Best Horror Films 2016

Last year (2016) was a great year for horror movies. Between those released in Hollywood and shown in backdrop of indie genre, people can find some notable horror flicks that can whet their appetite for suspense and thrill. The following are some of the 2016 horror movies that people should check during one of their movie nights.


The sequel to the blockbuster hit, The Conjuring, The Conjuring 2 follows the story of married paranormal investigators who are continuing their battle against evil spiritual entities in London. Notably, this film does not fall very far behind its predecessor.

  1. HUSH

Hush is one of the hit flicks in Netflix. The movie is not that unique or comes with a heavy plot, but viewers will enjoy watching it. The story is about deaf woman who is living alone in her home. Her peace was suddenly devastated because of a stalker who invades her house. In summary, Hush proves to be a winner suspense and full-of-action horror flick.


The Shallows will catch the heart of shark movie fans. The movie tells the story of a young woman who finds herself trapped in a rock in the middle of the ocean while being guarded by a shark. The movie does not run out of suspense and the shark also has a lot of something to bite. Basically, The Shallows is perfect for those who side with sharks and those who are seeking for great thrill of escaping death by sharp teeth.


10 Cloverfield Lane tells the story of a young woman who finds herself locked with a deranged man. The movie is a psychological thriller with a twist of science fiction. Though things may get a bit freakish along the way, viewers can still enjoy the mind-bending things that happen to the protagonist.


Green Room seems to pay tribute to the 1976 classic, Assault on Precinct 13. However, starring group of punks who bear witness to something terrifying, the movie is full of brutality and horror. The group ends up as hostages of terrible people who can only be expected to do nothing good.


Lights Out is the expanded version of a popular YouTube video about a supernatural being that disappears when lights are turned on. The movie features a young woman and his kid brother. Though quite predictable, viewers will surely yelp and hold on to their seats in a number of scenes.


Don’t Breathe is one of the greatest hits in the horror genre in 2016. Viewers will witness various subversions, plus they will also claustrophobic as some young robbers find themselves in the mercy of the man whom they try to steal from.

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