Are you searching for the Perfect Scary Movie to Watch on this year Halloween? Explore these 10 Best Horror Movies of All Time and get into the Halloween spirit by trying watching at least one of these them.
10 Scary Movies to Watch on Halloween
Ghosts, haunted homes, murders, blood, and screaming all tend to be common themes in Halloween. Therefore, we have gathered a list of Top 10 Movies to watch on Halloween this year that capture every element of it.
So, Sit back, get a slice of pizza, ignore the evil monster standing ominously at the end of your driveway and pop in one of these classic Halloween flicks for a spooky night in.
10. It Follows
It Follows is a 2014 American supernatural psychological horror movie written and directed by David Robert Mitchell.
The plot follows a girl pursued by a supernatural entity after a sexual encounter.
9. The Shining
The movie is based on Stephen King’s 1977 novel The Shining and is now widely regarded as one of the greatest horror movies ever made.
8. The Cabin in the Woods
The plot follows a group of college students who retreat to a remote forest cabin where they fall victim to backwoods zombies and the two technicians who manipulate the ongoing events from an underground facility.
The film premiered on March 9, 2012, and was released in the United States on April 13, 2012, grossing over $66 million worldwide.
7. Scary Movie
Scary Movie is a 2000 American horror comedy movie directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans.
The film was a box office success, grossing $278 million worldwide from a $19 million budget.
6. The Conjuring
The Conjuring is a 2013 American supernatural horror movie directed by James Wan and written by Chad Hayes and Carey Hayes.
The Conjuring was released in the United States and Canada on July 19, 2013, and was one of the highest-grossing horror movies of all time.
A sequel, The Conjuring 2 Annabelle, was released in 2014, also to critical and huge commercial success.
Hannibal grossed $58 million (U.S.) in its opening weekend.
Signs is a 2002 American science fiction thriller movie written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan.
The plot follows along a story focuses on a former Episcopal priest named Graham Hess, played by Mel Gibson, who discovers a series of crop circles in his cornfield.
The film was nominated for multiple awards, including Online Film Critics Society, The Empire Awards and from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.
3. The Exorcist
The Exorcist is a 1973 American supernatural horror movie and dubbed by many to be the scariest movie of all time.
It became one of the highest-grossing films in history, grossing over $441 million worldwide in the aftermath of various re-releases, and was the first horror movie to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture.
2. It Comes at Night
Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his wife and son. Then a desperate young family arrives seeking refuge.
1. The Sixth Sense
The film tells the story of Cole Sear (Haley Joel Osment), a troubled, isolated boy who is able to see and talk to the dead, and an equally troubled child psychologist named Malcolm Crowe (Bruce Willis) who tries to help him.
The film was the second-highest-grossing film of 1999 (behind Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace), grossing about $293 million domestically and $672 million worldwide.
The film was nominated for six Academy Awards.