Thriller Horror Movie Reviews

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

Doctor Sleep (2019) Review

It's about Danny Torrance, now all grown up, who is forced to weaponize his shine to help save a kid from some supernatural serial killers. Doctor Sleep was directed by Mike Flanagan (who also directed Gerald's Game and Before I Wake) and ...

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

The Marshes (2017) Review

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

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

Phenomena (1985) Review

It's about a sleepwalking girl who can talk to insects, solve murders and take maggot baths without puking. Phenomena was directed by Dario Argento (who also directed The Sandman and Dracula 3D) and stars Jennifer Connelly (from Dark Water and...

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

House of Psychotic Women (1974) Review

It's about a guy who gets hired by three hot sisters to help out around their house, shortly before a serial killer starts serial killing them off. House of Psychotic Women was directed by Carlos Aured (who also directed Trapped by Fear and Th...

January 04th, 2020 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Blacula (1972) Review

It's about an African prince who gets turned into a vampire, locked in a coffin for 200 years and then moved to L.A. by a couple of interior decorators. Blacula was directed by William Crain (who also directed Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde) and stars Wi...

November 12th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Hannibal (2001) Review

It's about a manhunt to capture the elusive Hannibal The Cannibal, both by the FBI and by Hannibal Lecter's only surviving victim (a dude so mutilated he makes The Elephant Man look like Edward Norton). Hannibal was directed by Ridley Scot...

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

The Silence of the Lambs (1991) Review

It's about an FBI trainee who is tasked with soliciting the help of a homicidal sociopath, Hannibal Lecter, to help capture an elusive serial killer. The Silence of the Lambs was directed by Jonathan Demme and stars Jodie Foster (from Panic Ro...

Manhunter (1986) Review

It's about a burned out detective who once caught the infamous Hannibal Lecter and is now tasked with catching the newest serial killer on the block, The Red Dragon. Manhunter was directed by Michael Mann (who also directed The Keep) and stars...

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: , , , , ,

Shuttle (2008) Review

It's about a couple of girls who ride the wrong shuttle home from the airport. Shuttle was directed by Edward Anderson and stars Tony Curran (from Calibre, Underworld: Evolution), Peyton List (from Bereavement) and Cameron Goodman. Nev...

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

JD's Revenge (1976) Review

It's about a guy named JD who was a real nice guy, before he became an ice cold bad-ass pimp, before reverting to a nice guy again, all thanks to the vengeful spirit of an ice cold bad-ass pimp. J.D.'s Revenge was directed by Arthur Marks ...

June 10th, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The City of the Dead (1960) Review

It’s about a woman who travels to a small town with a history of burning witches, only to find out the town happens to be cursed by said witches. The City of the Dead was directed by John Llewellyn Moxey (who also directed Desire: The Vampire, ...

May 22nd, 2019 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Kuroneko (1968) Review

It's a unique, art-house movie about two women assaulted and murdered by Samurai soldiers passing through the woods. Kuroneko (Criterion Collection #584) was directed by Kaneto Shind? (who also directed Onibaba) and stars Rokkô Toura (from Ha...

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

Manos: The Hands of Fate (1966) Review

It's about a family who get lost in the desert and have to stay with a polyamorous cult for the night. Manos: The Hands of Fate was directed by Harold P. Warren and stars Tom Neyman, John Reynolds and Diane Mahree. It's Shocking! It...

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

Get Out (2017) Review

It's about a black guy who literally finds himself trapped in a white man’s world. Get Out was directed by Jordan Peele (who also directed Us) and stars Daniel Kaluuya (from Chatroom), Bradley Whitford (from Godzilla: King of the Monsters, T...

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

Pet Graveyard (2019) Review

It's about a group of friends who participate in a suicide ritual for a chance to say goodbye to loved ones. Pet Graveyard was directed by Rebecca Matthews and stars Rita Siddiqui, Andrew Hollingworth and Claire-Maria Fox (from Mother Krampu...

March 12th, 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: , , , ,

A Brilliant Monster (2018) Review

It's about a famous motivational author who gets his inspiration from a very unusual source. A Brilliant Monster was directed by F.C. Rabbath  and stars Dennis Friebe, Joy Kigin and Nick Leali. Inspiration Comes at a Cost I wen...

March 04th, 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: , , , ,

Bird Box (2018) Review

It's a Lovecraftian thriller about a woman and two kids trying to seek refuge from a malevolent force. Bird Box was directed by Susanne Bier and stars Sandra Bullock, Trevante Rhodes, Sarah Paulson (from American Horror Story), John Malkovi...

December 26th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Wind Chill (2007) Review

It’s about a couple of college kids who get lost in the Twilight Zone on their way home from school for the holidays. Wind Chill was directed by Gregory Jacobs and stars Emily Blunt (from A Quiet Place and The Wolfman), Ashton Holmes (from Th...

December 11th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Apostle (2018) Review

It's about a guy who travels to a remote island to rescue his sister from a cult. Apostle was directed by Gareth Evans and stars Dan Stevens, Michael Sheen (from Underworld) and Lucy Boynton (from Don't Knock Twice).  Your God Can...

December 06th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

It Comes At Night Review (2017)

Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his wife and son, but this will soon be put to test when a desperate young family arrives seeking refuge. It Comes At Ni...

November 19th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Fallen (1998) Review

It’s about a serial killer who gets gassed for serial killing, only to return from the dead to continue serial killing. Fallen was directed by Gregory Hoblit and stars Denzel Washington (from The Bone Collector), John Goodman (from Red State) a...

October 31st, 2018 | , , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Wicker Man Review (1973)

It’s about a policeman who visits a secluded island to investigate the disappearance of a child, only to discover that the island is a Pagan cult. The Wicker Man was directed by Robin Hardy (who also directed The Fantasist and The Wicker Tree) a...

October 30th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Triangle Review (2009)

It’s about a group of friends taking an ill-fated boating excursion into a never-ending nightmare. Triangle was directed by Christopher Smith (who also directed Black Death and Severance) and stars Melissa George (from 30 Days of Night), Liam He...

October 25th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Invitation (2015) Review

Will and his new girlfriend Kira are invited to a dinner with old friends at the house of Will’s ex Eden and her new partner David. Although the evening appears to be relaxed, Will soon gets a creeping suspicion that their charming host David is up...

October 17th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

The Orphanage (2007) Review

It’s about a kid who makes friends with a ghost who helps him solve a mystery. The Orphanage was directed by Juan Antonio Bayona and stars Belen Rueda (from You Shall Not Sleep), Fernando Cayo and Roger Princep. A tale of love. A story ...

October 07th, 2018 | , , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Mulholland Drive Review (2001)

It’s about a woman with amnesia stumbling through the seedy underbelly of modern Hollywood. Mulholland Drive was directed by David Lynch (who also directed Lost Highway and Blue Velvet) and stars Naomi Watts (from Funny Games), Laura Harring (fr...

September 14th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Substitute (2007) Review

It’s about a class of 6th graders who learn the hard way that their new substitute is a monstrous alien on a mission. The Substitute was directed by Ole Bornedal (who also directed Nightwatch and The Possession) and stars Paprika Steen, Ulrich T...

August 25th, 2018 | , , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Funny Games Review (2007)

It’s about a pair of sadistic home invaders tormenting a family, which meta-fictional post-modern elements. Funny Games was directed by Michael Haneke (who also directed Benny's Video) and stars Naomi Watts (from The Ring), Tim Roth (from Da...

August 25th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Satan's School For Girls (1973) Review

It’s about a girl who goes all 21 Jump Street to figure out who's offing students at a private girls school. Satan’s School For Girls was directed by David Lowell Rich (who also directed The Horror At 37,000 Feet) and stars Pamela Frankli...

August 21st, 2018 | , , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Dark Waters Review (1993)

It’s about a young women who travels to an island to visit a mysterious cult in hopes of learning why her father funded it. Dark Waters was directed by Mariano Baino  and stars Louise Salter, Venera Simmons  and Mariya Kapnist. Sometimes, e...

July 31st, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

Cube Review (1997)

It’s about seven people stuck in an enigmatic lethal structure trying to escape. 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  an...

July 21st, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

The Abominable Dr. Phibes Review (1971)

It’s about the title doctor getting murderous revenge on medical doctors in early-20th-century Britain. The Abominable Dr. Phibes was directed by Robert Fuest  and stars Vincent Price (from Madhouse), Joseph Cotten (from The Devil's Dau...

June 11th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , ,

Night Game Movie Review (1989)

It’s about a detective on the hunt for an elusive serial killer with a close connection to his beloved Houston Astros. Night Game was directed by Peter Masterson and stars Roy Scheider (most know for his role in Jaws but who also starred in The ...

May 13th, 2018 | , | Horror Genre: , , , ,

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