Feast your eyes on the devilishly good trick or treats coming to Prime Video in time for Halloween
Prime Video has unveiled its Halloween watchlist, and as expected, it’s packed with devilishly tempting tricks and treats. With Halloween right around the corner, our traditional horror watchlist is already taking a bashing. But thankfully, there is a Pandora’s box of titles heading to Prime Video for our viewing pleasure. And if you’re hoping for some epic binge-worthy series, and a chilling horror movie or two, you’ve come to the right place.
Alongside the platform debut of The Walking Dead, the streamer will add Charmed, The Exorcist, and The Vampire Diaries to its list of binge-worthy TV shows. While on the movie front, the season chills arrive in the form of World War Z, Carrie (1976), and Paranormal Activity. And these titles are just the tip of the sarcophagus. But don’t take my word for it. Grab the arm of your chair; move to the edge of your seat, and grab the cushions because Prime Video’s Halloween watchlist will chill you to the bone!
Dead Ringers (Global Original) – The Mantle twins, identical from head to toe, are on a mission to change the way women give birth.
The Devil’s Hour (UK Original) – International Emmy nominated UK Original series, The Devil’s Hour, starring Jessica Raine and Peter Capaldi, follows social worker Lucy who wakes up every night with strange visions and a sense of deja-vu at exactly 3.33AM. These ‘dreams’ bring Lucy and her emotionally detached son into a police investigation and they find themselves in the midst of a hunt for an elusive serial killer.
The Walking Dead – Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes wakes up from a coma to learn the world is in ruins and must lead a group of survivors to stay alive.
Make Me Scream (Global Original) – Celebrity teams embark on a game where they must face a series of bone-chilling scare zones while trying NOT to scream, to win the prestigious Medal of Mayhem.
Harlan Coben’s Shelter (Global Original) – Mickey has a mother in rehab, a dead father, an annoying aunt and a new school in New Jersey. When a creepy old woman tells him that his father isn’t dead, Mickey thinks he’s losing his mind.
THEM (Global Original) – A Black family moves to an all-white Los Angeles neighbourhood where malevolent forces, next door and otherworldly, threaten to taunt, ravage and destroy them.
The Exorcist – Follows two priests dealing with cases of a demonic presence targeting a family and a foster home.
Charmed – Three Halliwell sisters discover that they are descendants of a line of good female witches and are destined to fight against the forces of evil, using their combined power of witchcraft known as the “Power of Three”.
Supernatural – Two brothers follow their father’s footsteps as hunters, fighting evil supernatural beings of many kinds, including monsters, demons, and gods that roam the earth.
The Vampire Diaries – Creatures of unspeakable horror lurk beneath Mystic Falls, Virginia, as a teenage girl is suddenly torn between two vampire brothers.
MOVIES ON PRIME VIDEO
Totally Killer (Global Original) – When the infamous “Sweet Sixteen Killer” returns 35 years after his first murder spree to claim another victim, 17-year-old Jamie accidentally travels back in time to 1987, determined to stop the killer before he can start.
Hotel Transylvania: Transformania (Global Original) – After one experiment, Johnny turns into a monster and everyone else becomes human. Now it has to be seen whether they will be able to reverse this experiment.
Saw V – Following Jigsaw’s grisly demise, Mark Hoffman is commended as a hero, but Agent Strahm is suspicious, and delves into Hoffman’s past. Meanwhile, another group of people are put through a series of gruesome tests.
The Others – During World War II, a woman who lives with her two photosensitive children on her darkened old family estate in the Channel Islands becomes convinced that the home is haunted.
Carrie (1976) – Carrie White, a shy, friendless teenage girl who is sheltered by her domineering, religious mother, unleashes her telekinetic powers after being humiliated by her classmates at her senior prom.
A Quiet Place – A family struggles for survival in a world where most humans have been killed by blind but noise-sensitive creatures. They are forced to communicate in sign language to keep the creatures at bay.
Paranormal Activity – After moving into a suburban home, a couple becomes increasingly disturbed by a nightly demonic presence.
World War Z – Former United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop a zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments and threatens to destroy humanity itself.
Last Shift – A rookie cop is tasked with taking the last shift at a police station before it is permanently closed, but it turns into a living nightmare.
Follow Me – A social media personality travels with his friends to Moscow to capture new content for his successful VLOG. Always pushing the limits and catering to a growing audience, they enter a cold world of mystery, excess, and danger.
Prey for the Devil – A nun prepares to perform an exorcism and comes face to face with a demonic force with mysterious ties to her past.
Stitches – A clown comes back from the dead to haunt those who took his life during a fatal party mishap.
Malignant – Madison is paralysed by shocking visions of grisly murders, and her torment worsens as she discovers that these waking dreams are in fact terrifying realities.
DOCUMENTARIES AND SPECIALS
Pennywise: The Story of It – A documentary surrounding It (1990), based upon the Stephen King novel of the same name, which featured a notorious villain known mostly as Pennywise.
Killer Legends – Delving into our collective nightmares, this horror-documentary investigates the origins of our most terrifying urban legends and the true stories that may have inspired them.
Paranormal Portals – From apparitions to poltergeist attacks, experience the harrowing and chilling paranormal for yourself.
RENT & BUY
And if this content isn’t enough to fill your coffin, the streamer will also add a host of new titles to rent or buy. So your Halloween watchlist has no excuse to be light on the horror. Check out the full list below.
Scream VI – The survivors of the Ghostface killings leave Woodsboro behind and start a fresh chapter in New York City.
Spiral: From the Book of Saw – A criminal mastermind unleashes a twisted form of justice in Spiral, the terrifying new chapter from the book of Saw.
Renfield – Renfield, Dracula’s henchman and inmate at the lunatic asylum for decades, longs for a life away from the Count, his various demands, and all of the bloodshed that comes with them.
Pearl – In 1918, a young woman on the brink of madness pursues stardom in a desperate attempt to escape the drudgery, isolation, and lovelessness of life on her parents’ farm.
The Pope’s Exorcist – Gabriele Amorth, the Vatican’s leading exorcist, investigates the possession of a child and uncovers a conspiracy the Vatican has tried to keep secret.
M3gan – A robotics engineer at a toy company builds a life-like doll that begins to take on a life of its own.
Halloween Ends – The saga of Michael Myers and Laurie Strode comes to a spine-chilling climax in the final instalment of this trilogy.
What a devilishly good list of new titles for us to explore. Prime Video has cemented itself as the home of top-quality entertainment. And now with this amazing list of titles, the streamer is rivaling its competitors as the home of horror. We cannot wait to dive in headfirst and explore the bounty that awaits us. Subscribe to our newsletter at the top of our homepage to stay up-to-date with all the latest horror news and reviews from Future of the Force.
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