30 Days of Night
Most of the inhabitants of the isolated town of Barrow, Alaska go south for the winter, while the town is plunged into complete darkness for an entire month each year. But a mysterious group of bloodthirsty vampires appears, ready to take advantage of the darkness and feed on the town's residents. As the night continues Sheriff Eben (Josh Hartnett), his estranged wife Stella (Melissa George), and an ever-shrinking group of survivors must do anything they can to last until daylight.
A Nightmare on Elm Street
This is a remake of the 1984 thriller about the unforgettable horror icon - Freddy Krueger (now played by Jackie Earle Haley), a serial-killer who wields a glove with four blades embedded in the fingers who kills teenagers in their dreams, resulting in their actual deaths in reality. As long as they stay awake, they can protect each other, but when they sleep, there is no escape.
An American Haunting Donald Sutherland and Sissy Spacek star in a ghost story about the only documented case in U.S. history in which supernatural forces caused a person's death. Too bad they didn't make a better film.
At his going-away party, Rob (Michael Stahl-David) and his friends feel a tremendous jolt and rush outside after the lights go out. Confusion gives way to panic as the party-goers stumble through the dark New York City streets and find a changed landscape that's been overtaken by something otherworldly and terrifying - a gigantic monster.
Soon after a rising young singer-songwriter (Garrett Hedlund) gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star (Gwyneth Paltrow), the pair embarks on a career resurrection tour helmed by her husband/manager (Tim McGraw) and featuring a beauty-queen-turned-singer (Leighton Meester). Between concerts, romantic entanglements and old demons threaten to derail them all.
In this slasher/thriller, things go drastically wrong for a group of young, good looking British vacationers looking for fun and maybe a little bit of trouble as they get caught up in a drug-fueled orgy off the coast of Spain.
Antonio Banderas and Rebecca Romijn-Stamos star in this stylish thriller from Brian DePalma that's another of his Hitchcock-type suspensers, but it's a lot more erotic, violent, exciting and often hard to follow, but nevertheless fun to watch.
Final Destination 5
One man's premonition saves a group of coworkers from a terrifying suspension bridge collapse. But this group of unsuspecting souls was never supposed to survive, and, in a terrifying race against time, the ill-fated group frantically tries to discover a way to escape death.
Friday the 13th
In this remake of the original 1980 slasher thriller, a group of attractive young adults end up missing in the woods near the abandoned Camp Crystal Lake, where they soon encounter Jason Voorhees (Derek Mears) in his hockey mask and his deadly intentions.
High school senior Charlie Brewster (Anton Yelchin) finally has it all. He's "in" with the popular crowd and dating the most coveted girl in his school (Imogen Poots). In fact, he's so cool he's even dissing Jerry (Colin Farrell) his next door neighbor who his best friend says is a vampire. Could he really be one?
The creepy Jack the Ripper story is back on screen again, this time with Johnny Depp playing a Cockney inspector whose best sleuthing is done when he's under the influence of opium. Lovely Heather Graham plays the main prostitute and love interest.
This is just another haunted house tale transplanted to an old creaky ship, but even if you're a fan of horror movies, this one has a plot that's loaded with enough holes to sink it quickly, and poor Julianna Margulies (ER) can't seem to get a decent film role.
After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers (Tyler Mane), now a grown man and still very dangerous, is mistakenly released from the mental institution (where he was committed as a 10 year old) and he immediately sets off to find his baby sister, Laurie. Anyone who crosses his path is in mortal danger.
Hannibal Rising Gaspard Ulliel plays the young Hannibal Lecter, alone and without any means of support, and forced to live in a miserable boarding school that was once his family’s home. He flees to Paris to find his uncle, but only finds his mysterious Japanese widow, (Gong Li), who takes him in. But her kindness and love cannot quiet his nightmares. Showing an aptitude for science he is accepted into medical school, where he hones his skills and where his rage, terror and savagery is ignited.
This computer-animated chiller has a minimal plot about some musicians who sell their soul for a shot at stardom. The surreal visual effects and a pleasant guitar-based score should delight most of the family, but beware if you have easily frightened children.
Hostel: Part II
Three young American co-eds studying in Rome set off for a weekend trip when they run into a beautiful model from one of their classes on her way to an exotic destination. She invites them to come along, assuring them they will be able to relax and rejuvenate. But they soon find themselves victims of the fantasies of some wealthy men who have come to the Hostel to find grisly entertainment.
In this bloody serial killer comedy, a small town high school student (Megan Fox) is possessed by a hungry demon and becomes a pale and sickly creature looking for guys to snack on, until her lifelong best friend Needy (Amanda Seyfried), who lives in Jennifer's shadow, step-ups to protect the town's young men, including her nerdy boyfriend Chip (Johnny Simmons).
David Lynch has returned to his bizarre filmmaking tricks after a five year hiatus. The critics love this film which is stylish and provacative and has some wonderful new performers, but if you're looking for a film that makes any sense, forget about this one.
My Bloody Valentine
Tom Hanniger (Jensen Ackles) returns to his hometown on the tenth anniversary of the Valentine's night massacre that claimed the lives of 22 people. Instead of a homecoming, however, Tom finds himself suspected of committing the murders, and it seems like his old flame (Jaime King) is the only one who believes he's innocent.
One Missed Call
This remake of a Japanese horror movie stars Shannyn Sossamon and Edward Burns. The story begins when several college students receive voice-mails messages which include the date, time, and some of the details about their forthcoming deaths - just two days later.
This is seriously scary tale of supernatural horror concerning a typical suburban "starter" tract house in San Diego, California that is haunted. The house makes no secret of the fact that it is not pleased with its new tenants - Katie (Katie Featherson) and Micah (Micah Sloat), a young couple who've just moved in.
Paranormal Activity 2
After experiencing what they think are a series of "break-ins", a family sets up security cameras around their home, only to realize that the events unfolding before them are more sinister than they seem.
Paranormal Activity 3
In 1988, two young sisters befriend an invisible entity who resides in their home. Now grown, Katie (Katie Featherston) and Kristi (Sprague Grayden) try to make sense of the supernatural events they experienced as children.
After a sudden underwater tremor sets free scores of the prehistoric man-eating fish, an unlikely group of strangers must band together to stop themselves from becoming fish food for the area's new razor-toothed residents.
It's a big night for Donna (Brittany Snow) who's survived a horrible tragedy, but has finally moved on and is enjoying her senior year of high school. Surrounded by her best friends, she should be safe from her past. But when her Prom Night turns deadly, there is only one person who could be responsible ((Johnathon Schaech)...a man she thought was incarcerated forever.
Resident Evil: Extinction
Based on the wildly popular video game series "Resident Evil: Extinction" picks up where the last film left off as survivors of the Raccoon City catastrophe travel across Nevada which has become a desert-like zombie planet, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice (Millia Jovovich) joins the caravan and their fight against the evil Umbrella Corp.
Saw - The Final Chapter
As a deadly battle rages over Jigsaw's brutal legacy, a group of Jigsaw survivors gathers to seek the support of self-help guru and fellow survivor Bobby Dagen (Sean Patrick Flanery), a man whose own dark secrets unleash a new wave of terror.
Jigsaw (Tobin Bell) lays on his deathbed as he and his protégé Amanda (Shawnee Smith) hide from the police. To try to keep him alive, Amanda kidnaps a surgeon (Bahar Soomekh) and forces her to operate, while the father of a boy killed in a car accident (Angus Macfayden) goes through a gauntlet of Jigsaw's traps attempting to get even with those responsible.
Jigsaw (Tobin Bell) and his apprentice are dead. Now, two FBI profilers, Agent Strahm(Scott Patterson) and Agent Perez (Athena Karkanis), arrive in the terrified community to assist veteran Detective Hoffman (Costas Mandylor) in sifting through Jigsaw's grizzly remains, pick up the pieces and track down his other potential victims.
In this 4th sequel, with everyone else dead and rotting, it's up to Hoffman (Costas Mandylor) to continue Jigsaw's murderous traditions. When he feels that his identity might be discovered, the killer has to use all his training as a detective to track down anything, and anyone, that might expose him.
Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell), now the author of a self-help book, returns home to Woodsboro on the last stop of her book tour. There she reconnects with Sheriff Dewey (David Arquette) and Gale (Courteney Cox), who are now married, and then she's visited by the Ghostface Killer.
Seven, mostly British employees of an international weapons manufacturer are being treated to a team-building weekend at the company’s newly built luxury lodge, but their corporate weekend is sabotaged by a deadly enemy and things quickly get bloody. Luckly there's a lot of humor which might help you get through some of the nasty horror.
Shark Night 3D
Arriving by boat at her family's Louisiana lake island cabin, Sara (Sara Paxton) and her friends quickly strip down to their swimsuits for a weekend of fun in the sun. But when star football player Malik (Sinqua Walls) stumbles from the salt-water lake with his arm torn off, the party mood quickly evaporates. Assuming the injury was caused by a freak wake-boarding accident, the group realizes they have to get Malik to a hospital on the other side of the lake, and fast.
Mel Gibson stars as a farmer who discovers a pattern of circles and lines carved into his corn field. This stylish and intelligent horror thriller may well be M. Night Shyamalan's strongest shocker to date, but doesn't quite live up to it's promise.
This remake of a 1983 horror movie is about five sorority girls who inadvertently cause the murder of one of their sisters in a prank gone wrong. But, they agree to keep the matter to themselves and never speak of it again. But will they succeed, or might she return?
Stephen King's The Mist
A freak storm unleashes a killer fog that rolls into a Maine community and traps a group of terrified townsfolk in a supermarket as it unleashes a menagerie of otherworldly predators and the band of citizens holed-up in the store fight for their lives. Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden and Andre Braugher are among the terrified hostages.
Angelina Jolie plays an FBI profiler who doesn't rely on traditional crime-solving techniques. Her unconventional approach is called for when Montreal police have a serial killer on its hands. Ethan Hawke, Olivier Martinez and Kiefer Sutherland costar in this somber thriller.
The terrifying story of an all-female caving expedition that goes horribly wrong, with a cast of newcomers all of whom give excellent performances. It's one of the scariest movies of the year.
The Exorcism of Emily Rose Laura Linney plays a lawyer defending a Catholic priest played by Tom Wilkinson who's accused in the death of a 19 year-old girl who was possessed by demons. Campbell Scott plays the prosecuting attorney in this supernatural thriller.
The Eye Jessica Alba plays an accomplished, independent concert violinist who is also blind and has been waiting her whole life for a corneal transplant to restore her sight. After the operation and with the help of her ophthalmologist (Alessandro Nivola) and her older sister (Parker Posey), she learns to see again, but unexplainable frightening visions start to haunt her and she is convinced that her anonymous eye donor has somehow caused her problem.
The Life of David Gale
Kevin Spacey and Kate Winslet star in this sometimes suspenseful thriller that will stir your emotions and hold your interest, although it's basicly just a manipulative polemic against the death penalty.
The Manchurian Candidate
Academy Award® winners Denzel Washington and Meryl Streep, along with Golden Globe and Emmy nominee Liev Schreiber, fascinate a whole new generation of audiences in Academy Award® winner Jonathan Demme's exciting political thriller about a brainwashed soldier.
In this horror movie, Dylan McDermott and Penelope Ann Miller play a married couple who move their family to a farm in North Dakota after a number of emotional and financial setbacks have nearly wrecked their marriage. Their sullen teenage daughter is played by Kristen Stewart who along with her younger brother (age 3) begins seeing strange things and hearing weird noises. John Corbett plays a hired hand on the farm where things quickly become creepy.
In this remake of the 1976 horror classic, Liev Schreiber plays the newly appointed U.S. ambassador to England. When his son was born, died, and was replaced by an alternate baby, he didn't let his wife played by Julia Stiles know. Things get really strange when they hire a scary nanny played by Mia Farrow.
Seminary student Michael Kovak (Colin O'Donoghue ) is sent to study exorcism at the Vatican, in spite of his doubts about the controversial practice. When he meets the unorthodox Father Lucas (Anthony Hopkins), he is drawn into a troubling case and he finds an evil so violent and terrifying that it forces him to question everything he has ever believed.
The Skeleton Key
Set in the dark atmospheric atmospheric backwoods just outside of New Orleans, Kate Hudson plays a live-in nurse hired to care for the ailing husband (John Hurt) of an elderly woman (Gena Rowlands) in their foreboding and decrepit mansion. Intrigued by their mysterious and secretive ways, and with a skeleton key that unlocks every door, she discovers a hidden attic room that holds a deadly and terrifying secret.
The monsters that live in the woods won't come into the village and kill people if villagers don’t go beyond its borders. Of course, there is one young man who wants to venture out, but he's forbidden by the town elders until something happens that changes all the rules. Adrien Brody, Joaquin Phoenix, Sigorney Weaver and William Hurt star.
The Wicker Man
Police officer Edward Malus (Nicolas Cage) travels to a remote island off the coast of Washington State to help his former girlfriend (Kate Beahan), find her missing daughter. There, he is drawn into a web of ancient traditions and murderous deceit, and each step he takes toward finding the lost child brings him one step closer to a festival of “death and rebirth” involving a "Wicker Man."
Beautiful women, lovely beaches, a friendly, open culture. Alex (Josh Duhamel) goes along with his sister Bea (Olivia Wilde) and her best friend ( Beau Garrett) for their first time abroad. These attractive young Americans went to exotic Brazil for fun, adventure and the promise of foreign pleasures, but they get much more than they ever expected, and the more they try to escape, the deeper they are driven into a nightmare of human horror and unspeakable crimes.
Underworld: Rise of the Lycans
The prequel story traces the origins of the centuries-old blood feud between the aristocratic vampires and their onetime slaves, the Lycans. In the Dark Ages, a young Lycan named Lucian (Michael Sheen) emerges as a powerful leader who rallies the werewolves to rise up against Viktor (Bill Nighy), the cruel vampire king who has enslaved them. Lucian is joined by his secret lover, Sonja (Rhona Mitra), in his battle against the Vampire army and his struggle for Lycan freedom.
White Noise Michael Keaton plays an architect who's shattered by the unexplained disappearance and death of his wife (Chandra West). He's contacted by a man who claims to be receiving messages from Anna through EVP (a process through which the dead communicate through household recording devices)
After America is ravaged by a zombie plague, a lone band of survivors fights the living dead while they cross the nation from coast to coast. Columbus (Jesse Eisenberg) has made a habit of running from whatever scares him, but Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson) has no fears. Still, when they cross paths they must face the most terrifying prospect of all: each other.