8 Best Horror Movies of 2011

  • 1. The Thing

    Suspense: 84% | Jump scares: 56% | Gore: 60% Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery Release date: Oct. 14, 2011 | Country: USA, Canada

    At an Antarctica research site, the discovery of an alien craft leads to a confrontation between graduate student Kate Lloyd and scientist Dr. Sander Halvorson.

  • 2. La piel que habito

    Suspense: 84% | Jump scares: 10% | Gore: 30% Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller Release date: Sept. 2, 2011 | Country: Spain

    A brilliant plastic surgeon, haunted by past tragedies, creates a type of synthetic skin that withstands any kind of damage. His guinea pig: a mysterious and volatile woman who ...

  • 3. I Spit on Your Grave

    Suspense: 84% | Jump scares: 16% | Gore: 76% Genre: Horror, Thriller, Psychological Release date: Jan. 20, 2011 | Country: USA

    A writer who is brutalized during her cabin retreat seeks revenge on her attackers, who left her for dead.

  • 4. The Rite

    Suspense: 80% | Jump scares: 10% | Gore: 20% Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller Release date: Jan. 28, 2011 | Country: USA, Hungary, Italy

    An American seminary student travels to Italy to take an exorcism course.

  • 5. Take Shelter

    Suspense: | Jump scares: | Gore: Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller Release date: Nov. 10, 2011 | Country: USA

    Plagued by a series of apocalyptic visions, a young husband and father questions whether to shelter his family from a coming storm, or from himself.

  • 6. The Awakening

    Suspense: | Jump scares: | Gore: Genre: Horror, Thriller Release date: Nov. 11, 2011 | Country: UK

    In 1921, England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost. Everything s...

  • 7. Red State

    Suspense: | Jump scares: | Gore: Genre: Horror, Thriller, Action Release date: Sept. 30, 2011 | Country: USA

    Set in Middle America, a group of teens receive an online invitation for sex, though they soon encounter fundamentalists with a much more sinister agenda.

  • 8. Hobo with a Shotgun

    Suspense: | Jump scares: | Gore: Genre: Horror, Thriller, Action Release date: May 12, 2011 | Country: Canada

    A homeless vigilante blows away crooked cops, pedophile Santas, and other scumbags with his trusty pump-action shotgun.