Best Horror Movies to Watch this Halloween

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Halloween is just around the corner. What more can get you in the Halloween spirit than a good old horror movie?

Here are some of the scariest horror movies that I recommend you watch this All Hallow's Eve. (Some are not for the faint hearted)

The Exorcist (1973)
Plot(from IMDB): When a teenage girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter.

Plot (from IMDB): A mysterious video kills whoever views it, unless that viewer can solve its mystery.

Ju-on: The Grudge (2002)
Plot(from IMDB): A mysterious and vengeful spirit marks and pursues anybody who dares enter the house in which it resides.

[REC] (2007)
Plot(from IMDB): A television reporter and cameraman follow emergency workers into a dark apartment building and are quickly locked inside with something terrifying.

The Conjuring(2013)
Plot(from IMDB): Paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren work to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their farmhouse.

The Shining(1980)
Plot(from IMDB): A family heads to an isolated hotel for the winter where an evil and spiritual presence influences the father into violence, while his psychic son sees horrific forebodings from the past and of the future.
Plot(from IMDB): A psychotic murderer institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.

Paranormal Activity(2007)

Plot(from IMDB): After moving into a suburban home, a couple becomes increasingly disturbed by a nightly demonic presence.
Plot(from IMDB): A Phoenix secretary steals $40,000 from her employer's client, goes on the run and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.
Plot(from IMDB): With a dead body lying between them, two men wake up in the secure lair of a serial killer who's been nicknamed "Jigsaw". The men must follow various rules and objectives if they wish to survive and win the deadly game set for them. 

Plot(from IMDB): A killer known as Ghostface begins killing off teenagers, and as the body count begins rising, one girl and her friends find themselves contemplating the "Rules" of horror films as they find themselves living in a real-life one.

 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre(1974)
Plot(from IMDB): Five friends visiting their grandpa's old house are hunted down and terrorized by a chainsaw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.

 The Omen(1976)
Plot(from IMDB): An American ambassador learns to his horror that his son is actually the literal Antichrist.

 The Cabin in the Woods(2012)
Plot(from IMDB): Five friends go for a break at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods.

28 Days Later(2002)
Plot(from IMDB): Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary.

So that's the round up of my favorite scary movies. I hope you find them helpful. Have you seen some. if not all, of these? What did you think? What are your favorite scary movies? Recommend your favorites as well. I'm also looking for great horror movies to get my scare on this Halloween season. Happy Halloween. :)


  1. I already watched 8 movies from yer list. :D Hahahahaha.

  2. Oh..Quite creepy..really good preparation for the coming creepy celebration!

  3. husband will love this..thanks for this info

  4. Hello Veron :D Coming to your blog. I've followed your blog
    I'm not one of horror movie fans, but I've watched 2 movies in your list : The Conjuring & Paranormal Activity.
    Good list by the way, I heard all your movie choices are the best horror movies.

  5. I'm not a horror movie fan. I ever watched 28 Days Later, the Omen and Scream.
    Conjuring is very famous here, but I'm too afraid to watch it :)

  6. Hi Veron! Followed your blog :) I've seen this post before but only now I feel like watching some horror movies and your blog quickly came on my mind. Yes, thanks for this! I'm seriously a fan of horror movies and I think I'm gonna try The Exorcist. Insidious is good too, by the way ^^


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