Netflix Secret Codes: How To Unlock Netflix Hidden Categories

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Do you often scroll endlessly trying to find the perfect movie to watch on Netflix? Well, you are not alone. We all spend endless hours trying to find the perfect movie for whatever mood we are in.

You must have probably heard that Netflix has secret genre codes rounding up some of the best niches in movies and TV. According to Netflix, these secret category codes, dates back to the earliest days of the company when Netflix was still in its DVDs-only phase. The codes have now already tops 36,000 (yes, really!) and is always growing, a treat for fans who either know exactly what they want to watch or want to try something entirely new.

These category codes are way better than what you’ll find while endlessly scrolling through the app. To use the feature, all you have to do is type “” into your browser, and you’ll go straight to the secret list for that category.

The categories are super honest and focused on the vibe you’re looking for, with titles like “90-Minute Movies,” “Spicy Romance,” “Small-Town Charm” and “Take A Trip Around The World.”

Here are some of the coolest secret categories on Netflix to suit any mood.

Spooky Netflix movies and shows

In the mood for something creepy, or just planning a Halloween watch party?

Consider giving these codes a try.

Cozy Netflix movies and shows

For when you just want to feel good and comfy.

Short Netflix movies and shows

Sometimes you want to watch a good movie but you don’t want to commit to two-plus hours if it’s not going to be good.

Crime and thrillers on Netflix

Whether you’re into true crime stories, fictional detectives or real-life scammers, there’s a category here for you.

  • Relentless Crime Thrillers81226732
  • Schemers & Scammers81493295
  • Binge-Worthy British Crime TV Shows1192582
  • 90-Minute Thrillers81466222

Romance shows and movies on Netflix

Perfect for a date night!

Still want more? Check out these exhaustive lists of 266 category codes.

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Action & adventure1365


Children & family movies783

Christmas 🎄

Classic Movies31574




Foreign movies78367

Horror movies8711

Independent movies7077




Romantic movies 8883

Sci – Fi & Fantasy 1492

Sports movies4370

TV Show83

Teen TV shows 60951


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