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Top 10 Best Upcoming Horror Movies In 2024 (Updated May 2024)

Here are the release dates and teasers for everything from Nosferatu to The Crow to BEETLEJUICE 2.

Prepare to experience fear and adrenaline with the most anticipated horror movies in 2024.

Anticipation builds as audiences eagerly await the release of spine-chilling tales that promise to haunt their dreams. From supernatural entities to psychological thrillers, these upcoming films are set to deliver an experience like never before.

Each movie on this list brings its own unique blend of suspense, terror, and unforgettable moments that will leave audiences gripping their seats in fear.

Whether you’re a seasoned horror enthusiast or a casual moviegoer, each movie on this list brings its own blend of suspense and terror that will leave audiences gripping their seats in fear.

If you are looking for a good scare, there’s something for everyone in the lineup of this top 10 upcoming horror movies of 2024.

10. Terrifier 3

Release DateOctober 25, 2024 
DirectorDamien Leone
CastDavid Howard Thornton, Lauren LaVera, Lauren LaVera

Terrifier, the third installment of the horror franchise, will be released in late 2024. Directed and written by Damien Leone, this ultra-violent movie stars David Howard Thornton as the chilling Art the Clown.

In this sequel, set during Christmas time, Art brings his wave of terror to the citizens of Miles County on Christmas Eve.

Familiar faces return, with Lauren LaVera reprising her role as Sienna, and Samantha Scaffidi as Victoria Heyes.

While the details about the plot are still a mystery, fans can expect the same thrills and suspense that made the previous films so gripping.

With Damien Leone back in the director’s chair, Terrifier 3 promises to be a heart-pounding experience for horror fans.

9. Nosferatu

Release DateDecember 25, 2024
DirectorRobert Eggers
CastBill Skarsgård, Willem Dafoe, Emma Corrin, Lily-Rose Depp

Nosferatu,” is an upcoming American gothic horror film directed by Robert Eggers.

Set in the eerie landscapes of both Transylvania and Germany, the story follows a haunted young woman who becomes infatuated with and terrorized by an ancient Transylvanian vampire, portrayed by Bill Skarsgård.

Director Robert Eggers draws inspiration from the original 1922 “Nosferatu” film and the video game “Bloodborne,” for his latest cinema addition.

Even though the trailers and teasers for this movie are not yet out fans are sure Willem Dafoe is joining the cast as Professor Albin Eberhart

This production by Studio 8 and Maiden Voyage Pictures is sure to deliver a horrific cinematic experience.

8. MaXXXine

Release DateJuly 5, 2024
DirectorTi West
CastMia Goth, Halsey, Elizabeth Debicki

MaXXXine” is an upcoming slasher film directed by Ti West. It is the third installment in the X film series and the direct sequel to “X” and “Pearl.”

The film is set in 1980s Hollywood, and its plot revolves around Maxine Minx, an adult film star and aspiring actress who finally gets her big break.

However, a mysterious killer stalks the starlets of Hollywood and she needs to find a way to save herself.

7. Speak No Evil

Release DateSeptember 13, 2024
DirectorJames Watkins
CastJames McAvoy, Mackenzie Davis, Scoot McNairy

Director James Watkins recently revealed his new project “Speak No Evil,” a psychological horror-thriller that he says is a spine-tingling experience.

This film, a remake of the 2022 Danish movie of the same name, is set for release in the fall of 2024.

The story revolves around a family invited for a weekend getaway by their friends at a picturesque country estate, only to discover sinister intentions lurking beneath the surface.

With an ensemble cast featuring renowned actors like James McAvoy, Mackenzie Davis, and Scoot McNairy, “Speak No Evil” promises to deliver gripping suspense and heart-pounding thrills to its audience.

6. The Watchers

Release DateJune 7, 2024
DirectorIshana Night Shyamalan
CastDakota Fanning, Georgina Campbell, Olwen Fouéré

The Watchers,” an upcoming American supernatural horror film is written and directed by Ishana Night Shyamalan daughter of renowned director M. Night Shyamalan. This movie will be the Ishana’s directorial debut.

Based on the novel by A.M. Shine, this movie tells the story of Mina, a 28-year-old artist who finds herself stranded in an untouched forest in western Ireland.

As Mina seeks shelter, she unwittingly becomes confined by mysterious creatures lurking in the shadows.

Starring Dakota Fanning and Georgina Campbell, this chilling tale promises to keep audiences on the edge of their seats.

Initially scheduled for April 2024, the release date was later changed to June 7.

5. Aliens: Romulus

Alien: Romulus,” is the latest project from renowned horror director Fede Álvarez, known for groundbreaking films like “Don’t Breathe” and “Evil Dead.”

Serving as the seventh installment in the Alien franchise, “Alien: Romulus” is set between the events of Ridley Scott’s “Alien” (1979) and James Cameron’s “Aliens” (1986).

This film promises to deliver terrifying encounters with the iconic Xenomorph creature.

Working closely with the special effects crew from the past Aliens movie, the production team ensures consistency with the franchise’s visual style.

The heavily teased Xenomorph design offers a fresh and new interpretation of the classic alien antagonist.

When the trailer was released on March 20, 2024, fans’ anticipation for Alien: Romulus was at an all-time high. Scheduled for release in August 2024, it is poised to be a must-watch for horror enthusiasts everywhere.

4. Beetlejuice Beetlejuice

Release DateSeptember 6, 2024
DirectorTim Burton
CastMichael Keaton, Monica Bellucci, Jenna Ortega

Get ready for a spooky reunion with Beetlejuice in the highly anticipated follow-up to the beloved 1988 comedy classic “Beetlejuice Beetlejuice.”

Michael Keaton, Winona Ryder, and Catherine O’Hara, joined by newcomer Jenna Ortega, are returning to the iconic roles.

Scheduled for release in the fall of 2024, the film is sure to deliver laughs and chills as Beetlejuice returns to haunt a new house.

With a trailer already showcasing the plot and cast, we can’t wait to revisit this comedic horror tale’s quirky world.

3. A Quiet Place: Day One

Release DateJune 28, 2024
DirectorMichael Sarnoski
CastDjimon Hounsou, Lupita Nyong’o, Joseph Quinn

A Quiet Place: Day One” is the prequel to the superhit 2018 horror thriller “A Quiet Place.” It was directed by Michael Sarnoski and based on a story by John Krasinski and Michael Sarnoski.

The film follows the events of the original 2018 film, a thriller set in a post-apocalyptic world where humans must remain silent to avoid being hunted by creatures with highly sensitive hearing abilities.

In A Quiet Place: Day One, the film explores the creatures’ origin story and how they came to Earth to wreak havoc.

This gripping tale, Starring Djimon Hounsou, Lupita Nyong’o, Joseph Quinn, and Alex Wolff, will be released in theaters this summer.

2. LongLegs

Release DateJuly 12, 2024
DirectorOsgood Perkins
CastMaika Monroe, Nicolas Cage, Alicia Witt

LongLegs” is an American horror thriller film written and directed by Osgood Perkins set to release in mid-2024.

The movie features Maika Monroe, Nicolas Cage, Alicia Witt, and Blair Underwood.

According to the teaser trailer released in February 2024, the film follows FBI Agent Lee Harker as she investigates an unsolved serial killer case that takes unexpected turns, revealing evidence of the occult.

The film is scheduled to hit cinemas on July 12, 2024. Multiple teaser trailers showcasing its scary elements are available online.

1. The Crow

Release DateAugust 23, 2024
DirectorRupert Sanders
CastBill Skarsgård, FKA twigs, Danny Huston

Rupert Sanders‘s “The Crow” is a reboot and remake of Alex Proyas’s 1994 film of the same name.

In the 2024 adaptation, Bill Skarsgård portrays the character Eric Draven, who is a murdered musician given the chance to save his fiancée, Shelly, by sacrificing himself.

Armed with supernatural abilities, Eric sets out for vengeance against those responsible for their brutal murders.

The trailer for the film has been shared, revealing an intense and tragic story for audience to enjoy.

Bijen Pradhan
Bijen Pradhan
Bijen Pradhan is an editor for roadtopeacefilms, with a keen eye for detail and a knack for curating captivating content that resonates with readers. His articles offer readers a curated selection of movie insights and trends


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