TOP 12: Upcoming Horror Movies in 2022

TOP 12: Upcoming Horror Movies in 2022

Horror movies fall under a movie genre that is often scrutinized by a significant of movie watchers who see it...

Horror movies fall under a movie genre that is often scrutinized by a significant of movie watchers who see it...

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Horror movies fall under a movie genre that is often scrutinized by a significant of movie watchers who see it as unnecessary and whatnot. However, there are fans of horror movies who are absolute suckers for horror-themed movies and can only anticipate the next one after seeing one.

There have been some amazing horror movies in the past like the exorcist, sinister, a quiet place, hereditary, the conjuring, insidious, us, train to Busan, Nosferatu, Frankenstein, Chucky, etc. amongst others. Big fans of horror movies would have seen most of these horror movies and would be looking forward to the release of new horror movies that explore new concepts. Horror movies explore a form of unconventional artistry, and that is what makes them so good and unique.

If you’re an avid watcher of horror movies, this article has been made just for you with a list of upcoming horror movies that have been curated, especially for your viewing pleasure. Find the list of the best upcoming horror movies below.

1. There’s Someone Inside Your House

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This movie gets released on October 6, 2021. It is an American slasher film that is written by Henry Gayden and directed by Patrick Brice; it is an adaptation of a 2017 novel, There’s Someone Inside Your House, written by Stephanie Perkins and stars Théodore Pellerin, Diego Josef, Jesse LaTourette, Sydney Park, and Asjha Cooper. A senior student Makani Young who transfers from Hawaii to Osborne, Nebraska, finds herself at the center of several gruesome murders.

The killer who wishes to expose the darkest secrets of his victims to the entire town wears a life-like mask of his victims as he kills them. Makani and her friends have to unveil the identity of the killer before they become his victims. Find out what happens to Makani, and her friends in There’s Someone Inside Your House which premieres on Netflix on October 6.

2. Halloween Kills

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Written and directed by David Gordon Green, this 2021 horror movie is one to look forward to. The movie stars Jamie Lee Curtis and Nick Castle, who play their roles as Laurie Strode and Michael Myers, respectively.

This movie is a sequel to the 2018 movie Halloween and is the 12th installment in the Halloween film series. Due to a year’s delay caused by the COVID outbreak, the movie is set to be released on October 15, 2021. The movie promises a lot of gore and basically a lot of horrors. It would definitely be a good watch for horror movie lovers. This is definitely one to look forward to.

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3. Last Night In Soho

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This is an upcoming British psychological horror film set to be released by Universal Pictures on October 29, 2021. This horror movie stars Thomasin McKenzie, Anya Taylor-Joy, Matt Smith, and Terence Stamp and also marks the final appearances of Diana Rigg and Margaret Nolan, who sadly died in September and October 2020, respectively.

The movie is centered around a young lady Eloise who is passionate about fashion designing and finds herself transported back in time to 1966 but soon realizes life is not as glamorous as she thought it’d be at the time, and her life begins to fall apart before her very own eyes. Watch Last Night In Soho to get a thrilling horror movie experience dabbled with the concept of time travel.

4. Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City

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This stands as one of the most anticipated upcoming horror movies, especially for people who are big fans of the resident evil franchise. It is a reboot of the Resident Evil film series, and it stars Kaya Scodelario, Hannah John-Kamen, Robbie Amell, Tom Hopper, Avan Jogia, Donal Logue, and Neal McDonough.

The movie is scheduled to be released on November 24, 2021. A booming city becomes a wasteland, and a small group of survivors engages in a fierce battle for survival one night as they look for answers. This movie combines nostalgia and epic action; it’s a highly recommendable watch.

5. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

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A sequel to the 1974 release of the movie with the same name, this particular movie will be the ninth installment of the franchise; it will be released in the later stages of 2021, exclusively on Netflix. The story is co-written by Fede Álvarez and Rodolfo Sayagues and has the screenplay by Chris Thomas Delvin.

The movie stars Nell Hudson, Elsie Fisher, Jacob Latimore, Moe Dunford, Mark Burnham, Alice Krige, Sarah Yarkin, Jessica Allain, Sam Douglas, William Hope, Jolyon Coy, and Olwen Fouéré. Leatherface, a maniacal killer who wears a mask made of human skin, butchers a group of friends on a trip one-by-one until one is left, Sally. Discover the horrors of the group and the fate of Sally in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. 

6. Jeepers Creepers: Reborn

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This movie is directed by Timo Vuorensola from a screenplay by Sean Michael Argo and is the fourth movie in the Jeepers Creepers film series. Its release is scheduled for late 2021, and it would be the first film in a planned trilogy.

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Somewhere in Louisiana, the Horror Hound festival holds its first-ever event, attracting hundreds of geeks, freaks, and die-hard horror fans. Chase and his girlfriend, Laine, get several epiphanies about the town’s past, and The Creeper, the blood-soaked event, turns into a frenzy; perhaps something out worldly has been summoned, find out in Jeepers Creepers: Reborn.

7. Scream 5

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Scream 5 is a 2022 horror movie and is the fifth installment in the Scream film series. This movie is produced by Vanderbilt, Chad Villella, Paul Neinstein, and William Sherak, with the original screenwriter Kevin Williamson serving as an executive producer for the movie.

The film is set to be released on January 14, 2022. It’s been 25 years since the string of gruesome murders that ravaged the quiet town of Woodsboro; now, a new killer has donned the mask and is targetting teenagers in a bid to resurrect dark secrets from the town’s past. Find out the true horrors of Woodsboro town in Scream 5.

8. Morbius

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The initial July 2020 release date of this movie was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and now, it is set to be released on January 28, 2022. This is an American superhero movie produced by Columbia Pictures in collaboration with Marvel; it is intended to be the third film in Sony’s Spider-Man Universe, directed by Daniel Espinosa, written by Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless, and starring Jared Leto as Michael Morbius alongside Matt Smith, Adria Arjona, Jared Harris, Al Madrigal, and Tyrese Gibson.

A man attempting to cure himself of an extremely rare blood disease accidentally turns into a vampire. Find out what Morbius does with his vampirism in Morbius.

9. The Black Phone

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This movie is to premiere at Fantastic Fest on September 25, 2021; it is a horror film written by Scott Derrickson and C. Robert Cargill, directed by Scott Derrickson, and produced by Jason Blum. The movie stars Ethan Hawke as a serial killer and Mason Thames, a kidnapped child.

It’s 1970; five children inexplicably go missing in a suburban Colorado town; Finney Shaw is kidnapped and is to be the sixth victim when he is imprisoned in a soundproof basement, a mysterious phone seems to come through for Shaw. Discover the travails of Finney Shaw and the mysterious phone in The Black Phone.

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10. Paranormal Activity 7

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Scheduled to be released on Paramount+ on October 29, 2021, this is an upcoming American supernatural horror film that explores the concept of the astral realm in its creation. It is written by Christopher Landon, directed by William Eubank, and produced by Jason Blum and Oren Peli. It is the seventh installment and a reboot of the paranormal activity series.

It stars Emily Bader, Roland Buck III, Dan Lippert, Henry Ayres-Brown, and Tom Nowicki. A young woman desperately seeks to unravel the mystery behind the death of her mother, who passed away years ago. She uncovers a shocking truth in the process. Watch what really happens in Paranormal Activity 7.

11. Halloween Ends

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Scheduled for release on October 14, 2022, this horror movie is a direct follow-up for the Halloween Kills movie set to be released in October 2021. It would be the thirteenth and final installment in the Halloween film series. This movie is also written and directed by David Gordon Green; it also stars Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak, and Nick Castle.

The thrills and excitement that would be brought by the Halloween Kills movie will be duly backed up by the release of this movie in 2022. It is definitely one to anticipate and expect much from as it’s the final movie in the series.

12. Nope

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Written and directed by Jordan Peele, this is another upcoming horror movie that should be highly anticipated. Starring popular figures like Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer, and Steven Yeun, the movie is set to be released by Universal Pictures on July 22, 2022.

This movie definitely holds a lot of promise and should spike the anticipation levels of true fans of the horror genre. Much isn’t known about the plot of the movie yet, but it promises to be fantastic. Go ahead and add Nope to your movie watchlist; it would be quite the watch.

These upcoming horror movies are true forms of art and have required excessive hard work and tapping into the true depths of the artistry of the writers to create. For premium entertainment, thrills, and excitement, add these movies to your watchlist and have an amazing end to 2021 entertainment-wise.


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