Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) offers some of the scariest movies and documentaries you’ll find today.
If you are feeling brave, check out these 10 scariest documentaries on Netflix.
1. Hostage to the Devil
This is the true story of Father Malachi Martin, an Irish Catholic priest who performed exorcisms.
Martin died aged 78 in 1999. He was at various stages of his life: a Jesuit priest; professor at a Pontifical Institute in Rome; a bestselling author; and most notably an exorcist, according to Mirror.
This documentary speaks with witnesses to exorcisms who regarded the priest as a spiritual genius.
2. Killer Legends
This is a 2014 documentary about the real-life origins of several urban legends.
The investigator explores the terrifying truth behind several urban legends: The Hookman, The Phantom Clowns, The Candyman, and The Babysitter and the Man Upstairs.
3. The Imposter
The Imposter is a documentary about Nicholas, a Texas boy who disappeared at the age of 13 in 1994.Three years later, he is found alive in Spain.
Three years later, he is found alive in Spain.
4. H.H. Holmes: America’s First Serial Killer
This documentary is about the 19th-century serial killer Herman Webster Mudgett.
He confessed to 27 murders, but he is believed to be the killer of 200 people.
5. Hiroshima: BBC History of World War II
This documentary is about the world’s first nuclear attack. It features interviews with five Japanese survivors.
6. Grizzly Man
This is a 2005 documentary about bear enthusiast Timothy Treadwell. He and his girlfriend Amie Huguenard were killed and eaten by a grizzly bear in 2003.
7. The Confessions of Thomas Quick
This documentary is about Sture Ragnar Bergwall aka Thomas Quick, a Swedish man.
He confessed to more than 30 killings in the 1990s, but later withdrew the confessions. The first ever serial killer in Sweden was declared to be innocent and released.
This is 2009 documentary about five missing children.
Two filmmakers want to solve the mystery of children who were kidnapped and disappeared in their hometown during their childhood.
9. Interview With A Serial Killer
A story based on the real interview with serial killer Arthur Shawcross. He tells the story of his violent crimes to a psychologist.
Shawcross died in November 2008 while serving a life sentence for the murder of 11 women.
Josef Fritzl: Story of a Monster
This is a documentary about serial killer Josef Fritzl. He was arrested in April 2008 on suspicion of the serious crimes.This film examines his life and horrific crimes.
Fritzl kept his daughter, Elisabeth, locked in a basement for 24 years. He raped her repeatedly and fathered seven children with her.