Horror is one of the most entertaining and studied genres in filmmaking. These movie techniques are frequently used in almost all subgenres of horror films. People are drawn to horror movies because there isn’t just one type of horror film—there are many.
And here are top 10 upcoming horror movies in Hollywood-here are our most anticipated scary movies of 2022, starting with a healthy dose of horror in January.
1. Scream(5) – (Jan 14)
One of the first horror films to be released in 2022 is Scream. It is American slasher film directed by Radio Silence (Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett) and written by James Vanderbilt and Guy Busick. It is basically horror movie which is full of mystery as well as thriller. The storyline is about twenty-five years after the original series of murders in Woodsboro, a new Ghostface emerges, and Sidney Prescott must return to uncover the truth. A handful of members from the original cast are returning, such as Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, and David Arquette. But we’ll also meet several new Woodsboro residents, portrayed by Melissa Barrera, Mason Gooding, Dylan Minette, Jack Quaid, Jenna Ortega, and more.
2.The black phone(June 24)
The Black Phone is a 2021 American supernatural horror film directed by Scott Derrickson and produced by Jason Blum. Written by Derrickson and C. In January 2020, Derrickson announced his departure from directing Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness due to creative differences with Marvel Studios. As a result, he decided to partner with Cargill on The Black Phone.
The Black Phone tells the tale of Finney, a 13-year-old boy who gets abducted by a vicious murderer known as the Grabber. He’s locked away in a soundproof basement, where no one can hear his cries for help. But then, Finney starts receiving calls from a black phone on the wall. The voices belong to the killer’s previous victims, already dead, who desperately try to help Finney escape.The film had its world premiere at fantastic fest on September 25, 2021. It will be available to stream on Universal’s peacock website 45 days after its theatrical debut.
3.Morbius (April 1)
Morbius is an upcoming American superhero film featuring the marvel comics character morbius ,the living vampire , produced by columbia pictures in association with marvel. Distributed by sony pictures releasing, it is intended to be the third film in Sony’s Spider-Man Universe. It is directed by Daniel Espinosa written by Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless.
Starring House of Gucci’s Jared Leto, this spine-chilling story from Marvel centers around biochemist Michael Morbius. Things go horribly wrong when he tries to cure himself of a rare blood disorder, but instead, accidentally turns himself into a living vampire. The official trailer description reads: “The line between hero and villain will be broken.”
4.Nope (July 22)
Nope is an upcoming American neo-Western science-fiction horror film written, directed, and produced by Jordan Peele under his Monkeypaw Productions banner. The plot follows residents of an isolated town who witness a mysterious and abnormal event. The film is scheduled to be released on July 22, 2022, by Universal Pictures. The story based on A new terror from the mind of Academy Award winner Jordan Peele. It stars Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer, and Steven Yeun. The plot follows residents of an isolated town who witness a mysterious and abnormal event.
5.Jeepers Creepers: Reborn(june 2022)
Jeepers Creepers: Reborn is an upcoming American horror film written by Sean Michael Argo and directed by Timo Vuorensola. It is the fourth film and a reboot in the Jeepers Creepers film series and is scheduled to be released by Screen Media Films in 2022. It is intended to serve as the first in a planned trilogy set apart from the first three films created by Victor Salva.
The storyline is Forced to travel with her boyfriend, Laine begins to experience premonitions associated with the urban myth of The Creeper. Laine believes that something supernatural has been summoned – and that she is at the centre of it all.
6.Salem’s Lot (Sept 9)
Salem’s Lot is an upcoming American horror film written and directed by Gary Dauberman, based on Stephen King’s 1975 novel of the same name. The film stars Lewis Pullman, Makenzie Leigh, Bill Camp, Spencer Treat Clark, Alfre Woodard, William Sadler, Pilou Asbæk, and John Benjamin Hickey. The plot centers on a writer who returns to his hometown of Jerusalem’s Lot in search of inspiration, only to discover the presence of a vampire.
In this part writer returns to his hometown and discovers that the residents are being turned into vampires. It’s more of a Gothic style horror film so it’s about atmosphere and fear of the unknown rather than jump out of your seat scares and gore. They got everything right when they put Stephen King’s awesome vampire novel to film.
7.Halloween Ends (Oct 14)
Halloween Ends is an upcoming American slasher film directed by David Gordon Green and written by Green, Danny McBride, Paul Brad Logan and by Chris Bernier based on characters created by John Carpenter and Debra Hill. Even the first part of this movie in 2021 that Hollween kill ,While Halloween Kills is only occasionally scary, it’s thrilling and gruesome.
It is a sequel to 2021’s Halloween Kills, the thirteenth installment in the Halloween franchise, and the fourth and final installment of the new Halloween canon which commenced with the 2018 film, which continued the 1978 film’s storyline. The saga of Michael Myers and Laurie Strode comes to an end in this part of film.
8.Texas Chainsaw Massacre(Feb 18)
Texas Chainsaw Massacre is an upcoming slasher film, directed by David Blue Garcia, with a screenplay by Chris Thomas Devlin, from an original story co-written by Fede Álvarez and Rodo Sayagues. It is a sequel to The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) and the ninth installment of the Texas Chainsaw Massacre (TCM) franchise.
The story is about Melody, her entrepreneur friends, and her sister Lila come to the small town of Harlow, Texas with hopes of renovating the area. Unfortunately, their arrival ends up reawakening the deadly Leatherface, who begins to slaughter the newcomers. Meanwhile, the sole survivor of Leatherface’s killing spree in 1973, Sally Hardesty, remerges to take down the murderer.
9.Dark Harvest(Sept 23)
Dark Harvest is an upcoming American fantasy-horror film directed by David Slade, based on the novel of the same name. Dark Harvest is the winner of the Bram Stoker Award and was named one of the “100 Best Novels” of 2006 by Publishers Weekly. Dark Harvest is a start right in De Luca’s wheelhouse, the exec having been behind such horror successes as The Nightmare on Elm Street franchise and Seven at New Line.
A legendary monster called October Boy terrorizes residents in a small Midwestern town when he rises from the cornfields every Halloween with his butcher knife and makes his way toward those who are brave enough to confront him.
10. X (March 18)
X is an upcoming American slasher film written, directed and edited by Ti West. The film stars Mia Goth, Jenna Ortega, Martin Henderson, Scott Mescudi and Brittany Snow. It is scheduled to be released on March 18, 2022. It Stars Jenna OrtegaMia GothBrittany Snow
In 1979 some young filmmakers set out to make an adult film in rural Texas, but when their reclusive, elderly hosts catch them in the act. As the cew of a pornographic movie sets out to film on an old farm, they are under the watchful eyes of their reclusive, elderly hosts. However, when the cast finds themselves caught in the act, things quickly become terrifying as they are plagued by bizarre occurrences that see them in a fight for their lives.