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Top Upcoming Scary Horror Movies of 2017

Our users picked these new 2017 horror movies as the most anticipated movies to see in 2017. You have to check out these movies coming to theaters near you. Click to see trailers and a full descriptions of each movie.

Top Rated Horror Videos of 2017

Top rated scary horror movie trailers of 2017 from our horror fans. Rate now to see what's your top pick best upcoming movie in 2017.

  • Hostile (2017)


  • Kill Switch (2017)


  • Dead Story (2017)


  • Good Time (2017)


  • The Dinner (2017)


  • Stasis (2017)


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Upcoming Horror Movies 2017
  • Doll Murder Spree (Oct 24, 2017)
  • God Particle (Oct 27, 2017)
  • Jigsaw (Oct 27, 2017)
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer (Oct 27, 2017)
  • Amityville: The Awakening (Oct 28, 2017)
  • Blood Runs Thick (Oct 30, 2017)
  • The Crossbreed (Nov 01, 2017)
  • Black Panther (Nov 03, 2017)
  • Thor: Ragnarok (Nov 03, 2017)
  • Mayhem (Nov 10, 2017)
  • Murder on the Orient Express (Nov 10, 2017)
  • Thelma (Nov 10, 2017)
  • Justice League (Nov 17, 2017)
  • Nails (Nov 17, 2017)
  • Mercy Christmas (Nov 28, 2017)
  • Polaroid (Dec 01, 2017)
  • Psychopaths (Dec 01, 2017)
  • The Shape of Water (Dec 08, 2017)
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Dec 14, 2017)
  • Beyond Skyline (Dec 15, 2017)
  • Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (Dec 20, 2017)
  • Downsizing (Dec 22, 2017)
  • Insidious: The Last Key (Jan 05, 2018)
  • Winchester: The House That Ghosts Built (Feb 02, 2018)
  • Tomb Raider (Mar 16, 2018)
  • Pacific Rim: Maelstrom (Mar 23, 2018)
  • Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (Jun 22, 2018)
  • Hotel Transylvania 3 (Jul 13, 2018)
  • The Predator (Aug 03, 2018)
  • Meg (Aug 10, 2018)
  • X-Men: Dark Phoenix (Nov 02, 2018)
  • Godzilla 2 (Mar 22, 2019)
Latest Horror Movies in Theaters
    • The Howling (Oct 23, 2017)
    • Jungle (Oct 20, 2017)
    • Tragedy Girls (Oct 20, 2017)
    • Leatherface (Oct 20, 2017)
    • The Snowman (Oct 19, 2017)
    • Phase IV (Oct 18, 2017)
    • Rear Window (Oct 18, 2017)
    • Death Camp (Oct 17, 2017)
    • The Foreigner (Oct 13, 2017)
    • Bad Blood: The Movie (Oct 13, 2017)

More About Horror Films

Horror films are designed to unsettle our nerves and prey upon our hidden fears. In addition, they are meant to cause frighten, panic, dread and alarm. Most horror films include a terrifying, shocking finale, while simultaneously are both captivating and entertaining. Revolving around the darker side of life, including the strange, the forbidden and the disturbing, horror films depict a snapshot of life none of us wish to experience firsthand. They deal with our most basic nature and fears, such as our terror of the unknown, our helplessness, our nightmares, our alienation, our revulsions, our fear of death, our loss of self and our fear of sexuality. Horror films are also commonly called scary movies, macabre, spookfests and chillers.

Best Horror Films

  • The Exorcist- Released in 1973, this movie involves the possession of a little girl. A young and old priest are charged to investigate, where they first come to believe, then spend the rest of the movie fighting back the devil for control of the young girl's soul. This is one of the best horror films to depict the consequences of true faith.
  • Psycho- Released in 1960. Brought to life by Alfred Hitchcock, Psycho is the true epitome of suspense and tension. Revolving around a crazy Norman Bates and his even crazier mother, this movie tells the story of a killer who is brought to justice after many victims are claimed. Do you know the true secret of the Bates family?
  • Alien- Released in 1979, this science fiction horror movie is set several centuries in the future when humanity has ventured into outer space. The crew of a mining vessel becomes unwitting hosts to a bloodthirsty alien life form. This is the best horror film to depict sheer claustrophobic terror.
  • Jaws- Released in 1975. The first blockbuster and best horror film from director Steven Spielberg, Jaws is both a monster movie and character study. A killer shark wreaks havoc on a small town, claiming many victims, while local sheriff works to take down the menace.
  • Silence of the Lambs: Released in 1991. According to the Academy, this was the best (horror) film released that year. The film's premise revolves around using an imprisoned serial killer to help catch another serial killer. This is one of the scariest, psychological thrillers ever made.