17 Best Horror Movies of 2016

  • 1. The Autopsy of Jane Doe

    Suspense: 90% | Jump scares: 50% | Gore: 40% Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery Release date: Dec. 21, 2016 | Country: UK, USA

    A father and son, both coroners, are pulled into a complex mystery while attempting to identify the body of a young woman, who was apparently harboring dark secrets.

  • 2. Don't Breathe

    Suspense: 84% | Jump scares: 40% | Gore: 30% Genre: Horror, Thriller, Psychological Release date: Aug. 26, 2016 | Country: USA

    Hoping to walk away with a massive fortune, a trio of thieves break into the house of a blind man who isn't as helpless as he seems.

  • 3. Lights Out

    Suspense: 80% | Jump scares: 50% | Gore: 20% Genre: Horror Release date: July 22, 2016 | Country: USA

    Rebecca must unlock the terror behind her little brother's experiences that once tested her sanity, bringing her face to face with a supernatural spirit attached to their mother.

  • 4. Busanhaeng

    Suspense: 80% | Jump scares: 40% | Gore: 40% Genre: Horror, Thriller, Action Release date: July 20, 2016 | Country: South Korea

    While a zombie virus breaks out in South Korea, passengers struggle to survive on the train from Seoul to Busan.

  • 5. The Conjuring 2

    Suspense: 80% | Jump scares: 60% | Gore: 20% Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery Release date: June 10, 2016 | Country: Canada, USA

    Ed and Lorraine Warren travel to North London to help a single mother raising 4 children alone in a house plagued by a supernatural spirit.

  • 6. 10 Cloverfield Lane

    Suspense: 80% | Jump scares: 30% | Gore: 40% Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller Release date: March 11, 2016 | Country: USA

    After getting in a car accident, a woman is held in a shelter with two men, who claim the outside world is affected by a widespread chemical attack.

  • 7. Hush

    Suspense: 70% | Jump scares: 30% | Gore: 10% Genre: Horror, Thriller Release date: April 8, 2016 | Country: USA

    A deaf writer who retreated into the woods to live a solitary life must fight for her life in silence when a masked killer appears at her window.

  • 8. The Boy

    Suspense: 70% | Jump scares: 30% | Gore: 10% Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery Release date: Jan. 22, 2016 | Country: China, Canada, USA

    An American nanny is shocked that her new English family's boy is actually a life-sized doll. After she violates a list of strict rules, disturbing events make her believe that ...

  • 9. Ouija: Origin of Evil

    Suspense: 60% | Jump scares: 70% | Gore: 20% Genre: Horror, Thriller Release date: Oct. 21, 2016 | Country: USA, China, Japan

    In 1967 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her daughters add a new stunt to bolster their seance scam business by inviting an evil presence into their home, not realizing how dan...

  • 10. Green Room

    Suspense: 50% | Jump scares: 10% | Gore: 40% Genre: Horror, Thriller Release date: May 13, 2016 | Country: USA

    A punk rock band is forced to fight for survival after witnessing a murder at a neo-Nazi skinhead bar.

  • 11. The Neon Demon

    Suspense: 30% | Jump scares: 10% | Gore: 20% Genre: Horror, Thriller, Psychological Release date: June 24, 2016 | Country: Denmark, France, USA

    An aspiring model, Jesse, is new to Los Angeles. However, her beauty and youth, which generate intense fascination and jealousy within the fashion industry, may prove themselves...

  • 12. Bone Tomahawk

    Suspense: | Jump scares: | Gore: Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror Release date: Feb. 19, 2016 | Country: USA, UK

    In the dying days of the old west, an elderly sheriff and his posse set out to rescue their town's doctor from cannibalistic cave dwellers.

  • 13. The VVitch: A New-England Folktale

    Suspense: | Jump scares: | Gore: Genre: Horror, Mystery Release date: Feb. 19, 2016 | Country: USA, UK, Canada

    A family in 1630s New England is torn apart by the forces of witchcraft, black magic and possession.

  • 14. The Invitation

    Suspense: | Jump scares: | Gore: Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller Release date: April 8, 2016 | Country: USA

    A man accepts an invitation to a dinner party hosted by his ex-wife, an unsettling affair that reopens old wounds and creates new tensions.

  • 15. The Shallows

    Suspense: | Jump scares: | Gore: Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller Release date: June 24, 2016 | Country: USA

    A mere 200 yards from shore, surfer Nancy is attacked by a great white shark, with her short journey to safety becoming the ultimate contest of wills.

  • 16. The Purge: Election Year

    Suspense: | Jump scares: | Gore: Genre: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi Release date: July 1, 2016 | Country: USA, Japan

    Former Police Sergeant Barnes becomes head of security for Senator Charlie Roan, a Presidential candidate targeted for death on Purge night due to her vow to eliminate the Purge.

  • 17. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

    Suspense: | Jump scares: | Gore: Genre: Horror, Romance, Action Release date: Feb. 5, 2016 | Country: USA, UK

    Five sisters in 19th century England must cope with the pressures to marry while protecting themselves from a growing population of zombies.