What better time to cosy up on the sofa, turn the lights down low and watch a scary movies. We’ve been rifling to find the top 5 scary movies to watch this Halloween, to give you a fright and keep you on your toes. Here’s Our top 5 suggestions. Popcorn at the ready!
5 - Gerald's Game
After a couple go away to an isolated cabin to reignite there relationship they engage in a kinky game. After handcuffing his wife Jessie to the bed, the game takes a distressing turn as Gerald has a heart attack leaving Jessie fighting to escape while being tormented by memories of her past and visions of Gerald taunting her as his lifeless body lays on the ground. A psychological horror masterpiece showcasing the will power of people fighting for survival.
4 - I Am The Pretty Thing That Lives In The House
A lingering psychological thriller with a creepy twist. A young nurse employed to take care of an elderly horror author who lives in a mysterious house, which blurs her reality and fantasy, leading to hallucinations and shadowy figures following her every move. Not an obvious kind of fright but definitely lingers with you.
3 - Ritual
Follow 4 friends who go on a hike in the Swedish woods to honour their friend who died. When one friend twists his ankle, they decide to take a shortcut, where they come across a creepy house where they decide to camp out. Leading to a discovery of a nightmares, missing friends, an abandoned cult village, with terrifying creatures.
2 – Hush
A deaf writer who retreated into the woods to live a solitary life must fight for her life in silence when a masked killer appears at her window, leading to bloody battle of survival. The author Maddie trapped inside her own house unable to hear fights to survive.
1 – The Babadook
Supernatural horror about a mother battling with the grief of losing her husband during a car crash while driving her to give birth to their son. The film focuses on a mother struggles to raise her problematic son after she accidentally releases a demon after reading him a bedtime story. The horrors that follow lead to a truly terrifying experience.