Horror Movies Guaranteed to Scare You:
Want to watch something scary? Below listed are some of the best horror movies that are guaranteed to scare you. These freaky movies will surely haunt you. Watch these movies with your friends and enjoy.
1. The Exorcism of Emily Rose
‘The Exorcism of Emily Rose’ was released in the year 2003. The crime horror movie was directed by Scott Derrickson and its runtime is 2-hour and 2 min. The movie features Laura Linney, Tom Wilkinson, and Shohreh Aghdashloo. The story revolves around a young girl who is possessed by demons. The prosecutor argues that the girl suffered from schizophrenia whereas Moore’s defense lawyer has a different opinion and she believes that the girl is possessed. It’s a wonderful film.
There are some very interesting scenes in the movie which are just hard to forget. Some hard and complex issues are being told in such a subtle and creative manner that it will make you fall in love with the film. You must know that this movie is based on the real story of a girl. The story is being presented in a very wonderful manner that makes it worth a watch.
This movie was released in the year 1975. This drama mystery movie is directed by Steven Spielberg. The story is written by Peter Benchley and Carl Gottlieb. The runtime of the movie is 2 hour and 10 minutes. The story revolves around a police chief, a marine scientist and a fisherman who come into action after a white shark terrorizes the inhabitants of a quiet island, Amity. Honestly, I’ll never find a film as scary as Jaws. This movie will seriously shock you and scare you to the core. This movie has some really amazing scenes which will make you fall in love with it. It’s a must watch if you haven’t watched this movie already.
3. It Follows
This movie was released in the year 2015. This mystery thriller film was written and directed by David Robert Mitchell. The runtime of the movie is 1 hour 47 minutes. It features Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist, and Olivia Luccardi. The story is about a young woman who is followed by an unknown supernatural force after a sexual encounter with her boyfriend. It’s a beautifully shot film. It’s a movie to watch and enjoy. ‘It follows’ is definitely worth a watch and it is considered as one of the strongest movies of the year 2015.
4. The Descent
This movie was released in the year 2006. This thriller drama movie was directed and written by Neil Marshall. This movie features Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza, and Alex Reid. The story is about a caving expedition that goes horribly wrong, as the explorers become trapped and ultimately, they are pursued by a strange breed of predators who are after their life. It’s a movie that you will never forget! A movie full of scary scenes and horror. This film will guarantee to make you jump and scream. It’s a well-acted, written and a well-directed film.
5. The Shining
This movie was released in the year 1980. ‘The Shinning’ won many awards including Saturn Award for best DVD. This movie is based on Stephen King’s novel of the same name. This movie features Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, and Danny Lloyd. The runtime is 2 hour 26 minutes. In the movie, a family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil spiritual presence influences the father to indulge in violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and the future.
‘The Shining’ is considered one of the best horror movies of all times. It’s a complete masterpiece which will surely scare and haunt you. Right from the beginning, we can know that something is going to be wrong. The movie is shot brilliantly and the entire cast of the film has done an amazing job. It’s a must watch for all the ‘horror movie’ fans.
6. The Grudge
‘The Grudge’ was released in the year 2004. This mystery thriller movie was directed by Takashi Shimizu. The writers of the movie are Stephen Susco and Takashi Shimizu. Runtime of the movie is 1 hour and 36 minutes. If you really don’t find this movie scary then something is certainly not right with you. It’s a story about an American nurse who is living and working in Tokyo.
She is exposed to a mysterious supernatural curse, one that locks a person in a powerful rage before claiming their life and spreading to another victim. This movie is just as good as any other Japanese movie. After watching this movie, you will surely be terrified, shocked and scared. This movie is a complete masterpiece.
7. The Nightmare
This movie was released in the year 2015. This horror documentary film was directed by Rodney Ascher. This movie features Estrella Cristina, Siegfried Peters and Stephen Michael Joseph. The runtime of the movie is 1 hour and 31 minutes. It revolves around the life of eight people who have sleep paralysis, a condition which leaves them unable to move, speak or react.
It is a very creepy movie that will leave you stunned but it is an entertaining movie. The story and the scenes in the movie will surely haunt you in your dreams. It’s not a movie for weak hearted people. It’s an unbelievable movie with a good script and amazing direction. Watch this movie if you want to get scared.
8. The Exorcist
‘The Exorcist’ was released in the year 1973. The horror movie was directed by William Friedkin and runtime of the film is 2 hours 12 minutes. The movie features Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow, and Linda Blair. It’s a story about a teenage girl who is possessed by a mysterious entity and her mother, in order to save her daughter, seeks the help of two priests.
The Exorcist is like a never-ending war between the good and the evil. This movie is brilliant in every sense. The writing, performance and the horror scenes in the movie are unmatchable and are just so scary. It is undoubtedly the scariest movies of all time which make it worth a watch. it’s an incomparable masterpiece of a film.