Top 10 Upcoming Horror Movies 2012

Upcoming Horror Movies 2012The thrill of watching ghouls and the undead extracting revenge from unknowing couples and unsuspecting holiday goers has its own charm (unlike the horrible Piranha series). Makers of Horror movies dive deep inside the human subconscious and create stories which affect us in more ways than we can ever imagine! After all, what good are all the upcoming horror movies if they can’t make you feel a little insecure even in your own bedroom? Slashers and black magic movies seem to be on the back bench this year as directors are concentrating on other genres (like horror comedy). The year 2012 has great Upcoming Horror movies which have been listed here in order of their quality (based on storyline and trailers released till now) and the amount of excitement they have managed to stir within the horror movie lovers. A lot of interesting upcoming horror movies have been lined up for fans this year and this year will see a lot of movies in full 3D (and 3DD) which is sure to send movie goers screaming out the cinema doors!




10. House at the End of the Street

House at the End of the Street

Jenifer Lawrence makes yet another thrilling appearance in the upcoming horror movie titled House at the End of the Street this year. This time around, she plays the role of a girl who has just moved to a new town with her mother. Gradually, they find out that the quite little town is not as peaceful as it looks. Strange events and odd things begin to happen as they investigate a bizarre murder story next door. House at the End of the Street looks great in the trailers and is sure to draw in crowds when it gets released. House at the End of the Street is placed 10th in the Top 10 Upcoming horror Movies 2012 list.


9. Halloween 3D

Halloween 3D

When Rob Zombie’s Halloween 2 was confirmed to be a box office failure, producers vowed to come back with a better one. The upcoming horror movie Halloween 3D is basically the same slasher gore filled Halloween party that we have seen countless times. This time the action is taken to another dimension as the horror movie will be released in full 3D to triple all the fun and action! The details are hard to find about Halloween 3D and whatever info there is available about this upcoming horror movie confirms that it will be a hit this time around!


8. Get Out Alive

Get Out Alive

A fair cross between Wrong Turn and Vacancy (remember Kate Beckinsale) but horrifyingly fresh, Get Out Alive tells the tale of two guys who drive to the wrong truck stop. The most striking aspect of this horror movie is that the budget announced is less than an average American household budget! How the crew and producers can manage to do this is still a mystery. Do not let the fact that this upcoming horror movie is a low budget film deter you from seeing it as the screening was received with a lot of positive response. Get Out Alive is ranked 8th in the Top 10 Upcoming Horror Movies 2012 list.


7. Dark shadows

Dark shadows

Anything that Tim Burton touches becomes gold. Add Johnny Depp to the cast and it will become eternal! The upcoming horror movie Dark Shadows is basically a remake of a 60s show which ran on the TV back then with mixed reviews from the audience. This time around, however, Dark shadows has already gained the attention of horror movie lovers way before its release thanks to the cast and storyline. Dark Shadows depicts a tale of rich playboy who breaks the heart of the wrong woman; a witch! Distraught, she buries him alive after turning him into a vampire! He returns after many generations to discover the world is not as it was before. Dark Shadows is ranked 7th in the Top 10 Upcoming Horror Movies 2012 list.


6. Resident Evil: Retribution

Resident Evil Retribution

The upcoming horror movie Resident Evil: Retribution takes us further into yet another installment of this long running video game turned movie franchise (and a career saver for Milla Jovovich). The ongoing fight between everything that is good and evil continues as our heroine joins a band of resistance fighters against the rising number of brain munching zombies and the untouchable Umbrella Corporation. Resident Evil:  After life 3D was met with a weak response and we should congratulate the directors for not losing hope and coming up with Resident Evil: Retribution with missing a beat! Resident Evil: Retribution ranks 6th in the Top 10 Upcoming Horror movies 2012 list.


5. The Raven

The Raven

John Cusack stars in this upcoming horror movie as Edger Allen Poe who is called to assist police and detectives in murder cases which have been committed in such a way that all of them point towards Edger’s own works! Thus starts a chase for the killer in The Raven with almost no time at hand to stop the next murder. The atmosphere created in this movie is so chilling and unsettling that it has to be experienced firsthand! No,no; don’t join the police. I meant go watch the movie. The Raven is a superb mixture of a thrilling murder story which is brimful of superb performances and engrossing atmosphere.


4. Flight 7500

Flight 7500

We have seen them in rooms, trains, carnivals and even in boxes. However, Flight 7500 takes the tally up by a few hundred miles by taking all the supernatural action up in the air! This upcoming horror movie takes place in an airborne passenger plane when a vengeful spirit decides to strike and show everyone who’s boss. Flight 7500 has a relatively new cast but the trailers seem to be promising an excellent horror adventure for the whole cabin crew! Flight 7500 ranks 4th in the Top 10 Upcoming Horror Movies 2012 list.


3. Apartment 1303 3D

Apartment 1303 3D

Another 3D Upcoming Horror Movie in the list, Apartment 1303 3D is about a, well, apartment. A hard up family of mother and daughter think that their dream has come true when they get a too good to be true offer on an apartment. Soon after they move in, they do realize that they dreams are coming true; it’s only that all the dreams that they see are nightmares! The Upcoming Horror Movie Apartment 1303 3D follows in the footsteps of the hit horror movie Room 1408(a great Cusack horror movie, do watch it if you have missed it somehow).


2. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D

Upcoming Horror Movie The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D may be pushed to a 2013 date because of all the post production work that will go in the 3D work. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D picks up right after the first movie and is a direct sequel to one of the most goriest and violent slasher horror movies ever. An unfortunate woman turns up in a town in Texas to claim inheritance from a dead relative and finds out that she has inherited more than she could ever handle! The movie The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D ranks 2nd in the list of Top 10 Upcoming Horror Movies 2012.


1. The Possession

The Possession

Remember when your parents refused to buy you every toy you wanted? You’ll soon understand that was for your own good after you watch the Upcoming Horror Movie called The Possession. A girl ends up with a toy box full of restless spirits which gain control of her. The father and mother have to give their all in order to save their little girl. With a budget of almost $17 million, it comes as a surprise that the plot of The Possession is based on the Dibbuks, a well known myth about a box which holds evil spirits. The Possession ranks 1st in the Top 10 Upcoming Horror Movies 2012 list.




Related Top 10 Lists: