The one thing everyone thinks about in October is Halloween. Halloween is a very popular season due to horror movies. Everyone likes to sit down on Halloween night and watch a good movie. This article will go through the best top 10 horror movies based off ofhttps://editorial.rottentomatoes.com/article/the-10-scariest-horror-movies-ever/.
Coming in at number 10 is the movie IT. IT is about a clown that terrorizes a group of kids that live in a small town. This movie came out in 2017 and was based off of a book by Steven King. The movie coming in at number 9 is Insidious. Insidious is a series of American horror films, and is about a family living in a haunted house. This movie came out in 2010 and was directed by James Wan.
The movie coming in at number 8 is the Sinister. Sinister is about a true crime writer named Ellison Oswald. He moved his family into a house where a file was made showing the death of a family. However, they discovered a supernatural force while living in the house. The movie came out in 2012 and was directed by Scott Derrickson. Coming in at number 7 is Halloween. Halloween is about six-year-old Michael Myers who brutally murdering his sister, but on Halloween he escaped and went looking for his next victim. The movie was released in 1978 and was directed by John Capenter.
The movie coming in at number 6 is The Ring. The Ring is about a videotape filled with scary images that leads to a phone call. On the phone the person would be told they would die in 7 days. A news report writes about the incidents of 4 teens dying mysteriously after watching the tape. This movie came out in 2002 and was directed by Gore Verbinski. Coming in at Number 5 is Texas Chainsaw Massacre. Texas Chainsaw Massacre is about Sally and her brother Franklin hearing about their grandfather’s grave being vandalized so they took a trip out to the old family farmhouse. While they are there, they discover the murderous outcast living next door. This movie came out in 1974 and was directed by Tobe Hooper.
The movie coming in at number 4 is The Shining. The Shining is about Jack Torrance becoming a caretaker at overlook Hotel in Colorado. His wife and son Danny move in with him and his sons’ visions become more disturbing. Jake then discovers the hotels dark secrets and begins to unravel into a homicidal maniac terrorizing his family. This movie came out in 1980 and was directed by Stanley Kubrick. The moving coming in at number 3 is The Conjuring. The Conjuring is based of a true story about paranormal investigator’s and demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren. The Warrens go the Perrons House where their recently moved in with there five daughters. Where they have had so supernatural presences happening. This movie came out in 2013 and was directed by James Wan. The movie coming in at number 2 is Hereditary. Hereditary is about the matriarch of the Graham family who passes away and her grandchildren begin to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry. This movie came out in 2018 and was directed by Ari Aster. The number 1 horror movie is The Exorcist. The Exorcist is based off the novel about a girl named Regan who starts acting odd. She would levitate and speak in tongues. Her mother was worried and sought medical help and never got an answer. A local priest thinks the girl may be seized by the devil and preforms and exorcism on her. The movie came out in 1973 and was directed by William Friedkin.
One of the interviewees is Jasmine Troyan. The question that was asked, was “What is your favorite scary movie? Her response was, “the movie IT”. Next question was what movie do you think should be number one? She replied with “Annabella. “The next interviewee was Maddy Shoop. Her response to the first question was, “My favorite horror movie is Eli.” Her response to the second question was, “The Conjuring movies should be number one because they are popular and always making new ones.” The last interviewee was Emma Nunamaker. Her response to the first question was, “The Conjuring is my favorite horror
movie.” Her response to the second question was, “I think the Sinister should be number one.” These are just some of the horror movies that everyone will be watching around this time of year.