10 Psychological Horror Movies to Watch This Halloween 

Oct 24, 2023, 04:50 PM IST

10 Psychological Horror Movies to Watch This Halloween 

Kshitij Rawat

As Halloween approaches, it’s the perfect time to immerse yourself in the spine-tingling world of psychological horror. So, dim the lights, grab your favourite snacks, and watch these movies. 

Psycho (1960) 

Alfred Hitchcock’s iconic film that explores the disturbed mind of a motel owner. 

Hereditary (2018) 

A modern horror masterpiece that delves deep into a family’s disturbing secrets. 

Get Out (2017) 

Jordan Peele’s thought-provoking horror film with a focus on social issues like everyday casual racism. 

The Babadook (2014) 

A gripping exploration of grief and maternal fear, disguised as a supernatural tale. 

Black Swan (2010) 

A psychological thriller with elements of horror, focusing on a ballerina’s descent into madness. 

The Witch (2015) 

A slow-burning, atmospheric horror film set in 17th-century New England. 

The Sixth Sense (1999) 

M Night Shyamalan’s film about a young boy who can see and communicate with the dead. 

Donnie Darko (2001) 

A mind-bending cult classic that mixes elements of psychological horror with science fiction.  

Rosemary’s Baby (1968) 

A classic film about a woman who suspects that her neighbours and husband are part of a satanic cult.