Survival Horror Movie Reviews

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

The Marshes (2017) Review

The Marshes was directed by Roger Scott and stars Mathew Cooper, Dafna Kronental and Sam Delich. It's about 3 people being chased around an Australian nature preserve by a not so urban legend. When Science Ends Survival Begins (what?!) ...

February 01st, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Ready or Not (2019) Review

Ready or Not was directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett and stars Samara Weaving (from The Babysitter, Mayhem), Mark O'brien (from The Dark Stranger) and Adam Brody (from Isabelle, Scream 4). It's about a woman who marri...

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

The Mist (2007) Review

The Mist was directed by Frank Darabont (who also directed Buried Alive) and stars Thomas Jane (from 1922 and The Veil), Laurie Holden (from Pyewacket and Silent Hill) and Toby Jones (from Morgan and Tale of Tales). It's about a s...

November 28th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

The Night of a Thousand Cats (1972) Review

The Night of a Thousand Cats was directed by René Cardona Jr. (who also directed The Man In White and Hidden Pleasures) and stars Anjanette Comer (from Netherworld, The Baby), Zulma Faiad (from The Castle Of Mummies Of Guanajuato) and ...

November 28th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Leatherface (2017) Review

Leatherface was directed by Alexandre Bustillo (who also directed Among The Living) and Julien Maury (who also directed Livid and Inside); and stars Stephen Dorff (from Botched, Jackals), Lili Taylor (from Eli, The Conjuring) and S...

Texas Chainsaw 3D (2013) Review

Texas Chainsaw 3D was directed by John Luessenhop and stars Alexandra Daddario (from We Summon The Darkness), Bill Moseley (from 3 From Hell, Cynthia) and Marilyn Burns (from Butcher Boys, Eaten Alive). It's about a group of friends wh...

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006) Review

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning was directed by Jonathan Liebesman  (who also directed The Killing Room and Darkness Falls) and stars Jordana Brewster (from The Faculty), Diora Baird (from The 30 Days of Night: Dark Days, Sta...

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003) Review

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre was directed by Marcus Nispel (who also directed Exeter and Friday The 13th) and stars Jessica Biel (from Total Recall, The Tall Man), Jonathan Tucker (from The Ruins, Pulse) and Erica Leerhsen ( The Butte...

Graveyard Shift (1990) Review

Graveyard Shift was directed by Ralph S. Singleton and stars David Andrews (from Jessabelle, World War Z), Stephen Macht (from Legend of Bloody Mary, Watchers Reborn) and Andrew Divoff (from The Hatred, The Dead Matter). It's about a ...

November 28th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , ,

Crawl (2019) Review

Crawl was directed by Alexandre Aja (who also directed The Hills Have Eyes reboot, Mirrors, Horns and Piranha 3D) and stars Kaya Scodelario (from Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil And Vile), Barry Pepper and Ross Anderson . It's about...

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

Backcountry (2015) Review

Backcountry was directed by Adam Macdonald (who also directed Pyewacket) and stars Missy Peregrym, Jeff Roop (from Final Draft) and Eric Balfour (from Little Red Rotting Hood, Dinoshark, Horsemen). It's about a couple of city yuppies wh...

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

The Maus (2017) Review

The Maus was directed by Yayo Herrero and stars Alma Terzi?, August Wittgenstein and Aleksandar Seksan . It's about a couple who get lost in the deep woods of Bosnia and may or may not have to fight for survival against some opportunistic Ser...

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

Zombeavers (2014) Review

Zombeavers was directed by Jordan Rubin and stars Rachel Melvin (from The Rake), Cortney Palm (from The Dark Tapes and Death House), Lexi Atkins, Hutch Dano, Peter Gilroy, Rex Linn and Brent Briscoe (from Mulholland Drive). It’s about college frien...

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

Caught (2017) Review

Caught was directed by Jamie Patterson and stars April Pearson (from Dark Beacon, Tank 432), Mickey Sumner and Cian Barry (from Nina Forever). Caught is a taut British thriller / gore movie that brings us into the home of two marrie...

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

Vile Movie Review (2011)

Vile was directed by Taylor Sheridan  and stars Greg Cipes (from Inhabited and Holla 2), April Matson and Maya Hazen who also starred in the Shutter remake . It’s about a group of people who are kidnapped and forced to donate a valua...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

The Descent Review (2005)

The Descent was directed by Neil Marshall (who also directed Dog Soldiers) and stars Shauna Macdonald (from The Mad), Natalie Mendoza  (from Surviving Evil) and Alex Reid . It's about a group of thrill-seeking friends who get hopeless stu...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Carnage Park Review (2016)

Carnage Park was directed by Mickey Keating (who also directed Darling and Ritual) and stars Ashley Bell (from The Last Exorcism), Pat Healy (from The Innkeepers) and Alan Ruck . Out here, God don't pick no favorites Carnage Par...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Sand Review (2015)

The Sand was directed by Isaac Gabaeff  and stars Brooke Butler  (from The Remains), Cleo Berry and Cynthia Murell  (who also stars in Always Watching). It's about a group of friends who become trapped on a beach after a mysterious creatu...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Children of the Corn Review (1984)

Children of the Corn was directed by Fritz Kiersch (who also directed The Hunt and Surveillance) and stars Peter Horton, Linda Hamilton (from King Kong Lives) and R.G. Armstrong  (from The Beast Within). It’s about a traveling couple ...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Cube Review (1997)

Cube was directed by Vincenzo Natali (who also directed Splice and Haunter) and stars Nicole De Boer (from Prom Night IV: Deliver Us From Evil), Nicky Guadagni  and David Hewlett  (from Survivor). It’s about seven people stuck in an ...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Green Room (2016) Worth Watching?

Green Room was directed by Jeremy Saulnier  and stars Anton Yelchin (from Fright Night), Imogen Poots (from Chatroom) and Alia Shawkat from ( The Final Girls). It’s about a punk rock band, desperate for a gig, that gets stuck in a Neo-N...

November 13th, 2019 | , , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Meg (2018) Worth Watching?

The Meg was directed by Jon Turteltaub  and stars Jason Statham, Ruby Rose (from Resident Evil: The Final Chapter), Rainn Wilson (from House of 1000 Corpses) and Jessica Mcnamee (from The Loved Ones). It’s about a deep sea research te...

Slender Man (2018) Worth Watching?

Slender Man was directed by Sylvain White (who also directed I’ll Always Know What You Did Last Summer) and stars Joey King (from The Conjuring), Javier Botet (from Hostile),  Julia Goldani Telles  and Annalise Basso (from Oculus and Ouija: Origi...

Needlestick (2017) Worth Watching?

Needlestick was directed by Steven Karageanes  and stars Harry Lennix (from Cruel Will),  Michael Traynor  and Lance Henriksen (from The Unwilling, Harbinger Down, Scream 3 and 39 other movies here on All Horror). It’s about a group ...

November 13th, 2019 | , , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Maximum Overdrive Review (1986)

Maximum Overdrive was directed by Stephen King  and stars Emilio Estevez (from Nightmares), Pat Hingle (from Not Of This World) and Laura Harrington . It’s about the machines of the world unexpectedly rebelling, and the struggle of the h...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

47 Meters Down Review (2017)

47 Meters Down was directed by Johannes Roberts (who also directed The Strangers: Prey At Night and The Other Side of the Door) and stars Claire Holt (from The Messengers 2: The Scarecrow), Mandy Moore  and Chris Johnson . It’s about a...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Society Review (1989)

Society was directed by Brian Yuzna (who also directed Progeny and Beyond Re-Animator) and stars Billy Warlock (from The Thing Below), Connie Danese and Ben Slack . It’s about a young man in Beverly Hills life who is starting to feel l...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Barn of the Naked Dead Review (1974)

Barn of the Naked Dead was directed by Alan Rudolph (who also directed Endangered Species and Premonition) and stars Andrew Prine (from Sutures), Manuela Thiess and Sherry Alberoni (from Sisters of Death). It’s about a psychopath ringmaster in the ...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Cloverfield Paradox Review (2018)

The Cloverfield Paradox was directed by Julius Onah  and stars :  Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Daniel Brühl (from Intruders) and Chris O'dowd . Orbiting above a planet on the brink of war, scientists test a device to solve an energy crisis and end up f...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Bird Box (2018) Review

Bird Box was directed by  Susanne Bier  and stars  Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes, Sarah Paulson (from American Horror Story), John Malkovich (from Shadow of the Vampire),  Jacki Weaver (from Haunt) and rapper Machine Gun Kelly  (fro...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Bone Tomahawk (2015) Review

Bone Tomahawk was directed by S. Craig Zahler  and stars Kurt Russell (from Death Proof), Patrick Wilson (from The Conjuring 2) and Matthew Fox  (from Extinction). It's about group of cowboys who venture into the deep desert to rescue s...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Between The Trees (2019) Review

Between the Trees was directed by Brad Douglas  and stars Greg James, Michael Draper and Jonny Lee . It's about a group of guys who go on a hunting trip only to find themselves being hunted by a deranged mutant redneck. There are no friends ...

Us (2019) Review

Us was directed by Jordan Peele (who also directed Get Out) and stars Lupita Nyong'o (from Little Monsters), Elisabeth Moss (from The Attic, Midnight's Child) and Anna Diop (from The Keeping Hours). It's about a family terrorized by a ...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Bunnyman: Grindhouse Edition Review

Bunnyman and Bunnyman: Grindhouse Edition were directed by Carl Lindbergh (who also directed Bunnyman Massacre, Bunnyman Vengeance   and Shadows of the Dead) and stars Cheryl Texiera, Matthew Albrecht and Alaina Gianci . It's about a gr...

The Bunnyman Massacre (2014) Review

The Bunnyman Massacre was directed by Carl Lindbergh (who also directed Bunnyman and Shadows of the Dead) and stars David Scott (from And They Watched), Marshal Hilton (from Primal Rage: The Legend Of Oh-Mah) and Stefanie Estes (from ...

Bunnyman Vengeance (2017) Review

Bunnyman Vengeance was directed by Carl Lindbergh (who also directed Bunnyman  and  Shadows of the Dead) and David Scott (from And They Watched), Marshal Hilton (from Primal Rage: The Legend Of Oh-Mah) and Jake Ryan Scott Bryant (from ...

The Shallows (2016) Review

The Shallows was directed by Jaume Collet-Serra (who also directed Orphan and House of Wax) and stars Blake Lively, Óscar Jaenada (from The Valdemar Legacy, Somne) and Brett Cullen (from Beneath the Darkness). It’s about a girl who ...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

The Ruins (2008) Review

The Ruins was directed by Carter Smith and stars Shawn Ashmore (from Devil's Gate, Frozen, Solstice), Jonathan Tucker (from Pulse, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre) and Jena Malone (from The Neon Demon, Donnie Darko). It’s about a group...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Overlord (2018) Review

Overlord was directed by Julius Avery and stars Wyatt Russell (from We Are What We Are), Bokeem Woodbine (from Total Recall, Devil, The Breed) and John Magaro (from My Soul to Take). It’s about a group of soldiers on a mission to des...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

The Burrowers (2008) Review

The Burrowers was directed by J.T. Petty (who also directed Hellbenders, Blood Red Earth and Soft For Digging) and stars Clancy Brown (from Nothing Left To Fear, A Nightmare On Elm Street), William Mapother (from The Atticus Institute,...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Collector (2009) Review

The Collector was directed by Marcus Dunstan (who also directed The Neighbor and The Collection) and stars Josh Stewart (from I nsidious: The Last Key, Malicious, Cold Moon), Michael Reilly Burke (from Ted Bundy) and Andrea Roth (from...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Collection (2012) Review

The Collection was directed by Marcus Dunstan (who also directed The Neighbor and The Collector) and stars Josh Stewart (from I nsidious: The Last Key, Malicious, Cold Moon), Christopher Mcdonald (from Abruptio, The Eighteenth Angel) an...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Escape Room (2019) Review

Escape Room was directed by Adam Robitel (who also directed Insidious: The Last Key and The Taking of Deborah Logan) and stars Taylor Russell (from Down A Dark Hall), Tyler Labine (from Rapture-Palooza, Tucker and Dale Vs. Evil) and Lo...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , ,

2001 Maniacs (2005) Review

2001 Maniacs was directed by Tim Sullivan (who also directed Chillerama and 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams) and stars Robert Englund (from Abruptio, Nightworld), Lin Shaye (from The Final Wish, Abattoir) and Giuseppe Andrews (from C...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Chopping Mall (1986) Review

Chopping Mall was directed by Jim Wynorski  (who also directed CobraGator, Piranhaconda,and Komodo Vs. Cobra) and stars Kelli Maroney  (from Gila!, Night of the Comet), Barbara Crampton  (from Reborn, Dead Night, Death House) and Kar...

November 13th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , ,

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