Best Horror Movie Releases of 2019 That Will Give You Sleepless Nights For Days

Is sitting on your bed in pitch darkness with a blanket wrapped around and watching a horror movie – your favorite thing to do on a weekend? Or are you one of those people who can’t stand a horror flick for even five minutes before they make you too scared? If you belong to the latter kind, we want to let you know that there is a lot of fun you are missing out on. Once a horror movie starts playing, you don’t get an opportunity to even blink. You watch it with your eyes wide open and your ears and other senses more attentive than ever. The best part about them is the thrill they fill you with and the uncertainty of what may happen the very next moment.

The year 2019 too saw the release of many such movies that can leave you shuddering with fear. In this article, we have picked and listed 10 of those, which are scarier than the ones you have seen before!


The Prodigy

If you haven’t watched The Prodigy yet, then it must be the next movie you see. With its gripping storyline and exceptional performances by the great cast, the movie is totally worth your time. Sarah and her husband John are alarmed by the sudden change in their son’s behavior soon after he turns eight. Their worst fear comes true when they meet Arthur Jacobson who tells them that their son Miller is under the control of a demonic spirit. Why that unnatural spirit chose Miller, what it wants, and whether or not Sarah is able to take her prodigy out of this mess are some of the questions you’ll get answers to when you watch the movie.



Ready or Not

Are you ready for a spine-chilling game of hide and seek or not?

Grace is happier than ever after her marriage with the love of her life Alex. However, her happiness is short-lived as she finds just on her first day in their home about an eerie wedding ritual that Alex’s family practices. The ritual involves her hiding while her in-laws, armed with guns and crossbows, try to find her and kill her. There is still some hope for Grace to survive as she has to hide only until dawn. If Le Domas fails to catch her and take her life before that they would all die.

Ready or Not has to be the most exciting and horrific hide and seek that makes you feel like a part of the game when watching the movie, as it is one person who has to hide from an entire family of seven to eight members and it’s a do or die situation for both the parties.



Velvet Buzzsaw

Josephina is shocked to the core when she finds a dead man and a multitude of paintings in his apartment in Los Angeles on her return from Miami. When she comes back to her senses, she steals all of the paintings and shows them to her boss, Rhodora Haze who owns a gallery and her friend Morf Vanderwalt who is an art critic.

Together they decide to divide the paintings amongst them and make a fortune by selling them off. Would they be able to get through their plan?




Adelaide is apprehensive about taking her family on a trip to her beach house in Santa Cruz considering the fearsome experience she had there as a child, but agrees to on her husband’s insistence. The happy-going trip turns into a nightmare when the Wilson family is attacked by a group of four masked people who intend to take their lives. The biggest turning point is when their masks fall off. Watch it till the last minute as a very crucial secret is revealed minutes before the movie ends.



Happy Death Day 2U

Director Christopher Landon is back again with a sequel after the good reception of his film Happy Death Day in 2017.

In Happy Death Day 2U, the protagonist, a college student, wakes up and is shocked to realize that she is in another dimension. Everything is different in this space. Carter, her boyfriend is with another girl and everyone else seems to have transformed into a different version. There is also a masked killer who is after her life.



Pet Sematary

How delighted or frightened would you be if your beloved dead one came back to life?

Dr. Louis Creed moves to the town of Maine along with his family and their pet cat Church. Soon after relocation, they learn about a graveyard nearby called Pet Sematary. When Church dies, they bury it in that very graveyard from where it comes back alive in a day or two and a death chain is started.




After struggling with fertility issues for a long time, Tori and Kyle are on seventh heaven when they find an infant in the spaceship that crashed and landed on their farm. They immediately decide to adopt him. This child is everything they ever dreamt of. He is immensely talented and bright in academics. But as he reaches puberty he comes to learn of his supernatural capabilities and resolves to use them for anything but good. Brightburn could serve as a perfect movie for a lazy Sunday afternoon.



The Curse of La Llorona

The Curse of La Llorona (La Llorona translates to weeping woman in English) is set in the 1970s in Los Angeles. Hispanic caseworker Anna’s own children fall prey to La Llorona when she tries to investigate the deaths of Patricia’s sons. Terrified and helpless Anna reaches out to Father Perez to save her kids and get Patricia’s kids back.

Clad in her white attire La Llorona is all set to scare every nerve in your body. Can you watch the entire movie without letting out even one scream?




Four friends Mark, Josh, Dani, and Christian fly to Sweden to attend a renowned midsummer festival, which, as they are told by a Swedish friend of theirs, Pelle, occurs once in ninety years. Josh is extremely excited about their trip as such festivals form part of his thesis. What they do not realize is that they have been lured into the land of this pagan cult in order to redeem it from its evil.

The only question that would be stuck in your head throughout the movie is would the four of them be able to make it back to their homeland.



Child’s Play

The movie Child’s Play is, in fact, no child’s play. Director Lars Klevberg puts his best foot forward to leave you shivering with fear.

Karen Barclay, a retail clerk moves to another apartment with her son Andy and to make up for the adjustments that Andy has to make she decides to gift him a special kind doll called the Buddi doll for his upcoming birthday.

Buddi is no ordinary doll. It’s a high-tech doll with hearing and receptive capabilities. However, the one that Andy gets is an impaired one. The doll takes one life after the other and Andy and his friends have to be quick in getting hold of it and destroying it.