The following table shows the theatrical, Video on Demand, and BluRay/DVD release dates for upcoming horror movies over the next 2 years (highly anticipated releases in bold).
Upcoming Horror Movie Releases (2017, 2018, 2019) Onlinemoviesvideos
1) Bloodrunners Dan Lantz 3/7/2017 DVD Ice T stars in this action/horror about a corrupt cop who discovers a popular speakeasy has been taken over by vampires.
)2 Incarnate Brad Peyton 3/7/2017 DVD DVD release of the Aaron Eckhart led horror film about a man with the ability to enter the minds of possessed individuals in order to exorcise them.
)3Devil in the Dark Tim Brown 3/7/2017 VOD Canadian horror movie about two brothers stalked by a supernatural presence on a hunting trip.
4) Raw Julia Ducournau 3/10/2017 Theatrical French cannibal movie that caused multiple people to pass out or vomit during festival screenings due to graphic content.
5) The Belko Experiment Greg McLean 3/17/2017 Theatrical Action Horror about a group of American expatriates living in Brazil who find themselves trapped in their workplace where they are forced to kill each other or be killed themselves.
6) Life Daniel Espinosa 3/24/2017 Theatrical An international crew discovers life on Mars. Stars Ryan Reynolds, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Rebecca Ferguson.
7) Keep Watching Sean Carter 3/24/2017 VOD A family are forced to play a life and death game by a group of intruders who break into their home.
8) Hellraiser: Judgement Gary J. Tunnicliffe 3/28/2017 VOD & DVD The 10th installment in the horror franchise.
9) The Blackcoat’s Daughter Oz Perkins 3/31/2017 Theatrical Long awaited theatrical release of Oz Perkins’ directorial debut. Initial reviews have been positive.
10) Voice from the Stone Eric D. Howell 4/28/2017 VOD Emilia Clarke stars in this supernatural thriller about a nurse who moves into a massive stone manor in order to help a troubled boy who has lost the ability to speak.
11) Alien: Covenant Ridley Scott 5/19/2017 Theatrical Prometheus sequel with Michael Fassbender & Noomi Rapace returning.
12) The Mummy Alex Kurtzman 6/9/2017 Theatrical Part of Universals “Monster Universe”. This reboot takes place in present day and will star Tom Cruise and Russell Crowe.
13) It Comes at Night Trey Edward Shults 6/9/2017 Theatrical A father will stop at nothing to protect his wife and son from a malevolent entity terrorizing their home. To star Joel Edgerton.
14) Halloween: The Night Evil Died Kohl V. Bladen and Jeffrey Moore 6/23/2017 VOD Fan film that will bring back Tony Moran who played Mike Myers in the original 1978 film.
15) Wish Upon John Leonetti 6/30/2017 Theatrical A 16 year old misfit discovers a magical box that fulfills her every wish but requires a deadly payment in return.
16) Amityville: The Awakening Franck Khalfoun 6/30/2017 Theatrical Another remake of The Amityville Horror. Suffered numerous production delays and release date changes.
17) The Dark Tower Nikolaj Arcel 7/28/2017 Theatrical Movie adaptation of Stephen King’s The Dark Tower series. Matthew Mcconaughey and Idris Elba confirmed as leads.
18) Annabelle 2 David F. Sandberg 8/11/2017 Theatrical A prequel to Annabelle that explains the doll’s dark origins.
19) Sky Sharks Marc Fehse 9/1/2017 VOD Over the top horror/comedy in the vein of Sharknado.
20) Flatliners Niels Arden Oplev 9/29/2017 Theatrical Remake of the classic 1990 film. To star Ellen Page and Nina Dobrev.
21) Insidious: Chapter 4 Adam Robitel 10/20/2017 Theatrical Lin Shaye will reprise her role as Elise Rainier while other cast members are unknown at this stage.
22) Saw: Legacy Michael and Peter Spierig 10/27/2017 Theatrical Predestination directors Michael and Peter Spierig will helm the latest film in the Saw franchise. Tobin Bell rumored to return as Jigsaw.
23) God Particle Julius Onah 10/27/2017 Theatrical Rumored to be the untitled Cloverfield prequel. Takes place on board a space ship where a shocking discovery leads to a team of astronauts fighting for their lives.
24) He’s Out There Dennis Iliadis 12/1/2017 Theatrical A mother and daughter fight for survival when confronted by a psychopath at their remote vacation home. From the director of 2009’s The Last House on the Left remake.
25) Cadaver Diederik Van Rooijen 2/2/2018 Theatrical A police officer taking a rehab assignment at the city morgue most confront an evil entity that has possessed one of the corpses.
26) The Predator Shane Black 2/9/2018 Theatrical Little known about the plot at this stage however it is more likely to be a sequel rather than a reboot. To be directed and co-written by Shane Black of Iron Man 3 and Kiss Kiss Bang Bang fame.
27) Meg Jon Turteltaub 3/2/2018 Theatrical Jason Statham attempts to rescue the crew of a submarine being stalked by a giant 70 foot sea creature.
28) The Invisible Man Unknown 4/13/2018 Theatrical Johnny Depp will star in this horror remake.
29) The Wolf Man Unknown 4/13/2018 Theatrical Remake of the original 1941 film. No director or stars confirmed as yet although The Rock is rumored to be in line for the title role.
30) Slenderman Sylvain White 5/18/2018 Theatrical A horror movie based on the internet meme of Slenderman.
31) Abruptio Evan Marlowe 5/31/2018 Theatrical A man must commit various crimes in order to stay alive after an explosive device is implanted in his neck.
32) Legend of Dark Rider Titus Paar 8/9/2018 Theatrical Horror fantasy about a man known as Dark Rider, a savage brute who walks the wasteland with no memory of his past.
33) Goosebumps 2 Rob Letterman 9/21/2018 Theatrical Sequel to the commercially successful 2015 film. Rob Letterman likely to return as director.
34) The Return of the Killer Klowns from Outer Space in 3D Stephen Chiodo 9/28/2018 Theatrical Sequel to 35) the cult classic Killer Clowns from Outer Space.
36) Godzilla: King of Monsters Michael Dougherty 3/22/2019 Theatrical To be directed by Michael Dougherty of Krampus and Trick ‘r Treat fame. Kyle Chandler & Vera Farmiga to star.
37) Gerald’s Game Mike Flanagan TBD (2017) VOD (Netflix) Based on a Stephen King novel, Gerald’s Game is a psychological thriller about a woman who accidentally kills her husband while handcuffed to the bed.
38) Cargo Ben Howling, Yolanda Ramke TBD (2017) Theatrical An Australian post apocalyptic thriller about a man trying to save his one year old daughter in the midst of a zombie epidemic. Stars Martin Freeman.
39) Moose Jaws Kevin Smith TBD (2017) Theatrical The final installment of Kevin Smith’s True North trilogy.
40) Suspiria Luca Guadagnino TBD (2017) Theatrical Remake of the cult classic 1977 film. Stars Dakota Johnson and Tilda Swinton.
In the next year as well as the following 2018,2019, the horror viewers have plenty of spooky movies to look forward to. And the hype has been here. In fact, there are about 2 dozens of upcoming big horror movies listed as what we call them the scariest movie to come between 2017,2018,2019. So if you are horror movie lover, you don’t have to worry about running out of thrills. We have already compiled such a great list of upcoming horror movies in 2017,2018,2019…