimpse from Gerald’s Game

In a remote retreat, a harmless game between a married couple becomes a harrowing struggle for survival, forcing wife Jessie to confront long-buried demons deep within her own mind.

“A brilliantly written horror film that does not just rehash ‘overcoming supernatural demons’ trope, but rather dares to explore a metaphorical story of “how a woman overcomes her own inner demons.”

1. Hereditary

A glimpse from Hereditary

A young American couple, Dani (Florence Pugh) and Christian (Jack Reynor), is on the verge of dissolving their relationship. In the wake of a family tragedy that keeps them together, Christian invites Dani to attend a once in a lifetime midsummer festival in a remote Swedish village. As a carefree summer holiday in the North European land of eternal sunlight takes a sinister turn when insular villagers invite their guests to partake in festivities, the pastoral paradise becomes increasingly unnerving and viscerally disturbing.

Honorable Mentions:

  • The Conjuring 1, 2
  • The Perfection

Plot summary credits: IMDB

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