Netflix is the biggest online streaming service with many categories and genres. It will overwhelm the user if all of them were presented at once. So netflix uses algorithms to suggest content. However if you are savvy enough you can browse those hidden categories yourself using the below codes.

To use the secret codes just type http://www.netflix.com/browse/genre/XXXX and replace the XXXX with the codes. Alternatively you can directly use the links below.

Action & Adventure (1365)

Anime (7424)

Children & Family Movies (783)

Classic Movies (31574)

Comedies (6548)

Cult Movies (7627)

Documentaries (6839)

Dramas (5763)

Faith & Spirituality (26835)

Foreign Movies (7462)

Gay & Lesbian Movies (5977)

Horror Movies (8711)

Independent Movies (7077)

Music (1701)

Romantic Movies (8883)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy (1492)

Sports Movies (4370)

Thrillers (8933)

TV Shows (83)