Horror movies about the lake

List of the best horror movies about the lake, selected by visitors to our site: Eden Lake, Neverlake, Zombeavers, 247°F, Lake Bodom, Dead of Summer, Piranha 3DD, Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter, What Keeps You Alive, Sleepaway Camp.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersTeens, Difficult teens, Newlyweds, Lovers
PlotSurvival, Revenge, Fear, Chase, Rest
PlaceForest, Beach, Lake
StyleTo cry, Heavy, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. Rowdiness quickly turns to rage as the teens terrorize the couple in unimaginable ways, and a weekend outing becomes a bloody battle for survival.

Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, drama, detective
PlotObsession, Death, Supernatural, Mystery, Ghosts
PlaceItaly, Lake
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

On a trip home to visit her father, Jenny is thrown into a world of mystery, horror and legend when she is called upon by 3000 year old spirits of the Neverlake to help return their lost artifacts and save the lives of missing children.

Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, comedy
CharactersZombie, Dogs, Teens, Animals, Monsters
PlotSurvival, Travel, Passion, Death, Killer animals

College friends find their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin.

Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryGeorgia, USA
CharactersDogs, Police, Friends
PlotOn real events, Survival, Disasters, Friendship, Water
PlaceForest, Party, Lake
StyleHeavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

Four friends travel to a lakeside cabin for a carefree weekend, the fun turns into a nightmare when 3 of them end up locked in a hot sauna. Every minute counts and every degree matters as they fight for their lives in the heat up to 247°F.

Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryFinland, New Zealand, Estonia
CharactersManiacs, Teens, Tourists
PlotOn real events, Revenge, Jealousy, Swimming
PlaceForest, Lake
StyleHeavy, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing

Every camper’s worst nightmare came true at Lake Bodom in 1960 when four teenagers were stabbed to death while sleeping in their tent. As the years passed and the case grew cold, the unsolved mystery turned into an urban legend, a creepy campfire story passed from generation to generation. Now, a group of teenagers arrives at the same campsite, hoping to solve the murder by reconstructing it minute by minute. As night falls, it turns out that not all of them are there to play. Tonight… it’s girls against boys. Let the killing games begin.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
PlotInvestigation, Ghosts, Self-sacrifice
PlaceNature, Forest, Party, Summer camp, Lake
StylePsychological problems, Action, Twisted plot, Heavy, Depressive

Set in the late 1980s, school is out for the summer, and a sun-drenched season of firsts beckons the counselors at Camp Clearwater, a seemingly idyllic Midwestern summer camp, including first loves, first kisses – and first kills. Clearwater’s dark, ancient mythology awakens, and what was supposed to be a summer of fun soon turns into one of unforgettable scares and evil at every turn.

Markimdb: 3.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy, comedy, melodrama
CountryUSA, Japan
PlotSurvival, Death, Fear
PlaceOcean, Party, Beach, Lake, USA
StyleTense, Black humor, Thrash

After the events at Lake Victoria, the prehistoric school of blood-thirsty piranhas make their way into swimming pools, plumbing, and a newly opened water park.

Markimdb: 6
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CharactersManiacs, Teens, Serial killers, Killers
PlotRevenge, Mystery, Death, Ghosts, Growing up
PlaceForest, Summer camp, Lake
StyleTwisted plot, Heavy, Explicit scenes, Serious, Disturbing

After the Crystal Lake Massacres, Jason is pronounced dead and taken to the hospital morgue, where he is mysteriously revived, allowing his diabolical killing spree to continue at the camp where the gruesome slaughtering began. But this time, in addition to terrified teenagers, he meets a young boy named Tommy who has a special talent for horror masks and make up, leading up to a horrifying, bloody battle! Has Jason finally met his match?

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersLesbians, Serial killers, Killers, Bears
PlaceMountains, Forest, Lake, Canada
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense

Majestic mountains, a still lake and venomous betrayals engulf a female married couple attempting to celebrate their one-year anniversary.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy
CharactersTeens, Serial killers, Killers, Fathers
PlotRevenge, Death, Supernatural, Mental disorders, Rivalry
PlaceSummer camp, Lake
StyleUnexpected ending, Heavy, Disturbing

Slightly disturbed and painfully shy Angela Baker is sent away to summer camp with her cousin. Not long after Angela's arrival, things start to go horribly wrong for anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions.

Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, drama
CharactersWitch, Teens, Friends
PlotLove, Adventure, Relationship, Mystery, Mystery
PlaceVillage, Ships, Russia, Forest, Lake
StyleExciting, Action, Heavy, Tense, For men

Strange and scary things start to happen after three young people spend a night on abandoned ship.

Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Blonde girls, Family, Sisters
PlotSurvival, Dolls, Vacation, Fear
PlaceIslands, Forest, Lake
TimeDark ones
StyleTense, Disturbing

On vacation at a remote lake house, a mother and her two young daughters must fight for survival after falling into a terrifying and bizarre nightmare conceived by a psychopath.

Markimdb: 3.4
Genrehorror, action, thriller, drama, adventure, crime
CharactersSharks, Sheriffs
PlaceBeach, Lake
StyleTense, Serious, Disturbing

Meredith Hendricks happens to be the best cop in her quiet town on Lake Tahoe. When a black-market exotic species dealer named Clint is paroled from prison, something he let loose begins to make its presence known. Swimmers and land-lovers alike begin to become part of the food chain at an unbelievable rate. Meredith and her team discover that they're not just hunting one eating machine, but a whole family of them. Not everyone will make it out alive, but those who do will never forget this summer at Shark Lake.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy
CharactersZombie, Teens
PlotRevenge, Supernatural, Chase, Pads, Rivalry
StyleFancy, Black humor, Serious, Disturbing

EC Comics-inspired weirdness returns with three tales. In the first, a wooden statue of a Native American comes to life...to exact vengeance on the murderer of his elderly owners. In the second, four teens are stranded on a raft on a lake with a blob that is hungry. And in the third, a hit and run woman is terrorized by the hitchhiker she accidentally killed...or did she really kill him?

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersSerial killers, Wolves
PlotObsession, Pursuit, Cancer, Excavations, Cheating
PlaceMountains, Forest, Lake
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Atmospheric, Disturbing

Looking for work, Aaron comes across a cryptic online ad: “$1,000 for the day. Filming service. Discretion is appreciated.” Low on cash and full of naiveté, he decides to go for it. He drives to a cabin in a remote mountain town where he meets Josef, his cinematic subject for the day. Josef is sincere and the project seems heartfelt, so Aaron begins to film. But as the day goes on, it becomes clear that Josef is not who he says, and his intentions are not at all pure.

Markimdb: 3.2
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA, Bulgaria
CharactersMonsters, Crocodiles, Blonde girls, Snake, Sheriffs
PlotSurvival, Cars, Killer animals, Experiments, Rivalry
PlaceAircraft, Forest, Lake, USA
StyleSerious, For men, Disturbing

A giant alligator goes head to head with a giant Anaconda. The town sheriff must find a way to destroy the two monsters before they kill the whole town.

Markimdb: 2.9
CountryUSA, Ukraine
CharactersMonsters, Students, Tourists
PlaceForest, Ukraine, Lake
StyleExciting, Disturbing

Famous lake in Carpathian mountains -- lake Synevir -- is known for its rich history throughout the hundreds of years as a place of mystical unexplained events. There is a group of students who decided to spend a weekend at the lake. They did not believe in those stories about lake Synevir and the strange creatures around it. Too bad for them....

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama
CharactersZombie, Teens
PlotSurvival, Loneliness, Pursuit, Viruses
PlaceForest, Lake, New York
TimePost apocalypse
StyleExciting, Heavy, Disturbing

After a terrible virus ravages human civilization, Ann finds herself living alone in a forest, foraging for supplies, and accompanied only by a radio that broadcasts a single transmission in French. Few animals even remain; the only survivors seem to be the roving hordes of infected creatures with a taste for human flesh. One fateful day, Ann crosses paths with two more survivors, Chris and Olivia. But after surviving on her own for so long, she struggles to relate to them and and their desire to settle down and start a new community.

Markimdb: 3.1
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CharactersAliens, Sisters
PlotAlien invasion, Supernatural, Experiments
PlaceForest, Lake, USA
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Serious, Disturbing

Abby and Rebecca Powell haven't seen each other since a traumatic event in their youth ripped them apart. Reunited for the first time in over a decade, the sisters take a trip to spread their mother's ashes at a secluded lake. As the sisters reconnect and try to heal old wounds, something waits in the nearby woods. A strange object, made not by the hands of man, beckons them to it. As they begin to try and unlock its secrets, Abby is plagued by nightmares of an alien presence that seem all too real. Little do the sisters realize that this object is actually a device, one with a purpose too horrible to comprehend. As the events of the past and the present begin to merge, new discoveries will threaten to tear apart their newly reformed family, and the inhuman creators of the device will attempt to finish a terrible experiment begun years before.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrehorror, fantastic
PlotUFO, Mystery, Supernatural, Teleportation, Baseball
PlaceMoon, Lake, USA
StyleFascinating, Tense, Disturbing

Two brothers return to the cult they fled from years ago to discover that the group's beliefs may be more sane than they once thought.

Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, drama
PlotSupernatural, Pursuit, Depression, Vacation
PlaceHospitals, India, Lake, Small cities
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense

A new girl in a quiet town, Tess tries to manage her psychosis while adjusting to her new life with her mom. After stumbling upon the shrine of Lucy, a hit and run victim, Tess finds herself overwhelmed by hallucinations of the dead girl and starts to question her sanity again. When the spirit possesses Tess’s mind and soul, mother and daughter are at a loss for where to turn next for salvation: religion or medicine? Both institutions have failed them to date but faith leads them to the house of Sarah, Lucy’s mother, who has been despondent since the accident. All together with time working against them, Sarah is desperate to believe that Lucy is still alive in Tess but neither parent wants to give up on their daughter. Now that she understands what is happening to her, ultimately Tess must decide whether she wants to keep fighting or succumb to her affliction.

Markimdb: 7
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryNorway, France, Denmark, Sweden
CharactersLesbians, Snake, Family, Students, Fathers
PlotRelationship, Loneliness, Religious, Telekinesis, Snow
PlaceNorway, Lake
StylePsychological problems, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

A college student starts to experience extreme seizures while studying at a university in Oslo, Norway. She soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable, and often dangerous, supernatural abilities.

Markimdb: 4.1
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CountryItaly, France, United Kingdom, USA, Brazil
CharactersModels, Fish
PlotRobbery, Death, Water, Treasures, Diving
PlaceJungle, Helicopters, Lake
StyleUnexpected ending

Jewel thieves attempt to recover treasure from piranha infested waters. Mistrust and betrayals happen amongst the gang in the quest for gold.

Markimdb: 6.2
CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom
CharactersDemons, Angels, Mothers
PlotAbduction, Revenge, Mystery, Supernatural, Religious
PlaceLake, Mansions, Country houses
StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing

A determined young woman and a damaged occultist risk their lives and souls to perform a dangerous ritual that will grant them what they want.

Markimdb: 5.1
Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryRepublic of Ireland
CharactersTwins, Soldier, Poor, Veterans
PlotWater, Supernatural, Witchcraft, Fate, Curses
PlaceIreland, Lake, Mansions
StyleTense, Depressive, Gothic, Disturbing

1920, rural Ireland. Anglo-Irish twins Rachel and Edward share a strange existence in their crumbling family estate. Each night, the property becomes the domain of a sinister presence (The Lodgers) which enforces three rules upon the twins: they must be in bed by midnight; they may not permit an outsider past the threshold; and if one attempts to escape, the life of the other is placed in jeopardy. When troubled war veteran Sean returns to the nearby village, he is immediately drawn to the mysterious Rachel, who in turn begins to break the rules set out by The Lodgers. The consequences pull Rachel into a deadly confrontation with her brother - and with the curse that haunts them.

Markimdb: 3.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, comedy
PlaceLake, USA, Small cities
StyleSerious, Disturbing

After chomping through the fish population, thousands of starved lampreys begin attacking the citizens of a sleepy lake town, and the community scrambles to stay alive.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror, comedy
PlotWeapon, Ghosts
PlaceParty, Lake

In the wake of two back-to-back mass murders on Chico's frat row, loner Brent Chirino must infiltrate the ranks of a popular fraternity to investigate his twin brother's murder at the hands of the serial killer known as "Motherface."

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, adventure, detective
CharactersTeens, Monsters, Friends, Fish
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Ghosts
PlaceOcean, Lake
StyleSerious, Disturbing

A crew of coal miners becomes trapped 600 feet below ground after a disastrous collapse. As the air grows more toxic and time runs out, they slowly descend into madness and begin to turn on one another. Inspired by true events.

Markimdb: 4.4
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, detective
CharactersSerial killers, Sisters
PlotRevenge, Death, Supernatural, Inheritance, Ghosts
PlaceCastle, Lake, Mansions, Estate
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

A vengeful ghost, a mysterious killer, and a family where everyone has a secret converge in one night of terror in this remake of Francis Ford Coppola's first feature film.

Markimdb: 3.2
Genrehorror, fantasy

A man haunted by the mysterious death of his 4-year-old sister brings her back to life thirty years later as an adult woman, with dire consequences.