- The codes allow you to access thousands of sub-genres on streaming service
- All you have to do is change the number on the end of the ‘genre’ URL
- Niche categoriess include Feel-good movies starring Elvis Presley and Korean Crime Thrillers
Hours can be wasted browsing through Netflix’s collection of movies and television shows.
But if you know the kind of thing you’d like to watch, a secret list of codes can help you unlock dozens of hidden categories – no matter how niche your taste.
Dedicated sites have compiled lists of the codes – which simply need to been changed at the end of the website URL to access the various genres and sub-genres.
A secret list of Netflix codes allows you to unlock dozens of hidden TV and movie categories
Dedicated sites have compiled lists of the codes – which simply need to been changed at the end of the website URL to access the various genres and sub-genres
There are the usual categories with mass appeal – from Romantic Comedies (5475) and Political Dramas (6616) to Baseball Movies (12339) and Crime Documentaries (9875).
If your tastes are a little more specific, you can search for 29th century Period Pieces starring Meryl Streep (74188) or Zombie Horror Movies (75405) using the extended list.
Here’s where you can find the weird, wonderful and extremely specific categories in Netflix’s vast catalogue.
They range from Feel-Good Movies starring Elvis Presley (58) and Witty Detective Movies (2346) to Korean Crime Thrillers (434) and Understated Independent Political Dramas (3118).
The codes range from popular categories including Film Noir and Romantic Comedies to very specific niche categories, such as Korean Crime Thrillers
WATCH WHAT YOU REALLY WANT: NETFLIX SECRET GENRE CODES
To access the secret codes, simply put the code at the end of www.netflix.com/browse/genre/
View the extended list here
Asian Action Movies (77232)
Spy Action & Adventure (10702)
Adult Animation (11881)
Anime Sci-Fi (2729)
Biographical Documentaries (3652)
Baseball Movies (12339)
Classic Comedies (31694)
Classic Westerns (47465)
Classic War Movies (48744)
Romantic Comedies (5475)
B-Horror Movies (8195)
Cult Comedies (9434)
Feel-good Education & Guidance starring The Muppets (4699)
Suspenseful Time Travel Movies (2778)
Visually-striking Witty Movies (1954)
Crime Documentaries (9875)
Courtroom Dramas (528582748)
Political Dramas (6616)
Foreign Sci-Fi & Fantasy (6485)
French Movies (58807)
British Movies (10757)
Slasher and Serial Killer Movies (8646)
Zombie Horror Movies (75405)
Sci-Fi Adventure (6926)
Soccer Movies (12549)
British TV Shows (52117)
Understated African-American Movies (4141)
Witty Detective Movies (2346)
Steamy Satires (4825)