Halloween Horror Movies

by miknas | created - 13 Feb 2015 | updated - 26 Sep 2015 | Public

A list of horror films that take place on Halloween.

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1. 31 (2016)

R | 102 min | Horror, Thriller

35 Metascore

Five carnival workers are kidnapped and held hostage in an abandoned, Hell-like compound where they are forced to participate in a violent game, the goal of which is to survive twelve hours against a gang of sadistic clowns.

Director: Rob Zombie | Stars: Malcolm McDowell, Richard Brake, Jeff Daniel Phillips, Sheri Moon Zombie

Votes: 14,968 | Gross: $0.78M

2. 6 Degrees of Hell (2012)

Not Rated | 90 min | Horror

Six individuals are caught up in a supernatural perfect storm, as an evil lays claim to one of them while threatening to tear apart the soul of a small Pennsylvania town.

Director: Joe Raffa | Stars: Corey Feldman, Brian Anthony Wilson, Nicole Cinaglia, David J. Bonner

Votes: 579

3. All Hallows' Eve (2013)

Unrated | 83 min | Horror, Thriller

A babysitter finds a VHS tape which features various sinister murders performed by a psychotic clown.

Director: Damien Leone | Stars: Katie Maguire, Catherine A. Callahan, Marie Maser, Kayla Lian

Votes: 4,437

4. All Hallows' Eve 2 (2015)

Unrated | 91 min | Horror

A woman finds a VHS tape on her doorstep that shows a series of gruesome tales that could be real. But the true danger is the pumpkin-faced killer that's using the tape to find his next victim.

Directors: Bryan Norton, Jesse Baget, Elias Benavidez, Andrés Borghi, Jay Holben, Mike Kochansky, James Kondelik, Jon Kondelik, Antonio Padovan, Ryan Patch, Marc Roussel | Stars: Andrea Monier, Damien Monier, Helen Rogers, Tyler Rossell

Votes: 1,182

5. All Hallows' Eve (2007 Video)

R | 73 min | Horror

October 31st begins like any other day. Adults go to work. Children go to school. But when night falls, the real party begins. That's when a young group of friends get together to tell some... See full summary »

Director: Harry Sparks | Stars: Stuart DeMattia, Colleen Stein, Serena Lorien, Bryant Sullivan

Votes: 69

6. All Hallows Eve: October 30th (2015)

Not Rated | 105 min | Horror, Thriller

A schizophrenic filmmaker, traumatized since childhood by the murder of his mother, writes and plots a retelling of his past staring a naive teenage girl and her friends while a creepy old man haunts them in the woods.

Director: Ryan Byrne | Stars: Marie-Josee Dionne, Dylan Cook, Catherine-rain Wilcox, Ryan Byrne

Votes: 81

7. All Hallows Evil: Lord of the Harvest (2012)

147 min | Horror

An Evil force is summoned on All Hallows Eve, and now the sleepy town of Hallowed Hill will endure the dark Lords vengeance.

Director: Ron McLellen | Stars: Ian Isaksson, Alyssa Lewis, Rusty Smith, Adam Rosenberg

Votes: 34

8. All Saints Eve (2015)

83 min | Horror

A sinister preacher in the 1800's leads an angry church mob to murder a farmer and his family, all to gain the coveted McKale farmland. In his dying breath, the farmer incites an evil curse... See full summary »

Director: Gerry Lively | Stars: Marc Macaulay, Bingo O'Malley, Mere Davis, Katrina Darrell

Votes: 70

9. American Horror House (2012 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 83 min | Horror

It's Halloween night. A sorority house is inundated with ghosts while the housemother goes on a killing spree.

Director: Darin Scott | Stars: Alessandra Torresani, Jackie Tuttle, Dave Davis, Morgan Fairchild

Votes: 679

10. As Night Comes (2014)

R | 103 min | Crime, Drama

Troubled seventeen-year-old Sean Holloway falls in with a group of teenage outcasts called "The Misfits," known around town for their petty crimes and vandalism. But things begin to spiral ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Zelniker | Stars: Luke Baines, Myko Olivier, Evanne Friedmann, Stacia Hitt

Votes: 193

11. Autumn (I) (2009)

R | 110 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

A horrible virus kills billions within minutes. The few survivors that are left have to deal with the shock of the apocalypse, and they have no idea that things are about to get much worse.

Director: Steven Rumbelow | Stars: Dexter Fletcher, Dickon Tolson, Lana Kamenov, Anton Brejak

Votes: 1,480

12. Babysitter Massacre (2013)

78 min | Horror, Thriller

A faceless killer is slaughtering young women during the night of Halloween, stalking a group of best friends and former babysitters.

Director: Henrique Couto | Stars: Erin R. Ryan, Marylee Osborne, Joni Durian, Tara Clark

Votes: 246

13. The Barn (I) (2016)

Not Rated | 88 min | Horror

Its Halloween 1989, best friends Sam and Josh are trying to enjoy what's left of their final Devil's Night before graduating high school. But trouble arises when the two pals and a group of... See full summary »

Director: Justin M. Seaman | Stars: Mitchell Musolino, Will Stout, Lexi Dripps, Cortland Woodard

Votes: 867

14. The Bates Haunting (2012)

Not Rated | 76 min | Horror, Thriller

One year ago, Agnes Rickover attended opening night at the Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride to see her best friend Lily's dramatic debut. A horrific accident resulted in Agnes witnessing ... See full summary »

Director: Byron Turk | Stars: Jean Louise O'Sullivan, Zachary Fletcher, Dante Zucca, Ryan Dunn

Votes: 492

15. Beg (II) (2011)

90 min | Horror

Jack Fox, a burnt out detective, is being forced into early retirement, as the worst serial killer since the Boston Strangler begins a killing spree through the streets of Salem. When ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin MacDonald | Stars: Tony Moran, Tony Todd, P.J. Soles, Brandon Stumpf

Votes: 68

16. Tormented (2014)

TV-MA | 83 min | Horror, Thriller

Kylie Winters, a bullied and self-loathing teen, reluctantly agrees to babysit at an isolated country mansion on Halloween night. When a small boy in a pig mask appears at the door ... See full summary »

Director: Audrey Cummings | Stars: Alysa King, Samora Smallwood, Bart Rochon, Aaron Chartrand

Votes: 1,527

17. Black Eve (2010)

Unrated | 78 min | Horror

A closed down department store is the setting for a wild Halloween party for a group of friends. The following morning, a woman, dressed in a jewel thief costume , wakes up in one of the ... See full summary »

Director: Ryan M. Andrews | Stars: Eva James, Neil Green, Veronika London, Kassandra Santos Millen

Votes: 96

18. Boo (2005)

R | 94 min | Horror

A handful of college students get trapped in a haunted hospital on Halloween.

Director: Anthony C. Ferrante | Stars: Trish Coren, Rachel Harland, Jilon VanOver, Happy Mahaney

Votes: 4,470

19. The Bunnyman: The Sleepy Ridge Murders (2009)

Not Rated | 126 min | Horror

On Halloween night, Cotton Peters, dressed in a pink and white bunny costume, slaughtered his family and went on a killing spree that lasted for two years before he was finally apprehended ... See full summary »

Directors: David Brown, Jason Brown | Stars: James Koncyk, Britteny Lynn Schruefer, David W. Scott, Trent Stover

Votes: 5

20. Caesar and Otto's Paranormal Halloween (2015)

Not Rated | 89 min | Comedy, Horror

Paternal half brothers Caesar (Dave Campfield) and Otto (Paul Chomicki) live out some of horror's most terrifying scenes when they agree to house sit a home filled with ghostly visions, ... See full summary »

Director: Dave Campfield | Stars: Dave Campfield, Paul Chomicki, Ken MacFarlane, Deron Miller

Votes: 88

21. The Caretaker (I) (2008)

R | 82 min | Comedy, Horror

A group of boys think that taking their girlfriends to a haunted house is all in good fun, but it turns out that the urban legend about the place is very real.

Director: Bryce Olson | Stars: Kira Verrastro, James Immekus, Jennifer Freeman, Andrew St. John

Votes: 426

22. Carver (2015)

75 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

A group of teenagers are haunted by a despicable act they committed when they were younger. Their actions caused the deaths of three innocent people. Now, on the anniversary of those deaths... See full summary »

Director: Emily DiPrimio | Stars: Lea Davis, Mark Ryan Anderson, Alex Tordi, Adrian Arthur

Votes: 56

23. C.H.U.D. II: Bud the Chud (1989)

R | 84 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

A military experiment to create a race of super-warriors go awry, and legions of murderous zombies are unleased upon a surburan neighborhood.

Director: David Irving | Stars: Brian Robbins, Bill Calvert, Tricia Leigh Fisher, Gerrit Graham

Votes: 2,933

24. The Clown Murders (1976)

R | 96 min | Drama, Mystery, Horror

Four men kidnap an old girlfriend on Halloween night as a joke to ruin a real estate deal, only to have a very real clown-masked killer stalk them seeking revenge.

Director: Martyn Burke | Stars: Stephen Young, Susan Keller, Lawrence Dane, John Candy

Votes: 325

25. Clownhouse (1989)

R | 81 min | Horror

Just before Halloween, three young brothers alone in a big house are menaced by three escaped mental patients who have murdered some traveling circus clowns and taken their identities.

Director: Victor Salva | Stars: Nathan Forrest Winters, Brian McHugh, Sam Rockwell, Michael Jerome West

Votes: 3,984

26. The Collingswood Story (2002)

Unrated | 80 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

A young girl staying in touch with her boyfriend via a webcam discovers an unimaginable horror linked to the house she just moved into.

Director: Michael Costanza | Stars: Stephanie Dees, Johnny Burton, Diane Behrens, Grant Edmonds

Votes: 1,220

27. The Coven (2015)

Not Rated | 90 min | Fantasy, Horror

In Highgate London, five young teenagers hoping to witness Pagan activity, camp in historic Queen's Wood on Halloween but soon discover they are part of the ritual when a mysterious Biker hunts them down.

Director: John Mackie | Stars: Dexter Fletcher, Cloe Mackie, Holly Mackie, Mark Harris

Votes: 489

28. Cowboys Vs. Vampires (2010)

TV-14 | 94 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

Dead West - or The Rise of the Horror Genre and the Fall of the Western. The story of a western movie actor (Johnny Dust) still trying to make it big in a western film studio and theme park... See full summary »

Director: Douglas Myers | Stars: Jasen Wade, Angélica Celaya, Shannon Whirry, Ariel Myers

Votes: 297

29. Creature Feature (2015)

79 min | Horror

Creature Feature is five interwoven tales of terror that occur one foggy Halloween night in Georgia. A babysitter learns a new appreciation for fine art and hard lesson about the ... See full summary »

Director: Chase Smith | Stars: Tenille Houston, Jason Vail, Giana Alexis Cambria, Michael Maponga

Votes: 91

30. Creepshow (1982)

R | 120 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

59 Metascore

An anthology which tells five terrifying tales based on the E.C. horror comic books of the 1950s.

Director: George A. Romero | Stars: Hal Holbrook, Leslie Nielsen, Adrienne Barbeau, E.G. Marshall

Votes: 37,457 | Gross: $19.73M

31. CreepTales (2004 Video)

105 min | Comedy, Horror

On Halloween night, two shabby, dimwitted hunchbacks dig up the anthology horror video CreepTales that was buried with their Uncle Munger, and show it to their dimwitted monster friends.

Directors: Tim Boxell, Stephen Hegyes, Steve Hegyi, Ken Mandel, Greg Middleton, Roger Nygard, James Salisbury, Rod Slane | Stars: Jess Sherman, Michael Minton, Tim Choate, Bill Peck

Votes: 138

32. The Crow (1994)

R | 102 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

71 Metascore

A man brutally murdered comes back to life as an undead avenger of his and his fiancée's murder.

Director: Alex Proyas | Stars: Brandon Lee, Michael Wincott, Rochelle Davis, Ernie Hudson

Votes: 154,977 | Gross: $50.69M

33. Cry Wolf (2005)

PG-13 | 90 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

39 Metascore

Eight unsuspecting high school seniors at a posh boarding school, who delight themselves on playing games of lies, come face-to-face with terror and learn that nobody believes a liar - even when they're telling the truth.

Director: Jeff Wadlow | Stars: Julian Morris, Lindy Booth, Jared Padalecki, Erica Yates

Votes: 24,954 | Gross: $10.05M

34. Dark Carnival (1993)

Unrated | 90 min | Horror

A group of students open up a "haunted house" for Halloween to try to raise some money. They soon discover that someone, or something, is in the house with them, and begins killing them off one by one.

Director: Eric Worthington | Stars: Miki Welling, Lynnie M. Horrigan, Micail Buse, Michael Murdock

Votes: 157

35. Dark Night of the Pumpkinman (2011 Video)

Not Rated | 53 min | Horror, Mystery

A traumatized middle-aged man (Jim Trumbull) gets reacquainted from an obscure figure from the past while discovering missing clues from his sister's bizarre disappearance 17 years prior. ... See full summary »

Director: Britton Stebbins | Stars: Britton Stebbins, David Bonandrini, Samantha Mae Avery, Carmen Adolphus

Votes: 7

36. Dark Night of the Pumpkinman 2 (2012)

79 min | Horror

The small Mid-western town of Rockford is still haunted by the series of bizarre killings. The voluptuous, tempestuous vigilante Dr. Sylvia Trumbull is salivating revenge from the ... See full summary »

Director: Britton Stebbins | Stars: Carey Torrice, Britton Stebbins, Dominic Ryan Gabriel, Brooklyn Cadena

Votes: 17

37. Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1981 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 96 min | Horror

In a small Southern town, a wrongfully-killed man exacts revenge on those who murdered him from beyond the grave.

Director: Frank De Felitta | Stars: Charles Durning, Robert F. Lyons, Claude Earl Jones, Lane Smith

Votes: 4,490

38. Dark Walker (2003 Video)

R | 90 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

Darkwalker centers around a haunted house amusement park near Fresno, Californa called Hobb's Grove (yes, it's a real place), where a group of teenagers get Halloween jobs working there. ... See full summary »

Director: Danny Draven | Stars: Kathleen Taylor, Michael Sage, Rick Irvin, Brenda Matthews

Votes: 369

39. The Dead Hate Their Late Fees (2005)

Not Rated | 62 min | Comedy, Horror

This hilariously frightening horror/comedy is about a group of video store employees who've been locked inside the store on Halloween night, and now find themselves under siege by the undead! Will any of them live to see the morning?

Director: Andrew Murga | Stars: David Bates, Collin Carefoot, Marc Cerda, Dylan Fields

40. Dead Scared (2004)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Horror

A teacher unlocks an ancient evil and uses his newfound powers to kill off his students one by one.

Director: Rolfe Kanefsky | Stars: Brad Dourif, Brooke Burke, Nectar Rose, Philip Andrew

Votes: 1,621

41. Deadly Friend (1986)

R | 91 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

After his friend is killed by her abusive father, the new kid in town attempts to save her by implanting robotic microchips into her brain.

Director: Wes Craven | Stars: Matthew Labyorteaux, Kristy Swanson, Michael Sharrett, Anne Twomey

Votes: 6,109 | Gross: $8.99M

43. Death on Demand (2008)

R | 90 min | Horror

"Wealthy college student Richard Sachs arranges a web broadcast contest originating from a local haunted house. He entices three young couples to spend Halloween night in the abandoned ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Matalon | Stars: Jerry Broome, Suzannah Lawson Matalon, Bridget Megan Clark, Daphne Ciccarelle

Votes: 421

44. Doll Killer (2013)

70 min | Horror

You've met Chucky the killer doll, now meet Charlie Crandall the DOLL KILLER. From the grim urban squalor a tortured man is compelled to murder women and leave dolls at each crime scene. Is... See full summary »

Director: Dustin Ferguson | Stars: Brandon Aylor, Kia Beason, Jennii Caroline, Andrea McCain

Votes: 28

45. Donnie Darko (2001)

R | 113 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

88 Metascore

A troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a man in a large rabbit suit who manipulates him to commit a series of crimes, after he narrowly escapes a bizarre accident.

Director: Richard Kelly | Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jena Malone, Mary McDonnell, Holmes Osborne

Votes: 696,235 | Gross: $1.48M

46. Don't Look in the Cellar (2008)

Unrated | 88 min | Horror

A group of college students regret their decision to sneak into the cellar of a haunted asylum on Halloween. One by one they encounter Smiley, the last of a flawed bloodline.

Director: Dennis Devine | Stars: Randal Malone, Shevaun Kastl, Tara Shayne, Jed Rowen

Votes: 263

47. Ernest Scared Stupid (1991)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

38 Metascore

Ernest accidentally unleashes an ugly troll that plots to transform children into wooden dolls in the town of Briarville, Missouri.

Director: John R. Cherry III | Stars: Jim Varney, Eartha Kitt, Austin Nagler, Shay Astar

Votes: 9,898 | Gross: $14.14M

48. Evil Breed: The Legend of Samhain (2003)

R | 78 min | Comedy, Horror

Two American tourists on a romantic camping trip are brutally murdered. A few days later, during the ancient festival of Samhain, a group of American university students moves into a ... See full summary »

Director: Christian Viel | Stars: Bobbie Phillips, Howard Rosenstein, Ginger Lynn, Chasey Lain

Votes: 1,445

49. Face (2012)

Not Rated | 75 min | Horror, Thriller

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