Watching horror movies can be so frightening. Nevertheless, watching horror movie that are based on true story also can make people that do not like watching horror movie become curious and want to watch that. It is because they are curious about the real story that happened. Well, for you who are looking for horror movies that are based on true stories on Netflix, you come to the right site. Now, let see what they are.
This is an American psychological horror move in 1960. This movie focuses on the meeting between a secretary, Marion Crane who ends up at a scheduled motel after stealing money from her employer and the owner-manager of the motel, Norman Bates and its aftermath. This movie was inspired by Wisconsin serial killer, Ed Gein in the 50s.
2. From Hell
This is a mystery horror movie of America in 2001. It was directed by the Hughes brothers. Johnny Depp, Heather Graham and Ian Holm are players in this movie. This movie is based on the story Jack the Ripper who is connected to 5 murders in London during 1888 and has theorized to have had a hand in other killings as well.
3. Child’s Play
This movie is an American supernatural slasher movie in 1988. It was directed and co-written by Tom Holland. This movie stars Catherine Hicks, Dinah Manoff, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent and Brad Dourif. This movie was inspired by a nurse who put a voodoo curse allegedly on the writer, Robert Eugene Otto. The curse can make one of his childhood dolld come to life and territorize him at night.
4. The Exorcist
This movie is an American supernatural horror movie in 1973 that was adapted by William Peter Blatty from his novel of the same name. The novel is based on the real life story of Roland Doe, the pseudonym given to a boy which became possessed in 1949 after conducting Ouija board sessions. The church of Catholic was brought in to perform an exorcism. It stars Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair, Max von Sydow and Jason Miller.
5. The Conjuring
This movie is an American supernatural horror movie in 2013. It was directed by James Wan and stars Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Ron Livingston, and Lili Taylor. This movie was inspired by the real life Perron family that moved into a home in Rhode Island without being aware of the history of the home and the land. Then, they called in legendary paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren who found that their property was being haunted by the malevolent spirit of a witch named Bathsheba Sheran who lived there in the century of 19.
Beside those, the other horror movies that based on true story are also recommended to watch such as The Town That Dreaded Sundown, The Hills Have Eyes, Wolf Creek, Jaws, I Spit on Your Grave, The Amityville Horror, The Zodiac Killer, A Nightmare on Elm Street, The Serpent and the Rainbow, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, Eaten Alive and many others.