Horror movies sometimes deal with lone individuals who are literally or figuratively isolated from society. But more often than not, narratives involve more of a group dynamic.Being alone may be terrifying, but fear of losing the people close to you is even scarier. "Family horror" films (not to be confused with "family friendly" films) are fascinating for the way they examine complicated family dynamics in one way or another.
Countless families in horror movies have cropped up since the genre's cinematic inception. Some focus on clans that are already marred by dysfunction and murderous or otherwise nefarious ways. Others depict a more "normal" family that falls victim to outside evils, testing the strength of their bonds. Some great ones even have both.
With that in mind, these are the best horror movies with families. Vote up your favorites.
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