Kill-crazy clowns, demented hermits, and legendary haunts all appear in the best horror movies of 2016. The scariest 2016 films generated nightmares with scenes rife with fictional monsters, real life killers, and blasts from the petrifying past. This is a list of the best horror movies of 2016 featuring everything from The Witch to The Shallows to Before I Wake.
What scary flicks will you find on this list of 2016 horror movies? If you're a fan of nail-biting tension, you might vote 10 Cloverfield Lane to the top. John Goodman is at his creepiest in this spiritual follow-up to the 2008 film Cloverfield. 10 Cloverfield Lane was praised by critics and fans alike as it brought in over $100 million worldwide. The 2016 reimagining of Cabin Fever was also one of the scariest of the year. The Neon Demon was a beautifully shot horror film featuring scares that lingered with viewers long after its conclusion. Other good horror movies featured on this scariest films of 2016 list include The Forest, Carnage Park, and The Conjuring 2.
Which 2016 film gave you nightmares? Give your favorite horror films a thumbs up and add any bone-chilling features that are missing.