2020 and upcoming horror

This update listing includes movies that were released theatrically in 2019 and are now getting a home viewing release. Plus movies coming in 2020 and beyond!

Additions are added often. Click back for updates.

The Addams Family – Released on Digital on December 24th and on Blu-ray and DVD on January 21st by Universal Pictures.

After Midnight – Cranked Up will be giving the movie a select theatrical run-out and VOD release in the first quarter of 2020

All Must Die – Completed. Awaiting distribution

All Who Follow – In production


Antlers – Will be released by Fox Searchlight Pictures in 2020 on a date to be confirmed. It has been rated ‘R’ by the MPAA for “violence including gruesome images, and for language.”

Army of the Dead – Released on Netflix in 2020

Attack of the Unknown – Directed by Brandon Slagle. Completed, awaiting distribution

BabyFace – A young woman is stalked by an unknown assailant while preparing for a week alone by herself. Filming

Black Christmas (reboot) – Released theatrically on December 13th 2019.  Home viewing release soon.

Blade: The Iron Cross – John Lechago. Filming soon for 2020 release

Block Z – Now in post-production with a 2020 release planned

Blood Curse II: Asmodeus Rises – Still in production for 2020 release

The Bloody Man – In post-production, will be released on the festival circuit in 2020

Blumhouse Fantasy Island Horror (untitled) – Sony / Columbia theatrical release on February 14th 2020

Bonejangles 2 – Brett DeJager, in pre-production for a planned 2020 release

Brahms: The Boy II – STX Entertainment theatrical release on February 21st 2020

Candyman reboot – Scheduled to be released theatrically by Universal Pictures on June 12th 2020

Castle Freak – Tate Steinsiek, in production for 2020 release


Clown Fear – Released on DVD, Digital, and On-Demand February 18, 2020, by Lionsgate.

The Coll3tor aka The Collector 3 – Marcus Dunstan – Filming for 2020 release

Color Out of Space – Currently on the festival circuit. Will be released in the USA in 2020 by RLJE Films

Come to Daddy – Currently on the festival circuit. Will be released in the USA in 2020 by Saban Films


Crepitus – Indican Pictures releasing on November 1st 2019 (theatrical) and December 13th 2019 (DVD, VOD).


D@abbe 7 aka Dabbe: El-Nazar – Turkish supernatural horror. In production


Dark Light – Padraig Reynolds – On the festival circuit, release date to be announced

The Dawn – Completed, awaiting distribution

Dead Air – Completed and on the festival circuit

The Dead Ones – Currently showing at festivals

Death Rider – Glenn Danzig’s vampire spaghetti western. In post-production for 2020 release

Deathboard – Brad Twigg, USA – Currently in post-production

Deathcember – Twenty-four directors contribute to dark tales. In production for early 2020 release

Demonic Doorways – Australian horror. Completed and being distributed by Summer Hill Entertainment

Derleth: The Awakening – Michael Lang, USA. In post-production

Depraved – Currently available on VOD, will be released by Scream Factory-IFC Midnight as a Blu-ray + DVD combo pack on January 7th 2020.

Don’t Breathe 2 – Filming in Spring 2020

The Dwelling (formerly Bed of the Dead) – Uncork’d Entertainment is releasing The Dwelling on Digital and DVD November 26th, 2019

Evil Dead 2020 sequel – Status: in development

Extracurricular – Will be released by Samuel Goldwyn Films on VOD in January 2020

Freaks – Released on Digital on December 3rd and on Blu-ray + DVD combo on December 10th

Funhouse – Released in Sweden in January 2020, other territories available

Getaway – In production

Ghostbusters – Sony / Columbia theatrical release on July 10th 2020

Godzilla vs. Kong – Scheduled to be released theatrically on March 13, 2020, in 2D, 3D, and IMAX

Gotta Kill ‘Em All – In post-production. Release expected in 2020

Great White – shark attack film from Thrills and Spills and Piccadilly Pictures. To be released 2021

Gretel and Hansel – Theatrical release by United Artists on January 31st 2020

The Grudge – Released theatrically on January 3, 2020

Halloween Ends – Pre-production. Scheduled to be released on 15 October 2021

Halloween Kills – Currently filming. Scheduled to be released on October 16th 2020


Homewrecker – Still doing the festival circuit [click title for reviews]. Release date TBC

Hotel Transylvania 4 – Sony / Columbia theatrical release on December 22nd 2021

The Hunt – Pulled from release with a new date to be announced at some point

I Scream on the Beach! – British low-budget retro horror.  World premiere at the Horror-on-Sea Film Festival, in Southend on Sea, on January 12th, 2020

The Invisible Man – Universal theatrical release on February 28th, 2020

Jurassic World 3 – Universal theatrical release on June 11th 2021

Killer Retreat – British psychological thriller feature film in which seven people go on a therapeutic weekend that leads to violence and death. Completed, release to be announced.

Laid to Rest: Exhumed – In production

Last Night in Soho – Directed by Edgar Wright. Principal filming completed. Released theatrically on September 25th 2020

Malignant – Filming has begun on this James Wan Giallo. Release date in summer 2020

Memory: The Origins of Alien – Released on Blu-ray and DVD on November 5th 2019

Morbius – Columbia theatrical release on July 31st 2020

A Quiet Place 2 – Principal filming completed. The Paramount Pictures will be released on March 20th in 2020

Rasuk 2 – Indonesian horror, in post-production

The Room – Playing various festivals, release date TBC

Santa Muerte – In development: Screen Gems has hired Gigi Saul Guerrero (Into the Dark: Culture Shock) to direct.


Saw reboot – scheduled to be released on May 15, 2020

Scare Package – Premiered at the Sitges Film Festival in Spain. Release date TBC

The Seventh Day – Cinestate and Fangoria production in development for 2020 release

She Never Died – Release date to be announced


Scoob! – The animated reboot of Scooby-Doo will be released on May 15th 2020

The Sonata – Released on VOD on January 10th 2020

The Special – American horror about a man who follows his friend down a dark rabbit hole into a landscape of nightmarish addiction. Reviews but release date to be confirmed

Spooky Jack – Animated. Universal theatrical release on September 21st 2021




Tremors: Island Fury – Filming in Thailand from November for a 2020 release

Trespassers – Released on Blu-ray and DVD by Scream Factory-IFC Midnight on January 7th 2020

Trick – Released on Blu-ray and DVD on December 17, 2019

The Troop – The James Wan produced movie will be released in 2020, the exact date TBC

Untitled Conjuring Universe Film – Warner Bros. (New Line) theatrical release on September 11th 2020

Untitled New Line Horror Film – Warner Bros. (New Line) theatrical release on September 10th 2021

Untitled New Line Horror Film – Warner Bros. (New Line) theatrical release on September 9th 2022

The Village in the Woods – available on Digital Download from 14th October via Amazon and other streaming platforms

Wrong Turn (reboot) – Currently filming in Ohio [October 7th] for a 2020 release

Zombieland: Double Tap – Released theatrically on October 18th, 2019