2017 Horror Movies

IT (2017)

  • Genre: Horror, Thriller

When children begin to disappear in the town of Derry, Maine, a group of young kids are faced with their biggest fears when they square off against an evil clown named Pennywise, whose history of murder and violence dates back for centuries. Based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King.

The Dark Tower (2017)

  • Rating: Not Yet Rated
  • -Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi

Roland Deschain (Idris Elba), the last Gunslinger, is locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim (Matthew McConaughey), also known as the Man in Black. The Gunslinger must prevent the Man in Black from toppling the Dark Tower, the key that holds the universe together. With the fate of worlds at stake, two men collide in the ultimate battle between good and evil.

The Dark Tower is based on the works by Stephen King and combines elements from various novels of the series. The project lingered in development hell for years (J.J. Abrams wanted to make it back in 2007) before finally moving forward with the current creative team in 2015. The hope is Dark Tower can launch a new franchise that spans multiple films and a television series. The movie’s plot is actually a continuation of the book series, picking up after the events of The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tower.

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Split (2017)

  • Rating: PG-13
  • -Genre: Horror, Thriller

Kevin, a man with at least 23 different personalities, is compelled to abduct three teenage girls. As they are held captive, a final personality – “The Beast” – begins to materialize.

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2017)

  • Rating: R
  • -Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

Picking up immediately after the events in Resident Evil: Retribution, humanity is on its last legs in Washington D.C. As the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity’s final stand against the undead hordes, Alice must return to where the nightmare began – Raccoon City, where the Umbrella Corporation is gathering its forces for a final strike against the only remaining survivors of the apocalypse. In a race against time Alice will join forces with old friends, and an unlikely ally, in an action packed battle with undead hordes and new mutant monsters. Between regaining her superhuman abilities at Wesker’s hand and Umbrella’s impending attack, this will be Alice’s most difficult adventure as she fights to save humanity, which is on the brink of oblivion.

Get Out (2017)

  • Rating: R
  • -Genre: Horror

A young African-American man visits his Caucasian girlfriend’s mysterious family estate.

Annabelle: Creation (2017)

  • Genre: Horror

In “Annabelle: Creation”, 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.

Underworld: Blood Wars (2017)

  • Rating: R
  • -Genre: Action, Horror

Vampire death dealer, Selene (Kate Beckinsale) fights to end the eternal war between the Lycan clan and the Vampire faction that betrayed her.

Death Note (2017)

  • Genre: Horror, Thriller

Based on the famous Japanese manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata, Death Note follows a high school student who comes across a supernatural notebook, realizing it holds within it a great power; if the owner inscribes someone’s name into it while picturing their face, he or she will die. Intoxicated with his new godlike abilities, the young man begins to kill those he deems unworthy of life.

mother! (2017)

  • Rating: Not Yet Rated
  • -Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery

Centers on a couple whose relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence.

Rings (2017)

  • Rating: PG-13
  • -Genre: Drama, Horror

A young woman finds herself on the receiving end of a terrifying curse that threatens to take her life in 7 days.

A Cure for Wellness (2017)

  • Rating: R
  • -Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi

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. He soon suspects that the spa’s miraculous treatments are not what they seem. When he begins to unravel its terrifying secrets, his sanity is tested, as he finds himself diagnosed with the same curious illness that keeps all the guests here longing for the cure.

The Belko Experiment (2017)

  • Rating: R
  • -Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller

In a twisted social experiment, 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogotá, Colombia and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company’s intercom system to participate in a deadly game of kill or be killed.

Flatliners (2017)

  • Rating: Not Yet Rated
  • -Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

In Flatliners, five medical students, obsessed by the mystery of what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring and dangerous experiment: by stopping their hearts for short periods of time, each triggers a near-death experience – giving them a firsthand account of the afterlife. But as their experiments become increasingly dangerous, they are each haunted by the sins of their pasts, brought on by the paranormal consequences of trespassing to the other side.

Jigsaw/Saw 8

  • Genre: Horror

Bodies are turning up around the city, each having met a uniquely gruesome demise. As the investigation proceeds, evidence points to one man: John Kramer. But how can this be? The man known as Jigsaw has been dead for over a decade. Or has an apprentice picked up the mantle of Jigsaw, perhaps even someone inside the investigation?

Resident Evil: Biohazard (2017) Video Game News

  • Rating: M
  • -Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

Fear, combat, exploration, and item management are the four pillars of survival horror genre that were masterfully executed in the gameplay of the best Resident Evil games, and Capcom digs deep into those horror roots with Resident Evil 7: Biohazard, a game which puts players in an isolated first-person perspective in an all-new experience. The game is entirely playable in virtual reality for PlayStation VR owners.

Leatherface (2017)

  • Genre: Horror

A prequel to The Texas Chainsaw Massacre that revolves around a teenaged Leatherface, following his escape from a mental asylum.

Gerald’s Game (2017)

  • Genre: Horror, Thriller

When a harmless game between a married couple in a remote retreat suddenly becomes a harrowing fight for survival, wife Jessie must confront long-buried demons within her own mind – and possibly lurking in the shadows of her seemingly empty house. Based on the Stephen King novel of the same name.

It Comes at Night (2017)

  • Rating: R
  • -Genre: Horror, Thriller

Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, the tenuous domestic order that a husband has established with his wife and son is put to the ultimate test with the arrival of a desperate young family seeking refuge.

Happy Death Day (2017)

  • Genre: Horror

A college student (Jessica Rothe) relives the day of her murder with both its unexceptional details and terrifying end until she discovers her killer’s identity.

1922 (2017)

  • Genre: Horror, Thriller

Based on the Stephen King novella of the same name, the film revolves around a simple-yet-proud rancher who – in the year 1922 – conspires with his son to murder his wife for financial gain. Artwork is not official.

The Bye Bye Man (2017)

  • Rating: R
  • -Genre: Horror, Thriller

Three friends stumble upon the horrific origins of the Bye Bye Man, a mysterious figure they discover is the root cause of the evil behind man’s most unspeakable acts.

Tragedy Girls (2017)

  • Genre: Comedy, Horror

Best friends Sadie and McKayla are on a mission to boost their social media fandom as amateur crime reporters hot on the trail of a deranged local serial killer. After they manage to capture the killer and secretly hold him hostage, they realize the best way to get scoops on future victims would be to, you know, murder people themselves. As the @TragedyGirls become an overnight sensation and panic grips their small town, can their friendship survive the strain of national stardom? Will they get caught? Will their accounts get verified?

The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)

  • Genre: Drama, Horror

A prominent surgeon forms a mysterious bond with a young man, which soon turns tragic as the boy seemingly curses his new acquaintance’s family with paralysis.

The Babysitter (2017)

  • Genre: Horror

The Babysitter follows a lonely, 12-year-old boy who falls in love with his hot babysitter only to discover that she’s part of a satanic cult that wants to kill him.