Horror Staff Picks

By
Josh Cabrita

The Babadook

Sam's frequent tantrums turn sinister when a creepy children's book mysteriously appears in his room, and he asks his mother, "Do you want to die?"

Byzantium

On the run for a gruesome crime, two women take refuge in a seaside town, where their shocking secret lies waiting to be discovered.

Beyond the Gates

Two brothers closing up a video store owned by their missing father find a mysterious role-playing game that turns into a desperate bid for survival.

Hush

A deaf writer who retreated into the woods to live a solitary life must fight for her life in silence when a masked killer appears in her window.

The Eyes of My Mother

At the remote farmhouse where she once witnessed a traumatic childhood event, a young woman develops a grisly fascination with violence.

Hypersomnia

A young actress rehearsing for a play about human trafficking begins to relive terrifying scenes that may be dreams -- or an alternate reality.