Scary horror movies

List of the best horror movies selected by visitors to our site: Channel Zero, Lift to Hell, On Air, Laxmii, Mutant Girls Squad, Insidious, Santa Clarita Diet, Thelma, Hold Your Breath, Hell House LLC 3: Lake of Fire.

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

Channel Zero (2016)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
CharactersMonsters, Psychologists
PlotSupernatural, Supernatural, Missing people
PlaceSmall cities
StyleTense, Depressive

A horror anthology series inspired by “Creepypasta” online tales.

Lift to Hell (2013)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrehorror, drama, detective
CharactersDoctors, Police, Surgeons, Nurses
PlotInvestigation, Mystery, Death, Supernatural, Mystery
PlaceChina, Hospitals

A killing spree takes place in a northern China's hospital, an old elevator goes to the 18th floor - underground.

On Air (2012)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers

Horror involving a serial-killer toying with a Pirate Radio DJ

Laxmii (2020)
Markimdb: 2.4
Genrehorror, action, comedy
PlotObsession, Loneliness, Ghosts
StyleTo cry, Gothic

Aasif's belief in logic and science shatters when he gets possessed by a transgender's ghost.

Mutant Girls Squad (2010)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, comedy

Rin a young high school student is your everyday awkward girl who gets bullied by her fellow students. On her 16th birthday, Rin gets an unexpected surprise: she finds out that she is, on her father's side, a half-mutant.

Insidious (2010)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA, Canada
PlotMystery, Supernatural, Life after death, Ghosts, Fear
PlaceParallel worlds

A family discovers that dark spirits have invaded their home after their son inexplicably falls into an endless sleep. When they reach out to a professional for help, they learn things are a lot more personal than they thought.

Santa Clarita Diet (2017)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrehorror, comedy
CharactersZombie, Doctors, Cannibals, Family, Friends
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceHospitals, USA

They're ordinary husband and wife realtors until she undergoes a dramatic change that sends them down a road of death and destruction. In a good way.

Thelma (2017)
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.

Hold Your Breath (2012)
Markimdb: 3.3
Genrehorror, thriller
PlotSupernatural, Ghosts
PlacePrison, Cemetery, USA
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Serious

There is an old wives tale that you should hold your breath when passing by a cemetery because an evil spirit rejected by both heaven and hell can get inside of you when you inhale. Somewhere in a carload of college kids on holiday doesn't follow the rules when driving by a graveyard, allowing a spirit of a recently executed serial killer to get inside him/her to begin a killing spree of body-jumping carnage.

Hell House LLC 3: Lake of Fire (2019)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, detective

Set one year after the events of Hell House LLC II, the hotel is on the verge of being torn down when it is purchased by billionaire Russell Wynn as the new home for his popular interactive show, Insomnia. He invites journalist Venessa Sheppard and her crew to record everything happening inside the hotel leading up to the performance - but they soon encounter a more nefarious plot, one that threatens to unleash a veritable hell on earth.

10 more movies
The Healing (2012)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, thriller, detective

A community rushes to a faith healer after learning that one of them was miraculously healed from a deadly disease by the same person. They are torn apart afterwards as the healing brings them a terrible curse that wreaks harm and death.

The Dead and the Damned (2011)
Markimdb: 3.1
Genrehorror, action, thriller
CharactersZombie, Mutant, Cowboys, Heroes
PlotApocalypse, Supernatural, Viruses
PlaceWild West
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

A meteor lands in Jamestown California in 1849 during the gold rush. It is found by miners who release it's spoors which turn the population into blood thirsty mutants.

House of Demons (2018)
Markimdb: 3.3
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama
PlotTime travel, Supernatural
StyleTense, Depressive

Four estranged friends reunite and spend the night in a remote country house that was once home to a Manson Family like cult. As the night goes on, the strange rituals in the house's past open connections between the past, the present and the subconscious, forcing all the characters to confront their deepest secrets and darkest demons, or be destroyed by them.

Devil's Whisper (2017)
Markimdb: 4.2
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA, Indonesia
CharactersDemons, Priests
PlotDeath, Supernatural, Curses, Ghosts, Fear
TimeDark ones
StyleTense, Creepy, Depressive, Serious, Disturbing

Devil's Whisper is a supernatural horror film about demonic possession but at its core it's a psychological thriller about repressed memories, childhood trauma and the cycle of abuse.

Freehold (2017)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy
CountryUnited Kingdom

An oily, amoral estate agent is preyed upon by one of his victims, who quietly moves into his flat and, unseen, begins a deliciously malicious campaign of revenge.

The Witch in the Window (2018)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror, drama
PlotDeath, Supernatural, Curses, Ghosts, Fear
TimeDark ones
StylePsychological problems, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

When Simon brings his twelve year-old son, Finn, to rural Vermont to help flip an old farmhouse, they encounter the malicious spirit of Lydia, a previous owner. And now with every repair they make - she's getting stronger.

Asylum (2014)
Markimdb: 2.6
Genrehorror, comedy

A veteran hostage negotiator's next call leads him to an overrun insane asylum. He soon finds that dark forces are pushing the patients to commit atrocities, and he may be the only one that can stop them.

Tulpa - Demon of Desire (2012)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrehorror, thriller

Lisa Boeri is at the top of her corporate career. At night she frequents the notorious Club Tulpa, owned by a mysterious Tibetan guru. Unshackled from repression and guilt, Lisa will do anything with any stranger to attain a higher consciousness. However, when her lovers start getting murdered in shocking ways, Lisa can’t go to the police because the scandal would impact her day job. Foolishly she tries to unmask the assassin herself, with truly nightmarish consequences.

Doppel (2019)
Markimdb: 4.5

An innocent video becomes documentation of a tragedy as Kevin and Vickie approach the anniversary of their son’s suicide and discover a horrifying truth – Kevin’s grief has invited something evil into their home.

Hellboy (2019)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, fantasy, adventure
CharactersSuperhero, Witch, Monsters, Demons, Wizards
PlotSupernatural, Sects

Hellboy comes to England, where he must defeat Nimue, Merlin's consort and the Blood Queen. But their battle will bring about the end of the world, a fate he desperately tries to turn away.