Best Horror Movies of 2015

1.

Crimson Peak

5.4
6.5/10

In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and remembers.

Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, Tom Hiddleston, Charlie Hunnam, Jim Beaver
Directed by: Guillermo del Toro
Release date: 2015-10-13
2.

Goosebumps

5.2
6.3/10

After moving to a small town, Zach Cooper finds a silver lining when he meets next door neighbor Hannah, the daughter of bestselling Goosebumps series author R.L. Stine. When Zach unintentionally unleashes real monsters from their manuscripts and they begin to terrorize the town, it’s suddenly up to Stine, Zach and Hannah to get all of them back in the books where they belong.

Starring: Jack Black, Dylan Minnette, Odeya Rush, Amy Ryan, Ryan Lee
Directed by: Rob Letterman
Release date: 2015-08-05
3.

Insidious: Chapter 3

5.1
6.1/10

A twisted new tale of terror begins for a teenage girl and her family, predating the haunting of the Lambert family in the earlier movies and revealing more mysteries of the otherworldly realm The Further.

Starring: Stefanie Scott, Lin Shaye, Dermot Mulroney, Leigh Whannell, Angus Sampson
Directed by: Leigh Whannell
Release date: 2015-06-04
4.

Krampus

5.0
6.2/10

A horror comedy based on the ancient legend about a pagan creature who punishes children on Christmas.

Starring: Adam Scott, Toni Collette, Allison Tolman, David Koechner, Emjay Anthony
Directed by: Michael Dougherty
Release date: 2015-11-26
5.

Bone Tomahawk

5.0
7.1/10

During a shootout in a saloon, Sheriff Hunt injures a suspicious stranger. One of the villagers takes care of him in prison. One day they both disappear – only the spear of a cannibal tribe is found. Hunt and a few of his men go in search of the prisoner and his nurse.

Starring: Kurt Russell, Patrick Wilson, Matthew Fox, Richard Jenkins, Lili Simmons
Directed by: S. Craig Zahler
Release date: 2015-10-23
6.

Turbo Kid

4.9
6.7/10

In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, an orphaned teen must battle a ruthless warlord to save the girl of his dreams.

Starring: Munro Chambers, Laurence Leboeuf, Michael Ironside, Aaron Jeffery, Edwin Wright
Directed by: François Simard, Anouk Whissell, Yoann-Karl Whissell
Release date: 2015-08-14
7.

The Final Girls

4.7
6.6/10

A young woman grieving the loss of her mother, a famous scream queen from the 1980s, finds herself pulled into the world of her mom's most famous movie. Reunited, the women must fight off the film's maniacal killer.

Starring: Taissa Farmiga, Malin Ã…kerman, Nina Dobrev, Alexander Ludwig, Alia Shawkat
Directed by: Todd Strauss-Schulson
Release date: 2015-10-09
8.

Hidden

4.6
6.4/10

A family takes refuge in a fallout shelter to avoid a dangerous outbreak.

Starring: Alexander Skarsgård, Andrea Riseborough, Emily Alyn Lind, Heather Doerksen, William Ainscough
Directed by: Matt Duffer, Ross Duffer
Release date: 2015-09-15
9.

Regression

4.6
5.7/10

Minnesota, 1990. Detective Bruce Kenner investigates the case of young Angela, who accuses her father, John Gray, of an unspeakable crime. When John unexpectedly and without recollection admits guilt, renowned psychologist Dr. Raines is brought in to help him relive his memories and what they discover unmasks a horrifying nationwide mystery.

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Emma Watson, David Thewlis, Lothaire Bluteau, Dale Dickey
Directed by: Alejandro Amenábar
Release date: 2015-10-01
10.

Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse

4.6
6.3/10

Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put their scouting skills to the test to save mankind from the undead.

Starring: Tye Sheridan, Logan Miller, Joey Morgan, Sarah Dumont, David Koechner
Directed by: Christopher Landon
Release date: 2015-10-23
11.

Sinister 2

4.6
5.3/10

A young mother and her twin sons move into a rural house that's marked for death.

Starring: James Ransone, Shannyn Sossamon, Robert Daniel Sloan, Dartanian Sloan, Lea Coco
Directed by: Ciaran Foy
Release date: 2015-08-19
12.

Deathgasm

4.5
6.3/10

Two teenage boys unwittingly summon an ancient evil entity known as The Blind One by delving into black magic while trying to escape their mundane lives.

Starring: Milo Cawthorne, Kimberley Crossman, Sam Berkley, Delaney Tabron, Colin Moy
Directed by: Jason Lei Howden
Release date: 2015-08-28
13.

He Never Died

4.5
6.4/10

Jack is a solitary man with a mysterious past. His strange habits will soon become stranger when his past catches up with him.

Starring: Henry Rollins, Booboo Stewart, Kate Greenhouse, Jordan Todosey, David Richmond-Peck
Directed by: Jason Krawczyk
Release date: 2015-03-17
14.

Southbound

4.3
5.9/10

The film contains five stories set on desolate stretches of a desert highway. Two men on the run from their past, a band on its way to a gig, a man struggling to get home, a brother in search of his long-lost sister and a family on vacation are forced to confront their worst fears and darkest secrets in these interwoven tales.

Starring: Kate Beahan, Matt Bettinelli-Olpin, Susan Burke, Zoe Cooper, Gerald Downey
Directed by: Chad Villella, Justin Martinez, Roxanne Benjamin, David Bruckner, Patrick Horvath, Matt Bettinelli-Olpin, Tyler Gillett, Radio Silence
Release date: 2015-09-17
15.

Backcountry

4.2
6.0/10

A couple on a deep-wilderness hike become hopelessly lost within an aggressive black bear's territory.

Starring: Missy Peregrym, Jeff Roop, Eric Balfour, Nicholas Campbell
Directed by: Adam MacDonald
Release date: 2015-03-20
16.

Poltergeist

4.1
4.9/10

Legendary filmmaker Sam Raimi and director Gil Kenan reimagine and contemporize the classic tale about a family whose suburban home is invaded by angry spirits. When the terrifying apparitions escalate their attacks and take the youngest daughter, the family must come together to rescue her.

Starring: Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Saxon Sharbino, Kyle Catlett, Kennedi Clements
Directed by: Gil Kenan
Release date: 2015-05-20
17.

Extinction

4.1
5.8/10

And suddenly, overnight, the world came to a halt. Two men, two survivors, one kid, and hatred that separates them. A place forgotten by everyone, including the creatures that inhabit the Earth... until now.

Starring: Matthew Fox, Jeffrey Donovan, Quinn McColgan, Valeria Vereau, Clara Lago
Directed by: Miguel Ángel Vivas
Release date: 2015-08-07
18.

We Are Still Here

4.1
5.7/10

After the death of their college age son, Anne and Paul Sacchetti relocate to the snowswept New England hamlet of Aylesbury, a sleepy village where all is most certainly not as it seems. When strange sounds and eerie feelings convince Anne that her son's spirit is still with them, they invite an eccentric, New Age couple to help them get to the bottom of the mystery.

Starring: Barbara Crampton, Andrew Sensenig, Lisa Marie, Larry Fessenden, Monte Markham
Directed by: Ted Geoghegan
Release date: 2015-06-05
19.

The Hallow

4.0
5.7/10

A family who moved into a remote mill house in Ireland finds themselves in a fight for survival with demonic creatures living in the woods.

Starring: Joseph Mawle, Bojana Novaković, Michael McElhatton, Michael Smiley, Gary Lydon
Directed by: Corin Hardy
Release date: 2015-11-06
20.

Demonic

3.9
5.3/10

A police officer and a psychologist investigate the deaths of five people who were killed while trying to summon ghosts.

Starring: Maria Bello, Frank Grillo, Cody Horn, Dustin Milligan, Megan Park
Directed by: Will Canon
Release date: 2015-02-12

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