Top 10 Horror Films to treat yourself to on Halloween [Linwood’s Picks]

Whether you’re a fan of horror fiction or not, it is generally agreed upon by movie-goers and critics that fear-inducing moments contribute to the exciting thrills needed to leave viewers on the edge of their seats. The best directors have understood this and Gareth Evans (‘The Raid: Redemption’ and ‘The Raid 2: Berandal’) is the finest example of artistically transitioning from one genre to another with the same tools to craft gripping sequences of tension. With that being said, here is a list based on Linwood Storm’s picks for his personal top ten favorite scary flicks to watch this Halloweekend! Make sure to comment below and let us know yours as well!

“A young African-American visits his white girlfriend’s parents for the weekend, where his simmering uneasiness about their reception of him eventually reaches a boiling point.”
“A punk rock band is forced to fight for survival after witnessing a murder at a neo-Nazi skinhead bar.”
“A freak storm unleashes a species of bloodthirsty creatures on a small town, where a small band of citizens hole up in a supermarket and fight for their lives.”
“A clumsy young man nurtures a plant and discovers that it’s carnivorous, forcing him to kill to feed it.”
“Through a failed medical experiment, a priest is stricken with vampirism and is forced to abandon his ascetic ways.”
“A grieving family is haunted by tragic and disturbing occurrences.”
“Three backpackers head to a Slovak city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.”
“A schoolgirl and six of her classmates travel to her aunt’s country home, which turns out to be haunted.”
“A teenager discovers that the newcomer in his neighborhood is a vampire, so he turns to an actor in a television horror show for help dealing with the undead.”
“Two agents – a lady-killer human and a voluptuous demon – attempt to protect a signatory to a peace ceremony between the human world and the “Black World” from radicalized demons.”