With Halloween falling on a Thursday this year, more than a few of us will be spending the night at home rather than partying it up on the town. Of course, it wouldn't be All Hallow's Eve without a couple good horror flicks to keep yourself occupied, and we're here to help you sort through the Netflix clutter with a few Instant Watch recommendations to set the perfect spooky mood. Check out the full list in the gallery below.

A former contributor to sites including MTV's The Backlot and Bloody-Disgusting, Chris Eggertsen worked in film development before indulging his love of pop culture writing full time. He specializes in horror, the intersection of social issues and entertainment and Howard Stern. He's on Twitter @HitFixChris.