50+ Slasher Horror Movies Like “Scream”

Similar to films like “Friday the 13th“, “Hush“, “A Nightmare on Elm Street”, etc., “Scream” is easily among the top 10 best slasher horror movies you can find today, and as such, it’s understandable why you’re desperately searching for other films like it, and if that’s the case, then today, we’ll be showing you 50+ best slasher horror movies that are like “Scream”.

Movies like "Scream"

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50+ Slasher Horror Movies Like “Scream”

MOVIESRELEASEDRUNTIMERATING
Halloween19781h 31m7.7 (300K)
Halloween II19811h 32m6.5 (100K)
Halloween III: Season of the Witch19821h 38m5.1 (60K)
Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers19881h 28m5.8 (58K)
Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers19891h 36m4.9 (46K)
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers19951h 27m4.7 (41K)
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later19981h 26m5.8 (81K)
Halloween: Resurrection20021h 30m3.9 (48K)
Halloween20071h 49m6.0 (129K)
Halloween II20091h 45m4.8 (59K)
Halloween20181h 46m6.5 (166K)
Halloween Kills20211h 45m5.5 (96K)
Halloween Ends20221h 51m5.0 (68K)
Friday the 13th19801h 35m6.4 (154K)
Friday the 13th: Part 219811h 27m6.1 (76K)
Friday the 13th: Part 319821h 35m5.6 (59K)
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter19841h 31m6.0 (58K)
Friday the 13th: A New Beginning19851h 32m4.7 (43K)
Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives19861h 26m6.0 (50K)
Friday the 13th: The New Blood19881h 28m5.2 (41K)
Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan19891h 40m4.5 (42K)
Jason Goes to Hell19931h 27m4.1 (36K)
Jason X20011h 32m4.4 (60K)
Freddy vs. Jason20031h 37m5.7 (126K)
Friday the 13th20091h 37m5.5 (115K)
Friday the 13th: The Awakening20231h 04m5.4 (176)
A Nightmare on Elm Street19841h 31m7.4 (257K)
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge19851h 27m5.4 (76K)
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors19871h 36m6.6 (88K)
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master19881h 33m5.6 (60K)
A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Dream Child19891h 29m5.0 (50K)
Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare19911h 29m4.7 (50K)
New Nightmare19941h 52m6.4 (63K)
A Nightmare on Elm Street20101h 35m5.2 (106K)
Don’t Breathe20161h 28m7.1 (293K)
Don’t Breathe 220211h 38m6.0 (69K)
Orphan20092h 03m7.0 (246K)
Orphan: First Kill20221h 39m5.9 (44K)
Happy Death Day20171h 36m6.6 (158K)
Happy Death Day 2U20191h 40m6.2 (83K)
The Babysitter20171h 25m6.3 (105K)
The Babysitter: Killer Queen20201h 41m5.8 (49K)
Fear Street: Part One – 199420211h 47m6.2 (91K)
Fear Street: Part Two – 197820211h 49m6.7 (73K)
Fear Street: Part Three – 166620211h 54m6.6 (61K)
The Invisible Man20202h 04m7.1 (247K)
Hush20161h 22m6.6 (152K)
Freaky20201h 42m6.3 (69K)
The Final Girls20151h 31m6.5 (51K)
Summer of 8420181h 45m6.7 (45K)
Better Watch Out20161h 29m6.5 (43K)
Haunt20191h 32m6.3 (35K)
Totally Killer20231h 46m6.6 (34K)

Halloween

Similar to “Scream”, “Halloween” is a slasher horror movie franchise that features a good number of films, 13 in total, and the story centering on Michael Myers, a masked killer that targets its victims every Halloween.

In the first movie, six-year-old Michael Myers murders his teenage sister, Judith, on Halloween night in 1963. Fifteen years later, he escapes from a mental institution and returns to Haddonfield to stalk and kill babysitter Laurie Strode and her friends. Dr. Samuel Loomis, Michael’s former psychiatrist, tries to stop him, but Michael’s reign of terror leaves a trail of bodies in its wake.

In the second film, Laurie is rushed to the hospital after being attacked by Michael. Michael follows her to the hospital, where he continues his rampage, killing nurses, doctors, and patients. Laurie and Loomis must once again confront Michael and try to put an end to his killing spree.

The subsequent installment in the series follows Michael Myers as he returns every Halloween to continue his killing spree, bringing with him terror to the town of Haddonfield.

So, if you’re looking for the best slasher movies like “Scream”, consider checking out the “Halloween” film series.

Friday the 13th

Movies like "Scream"

Again, similar to both “Scream” and “Halloween”, “Friday the 13th” is another popular slasher horror movie franchise with the story centering on the popular “Jason Vorhees” character.

The first film introduces Camp Crystal Lake, a summer camp where a series of murders took place years earlier. The story follows a group of counselors who attempt to reopen the camp, but they are stalked and killed by an unknown assailant who is later revealed to be Pamela Voorhees, the vengeful mother of a boy who had drowned at the camp years before.

The second film introduces Jason Voorhees, who dons a sack over his head and begins a new wave of killings. The film takes place several years after the first and follows a group of camp counselors who become his victims.

The third film sees Jason acquire his iconic hockey mask and continue his murderous rampage.

Similar to “Halloween”, we see Jason continue on his killing spree in subsequent installments of the film which seems to be never-ending.

A Nightmare on Elm Street

Once again, another slasher movie franchise featuring a killer targeting its victims, but in this case, there’s a twist.

Instead of stalking its victims in the dark or secluded places, Freddy Kruger chooses to stalk and kill his victims in their dreams, making it a case of “You Sleep, You Die”.

“A Nightmare on Elm Street” is one the best slasher horror movies you can find as it deviates a bit from the conventional slasher horror movies you’ve come to know, making it one of the best movies like “Scream” you can find today.

Hush

Movies like "Scream"

And finally, “Hush”. What makes this film unique is the fact that the victim in this case is both deaf and dumb, bringing a different kind of twist and atmosphere from the conventional fast-paced slasher horror films that you’ve come to know. Trust me, it’s definitely worth checking out.

And there you have it, folks, the best slasher horror movies like “Scream” that you find today. Give this post a thumbs up by sharing it if you find it helpful, and as always, I’ll see y’all tomorrow, #peace out!!!

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