1.It: Chapter One
This is a 2017 supernatural horror film based on the 1986 novel of the same name by Stephen King. The novel was wildly popular and is considered a classic in the horror genre. It: Chapter One follows seven children who live in Maine and are terrified by the titular character of the novel Pennywise the Dancing Clown. This movie is the perfect mix of scary elements. Beware of a clown with psychopathic tendencies lurking around the corner to kill you!
This is a cult classic horror/psychological film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Based on the novel of the same name it was released in 1959. The story revolves around the encounter of a secretary, Marion Crane with the motel’s crazy manager Norman Bates. The movie’s iconic ‘shower scene’ has inspired many other films and parodies as well. Curious to know more about the scene? Go ahead and watch it!
One cannot forget this movie. Given the title, this movie is perfect for a Halloween night. Directed by John Carpenter, Halloween was released in 1978. This movie follows the murderer, Micheal Myers after his escape and the time when he stalks an innocent teenager, Laurie Strode. Halloween is a slasher film and will surely scare the hell out of you!
4. The Conjuring
Directed by James Wan, The Conjuring is a supernatural horror movie from 2013 and centers around paranormal authors and the investigator couple, Ed and Lorraine Warren. They help a family deal with scary and paranormal events that take place in their Rhode Island farmhouse. Critics loved the film for its simplicity of production and not over the top use of CGI. If you like this one then you should watch its sequel The Conjuring 2.
5. Child’s Play-
This 1988 supernatural horror movie directed by Tom Holland produced one of the most famous horror movie characters, Chucky. The movie is about a doll given to a small child that actually embodies the spirit of an infamous serial killer. It cannot get creepier than a twisted doll with its manic gaze that will send chills down your spine