Best Horror Movies of 2008

1.

Hellboy II: The Golden Army

5.7
7.0/10 IMDB

An evil elf breaks an ancient pact between humans and creatures, and is on a mission to release 'The Golden Army', a deadly group of fighting machines that can destroy the human race. As Hell on Earth is ready to erupt, Hellboy and his crew set out to defeat prince and his army.

Starring: Ron Perlman, Selma Blair, Jeffrey Tambor, Doug Jones, John Hurt, Luke Goss, John Alexander, James Dodd, Seth MacFarlane, Anna Walton ..
Directed by: Guillermo del Toro
Release date: 2008-07-11
2.

Mirrors

5.1
6.2/10 IMDB

An ex-cop and his family are the target of an evil force that is using mirrors as a gateway into their home.

Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, Paula Patton, Amy Smart, Cameron Boyce, Erica Gluck, Jason Flemyng, Darren Kent, Ezra Buzzington, Julian Glover, Mary Beth Peil ..
Directed by: Alexandre Aja
Release date: 2008-08-15
3.

The Strangers

5.1
6.2/10 IMDB

After returning from a wedding reception, a couple staying in an isolated vacation house receive a knock on the door in the mid-hours of the night. What ensues is a violent invasion by three strangers, their faces hidden behind masks. The couple find themselves in a violent struggle, in which they go beyond what either of them thought capable in order to survive.

Starring: Liv Tyler, Scott Speedman, Gemma Ward, Laura Margolis, Kip Weeks, Glenn Howerton, Alex Fisher, Peter Clayton-Luce ..
Directed by: Bryan Bertino
Release date: 2008-05-29
4.

Saw V

4.9
5.8/10 IMDB

Detective Hoffman is seemingly the last person alive to carry on the Jigsaw legacy. But when his secret is threatened, he must go on the hunt to eliminate all the loose ends.

Starring: Tobin Bell, Costas Mandylor, Scott Patterson, Betsy Russell, Mark Rolston, Julie Benz, Carlo Rota, Meagan Good, Shawnee Smith, Greg Bryk ..
Directed by: David Hackl
Release date: 2008-10-23
5.

Repo! The Genetic Opera

4.8
6.6/10 IMDB

By the year 2056, an epidemic of organ failures has devastated the planet. The megacorporation GeneCo provides organ transplants on a payment plan - and those who can’t fulfill their plans have their organs repossessed. In the midst of this, a sickly teenager discovers a shocking secret about herself, her father, and their connection to GeneCo.

Starring: Alexa PenaVega, Paul Sorvino, Anthony Stewart Head, Sarah Brightman, Paris Hilton, Bill Moseley, Nivek Ogre, Terrance Zdunich, Sarah Power, Jessica Horn ..
Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman
Release date: 2008-07-18
6.

Dead Set

4.7
7.7/10 IMDB

It's eviction night at the Big Brother house, but something very strange is happening; the dead are coming alive and attacking the living. When zombies attack all of the audience outside, the Big Brother contestants are unaware of the death outside the fan-proof (and zombie-proof) big brother house until the show's runner, Kelly, comes into the house and warns them of the doom outside. Stuck with even less contact with the outside world, the house-mates must sneak out of the house to get supplies, without being seen by the zombies.

Starring: Jaime Winstone, Liz May Brice, Adam Deacon, Kevin Eldon, Davina McCall, Andy Nyman, Riz Ahmed, Warren Brown, Shelley Conn, Beth Cordingly ..
Directed by: Yann Demange
Release date: 2008-01-01
7.

Resident Evil: Degeneration

4.7
6.5/10 IMDB

A zombie attack brings chaos to Harvardville Airport. Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield , who fought the sinister Umbrella Corporation during the Raccoon City tragedy 7 years ago, are back. In high-octane Resident Evil style, they're ready to battle a rogue warrior who is seeking revenge after his family was killed in Raccoon City. The deadly G-Virus is unleashed and a new mutated monster rampages.

Starring: Alyson Court, Paul Mercier, Laura Bailey, Roger Craig Smith, Crispin Freeman, Salli Saffioti, Michelle Ruff, Michael Sorich, Michael McConnohie, Kirk Thornton ..
Directed by: Makoto Kamiya
Release date: 2008-02-13
8.

Surveillance

4.5
6.3/10 IMDB

An FBI agent tracks a serial killer with the help of three of his would-be victims - all of whom have wildly different stories to tell.

Starring: Julia Ormond, Bill Pullman, Pell James, Caroline Aaron, Hugh Dillon, David Gane, Gill Gayle, Kent Harper, Michael Ironside, Shannon Jardine ..
Directed by: Jennifer Chambers Lynch
Release date: 2008-02-08
9.

The Cottage

4.3
6.1/10 IMDB

In a remote part of the countryside, a bungled kidnapping turns into a living nightmare for four central characters when they cross paths with a psychopathic farmer and all hell breaks loose.

Starring: Andy Serkis, Reece Shearsmith, Jennifer Ellison, Steven O'Donnell, James Bierman, Cat Meacher, Danny Nussbaum, Logan Wong, Jonathan Chan-Pensley, Simon Schatzberger ..
Directed by: Paul Andrew Williams
Release date: 2008-02-07
10.

Quarantine

4.3
5.9/10 IMDB

A television reporter and her cameraman are trapped inside a building quarantined by the CDC after the outbreak of a mysterious virus which turns humans into bloodthirsty killers.

Starring: Jennifer Carpenter, Steve Harris, Jay Hernandez, Johnathon Schaech, Columbus Short, Andrew Fiscella, Rade Šerbedžija, Greg Germann, Bernard White, Dania Ramirez ..
Directed by: John Erick Dowdle
Release date: 2008-10-10

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