Fall might be considered the ultimate horror movie season, but this summer has some of the most thrilling horror movies of the year. These nine horror movies out in summer 2018 will have you prepared months early for Halloween season, with a bit of everything for all types of horror fans. Not only do many of these films look absolutely terrifying, but many of them are long-awaited flicks finally coming to theaters.
If you're a fan of the Purge movies, you'll finally get to see the prequel The First Purge, which has a political twist that echoes 2016's The Purge: Election Year,looking into the abuse of power that marginalized people face. The fourth Predator movie, meanwhile, which follows up 2010's Predators, also comes out this summer, starring the incredible cast of Keegan-Michael Key, Olivia Munn, Sterling K. Brown, Alfie Allen, and Jacob Tremblay.
It’s also an excellent time for horror adaptations, from gothic classic The Little Stranger starring Domhnall Gleeson, to Eli Roth’s family-friendly adaptation of The House with a Clock in Its Walls. So if you’re still trying to figure out your summer plans, what better way to take a break from the warm weather than spending it in a cool, dimly-lit movie theater?