Just when people were grappling with 2016’s horror movies like Shut In, Conjuring 2, Lights Out, there are already a dozen of them waiting to be released in 2017! And, we are sure all horror movie buffs out there can’t wait to watch them! Nation Next gives you a rundown on some of the spookiest Hollywood’s upcoming horror movies of 2017, which will leave you white-knuckled!
Amityville: Awakening, slated for a release on January 6, 2017, was originally set to release on January 2, 2015. Directed by Franck Khalfoun, this is an American supernatural horror film, which is the seventeenth installment of the Amityville series. The film stars Bella Thorne, Cameron Monaghan, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Thomas Mann, Jennifer Morrison and Kurtwood Smith.
Friday the 13th
After 12 movies and a not so popular TV show, Jason Voorhees has been in news for quiet sometime. The movie will be released on January 13, 2017, which is directed by David Bruckner. As the series is all set to continue, killer Jason gears up to return for a bloody mayhem.
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter
An upcoming ‘sci-fi-action-horror’ film, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter is written and directed by Paul W.S. Anderson. The movie is set to release on January 27, 2017. This movie is a sequel to Resident Evil: Retribution (2012) and will be the sixth and final installment of the Resident Evil film series. The movie stars Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Shawn Roberts, Ruby Rose, Eoin Macken, William Levy, and Iain Glen.
An American supernatural horror film, Annabelle 2 is a sequel to the 2014 hit film Annabelle. The film is directed by David F Sandberg and is the fourth installment by The Conjuring film series. The story focuses on a doll maker and his wife, whose daughter has died 20 years before. They decide allot their home to a nun and several girls from an orphanage as it has been shut down. The doll maker’s creation Annabelle, who is possessed, scares the girls and the nun. The film stars Stephanie Sigman, Talitha Bateman, Anthony LaPagalia and Miranda Otto. The film is all set to hit the theatres on May 19, 2017.
Insidious: Chapter 4
An American supernatural horror film directed by Adam Robitel is the fourth installment of the Insidious franchise. The film is scheduled to release on October 20, 2017.
In its eight installment of the Saw franchise, Saw: Legacy is an American horror film that is set to release on October 27, 2017. The film is directed by Michael Spierig and Peter Spierig. The film stars Tobin Bell and Jon Cor. One of the most awaited horror films of 2017, Saw: Legacy is sure to give you chills and petrify you to the core.