Whether it’s ghosts and goblins or pumpkins and potions, DUSA is preparing for the spooky season. So, what better way to welcome the witches and prepare for the ultimate fright night than with some horror classics? Here are our faves!
When Ellen, the matriarch of the Graham family passes away, her daughter’s family begins to unravel cryptic and alarming secrets about their ancestors. The more they discover, the more they find themselves trying to leave behind the sinister fate they have inherited. Don’t let this freaky family fear you away!
The Exorcist (1973)
Based loosely on actual events, this eerie watch explores the dramatic and dangerous changes in behavior and physical features of a 12-year-old girl. From swearing like a sailor and speaking in tongues, this movie comes face to face with the devil in ways you can’t imagine.
Filmed in almost complete silence, this story shows a deaf and mute writer who retreated to the woods to live in solidarity fighting for her life when a masked killer appears at her window. You won’t be able to keep hush during this one…
The Conjuring and Conjuring 2
You guessed it, yet another two movies based on true events. Both the Conjuring and Conjuring 2 follow paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren as they attempt to help those targeted by malicious spirits. Watch them consecutively for a chilling yet thrilling experience.
After John gifts his expectant wife a beautiful rare vintage doll in a pure white wedding dress, the couple begins to experience petrifying supernatural occurrences in their home. Who would have thought a lovely doll named Anabelle could be so evil?
Other spine-tingling honorable mentions are Insidious, The Shining, Silence of the Lambs, Clown, The Cabin in the Woods, Train to Busan and Veronica.
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