Slasher Horror Movie Reviews

Looking for a new Slasher horror movie to watch, but don't want to waste your time sitting through a movie you'll hate? You're in luck! We built AllHorror specifically to help you find the horror movies you're most likely to love. Check out our spoiler-free "Worth Watching" reviews below. All reviews are short and written to give you an idea of what kind of Slasher movie it is and what other Slasher movies it's similar to, just so you know what to expect. And nearly all Slasher movie reviews include videos from other reviewers, so you get multiple opinions from the horror community.

The Devil's Children (2021) Review

It’s about two student documentary filmmakers attempting to discover what happened the night a group of friends were viciously attacked and murdered, using the account of the sole survivor and memory card of the recording of their final hours. T...

November 29th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Sound of Violence (2021) Review

Sound of Violence is a 2021 slasher film in which the lead character uses violence to create music. Sound of Violence was directed by Alex Noyer and stars Lili Simmons (from Bone Tomahawk), James Jagger (from The Deep House) and Hana Mae Lee (fro...

November 04th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , , ,

Halloween Kills (2021) Review

It's about the inhabitants of Haddonfield banding together to stop Michael Myer's latest bloody rampage as he spreads fear throughout the town. Halloween Kills was directed by David Gordon Green (who also directed Halloween) and stars Jami...

October 22nd, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Malignant (2021) Review

It’s about a woman who starts having visions of people getting murdered, visions she soon realises are real. Malignant was directed by James Wan (Insidious, The Conjuring…) and stars Annabelle Wallis (Annabelle), George Young, Jake Abel, Maddi...

October 11th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Candyman (2021) Review

In present day, a chance encounter with an old-timer exposes Anthony to the true story behind Candyman. Directed by Nia DaCosta, Candyman stars Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Teyonah Parris, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, and Colman Domingo. The film also feat...

September 13th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Open House (2010) Review

It’s a home invasion slasher with a captor-captive plot. Open House was written and directed by Winnipeg, Manitoba’s Andrew Paquin (producer of New in Town and  Blue State) and stars his younger sister, fellow Winnipeg-ian Anna Paquin (who wo...

Dead & Buried (1981) Review

After a series of gory murders by mobs of townspeople against visiting tourists, the corpses begin to come back to life. Dead & Buried was directed by Gary Sherman (also known for Poltergeist III) and stars James Farentino (from Violent Midnight),...

June 29th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Initiation (2021) Review

Whiton University unravels the night a star-athlete is murdered, kicking off a spree of social media slayings that force students to uncover the truth behind the school's hidden secrets and the horrifying meaning of an exclamation point. Initi...

June 28th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

F*CK, SCARE, KILL: I KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER

A monthly column dissecting teen horror movies. An old script of writer Kevin Williamson’s, based on the 1973 novel I Know What You Did Last Summer, was removed from the back burner and greenlit immediately when Williamson’s screenplay Scream ...

May 31st, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

F*CK, SCARE, KILL: An Autopsy of Teen Horror CHOPPING MALL

A monthly column dissecting teen horror movies. In 1986, writer/director Jim Wynorski teamed up with Julie Corman, the wife of his mentor, B-horror legend Roger Corman, for a mall killer movie that would be his second feature. Wynorski’s idea le...

April 06th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Leprechaun Returns (2018) Review

It's about some college kids who awaken a killer leprechaun and have to figure things out, fight for survival, and take selfies. Leprechaun Returns was directed by Steven Kostanski (who also directed PG (Psycho Goreman), The Void and ABCs Of ...

March 19th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Leprechaun 6: Back 2 tha Hood (2003) Review

It's about more people who steal more of Lep's gold, setting off one more gold chasing killing spree. Leprechaun 6: Back 2 tha Hood was directed by Steven Ayromlooi and stars Warwick Davis (from Leprechaun 5: In The Hood, Leprechaun 4: In ...

March 17th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Leprechaun 3 (1995) Review

It's about the leprechaun in Las Vegas looking for his gold, a bloody good time that never gets old. Leprechaun 3 was directed by Brian Trenchard-Smith (who also directed Dead End Drive-In, Out of the Body, Night of the Demons 2 and Leprecha...

March 14th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Leprechaun 2 (1994) Review

It's about the leprechaun going to Hollywood to find a wife. Leprechaun 2 was directed by Rodman Flender (who also directed Idle Hands and The Unborn) and stars Warwick Davis (from Small Town Folk, Skinned Deep and Leprechaun 6: Back 2 Tha Ho...

March 13th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Leprechaun (1993) Review

It's about an evil leprechaun who goes ape shit on an entire town when his pot 'o gold is stolen. Leprechaun was directed by Mark Jones (who also directed Triloquist and Rumpelstiltskin) and stars Warwick Davis (from Small Town Folk, Skin...

March 12th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

F*CK, SCARE, KILL: An Autopsy of Teen Horror SCREAM

A monthly column dissecting teen horror films. What’s your favorite scary movie? Such a simple line - yet it transcends through decades, immediately bringing the 1996 slasher Scream to mind for even the most casual viewer. It’s in the simpl...

February 25th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

My Bloody Valentine (1981) Review

Friends defy the rules of a legendary murderer and discover he is real when they start celebrating Valentine's Day. My Bloody Valentine was directed George Mihalka (also known for Hostile Takeover) and stars Lori Hallier (from Buried Secrets),...

February 12th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Scream (1981) Review

A group of travelers spend the night in a ghost town, where they are picked off by an unknown assailant, one by one. Scream was directed by Byron Quisenberry and stars Pepper Martin, Hank Worden, Ethan Wayne and Woody Strode (from Kingdom Of The S...

January 08th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Cult of Chucky (2017) Review

It's about a whole crew of Chucky's who infiltrate a mental hospital in an attempt to kill off Nica, Chuck's last standing victim. Cult of Chucky was directed by Don Mancini (who also directed Curse Of Chucky and Seed Of Chucky) and s...

December 31st, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Curse of Chucky (2013) Review

It's about Chucky slashing his way through another family. Curse of Chucky was directed by Don Mancini (who also directed Seed of Chucky and Cult Of Chucky) and stars Brad Dourif (from Herbert West: Reanimator and Wildling), Brennan Elliott (...

December 30th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , ,

Seed of Chucky (2004) Review

It's about Chucky and Tiffany's weird androgynous British doll kid adjusting to life in Hollywood with serial killing parents. Seed of Chucky was directed by Don Mancini (who also directed Curse Of Chucky) and stars Brad Dourif (from Herbe...

December 29th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Bride of Chucky (1998) Review

It's about Chucky trying once again to get out of the doll, but this time he has a female serial killing sidekick to slash with. Bride of Chucky was directed by Ronny Yu (who also directed Freddy Vs. Jason and The Trail) and stars Ed Gale (fro...

December 27th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Child's Play 3 (1991) Review

It's about Andy, now in a military academy, having to fight off Chucky once again. But this time he also has to protect a new kid that Chucky's after. Child's Play 3 was directed by Jack Bender (who also directed The Midnight Hour) and...

December 16th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Child's Play 2 (1990) Review

It's about Andy, now in foster care, having to fight off Chucky once again. But this time he starts to fight back. Child's Play 2 was directed by John Lafia (who also directed The Rats and Man's Best Friend) and stars Alex Vincent (fr...

December 15th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

Child's Play (1988) Review

It's about the soul of a serial killer who possesses a popular doll as a way to dodge death. Child's Play was directed by Tom Holland (who also directed Rock Paper Dead and Thinner) and stars Catherine Hicks (from Death Valley), Chris Sar...

December 14th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

Death Spa (1988) Review

It's about a hip health club that could be haunted, making the lives of all the gym rats hell. Death Spa was directed by Michael Fischa (who also directed My Mom's A Werewolf) and stars Brenda Bakke (from Trucks and Tales From The Crypt: ...

December 09th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

Exorcist: The Beginning (2004) Review

It's about Father Merrin's first run in with the demon Pazuzu, 24 years before having to exorcise it out of young Regan. Exorcist: The Beginning was directed by Renny Harlin (who also directed The Dyatlov Pass Incident and The Covenant) a...

December 06th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

F*CK, SCARE, KILL: An Autopsy of Teen Horror BLOOD RAGE

A monthly column dissecting teen horror films. Every November, lovers of the horror genre come together to bitch about the lack of Thanksgiving-themed horror movies. The holiday seems like the perfect setting: familial issues, holiday stress, and ...

November 25th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Candyman: Day of the Dead (1999) Review

It's about Candyman's attempt to pull his great granddaughter into his miserable supernatural existence. Candyman: Day of the Dead was directed by Turi Meyer (who also directed Sleepstalker) and stars Tony Todd (from Candyman and Candy Co...

November 15th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh (1995) Review

It's about Candyman in New Orleans and a woman whose family was slain by him who needs some answers. Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh was directed by Bill Condon and stars Tony Todd (from Candy Corn and The Final Wish), Kelly Rowan (from Grav...

November 14th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Ten Minutes to Midnight (2020) Review

On the eve of forced retirement, a violent hurricane traps veteran late night radio host Amy Marlowe and her uneasy staff at WLST while her mysterious new replacement shadows her every move. Ten Minutes to Midnight was directed by Erik Bloomquist ...

November 09th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Candy Corn (2019) Review

It's about a travelling sideshow circus that gets revenge when one of their own is murdered on Halloween. Candy Corn was directed by Josh Hasty (who also directed Honeyspider) and stars P.J. Soles (from B.O.R.N and Innocent Prey), Tony Todd ...

October 29th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

All Hallows Eve (2013) Review

It's about a babysitter who finds an old VCR tape with three supposedly "terrifying" tales on it. All Hallows Eve was directed by Damien Leone and stars Katie Maguire (from Terrifier), Kayla Lian (from The 9th Circle) and Mike Giannelli. C...

October 28th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Terrifier (2016) Review

It's about a killer clown named Art who seriously f*cks up some fools on Halloween. Terrifier was directed by Damien Leone (who also directed Terrifier 2) and stars Jenna Kanell (from The Bye Bye Man), Katie Maguire (from All Hallows' Eve)...

October 27th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010) Review

It's about a group of friends who dig into Freddy's past to figure out why their parents torched him. A Nightmare on Elm Street was directed by Samuel Bayer and stars Jackie Earle Haley (from The Dark Tower and RoboCop), Kyle Gallner (fr...

New Nightmare (1994) Review

It's about Freddy coming back, but in real life! Yep. He literally goes after the actors from the movies. New Nightmare was directed by Wes Craven (who also directed Scream 4 and My Soul To Take) and stars Heather Langenkamp (from Portal and ...

October 22nd, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991) Review

It's about the last Elm Street kid who Freddy uses to round up some fresh meat. Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare was directed by Rachel Talalay (who also directed Ghost In The Machine) and stars Robert Englund (from Scream, Queen! My Nig...

October 21st, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989) Review

It's about Freddy getting through to the real world via the dreams of an unborn baby. A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child was directed by Stephen Hopkins (who also directed The Reaping and Predator 2) and stars Robert Englund (from Sc...

A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988) Review

It's about the last Elm Street kid who accidentally pulls a new batch of kids into Freddy's nightmare realm. A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master was directed by Renny Harlin (who also directed The Dyatlov Pass Incident and The Co...

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987) Review

It's about a team of teens terrorized by Freddy who gang up on him in one big badass collective nightmare. A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors was directed by Chuck Russell (who also directed Bless The Child and The Blob) and stars Rob...

A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985) Review

It's about a guy who Freddy possesses as a way of getting to a new batch of Elm Street kids. A Nightmare on Elm Street Part 2: Freddy's Revenge was directed by Jack Sholder (who also directed 12 Days Of Terror and Arachnid) and stars Robe...

Halloween 2 (2009) Review

It's about Michael Myers' second attempt to kill off his kin, again. Halloween 2 was directed by Rob Zombie (who also directed The Lords Of Salem and Halloween) and stars Scout Taylor-Compton (from Star Light and Getaway), Sheri Moon Zomb...

October 15th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , ,

Halloween: Resurrection (2002) Review

It's about Michael Myers' sixth attempt to kill off his kin. Halloween: Resurrection was directed by Rick Rosenthal (who also directed The Birds II: Land's End and Halloween II) and stars Jamie Lee Curtis (from Halloween and Virus), ...

October 13th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Halloween: H20 (1998) Review

It's about Michael Myers' fifth attempt to kill off his kin. Halloween: H20 was directed by Steve Miner (who also directed Day Of The Dead and Lake Placid) and stars Jamie Lee Curtis (from Halloween Kills and Halloween: Resurrection), J...

October 12th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , ,

Halloween 6: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995) Review

It's about Michael Myers' fourth attempt to kill off his kin. Halloween 6: The Curse of Michael Myers was directed by Joe Chappelle (who also directed Dark Prince: The True Story Of Dracula and Phantoms) and stars Donald Pleasence (from Ed...

October 10th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , ,

Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers (1989) Review

It's about Michael Myers' third attempt to kill off his kin. Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers was directed by Dominique Othenin-Girard (who also directed Omen IV: The Awakening and Night Angel) and stars Donald Pleasence (from Edg...

October 09th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988) Review

It's about Michael Myers' second attempt to kill off his kin. Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers was directed by Dwight H. Little (who also directed Anacondas: The Hunt For The Blood Orchid and The Phantom Of The Opera) and stars Do...

October 08th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Halloween 2 (1981) Review

It's about the hunt for Michael Myers on Halloween night. Halloween 2 was directed by Rick Rosenthal (who also directed The Birds II: Land's End and Halloween: Resurrection) and stars Jamie Lee Curtis (from Halloween Kills and Halloween:...

October 03rd, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Halloween (1978) Review

It's about a crazy killer kid who gets locked up for life, escapes and travels home to keep on killing. Halloween was directed by John Carpenter (who also directed The Ward and Ghosts Of Mars) and stars Donald Pleasence (from Halloween 6: The ...

October 02nd, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Intruder (1989) Review

It's about a small night crew at a grocery store who get stalked and chopped by a psycho slasher. Intruder was directed by Scott Spiegel (who also directed Hostel: Part III and From Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money) and stars Renée Esteve...

September 24th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

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