This new adaptation comes from director Mike Flanagan Gerald's Game , and very loosely adapts the original tale into a generational saga of supernatural horror, as the Crain family tries to renovate the creepy estate and suffers terrible consequences. Mindhunter Depending on your definition of horror Mindhunter might not technically qualify, but it's certainly horror-adjacent. The only escape is passing the malicious force on through intercourse — an ethical quagmire. The Walking Dead The zombies took over the Earth. Unfortunately for all parties involved, Anna isn't really Anna, and her motivations go far beyond picking up a few dollars. The moody, retro-inspired horror film is a modern classic with an unsettling monster that our heroine must outsmart.
Where to watch it:Â Rent on Redbox; coming to Shudder in 2019 29. The Meg Release date: August 10 Cast: Jason Statham, Bingbing Li, Ruby Rose Director: Jon Turtletaub National Treasure Why it's great: It's not nearly as nasty as horror fans wanted, but heck, a giant shark flick is still a giant shark flick. The Shining 1980 Stephen King hates this psychotropic adaptation of his 1977 horror novel because director Stanley Kubrick took too many liberties. Is your autopsy not going according to plan? This was a simpler time, before seeing his name in trailers garnered skepticism. This is a pretty old-fashioned tale of a suspicious suicide and an allegedly haunted convent, but it's crafted with obvious care, not to mention affection for the horror matinee classics of the 1940s. Expertly directed by Barker himself, the movie has more than scares on its mind. This one earns points for being a lot more contemplative than most zombie flicks, which means it's more about the ideas than the carnage.
Its unpredictable twists and turns cast Kim Hye-ja, seen as the maternal archetype in Korea for her other roles in more family-centric titles, as a vengeful protectorate. It's true there are some seriously creepy bits but you'll be fine! The detail in question comes from the first Far From Home trailer, which features Happy Hogan Jon Favreau carrying a large check from the Stark Relief Foundation. Once the battle has begun, every scene is weighed down with the knowledge that only one can survive — and one wrong word or step will cause the situation to descend into violence. The terror is an unseen entity that trails teenagers like a post-coital disease. It's also funny and quite scary, so there's that. As directed by Marjane Satrapi Persepolis , The Voices tackles the nightmare of living inside a serial killer's mind, and being completely oblivious to just how mentally unstable you are. The Nightmare is actually a horror documentary that focuses on the experiences of eight different people who suffer from sleep paralysis.
Jong-Goo Kwak Do-won is a South Korean police officer called in to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in a small town. It's about a couple, played by Kate Bosworth and Thomas Jane, who adopts a kid Jacob Tremblay whose dreams become physically real while he sleeps. Ice Cube, Ice-T, Bill Paxton, and Bill Sadler. Horror films are some of the most popular movies in the industry today, both in terms of how many have been made and how many people go to see them. If you haven't watched it already, it's time you started. . It's a weird, unfamiliar landscape of beautiful flora and terrifying fauna defying explanation until the strange, indelible finale.
Luckily, Netflix has made sure to offer some of the best - and downright creepiest - movies in the genre. Set in Omaha, Nebraska, 1922 centers around a man named Wilf Thomas Jane who convinces his son to help murder his wife in order to keep her from moving away and selling their land. Bullet Head 2017 Remember the badass 1992 action flickÂ Trespass? Soon Lily starts to question if the unsettling things that are taking place in this house came straight from one of her patient's books. This subtitled South Korean film is one of the best horror releases in recent years, about a dad trying to protect his daughter while traveling to a safe zone as a zombie outbreak spreads through the country. More of a horror-thriller than a straight-played horror film, there is so much to love in this film by acclaimed filmmaker Jeremy Saulnier.
Children of the Corn 1984 This adaptation of Stephen King's horror short story is campy and light on production value, but hell, those kids. Plus, for bonus viscera-covered horror comedy, you could do a lot worse than Tucker and Dale Vs Evil, also on Netflix. Surely, no matter what awaits inside, what they are doing is wrong and they should suffer the consequences? After exhausting his worldly tools, he calls in Il-Gwang Hwang Jung-min , a shaman who suspects something more demonic in origin. When brought to a hazing ceremony for new students, Justine feels uncomfortable until running into her older sister Alexia, another student at the school, who shows her photos of students—including her parents—covered in blood. So let's take a look at the best scary new releases in horror on Netflix right now, including many of the top recent horror movies from 2018, 2017, 2016 and 2015, as well as many of the all-time greatest classics. You can sense when something terrible is about to happen and yet you have to see what it is.
Onboard the train, you'll find a colorful collection of amusing disaster movie archetypes, from a gruff bully and his pregnant wife to a teenage girl with a crush on a hunky baseball player, and Yeon Sang-Ho, in his debut, does a very nice job of ramping up the zombie insanity at frequent and regular intervals. Reeves doesn't even try to give John Constantine his British accent, but if you can get past the minor inconsistencies with the comic, Constantine is a stylish, intense and effective horror noir. The Nun Release date: September 7 Cast: Taissa Farmiga, Demian Bichir, Bonnie Aarons Director: Corin Hardy The Hallow Why it's great: You don't really expect all that much from a spinoff of a sequel, but you can always expect some degree of quality when James Wan's name is on the poster. The later seasons lose steam, but when Dexter was great, it was one of the best shows on television. Set in the Australian outback, Freeman is a father trying to find someone to protect his child in the middle of a zombie apocalypse. As Thomas tries to infiltrate the cult, he finds himself haunted by his past, with the island claiming to reject the corruption of mainline society that Thomas happens to represent.
The two characters lock themselves in an isolated house for months performing repetitive, traumatic rituals. Note: This article is frequently amended to remove films no longer on Netflix, and to include more horror films that are now available on the service. Like puzzle box or Overlook Hotel, Netflix offers users a wide-ranging doorway to horror - especially with the that Netflix has been producing over the past few years. Robert Eggers directs Anya Taylor-Joy in this brooding horror film about a young girl whose family is ousted from their Puritan New England village. Â Where to watch it:Â Rent on Amazon, iTunes, etc. For a movie composed of so many familiar parts, The Domestics comes off as a surprisingly novel approach to full-bore mayhem. As in The Road, the traveling pair encounter a handful of helpful and ignoble survivors, all looking for a way out of the living nightmare.