23 of the most interesting secret categories on Netflix and how to find them


Netflix has an insane amount of content, but it's not always easy to find what you want.

The categories Netflix gives you access to are broad, which is made even more frustrating by the knowledge that Netflix itself splits movies and TV shows into incredibly specific micro-categories.

Luckily it's pretty easy to access those ultra-specific categories. Every one is tagged with a number (for example, the "Epics" is category is 52858). And once you have that code, to get a comprehensive list, all you to do is just type it into your address bar after the word "genre," like this:



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We decided to look through the list of secret Netflix genres to find you 23 of the most interesting ones. The ones we chose are a mixture of awesome, random, and just plain weird. And scroll to the bottom for a more comprehensive list: