Our Top Scary Movies To Watch

If you’re at home tonight, you need to watch one of these movies to celebrate the halloween spirit. Some of them are horrors and some are thrillers but all of them will shake you to the core. Can you handle the chill down your spine that tells you that there’s someone behind you in an empty room?

Halloween 
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Go to the theatres and catch this movie before it’s too late. It’s the eleventh instalment in the Halloween film series and a direct sequel to the 1978 film of the same name

Spoilers: On Halloween night, Allyson, Karen's daughter, finds her boyfriend Cameron Elam cheating on her at a school-sponsored Halloween party, and leaves the party with Cameron’s friend, Oscar. Meanwhile, Michael continues his killing spree in a Haddonfield suburb, murdering Allyson's best friend Vicky, her boyfriend Dave, and several neighbours, but is forced to retreat when Laurie and Deputy Frank Hawkins, who arrested Michael in 1978, open fire at him.

Rosemary's baby

The movie is a 1968 American psychological horror film written and directed by Roman Polanski, based on Rosemary's Baby by Ira Levin. Rosemary's Baby deals with themes related to paranoia, women's liberation, Christianity (Catholicism), and the occult.

Spoilers: A young couple moves into an apartment only to be surrounded by peculiar neighbours and occurrences. When the wife becomes mysteriously pregnant, paranoia over the safety of her unborn child begins to control her life.

Hereditary

A supernatural horror film written and directed by Ari Aster, in his feature directorial debut. It stars Toni Collette, Alex Wolff, Milly Shapiro and Gabriel Byrne as a family haunted after the death of their secretive grandmother.

Spoilers: After the family matriarch passes away, a grieving family is haunted by tragic and disturbing occurrences, and begin to unravel dark secrets.

The Exorcist (1973)

American supernatural horror film adapted by William Peter Blatty from his 1971 novel of the same name, directed by William Friedkin, and starring Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair, Max von Sydow, and Jason Miller.

Spoilers: The film is part of The Exorcist franchise. The book, inspired by the 1949 exorcism of Roland Doe, follows the demonic possession of a 12-year-old girl and her mother's attempts to win her back through an exorcism conducted by two priests. The adaptation is relatively faithful to the book, which itself has been commercially successful.

The Exorcism of Emily Rose

A lawyer takes on a negligent homicide case involving a priest who performed an exorcism on a young girl.

Spoilers: Emily Rose, a 19-year old American teenager, dies of self-inflicted wounds and malnutrition following an attempted exorcism. Father Richard Moore, the Catholic diocesan priest who attempted the exorcism is arrested and sent to court. While the archdiocese wants Moore to plead guilty to minimise the crime's public attention, Moore instead plans to plead not guilty. Erin Bruner, an ambitious lawyer hoping to use the trial to become a senior partner in her law firm, takes on the case. Moore agrees to let her defend him if he can tell the truth behind Emily's story.

WRITTEN BY  - Shubhroja Sen shubhrojasen@bingedaly.in

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