December is a dreary month for horror movies, with few theatrical releases and most people too busy to care as much about movies anyway. While post-Halloween depression still feels fresh and next October seeming eons away, we can still look forward to an uptick in genre offerings next month. Below, in chronological order, are the Top 5 movies to look forward come January 2018.
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Insidious: The Last Key (Directed by Adam Robitel) [Featured Image]
Release Date: January 5, 2018
Official Synopsis: In the supernatural thriller, which welcomes back franchise standout Lin Shaye as Dr. Elise Rainier, the brilliant parapsychologist faces her most fearsome and personal haunting yet: in her own family home.
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Day of the Dead: Bloodline (Directed by Hector Hernandez Vicens)
Release Date: January 5, 2018 (VOD)
Official Synopsis: A small group of military personnel and survivalists dwell in an underground bunker as they seek to find a cure in a world overrun by zombies.
Inside (Directed by Miguel Angel Vivas)
Release Date: January 12, 2018 (VOD)
Official Synopsis: Young mother-to-be Sarah is trying to rebuild her broken life: recently widowed in a shattering car crash that left her partially deaf, with her baby’s birth uncomfortably long overdue and alone, unpacking in unfamiliar surroundings having just moved home. She can only just stay afloat. As night descends on her deserted suburban street, there’s an unexpected arrival at the doorstep: Sarah receives a most unwelcome visitor.
Alone and carrying her baby, Sarah faces a calculating, cold-hearted and predatory woman – an adversary who will stop at nothing to snatch her unborn child. Trapped and disorientated, barely able to hear the evil that stalks her, Sarah must unleash all her reserves of strength to protect her baby and survive the night. Never underestimate a mother’s protective fury!
Mom and Dad (Directed by Brian Taylor)
Release Date: January 19, 2018 (VOD)
Official Synopsis: The story follows a teenage girl and her little brother who must survive a wild 24 hours during which a mass hysteria of unknown origins causes parents to turn violently on their own kids.
Death House (Directed by Harrison Smith)
Release Date: January 26, 2018 (Limited)
Official Synopsis: Two federal agents fight their way through nine levels of Hell inside a secret prison known as the Death House. A facility-wide prison break turns their flight into a tour of horrors as they push toward the ultimate evil housed in the lowest depths of the earth.