Slow Burn Horror Movie Reviews

Looking for a new Slow Burn 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 Slow Burn movie it is and what other Slow Burn movies it's similar to, just so you know what to expect. And nearly all Slow Burn movie reviews include videos from other reviewers, so you get multiple opinions from the horror community.

Your Vice is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key (1972) Review

It’s about an insufferable failed writer, his proclivity for violence, and some feminine opposition to his nastiness. Your Vice is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key was directed by Sergio Martino (Slave of the Cannibal God and Torso) and sta...

January 13th, 2022 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , , ,

The Innocents (2021) Review

It's about a group of children who, during a fateful Nordic summer, reveal mysterious powers that connect each of them with consequences that spiral more and more out of control. The Innocents was is a Norwegian film that was written and direc...

December 15th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014) Review

It’s about a fanged young lady, a hardworking man, and a pliant cat. A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night was written and directed by Ana Lily Amirpour (The Bad Batch) and stars Sheila Vand (The Fall of the House of Usher and The Rental) as the epon...

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

The Strange Colors of your Body's Tears (2013) Review

It’s a neo-giallo homage about a man running around his apartment building after losing his wife. The Strange Colors of your Body’s Tears was co-written and co-directed by Hélène Cattet and Bruno Forzani (Let the Corpses Tan and Amer) and st...

December 07th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

House of Usher (1960) Review

It’s about a family curse – and a clueless potential new in-law from Boston. House of Usher (also known as The Fall of the House of Usher and based on the story of that name by Poe with a screenplay by Richard Matheson (The Legend of Hell Hous...

The Brain that Wouldn't Die (1962) Review

It’s about a mad doctor with a propensity for careless driving and unethical human experimentation. The Brain that Wouldn’t Die was written and directed by Joseph Green (who would go on to direct The Perils of P.K. twenty-two years later) and ...

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

Lamb (2021) Review

A couple discover a mysterious half-lamb/half-human newborn on their farm in Iceland. The unexpected prospect of family life brings them much joy, before ultimately destroying them. If you love foreign horror, quirky folk tales, or both, then the ...

November 03rd, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

The Nest (2021) Review

A yard sale teddy bear is infested with more than the comfort they bring to children. The Nest was directed by James Suttles and stars Dee Wallace (from Critters), Sarah Navratil (from The Field Guide To Evil), Kevin Patrick Murphy, Maple Suttles ...

November 02nd, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Possum (2018) Review

It’s about a disgraced children’s puppeteer, Phillip, returning home and being forced to face his abusive childhood, twisted stepfather and suspicions of abducting a schoolboy all while trying to get rid of a grotesque, spider-like marionette cal...

September 20th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

The Last Thing Mary Saw (2021) Review

Winter, 1843. A young woman is under investigation following the mysterious death of her family's matriarch. Her recollection of the events sheds new light on the ageless forces behind the tragedy. The Last Thing Mary Saw is brought to you by ...

September 10th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Dark and the Wicked (2020) Review

It's about a family who comes together to visit their dying patriarch when all hell breaks loose, literally. The Dark and the Wicked was directed by Bryan Bertino (who also directed The Monster, Mockingbird and The Strangers) and stars Marin ...

January 24th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , ,

The Innkeepers (2011) Review

It's about the final days of a historic hotel and a couple of front desk clerks desperate to see some paranormal action before it shuts down forever. The Innkeepers was directed by Ti West (who also directed The Sacrament and The ABCs Of Death...

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

Deadly Blessing (1981) Review

It's about a widow who gets stalked by both her Amish neighbors and some kind of weird supernatural entity. Deadly Blessing was directed by Wes Craven (who also directed Scream 4, My Soul To Take and Cursed) and stars Sharon Stone (from Sphe...

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

Sam Was Here (2016) Review

It's about a down and out traveling salesman stuck working a rural desert community that's essentially void of all life. Sam Was Here was directed by Christophe Deroo and stars Rusty Joiner (from Dragonfyre), Sigrid La Chapelle and Rhoda ...

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

The Lighthouse (2019) Review

It's about a couple of guys who slowly devolve into madness while stuck manning a remote lighthouse. The Lighthouse was directed by Robert Eggers (who also directed The Witch) and stars Willem Dafoe (from Death Note and Antichrist), Robert Pat...

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

The Love Witch (2016) Review

It’s about a modern-day witch using spells and magic to get men to fall in love with her, with deadly consequences. The Love Witch was directed by Anna Biller and stars Samantha Robinson (from Cam), Gian Keys, Jeffrey Vincent Parise (from Th...

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

I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House (2016) Review

It's about a young nurse taking care of an elderly author who lives in a haunted house. Oz Perkins’s debut film was The Blackcoat’s Daughter, but I Am the Pretty Thing that Lives in the House was technically released first as a Netflix Ori...

February 05th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

The Lodgers (2017) Review

It's about twin siblings who live alone (well, kinda) in a crumbling mansion in the middle of nowhere Ireland. The Lodgers was directed by Brian O'Malley (who also directed Let Us Prey) and stars Bill Milner (from Apostle), Charlotte V...

January 05th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Witch (2016) Movie Review

It’s set in New England in the 1630s: William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness. When their newborn son vanishes and crops fail, the family turns on one another. Beyo...

December 25th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Blackcoat's Daughter (2015) Review

It's about a couple of girls, and a couple of satanic nuns, hunkering down alone at a Catholic boarding school over winter break. The Blackcoat's Daughter was directed by Oz Perkins (who also directed Gretel & Hansel and I Am The Pretty Th...

November 29th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

Frailty (2001) Review

It's about a single dad who believes he's been chosen by God to kill demons (AKA random people) and his two sons who are forced to help him. Frailty was directed by Bill Paxton and stars Bill Paxton (from The Colony, Club Dread, The Vagran...

July 08th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

Suspiria (2018) Review

It's a re-imagining of the original Suspiria from '77 about an American girl who travels to Berlin to attend a ballet school that happens to be crawling with malicious witches. Suspiria was directed by Luca Guadagnino and stars Mia Goth (f...

February 08th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

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