The Top 30 Horror Movies You Can't Miss!

Fustany Team
9/9/22, 6:00 PM

Watching horror movies is a favorite thing to many of us. If you’re always looking for the latest horror movies to watch and get frightened like crazy, check this list of some of the top horror movies out there. From dramatic horror to action to shark to based on real events, there’s something for everyone.

1. X

“X” is a movie about a group of actors filming a movie in rural Texas despite the unwillingness of their reclusive hosts. But when an elderly couple captures their young guests in this cast, the actors find themselves in a desperate battle for their lives.


2. Hatching

Tenja is a twelve-year-old gymnast who desperately seeks to please her obsessive mother. Having found a wounded bird in the woods, she brings its strange egg home, puts it in her bed, and feeds it until it hatches. This creature becomes her best friend and living nightmare in the same time and that's where the action begins.

3. Men

Harper Marlowe decides to go on a vacation alone in the small village of Cotson after her husband, James, apparently committed suicide. In flashbacks, it was revealed that Harper, tired of James' emotional abuse and manipulation, had intended to divorce him, leading James to threaten her with suicide.

4. Fresh

Noah, a Portland woman, is increasingly disappointed in online dating and the rude men she is meeting. One day at the supermarket, a man named Steve flirts with her and they exchange numbers. On their first date, they quickly get along. After several dates, Steve invites Noah to spend the weekend alone with him. Hence, Noah begins to fall into the trap of this deranged man.

5. Firestarter

A married couple tries to hide their daughter Charlie from a shadowy federal agency that wants to harness her unprecedented talent to turn fire into a weapon of mass destruction. But with Charlie turning 11, the fire becomes difficult to control. When a mysterious agent finally finds the family, events turn from here.

6. Nope

Two brothers, who run a California horse ranch, discover something wonderful and sinister in the sky above. The owner of the amusement park next door tries to take advantage of this otherworldly mysterious phenomenon that he sees in this sky.

7. Umma

Korean immigrant Amanda and her home-educated daughter Chrissy live on a country farm who becomes upset when she learns that Chrissy wants to leave the farm to pursue college studies. When Amanda receives her recently deceased mother's ashes in a suitcase from her uncle, who is visiting her from Korea, she faces abusive childhood memories.

8. The Long Night

Grace and her boyfriend return to their childhood land in the south to search for the whereabouts of her family. Upon arrival, the weekend for Grace and her boyfriend takes a strange and frightening turn as as a nightmarish cult and its maniacal leader terrorize the pair to fulfilling an ancient prophecy.

9. Incantation

A woman named Ronan narrates the film, imploring the viewer to memorize a badge and chant a spell, to send blessings and lift a curse on her six-year-old daughter, Dodo. Badges and incantations are frequently scattered throughout the film to encourage the viewer to pray. The events of the film are presented in the form of footage found in a non-linear manner. This is where the horror starts.

10. You Won’t Be Alone

In the 19th century in Macedonia, a young girl was kidnapped and then turned into a witch by an ancient spirit. Curious about life as a human, the witch accidentally kills a farmer in a nearby village and then takes the form of her victim to live life in his skin and continues to use this horrific power to understand what it means to be human.

11. The Nun

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It's a favorite among many horror movie fans. It's about the suicide of a young nun in a monastery in Romania under mysterious circumstances, but a priest with a dark past is sent to investigate the case, where they have to deal with a demonic nun.

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12. It

You've definitely heard of It, which caused quite a stir at the time it was released. It's about 7 children being stalked by the clown Benny, who comes back every 27 years to kill children, leaving their bodies and body parts.

13. The Conjuring

This is based on real life events. It tells the story of Lorraine Warren, who investigates supernatural cases and ghosts exorcisms. It is a very popular and intense film that horror movie fans can't miss.

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14. Annabelle

This is actually based on a true story of a doll possessed by the spirit of a girl named Annabelle. This doll is actually still in the Ed and Lorraine Warren museum.

15. The Others

A woman lives with her two children in a house where strange things happen. Her children suffer from light sensitivity. The film is a psychological horror, so get ready for an unexpected ending.

16. Split

Split is one of the most popular psychological horror films. It's about a man suffering from a multiple personality disorder who ends up kidnapping 3 girls and struggles with his personalities to decide the girls' fate.

17. A Quiet Place

This is another interesting film about a family who lives on a farm, but can't make a sound so they don't get attacked by a monstrous creature. Will they be able to keep silent forever?

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18. Ready or Not

A unique horror film that is very unconventional, about a girl's wedding night that turns shocking when her husband's family forces her to take part in a terrifying game so she can join the family.

19. The Witch

If you are looking for a really scary horror movie, you should definitely check out The Witch. The events revolve around an English immigrant family who face some problems on their farm and are exposed to forces of witchcraft, black magic, and possession.

20. The Lie

A father and daughter go on an adventure to a dance camp, but their journey is interrupted by a girl the daughter knows and turns into a nightmare.

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21. 122

This Egyptian horror is about two lovers who get transferred to a hospital after an accident and find themselves having to run away from it so they can survive.

22. World War Z

If you like zombie movies, then you will definitely like this apocalyptic one. The events revolve around the spread of a virus that turns people into zombies, but Gerry Lane is assigned the task of searching for the source of the virus in order to help find a drug to treat people and protect the world from destruction.

23. Us

The movie is about the Wilson family who decides to go to Santa Cruz to relax. They end up being attacked by mysterious people dressed in red who actually look exactly like them.

24. The Meg

A group of scientists get help from a diver to help save them and potentially the world from a 75 feet shark in the Pacific Ocean.

25. Blue Elephant 2

The Blue Elephant, whether it's part one or two, it is one of the best Egyptian horror films out there. If you haven't seen the first one, warning spoilers are ahead. In part two, after Yehia marries Lobna, his help is needed again for another severe case that unfolds terrifying events for him and his family.

26. Orphan

The film tells the story of a couple who face some problems due to the wife's third miscarriage. They decide to adopt a child from an orphanage, who turns out to be very troubled. 

27. Case 39

If you are looking for a thrilling horror movie, you should try watching Case 39. It revolves around an employee who manages to rescue a ten-year-old girl from her parents who've mistreated her and then she starts to discover the truth about things when people around them start dying.

28. The Ring

The ring is a classic horror movie about a mysterious videotape with which the viewer gets a call that after seven days they'll die.

29. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

If you are looking for an outstanding horror movie, you should check out Sweeney Todd, which is a mix between a musical and horror film. It tells the story of a skilled barber who is banished from London due to an accusation by a judge for a crime he did not commit.

30. 47 Meters Down

This movie revolves around four girls who decide to swim and dive in an area with underwater caves. They end up entering a maze and discovering that they are not alone, trapped by sharks.



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