What would Halloween be without zombies? Nothing, what is it, so fortunately, netflix has you covered in October with a whole bunch of movies and TV shows that offer a range of takes on the genre. The streaming service is looking to deliver some of the most iconic entries in the world of zombie fiction that are always good for a watch, but also some underrated gems that you should definitely check out if you haven’t already.
In total, there are 23 zombie titles currently available on Netflix – 12 movies and 11 TV series – and you can browse the full list below:
- #alive (2020)
- Cargo (2018)
- Day of the Dead: Bloodline (2018)
- Doom Annihilation (2019)
- KL Zombie (2013)
- Ladromas De Almas (2015)
- Previews of Mad Ron’s Hell (1987)
- Greedy (2017)
- Rise of the Zombie (2013)
- Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island (1998)
- The Evil Dead (1981)
- The Girl with All the Gifts (2016)
- Ash vs Evil Dead (3 seasons)
- Black summer (1 season)
- Dawn (1 season)
- Deadset (limited series)
- iZombie (5 seasons)
- Kingdom (2 seasons)
- Reality Z (1 season)
- Santa Clarita diet (3 seasons)
- The Walking Dead (9 seasons)
- Z Nation (5 seasons)
- Zombie Dumb (2 seasons)
Starting with the movies, this Halloween is the best time to catch recent South Korean horror #Living, which proved to be a global hit when it was released last month. Also, don’t miss the thriller starring Martin Freeman Cargo and Day of the Dead: Lineages, the second remake of zombie master George A. Romero The day of the Dead, both as of 2018. Be sure to give The girl with all the presents worth trying too, as it’s a vastly underrated version of the genre.
Alternatively, if you’re looking for some familiar classics, why not revisit your childhood by watching Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island, which remains the best cinematic release for Mystery Inc.? Additionally, Netflix has the very first evil Dead right now as well and you can save it ahead of a three season binge of Ash vs Evil Dead, which are also available.
Moving on to the television side, the platform is home to the recently concluded five seasons of The CW. iZombie and original Santa Clarita Diet, the comedy-horror show with Drew Barrymore. british limited series deadset, from black mirror creator Charlie Brooker, can also be found on the streaming site or, alternatively, there’s always the undisputed king of undead television – The Walking Dead. netflix currently has the first nine seasons in its library and the tenth will follow at a later date.
Tell us, though, which of these zombie movies and TV shows will you be watching this Halloween? Let us know in the “Comments” section.