Best Horror Movies of 2017

1.

Get Out

6.4

Chris and his girlfriend Rose go upstate to visit her parents for the weekend. At first, Chris reads the family's overly accommodating behavior as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter's interracial relationship, but as the weekend progresses, a series of increasingly disturbing discoveries lead him to a truth that he never could have imagined.

Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford, Catherine Keener, Caleb Landry Jones
Directed by: Jordan Peele
Release date: 2017-02-24
2.

It

6.2

In a small town in Maine, seven children known as The Losers Club come face to face with life problems, bullies and a monster that takes the shape of a clown called Pennywise.

Starring: Bill Skarsgård, Jaeden Lieberher, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard, Jack Dylan Grazer
Directed by: Andy Muschietti
Release date: 2017-09-06
3.

Split

6.0

Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant Casey, Kevin reaches a war for survival among all of those contained within him — as well as everyone around him — as the walls between his compartments shatter apart.

Starring: James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley, Haley Lu Richardson, Jessica Sula
Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan
Release date: 2017-01-19
4.

mother!

5.5

A couple's relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence.

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris, Michelle Pfeiffer, Brian Gleeson
Directed by: Darren Aronofsky
Release date: 2017-09-13
5.

Annabelle: Creation

5.4

Several years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into their home, soon becoming the target of the dollmaker's possessed creation, Annabelle.

Starring: Stephanie Sigman, Talitha Bateman, Lulu Wilson, Anthony LaPaglia, Miranda Otto
Directed by: David F. Sandberg
Release date: 2017-08-03
6.

Life

5.4

The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ariyon Bakare
Directed by: Daniel Espinosa
Release date: 2017-03-22
7.

Happy Death Day

5.3

A college student relives the day of her murder over and over again as she tries to discover her killer's identity.

Starring: Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine, Charles Aitken, Jason Bayle
Directed by: Christopher Landon
Release date: 2017-10-12
8.

Gerald's Game

5.3

When her husband's sex game goes wrong, Jessie (who is handcuffed to a bed in a remote lake house) faces warped visions, dark secrets and a dire choice.

Starring: Carla Gugino, Bruce Greenwood, Henry Thomas, Chiara Aurelia, Kate Siegel
Directed by: Mike Flanagan
Release date: 2017-09-19
9.

Alien: Covenant

5.2

Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship 'Covenant' discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world—which has a sole inhabitant: the 'synthetic', David, survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition.

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, Danny McBride, Demián Bichir
Directed by: Ridley Scott
Release date: 2017-05-09
10.

A Cure for Wellness

5.2

An ambitious young executive is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious "wellness center" at a remote location in the Swiss Alps but soon suspects that the spa's miraculous treatments are not what they seem.

Starring: Dane DeHaan, Jason Isaacs, Mia Goth, Adrian Schiller, Celia Imrie
Directed by: Gore Verbinski
Release date: 2017-02-15
11.

The Babysitter

5.0

When Cole stays up past his bedtime, he discovers that his hot babysitter is part of a Satanic cult that will stop at nothing to keep him quiet.

Starring: Judah Lewis, Samara Weaving, Robbie Amell, Hana Mae Lee, Bella Thorne
Directed by: McG
Release date: 2017-10-13
12.

Marrowbone

5.0

A young man and his three younger siblings are plagued by a sinister presence in the sprawling manor in which they live.

Starring: George MacKay, Anya Taylor-Joy, Charlie Heaton, Mia Goth, Matthew Stagg
Directed by: Sergio G. Sánchez
Release date: 2017-10-27
13.

1922

5.0

A simple yet proud rancher conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to participate.

Starring: Thomas Jane, Neal McDonough, Molly Parker, Dylan Schmid, Kaitlyn Bernard
Directed by: Zak Hilditch
Release date: 2017-10-20
14.

Jigsaw

4.9

Dead bodies begin to turn up all over the city, each meeting their demise in a variety of grisly ways. All investigations begin to point the finger at deceased killer John Kramer.

Starring: Matt Passmore, Tobin Bell, Callum Keith Rennie, Hannah Anderson, Clé Bennett
Directed by: Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig
Release date: 2017-10-26
15.

The Mummy

4.7

Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.

Starring: Tom Cruise, Annabelle Wallis, Sofia Boutella, Jake Johnson, Courtney B. Vance
Directed by: Alex Kurtzman
Release date: 2017-06-06
16.

The Dark Tower

4.7

The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.

Starring: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Claudia Kim, Fran Kranz
Directed by: Nikolaj Arcel
Release date: 2017-08-03
17.

The Devil's Candy

4.6

A struggling painter is possessed by satanic forces after he and his young family move into their dream home in rural Texas.

Starring: Ethan Embry, Shiri Appleby, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Kiara Glasco, Tony Amendola
Directed by: Sean Byrne
Release date: 2017-03-17
18.

47 Meters Down

4.6

Two sisters on Mexican vacation are trapped in a shark observation cage at the bottom of the ocean, with oxygen running low and great whites circling nearby, they have less than an hour of air left to figure out how to get to the surface.

Starring: Claire Holt, Mandy Moore, Chris Johnson, Yani Gellman, Santiago Segura
Directed by: Johannes Roberts
Release date: 2017-05-25
19.

Creep 2

4.6

After finding an ad online for “video work,” Sara, a video artist whose primary focus is creating intimacy with lonely men, thinks she may have found the subject of her dreams. She drives to a remote house in the forest and meets a man claiming to be a serial killer. Unable to resist the chance to create a truly shocking piece of art, she agrees to spend the day with him. However, as the day goes on, she discovers she may have dug herself into a hole from which she can’t escape.

Starring: Mark Duplass, Desiree Akhavan, Karan Soni, Kyle Field, Caveh Zahedi
Directed by: Patrick Brice
Release date: 2017-10-06
20.

Mayhem

4.5

A virus spreads through an office complex causing white collar workers to act out their worst impulses.

Starring: Steven Yeun, Samara Weaving, Steven Brand, Caroline Chikezie, Kerry Fox
Directed by: Joe Lynch
Release date: 2017-03-13

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