20 Best Horror Movies of 2018 - Scariest New Films of the Year (So Far)

Here we are almost at the end of 2018, so what are the best horror movies of 2018 (so far)? This year was generally good to horror fans with horror movies like Hereditary (2018), A Quiet Place (2018), Halloween (2018), The Endless (2017), Overlord (2018), and Truth or Dare (2018) to name a small few films. Check out the films below, and you should be able to stream most of the movies listed below tonight if you want. Remember, we still have some new horror films to come like Anna and the Apocalypse (2017), The Possession of Hannah Grace (2018), and Cam (2018). Click here for a full list of 2018 horror movies.


20 Best Horror Movies of 2018

  1. 22). Slender Man (2018)

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    Slender Man (2018)

    Official Synopsis: When their friend mysteriously disappears, a group of teenage girls explore whether the culprit could be the creepy internet urban legend character Slenderman by summoning him with a ritual. They begin experiencing supernatural phenomena that…

    Cast: Javier Botet, Michael Reilly Burke, Joey King, Annalise Basso, Lauren Laperriere, Jeffrey Corazzini, Kevin Chapman, Jessica Blank, Kallie Tabor, Adrian…

  2. 21). Truth or Dare (2018)

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    Truth or Dare (2018)

    Official Synopsis: Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

    Tagline: The Producer of Happy Death Day and Get Out dares you to play.

    Cast: Nolan Gerard Funk, Gary Anthony Williams, Ruben Garfias, Sam Lerner, Andrew Howard, Tyler Posey, Gregg Daniel, Lucy Hale, Noah Staggs,…

  3. 20). Slice (2018)

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    Slice (2018)

    Official Synopsis: When a pizza delivery driver is murdered on the job, the city searches for someone to blame: ghosts? drug dealers? a disgraced werewolf?

    Tagline: Dead. In 30 minutes or less.

    Cast: Paul Scheer, Gary Houston, Marilyn Dodds Frank, Larry Neumann Jr., Rebecca Spence, Chris Parnell, Hanna Dworkin, Lawrence Grimm, Elijah Alvarado,…

  4. 19). The Strangers: Prey at Night (2018)

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    The Strangers: Prey at Night (2018)

    Official Synopsis: A family's road trip takes a dangerous turn when they arrive at a secluded mobile home park to stay with some relatives and find it mysteriously deserted. Under the cover of darkness, three masked psychopaths…

    Tagline: Let us prey.

    Cast: Martin Henderson, Christina Hendricks, Ken Strunk, Bailee Madison, Lewis Pullman, Leah Roberts, Damian Maffei, Lea Enslin, Emma Bellomy, Preston Sadleir,…

  5. 18). Hell Fest (2018)

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    Hell Fest (2018)

    Official Synopsis: Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

    Tagline: Fun Getting In. Hell Getting Out.

    Cast: Tony Todd, Brooke Jaye Taylor, Stephen Conroy, Amy Forsyth, Bex Taylor-Klaus, Mason Pike, Kimberly Battista, Quandae Stewart, Michael Tourek, Aaron…

  6. 17). The First Purge (2018)

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    The First Purge (2018)

    Official Synopsis: This horror/action-adventure film from director Gerard McMurray serves as a prequel that recounts events that led up to the first Purge event. To push the crime rate below one percent for the rest of the…

    Tagline: Witness the birth of an American tradition.

    Cast: Diezel Ramos, Steve Harris, Mark Hicks, Joe Fishel, Jalil Jay Lynch, Micah, Rotimi, Brandyn T. Williams, Patch Darragh, Marisa Tomei,…

  7. 16). The Predator (2018)

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    The Predator (2018)

    Official Synopsis: From the outer reaches of space to the small-town streets of suburbia, the hunt comes home. Now, the universe's most lethal hunters are stronger, smarter and deadlier than ever before, having genetically upgraded themselves with…

    Tagline: You'll never see him coming.

    Cast: Patrick Sabongui, Garry Chalk, Mike Dopud, Thomas Jane, Lochlyn Munro, Dean Redman, Keegan-Michael Key, Benicio Del Toro, Darryl Scheelar, Fraser…

  8. 15). The Meg (2018)

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    The Meg (2018)

    Official Synopsis: Five years ago, expert sea diver and Naval Captain Jonas Taylor encountered an unknown danger in the unexplored recesses of the Mariana Trench that forced him to abort his mission and abandon half his crew.…

    Tagline: The most feared predator in history...is no longer history.

    Cast: Rainn Wilson, Christian Hipolito, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Tim Wong, Jason Statham, Mark Trotter, Edwin Wright, Robert Taylor,…

  9. 14). Summer of '84 (2018)

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    Summer of '84 (2018)

    Official Synopsis: Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

    Cast: William MacDonald, Aren Buchholz, Patrick Keating, Mark Brandon, Caleb Emery, Cory Gruter-Andrew, Jaiven Natt, Reilly Jacob, Jordan Buhat, Shahrokh Ferdowsi,…

  10. 13). The Nun (2018)

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    The Nun (2018)

    Official Synopsis: When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican…

    Tagline: Witness the Darkest Chapter in The Conjuring Universe

    Cast: Mark Steger, Michael Smiley, Dee Bradley Baker, Bonnie Aarons, Ingrid Bisu, Jonny Coyne, Simon Rhee, Debra Wilson, Taissa Farmiga, Sandra…

  11. 12). Unsane (2018)

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    Unsane (2018)

    Official Synopsis: Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

    Tagline: Is she or isn't she?

    Cast: Matt Damon, Joshua Leonard, Juno Temple, Claire Foy, Amy Irving, Joseph P. Reidy, Matthew R. Staley, Colin Woodell, Erika Rolfsrud,…

  12. 11). The Little Stranger (2018)

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    The Little Stranger (2018)

    Official Synopsis: THE LITTLE STRANGER tells the story of Dr. Faraday, the son of a housemaid, who has built a life of quiet respectability as a country doctor. During the long hot summer of 1948, he is…

    Tagline: These Delusions Are Contagious

    Cast: Kevin Hudson, Domhnall Gleeson, Anna Madeley, Mark Fisher, Will Poulter, Charlotte Rampling, Tim Ingall, Sarah Crowden, Richard Campbell, Darren Kent,…

  13. 10). Revenge (2017)

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    Revenge (2017)

    Official Synopsis: The story sees three wealthy, middle-aged CEOs - all married family men - get together for their annual hunting game in a desert canyon. It's a way for them to let off steam and affirm…

    Cast: Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz, Avant Strangel, Kevin Janssens, Guillaume Bouchède, Vincent Colombe, Guillaume Bouchède, Jean-Louis Tribes

  14. 9). The Endless (2017)

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    The Endless (2017)

    Official Synopsis: This mind-bending thriller follows two brothers who receive a cryptic video message inspiring them to revisit the UFO death cult they escaped a decade earlier. Hoping to find the closure that they couldn't as young…

    Cast: Lew Temple, Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead, Shane Brady, Callie Hernandez, Peter Cilella, Vinny Curran, Emily Montague, Josh Higgins, Glen Roberts,…

  15. 8). The Ravenous (2017)

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    The Ravenous (2017)

    Official Synopsis: After an apocalypse where most of the population in a small location in the woods has turned into ravenous zombies, survivors join forces expecting to go to the protection of the big city. However their…

    Cast: Marie-Ginette Guay, Marc-André Grondin, Monia Chokri, Charlotte St-Martin, Micheline Lanctôt, Brigitte Poupart, Édouard Tremblay-Grenier, Luc Proulx, Didier Lucien, Robert Brouillette,…

  16. 7). Suspiria (2018)

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    Suspiria (2018)

    Official Synopsis: A darkness swirls at the center of a world-renowned dance company, one that will engulf the artistic director, an ambitious young dancer, and a grieving psychotherapist. Some will succumb to the nightmare. Others will finally…

    Tagline: Tremble tremble!!! The witches are back...

    Cast: Tilda Swinton, Chloë Grace Moretz, Jessica Harper, Mia Goth, Elena Fokina, Stephanie McMann, Christine Leboutte, Majon Van der Schot, Doris…

  17. 6). Halloween (2018)

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    Halloween (2018)

    Official Synopsis: Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

    Tagline: Face Your Fate

    Cast: Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Brittani Cox, P.J. Soles, Christopher Allen Nelson, Toby Huss, Marian Green, Nick Castle, Will Patton,…

  18. 5). A Quiet Place (2018)

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    A Quiet Place (2018)

    Official Synopsis: Two parents do what it takes to keep their children safe in a world full of creatures hunting every sound they can hear. Not a sound can be heard from the family hiding in silence,…

    Tagline: If they hear you, they hunt you.

    Cast: Emily Blunt, Doris McCarthy, Rhoda Pell, Leon Russom, John Krasinski, Noah Jupe, Millicent Simmonds, Ezekiel Cavoli, Cade Woodward, Evangelina Cavoli

  19. 4). Mandy (2018)

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    Mandy (2018)

    Official Synopsis: Taking place in 1983, Red is a lumberjack who lives in a secluded cabin in the woods. His artist girlfriend Mandy spends her days reading fantasy paperbacks. Then one day, she catches the eye of…

    Cast: Nicolas Cage, Richard Brake, Linus Roache, Ned Dennehy, Bill Duke, Andrea Riseborough, Corfu, Kalin Kerin, Alexis Julemont, Olwen Fouere, Hayley…

  20. 3). Annihilation (2018)

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    Annihilation (2018)

    Official Synopsis: A biologist's husband disappears. She puts her name forward for an expedition into an environmental disaster zone, but does not find what she's expecting. The expedition team is made up of the biologist, an anthropologist,…

    Tagline: Fear What's Inside

    Cast: Bern Collaço, Bern Collaco, Natalie Portman, Miroslav Zaruba, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Oscar Isaac, Annarie Boor, Benedict Wong, Ed Manner, David…

  21. 2). Hereditary (2018)

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    Hereditary (2018)

    Official Synopsis: When the matriarch of the Graham family passes away, her daughter's family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry.

    Tagline: Every family tree hides a secret.

    Cast: Gabriel Byrne, Toni Collette, Ann Dowd, Marilyn Miller, Moises L. Tovar, Gerry Garcia, John Forker, Alexis Long, Rachelle Hardy, Brock…

  22. 1). Overlord (2018)

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    Overlord (2018)

    Official Synopsis: On the eve of D-Day, American paratroopers are dropped behind enemy lines to carry out a mission crucial to the invasion's success. But as they approach their target, they begin to realize there is more…

    Cast: Hélène Cardona, Jorge Leon Martinez, Mickey Lewis, Bokeem Woodbine, Meg Foster, Pilou Asbæk, Dean Weir, Pilou Asbæk, Wyatt Russell, John…

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