The Horror Genre is Back and Better Than Ever!
It’s been a while since we had some truly scary movies to look forward to, but 2023 is shaping up to be a great year for horror fans. From reboots of classic franchises to new original movies, there’s something for everyone. Here are some of the most anticipated scary movie release dates for 2023.
January 13th – Scream 5
The Scream franchise is back for its fifth installment, and it’s promising to be just as bloody and thrilling as the previous movies. The original cast members, including Neve Campbell and Courteney Cox, are returning, and the story will follow a new generation of teens being terrorized by the iconic Ghostface.
February 10th – The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It
The Conjuring franchise has been scaring audiences since 2013, and this third movie promises to be just as terrifying. Based on a true story, the movie follows the investigation of a murder in which the defendant claims demonic possession as his defense. Ed and Lorraine Warren are back to help solve the case.
March 17th – Halloween Ends
The Halloween franchise is coming to an end with this movie, and fans are curious to see how it will all wrap up. Jamie Lee Curtis is back as Laurie Strode, and the movie promises to be a thrilling conclusion to the long-running franchise.
April 21st – A Quiet Place Part III
The first two A Quiet Place movies were a huge success, and fans are eagerly awaiting the third installment. While details about the plot are being kept under wraps, we can expect more of the same heart-pumping tension and jump scares.
May 19th – Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City
Based on the popular video game series, this movie promises to be a fresh take on the Resident Evil franchise. It will follow the events of the first two games and will feature a new cast of characters.
June 23rd – The Forever Purge
The Purge franchise is back with a new movie that promises to be just as violent and gory as the previous installments. Set after the events of the last movie, a group of people must band together to survive the latest Purge.
July 21st – The Exorcist
The Exorcist is getting a reboot for a new generation, and it promises to be just as terrifying as the original. The movie will follow a new family being terrorized by a demonic possession, and we can expect some truly horrifying scenes.
August 11th – Don’t Breathe 2
The first Don’t Breathe movie was a surprise hit, and the sequel promises to be just as thrilling. Stephen Lang is back as the Blind Man, and this time he’s taking on a group of kidnappers who try to take advantage of him.
September 22nd – Salem’s Lot
Stephen King’s classic novel is getting a new adaptation, and fans are hoping it will live up to the hype. The story follows a writer who returns to his hometown to discover that it’s being overrun by vampires.
October 20th – The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre is getting a new sequel, and it promises to be just as gory and terrifying as the original. The movie will follow a group of friends who stumble upon a town where Leatherface is still on the loose.
November 10th – Army of Thieves
While not strictly a horror movie, Army of Thieves promises to be a thrilling heist movie with a supernatural twist. It’s a prequel to the popular movie Army of the Dead and will follow the character of Dieter as he pulls off a daring bank robbery.
December 15th – Avatar 2
Again, not strictly a horror movie, but with James Cameron at the helm, we can expect some truly terrifying scenes in this sequel to the popular movie Avatar. The movie promises to explore more of the world of Pandora and the Na’vi people.
2023 is shaping up to be a great year for horror fans, with plenty of scary movies to look forward to. Whether you’re a fan of classic franchises or new original movies, there’s something for everyone. So, get ready to be scared!