Other than prepping costumes and trick-or-treating, watching scary films is the best way to get into the spooky spirit. Lucky for us, the Philippine cinema has a trove of *eerie* horror movies, both old and new. We even made a handy list of classic Pinoy horror films available on Netflix for your convenience. If you're afraid to do it alone, tag your family and friends to watch these suspenseful flicks with you this Halloween weekend!
Ahead, eight local horror films you can binge-watch on Netflix:
1. Feng Shui (2004)
THE PLOT: Joy Ramirez finds her life changing for the better after bringing home an abandoned Bagua mirror. But the luck she finds with the Feng Shui ornament eventually turns upside down as several paranormal occurrences happen around her.
Starring Kris Aquino, Jay Manalo, Lotlot De Leon
2. Pagpag: Nine Lives (2013)
THE PLOT: A group of teenagers becomes haunted by the spirit of a deceased man after they ignore a bunch of superstitions during his wake.
Starring Kathryn Bernardo, Daniel Padilla, Paulo Avelino
3. Eerie (2019)
THE PLOT: The film follows Miss Pat, a guidance counselor who helps solve the mystery behind the death of a student at an all-girls Catholic school. On her way to find answers, she discovers bigger secrets.
Starring Bea Alonzo, Charo Santos-Concio, Gillian Vicencio
4. Kuwaresma (2019)
THE PLOT: When college student Luis Fajardo learns that his twin sister Manuela has died, he travels to his hometown. At home, his parents seem unbothered by his twin's mysterious death. He eventually learns the true nature of Manuela's passing.
Starring Sharon Cuneta, John Arcilla, Kent Gonzales
5. Aurora (2018)
THE PLOT: Leana and her younger sister Rita live peacefully on the islands until a tragedy occurs. As they look for missing bodies after a ship's wreckage, the ghosts of the dead haunt them back.
Starring Anne Curtis, Phoebe Villamor
6. Maledicto (2019)
THE PLOT: Father Xavi, a former psychologist who somehow becomes an exorcist meets Sister Barbie, a young nun who's also a clairvoyant. Together, they deal with Agnes, a teenager who begins to display demonic behavior.
Starring Tom Rodriguez, Jasmine Curtis-Smith, Miles Ocampo
7. Bliss (2017)
THE PLOT: Jane Ciego, an actress, produces a film to gain respect from the industry but only faces a tragic accident during production. She is left in a secluded house to avoid attention from the press. But as days pass, Jane descends into insanity as she experiences horrors and madness.
Starring Iza Calzado, TJ Trinidad, Ian Veneracion
8. Sunod (2019)
THE PLOT: Single mother Olivia desperately takes an entry-level job in a call center for the sake of her ill daughter Annelle. But her new job brings her even bigger problems as paranormal events occur in her workplace.
Starring Carmina Villaroel, Mylene Dizon, Krystal Brimner