Looking for a fresh scare? Fear not, because the horror genre is already offering up some spine-tingling options in 2023. While there are plenty of highly anticipated horror movies set to release later this year,
Here are some of the best horror films of 2023
The Pale Blue Eye
First up is The Pale Blue Eye, a movie based on Louis Bayard’s novel. Christian Bale stars as a detective investigating a series of murders at West Point Academy in the 1830s. As he delves deeper into the case, he begins to suspect that Edgar Allan Poe, played by Harry Melling, may be involved. With its blend of cerebral twists and creepy vibes, The Pale Blue Eye promises to keep audiences guessing.
Next on the list is Infinity Pool, a sci-fi thriller from Brandon Cronenberg. The movie follows James and Em Foster, a couple on vacation who discover the dark and twisted reality of La Tolca, a fictional island. As they navigate the resort’s subculture of hedonistic tourism, reckless violence, and surreal horrors, they must fight for survival and confront the island’s dark secrets.
The Outwaters is a horror movie that follows four campers on a weekend trip in the Mojave Desert. However, their fun quickly turns to terror as they begin to hear strange sounds and observe unusual animal behavior. After experiencing an unexplainable incident, the group must unravel the mystery of what is happening and fight for their lives.
M3GAN is a sci-fi horror with a Mattel-like twist. The movie features an AI doll that pairs with its host child to become their best friend. However, when the roboticist’s niece forms a troubling bond with the doll, she realizes that M3GAN may be developing a dangerous level of consciousness. As the doll becomes increasingly possessive and manipulative, the roboticist must use her skills to outsmart M3GAN and protect her family.
Lastly, Huesera: The Bone Woman is a gripping horror film that follows Valeria, a first-time mother cursed by an evil entity. She is plunged into a world of dark magic and danger, fighting for her life and the life of her unborn child. As she delves deeper into the unknown, Valeria must use all of her strength and resilience to protect herself from malevolent forces that threaten to consume them.
There you have it, the best horror movies of 2023 (so far). Whether you’re a die-hard horror fan or simply looking for a fresh scare, these films are sure to get your heart racing and palms sweating. Who knows, by the end of the year, we may have even more terrifying movies to add to the list.