9 Scary Movies to Watch This Summer (Videos)

Who said thrillers and horror movies are only for Halloween?

“It Comes at Night”

Release Date: June 9

This raved-about horror movie imagines something that’s even worse than the end of the world.

“47 Meters Down”

Release Date: June 16

If you’re afraid of sharks, you might never swim in the ocean again after seeing this movie.

“The Beguiled”

Release Date: June 23

This movie takes place during the Civil War at an all-girls school. When a wounded Union soldier shows up, things take a dark turn.

“Amityville: The Awakening”

Release Date: The date was June 30, but the release was just recently delayed

A family unwittingly moves into a haunted house.

“A Ghost Story”

Release Date: July 7

A recently-deceased ghost tries to reconnect with his wife.

“Wish Upon”

Release Date: July 14

Be careful what you wish for.

“The Dark Tower”

Release Date: Aug. 4

A movie adaptation of Stephen King’s book series.

“Annabell: Creation”

Release Date: Aug. 11

An orphanage becomes the target of a possessed doll.


Release Date: Sept. 8

Pennywise is back in this remake of the 1990s miniseries — based on a Stephen King novel.