We’ve seen a variety of classic horror movie plots in the last year and a half—a sinister global pandemic à la Contagion, Purge-style protests, and so on. As we previously said, it’s understandable if the real world has satisfied the fear quotient for the next decade or so. However, if you still want to experience some regulated, and most importantly, fictional thrills and scares, that’s perfectly acceptable, and 2021 is here to deliver, Check out new horror movies 2021.
We’ve done the legwork so you don’t have to, and compiled a handy list of some of the most terrifying, chilling, and thrilling released in 2021. Here we bring you top scary and new horror movies of 2021.
Vigil follows a young man who spends a terrifying night keeping watch over a dead body. The movie is directed by Keith Thomas and stars Dave Davis, Fred Melamed, and Lynn Cohen, Menashe Lustig, Malky Goldman.
This Marvel film is about a brilliant scientist who has a rare blood disorder and attempts to cure himself…but instead transforms into a vampire. The stars Jared Leto in the lead role and co-stars Matt Smith, Adria Arjona, Jared Harris, Al Madrigal, and Tyrese Gibson.Daniel Espinosa is directing the movie and is all set to hit the theatres in the coming days (the release date is not fixed yet).
3. ‘A Quiet Place Part II’
The Abbott family continues their battle against the noise-sensitive aliens, and they are forced to leave the safety of their farm and move into the unknown. The movie will kick the big screens on May 28 this year.
4. ‘Last Night in Soho’
A young girl with a passion for fashion design is able to travel back in time to the 1960s, where she meets her idol, a stunning want tobe singer. However, 1960s London is not what it seems to be, and time seems to be disintegrating with nefarious consequences. The movie is directed by Edgar Wright and features Anya Taylor-Joy in the lead role.
This is the ninth chapter in the Saw series, and it follows police officers as they investigate horrific murders—only to find themselves in the middle of the killer’s plan. The movie stars Chris Rock and Samuel L. Jackson and is releasing on May 28 this year.
6. ‘The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It’
This is the third instalment of ‘The Conjuring’ series follows a murder suspect who becomes the first person in court to argue demonic possession as a shield. The movie will hit the theatres on June 4.
7. ‘The Forever Purge’
Following the elimination of the Purge in the previous film in the series, a couple is stranded in Texas and terrorized by a group of strangers determined to keep the Purge alive. This movie features Ana de la Reguera, Leven Rambin, Josh Lucas, Will Patton, Tenoch Huerta, and Cassidy Freeman in important roles. Makers of this movie are planning to release it on July 9 this year.
8. ‘Don’t Breathe 2’
The Blind Man has returned, and this time he has adopted an orphaned child. They’re living in peace in his cabin together—until the girl is kidnapped, causing him to leave his cabin and go out in search of her. The makers are planning to release it on August 13 this year.
Candyman’ stars Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Teyonah Parris, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, and Colman Domingo in prominent roles. The movie is a horror story involving a mysterious murderer with a hook for a hand haunts the Cabrini Green housing projects in Chicago. According to legend, someone who repeats the killer’s name five times into a mirror will summon him. Jordan Peele co-wrote the screenplay for this sequel to 1992’s Candyman. You can enjoy it in theatres on August 27.
10. ‘Escape Room 2’
One of those entertaining yet challenging escape rooms that you can do with your friends? That is unless the puzzles are solved in a timely manner, with potentially fatal consequences. The movie stars Taylor Russell, Logan Miller, Isabelle Fuhrman, Thomas Cocquerel, Holland Roden, Carlito Olivero, and Indya Moore. The release date of the movie is yet to be announced but it is confirmed that it will hit the large screens this year.
These are the list of New Horror Movies of 2021.