Teen Horror Movie Reviews

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

It Follows (2014) Review

It’s about a being followed by an unhurried supernatural golem which takes on many guises. It Follows was written and directed by David Robert Mitchell (who also wrote/directed Under the Silver Lake) and stars Maika Monroe (from Tau), Keir Gilch...

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

Fear Street Part II: 1978 (2021) Review

In 1978, two rival groups at Camp Nightwing must band together to solve a terrifying mystery when horrors from their towns' history come alive. Like its predecessor, Fear Street Part II: 1978 is directed by Leigh Janiak and is based on the you...

August 03rd, 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: , , ,

Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992) Review

It’s about a high school girl who has been chosen to stand against all the demons and vampires prowling about the world seeking the ruin of souls. Buffy the Vampire Slayer was written by Joss Whedon (who also penned The Cabin in the Woods) and d...

May 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: , , , ,

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: , , ,

Psycho Goreman (2021) Review

It’s about a recently revived extra-terrestrial demon and a sassy 12-year-old who keeps him on a very short leash. Psycho Goreman was directed (and written) by Steve Kostanski (who also directed The Void) and stars Nita-Josee Hanna as “Mimi”...

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

Pulse (2006) Review

It's about a group of college kids who have to fight off a deadly supernatural force that uses the internet to infiltrate our realm. Pulse was directed by Jim Sonzero and stars Ian Somerhalder (from The Tournament), Christina Milian (from The...

February 05th, 2021 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Donnie Darko (2001) Review

It's about a mentally ill teen encouraged to go on a crime spree by Frank, his imaginary giant bunny friend. Donnie Darko was directed by Richard Kelly (who also directed The Box) and stars Jake Gyllenhaal (from Morbius and Velvet Buzzsaw), J...

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

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

A monthly column dissecting teen horror films. John Carpenter’s biggest influence for Halloween was not the hit that Carpenter’s film was. In fact, most casual horror fans have never seen Bob Clark’s 1974 Canadian horror Black Christmas. (Ye...

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

Frozen (2010) Review

It's about a group of friends on a ski trip who get stuck and left for dead on a lift. Frozen was directed by Adam Green (who also directed Victor Crowley and Digging Up The Marrow) and stars Emma Bell (from Final Destination 5), Shawn Ashm...

December 18th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Boy Behind the Door (2020) Review

Two boys are kidnapped and must evade their captors in order to survive. The Boy Behind the Door was directed by Justin Powell and David Charbonier and stars Lonnie Chavis, Ezra Dewey, Kristin Bauer Van Straten, Scott Michael Foster (from The Pact...

November 27th, 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: , , ,

Let's Scare Julie (2020) Review

In real time, a group of teen girls set out to scare the reclusive girl next door but their prank turns to terror when one-by-one, they disappear. Let’s Scare Julie was directed by Jud Cremata and stars Odessa Adlon, Isabel May, Brooke Sorenson,...

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

Scare Package (2020) Review

A video store owner and his best customer take a new hire through the tropes of horror in this meta horror comedy anthology. Scare Package is a horror anthology directed by Aaron B. Koontz (from The Pale Door), Chris McInroy, Emily Hagins, Courtne...

October 24th, 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 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: 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: , , ,

The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020) Review

The Babysitter: Killer Queen was directed by McG and stars Judah Lewis (from Summer of ’84 and I See You), Bella Thorne (from Amityville: The Awakening), Emily Alyn Lind (from Doctor Sleep and Hidden) and Hana Mae Lee (from Babysitter). Face Yo...

September 18th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

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

A Monthly Column Dissecting Teen Horror Favorites The nineties often get overlooked, earning a reputation for a decade of bad horror movies, but it was a time when teen horror truly reigned. After Scream’s massive success appealing to the masses...

September 11th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

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

A Monthly Column Dissecting Teen Horror Favorites Andrew Fleming’s quintessential nineties witchcraft film The Craft remains one of the most iconic horror movies ever made, despite its low death count. Ahead of its time for addressing real issue...

July 07th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , ,

House of Wax (2005) Review

It's about a group of teens on a doomed road trip through an old (seemingly) abandoned town with an old (definitely) freaky wax museum. House of Wax was directed by Jaume Collet-Serra (who also directed The Shallows and Orphan) and stars Elish...

June 19th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

F*CK, SCARE, KILL: An Autopsy of Teen Horror THE SLUMBER PARTY MASSACRE

Welcome to F*ck, Scare, Kill, my brand new column! Once a month, I’ll be dissecting movies of the Teen Horror persuasion, which all follow a similar formula: teenagers scaring each other, having sex, and a kill-or-be killed mantra. Through in-depth...

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

All Cheerleaders Die (2013) Review

When witchcraft meets vengeful cheerleaders, the results are murderous. All Cheerleaders Die was directed by Lucky McKee (May, The Woods, The Woman) & Chris Sivertson (The Lost) and stars Sidney Allison (from Headgame), Caitlin Stacey (from Fea...

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

Sleepaway Camp 3: Teenage Wasteland (1989) Review

It's about group of teens at summer camp who have the misfortune of landing killer Angela as their camp leader. Sleepaway Camp 3: Teenage Wasteland was directed by Michael A. Simpson (who also directed Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers) and s...

April 07th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Sleepaway Camp 2: Unhappy Campers (1988) Review

It's about a bunch of teens getting slashed by Angela, their cheerful transsexual camp counselor, over summer break. Sleepaway Camp 2: Unhappy Campers was directed by Michael A. Simpson (who also directed Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland)...

April 07th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Sleepaway Camp (1983) Review

It's about an orphaned girl who has one hell of a time at summer camp with her cousin, a pedophile and a bunch of bitchy bullies. Sleepaway Camp was directed by Robert Hiltzik (who also directed Return To Sleepaway Camp) and stars Jonathan Ti...

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

Don't Blink (2014) Review

It's about a group of friends who travel out to an ultra secluded hotel only to find the entire place void of life. Don't Blink was directed by Travis Oates and stars Mena Suvari (from Apparation, Stuck), Robert Picardo (from Monsterwolf...

February 26th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Fog (2005) Review

It's about a small coastal town that screws over a ship full of people who die and later return for revenge. The Fog was directed by Rupert Wainwright (who also directed Stigmata) and stars Selma Blair (from Mom and Dad, In Their Skin), Deray ...

November 23rd, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

Pumpkinhead 2 (1994) Review

It's about a special needs kid who gets bullied, buried, forgotten, resurrected and then vilified for taking revenge on a group of delinquent teens. Pumpkinhead 2 was directed by Jeff Burr (who also directed Devil's Den and Spoiler) and st...

October 21st, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

Pumpkinhead (1988) Review

It's about a guy who conjures up a demon with the help of a witch to get back at some teens who killed his son. Of course, he quickly realizes that making a deal with a devil wasn't the greatest of ideas. Pumpkinhead was directed by Stan W...

October 19th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , , ,

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation (1994) Review

It's about a group of teens driving home from prom who get lost and find themselves snooping around the Sawyers family house for help. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation was directed by Kim Henkel and stars Renée Zellweger (from...

Zombeavers (2014) Review

It’s about college friends having their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin. Zombeavers was directed by Jordan Rubin and stars Rachel Melvin (from The Rake), Cortney Palm (from The Dark Tap...

August 03rd, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Solstice (2008) Review

It's about a group of friends who travel to the Louisiana bayou to celebrate the summer solstice, only to learn of some familiar* skeletons hidden in their closets. Solstice was directed by Daniel Myrick (who also directed The Objective) and s...

July 09th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Midsummer (2003) Review

It's about a group of Danish friends who travel to Sweden to celebrate Midsummer (the summer solstice) only to learn of some serious skeletons hidden in their closets. Midsummer was directed by Carsten Myllerup and stars Laura Christensen (fro...

July 05th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , , ,

The Oregonian (2011) Review

It's about a woman who wakes up in some kind of psychedelic fever dream after getting into a car accident in rural Oregon. The Oregonian was directed by Calvin Lee Reeder (who also directed The Field Guide to Evil) and stars Lindsay Pulsipher ...

June 24th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Shallows (2016) Review

It’s about a girl who gets stranded at sea, within view of the beach, but can’t reach it due to a hungry shark. The Shallows was directed by Jaume Collet-Serra (who also directed Orphan and House of Wax) and stars Blake Lively, Óscar Jaenada...

April 30th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Scream 4 (2011) Review

It's about one last guy in a mask who runs around slashing teens one last time. Scream 4 was directed by  Wes Craven  (who also directed  My Soul to Take,  New Nightmare,  Vampire in Brooklyn,  Cursed  and  Red Eye) and stars  David A...

March 19th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Scream 3 (2000) Review

It’s about yet another guy in a mask who runs around slashing teens. Scream 3 was directed by Wes Craven  (who also directed  My Soul to Take,  New Nightmare,  Vampire in Brooklyn,  Cursed  and  Red Eye) and stars  David Arquette  (from...

March 18th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Scream 2 (1997) Review

It's about another guy in a mask who runs around slashing teens. Scream 2 was directed by  Wes Craven  (who also directed  My Soul to Take,  New Nightmare,  Vampire in Brooklyn,  Cursed  and  Red Eye) and stars  David Arquette  (fro...

March 16th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Scream (1996) Review

It's about a guy in a mask who runs around slashing teens. Scream was directed by Wes Craven (who also directed My Soul to Take,  New Nightmare, Vampire in Brooklyn, Cursed,   Red Eye  and the infamous Nightmare on Elm Street) and stars Dav...

March 15th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

DeadGirl (2008) Review

It's about a couple of guys who find a dead girl who can't be killed. DeadGirl was directed by Marcel Sarmiento (who also directed Totem) and Gadi Harel; stars Shiloh Fernandez (from Evil Dead), Noah Segan (from Mohawk, Follow, The Mind...

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

Greta (2019) Review

It's about a girl who does the right thing, just for the wrong woman. Greta was directed by Neil Jordan (who also directed Byzantium, In Dreams, Interview With The Vampire and The Company Of Wolves) and stars Chloë Grace Moretz (from Suspir...

March 05th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Joy Ride 3 (2014) Review

It's about a group of friends on a road trip who recklessly start some road rage with the wrong guy. Joy Ride 3 was directed by Declan O'brien (who also directed Wrong Turn 5: Bloodlines, Wrong Turn 4: Bloody Beginnings, Sharktopus a...

March 01st, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead (2008) Review

It's about a group of friends on a road trip who break down in the middle of nowhere and decide to steal a car from the wrong guy. Joy Ride 2: Dead Ahead was directed by Louis Morneau (who also directed Werewolf: The Beast Among Us, The Hi...

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

Joy Ride (2001) Review

It's about a couple of guys who play a prank on the wrong guy. Joy Ride was directed by John Dahl and stars Paul Walker, Leelee Sobieski (from Wicker Man, In a Dark Place) and Basil Wallace (from Return of the Living Dead 3). It was jus...

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

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