2016 was by no doubt a promising year for the audience who like the genre of horror. There were many movies that could chill your spine down and spook you, and were scary enough to give you nightmares.
Here, we come up with 8 best Hollywood movies of horror genre that should definitely be in your watch list:-
1. The Conjuring 2
The movie is the sequel of The Conjuring that came out in 2013. The plot revolves around a single mother who witnesses paranormal activities in her house and then seeks help from two occult investigators. There are plenty of scare or shock moments in the movie that will always keep you on the edge of your seat. The movie features Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Madison Wolfe, and more.
2. Don’t Breathe
The movie rated 7.1 on IMDb, depicts a situation, where few robbers barge into the house of a visually-impaired old man, only to find out that he is not alone. The movie even has few elements of torture and gore. Movie has a solid suspense base which will keep you glued to the screen. The movie features Stephen Lang, Jane Levy, Dylan Minnette and more.
Hush is a heart pounding thriller in which a writer, who also has hearing-impairment, chooses to live a solitary life and hence lives in the woods. But even there, her fight for living in peace continues as a masked killer appears in her window. The movie has found unusual in the usual plot of a lonely girl getting haunted in the woods by adding the flavour of muteness and deafness. The movie casts Kate Siegel, John Gallagher Jr., and more.
4. Lights Out
The plot revolves around Rebecca and her boyfriend who are trying to find a connection between Rebecca’s mother, and her imaginary friend Diana, when Rebecca’s Step-father is murdered mysteriously. The movie features Teresa Palmer, Maria Bello, Alexander DiPersia, and more. The movie definitely sends chills down your spine.
5. Ouija: Origin of Evil
This movie is a prequel to the film Ouija which was released in 2014. The movie stars Elizabeth Reaser, Annalise Basso, Henry Thomas, and more. The storyline of the movie revolves around a widow and her two daughters who use Ouija board to heal people and help them in their life. They interact with spirit only to find that the youngest daughter has been possessed.
6. 10 Cloverfield Lane
This movie comes under the specific genre of science fiction psychological horror where the lead character, Michelle, wakes up in a bunker, after a car accident with two other men. They inform her about an event which has left the earth uninhabitable and there begins her trail to escape. The movie stars Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Goodman, John Gallagher Jr., and more. The movie has a really thrilling plot and will evoke a number of emotions as you watch it.
One of the best psychological horror of all time, this movie is the second instalment in the Unbreakable Trilogy. The movie follows a man who is diagnosed with Dissociative Identity Disorder and has 23 alter personalities. He kidnaps three teenagers who now have to figure out his friendly alter egos to save themselves. The movie casts James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Bruce Willis, and more.
8. The Autopsy of Jane Doe
This supernatural horror film revolves around a father and son who experience something mysterious and supernatural while examining the dead body of a woman. The movie stars Olwen Kelly, Emile Hirsch, Brian Cox, and many more and has an IMDb rating of 6.8.