Most Popular "Psychological Horror" Titles
- Movies or TV
- IMDb Rating
- In Theaters
- Release Year
1. Hereditary (2018)
16 | 127 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
After the family matriarch passes away, a grieving family is haunted by tragic and disturbing occurrences, and begin to unravel dark secrets.
Votes: 122,671 | Gross: $44.07M
3. The Terror (2018– )
60 min | Adventure, Drama, History
In 1848, two real life warships, HMS Terror and HMS Erebus, sent on a Royal Naval expedition to find the treacherous Northwest Passage become trapped in ice near Arctic and face starvation, mutiny, cannibalism and a demonic polar bear.
4. Gerald's Game (2017)
103 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
While trying to spice up their marriage in their remote lake house, Jessie must fight to survive when her husband dies unexpectedly, leaving her handcuffed to their bed frame.
5. Flatliners (2017)
16 | 109 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
Five medical students, obsessed by what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring experiment: by stopping their hearts for short periods, each triggers a near-death experience - giving them a firsthand account of the afterlife.
Votes: 31,667 | Gross: $16.87M
6. Suspiria (1977)
98 min | Horror
An American newcomer to a prestigious German ballet academy comes to realize that the school is a front for something sinister amid a series of grisly murders.
7. Deliverance (1972)
18 | 109 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's dammed and turned into a lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a canoeing trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country.
8. The Babadook (2014)
16 | 93 min | Drama, Horror
A widowed mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.
Votes: 165,035 | Gross: $0.92M
9. What Keeps You Alive (2018)
16 | 98 min | Horror, Thriller
Majestic mountains, a still lake and venomous betrayals engulf a female married couple attempting to celebrate their one-year anniversary.
10. The Uninvited (2009)
16 | 87 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
Anna returns home after a stint in a mental hospital, but her recovery is jeopardized by her cruel stepmother and ghastly visions of her dead mother.
Votes: 70,623 | Gross: $28.57M
11. Ghostland (2018)
16 | 91 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
A mother of two who inherits a house is confronted with murderous intruders on the first night in their new home and fights for her daughters' lives. Sixteen years later when the daughters reunite at the house, things get really strange.
13. Cube (1997)
16 | 90 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
6 complete strangers of widely varying personality characteristics are involuntarily placed in an endless maze containing deadly traps.
Votes: 186,808 | Gross: $0.50M
14. Possum (2018)
85 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
After returning to his childhood home, a disgraced children's puppeteer is forced to confront his wicked stepfather and the secrets that have tortured his entire life.
15. Flatliners (1990)
16 | 115 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Five medical students experiment with "near death" experiences, until the dark consequences of past tragedies begin to jeopardize their lives.
Votes: 73,719 | Gross: $61.49M
16. Blair Witch (2016)
16 | 89 min | Horror, Thriller
After discovering a video showing what he believes to be his vanished sister Heather, James and a group of friends head to the forest believed to be inhabited by the Blair Witch.
Votes: 35,632 | Gross: $20.78M
17. Angel Heart (1987)
16 | 113 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A private investigator is hired by a man who calls himself Louis Cyphre to track down a singer named Johnny Favorite. But the investigation takes an unexpected and somber turn.
Votes: 71,662 | Gross: $17.19M
18. Super Dark Times (2017)
103 min | Drama, Thriller
Teenagers Zach and Josh have been best friends their whole lives, but when a gruesome accident leads to a cover-up, the secret drives a wedge between them and propels them down a rabbit hole of escalating paranoia and violence.
Votes: 13,099 | Gross: $0.03M
19. Pâfekuto burû (1997)
R | 81 min | Animation, Horror, Mystery
A retired pop singer turned actress' sense of reality is shaken when she is stalked by an obsessed fan and seemingly a ghost of her past.
Votes: 41,311 | Gross: $0.44M
20. Wat is er toch van Baby Jane terechtgekomen? (1962)
18 | 134 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
A former child star torments her paraplegic sister in their decaying Hollywood mansion.
Votes: 44,086 | Gross: $4.05M
21. The Devils (1971)
18 | 111 min | Biography, Drama, History
In 17th-century France, Father Urbain Grandier seeks to protect the city of Loudun from the corrupt establishment of Cardinal Richelieu. Hysteria occurs within the city when he is accused of witchcraft by a sexually repressed nun.
22. The Hive (2014)
R | 93 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A young man suffering from amnesia must dig deep into the far reaches of his mind to remember who he is and save the love of his life before a virus that has infected him takes over.
23. Dreamscape (1984)
12 | 99 min | Action, Adventure, Horror
A young psychic on the run from himself is recruited by a government agency experimenting with the use of the dream-sharing technology and is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of the U.S. president.
Votes: 12,323 | Gross: $11.48M
26. Hipersomnia (2016)
90 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
A young actress rehearsing for a play about human trafficking begins to relive terrifying scenes that may be dreams -- or an alternate reality.
27. Dread (2009)
16 | 108 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
Three college students set out to document what other people dread the most. However, one of the three turns out to secretly be a sadistic psychopath who uses this knowledge to gruesomely torture the subjects.
28. Call of Cthulhu: The Official Video Game (2018 Video Game)
Adventure, Horror, Mystery
A Private Detective, Edward Pierce is a mission to find the truth behind the death of an acclaimed artist and her family on a Darkwater Island in Boston.
29. Outlast 2 (2017 Video Game)
Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Investigative Journalists Blake and his wife Lynn, travel to the Arizona Desert to pursue a lead on a popular suicide, but are soon ambushed by a mysterious and terrifying cult.
30. Outlast (2013 Video Game)
Adventure, Horror, Mystery
Freelance journalist, Miles Upshur, is requested by an anonymous individual to investigate the Mount Massive Asylum, only to find it overrun by the asylum's deranged patients.
31. Manhunt 2 (2007 Video Game)
18 | Action, Adventure, Drama
Follows Daniel Lamb, a mental patient suffering from amnesia as he tries to uncover his identity. He is accompanied by Leo Kasper, a sociopathic assassin who guides Daniel in his journey.
32. Observer (2017 Video Game)
Adventure, Drama, Horror
Grim cyberpunk first person adventure game about a burnt-out cop investigating what caused a rundown apartment building to go under automatic lockdown, which brings him face to face with the ghosts from his past.
33. Alice: Madness Returns (2011 Video Game)
10 year old Alice lost her family in a fire. For 10 years she remained catatonic in an asylum while her condition caused Wonderland to turn - dark.
34. Be My Cat: A Film for Anne (2015)
87 min | Horror, Thriller
An aspiring Romanian filmmaker obsessed with Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway goes to shocking extremes to convince Anne to star in his upcoming film.
35. Zirneklis (1992)
98 min | Drama, Horror
Nubile shut-in agrees to model for a strange artist as Virgin Mary. His sinister influence corrupts her repressed sexual urges causing her to have delusions and nightmares about a giant spider raping her. A priest tries to save her.
37. Silent Hill 4: The Room (2004 Video Game)
Adventure, Horror, Mystery
A man wakes up and sees himself trapped inside his apartment, which is completely locked and without a way out. Without clues of how that happened, he finds an mysterious hole in his bathroom that could be the exit.
39. Don't Hug Me I'm Scared 6 (2016 TV Short)
8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
All alone, Yellow Guy tries to stop a lamp from teaching him about dreams. While Red Guy finds out the truth about the puppet's existence.
40. Gipeun bam gabjagi (1981)
95 min | Horror
Psychological and Supernatural drama/horror. Wife is suspecting husband's infidelity since arrival of their young housekeeper who carries a mysterious wooden doll with herself.
41. Condemned 2: Bloodshot (2008 Video Game)
Action, Crime, Horror
Ethan Thomas, a former Serial Crimes Unit investigator, is brought back into action to hunt down the killer of his former partner and uncover the disturbing secrets behind an increasingly dark and violent city.
42. 19 Willock Place (2018)
90 min | Horror
A young African man living in Scotland, tormented by the earthbound spirits with unfinished business, Unravels the buried secret of a "widow" who lived in his new home "19 Willock Place"
43. El Sereno (2017)
Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Fernando (Gastón Pauls), a lonely and tormented man, gets a job as a night watchman in a warehouse close to being demolished. The building is huge, with several floors and wings ... See full summary »
44. Within These Walls (2015)
95 min | Horror
A prisoner in her own home, a captive in her own body. Assaulted and trapped with no one to hear her cries for help...and knowing no one will believe her if they do. This is the terrifying ... See full summary »
45. Omnicron (2019)
Horror | Pre-production
A young cognitive science student enlists the aid of a paranormal psychologist and a young man with a century old secret to ease her sleep paralysis of the Omnicron, a demon conspiracy as old as time.
47. Alan Wake's American Nightmare (2012 Video Game)
Action, Drama, Horror
The third and final DLC for Alan Wake (2010). Whilst in Arizona, Alan Wake finds himself again confronting his evil twin, Mr. Scratch, who spreads darkness where ever he goes.
48. Creepers (2014)
93 min | Horror
One dark and stormy night the tax man pays a visit to an eccentric horror fan who keeps the unwelcome guest distracted by telling him 4 tales of terror from the stories of Joe R. Lansdale, Edgar Allan Poe, Lafcadio Hearn and Jeff Strand.
50. As Filhas do Fogo (1978)
98 min | Horror, Thriller
Woman living in São Paulo goes to Gramado, South of Brazil, to visit a friend of hers. Together, they meet an odd woman who engages in strange experiences in parapsychology. From then on, bizarre events are bound to happen.