As Halloween season begins, you need a bunch of scary dreadful amusements to spend those gloomy October nights with your friends. Just for you, we have prepared a list of movies best-suitable for such moments. Prepare yourself to fully enjoy the creepy Halloween themed movies with your friends! The holiday spirit is guaranteed.
Hope, You Are Prepared to Enter the World of Horror
- High Tension
If you are fed up with movies about goblins and ghouls, it is surely a must-watch film for you. Prepare yourself for the endless violence and gore, which are the main attributes here. The movie itself is an excellent example of a classic horror story. According to Ander Hernandez, you have to be prepared to see the fragility of human psychology, not only of the characters one but yours as well.
What adds a unique flavor to the story is that the main character is completely unable to hear. However, the escape can be successful only if you are good at using all of your God-given senses. Believe, you will scream out of excitement when you and your friends realize it. Isn’t it breathtakingly fearsome to be chased without the ability to hear your stalker? Amusement is guaranteed.
- The Babadook
While watching this, be sure you have your roommates by your side as in a blink, you may realize, you do not want to look on the screen anymore. No, not because of the bad quality of the work, the movie is a masterpiece. Just because of the incredibly realistic effects.
- Amityville Horror
You have to secure a special room in your heart for this movie as it will surely become one of your favorites after watching. Although it first saw the world in the remote 1979, the effects are far from looking artificial. Without further hesitation, go and check that good old haunted house scary movie. It is a true hair-raiser.
- The Descent
Setting a dreadful tone with the first car-crash scene, the movie invites you to a horror you have never imagined. Have you ever been afraid of darkness? No? What if there is someone or something other than you in this darkness as well? If your answer is still negative, this movie will prove you wrong. The thrill it gives doesn’t leave through the whole masterpiece.
- Paranormal Activity 3
Some say it is the scariest movie ever, others just pray it has ended. With the tension growing with every new scene, you will enjoy the marvelous world of paranormal spiritual activity terrorizing the house. The movie will leave you breathless, for an hour and a half at least.
This movie will definitely keep you on the edge of your seat. Despite the acting being sometimes cheesy, this is one of the movies in this genre that will make you think of it again and again. Scariness, suspense, and other horror movie traits are preserved in fine fashion. Oh, and there are demons as well.
- The Conjuring
If you are tired of horror movies that look like scary fairy tales, this one is for such sophisticated viewers as you. The Conjuring will make you believe that everything in this world is real. It is a high-quality scary movie that will make your heart pound out of your chest. Unbelievably truthful acting, gloomy scenery – it is really hard to find a flaw in this engaging masterpiece.
- Halloween (Rob Zombie Remake)
It is a psychotic, bloody, dark film. It is a serial killer movie at its best. You may watch the original version as well yet this remake deserves undivided attention.
- Lights Out
Shadows can be scary. Especially, when there’s a monster turning the lights off all the time. You will be getting scary every time you see a silhouette in this gloomy house.
- Woman in Black
That’s definitely an “A plus.” As you will probably not see this in a theatre, you are quite lucky as there’s a film version. If you are a fan of unconventional and twisted yet thrilling plots, this one is for you. It should be also mentioned that Daniel Radcliffe is amazing here.
- Insidious 2
The second part is not simply better, it is the scariest one. There are shapeless demon-like creatures, possessed people. What can be more petrifying?
- Hard Candy
Have been enjoying yourself so far? Here is another one, super realistic psycho killer movie, with incredible Ellen Page starring.
- Shutter Island
One of the scariest facts is that the movie is based on a true story. The movie is a psychological terror with parts of a fantasy, starring DiCaprio, who makes this movie stunning with his disturbed character.
This one can win a title of the most twisted horror movies in history. Perfect character interaction together with the effects makes this movie a really thoughtful horror.
- The Shining
The movie puts you on the edge, and not only on the edge of your seat. As it is a Stephen King classic, the music, context, and characters will show you that fear is real.
- The Silence of the Lambs
A perfect thriller for a company that is fond of murders and mystery. Hannibal Lecter is one of the most sophisticated and mysterious killers on earth. Together with a genius mind, the main character will make you question what is going to happen next.
If you are a science-fiction fan or any of your friends is, prepare popcorn. You will be really surprised. This one will surely make you freeze. With the setting being in space, you will be scared of the fact, that there is nowhere to run when you are trapped there. If you were not claustrophobic so far, this movie will turn you into a one.
- Texas Chainsaw Massacre
It’s a different kind of fear, different type of vibe. The atmosphere is so intense and the Leatherface is so creepy that your anxiety will grow with the first glimpse.
- It (Original)
We are all afraid of clowns now, because of Stephen King. If you are not, you are highly recommended to watch the original version of “It.” Pennywise will make you doubt your decision.
First of all, this one is not an American. French people can make scary movies too. This is a movie quite suitable for college students as it depicts the academic life at its fullest. However, don’t think that it is a future exam week that puts this movie in a horror genre. There are some rabbit kidneys swallowed as well. Indeed, college is quite a scary place.
Those are the best Halloween movies so far. Now you are fully prepared for a Halloween movies family race.