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Upcoming horror movies: Where and when to watch werewolves, vampires, and assorted monsters, oh my!

We're keeping track of the big (and small) horror releases to hit screens in the next few months

The Strangers: Chapter One
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It’s a scary world out there, but there’s some good news: it can always get scarier. That’s what makes a good horror movie so good — and what makes some bad horror movies even better. (Let’s be real: there’s a genuine pleasure in finding a really enjoyable bad horror movie, right?) Thankfully, there are a lot of good horror movies coming out in the next few months… and years. So many, in fact, that we created this guide to help you keep track of all of them to better plan out your cinematic scares.

If you’re looking for other kinds of movies, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered: we also have streamlined guides to the upcoming MCU movies & TV shows, upcoming DC movies & TV shows, upcoming Star Wars movies & TV shows, upcoming Star Trek movies & TV shows, and one of all the upcoming superhero movies. Oh, and there’s one for all upcoming movies, as well.

But if you’re looking specifically for horror movies…? Well, keep reading, friends. Or should that be… fiends…?

Upcoming movies for April 2024

Release Date Movie Title Availability
April 24 Hereditary (IMAX re-release) Theatrical (Buy tickets on Fandango or Atom Tickets)
April 26 Caitlin Cronenberg‘s Humane Theatrical (Buy tickets on Fandango or Atom Tickets)

Upcoming movies for May 2024

Release Date Movie Title Availability
May 3 Tarot Theatrical (Buy tickets on Fandango or Atom Tickets)
May 10 The Strangers: Chapter 1 Theatrical (Buy tickets on Fandango or Atom Tickets)
A Quiet Place: Day One
Image credit: Paramount Pictures

Upcoming movies for June 2024

Release Date Movie Title Availability
June 11 Wild Eyed and Wicked Theatrical
June 14 The Watchers Theatrical
June 28 A Quiet Place: Day One Theatrical

Upcoming movies for July 2024

Release Date Movie Title Availability
July 5 MaXXXine Theatrical
July 12 Longlegs Theatrical

Upcoming movies for August 2024

Release Date Movie Title Availability
August 9 Trap Theatrical
August 9 Cuckoo Theatrical
August 16 Alien: Romulus Theatrical
August 23 Strange Darling Theatrical
August 30 Dollhouse Theatrical

Upcoming movies for September 2024

Release Date Movie Title Availability
September 6 Beetlejuice Beetlejuice Theatrical
September 13 Speak No Evil Theatrical
September 27 Never Let Go Theatrical
We Harvest
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Upcoming movies for October 2024

Release Date Movie Title Availability
October 3 The Legend of Johnny Jones Theatrical
October 4 We Harvest Theatrical
October 18 Smile 2 Theatrical
October 24 Detour 95 Theatrical
October 25 Terrifier 3 Theatrical
October 31 The Third Parent Theatrical

Upcoming movies for November 2024

Release Date Movie Title Availability
November 21 STZ Theatrical

Upcoming movies for December 2024

Release Date Movie Title Availability
December 25 Robert Eggers' Nosferatu Theatrical

Upcoming movies for January 2025

Release Date Movie Title Availability
January 1 Grind Theatrical
January 17 M3GAN 2.0 Theatrical
January 17 The Wolf Man Theatrical

Upcoming movies for March 2025

Release Date Movie Title Availability
March 7 Untitled Ryan Coogler vampire movie Theatrical
The Black Phone 2
Image credit: Universal Pictures

Upcoming movies for June 2025

Release Date Movie Title Availability
June 27 The Black Phone 2 Theatrical

Upcoming movies for October 2025

Release Date Movie Title Availability
October 3 The Bride Theatrical

Upcoming movies for November 2025

Release Date Movie Title Availability
November 7 Blade Theatrical

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